Ever get stumped by a basic physics question you should know the answer to? Or do you love learning about our universe but only have five minutes before you should be doing something else? Minute Physics is a great source for learning, or just answering some cool questions. It is a YouTube channel where a well versed narrator explains basic or complex physics concepts in minutes (despite the name, they can be up to three or four minutes long) in addition to him drawing basic, understandable, and witty pictures and diagrams to illustrate the point.
Simply go to https://www.youtube.com/user/minutephysics and choose from a variety of fun and interesting concepts, like Is it Better to Walk or Run in the Rain?, to Why is it Dark at Night?, to or even Minute Physics: What is Dark Matter? Enjoy!
Nathan Smith is Director of Technology for the College of Education and Human Services at Utah State University. In that role, he also directs The Adele & Dale Young Education Technology Center (The YETC) located in room 170 of the Education Building on Utah State University's Logan campus. The YETC is a combination student openaccess computer facility, a K12 curriculum materials library, a NASA Educator Resource Center for Utah, and a technology training center.
Nathan served eight years (20042012) on the Board of Directors for the Utah Coalition for Education Technology (UCET) He was reelected in 2014 to serve another two year term on the board.
A former elementary school teacher, Nathan has taught students every age from young children to senior citizens. He has had the opportunity beginning in 2011 to train international high school teachers from all over the world about technology in education, through the U.S. State