The Watergate Scandal
In this video clip, learn a brief timeline of events concerning Richard Nixon and the Watergate scandal at the Watergate complex in Washington D.C. (1:55)
Why Things Fall Down -Gravity for Kids
This cartoon teaches younger students about gravity. Some key vocabulary words include: gravity, attraction, magnet, crust, mantle, core, iron, molecules, force, and Newton. (05:24)
Learn C++ App for Android
'Whether you've had any prior programming experience or not, this app will help you learn all you need to know in order to start creating and compiling your own programs. Learning with SoloLearn has proved to be fast, effective and fun. This app will show you how easy it is to become a programmer.Learn C++ includes over 40 lessons split into five levels that cover basic concepts, data types, arrays, pointers, conditional statements, loops, functions, classes and objects. Unlock new levels, quizz
X-Rays: Ionizing Radiation, Part 7
This 20:17 minute YouTube film examines occupational exposures to x-rays in medicine, research, and industry. Major topics include health effects, exposures, and protective measures. This instructional film is from Kansas State University's web-based course, GENAG 711, Occupational and Agricultural Health. Copyright 2011, Mitch Ricketts. For an illustrated transcript, copy and paste this web address into your browser " target=״_blank״>http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/agsafe/p.aspx?tabid=47
Nixon: Eisenhower vs. Truman
In this video clip, Vice President Richard Nixon compares the growth that the nation experienced under the Eisenhower Administration to the growth under the Truman Administration. In summary, Nixon explains that statistically there was more growth under Eisenhower. (1:21)
How to Write Newspaper Headlines: Part I
This one minute video shows how to write a headline and some tips on how to do this. However, there aren't any examples given.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
Academic Lecturer - Nicholas A. Peppas
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UST Libraries Poetry on the Patio #10
O'Shaugnessy-Frey Library Tuesday, April 29, 2008 Dan Gjelten ("Even If You Weren't My Father" by Camillo Sbarbaro) Denise Dieffenbach ("And Still I Rise" by Maya Angelou) Julia Risser ("Lost Wax of Geology" and "In Early Spring" by James Silas Rogers) Kory Kutz ("God's Grandeur" by Gerard Manley Hopkins) Lawrence Potter ("For My People" by Margaret Walker Alexander) Denjen Tesfagiorgis ("We Wear the Mask" by Paul Laurence Dunbar) Lisa Burke ("Happiness" by Jane Kenyon) Kathleen Keller (
Dew in the Morning -Why it Happens
This cartoon uses simple illustrations and examples to help explain what morning dew is. Some key vocabulary words include: dense, condensation, and dew drops. (01:41)
Lesson #079, Thursday Ho mal di testa. = I have a headache. (I have bad of the head) Ho mal di gola. = I have a sore throat. (I have bad of the throat.) Ho mal di stomaco. = I have a stomach ache. ( I have bad of the stomach) Ho il raffreddore. = I have a cold. Ho l'influenza. = I have the flu. Ho la febbre. = I have a fever. Ho la tosse. = I have a cough. Mi fa male la gamba. = My leg hurts. (The leg does me bad) Mi fa male il braccio. = My arm hurts (The ar
Ho mal di testa. = I have a headache. (I have bad of the head)
Ho mal di gola. = I have a sore throat. (I have bad of the throat.)
Ho mal di stomaco. = I have a stomach ache. ( I have bad of the stomach)
Ho il raffreddore. = I have a cold.
Ho l'influenza. = I have the flu.
Ho la febbre. = I have a fever.
Ho la tosse. = I have a cough.
Mi fa male la gamba. = My leg hurts. (The leg does me bad)
Mi fa male il braccio. = My arm hurts (The ar
A Deeper Dive into the Page Flip in Canvas/HTML5 Here is the link to the awesome blog post by the IETeam on handling touch and mouse inputs across browsers: Here is a download of all the files that make up the PageFlip a
Handling Touch Inputs Across Device Browers
Getting All the Page Flip Code
Here is the link to the awesome blog post by the IETeam on handling touch and mouse inputs across browsers:
Here is a download of all the files that make up the PageFlip a
Pieces of Cloth Pieces of Culture, Tapa Making and Community Collaboration.m4v
Tongan Tapa Cloth bonus material to the documentary: Pieces of Cloth, Pieces of Culture: Tapa Making and Community Collaboration 50 minutes, 2005 California College of the Arts Center for Art and Public Life Visiting scholar 2004: Ping-Ann Addo Ping-Ann Addo's yearlong exploration of Tongan art and culture included the first-ever creation of an original handmade tapa cloth in the continental United States. Working with renowned Tongan artist Siu Tuita, Addo and the Center hosted a series of e
Mysterious cases of misbehaving molecules - Chick Wilson
Dr Joanna Bryson, an expert in machines that have their own artificial intelligence, explores the issues.
U.S. Farm Bill: What's at Stake?
The Horace M. Albright Lecture in Conservation Spring 2012: The U.S. Farm Bill: What's at Stake? Michael Pollan, Karen Ross, Ken Cook, Ken Hecht, and Gordon Rausser discuss the upcoming renewal of the 2012 US Farm Bill - the single most important piece of legislation determining what Americans eat.
Mountain Hare in Snowy Habitat
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
Earth Week at Valparaiso University
Valparaiso University celebrates Earth Week from April 22-26 with a number of events. In this video, President Mark A. Heckler describes Valpo's commitment to going green, by constructing energy-efficient buildings, recycling, and in numerous other ways.
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Col. Leo Thorsness on Ethical Leadership in Combat and Prison
When his wingman's plane was shot down over North Vietnam in 1967, Col. Leo Thorsness fought back. He relayed its position to search and rescue personnel, used his plane to distract the enemy while fellow airmen parachuted to the ground, destroyed two aircraft and turned back three others. Less than two weeks later he became a prisoner of war. He received the Medal of Honor for extraordinary heroism upon his return and went on to serve in the Washington State Senate. He currently serves on the B