johnjohnston / John Johnston

Primary School Teacher, Glasgow, Scotland.

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  1. How to gain control of your free time

    There are 168 hours in each week. How do we find time for what matters most? Time management expert Laura Vanderkam studies how busy people spend their lives, and she’s discovered that many of us drastically overestimate our commitments each week, while underestimating the time we have to ourselves. She offers a few practical strategies to help find more time for what matters to us, so we can "build the lives we want in the time we’ve got."

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    Original video: https://www.ted.com/talks/laura_vanderkam_how_to_gain_control_of_your_free_time
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  2. Andy Wightman - rewilding and why the Scottish mountains look the way they do

    Full uncut interview with land campaigner Andy Wightman discussing rewilding, land reform, trees and why the Scottish mountains look the way they do.

    00:00 - Why I interviewed Andy 00:30 - Why are there so few trees in the Scottish mountains? 01:52 - Is the number or grazing patterns of herbivores the problem? 02:28 - How does the UK political system dictate trees on the hills? 09:19 - Why is Creag Meagaidh an important example? 17:30 - What can ordinary people do to help the situation? 19:58 - What does ‘the commons’ mean? 23:51 - What is your view on rewilding in Scotland as an environmental solution?

    I shot this interview while making the film Keystone with the John Muir Trust https://youtu.be/f4XyNWxjFp8

    You can find out a bit more about the mountain woodland in this film at: https://www.johnmuirtrust.org/mountainwoodland

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  3. Matt Mullenweg: State of the Word 2021 annual keynote address

    Livestreamed from New York City, State of the Word 2021 is the annual keynote address delivered by the WordPress project’s co-founder, Matt Mullenweg. Every year, this event allows us to reflect on the project’s progress and the future of open source. This year includes that and more.

    Join Matt as he provides a retrospective of 2021, discusses the latest trends he’s seeing, celebrates the community’s amazing wins, and explores the future. You will hear about a range of topics, from WordPress 5.9 and Openverse to Web3 and non-fungible tokens (NFTs).

    Learn more at https://wordpress.org/news/2021/11/state-of-the-word-2021/

    Chapters: 00:00 Start 01:26 Introduction 05:10 The Year 2021 in Review 05:22 8 New Core Committers 05:48 The Revamped WordPress.org/news Site 06:40 Openverse 08:08 The WordPress Pattern Directory 09:39 Polyglots Updates 10:25 New Projects in GlotPress 11:06 Diversity in WordPress 12:09 Learn.WordPress.org news 13:48 Distribution of WordPress and Latest Market Share 16:37 Security Processes in WordPress 18:10 Updates, Changes, and Improvements 19:08 Managing Widgets with Blocks 20:18 Query Block 21:06 Duotone 22:40 Contributors to WordPress Releases in 2022 25:24 WordPress 5.9 26:14 Block Themes and Twenty Twenty Two 27:12 Block Styles 27:48 Block Pattern Improvements 28:12 Lo…

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  4. Fatoumata Diawara - Kanou

    Music video for Fatoumata Diawara’s ‘Kanou’, part of her digital EP out now. Debut album ‘Fatou’ out now! Directed by Laura Borgio and Giorgio Testi

    For more information go to http://www.worldcircuit.co.uk/#Fatoumata_Diawara::Kanou_EP Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fatoumata-Diawara/151710422621 http://www.fatoumatadiawara.com Buy Fatoumata’s music at: http://tinyurl.com/7vns2qf

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    Tagged with music

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  5. Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad: How Radio Creates Empathy | Big Think

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    Other Frequent contributors include Michio Kaku & Neil DeGrasse Tyson.

    Michio Kaku Playlist: https://bigth.ink/kaku Bill Nye Playlist: https://bigth.ink/BillNye Neil DeGrasse Tyson Playlist: https://bigth.ink/deGrasseTyson

    Read more at Bigthink.com for a multitude of articles just as informative and satisfying as our videos. New articles posted daily on a range of intellectual topics.

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    Tagged with entertainment

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  6. Group Listening - A Little Lost (Official Video)

    Group Listening present the video for their version of Arthur Russell’s ‘A Little Lost’.

    The track features on their debut album ‘Clarinet & Piano: Selected Works Vol 1’ which you can order here: https://PRAH.lnk.to/GroupListening

    http://vevo.ly/9ZLp9K

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