The FCC has opened up a forum for comments about net neutrality. Hank Green does a great job explaining what it is and why it matters to you. (Yes, you. You’re reading this on the internet, right?) Check out the video and then go to the FCC site to weigh in. This is an important […]
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Sort of explains…I like Hank Green, and not just because he goes off on a tangent here. You go, Hank. ‘Til next time, Jessica
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Henry told John Green to make the video about velociraptor. It’s pretty awesome. I had no idea they had feathers. Feathers! (Also they lived in the Cretaceous period, not the Jurassic period. Sorry Michael Crichton) Apparently, they could jump about 10 ft, vertically. At Nerd HQ at last year’s San Diego Comic Con, Tom Hiddleston […]
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Hugh Jackman and Elmo…wait, what was I supposed to be doing? When I saw this one, I literally laughed out loud. I’m so easily distracted, and I was supposed to be doing something else…not watching random Sesame Street videos on YouTube, for sure. The “concentrate” video mostly put me back on task. At work, we’re […]
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Like many of us, the situation in Ukraine has been on my mind. As a country Ukraine (and Crimea) has been in the middle of a lot of conflict. I was searching for a good way to put this current conflict in historical context (without writing more than anyone wants to read), and fortunately for […]
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The Fault in Our Stars by John Green Recently, I read The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. I didn’t even read the jacket, so I had no idea what I was getting myself into. Do you ever do that? Truthfully, the cover is so eye catching I probably would have picked it up […]
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