What computer skills do we need to teach kids? Nielsen provides some interesting insight.
Archive for February, 2007
I still get questions from the math site from people who don’t leave a real email address. How can I help if I can’t get back to you?
The movie tells the story of how Dr Jeffrey Wigand blew the lid on the tobacco industry’s lies about smoking addiction. There is also a revealing insight into the fear that big business can bring to the media.
A short review of the H2G2 movie.
There was an interesting article about Ron Fedkiw of Stanford. He is heavily involved in the mathematics behind computer graphics.
In this newsletter:
1. This month’s math tips
2. Chinese New Year
3. Latest Revisions
4. From the math blog
Gaisma has many interesting day/night graphs, which are (almost) sine curves.
What do Australian expatriates miss when they live in a new country?
Some lecturers ban students from using Wikipedia for research. Is this the right way to go?