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It’s Time to Start Boycotting the NFL

Kickoff at the 2013 Ravens-Broncos game in Denver, Colorado. Photo via Flickr user Craig Hawkins Are you a decent person? Do you regard yourself as having a moral compass? Do you try to lead your everyday life in accordance with some...Show More Summary

Today's archidose #782

Here are some photos of Metropolis (2006) in Copenhagen, Denmark, by Danielsen Architecture, photographed by Ximo Michavila.To contribute your Flickr images for consideration, just::: Join and add photos to the archidose pool To contribute your Instagram images for consideration, just::: Tag your photos #archidose

Ocean Roundup: Western Australia Recommended to Halt Shark Cull, Orca Pod Saves Member from Fishing Gear, and More

A pod of orcas. Recently, members of an orca pod off New Zealand helped rescue a fellow whale from fishing gear. (Photo: Marie and Alistair Knock / Flickr Creative Commons) - In a remarkable rescue, members of an orca pod helped save one of their own from fishing gear off New Zealand. Show More Summary

The Surprising Importance of Doing Nothing

2 weeks agoArts / Writing : Writer Unboxed

Photo by Alice Popkorn (Flickr) Pop quiz! Studies have shown that creative people are known to: A) Daydream. A lot. B) They lose track of time. C) Have wandering minds. D) Stare at the wall. A lot. E) All of the above If you picked E,...Show More Summary

Feds issue new regulations on reporting fatal work injuries

OSHA representatives provides demos to construction workers on how to correctly operate safety equipment in De Pere, Wisconsin. Photo by Flickr user U.S. Department of Labor WASHINGTON — Tightening its standards, the government issued...Show More Summary

About That Fleshlight 9/11 Tweet

Photo via Flickr user istolethetv Today, on the thirteenth anniversary of the time two planes flew into the World Trade Center and set in motion a series of events that have led to uncountable cases of torture, death, and oppression, we are talking about brands. Show More Summary

Seattle, 1974

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars :

Who exactly took these photos of the Alki Hotel on the corner of Fifth Avenue and Washington Street in Seattle, nobody seems to know, but Flickr member Rob Ketcherside, who came across the photos, believes it was some unnamed realty company employee scoping it out for a sale in 1974. Despite the fact that the […]

Twitter Chat: Does think tank diversity matter?

A 2011 lunch at The Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., included Brookings Scholars and Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley. Photo by Flickr user Maryland GovPics What comes to mind when you hear the words “think tank”? Do you everShow More Summary

Today's archidose #781

Here are some of my photos of 35XV, a building designed by FXFOWLE Architects now under construction on West 15th Street in New York City.To contribute your Flickr images for consideration, just::: Join and add photos to the archidose pool To contribute your Instagram images for consideration, just::: Tag your photos #archidose

Are Libertarians Really to Blame for Ferguson?

Supporters of 2012 Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson at a campaign rally. Photo via Flickr user Gage Skidmore Police militarization suddenly became mainstream news this summer after unarmed teenager Michael Brown was killed by a cop in Ferguson, Missouri. Show More Summary

Americans are more willing to be generous with their bodies than their money

More Americans are signed up to donate organs than regularly volunteer their time or donate money. Photo by Flickr user Mark Coggins. Editor’s Note: In the wake of the ubiquitous Ice Bucket Challenge, Americans looked like a fairly generous lot. Show More Summary

CITES Listing Countdown: Less Than One Week until Hammerheads are Protected

A great hammerhead shark (Sphyrna mokarran). (Photo: Wendell Reed / Flickr Creative Commons) On September 14, 2014, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) will add six sharks and rays to Appendix II, meaning that global trade of these species will be restricted. Show More Summary

Ocean Roundup: Acidification Masking Shark Smelling Abilities, New Fishery Rule to Protect Endangered Albatross, and More

A smooth dogfish (Mustelus canis). (Photo: Erickson Smith / Flickr Creative Commons) - NOAA has proposed a new rule to for West Coast commercial fishermen that intends to the endangered short-tailed albatross, a seabird whose numbers are down to 1,200 individuals. Show More Summary

Seeking Syndicated / Distributed / Connected Course Examples

creative commons licensed ( BY-SA ) flickr photo shared by cogdogblog Maybe it’s the ramp up of Connected Courses but it’s also some upcoming presentations that made my slap my had with a loud “DOH”. I want to create a collection ofShow More Summary

The Eyefi Mobi

3 weeks agoOdd :

We've been using Eyefi cards to upload photos from the kids' cameras to Flickr. Matt Haughey has a review of their newest card, the Eyefi Mobi, which automagically syncs to your phone, resulting in a 20-second DSLR-to-Instagram workflow. In essence, the card turns any dumb camera into an outboard lens for your phone. Show More Summary

Unpawning Flickr Notes

creative commons licensed ( BY ) flickr photo shared by Hey! Stand up, code up, hack up! Just because [fill in the blank of your favorite web service that yanked the chain on a feature you adored] took away a feature, you are not powerless. Show More Summary

Bored Kid At The White House Really Can't Be Bothered With The President

In this Oval Office photo taken taken June 23rd, President Barack Obama visits with a departing United States Secret Service agent and his wife, according to the White House Flickr account. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) Meanwhile,...Show More Summary

Can we wire children’s brains to not crave junk food?

A new study claims it is possible to train children to resist unhealthy food options. Photo by Flickr user clappstar A study published in Psychological Science says it is possible to train children’s brains to resist craving junk food. The...Show More Summary

The Humanitarian Myths of Israel's "Roof-Knocking" Policy in Gaza

Pictured: a UN school severely damaged by Israeli attacks in the Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip. Photo by UN/Shareef Sarhan (Flickr). A Palestinian poem entitled "Running Orders" by Lena Khalaf Tuffaha describes theShow More Summary

How Does Your Sunscreen Impact Marine Life?

Sunscreen can cause coral reef bleaching. (Photo: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters / Flickr Creative Commons) Here in the U.S., many tourists and beachgoers just wrapped up trips to the beach for the season. That also means...Show More Summary

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