Dieser Medienwechsel hat sich schon oft bewährt, um Studierende zusätzlich zur Mitarbeit zu motivieren.“ —Prof. Alexander Benlian, Technische Universität Darmstadt „PINGO bietet eine gute Möglichkeit die Lehre mit unterhaltenden Elementen aufzulockern und die Aufmerksamkeit der Studierenden zu steigern.
Im Nebeneffekt haben diese Elemente für die Studierenden re- kapitulierende und verfestigende und für die Lehre optimierende Wirkung.“ —Prof.
RADC was established in 2014 in Salekhard (the capital of Ya NAO, located on the Arctic Circle) on the orders of President Vladimir Putin and Ya NAO Governor Dmitriy Kobylkin.
Since then the Centre has sent seven expeditions to different parts of the Yamal Peninsula, and I was able to participate in four of them.
It rapidly became world famous as the Yamal crater, holding secrets to the degasification of the Earth’s core.
The region south of the Kara Sea (Figure 1) is part of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District (Ya NAO), and the crater has attracted great attention partly because of its proximity (only 3.5 km) to the Bovanenkovo-Ukhta high pressure gas pipeline – and also its size: the average diameter of the crater and the parapet are 26 and 37m respectively, while its depth is about 50m (Figure 2) [1-8, 11].
They also point out IBM and Linden Labs announced yesterday they have successfully moved an avatar from Second Life to an Open Sim server.
As virtual worlds gain more traction, and the ability to interact with other virtual worlds, we may see more business meetings being held in virtual environments.Climate change is threatening archeological sites in N. T.'s Mackenzie Delta, says University of Toronto professor Max Friesen.He says thawing permafrost is endangering sites and artifacts dating back thousands of years.Rugged Canadian Rocky Mountains, brilliant white glaciers and a lone rocky hut.It’s a daunting route past pristine lakes and up treacherous scree slopes or a technical mountaineering route with glacier travel, but a visit to the Abbot Pass Alpine Hut is a must for mountaineers and a triumph for hikers.The traditional names of the park are Akami-uapishku, an Innu word meaning White Mountains across, and Kak Kasuak, a Labrador Inuit word for mountain.