The Knowledge - The American Dream Film Copyright © 2010 The Provocateur Network View Trailer | The Way to Help | The Good Guys | The Mission | The Cast of Characters | The Knowledge | Contact Animation design by 6 Point Harness Web design and development by Emarketed Microscopes for Microbes Everyday over 160 students enter my classroom to the world of STEM, within a Title I school. My classroom is a hands-on learning environment where students get to build, test, and reflect on science labs. These microscopes would allow my ... more Everyday over 160 students enter my classroom to the world of STEM, within a Title I school. My students are future scientists and investigators questioning and trying to solve the world around them. Students will be using the high powered microscopes to investigate the microbiological world around them. Students will be using the high powered microscopes to investigate the microbiological world around them. I am ordering multiple microscopes to allow for a 1 microscope to 4 student ratio, allowing for more hands-on time per student to interact with the microscope itself. My students need microscopes with high powered zoom and focus capabilities for investigations.
Jacque Fresco - The Venus Project REDUX I still remember the day in August 2012 when Futurist Jacque Fresco and his partner Roxanne Meadows of the Venus Project came to our studios for London Real episode #47. After accepting my offer to pick them up I headed off to Waterloo station with camera crew in tow to record the arrival of one of our century's great thinkers. After nearly getting arrested by the transit authority for recording video in a public station, I was soon struck by the resilience of Jacque Fresco: this man of 96 years demonstrated a quick wit and a mind sharp as a tack. For the next hour we were left alone with Jacque (thank you for trusting us Roxanne) and explored everything from his relationship with Peter Joseph of the Zeitgeist Movement to his thoughts on the Resource Based Economy to the basic tenets of the Venus Project. Little did we know that this episode would soon become one of our most popular and defining episodes of London Real with over 200,000 views.
Albert Einstein Told Marie Curie To Ignore The Haters In November 1911, Marie Skłodowska-Curie was weeks away from being awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. She received her first Nobel in 1903 for Physics, and the new award meant that she was the first person ever to receive two Prizes. She remains the only person to be recognized in two different sciences. Though her extraordinary work as a scientist should have been all anyone cared about, it seemed that many were preoccupied with her personal life. Pierre Curie died in 1906, leaving Marie as a widow. Curie, Langevin, and about 20 other scientists were invited to an elite, invitation-only conference in Brussels in the fall of 1911. Albert Einstein—who had just recently been introduced to Curie at the Brussels conference—was disgusted by the media’s actions, prompting him to write this letter to his new friend: Translation: Haters gonna hate. (Sidenote: “Perrin” refers to Jean Perrin, a family friend of the Curies and Langevins, who defended Curie in the aftermath)
Recommended Documentaries More information at www.thechoiceisoursmovie.com More information at www.paradiseoroblivion.com We are only now beginning to recognize the enormous potential and diversity of the relatively untapped resources of the world's oceans. The oceans offer an almost limitless environment for food and energy production, minerals, pharmaceuticals, and much more. Colonization of the oceans is one of the last frontiers that remain on earth. If intelligently managed, the creation of ocean communities could be among the greatest achievements of the twenty-first century. This Audio CD set is classic archives of Jacque Fresco’s lectures from 1974-1980. This DVD video set is from Fresco’s lectures given from 2010-2011 in Venus, Florida. Self-Erecting Structures presents the fantastic future of the intelligent and humane use of AI and cybernation as they construct our cities, bridges, tunnels, factories, and more - while protecting the environment.
Genetic link to autism found, known as CHD8 mutation -- ScienceDaily In a collaboration involving 13 institutions around the world, researchers have broken new ground in understanding what causes autism. The results are being published in Cell magazine July 3, 2014: "Disruptive CHD8 Mutations Define a Subtype of Autism in Early Development." "We finally got a clear cut case of an autism specific gene," said Raphael Bernier, the lead author, and UW associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and the clinical director of the Autism Center at Seattle Children's. Bernier said people with a mutation in the CHD8 gene have a very "strong likelihood" that they will have autism marked by gastrointestinal disorders, a larger head and wide set eyes. In their study of 6,176 children with autism spectrum disorder, researchers found 15 had a CHD8 mutation and all these cases had similar characteristics in appearance and issues with sleep disturbance and gastrointestinal problems.
