Limits to Growth and concepts of sustainable development
Paper presented to Revival of Political Economy Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, 21st - 23rd October, 2010. Abstract: Evidence validating Club of Rome models showing Limits to Growth (Turner 2008; Donella H. Meadows et al. 2004; Simmons 2000; Jackson 2009) will be considered. It will be shown that Limits to Growth calls into question key assumptions regarding projected minimal economic costs of per capita Contraction & Convergence strategies for achieving global greenhouse emission reduction targ
This site contains user-friendly tools to launch DNA database searches, statistical analyses, and population modeling from a centralized workspace. Educational databases support investigations of an Alu insertion polymorphism on human chromosome 16 and single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the human mitochondrial control region.
CK-12 Chemistry (CA Textbook)
CK-12 users should treat this FlexBook as an online Chemistry textbook. This FlexBook underwent a thorough review conducted by practicing teachers, domain experts, copyeditors, and technical editors. It can be used in its current form, "flexed" (customized), and/or printed by the user. CK-12 supports feedback on all of its FlexBooks so that they can be continually improved and updated, while remaining aligned with state standards and curriculum guidelines. This digital textbook was reviewed for
Kratke vaje za zapis in branje od A-G
Vaje za utrjevanje začetnih črk Slovenske abecede.,Exercises for reading and writing first characters of Slovenian alphabet.
Pregled lastnosti delca
Predstavitev dela s posameznimi delci in nadzor nad njihovim obnašanjem v okolju JxyZET.,How to work with particles and how to control their behavior in JxyZET.
The paper investigates knotting techniques as a method for generating wall systems. The essential matter of the paper is to demonstrate the potential of knotted, algorithmic architecture through different research studies, which share the knotting of linear elements as a common methodology for design development. Combinatorial Productivity implies that by combining linear elements hidden properties of a system emerge and thereby the system becomes productive.
Making the DIY Clinometer
Link to Youtube video showing how to make a do-it-yourself clinometer
Virtual Maths, Density formula simulation
Density, mass and volume interactive formula, simulation
Fantastic Factorials (Hindi)
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Embedding the concept of competency maps
This presentation outlines the background, context and transferability of a competency mapping tool originally developed in health but suitable for enterprise
Centro de Refer?ncia e Informa??o em Habita??o - Infohab (Reference Center and Information on Housi
The Center of Reference and Information in Habitation - INFOHAB - is a project led for the ANTAC, that intends to facilitate the access to the technique information relative to all the aspects and subjects that are contained in the construction environment concept, through the captation, selection, organization and spreading this information, offering it in the Internet through a database permanently brought up to date with the reference and, always when authorized, with the complete works. The
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Melting ice movie captures psychedelic crystals
Full story here: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25192 This dazzling rainbow view of ice melting was captured by a photographer using a simple living room set-up that anyone can recreate
Total Consumer Surplus as Area
Looking at consumer surplus as area between the demand curve and the market price. (5:46)
Come over to the Flipside... The Flipside is a popular monthly screening slot at BFI Southbank and a pioneering DVD and Blu-ray publishing strand designed to revisit and reappraise weird and wonderful British films that have slipped through the cracks of cinema history. Films that were overlooked, marginalised, or undervalued at the original time of release, or sit outside the established canon of recognised classics. For more information on upcoming Flipside screenings at BFI Southbank: http:
"The Empire and the Birth of Historical Research in India"
Dipesh Chakrabarty is the Lawrence A. Klimpton Distinguished Service Professor of History at the University of Chicago.
Earth Systems, an Earth Science Course (CA Textbook)
The following course contains assignments and analysis for an Open Source Earth Science course for grades 9 - 10. The collection has been prepared from resources contributed by teachers and partner educational organizations on Curriki, an online community for creating and sharing open source curricula. The Open Source Earth Science course has been organized to meet the CA Science Standards for Earth Sciences in grades 9 - 10, as adopted by the California State Board of Education. This digital
Howard Trottier on black holes
SFU physics professor Howard Trottier talked about black holes on Global BC's morning news on Tuesday November 16, 2010. Video courtesy of Global BC: http://www.globaltvbc.com
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Wallenberg Medal and Lecture Series