2012 Jack Breslin Distinguished Staff Awards Program
2012 Ruth Jameyson Above and Beyond award winner: Tanja Brady | systems assistantint II, Department of Physiology, College of Human Medicine. Tanja is a support staff member pursuing a post-baccalaureate degree, while also performing "Above and Beyond" in the scope of her duties at MSU. Six staff employees received the 35th annual Jack Breslin Distinguished Staff Award May 1. The winners each received $2,500 and were be honored with a reception at the Breslin Student Events Center. "Each n
Starfish Climbing Wall
This video has good imaging and content. It's neat to see how many "legs" they have if you've never seen one up close before. (1:01)
La Antigua China - parte 1 de 2
Documental didáctico perteneciente a la colección Exploradores de la Historia. Muy buen video para niños. (8:42)
ISS Update - June 28, 2012
The International Space Station video update for June 28, 2012.
TALAT Lecture 5103: Corrosion Control of Aluminium - Forms of Corrosion and Prevention
This lecture helps to understand the corrosion principles and to select protection methods; it explains how to use aluminium optimally even in aggressive environments. Some knowledge in aluminium metallurgy and general electrochemistry is assumed.
Green Careers: Sustainable Agriculture.
This video provides an inside look at an organic farm and an organic retail store and discusses the day-to-day challenges and rewards of working in this field.
6.336J Introduction to Numerical Simulation (SMA 5211) (MIT)
6.336J is an introduction to computational techniques for the simulation of a large variety of engineering and physical systems. Applications are drawn from aerospace, mechanical, electrical, chemical and biological engineering, and materials science. Topics include: mathematical formulations; network problems; sparse direct and iterative matrix solution techniques; Newton methods for nonlinear problems; discretization methods for ordinary, time-periodic and partial differential equations, fast
Breakingviews: New French cabinet won't scare the horses
May 17 - Chris Hughes of Breakingviews says French politicians will toe the line on Europe, but the question is whether president Francois Hollande's new cabinet will tackle reform at home.
Presentazione TILT Database
By: sfwebm Breve presentazione del TILT trip-database ad uso di WEBM.org http://tilt.tripdatabase.com/
MSU/Mexico: New Initiatives
Michigan State University students and faculty making a difference in the lives of children in Mexico.
Anatomy and Physiology Support Site
Support site for anatomy and physiology. Contains videos, powerpoints and etext download.
Senior Montage: NYIT Commencement 2012
Images and Video of the NYIT Class of 2012 shown at the NYIT Commencement on May 20, 2012 Congrats to all the graduates!
Lindsay R Boring.mov
Lindsay R. Boring, director of the Joseph W. Jones Ecological Research Center at Ichauway in southwest Georgia, spoke at the 2012 UGA graduate Commencement exercise. As director, Boring leads the conservation, research and educational programs of the Ecological Research Center, which is sponsored by the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation. An alumnus of UGA, Boring's personal research interests include topics in forest ecology related to forest management, such as fire ecology, productivity and biogeo
"System of Rice Intensification" in Cambodia.
The System of Rice Intensification (SRI) is an organic method of increasing the yield of rice. The method was developed in the 1980s by Henri de Laulanie in Madagascar.
It's No Laughing Matter: Analyzing Political Cartoons
This is an interesting learning activity from the Library of Congress on the subject of political cartoons. This would be appropriate for Social Studies, Humanities, Government , Journalism or History classes. Student are taught how to analyze and decode cartoons and about persuasive techniques often employed by political cartoonists to promote their individual message such as symbolism, exxageration and analogy. Students view exampl
3.35 Fracture and Fatigue (MIT)
Investigation of linear elastic and elastic-plastic fracture mechanics. Topics include microstructural effects on fracture in metals, ceramics, polymers, thin films, biological materials and composites, toughening mechanisms, crack growth resistance and creep fracture. Also covered: interface fracture mechanics, fatigue damage and dislocation substructures in single crystals, stress- and strain-life approach to fatigue, fatigue crack growth models and mechanisms, variable amplitude fatigue, corr
"Spring is Here" Song
In this English time video, students will enjoy the sights and sounds of spring with this cute song "Spring Is Here". They will see flowers, bees, trees, etc...all the things that are symbolic of spring. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (1:14)
Chapter 02 - Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
Chapter 2: The Hunt. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Cori Samuel. (06:28)
Rate Tornado Damage (Interactive)
The whirling winds of tornadoes can produce damage that ranges from broken tree limbs to a block of houses swept from their foundations. They can inflict utter devastation across a wide swath of land or, remarkably, destroy one house and leave others on either side largely untouched. In this interactive activity from NOVA Online, you will evaluate scenes of destruction utilizing the most widely used scale for assessing a tornado's intensity, the Fujita scale.