Monthly Archives: January 2011

Gender Swap In Commercials

How Much Our Ideas About Gender Have Changed? What Do You Make Of Gender Swap In Commercials? Consider the first one: The commercial features a man and his girlfriend lounging together poolside. She then takes a dip in the pool … Continue reading

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Number Sense For All

What is Number sense? It can refer to “an intuitive understanding of numbers, their magnitude, relationships, and how they are affected by operations.” Number Sense iPhone App – A new app for kids between ages 4 to 8 years to … Continue reading

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The Curious History, Controversial Impacts Of The Corporation

The corporation is one of today’s most dominant institutions. It has created not only unprecedented wealth, but also illness, death, poverty, pollution, exploitation and lies. This acclaimed BC documentary investigates the inner workings of the corporation, exploring its curious history, … Continue reading

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What Martin Luther King, Jr. Taught Us

More info : (1) Martin Luther King Day: Best Books About MLK And His Legacy (PHOTOS) (2) 10 Martin Luther King, Jr., Quotations (3) MLK Was an Interfaith Visionary, Too (4) ‘The Least of These’ — Martin Luther King’s Advocacy … Continue reading

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4 Brilliant Mathematicians That Have Profoundly Affected Us

In this one-off documentary, David Malone looks at four brilliant mathematicians – Georg Cantor, Ludwig Boltzmann, Kurt Gödel and Alan Turing – whose genius has profoundly affected us, but which tragically drove them insane and eventually led to them all … Continue reading

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What Business And Economics Issues Might Be High On The News In 2011

Here are two fascinating video talks from Robert Peston and Stephanie Flanders on some of the business and economics issues that might be high on the news agenda during 2011. They were both talking to the BBC College of Journalism. … Continue reading

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Chaos Theory – How Did We Get Here?

What is Chaos theory? The concept of chaos theory has more consequences than any other previously researched topic of science in the history of mankind. Philosophers, physicists, mathematicians, and others are regarding chaos theory as the answer to every mathematical … Continue reading

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Teaching Troubled Youth Mathematics – Fantasy Sports!

To find out what is the impact on academic achievement, and what are the empirical results and the 25 reasons to use Fantasy Sports. Click Here This clip shows how a professor, Dan Flockhart, came up with a new concept … Continue reading

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Puzzles Involving Number 17

17 the 7-th prime number and the only prime of the form p^q + q^p, where p and q are prime: 17 = 2^3 + 3^2 the first prime numbers: 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, … Continue reading

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Puzzles Involving Number Three

Previous blog : Which Num3er(s) Do You See More Often? 3 is the only prime 1 less than a perfect square. 3 is a triangular number, and a Fibonacci number I’ll post the answers to the following puzzles in my … Continue reading

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