The Wonder of it All, The Gallery Liverpool (Stanhope Street L8 5RE), until Thursday 6th October, free, 1-5pm 655 more words
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I wrote this a couple of years ago on my other blog, http://www.spiceoflifeblog.com, but it actually belongs on this space.
If you have a child in school these days then you surely have heard of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math.) It’s the big thing right now~ there are STEM schools, STEM measurements, and people compare the STEM-ness of schools when making decisions about where their child will go. 550 more words
Greetings from Chicago!
Construction season is in high gear on campus as fall weather finally makes its appearance. In spite of the ongoing budgetary problems in Illinois, UIC has managed to put together enough of a capital projects fund to finish several longstanding plans for improving the campus. 1,312 more words
At a time when the relevance of planting native trees has come to the fore, Nanal, a city-based environmentalist youth group in Madurai, India, has documented rare and endangered species of plants and trees under the initiative ‘Mannin Marangal’. 294 more words
The world just passed a longstanding climate marker, further proof that atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide has changed in a stunning, measurable way since the Industrial Revolution.Put another way: Children born today will likely never live in a world where the atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide is less than 400 parts per million — a 42 percent increase from pre-industrial levels. 70 more words