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What We're Reading Now: 'Acceptance' by Jeff Vandermeer

So the timing of this post isn’t exactly fair (you know what they say about life and fairness, right?). It’s August 29th — you’re looking for a book to take with you for the long weekend, you stop by thinking I might drop a line about one that seems perfect. 462 more words


What We're Reading: Nordhaus and Shellenberger, "The Death of Environmentalism"

We have become convinced that modern environmentalism, with all of its unexamined assumptions, outdated concepts and exhausted strategies, must die so that something new can live.

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Food Science Careers & Bad Apples

Kirsten Schimoler at Ben & Jerry’s talks about food science as a career and scientists figure out how to keep produce healthier. 20 more words

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What we're reading: 'Architecture: The Whole Story'

Brasília (1956-70), Oscar Niemeyer, Brasília, Brazil © Gregg Newton/Corbis

The Egg (1978), Harrison & Abramovitz, Albany, New York, USA © Alan Schein Photography/Corbis

‘Architecture: The Whole Story’, published by… 79 more words


What We're Read-- Uh, Watching. The Streaming Media Marathon Edition

So I haven’t watched television regularly since college. Busy jobs, and then kids made getting into many shows difficult. And usually, I’d really rather read. 427 more words

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What We're Reading - 8/25/14

Greetings Disruptors, and happy Monday!

If there is such a thing.  To ease your pain and sadness at the fact that tomorrow is Tuesday and the work week marches on, here are some articles we’ve been reading.   282 more words

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August 22 Meeting

We talked about 24 different books at our last meeting, focusing on ALA Printz Award criteria – teen voice, characters, accuracy, etc. We Were Liars… 90 more words

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