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
Hitler and the Third Reich
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Spring Semester 2010. The Third Reich is one of the most notorious, discussed and horrific periods of our age and although it is also very well researched, still raises many questions: How could a man like Hitler gain so much power? How could a whole nation ‘fall’ for the Nazi ideology? Why the Jews ..? In this module we will aim to deal with these and other questions about the time between 1933
(Part 5 of 9) David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Dedication Ceremony (2011)
David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Dedication Ceremony with Dr. Jacqueline A. Lees, Associate Director, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research. March 4, 2011. (Part 5 of 9)
Oracle octopus predicts the outcome of Germany-USA match
Following in the footsteps of her predecessor Paul the Octopus, Regina is Germany's latest animal oracle to predict the outcome of World Cup matches. Her challenge this time? To pick who will be Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Lifestyle News: http://smarturl.it/LifestyleNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, nat
Virtual Maths, Cylinder - Calculating Volume and Height
Interactive exercise demonstrating how to calculate the volume and height of a cylinder (includes links to other useful resources)
The Role of Advanced VR Interfaces in Knowledge Management and Their Relevance to CAD
This paper introduces knowledge management and computer aided visualisation as a key in establishing both valuation and value creation capabilities in the enterprise where dissemination of knowledge and effective sharing of information through collaboration spur creativity and stimulate business practices. The paper draws an original approach for the design and development of a universal information/knowledge visualisation tool and outlines the mechanics that enable the working prototype that fo
Home School Knowledge Exchange: activities and conceptualisations
In this paper, we wish to do two things. The first is to give an account of research undertaken on the Home School Knowledge Exchange project. The second is to examine some conceptualisations relevant to this area in the light of our experiences on the project. The project Children live and learn in two very different worlds - those of home and school. These worlds are often kept separate from each other. The project has been working to bridge this divide by bringing together parents, teachers
This video provides a clever way to remember the steps for long division—divide, multiply, subtract, and bring down—with a division rap. (0:55)
This sing-along video features students performing a Rounding Rap song that describes the basic steps for rounding numbers. (2:40)
A Family-run Airline Business in the Wilderness of Alaska - Part 7
This informational video describes the dangers and challenges of flying an airplane through fog in the wilderness of Alaska. The video is filmed from the pilot's perspective. (2:10)