UN truck burned in Ivory Coast
In Ivory Coast, students loyal to incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo burned a United Nations pick-up truck as they accused the UN peacekeeping mission of arming supporters of Gbagbo's rival, Alassane Ouattara. Jon Decker reports.
Flooding worsens in Brazil
Aabout 60 miles north of Rio de Janeiro - torrents of mud and water set off by heavy rains left a trail of destruction - toppling houses, buckling roads and burying entire families. Jon Decker reports.
Spain sells debt to finance crisis
Spain stages a succesful bond sale selling 3 billion euros of its five year bonds.
This video defines the three main purposes authors have for writing: to inform, entertain, or persuade. Examples of each type of writing are shown. ( 2:39)
Secrets Beneath the Ice
Is Antarctica headed for a catastrophic meltdown? New evidence of ancient climate change may hold clues. (52 minutes, 51 seconds)
UMMC Employees Celebrate Leapfrog Recognition
This one-minute video showcases footage from the Leapfrog celebration held on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 to honor the Medical Center being recognized as a Leapfrog Group "Hospital of the Decade." This honor came as a result of the Medical Center being named as one of the nation's best hospitals for patient safety and quality of care for the fifth year in a row. The celebration was held in the Medical Center's Weinberg Atrium, where employees had the opportunity to be photographed with the Leapfr
RMM Dakar 2010 - Planning Familial.
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
Session : Colloque International Interdisciplinaire. Réduction de la mortalité maternelle en Afrique au Sud de Sahara : mieux comprendre pour mieux agir.
Modérateurs : Pierre JAUDOIN (démographe – Ministère Français des Affaires Etrangères) – Mamadou TRAORE (Professeur de gynécologie-obstétrique à l’Université de Bamako, secrétaire de la Société Africaine de Gynécologie-Obstétrique et Vice-Président de la Société Fran
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
There is no narration, but the video does show how to create the form for using Cornell note taking. It gives ideas about taking these notes using a computer. This would be useful as an introduction if the students already understand the basics of how to use the Cornell method.
A Virtual Tour of Martin Luther King's Birthplace
At this website there will be a map of the home. Click on a room of the house and a photograph will appear. Use your mouse to look around the room, or use the controls to zoom in and out. There is also some text that describes the rooms and provides a little background.
Politische Geschichte Frankreichs vom Tod Heinrichs IV. bis zur Selbstherrschaft Ludwigs XIV. III: R
(6. Vorlesung vom 18.11.1996)
Absolute Beginner #2 - Introducing Yourself in Japanese
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! When your Japanese friends introduce you to their other friends from Japan, most of them have been able to speak in your native language. However, today you met someone who speaks only Japanese. The person greets you politely and looks expectantly at you, awaiting your response. You look to your friend, [...]
How to Make a Valentine's Day 'Heart Person' (for Children)
Learn how to make a person from hearts for Valentine's Day in this three-minute crafts video on making a Valentine's 'Heart Person'. The crafter needs construction paper, 'wiggly' eyes, and yarn. This video was created by an elementary school teacher.
Lesson #011, Monday Ascoltate = Listen Leggete = Read Ripetete = Repeat Rispondete = Answer Scrivete = Write Aprite i libri = Open your books Chiudete i libri = Close your books Fate l'esercizio = Do the exercise Capite? = Do you understand? Ancora una volta! = One more time! Attenzione! = Be careful! or Pay attention! Giusto! = Correct! Benissimo! = Very good! Sbagliato! = Wrong! Tutti insieme! = All together!
Ascoltate = Listen
Leggete = Read
Ripetete = Repeat
Rispondete = Answer
Scrivete = Write
Aprite i libri = Open your books
Chiudete i libri = Close your books
Fate l'esercizio = Do the exercise
Capite? = Do you understand?
Ancora una volta! = One more time!
Attenzione! = Be careful! or Pay attention!
Giusto! = Correct!
Benissimo! = Very good!
Sbagliato! = Wrong!
Tutti insieme! = All together!
9. Tell Me A Little Bit About You (Listen Up & Learn)
Learn Italian with www.LearnItalianPod.com – Episode #9 of the extra-useful “Listen Up & Learn” lesson series is entitled “Tell Me A Little Bit About You” – Listen to our Italian friend Maria talking about her life: who she is, where she lives and what she does, and train your ears to listen and truly understand [...]
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 16.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Sonntag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.TUNIS: Nach dem Sturz des tunesischen Präsidenten Ben Ali bleibt die Lage angespannt. Trotz des Ausnahmezustands und einer Ausgangssperre waren in der Nacht in der Hauptstadt Tunis wieder Schüsse zu hören. In einigen Vierteln bewaffneten sich Bürger mit Stöcken und bildeten Milizen, um ihre Häuser vor Plündere
"Come to the Carpet"-A Song to Transition to Carpet Time
This brief video \