Author Archives: virginiajim

About virginiajim

Retired knowledge nut.

Media Mining Digest 268 – Dec 30, 2016: Addiction Experts on Opioid Crisis, Addiction Medicine, Advertising History, Aging Cognition, Airline Travel, Aleppo, Andrew Weil MD, Asbestos Ban in Canada, Asian Americans, Astronomical Women, Bad Kids at Black Rock High, Beer Brewing, Biohacking, Blind People Jobs, Bollywood Book, Borneo Deforestation, Brain Cooling, Broadband in Boseman, California Climate One, California Water Plan, CIA and Elections, Cyber Attacks on Democracy, Cyberattacks, Desktop Fabrication, Disruptive Thinking, Dog Domestication, Ebola Review, Election Disruption in US, Election Hacks by Russia, Electoral College Dispute, Electronics Engineers Discussion, Encryption, Fake News, Fake Zombie Bands, Feds versus Locals, Female Negotiators, Genocide Survivors, Guatemala Social Media Use, Hidden Figures, Holiday Cards History, Icy Walkways, Indian Cash Chaos, Infrastructure Projects, Intellectuals and Race, Intelligence and Propaganda, Judaism in America, Katrina Disaster Response, Kid Logic, Korean Sea Women, Language Evolution, Linux Support, Malaysian Protests, Med Students Life, Medicine Defined, Micro Greens, Moral Decisions, Native Americans, Neil de Grasse Tyson, Opiate Epidemic, Pain Control Pills, Parasitism Case, Physics Tools, Political Activism, Political Unions, Prison Violence in Canada, Refugees in New Hampshire, Reindeer Racing, Religious Trends, Research Pitfalls, Robot Dangers, Roy Cohn Lawyer, Russian Nuclear Testing, Sanctuary Cities, Science of Motivation, Science Outreach to Kids, Seed Banks, Spices in US, Syrian Refugee Children, Syrian Refugees in Canada, Thomas Sowell on Economics, Tillerson as Secretary of State, Toy Inventors, Transgender Story, Trump Election Analysis, US Foreign Policy, Verizon, War Aftermaths, Warfare, Waste to Water, Wealth Poverty Politics, Wood Woodpecker, Word Use and Trends

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 104 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 308 for the week for your ears while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Media Mining Digest 267 – Dec 23, 2016: Advertising Work, Aged Medication, AI Operations, Aleppo Rebels Fail, Alzheimers LED Light Treatment, American Military, Analog vs Digital, Bernie Campaign, Biofilm Research, Black Holes, Black Lives Matter, Boko Haram, Broadband, Carbonation, Cemetary Space Limits, Charles Johnson Writer, Chemical Weapons, Chemotherapy, Christmas Tree Giveaways, Climate Change, DDT, Diazepam, Domestic Abuse, Environmental Triage, Failure to Adjust, Fake News, FEMA Trailers, Fingerprint Comparisons, Gender and Labor, Genetic Engineering, Gin Craze of 1700’s, Indian Religious Intolerance, Industrial Espionage, Informal Economy Women, Investing Basics, Invisible Influences, Islam People and Power, Islamists, Israel Country History, Knights Templar Bank, Law and Technology, Lynching Veterans, Maker Movement, Malaysia Air 370 Crash, Male Contraception, McFaddin Murders, Megyn Kelly Interview, Mind Over Genes, NSAID and Heartburn Pill Problems, NY Times on Trump, Opioid Overdose Vaccine, Organ Transplants, Password Sharing Crime, Patagonia Founder, Permaculture, Pigments and Painters, Pizzagate Discussion, Presidential Transition, Prosthetics and Bullying, Psychology of Power, Refugee Tech Help, Refugees in Canada, Science Literacy, SECDEF Mattis, Senior Care Plans, Sex and Gender, Shi’ism, Soul Sound, Space Junk Problem, Students of Color, Sunnis, Time Management, Toxicology History, Triage Process, Trump, UN Secretary General, Urban Agriculture, US Refugee Program, US-Israel Relations, Wahhabism, Waste Disposal, Women Peacekeepers

