Advanced Audio Blog S3 #17 - The City of Paracas: Paracas
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! When your friend tells you that you’re going to go sandboarding in Spanish, you think he must mean surfboarding. You ask him where the best waves are for surfboarding, but he says sandboarding again in Spanish. He explains that it’s like snowboarding but on sand, since the weather in most areas [...]
The Digital Drum debuts in Uganda
Oct. 25 - A solar-powered computer kiosk is breaking new ground by making the internet available to school children in Uganda for the first time. Maryam Behmard reports.
How to Make a Stuffed Crust Pizza
This selection contains a video which shows a stuffed crust pizza being made step-by-step. Ingredients needed and directions appear in print. ( 1:35)
What's Cost Got to Do with It? Book buyers have been used to hardback books being the most expensive, with softcover versions being priced much less, while e-book versions are cheaper still. This pricing scheme comports with David Ricardo's doctrine that the value of consumption goods are determined by the "
Book buyers have been used to hardback books being the most expensive, with softcover versions being priced much less, while e-book versions are cheaper still.
This pricing scheme comports with David Ricardo's doctrine that the value of consumption goods are determined by the "
This health education program explains alopecia including the different types of hair loss, the causes, and the treatment options. It also reviews normal hair growth. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Neanderthal mammoth hunters in Jersey
This week in the Planet Earth Podcast: Richard Hollingham meets scientists and archaeologists who are working to preserve one of the most important Neanderthal settlements in north-west Europe to find out how they lived; later on, he visits the local primary school to find out what schoolchildren make of the Neanderthals.
GULP: A Nice cup of tea
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.
Baby rescued from Turkey quake rubble
Oct. 25 - A 14-day-old baby is rescued from the rubble of a collapsed building, two days after a powerful earthquake hit southeastern Turkey. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Thailand hopes sandbags will save Bangkok
Nov. 3 - Thailand stacks giant sandbags, hoping to prevent floodwater from entering the heart of the Bangkok. Katharine Jackson reports.
The Real Causes of America's Wars: A Revisionist View "War is the health of the state." These famous words of Randolph Bourne have been confirmed throughout the course of American history. This course will examine the origins of a numbe
"War is the health of the state."
These famous words of Randolph Bourne have been confirmed throughout the course of American history. This course will examine the origins of a numbe
The Animal Sounds Song
In this cute, animated video, students will learn animal names and sounds. The animals included are duck, cow, owl, dog, cat, bird, pig, mouse, horse, sheep, rabbit, chicken, snake, frog, bee, lion, donkey, elephant, and bear. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (2:24)
Plungers and horses, a story of vacuum and pressure
This is a short video that explains a classic experiment involving vacuum and atmospheric pressure using plungers.
John Carlson Lecture
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ADA and Accessibility of Educational Content
Dr. Anne Jelfs from the Open University presents on ADA and the Accessibility of Educational Content for the participants of the Bridge to Success project on September 23, 2011.
Report on the First Quadrennial Technology Review
Steve Koonin, Under Secretary for Science - US Department of Energy
What is the futue of learning in Canada? - Dr. Paul Cappon
Dr. Paul Cappon, Canadian Council on Learning, presented CCL's recent findings on all aspects of the learning cycle: from early childhood through school, post-secondary education, and adult and workplace learning and training.
Optimism drives stocks higher
Oct. 26 - Summary of business headlines: Wall Street lifted by encouraging earnings and economic news; New optimism from euro debt summit; Former Goldman Sachs director charged in insider trading case. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Shell, Statoil profits soar on higher oil
Oct. 27 - Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Norway's Statoil reported big jumps in profits on Thursday, driven mainly by higher oil and gas prices with help from increased production. Hayley Platt reports.
Lohan sentenced to 30 days in jail
Nov 02 - Lindsay Lohan is sentenced to 30 days in jail, with an additional 270 days should she violate her probation again. Bob Mezan reports.