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Brain Calisthenics (Guest Post by Sally James)

Posted by: leelefever on August 14, 2013- 9:07am

Categories: communication, Explanation, fun, Guest Post, science, simplicity, Up Goer

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Once there was a cartoon experiment. This experiment used the most common 1,000 words in English to describe a Saturn V rocket.  Have you wondered about getting started on describing something huge or complex in friendly language? For me, this cartoonist-inspired gizmo Up Goer Text Editor is a way to flex some muscles and warm up by challenging myself to describe using only common words. As you use the device, it strips away jargon and demands extremely lean but frequently comical descriptions... Continue Reading