Category Archives: Instapundit

New USGS Report on Earthquake risks in California

According to this article in EarthSky earlier this week, the USGS has released recently an updated report on the likelihood of earthquakes. The map above shows the major fault lines in California and the high risk ares are keyed in … Continue reading

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Children Learning on their own

  On a happier note, this is an old story now, but I think it bears repeating.  In this linked article from some years ago by Nicholas Negroponte, he writes about children in Ethiopia who were given tablet computers to … Continue reading

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The Face of Public Education in the U.S. today.

I promised myself that I would not take up politics on this site, and that I would remain positive and offer positive ways to help people improve their lives.  But this picture of this young man’s  face and that alleged … Continue reading

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