Culture & Education

Culture is a group's characteristic way of perceiving its environment    Culturomics2.0    Catalogues of culture

First signs: unlocking the mysteries of the world's oldest symbols

Anthropologist Wade Davis on disappearing world cultures    Cyber-archaeology at UC San Diego

Mapping a world of human activity    Cultures and disasters: understanding cultural framings in DRR

Satellite-based damage assessment of cultural heritage sites

An ethereal forest where Japanese commit suicide    

Egypt unearths 7,000-year-old lost city

New DNA evidence provides unprecedented insight into the mysterious Chaco culture  

Stewart Brand proclaims 4 environmental 'heresies'    A Turkish origin for Indo-European languages

Responsible innovation: the role of ethics in an increasingly complex world

MIT report on the future of libraries    Why should physicists study history?    Science and storytelling   

The role of TV in our understanding of Nature    Mars webcam goes pro

Teens and scientists come together at Science Cafes    STEM education: tips from STEM experts

Math scares everyone, even physicists

Opening the instructional doors to computer science and IT - finally    US open-source textbook initiative

The Zero Project    The Zero Project - Inclusive Education and ICT    Equinox Communique

World Science U    An interview with James Burke    Cash Kao: China's tutors earn fortunes online

A global assessment of market accessibility and market influence for global environmental change studies

Robot model for infant learning shows bodily posture may affect memory and learning

Grade-school students teach a robot to help themselves learn geometry

Australia: new school education pages focus on early intervention

Fire and emergency services educational resources

USA: Internet Trends, Education and Immigration    Interview Marc Prensky - achievment based education     

Teaching the teachers    How to make a good teacher

Increasing computer literacy with the BBC micro:bit

Education disrupted: disaster impacts on education in the Asia Pacific region in 2015   

Anger as Iran bans women from universities     A new Silicon Valley narrative