Category Archives: Research

5 Interesting Links for 08-18-2017

Tips (Parenting) Ruth Bader Ginsburg offers seven tips for raising daughters that apply to sons as well to foster thinking and encourage the success of a life well lived. https://www.inc.com/bill-murphy-jr/7-things-successful-people-need-to-do-courtesy-of-ruth-bader-ginsburg.html Creativity (Exercise) A study by Stanford University found that the … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 08-11-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Clothing (Society) A long, but relevant article about men’s plus-size clothing that points to yet another way the focus on a limited “norm” creates problems and hurts people when the … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 07-29-2017

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Gender (Society) This is an excellent article to look at the many factors involved in gender-typing clothing and what we can do about it, all prompted by one impulsive act … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 07-14-2017

Production (Coins) This is a fun look at the minting of Canadian coins, with an interesting tidbit of countries outsourcing their coin production, something I’d never heard of. https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/canada-150/how-the-canadian-mint-is-giving-foreign-producers-a-run-for-theirmoney/article34997174/ STEM (Education) A chemistry professor speaks to how a pure focus … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 07-07-2017

Curiosities (Reading) Questions of format have always been an issue, as this collection of miniature books shows. http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/miniature-books-iowa-antique Discrimination (Society) Just as they have now determined bullying has life-long impact, so too is research finding systematic racism in the US … Continue reading

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