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Tech Insider [YouTube channel] – published on Jun 7, 2017

The 25 Horses Puzzle [YouTube / MindYourDecisions]

 

9 minutes long – pause at 1:35

It’s not too hard if you think about it. Supposedly, this is or was a question given during interviews at Google.

 

 

Don’t Compare Yourself to Others [YouTube / PragerU]

by Tom Shillue – 4½ minutes long

Have you ever envied someone else’s success? Do you sometimes wish you had another person’s life? Well, comedian Tom Shillue explains why comparing yourself to other people will put you on the fast track to an unhappy life.

Published: Feb 13, 2017 by Prager University (prageru.com)➚

Can you solve “The Bridge Riddle?” [YouTube / TED-Ed Riddle]

3⅚ minutes long – pause at 2:00

I gave up because it looked impossible. It is possible though.

This riddle’s solution is similar to the following one, the River Crossing Riddle. In both cases you seem to have to take back some of the progress you have made to finish the crossing task.

4⅓ minutes long – pause at 0:58

Can you solve “Einstein’s Riddle?” [YouTube / TED-Ed Riddle]

5⅕ minutes long – pause at 1:37

Not too hard, but it will take a while to solve.

So You Think You Can’t Draw

So you think you can’t draw. PamThis is fun to watch even if you don’t try to draw the characters. After showing the audience how to draw, he spoke about giving this seminar to a group he thought would have real physical trouble drawing, but, “They just got on with it.” – Steve

[YouTube] TEDx,  1-Apr-2015, 15:03 video

Why is it that so many people think they can’t draw? Where did we learn to believe that? Graham Shaw will shatter this illusion – quite literally – in a very practical way. He’ll demonstrate how the simple act of drawing has the power to make a positive difference in the world.

 

 

Pam drawing 1
His characters, drawn by me.
Pam drawing 2
I think I did a halfway decent Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin.

[Movie by me] Margerie Glacier Calving – Alaska

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Margerie Glacier Calving (3:24)

Videos and photos were taken by me aboard the cruise ship Coral Princess.

Glacier National Park and Preserve, Alaska, USA

May 19, 2016

 

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