Vinod Sansare

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Evolution: Where did building blocks of life come from?

Biological evolution was preceded by a long phase of chemical evolution during which precursors of biopolymers accumulated. Chemists have discovered …

The world's best start-up hubs: Bangalore, India

Anyone who has a good idea for a start-up will struggle to get it off the ground in Silicon Valley these days. The erstwhile capital of start-ups, …

Silicon Valley

What Are Startups Afraid of? The Answers Say a Lot About Tech

Y Combinator, which helped incubate Airbnb Inc. and Instacart Inc., has a reputation for having an application process that’s more exclusive than …

Futuristic device is helping scientists break solar-efficiency record

Looking a little like the world-saving stones from sci-fi classic <i>The Fifth Element</i>, a new device is expected to have a big impact on renewable energy.<p>…

106 Ed Tech Startups Disrupting Education

CB Insights:Our map illustrates the following ed tech categories:<b>Broad Online Learning Platforms</b> – Perhaps ed tech’s most visible segment, these …

Age of Learning, a quiet giant in education apps, raised $150M at a $1B valuation from Iconiq

Some startups raise a lot of money with much fanfare before they’ve ever shipped a product, but some grow under the radar, building something that clicks, and then slowly amassing users and revenues before most even realise they’ve arrived.<p>Now, one of the latter — an education startup called Age of …

What Kids are Learning Online

Girl using computer. Photo Credit: PictureYouth / Flickr Creative Commons<p>It’s easy to be hopeful about online learning; a world where anyone - …

Education Technology

Steve VanderVeen - Author Biography

It's tough explaining why you chose to be an entrepreneur over the many easier ways to make a living. Saying what it is like is often easier than saying what it is.<p>Steve VanderVeen 4 min read<p>This simple test may predict which way you are wired.<p>Steve VanderVeen 3 min read<p>Three questions you should …

Physics for Idiots

Physics for Idiots. 1,143 likes · 1 talking about this. 'Physics for Idiots' is a place where you can find lots of physics-y goodness broken down …

World Science U

World Science U, New York, New York. 19K likes. Immerse yourself in a new way to explore science for everyone at all levels of interest and …

Dr Subramanian Swamy on Action Plan for National Renaissance - #PTDelhi2014

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Wrap Your Head Around This One: Potentially Immortal Bacteria That Eat Electricity and Could Become Living Batteries

One of the stranger (and little known) facts of nature is that our living cells are electric, or can carry electricity. Every thought, feeling and …

Singularity, transhumanism, humanity+: What word should we use to discuss the future?

Singularity. Posthuman. Techno-Optimism, Cyborgism. Humanity+. Immortalist. Machine intelligence. Biohacker. Robotopia. Life extension. Transhumanism.<p>…

Developing a Multi-Tiered System of Supports

Since 2006, P.K. Yonge has used a tiered system, where every student receives core instruction, known as Tier One. Some students need supplemental …

Global Study: U.S. Teachers Work More Hours, With Less Financial Return

On average, teachers in the United States spend more hours in the classroom than their international counterparts, without apparent salary gains to …

Evernote

Evernote is the modern workspace that helps you be your most productive self. You’re on the path to something big — Evernote is…

What educators need to know about copyright laws (infographic)

Published on Aug 4, 2014<p>1,023<p>Ann Kozma (@annkozma723 on Twitter) has used Pikochart, a web-based infographic creator, to design an interesting chart …

Are Interactive eBooks The Wave Of The Future

By Christine Kern, contributing writer<p>A recent infographic available on <i>Education Dive</i> illustrated the results of recent surveys from CampusBooks.com …

Textbooks

EU court rules libraries can digitize books without permission

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled that libraries have the right to digitize books and distribute them to dedicated reading terminals without first obtaining the publisher's permission. The decision rests on exceptions built into the EU Copyright Directive for reproducing …

Basshunter : Now You're Gone

China-Style Infrastructure Projects Will Transform India, Just Not Overnight, Central Banker Says

Investors in India are banking on big picture reforms to provide economic growth for many years to come. For them, India is the new China. But hold on a second here, warns Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan. The longer term infrastructure needs — from better roads to more electric power …

From OM To OMG: Science, Your Brain, And The Productive Powers Of Meditation

Using fMRI scans, we can now see what meditation does to the brain. The author suggests it can lead to a happier, more productive, and creative life. And even two minutes a day can do wonders.<p>Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this …

Ten Popular Ed Tech Tools That Were Updated This Summer

During the summer the IT department at your school may have been working to update the technology infrastructure in your school. At the same time, …

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