Sunday Service - 8/7/2011 - Christy Lohr Sapp
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. Dr Christy Lohr Sapp delivers a sermon entitled "Calling on the Name of the Lord." God remains with us through our pains and perils; terror and uncertainty and in our joys and blessings. Sermon begins at 50:27. Matthew 14:22-33 Bulletin: http://bit.ly/mZNiK9
Lee - 60 Second Impressions, Mature Students' Summer School
We run a number of events throughout the year, giving potential mature students the chance to visit Cambridge, to find out more, and to have their questions answered. The Mature Students' Summer School offers a taste of university life and the wide variety of courses available to study at Cambridge, including lectures, practical work and social activities. In this 1 minute film, Lee, a student who participated in last year's Mature Students' Summer School, explains what it's like to try out Ca
Solving Systems by Substitution
Africa: Wilds of Madagascar
Just off the East coast of Africa, Madagascar is an island unique in all the world. Madagascar’s flora and fauna have evolved in near isolation. Join a team of naturalists as they trek to the island’s isolated Ankarana plateau to study the exotic animals of this forbidding wildlife oasis. Through enormous underground passages, you’ll hike to a sunken forest, sighting unique creatures such as the crowned lemur, the leaf tailed gecko, and the souimanga sunbird in Africa: Wilds of
Andy, Cambridge Student - 60 Second Impressions, Sutton Trust Summer Schools
The Sutton Trust Summer Schools are subject-specific residential courses for Year 12 students from UK state-maintained schools, which aim to provide an insight into life as a first-year undergraduate studying at the University of Cambridge. Architecture, Chemistry, History and Mathematics... these are just a few of the subjects which prospective students can sample at the Sutton Trust Summer Schools in Cambridge. In this 1 minute film, Andy, a current Cambridge undergraduate student who worked
Will Nichols Journey to learn the pipes.
Patti and Will Nichols talk about Will's journey to learn the bag pipes, from Alaska to Washington.
A flyby of Phoenix, from Landsat data
Zoom Down to Manassas, and Woodbridge, VA, areas
Starting with a view of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, the D.C. border and the Beltway fade in. The view then shifts to Manassas and Woodbridge, Virginia, indicating urban growth with red dots. Data sets for 1973, 1980, 1985, 1990, and 1996 are presented chronologically.
Coroner's Report: Plague (2:37)
In the 14th century, a devastating plague known as the Black Death
claimed an estimated 75 million lives. This video explains how it spread and what caused it. The two versions of this plague are explained. Not for the child who may respond emotionally.
Europe's Most Beautiful Castles
Some of the beginning script: "We begin with the 16th century Chambord Castle. The classic French Renaissance architecture mixed with Italian structural styles creates a luxuriously embellished interior as well as exterior. The moat and other seemingly defensive features were added during the building process and are purely ornamental." (01:54)
Getting Started in iPass
Weasel Words - How to speak without saying anything at all. Politicians and CEO's of large corporations have written the book on Weasel words. Weasel words are statements that intend to address a question or an issue but essentially tell you nothing.
Politicians and CEO's of large corporations have written the book on Weasel words. Weasel words are statements that intend to address a question or an issue but essentially tell you nothing.
Music Fest 2011 - August 31
Visit http://utoledo.edu/musicfest for more info This FREE music festival is open to all. Current students, former students, future students, faculty, staff, and community members are all invited to rock out before the first football game of the season. Complete with a pep rally with Coach Beckman and the UT Rockets, cheerleaders, Rocky and the Rocket Marching Band.
Chapter 05 - The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain - The Pinch-bug And His Prey
Chapter 05: The Pinch-bug And His Prey. Classic Literature Video Book with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by John Greenman. (11:23)
"Elements of Software Construction, Fall 2008"
" This course provides an introduction to the fundamental principles and techniques of software development that have greatest impact on practice. Topics include capturing the essence of a problem by recognizing and inventing suitable abstractions; key paradigms, including state machines, functional programming, and object-oriented programming; use of design patterns to bridge gap between models and code; the role of interfaces and specification in achieving modularity and decoupling; reasoning
Kids Talk Politics-Founding Fathers' Day-(Famous Quotes made by Founding Fathers)
This video shows pictures of the Founding Fathers and famous quotes made by them. This would be a great resource for a unit/lesson on America, Founding Fathers, Presidents, etc. and would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts on these subjects. (2:37)
Paris Hilton: beach club designer
Aug. 15 - Hotel heiress Paris Hilton adds beach club designer to her resume, hired by developers to create a resort venue in Manila. Doug MacLaurin reports.
Designing Mixed Reality: Principles, Projects and Practice
Mixed Reality is an increasingly prevalent technology that merges digital simulations with physical objects or environments. This paper presents principles for the design of mixed reality compositions. The principles are illustrated by projects and experiments by the author involving architecture and robotics.
Meet the Basketmaker
Basketmaking is a tradition born of utility and preserved for beauty. Colonial Williamsburg basketmaker Terry Thon practices a trade passed down through generations.Author(s):
Texas A&M Commencement Address 2011 - Coach Mike Sherman
Texas A&M Head Football Coach Mike Sherman, taking time off from Kyle Field scrimmages on the other side of the campus, kicked off the university's summer 2011 graduation ceremonies with a commencement convocation address, telling the graduating students to stay true to their Aggie-instilled "core values" and "not let the world jade you." Full story here: http://tx.ag/4yl9a2