Blog Archive Index

2013-05-12Montessori Madness – Watch this quick video for a quick overview of the motivating and energizing power of Montessori.
2012-12-31John Boyd – John Boyd developed a theory of effective action in dynamic situations: Repeatedly Observe reality, Orient conceptually, Decide volitionally, Act.
2012-12-29Antifragile – Antifragile
2011-10-08New Books in Thinking Skills, October 2011 – New Books in Thinking Skills, October 2011
New Books in Investing, October 2011 – New Books in Investing, October 2011
New Books in Business, October 2011 – New Books in Business, October 2011
2011-05-08Manhatta – An art film by Strand and Charles Sheeler, Manhatta shows the beauty and vitality of New York in 1920, the dynamic energy and freedom of the world's greatest city.
2010-12-30New Books, December 2010
2010-05-29The Trump Card – Review of The Trump Card
2010-04-04Essays on Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged – Review of Essays on Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged
2010-04-03The Checklist Manifesto – Checklists provide a reliable method of overcoming omissions in applying available knowledge.
2010-02-28How Siestas help Memory – "It has already been established that those who siesta are less likely to die of heart disease. Now, Matthew Walker and his colleagues at the University of California, Berkeley, have found that they probably have better memory, too. A post-prandial snooze, Dr Walker has discovered, sets the brain up for learning."
2009-08-21Egypt and Assyria – Egypt and Assyria reading recommendations from Scott Powell
2009-08-12History Recommendations from Scott Powell – History reading recommendations from Scott Powell
2009-07-26Hold That Thought! – Don't let thoughts slip away. Capture them immediately. Here's how.
2006-10-31Physical Science by David Harriman
2006-05-20Thinking Tactics – The "Tackling Hard Thinking" workshop has been re- organized and re-titled as "Thinking Tactics." It now consists of two 3-hour sections, "Part 1: Concentration," and "Part 2: Efficiency."
2005-06-26Ohaus Primer Balance – A simple, durable balance for children to learn physics from.
Summer Education, First Grade – Curriculum plan for post-first-grade summer education
2005-03-25Powerful Minds Created – Powerful Minds Website Created
2003-10-12Why the Grid Failed – The Physics of the Power Grid and How Government Regulation caused the Blackout
2003-05-19Y2K Problems will be minor
2003-05-17Begging the Question

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