Neil Turok on the future of Africa "They want to be the next Einstein" - speaking of bright and ambitious young Africans applying to the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) he founded.
"They want to be the next Einstein" - speaking of bright and ambitious young Africans applying to the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) he founded.
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Does component sharing help or hurt reliability?
Kamalini Ramdas, Professor of Management Science and Operations, on the impact of component sharing on quality in the auto industry
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
Daniel Santamaria: Manuscripts and Archives - Library Finding Aids - April 22, 2009
Lunch 'n Learn presentation: An introduction to Encoded Archival Description (EAD) (an international XML metadata standard developed by the archival community that provides a standard structure for finding aids) and Princeton's EAD website. For more information see http://blogs.princeton.edu/itsacademic/2009/04/archives_and_manuscripts_library_finding_aids.html.
How Does the Worm Factory Work
The Worm Factory 360 is a home composting solution for your kitchen and household waste. Although this video was obviously made to promote the purchase of the Worm Factory 360, it does a very nice job of describing the basic process of how composting works. The video could also be used as inspiration to brainstorm and design new models for a successful compost bin. Run time 03:05.
Subtraction with Regrouping
Explanation and examples of subtracting and regrouping
Sometimes authors end their stories with a memory, a feeling, a wish, or a hope. Other times they end the story by referring back to the language of the beginning. In this lesson, students will examine the characteristics of good endings by reading good endings of narrative picture books. They will then practice writing good endings for their own narratives.
Managing Production Outsourcing Risks in China's Apparel Industry
Prof Richard Wilding discusses his research on managing risks in outsourcing garment production in China
FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Transmissions Ciblées, E-learning et DPC: Retour d'expérience (Vidéo) JOURNEE DU JEUDI 13 FEVRIER 2014
Thème de l'atelier: Transmissions Ciblées, E-learning et DPC: Retour d'expérience
Partenaire participant: GRIEPS
Intervenantes: Evelyne FOSSE, Responsable R&D et Pôle E-learning au GRIEPS et Martine BARTOLETTI, Directeur de Soins CH de Belley
Conférence enregistrée lors du Colloque TIC SANTE 2014: "10 ans d’innovations en e-santé et e-formation. ...
JOURNEE DU JEUDI 13 FEVRIER 2014
Ancient arachnid crawls back to life
Full story: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25863 Open-source software has been used to reconstruct the gait of one of the first land predators
A Closer Look at Oil and Energy Consumption
Students analyze international oil consumption and production data. They make several graphs to organize the data and draw conclusions about the overall use of oil in the world.
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Electric soap film creates liquid motor
Full story: http://bit.ly/1w0oPP8 Applying an electric field to soap films creates controllable swirling patterns, a technique that could make precise manipulation of liquids easier
Middle School Portal: Math and Science Pathways (MSP2)
This activity asks the student to determine the time in Cairo, Egypt, when it is 3:00 p.m. in San Francisco. It includes a map of the world with the time zones marked. The activity, part of the Figure This! collection of 80 math challenges emphasizing math in the real world, explains how to determine the time in different time zones and what the prime meridian and the international date line are. Students see how positive and negative numbers relate to the time zones and are asked to think about
Technology and the environment : alternative energy
This resources is a index of topics focused on technology and the environment. The main theme concentrates on the impact of alternative energy sources. Students will learn about altenative energy sources, structures and the environment, design and the environment, and modern light oil steam engines. Copyright 2005 International Technology Education Association
How we made the first flight
A memoir of the first flight and its preparations authored by Orville Wright. Copyright 2005 International Technology Education Association
Cymatics: Geometric Sound Patterns An interesting experiment which shows sand on a vibrating metal plate forming various geometric patterns as a result of changing frequencies. Warning: it is a good idea to lower your volume before watching this video.
An interesting experiment which shows sand on a vibrating metal plate forming various geometric patterns as a result of changing frequencies. Warning: it is a good idea to lower your volume before watching this video.
Bulletin of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Volume XIV, Issue 3
CONTENTS: Cover Illustration Description, Calendar of Events, The Jesus Movement in Galilee: Reconstructing Q, Torjesen to Serve as Director of Women's Studies, Artifacts in the lAC Museum: An Egyptian Figurine, The Fall Public Lecture Series of the lAC: "Cultural Critique in Antiquity: Diogenes the Cynic and Jesus," "The Political Theology of Defeat in Ancient Athens," "Politics and the Past: How Scholars See Ancient Greece and the Near East," "The Alexandrian Library: Philo and Jewish-Christia
Lecture 15 - 11/16/2010