Gripping Sticks for Steel Drums.com
This video shows how to grip the sticks for playing steel drums. The method is demonstrated slowly and the lesson can be carried over for playing any drum.(1:37)
Striped Bass Decline Points to Pollution
The striped bass, which can grow upwards of 45 kilograms (100 pounds), is a prize catch for sport fishers in the San Francisco Bay area—especially in recent decades, when big ones have been harder to find. Yet something other than fishing is causing the striped bass populations in the Bay to tumble dramatically. Years of study is revealing that many factors are to blame. They include pumping bay water for agriculture, invasive aquatic organisms, and pollution run-off from homes, industry, and
Van Gogh, Portrait of Joseph Roulin, 1889 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Vincent van Gogh, Portrait of Joseph Roulin, early 1889 (MoMA) Speakers: Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. (04:33)
Seurat, Young Woman Powdering Herself, 1890 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Georges Seurat, Young Woman Powdering Herself, oil on canvas, 1890 (Courtauld Gallery, London). Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Rachel S. Ropeik (04:56)
Cézanne, Still Life with Plaster Cupid, c. 1895 - Smart History at Khan Academy
NOTE: Male Nudity (Cupid). Paul Cézanne, Still Life with Plaster Cupid, oil on canvas, c.1895 (Courtauld Gallery, London) Speakers: Beth Harris, Rachel Ropeik, and Steven Zucker. (05:05)
Monet. Rouen Cathedral Series, 1892-4 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Claude Monet painted more than 30 canvases depicting Rouen cathedral between 1892 and 1894. This video discusses the following four paintings in the collection of the Musée d'Orsay in Paris:
Rouen Cathedral (The Portal, Grey Weather),
1894, oil on canvas, 100 x 65 cm
Rouen Cathedral (The Portal and the Tour d'Albane, Morning Effect),
1894, oil on canvas, 106 x 73 cm
Rouen Cathedral (The Portal, Harmony in Blue),
1894, oil on
Ulysses S. Grant:The Clash at Shiloh
This video provides the background and the effect of this battle, which resulted in a huge death toil. In early April, 1862, Grant was surprised by Generals Albert Sidney Johnston and P.G.T. Beauregard at the Battle of Shiloh. The sheer violence of the Confederate attack sent the Union forces reeling.The video shows how Grant's aggressive action won over President Lincoln and earned him respect as a leader despite the over 14,000 who died in the battle.(1:48)
Sunday Service - 6/24/2012 - Luke Powery
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery delivers a sermon entitled "Why Are You Afraid?" Opening Excerpt from the Sermon: (27:25) "Jesus can really, really, preach. He doesn't pastor a mega church,or host a christian TV talk show. He hasn't written any NY times best selling self-help books, and he doesn't even ask for an honorarium when he preaches. He just comes, to Galilee, to Durham, to do ministry proclaiming the good news of God, that the time is fulfilled
UGA 2011-2012 Year In Review.mov
It's been a tremendous year for the University of Georgia. Take a look back at many of the highlights of the 2011-2012 academic year!
SHARE Scholar Eric Zihao
Meet Wang "Eric" Zihao, a SHARE Scholar and China competition winner at Thunderbird School of Global Management. http://www.thunderbird.edu/SHARE
Mrs. Rice Sings About Science
In this video, Mrs. Rice sings some learning songs about matter, mass, volume, heat, temperature, and energy. This is a great resource to help reinforce the properties of matter. (8:51)
How to Choose Trees
This video explains the different types of trees by height and need for sunlight. It does mention a few, but does not show examples. At best, this is for those thinking of landscaping a house.(3:38)
Science Bulletins: An Odd Ellipse
A new Hubble Space Telescope image shows a galaxy with a complex identity.
Weekend Frankrijk : Préparation online Een uitgebreide lesvoorbereiding met werkblad om een weekend in een Franse stad voor te bereiden via internet en er een presentatie van te maken. Dit is een lesvoorbereiding bij Etapes 3, Dossier 10.
Een uitgebreide lesvoorbereiding met werkblad om een weekend in een Franse stad voor te bereiden via internet en er een presentatie van te maken. Dit is een lesvoorbereiding bij Etapes 3, Dossier 10.
Een bloemstukje maken : Stappenplan Eenvoudig stappenplan waarop uitgelegd wordt hoe leerlingen een bloemstukje kunnen maken.
Eenvoudig stappenplan waarop uitgelegd wordt hoe leerlingen een bloemstukje kunnen maken.
“The Mighty Sky” at Dyer Observatory
Watch “The Mighty Sky,” a special event at Vanderbilt Dyer Observatory featuring a presentation by Leland Melvin, NASA associate administrator for education and two-time Space Shuttle astronaut, with music from an upcoming album of the same name performed by Nashville-based singer-songwriter Beth Nielsen Chapman and Nashville-based musicians The Long Players. Chapman, songwriter Annie Roboff andkeep reading »
CCA Industrial Design Senior Thesis Exhibition Documentary
CCA Industrial Design Senior Thesis Exhibition Documentary "The Game Show: From Dog Toys to Tops to Zombies" This video was recorded on behalf of California College of the Arts on May 10, 2012, at Astro Studios in San Francisco (438 6th Street). Directed by Tomas Wischerath Left Lane Productions leftlane-productions.com
The Spelling Mistakes Song
It's a song for older children and adults. It's designed to highlight the most common spelling mistakes in English. The words addressed are definitely, separate, embarrassing, affect, effect, necessary, there, their, they're, a lot, disappointing, and recommend. (2:37)
Genghis Khan BBC 3/5
A story of the greatest conqueror ever in world history and his Mongol Empire that ruled the world a thousand years ago. The first to command 12 million square miles.[10:01]