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50 floating screens will clean the Pacific garbage patch next year

The Ocean Cleanup, a Dutch foundation that aims to deal with plastics polluting our seas, says it's finally ready to put its technology to work. In a statement released yesterday, the organization has revealed that it plans to start cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in early 2018 using …

US researchers discover new way to procure water from thin air

Imagine a future in which every household has an appliance that pulls water out of the air, even in dry or desert climates, using only the power of …

Study calls for billions to fund retraining after pinpointing hospitality, retail, transport and manufacturing sectors and poorest parts of UK as most at risk<p>A leading thinktank has urged the government to spend billions of pounds helping poorly skilled workers in the less prosperous parts of the …

Public Policy

5 tips for getting started with project-based learning - Marianne Stenger - ABC Splash - http://education.abc.net.au/newsandarticles/blog/-/b/2493098/5-tips-for-getting-started-with-project-based-learning-?null

Although you’ve undoubtedly heard about project-based learning and its potential to help students take ownership of their learning, using it in the …

PBL feedback

PBL: What Does It Take for a Project to Be "Authentic"?

The project meets a real need in the world beyond the classroom, or the products that students create are used by real people.<br>For example:<p>Students …

Buy a Spikeball set here in Australia

Want to buy a Spikeball Set here in Australia? Well you’re in the right place.<br>Purchase your Spikeball set below.<p>For more information on playing …

Scientists turn spinach leaf into working heart tissue

Researchers have managed to turn a spinach leaf into working heart tissue and are on the way to solving the problem of recreating the tiny, branching networks of blood vessels in human tissue.<p>Until now, scientists have unsuccessfully tried to use 3D printing to recreate these intricate …

Apple releases Classroom iPad app version 2.0 w/ ability to manually create classes & more

Alongside public releases for iOS 10.3, macOS 10.12.4, watchOS 3.2, and tvOS 10.2 today, Apple has officially released version 2.0 of its Classroom app for iPad previously in beta.<p>Version 2 of the app brings a number of new features including the ability to create classes within the app and invite …

‘It really is Where’s Wally,’ says Australian National University’s Brad Tucker, but the twist is you get a say in the official name of anything you find<p>Everyday stargazers will have a shot at naming a new planet by joining Australian astronomers in the hunt for a mysterious large orb believed to …

Astronomy

The Crazy, Amazing Life Of Immigrant Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla was one of America’s greatest inventors and carries a mystique unlike any other immigrant to the United States. Before he became the name of a car company and a character in modern science fiction novels, Nikola Tesla immigrated to the United States and turned into an inventor …

​South Australia kicks off AU$2.8m driverless airport shuttle trial

Bus transfers between Adelaide Airport's terminal and long-term carpark might soon be driverless, with the state government and the airport trialling …

Boston Schools “Decolonize” Curriculum, Switch To More Accurate World Map

For decades, we've all been using a map that simply isn't accurate and instead reinforces colonial biases.<p>The Galls-Peter Projection map.<p>Boston …

The Heart Rate Awakens

During the SHAPE America National Convention I had the opportunity to share a new activity I recently created called “The Heart Rate Awakens” during …

12 Must-See TED Talks for Teachers - WeAreTeachers

Similar Articles Added Earlier<p>Are you an English teacher looking for suggestions to bring blended teaching to life. Here, Gosia Jaros-White talks you …

Atomic Hard Drive: IBM Researchers Store Single Bit Of Data On World's Smallest Magnet — One Atom Of Holmium

There’s only so much data that can be stored on silicon-based integrated circuits (as predicted by the so-called “Moore’s law”). That is why, …

Earth's interior temperature 60 degrees hotter than previously thought, student accidentally finds

Earth's interior temperature is about 60 degrees Celsius hotter than previously thought and could explain how tectonic plates move on Earth's …

Earth Science

7 Ways Earth Would Change If Our Moon Were Destroyed

For nearly the entire 4.5 billion year history of our Solar System, the Earth hasn’t been alone while we revolve around the Sun. Our giant lunar companion is larger and more massive than any other moon when compared to the planet it orbits. When it’s in its full phase, it brightly illuminates the …

Astronomy

‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse Coming—How to See It

Find out how to safely watch a stunning annular eclipse that will appear this week in the skies over South America and Africa.<p>On February 26, lucky sky-watchers across South America and Africa will witness the sun turn into a dramatic ring of fire due to an event known as an annular eclipse.<p>A solar …

Breaking Exoplanet Discovery

NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are …

Scientists Say They've Discovered a Hidden Continent Under New Zealand

Scientists say they have identified an underwater continent two-thirds the size of Australia — and they are calling it Zealandia.<p>This newly proposed continent is about 1.74 million square miles in size and 94 percent submerged. But at its highest points, it protrudes above the ocean surface in the …

'Lost continent' found under Mauritius | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Found -- one lost continent, hiding underneath a tropical holiday destination.<p>It might sound implausible, but deep at the bottom of the Indian Ocean, a research team, led by South Africa's University of the Witwatersrand, has found pieces of an ancient continent.<p>The lava-covered piece of …

The Best NHL Rookies Nobody Is Talking About

One of the joys of any new NHL season is watching rookies make their debuts at hockey’s highest level. 2016-17 hasn’t been an exception to the rule, and this year, we’ve been treated to a duel between Auston Matthews and Patrik Laine—both currently on-pace for 40-goal seasons—at the top of the …

NHL

8 Extraordinary Examples of Constrained Writing

Constrained writing is a catch-all literary term for a whole host of written forms or techniques that limit what or how authors or poets write by …

8 Interactive Books that Are Fun for the Whole Family

Check out these fun, interactive books for hours of building, learning, drawing, and creating!<p>Reading is one of my family's favorite activities, and my 6-year-old loves to act out stories, build Legos into shapes from his books, and draw his favorite characters. His interest led me on a hunt for …

Kids

Why North America Looks the Way it Does

North America is a beautiful continent that’s home to the Rockies, Yosemite, the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, and many more natural wonders. How did …

North America

This map shows the countries where people live the longest

The World Economic Forum ranked places by their average life expectancy, showing where in the world people live the longest.<p>Not surprisingly, developed countries with better healthcare systems ranked higher.<p>Japan was the country with the longest life expectancy at 83.1 years. The city state of Hong …

Apollo 12 astronauts brought porn with them while walking on the moon

In November 1969, astronauts Charles "Pete" Conrad and Alan Bean rode a lunar lander down to the moon's Ocean of Storms while module pilot Dick Gordon orbited overhead.<p>Conrad and Bean were on their way toward becoming the third and fourth men to walk on the moon, respectively. But their mission, …