History of cinema and a course on the structure of the brain: how to spend a weekend in the San Francisco Bay Area (may 8-10)

История кино и курс об устройстве мозга: как провести выходные в Сан-Франциско Bay Area (8-10 мая)

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What: English from Puzzle English

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

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Puzzle English is training for effective learning English

Bleed knowledge of English, engaging in a playful way. Learn grammar, expand vocabulary, learn to understand it by ear. Develop all the language skills. Even 20 minutes a day is enough for the result!

Start learning right now.

Cost: free

 

What: Online course “History of cinema

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: Learn how over 100 years, the cinema went from farcical entertainment to one of the most popular and influential art forms.

In this course you will understand the history of cinema, for example, ten paintings, one from each decade. Each film expresses the era and reflects trends as copyright and mass cinema.

Cost: free

 

What: Online course “structure and function of the brain

История кино и курс об устройстве мозга: как провести выходные в Сан-Франциско Bay Area (8-10 мая)

Photo: ShutterstockWhen: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

More info: This is a course of lectures of the physiologist Vyacheslav Dubynin about the structure of the Central nervous system, functions and working of the brain of the person.

During training you will learn what are the functions of the brain: it allows us to think, to remember, to experience emotions. And he controls the whole body: breathing, circulation, digestion, with many different glands. The brain controls sleep processes information from the senses, sends commands to the muscles.

This course is devoted to the structure of the Central nervous system of the person and the work of its departments. During the training you will receive answers to many questions about the structure and working of the brain.

Cost: free

 

What: Online course: “a brief history of the Universe

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: On the course “a brief history of the Universe” you will learn all the most important thing about the life of stars and the background radiation. For example, the fact that due to microwave radiation and study the spectrum of stars we know as there was the heavy chemical elements that transpired in the Universe during the first millions years of existence and what was the first star.

What is the future of the milky way? As stars die? And what is more in the Universe — dark energy or dark matter? In this course you will learn the answers to these and many other interesting questions.

Cost: free

 

What: Online course “the Art of video

История кино и курс об устройстве мозга: как провести выходные в Сан-Франциско Bay Area (8-10 мая)

Photo: ShutterstockWhen: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: video Art — one of the brightest and fastest growing forms of screen art, on which artists work. Their task — to show the audience the reality as if he is encountering it for the first time. Gender inequality, discrimination and the problems of modern capitalism reinterpreted in the works of video artists, using unusual visual images.

Than video art differs from cinema? As the artist controls the viewer’s attention? The video borrows from performance art, painting and sculpture? To these and other questions will be answered by art historian Alexander Perceive in this free online course.

Cost: free

 

What: English for STEM

История кино и курс об устройстве мозга: как провести выходные в Сан-Франциско Bay Area (8-10 мая)

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: STEM is a term used for enterprises such academic disciplines as science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

This course is designed for non-native English speakers seeking to improve skills and lexical knowledge of that language for science. During the course you will learn a lot about the innovation of scientific research and expand vocabulary. You’ll also get new language skills required for scientific information exchange in your community.

Cost: free

 

What: Course “building a reputation

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: With the rapid development of the information space, and technology, each of us becomes a Communicator a potentially huge audience. It is therefore very important to know how to use these opportunities to advance their professional reputation, products or organization.

In this course you will learn about the basic principles of communication, public relations, media relations, content creation for social networks and so on. You will learn the tools to build their reputation, promote services, goods or socially important messages that are successfully building the reputation of the organization and the company.

Cost: free

 

What: a Virtual journey from Switzerland to Italy

История кино и курс об устройстве мозга: как провести выходные в Сан-Франциско Bay Area (8-10 мая)

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: train Trip starts in St. Moritz (Switzerland) on a Sunny day and ends in Tirano (Italy). The route passes through the Alpine Bernina pass. Sit back with a coffee in the Italian style, and watch as the train passes through picturesque villages and along breathtaking cliffs and sparkling blue waters. Along the way you will beat a few records — though virtual: this is the highest railway Alpine crossing in Europe and the highest railway on the continent!

Cost: free

 

What: Online course “the Science of sleep

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: Sleep is one of the most important processes in the human body. In the dream cleaning of neurons, and the rate of excretion of the waste is increased by half. Its absence or overabundance of strong effects on behavior, mood and health of any living creature. Today, the science in this area is rapidly developing, have methods of in vivo monitoring of the condition during sleep.

Is it possible to fully deprive a person of sleep? Where there is maximum change in its lack? Does sleep only on the brain activity or its violation can affect the whole body? About the most important and most mysterious process in the body you will learn on the course “Science of sleep”.

Cost: free

 

What: Intensive “Swift for beginners

When: Friday-Sunday, may 8-10, 8:00 a.m.

Where: Online

Read more: Apple created Swift for iOS and macOS. It is an efficient and easy-to-read programming language. Meet him, enrolling in intensive “Swift for beginners”. In 2 hours you will learn the benefits and capabilities of Swift, will deal with the libraries and will create a simple iOS application.

Cost: free

 

Dear readers! Please note that in the epidemic of the coronavirus, some activities may be cancelled or rescheduled for other dates. Therefore, before you visit suggest you to check information on the website of the organizer.

But we have gathered for you many interesting activities online:

  • you can go to one of the 11 virtual tours of new York.
  • if you’ve been wanting to visit the best museums and theatres, you can now do this from the comfort of home, just follow this link.
  • to access free online courses universities USA, click here.
  • how to spend two weeks at home during the quarantine, see this publication.
  • and here collected 50 free courses on a variety of topics;
  • by clicking on the link, you will be able to visit the most famous castles in Europe;
  • Dozens of free resources to show the isolation we have collected here.

 

In addition, interesting events for every day of the week you can find in our calendar. Come, learn and share with your friends. Before you visit, check on the website of the event details and venue as they can change.

Keep us up to date with what’s happening in your city. Send information about events for the Russian-speaking Diaspora in the mail ad@forumdaily.com.

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