A blog about science and art - and all the wonderful things in between.
- Source type: Blog
- On Teads since: 29/10/2010
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- Country: United Kingdom
- Language: English
Radio Frequency Identification chips embed processor in to everyday objects but what are their advantages? Here we take a look at 8 advantages in a short video I put together for my students (I’m a teacher in the ‘real’ world). This is aimed at Level 2 BTEC students so is more of an introduction than an in-depth look and works towards their Online World exam. Although there are also many...
Have you ever wanted to be something but know it will never happen no matter how hard you try? Well, spare a thought for Woody. He has always wanted to be an acclaimed pianist. There’s just one thing holding him back – he has wooden panels for hands. This makes him ideal for one certain job but it doesn’t stop him from dreaming. Unfortunately, as he discovers in this wonderful animated short by...
Back in 1963 massive landslides made the inhabitants of the hilltop town of Craco in Italy shrug their shoulders one last time and move elsewhere. As no one wished to (or could…) move in the place was left to nature. Today although the local authorities have made attempts to rehabilitate the town as a tourist attraction it remains eerily abandoned. If a town could have a beautiful corpse this is...