Learning Virtually: A Paradigm Shift in Design Education
We still think of architectural design education in terms of a "classroom" paradigm, that is, of an instructor teaching design skills to a class of students in a face-to-face format. However, emerging communication and collaboration technologies have created tremendous new opportunities to distribute students and faculty, while maintaining a close personal contact. This paper discusses and characterizes several aspects of the evolving paradigm of teaching design made possible by the ability to
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Virtual Graffiti Three-Dimensional Paint Tools for Conceptual Modeling in Upfront
This chapter describes several limitations present in current 3-D programs used for conceptual design and then introduces a new threedimensional paint tool, as implemented in a beta version of Alias Upfront, that attempts to deal with some of those limitations.
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George McClellan "Who Am I"
This video displays facts about George McClellan. The video can be used to review important facts George McClellan. (Amateur video with loud music.)

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How to Draw a Cartoon Hipster Outfit
You will draw one of those trendy guys.  In this clip the head is already drawn, you are adding the clothing and the arms. Step-by-step narration by artist Danny Page. English cpations. (2:16)
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21F.101 Chinese I (Regular) (MIT)
This subject is the first semester of two that form an introduction to modern standard Chinese, commonly called Mandarin. Though not everyone taking this course will be an absolute beginner, the course presupposes no prior background in the language. The purpose of this course is to develop: Basic conversational abilities (pronunciation, fundamental grammatical patterns, common vocabulary, and standard usage) Basic reading and writing skills (in both the traditional character set and th
Author(s): Wheatley, Julian K.

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Acids and Bases - by StudyJams
An object's pH level can be tested using indicators.  Objects with low pH are acids, and those with high pH are bases.  Acids and bases react to form water and salt.  Learn more about acids and bases with this cartoon animation from StudyJams.  A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
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Socrates - Encyclopedia Channel
Born in Athens, in the year 469 B.C., Socrates became the new philosophy founder and the teacher of the many of great philosophers. Run time 06:58.
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Philosophy - Socrates
What becomes of human conduct? How should one live their life? What form of life is good - what form is bad? Are there truths to be found in Ethics? This video looks at these problems - and others. Run time 08:19.
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{Suresh 259 ) Nice sentences using English word ” LETTER “
Master Your Vocabulary. Take a look at: Vocabulary Quiz - Hindi->English; Picture->Hindi; Recording->Hindi; and more!Vocabulary List - Easy to study list with pictures and recordings for some words{Suresh 259 ) ... Related posts:

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Computer Renderings ? ?Reality is Overrated?
In this paper, two problems concerning truthfulness of computer-generated visualization are considered. The first one concerns relationships between reality and its representation by computer renderings. The second problem concerns the kind of representations people need. These problems are analyzed for static perception of architectural forms based on computer visualization, and for dynamic walk-through perception of urban space. The thesis of the paper is that many photorealistic renderings ar
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Debate Tips: Analyzing Claims
Analyzing claims helps to prove an argument. Learn how analyzing
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In recent years, the redistribution of risk has created conditions for natural and technological disasters to become more widespread, more difficult to manage, and more discriminatory in their effects. Policy and planning decision-makers frequently focus on the impact that human settlement patterns, land use decisions, and risky technologies can have on vulnerable populations. However, to ensure safety and promote equity, they also must be familiar with the social and political dynamics that are
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Shimi the rockin' robot boogies to your beat
Sept. 11 - If you're looking for a musical soul mate who understands your unique taste in tunes and rocks to your rhythms, you might soon be in luck. Scientists at Georgia Tech are about to commercialize Shimi, their dancing robot, an android designed to put glide in your stride. Ben Gruber reports.
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Death is the ultimate nothing -- but no one can tell us what it's like. But every day thousands of people experience something like it at the hands of kindly doctors. Linda Geddes explores what it means to feel nothing -- and how hard it is to draw the line between consciousness and unconsciousness. Watch the other videos from this event to join the team from New Scientist and our of guest speakers for an entertaining evening of amazing insights into nothingness. Find out now nothing shapes the
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Architectural Computing in School and Real Designing
The existing system of architectural education ( including computer ) as has shown practice has appeared not absolutly perfect. It not capable to dynamic changes, active introduction of a new engineering and computer technologies, to realization about of the inquiries of a modern time. It suggest of a way of search of new models of computer training. The computer education is represented by us as certain a universal system, which permits to solve the problem of arcitectural education at a higher
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Parallel Structure Rap Song
This video was made for a public communications class.  It is a rap song about parallel structure that stresses the  importance of parallel structure in writing. The lyrics are shown on the bottom of the screen as the song is sung.

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