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Children's Math Skills Improved With Use Of Hand Gestures: Study
2014-03-12 06:16:26

Children who use hand gesturing while learning math develop a better understanding of the problems they are taught, according to new research, which focused on whether abstract gesturing can support...

2013-04-02 23:19:07

Eduactor.com has just launched their Differential Equations course which furthers higher level mathematics learning online.

2013-01-28 10:10:59

Ultrafast, efficient, and reliable single-photon detectors are among the most sought-after components in photonics and quantum communication, which have not yet reached maturity for practical application.

2009-08-19 10:08:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Nothing strikes fear in the hearts of students like the words "algebra class." A large percentage of students fail to learn algebra from traditional lectures, textbooks, and homework.

2009-04-02 14:07:18

If Isaac Newton had access to a supercomputer, he'd have had it watch apples fall – and let it figure out the physical matters. But the computer would have needed to run an algorithm, just developed by Cornell researchers, which can derive natural laws from observed data.

2008-09-11 00:00:24

By Liz Lightfoot COVER STORY Paul Jones is among a growing number of disaffected postgraduates considering suing their universities. Are PhD students neglected by their supervisors? By Liz Lightfoot If things had gone according to plan, Paul Jones would be seeking work as a university lecturer.

2008-08-01 12:00:59

Text of editorial by Farzaneh Rusta'i, headlined: "An elegy for the faculty of law" published by Iranian newspaper Etemad website on 27 July On one of the days of spring 1370 [1991-92], I was reviewing the notes I had taken in the previous session while waiting for the lecturer of Islamic political jurisprudence behind the green bench in one of the classes on the third floor of the Political Science and Law Faculty of Tehran University.

2007-06-19 12:00:34

CHICAGO, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Wright Group/McGraw-Hill is launching the third editions of UCSMP Transition Mathematics and UCSMP Algebra, available in August.

2007-01-14 03:00:26

By Steen, Lynn Arthur Even under the best of circumstances, teaching mathematics is a daunting challenge. But in today's society, it is increasingly important.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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