Good time lapse visualisation

A Time-Lapse Map of Every Nuclear Explosion Since 1945 – by Isao Hashimoto If your kids don’t understand why there were anti-nuclear marches show them this, and then show them the computer used to design the safety...

Better Google searches for students and academics

As we all know, the Internet is the repository of almost infinite amounts of crap.  It is quite easy to find quite convincing appearing sites that attempt to present black as white, or opinion as fact.  What students need is the critical ability to find a range of...

Flipped Classroom and TED-ED

If you don’t know what TED Talks are go here. Anyway the TED Talks people have added an Educational section, TED-Ed, which has gained a fair bit of attention. “This platform also allows users to take any useful educational video, not just TED’s, and...