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How to Estimate the Value of Pi (Sp...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:24:09 | 1469 views

This lesson is about the estimation of the value of Pi. Based on previous knowledge, the students try to estimate Pi value using different methods, such as: direct physical measurements; a geometric probability model; and computer techno...

ATP: The Fuel of Life (Spanish Sub...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:35:32 | 1308 views

The goal of this lesson is to introduce students who are interested in human biology and biochemistry to the subtleties of energy metabolism (typically not presented in standard biology and biochemistry textbooks) through the lens of ATP...

BLOSSOMS - Can Earthquakes Be Predi...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:22:47 | 891 views

This video module uses a simple analog setup to explore why earthquakes are so unpredictable. The setup is simple enough that students should be able to assemble and operate the setup on their own with teacher supervision. It is importa...

From Teenage to Old Age: How Cancer...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:20:22 | 1044 views

This lesson focuses on how cancer is caused by mutations that accumulate over time in cells’ DNA, how the genes mutated in cancer are involved in normal cell growth & division, and how different types of mutations affect the functions of...

Pollination: Saying It With Flowers...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:20:03 | 1172 views

This lesson focuses on the process of pollination. The learning objectives include learning the anatomy and physiology of flowers, the ecology of pollination, and a focus on plants as essential players in the natural world.

Protein Purification ( Spanish Subt...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:17:13 | 882 views

This Protein Purification video lesson is intended to give students some insight into the process and tools that scientists and engineers use to explore proteins. It is designed to extend the knowledge of students who are already somewha...

You Can't Always Get What You Want:...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:26:20 | 1074 views

This lesson introduces students to the concepts of evolution, specifically the evolution of humans. So often our students assume that humans are well adapted to our environments because we are in control of our evolutionary destiny. The...

The Power of Exponentials, Big and ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:28:55 | 751 views

Exponential growth is keenly applicable to a variety of different fields ranging from cell growth in biology, nuclear chain reactions in physics to computational complexity in computer science. In this lesson, through various examples an...

Static and Kinetic Friction Forces ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:25:46 | 1711 views

This lesson is about the importance of friction in our lives. It discusses the meaning of friction as well as the different types of friction. The lesson attempts to downplay the misconception that many people have regarding friction’s h...

BLOSSOMS - Taking Walks, Delivering...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:55:25 | 1493 views

Video Summary: This learning video presents an introduction to graph theory through two fun, puzzle-like problems: “The Seven Bridges of Königsberg” and “The Chinese Postman Problem”. Any high school student in a college-preparatory math...

From Psychology to Logic: Learning ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:28:25 | 1052 views

This lesson focuses on the biggest problem faced by any young programmer - i.e. the logic building required while solving a particular problem. With programming, the solution to a particular problem lies in the head, but one is unable ...

You Can't Always Get What You Want ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 1 year ago | 00:26:20 | 910 views

This lesson introduces students to the concepts of evolution, specifically the evolution of humans. So often our students assume that humans are well adapted to our environments because we are in control of our evolutionary destiny. The...