Urn showing Duke of Wellington at the Battle of Waterloo N080953 APSLEY HOUSE, London. Prussian Service. Large urn showing the Battle of Waterloo 1815. Part of a gift from the King of Prussia. Artistic licence - the Duke is shown on a white charger rather than Copenhagen, the horse he rode at Waterloo. WM 939-1948.
APSLEY HOUSE, London. Prussian Service. Large urn showing the Battle of Waterloo 1815. Part of a gift from the King of Prussia. Artistic licence - the Duke is shown on a white charger rather than Copenhagen, the horse he rode at Waterloo. WM 939-1948.
Siegfried Woldhek shows how he found the true face of Leonardo
This 4:21 video lecture is about the narrator's search for an image of Leonardo and the problem solving approach that he used. This is a wonderful video that shows students how they can use their powers of observation and deduction to reach conclusions.
1.221J Transportation Systems (MIT)
Approaching transportation as a complex, large-scale, integrated, open system (CLIOS), this course strives to be an interdisciplinary systems subject in the "open" sense. It introduces qualitative modeling ideas and various techniques and philosophies of modeling complex transportation enterprises. It also introduces conceptual frameworks for qualitative analysis, such as frameworks for regional strategic planning, institutional change analysis, and new technology development and deployment. And
Video: Vanderbilt Orchestra: Mendelssohn’s “Symphony No. 4″
The Vanderbilt Orchestra, conducted by Robin Fountain, performed Symphony No. 4 by Felix Mendelssohn September 16, 2010, in Ingram Hall.
Annotating images with community ontologies: experiences from neuroscience
Speaker: Dr. Maryann Martone, UCSD
How Did the Printing Press Change the World?
How Did the Printing Press Change the World?. Part of the series: History Questions. The printing press changed the world because it increased the amount of information available to a huge mass of people. Find out how Gutenberg influenced Europe in this brief video. (01:34)
How to Speed Read
This video explains why reading must be done with the "eyes" instead of the "lips." The video presents an example of how to start speed reading. Speed reading needs to be practiced daily to show improvement and this video presents a good introduction in that process.
How to Address a Business Letter
This video shows students how to write a business letter by creating an example for them. The video moves slowly enough for most students to follow and there are other videos on this site that offer additional information about writing such letters. (01:42)
Floods threaten Sri Lanka rice crop
At least eight people are killed and over a million more are affected in floods in the north of Sri Lanka. There are fears the rice crop could be under threat.
Benchmarks, canal's and Pillboxes
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What is Design? An Example.
A video of a person designing a machine from start to finish, warts and all.
Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This unit will help you to realise that essays are not to be feared. You will learn how important it is to answer the question that is set and that your style of writing is as communicative as possible.
Introduction to the physiology of the kidney, examining the processes by which the kidneys filter blood, control body pH and eliminate the waste products of metabolism from the body.
Introduction to portfolios and their uses
To identify what a portfolio is, why they are used and to identify some pieces of material that may be used to support claims for learning and development.
Pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic influences of aminoglycoside dosing
Examines how the absorbtion and distribution of aminoglycosides within the body affects the dosing regimens used.
1990s Plastic Product Commercial - Dacron textiles by Visa
Visa America's freedom fabric.
Dacron is a fiber made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET). PET can take up to several thousand years to degrade.
Beginner - Buying a SIM card It is very common to buy a local SIM card in a country one is visiting as it usually works out to be cheaper. Today we teach you how to buy a SIM card in Arabic, and how to specifically say you want a top-up SIM.
It is very common to buy a local SIM card in a country one is visiting as it usually works out to be cheaper. Today we teach you how to buy a SIM card in Arabic, and how to specifically say you want a top-up SIM.
Discussions on Annotations and Ontologies
Panel: Drs. Maryann Martone, Dina Demner-Fushman, and Daniel Rubin
Acids, Alkalis and Bases: Further Application
Examining the operation and application of acids, bases and alkalis, including neutralisation, acid/base reactions, and salts.
What is referencing?
This RLO outlines the importance of referencing and how to refer to the work of others appropriately. Interactive tasks illustrate the range of materials that can be referenced and examples of plagiarism.