Gen Y Chronicles Podcast

GenYChron Ep. 0004 – Free Yale courses, free Internet and practising French with a chatbot - Gen Y Chronicles Podcast



Show summary In this week’s podcast episode we dive into a treasure trove of free knowledge. Did you know you can take free courses at Yale on YouTube? Did you know you can access the Internet for free? The Internet is a paradise of human knowledge, where we can learn French by speaking with chatbots and debunk rumours about Chinese spyware in mobile phones. All this and more, for free, in this week’s episode from the Gen Y Chronicles. Show notes 0:48 - Stephen King’s opinion about writing your ideas down on paper (YouTube link) 2:07 - The holy trinity of having more energy: diet, sleep and exercise 2:49 - A throwback to episode 1 about avoiding a high-sugar, low-fibre diet (Podcast post) 5:05 - The free online Yale course I’m taking: Introduction to New Testament (RLST 152) (YouTube link) 5:20 - Free university courses from Yale, MIT, Harvard, etc. on YouTube 6:47 - MOOC (Mass Online Open Course) (Wikipedia article) 7:51 - Learn why cats purr and how Google Search tracks the spread of influenza (YouT