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Learning in Cultivated Gardens and Other Outdoor Landscapes [chapter]

Paul Davies, Dawn L. Sanders, Ruth Amos
2015 Darwin-Inspired Learning  
Mathematics and science education are in a state of change.  ...  The recent literature in both fields includes contributions focusing on issues and using theoretical frames that were unthinkable a decade ago.  ...  Funding for the project was provided by the Natural History Museum and Whatman International, Ltd.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-6209-833-6_5 fatcat:2ef4ucif4zeilevbvory5a5ste

Brainstorming : how the brain sciences can inform social justice strategies

Marc Andrew Brillinger
2014
Alternately, social justice led by activists have made valiant attempts to slow down this process and regain some sanity with a return to community, sociality and cooperation.  ...  A world worth living in hangs precariously in the balance. This interdisciplinary research focuses on the critical, yet unexplored, intersection of social justice and the burgeoning brain sciences.  ...  The same process is seen in insect colonies (termites, wasps, bees, bacterial colonies).  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0074393 fatcat:o7rre55qxrfudku2xhzxupkqdq

Performative Experiments: Case Studies in the Philosophy of Art, Science and Technology

Dehlia Hannah
2017
Despite their heterogeneity, each of these artworks embodies a certain idea of experiment through its physical form.  ...  My dissertation opens up a new archive for the philosophy of scientific experimentation in the form of what I call performative experiments--a term that I reserve for artworks that at once enact and query  ...  The bacterial genome is the standard; the variable is the exogenous DNA.  ... 
doi:10.7916/d8x3535t fatcat:rkmurugs2jh7ziukzrzfgys2nu

Panel Members: Panel Members

Wednesday, October
unpublished
With an ambitious city development project in the old, industrial North Habour, Copenhagen aims at becoming a forerunner leading the way for sustainable city development.  ...  Sociologist Anders Blok will engage in a dialogue with Rune Boserup from COBE architects, the designers of the new North Harbour, on how future, sustainable cities will take form, and the diverse challenges  ...  These teacher's perspectives will be used as a model for further research in the teaching and nursing professions in the Technucation research project and contributes to the existing research by challenging  ... 
fatcat:nmkjosflarfkpo7dwt6vmoasbe

HUMANS, ANIMALS, AND PETRI DISHES: BIOMEDICAL MODELING BETWEEN EXPERIMENTATION AND REPRESENTATION [article]

PIERRE-LUC GERMAIN
2014
From an evolutionary point of view, it might be reasonable to say of someone that he/she has a genome or genotype, but from the point of view of health and development, we are all mosaic individuals: our  ...  The theory or chart models physical relationships in such a way -that is, by expressing their structure in synoptic form -as to render them apprehensible; it is a model of 'reality'.  ...  'Sameness', here, is accomplished by a sampling assumed to be random (see discussion in section 1.2.2).  ... 
doi:10.13130/germain-pierre-luc_phd2014-03-25 fatcat:76i37i2lsnd3hiuvaiejerupsa