Hurricane Florence with Inset of VR Operator
An interactive exploration of a computational model of Hurricane Florence using an immersive environment controlled by a boom, with an inset of the boom operator.
USC CREATE: Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on "Bin Laden's Legacy"
USC CREATE: The USC National Center for Risk and Economic Analysis of Terrorism Events (CREATE) presents Daveed Gartenstein-Ross and his lecture "Bin Laden's Legacy." The presentation, part of USC CREATE's Distinguished Speaker Series, was held at the University of Southern California on August 4, 2011. CREATE brought Gartenstein-Ross to USC to address its stakeholders on the topic of Bin Laden's legacy. Alhough Osama bin Laden's death was a significant blow for al Qaeda, it did not end the fi
Volcano Activity from 1960 through 1995 (WMS)
This animation is an adaptation of part of a narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. The red triangles represent volcanic activity over a 36-year span. This animation is meant to be combined with a map of the earth, such as the Blue Marble imagery.
Exciton and Charge Transfer Dynamics
Exciton and Charge Transfer Dynamics Shaheen
Planet of the Taxpayers The remake of The Planet of the Apes — the apes look real this time — purports to give the backstory of how it is that the world came to be governed by primates while the handf
The remake of The Planet of the Apes — the apes look real this time — purports to give the backstory of how it is that the world came to be governed by primates while the handf
Can Adult Stem Cells Regenerate the Damaged Nervous System?
Presented by David Hyde (Notre Dame) at the Notre Dame Inaugural Workshop on Adult and Alternative Forms of Stem Cell Research: Public Lectures, 2011: http://law.nd.edu/about/conferences/summer-workshop-stem-cell-research/. Stem Cell Initiative: http://adultstemcell.nd.edu/
Reuters on the Road: Innovation Agency's Grapple with Apps
Nov. 22 - Grapple CEO Alistair Crane takes the taxi challenge to explain the art of successful mobile commerce
What is the Magnetosphere?
What is the magnetosphere? Michael Hesse - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center explains that the magnetosphere is the Earth’s magnetic pull related to the particles coming from the Sun that compress the magnetosphere with accelerated particles changing and the solar wind. Michael Hesse studies these though mathematics and computer simulations.
Letter g song
This 3:30 long video reviews the letter "g" and how it is made, sounds, and used.
Chapter 19 - The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Chapter 19: Attacked by the Fighting Trees. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text. (05:33)
Rachel Easton, Valpo '05
Rachel Easton is a 2005 graduate of Valparaiso University, who discusses her experience at Valpo, and how even thought deeeply involved in the arts, she received a great science education which led to her career as a veterinarian. More information the unique Valpo experience at Valpo.edu/whatsyourpart/
Politics, media and war: 9/11 and its aftermaths
The terrorist attacks of 9/11 not only cost some 3,000 lives; they also deeply scarred the American consciousness and made a deep impact on US foreign policy and the world at large. This unit assesses the wider consequences of 9/11 on not just domestic and world politics, but also the media.
That Catholic Show - Statues and Icons
Episode 5 - Like a favorite family photo album, the Catholic Church uses icons and statues of Saints to help us learn how to live Holy lives and draw closer to Jesus. Visit www.ThatCatholicShow.com
Circuits (Part 2)
Resistors in series. This video, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Instructor uses different colors for clarification. Run time 11:08.
Flu pandemic : how prepared are we?
In this podcast Professor Robert Dingwall, Director of the 'Institute of Science and Society' at the University of Nottingham, and a member of the UK government’s Department of Heath committee on the ethical aspects of pandemic influenza, discusses the causes and potential impact of a flu pandemic on the UK. In particular, examining how prepared the UK government is to cope with the medical and social impacts of a flu pandemic, and what steps we can take as individuals to protect
Using Human Blood, Saliva, and Dental Caries in the Biology Teaching Laboratory
Laboratory exercises using saliva, urine, and blood were developed because they met specific, desirable learning objectives. Moreover, because they use the student's own body, they had the advantage of high student interest. Since the method of transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) was uncovered, questions have arisen about the safety of using blood and other body fluids in teaching. Disinfection and safety procedures that minimize the risk of transmitting diseases in the laboratory
Defecting Gaddafi pilots return home to hero's welcome
Crowds greet Libyan fighter pilots who return home after defecting in February after refusing to bomb their countrymen. Lindsey Parietti reports.
Pakistan floods cause humanitarian crisis
Sept 18 - The United Nations says urgent assistance is needed in Pakistan as flooding continues to swamp the southern part of the country. Andrew Raven reports.
Main Libyan port back in business
Sept 18 - Officials say Tripoli's port is secure as shipping resumes. Andrew Raven reports.
Finding the Theme
How do you identify the theme, idea about life, in a work of literature? In this video, a teacher models the process using "Romeo and Juliet" as an example. This video would be helpful for students who are beginning to identify implied rather than stated themes.