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How to Estimate the Value of Pi

Mathematics

This lesson is about the estimation of the value of Pi. Based on previous...
The Pythagorean Theorem: Geometry’s Most Elegant Theorem

Mathematics

This lesson teaches students about the history of the Pythagorean theorem,...
Measuring Distances in the Milky Way

Physics

The main aim of this lesson is to show students that distances may be...
The Parallax Activity: Measuring the Distances to Nearby Stars

Physics

Determining the position of a star or other object in three-dimensional space...
Why Beehive Honeycombs Have a Hexagonal Shape

Mathematics

Beavers are generally known as the engineers of the animal world. In fact the...
The Geometry of Parabolic Sand Dunes

Mathematics

One of the main problems facing Saudi Arabia and many other countries in the...
Pythagoras and the Juice Seller

Mathematics

This video lesson presents a real world problem that can be solved by using the...
Using Geometry to Design Simple Machines

Engineering

This video is meant to be a fun, hands-on session that gets students to think...
Are Random Triangles Acute or Obtuse?

Mathematics

This learning video deals with a question of geometrical probability. A key...
The Broken Stick Experiment: Triangles, Random Numbers and Probability

Mathematics

This learning video is designed to develop critical thinking in students by...