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BASF Survey Says Farmers Concerned About Risk

No doubt farming is a risky business or everyone would do it, but this year more than ever farmers are concerned about managing financial risk and worried about potential commodity price fluctuations. According to a survey of over 200...Show More Summary

Learning More About BASF ecovio®

You might recall that we first told you about BASF ecovio® compostable polymer after the ASTA CSS meeting in December. That was the first we heard about this amazing material that has a variety of agricultural applications and at the Science Behind event on Wednesday agricultural media got to touch and feel it and learn more about it. Ruth Watts... Read More

Episode 606: Spreadsheets!

The electronic spreadsheet transformed entire industries. But its effects ran deeper than that.

Xbox One: Which External Hard Drive to Get?

Our Podcast Unlocked crew wades through a busy Xbox news week, including buying an external hard drive, the possible return of Rock Band and Guitar Hero, and more!

The method of Goth

We posted about Nicolas Nadeau’s other project (with Xander Harris), Slow Pulse, in May last year.  This year we’ve got Nadeau’s Single Lash — his voice still seeped in all the pained fragile beauty of Goth, but relocated from the city to the fields, where guitars endlessly drench the landscape. Drown is just such a slice of […]

Donald Trump On 2016 And Trolling The GOP

Donald Trump joined me Wednesday to talk about whether or not he’ll be on the stage when I am asking questions in the fall: Audio: 02-25hhs-trump Transcript: HH: Pleased to welcome to the Hugh Hewitt Show now Donald Trump. Mr. Trump,...Show More Summary

State Lawmaker Says Common Core Contributed To Children’s Deaths

South Dakota state Rep. Elizabeth May (R) claimed the Common Core State Standards was "part of the effect" of what caused the deaths. The post State Lawmaker Says Common Core Contributed To Children’s Deaths appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Ep. 367: Spitzer does Exoplanets

We've spent the last few weeks talking about different ways astronomers are searching for exoplanets. But now we reach the most exciting part of this story: actually imaging these planets directly. Today we're going to talk about the work NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has done viewing the atmospheres of distant planets.

A Wedding Among The Books & The Redwoods

We loved our venue, the non-profit Henry Miller Memorial Library, which set the tone for the whole wedding. It's on the dramatically beautiful Big Sur coast, surrounded by Redwood trees, and filled with quirky, irreverent artifacts.Show More Summary

Design to reflect human values

Editor’s note: Martin Charlier will present a session, Prototyping User Experiences for Connected Products, at the O’Reilly Solid Conference, June 23 to 25, 2015, in San Francisco. For more on the program and information on registration, visit the Solid website. …

What Does the New Sales Leader Look Like?

What Does the New Sales Leader Look Like? written by Alex Boyer read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing Marketing Podcast with Mark Roberge The current sales leader for inbound marketing giant Hubspot was a self-proclaimed geek at MIT with no sales experience who found that by using data he could grow the organization. Show More Summary

Early-Term Elective Deliveries: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

How long is a full-term pregnancy?  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Jani Jensen explains why there are some limits on early-term elective deliveries. To listen, click the link below. Early-Term Elective Deliveries

87th Annual Academy Awards Recap, New Aliens Film, Deadpool Casting, Settlers of Catan Movie

The 2014 film awards season concluded recently with the 87th Annual Academy Awards. Birdman, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Whiplash all walked away big during the 3+ hour long event. To begin this week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie...Show More Summary

Scandalous

Miharu Koshi - "Scandal Night" [buy] SAADA BONAIRE - "The Facts" [buy] One Saturday, he was just strolling around St-Michel flee market(those of you who don't live in Montreal, it's an indoor flee market that has many vendors who sells...

Chrome Show: Everything we know about the Chromebook Pixel 2

4 days agoTechnology : GigaOM

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Episode 148: The Rock and the Mirror

Ryan and Matt listen to and discuss Billy Joel's "Glass Houses." Episode 148: The Rock and the Mirror originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]

“Safety is always our top priority” – From lip service to daily practice?

It’s really easy to make statements like “patient safety is our top priority.” That same statement can be applied to hospital staff, as well. Or, it should. But the “happy talk” (as Pascal Dennis calls it) isn’t always followed up by action. When a hospital executive makes the “safety is always our top priority” statement, […]

Every Day is Show and Tell

FB AMA Thread https://www.facebook.com/chrispirillo/posts/10153061258006397 Did the Oscars 2015 Win Your Attention Span? http://www.lockergnome.com/homestead/viewables/2015/02/23/did-the-oscars-2015-win-your-attention-span/ Unity3D Game...Show More Summary

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