Articles of Interest June 14, 2013

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June 14, 2013




“Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy.” – Joseph Campbell


“Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footsteps on the moon.” – Anonymous


“Perfection is not attainable. But if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.” – Vince Lombardi


“The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.” – Friedrich Nietzsche


“Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.” – Sydney J. Harris


Innovation Quotes of the Week – June 9, 2013
Blog: Innovation Excellence





(Extra)Ordinary People
Blog: Sam Chaltain, Democracy. Learning. Voice.


Use It Or Lose It
Brain Games | National Geographic Channel


Hacking a Local Bus Stop with Photoshop
Design on GOOD





James Catterall: The Extraordinary Importance of Ordinary Creativity
National Creativity Network Webinar
June 20


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Games For Change Festival
Games for Change
June 17 – 19

Designed Future 2013: Design Education Conference
The DESIGN-ED Coalition
June 28 – 29


State of Creativity Forum

Creative Oklahoma
November 19


CreativeMornings | a monthly breakfast lecture series


Beyond Bean Bags & Squishy Balls: Innovation Lessons From The Arts
Business 2 Community


President and CEO Inge Thulin On 3M’s Focus On Innovation (MMM)


Allen Institute for Brain Science Publishes New Data, Expands Open Online Resources
Fort Mill Times – Fort Mill, SC


PHILADELPHIA, June 13, 2013: From Autism to Diabetes to Parkinson’s Disease: Pew Funds 22 Early-Career Scientists to Take Calculated Risks
PRNewswire | Rock Hill Herald Online


The quest to build a brain in the lab
BBC News


‘NeuroKnitting’ Turns Brain Scans Into Personalized Scarves
Popular Science


Excel Is An Art Form: These Beautiful Images Are Proof


Motherhood is no threat to creativity, author Zadie Smith says


The Enormous Opportunity In Educating And Empowering Girls
Co.Exist | Fast Company


Beyond IQ: 5 Ways To Reframe Success And Smarts
Co.Create | Fast Company


Open Data Tourism Hack-at-home
Open Data Tourism Hack-at-home


The line between innovation, technology, and moral standards
Michigan Radio


Definition of STEM economy needs to be broadened report says
Innovation Trail


Diverse Students Go Digital
Diversity in Academe | The Chronicle of Higher Education


Spotlight on Pluto by Science Author Dr. Fred Bortz
USA Science and Engineering Festival: The Blog


What if CEO compensation was based on innovation performance?
The Innovation and Strategy Blog


Developing Innovation for a Knowledge-Based Economy
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Living in Beta
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Why We Often Can’t Self-distrupt Innovation
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Flex Your Brain: Join the Healthy Aging Challenge at OpenIDEO
Design Thinking Blog


Every Company Is Innovative


Stephen Beal: Turn STEM to STEAM: Why Science Needs the Arts
The Huffington Post


John M. Eger: The Creative Capital of the World
The Huffington Post


National Academy’s Troubles Shadow Report on Humanities
The New York Times


After the Show: The Many Faces of the Creative Performer
Blog: Beautiful Minds, Scientific American Blog Network


Study: Reading Fiction Makes People Comfortable With Ambiguity
Pacific Standard


Saving “The Wisconsin Idea”: How the battle in Madison threatens a century of innovation
Nieman Journalism Lab


Changing Demographics Spelling the End of Culture Wars
Governing Magazine


6 Ways To Create A Culture Of Innovation
Co.Design | Fast Company


What is the U.S. Federal Government’s Role in Creating Innovation?
Blog: Triple Pundit


5 entrepreneur lessons from the playground


Innovate@EDA – June 2013
Economic Development Administration


‘Space Odyssey’ Author Inspires Imagination Research Center


Opinion: Millennials will reinvent charity


Can Canada become a major global innovation player?
GE Look Ahead | The Economist


Best Ways To Build Communities Around the Globe: 5 Rising Stars Share Their Visions In A Tweet


