Floral symphony: discovering the valley of flowers

Introduction Valley of Flowers is truly a paradise down on earth. This floral symphony is a high-altitude Himalayan valley located in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. It is in the Garhwal Himalayas but this beautiful valley was unknown to the outside world until 1931. It was discovered by a British mountaineer named Frank S Smythe. […] … learn more→

Reigniting Your Spark – Finding Fulfillment in Midlife

Midlife can often feel like a crossroads, a time when routine sets in and passion fades. However, it doesn’t have to be this way. With intention and self-reflection, midlife can present new avenues for growth, purpose, and joy. Defining Your Values The first step to harnessing the potential of midlife is identifying what matters most […] … learn more→

How high school students imagine the future in times of crisis

Adolescence has long been perceived as a period of irresponsibility, where the important thing was above all to “have a good time” and enjoy the present moment. Today, this is no longer the case, far from it. The future is a major concern, both for parents and for young people. More than 80% of the high […] … learn more→

How to prepare to teach at university

University teaching presents a set of specific challenges: the massification of the student body, the diversity of student profiles, teaching shared with other activities such as research and management, the incorporation of innovative practices and the advancement of digitalization (including intelligence artificial). These are added to the competencies necessary in any type of teaching work […] … learn more→

What is Sora? A new generative AI tool could transform video production and amplify disinformation risks

Late last week, OpenAI announced a new generative AI system named Sora, which produces short videos from text prompts. While Sora is not yet available to the public, the high quality of the sample outputs published so far has provoked both excited and concerned reactions. The sample videos published by OpenAI, which the company says were created directly by Sora without modification, […] … learn more→

How having conversations with children builds their language — and strengthens family connections

Parents and caregivers of school-aged children are all too familiar with the after-school conversation that sounds a little something like: “How was school?” “Fine.” “What did you learn?” “Nothing.” Conversations between children of all ages and attentive, caring adults offer strong benefits in all domains of children’s well-being. When these conversations are purposeful and strategic, they can even strengthen skills […] … learn more→

Navigating Global Education: The Role of International Car Shipping Services and Exploring Banking Options for Expats

In an increasingly interconnected world, pursuing education globally has become a common aspiration for students seeking diverse academic experiences. However, the logistics of relocating to a new country for education can be daunting, requiring meticulous planning and consideration. This article delves into the crucial aspects of navigating global education, focusing on the pivotal role of […] … learn more→

Happy teachers: a key to improving academic results

Nine in the morning, the doorbell rings. The boys and girls rush to enter the classrooms. His teacher is waiting there. She has been at the center for more than half an hour arranging the classroom to carry out a dynamic that she hopes will work and capture attention better than yesterday. Among the large […] … learn more→

How far are we, scientifically, from reading thoughts

On January 29, Elon Musk published in X the success of the first surgical intervention implanting a device developed by his start-up Neuralink in a human . The name of the device: Telepathy (Telepathy). In the scientific community we were attentive to what Elon Musk’s team had achieved since in September 2023 the competent body, the United States Food and […] … learn more→

A thesis is not just a display

It’s tempting to think that the PhD thesis is the place you get to display every single thing you’ve read. To peacock-like spread out a significant dazzle of texts. Look how much I’ve done. See how well I can summarise it all. Just imagine how good my notes are and how impressive my (Endnote, Zotero […] … learn more→