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Now, brought to the big screen by physicists at SLAC: the universe

Now, brought to the big screen by physicists at SLAC: the universe | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
Dramatic 3-D videos, created from actual data, show the origins of the universe. Now playing on screens at SLAC, as well as museums in San Francisco and New York.
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Bobby McFerrin hacks your brain with music | Video on TED.com

Bobby McFerrin hacks your brain with music | Video on TED.com | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
TED Talks In this fun, 3-min performance from the World Science Festival, musician Bobby McFerrin uses the pentatonic scale to reveal one surprising result of the way our brains are wired.
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The Dot and the Line: A 1965 Romance in Lower Mathematics by Norton Juster

The Dot and the Line: A 1965 Romance in Lower Mathematics by Norton Juster | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
On finding the girl who is perfect from every direction.

 

A beautiful short film.

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The Laws of Thermopoetics: Energy in Victorian Literature and Science

The Laws of Thermopoetics: Energy in Victorian Literature and Science | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
What Charles Dickens has to do with equilibrium and entropy.
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Inspirations: a Short Film Celebrating M.C. Escher by Cristóbal Vila

Inspirations: a Short Film Celebrating M.C. Escher by Cristóbal Vila | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

This is a beautiful short film celebrating M.C. Escher (1898-1972), the Dutch artist who explored a wide range of mathematical ideas with his woodcuts and lithographs. 

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Maths is not calculating- Conrad Wolfram | Great Maths Teaching ...

Maths is not calculating- Conrad Wolfram | Great Maths Teaching ... | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
Conrad Wolfram, founder of the amazing Wolfram Alpha site discussed on Great Maths Teaching Ideas previously, spoke recently about his concerns about the way maths education is delivered right across the world.

Via Pam O Brien
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BrainPOP Español | Contenido educativo en español para niños - Ciencias, Matemáticas, Tecnología, Ciencias Sociales, Salud, Inglés, Español, Arte y Música

BrainPOP Español | Contenido educativo en español para niños - Ciencias, Matemáticas, Tecnología, Ciencias Sociales, Salud, Inglés, Español, Arte y Música | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

La nueva apuesta de la SEP (México)?

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NYTimes Data Artist Jer Thorp on Humanized Data at the Intersection of Science, Art, and Design

NYTimes Data Artist Jer Thorp on Humanized Data at the Intersection of Science, Art, and Design | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
On the poetics of probability, or what the architecture of the social web has to do with landing in Hawaii.
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BBC News - Today - Test your maths skills

BBC News - Today - Test your maths skills | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
Just how good is your arithmetic? Try a selection of questions from the Skills for Life survey.
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Teacher’s recommendations for academic uses of 5 fun free presentation tools | Emerging Education Technology

Teacher’s recommendations for academic uses of 5 fun free presentation tools | Emerging Education Technology | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

 ways to use these fun free tools in instructional situations and other academic applications.

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An Evolution Animation Unlike Any You’ve Seen Before… | PsiVid, Scientific American Blog Network

An Evolution Animation Unlike Any You’ve Seen Before… | PsiVid, Scientific American Blog Network | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

How do you make an authentic evolution animation?  Quite simply: you allow it to evolve. 

 

El video es fantástico y la historia sobre él, también!

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De un lado para otro: Desafío matemático

David Obrador Sala, profesor de matemáticas de educación secundaria y miembro de la Associació Catalana de GeoGebra, presenta el decimoctavo de los desafíos matemáticos con los que EL PAÍS celebra el centenario de la Real Sociedad Matemática Española.

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Using the Arts to Promote Critical Thinking

Using the Arts to Promote Critical Thinking | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
Ms. Castellano and Ms. Wielopolski see art as an expression of student lives and leverage that expression to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills.
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Make Cross-Curricular Comics with MakeBeliefsComix! | Teaching News

Make Cross-Curricular Comics with MakeBeliefsComix! | Teaching News | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
Use this wonderful free comic creation tool to make comic strips in a wide range of subjects!
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XtraMath: teaches addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts

XtraMath: teaches addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

XtraMath is a free web program that teaches addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts which are critical to success in mathematics.
With progress reports!

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Greg Lynn on calculus in architecture | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Greg Lynn talks about the mathematical roots of architecture -- and how calculus and digital tools allow modern designers to move beyond the traditional building forms.
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5 Innovative Mind-Mapping Tools For Education | Edudemic

5 Innovative Mind-Mapping Tools For Education | Edudemic | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

What do you do when you have an elaborate project, assignment, or paper that needs to be quickly organized?

 ‘Mind mapping’ is basically a fun and intuitive way to visually organize your thoughts.

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Virtual Nerd Maths Teaching Videos and Resources | The Whiteboard Blog

Virtual Nerd Maths Teaching Videos and Resources | The Whiteboard Blog | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
Virtual Nerd is a selection of dynamic videos and award-winning content that helps boost students’ mathematics skills.
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Möbius Music Box

My first arrangement for music box is a theme from the Harry Potter Septet. (Go to http://vihart.com/hp/ to hear the septet, or http://vihart.com/blog/mobius...
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SFMOMA ArtThink | Tools and Games

SFMOMA ArtThink | Tools and Games | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

Play. Explore. Learn.
Tools and Games offers diverse approaches to art concepts.

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Math Girls

Math Girls | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
Math isn’t hard. Love is. Currently in its eighteenth printing in Japan, this best-selling novel is available in English at last.
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10 Seriously Cool Careers That Need Maths

10 Seriously Cool Careers That Need Maths | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it
What do you want to be when you grow up?When I was about 8 years old, I wanted to be a detective, just like Nancy Drew!
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Mathematical Horoscope

Have fun!

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Symmetry

Made by Everynone in collaboration with WNYC | Radiolab http://www.everynone.com http://www.radiolab.org...
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Yes! Two-year-olds can learn coding too - CIOL News Reports

Yes! Two-year-olds can learn coding too - CIOL News Reports | Math, technology and learning | Scoop.it

Scratch Jr.is a re-designed version of Scratch, which has been used to teach programming principles to elementary school-age children.

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