Shape of Nature

Shape of Nature [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Dec. 26, 2015
Shape of Nature [repost]

Shape of Nature
36xDVDRip | AVI/XviD, ~782 kb/s | 640x480 | Duration: 18:39:30 | English: MP3, 128 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Guide | 7.58 GB
Genre: Science, Math, Phisycs

How do you measure the size of a black hole? The motion of individual particles at the subatomic level? The possible shape of space-time itself? In short: How do you mathematically describe the world around you? The answer lies in the fascinating ways mathematicians use geometry and topology to study and understand the shape of nature, whether leaf formations, DNA entanglements, or quantum fields. Mysterious, complex, and undeniably captivating, the study of the shape of nature lies at the forefront of current research in both mathematics and science.

Shape of Nature [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by groovebeat at Feb. 8, 2014
Shape of Nature [Repost]

Shape of Nature
DVD-Rip | AVI | XviD @ 1 Mbit/s | 640x480 | MP3 Stereo @ 128 Kbit/s 48 KHz | 36x30 min | 7.58 GB
Genre: Mathematics, Nature | Language: English | PDF Included

In 36 lectures, you'll discover the intricate relationship between mathematics and nature, get a pointed introduction to the language mathematicians use to study shapes and dimensions, and learn how to finally make sense of this abstract—yet undeniably intriguing—subject. And it's all brought to you by award-winning Professor Satyan L. Devadoss of Williams College, a dynamic instructor with an abiding and contagious passion for the worlds of geometry and topology. His clear and engaging presentation style, accompanied with eye-catching animations and graphics, will make your journey into the world of shapes both insightful and unforgettable.

Reading the Shape of Nature: Comparative Zoology at the Agassiz Museum  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Aug. 19, 2015
Reading the Shape of Nature: Comparative Zoology at the Agassiz Museum

Reading the Shape of Nature: Comparative Zoology at the Agassiz Museum by Mary P. Winsor
English | 1991 | ISBN: 0226902153, 0226902145 | 342 pages | PDF | 33 MB

Shape of Nature ( Video Lectures )  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by crazylife at Sept. 26, 2010
Shape of Nature ( Video Lectures )

Shape of Nature ( Video Lectures )
English | XVID 640x480 29.97fps 841kbps | Mp3- 128kbps | 7.59 GB | (36 lectures, 30 minutes/lecture)
Taught by Satyan L. Devadoss | Williams College | Ph.D., The Johns Hopkins University

How do you mathematically describe the world around you? Discover the fascinating answer with The Shape of Nature, a visually stunning and authoritative guide to the mathematical shapes around you: how they're formed, how they're studied, and how they relate to your life. In 36 lectures, you'll discover the intricate relationship between mathematics and nature, get a pointed introduction to the languages mathematicians use to study shapes and dimensions, and learn how to finally make sense of this abstract—yet undeniably intriguing—subject. And it's all brought to you by Professor Satyan L. Devadoss, a dynamic instructor with an abiding and contagious passion for his field.

The Wealth of Nature: Economics as if Survival Mattered (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 17, 2017
The Wealth of Nature: Economics as if Survival Mattered (repost)

The Wealth of Nature: Economics as if Survival Mattered by John Michael Greer
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0865716730 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,1 MB
Time of Nature and the Nature of Time: Philosophical Perspectives of Time in Natural Sciences

Time of Nature and the Nature of Time: Philosophical Perspectives of Time in Natural Sciences By Christophe Bouton, Philippe Huneman
English | EPUB | 2017 | 403 Pages | ISBN : 3319537237 | 3.58 MB

This volume addresses the question of time from the perspective of the time of nature. Its aim is to provide some insights about the nature of time on the basis of the different uses of the concept of time in natural sciences. Presenting a dialogue between philosophy and science, it features a collection of papers that investigate the representation, modeling and understanding of time as they appear in physics, biology, geology and paleontology.
In the Name of the Great Work: Stalin's Plan for the Transformation of Nature and Its Impact in Eastern Europe

In the Name of the Great Work: Stalin's Plan for the Transformation of Nature and Its Impact in Eastern Europe edited by Doubravka Olesaakovaa
English | September 23, 2016 | ISBN: 178533252X | PDF | 322 pages | 0.7 MB

Ontologies of Nature: Continental Perspectives and Environmental Reorientations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 10, 2017
Ontologies of Nature: Continental Perspectives and Environmental Reorientations

Ontologies of Nature: Continental Perspectives and Environmental Reorientations By Gerard Kuperus, Marjolein Oele
English | PDF | 2017 | 276 Pages | ISBN : 331966235X | 3.24 MB

This volume contains essays that offer both historical and contemporary views of nature, as seen through a hermeneutic, deconstructive, and phenomenological lens. It reaches back to Ancient Greek conceptions of physis in Homer and Empedocles, encompasses 13th century Zen master Dōgen, and extends to include 21st Century Continental Thought.

Imany - The Shape of a Broken Heart (Japanese Edition) (2013)  Music

Posted by Domestos at Oct. 8, 2017
Imany - The Shape of a Broken Heart (Japanese Edition) (2013)

Imany - The Shape of a Broken Heart (Japanese Edition) (2013)
XLD Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) ~ 313.94 Mb + 109.51 Mb (Scans) | 50:24
Pop, Soul, Folk, Singer-Songwriter | Country: France | Label: Respect Records Ltd. (RES-227)

Inspired by the likes of Billie Holiday, Nina Simone, and Tracy Chapman, the latter of whom she is often compared to, Shape of a Broken Heart is the debut album from former French catwalk model Nadia Mladjao, aka Imany. Produced by Malick N'Diaye (Ayo) its 14 English-language tracks offer up a mixture of acoustic folk, heartfelt soul, and passionate blues, and includes the single "You Will Never Know."

An Environmental History of the Middle Ages: The Crucible of Nature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 7, 2017
An Environmental History of the Middle Ages: The Crucible of Nature

An Environmental History of the Middle Ages: The Crucible of Nature by John Aberth
English | October 21st, 2012 | ISBN: 0415779464, 0415779456 | 345 pages | PDF | 5.26 MB

The Middle Ages was a critical and formative time for Western approaches to our natural surroundings.?An Environmental History of the Middle Ages is a unique and unprecedented cultural survey of attitudes towards the environment during this period. Humankind’s relationship with the environment shifted gradually over time from a predominantly adversarial approach to something more overtly collaborative, until a series of ecological crises in the late Middle Ages.