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Who Needs Handwriting? | Freakonomics | February 2016 The digital age is making pen and paper seem obsolete. But what are we giving up if we give up on handwriting?

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When Did Humans Start Shaping Earth’s Fate? An Epoch Debate | NPR | April 2015 Some scientists suggest calling the era we live in the Anthropocene, to denote the time when humans came to dominate Earth’s fate. But did it start with farming, the atom bomb or another event?

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The End of Neighborhood Schools | NPR | March 2015 New Orleans is home to the nation’s first all-charter district. Is this the future of education?