Month: May 2006

You can’t keep up!

Kathy provides tips how to reduce the info overload/pressure-to-keep-up stress: Find the best aggregators. Get summaries. Cut the redundancy! Unsubscribe to as many things as possible. Recognize that gossip and celebrity entertainment are black holes. Pick the categories you want for a balanced perspective, and include some from OUTSIDE your main field of interest. Be …

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Babycatcher

A nurse midwife writes about her work experience in Lilongwe – sad and heart-wrenching with glimpses of hope. I found a Quicktime movie about her work, but I can’t view it on my Windoze machine, even though I have the required Quicktime player. [update] The video now works but it’s on a slowish server.