88 | When Information Becomes Action

We've touched on learning before, and this isn't a repeat episode. Recently a young man asked us how we learn things, as in, how we gain skills or information that actually effects our daily lives. Which is really the point of all that information out there, isn't it?

Here's the excerpt from the poem by Edna St. Vincent Millay from the episode:

"Upon this gifted age, in its dark hour, 
Rains from the sky a meteoric shower 
Of facts . . . they lie unquestioned, uncombined. 
Wisdom enough to leech us of our ill 
Is daily spun, but there exists no loom 
To weave it into fabric."