Hot Science/Cool Talks – Topic: Spiral Galaxies.

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The talk topic is Spiral Galaxies.  We brought a variety of models and displays to the expo, reviewed proportions with the calipers, looked for the Golden Ratio in the ant, the zebra and people’s arms and hands.  Next we looked at the pieces of Hurricane Sandy which are proportioned to the Golden Ratio.  We used a clear spiral to confirm

A great experience guest lecturing at UTeach

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I really enjoyed the opportunity to guest lecture at Megan Raby’s Perspectives class this week. The class is all about relating history to math and science.  Michelle Tat came with and we ran through the Navigation Field trip activities we created for the La Belle Exhibit at the Texas State History Museum.  Alex Li also came to assist the afternoon