Chris Dodd: Copyright: Empowering Innovation and Creativity
The Huffington Post


Pivot Your Creative Process & Business
The Creativity Post


What Kind of Innovative Does Apple Have to Be?
Harvard Business Review


Innovative Feelings
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Slaves to the Algorithm
More Intelligent Life


Google’s Box Office Predictions: Tech Giant Says Trailer Interest Correlated With A Movie’s Take
The Huffington Post


Artworks highlight legal debate over ‘abandoned’ DNA
science-in-society | New Scientist


A Is For API: The ABCs Of Modern Creativity, Illustrated
Co.Create | Fast Company


Why Music Makes Our Brain Sing
The New York Times


Teaching Your Children to Innovate
Blog: Inside the Box | Psychology Today


Man Reinvents The Wheel, Makes It Cube-Shaped


Using Books as Tools
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Six Partnerships that Prove How Crowdsourcing is Going Mainstream
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Innovation is All Relative
Blog: Innovation Excellence


The Crowdstorm Effect (part 2): 21st Century Innovation
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Eight Ways of Looking at Intelligence
The Creativity Post


A Better Way of Measuring America’s Science and Tech Jobs
Richard Florida | The Atlantic Cities


Sesame Street Meets the App Age: How to Nurture Creative Learning


Working Poor in the Creative Economy
Tropics of Meta


Bring Cognitive Science To The Streets!
PsySociety | Scientific American Blog Network


Augmented reality brings dinosaurs and planets to life
New Scientist


Shelters Spotlight: How the Mutt-i-grees Movement Teaches Compassion and Self-Confidence Through Pets
Pets on GOOD


Don’t Waste Your Creativity
Blog: Creating in Flow | Psychology Today


Humanist: Heal Thyself
The Conversation | The Chronicle of Higher Education


How a Drawing Could Cure Cancer: Physics Diagrams as Modern Hieroglyphs
The XChange Files | The Science & Entertainment Exchange


Kinect and Classical Music: A Match Made in Disney Heaven?
Game|Life |


How people read online: Why you won’t finish this article.
Slate Magazine


When Your Data Is Currency, What Does Your Privacy Cost?
Monkey See : NPR


Did The U.S. Government Just Freeze Innovation At These Technology Companies
Seeking Alpha


Every Library and Museum in America, Mapped
The Atlantic Cities


John Lundberg: When Poetry and Astronomy Meet
The Huffington Post


NASA Teams Up With… LEGO For Space Design Competition
Design on GOOD


Pop neuroscience is bunk!


6 Steps To Being More Creative


A Brilliantly Simple Way to Boost our Creativity
Blog: Innovation Excellence


(Mis)understanding Technology…
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Here’s Who Made the 2013 ‘Creativity 50′
Special Report: Creativity 50 – Advertising Age


Creativity Linked With Deficit in Mental Flexibility, Study Shows


Do Adults Keep Making New Brain Cells? Cold War-Era Radiation Reveals Answer
Popular Science


Mobile STEM museum unveiled at 3M’s Innovation Center
Community Impact Newspaper


How Harper and Obama are alike on science policy
The Globe and Mail


John M. Eger: Can Washington Get Anything Right?
The Huffington Post


Imagination Creativity Innovation Summer Institute
Arts Council of New Orleans


How A Guerrilla Art Project Gave Birth To NYC’s New Wheelchair Symbol
Co.Design | Fast Company


Teaching creativity and innovation for Biomedical research


Once a science-fiction fantasy, three-dimensional printers are popping up everywhere
Ventura County Star


Apple’s innovation conundrum
CNN Money


When technology meets creativity, innovative design is ingrained in the DNA of corporate culture


How to Monetize Plagiarism
The New York Times


Can investors make money in social services?
The Washington Post


The Two Cultures: Scientists and Journalists
The Creativity Post


Publishers Tell of Disputes With Apple on E-Book Prices
The New York Times


Vinyl Records Are Making a Comeback
The New York Times


‘Arrested Development’ and Game of Thrones,’ the Fans’ Cut
The New York Times


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