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# Monthly Archive: January 2016

## 2013 Nobel Prize winner in Economics talks about bubble economy

The Buttonwood Gathering 2013, New York City Bubble economy – Hot market concerns. Prices in property and loan markets have sparked concerns of new bubbles forming that could threaten efforts at stabilizing the economy. Are we seeing the beginnings of a bubble in fixed income, corporate loans, or real estate investment trust markets, for example? […]

## Demonstration of Newton’s 2nd Law of Motion

This is a demonstration of Newton’s 2nd Law of Motion using exercise balls.

## NASA’s New Discovery – The Largest Black Hole In History – Documentary Channel

Largest Black Hole In History – Beyond Space and Science – Documentary Channel A black hole is a mathematically specified region of spacetime showing such a strong gravitational pull that no particle or electro-magnetic radiation could escape from it. The theory of general relativity anticipates that a completely small mass could flaw spacetime to form […]

## Measuring a golden statue | Measurement and data | Early Math | Khan Academy

Measure an object with same-size length units that span it with no gaps or overlaps. Practice this lesson yourself on KhanAcademy.org right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/early-math/cc-early-math-measure-data-topic/cc-early-picture-graphs/e/solving-problems-with-picture-graphs-1?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=EarlyMath Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/early-math/cc-early-math-measure-data-topic/cc-early-picture-graphs/v/picture-graphs?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=EarlyMath Missed the previous lesson? https://www.khanacademy.org/math/early-math/cc-early-math-measure-data-topic/cc-early-math-length-word-problems/v/length-word-problems?utm_source=YT&utm_medium=Desc&utm_campaign=EarlyMath Early Math on Khan Academy: Math begins with counting. It’s the most important skill we learn in our early years and […]