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Martin Burrett

The Internet map - 6 views

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    Ever wondered what the internet looks like? Well, not like this site, but it does provide a stunning visual representation of thousands of the biggest websites and how they are connected geographically on the network. This is a great way to start student thinking about web and how we are all connected. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/ICT+%26+Web+Tools
Martin Burrett

ChronoZoom - 13 views

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    A stunning project from Microsoft Research. See the 13.7 billion year history of the cosmos as an interactive and zooming timeline, including our modern times. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/history
Ed Webb

BBC - Dimensions - Index - 4 views

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    via @courosa
yc c

Geologic Time - 10 views

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    This section highlights animations, images, interactive graphics and videos used to teach the concept of geologic time in an introductory geology course. Visualizations cover the specific topics of earth history, relative age dating and life through geologic time.
yc c

Virtual Manipulatives - 46 views

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    nice tool to create, help visualise mathematical problems
yc c

CanvasMol - tool to visualise molecules - 12 views

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    interactive periodic table w rotating molecule visualisation  Paste PDB / SDF / MOL molecule definition to Import
yc c

All (known) Bodies in the Solar System Larger than 200 Miles in Diameter (11060x1000) - 5 views

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    88 known objects in our Solar System that are larger than 200 miles in diameter.
yc c

Math, Physics, and Engineering Applets - 18 views

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    These are some educational java applets I wrote to help visualize various concepts in math, physics, and engineering. You should be able to view them with any Java-capable browser.
Suzie Nestico

Spicynodes : Home - 14 views

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    Nice interactive way of displaying data. SpicyNodes is a way to visualize online information that mimics that way that people look for things in the real world. Bits of information - such as text, links, photos, and other media - are placed into "nodes," which are then linked together in an appealing interface that invites exploration. SpicyNodes can be used for everything from mind maps and content portals to organizational charts and lesson plans.
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    Animated org charts. Cool tool for students to create and link ideas
yc c

ludios.org | Greek Gods Family Tree - 11 views

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    Horizontal scrollbar is down below. Use at your own risk; Greek mythology is ambiguous. Click a name for its Wikipedia article. Download the PowerPoint version. Other Greek Gods trees: from Edith Hamilton's Mythology * by Jimmy Joe * on Wikipedia
Eloise Pasteur

Using visuals to discover deep metaphors » VisualsSpeak blog - 0 views

  • is the description how often we are lead astray in our thinking by focusing on surface differences rather than searching for the significant similarities expressed in deep metaphors. Three Levels of Metaphors The Zaltmans describe three levels of metaphors, and use this example: Surface Metaphors Money runs through his fingers I am drowning in debt Don’t pour your money down the drain The bank froze his assets Metaphor Theme Money is like liquid Deep Metaphor Resource
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    Overview of deep metaphors and using visualisation to help clarify them
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