The furore surrounding the so-called ‘mad cow’ diseases is an important and controversial episode of recent years. Although it peaked several years ago, the topic is still of great medical significance, influencing the way members of the public think about and experience science and scientists.
Monkeys have long fascinated us because of their similarities to the human race. In this unit you will find out about some of the characteristics that make them so like us: their physiology, complex social interactions, large brains and intelligence. This is the ninth unit in the ‘Studying mammals’ series.
The History of the Film Industry in California
The History of the Film Industry in California - Learn how the film industry developed in Sacramento, California. (06:23)
Culinary Ampitheatre Dedication
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Lyons Brown on Individual Culture's Impact on Corporate Ethics and Communications
Lyons Brown (MBA '87) Founder and CEO Altamar Brands
Michele Kessler on the Key to Successfully Competing in a Global Economy
Michele Kessler (MBA '89) Chief Marketing Officer Mars Snackfood, U.S.
Comparing One and Two-Digit Numbers
One and two-digit numbers are compared in this video using the <, >, and = symbols. The numbers are represented with pictures and in numerical form. ( 2:15)
GPS on the Move
During a scavenger hunt and an art project, students learn how to use a handheld GPS receiver for personal navigation. Teachers can request assistance from the Institute of Navigation to find nearby members with experience in using GPS and in locating receivers to use.
Students explore how sound waves move through liquids, solids and gases in a series of simple sound energy experiments. Understanding the properties of sound and how sound waves travel helps engineers determine the best room shape and construction materials when designing sound recording studios, classrooms, libraries, concert halls and theaters
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Engaging Teachers - with Simplified Mandarin subtitles
Experience what the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University has to offer! This video contains testimonials of FASS Faculty members from a range of departments describing their experiences while being part of the largest faculty here at SFU. Please visit our FASS homepage for more information about opportunities and programs. http://www.fass.sfu.ca/
Vigil in Norway
July 23 - People light candles and the Prime Minister tours the Oslo blast site one day after a man kills 98 people. Rough Cut (No reporter narration)
UrbanBuzz - Building Sustainable Communities
UCL Lunch Hour Lectures are open and free to the public and take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Darwin Lecture Theatre, UCL, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. They will resume in Autumn 2008. In the meantime, a number are available below.
Open University : Charles Robert Darwin
A succinct and accessible Web site including biographical notes and photographs, a section on Darwins theory and Darwin features on the BBC. Run by the Open University it gives details of their courses relating to Darwin and links to sample video course material and taster units. There is also an interactive 'devolving' image manipulation game.
New Postgraduate online course - Writing for Studio Practice Global Power in a Shifting International Order: The West and the Rest [Audio] Vowel Modification and Range Considerations Roots, Radicals, and Square Root Equations: Multiplication of Square Root Expressions Super-Human Strength - Halve An Apple With Your Bare Hands Teaching 4 Square (Writing) In 1st Grade Rupinder Sidhu on culture, community work and Hip Hop
Speaker(s): Professor Joseph Nye | Wealth and power are shifting from the West to the rising economies of the East. But in a world of complex interdependence, who wields power, to what end, and with what consequences is far from clear. Joseph Nye is distinguished service professor and former dean of the Harvard Kennedy School.
This module makes suggestions regarding the use of vowel modification for expression and in the voice range for consistency of tone and vowel coloration. The concept of vowel modification must be used in conjunction with good choral tone and good breathing techniques. The conductor should be mindful of the ability of the human voice to express many human emotions.
This module contains the a roots, radicals, and square root equations from Elementary Algebra by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr.
Learn how to crack an apple in half with your bare hands. This is placed in the exercise section as it does involve most fine motor coordination and strength.
Teacher made video to help other teachers teach the 4 Square Writing Technique. The 5 steps are Categorizing (Topic), Feelings, State a Reason, Write a Paragraph, and Adding Details. There are lots of student examples! (13:55)
Komagata Maru: Continuing the Journey -- Rupinder Sidhu on culture, community work and Hip Hop. More: http://www.komagatamarujourney.ca
Global Power in a Shifting International Order: The West and the Rest [Audio]
Vowel Modification and Range Considerations
Roots, Radicals, and Square Root Equations: Multiplication of Square Root Expressions
Super-Human Strength - Halve An Apple With Your Bare Hands
Teaching 4 Square (Writing) In 1st Grade
Rupinder Sidhu on culture, community work and Hip Hop