How not to be wrong: the power of mathematical thinking

In How Not to Be Wrong, Jordan Ellenberg shows us that math isn’t confined to abstract incidents that never occur in real life, but rather touches everything we do–the whole world is shot through with it. Math allows us to see the hidden structures underneath the messy and chaotic surface of our world. It’s a….

TeachEngineering

The TeachEngineering digital library is a collaborative project between faculty, students and teachers associated with five founding partner universities, with National Science Foundation funding. The collection continues to grow and evolve with new additions submitted from more than 50 additional contributor organizations, a cadre of volunteer teacher and engineer reviewers, and feedback from teachers who….

Bureau of Labor Statistics K-12

GAMES & QUIZZES Have some fun while learning about BLS information and statistics. STUDENT RESOURCES Find careers that relate to your interests and learn fun facts about the economy and jobs. TEACHER’S DESK Bring BLS into your classroom with these resources for teachers. FUN WITH STATS K-12 : Games & Quizzes : U.S. Bureau of Labor….

Neural correlates of interspecies perspective taking in the post-mortem Atlantic Salmon

SUBJECT. One mature Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) participated in the fMRI study. The salmon was approximately 18 inches long, weighed 3.8 lbs, and was not alive at the time of scanning. TASK. The task administered to the salmon involved completing an open-ended mentalizing task. The salmon was shown a series of photographs depicting human individuals in social situations….