Swimming Great Tom Dolan
This 15 minute video is about Tom Dolan, the 1996 and 2000 Olympic champion in the 400 medley, and how be recovered from a head injury. Studies say that swimming helped saved his life, and without swimming his heart wouldn't be as strong as it was now. I motivating video to show students the importance of physical fitness.
Chechen claims to be oldest woman
Oct. 4 - In Chechnya, Kesi Karuyeva recalls both the Soviet revolution and the Stalin terror, having survived both during what her passport says is a 116-year-long life. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
This two minute video is student created and uses popular images to tell the story. The video lacks depth and main use would be to show other students what they could create.
Beyond Planet Earth Augmented Reality App
Find a Mars-bound spaceship, glimpse a near-Earth asteroid, watch an elevator take off from the Moon, and more in this new augmented reality (AR) app created as companion to the exhibition Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration at the American Museum of Natural History, which opens November 19, 2011. Once Beyond Planet Earth opens in November, collect all 11 AR icons, including a Moon base, NASA's Curiosity Rover, which is scheduled to land on Mars in 2012, all the planets of our
Closing in on Sirte
Oct. 6 - Government forces occupy hotels and military bases in former leader Gaddafi's home town of Sirte. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
C9 Lectures: Mahmoud Saleh - Advanced CRT 1 of n You first met Mahmoud Saleh in an episode of C9::GoingNative covering CRT (C Run-time Library). Mahmoud is the keeper of the CRT(C Run-time Library) at Microsoft, working on the VC++ team as a software engineer. The information presented in that GoingNative episode was introductory in nature and as we expected you asked for more advanced treatm
You first met Mahmoud Saleh in an episode of C9::GoingNative covering CRT (C Run-time Library). Mahmoud is the keeper of the CRT(C Run-time Library) at Microsoft, working on the VC++ team as a software engineer. The information presented in that GoingNative episode was introductory in nature and as we expected you asked for more advanced treatm
14.42 Environmental Policy and Economics (MIT)
This course explores the proper role of government in the regulation of the environment. It will help students develop the tools to estimate the costs and benefits of environmental regulations. These tools will be used to evaluate a series of current policy questions, including: Should air and water pollution regulations be tightened or loosened? What are the costs of climate change in the U.S. and abroad? Is there a "Race to the Bottom" in environmental regulation? Students will help design and
TED402 Session 6 Fall 2011
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Aliki Nicolaides - Exploring Vulnerability & Community in Podcasting
Innovation 20/20 presents Exploring Vulnerability & Community in Podcasting: Creating Educative Spaces that are Robust, Relevant and Real Presented by Aliki Nicolaides, Ph.D. Lifelong Education, Administration and Policy UGA College of Education The University of Georgia copyright 2011
Superman fan gets Clark Kent look
Oct. 18 - A Filipino Superman fan undergoes cosmetic surgery to look like his idol, Clark Kent. Tara Cleary reports.
Sampling and Data: Statistics
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module introduces the concept of statistics, specifically the ability to use statistics to describe data (descriptive statistics) as well as draw conclusions (inferential statistics). An […]
Los Dias-Oompa Loompa
Penrose Tiling CORE-Materials posted a photo: This picture shows a pattern for Penrose tiling, which was constructed using the Penrose substitution rule: the projection is from a lattice in five dimensions to the plane.
CORE-Materials posted a photo:
This picture shows a pattern for Penrose tiling, which was constructed using the Penrose substitution rule: the projection is from a lattice in five dimensions to the plane.
Fact and Opinion
Given a text, students will be able to determine facts and opinions related to it.
Polycopié d'un cours numérisé de l'INSA de Lyon sur la mécanique générale décomposé en dix chapitres. Chapitre 1 - Torseurs - Cours et Exercices Chapitre 2 - Cinématique - Cours et Exercices Chapitre 3 - Les tenseurs cartésiens d'ordre 2 - Cours et Exercices Chapitre 4 - Géométrie des masses - Cours et Exercices Chapitre 5 - Cinétique - Cours et Exercices Chapitre 6 - Théorèmes généraux de la dynamique - Cours et Exercices Chapitre 7 - Equations de Lagrange - Equations d'appels
Beyond Planet Earth Video Contest
Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration, a new exhibition opening at the American Museum of Natural History on November 19, envisions a future when humans explore the next frontier—our solar system and, one day, the Milky Way galaxy. Can you imagine an elevator to the Moon, a lunar habitat, or colonies on Mars? Many scientists believe that one day these are possible. This is your chance to share your original, out-of-this-world take on the future of space exploration—in three m
Apple fans mourn Jobs
Oct. 6 - Tributes pour in from Apple fans across the world after news of the death of Apple co founder Steve Jobs. Simon Hanna reports.
Analysis of the decisions by the ECB and Bank of England
Oct. 6 - Analysis of the day's policy decisions by the Bank of England and European Central Bank.
Interview with Jean-Claude Trichet
Oct. 6 - Jean-Claude Trichet speaks to Insider after presiding over his final meeting as head of the European Central Bank.