HER NATURE HIS NURTURE

a his & hers weblog of worlds apart

Imagination Exchange

I recently stumbled upon illustrator Dave Devries’ beatiful Monster Engine project which asks the question: what would children’s drawings look like if they were painted realistically? The results are these fantastical … Continue reading

December 22, 2011 · 1 Comment

Jacobs meets Jobs

Weird associations, recent reading & rambling Over the summer I posted some loose thoughts that were spinning around my head about an emerging Age of Weird and its implications for … Continue reading

November 29, 2011 · 2 Comments

Canadians Celebrate 2nd Annual Genetic Counselling Awareness Week

This week (November 20-26) genetic counsellors across Canada will be participating in the 2nd annual Genetic Counselling Awareness Week (see my post on this topic last year.) The theme for … Continue reading

November 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Making Amends

At the beginning of this year I told myself I wanted to do more making. I’ve spent a lot of time the last few years thinking and typing, but I … Continue reading

October 19, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Age of Weird

The Age of Weird is arriving…. Austin’s “Keep [City] Weird” support-local movement is spreading across the US. The world’s number one pop artist wears clothing made of meat. The LA Lakers’ starting Small Forward is changing his name to Meta World Peace… The business world is already playing catch-up. We know creative advantage is more crucial now than ever before. Firms willing to move beyond their core comforts, embrace their cultural quirks, and experiment on the fringes will be best positioned for innovation.

July 21, 2011 · Leave a comment

Genomics and the Social Web: A Timeline

I thought I’d share this timeline that I put together recently for a presentation on the social asepcts of genomics. Although clearly not an exhaustive list of events, I still … Continue reading

July 15, 2011 · 1 Comment

Biz Cards For Kids

This is one of my favourite ideas of the last little while: Red Balloon, an English School for kids, asked its students what they wanted to be when they grow … Continue reading

June 15, 2011 · 1 Comment

Her Nature Tweets

His Nurture Tweets

  • "Attract and retain smart people and then get out of their way" - nyti.ms/ZBWmje - companies should learn from successful cities. 1 day ago

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