Economic recovery: A long road with new horizons
The signs of economic change are all around us, but are they harbingers of something better? INSEAD economics professor Antonio Fatas looks at a world in flux.
Thunderbird Regional Night: Feb 2012 Finale
Thunderbird School of Global Management students perform Feb. 18, 2012, during Europe, Africa and Middle East Regional Night in Glendale, Arizona. http://www.thunderbird.edu
How to draw -Megi Simpson- (The Simpsons)
This short video shows the techniques needed to draw this character. The
video moves rapidly and so stopping it may benefit the students.
Cómo localizar el complemento de régimen en una frase (en español)
El complemento de régimen se caracteriza porque el verbo siempre va acompañado de una preposición que le da sentido. Este video explica su formación con algunos ejemplos. (2:00)
Cómo funciona una central nuclear (en español)
En una central nuclear se pueden distinguir tres edificios:
- Edificio de contención
- Sala de turbinas
- Torre de refrigeración
Al lado podemos encontrar el agua del mar, un río, o un lago.
Utiliza este video para descubrir la estructura interna y externa de una central nuclear. (1:30)
Annie Cattrell, a Senior Research Fellow in De Montfort University gives a talk for the UBVO Seminar Series.
Jim Madigan postgame vs. Maine (Feb. 25, 2012)
The Northeastern men's hockey team suffered a 7-1 setback to No. 11 Maine at Matthews Arena on Saturday night. Junior Vinny Saponari tallied the lone goal for the Huskies as all three NU netminders saw time in the loss. Saponari's goal was of the power play variety, occurring at 8:46 of the first period. Rookie Ludwig Karlsson and sophomore Braden Pimm recorded the assists on the marker. Junior goaltender Chris Rawlings earned the start, but stopped just one shot on Maine's first four attempts
In search of the perfect vacuum part 2 -- Jeremy Webb -- Nothing event
For centuries people believed that a vacuum was impossible, even immoral. Jeremy Webb explains how we got from here to the near-perfect vacuum at the core of the Large Hadron Collider. Watch the other videos from this event to join the team from New Scientist and our of guest speakers for an entertaining evening of amazing insights into nothingness. Find out now nothing shapes the world around us, from the importance of zero to how a few words can kill to understanding the big bang. 13 Novembe
Undergraduate research | CHAR Life Scholars
Public Health and Human Sciences senior Jonathan Wymore talks undergraduate research and the power of mentors.
Best Practices Weekly-Self-Regulation as a Key to Writing
In this Best Practices Weekly video, teacher Elliott reviews an article about Self Regulation as a Key to Writing. This article comes from Journal of Educational Psychology and discusses an experimental study. This article found checklists, graphic organizers, planning guides, goal setting, measuring progress, and charting past scores were useful in self regulation of writing. This is a great resource for teachers to help improve writing in their classrooms. (3:58)
This three-minute video provides an overview of this area in early times. Students would benefit by a map of the area and a timeline. (03:19)
Barn Swallow Hatchlings
This short video gives excellent real life footage of Barn Swallow hatchlings. Students will enjoy seeing the close up views of these almost naked creatures. They will get to listen to the babies call for food and watch as mom feeds them. Not only does the barn swallow have the distinction of being the most widely distributed and abundant of all swallows, it is also one of the most familiar bird species in the world. Having historically bred in caves, today it has almost completely converte
Cybersecurity: mapping the ethical terrain
Governments and society are increasingly reliant on cyber systems. That reliance makes us vulnerable to cyber attacks, which can have powerful impacts on people's lives. Because of this, in liberal democratic societies governments have a duty to ensure cybersecurity in order to protect their citizens and, arguably, the people of other nations. But as recent events following the revelations of Edward Snowden have demonstrated, there is a risk that their pursuit of cybersecurity might overstep the
Trail of Tears
In this video segment adapted from American Experience: "We Shall Remain," reenactments help tell the story of how the Cherokee people were forced from their lands in the southeast. The U.S. government initially promised the Cherokee and other Native American tribes that if they could assimilate into European Americans lifestyles, they would be considered equals. But a new movement in the late 1820s, supported by President Andrew Jackson, promoted removal of Native Americans from the easter
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
“Securing the International Oil Supply”
A panel featuring David Goldwyn, President of Goldwyn International Strategies LLC; Senior Fellow in the Energy Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; former Assistant Secretary of Energy for International Affairs; Scott Nauman, Manager of Economics and Energy in Corporate Planning for ExxonMobil Corporation; and Michael Klare, Five College Professor
Lecture 03 - 9/30/2010
A Bad Case of Stripes read by Sean Astin
The children's book "A Bad Case of Stripes" by David Shannon, read by Sean Astin. More children's books read by famous people at Storyline Online, http://sto...
Cómo fue la vida de Albert Einstein (en español)
Albert Einstein revolucionó el mundo de la ciencia con sus trabajos, que son la base de muchas de las investigaciones de la actualidad. Por ejemplo, el movimiento browniano, el efecto fotoeléctrico o la teoría de la relatividad espacial. Recibió el Premio Nobel y pasó a la historia por la teoría de la relatividad. (2:50)
Attention to Scaling
In this video segment from Cyberchase, the CyberSquad analyzes the bar graph data showing the number of bugs in each room in the Cybrary. After comparing their bar graph to the one created by Hacker, the CyberSquad realizes that the issue may be a difference in scale. This segment is the second of three segments. Check out “Inventing Bar Graphs” to see how the CyberSquad created their bar graph. Watch “The Power of the Whole Picture” to see how they explain the