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Compared to some other species we remain relatively helpless for a considerable period of time. With our large brains we do catch up and become powerfully intelligent and adaptable but the method of transmitting the knowledge we possess to our offspring takes time and intentional effort.
Throughout history this teaching time has represented a bit of a liability to humans. Only after people began to gather in clans, villages, city…Continue
Posted on November 13, 2011 at 3:32pm
I met this kid in a Texas classroom recently. He looks a lot like a young Steve Jobs. Are we nurturing young minds so they might become the kinds of inventors and visionaries that Steve Jobs was?
It’s a question…Continue
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