Child Labor and the Photography of Lewis Hine -- Pt. 1
This is an excellent documentary concerning child labor and the photography of Lewis Hine. Several of his photographs are included. (07:03)
Ronald DePinho, M.D., on employee expectations
On Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, Ronald DePinho, M.D., began his presidency of MD Anderson Cancer Center. Here he shares his expectations of MD Anderson employees. DePinho is internationally recognized for basic and translational research in cancer, aging and age-associated degenerative disorders. He's the fourth full-time president of MD Anderson. DePinho succeeds John Mendelsohn, M.D., who remains on MD Anderson faculty, returning to clinical and translational research as co-director of a new In
ISS Update - Sept. 7, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Sept. 7, 2011.
Open Classroom - 09/07/2011 #2 Dukakis
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This week: 21st Century Challenges to the Conception of Government with Robert Kuttner as Guest Speaker
Human Behavior: Padlock
Humans need to feel physically safe wherever they are, and especially in their own homes.
SEDS-I: Subsatellite in motion (30 frames-second)
An animation of the sub-satellite dynamics of Small Expendable Deployer System Mission I
News #138 - You’re at the right place, just a new face
Ever feel the need to make a change? We get that feeling too. Look around, something’s different. Can you tell? We’ve redesigned our homepage, our iTunes, Twitter, and Facebook logos. Some wait to make changes after the New Year, we’re starting early. Innovative Language is the modern and practical (also the most fun, easy and [...]
Erythemal Index for August 2000 through July 2001: Rotating Globe
The Erythemal Index is a measure of ultraviolet radiation (UV) at ground level on the Earth. UV exists to the left of the visible spectrum and is divided into three components (UV-A, UV-B and UV-C). UV-B (290-320 wavelengths) is the most dangerous form of UV radiation that can reach ground level. Atmospheric ozone shields life at the surface from most of the harmful components of solar radiation. Chemical processes in the atmosphere can effect the level of protection provided by the ozone in the
Zin Zin Zin a Violin! - Elementary Performance
Students from Pleasant Grove Elementary perform the poem "Zin, Zin, Zin a Violin!" by Lloyd Moss. The audio quality is good, considering it is being taped from the audience. Students will enjoy watching the choreography that goes along with their performance. (05:01)
Trout stream that runs through a California coastal forest
Streams carry sediment and nutrients from runoff but are sensitive to pollution. Organisms inhabiting streams have adaptations to hold tightly to the substrate, much like in the intertidal zone. Parts of a stream may be shaded from sunlight, limiting photosynthesis.
How to view and interpret your grade report
The Owl and the Pussycat with Music
An animation following the owl and the pussycat as they embark on there voyage of love and magic in a beautiful pea green boat. The computer animation is set to soothing music. Words from the poem appear on the screen but are not narrated. The video would be great to use with students as they are learning to recognize key words that are included in the poem. (02:40)
Advanced Audio Blog S3 #10 - Comida de la Costa: Food from the Coast
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! On your last night traveling through Peru, your hosts decide to take you to their favorite restaurant on the coast. They tell you about the restaurant’s history and fabulous food, so you’re salivating when the waitress brings you the menu. Unfortunately, almost everything on the menu involves seafood, and you happen [...]
April Rain Song with Music & Narration
This is an AIS Imagery/Poetry student project. The poem "April Rain Song" by Langston Hughes is written on the screen while soothing music, the sound of the rain, and narration can be heard. Text is written on the screen but not in a font that would be likely recognized my smaller children. (04:45)
DNA Study Guide
A colorful one page study guide for studying DNA.
First Generation Student Voices: Samantha Wauls
Samantha Wauls, a master's student in interdisciplinary studies, discusses her experiences as a first generation college student. Produced for the First Generation Voices project for the American Association of State Colleges and Universities. directed and edited by Jacquil Constant (also a first gen college student at CSUN) produced by Krishna Narayanamurti executive producers: Vance Peterson, Stacy Lieberman, Ligeia Polidora associate producer: Shanté Morgan special thanks: President Jolene
NYC Mayors laud post-9/11 economy
Sept 06 - New York City's current and former mayors highlight the revitalization of lower Manhattan in the days leading up to the 10th anniversary of 9/11. Sasha Salama reports.
Chefs@Google: Mark Bello
Mark Bello, founder of Pizza a Casa Pizza School, is a tour-de-force of creativity and energy, sharing his knowledge and love of pizza with unpretentious ease. Born in NYC and raised on the famous thin crust pizzas indigenous to his NY and NJ upbringing, his passion for pizza was put to the test while he worked his way up to an MFA in Sculpture from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. Far from home and in a land of deep-dish and dismal fast-food pizzas, he vowed to feed his need for th