Miguel Panao | Professor and Author

Finding ways to improve scientific writing and academic productivity.

Aliens and Alienated

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Reading Time: 1 minute I felt alien because everyone is paying attention to their phone and I noticed. People around me were alienated most of the time.

Distraction is not that bad

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Reading Time: 1 minute We get distracted, miss opportunities and that’s not good. But not all distractions are bad.

Full focus

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Reading Time: 1 minute Only by stimulating greater awareness of the implications of our choices can we expect to improve our experience and understanding of being fully focused.

4U2

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What does element 115 produces?

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Reading Time: 1 minute We dream there’s more in the Universe than is known, and it’s true.

Who cares about Mona Lisa?

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Reading Time: 3 minutes I’m not sure if we still care about beauty through art when most of our attention aims at taking a picture to fill up a bucket list.

Limitations are opportunities

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Reading Time: 2 minutes We think about limitations as barriers, stopping us from accomplishing what we desire for our learning minds. Is this true?

Why should we read?

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Reading Time: 1 minute Reading is more than leisure or an obligation. It is an opportunity to sharpen the mind.

What is exercise?

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Reading Time: 1 minute Living our life to its fullest.

Learn with flowers

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Reading Time: 1 minute Our great achievements often come from the simplest ideas, but only by having as many ideas as possible can we dream of having one which makes a difference.