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Selected audio and video science communication pieces

Most recent:

Here’s a big old multimedia data-viz thingy that I did with Peter Aldhous and Adam Becker. It’s best experienced here.

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Most recent explanimation for New Scientist:

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Best-of-the-Web video round-up for New Scientist: a monthly “top ten” video highlighting the most interesting online science videos. This is the Halloween edition, more examples here, here, and here.

Other video and audio

Short, research brief video:

Google goes to near-space

The coldest place in the solar system

Robo-shuttle

Slightly longer narrative video:

Hunting jumbo squid

Robots to get their own operating system (produced in collaboration with a professional cameraman)

Longer, data-graphic driven video + interactive, produced in collaboration with two others:
http://mainsequenceblog.com/2009/08/01/healthcare/

Traditional audio news piece:
http://mainsequenceblog.com/2009/10/07/ion-engine/

Non-traditional audio piece with sound-design to illustrate the central idea:
http://mainsequenceblog.com/2009/10/07/how-to-make-a-computer-out-of-ants/





Curriculum development examples:

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Mathematics Illuminated: a 13-part multimedia series on higher mathematics, aimed at adult learners and high-school math teachers. I developed and wrote the non-video content for this site, including an online textbook, in-class activities, and copy for the web-interactives. Here’s a screen-capture from the interactive that accompanies the chapter on synchronization:

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Circus Physics

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I developed and wrote educational materials to accompany the recent PBS primetime documentary series, “Circus.” The lessons look at the various physical principles at play in famous circus acts. Here’s a screen-capture from the lesson on conservation of energy:

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Samples of my music:

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Water-cycle music, for a water-education center in Boise, ID.
http://mainsequenceblog.com/2009/01/20/water-cycle-music/

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http://www.thesixtyone.com/artist/themainsequence#/artist/themainsequence/songs/