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What to Tell Kids About the "March for Science"

Here are tips from experts on what to tell kids about this weekend's March for Science......»»

Category: scienceSource:  livescienceApr 21st, 2017

Director Taika Waititi Names ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Spacecrafts After Holden Vehicles

The spacecrafts featured in works of science fiction often have names with important meanings behind them. The USS Enterprise of Star Trek fame is named after a number of historic U.S. naval vessels, the SSV Normandy from the Mass Effect series is na.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News44 min. ago

We should all settle disputes like Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson did on Twitter

Here's a thought, maybe don't tell a pro wrestler that wrestling isn't real. Chances are, as a wrestler, they are fully aware of what wrestling is. SEE ALSO: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's gym routine is crazy Although he has segued out of professional.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News53 min. ago

Rita Ora got to tell Gordon Ramsay about the time she got turned away from his restaurant

That awkward moment when you're a famous singer but you're too scruffy to eat at Gordon Ramsay's... SEE ALSO: British TV star falls down a hole on stage, but posts the perfect Instagram response Rita Ora and Gordon Ramsay were both on the sofa fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News53 min. ago

Calling All 2018 Candidates: We Want Your Positions on Science and Technology

Until we insist that candidates address science and technology policy when campaigning, we cannot expect them to do so once they’re in office -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Someone told the Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson that wrestling isn"t real and he was having none of it

Here's a thought, maybe don't tell a pro wrestler that wrestling isn't real. Chances are, as a wrestler, they are fully aware of what wrestling is. SEE ALSO: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's gym routine is crazy Although he has segued out of professional.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News3 hr. 8 min. ago

Black Friday 2017 sales in Australia: how to find the best deals

We tell you everything you need to know about Black Friday 2017 in Australia – where and how to find the best deals. The Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales originated in the US, and although they aren’t officially a thing yet in Austr.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 8 min. ago

How creepy YouTube channels trick kids into watching violent videos

The internet will inevitably steal the soul of every child at some point as he or she grows up, but some are speeding the process along by manipulating YouTube's powerful algorithm.Creepy, weird, and violent clips intended for kids pop up frequently.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 0 min. ago

Opinion: What Could Go Wrong For Aerospace Industry?

What the metaphor of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse can tell us about the industry’s future. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News10 hr. 32 min. ago

Not-so-hidden figures — Lego’s ‘Women of NASA’ set blasts off

The new Lego set "Women of NASA," which was suggested by science writer Maia Weinstock, will be available next month. The set commemorates the hard work and contributions of four pioneering women from the space program. The post Not-so-hidden figures.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 0 min. ago

‘Swipe Right’ is a series about dating every single one of your Tinder matches

People have plenty of wonderful and horror stories to tell when it comes to dating. YouTube Red, the company's premium service, wants to capitalize on that by creating a show based on the idea of the Tinder dating app titled 'Swipe Right.' The post.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 8 min. ago

Mindful Powers app teaches children how to deal with stress and anxiety

Mindful Powers for iOS takes a holistic approach in helping kids become more mindful of their feelings. The app provides a series of voice-guided sessions and animations for developing a healthy relationship with stress. The post Mindful Powers app t.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 52 min. ago

Mindful Powers helps children develop a healthy relationship with stress

Mindful Powers for iOS takes a holistic approach in helping kids become more mindful of their feelings. The app provides a series of voice-guided sessions and animations for developing a healthy relationship with stress. The post Mindful Powers helps.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News17 hr. 52 min. ago

Moon colonization: many lava tube caves, water and high amounts of titanium [Science]

Inflatable module with a hard outer shell could be placed into tubes and they would be designed to seal the openings. #moon #space #moonbase #astronomy.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News19 hr. 8 min. ago

UK orders shutdown of online casino games aimed at kids

Have you ever seen a gambling machine or website that was all too conspicuously aimed at children? British regulators certainly have. The country's Gambling Commission and advertising overseers have ordered over 450 gambling sites to.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News19 hr. 16 min. ago

Tesla strikes a deal to open a factory in Shanghai, WSJ sources say

Electric car maker would likely still pay the nation’s 25 percent tariff. Enlarge / This picture taken on March 17, 2015 shows a Tesla Model S car on display at a showroom in Shanghai. (credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images) On Sunday.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News19 hr. 16 min. ago

Kids, Screens and Parental Guilt: Time To Loosen Up?

Parents of small children have long been hearing about the perils of "screen time." And with more screens, and new technologies such as Amazon's Echo speaker, the message is getting louder. And while plenty of parents are feeling guilty about it, so.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News22 hr. 16 min. ago

Underestimating After-School STEM Is for the Birds

Informal introductions to new ideas can open doors for participation in citizen science – like tracking local bird populations – long after a particular program ends. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

How creepy YouTube videos trick kids into watching violent videos

The internet will inevitably steal the soul of every child at some point as he or she grows up, but some are speeding the process along by manipulating YouTube's powerful algorithm.Creepy, weird, and violent clips intended for kids pop up frequently.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

Centre Pompidou"s kids" installation mixes pattern, colour and inflatables

To celebrate the Centre Pompidou's 40th anniversary, Paris-based studio GGSV has designed an interactive installation for children in the Galerie des Enfants exhibition space. Read more To celebrate the Centre Pompidou's 40th anniversary, Pa.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

Data Science Meets Sports Gambling: How Researchers Beat the Bookies

"A trio of data scientists developed a betting strategy to beat bookmakers at football games," writes austro. [The game Americans call soccer.] New Scientist reports: The team studied 10 years' worth of data on nearly half a million football matches.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017