A Technology-Enhanced Metacognitive Strategy
This paper describes the implementation of a technology-enhanced metacognitive strategy that seeks to improve the learning outcomes in beginners design studios. The implementation was based on the use of time-based rich-media tools that allowed the students to document and present the different stages of their design process. The results of the design assignment in the experimental group were compared with the results of the same assignment implemented without such a metacognitive strategy and t
CMS.100 Introduction to Media Studies (MIT)
This course offers an overview of the social, cultural, political, and economic impact of mediated communication on modern culture. Combines critical discussions with experiments working with different media. Media covered include radio, television, film, the printed word, and digital technologies. Topics include the nature and function of media, core media institutions, and media in transition.
History of Boston Transportation
Fred Salvucci ponders the role of contingency in history, and in the evolution of Boston and its transportation system. He starts from the time the glaciers pulled back from Boston, leaving a soggy near-island and a river for the first white settlers to contend with. “The reason the city is here because
Empires: The Way of the Samurai - Episode 1 of 3
Tokugawa Ieyasu unifies Japan and establishes a dynasty that will rule Japan for over 250 years.
Fly Down into the Marianas Trench (Deepest Part of Pacific Ocean)
This is a flight down into a data visualization of the undersea mountains and trenches of the Pacific Ocean, ending up in the deepest part of the ocean, the Marianas Trench. The "Challenger Deep" is measured at 35,813 feet below the surface, or 10,915 meters. Courtesy of NOAA's Marine Geology and Geophysics Division. (47 seconds)
Ron Gutman: The Hidden Power of Smiling
Ron Gutman reviews a raft of studies about smiling, and reveals some surprising results. Did you know your smile can be a predictor of how long you'll live -- and that a simple smile has a measurable effect on your overall well-being? Prepare to flex a few facial muscles as you learn more about this evolutionarily contagious behavior. (07:27)
Khmer Rouge leaders set for trial
Jun 25 - Prison camp survivors offer prayers as Cambodia prepares to try Khmer Rouge leaders. Andrew Raven reports.
The basics of team building
Op het einde van deze les kun je uit een inleidende tekst over team building de essentie halen.
Ethical Issues Raised by Science
Dr Pete Moore : Course
How Does Parliament Handle the Ethical Issues Raised by Scientific Advances?
Rt Hon John Gummer : Course
Divine Action in Modern Science
Dr Nicholas Saunders : Course
Science, Faith and Postmodernism
Prof. Roger Trigg : Course
Theologies of Nature
Prof. Ernan McMullin (deceased) : Course
The Religious Origins of Modern Science
Prof. Peter Harrison : Course
Genetic Engineering in Health and Disease
Prof. John Bryant : Course
Science and Miracles
Prof. Sir Colin Humphreys : Course
Is the Universe Designed?
Revd Dr Rodney Holder : Course
The Idea of Law in Science and Religion
Dr Lydia Jaeger : Course
Prof. Philip Clayton : Course
Brains and Persons
Dr Stuart Judge : Course