20:52 03/05/2016 Australia's oldest man, who knitted sweaters for tiny penguins, passes away at ...
Australia's oldest man, who knitted sweaters for tiny penguins, passes away at ...
AOL News - 21 hours ago
Alfie Date, who became an internet sensation after knitting sweaters for penguins in need, passed away at age 110 on Monday. The loving father of seven, known for the unlikely hobby, took up knitting wool garments for tiny penguin after he retired.

16:56 03/05/2016 Anything Goes at the Archipelago Rally
Anything Goes at the Archipelago Rally
Cruising World - May 3, 2016
... who spends the summers racing the famed 12-Meter Weatherly for his company, America's Cup Charters in Newport, Rhode Island.

16:11 03/05/2016 Hawai'i's Heritage Nature Sounds
Hawai'i's Heritage Nature Sounds
Hawaiipublicradio - May 3, 2016
As part of his own process learning Hawai'i's forest birds, Kuhn began recording them in the mid '90's. His audio ... Kuhn says probably twenty million years ago, a breeding pair at least was blown to the Hawaiian archipelago, found a niche and settled in.

10:22 03/05/2016 'Vertical University' re-imagines villages as classrooms
'Vertical University' re-imagines villages as classrooms
Deutsche Welle - May 3, 2016
You might call it the world's most expansive campus. Starting in the floodplains of Koshi Tappu in southeastern Nepal near the Indian border, a visitor can trek from one village to the next, learning about the distinct ecosystems as he or she travels a ...

8:07 02/05/2016 New app links students to virtual reality lessons
New app links students to virtual reality lessons
eSchool News - May 2, 2016
We are making it possible for schools to use virtual reality as an engaging learning platform,” says ThingLink's founder and CEO Ulla Engestrom.

11:52 29/04/2016 CityViews: Saving NYCHA Will Require More Change, Not Less
CityViews: Saving NYCHA Will Require More Change, Not Less
City Limits - Apr 29, 2016
Although academic, the Michigan studios illustrate the variety of plan options that can be identified and negotiated by NYCHA residents and tailored to individual projects within the larger plan.

9:56 15/02/2016 Reality bites: meal delivery company Foodpanda lays off 15 per cent of its ...
Reality bites: meal delivery company Foodpanda lays off 15 per cent of its ...
South China Morning Post (subscription) - Feb 15, 2016
Start-up foodpanda laid off 15 per cent of its staff in Hong Kong on Friday as the company attempts to reboot its strategy in the city's crowded food-delivery service market.

12:00 15/11/2012 Archipelago Learning and Plato Learning are being renamed … Edmentum
Archipelago Learning and Plato Learning are being renamed … Edmentum
Dallas Morning News (blog) - Nov 15, 2012
The new owner of Dallas-based Archipelago Learning today will rebrand the company, but the name of its online products, such as Study Island, will not change.

17:52 17/05/2012 Archipelago Learning Closes Merger Agreement with PLATO® Learning
Archipelago Learning Closes Merger Agreement with PLATO® Learning
EON: Enhanced Online News (press release) - May 17, 2012
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Archipelago Learning (NASDAQ: ARCL), a leading subscription-based, software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of education products, today announced that it has completed its merger with PLATO Learning, a portfolio company ...

20:48 05/03/2012 Plato To Acquire Archipelago Learning
Plato To Acquire Archipelago Learning
T.H.E. Journal - Mar 5, 2012
Archipelago's revenue for the fourth quarter of 2011 was $19.5 million, "an increase of $2.4 million, or 14.0 percent compared with the same period a year ago," according to information released by the company. Over the entire year, the company saw an ...
Archipelago Learning to be Acquired by PLATO Learning - Business Wire (press release)
PLATO Learning Buys Archipelago Learning - Private Equity Hub (press release)