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Sam Stratford
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47 years ago today, MIT computer scientist Margaret Hamilton's code landed humans on the moon.

Photo: Lego NASA Women

#Apollo11 #Lego #WomeninSTEM  #MoonLanding  #Code 
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Dear folk of Dalry Edinburgh, if you sign up for this volunteering and contact me here, and I don't fail in the interim, I will do my very best to get you a job @ £10 an hour.  I will also provide you with any help which you may need to make that happen.

Equipment Demonstrator
Action on Hearing Loss Scotland
Demonstrate a range of equipment, such as flashing doorbells, Telephones and TV listening
devices. Full equipment training will be provided free
Contact: Malaika Rose 0141 341 5330
malaika.rose@hearingloss.org.uk

Malaika is offering a ladder.  Ladders are good.  You can change lightbulbs.  Clean cobwebs.  Build a fulfilling life.

http://www.volunteeredinburgh.org.uk/Hot_List_PDFs/Hot_List_26-10-15.pdf
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What time is it?  Choc-a-clock-a-late.  #DanielKitson, putting a dent in the universe, a dent of love.

http://www.danielkitson.com/current-shows.html
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Wonderful video.  Coursera - helping exceed THE MAN.
 
Vivek Shangari grew up orphaned. Watch how he built himself as an entrepreneur with the help of Coursera. Become your best self: www.coursera.org/browse
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Eric Lander is skiving from  #edx  #7.00x @ the West Wing.
 
Happy 5th Birthday #WestWingWeek! For the past 5 years, we've brought you inside the #WestWing as never before. Watch President Obama take you through his week in this special 5th anniversary edition → http://go.wh.gov/WestWingWeek 
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Roman emperor Trajan famously carved his war victories into a 126-foot (38.4 meter) marble pillar in Rome—a structure that has since stood for over 1,900 years. Take Trajan's Column for a spin—literally—with this interactive that explores the spiraling scenes from bottom to top.
The victory of the Roman emperor Trajan over the Dacians in back-to-back wars is carved in numerous scenes that spiral up around a 126-foot marble pillar in Rome known as Trajan's Column. It's a tale that reads like an ancient comic strip.
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MY FELLOW DALRY-IANS, neighbours, dogs and hobos, today I made £30 for an hours work!  You can too.  It's on behalf of the government, they're buying friends, nobody likes them (of course we love them all).  Here's the details, it's about 20 minutes walk to the place just off George Street, and I think they need maximum non-working folk, because they need a feedback on a project principally for them.

RECRUITMENT FOR RESEARCH 
 
Hello


We are looking for people aged 13-24 to take part in a research event about employment opportunities in Scotland. 

We are paying £30/cash for one hour of your time
  
Date:        Thursday 5th November 
Time:        10:30, 11:45, 4:30pm
Location: Edinburgh, West End (Close to the Station) 

Please tell your friends, family and colleagues about this project as we are looking for a wide variety of people to take part in this study.  
 
 If you are interested in taking part or for further information please respond to this email (lauraivory@recruitmentforresearch.com) answering the questions below:  

1. Are you Employed (if yes, what is your occupation?) 
/Unemployed/Studying?
 
2  What is your contact telephone number?
3. How old are you?
4. What day's/times are you available?

 
We look forward to hearing from you.  

Laura Ivory 
Fieldwork Manager 
Recruitment for Research 
tel: 0207 263 4180 
mobile: 07512782736
email: lauraivory@recruitmentforresearch.com 
web: www.recruitmentforresearch.com

If you are the sort to fall in love it would be easy to fall in love with their staff, look at all the thumbs up they're getting.  If it were Gladiator it would be a dull dull evening.  GUYS, WOMEN, £30, 1 hour, 4 REAL!
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"If a zombie catches a human by positioning itself in the same cell, the zombie enjoys some delicious human brains. Being a Computer Scientist, the human has plenty of brains to spare and continues to live on in our simulation ☺." - principles of computing #Coursera  .
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The UNESCO World Heritage site Palmyra has captivated international attention since May, when the Islamic State (ISIS) seized the territory around the ruins. But the ancient city earned its true infamy long ago—and for very different reasons.
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Sparta, home of Leonidas, is in the plain to the right, Kalamata, on the bay, has fancy Olives.
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Celebrate World Happiness Day with +UC Berkeley's free online course, The Science of Happiness: http://ow.ly/KAETu
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This is the best one yet!  The voltage transfer characteristics of kryptonite! #edX
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Education
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    MITx Intro to Computer science, 2012 - 2013
    The MIT dream team. https://www.edx.org/ MOOC
  • Harvard University
    The ancient Greek hero, 2013 - 2013
    Harvardx MOOC, thankyou so much Professor Nagy. https://www.edx.org/
  • University of California, Berkeley
    Artificial intelligence, 2013 - 2013
    God bless edX! Brilliant learning cartoons with brillianter voicing by Professor Klein. https://www.edx.org/
  • Duke University
    Think again - how to reason and argue, 2012 - 2013
    Broke down arguments, and figured out what made them strong or flawed. Identified common fallacies.
  • Brown University
    Linear Algebra through computer science applications, 2013 - 2013
    We made an AI to improve breast cancer detection, no more gropey docs! Thankyou Brown.
  • Pittsburg State University
    Accountable Talk, 2013 - 2013
    Building learning through talk.
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Introduction to Electronics and Circuits, 2012 - 2012
    Professor Anant Agarwall is a rockstar. This was so rigourous, I entered rigour mortis waiting for homeworks to grade. The green tick was the drug which quickened my pulse. https://www.edx.org/
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Expect the expected. It leaves more room for delight.
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I am Outis.  Nobody.  Look to the West, the sun rises piercing night's chill embrace... while I slip away.

Moreover, I have an electric soul!  I put my finger in a socket and now I fluoresce.  Encircle me with your inductive phones and electric toothbrushes and I'll charge them.  Or kick them into a wall, I mean Jesus, what the hell man?


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I eliminated news, and replaced it with a google+ habit. Please God, save me from squander.
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learning.
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Focus. Except when it gets really hard, then my mind wanders. Nothing that exceptional.
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Edinburgh
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Excellent venue for a stag, hen or birthday party, or team building rejuvenation, playing dodgeball with Dodgeball UK. Google it!
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Nicer ambience than Starbucks.
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If Steve Jobs danced he'd do it in the new look assembly rooms. But he's dead.
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The most helpful and friendly staff in all Edinburgh leisure
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If you want to make daring art, the Scottish government wants to host you. Has classes and welcoming staff
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