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+ - Mathematics: The Most Misunderstood Subject-> 1

Submitted by Lilith's Heart-shape
Lilith's Heart-shape writes: Dr. Robert H. Lewis, professor of mathematics at Fordham University of New York, offers in this essay a defense of mathematics as a liberal arts discipline, and not merely part of a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) curriculum. In the process, he discusses what's wrong with the manner in which mathematics is currently taught in K-12 schooling.
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+ - IBM turns to water-cooling.->

Submitted by Lilith's Heart-shape
Lilith's Heart-shape writes: Researchers at IBM have developed a network of pipettes circulating water in order to keep next-generation PC chips from overheating. I guess this means that water-cooling isn't the ultimate case mod any longer. It looks like Freon is the next step; where's the UKOD when you need him?
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