The Chemistry of Addiction

The Chemistry of Addiction

Part of what makes our brains so deliciously amazing, is that they’ve evolved to reward us and encourage us when we do stuff that helps us survive and spread our genes all over the place. I’m talking about eating and sex having and running from danger. Stuff like that. For hundreds of thousands of years,

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The Map of Mathematics

The Map of Mathematics

The mathematics we learn in school doesn’t quite do the field of mathematics justice. We only get a glimpse at one corner of it, but the mathematics as a whole is a huge and wonderfully diverse subject. My aim with this video is to show you all that amazing stuff. We’ll start back at the

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Lecture 02 – Is Learning Feasible?

Lecture 02 – Is Learning Feasible?

ANNOUNCER: The following program is brought to you by Caltech. YASER ABU-MOSTAFA: Welcome back. Last time, we introduced the learning problem. And if you have an application in your domain that you wonder if machine learning is the right technique for it, we found that there are three criteria that you should check. You should

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Inside Active Learning Classrooms

Inside Active Learning Classrooms

[music playing] What I first thought was, “Wow this is really cool, this isn’t like any classroom I’ve ever had before.” When the students first walk into this classroom it sends the message right away that this is not business as usual. You walk and in there are these beautiful round tables and you instantly

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That’s Why I Chose Yale

That’s Why I Chose Yale

…and that’s why this is such an important decision because it is one that will follow you now, and into the future. And that concludes another traditional Yale information session. There will be a guided tour beginning in fifteen minutes. In the meantime, I’d be happy to answer any questions you may have. Yes, um…

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Becki Foster – STEM Education

Becki Foster – STEM Education

ROB MCCLENDON: NOW EARLIER I WAS ABLE TO SIT DOWN WITH THE INDIIVIDUAL WHO OVERSEES STEM EDUCATION FOR THE OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF CAREERTECH, BECKI FOSTER. SO BECKI, HOW BROAD IS THE STEM FIELD HERE IN OKLAHOMA? BECKI FOSTER: OKLAHOMA, THE STEM FIELD, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATH, INCLUDES A WIDE RANGE OF JOBS, A WIDE

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