TechNews4Kids - In the Age of Automation, How Will AI Impact Future Jobs?

AI (Artificial Intelligence) has been the forefront of innovation when it comes to technology and convenience. How will that impact jobs in the future? Speaking of technology, NASA will soon use drones as a means to explore planets, where they've only used wheeled rovers before! Back on Earth, scientists studied the world's fastest ants -- how many steps can they take per second? Find out in our latest Tech News 4 Kids newsletter! Join our classes to learn all about the latest technologies — coding, artificial intelligence, and more.

Will AI Automation Impact Our Jobs?

(Forbes)

AI has changed how we do everyday things, like picking what movies to watch, what to buy, or how we go to places. However, this convenience might come at a price, though it's not all bad. What does this mean for our future? Check out these 5 predictions here!

Drones in Space

(Times for Kids)

We've used wheeled rovers to explore the surfaces of planets such as Titan, Saturn’s largest moon, as our main source of knowledge. However, it looks like NASA scientists are hoping to use drones to capture aerial views for the first time! Find out when we can expect to see these photos, and how it will all work, here.

How Fast Are the World's Fastest Ants?

(News for Kids)

47-steps-a-second-fast! That's right, these Saharan silver ants take 47 steps in one second. They do so to remain cool, as they live in the Sahara Desert, which is definitely a little bit hot. What did scientists learn from these speedy critters? Find out here!

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TechNews4Kids - First All-Female Spacewalk Makes History

An all-female spacewalk took place earlier this October, and it was out of this world! What does this mean for the future of astronauts? Our laptops have changed how we work, and the portable Mac that started it all just turned 30! Speaking of computers, AI just might help us predict earthquakes, but how? Find out in this week’s Tech News 4 Kids newsletter!

NASA (Finally) Had an All-Female Spacewalk

(New York Times)

NASA/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images

Jessica Meir and Christina Koch made history on Friday October 18th when they became the first all-female crew to walk space. Their mission was to replace a a power controller at the International Space Station, and the walk lasted 7 hours and 17 minutes. Find out all about it here, and why this was a large step for mankind.

How the Mac Portable - Now 30 - Changed Everything

(Fast Company)

Photo: Rama/Wikimedia Commons

The Mac Portable was presented 30 years ago as a battery-operated, portable computer that was just as good as your desktop. Though it was a major flop and didn't catch on, it inspired what we all know today as the laptop. Learn more about the fascinating history here!

Can AI Predict When an Earthquake Will Happen?

(Wired)

Not only that, can AI predict an earthquake long before it happens, so we have time to prepare? That's what seismologists are hoping they will be able to do. There have been many trials and errors along the way, but there is hope on the horizon. Learn more about what they are working on here!

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All About that Moon: Should We Go Back?

It’s been 50 years since America landed on the moon, and we wanted to celebrate with a moon-inspired newsletter! There has recently been an interest to head to the moon again, but why? When Apollo 11 landed on the moon, what did the facts and figures look like? And if you hopped onto a bicycle and peddled to the moon, how long would that take? Read all about it in this week’s Tech News 4 Kids newsletter! Join our classes to learn all about the latest technologies — coding, artificial intelligence, and more.


Back to the Moon

(The New York Times)

Photo Credit: JPL/NASA

We landed on the moon 50 years ago, and until recently, the rush to visit again has been on pause. However, more countries are looking to send people to the moon, including the United States. What caused this race to the moon to suddenly become so important? And what do we need to know about it? Find out all about this moon race here!


Celebrating Apollo 11’s 50th: What it Cost to Get to the Moon

(Forbes)

50 years ago, Apollo 11 landed on the moon, marking an amazing time in American history. However, as unsurprising as it might be, it cost quite a bit to get there. Find out exactly how much it cost for NASA to put a man on the moon, and why it’s important, here!


Fly Me — Er, Bicycle Me to the Moon! How Long Would it Take?

(Wired)

Remember E.T. and the famous moment of the boy riding his bike with his alien friend to the moon? What if someone does do it…? Find out what this Wired journalist calculated, and the interesting things they found along the way, by checking out this article! You might be surprised by what you find.


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