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  1. What happened when Mike Zuckerman brought his San Francisco culture hacking ethos to the migrant camps in Greece / Boing Boing

    In 2013, Mike Zuckerman, a self-described culture hacker, attended the White House’s National Day of Civic Hacking. Inspired by what he’d learned there, Mike returned to San Francisco and founded [freespace], an organization that focuses on sustainability and urban tactical development. In the spring of 2016, Mike went to Greece where he spent four months rehabilitating an abandoned clothing factory in the industrial sector of Thessaloniki, turning it into a humane shelter that he and his colleagues named Elpida. Unlike the official migrant camps in Greece, where refugees have little say in the day-to-day operations of the camp, Elpida put its 140 residents in charge, and the results were remarkable. Not only is Elpida much less expensive to run on a per person basis than official camps in Greece, the residents don’t suffer from boredom, restlessness, and disengagement like they do at NGO-run camps.

    As a pilot model, Elpida offers hope and improved living conditions for refugees in a place where no other NGO was able to provide in this kind of support.

    Mike has been working with Institute for the Future (where I’m on staff) as an affiliate since 2014 and recently accepted an IFTF fellowship to help uncover and study new paradigms for restoring vulnerable places and space, such as post-disaster sites, informal refugee settlements, and decaying urban neighborhoods.

    I spoke to Mike about his work at Elpida in August, 2016, just days after he returned from Greece.

    —Huffduffed by jgarber

  2. Exec Podcast 0.20 – Distributed teams with Maria Gutierrez & Glenn Vanderburg

    Maria Gutierrez and Glenn Vanderburg lead Living Social’s distributed engineering teams for the past 5 years. They’re both now at different companies, and still at different geographic locations, but in this episode of our podcast, they sit down at their respective locations with us over Skype to talk about how to hire, manage, and lead distributed engineering teams.

    —Huffduffed by jgarber

  3. WTF with Marc Maron - Nick Cave Interview

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    Downloaded by on Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:30:44 GMT Available for 30 days after download

    —Huffduffed by clagnut

  4. Ata Kak and the Crate Diggers

    Giving Africa’s obscure musical gems a new lease of life - meet the fans of sounds…

    —Huffduffed by stan

  5. Food Safety Talk 108: Hyperbole and Fire Ants — Food Safety Talk

    Ben and Don are joined on this episode by special guest John "if I was a rock star you would have heard of me" Roderick. John does not like potatoes, but he does ask lots of great questions.

    Water activity - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Clostridium perfringens - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Steak tartare - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Home | Conference on World Affairs | University of Colorado Boulder

    Public Health Focus > Bisphenol A (BPA): Use in Food Contact Application

    Category:Swamps of North Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    John’s band, The Long Winters

    Food Safety Talk 39: Des Moines is Known for their Scallops — Food Safety Talk

    Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Bareilly and Salmonella Nchanga Infections Associated with Nakaochi Scrape AA or AAA Frozen Raw Tuna from India

    FDA issues final rule on safety and effectiveness of antibacterial soaps

    Genetically modified food - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    FDA Food Code

    1993 Jack in the Box E. coli outbreak - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    To hear more from John, check out his other podcasts Roderick on the Line and Road Work.

    —Huffduffed by merlinmann

  6. Elan Lee: Exploding Kittens – MAKE IT IN LA

    The community-building secrets behind the biggest Kickstarter in history, which now employs 840 around the world.

    —Huffduffed by globalmoxie

  7. New Yorker: Why Do You Want to Go to Mars?

    Elon Musk has described the colonization of Mars as a planetary “insurance policy.” If we’re going to trash Earth, we’ll need somewhere else to go. The New Yorker’s archive editor, Joshua Rothman, is a lifelong science-fiction fan who has often fantasized about going to the red planet. He speaks with Elizabeth Kolbert, a New Yorker staff writer who is against the galactic-colonization plan, and Jacob Haqq-Misra, a scientist who writes about what the political landscape of an inhabited Mars might look like.

    —Huffduffed by Clampants

  8. Ilkka Paananen | BAFTA Games Lecture 2016

    What does it take to run a successful games company? Ilkka Paananen, CEO and co-founder of Supercell, reveals what was behind the success of Clash of Clans and Hay Day and discusses his vision for the future of the games industry.

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    —Huffduffed by iamdanw

  9. Olympics preview! Andy Zaltzman’s Summer of Sport | Sport | The Guardian

    Andy Zaltzman is joined by the Guardian’s Owen Gibson and comedian and athletics wonk Paul Sinha to look ahead to all the sweat and shenanigans in Rio

    —Huffduffed by clagnut

  10. MOM 9th circuit appeal

    —Huffduffed by stan

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