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The Pythagorean Theorem: Geometry’s Most Elegant Theorem

Mathematics

This lesson teaches students about the history of the Pythagorean theorem,...
The Parallax Activity: Measuring the Distances to Nearby Stars

Physics

Determining the position of a star or other object in three-dimensional space...
The Power of Exponentials, Big and Small

Mathematics

Exponential growth is keenly applicable to a variety of different fields...
The Physics of Pool

Physics

The objective of this lesson is to illustrate how a common everyday experience...
Gravity at Work

Physics

This video lesson highlights how science can be learned from daily life...
The Mathematics of Cryptography

Mathematics

This video lesson provides a more advanced approach to cryptography than the...
The Mystery of Motion: Momentum, Kinetic Energy and Their Conversion

Physics

In this video lesson, the concept of momentum applied to hard-body collisions...
Flaws of Averages

Mathematics

This learning video presents an introduction to the Flaws of Averages using...
Physics of Donkey Carts

Physics

This video lesson explores Newton’s Third Law of Motion through...
Methods for Protein Purification

Biology

This Protein Purification video lesson is intended to give students some...