Bookmark:Is There Awareness Behind Vegetative States?

That day when we’re able to distinguish that line, I’d wish we’d figured this all out way back in 2000. It still bothers me that we weren’t able to figure out what was going on in that mind and if at all there was a communication happening… Bookmark: Is There Awareness Behind Vegetative States? Imagine…

Bookmark:Tufte in R

#tufte #R #visualisation   Srikanth Perinkulam Bookmark: Tufte in R The idea behind Tufte in R is to use R – the most powerful open-source statistical programming language – to replicate excellent visualisation practices developed by Edward Tufte. It’s not a novel approach – there are plenty of excellent R functions and related packages wrote…

Bookmark:Twilight

Insanely inspiring read, Josh. Always in awe of the things you do for TARC and the amazing positive attitude you always have. Honored to have got to know you on those trails. May all forces be with you! Bookmark: Twilight Shoulders and head sunk toward the trail as the first hint of light painted the…

Bookmark:Mount Jefferson & Mount Washington day hike

#Mt. Jefferson #Mt Washington loop via Jewel trail, Great gulf trail, Crawford path, lake of the clouds AMC Hut, Amoonosuc Ravine trail Bookmark: Mount Jefferson & Mount Washington day hike This day hike started at the parking area for the Mount Washington Cog Railroad off of Base Station Road in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. The…

Run for Colin

Met Joe McConaughy over the weekend at the TARC camp. Three years ago he beat the record for a supported through hike/run of the PCT at 53 days and 6 hours. 2660 miles…Such an inspiration! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MoaMlE3WDTs

Better Web Type

Web design is 95% typography, Oliver Reichenstein famously claimed. So web designers and front-end developers should all have typography skills. Skills that go beyond merely choosing fonts but actually contribute to producing readable, legible and inviting content online. Source: Better Web Type is an easy-to-follow web typography email course for web designers & web developers…

Sideways Dictionary

Sideways dictionary — it’s like a dictionary, but using analogies instead of definitions. Use it as a tool for finding and sharing helpful analogies to explain technological ideas. Because if everyone understands technology better, we can make technology work better for everyone. Source: Sideways Dictionary

How to Restart an Ecosystem

hen I first flew over Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park in March, 2004, I saw a lush, Eden-like landscape. But I couldn’t pick out a single animal. In the 1960s, the park’s large fauna population was one of the densest and most diverse in Africa, earning Gorongosa the slogan “The place where Noah left the Ark.”