A Casinha da Matemática

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Why U

Material for mathematics courses on the K-12 and college levels

Why U animated videos are designed as collateral material for mathematics courses on the K-12 and college levels, and as a resource for informal independent study. Rather than focusing on procedural problem solving, the objective is to give insight into the concepts on which the rules of mathematics are based.

Why U creators are currently working on the series of animated lectures entitled “Algebra”.…

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Isto é Matemática

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Para acabar de vez com o mito

O “Isto é Matemática” pretende de uma forma simples e realista apresentar a forma como a Matemática nos rodeia em grande parte da nossa vida.

Promovido pela Sociedade Portuguesa de Matemática, apresentado por Rogério Martins, Matemático e Professor Universitário, Direção Criativa de Tiago DaCunha Caetano e com Produção e Realização de Sigma 3, o programa “Isto é Matemática” é emitido pelo canal cabo SIC Notícias.…

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Mathematical Impressions

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SIMONS FOUNDATION - Advancing Research in Basic Science and Mathematics

How do you turn a rubber band into a knot? What happens when you slice a Menger Sponge on a diagonal plane? What is the math behind juggling? In this video series, George Hart illuminates mathematical concepts and surprising hidden geometries that may be found in the world around us.

 

 

Mathematical Impressions

Mathematical Impressions: Shell Games
A video explaining how some seemingly complex patterns on sea shells can be created by simple, one-dimensional, two-state cellular automata.…
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Science in a Golden Age

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Jim al-Khalili unravels the links between latest scientific developments and the unsung scientific heroes of the past
 

 

About Science in a Golden Age

From satellite-enabled GPS, to hi-tech medical procedures – much of today’s modern science has been developed and understood through the work of scientists and thinkers across the ages and from around the world.

While the names of Newton, Galileo and Copernicus are well known, what is less well known is that these men were building on the work of great scientists who came before them.…

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When the Moors Ruled in Europe

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Historian Bettany Hughes looks at the influence of the Moorish invasion of Spain in 711 AD, and the lasting cultural and scientific legacy they created

 

 

As part of the Channel 4’s Hidden Civilisation season exploring Islam’s rich and significant contribution to western art and culture, historian Bettany Hughes traces the story of the mysterious and misunderstood Moors, the Islamic society that ruled in Spain for 700 years, but whose legacy was virtually erased from Western history.…

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Aftershock: The Hunt for Gravitational Waves

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Horizon travels to the South Pole to tell the inside story of the greatest scientific quest of our time

 

 

In March 2014, a team of astronomers stunned the scientific world when they announced that their BICEP2 telescope at the South Pole had possibly detected a signal of “gravitational waves” from the early universe. This is the inside story of the hunt for gravitational waves from the beginning of time.

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Light and Dark

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how by uncovering its secrets, scientists have used light to reveal the universe

In this mind-bending series, Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how by uncovering its secrets, scientists have used light to reveal the universe.

 

 

Episode 1: Light

Light

Two-part series in which Professor Jim Al-Khalili shows how, by uncovering its secrets, scientists have used light to reveal almost everything we know about the universe.…

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Math and the Rise of Civilization

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A guided tour of the history of numbers and how they’ve shaped the development of humankind is at the heart of this unique series

 

 

A guided tour of the history of numbers and how they’ve shaped the development of humankind is at the heart of this unique series. In five episodes that take us across time and around the world, we see how mathematics played an important role in ancient Egypt and Greece, early India, medieval Europe, and our own modern world.…

Everything And Nothing 0

Everything and Nothing

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili explores the true size and shape of the universe and delves into the amazing science behind apparent nothingness

Two-part documentary which deals with two of the deepest questions there are – what is everything, and what is nothing?

 

 

Episode 1: Everything

Everything

In two epic, surreal and mind-expanding films, Professor Jim Al-Khalili searches for an answer to these questions as he explores the true size and shape of the universe and delves into the amazing science behind apparent nothingness.

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The Secrets of Quantum Physics

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Professor of physics Jim Al-Khalili investigates the most accurate and yet perplexing scientific theory ever - quantum physics

 

 

Episode 1:  Einstein’s Nightmare

Einstein’s Nightmare

Professor Jim Al-Khalili traces the story of arguably the most important, accurate and yet perplexing scientific theory ever – quantum physics.

The story starts at the beginning of the 20th century with scientists trying to better understand how light bulbs work.