No pain and still no gain for Credit Suisse: Breakingviews
Feb. 9 - The upfront pain of restructuring at Credit Suisse will only pay off if business picks up this year.
Breakingviews: Analyzing the American Dream
Feb 9 - Breakingviews columnists discuss the $25 bln U.S. mortgage settlement and how renters should start flexing some muscle in the housing debate.
James Rosenquist: F-111 | MoMA
James Rosenquist: F-111 January 25-July 30, 2012 Audio courtesy of Acoustiguide James Rosenquist. F-111. 1964-65. Oil on canvas with aluminum, 23 sections. 10 x 86' (304.8 x 2621.3 cm). Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alex L. Hillman and Lillie P. Bliss Bequest (both by exchange). © 2012 James Rosenquist/Licensed by VAGA, New York
Nuclear Waste: Yucca Mountain
What happens to nuclear waste? This video segment adapted from FRONTLINE explores the controversy surrounding the United States' first nuclear repository site.
Learn the Months of the Year in Spanish Song
This is a simple children's song in Spanish by Miss Rosi to teach the months of the year. The 12 months are shown along with a picture of the changing seasons. The name of the written name of the month is shown in large letters to make it easy for beginning readers.
Emperor Penguins Speed Launch Out of the Water
Photographer Paul Nicklen captures unique video of emperor penguins soaring the sea and launching their bodies out of the water onto the ice. Scientists have discovered the secret of their speed — bubbles. (02:51)
My Financial Aid
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation making it the first community college in Florid
A Tale of Tacos
The 2013 Class Council and Aramark food services join forces to attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the longest continuous taco chain. How many tacos can YOU eat? Music: "Lagoa-v1" by Incompetech http://music.incompetech.com/royaltyfree2/Lagoa%20v1.mp3 Creative Commons license by attribution 3.0
The Story of SUNY Oswego: Chapter 5, Athletic Spirit
SUNY Oswego alum and SportsCenter anchor Steve Levy '87 narrates the winning story of the college's athletic programs over the years.
Dr. Seuss The Butter Battle Book
This 24 minute animation is an excellent video to show students and to teach them about what can cause wars. For older students, but the songs and animation should hold the attention of all students. An excellent creative writing motivator as well.
An advertisement is presented before the video. This two-minute video is about the Ghana empire, located in West Africa. It tells how it became a wealthy empire because they were in the center of the caravan routes and taxed other Muslims, during the gold-salt trade. The people of Ghana didn't want to adopt the Muslim religion, but later on, the desert Arabs invaded their territory and forced them to practice the Muslim religion, or else they would be killed.
Bio-art : Quand l'art rencontre la science
Konstantia Koutouki est chercheure régulière au CRDP et professeure à la Faculté de droit de l'Université de Montréal. Ernestine Daubner, est lecturer, Art History Department and MFA Studio Concordia University et professeure associée au Centre interuniversitaire des arts médiatiques (CIAM), UQAM.
Don Quijote de la Mancha (en español)
Alonso Quijano enloquece leyendo novelas de caballería y recorre los campos con su caballo en busca de aventuras. Sancho Panza le acompaña a lomos de su burro. Se trata de una obra llena de situaciones cómicas que sigue dando la vuelta al mundo. Este video está perfecto para introducir la novela. (aprox. 2 minutos)
The Miracle of Purim
This six minute video, done with puppets, explains the significance of this celebration is a light manner.
Summary Review of Number Talks--(Mental Math Reasoning)
This short video gives an excellent summary of the Number Talks Mental Math Reasoning program. The speaker goes over the main components of this program which includes: classroom environment, class discussion, teacher's role, rule of mental math, and purposeful computation problems. This is a great resource to teach real world math strategies. (6:02)
Parts of the Cell Rap
A rap created to teach about the different parts or organelles of a cell.
Las fases de la luna (en español)
Este video breve explica cómo la luna puede ser nueva, creciente, llena, y menguante. Aprende en forma sencilla cuáles son las fases de la luna y cuál es su explicación científica. (menos de 2 minutos)
Vers une théorie de l'optimum temporaire.
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Fastcar: The Physics of Racing Part 1
This video is to assist 5-7 graders with the concepts of physics using auto racing to illustrate the concepts. This is part 1 of 2. The video hits many points and might be a good review for students. Run time 08:30.