University of Chicago undergraduates have convened a national conference of students committed to supporting the values of free expression on university campuses.
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David Kinnear explores why people humblebrag and our aversion to the practice, which may be a mark of our evolution as a group.Read more "The Psychology of the Humblebrag"
David Kinnear explores why people humblebrag and our aversion to the practice, which may be a mark of our evolution as a group.
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The humblebrag is a presentation tactic that many people use on a frequent basis. Its usage is characterized by a “modest or self-deprecating statement” with an intention to draw attention to something of which the speaker is proud. However, it’s also a statement many people find irritating. There is even a whole Twitter account dedicated to it.Read more "The Psychology of the Humblebrag"
Once the stuff of science fiction, robots are helping humans do nearly everything better and faster. Since the Industrial Revolution, automation has reshaped the manufacturing industry in places all over the world, doing repetitive jobs that free up humans for more creative endeavors. Factories are investing in automated technology. The use of drones has reshaped […]Read more "Can Robots Save Our Planet?"
My favorite time of year, without a doubt, is bird season in Upper Michigan. Though I enjoy many different outdoor activities, such as hiking, running, and camping, nothing beats an afternoon in the field alongside my pointing dog, Titan. At once fun and incredibly rewarding, bird hunting with my dog is more than a mere […]Read more "Lessons I Learned Bird Hunting With My Pointing Dog Titan"