Papert, co-inventor of the Logo programming language for children, died at age 88.
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May 01, 2014
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June 10, 2013
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July 25, 2012
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April 23, 2012
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December 13, 2011
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November 14, 2011
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October 21, 2011
Outside support appears to be building for an Advanced Research Projects Agency-Education, or ARPA-Ed, modeled on a cutting-edge research group within the U.S. Department of Defense known as DARPA.