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The Straight Dope - Fighting Ignorance Since 1973

The Straight Dope - Fighting Ignorance Since 1973

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CRANE GAME This shows you how to build an arcade style crane game out of scrap parts. The basic parts are: a motorized assembly that raises and lowers a claw, a track for the assembly to move around on, and a ctontroller with some electronics. October 2013 Actual claw on fundraiser *** List of common misconceptions From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This incomplete list is not intended to be exhaustive. This list corrects erroneous beliefs that are currently widely held about notable topics.

The Flipped Classroom Guide for Teachers As technology becomes increasingly common in instruction at all levels of education from kindergarten to college, the modern classroom is changing. The traditional teacher-centered classroom is falling away to give students a student-centered classroom where collaborative learning is stressed. One way educators are effectively utilizing online learning and changing the way they teach is by flipping their classrooms. What is a Flipped Classroom? High school teachers Aaron Sanns and Jonathan Bergman were the first to flip their classrooms.

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Top 10 Strange Phenomena of the Mind Humans The mind is a wonderful thing – there is so much about it which remains a mystery to this day. Science is able to describe strange phenomena, but can not account for their origins. While most of us are familiar with one or two on this list, many others are mostly unknown outside of the psychological realm. Unschooling Philosophy[edit] Children are natural learners[edit] A fundamental premise of unschooling is that curiosity is innate and that children want to learn. Lisa Traficanti Every new life begins at conception. This is an irrefutable fact of biology. It is true for animals and true for humans. Free Energy At Last Step By Step Must See Quote: That is the battery being charged. It is reverse polarity of the supply battery shown to the right. The charge battery negative terminal is to the top and shown connected to the positive from the coil and the positive from the supply battery. Imhotep for this thread. Very interesting.

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