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PatternMagix Construction Kit Software (2001)
Design Expo demonstration from CHI 2001. Patternmagix is a game-like software construction kit. Its constructive-dialogic style of interaction supports learning through playful exploration. In the course of creating colorful...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: CHI; constructive-dialogic interaction; negotiational control; learning; geometric symmetry; patterns
Duration: 00:05:38
Popularity (downloads): 380
 
ACM UIST 1997 - Interactive beautifiaction: A technique for rapid geometric design (1997)
We propose interactive beautification, a technique for rapid geometric design and introduce the technique and its algorithm with a protoype system Pegasus. The motivation is to solve a problem...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: UIST; beautification; constraints; drawing programs; pen-based computing; sketching
Duration: 00:06:15
Popularity (downloads): 541
 
NASA Connect - VT - Parallax (2004)
NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists determined the distance between the earth and the sun. The video also explores the geometric technique called parallax.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Parallax; Astronomical Unit; Earth; Sun; Kepler; Ratio; Baseline Unit; Geometric Technique; Scale; Right Angle; Triangulation; Vertex Angle;
Duration: 00:06:36
Popularity (downloads): 1576
 
NASA Connect - TWM - Kite Student Activity (2002)
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity investigating kites and their impact on the early stages of flight. The activity uses math concepts such as geometric shapes, aspect ratios,...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Drag; Lift; Student Activity; Kite; Sail Area; Base; Height; Trapezoidal; Aspect Ratio; Span;
Duration: 00:05:15
Popularity (downloads): 1182
 
NASA Connect - FOFE - Aircraft Design Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in a web activity that teaches how to use different shapes to design different aircraft. The segment also features an online tutorial for instruction in...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Tuturial; Aircraft; Design; Geometric Shapes; Algebraic; Wing Area; Aspect Ratio; Catapult; Portable Glider Catapult; Wingspan; Root Chord; Tip Chord; Average Chord;
Duration: 00:04:38
Popularity (downloads): 1412
 
NASA Connect - FOFE - Plane Math Web Activity (2004)
NASA Connect segment involving students in a web activity featuring the Plane Math Website to teach students about aeronautical principles, geometric and algebraic math concepts, and aircraft design.

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activty; Geometry; Algeba; Aircraft Design; Web Activity; Aeronautical Principles; Website;
Duration: 00:01:43
Popularity (downloads): 1298
 
ACM UIST 2000 - Dynamic space management for user interfaces (2000)
We describe the representation: provide efficient incremental algorithms for adding and deleting full-space rectangles and for querying the empty-space representation, and show several allocation strategies that the representation make possible....

Genre: Educational
Keywords: UIST; display layout; geometric modeling; overlap avoidance; space allocation; spatial data structures; user interface design; window management
Duration: 00:04:49
Popularity (downloads): 518
 
UIST 2002 - PointRight: Experience with Flexible Input Redirection in Interactive Workspaces (2000)
We describe the design of and experience with PointRight, a peer-to-peer pointer and keyboard redirection system tha operates in multi-machine, multiuser environments. PointRight employs a geometric moel for redirecting...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: UIST; Input redrection; ubiquitous computing; multi-display environments
Duration: 00:03:02
Popularity (downloads): 574
 
Oceanfloor Legacy, segment 06 of 14 (1991)
The process of sea floor mapping is discussed

Genre: Documentary
Keywords: Ocean;Radioactive waste;San Francisco;
Duration: 00:02:13
Popularity (downloads): 457
 
NASA Connect - The Venus Transit (2004)
NASA Connect Video containing six segments as described below. NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists determined the distance between the earth and the sun. The video also explores the...

Genre: Educational
Keywords: NASA Connect; Parallax; Astronomical Unit; Earth; Sun; Kepler; Ratio; Baseline Unit; Geometric Technique; Scale; Right Angle; Triangulation; Vertex Angle; Graphing; Measurement; Student Activity; Solar System; Scale Models; Scale Drawings; Centimeter; Kilometer; Distance; Miles; Inches; Meters; Height; Width; Measurement Unit; Baseline; Voyager One Spacecraft; Universe; Venus Transit; Solar Eclipse; Radar; International Network of Amateur Astronomers; Planets; Stars; Transits;
Duration: 00:28:35
Popularity (downloads): 1900
 

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