News: Education

Interactive Giant Panda-themed museum opens in China

An interactive giant panda-themed museum opened to the public this week in Chengdu, capital of southwest China’s Sichuan Province - one of the major habitats for pandas. As reported…

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Mar 5, 2021 Attractions / Education /

 
 

Obesity Policy Coalition releases report ‘Brands off our kids’ on World Obesity Day

Today on World Obesity Day, the Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) has released ‘Brands off our kids!’, a report highlighting the tactics used by the processed food industry to…

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Mar 4, 2021 Education / Fitness / Marketing / Wellness /

 
 

FIBO 2021 postponed again and will now run in November 2021

Having once again taken into consideration the current developments on COVID-19 and to improve planning certainty for exhibitors and visitors, the organisers of Germany's FIBO, the…

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Feb 25, 2021 Education / Events / Fitness / Wellness /

 
 

Swim Smooth app helps coaches aid stroke techniques and reduce injuries

Popular swim coaching method Swim Smooth has released a new app, designed to aid the coaching of amateur swimmers. Created by Perth-based Briton Paul Newsome, who coaches at the Claremont…

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Feb 10, 2021 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Education / Sport / Technology /

 
 

World’s Largest Swimming Lesson to return in June

The organisers of the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™ (WLSL) has advised that the global platform to promote the importance of teaching children to swim will return on 17th…

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Feb 5, 2021 Aquatics / Education / Safety / Waterparks /

 
 

Conservation Societies call for improved protection for endangered sharks and rays

A global study published today in Nature reports that overfishing has driven the global abundance of oceanic sharks and rays to decline by nearly three-quarters (71%) in the past 50 years.…

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Jan 28, 2021 Education / Environment / Recreation / Safety /

 
 

Singapore’s ExPRO conference to return as face-to-face and live-stream-virtual event

The organisers of Singapore's ExPRO Fitness have advised that the event will return this year as both a face-to-face and live-stream-virtual conference on 7th and 8th May. In a…

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Jan 26, 2021 Education / Events / Fitness /

 
 

Australian attractions share their penguin encounters on Penguin Awareness Day

On Penguin Awareness Day, 20th January, a number of Australian wildlife attractions consider the plight of the world's penguins, as well as focus on the conservation of their…

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Jan 20, 2021 ByKaren Sweaney Attractions / Education / Environment /

 
 

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