Shifting Knowledge Research at Kent State
A Kent State University study conducted by psychology professors John Dunlosky and Katherine Rawson reveal a generational shift in knowledge among college students.
SP.255 Physics of Rock Climbing (MIT)
SP.255 is a lecture, discussion, and project based seminar about the physics of rock climbing. Participants are first exposed to the unsolved problems in the climbing community that could be answered by research and then asked to solve a small part of one of these problems. The seminar provides an introduction to engineering problems, an opportunity to practice communication skills, and a brief stab at doing some research. This seminar explicitly does not include climbing instruction nor is clim
Corporations Are Not People Too
Punishing individuals instead of firms would be a more effective deterrent to wrongdoing
Roger Brownsword argues that the legal community should be concerned to contribute to debates about the implications and regulation of rapidly developing and converging technologies (eg ICTs, biotech / nanotech). Roger Brownsword argues that the emergence of a raft of rapidly developing technologies (ICTs, biotechnologies, nanotechnologies and neurotechnologies), together with the prospect of significant convergence between some or all of these technologies, should be of major concern to the leg
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."
6 One hundred possibilities The more teachers are convinced that intellectual and expressive activities have both multiplying and unifying possibilities, the more creativity favours friendly exchanges with imagination and fantasy. Creativity requires that the school of knowing finds connections with the school of expressing, opening the doors to the hundred languages of children. (Loris Malaguzzi, 1990) In each of t
The more teachers are convinced that intellectual and expressive activities have both multiplying and unifying possibilities, the more creativity favours friendly exchanges with imagination and fantasy.
Creativity requires that the school of knowing finds connections with the school of expressing, opening the doors to the hundred languages of children.
(Loris Malaguzzi, 1990)
In each of t
Political keynote speech by Senator the Hon Brett Mason
The Japan Update is presented by the Australia-Japan Research Centre, Crawford School of Public Policy and the Japan Institute at The Australian National University, and is supported by the Australian Government through the Australia-Japan Foundation which is part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Introduction Professor Ian Young AO Vice-Chancellor, ANU Political keynote speech Senator the Hon Brett Mason Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Foreign Affairs
Minor Green Blue City
Why? Dutch cities have to deal with two important, complex and sometimes intertwined problems. Climate change has become a visible problem in the urban environment of the Netherlands. Cities cope with heavy rainfall in short periods of time and heat stress occurs more often which even leads to more casualties. At the same time large parts of existing neighbourhoods are falling into decay. Residents with high income move out, leaving the disadvantaged behind. The social structure of the neighbour
11.501 Introduction to Technology and Cities (MIT)
This seminar is an introduction to the usage and impacts of information and communication technologies (ICTs) on urban planning, the urban environment and communities. Students will explore how social relationships, our sense of community, the urban infrastructure, and planning practice have been affected by technological change. Literature reviews, guest speakers, and web surfing will provide examples and issues that are debated in class and homework exercises. We will examine metropolitan info
weather collab The Great Stagnation: What can Policy Makers do? [Audio] Fibonacci Sequence - A Virtual Manipulative "The Closing of the ICTY and its Effect on Justice and Accountability in the Former Yugoslavia (vide Termodinámica Aplicada Crash Course - Psychology Landolt Börnstein Substance / Property Index Scheer Ildikó: A metagenomikai teleszkóp Tensions rise in Ukraine over military offensive Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load Recalling Charles James: Mary Ellen Hecht
Speaker(s): Professor David Webb, Dr Sushil Wadhwani | Professor David Webb is Head of the Department of Finance at LSE. Specialising in financial economics and monetary theory, specifically the analysis of bankruptcy and financial contracts, David has made notable contributions to the field over the past 25 years, publishing in a range of Economic journals. He has held an editorship of Economica since 1988 and Associate Editorship of the Journal of Banking and Finance since 1995. Having obtaine
Fibonacci Sequence – Explore the Fibonacci sequence and the golden ratio. There are instructions to the right of the manipulative.
This panel explores how the impending closing of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) will affect justice and accountability in the Balkans including: the integration of international human rights standards on a national level, the challenges and opportunities confronting the domestic courts and the role of the media/civil society. Distinguished panelists in
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
Crash Course provides a series of entertaining video tutorials on a range of topics across general psychology. Each video targets a single topic; highlights definition, application and relevance to psychology.
This website "lists all substances and their properties which are reported on in the indexed Landolt-Börnstein volumes. In total, 160 000 organic and inorganic compounds are described by names, molecular structures, chemical abstract numbers and other identifiers. Properties are directly linked to the full documents at Springerlink." The site can be searched or browsed by index. The search function is available free; full text is available to subscribers. Students should check whether their uni
Scheer Ildikó: A metagenomikai teleszkóp Budapest Science Meetup, 2014.10.09.
Russia calls for an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council over Ukraine, as Kiev keeps its military offensive to claw back territory lost to rebels. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and internat
Interactive simulation demonstrating shear force at point of load
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The Great Stagnation: What can Policy Makers do? [Audio]
Fibonacci Sequence - A Virtual Manipulative
"The Closing of the ICTY and its Effect on Justice and Accountability in the Former Yugoslavia (vide
Crash Course - Psychology
Landolt Börnstein Substance / Property Index
Scheer Ildikó: A metagenomikai teleszkóp
Tensions rise in Ukraine over military offensive
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load
Recalling Charles James: Mary Ellen Hecht