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|MIT 6.00 Introduction to Computer Science and Programming - Lecture 1||
The first lecture of the popular MIT course on Computer Science and Programming, a good entry course for those who do not have a lot of programming experience.
|Daniel Tammet - The Boy With The Incredible Brain||
Daniel Tammet is a mathematics and language genius who 'sees' numbers and knows ten languages. Unlike other savants, Daniel can describe clearly what he sees in his head.
|Daniel Hannan roasts British PM Gordon Brown||
This European Parliament speech has been spreading like wildfire. MEP Daniel Hannan calls Gordon Brown the "devalued Prime Minister of a devalued Government" and delivers other powerful lines such as
|Building Stonehenge - The Man who can Move Anything||
Wally Wallington has demonstrated that he can lift a Stonehenge-sized pillar weighing 22,000 lbs and moved a barn over 300 ft.
|Narwhals - toothed whales (National Geographic)||
Narwhals are a unique species of whales with a large horn or tusk that is actually an overgrown tooth. No one yet knows what the purpose is of this horn.
|Arithmetic, Population, and Energy Part 1 of 8||
Most people do not understand exponential growth, yet the concept is of fundamental importance. Lecture by Dr. Albert A. Bartlett, professor emeritus of Physics at the University of Colorado-Boulder.
|Christian the lion - an emotional reunion with former caretakers||
The touching story of Christian, a lion raised by humans who was released into the wild in Kenya and became the head of a pride of lions. Nine months later his former caretakers return to look for Christian and see if he still remembers them.
|Plate Tectonics - the Movement of Continents||
California and Australia used to be neighbors and Brazil was close to or connected to Nigeria. What drives the engine of plate tectonics remains a mystery.
|Anaconda vs Capybara||
Anaconda ambushes and swallows the world's largest rodent, a capybara.
|Moebius Transformations Revealed||
A short film depicting the beauty of Moebius Transformations in mathematics. The movie shows how moving to a higher dimension can make the transformations easier to understand.
|Knut the little polar bear||
A compilation of cute videos and pictures of Knut, the famous polar bear born in captivity in Berlin Zoo.
|See video||Modern Physics Quiz Key||
This is the worked out key to the Modern Physics Quiz