The Venus Project: Everything Wrong With Utopian Fantasy In 108 Simple Questions. | Misplaced Grace Posted on February 24, 2014. Filed under: Astrology and Related Bunk, Atheism, Atheist Ethics, Humour, Politics, Science, Social Justice | Climate change denial. Image via Wikipedia Creationism. We spend an inordinate amount of time as liberals making fun of the teabagging wingnut nutjobs and their seriously delusional conspiracies. Anti- GMO. We don’t have a monopoly on rational thought. So it doesn’t surprise me that so many of my liberal friends fall head over heels in love with The Venus Project. If you don’t want to read through my enlightening FAQ and just want the tl;dr- there are three main facts that I think cannot be disputed when discussing the Venus Project: The Venus Project is a cult. Image from wikipediamission, and credit belong to one person. The rest of this post will be my attempt to answer the FAQ on The Venus Project website. 1.What is The Venus Project? The Venus Project is the reason Jacque Fresco is awesome. 2.What is a Resource-Based Economy? Yes. No. Why? I’m old.
Scientists Create First Living Organism With 'Artificial' DNA For billions of years, the history of life has been written with just four letters — A, T, C and G, the labels given to the DNA subunits contained in all organisms. That alphabet has just grown longer, researchers announce, with the creation of a living cell that has two 'foreign' DNA building blocks in its genome. Hailed as a breakthrough by other scientists, the work is a step towards the synthesis of cells able to churn out drugs and other useful molecules. “What we have now is a living cell that literally stores increased genetic information,” says Floyd Romesberg, a chemical biologist at the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California, who led the 15-year effort. Each strand of the DNA's double helix has a backbone of sugar molecules and, attached to it, chemical subunits known as bases. Test-tube letters Scientists first questioned whether life could store information using other chemical groups in the 1960s. Alien control This story originally appeared in Nature News.
m.disclose June 20, 2015 - Most people ‘in the know’ realize that NASA is just part of the military industrial complex, but a recent open admission on mainstream news that “there are indications of alien life” is likely the beginning of a bid to get your undivided attention before full-forced disclosure ensues. Most people already believe what NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan states: “I think we’re going to have strong indications of life beyond Earth within a decade . . .I think we’re going to have definitive evidence within 20-30 years.” It isn’t going to take that long if we open our eyes. Stofan goes on to say: “We’re on the verge of things that people have wondered about for millennia. What we’re going to understand is that our ‘secret’ government has been hiding this fact for ages. William Cooper, among others, tried to disclose the true purpose of NASA, but he was exterminated. We will learn that we are not helpless, as we have been programmed to believe. About the Author
PanelPicker This past year, students from around the world came together to collaborate on world issues affecting their communities, taking the concept of global learning and turning it into a reality. In GlobalCOlab (GCL), Students teaching students from around the world, has connected students and educators from different cultures and religions from around the world to cross-cut disciplines, curricula, and traditional subjects to empower participants through student-led and student-created topics. These topics are based around global issues affecting each student’s community. GCL educators will discuss the need for an educational paradigm shift towards a global classroom in a one hour panel format. Additional Supporting Materials Questions Answered Speakers Organizer Brian Jones GlobalCOlab Show me another
3 Signs You've Definitley Found Your Soul Mate 1. You just connect without trying. Maybe you met through a mutual friend. You might have run into each other at the park. Maybe you were making eyes at each other at the bar. For some couples, this feeling fades over time but with your soul mate, it only grows more intense over time. 2. Every long lasting relationship’s success can be attributed to the ability to communicate not just clearly but authentically. It’s important for soul mates to voice their needs and know that communication comes in many different forms. 3. The strongest relationships with soul mates are the ones where they create together. Soul mates find the things they have in common, and even some things they don’t, and jump in with both feet. So… have you found your soul mate?