Monthly Archives: November 2014

Blu-ray Discs Can Improve Solar Cell Technology, Scientists Discover New … – Business 2 Community

Business 2 Community Blu-ray Discs Can Improve Solar Cell Technology, Scientists Discover New …Business 2 CommunityResearchers at Northwestern University have accidentally discovered that Blu-ray discs technology could be used to make vastly improved solar cells. Blu-ray discs were introduced as … Continue reading

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Computer programming, like football, is for the young – The Tennessean

The Tennessean Computer programming, like football, is for the youngThe TennesseanOlder coders grow weary of having to learn a new programming language every two years and simply cannot keep up with their younger counterparts. Balancing the 30-something life of family, … Continue reading

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Parkway School lives up to its name – Greenwich Time

Greenwich Time Parkway School lives up to its nameGreenwich Time"Parkway is doing a great job in making the connections with their students, creating the next generation of environmental leaders," Kohl said. Parkway is one of about 70 schools in the … Continue reading

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In Curiosity Hacked, children learn to make, not buy – Los Angeles Times

In Curiosity Hacked, children learn to make, not buyLos Angeles TimesAttaching the chip is just one of the tiny steps she and her brother, Liam, 10, will take over the next 10 months to create their own miniature computer, called … Continue reading

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Technological literacy becomes core subject – mySanAntonio.com

mySanAntonio.com Technological literacy becomes core subjectmySanAntonio.comIn the 21st century, these are the core competencies required for educational and, eventually, professional advancement. But in the war over standardized testing and other curricular concerns, the country has largely abdicated its responsibilities to … Continue reading

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Family Health: Robotics help relieve knee pain – W*USA 9

W*USA 9 Family Health: Robotics help relieve knee painW*USA 9Robotics are becoming more prevalent in our lives and the operating room is no exception. Using a robotic procedure called MAKOplasty, Dr. Akhtar was able to replace one of the 3 … Continue reading

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Marysville robotics team to compete for state title – Port Huron Times Herald

Port Huron Times Herald Marysville robotics team to compete for state titlePort Huron Times HeraldSixth-grade students Logan Phillips and Aedan Forbes, both 12, talk about their robot. The 21-member robotics team at Marysville Middle School, led by coach Jason Schoenberg, … Continue reading

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Students test out of math, delve into robotics – Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Observer Students test out of math, delve into roboticsCharlotte ObserverIt took these Huntersville Elementary School third-graders roughly 10 minutes to build a pyramid using plastic cups as part of a team-building exercise. The challenge is that they can't touch … Continue reading

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Rethink Robotics Turns Robots Into Better Co-Workers – InformationWeek

InformationWeek Rethink Robotics Turns Robots Into Better Co-WorkersInformationWeekSince its early 1970s beginnings, the central drive of the robotics revolution in industrial manufacturing has been the development of fast, powerful devices to do things that are too dangerous or fatiguing, or … Continue reading

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St. Regis students learn about robotics – Clark Fork Valley Press

Clark Fork Valley Press St. Regis students learn about roboticsClark Fork Valley PressThe other types were robots. Together they formed a team that put on a show about robotics including several designs that were able to navigate, stand up and … Continue reading

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