Farmacopea vegetal caribena
Description not set
When to Use a Comma with a Prepositional Phrase
Use a comma with a prepositional phrase if the phrase is non-restrictive, or if the prepositional phrase is being used as an introductory phrase. Avoid using a comma with a prepositional phrase if the sentence reads clearly without the comma. The teacher stands at her white board and shows examples as she lectures. (1:26)
Northeastern Men's Basketball Press Conference - at Hofstra - Jan. 11, 2012 2
Northeastern men's basketball head coach Bill Coen meets with the media following Northeastern's 64-62 win at Hofstra on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at the Mack Sports Complex in Hempstead, N.Y.
IPL: “The Art of Philosophical Synthesis”
Professor Alex Miller of the Department of Philosophy, delivers his Inaugural Professorial Lecture: “The Art of Philosophical Sythesis” 9 April 2013
Instituto Brasileiro de filosofia e ciência Raimundo Lulio (Ramon Llull)
A wide variety of historical and bibliographic resources is available from the 'Instituto Brasileiro de Filosofia e Ciência Raimundo Lúlio' on Ramon Llull (1232-1316), one of the most famous medieval scientists. Theologically, Ramon Llull was known for his dramatic visions of Christ, which lead to his conversion to Christianity and his resulting works on Christian doctrine and missions. However, in recent years, he has been the particular focus of researchers interested in the development of n
UT News: Rocket Motorsports prepares for competition with German rivals
Members of the student-run Rocket Motorsports team put the finishing touches on their Formula SAE car for competition. For the last several years, the team has been hosting German rival Tu Fast in the weeks leading up to the SAE final competition in Michigan. Rocket Motorsports team leader Lucas Kizer tells us about the competition and working with Tu Fast. To learn more about Rocket Motorsports, visit http://www.eng.utoledo.edu/~sae/
BBC: Michael Palin visits an English country estate in Zambia
Palin visits an English countryside estate in the middle of Zambia. From the BBC - Michael Palins Pole to Pole adventure.
Mathematics: Navigating Nature's Dark Labyrinth
"Mathematics: Navigating Nature's Dark Labyrinth" - the Inaugural Lecture of the Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science, 2009.
"Bunraku: A Look into the World of Japanese Puppetry" (video)
A look into the world of Japanese puppetry featuring a performance and lecture demonstration of Japanese puppetry and traditional music by members of Bunraku Bay Puppet Troupe and Imada Puppet Troupe.
Feed-in tariffs for renewable electricity - Hans-Josef Fell, MP
Hans-Josef Fell is a Member of the German Federal Parliament and Energy Policy Speaker for the German Greens. He wrote the draft Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) which was adopted in 2000 in the face of a strong political opposition. This lecture was recorded at The Australian National University on 23 February 2012. The adoption of the EEG led directly to the successful German feed-in tariff policy. The EEG is the foundation for the technological developments in photovoltaics, biogas, wind p
Marketing mechanisms within public services
Marketing mechanisms within public services
5.6 The importance of size and habitat
Hibernation is an ingenious adaptation that some animals employ to survive difficult conditions in winter. This unit examines the differences between hibernation and torpor, and discusses the characteristic signs of hibernation behaviour. It explores the triggers that bring on hibernation, and whether internal signals or external season cues are predominant. It also examines the physiological adaptations that occur in hibernating animals. This unit builds on and develops ideas introduced in the
Clearing the Way -- Wetland Restoration
Footage of the Southern California Edison's wetland restoration project in Del Mar, California. Run time 05:07/
Clear Thinking about National Security: Why is it so Hard?
We often behave as if National Security is too important to think clearly about. Some risks are ignored, while others are exaggerated. Policies are adopted to meet threats without any clear idea of what exactly the threat is, how serious it might be, and how it could most cost-effectively be addressed. Major decisions are made on the most slender of bases: invading Iraq, rebuilding Afghanistan, toughening terrorism laws, buying battleships, have all been undertaken without due
The third classification of rocks are those which were formed deep in the earth's crust by melting and then recrystallization. These rocks include volcanic rocks, igneous rocks of dykes and sills and plutonic rocks such as granite, syenite, gabbro and ultramafic rocks. Many specimens are discussed that are not often found in classroom labs or textbooks. This is an excerpt from this fascinating and informative video from TMW Media.
Development and description of precambrian shields. Some discussion of Canadian Shield and mining. From Planet of Man series of videos. Provided by mineguy101. Run time 09:47.
Money Smart Interview
CSM President Dr. Brad Gottfried and Southern Maryland Association of Realtors President Paul Fenton describe the success of the partnership between SMAR and CSM's "Money Smart" program.
The Ring of Fire, Part 2
The Pacific Ring of Fire (or sometimes just the Ring of Fire) is an area where large numbers of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur in the basin of the Pacific Ocean. (09:07)