Tag Archives: school

Do schools kill creativity?

Absolutely brilliant talk by Sir Ken Robinson on his idealistic vision of the education system in the future. <a href=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG9CE55wbtY’ >CLICK HERE</a> to hear Sir Robinson’s profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines creativity). Absolutely brilliant talk by Sir Ken Robinson on his idealistic vision of the education system […]

Science-fact

MARRIED OR NOT, YOU SHOULD READ THIS … When I got home that night as my wife served dinner, I held her hand and said, I’ve got something to tell you. She sat down and ate quietly. Again I observed the hurt in her eyes. Suddenly I didn’t know how to open my mouth. But […]

Dead Kennedys’ Jello Biafra Announces Tour

Former Dead Kennedys frontman Jello Biafra has dropped word that he will be returning to Australian shores to play his first live band performance shows for 30 years, bringing with him his new musical project The Guantanamo School of Medicine. Formed in 2009 and inspired by the Iggy Pop 60th birthday performance and  Australia’s Radio […]

Whiz kid from Sierra Leone built own battery, radio transmitter

Kelvin Doe’s neighborhood in Sierra Leone has power lines, but they seldom deliver electricity. So, the 16-year-old whiz kid built his own battery out of acid, soda, and metal parts scavenged from trash bins that he now uses to light up area homes and help him work on his own inventions. Among other gadgets to […]

Children in Crisis Deserve Help in Sierra Leone

The Children in Crisis Community Primary School at the upper Kola tree, Allen Town community is one of the most deprived and less privileged community schools on the outskirts of the capital Freetown. In an interview with this press, proprietor and founder Madam Isatu Sento Kamara noted that she started this vision several years ago […]

High Socety: Drugs in Victorian Britain

Victorian Britain: a global Empire and a culture awash with drugs. Opium, morphine, cocaine and cannabis are on sale in every high-street pharmacy. Join us for this special event where we will explore these drug-addled and dissolute times and discover the origins of today’s drug controls.