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Carl Friedrich Gauss, The Prince Of Mathematics

What were you up to at 5 years old? If your name is Carl Friedrich Gauss, you're weren't doing something sensible for a toddler, like watching Sesame …

How do you create a digital university?

Today’s student typically arrives at university equipped with a smartphone, a tablet, and an intimate knowledge of digital devices. University staff can be forgiven for feeling naïve alongside these tech-savvy “digital natives” - but is this perception of students’ skills based on reality?<p>At Jisc, …

Education Technology

1.6 Million Students and Counting: How Barbara Oakley Cracked the Science of Learning | Heleo

“The biggest limitation is often just your own thoughts that you can’t do something.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>How Barbara Oakley flunked math and science</i> …

Mathematics

Statistical Modeling: A Fresh Approach – Project MOSAIC Books

<i>Statistical Modeling: A Fresh Approach</i> (second edition) introduces and illuminates the statistical reasoning used in modern research throughout the …

Gödel's Incompleteness (extra footage 1) - Numberphile

Gödel's Incompleteness (extra footage 2) - Numberphile

A Few of My Favorite Spaces: The Poincaré Homology Sphere

I’m in Paris, stumbling on streets named after mathématiciennes and growing closer to Marie Curie, because of French mathematician Henri Poincaré. My …

Deep Learning 101: Demystifying Tensors

<b>By Ted Dunning, Chief Applications Architect at MapR Technologies.</b><p>Tensors and new machine learning tools such as TensorFlow are hot topics these …

Scientists Reignite Thirty-Year-Old Debate About Glass With New Calculation

Mathematics is far more fraught with debate and disagreement than you might imagine. Arguments about things some of the smartest physicists have …

Solar energy boom turns to bust for Indian manufacturers | Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Some of India’s biggest solar equipment makers are facing financial collapse, priced out by Chinese competitors as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government prioritises cheap power over local manufacturing despite his ‘Make in India’ push.<p>An employee works at a solar cell …

Solar Power

There Is a Better Way to Teach Math (and Understand It)

In 1939, the fictional professor J. Abner Pediwell published a curious book called “The Saber-Tooth Curriculum.”<p>Through a series of satirical …

How A Discovery About Coloring Maps Changed Mathematics Forever

Say you're going to color a map. The only rule is that two adjacent regions of the map can't be the same color. How many colors do you need? Believe …

A Bird's Eye View of Socialism < DIALECTICAL MARXISM: The Writings of Bertell Ollman

<b>Latest book -</b> <i><br>Dance of the Dialectic: Steps in Marx's Method</i><p><b>Featured article -</b> <b><br>America Beyond Capitalism: A Socialist Stew Prepared for Liberals and</b> …

5 Body Language Tips You Need to Master | Inc.com

When meeting new people, we often spend a great deal of time rehearsing what to say. What will I talk about if the conversation stalls? Will I sound intelligent? What questions should I ask to keep the conversation going? While these are legitimate questions, it's worth noting that studies have …

Body Language

7 key questions about our newly discovered human ancestor, answered

In groundbreaking new research published on Thursday, a new species of human relative has been discovered in South Africa. The findings, published in …