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Vickie Kline
Works at York College of Pennsylvania
Attended Pennsylvania State University
Lives in York, PA
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Mostly true! via xkcd
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Intriguing idea, but honestly is this the best image?
MIT Media Lab announces $250,000 "Rewarding Disobedience" prize
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Hoping I can remember these this time!
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Absolutely awesome!
A nanosecond is a billionth of a second, but we’re not very good with really big or tiny numbers. So, Grace Hopper, the inventor of “the first compiler for a computer programming langua…
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Hmm. Where are the emoji in G+ ?
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But of course!
Rock pets don't eat or drink, but they do grow, slowly.
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It's Monday and we're chaotic, entangled, and confused! :)
Researchers have uncovered a link between aspects of classical and quantum physics thought to be unrelated: classical chaos and quantum entanglement.
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Marine science is just cool!
We’re not saying it’s aliens, but a team of scientists has just discovered a glowing purple orb at the bottom of the ocean, and if you’ve ever seen The Abyss, I think you know how this will end.
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This article touches on an interesting question. How can we develop digital reading skills?
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Interesting look at political bias on college campuses. Evidence differs from common claims....
Academics fact-check the persistent idea, promoted at GOP convention, that liberal professors politically indoctrinate their students.
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I've been exploring meditation and mindfulness apps along the way, Mark Wilson's account of his explorations gave me a good giggle for the day...
I spent a week learning to meditate through tech. I even convinced a Buddhist priest to try a mindfulness app. Here's what happened.
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We tend to know very little about how automated manufacturing works. This actually required more human intervention that I expected!
Ever wondered how Wilson makes its fuzzy little tennis balls? Benedict Redgrove captured the entire factory process in Thailand and reveals the full 24 steps it takes to make the bouncy balls. That’s a lot more steps than I ever imagined it would take, but the machinery involved is really interesting to see (especially that part where that thing slices up the lightning yellow wool), and the movement of materials is fascinating too (the goopy glue...
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  • York College of Pennsylvania
    Systems Librarian / Associate Professor, 1990 - present
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Chaos is my natural element.
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  • Pennsylvania State University
    Music, 1981 - 1985
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Library Science, 1985 - 1987
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Calvin and Hobbes sums up academia
www.pagepulp.com

This of one of the ways that Calvin and Hobbes shows how brilliant it truly was.

I’m not quite myself right now. | The Bloggess
thebloggess.com

I haven't been quite myself for the last few weeks. I've told myself that it's hormones or my arthritis acting up or allergies or an infecti

2016 ALA Election
www.directvote.net

I voted in the ALA 2016 Election! Eligible voting members can cast your vote at the url above.

PHD Comics: Pandas
www.phdcomics.com

Link to Piled Higher and Deeper

Commitment Phobia
www.incidentalcomics.com

In addition to my book-commitment-phobia, I am seeking help with committing to create new comics. If I reach my first Patreon goal I will pu

Blank Page Variations
www.incidentalcomics.com

Posters are available at my shop.

Festival to Premiere Library Made Entirely of Books
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The art installation will definitely be a book lover’s dream.

Terry Pratchett, Author and Satirist, Passes Away at Age 66 | Tor.com
www.tor.com

Terry Pratchett, author of the Discworld series and brilliant satirist, has passed away at the age of 66.

Bible System Updates
www.newyorker.com

Shouts & Murmurs by Megan Amram. “Version 2.5 Sabbath upgrade: Saturday to Sunday. Saturdays now available for work, heterosexual intercours

Neil Gaiman: Why Disney's Sleeping Beauty doesn't work - Telegraph
www.telegraph.co.uk

Neil Gaiman tells Gaby Wood that every fairy tale is a loaded gun

The History of Information, by David Siegel
www.scoop.it

David Siegel, author of 4 books about the web, presents his new 8-minute video on the history and future of information. Using a fast pace a

A Long Overdue Nod to SciFi and Fantasy’s Best Librarians | Tor.com
www.tor.com

Our favorite librarians from science fiction and fantasy!

Web project allows readers to 'look over shoulders' of Renaissance schol...
www.theguardian.com

Centuries-old marginalia are being analysed and made available digitally in huge study of the 'Archaeology of Reading' Open thread: Do you w

10 Great Digital Citizenship Lessons from Google ~ Educational Technolog...
www.educatorstechnology.com

July 15, 2014. Digital citizenship has a central place in teaching curricula.It is through educating kids on the appropriate ways to use, na

“I Tried It and It Didn’t Work!” Making Changes to Your Teaching | Facul...
www.facultyfocus.com

No strategy, policy or assignment “works” the same way for every student, teacher or course. Here are six reminders for making changes to yo

Students Are The New Digital Influencers
www.teachthought.com

It was June. My eighth grade classroom was sweltering with the early summer heat and 32 anxious students ready to bolt through the doors tow

Student-Driven Learning: 50 challenging questions to ask your students. ...
www.opencolleges.edu.au

Using the right questions creates powerful, sometimes multiple answers and discussions. Aristotle said that he asked questions in response t

How the NSA plans to automatically infect "millions" of computers with s...
boingboing.net

A new Snowden leak, detailed in a long, fascinating piece in The Intercept, explains the NSA's TURBINE initiative, intended to automate mali