Articles of Interest June 21, 2013

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“Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he isn’t. A sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is.” – Horace Walpole


“A great architect is not made by way of a brain nearly so much as he is made by way of a cultivated, enriched heart.” – Frank Lloyd Wright


“Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality.” – Ralph Marston


“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” – William Arthur Ward


“We aim above the mark to hit the mark.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson



Bill Strickland: Americans for the Arts Annual Conference
Americans for the Arts
Please watch Bill Strickland’s remarks, which begin at 1:02:00, after a short introduction.


Our ‘outrageous dream’: Bringing diversity to science
Schools of Thought | Blogs


They’ve Made A Flying Bicycle? (With Video)
AV Web



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


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


Sir Ken Robinson On Discovering Your Passions
On Point with Tom Ashbrook


Innovation: The History of a Buzzword
The Atlantic


Are We Dumbing Down our Innovators of Tomorrow?
Fox Business


Demographers Discover The Fundamental Law Governing the Growth of Cities Discovered
MIT Technology Review


Government urged to improve female representation in science


Turning the Page: Reimagining the National Labs in the 21st Century Innovation Economy
Center for American Progress


Making science and maths fun for kids is as easy as 1-2-3
The Conversation


3D Printed Microbatteries Could Unleash Wave of Innovation
Voice of America


Scientists create high-resolution 3-D atlas of human brain
The Washington Post


Brain images of previously unattainable quality
Science Codex


Creating space for STEAM: science, technology, engineering, art and math
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Apple’s New iOS 7 Design Secret – More Innovation


Kauffman Foundation Offers Free eBook: The Immigration Exodus
Kauffman Foundation


Why Art and Science?
At the Interface | PLOS Blogs


Watch This Awesome Massachusetts Middle School Flash Mob Their Retiring Principal
Education on GOOD


Breaking The R&D Innovation Silo


A Design Nomad on Asia: An Interview with IDEO Design Director Roshi Givechi
Design Thinking Blog


13 Little Known Historical Events that Made Education What it is Today
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Amphitheater Illuminated By Energy From Concertgoers’ Dancing


Adopting the post-obedient mindset
Seth’s Blog


The Right Mindset for Creativity
The Creativity Post


The “Metropolitan Revolution” and the Changing Role of Cities
Governing Magazine


F.T.C. Is Said to Plan Inquiry of Frivolous Patent Lawsuits
The New York Times


‘Geeky and not for girls’: Technology’s big image problem
Women in Leadership | Guardian Professional


3D-printing giant bugs out of titanium… for science!
Crave | CNET


7 Super Entrepreneurship Lessons from “Man of Steel”


Mississippi Recognized for Entrepreneurship


Want “Eureka!” Moments? Napping and Relaxing May be the Answer


Our Lives on a String | Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code
Wall Street Journal


MIT Whiz Sets Out to Humanize the Internet of Things
Wired Design |


NEA Arts: MindPOP! An “Aha!” Moment in Austin
Art Works, National Endowment for the Arts


This Is What Happens When You Give A Creative Community An Empty 14,000-Square-Foot Building
Co.Exist | Fast Company


U.S. Bureaucracy Stymies Commercial Innovation, Report Says
Yahoo! News


Humanities Committee Sounds an Alarm
The New York Times


New Academy of Arts and Sciences report stresses importance of humanities and social sciences
Inside Higher Ed


Humanities, social sciences critical to our future
USA Today


Dominican Republic summarizes science, technology and innovation policies


10 Tips For Managing Creative People
Co.Create | Fast Company


Silicon Valley Producer Tcho Is Changing How Chocolate Is Made
MIT Technology Review


How The Designers Of The Future Will Change The World [PSFK SEATTLE]


3D Dissection Table Helps Students Explore Rare Medical Cases [Video]


The Crowdstorm Effect (part 3): Recruiting Crowds – How GE, LEGO, Starbucks and Quirky Succeed When Others Failed
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Using a War Room to Create Pervasive Innovations
Blog: Innovation Excellence


How Bugs Bunny saved Mel Blanc’s life
Boing Boing


New DRM Will Change the Words in Your E-Book
Gadget Lab |


Dim Lighting Sparks Creativity
Pacific Standard


How Caffeine Can Cramp Creativity
The New Yorker


Portrait of the Artist as a Caveman
The New Atlantis


How A Painting From 1925 Inspired Ford’s Customer-Focused Future
Fast Company


The 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative Leaders
Co.Create | Fast Company


Rookie teachers woefully unprepared, report says


Advent of Google means we must rethink our approach to education
Education | The Observer


John M. Eger: Radical Innovation Summit Focuses on Education
The Huffington Post


Alice Korngold: Students: Prepare for a New Era of Design Innovation, Says Qualcomm’s Paul Jacobs
The Huffington Post


Our View: Science matters for New Mexico
The Santa Fe New Mexican: Editorials


Where Does Innovation Come From?


