Analyzing Coronavirus (Covid-19) Data Using Pandas and Plotly Covid-19 that started out in China has now spread globally with countries scrambling to tackle it. The virus that started out as a healthcare emergency has now started to have serious economic consequences. In this article, I have tried to understand and visualize the spread of Covid-19 using Pandas and Plotly. We start with importing all the libraries and loading all the data. Teach 9 irregular verbs in one lesson It is much more memorable to teach or learn irregular verbs in a story. The verbs, especially their meaning, are easier to remember and retrieve from memory. Moreover, teaching verbs in a story is fun. In this post there are several activities: a mind map, a worksheet, an MP3 drill and an interactive quiz. These activities will make the teaching and learning enjoyable and fun.
7 Great Grammar Sites for Teachers and Students June , 2014 Today I am sharing with you a list of some useful websites you can use with your students to help them better improve their grammar knowledge and polish their writing skill. From grammar lessons and teaching materials to free downloadable worksheets and presentations, this collection of websites will provide you with the content you need for teaching grammar. 1- Grammar Bytes
Computer museum seeks BBC Micro fixers - BBC News A public appeal for people who can repair BBC Micro computers has been launched by a museum. The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) needs help to maintain the stock of BBC machines it uses in education programmes and exhibits. It is looking for people familiar with the computer and its peripherals including monitors and disk drives. The 8-bit BBC Micro was launched in 1981 and gave many people their first taste of home computing. The museum, which is located on the Bletchley Park estate, has about 80 BBC Micro computers, said Chris Monk, learning co-ordinator at the organisation.
Grammaire de l'anglais Vocabulaire / Vocabulary Le corps humain / The human body L'habillement / Clothes The Dow just tumbled into a bear market — here’s how long those downturns last on average It’s the end of a bullish era for the stock market and the beginning of a new phase of bearishness, after a sharp plunge for risk assets on Wednesday pushed the Dow Jones Industrial Average into bear-market territory for the first time in more than a decade. Equties deepened their slide on Thursday. U.S. stock indexes have been locked in a powerful downtrend that saw all three major U.S. equity gauges set to close in bear-market territory, commonly defined as a decline of at least 20% from a recent peak.
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Linking Words — A complete List of English Connecting Words Linking & Connecting Words It is essential to understand how Linking Words, as a part of speech, can be used to combine ideas in writing - and thus ensure that ideas within sentences and paragraphs are elegantly connected - for the benefit of the reader. This will help to improve your writing (e.g. essay, comment, summary (scientific) review, (research) paper, letter, abstract, report, thesis, etc.). It is also fundamental to be aware of the sometimes subtle meaning of these "small" words within the English language. How thermal imaging tech is about to become hot stuff Image copyright Detroit Zoo Soon we'll all be feeling the heat, thanks to thermal imaging technology. Although it's already been used by industry, the military and some emergency services, it was expensive and therefore had a limited market. But in the same way that GPS location tech has now found its way into cars, smartphones, cameras and many other devices, thermography, as it's more properly known, is on the brink of becoming a universal technology, too. The cost of chips and thermal detectors that enable us to see and measure infrared heat signatures from surfaces has plunged in recent years. So in the future, that means more sensors in more places.
Listen, learn and teach English with podcasts in English for upper intermediate learners and teachers There are more vocabulary activities related to these podcasts on the 'extras' page. 124 British icons: Yorkshire. Join Pam and Jackie in one of the nicest parts of the UK. (18 Feb 16) ► Download (2MB, 4min 13 sec) ► Transcript (pdf 53KB)► Worksheet & Answers (pdf 147KB)► Vocabulary tasks (pdf 119KB) You can see how wonderful Yorkshire is when the Tour de France started there: ◼ Stop video
Daily meditation could slow aging in your brain, study says A recently pubished 18-year analysis of the mind of a Buddhist monk by the Center for Healthy Minds at the University of Wisconsin-Madison found daily, intensive meditation slowed the monk's brain aging by as much as eight years when compared to a control group. The project started in the 1990s with neuroscientist Richard Davidson's relationship with the Dalai Lama. Davidson started making connections between positive emotions and brain health, which jump-started research for the study.