Posts by tag: education

Cool Web Apps & Sites April 22, 2019 posted by

Climate Change Chat Bot – get a crash course in climate change

Climate change is a big deal but not everyone understands it. This isn’t their fault, it’s a lot of information to take in! And everyday, it seems that we are finding out something new about the issue. It’s a lot to keep up with. Thankfully, BBC has help, in the form of a bot. The Climate Change Chat Bot will help anyone get up to speed on what’s going on with the climate.

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Climate Change Chat Bot – get a crash course in climate change
Fun & Games January 23, 2019 posted by

Bloxels – build your next video game with blocks

Wanna make a video game but don’t want to spend any time learning how to code or render characters? I get it, that stuff takes time and maybe, additionally, you or the person you have in mind for this project is still in elementary school. If any of this sounds like you, Bloxels is the game board that can help you live your video game dreams.

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Bloxels – build your next video game with blocks
general December 20, 2018 posted by

Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha – this nonprofit is building boat schools in the age of climate change

Climate change is happening now. Extreme weather, loss of land, etc. This has made it difficult for some people in parts of the world already. In particular, children in Bangladesh are having trouble making it to school due to flooding. Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha is a nonprofit that builds schools on boats so children can continue to learn.

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Shidhulai Swanirvar Sangstha – this nonprofit is building boat schools in the age of climate change
Cool Web Apps & Sites November 29, 2018 posted by

Climate Visuals – this website is putting a human face on climate change

Climate change is a big deal but we have a hard time visualizing it. When we think of climate change most of probably think of polar bears and industrial smoke stacks but it turns out those images don’t really connect well and turn into action. Climate Visuals is a library of images that capture climate change in a way that we can understand and prompt people to engage.

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Climate Visuals – this website is putting a human face on climate change
Cool Web Apps & Sites August 8, 2018 posted by

MasterClass – online learning from the best in their fields

There are a ton of online learning resources out there but most of them geared to learning skills that could maybe help you get a better job, not necessarily follow your dreams and are taught by just normal everyday people. If you want to do something more less employment geared and learn from a master, there’s MasterClass, the online learning portal where you learn from the masters, which is to say famous people.

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MasterClass – online learning from the best in their fields