The rise of the info graphic

I’m a fan of the infographic as a good way to communicate complex data and distill issues into an a more accessible form. It’s easy to make a complex idea hard to understand, and it’s a cop out for academics to use this as an excuse to not make an...

Extrinsic Motivation via cell phones – fail

Daily inspiring text messages fail to inspire US students to perform better A groundbreaking experiment that bombarded US high school students with inspiring text messages was found to be a success on all counts except one: it made no difference to how the students...