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Regulación de expresión génica y adipogénesis por PPAR-γ
09 Jul 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Juan Sebastián Ramírez-Lugo
University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras
En ésta actividad de dibujo / coloreado los estudiantes aprenderán sobre los diferentes componentes involucrados en la regulación de la activación de PPAR-γ, un factor de transcripción que juega un...
29 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Divid Diez1, Chris Barr1, Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel2
1. OpenIntro 2. Duke University
OpenIntro was started with one goal in mind: create a free and open-source introductory textbook.
Using Online Materials/Videos to Enrich Linear Algebra for Scientists
12 Sep 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Sarah Hews
Abstract for a talk given on an experiment using MIT’s open courseware linear algebra videos to teach a linear algebra course without prerequisites that targeted biology majors.
SUMS4Bio - Video tutorials in math and stats for biology students
22 Aug 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jeremy M Wojdak1, Caleb Adams1, Dan Metz1
Links to videos and pdf tutorials for core mathematical and statistical concepts used in biology
25 Jul 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Kelly O'Donnell
This video explores what scientists mean when they talk about uncertainty and how it differs from the way this uncertainty is perceived by the public. We start with 2014’s record heat and end up...
In this video, we discuss how studying the rocks and minerals around us can tell us about the history of the planet. We also discuss what makes a scientific law and how those laws are applied in...
Tools of Seeing
This video really focuses on having a sense of scale, a Number Sense skill. We talk to astronomers, biologists, and geologists about how they use tools to enhance their sight and how this allows...
In this video, we talk to astronomers and astrophysicists that use data collected by telescopes to learn about our universe. We discuss how different types of light can tell us different things and...
The Challenge of Food
How will we feed the estimated 9 billion people that will be on the planet by 2050? How can food be distributed equally? We’ll hear about making more nutritious food via genetic engineering and...
This video explores what artificial intelligence is and features people who work on different aspects of intelligence. How do we make machines that think like humans? How can we tell when we’ve...
24 Jul 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
This video describes the basic science of climate change. How do we know about climate in the past? What are humans interfering with? How can we make predictions about what will happen in the future?
This video explores the way evolution happens via natural selection in the context of the microbial world. Viruses and bacteria are discussed. We will see how evolution can be simulated in a...
This video describes the field of urban ecology and features scientists who use the city as their field site.
What is Science?
This video has a philosophical focus and explores the nature of science. We’ll hear about how science is both a body of knowledge and a process. Peer review and confirmation bias will also be covered.
The Science Senses
This video introduces the common thread that runs through the Science Forward course: Sciences Sense.
Geoscience Methods and Resources for K-5 Pre-Education Majors
28 May 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By James Burton Deemy
College of Coastal Georgia
: Exploring Geoscience Methods was an excellent capstone experience for Elementary Education Majors. The class I used this module with was 24 students of various backgrounds and academic...
Videos on Java for courses at University of Tennessee
16 Apr 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Hong Qin
Eight videos developed by Hong Qin about using Java at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Java array and random number generator, hints
Java, UTC, Fall 2017
Java String array demo, switch two elements in an array
CPSC1100, UTC Fall 2017
Java array demo, loop over assignment and print
CPSC1100, UTC, Fall 2017