Posts Tagged ‘j j abrams’

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JJ Abrams – PBS interview

05 · 26 · 09

I watched this interview last night and felt I had to share it.

J.J. Abrams gives honest and thoughtful answers to Tavis Smiley’s questions and allows a glimpse into his humbled genius.

The entire interview is split into three parts, but totally worth watching! Read the rest of this entry ?

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Surviving as a Scientist: Ruminations of a Geek Girl Scholar

05 · 14 · 09


By @ArkhamAsylumDoc

 

I am not supposed to be a psychologist.

 

In college, I was a computer science major and math geek.  I was drawn to the clear-cut, straightforward—and, dare I say—binary approaches to problem-solving. If there were a fail-proof algorithm for choosing toothpaste brand, I would employ it.  So how did I end up studying the most nebulous subject: human behavior?    Read the rest of this entry ?