Mental Status Exam: Anatomy: Parietal Lobes
The parietal lobes are important for perception and interpretation of sensory information especially somatosensory information. The non-dominant parietal lobe is particularly important for visual-spatial function. The dominant parietal lobe is important for praxis, which is the formation of the idea of a complex purposeful motor act while the frontal lobes are important for the execution of the act. The Gerstmann syndrome, which consists of the constellation of acalculia, finger agnosia, right-l
Stocks surge as shoppers boost hopes
July 7 - Summary of business headlines: Nasdaq closes near 10-1/2 year high as consumers shop and hiring rebounds; News Corp's James Murdoch says newspaper hacking regrettable was painful decision; Apple acknowledges security risk to devices. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Sustainability and Conflict in the Developing World A CUSA Sustainability Seminar delivered by Renard Sexton on April 13, 2011. Renard Sexton is the Project Coordinator, Fundacion Futuro Latinoamericano (Quito, Ecuador) and is an International Affairs Columnist, FiveThirtyEight (New York Times). There is a growing body of academic, applied and journalistic research that points to a strong relationship between natural resources and conflict in the developing world. Whether attributed to a 'resource curse' in the case of high
A CUSA Sustainability Seminar delivered by Renard Sexton on April 13, 2011. Renard Sexton is the Project Coordinator, Fundacion Futuro Latinoamericano (Quito, Ecuador) and is an International Affairs Columnist, FiveThirtyEight (New York Times).
There is a growing body of academic, applied and journalistic research that points to a strong relationship between natural resources and conflict in the developing world. Whether attributed to a 'resource curse' in the case of high
The Ultimate Match Game: Triple Kidney Swap Participants Mee
Six patients involved in the University of Maryland Medical Center's triple kidney swap on June 18 met for the first time on July 8, 2011. This video features comments from some of the six patients, who range in age from 28 to 73, as well as from members of the UMMC transplant team. Related Links: Paired Kidney Exchange Program http://www.umm.edu/transplant/pke.htm Living Kidney Donor Transplant Program http://www.umm.edu/transplant/living_kidney_donor.htm Scarless, Single Incision Kidney R
Descriptive Statistics: Measuring the Spread of the Data
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
Descriptive Statistics: Measuring the Spread of Data explains standard deviation as a measure of variation in data and is part of the collection col10555 written by Barbara Illowsky and Susan […]
To use word games, drills and specific materials, (both texts and computer software packages ) to assist in building up the visual and auditory skills and the contextual appreciation needed to succeed in spelling.
McKinley Inn on the National Road near Harmony, Indiana
Harmony was laid out in 1839, sold, and then replatted in 1864. George McKinley, a resident since 1828, was owner of the McKinley Inn as well as other businesses. Inns/taverns were integral to the National Road as a route between the East and West.,Clay County Journey
PediNeuroLogic Exam: 12 Month Old: Normal: Motor/Coordination - Play Ball
The infant plays the simple game of throw the ball. His throw is not an overhand throw which is seen in an 18 month old but rather a pushing away and dropping type of throw that is typical for this age. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
127 dead in DRC plane crash
July 10 - DRC plane crashes into dense forest killing 127 people, Marie-Claire Fennessy reports
Heat, Light and Sound Quiz
Students will be able to assess how well they have learned the topics, heat, light and sound.
Zoom into the Top Right of the Sun using TRACE Imagery
A zoom into a composite solar image created from TRACE observations made on October 10, 1998, showing an active region in the solar corona
Berlin: Changing Center of a Changing Europe
Berlin's emergence as Germany's new political capital symbolizes the end of communism and a transformation occurring throughout the country and continent. Many of the issues that Germany now confronts — such as the shift of considerable resources to rebuild Eastern Germany and the rise of neo-Nazi sentiments — are seen in microcosm in Berlin. (27:23)
Do You Want to be a Firefighter? (NYFD Firehouse Tour)
NYFD Firehouse Tour - New York's heroes give The Doctors a tour of the firehouse and ask their questions about managing back pain, how much coffee is too much and more. (03:49)
Blood circulation though the zebra fish body
Tissues are a collection of cells that act as a functional unit. In this case, cells make up the tissues of the arties and veins.
Epithelia: Pseudostratified, Transitional, and Glands
The fourth of 11 selected histology lectures, this PowerPoint file features slides for teaching the second portion of epithelia histology. Only slides containing illustrations and microphotographs are included. Although text slides are not provided, image slides featuring text are intact.
Teaching Young Learners to Read: Using Illustrations
In this video, Jean Glaserg talks about using illustrations and pictures in stories with young learners. The clip uses examples from Cambridge Storybooks. (3:17)
Student Voice Reading List
Student Voice Reading List
RHESSI Observes the Flare over AR9906 - zoom with times
Zoom in to solar active region AR9906 on April 21, 2002 with SOHO-EIT, TRACE and RHESSI data. RHESSI observes x-rays from this flare. The red contours represent the 12-25 keV photon energy range and the blue contours represent 50-100 keV.
Sunday Service - 7/10/2011 - Paula Gilbert
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr Paula Gilbert delivers a sermon entitled "Power and Grace and Mystery." Sermon begins at 20:18. Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 Bulletin: http://bit.ly/p9AqMJ