Letta Tayler of Human Rights Watch has this article at Salon. My favorite part is Murad Zafir's quote. Murad is an old friend, and if you know him, then you can't help but picture him saying this and double-up in laughter. One of my favorite DC conferences was one from last summer in which Murad and I were on the same panel - he gave the most entertaining presentation on Yemeni politics I have ever heard.
Understanding thinking talents in yourself and others can build strong teams and help avoid burnout.
- Learn to collaborate within a team and identify "thinking talent" surpluses – and shortages.
- Angie McArthur teaches intelligent collaboration for Big Think Edge.
Using a new process, a mini-brain develops retinal cells.
- Mini-brains, or "neural organoids," are at the cutting edge of medical research.
- This is the first one that's started developing eyes.
- Stem cells are key to the growing of organoids of various body parts.
Does believing in true love make people act like jerks?
- Ghosting, or cutting off all contact suddenly with a romantic partner, is not nice.
- Growth-oriented people (who think relationships are made, not born) do not appreciate it.
- Destiny-oriented people (who believe in soulmates) are more likely to be okay with ghosting.
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