- Nasa astronauts give the ultimate geography lesson from the International Space Station
(tags: geography space )
- Facebook has a hidden "missed stories" url, for showing you the things it hid from you.
(tags: Facebook viaJackie )
- Automated lockers and self-service kiosks rule as Post Office hits digital age
(tags: postoffices UK )
- Q&A: Carmack reveals the challenges of mobile VR game development
(tags: johncarmack virtualreality phones viaHugh )
- Solarpunk: Notes toward a manifesto
(tags: solarpower propaganda thefuture )
- Bill Murray shows up at Toronto 'Ghostbusters' screening, answers fan questions
(tags: movies )
- Malawi app teaches UK pupils 18 months of maths in six weeks
I've been saying this for decades - most education is _awfully_ done. Learning at your own speed until you completely understand concepts is clearly better.
(tags: education maths )
- Duellist, opera singer, stealer of dead nuns. Julie d'Aubigny had an exciting life.
(tags: history France women )
- I just bumped into this gravity simulator again. Wheeeee, orbits!
(tags: science physics gravity space )
- Scotland having some sort of referendum, apparently
(tags: Scotland independence funny )
- De La Rue seals deal to print plastic UK banknotes
(tags: money printing plastic UK )
- A four-year-old reviews one of the best restaurants in the world
(tags: children restaurant review funny )
- Edinburgh trams: 100 days, 1.5million passengers
(tags: Edinburgh trams )
- Can Scotland vote No and get something better?
(tags: Scotland independence )
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