Quilts as Mathematical Objects
The connection between textiles and mathematics is intimate but not often explored, possibly because textiles and fiber arts have traditionally been the domain of women while mathematics was viewed as a male endeavour. How times have changed!
16. Introduction to Robotics Lecture 16
Computer, Science, robotics, design, Technology, programming, matrix algebra, motion planning, humanoids, AI, artificial intelligence, force control, compliant motion, virtual linkage, compliance, stiffness, force control, closed loop, dynamics, unified m
Public Health: The World is One Clinic
Dr. Jody Heymann is the Canada Research Chair in Global Health and Social Policy, a Professor in McGill's Faculties of Arts and Medicine and founding director of the McGill Institute for Health and Social Policy.
Addition & Subtraction Flash Cards for Second & Third Grades
Addition & Subtraction flashcards. (Intermediate). This video is child-narrated with background music. (07:47)
Art a GoGo Podcast #17 - Crime Watch
Art in the news...Big money flows at recent art auctions. FBI's top ten art crimes. Warhol and Pollock pieces stolen from the Everhart Museum in PA. Serial killer art raises free speech debate. Please visit our blog at www.artagogo.com/blog for full show notes and links that we discuss during the show. Thanks for listening! Kathleen & Doug / art, arts, artist, museum, entertainment, news
1. Crowdsourcing Work (September 25, 2009)
computer science, technology, humanities, internet, application, online industry, graph, people, data, outsourcing, labor pool, artificial intelligence, income, population demographic, workforce, virtual money, leaderboard, level, quality control, fraud,
This unit will help you to identify and use information in Arts and History, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of organisin
Introduction This unit explores the commemoration of war through treating two war memorials – the Sandham Memorial Chapel and the Royal Artillery Memorial – as 'visual texts'. By helping you to respond to visual cues the unit aims for you to develop your understanding of these memorials, not only as memorials, but as artefacts or 'made objects'. It does this through consideration of such factors as the location of the monument; its function and purpose; its symbolism or realism; use of materials and o
This unit explores the commemoration of war through treating two war memorials – the Sandham Memorial Chapel and the Royal Artillery Memorial – as 'visual texts'. By helping you to respond to visual cues the unit aims for you to develop your understanding of these memorials, not only as memorials, but as artefacts or 'made objects'. It does this through consideration of such factors as the location of the monument; its function and purpose; its symbolism or realism; use of materials and o
6. Computer Graphics as a Telecommunication Medium (February 13, 2009)
technology, engineering, computer science, virtual reality, worlds, ad-hoc, graphics, social interaction, telecommunication, gesture synthesis, body language, communication, design space, motion capture, gaming, modeling three dimensional, sketching, dens
4. Aurora: Envisioning the Future of the Web (October 17, 2009)
science, technology, engineering, computer, design, web, internet, software, browser, future, user experience, interface, augmented reality, data abundance, virtual identity, collaboration, continuity, trends, operating system, Aurora, Adaptive Path
2. Demonstration of Brain Computer Interface using the Emotive Epoc (April 9, 2008)
science, computer, brain, technology, invention, semantic interface, human, video game, neuro-technology, emotiv, epoc, EEG, EMG, PC, mind, virtual reality, conscious, headset, electrode, emotion, neural processing, device, signal, research
Patrick Hernly: MIRA at SPC (2)
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege Adjunct Professor Patrick Hernly discusses St. Petersburg College's Music Industry and Recording Arts (MIRA) program. About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially
Looking at 20th Century Art through the Eyes of a Physicist
Physicist and art collector Walter Lewin shares his personal insights into major works of art from the first quarter of the 20th century.
Known in the hallways of building 37 for his famous art contests, Lewin succumbs to pressure from students and colleagues to give this lecture as part of an IAP event in advance of trips to t
Grammar Lesson 10: Word Order of Negative Phrases, Paying for Parties Betty Leydon, Emily Carter, Jennifer Rexford, Olga Troyanskaya: Women in Research Computing - March InTime The Protection of Human Rights in Australia - A Way Forward, The Alice Tay Lecture on Law & Human Ri Masculinities and violence in Timor-Leste Virtual leadership - Ashridge Journal Article Cowen on Culture, Autism, and Creating Your Own Economy
Lunch 'n Learn presentation: Princeton University's Vice President for Information Technology and CIO, Betty Leydon, moderates a panel of three "women in research computing." The panelists, Emily Carter (Arthur W. Marks '19 Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Applied and Computational Mathematics), Olga Troyanskaya (Assistant Professor of Computer Science and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics), and Jennifer Rexford (Professor of Computer Science), summarize th
This project offers 400 video vignettes of pre K-12 teachers using technology in language arts, math, science, and other instruction. A conceptual model for analyzing the use of technology in instruction is among the tools and information on the site.
Mary Kostakidis was a member of the Human Rights Consultation Committee that inquired into the adequacy of the protection of human rights in Australia. The Committee reported to the federal Attorney General on September 30 after an extensive period of nationwide community consultation. In this lecture Ms Kostakidis will discuss the themes that emerged from the 40,000 responses that were received during this consultation and outline the suite of measures which the committee saw as the way forward
Henri Myrttinen is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa, and has recently completed his doctoral thesis on the interplay between concepts of masculinity and violence in East Timorese militia groups, gangs, martial arts and ritual arts groups. Henri has been working and publishing on issues of gender and conflict in the Southeast Asian region, especially on Timor-Leste and Indonesia, and has also recently co-edited a book on the gendered impact of small arms,
In today's virtual economy, virtual teams are a fact of ife. Drawing on three years research, Ghislaine Caulat examines the skills, competences and techniques needed by managers to lead teams successfully in a virtual environment.
Tyler Cowen of George Mason University and author of Create Your Own Economy talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the ideas in his recent book. The conversation ranges across a wide array of topics related to information, the arts, and the culture of the internet. Topics include how autistics perceive information and what non-autistics can learn from them, what Buddhism might teach us about our digital lives, the pace of change in the use of technology, Nozick's experience machine and the
Betty Leydon, Emily Carter, Jennifer Rexford, Olga Troyanskaya: Women in Research Computing - March
The Protection of Human Rights in Australia - A Way Forward, The Alice Tay Lecture on Law & Human Ri
Masculinities and violence in Timor-Leste
Virtual leadership - Ashridge Journal Article
Cowen on Culture, Autism, and Creating Your Own Economy