World Meteorological Day

World Meteorological Day – 23 March 2017 Clouds play a pivotal role in weather forecasts and warnings. They help to drive the water cycle and the entire climate system. Throughout…Continue Reading →

 Education for Change

In this talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates,…


The History of Money

• The Ten Minute History of Money Free learning from The Open University For more like this subscribe to the…


The Original Christians

A fresco inside the catacomb of Priscilla in Rome, November 2013. The catacomb was used for Christian burials from the…


The Great Dictator

Sparky feels impelled to reshare this movie speech from Charlie Chaplin – one of the most stirring ‘calls to action’…


Not on your own

As an old man, I can say this again. Start where you are and realise you are not meant on your own to resolve all of these massive problems. My…Continue Reading →

Cold Comfort

  How An Igloo Keeps You Warm Published on Jan 9, 2017 Building a perfect igloo takes cool science! Don’t…


Not too Positive

Photo by Eve Arnold / Magnum Source: Thinking positive is a surprisingly risky manoeuvre | Aeon Essays • Do you…


4th Industrial Revolution

  In contrast to previous industrial revolutions, today’s fourth industrial revolution is a fusion of physical, digital and biological disciplines.…


Happy Girl

 Sometimes the face we show to the world isn’t really how we’re feeling inside. SoSonia explores the ups and downs of…