Emily Munro

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10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

7 Highlights from a 19th Century Book of Sample Love Letters

Advice books in the 19th century had awfully long titles. Take, for example, the subject of this article, <i>The fashionable American letter writer; or,</i> …

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creating and improvising stories for children.

<b>Creating and Improvising Stories for Children</b><p>There are lots of easy ways to improvise and create stories for children. This is something that most of …

Scientific Studies Explain the Best Ways to Talk to Children

For most adults, talking to kids can be daunting. And not just in the "watch what you say" way but in the "they won't say anything to me" way. …

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Google tackles Rubik's Cube with museum partnership

Google has acquired a taste for the museum business, it appears.<p>It's brought high-resolution reproductions of many works of art online, added museums to Google Maps' Street View, and built an interactive animation Web site called This Exquisite Forest for the Tate Modern in London.<p>Now it's getting …

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What We Can Expect From The Next Decade Of Technology

While these things are always hard to predict with any specificity, much of the writing is already on the wall. Humanlike, no-touch interfaces will combine with a pervasive array of sensors and intelligent back-end systems to form a new Web of Things. Computing will become truly ubiquitous.<p>This new …

A SketchUp, Maker Faire Mass 3D Modeling Teach-in

At Maker Faire Bay Area 2013, Sketchup Product Evangelist Aidan Chopra taught an engaged crowd about how to use his product.<p>He first explained that what makes Sketchup unique is that it builds 3D object from a 2D perspective. Edges and faces are laid out and manipulated by pushing and pulling them …

NYC’s Awesome New Map System Won’t Leave You Lost

Author: Liz Stinson. Liz Stinson Design<p>Date of Publication: 07.01.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>A new system of wayfinding signs helps …

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …