Archive for May, 2015

We are teachers: “How to help children build resilience.”

This is a great article with plenty of practical applications. Each of the eight suggestions come with an introduction and a brief description of ‘what you can do’ to apply the approach in the real world. The stand out for me is capture the opportunity: this one has a double application, where the teacher both praises […]

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Rosetta’s wrong water could be right after all – New Scientist

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22630200.300-rosettas-wrong-water-could-be-right-after-all.html?full=true#.VUvKxYE_7qA Rosetta miasion analysis suggests, “Comet 67P’s water isn’t like Earth’s – it’s interstellar stuff, from the same mould as the pristine material that made the solar system.” This article offers a snapshot of current theories about where the Earth got its water, based increasingly on the ongoing missions to Ceres and 67P. The mystery […]

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