Customize Your Browsers with the Quix Super Bookmarklet
Quix Super Bookmarklet - Create the Ultimate Command Line for your Browser Overview: You will learn how to use Quix browser bookmarklet to Make a Super Bookmarklet for your browser. What is Quix? Quix is an exensible bookmarklet tool that performs the functions of several bookmarklets, extensions, and GreaseMonkey scripts.
This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds
Plato - The Cave
The Allegory of the Cave is an allegory used by the Greek philosopher Plato in his work The Republic. The allegory of the cave is told as a fictional dialog between Plato's teacher Socrates, and his own brother, Glaucon, at the beginning of Book 7 (514a520a). It is related to Plato's metaphor of the sun (507b509c) and the analogy of the divided line (509d513e) which immediately precede it at the end of Book 6. Allegories are summarized in the viewpoint of dialectic at the end of book VII and VII
Science Communication and Science Literacy: A Round Table Discussion (Part 2)
By: icamvid K. C. Cole, George Johnson, and Barbara Schall conduct a round table discussion on science communication and science literacy at the 2012 "Becoming Engaged" Workshop.
Day of Infamy, Pearl Harbor Raid on Dec 7, 1941
Pearl Harbor Raid December 7, 1941.(Newreel)
Marketing and human instincts
Daniel Goldstein, Assistant Professor of Marketing, talks about how the simple rules underlying human decision making can have a huge impact on consumer behaviour.
Rounding Word Problem About Markers
This short video shows students demonstrating how to solve a math word problem involving rounding. The students show how to solve the problem by writing it on the white board and also explain the steps needed. (02:17)
Rounding Word Problem About Paperclips
The short video explains how to solve a rounding word problem about paperclips. Students explain and show the steps necessary to correctly solve the problem using a white board. (01:40)
Rounding Word Problem About Fish Food
This short video explains how to solve a word problem involving rounding and addition using a fish tank. It is hard to hear the original word problem when the students read it out loud. The students in the video show to steps necessary to correctly complete the problem. (01:47)
Foraging seals hunt around wind farms
Full story: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25927 Grey and harbour seals in the North Sea weave in and out of offshore wind farms in search of fish, which gather around turbines.
A Healthy School Lunch
In this video, students will learn about Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School in Berkely, CA who is taking a unique, creative approach to healthy school lunches. Students work together with all areas of school to create meals that are sustainable, healthy, and tasty. It is a community project where everyone demands quality, healthy food for their children. This is a good resource for a lesson/unit on healthy habits, food groups, etc. (4:01)
April 18, 2014: iDASH External Webinar; Razvan Bunescu
By: ucsd_idash Blood Glucose Level Prediction using Physiological Models and Support Vector Regression Razvan Bunescu Ohio University, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Abstract: Patients with diabetes must continually monitor their blood glucose levels and adjust insulin doses, striving to keep blood glucose levels as close to normal as possible. Blood glucose levels that deviate from the normal range can lead to serious short-term and long-term complications. An automatic p
ScienceCasts: Did Earth Have Two Moons?
Did our planet once have two moons? Some researchers say so. Moreover, the missing satellite might still be up there--splattered across the far side of the Moon. NASA's GRAIL mission could help confirm or refute the "two moon" hypothesis. (03:00)
Mechanical gears in jumping insects
Previously believed to be only man-made, a natural example of a functioning gear mechanism has been discovered in a common insect - the plant-hopper Issus - showing that evolution developed interlocking cogs long before we did. Professor Malcolm Burrows talks about finding the bugs that led to the science, and working with artists Elizabeth Hobbs and Emily Tracy and members of the community in the London borough of Hackney to produce the film 'Waterfolk'. For more information about the natura
Bridge Project Technology Workshop: Marc Vidal
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Teaching Special Needs Children : Teaching Students With Language Disorders
Teaching students with language disorders takes a lot of patience because it's very difficult for them to always understand what you're saying. Learn to teach students with language disorders from a special needs teacher in this video on language disorders. (01:14)
Expert: Krista Blessing
Bio: Krista Blessing graduated Magna Cum Laude from Eastern University with a bachelor's degree in elementary education.
Filmmaker: Ashton Blessing
Ahead of the Curve with Michael Gresser
Michael Gresser '91 leveraged his St. Thomas bachelor's degree to bring his family business, Gresser Companies, into the next generation.
This discusses the structure of the plays. All plays had a prologue, first episode, first stasimon and exodus. These are discusses. No dialogue or music-a powerpoint type presentation.
C++ Console Lesson 15: Namespace Essentials
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This C++ tutorial shows how to use namespaces.
A namespace is an abstract container or environment created to hold a logical grouping of unique identifiers or symbols (i.e., names). An identifier defined in a namespace is associated with that namespace. The same identifier can be independently defined in multiple namespaces. That is, the meaning associated with an identifier defined in one namespace may or may not have the same meaning as the same ident
C++ Console Lesson 17: References and Pointers
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This C++ video tutorial explains how to use references and pointers in C++. In the C++ programming language, a reference is a simple reference datatype that is less powerful but safer than the pointer type inherited from C.