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How to Solve the Housing Crisis

How to Solve the Housing Crisis

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Brilliant, a problem-solving website that teaches you to think like an engineer. We’ve been hearing about it for years. The 21st century is the era of urbanization. In almost every country around the world, people are packing their bags, and moving into cities at record …

Beware online “filter bubbles” | Eli Pariser

Beware online “filter bubbles” | Eli Pariser

Mark Zuckerberg, a journalist was asking him a question about the news feed. And the journalist was asking him, “Why is this so important?” And Zuckerberg said, “A squirrel dying in your front yard may be more relevant to your interests right now than people dying in Africa.” And I want to talk about what …

Beyond the Bubble: Creating HATs

Beyond the Bubble: Creating HATs

Although our website contains multiple versions of each type of assessment, you don’t have to be limited by the options here. You can create your own version by inserting documents from the Library of Congress’ vast collection. Here’s how to get started: First, identify the aspect of historical thinking you want to assess. For example, …