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HeyKiki: A Platform for Crowd-Accelerated Learning
HeyKiki: A Platform for Crowd-Accelerated Learning

The future of peer-to-peer knowledge-sharing, or what skydiving has to do with interior design.

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A Short Illustrated History of Nearly Everything
A Short Illustrated History of Nearly Everything

What charcoal has to do with democracy, equality and the cultural necessity for absurdity.

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The Cassiopeia Project: Free Science Education Online
The Cassiopeia Project: Free Science Education Online

What a mysterious retired physicist has to do with the future of learning.

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The School of Life
The School of Life

The classes you actually wanted to take in college, or how to master coolness while munching on a caramel bar.

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Project Interaction: Design as an Education Curriculum
Project Interaction: Design as an Education Curriculum

What existential epiphanies have to do with New York high schoolers and The Clash.

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