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“Good” and “bad” are incomplete stories we tell ourselves | Heather Lanier
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“Good” and “bad” are incomplete stories we tell ourselves | Heather Lanier

There’s an ancient parable about a farmer who lost his horse. And neighbors came over to say, “Oh, that’s too bad.” And the farmer said, “Good or bad, hard to say.” Days later, the horse returns and brings with it

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How I’m using biological data to tell better stories — and spark social change | Heidi Boisvert
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How I’m using biological data to tell better stories — and spark social change | Heidi Boisvert

For the past 15 years I’ve been trying to change your mind. In my work I harness pop culture and emerging technology to shift cultural norms. I’ve made video games to promote human rights, I’ve made animations to raise awareness

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Later stage dementia: Bruce and Jan’s story
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Later stage dementia: Bruce and Jan’s story

This is, this was, still is to me Jan died on the twenty second of august uh… after probably around about twenty five years with dementia right from the very first sign to her passing gently in his sleep peacefully

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How one NASA image tells dozens of stories
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How one NASA image tells dozens of stories

How much can a single picture tell us about ourselves? This is a composite image of several satellite photos. It can help us better understand the current developments and conflicts underway. The amount of light pollution is most severe in

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The Top 10 Stories Of 2019 Ranked By The Associated Press | Morning Joe | MSNBC
How inequality in the UK is mapped: from the Victorian era to the 2019 election   | FT
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How inequality in the UK is mapped: from the Victorian era to the 2019 election | FT

[MUSIC PLAYING] ALAN SMITH: So Alasdair, we’re talking maps today, and we’re also talking inequality, which is a big word in the election manifestos this year. But in fact, when we talk about mapping inequality, that’s not a new thing.

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A global food crisis may be less than a decade away | Sara Menker
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A global food crisis may be less than a decade away | Sara Menker

Since 2009, the world has been stuck on a single narrative around a coming global food crisis and what we need to do to avoid it. How do we feed nine billion people by 2050? Every conference, podcast and dialogue

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America’s education system is centuries old. Can we build something better? | Elizabeth Garlow
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America’s education system is centuries old. Can we build something better? | Elizabeth Garlow

At Lumina, we are especially interested in trying to increase the number of individuals with a quality post-secondary credential. So, we want clear and flexible pathways to help individuals get the education that they need to lead a better life.

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