education

Building the Jerusalem Podcast

Our team is in the midst of one of our most fascinating projects to date: building a podcast on the ancient city of Jerusalem. Last summer and fall, we traveled to Israel to plan, craft, and record content for the Philos Project’s upcoming auditory journey of the Holy City’s fascinating history. Jerusalem is indisputably among…

Content That Adds Value

In 2012, The Wikimedia Foundation, in partnership with Oxford University, conducted a blind study comparing the quality of content found on Wikipedia and Encyclopædia Britannica. The study found that there was very little difference in the quality of the content. Wikipedia scored even better in several categories. Before Wikipedia, Encyclopædia Britannica was the gold standard for general information…