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 89 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 318 for the week for your ears while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Media Mining Digest 266 – Dec 16, 2016: Adoption Trends, Agriculture Greenhouse Gases, AIDs Stories, Alt Right Movement, Atlanta BeltLine, Ballot Recount Issue, Black Hole Physics, Black Lives Matter, Bob Woodward on Presidents, Brain Waste, Burnouts, California Gold Rush, Canadian Pipeline, China Jails Canadian Couple, Cleve Jones Activist, Climate Change Politics, Colonial American Health, Concepts and Patterns, Conflict Resolution, Corruption in South Korea, Culture and Technology, Cybersecurity, Dakota Pipeline Protest, Death Penalty Argument, Deep Work, Democratic Party Decline, Drug Interactions, Ebola Epidemic Response, Economic Modeling, Emergency Power, End of Life Issues, Facebook Designer, First Nations Missing Women, Fish Industry Decline, Gaming Women Online, Garth Brooks, Genocide Prosecutor, George Washington, Geriatric Isolation, Guano Mania, Harriet Martineau, History and Historians, Homeless Help in Las Vegas, IARPA, Involuntary Commitment, ISIS Organization, James Burke Knowledge Web, Language Gap in Medicine, Limelight, Map Size by Topic, Mark Cuban, MDMA and PTSD, Medical Coaching, Medical History, Memory Formation, Near Death Experiences, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Oklahoma School Decline, Older Workers, Oprah Show, Pandora Website, Philippine Drug Problem, Pizzagate, Placebos, Politics and Religion, Progressive Movement, Public Discourse, Public Health History, Reality Definition, Rejection Training, Social Credit Program, Surveillance Camera Use, Thalidomide Impact, Thomas Friedman, Tim Ferriss Interview, Trevor Noah, Trump, Tuberculosis from Animals, Uganda Refugee Story, White Supremacist Groups History

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 92 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 305 for the week for your ears while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Media Mining Digest 265 – Dec 9, 2016: Ageing, Aging and Mobility, AIDS Concerns, Albania’s Cannabis, Aleppo Overview, American Progressive Movement, Angies List Founder, Animal Work Rights, Arctic Ice Melt, Bacon Story, Behavioral Economics, Blind Parents, Bronze Age Collapse, California Trends, Canadian Startups, Canadian Shooting Hazards, Cancer Treatment, Cesar Chavez March, Chaos Value, Childhood Adversities, Climate Change, Cold War, Cuban Gay Scene, Dementia Decline, Digital Culture, Disabled in Wheelchairs, Dollar History, Election Rigging, Electoral College, End of Life Care, Energy Defined, Fake News, Female Hazards, Feminism, Fidel Castro, Hair Business, Hate Speech, Health Care in Britain, High Speed Cameras, Jury Selection, Justice System Concerns, Lighting History, Louisiana Justice, Mars Explorer, Mental Health Research, National Security, Navigating Nature, NBC Chimes, Oligarchy Defined, Palm Oil Impact, Pandemic Prediction, Parkinson’s Case, Particle Physics, Phantom Limb Pain, Photosynthesis Improvement, Placebos, Polymer Scientist, Salt History, Science Careers, Sea Rise Reaction, Seminole Wars, Social Enterprise Solutions, Survival Skills for Kids, Thyroid Problems, Trade Policy, Trump, Veteran Affairs Deficiencies, Vitamin D Supplements, Vitex, Voting Fraud in NH, Weapons of Math Destruction, Welfare Roadtrip, White House Renovation, Wilderness Art, Working Women, World War One

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 99 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 255 for the week for your ears while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Media Mining Digest 264 – Dec 2, 2016: Addiction Problems, Advertising, Alan Greenspan Book, Alcoholic Mom Story, Alternate Reality Stories, Alzheimers Treatment, American Introspection, Ancient American, Bernie Sanders on Trump, Black Holes, Boredom, Breitbart Critique, Bridge Building, Broadband by Electrical Co-ops, Butter-Soup-Vegans, Cash and Charles, Catholic Priest Abusers, Cell Labeling, Charles Mingus, Chillwall.com, CO2 Production and Soil Carbon, Coal in Canada, Concentration Camp Music, Concussion Care, Corruption in Providence, Creativity, Cuban Women, Cyber Security, Dark Matter, De Tocqueville on Democracy, Disabled in Pennsylvania, Disco Music Death, Dollar Store Town, E-discovery, Elder Care, Electoral College, Engineering for Kids, FarmCrowdy in Nigeria, Fungi, Gender and Race, Genetic History, Global Changes, Glyphosate, Godfather Production, Good Samaritan, Haitian Coco Crop, Hal Linden, Hospital Noise, Immigrant Stories, Insomnia, Job Trends, Joe Hill Activist, Julia Child, Jupiter, Justice Clarence Thomas, Lead Poisoning, Leonard Cohen, Madness, Maker Revolution, Marijuana, Mathematics, Meat Eaters, Military Family Life, Millennials in Parents Homes, Mississippi Pioneer Woman, Mosul Battle, Multiple Sclerosis, Native American Myths, Nuclear Weapons Control, Oklahoma Earthquakes, Physics Story for Kids, Populism and Elites, Premed Gap Year, Refugee Rescues, Risk Management, Russian Cowboys, Russian Politics, Selective Attention, Skin Patch Monitor, Solar Research, Southwest Airlines Founder, StoryCorps Thanksgiving Stories, Sustainable Cities, Terminal Burrowing, Thomas Friedman Interview, Trade Policy by US, Trump, Tuberculosis, Turkish Politics, Veteran Flight Training, Women in Science, Working Women, World War One Stories, Zapruder Filmer

