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What is Machine Learning?

Discover how computers can learn and find out about the three types of machine learning.
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What is Machine Learning?

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Generating Electricity: Biomass

Learn how biomass can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Biomass

Venn and Euler diagrams

Venn and Euler Diagrams

Learn about two ways of representing sets - Venn and Euler diagrams.
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Venn and Euler Diagrams

Algebraic equation for the sum of a series of numbers

Gauss Summation

Learn about the history and math of the Gauss Summation.
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Gauss Summation

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Prime Factors

Learn about prime factorization and least common multiples.
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Prime Factors

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Modular Arithmetic

Learn about a special type of math called clock math.
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Modular Arithmetic

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Introduction to Heat Transfer

Learn about the different ways that heat is transferred.
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Introduction to Heat Transfer

Model of a set

Set Theory

Learn about how we can describe sets and subsets of numbers.
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Set Theory

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AI and Human-Computer Communication

Learn about how artificial intelligence and machine learning help us communicate with computers.
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AI and Human-Computer Communication

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Climate: Polar Regions

Learn about the unique climate found in Earth’s polar regions.
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Climate: Polar Regions

Our climate is changing

Introduction to Climate Change

Learn more about the causes and impacts of global climate change.
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Introduction to Climate Change

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Introduction to Rivers & Streams

Learn about the physical geography, chemistry and ecology of rivers and streams.
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Introduction to Rivers & Streams

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Water Treatment

Learn about how water is treated at municipal water treatment plants.
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Water Treatment

Colourful liquids and periodic table

Describing and Classifying Matter

Learn about the physical and chemical properties of matter.
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Describing and Classifying Matter

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Introduction to Current Electricity

Learn about current electricity and why it should be handled safely
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Introduction to Current Electricity