STS-134 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 7
A video recap of flight day 7 of the STS-134 mission of space shuttle Endeavour to the International Space Station.
Astronauts Talk to Students in Tucson
STS-134 Commander Mark Kelly and Mission Specialist Mike Fincke speak with students from Mesa Verde Elementary School in Tucson, Ariz. Approximately 400 students in kindergarten through fifth grade participated in the event and learned how the unique environment of space helps advance scientific discovery and exploration.
Washington College of Law 2011 Commencement Address
American University Washington College of Law 2011 Commencement Address by Stephen N. Zack, President of the American Bar Association
Capturing, Assessing, Transferring and Applying Knowledge of Good Practice in Crime Prevention: The
This conference was aimed at policy-makers and decision-makers who develop and provide interventions for children who are in conflict with the law, or are at risk of offending or re-offending. The conference focused on recent developments in theory and best practice in relation to interventions for these children and at reducing youth offending.
Get Wasted! - The Lives of Drugs that Go Untaken
Found unused or expired drugs in your cabinet? Flush it? Trash it? Or keep it? Your pharmacist probably did inform you how to take your medication properly. However, what should we do if we no longer need it, or even it's expired? Much more than the environmental consequences, what else might result from the improper medication disposal? Do you know that death related to the accidental ingestion of medication among children is skyrocketing in the past decade? Also, potential drug abuse, mis
Diet and Exercise to Better Health
Video for "The Pharmacist" show
Early Mariner Navigation
NASA Connect Segment exploring the history of man's conquest of the seas. The video explains how boats navigated the waters.
Tides - by StudyJams
Tides are the rise and fall of the Earth's seas and oceans, and they are caused by the pull of gravity from the sun and moon. Tides cause changes in the depths of the water, meaning that the seas and oceans are continually experiencing cycles of high and low tides. Learn more about tides with this cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
Phonic Worksheets - Long vowel sounds "e", "i"
This resource is for pupils who are with learning difficulties. It is a set of four worksheets on the Long vowel sounds - ee, ea, igh, y
Joe's Jungle: Exploring Biodiversity
This inquiry-based activity introduces students to statistical measures of biodiversity in a controlled setting. Students then apply the techniques for measuring biodiversity to their own investigation into microbial biodiversity. This activity is intended for students in an introductory level environmental science course.
Short Investigative Exercises Designed to Get Students to Think
This series of exercises is developed for students interested in health and natural sciences with little to no background in science and is meant to develop their reasoning skills.
Dolphin Skeleton - Limb (flippers)
The flippers of the dolphin help it swim through water. The ball and socket joint at the shoulder help the dolphin steer and roll while in the water, allowing it to actively swim and catch food while avoiding its predators.
Household Food Security: Module 2: Participatory Extension for Household Food Security, Study Guide
The purpose of the module is to give the Household Food Security Facilitator mobilization skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary to facilitate collective action in rural urban social processes, specifically of households through the use of participatory approaches. In this module you will learn how to use participatory approaches to facilitate improved household food security. The purpose of Module 2 is to: h elp you understand why it is important to use participatory approaches, instead of r
Global Hybrid Versus MHD Modeling of the Magnetosphere: Magnetic Potential
This series of animations compares a two-dimensional global hybrid simulation with an magneto-hydrodynamic model of the interaction of the solar wind with the Earths magnetosphere.
Gli italiani e il tempo libero CL: my hobbies
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to talk about the leisure activities of the Italians. You will read a short text and indicate what types of hobbies Italians have. You will pay special attention to declinations of third-person plural. Then, you will fill in the text with other words A word list may possibly help you with this. You will then answer yes or no questions; lastly, you will answer open-ended questions.
The Assassination of JFK (3:37)
The course of events surrounding JFK's assassination shocked the nation and left more questions than answers. This is a good overview of the events that came after the assassination and the
" Fern Goes to India"- An Animated Storybook
This computer-animated storybook tells the adventures of Fern the Fox as she travels to India and experiences elements of the culture. The words of the story appear on each page and are highlighted as they are read. ( 2:14)
Felix Salmon: Hedge fund wisdom, or sales job?
Felix Salmon tells us what he really thinks about the Ira Sohn Conference.
Periodic Table - by StudyJams
The periodic table is a chart that scientists use to organize the elements. The chart shows each element's name and symbol, the number of protons in its nucleus, and its characteristics and room temperature. The elements are listed in order by their atomic number. Learn more about the periodic table with this cartoon animation from StudyJams. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
Expedition 27 Undocks from the Station
After spending 157 days aboard the International Space Station, Dmitry Kondratyev, NASA Flight Engineer Cady Coleman and European Space Agency Flight Engineer Paolo Nespoli undocked from the station's Rassvet module at 5:35 p.m. EDT May 23, 2011, to begin their voyage home.