SAMPLE ALL THE FLAVORS!Increasingly, Vanderbilt instructors are incorporating blogs into their course design. Course Blogs at Vanderbilt is a mash-up of live feeds representing a wide variety of Vanderbilt courses that use blogging to help students reflect on, comment about, and introduce new ideas to course material. Click on the blog title to view the originating course blog. You can also click on the Participating Blogs tab for links to each blog.
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The Drake Equation by XKCD The Drake Equation allows us to predict the amount of communicative extraterrestrial civilizations. In 1961, Frank Drake proposed this equation to “guestimate” the possibility of life. The equation includes factors such as the number of planets that could support life, the fraction of those with the ability to create intelligent… Continue reading → Continue reading