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Roundup – for Educators & Teaching! – of Short Films that Address STEM Topics | via @MovingImageNYC
This is rad. The Museum of the Moving Image have compiled a ‘Teacher’s Guide‘ (PDF) of 50 science- and STEM-topical films that address everything from genetics and physics to evolution and chemistry. These are all short films (so easily digested in the classroom) and as a bonus each entry includes off-site ‘resources’ linked from within the PDF. For instance the inclusion of Yellow Rain links to a National Institute of Health EMBO report and a Nonproliferation Review article from 2001.
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