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This weeks links (2017-03-27)

In brief: * Mountains 101 – University of Alberta [Coursera] Mountains 101­­ is a broad and integrated overview of the mountain world. This 12-lesson course covers an interdisciplinary field of study focusing on the physical, biological, and human dimensions of … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-03-20)

In brief: * Unite your team with Groups in Outlook [support.office.com] Running: * Cycling: * ‘The Hunger Games on wheels’: Indian Pacific Wheel Race a ‘crazy’ bicycle ride (2017-Mar-14) [SMH] It’s a cycle race across Australia that makes the Tour … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-03-13)

In brief: * Teenagers Do Dumb Things, but There Are Ways to Limit Recklessness (2017-Mar-08) [NYT] New research sheds light on the question of teenagers and self-control. A study of more than 5,000 adolescents and young adults from 11 countries … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-03-07)

In brief: * Acquisitions Incorporated Live – PAX South 2017 Running: * Cycling: * Commentary: Forget the Velominati’s Rules, you’re not doing it wrong (2017-mar-07) [Cycling Tips] Back when they first emerged — founders Frank Strack and Brett Kennedy launched … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-02-27)

In brief: * Here’s The Scam That Makes Conservatives Believe The Mainstream Media Is Lying (2017-Mar-02) [Daily Kaos] It’s the system that gives right wing media consumers much of their “news” every day. It explains why their angry social media … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-02-20)

In brief: * ‘Critical Role’ and ‘HarmonQuest’ prove watching role-playing games can be fun. But 4 hours? (2017-Feb-22) [LA Times] Mercer has a theory, though, about who and why people are watching during this recent surge in popularity of board … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-02-13)

In brief: * Aussie teens and kids online (2016-Feb-05) [ACMA|Research snapshots] Running: * Why the 50 Is Not Just the 50 [Ultra-Trail Australia] “I’m just doing the 50.” “I’m not mad enough to try and run 100km.” “I’m not ready … Continue reading

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