3.02 Writing Assignment
Aspire To Inspire: Women in Technology
Think Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) is just for boys? We think differently; visit http://women.nasa.gov/a2i/ to find your inspiration! The technology video features Allison Wolff discussing her job with Information Technology, Antja Chambers seeks new technologies for spacesuits, and C.J. Kanelakos highlights novel work on "Robonaut 2". Follow these women on Twitter @a2i_tech
The Restless Atmosphere Quiz
Establish how well they know the Coriolis effect.
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
NYIT de Seversky Mansion - Phyllo Dusted Orange Roughy
Phyllo Dusted Orange Roughy with Maryland Crab Brandade, Braised Red Cabbage and Horseradish Mascarpone - Demonstrated by Robert Neumann nyit.edu/deSeversky
Netduino Controlled LED Cube Commercial LED cubes have been around for a while now and can be quite large and capable of some interesting displays. This project is on a smaller scale and goes through the steps required to build a Netduino Mini-controlled 512 LED cube (8 x 8 x 8). Clearly, the Mini does not have 512 pins and so we use Persistence of Vision to control the LEDs in the cube. The
Commercial LED cubes have been around for a while now and can be quite large and capable of some interesting displays. This project is on a smaller scale and goes through the steps required to build a Netduino Mini-controlled 512 LED cube (8 x 8 x 8).
Clearly, the Mini does not have 512 pins and so we use Persistence of Vision to control the LEDs in the cube. The
Water, Water Everywhere
This video includes text, narration, and images from the story Water, Water Everywhere written by Mark Rauzon and Cynthia Overbeck Bix. The book is part of the text exemplar list provided on the corestandards.org website for grades K-1. (08:47)
Dancing with Geometry
A professional dancer and an orthopedic surgeon demonstrate the
fundamental role geometry and technology play in keeping dancers
performing at the highest level.
Running time 1:59 minutes
Buildings collapse in deadly Turkey earthquake
Nov. 9 - Scores of people are trapped beneath rubble of hotels and other buildings after a deadly earthquake hit Turkey's eastern Van province, state television reports. The earthquake has destroyed at least seven buildings, including two hotels in Van city, and around 11 other structures in other parts of the region, the TRT Haber news channel reports. A TRT reporter says up to 70 people may have been staying at one of the hotels, without giving further details. Rescue workers are searching th
Métodos Numéricos 2011/2012 (GITEMI01) ;
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Department of Physics. Undergraduate physics majors are trained to use the most modern equipment, learn about the most current and exciting topics for research, and, most of all, learn to be problem solvers. As the "liberal arts" of the sciences, physics is a training ground for the mind which opens many avenues.
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for courses in the Poverty Studies interdisciplinary minor.
USS Arizona Memorial, Pearl Harbor
In this video, students will be able to see real footage of the Pearl Harbor Memorial. The photographs are well done. This is a good resource to help build background knowledge and will help to build a real world connection. (3:03)
Visitors to this site can follow the life cycle of a star, beginning with its formation from matter exploded outward by the Big Bang, followed by its expansion into a red giant as nuclear "fuel" is consumed, and ending with its "death" in a supernova, after which it becomes a neutron star or black hole.