Meet the Amazing TAMers: John Loftus Part 2
Joel Guttormson, Operations Coordinator for the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science, interviews speakers from TAM 2013 presented by the James Randi Educational Foundation. John Loftus is an American author, former US government prosecutor and former Army intelligence officer. He is a president of The Intelligence Summit and, although he is not Jewish, a president of the Florida Holocaust Museum. Loftus also serves on the Board of Advisers to Public Information Research. Check out
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey
Exercises and resources for conducting a Light Intensity Survey. "To measure the levels of light in a particular area, we need to use a device called a Light Meter, which measures the intensity of light in the vicinity of the sensor and displays the reading."
The Science of Ethics: What Counts as Good Research?
Mark Sheehan gives a talk on research ethics and asks what counts as good research. Part of the Oxford Bioethics Network series on Issues in Research Ethics.
¿Cómo es tu familia? (What is your family like?)- Song
This video is an animated Spanish rap song with captions that make learning vocabulary fun and easy. This song is about the family and it repeats the question "Como es tu familia?" and then gives answers naming family members in Spanish. No English translation included.
Determination of quinine concentration and fluoresence quenching
A film by undergraduate chemistry students on the determination of quinine concentration and fluoresence quenching
Medical Animation of Walking Skeleton
Short animation of walking skeleton, showing how the bones articulate as the skeleton moves. Color. No sound. Run time :32
Institute for Survey and Policy Research, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
The Institute for Survey & Policy Research (ISPR), established as the Social Science Research Facility (SSRF) in 1968, is a survey research organization of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. ISPR provides "consulting on all aspects of survey research to university staff, and students and to local governments, non-profit agencies, and businesses". There is information on research projects and a link to the centre's quarterly review of economic and social issues, 'Monitoring Wisconsin'.
LEGO Education WeDo : Basisfiche Deze didactische fiche met verwijzing naar eindtermen en leerplannen (voor de verschillende onderwijskoepels) leert je hoe je met LEGO Education WeDo kan werken.
Deze didactische fiche met verwijzing naar eindtermen en leerplannen (voor de verschillende onderwijskoepels) leert je hoe je met LEGO Education WeDo kan werken.
Physics in architecture
Developed in 1998 by Dr John Whittle (Department of the Built Environment) using Authorware, this package contains brief interactive notes on eight areas of physics in which architects need a working knowledge. However, it is also useful to others in science, engineering and social sciences looking for an introduction to the topics concerned. These topics are: Units of measurement; Scalar and vector quantities; Newton’s laws; Mass and weight; Action and reaction; Waves; Heat, work and energy;
7.342 Cancer Biology: From Basic Research to the Clinic (MIT)
This course is one of many Advanced Undergraduate Seminars offered by the Biology Department at MIT. These seminars are tailored for students with an interest in using primary research literature to discuss and learn about current biological research in a highly interactive setting. In 1971, President Nixon declared the "War on Cancer," but after three decades the war is still raging. How much progress have we made toward winning the war and what are we doing to improve the f
The Morse Potential
A film by undergraduate chemistry students on the Morse potential
Fibonacci Sequence - A Virtual Manipulative
Fibonacci Sequence – Explore the Fibonacci sequence and the golden ratio. There are instructions to the right of the manipulative.
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. It is as taught in 2009-2010. This module introduces mathematical analysis building upon the experience of limits of sequences and properties of real numbers and on calculus. It includes limits and continuity of functions between Euclidean spaces, differentiation and integration. A variety of very important new concepts are introduced by investigating the properties of numerous examples, and developing the assoc
Graphic arts in Finland
'Graphic Arts in Finland' is a full-text online journal, published by the Graphic Industry Research Foundation. At April 2010 there are 44 issues freely available online, dating from 1995 to 2009. Articles are primarily technical or workflow-oriented, with example titles being: 'An Overview of Currently Implemented Metadata and Metadata Related Practices in Cross Media Editorial Processes'; 'Digital Watermarking Technologies Based on Color Modulation for Linking Applications'; 'Smartbook - the
Cuban Missile Crisis
Using a comic book and narrator, this 2:22 video tells how an agreement was reached between John F. Kennedy and the Russians about the removal of nuclear weapons from Cuba. A good video to show students how diplomacy works and how close the world came to a nuclear war.
Reading For Life - Jane Davis
Dr Jane Davis tells stories about the value of great books in ordinary lives. Jane left school at 16 with 2 GCSEs but now leads an organisation which wants a bigger place in the nation's heart for books and reading. Later in life she returned to education and graduated with a 1st class degree in English and spent 3 years writing a PhD.
La asignatura de Termodinámica Aplicada pertenece a la materia de Ingeniería Energética. Después de cursar esta asignatura los alumnos deberán alcanzar un conocimiento de los conceptos elementales de la Termodinámica. Deberán ser capaces de aplicar los conocimientos básicos de la profesión relacionados con el análisis de sistemas térmicos y energéticos, es la base a utilizar para el desarrollo de otras competencias dentro del campo de la ingeniería térmica en la industria. Se fomen