Category Archives: Education

Taken to School

Here is a fine piece of investigative journalism about a very wide spread scam that is plaguing academia. Definitely worth a watch.

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I have a friend in Minsk…

Unlike the usual university plagiarism policy which is typically something bland copied from another university, the University of Bergen has explained the problem, and consequences, of plagiarism with Hollywood-level production values. (Be sure to click on “CC” for the English … Continue reading

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NRC (not really correct?) Graduate School Rankings

The NRC graduate school ranks are due out tomorrow, September 29. For those who don’t know, the last NRC ranking was in 1995 and the latest is much delayed (I.e. the “data” such as it is is already out of … Continue reading

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Feynman Lectures Online – Thanks Bill!

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Like Space Camp, But Quantized

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The Coming Professoral Obsolescence?

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Perimeter Scholars Institute

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Math Gains, But World Still Scheduled to End

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Information Age Transcripts

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DonorChoose Challenge: Pseudo Physicists Unite!

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