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Get Organised - LEGO Calendar

The Lego calendar is a wall mounted time planner. It’s made entirely of Lego, but if you take a photo of it with a smartphone all of the events and timings will be magically synchronised to an online, digital calendar. 16 more words

Willard Wigan's Tiny World Models - Videos | TED Talks

“The Adventures  of Willard Wigan” or “Willard Wigan’s Tiny World” sounds like the titles for a series of engaging children’s bedtime stories.

Instead, it describes the microscopic models sculpted on the top of pinheads, in the eye of needles and on the tops of match heads  –by renown artist Willard Wigan.

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10 Incredible Things You Can Make With 3D Printers

Near the end of the movie “Skyfall”, there’s a scene in which James Bond and M drive out of the city in a classic 1960 Aston Martin DB5, the distinctive silver Bond Car first used in Goldfinger in 1965. 1,854 more words

Technology

TED Talks Education

What should future schools look like? How do brains learn? Some of the world’s greatest educators, researchers, and community leaders share their stories and visions onstage at the TED conference, TEDx events and partner events around the world. 35 more words

Education

The passing of time.

The world-wide-web is now twenty-five years old.

I was doing a quick search through previous posts and, to my horror, found that I had published a post when the ‘web’ was twenty-years old.   576 more words

Culture

We Should All Be Feminists. BY Chimamanda Adichie

Chimamanda Adichie, a Nigerian novelist, speaks at a recent TED conference. Chimamanda Adichie has recently been included in the Time Magazine 2012 as one of The Most Influential People.  28 more words

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