News archive: July 2014
These news items report on real world examples of innovation in technology. They show students the relevance of the skills they’re developing in the technology learning area.
You can use them to start discussions with students at all levels of the curriculum, building on their current understandings.
You can filter using keywords. Select a keyword under a news item to find others with the same keyword.
Ali Brown talks about how she weaves flax or harekeke.
New York Mayor announces a pilot project for “micro units”.
Scott Brusaw of Solar Roadways wants to revolutionise road building with his solar roads.
A couple in Golden Bay are using milk from their neighbour’s dairy farm to produce fine cheese.