Tag Archives: astronomy

ComPADRE Digital Library

The ComPADRE Digital Library is a network of free online resource collections supporting faculty, students, and teachers in Physics and Astronomy Education.  Of particular interest to you will be their K-12 resources for physics teachers.
ComPADRE is filling a stewardship role within the National Science Digital Library for the educational resources used by broad communities in […]

Who is Salman Khan and why is he funded by Bill Gates?

for the answer to these and other interesting questions, check out the Globe & Mail from Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011.  Join the Khan Academy and search through 2,400 short videos for you, your classroom students, or anyone- and (get this!) IT’S FREE!
The Khan Academy is an organization on a mission. We’re a not-for-profit with the […]

Perimeter Institute: Quantum to Cosmos

[ October 15, 2009 to October 25, 2009. ]

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WATERLOO, Ontario, Canada, June 12, 2009 –  For 10 exciting days this October, Perimeter Institute’s 10th anniversary science celebration “Quantum to Cosmos: Ideas for the Future” will take a global audience from the strange subatomic world to the outer frontiers of the universe.

The free events, from October 15 to 25, 2009, […]