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Sep 22

Piano/Video Phase -

jkottke:

In 1967, Steve Reich wrote a piece of music called Piano Phase. The piece is performed by two pianists playing the same piece of music at two slightly different speeds. As the piece progresses, the music moves in and out of phase with itself. Classical percussionist David Cossin performed with a…

Sep 11

The Simpsons (by morozgrafix)

The Simpsons (by morozgrafix)

Sep 10

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Sep 05

How Memorizing "$19.05" Can Help You Outsmart the MTA -

iquantny:

We’ve all been there. The train is coming into the station, and you grab your MetroCard and quickly try and swipe it at a turnstile.

"Please Swipe Again". "Please Swipe Again". "Insufficient Fare".

The last two words are killer. You think to yourself “I swear I had a balance on this card”….

Sep 02

Deric's MindBlog: Intergenerational transmission of emotional trauma.

Sep 01

40 Years After 'Working,' A View From The Driver's Seat : NPR

Aug 28

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Aug 27

“In both personal settings and online settings, people were more willing to share their views if they thought their audience agreed with them. For instance, at work, those who felt their coworkers agreed with their opinion were about three times more likely to say they would join a workplace conversation about the Snowden-NSA situation.” — Social Media and the ‘Spiral of Silence’ | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project

Aug 19

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