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More than Words: Using Graphs for Discussion

When I have private lessons with upper level students, we often work with articles on a range of topics. We study the vocabulary, look at grammar in context, develop a summary of the key points, and react to the content. 385 more words

Jennifer Lebedev

Earth Day

I believe most of you know what Earth Day is celebrating ^_^ I think this is a great day and there are a lot of activities that could be done everywhere to celebrate it. 152 more words

Mathematical Beauty

Graphs and Genomes

Great blog post from Lex Nederbragt at the University of Oslo about the need for graphs to represent multiple genomes.

On graph-based representations of a (set of) genomes | In between lines of code.

Big Data

YOUR VIEWS: The lack of female candidates

This TNU graph shows the lack of female representation in Westminster candidates standing in Scotland. Just 28% of candidates from the six major parties are women, but does it really matter? 623 more words


Making numbers pop with data journalism

Let’s face it: a story that’s jam-packed with numbers and statistics doesn’t always hold a reader’s attention.

But sometimes, the most informative and useful stories are those that are drawn from specific data. 384 more words