Visual Learning Bridge: Unit Fractions and Regions
In this animated video, students will learn that a fraction can name equal parts of a whole shape and they will also learn what the bottom and top number mean. Students will understand the colorful and concrete visuals. This is a great resource to introduce and/or to review basic fractions in the classroom. (3:53)
Anatomy of a Firework (Interactive)
Fireworks have changed a great deal in the 1,000 years since they were first developed in China. This interactive activity from the NOVA Web site details some of the most important chemical and structural features that allow fireworks to fly higher and burst more loudly and colorfully than ever before. Students can explore the inner anatomy of a firework through this interactive website.
CULTURE NUMÉRIQUE : 02 Autour de la Blogosphère (Vidéo)
« Les blogs occupent aujourd'hui une place centrale dans notre accès quotidien à l'information. Véritable écosystème informationnel, la « blogosphère » est protéiforme : des blogs d'adolescents, chercheurs, citoyens, hommes politiques et journalistes y côtoient des blogs d'organismes, institutions, universités, entreprises et associations. Pas de métier, de champ professionnel, de ...
2011 Distinguished Research Medal Lecture, A Lucky Kiss in Inner Space: Brain Control of Fertility
Professor Allan Herbison, Director of the University of Otago's Centre for Neuroendocrinology gives a lecture in recognition of being awarded the 2011 Distinguished Research Medal. An internationally eminent researcher into how the brain controls fertility, Professor Allan Herbison, is this year’s recipient of the University of Otago’s highest research honour. The University awards the medal for outstanding scholarly achievement, including the discovery and dissemination of new knowledge, t
Radio Caroline - A Pirate's Tale (6)
9:16 From the BBC 2 Arena programme. Part 1 of 8 Radio Caroline Pirate Radio attacks a conservative society. The future of Radio in England shows the history and complaints are exactly the same ones they make today regarding music piracy on the internet. Robert Kennedy sends messages to the youth of Britan!
Inside Windows Phone #36 | The Rowi Guys This week we spoke to Erik Porter and Nathan Heskew, the developers of the popular Twitter client for Windows Phone, Rowi. They walked us through their app and gave us a lot of insight into what goes into building a world class Windows Phone application. Here are some links to related information.
This week we spoke to Erik Porter and Nathan Heskew, the developers of the popular Twitter client for Windows Phone, Rowi. They walked us through their app and gave us a lot of insight into what goes into building a world class Windows Phone application.
Here are some links to related information.
In this video clip, learn more about Arthur Wiknik’s service in Vietnam. As an 18-year-old draftee, Arthur Wiknik was rushed through officer candidate's school. After one month in Vietnam he found himself in the middle of the battle of "Hamburger Hill.” (3:42)
Moctezuma II (Parte 4/5) - Documental en español
Este documental conducirá al antiquísimo corazón de México en busca de la civilización perdida de los aztecas y de su último gran regente: Moctezuma II (1466-1520). (10:00)
Important notification - March, 2012 Spartans Going, Going...: The Implications of Independent Scotland Worms & germs blog A Simple Fiber-Optic Communications System Q and BA: Which moon has the best chance for life? Along the Sheffield Tinsley Canal into Sheffield PMAD - Lynn Fraley Mountain Hare in Snowy Habitat Bears
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This video uses animation to explain how this group survived and contains excellent statistics and other facts that provide insights that should motivate students to want to learn more. (02:13)
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/united-kingdom-scotland-independence-referendum-european-union-nuclear-security-nato-scottish-national-party British journalist Tim Judah travels to Scotland to explore what the country's full independence could mean for foreign and defense policies. Set for a referendum on independence that will more than likely take place in the fall of 2014, Scotland could end the union that formed the United Kingdom in 1707 if the country's ruling party, the pr
The Worms & Germs Blog is a joint venture of the Ontario Veterinary College's Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses and the City of Hamilton Public Health Department. This comprehensive resource focuses on zoonotic diseases and includes information sheets (for veterinarians and the general public) and authoritative blog postings. Postings can be browsed by topic, either by animal type or disease and are archived. All postings are authored by veterinary professionals and researchers.
In this video from the ICT Center, learn how rise-time analysis is performed to determine the maximum data rate of a fiber optic communications system. Animations and diagrams show how a transmitter, fiber, and receiver work together to transfer information and how component rise times and fiber dispersion contribute to total rise time. (5:30)
In this episode of Q and BA - my live video chat answering viewer questions - I talk about which moon in the solar system has the best chance for life: Titan, Europa, or Enceladus. For some reason, the aspect ratio of this video is a bit stretchy. It displays normally on my computer, but this happens sometimes when it uploads. I'll try to track this down and fix it...
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People Make a Difference with Danny Brassell Guest: Lynn Fraley
This short video gives excellent real life footage of Mountain Hares in a snowy habitat. Students will enjoy the close up views of these amazing creatures. The Mountain Hare has a lighter build than the brown hare, and is easily distinguished by its tail, which is completely white throughout the year, whereas in the brown hare the tail has a black upper surface. The ears are tipped with black, and the coat is brown in summer, turning white during winter. This is a great resource to help bui
This video segment from IdahoPTV's D4K shows bears' adaptations for eating. These include prehensile lips, and claws. It explains that they have to eat a lot before their winter hibernation. (1:11)
Going, Going...: The Implications of Independent Scotland
Worms & germs blog
A Simple Fiber-Optic Communications System
Q and BA: Which moon has the best chance for life?
Along the Sheffield Tinsley Canal into Sheffield
PMAD - Lynn Fraley
Mountain Hare in Snowy Habitat