The Aztec myth of the unlikeliest sun god
Discover the myth of how the weak and pimply Aztec god Nanahuatl sacrificed himself to become Lord Sun and created a new world.
Lions Hunt Zebra | Savage Kingdom
Lions hunt and kill a zebra, the pride eat together.
How to Make Tiramisu
One for the weekend friends! We couldn't take Gennaro all the way to Italy without indulging in this classic. This is also one of the recipes we had as a popular request for Gennaro to make from you guys!
What If Earth Only Had One Season?
Everyone loves the summer season, but what if it was gone? What if Earth only experienced winter?
The Side Effects of Vaccines - How High is the Risk?
Vaccines are one of our best tools to prevent dangerous diseases, but they come with side effects. So would it be safer not to vaccinate?
How do self-driving cars “see”?
Take a look at the LIDAR and integrated photonics technologies that help self-driving cars navigate obstacles, no matter the environment, weather or light.
Why Are 96,000,000 Black Balls on This Reservoir?
I took a boat through 96 million black plastic balls on the Los Angeles reservoir to find out why they're there.
Wagner talks about his experience studying International Trade at the Canadian College
Wagner is a Brazilian student who studied the International Trade Diploma at the Canadian College. He received a FITT Diploma which will help him get a better job in Brasil.
Hope for Youth Project - Smrt Scholarship Program
In 2012 Smrt and the Canadian College of English Language initiated a scholarship program for 50 students who have lost parents, homes, and livelihoods as a result of the tsunami in Japan. The scholarship was for free tuition (courtesy of CCEL) and free accommodation for up to 3 months.
Smrt taught in Bali, Indonesia to local children for free
Smrt English is being taught in Bali, Indonesia to local children for free. With 15 laptops we can give 100 Indonesian children an education. If you have any old laptops that you would like to donate to Green School in Bali please let us know. If they are broken we will repair them. Thank you for your support. Contact the Canadian College of English Language�for details
Why is this painting so shocking?
Discover the history and symbolism of Pablo Picasso’s powerful anti-war mural, “Guernica,” rendered in his signature Cubist style.
Cornbread Waffles And Chili Bar
Try out this savory waffle bar this weekend for a great twist on a classic dish!
How Sand Mining Destroys One Home to Build Another
As Singapore dredges sand out from beneath Cambodia’s mangroves one woman is faced with the erasure of her beloved home.
Baked Eggs Three Ways | Jamie Oliver
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day they say, so Jamie wants to give us some inspiration to try something other than poached, fried or scrambled - baked eggs!
How Hard Can You Hit a Golf Ball? (at 100,000 FPS)
We used a pressurized vacuum cannon to get the golf ball up to speeds of over 500 miles per hour.
The real reason conspiracy theories work
Here's why we've evolved to fall for conspiracy theories.
The Secrets of Extreme Breath Holding
Humans can hold our breath longer than we think by taking advantage of our body’s innate survival instincts - and then ignoring them.
How does the stock market work?
In the 1600s, the Dutch East India Company employed hundreds of ships to trade goods around the globe.
Ksenia speaks about her experience studying Hospitality at the Canadian College
Ksenia studied Hospitality Management at the Canadian College in 2011. She is now living in Vancouver and working at a local hotel chain as a banquet server.
We need to relearn how to play nice in peer review
Most educators obsess about the quality of their work and are afraid, at best, to disappoint their department and mentors, and at worst, to have their name blacklisted among the community.