Pol Taylor: Estructuras innovadoras – Innovative Structures

ENG It’s with pleasure that we introduce Pol Taylor, a parent from EG and creator of the TorShell: the great outdoor structures that offer an educational and recreational space for our students. Scottish by birth and Chilean by adoption, Pol embodies the Renaissance man: He studied philosophy and psychology at the University of Oxford, before […]

Maruja Mallo – Inspiring People

ESP Compartimos bellas imágenes de algunas pinturas de Maruja Mallo (1902-1995). Maruja fue una pintora surrealista española. Es considerada como una artista de la “Generación del 27” en el movimiento de avant-garde español. ENG Sharing some beautiful images of Maruja Mallo’s paintings. Maruja (1902–1995) was a Spanish surrealist painter. She’s highly regarded as an artist […]

Albert Einstein – Inspiring People

Albert Einstein

ENG In 1915, Albert Einstein published his groundbreaking Theory of General Relativity which unveiled the existence of spacetime, a four-dimensional fabric made of space and time. Everything in the universe travels through spacetime. The gravity of massive objects warps this fabric, bending the path followed by any particle or radiation, including light.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀Einstein´s idea was radical. […]

Nobel Prize in Chemistry – 2020 – Premio Nobel de Química

Nobel Prize Chemistry 2020

You can read more here ENG Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna have discovered one of gene technology’s sharpest tools: the CRISPR / Cas9 genetic scissors. Using these, researchers can change the DNA of animals, plants and microorganisms with extremely high precision.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀This technology has had a revolutionary impact, it has contributed to many important discoveries […]

Cabrera Island

Cabrera island

ENG Cabrera Island. It owes its name (‘goat island’) to the goats which were put on the island by the Romans for sustenance. This tiny island has been visited by Phoenician, Carthaginian, Byzantine and Roman civilizations, who used it as a refuge. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In the 14th century, a castle was built to protect the island […]

El Algarrobo – The Carob Tree

Outdoor play at EG

El algarrobo es un árbol tan común en Mallorca que casi no se le presta atención. Vive y crece con muy poco agua ¡Ideal para el clima mediterráneo! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Su fruto, la algarroba, es una legumbre muy nutritiva. En la escasez de la posguerra la algarroba se convirtió en alimento fundamental ¿Sabías que también se […]

Watch the Dancing Sky! – Lluvia de Estrellas

Learn about Dancing Sky

12 Aug, 2020 ENG Watch the Dancing Sky!The Perseid meteor shower is here, peaking tonight with nearly one meteor every two minutes.Did you know that a ‘shooting star’ isn’t really a star? What we see in reality are tiny meteoroids, particles the size of a grain of sand, that burn up when they slam into […]