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Tragedy of the Commons (Spanish subtitles)

Tragedy of the Commons (Spanish sub...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 9 months ago | 00:31:33 | 1120 views

This lesson introduces students to the “Tragedy of the Commons,” an extended metaphor for problems of shared environmental or man-made resources that are overused and eventually depleted. In this metaphor, shared resources are compared t...

MITEI Seminar Series 10/13/2015

MITEI Seminar Series 10/13/2015

MIT Energy Initiative

Added 9 months ago | 00:59:28 | 1351 views

Ecological Tipping Points (Spanish Subtitles)

Ecological Tipping Points (Spanish ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 9 months ago | 00:28:15 | 491 views

The major goal of this lesson is to provide students with some of the tools they will need to analyze and solve the many complex problems they will face during their lifetimes. In the lesson, students learn to use Flow Charts and Feedbac...

The Mathematics of Voting (Spanish Subtitles)

The Mathematics of Voting (Spanish ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 9 months ago | 00:29:21 | 639 views

The goal of this video lesson is to teach students about new and exciting ways of holding an election that they may not be aware of. Students will learn three different methods of voting: plurality, instant runoff, and the Borda count. T...

The Towers of Hanoi  (Spanish Subtitles)

The Towers of Hanoi (Spanish Subti...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 9 months ago | 00:52:37 | 705 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...

CIS Starr Forum: The ISIS Apocalypse

CIS Starr Forum: The ISIS Apocalypse

MIT Center for International Studies

Added 10 months ago | 01:13:54 | 1110 views |

October 01, 2015 Starr Forum: The ISIS Apocalypse: The History, Strategy, and Doomsday Vision of the Islamic State A conversation with William McCants About the Speaker: William McCants is a fellow in the Center for Middle East Polic...

Professor Vetterli Special Lecture #2

Professor Vetterli Special Lecture #2

RLE

Added 10 months ago | 01:02:28 | 1167 views

The Disease of Our Time: Diabetes (Spanish Subtitles)

The Disease of Our Time: Diabetes (...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 10 months ago | 00:32:17 | 888 views

This lesson presents a comprehensive overview of diabetes, including the causes of—as well as the biological processes leading to—this widespread disease. Students will learn about the symptoms of diabetes and will become knowledgeable a...

The Monty Hall Problem or How to Outsmart a Game Show and Win a Car (Spanish Subtitles)

The Monty Hall Problem or How to Ou...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 10 months ago | 00:19:41 | 802 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...

From Psychology to Logic: Learning ...

Blended Learning Open Source Science or Math Studies (BLOSSOMS)

Added 10 months ago | 00:28:24 | 701 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 to...