Alex Copeland (DOE JGI) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Alex Copeland on "Assembly of large metagenome data sets using a Convey HC-1 hybrid core computer" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Transparent Contact Materials and Their Implications for Next Generation PV Device Architectures II
By: icamp2012school Joseph Berry, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
The most ‘important and greatest puzzle’ we face as humans is ourselves (Boring, 1950, p. 56). Humans are a puzzle – one that is complex, subtle and multi-layered, and it gets even more complicated as we evolve over time and change in different contexts. When answering the question ‘What makes us who we are?’, psychologists put forward a range of explanations about why people feel, think and behave the way they do. Just when psychologists seem to understand one bit of ‘who we are’
Converting Fractions into Percentages
Worked examples and questions for pupils to practice converting fractions into percentages.
"Hop on Pop" by Dr. Seuss--Read Aloud
Students will enjoy this read aloud--"Hop on Pop" by Dr. Seuss. Young learners will see the words on each page as they hear them read aloud. This is a great resource to help build literary skills in the early childhood classroom. (2:41)
Kangas expressing Gratitude
Kangas expressing Gratitude.
Kangas with the Girl Guides Messages
Kangas with the Girl Guides Messages.
Teaching Module To Demonstrate Race and Career Inequalities Are There Racial Inequalities Present in
In this module students use employment data from the 2000 Census concerning adult full-time workers (individuals age 25 and older who work at least 35 hours per week). The question they consider concerns overall economic opportunity, as applied to their intended occupation and the extent to which access to opportunity varies by race.
Chez Juan: vocabulary exercise 'room'
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to: describe a room in a house.
Lezen, spreken: Who killed Colin McFee?
Je oefent leesvaardigheid aan de hand van een misdaadverhaal. Je leert mondeling het einde van een verhaal vertellen.
Leesoefening: Paternity and maternity leave
In deze les leren cursisten argumenten en tegenargumenten halen uit teksten over ouderschapsverlof
Community Discussion on Open Sharing and OpenCourseWare
Who could have guessed that a Florentine omelet played a role in the origins of the OpenCourseWare initiative? A breakfast meeting in a New York “greasy spoon” was one of the seminal moments shaping OCW, according to William G. Bowen, who dined with Charles Vest and discussed Mellon Foundation support for the initiative. Bowen prais
Imagining MIT: Designing a Campus for the Twenty-First Century
After viewing William Mitchell’s presentation, viewers may wish to apply to MIT, or at the very least, take a campus tour, to experience up close the architecture he describes. Mitchell’s talk -- drawn from his recent book, Imagining MIT-- first skims the history of MIT’s classical, industry-minded buildings, then f
The History of MIT’s Department of Urban Studies and Planning
Who better than Gary Hack to recount the colorful 75-year tale of the Department of Urban Studies and Planning? Associated with the department for more than half its life, and saturated with its lore, Hack reaches backward to describe the story’s “five acts,” and then forward to imagine the department
6.5 Market experience It is some 20 years since the Topper project was conceived by Peter Bean, Technical Director of Rolinx and Ian Proctor, the designer of the original GRP boat. Sales initially were excellent, especially to sailing schools and clubs where there was much demand for a small, light and very safe sailing boat for children. But after that, the market became saturated, sales were heavily dependant on individuals and families, so decreased despite attempts to export the boat to the USA and Israel, for
It is some 20 years since the Topper project was conceived by Peter Bean, Technical Director of Rolinx and Ian Proctor, the designer of the original GRP boat. Sales initially were excellent, especially to sailing schools and clubs where there was much demand for a small, light and very safe sailing boat for children. But after that, the market became saturated, sales were heavily dependant on individuals and families, so decreased despite attempts to export the boat to the USA and Israel, for
Fraction Wall 2
Useful resource with a fraction wall containing thirds, sixths and ninths which can be printed out and cut up for use in class.
1 The science of ecology
What is ecology and why is it important to our understanding of the world around us? This unit looks at how we can study ecosystems to explore the effect that humans are having on the environment.
4.3.1 ‘Players in the game’
Are you always the quiet one when it comes to group discussion? This unit will help you improve your working relationships with other people in groups of three or more. This unit also deals with project life cycles, project management and the role of the leader.