Everyone is talking about content marketing. Many of us even create content “en masse.” Some hire so-called influencers for that. Way too often, the effect fades away quickly, as the material simply drowns in an unkind display. But why do they always have to be published in separate blogs, instead of being presented in conjunction...
The pope remains popular, but hasn’t inspired people to join his church—or even roused Catholics to go to Mass more often. The “Francis effect”—a phrase used to describe the presumed positive impact of Pope Francis upon Catholicism—has...Show More Summary
Past social justice movements show how effective teens can be. Since the Feb. 14 mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, the national spotlight has been on the courageous student survivors who have been too outraged to be cast only as victims of tragedy. Show More Summary
“Very effective and extremely disorienting.” This week I got to hear Kate Starbird, assistant professor at the University of Washington and director of its Emerging Capacities of Mass Participation (emCOMP) Laboratory, speak about her...Show More Summary
Melting icecaps, mass flooding, megadroughts and erratic weather are no laughing matter. However, a new study shows that humor can be an effective means to inspire young people to pursue climate change activism. At the same time, fear proves to be an equally effective motivator and has the added advantage of increasing people's awareness of climate change's risks.
Scientists have carried out a mass dog vaccination in Chad and determined its effect on human rabies exposure. The study employed a bio-mathematical method for estimating the transmission dynamics of rabies. The researchers conclude that with political will and the necessary funding, elimination of rabies is possible in Africa.
(Institut Pasteur) The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, together with European and African collaborators (including the Institut Pasteur in Paris), carried out a mass dog vaccination in Chad and determined its effect on human rabies exposure. Show More Summary
Senator Marco Rubio's prayers for the victims of mass shootings in America seem to be having little effect. Senator Rubio is a supporter of the NRA which is in favour of more guns, not fewer guns, needless to say. More Guns vs Fewer Guns (23/02/18) An angry father doesn't hold back in the aftermath of America's latest mass shooting incident. Show More Summary
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - The arrangement of a city's streets and buildings plays a crucial role in the local urban heat island effect, which causes cities to be hotter than their surroundings, researchers have found. The new finding could provide city planners and officials with new ways to influence those effects.
This shockingly effective strategy has been tried in the past with great success The post You Won’t Believe This Near Foolproof Method for Ending Mass School Shootings appeared first on RedState.
Amazon is having a big EA publisher sale, specifically on PC digital codes. The sale drops the price of several recent EA releases, such as Star Wars: Battlefront 2, FIFA 18, Need for Speed Payback, Mass Effect Andromeda, and some older titles like Battlefield 1: Revolution Edition, Titanfall 2, and Mirror’s Edge Catalyst. Show More Summary
1. NPR does a round of overrated vs. underrated with me. 2. MIE: David Attenborough raves. That last word is a noun, by the way. 3. Thread on mass shooting and contagion effects. 4. Animals are losing their vagility (NYT). 5. Against cuteness. The post Thursday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
Semi-automatic rifles existed in the US for over a hundred years. Mass murder with them increased in the last 20, as the Media has pushed their narrative. This post Mass Murder Copycat Effect | The Media has Blood on its Hands in Florida appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
As a liturgical theologian, I am keenly interested in the question of how little points of ceremonial have an effect on what we believe is happening at Mass. For it is not simply the text that counts as a lex orandi indicative of a lex...Show More Summary
Los Angeles filmmaker Andrew McMurry of Nukazooka created “Ragdoll Man,” a special effects video about a teenager (Peter McIndoe) who accidentally falls down some stairs and causes mass chaos as his ragdoll body uncontrollably bounces around town. A Short Compilation of Timo the Ragdoll Cat As He Yawns His Way Around the HouseTimo the Ragdoll...
Every week dozens of games are discounted across Xbox One and Xbox 360 for some stellar deals. These titles range from smaller indie experiences to AAA blockbusters. If you’re trying to get the most bang for your buck, you’ll want to check out the Deals with Gold if you have an Xbox Live Gold membership. Show More Summary
On Wednesday afternoon, some of the terrified teenagers of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, used social media to bear witness to the recurring tragedy of our time: a mass shooting. These children, who've grown...Show More Summary
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It's the gun that is found in the midst of almost every mass shooting in the US. Despite that, it's also the most popular gun across America – and that's because, not despite, it is such an effective weapon for mass murderers. The US has an enduring fascination with the AR-15.
Mass Effect: Andromeda might have shipped over two million copies, but it had a disastrous effect on BioWare's image -- not unlike Bungie's recent Destiny 2 troubles. Not only did the myriad glitches and lack of post-launch support hurt the company's profile, but BioWare Montreal was merged into Motive Studios as a result. Show More Summary