Vergil - Bucolica Bilingual - Eclogue I lines 1 - 40
TWC Edwards compiled a very useful text of the Bucolics of Vergil, published in London in 1825 - little studied or read in his day, and even less so nowadays. The poems are broken into sections - the vocabulary (English and Latin), the Syntactic Order is given in Latin, and finally, the poem itself. I am very impressed with this little book as a learning tool, but have found few others that use the same methodology.
Why Are People So Forgiving of Government Failure? Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
enChanting Musical Artifacts in Unlikely Places: Rare Resources in MIT’s Lewis Music Library
There are times when it’s necessary to judge a book by its cover, or a single page, because that’s all that remains. Michael Scott Cuthbert and Nancy Schrock reveal some treasures from MIT’s early music collection which, while often incomplete or damaged, sing volumes about their origins and use.
OERC Symposium 2010: The Transition to Renewables - can it be made in time?
Bob Lloyd speaks at the the 2010 Otago Energy Research Centre Symposium. Held November 24, 2010.
Different Functions of Money
Different Functions of Money. Part of the series: Finance & Investment Tips. Money can be used for basic necessities like food, clothing and shelter, with discretionary income being used for investment or recreation. Learn more about the different uses of money.
Indus Valley Civilization
An ainimated feature that shows what life might have been like during this time period. No narration and so the teacher must provide insights into what the video is showing.
ISS Update - Jan. 3, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Jan. 3, 2011.
Inside the Collections: Paleontology and the Big Bone Room
Paleontology Collections Manager Carl Mehling gives us a behind-the-scenes tour of the Big Bone Room, which houses some of the largest items in the Paleontology collection. Its holdings include one of the largest complete limb bones in the world: the 650-pound thigh bone of the long-necked, plant-eating dinosaur Camarasaurus. Visitors will be able to see this spectacular specimen in the upcoming major exhibition The World's Largest Dinosaurs (April 16, 2011-January 2, 2012), which explores the
JHU Opportunity Journal - Sam in the throwing emporium
Freshman Sam Cook practices in the Johns Hopkins University Track and Field throwing emporium, where the team trains when it isn't able to use an outdoor track.
Video drawing of seated person revolving. Exhibited at LCF Fashion Space Gallery "Drawing Towards Fashion".An exhibition exploring the role of drawing for artists, designers and researchers at London College of Fashion Wednesday 3 October - Wednesday 31 October 2007.
While Barack Obama has rejected the Bush administration’s harsh stance toward Iran, panelists warn that we’re far from the start of fruitful relations, and that achieving real diplomacy will paradoxically require both patience and a sense of urgency.
Suzanna DiMaggio observes the U.S. seeking “areas of comm
U.S. defense chief in China
U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates arrives in China on a visit he hopes will improve military relations.
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Watch plants launch pollen in record time. Read more here: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20827920.200
The Hydro Logic Cycle
The speaker in this video explains that water never disappears -- it just reappears as a different state of matter. The background in the video is a bit distracting. (01:17)
Arbeid en energie : Prezi-presentatie Hier vind je een prezi-presentatie over arbeid, energie en behoud van energie. Voordeel is dat je tijdens de presentatie makkelijker kan inspelen op vragen uit de klas en het is een leuke afwisseling met een klassieke powerpoint.
Hier vind je een prezi-presentatie over arbeid, energie en behoud van energie.
Voordeel is dat je tijdens de presentatie makkelijker kan inspelen op vragen uit de klas en het is een leuke afwisseling met een klassieke powerpoint.
RIM filters porn sites in Indonesia
Blackberry maker agrees to filter pornographic Internet content for Indonesian users to comply with new anti-pornography; Jakarta pursuing greater data access