Gingerbread Man Math
Gingerbread men and gingerbread houses enjoy special popularity around the holidays, but many of these gingerbread activities are timeless and complement literature titles that teachers use at the beginning of school or after the holidays. It's very easy to incorporate mathematics into a study of gingerbread men, and students will enjoy the data collection activities and games while learning math skills and deepening their understanding of important mathematical concepts. Look through these math
Zooarchaeologist Joanne Bowen decodes 400-year-old leftovers.
We discuss design with Wayne Hemingway, look for love at the Laing Art Gallery, get into the kitchen with a Peruvian Geordie and hear from British Museum curator Ralph Jackson about the Emperor Hadrian’s return to the North East after a 2000 year absence.
A Historical Perspective on Semiconductors and Moore's Law - Craig Barrett ((Formerly) Intel)
Intel Corporation legend, former CEO, and Chairman of the Board Craig Barrett discusses his personal career path from a Stanford Associate Professor, to Silicon Valley consultant, to a 35-year career inside one of the globe's most prominent players in technology. His talk concentrates on Moore's Law and the myriad factors in place to ensure its continued progeny.
The Human Powered Nebulizer | Social Innovation at Marquette University
Bringing life and breath to the world's poorest communities, The Human Powered Nebulizer is a low-cost nebulizer that doesn't require electricity, providing life saving respiratory treatment to those who need it most. Champions for Change are Marquette Changemakers attacking root causes of global social problems with sustainable solutions demonstrating how scholarship at Marquette positively impacts the world. For more information: marquette.edu/champions and marquette.edu/social-innovation
Anxiety Disorders II from the course Clinical Psychology
Clinical Psychology - Fall 2006. This course offers theoretical and empirical approaches to the explanation of psychological dysfunction. The relation between theories of psychopathology and theories of intervention. A critical evaluation of the effects of individual, family, and community approaches to therapeutic and preventive intervention. Thematic focus of the course may change from year to year. See department notices for details.
20-Year Map of Global Rainfall
This visualization from NASA shows global rainfall patterns over a 22-year span. It incorporates data from a combination of remote-sensing and ground-based sources.
"All We Are Seeking Here Is Equal Opportunity": The American G.I. Forum Desegregates a Texas Communi
With the annexation of Texas in 1848 at the end of the Mexican-American War, Tejanos--Texans of Mexican descent--lost property rights and political power in a society dominated by Anglos. Through discriminatory practices and violent force, Tejanos were kept at the bottom of the new political and socio-cultural order. From 1900-1930, as an influx of immigrants from Mexico came north to meet a growing demand for cheap labor in the developing commercial agriculture industries, Tejanos experienced c
Inside the Mind of a Reluctant Entrepreneur - Jeff Hawkins (Numenta)
Numenta's Jeff Hawkins, a frequent company founder, inventor, and product designer for Palm and Handspring, highlights lessons learned during his tenure in technology. He also confesses that these accomplishments were mere way stations in his 30-year passionate pursuit of neuroscience.
The Contrasts of a Big Company and a Small Start-Up - Gil Penchina (Wikia)
Gil Penchina, CEO of Wikia, and an 8-year veteran of eBay, contrasts his experiences and lessons of working in a big company with heading a small start-up.
Turnaround: Third World lessons for First World growth [Audio]
Speaker(s): Peter Blair Henry | Thirty years ago, China seemed hopelessly mired in poverty, Mexico triggered the Third World Debt Crisis, and Brazil suffered under hyperinflation. Since then, these and other developing countries have turned themselves around, while First World nations, battered by crises, depend more than ever on sustained growth in emerging markets. In Turnaround, economist Peter Blair Henry argues that the secret to emerging countries’ success (and ours) is discipline—sust
Integrating Service Learning and Field Research into a Community Engagement Experience in Huamachuco
A principal objective of the MSU semester-long study abroad program in Peru entitled Community Engagement and Interdisciplinary Study of Global Issues in the Peruvian Highlands
Learning English - Lesson Six ( Happy / Sad )
This lesson takes a look at words connected with being happy and feeling sad. Mr. Duncan is the narrator who takes a look at how people can feel emotionally and how it affects other people around them. The beginning of the video gives facts about the Wrekin which is a large hill in the center of England before the english lesson begins.
La mesure du temps (audio) Conférence de l'Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris présentée par Noël Dimarcq, directeur du laboratoire Système de référence Temps-Espace, Observatoire de Paris, le 5 novembre 2013. La précision de la mesure du temps ne cesse de s'améliorer grâce au
développement de nouveaux types d'horloges atomiques dont les meilleures
ne dérivent aujourd'hui que d'une ...
Conférence de l'Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris présentée par Noël Dimarcq, directeur du laboratoire Système de référence Temps-Espace, Observatoire de Paris, le 5 novembre 2013.
La précision de la mesure du temps ne cesse de s'améliorer grâce au développement de nouveaux types d'horloges atomiques dont les meilleures ne dérivent aujourd'hui que d'une ...
Immune Attacks content is geared for senior level high school biology and first year university biology. To play the game, users control a microscopic robot and navigate through a first-person 3D body, completing a series of stepwise missions to detect a bacterial infection and activate the appropriate defensive immune cells. These stepwise missions follow the actual biological process that occurs during an infection and how immune cells are stimulated to kill the bacteria.
Learning during the first three years of postgraduate employment – The LiNEA Project
In this project then, we’re looking at young graduates in nursing, engineering and accountancy going into their first jobs, and we’re trying to find out what they’re learning, how is that being learnt, and what sort of things affect their learning. In telling you about our project and the way it is working, I also aim to give you some inkling of what seems to be coming out from the people we’ve already spoken to about higher education, what they’ve derived from it, what they’re abl
Khirbat al-Mudayna al-Aliya: (Overview)
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Cosmology Lecture 8 (March 16, 2009)
quantum physics mechanics, cosmology, math, science, sphere, capital omega, potential energy form, theory, dark matter, vacuum, galaxy, movement, curve flat universe, density, space, constant time, exponential expansion, light year, big bang, stretch, inh
Preschool Activities For Learning-Hand Eye Co-Ordination Pre K Activities
Preschool activities and pre k early learning development activities for children and toddlers to increase hand eye co-ordination skills.
Keller Future: Resilience in Latino Youth Week 3
A recap of week 3 of Keller Future: Resilience in Latino Youth.