The recent news of the demise of Opportunity on Mars begs the question, how do we inspire the next generation of rover designers and makers?
This week the science and engineering world mourned the loss of NASA’s Mars rover, Opportunity. However, not everything has been about lost rovers; from an accessible smart guitar to why you shouldn’t learn a programming language, our weekly ‘best of web’ round-up contains the best education, making, and learning stories that you should know about. […]
As series two of our podcast gathers pace, we meet TV presenter and engineer Fran Scott, to talk LEGO, the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, blowing stuff up, and why we all love to build.
Hello friends! Welcome back to another week of ‘what we’ve been reading’, and this week we have a bumper selection of the education, making, and learning stories that you should know about.
After a short break to attend the Bett Show in London, our weekly round-up is back with the most interesting education, making, and technology content that you need to know about. Enjoy!
Bett 2019 highlighted a continuing and worrying trend – far too many ‘EdTech’ companies focusing on the Tech rather than the Ed.
pi-top’s Chief Education and Product Officer, Graham Brown-Martin opens his desk drawer. Inside sits an early pi-top  prototype. It looks like a small, bright green iPad, with an exposed Raspberry Pi protruding somewhat obtrusively from its back. Already on the desk is the final production version of pi-top , by contrast looking every inch […]
Time to kick back and catch up on all the education, technology, learning, and maker news you might have missed this week. So without further ado, here’s our weekly best of the web reading list.
How’s 2019 treating you? It’s always hard to go back to work after a break, so here’s this week’s best of the web round-up with the most interesting education, making, and technology content to help you beat the January blues.
This year we’re taking over the Bett Arena to host our Learning by Making event for educators, makers, and technology enthusiasts.