My media week 11/04/10

BBC World Service’s The Interview features Temple Grandin an animal behaviour scientist who is autistic.  She feels her condition helps her to understand animal behaviour, and thus design better cattle handling equipment so that the animals suffer less.

In Nature magazine psychologist Paul Bloom looks at morality may sometimes change: How do morals change?

In this NPR podcast they look at the recent debate about the dumbing down of scrabble: Settling The Word Score: No Proper Nouns In Scrabble.

The Daily Mash had this piece: Workers ‘Need More Pretend Training with Overpaid Bullshit Merchants’


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