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the art or process, originally Japanese, of paper folding
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Origami

The code name for Microsoft's earlier mobile PC specification. See Ultra-Mobile PC.
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Matthew Shlian, in collaboration with Max Shtein, material scientist and engineer at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, began exploring the question, "Can we make solar cells more efficient by using paper folding and cutting techniques?" The limitation of stationary solar panels is that they are only at maximum efficiency for a limited amount of time during the day.
Bringing the museum's oriental collection to life, the family events will include flower arranging sessions, the chance to learn paper folding techniques and watch a kanji calligrapher at work.
Traditional Japanese Origami Kit is designed for paper folding newcomers who want an easy step-by-step introduction to origami art, and pairs a 64-page instruction book with some 70 pieces of illustrated origami paper--everything needed to put origami together.
Origami Craft Using paper folding in crafty ways to create ornaments, mini-books, and more.
The art of paper folding will be taught during a workshop for children over eight-years-old or adults, by Origami master Dimmis Petrides from Greece.
According to Xu, Zhezhi is China's own ancient art of paper folding that is said to pre-date Japanese origami.
The 35-year-old Dubai resident's shot of seven pieces of origami -- the traditional Japanese art of paper folding -- impressed our judges for its creativity.
Escalade's Martin Yale business unit manufactures and distributes information security and print finishing products including paper folding machines, paper cutters/trimmers, paper hole punches, data shredders and office accessories.
The purpose of this article is to describe a couple of challenging mathematical problems that involve paper folding. These problem solving tasks can be used to foster geometric and algebraic thinking among students.
2.2 Stage 2--Replication of paper folding activity in GeoGebra
The event provided the ladies with a chance to learn origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, and Japanese calligraphy, which includes several different styles using bamboo brushes and ink.
Volunteers will be on hand to teach visitors of all ages the art of origami paper folding.