Inspirations from Maths Three Spheres I Based on another famous and simple Escher print. Here we find a kind of “multi-level game”, since what appears to be a sphere is actually a flat circle with a print of a reticulated pattern that simulates the volume of the sphere. To make clear the “game” Escher represents the same sphere (a flat disk, in fact) placed in various forms: vertically, stretched and folded in half. The ironic thing is that when we see the original Escher drawing everything is another double game, as the perspective is not real in any of the disks (everything is simulated, since it remains a DRAWING).
The problem of evil, as described circa 300 B.C. In about 300 B.C., Epicurus eloquently summed up the problem of the existence of evil. It has come to be known as the Riddle of Epicurus or the Epicurean paradox. It was translated by David Hume in the Dialogues concerning Natural Religion: Develop Windows Store apps using Visual Studio 2013 Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 is a collection of tools that you can use to create, code, debug, localize, package, and deploy apps that target Windows or Windows Phone 8.1. In short, Visual Studio can help you do just about anything you need to do to develop an app. If you haven't used Visual Studio before, take a quick look around before you start writing code.
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Nietzsche Quotes: Truth and Knowledge There are no facts, only interpretations. from Nietzsche's Nachlass, A. Danto translation. Enemies of truth.-- Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies. Home - Business, General - Subject Guides at University of Dallas Welcome to the General Business subject guide. Although it is not comprehensive, it will point you to the most useful databases, journals, books and reference sources, and online information. It will assist you in both basic and advanced research. Updating is done periodically so keep an eye out for information about new resources and search tips. Looking for Books?
Boycott Monsanto – A Simple List of Companies to Avoid – April 2, 2013Posted in: Featured, GMOs In light of the recent public anger over the Monsanto Protection Act, here’s a simple, printable list of companies that use Monsanto products. By avoiding products made by companies on this list, you can help ensure your money isn’t going to Monsanto and also watch out for the health of your family and yourself. If you wish to print, simply click on the list and choose “Print” from your browser’s menu (or press CTRL+P/CMD+P). Still glowing strong after 109 years: the world's oldest lightbulb By Felix Allen Updated: 13:52 GMT, 14 January 2010 Enlarge Burning bright: The world's oldest lightbulb, which has been glowing almost continuously since 1901 The world's oldest light bulb has been burning for 109 years - so little wonder it has a fan club with thousands of members and its own website. As EU rules deny householders the right to use traditional filament bulbs, the so-called 'Centennial Light' has been on almost constantly since 1901. It holds pride of place in Fire Station 6, in Livermore, northern California.
Welcome The Sloan Consortium, MERLOT, and our Emerging Technologies steering committee welcome you to the 7th Annual Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium (ET4Online), which will be held in Dallas, TX on April 9-11, 2014. This year, we move the conference to Dallas, a central location for those of you located in North America, which also provides an opportunity to visit the birthplace of the integrated computer circuit which made the information age possible. As we prepare to convene in the cradle of the digital era, it seems hard to believe that how swiftly society has been transformed by emerging technologies. More than half of U.S. adults have become smartphone owners in just over six years, allowing most of us to stay connected, seek answers to our pressing questions, document our surroundings in photographs, record video, and share these media files instantly with a global audience -- from anywhere at anytime. We’ll see y’all in Dallas!
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Most Amazing Miniature Food Artworks by Shay Aaron Shay Aaron is a brilliant artist from Israel who makes the most astonishing miniature food jewelry. These foodstuffs look so beautiful that we would desire to eat them. Actually, there’s a whole market out there for miniature food. Not actual stuff you can eat, but beautifully hand made designs of steaks, burgers, pies, vegetables, eggs and pretty much food artworks you can think of. About Curriki - Open Educational Resources Find free to use learning and teaching content from diverse content providers and educators from around the world. What happens when classroom teachers from every country in the world take part in a global community of sharing curriculum and best practices? Teachers are empowered to create extraordinary learning experiences for their students. Barriers to equal access to education begin to lift—geography and politics become immaterial.
Teenager’s Clean Machine Could Remove 7 Million Tons Of Plastic From Ocean Boyan Slat is a 19-year-old engineering student who has detailed plans for a concept Ocean Cleanup system that could help remove over 7 million tons of plastic from the water. The design would clean up the large ‘Garbage Patches’ using floating booms rather than nets to cover wide areas. By not using nets or mesh, the result will be that small debris will be diverted and extracted with virtually no by-catch of fish or other living organisms. The ocean currents would drive plastic toward the self-supportive Ocean Cleanup platforms, powered by the sun, currents, and waves. They estimate that by selling the plastic retrieved from the gyres, they would be able to make more money than the plan costs to execute. Slat and his team are currently about 1/4th of the way through a feasibility study, which will be published online in several months’ time.
iVoxel Browser Software development Back to Projects Page UMICH i Voxel Browser Author: Alex Ade at Lawrence Technical University Demo Page 2 The iVoxel Browser showing images from the Visible Human Female A versatile Java-based web browser to visualize and navigate through the Visible Human dataset, showing voxel data, surface models, annotations, human body system relationships, and volume rendering. This browser is capable of generating images and models in stereo for 3D viewing. A database connects the visual data with multiple educational resources. See a Demo Movie of the i Voxel Browser