Betsy Huggins

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Between the Folds: The Art of Origami

Origami may seem an unlikely medium for understanding and explaining the world. But around the world fine artists and theoretical scientists are …

In the age of robots, our schools are teaching children to be redundant | George Monbiot

A regime of cramming and testing is crushing young people’s instinct to learn and destroying their future<p>In the future, if you want a job, you must be as unlike a machine as possible: creative, critical and socially skilled. So why are children being taught to behave like machines?<p>Children learn …

Social Issues

The Kid Should See This

"A street is a road but a road isn’t always a street. A road can also be an avenue or a boulevard—it’s the general term for anything that connects …

dorobot

Hello! I am an author for creativity books and also doing stopmotion animations. Find more info on my website www.dorobot.de

Danny MacAskill’s Wee Day Out

If anyone knows how to make the already beautiful countryside of Edinburgh, Scotland even more incredible, it’s Scottish trials cyclist Danny …

Mountain Biking

TED-Ed

Why are all the gas stations, cafes and restaurants in one crowded spot? An intro to game theory:

Inside the secret adidas lab where designers are making football boots of the future

A 30-minute drive from Nuremberg - the Bavarian city known as much for its medieval castle as its war trials - is a different type of building. In …

British Wildlife Photography Award: The best photos of 2016 revealed as winners announced

An image of a shoal of baby fish taking refuge in the tentacles of a giant jellyfish has scooped first price at the 2016 British Wildlife Photography …

Staph infections? The nose knows how to fight them

MANCHESTER, England — The human nose isn’t exactly prime real estate for bacteria. It has limited space and food for microbes to eat. Yet more than …

Lift-off! The world's longest aircraft makes its maiden flight

The world's longest aircraft has made its maiden flight – a 19 minute journey above its airfield in Bedfordshire.<p>Part blimp, part helicopter airship …

Uber's driverless taxis will be on the streets this month

Uber users will be able to hail self-driving cars in a matter of weeks.<p>The futuristic service will launch in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, by the end of …

Bonkers elevated bus was probably a scam, Chinese police investigating

Update 04/07/17<p>Alas, the car-swallowing electric bus that straddled entire lanes to soar over gas-guzzling cars, is not only dead in the water - it …