To Better Know a Student - Zach Boerding
Cosmic Clues for DM and Their Implications for a DM Asymmetry Kathryn M. Zurek - University of Michigan Recorded on 2/21/12
Kathryn M. Zurek - University of Michigan
Recorded on 2/21/12
SMU Centennial Symposium: Keynote Address by Duy-Loan Le
Reception and dinner for "The University and the City: Higher Education and the Common Good," including remarks by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and keynote address by Duy-Loan Le, a Texas Instruments Senior Fellow. The relationship between cities and universities was the theme of SMU's Centennial Academic Symposium, held November 10-11, 2011.
SMU Centennial Symposium: Welcome
Welcoming remarks by James K. Hopkins, Symposium Chair and SMU Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor, and by SMU Provost Paul Ludden. They were followed by the opening address of Henry S. Bienen, President Emeritus of Northwestern University, who spoke on "Reflections on a University in a Great City." The symposium, held at SMU November 10-11, 2011, was titled "The University and the City: Higher Education and the Common Good" and examined the relationship between cities and universities.
23.02.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Mit einem Staatsakt in Berlin wird an diesem Donnerstag der Opfer der rechtsextremen Mordserie gedacht. Zu der Veranstaltung im Konzerthaus am Gendarmenmarkt werden rund 1200 Gäste erwartet - darunter die Spitzen der Verfassungsorgane, Bundestagsabgeordnete, Ministerpräsidenten und Angehörige der Opfer. Die Ansprache wird Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merke
FISH DISSECTION VIDEO 2
Video #2 Perch Dissection
Burly Hyperbole Luchador
This computer generated video uses humor to help teach about hyperboles. As two luchadors prepare to fight, one quickly discovers that his opponent, Burly Hyperbole, likes to talk trash and in doing so exaggerates, a lot. Can you spot all of the hyperboles? The trash talking may not be appropriate for younger students unless a discussion is also included on bullying. (03:28)
The Future of the Euro The problems of the eurozone are ultimately malinvestments. In Greece these days the struggle continues about who will ultimately foot the bill for these investments. During the early 2000s an expansionary monetary policy lowered interest rates artificially. Entrepreneurs financed investment projects that only looked profitable due to the low interest rates but were not sustained by real savin
The problems of the eurozone are ultimately malinvestments. In Greece these days the struggle continues about who will ultimately foot the bill for these investments. During the early 2000s an expansionary monetary policy lowered interest rates artificially. Entrepreneurs financed investment projects that only looked profitable due to the low interest rates but were not sustained by real savin
Common Shore Crab Egg Mass and Larvae Being Released
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Common Shore Crab egg mass and lots of tiny larvae being released. As its name suggests, the common shore crab is one of the most common crabs on the British shore. This species is usually dark green in color, although young individuals may have whitish blotches. The carapace of the common shore crab is wider than it is long, and the first pair of walking limbs ('pereopods') have pincers. This is a great resource to
Voices of Haiti: A Post-Quake Odyssey in Verse (Part 6: Take This Body, Storm)
Live performance in Port-au-Prince at Fokal on February 4, 2012. The initial shock of the earthquake has passed but Haiti continues its struggle to overcome both man-made and natural disasters. The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting presents poet Kwame Dawes' multimedia exploration of Haiti's earthquake through the lives, and voices, of Haitians confronting the ongoing consequences of this disaster, especially those living with HIV/AIDS. Featuring Kwame Dawes, composer and performer Kevin Si
National Geographic Live! - Adam Nicolson: The King James Bible
British author Adam Nicolson offers a sweeping look at the work that went into translating the King James Bible, first published 400 years ago and still the most influential Bible translation of all time. (28:33)
Billionaire Batista to U.S.: Make it in America
Sept. 23 - Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista tells Reuters' Chrystia Freeland that if the United States wants to keep more jobs onshore, consumers need to buy more goods made America... even if it means paying a higher price.
La asignatura tiene como objetivo la adquisición de una competencia comunicativa en lengua inglesa dentro del nivel B1 del Marco común europeo de referencia para las lenguas, según el cual "se adquiere cuando el estudiante es capaz de comprender los puntos principales de textos claros y en lengua estándar si tratan sobre cuestiones que le son conocidas, ya sea en situaciones de trabajo, de estudio o de ocio; cuando sabe desenvolverse en la mayor parte de las situaciones que pueden surgir dur
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Katy Perry ProActiv Commercial - Celebrity Endorsement
ProActiv uses Katy Perry to endorse their product. Persuasive techniques, persuasion, persuade, commercial, endorsement, advertising, propaganda (1:01)
Remixing Libraries—New Teen Space Integrates Digital with Books
This 3:34 long video shows one example of how a library is using technology to remake the library to help youth use its services in a new way. It provides many examples of what can be done including checking out cameras and the use of volunteers.
How the Sun Works
Join award winning teacher Jonathan Bergmann as he interactively teaches Astronomy: How the Sun Works. The focus of this lesson is the balance between the sun's internal forces, a hydrostatic equilibrium between a force that prevents the sun from collapsing and a force that holds it together. ( 6:57)
Feed-in tariffs for renewable electricity - Hans-Josef Fell, MP
The adoption of the EEG led directly to the phenomenally successful German feed-in tariff policy. The EEG is the foundation for the technological developments in photovoltaics, biogas, wind power and geothermal energy in Germany, which are admired throughout the world. The underlying principle of the EEG has now been copied in dozens of countries, as well as most Australian states and territories.