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Commercial Rocket Companies Achieve So Many New Milestones in One Week

April 10, 2016 – First there was the New Shepard rocket launch by Blue Origin on April 2nd, a third successful test flight achieved in less than five months. Then there was an ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Lifestyle GPS Comes to Diabetes Patients with Smartphones

April 9, 2016 – In 2014, 422 million people were diagnosed with diabetes. Global prevalence among adults 18 and over had risen from 4.7% in 1980 to 8.5%. These statistics come ... Continue Reading →
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Robot Proofing – A New Challenge for Educators and Youth

April 8, 2016 – Futurists are constantly asked whether robots will eventually take over almost all jobs. The usual response is that robots will change the nature of work humans ... Continue Reading →

Where Virtual Reality Is At in 2016

April 7, 2016 – Jessica Oaks is a welcome guest blogger here at 21st Century Tech. She is a freelance journalist with a passion for technology news. Her focus is on how technology ... Continue Reading →

Education and the 4th Industrial Revolution – Part Three

April 6, 2016 – Young people today have altered expectations about career and future today. In a Globe and Mail article entitled, “How GenY can have it all – careers, ... Continue Reading →

Freshwater Isn’t Just About Climate Change

April 5, 2016 – The water crisis in Flint, Michigan is a symptom of a much wider problem – a lack of freshwater in many parts of the United States and in other countries, ... Continue Reading →

Education and the 4th Industrial Revolution – Part Two

April 4, 2016 – The President of Canada’s University of Waterloo, Feridun Hamdullahpur, gave a speech last week to the Economic Club of Canada in which he described how ... Continue Reading →

The Antarctic Wild Card Studied in New Climate Change Research

April 3, 2016 – How sensitive is Antarctica to global warming? We have seen numerous studies and read National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports showing while the ... Continue Reading →
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Education and the 4th Industrial Revolution – Part One

April 2, 2016 – What is the 4th Industrial Revolution? How will it impact current and future generations? What kind of formal and informal education will be needed to help humanity ... Continue Reading →

Tesla Model 3 Draws More Than 135,000 Preorders on First Day of Launch

April 1, 2016 – When Elon Musk announced the launch of the Tesla Model 3 in Hawthorne, California yesterday I doubt he anticipated that there would be long line ups at Tesla offices ... Continue Reading →