31 – Aug – 2010

In culture on August 31, 2010 at 10:30 AM
  1. Rethinking road signs v/s road architecture – A traffic engineer turns convention traffic engineering on its head with surprising results – 2000 words – Culture – Wired
  2. How language influence our lives – How language influences our lives? Gendered languages, geographic languages and directional languages – how inbuilt association with the word (its gender, quality)  correlates with human responses – 4300 words – Culture – NYT
  3. “Like Obama, I like change” – What happened when a journalist handed a prepaid card from VISA / MASTERCARD to a panhandler instead of change? – 1700 words – Culture – TheStar

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