Final Project: Augmenting a Doozer

Why is graphite soft and slippery, while diamond is the hardest substance in the known universe--but both are just made of carbon?  Why does xenon have a higher boiling point than [...]

Meta-mind-mapping: Coggle meets Chemistry

Your first kiss, your first car, your first day teaching, your first mind-map. I know, you remember them all like they were yesterday.  And they're all hugely significant events in [...]

Final Project Hmmms and What-ifs….

This post is intended to embrace the idea of "thinking out loud" in an online context.  In brainstorming for my final project, I am coming up with a lot of [...]

Globalization 2.0: Remote freelancing

The outsourcing of manufacturing might be the most significant economic impactor of most developed countries in the last 30 years.  The concept of moving work to low-wage centers is anything [...]

Over-reaching claims, #StillATeenager, and Twitterpation

Hanging Out, Messing Around and Geeking Out The video below was a bit of an awakener to me, mainly because it highlighted that I am incredibly similar to our target [...]

Stimulation overload

I can't help but feel like I am being pulled in two very distinct directions.  One pull says, "COOL STUFF IS EVERYWHERE and you MUST EXPOSE YOURSELF TO ALL OF [...]