Buzzwords Fragrance-free = (of toiletries or cleaning products) not containing perfume Elsewhere on the Web Misc Unscented does not mean fragrance free. In fact, if you smell absolutely nothing in your skin care or beauty products, it may be even MORE harmful than you believed. Why? It sounds silly, but unscented products typically …

Mirror Neuron

Buzzwords Mirror neuron = a neuron that fires both when an animal acts and when the animal observes the same action performed by another Videos Wikipedia Mirror_neuron Empathy


Photo: Nationalmuseet (Denmark), Odin Wikipedia: Vikings were Norse seafarers, mainly speaking the Old Norse language, who during the late 8th to late 11th centuries, raided and traded from their Northern European homelands across wide areas of Europe, and explored westwards to Iceland, Greenland, and Vinland. Wikipedia Vikings Vinland Europe


Buzzwords Greenwash = Deceptive marketing used to promote the perception that a policy or products are environmentally friendly. Also see: successwash Wikipedia Greenwashing Headlines At Tampa Bay farm-to-table restaurants, you’re being fed fiction – @lreiley Ethical awards: green wash or genuinely recognising sustainability? – The Guardian Are you being green washed by the travel …


Buzzwords Successwash = Selling outcomes as successes rather than acknowledge what remains to be done. Examples: Rio, Durban and Copenhagen. Elsewhere on the Web Escaping from Rio, seeking solutions among mayors and judges @duycks


Buzzwords Gameification = the idea of turning an otherwise mundane process into a game, to give people more of an incentive to do it Get into the game. Artwork / Cue Yourself Buzzword Bingo access – achievement – altruism – appointment – attention – awards – badge – behavior – challenge – communal discovery – …


Buzzwords Question = a sentence expressed so as to elicit information Elsewhere on the Web Everything is too complicated – Verge Las Vegas’ Civic Disaster – Jay Rosen #RJquestions Indigenous Peoples Week Questions Knowledge

Open Education Week

Poster Open Education Week – – takes place each March. 2019 dates: March 4-8. Hashtags: #openeducationwk, #oaweek Twitter shoutout: @OEWeek @oeconsortium @OERCommons Key Links Events Background Some background. The goal of Open Education Week is to raise awareness about free and open educational opportunities that exist for everyone, everywhere, right now. Organizers and …


Roofdog Translating: What is an influencer? Spanish: ¿Qué es un(a) influencer? Overheard Siempre está subiendo fotos de su comida y cosas así como si fuera influencer. Influence #Roofdog What is the Social Web? Responsible Travel Week