Some of the lighter moments of SnowJam 2014, captured around the Georgia Tech campus on Tuesday, January 28, 2014.
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Sine, Cosine, Tangent, and Theta
Interactive tool demonstrating formulae for sine, cosine, and tangent with Theta
2011-12 Valpo Men's Basketball Intro Video
2011-12 Valpo Men's Basketball Intro Video Special thanks to IMC, Valpo Men's Basketball, Valparaiso University Communications Department, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, Brad Swanson, Jenny Garrett, Scott Ochander. Produced by Steve Booth, Zach Huey & William Liu Music by 300 Violin Orchestra-Jorge Quintero
The '43 Group and Battling Anti-Semitic Groups in Britian
This 15 minute video has interviews The 43 Group was an English anti-fascist group set up by Jewish ex-servicemen in the immediate wake of World War II when, on their return to London, they encountered British fascist organisations. The activities of these fascist groups included antisemitic speeches in public places, inciting racial hatred, and from the rank-and-file fascists, violent attacks on London Jews and Jewish property. The 43 Group worked to try and stop this hatred. A good video to sh
Amsterdam City (history of)
This 7:30 video is taken at the Historisch Museum of Amsterdam) History of Amsterdam. The sound quality is weak, but the material is well presented as a filmed lecture/video presentation. Explains how the city was built and the problems with the sea and its control.
Nathan Cody's Digital Storybook
Logarithm Rule - Problem 2
This video is a continuation of the logarithm rule and works through another example where this rule is used to find the derivative of the natural logarithm of a function. The logarithm rule is a special case of the chain rule. (2:13)
Revisiting the Four Cornerstones to Mentoring Adjunct Faculty Online
Carolyn Rogers, Melissa McIntyre, Michael Jazzar
Online teaching and learning in higher education is growing at an exponential rate! This growth will continue to escalate during the 2
BERC Innovation Expo Keynote Address by Jigar Shah
The Berkeley Energy and Resources Collaborative (BERC) is an interdisciplinary, student- run organization that was founded in 2005 to enhance collaboration on energy and natural resources topics and to serve as a bridge between the university and the private sector. The Expo is the opening event of the 2011 BERC Energy Symposium, the largest student-run energy confer- ence on the West Coast, drawing key players from research, business development, policy, and economics communities across the na
Educational Videos at Your Fingertips
Think of it as Wikipedia, meets YouTube, meets the classroom. CEO Joe Thomas of WatchKnowLearn.org introduces us to his free resource for students, teachers and families. NWCN out of Seattle, WA did a great job interviewing our CEO in this clip. (06:00)
Day of the Dead takes to the air
Nov. 2 - Guatemalans celebrates Day of the Dead with a giant kite festival, where kites are used to carry messages to departed loved ones. Tara Cleary reports.
Nigerian forces hunt Islamist militants
Nov. 7 - Nigerian security forces search for Islamist militants behind a coordinated attack in the north that killed at least 65 people. Katharine Jackson reports.
Math Tools is a project of The Math Forum @ Drexel, funded in part by the National Science Foundation. The goal is to create a community digital library that supports the use and development of software for mathematics education. We began work in September of 2002 and through the help of many people there is already an active and rich resource center. You are the key. The point is to enable users to help each other use technology effectively in the math classroom. By sharing our experiences, act
Light to the brain relieves winter blues
Nov. 21 - An unusual method of delivering light therapy to combat seasonal affective disorder, or SAD, is proving successful according to its Finnish developers. The system involves a headset, much like earphones, that shine bright lights directly into the brain through the ear canal. Stuart McDill reports.
Hubble - Burning Questions
From HubbleCast and the incomparable Dr. J. The episode features answers to questions submitted by the public. This is a short
transcript from the film: 'What is the most empty spot of space you have have seen? What's the longest single-shot exposure ever recorded of any object or area of space by Hubble? What are the farthest objects discovered by Hubble?' (09:13)
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes diagrams and formula
Diagram of 2D shapes, including formulas
Burd Run Interdisciplinary Watershed Research Laboratory
The Burd Run Interdisciplinary Watershed Research Laboratory at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (SU) is a cooperative effort among 13 faculty from the Departments of Geography-Earth Science, Biology, and Teacher Education. The goal of the laboratory is to provide intensive undergraduate field training through collection and analysis of related hydrologic, geologic, biologic, and geographic data from a single watershed, establish a comprehensive statistical and spatial watershed database
11.483 Housing and Land Use in Rapidly Urbanizing Regions (MIT)
A truly inter-disciplinary course, Housing and Land Use in Rapidly Urbanizing Regions reviews how law, economics, sociology, political science, and planning conceptualize urban land and property rights and uses cases to discuss what these different lenses illuminate and obscure. It also looks at how the social sciences might be informed by how design, cartography, and visual studies conceptualize space's physicality. This year's topics include land trusts for affordable housing, mixed-use in pub
Edward O’Keefe (Synergy Global), John Humphrey and Emilie Wilson (IDS) are interviewed
Edward O’Keefe (Director, Synergy Global), John Humphrey (Team Leader, Globalisation Team, IDS) and Emilie Wilson (Communications Officer, IDS) are interviewed on the seminar ‘Considering the role of the extractive industry in the DRC and other areas of conflict’, held at IDS on the 1 November 2011 as part of the Business and Development Seminar Series
Sir Hermann Bondi Lecture: Secret Mathematicians
Professor Marcus du Sautoy explores the hidden mathematical ideas that underpin artists' creative output and reveals that the work of the mathematician is sometimes no less driven by strong aesthetic values.