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Scientists Want New Planetary Definition to Include 110 Space Objects

Scientists Want New Planetary Definition to Include 110 Space Objects

A group of six scientists from five institutions including John Hopkins University’s Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences in Baltimore, Maryland, USA are not just ...

March 20, 2017 at 2:02 pm by
20,000 Worldclass University Lectures Available for Free Once Again

20,000 Worldclass University Lectures Available for Free Once Again

University of California at Berkeley originally placed over 40,000 hours of audio/video courses, events, lectures online for anyone to access completely for free but was ...

March 18, 2017 at 1:30 am by

Museum of London Bringing Great Fire of London to Minecraft

When it comes educational games, Minecraft is getting more and more attention as it goes. From the original concept of building the world in blocks to the survival and ...

July 21, 2016 at 1:20 am by
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MacBooks Are Being Replaced by ChromeBooks at Tim Cook’s Old High School

Apple MacBooks have been used in the education sector for some time and it’s not uncommon for students to given one to help with their studies. One notable example is ...

June 20, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

The 42 Team Looks to Create Free Coding Schools

We are often told that we have to learn to program, in a world where everything is running on 1’s and 2’s knowing how software works by making even the simplest of ...

May 18, 2016 at 10:00 am by

Windows 10 Pro Stops Users From Blocking Windows Store

Windows 10 is nearing the end of its free upgrade period and with its price officially released users are making the final choice to adopt or stick with the older operating ...

May 9, 2016 at 11:00 am by

Science Textbooks to Contain Illustrations by XKCD’s Randall Munroe

The popular webcomic XKCD has shown for years how well science, technology and humour can be mashed together through the medium of stick figures. Fans of the webcomic created ...

March 23, 2016 at 10:45 am by

Amazon is Creating a Platform to Share Educational Materials

When you are a teacher, or anyone involved in training, you often spend more time creating resources and finding ways to reinforce a message rather than just hammering it home ...

March 12, 2016 at 9:15 am by

Touch Screen Devices are ‘Eroding’ Digital Skills for Children

Hands up if you own a touch screen phone? How about a touch screen laptop/tablet? How many of your devices use a touch screen these days? It would seem that this may not be ...

November 20, 2015 at 2:00 pm by

AI Program Beats Average Entrance Exam Scores in Japan College Exam

Artificial Intelligence has been progressing at an impressive rate due to technological advancements in cybernetics. The Institute for Ethics and Emerging ...

November 18, 2015 at 10:00 pm by

Afghanistan To Open Coding School For Girls

Neil deGrasse Tyson is known for a lot of things. He has advertised science and technology to thousands and even found Krypton (okay he found a planet roughly where Krypton ...

October 11, 2015 at 12:00 pm by

BBC Micro Bit Computer’s Finalized Design Revealed

The BBC has revealed the final design of the Micro Bit computer and it brings along a few changes over the earlier shown prototypes. The Micro Bit is a pocket-sized computer ...

July 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm by

Not Everyone Will Get Windows 10 on the 29th of July

If you were eagerly waiting to get your hands on Windows 10 on the 29th of July, you might be a bit disappointed. Microsoft just ruled out some updates on the upcoming Windows ...

July 3, 2015 at 6:30 am by

Teaching Resource Site For Minecraft?

Minecraft is a game where very little is ever the same. This means you can build a castle in one map with ease, but in the next building the Starship Enterprise is a lot ...

June 30, 2015 at 11:58 pm by

Apple WWDC 2015 Could Bring 12-inch iPads and Dual-App View Mode

We are nearing that time of the year when Apple will unveil its stuff at the annual World Wide Developer Conference. Out of all rumours, the most interesting ones consist of ...

May 23, 2015 at 1:58 am by