How To Survive The First Hour Of A Nuclear Blast / Fallout! DEBUNKED

“EMERGENCY ALERT: BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL.” This message from the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency flooded the cell phones of locals in Hawaii on January 13th 2018. Those listening to the radio or watching TV were told: “If you are indoors, stay indoors. If you are…

Why You Can’t Open An Airplane Door Mid-Flight

This is episode 123 of “The Twilight Zone,” “Nightmare at 20,000 Feet.” Arguably one of the most iconic episodes of the show ever made, it stars William Shatner as a: Clip: Portrait of a frightened man: Mr. Robert Wilson. Narrator: Bob sees a gremlin on the wing of the plane and decides the only possible…

Online Professional Development for Teachers from STEM Learning

As a teacher, finding time for your professional development is easier than you think… With our programme of free online courses, you can learn around your timetable and focus on on your professional development goals Build your confidence in managing behaviour discover how to maximise student progress with assessment for learning develop your subject knowledge…

BAE Systems’ innovative research in partnership with the University of Cranfield

– Robotics is something I’ve always been interested in, and this is my project, I’m building a robotic snake. This is the first prototype of it. We call it the Smart Snake Reconnaissance System or SASAR for short, and the idea is to build a small, snakelike robot which can crawl into spaces that a…

How Ford Makes Car Parts From Used McDonald’s Coffee Beans

Every year, McDonald’s produces more than 62 million pounds of coffee chaff. That’s the unused dried skin that comes off of coffee beans during the roasting process. And that 62 million pounds used to go straight to landfills. But now, Ford is taking that chaff from McDonald’s and turning it into car parts. Almost 140…

Conscious Discipline Professional Development Coaching

Professional Development: Coaching with Conscious Discipline Coaching provides personalized on-site or off-site guidance in applying the skills of Conscious Discipline with your unique children, in your unique situation. Coaching is available in English and Spanish. When you’re deciding, do I bring training or do I bring coaching? We’ve heard about Conscious Discipline. We’ve done a…

Can you imagine an Australia without beaches? \\ Cities Power Partnership

The beach is such a huge part of you know not just who we are but what we do and our sense of identity. Margaret River is on the front line of climate change. The Climate Summit today is the community partnering with the Shire to really come together and formulate some plans for action…

5 things ants can teach us about management | BBC Ideas

Ants and human societies are similar in many ways. They live in communities numbering from just a few individuals up to many millions. They can build vast empires that span the world. They conduct diplomacy with neighbouring settlements. And they can even go to war with each other. All the ants have just one single…

Renewables Road Trip \\ Cities Power Partnership

I’m really pumped to be here on the ground in Port Augusta. Port Augusta is the renewable energy capital of Australia. We’re here with local government representatives from right around Australia and they’re really interested to see what Port Augusta has done to bring on more renewable energy and how they can learn from it…

Bridging People and Parks: One Tam – A partnership for science

I think the mountain influences residents of Marin County on a daily basis and in ways they don’t even know. To the degree that we can keep this ecosystem intact and healthy is going to be a measure of our stewardship– of how well we’re actually stewarding this very, very special place. Over the short…