The mind seeks out patterns, and this can lead to some tricky mind games...played by your own mind, on you. This could happen when a song gets stuck in your head, and the only lyric you know keeps playing over and over again in your mind, and you can't get it out. You're even making up lyrics for ...
The Go-Lab Project (Global Online Science Labs for Inquiry Learning at School) opens up online science laboratories/ remote and virtual labs for the large-scale use in education. Its technical framework – the Go-Lab Portal - offers students the opportunity to perform personalized scientific experiments with online labs, whereas teachers may enrich their classroom activities with demonstrations and disseminate best practices in a web-based pedagogic community. - See more at: http://www.go-lab-project.eu/frontpage#sthash.5zyOSUZd.dpuf
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Um conjunto de laboratórios virtuais muito interessantes apropriados para as disciplinas de ciências com ajuda e exemplos de atividades.
A group of researchers in MIT’s Education Arcade are trying to harness the power of MMO games to teach high school students to think like scientists and mathematicians. Their game, The Radix Endeavor, is designed to be an educational game, and capitalizes on the interactions students can have as a way to build their knowledge and skills.
Um excelente e espantoso documentário da NOVA sobre Fractais e sobre como eles estão por todo o lado, sendo a realidade escondida da natureza: Fractals - Hunting The Hidden Dimension. Vejam o programa em português Sinopse: "Documentário que ...
Get Math Duel - Two Player Split Screen Mathematical Game for Kids and Adult Brain Training - Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division! on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
We cannot help but react to numbers, but why are odds masculine and evens feminine? Why were Levi's 501s and WD-40 given those names? And is number 3 really 'warm' and 'friendly'? Alex Bellos does the maths
SimQuest is a software package designed for the easy creation of educational computer simulations. It brings you the possibility to create fully interactive simulations, and to integrate these with assignments and explanations (an instructional environment). SimQuest comes with a learner view that is seperate from the authoring environment.
Uno pensar=a que It’s about what America needs to do to be successful in the future, says the bow-tied former drafting engineer. EICtv News interviewed one of the most recognizable faces of science for the S.E.T. Awards.
A sequence of integers is called graphical if there exists a graph with it as its degree sequence. A theorem by Erdős and Gallai characterizes which sequences are graphical, but gives no algorithm to explicitly construct such a graph. Can you construct it?