Maps, memory and the banning of mobiles in French schools

If you’ve spent some of the summer holidaying in France, you might have come across a vide-grenier (literally ’empty attic’). These bric-a-brac yard sales are full of the sort of reclaimable junk objects that once cleaned up or framed, sell for a hefty mark up in the vintage stores of east London or Williamsburg, New […]

Hot stuff! pi-top helps schools compete in the heat of the Solar Car Challenge

Vehicles from 30 US high schools arrived in Texas to take part in the 25th Solar Car Challenge race this summer, each hoping to cover 1,300miles from Fort Worth TX to Palmdale, CA. An event like this combining learning by making, engineering and computers had pi-top written all over it, and this year quite literally, as […]