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Monthly Archive:: December 2013

Egypt Erupts

Timeline contrasting Mubarak’s 30 years in office vs. the 18-day revolution that uprooted him. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

Focus On a Failing School

The New York Department of Education announced plans to shutter 25 ailing schools in the next three years. Prospect Heights’ troubled M.S. 571 was declared “unable to turnaround” despite significant department aid. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

Eating Animals: The Facts

How many shrimp does the average American eat in a year? What’s the carbon footprint of eating beef? What’s the health impact of being a carnivore verses being a vegan? Peta’s got answers for to all these and more questions about eating meat. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

How We’ve Watched the World Cup Final 1930-2010

Roller Derby, a sport revived in Texas after lying dormant since the 1970s, pits teams of women who skate around an oval, with one skater on each team trying to pass the others — and the other players trying to prevent that from happening. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping

A Brief History of Free and Open Source Software

Open source software has gone through many stages in the last 40 years. This infographic takes a look at the battles open source advocates have won and the obstacles they’ve dealt with since the 1970’s. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

The Curious Case of Crime in the Media

Crime Headlines vs. Reality—What does the local coverage of crime teach about the world around you? How do headlines compare to what the police are reporting to the public about crime in their city? Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

Articles of War

Wikipedia’s army of fact-checking web geeks is well-known for its accuracy and attention to detail. Sometimes, however, the volunteer editors take it a little too far. Between 2001 and 2004, they got into petty and protracted editorial arguments about everything from cow tipping to Christianity. This infographic breaks the OCD down. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber

Jacobs Media – Public Radio Tech Survey 3 In A Nutshell

Jacobs Media’s Public Radio Technology Web Survey III is the largest such study of its kind, fielded in November 2010, among more than 21,000 respondents across 44 different Public stations covering a variety of formats. It is the third annual survey in the series, conducted among Public Radio listeners who are predominantly members of station