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Chemotherapy Resistance: The Fault in Our Cells

Chemotherapy Resistance: The Fault ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:23:21 | 1811 views

Cells in tumors mutate very quickly as they grow and divide, creating a tumor with multiple populations of different cells. In this 45-minute lesson students will learn how these mutations can result in tumor heterogeneity and make tumor...

Implementation of an MIT BLOSSOMS Lesson on Electrochemistry: Electroplating at the Muar School in Malaysia.

Implementation of an MIT BLOSSOMS L...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:07:43 | 3196 views

The aim of this lesson is to introduce the concepts of Electrochemistry and Electroplating and to present their applications in our daily lives. Students are encouraged to construct their knowledge of Electroplating through brainstorming...

From Teenage to Old Age: How Cancer Develops over Time (Mandarin Chinese Voice Over)

From Teenage to Old Age: How Cancer...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:20:22 | 3290 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 o...

The Towers of Hanoi: Experiential Recursive Thinking  (Mandarin Chinese Voice-Over)

The Towers of Hanoi: Experiential R...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:52:43 | 4263 views

This lesson is about the Towers of Hanoi problem, a classic famous problem involving recursive thinking to reduce what appears to be a very large and difficult problem into a series of simpler ones. The learning objective is for student...

Static and Kinetic Friction Forces: Similarities and Differences (Mandarin Chinese Voice-Over)

Static and Kinetic Friction Forces:...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:26:09 | 3824 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...

How Big Is a Mole? Do We Really Comprehend Avogadro’s Number? (Mandarin Chinese Voice-Over)

How Big Is a Mole? Do We Really Com...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:19:01 | 2178 views

The unit “mole” is used in chemistry as a counting unit for measuring the amount of something. One mole of something has 6.02×1023 units of that thing. The magnitude of the number 6.02×1023 is challenging to imagine. The goal of this les...

The Monty Hall Problem or How to Outsmart a Game Show and Win a Car  (Mandarin Chinese Voice Over)

The Monty Hall Problem or How to Ou...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:19:41 | 2080 views

This lesson teaches students how to make decisions in the face of uncertainty by using decision trees. It is aimed for high school kids with a minimal background in probability; the students only need to know how to calculate the probabi...

The Monty Hall Problem or How to Outsmart a Game Show and Win a Car  (Mandarin Chinese Voice Over)

The Monty Hall Problem or How to Ou...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 6 months ago | 00:19:41 | 2080 views

This lesson teaches students how to make decisions in the face of uncertainty by using decision trees. It is aimed for high school kids with a minimal background in probability; the students only need to know how to calculate the probabi...

Evolving for Survival: Learning about Fluid Dynamics through the Urinary System of Mammals

Evolving for Survival: Learning abo...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 7 months ago | 00:26:32 | 1839 views

In this lesson, students will learn about fluid dynamics by studying how the mammalian urinary system evolved for survival. This lesson uses simple hands-on experiments to visualize the urinary system and to help students practice the fo...

Fence Your Equation

Fence Your Equation

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 7 months ago | 00:22:32 | 1755 views

The wonder of mathematics is that it can apply to so many different parts of our lives. A Malaysian farmer buys some sheep and needs to create a fenced-in pen, one side of which is a pre-existing wall. He also buys 25 meters of flexibl...

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

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 12 months ago | 00:35:32 | 903 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 12 months ago | 00:22:47 | 599 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...

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