The Clear Science staff is going to take a crack at convincing everyone this figure is an essential and beautiful component of everything. And by everything we mean not only science, engineering, and math but also art, music, nature, and pretty much anything else.
Being an enlightened individual means understanding basic scientific information about how the world works. Sure, we have teachers and parents there to fill our brains with knowledge, but the sad truth is that there are certain facts that take on a life of their own as they pass from ear to ear, eventually etching themselves into our collective brain-mass in twisted forms that are, well, just plain wrong.
The storms that blew through the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic on June 29 left us, along with millions of other people and all of the businesses in my town, without power for several days. I was incredi…
This blog is a product of my passion for all things data science: big data, data mining, data…
I found the blog from Facebook and the information is fascinating but this one needs more attention as a father and a teacher…
How does math guide our ships at sea?
Lesson by George Christoph, animation by the Hobizals. Via TED-Ed.
The universe is constantly growing and expanding, much like the human mind and all consciousness. Just as numbers never cease, we will never stop learning and discovering more. Take the Fibonacci sequence as the perfect illustration of our capabilities. The numbers continually grow exponentially, as does our awareness of our universe. Much of nature even adheres to the spiral that can be created using that sequence. Our awareness and perception create the universe that we all see and experience. The universe is capable of eveything that is conceivable.
Where is the True North Pole?
From facebook. Artist Unknown (but appreciated)