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Microworld: Green Globs

My all-time favorite piece of software is Graphing Equations and Green Globs. The program has several components but Green Globs is what stole my heart.  Figure 11-7 The game is simple to understand. When you start up the novice game, thirteen globs appear randomly scattered on a coordinate grid. (See figure 11-7.) The student’s goal …

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Video: Quantum Physics for 7 Year Olds & What Teaching is all About

I’ve always been intrigued with physics ever since I nearly failed it in my freshman year. What was it about physics that I found so difficult? Well fast forward 57 years and I’m now taking this course “Exploring the Universe (ETU): A Non-Mathematical Look at the 20th Century Physics and Cosmology” to find out why …

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