March 13th, 2008

Mr. Twister

Элем Климов, "Добро пожаловать, или Посторонним вход воспрещен" (1964)

Элем Климов, "Добро пожаловать, или Посторонним вход воспрещен" (1964) [1], [2], [3].

Первый раз в жизни: не просто показали детям нечто игрушечное, а пересмотрели вместе с ними серьёзную картину.
Mr. Twister

Новости образования

Chicago Tribune -- The Consortium on Chicago School Research at the University of Chicago analyzed data on 5,100 Chicago public high school graduates in 2005, and interviewed 105 students in three high schools.

Among the key findings, researchers found that teachers and school culture had more influence than parents did on whether students went on to four-year colleges.

Вдумайтесь в эти слова, друзья мои. Вдумайтесь в эти слова.
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Mr. Twister

Это стохастический анализ. Это дифференциальные уравнения в частных производных

WSJ -- In the audience, Myron Scholes -- Nobel laureate in finance, veteran of the Long-Term Capital Management hedge-fund debacle and now chairman of his own hedge fund -- was listening and scribbling on a yellow legal pad. His conclusion, one gaining momentum, is that the government eventually will spend a lot of taxpayer money to clean up the current credit mess and prevent economic catastrophe.

"I think they should at least be thinking about it," he said. "If you're going to do it anyway, why not do it sooner?"
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