Chapter 01 - English Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs
Chapter 1: Tom Tit Tot. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Joy Chan. (11:02)
How to Build A Road (Interactive)
The Alaska Highway is a stretch of road that runs 1,520 miles from Dawson Creek, British Columbia to Fairbanks, Alaska. Its construction began in 1942 in the discontinuous permafrost zone, where the soil is frozen solid in some places and boggy in others. In this interactive activity from the American Experience Web site, learn about the unexpected geology and weather-related challenges faced by Army road crews as they built over frozen earth and swampland in the midst of changing temp
BBC The Story of India PART 6 OF 24
15:00 The Teachings of Buddha and a little history of his life, a great Indian Story with beautiful pictures.
The story of India - amazing BBC documentary series part (3 of 7)
The Story of India is a BBC TV documentary series, written and presented by historian Michael Wood, about the 10,000-year history of the Indian subcontinent ...
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America's next generation - tale of 2 childhoods
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A visit to an animal farm in Hampshire, U.K.
Two young students explore where their food comes from and they visit a lamb farm in Hampshire. They talk with the farmer about the farm and the quality of its meat products.
Mini Cupcake Bouquet with the World's Premier Culinary College
Get the Recipe: http://www.ciaculinaryintelligence.com/2012/05/a-beautiful-spring-cupcake-bouquet-for-mothers-day.html The Culinary Institute of America is the world's premier culinary college. Culinary school Chef-Instructor Melissa Walnock demonstrates how to prepare a Mini Cupcake Bouquet. For more information about our cooking school, please visit www.ciachef.edu.
Four Peaks: Hacking Edu
This May, Four Peaks powered by the MCDM, calls on us all to boldly re-imagine higher education, moving away from an industrialized, hierarchical model to a more nimble, collaborative one. How do we need to learn? What are we willing to pay for? What are the essential skills of a 21st century workforce? What are emerging trends are already disrupting the traditional model of lecture-based, degree programs? Watch the discussion that was taped live from HuskyFest at the University of Washingt
BBC documentary history of computers part 1.
7:29 The BBC broadcasted in 1991 the serie 'The dream machine'. This scene is about the tragic story of Alan Turing, the "father" of the modern computer. During the Second World War he devised a number of techniques for breaking German telegraph codes. After the war Alan Turing worked at the National Physical Laboratory, where he created one of the first designs for a stored-program computer, the ACE. This series of the BBC was broadcasted in 1991.
BBC documentary history of computers part 4
9:26 The BBC broadcasted in 1991 the serie 'The dream machine', this is part 4.
In this part we see the the computer manufacturers overlooked that
company's won't buy their computer without software, and writing
software cost up to 4x the price of the machine itself.
Sammet, Historian of Progamming language, explains binairy code and we also see the brandnew IBM 1401 computer of the American Harvard Association which is started up by Ameri
BBC documentary history of computers part 5
9:58 The BBC broadcasted in 1991 the serie 'The dream machine'. In this part we see Dick Davis Senior V.P. Bank of America, Paul Ceruzzi Curator of Computing of Smithsonian Institution talks about development of transistors, we see Geoffrey Dummer who was the first person to conceptualise the integrated circuit, and Robert Noyce of Fairchild Semiconductor who produced the first manufacturable integrated circuit. Also shown is Gordon Moore co-founder of Intel.
Darius Rucker's South Carolina
In this American History video, brought to you by the History Channel, Darius Rucker from Hootie and the Blowfish talks about his home state of South Carolina and how much he loves the country cooking, specifically okra soup. (1:15)
Using a Course Management System (CMS)
This module focuses on tools commonly found in a Course or Learning Management System and the competencies that instructors need to develop to use these tools effectively in their course.
KET Image Bank: Reptiles (Interactive)
The KET Image Bank is a collection of royalty-free photographs available for educational use. The pictures are arranged in interactive catalogs. Click on the "view" button to look through the list of images in the catalog and then click on the name of the reptile you would like to view. On that page, you will find a thumbnail of an image or images, along with a paragraph about the animal. Clicking on the thumbnail will take you to a high resolution image you can download.
Do Lectures: Why Can't a Role Model Come in a Bottle
They can be small Do’s or big Do’s or just extraordinary Do’s. But when you listen to the story of, why can’t a role model come in a bottle? This is what drives Method to make the lowest impact cleaning products you can buy. Adam Lowry, Method’s ‘Chief Greens Keeper’ .
These speeches light a fire in your belly to go and Do your thing, your
passion, the thing that sits in the back of your head each day, just
waiting, and waiting f
A massive coal fire has been burning in Centralia, Pennsylvania since the early 1960s. In the 1980s, the town was abandoned for safety reasons. In this video clip, see what happens to a town after 25 years. (2:20)