Nur Fatima

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10 Innovators Who Changed the World in 2013

These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our imagination by creating swarms of smart rescue robots, cars that drive themselves, and a rugged rover that could change the way we think about exploring the Red Planet.<p>These brilliant engineers, designers, and dreamers captured our …

Fascinating Facts About the Human Brain

Embed this visual<p>Transcript<p>Fascinating Facts About the Human Brain<br>Decoding your brain<br>3 lbs<br>85% of the brain is cerebrum<br>60% of the brain is fat the …

5 Things Super Successful People Do Before 8 AM

Rise and shine! Morning time just became your new best friend. Love it or hate it, utilizing the morning hours before work may be the key to a successful and healthy lifestyle. That’s right, early rising is a common trait found in many CEOs, government officials, and other influential people. …

Simulating 1 second of real brain activity takes 40 minutes and 83K processors

A team of Japanese and German researchers have carried out the largest-ever simulation of neural activity in the human brain, and the numbers are …

How To Reach--And Change--Your Students

<b>How To Reach–And Change–Your Students</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Reaching students emotionally may seem like a red herring, but maybe it’s not.<p>Inspired by Justin …

Do-It-Yourself Neuroscience

Traditionally, scientific research was the preserve of the wealthy and today the situation is not much different—while researchers need not be rich, …

Brain Anatomy and Language in Young Children

<b>Language ability is usually located in the left side of the brain. Researchers studying brain development in young children who were acquiring</b> …

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10 Ways to Teach Innovation

This is hardly the case, as we know. In fact, innovation and the current classroom model most often operate as antagonists. The system is evolving, …

How Einstein Thought: Why “Combinatory Play” Is the Secret of Genius

For as long as I can remember — and certainly long before I had the term for it — I’ve believed that creativity is combinatorial: Alive and awake to the world, we amass a collection of cross-disciplinary building blocks — knowledge, memories, bits of information, sparks of inspiration, and other …

14 TED Talks on how your brain works

Your brain is a 3-pound blob of nervous tissue -- that can create, invent and understand beauty. These talks explore the workings of your magnificent …

Twitter Guide For Teachers: Ideas, Resources and More

Guide to Using Twitter in Your Teaching PracticeAre you interested in using Twitter or other social media as a teaching tool? Our culture has …

Penny For Your Thoughts: What's Really On The Mind of Today's Teacher Librarian

I don't know a single teacher-librarian who doesn't have a story like this...<p>So... a _______ [teacher/parent/principal/student/someoneelse] walks …

The importance of the modern library

Friday we took a tour of the Georgia Tech campus as my daughter went for a college day. While my son is already a freshman there, this is my …

Ten Websites to Help Students Connect with Books

Teachers might see the Internet as the enemy of old-fashioned books, but the two entities can actually compliment each other nicely. Websites devoted …

How Positive Thoughts Build Skills, Boost Health, and Improve Work

Positive thinking sounds useful on the surface. (Most of us would prefer to be positive rather than negative.) But “positive thinking” is also a soft …

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