Jane's Fave Science & Tech YouTube channels

Posted on Monday, July 22, 2013 by JANE CRONKHITE

Field Museum Sue Love tech and science? There are some great channels on YouTube to enhance your learning, make you go "huh," or give you some fun facts at your fingertips! I like to subscribe to YouTube channels and flip through my subscriptions every couple of weeks and learn something new. Here are a few of my favorites: Science and Tech on YouTube TedtalksDirector: Technology, education and design . . . more »

What does Https stand for?

Posted on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 by LosAltos_Library

Https stands for Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure. This is a more secure way to browse the internet, especially over a wifi hot spot. When you are on a page with a https web address, you are talking directly to the server and are on site with additional security features. Popular websites such as Google and Facebook have https options. Below you will find links. https://www.google.com/ . . . more »

The Khan Academy

Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 by LosAltos_Library

The Khan Academy Do you have a question about math or history and are having trouble understanding the answer? The Khan Academy is great resource where you can watch videos about a plethora of topics in math, science, and other subjects. The website for the KHANACADEMY is https://www.khanacademy.org/ . . . more »