Edheads – Activate Your Mind!
“Edheads is an online educational resource that provides free science and math games and activities that promote critical thinking. Choose from Simple Machines, Virtual Knee Surgery or Stem Cell Heart Repair, among others. All activities meet state and national standards.”
Meet the pilot who kept Disney’s film ‘Planes’ flying right – CNN.com
“Although aviation enthusiasts tend to appreciate authenticity, attention to detail and accuracy, let’s remind ourselves that this is a fantasy movie about planes that talk. With that in mind, when it comes to the aircraft, does the movie bear any resemblance to reality? Well, yes, according to Sean Bautista, a veteran pilot who consulted on the film.”
Video games lead to faster decisions that are no less accurate
“Cognitive scientists from the University of Rochester have discovered that playing action video games trains people to make the right decisions faster. The researchers found that video game players develop a heightened sensitivity to what is going on around them, and this benefit doesn’t just make them better at playing video games, but improves a wide variety of general skills that can help with everyday activities like multitasking, driving, reading small print, keeping track of friends in a crowd, and navigating around town.”
File:PDB 2jjq EBI.png – Wikimedia Commons
“Cartoon representation of the molecular structure of protein registered with 2jjq code”
Top 10 aviation apps – iPad Pilot News
” new iPad pilot needs to start somewhere. The list below isn’t necessarily our 10 favorite apps, but rather the ones we see in use most often, and are worth considering for any pilot’s tablet:”
How the Tesla Model S is Made — Behind The Scenes — The Window – Wired – YouTube
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