Model 1 Mechanics 1
Basketball Stretching Tips
This 2:31 long video gives examples of how to stretch before playing any sport, including basketball.
The week ahead: August 11th 2011
An important anniversary for currency markets, a poignant ceremony for Berliners and a dangerous horse race for the Sienese
Plenary 4: P4-4 and P4-5 (July 28, 2011)
P4-4 W, Z and Top: An Overview - Joao Guimaraes
P4-5 Jets in Standard Model and Beyond Standard Model Physics - Gavin Salam
El Nino Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly: January 1997 through December 1997
An animation of sea surface temperature anomaly in the Pacific from January, 1997, through December, 1997, as measured by NOAA AVHRR
What's New in CNXML 0.6
A guide to the changes made in the 0.6 version of the Connexions Markup Language (CNXML 0.6). Written with experienced authors in mind, this document features a list of new elements, new attributes, and changes made to existing elements. It also includes code examples and links to other CNXML resources.
Babbage: August 4th 2011
Foxconn, China's largest private employer, builds a robotic workforce, the Shady RAT hack attack and the perils of putting your picture online
04.08.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Nach dem Weltsicherheitsrat hat auch der Generalsekretär der Vereinten Nationen, Ban Ki Moon, ein Ende der Gewalt gegen die Opposition in Syrien verlangt. Der Tod so vieler Demonstranten sei grausam und schockierend, sagte er in New York. Ban kündigte an, direkten Kontakt mit Syriens Präsident
Small shrub habitat at the highest elevation of the Mojave desert
This habitat is found at the highest elevation of the Mojave desert where the coolest temperatures and most moisture is available. The green color of the shrubs shows the water and nutrient needs of the plants are being met.
Basic Overview of Probability
In this eight-minute video, Sal Khan of Khan Academy, gives an introduction to probability using computer software.
ISS Update - August 8, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Aug. 8, 2011.
Permission to Play: Game Changing Research
Are there now too many issues attached to the practice of play for it to be just plain fun? Nickelodeon executive Jane Gould describes a study on kids’ play that reveals real tensions within the family on the subject. Although parents feel confused and conflicted, and kids stifled and controlled, families are managing to find
MIT Assistive Technology: Universal Access
The MIT Assistive Technology Group is a team of students who were winners of this year’s IDEAS competition. This video was created as part of their submission to the MS Society’s Da Vinci Awards.
Great Zoom into Channel Islands, CA (Anacapa Island)
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
"Neurasthenia" by Mary Robinson (poetry reading)
Neurasthenia is the old-fashioned name for what was later called ME (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis) and still more recently CFS (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome). The poem is a rarity because it is in the voice of the patient. It is over 100 years old. But nothing has changed, as you can see from this essay by a learned doctor of the time: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2621644/pdf/jnma00852-0022.pdf The only change has been the name which reflects what doctors currently believe to be the
Dude You Hit Me With a Train!
American Soul: The DuSable Museum of African American History
Founded in 1961, the DuSable is one of the first African-American museums in the country. The museum follows African-American history from its beginning on the shores of Africa to a celebration of African-American achievements including Bessie Coleman, the nation’s first black female aviator; World War II Tuskegee airmen; Major Robert Lawrence, the nation’s first black astronaut; and Harold Washington, Chicago’s first black mayor.The museum is dedicated to the collection, prese
The Eye of the Whale Documentary
One man’s personal journey to draw attention to the plight of the whales through his historic, one of a kind, photo documentation. Video also has whale sounds. (7:20)
Writing Framework: Recount Gr. K-2