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10 Best Hikes In Europe - Adventurous

Every year millions of tourists flock to Europe to experience the best out of the continent. But what they are missing out while traveling in the …

Hiking

4cle 5th Grade EMS

Nureva™ Span™ classroom collaboration system

Microsoft's New Keyboard Works on Any Device, Anywhere

How often does it happen that you need to blast out a quick email or jot down an idea, but it's too long to tap out on your phone's tiny keyboard, and you left your laptop at home or don't want to deal with getting it out and booting it up? Microsoft hopes it's quite often. The company's new …

Gear & Gadgets

A Map of the Optimal United States Road Trip That Hits Landmarks in All 48 Contiguous States and Washington DC

Michigan State University computer science graduate Randal S. Olson used his <i>Where’s Waldo</i> algorithm to create the optimal map of a road trip across …

National Parks

Play

“Kids are actively doing rather than passively listening," says Jeff Gorman, Assistant Superintendent of Schools in Monroe Township, New Jersey, and …

What Does the School of Your Dreams Look Like?

Plenty of educators and policymakers have big ideas about how to innovate and transform America's education system to meet 21st-century needs, but …

Education

The Most Beautiful and Imaginative Public Schools in the World

Albert Einstein, responsible for the world’s most famous equation and quite possibly the smartest man to ever live, said that “logic will get you …

Albert Einstein

Google Unveils Plans for a New Campus With Moveable Structures Housed Under Giant Canopies

Today Google unveiled plans to redevelop their Mountain View, California campus with an innovative complex of new buildings. The plan–conceived by …

Bobby McFerrin Jumps Along the Stage to Create a Song With the Audience Using the Pentatonic Scale

Gavin Free and Dan Gruchy of The Slow Mo Guys captured super slow motion footage of rainbow paints bouncing around on a speaker. The slow motion …

Primates

Healthier Workstation

"Sitting is the new smoking”, how many times have we heard that… We all know a sedentary lifestyle is bad for us, we just don’t realize how bad it …

How Music Affects Your Productivity

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Music has a way of expressing that which cannot be put into words.<p>It is for this reason (and many more) that music is regarded as one of the triumphs of human creativity-but does music itself help one to create?<p>This is an important …

For Back to School, Reimagine Classroom Design

By Therese Jilek<p>As the school year begins, most classrooms across the country will mirror traditional class design: rows of desks with passive …

CoeLux Simulates Tropical, Nordic and Mediterranean Sunlight

Our recent post about a windowless 100 sq. ft. living apartment with three walls of simulated immersive virtual displays mimicking an array of …

Hemingway Editor

15 Month Old Controls 500 Boys at Camp Rockmont

Detour, A Location-Aware App That Provides Guided Audio Tours

Detour is a location-aware app that provides guided audio tours. The app features audio that gives background, directions, and personal stories about …

Serenading the cattle with my trombone (Lorde - Royals)

AirType, A Concept Prototype for a Keyboardless Keyboard

AirType is a concept prototype for a keyboardless keyboard by an Austin, Texas-based startup of the same name. The concept prototype includes a pair …

Jack Vale Calls Well-Known Retail Stores and Exposes Bad Customer Service

Internet prankster Jack Vale conducts a new social experiment where he calls well-known retail stores and exposes bad costumer service. On a few …