Tuesday, 14 March, 2017 - 15:50

Breweries, cheese-making factories, paper mills, distilleries … we are inquisitive and we pay lots of money to visit these factories and find out how things are made.

Tuesday, 21 February, 2017 - 14:57

In one of my classes today we discussed the question of how our lives would be without a phone and I actually felt quite sad to hear how some kids these days cannot survive without their mobiles.

Wednesday, 15 February, 2017 - 09:33

In this day and age taking a photograph is easier than ever. There are cameras built into our phones, computers, tablets, iPods ... The way we share photos has also changed.

Wednesday, 15 February, 2017 - 08:44

WhatsApps. Facebook messages. Texts. Calls. Instagrams. Snapchats. Tweets.

Wednesday, 18 January, 2017 - 12:55

'You know,' said one of my students to me. 'Mega sad face.'

Monday, 9 January, 2017 - 15:07

Last week the electricity in my flat went out. I had just got home from work and was happily making my tea, when all of a sudden I was surrounded by complete darkness.

Wednesday, 16 December, 2015 - 08:31

As part of the 'Facebook generation', we have grown up in a world where access to the internet is constantly at our fingertips and we're able to connect with people at the touch of a button.

Monday, 7 December, 2015 - 20:49

I am a time traveller. At the moment, I am talking to you from the Dark Ages, where science and technology has been forgotten.

Well … not exactly. But it sure does feel like it!

Wednesday, 18 November, 2015 - 14:09
by DaisyB

One of the most famous archaeological discoveries in all of history is The Terracota Army.

Thursday, 5 November, 2015 - 14:58

It's easy to be misled by social media.

Sunday, 19 July, 2015 - 13:30

In today's world we are constantly surrounded by technology. It's true to say that technology makes our lives easier.

Tuesday, 19 May, 2015 - 15:06
by KatB

Humans have been, historically speaking, astonishingly ignorant. Not until comparatively recently did we realise that our small blue and green planet is, in fact, round and not flat.

Monday, 30 March, 2015 - 12:55

Closed Circuit Television, usually abbreviated to CCTV, is everywhere in today's society. In fact, when we go about our everyday lives it is virtually impossible to avoid it.

Tuesday, 24 March, 2015 - 21:59
by BlakeS

Lots of us have smartphones these days. Smartphones are quite amazing, as one device can do so many things. During my time abroad I’ve relied a lot on my phone to help me.

Saturday, 14 March, 2015 - 07:38
by MeganC

For those of you who haven’t heard of it, the Apple watch is the latest invention from the infamous creators of the iPhone and Apple Mac.

Tuesday, 27 January, 2015 - 20:32

Technology has become an integral part of our lives. It has transformed our lives in many ways.

Monday, 12 January, 2015 - 09:27

Phones are now more than just a device used to make calls or send texts.

Saturday, 6 December, 2014 - 08:53

Space tourism is the term used to describe space travel for recreational or leisure purposes. What was once only a dream - described in books such as Arthur C.

Wednesday, 3 December, 2014 - 10:08
by FionaT2

Wi-Fi: a word which has its own little brother in the form of a complicated password which, no matter how hard you try, you can never guess.

Friday, 14 November, 2014 - 12:39
by ChloeF

Back in England the launch of the Christmas adverts seem to signal the start of the Christmas period; from then it’s viewed as acceptable to start Christmas shopping, watching Christmas films and j


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