Just how beneficial is 3d printing and 3d scanning in our education and how does it improve on the standards already in place? This technology has grown in popularity and is now all that anyone is talking about. The buzz concerning 3d scanning and printing is quite extraordinary.
Hummingbird is targered at precocious young modders - but we want one anyways.
Microsoft is calling on Congress to pump more into science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education because of a looming shortage of tech workers.
Northern Kentucky University has long been one of the few schools in the country where one can take several classes specifically about comic books and graphic novels as literature.
A British charity is about to start manufacturing a $35 Linux-based computer aimed at the education market, and is promising an even cheaper model later on.
A new survey has shown that more people favor digital textbooks. Duh! If you’re a student you probably already knew that.
Here’s one for the obvious file: a study of university students has found a link between binge drinking and poorer verbal declarative memory.
Think it is safe to grab an extra slice of pie? Well, think again.
Researchers at the University of Notre Dame have enlisted a specialized "Nao" robot to help teach autistic children.
Psychology professor Carrie Pritchard is creating a computer game not just for fun, but to help teach autistic children social skills. Pritchard - who received a $20,000 grant for the project - plans to design the educational video game with a focus on interaction and responsibility.
Remember those old tattered textbooks your teacher used to loan you at the beginning of the school year? Well, the heavy as rocks books may soon be replaced with a lighter, more new-age device: Apple's iPad.
The US risks falling behind in science, warns Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, unless science teaching is improved.
Wolfram Alpha is launching the first three apps in a series of 'course assistant' apps.
These days everyone seems to think improved technology means progress. So will giving netbooks to students and teachers in Detroit improve education for students in one of the worst school districts in the country?
In South Korea, science fiction has become reality, with 30 robots teaching English to young students as part of a unique pilot program.
New training programs for education are laying the foundation for Google's advance into schools.
US president Barack Obama has criticized the iPad and Xbox 360 for transforming relevant information into a "diversion" and putting "new pressures" on democracy.
Shigeru Miyamoto, the man responsible for creating Mario, says his next big project is getting people to use the Nintendo Wii as an educational tool.
Guess what? It's your legal right to bitch about your teacher on Facebook, and the school can't do a thing to stop you.