Brain Mapping project to rival or surpass human genome project
Harvard Magazine


Beware neurotrash


On TV and the Lecture Circuit, Bill Nye Aims to Change the World
The New York Times


Beyond the Brain
The New York Times


David Brooks and the Anti-Neuroscience Backlash
The American Prospect


The Problem with the Neuroscience Backlash
The New Yorker


America’s Leading Metros for Venture Capital
Richard Florida | The Atlantic Cities


2013 U.S. News STEM Solutions National Conference Begins Today!
USA Science and Engineering Festival: The Blog


Investing in the Creativity Sector
The Creativity Post


Enablers of the Digital World: African street-innovation (2/2)
Blog: Innovation Excellence


50 Creative Rewards (with tips) to Incentivize Innovation
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Creativity at the workplace-It is possible
Business on GOOD


Six Best Creations of Charles Eames, In Celebration of His Birthday
Design on GOOD


Is Angst Behind All Great Creativity?
Blog: Psychology for Writers | Psychology Today


Are You More Innovative Than You Think?
Blog: Inside The Box | Psychology Today


3-D Printer Brings Dexterity To Children With No Fingers
Wisconsin Public Radio News


Justices, 9-0, Bar Patenting Human Genes
The New York Times


After Patent Ruling, Availability of Gene Tests Could Broaden
The New York Times


Which Genes Can Be Patented?
The New York Times


Young Entrepreneurs Demand Active Support from Government and Big Business to Sustain Their Leadership in Technology Innovation, Finds Accenture Report


Scientific curiosity fuels growth: Goar
Toronto Star


Why We Fear MOOCs
The Conversation | The Chronicle of Higher Education


Beware, Common Sense Is a Good Idea Killer


Understanding Agency Part I: What is Agency?
Blog: Making Thinking Happen


Luis A. Ubiñas: Our Schools, Cut Off From the Web
The New York Times


Big News Forges Its Own Path
The New York Times


Steven Spielberg Predicts ‘Implosion’ of Film Industry
The Hollywood Reporter


Movie Meltdown, $100 Tickets, And Dream Control: Lucas and Spielberg Forecast The Future Of Entertainment
Co.Create | Fast Company


At The Movies, The Women Are Gone
Monkey See : NPR


Russian Tycoon Wants to Move Mind to Machine
ABC News, AP


This Man Is Either The World’s Biggest Patent Troll Or A Champion Of Innovation
SFGate | San Francisco Chronicle


Clean-tech startup hopes to turn ‘leftover’ algae into profitable company


Stearns’ second-graders win awards in state science poetry contest
Berkshire Eagle


NASA funds development of 3D pizza printer
Science Recorder


gyroVoice: Graduates: Creative Innovation Is Your Key To Success


Innovation: Leadership Is Always The Key


The Hidden STEM Economy
Brookings Institution


Innovation Is 1% Inspiration, 99% Perspiration


The Innovation Ecosystem
National Center for Collaboration in Medical Modeling and Simulation


Midwest Brain and Learning Institute educators to focus on creativity
June 24 – 26


Advice for Innovation Leaders from J.W. “Bill” Marriott Jr.
Blog: Innovation Excellence


Music, Adaptation, and Evolution
Blog: Your Musical Self | Psychology Today


Unwelcome Innovation Earns Gamers’ Jeers
The New York Times


Why the West Loves Sci-Fi and Fantasy: A Cultural Explanation
The Atlantic


The Growing Movement to Get Better Teachers into the Classroom
Governing Magazine


These Children Are Our Future
The New York Times


The ‘End Of Innovation’ Crowd Doesn’t Get IT
State seeks to stem brain drain
The Insider Blog | Crain’s New York Business


5 Ways That Today’s Culture Will Impact Product Designs Of The Future
Co.Exist | Fast Company
I’m Beating The NSA To The Punch By Spying On Myself
Co.Labs | Fast Company
The Future of the Humanities
American Thinker
The future of work: How technology innovation will transform our environment
Qualcomm’s Jacobs Gives UC Berkeley $20 Million for Innovation



British Airways’ In-Flight Hackathon Spawns Solutions To The Engineering Crunch
Ideo’s 3 Steps To A More Open, Innovative Mind
Fast Company


New Book Shows How Our Fixation On Neuroscience Is Making Us Crazy


Decoding ‘the Most Complex Object in the Universe’


UC Berkeley announces new design institute in its College of Engineering
Oakland Tribune |


David Cameron: we want £1m prize to be Britain’s Got Talent for sciences
Carving with creativity: local laser-cutting company combines science with design

Sun printing photos in five easy steps: art and science combined
The New Abides

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