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How Tall Is That?  (Mandarin Chinese)

How Tall Is That? (Mandarin Chinese)

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 2 years ago | 00:28:13 | 2079 views

This lesson is a practical lesson about measuring the height of different objects in daily life. Through this lesson, we hope that students will learn how to use simple tools to measure the height of objects whose height cannot be measu...

Starr Forum: Heretic: Why Islam Nee...

MIT Center for International Studies

Added 2 years ago | 01:38:17 | 1476 views |

A distinguished political leader and relentless champion of free speech and women’s rights, Ayaan Hirsi Ali is one of today’s most admired and controversial public figures. She will be coming to MIT to discuss her latest book: Heretic: W...

MITEI Seminar w/David Konisky - Cheap and Clean: How Americans Think about Energy in the Age of Global Warming

MITEI Seminar w/David Konisky - Che...

MIT Energy Initiative

Added 2 years ago | 00:58:03 | 2071 views

David Konisky

Stoichiometry

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 2 years ago | 00:25:20 | 1285 views

Stoichiometry is the study of the quantitative aspect of the chemical formula and reactions. Problem-solving in stoichiometry involves the calculation of the masses of other reactants consumed and other products formed with the aid of a ...

Choosing a College Roommate - Farsi

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 2 years ago | 00:45:27 | 1249 views

This lesson is designed to introduce Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) methodology. Students can apply MCDM to a wide range of real-world decision contexts such as selecting a cellphone plan, choosing a roommate or teammate, deciding...

The Friendship Paradox: Why We Can’...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 2 years ago | 00:34:14 | 1318 views |

This lesson explains the Friendship Paradox -- including the intuition behind the result, how we use graphs to formalize the paradox, and a proof of the paradox. While the primary learning objective is for students to learn how one pro...

A BBC interview with Professor Ruth Perry about Mary Astell

A BBC interview with Professor Ruth...

The Literature Section

Added over 2 years ago | 00:04:49 | 3079 views

A BBC interview with Professor Ruth Perry about Mary Astell, a pioneering English feminist whose books were published a century before Mary Wollstonecraft. (Excerpt from Chawton House Library Conversations, June 2015 podcast.) Go to comp...

EECS Department Lab Safety Lecture

EECS Department Lab Safety Lecture

EECS Safety Video

Added over 2 years ago | 01:03:54 | 1814 views

EECS Department safety lecture for using the Undergraduate Teaching Laboratories. By Professor Steven Leeb. Mandatory viewing for classes that use the teaching laboratories.

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

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added over 2 years ago | 00:24:09 | 1945 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 2 years ago | 00:35:32 | 1766 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 2 years ago | 00:22:47 | 1268 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...