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 99 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 255 for the week for your ears while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Media Mining Digest 263 – Nov 25, 2016: African Nationalism, Ai Weiwei, Alt Right, Alt School, Anthropocene Epoch, Architectural Acoustics, Asteroid Impact, Attention Overload, Australian Aboriginal Music, Australian Indigenous Family Abuse, Bamboo Club Story, Black Holes, Blind Devices, Blind Kids and Smartphones, Blockchain Uses, Breech Births, British Rule in India, Broadband in Nebraska, Cancer Survivor Outcomes, Chicago Gun Violence, Child Raising, Climate and Health, Climate Talks, Connections, Corn History, Dakota Pipeline Protest and Facebook, Damages Calculations, Debt Collectors, Decision Making, Diarrhea, Digital Politics, Disabled Employment, Dog Training, Drone Strikes, Economics Noble Prize, Education in Inner Cities, Election Predictions, Emotional Intelligence, Employment Trends, European Union, Facebook Influence, Fake News, Food Waste, Francis Ford Coppola, Free Will, Gender Pay Gap, Hate Crimes, Health Care Innovation, Healthcare Under Trump, Hiring People, Holocaust Author, Honey, Hydroelectric Hazards, Immigration History, Industrial Science, International Criminal Court, Investment Q and A, Job Ends, Justinian Legal Code, Man’s Impact, Marijuana Legalization, Martin Luther King Death, Mathematics as Art, Meditation, Military Veterans in Workplace, Mindfulness, Narcan Warriors, Negative Emissions, Obama’s America, On the Media Goals, Patient Zero Myth, Pay Raises, Podcasting Styles, Police Abuses, Police Powers Online, Politics in Iceland, Pornography Status, Psychotherapy, RCMP Misconduct, Refugees in 1943, Rhythm Impact, Rumors for Profit, Science Education Problem, Self-driving Cars, South Africa Sanitation Problems, Statistics, Stephen Bannon, Surveillance Countermeasures, Texting for Health, Tidiness, Transgender Issues, Trump Trump Trump, Turkey Coup Backlash, Utopian Groups History, Video Games for Good, Virtual Engineering, Voting Concerns, Wine in California, Working Women, Workplace Diversity

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 108 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 304 for the week for your ears while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Media Mining Digest 262 – Nov 18, 2016: Adrenal Physiology, African Books, American Fascism, Au Pair Story, Autism Story, Big Listen, Birth Control Research, Brain Activity, Broadband in Wisconsin, Butyric Acid, Cancer Drug Impotence, Capitalism Hazards, Carbon Dioxide Uses, Change in America, Chickungunya and Zika, Climate Change Pace, Climate Politics, Climate Warming, Clinton-Trump Campaign, Computer Repair Business, Consciousness, Copyright Future, Cosmic Shadows, Culture Defined, Dakota Pipeline Protest, Device Addiction, Disruptive Innovation, Economic Policies, Election Controversies, Election Messes, Genetic Engineering, Global Trade Decline, GMO Failure, Greenhouse World, Hacking for Defense, Happiness Report, Hillary Clinton Politics, Human Evolution, Hydroelectric Power, Iceland Rescue Teams, Immigration Issues in Australia, Inmate Decline in Netherlands, Investment Strategies, Jefferson Book, Lab Safety, Letters to Presidents, Longevity, Magic Johnson and AIDS, Male Contraception Trial, Marconi’s Radio, Meat Allergy, Medical Cannabis, Medical Specialties, Medical Training, Mekong Delta Sea Rise, Mental Efficiency, Mental Resources, Middle Class Changes, Military Concerns, Money Psychology, Mosul Battle, Music Mogul, Nuclear Strategies, Photographer Interview, Political Beliefs, Presidential Transiton App, PTSD Treatment,Public Health Goals, Saudi Women, Ship Sinking Story, Simulated Universes, Social Entrepreneurs, Social Innovation, Social Psychology, Sports Bra History, Statistics, Technology and Ethics, Time Travel, Truffle Market, Trump Administration Opposition, Trump Campaign Analysis, Trump Climate Opposition, Trump Election Impact, Trump Voters, Ugly Man Story, Ulysses S Grant, US Economy Trends, Veteran Problems, Virus Filaments

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 90 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 246 for the week for your ears while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment