Learning About Computing
The history of computing and the people who drove it forward
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History of computers
Virtual field trips
The IT crowd
Influential people in the history of computing
Paul Otlet: Founder of the Mundaneum
Towards the information age
Turing: Machines and Patterns
Father of computer science, mathematician, logician, wartime codebreaker, victim of prejudice
Forgotten Women of NASA
Almost 100 years
Tim Berners-Lee: World Wide Web
The father of the world wide web
Ada Lovelace: First Programmer
The Victorian woman who traded in poems for coding and is recognised as the first programmer
Lamarr: Frequency Hopping
Discover how a Hollywood actress helped develop WiFi
The history of computers
Learn more about computer hardware and how its changed over the years
From Computer to Smart World
Explore from the first typewriters and calculating machines to present-day robots
India's First Digital Computer
Learn about story of the first mainframe general-purpose computer in India
Torres Quevedo's Calculating Machines
The analog calculators that could solve complex equations
From Punch Cards to the Cloud
History of digital storage media
Discover the technologies that have existed for decades
Vritual field trips
Delve into technology
Code of conduct
Evolution of Computers
They've come a long way
How Computer's Work
A look under the hood
Looks can be deceptive
Explore Science and Technology Virtually
Vritual Field Trips
Visit the page
Predictions for the future
What is AI?
Some of the future impacts of data and artificial intelligence
Who's Afraid of Artificial Intelligence?
How AI will help us to improve our daily life
25 Moments That Defined AI
Will computers overtake humans within the next 100 years?
21 Ways You Can Interact with AI
Exploring the evolution of the relationship between humans and technology
The Klimt Color Enigma
Colorizing Klimt’s Vanished Paintings with Artificial Intelligence
How Does AI Learn?
How does AI see images? Understand language and moves?
How robots found their feet
Are robots a reflection of ourselves?
What's the Difference Between Humans and Robots?
What does it mean to be human?
The Man Machine
Making robots in our image
New Working Worlds
Vision vs reality
Inspiration to create
Computer Algorithms Inspired by Nature
The natural world that inspired them
Computer Generated Poetry
How does Ross Goodwin do it?
Rules to create art
Be Internet Awesome
Digital safety resources: tools for the classroom
Digital Literacy Website
Who REALLY invented that?
The extraordinary stories behind technology
Who Invented Emoji?
Who's laughing now?
Who Invented The Internet?
Log onto humanity’s big invention story
Who Invented The Computer?
Here’s the story, bit by bit
Who Invented 3D Printing?
Will it really trigger a revolution?
Applied digital skills
Five video courses to help students improve their computer skills
Make Art Inspired by Frida Kahlo
Use spreadsheets to make a pixel artwork
Make Your Own space Shuttle Adventure
Use presentation software to create an adventure
Quiz Classmates About the Palace of Versailles
Create and share a quiz using a form
Go On A Scavenger Hunt Through Italy
Complete a scavenger hunt using presentation software
Explore the History of Humankind in Kenya
Make a crossword puzzle in a spreadsheet
Downloadable computer lesson plan
A lesson plan that can be used in the classroom or given to students to work through at their own pace
Beyond the Computer
Learn about the history, the mechanics and the future of the computer