In the Writing & Publishing Apprentices workshop, students and professional writers come together for a semester-long series of one-on-one tutoring sessions. The workshop, unlike any other in the Bay Area, is designed to guide whatever creative-writing project students have in mind. This poem…
100,000 Stars is a mind-blowing interactive 3D visualization of the the galaxy developed by Google. Zoom in and out to learn about constellations and the hundreds of thousands of stars we see at night. The tour is a great intro to the galaxy for viewers who can wait a while, but all age groups will enjoy interacting with it leisurely. You need Google Chrome browser for this experiment to work.
Photo credit: BBC News Galaxy image
Too often, we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.”
— Roger Lewin (via schwarlax)