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  1. 99% Invisible Episode 121: Cold War Kids

    During the 1961 Berlin Crisis—one of the various moments in the cold war in which we came frighteningly close to engaging in actual war with the Soviets—President John F. Kennedy vowed to identify spaces in “existing structures both public and private that could be used for fallout shelters in case of attack.”

    http://99percentinvisible.org/episode/cold-war-kids/

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  2. Bjarke Ingels: An Architect For A Moment Or An Era? : NPR

    Cartooning was his passion as a kid, and he enrolled in the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Architecture to become better at drawing backgrounds. Now, some call Ingels a "starchitect," because his challenging designs are getting built.

    http://www.npr.org/2014/01/03/259117207/bjarke-ingels-an-architect-for-a-moment-or-an-era

    —Huffduffed by briansuda

  3. Malcolm Gladwell: Secrets of the Underdog’s Success

    Why do underdogs sometimes end up leading the pack? Malcolm Gladwell explores this question in his latest book, "David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants." The bestselling author joins us in studio for a discussion about turning your disadvantage into a winning advantage.

    http://www.kqed.org/a/forum/R201310091000

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  4. The Good Part | You Look Nice Today

    NoJackets You’re gonna love it—the guitar does this “Wheeee!” thing while the drums go all “Chukka chukka booda booda.” OK, here it comes. Shhhh! No wait, that’s not it. Almost there, just

    http://youlooknicetoday.com/episode/good-part

    —Huffduffed by merlinmann

  5. Ken Robinson: Rethinking Educational Paradigms

    Celebrated education expert Ken Robinson argues that most "modern" approaches to learning are actually relics of an outdated, industrial-age system. This program was recorded in collaboration with the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival, on July 8, 2010.

    Sir Ken Robinson is an expert in creativity, innovation, and human resources. He works with governments in Europe, Asia, and the United States, and with international agencies, Fortune 500 companies, and cultural organizations. Robinson led a national commission on creativity, education, and the economy for the UK government and was central in forming a creative- and economic-development strategy as part of the Northern Ireland peace process. Formerly, he was professor of education at the University of Warwick.

    He has received several honorary degrees, the Athena Award from the Rhode Island School of Design, the Peabody Medal, and the Benjamin Franklin Medal from the Royal Society of Arts. He received a knighthood for his services to the arts. His latest book is The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything (Viking, 2009).

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  6. Listen to the podcast: Tim Brown

    Podcast and transcript from Intersections 07 of Tim Brown of Ideo, discussing ‘design thinking’, and whether it can help us be more optimistic about the future of design

    http://www.designcouncil.org.uk/resources-and-events/Designers/Intersections-071/The-challenges-of-design-thinking/

    —Huffduffed by andybudd

  7. 21st Century Skills

    The 21st Century Skills Movement seeks to reform education to better prepare students for success in the modern workplace. Those skills include creativity, innovation, critical thinking, communication and collaboration. We’ll talk to some Silicon Valley veterans who are working to help students attain these skills. And we’ll find out why the movement has encountered opposition from some education leaders, who favor an emphasis on core content and knowledge.

    Guests: - Bernie Trilling, author of "21st Century Skills: Learning for Life in Our Times" and former global director of the Oracle Education Foundation - Gregg Witkin, digital media arts teacher at Boynton High School in Campbell - Miguel Salinas, senior manager of Adobe Youth Voices — a global philanthropic initiative that empowers youth from under-served communities with digital media tools so they can comment on their world and share ideas - Randy Nelson, head of artistic development and training at DreamWorks Animation and former dean of Pixar University

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  8. Trust In Bass Podcast 10 – Bellistic

    Definition of Ragga Drum and Bass: [1] A type of drum and bass music characterized by Ragga MCs constantly rhyming about Ganja. [2] Favourite style of Osnabrück based Bellistic who has selected some of the best Ragga DnB tunes for this episode.

    The Trust In Bass Podcast features monthly Drum’n’Bass / Dubstep mixes by resident Trust In Bass DJs (Osnabrück, Germany) and invited friends.

    http://trustinbass.de/ http://twitter.com/trustinbass http://www.myspace.com/522651913

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  9. Drumskool215 Podcast Vol. 4

    http://www.dubplatedigest.net/2010/07/drumskool215-podcast-vol-4.html

    Fallen Angels - Frequency (Tango Remix) Source Direct - Approach & Identify Phaze 1 (Photek) - Natural Peshay - On The War Path Lemon D - Feel It Fourth Dimension - Just Play Music Stakka & K-Tee - Living For The Night Splash - Babylon ST Files - St Files Vol 1 Omni Trio - Nu Birth Of Cool JMJ & Richie - Hall Of Mirrors (Omni Trio Remix) System X (Photek) - Metamorphosis DJ Fallout - Love Me DJ Gunshot - Wheel & Deal DJ Nut Nut feat. Top Cat and Frankie Paul - Special Dedication Leviticus - Burial (Lover’s Rock Mix) Marvellous Cain - The Hitman (Remix) Andy C - Cool Down Asylum - Da Bass 2 Dark Renegade - The Terrorist (Grooverider rmx)

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  10. Sound of Snow and Ice

    The Jyväskylä School for the Visually Impaired in Finland has one important aim: discouraging blind children from relying on high tech and expensive navigational aids. Find out how they help.

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

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