5. Automated Design Using Darwinian Evolution and Genetic Programming (February 18, 2009)
Technology, computers, programming, electrical engineering, Charles Darwin, genetic algorithms, developmental genetic programming, automation, artificial intelligence, parallel computing, natural selection, variation, machine learning, mutation, crossover
This Web site, created to complement the Museum's Darwin exhibit, examines the man and theory that changed the course of science and society.
Dr. Robert Pond, Sr. "Fun With Metals" - 1988
May 21, 1988--Demonstration and lecture on metallurgy given by Dr. Pond, Professor Emeritus at The Johns Hopkins University. Check out the bowtie, it's made of metal.
An Introduction to the Life of Charles Darwin
This video takes a brief look at some aspects of the personal and professional life of Charles Darwin. Darwin proposed the theory of evolution by natural selection. Run time 04:39.
Charles Darwin-David Attenborough-BBC Documentary, Part 2
In this BBC documentary, David Attenborough discusses Darwin and his theory of evolution and is suitable for high school students. Run time 09:28.
History of the Mac OS Part 4
Carbon is a main application environment in Mac OS X, a few example programs that are inside it are the Finder, Adobe software, and iTunes (as of Mac OS X 10.5). Carbon combines much of the old Mac OS API with some new stuff. Apple has been phasing Carbon out of the UI realm and it is now becoming the standard set of APIs for background and low level tasks. Cocoa is the primary environment of graphical applications in OS X.
This also starts to explain Apple's new move into the open
Charles Darwin-David Attenborough-BBC Documentary, Part 3
In this BBC documentary, David Attenborough discusses Darwin and his theory of evolution and is suitable for high school students. Run time 09:24.
Charles Darwin-David Attenborough-BBC Documentary, Part 4
In this BBC documentary, David Attenborough discusses Darwin and his theory of evolution and is suitable for high school students. Run tim 09:41.
Charles Darwin-David Attenborough-BBC Documentary, Part 5
In this BBC documentary, David Attenborough discusses Darwin and his theory of evolution and is suitable for high school students. Run time 09:55.
Charles Darwin David Attenborough BBC Documentary Part 6
In this BBC documentary, David Attenborough discusses Darwin and his theory of evolution and is suitable for high school students. Run 08:37.
Charles Darwin-David Attenborough-BBC Documentary; Introduction
In this BBC documentary, David Attenborough discusses Darwin and his theory of evolution and is suitable for high school students. Run time 03:12.
Marx - Collapse of Capitalism
Karl Marx (an actor) talks about how capitalism has survived and how it will be eventually destroy itself. He was heavily influenced by the ideas of his contemporary Charles Darwin (which perhaps had an impact on his own ideas - related to religious beliefs). Capitalism's constant greed for more and more profits – turns everything and everyone into commodities - we are just workers under capitalism (according to Marx)! (Contains some anti-religion thoughts). Run time 02:50.
Get off Chuck's back!
Get off Chuck's back! MSU professor of geological sciences Danita Brandt chats with TalkLansing.net's Walt Sorg on Oct. 27, 2010, about Charles Darwin's work. More information on Darwin and MSU at http://www.special.news.msu.edu/darwin/index.php.
Discoveries and breakthroughs inside science
These videos are intended for users of local English and Spanish newscasts all over the United States. The videos promote awareness of and appreciation for scientists and engineers roles in everyday life by providing accurate and peer-reviewed science and engineering information covering many current developments in everyday devices and systems. The videos have been produced by the American Institute of Physics and are supported by science, engineering and mathematical societies.
Susan Rogers - Music Cognition Clinic
Susan Rogers is an Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music, and the director of the Berklee Music Perception and Cognition Laboratory. Susan is the author and instructor of Music Cognition for Berklee Online. Music cognition explores the mental processes underlying musical behaviors and how emotion, environment, cognitive capacity, personality, individual differences, and other factors influence how we perceive music. Learn more at: http://online.berklee.edu/courses/music-cognition?pi
3 Qüestions. Julia Voss
Durada: 7 min. Vídeo. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (ICE - Àrea de Comunicació i de Promoció).
Julia Voss, investigadora d'Història de la Ciència de l'Institut Max-Planck i redactora del Frankfurter Allge-meinen, va ser convidada pel CEHIC i la Facultat de Biociències de la UAB per donar una conferència i un seminari sobre "Les imatges de Darwin", Author(s):
Mind-Body Problems: Science, Fiction, and God
What happens when a novelist and philosopher talks to a cognitive neuroscientist about faith, reason, fiction, and God? Listen in as Rebecca Newberger Goldstein and her husband Steven Pinker explore what Spinoza would say about Darwin, what role fiction should play in intellectual life, whether any of the arguments for the existence of God are any good, and other topics at the interface of literature, science, and philosophy.