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Every designer knows that free fonts are a godsend when working on a project, but truly valuable free fonts can be tough to find.

101 essential free fonts for web designers

With this list we’ve endeavoured to bring you as many full font families as possible; fonts that are genuinely free (not just one style or weight free), a balance of fonts that work well for body text as well as display, and a full collection of fonts that are pleasing to the eye. Everyone can find something new and useful among these amazing free fonts.

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How To Solder - Soldering Tutorial

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Ham Radio 101: Getting Started Without a License

You can get a handheld radio to listen in on what’s going on while you are out and about or get a base station/desktop radio. You can listen to activities on local repeaters. Repeaters allow ham radio operators to talk locally, they send a signal to a repeater and it transmits the signal to other radios in the area. Learning Morse Code. ARRL CW Training CDs CW-related training CDs available right online through the ARRL.

Learning Morse Code

W1AW Code Practice Audio Files Archive mp3 files of W1AW code practice runs at speeds 5wpm-40wpm. W1AW Code Practice Schedule Times, frequencies, and speeds. CWops CW Academy The CWops club offers group code lessons online and tutors on-air. G4FONs Morse Training Program This free application uses the Koch method to teach CW. Letters are sent at the speed which you hope to achieve, but only two at a time. K9OX's Multi-Platform Morse Training Program A free CW application for Windows, Mac, Linux, or DOS; sends semi-random letters and numbers at variable speeds. Learn CW Online You can learn and practice CW at various speeds and formats with words, letter groups, and call signs through the Koch method. AA9PW's CW Practice You can practice CW at various speeds and formats or download .mp3 files.

7 Things Dungeons & Dragons Taught Me About Storytelling. Once upon a time (in high school), a classmate bashed on what was then my preferred hobby: Dungeons and Dragons.

7 Things Dungeons & Dragons Taught Me About Storytelling

His main argument was that, while not harmful, playing D&D was ultimately a waste of time. He challenged me to tell him how I benefited in any practical way, and the best response I could make was that enjoyment was an end of its own. Well, it's a belated addendum, but I want to expand on that now. The Brainstormer - The Brainstormer by Andrew Bosley. Www.learnmorsecode.com.

Just Learn Morse Code. Learning Morse Code. Click here for Morse Code Table Morse Code Speed To understand code speed, it is helpful to look at the method in which code is generated.

Learning Morse Code

Code di's (dots) and dah's (dashes) and the spaces between them are sent using standard fixed time intervals. A di takes one unit of time, a dah takes three units of time, the space between di's and dah's of the same character takes one unit of time, the space between characters takes three units of time, and the space between words takes seven units of time. When sending code at a given speed, these units of time remain fixed in duration, and consequently the letters and words take varying amounts of time to send. Code speed is given as a number of words per minute (WPM). PARIS, which takes 50 units of time to send (including the space between words) is representative of standard English text; i.e., it takes about the same amount of time to send as the average word.

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Everything Science Knows About Hangovers—And How to Cure Them

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GPS Field Data Collection System - Self Education

Furthermore, individuals who have the potential to become innovators in science and technology will do so regardless of the education system. Some of the top scientists in history, such as Charles Darwin and Albert Einstein, were self-educated on the topics that were most important to their scientific breakthroughs. Thomas Edison had only three months of official schooling. Some of the world's top innovators, including Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, were university drop-outs. Adobe Photoshop CS6 Essential Tools. Architecture Studio: Intentions. Architectural Design: Intentions. Weapons of Mass Instruction: A Schoolteacher's Journey Through the Dark World of Compulsory Schooling: John Taylor Gatto: 9780865716698: Amazon.com: Books. Free Online Classes - 10,000+ Courses on Open Education Database. 300+ Mind Expanding Documentaries. I watch a lot of documentaries.

300+ Mind Expanding Documentaries

I think they are incredible tools for learning and increasing our awareness of important issues. The power of an interesting documentary is that it can open our minds to new possibilities and deepen our understanding of the world. On this list of mind expanding documentaries you will find different viewpoints, controversial opinions and even contradictory ideas. Critical thinking is recommended. I'm not a big fan of conspiracy documentaries but I do like films that challenge consensus reality and provoke us to question the everyday ideas, opinions and practices we usually take for granted.

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Crash course in learning theory

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