Vortex flows: from insects to aircraft - Ismut Gursul
Professor Ismet Gursul talks about his research into the most efficient wing structure for a tiny aircraft. He has found this is similar to the structure of insect wings.
Research in the World: Energy storage: The Missing link - Peter Bruce
Professor Peter Bruce of the the University of St Andrews talks about the need for a step change in the performance of energy storage devices for the future in order to help us achieve a low-carbon world.
Authors at Google: Adam Lashinsky, "Inside Apple"
Adam Lashinsky visited Google's Mountain View office on February 13, 2012 to discuss his new book "Inside Apple." Get the eBook or read a free excerpt available now on Google Play http://goo.gl/8pp5g. Inside Apple reveals the secret systems, tactics and leadership strategies that allowed Steve Jobs and his company to churn out hit after hit and inspire a cult-like following for its products. If Apple is Silicon Valley's answer to Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory, then author Adam Lashinsky pro
Iraqi shelling in Ramadi frustrates residents
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Residents of Ramadi say Iraqi forces are shelling the town "arbitrarily." Nathan Frandino reports. More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation for speed
Hoffman's death was acute drug intoxication; Kutcher, Kunis reportedly engaged
The day's top showbiz news and headlines including Philip Seymour Hoffman's cause of death is recorded as acute drug intoxication, Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are reportedly engaged, and rain dampens the Oscar red carpet. Bob Mezan reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and ac
Duke Chapel Live - 3/25/2012
Duke Chapel Live - 3/25/2012
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
Jeremy Sugarman, Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Bioethics and Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Read the complete transcript of this interview, and see videos and read information about other Johns Hopkins faculty talking about innovation at: http://web.jhu.edu/administration/provost/innovation.html.
Macroporous hydrogels as vascularizable soft tissue â implant interfaces: materials characterizat
Implantable medical devices, such as biosensors and implantable drug delivery systems, function optimally when rapid solute exchange can occur between implant and surrounding tissue. However, almost all materials implanted into the body are encapsulated in a fibrous layer that prevents this rapid communication. Macroporous materials are known to change this response by allowing vascularized tissue ingrowth, however many questions still exist as to the role material properties play. In this work,
Allied Victories and Disagreements in Early 1945
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn how the German offensive at the battle of the Bulge had been brought to halt by the American Forces as well as other battles and disagreements between the allied powers' leaders between the end of 1944 and early 1945. (5:21)
Adding Machine (a Musical)
in numbers the mysteries of life can be revealed in numbers April 12-29, Todd Theatre
Kinect Demo at Quest: Studying Body Language
Randy Belcher and Dan Cutler of SUNY Oswego's human-computer interaction program will show how to use a Kinect controller to study body language and emotion at Oswego's Quest celebration of creativity and scholarly activity on April 18. For more information, visit www.oswego.edu/quest.
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
Francisco Campbell Hooker: The African Presence in Latin America
Ambassador Francisco Campbell Hooker of the Republic of Nicaragua disucsses the African presence in Latin America. Speaker Biography: Francisco Campbell is Nicaraguan Ambassador to the United States.
Tips & Strategies for Effective Differentiation & Instruction
This video will help teachers with differentiation of instruction to provide an effective, engaging, learning environment by creating a culture of student success and meeting the needs of all the students. The video contains a slide show which provides methods for presenting lessons and tips for classroom management. ( 8:39)
The psychology of habit - Bas Verplanken
Professor Bas Verplanken from the University of Bath talks about the psychology of habit and how much of what we do is done at the same time in the same location.
Crown Forum: Scholar's Day
April 19, 2012 Scholar's Day Crown Forum
Convective Cloud Systems
The transfer of energy between Earth's surface and the atmosphere causes all weather. Energy can be transferred through three main processes: convection, conduction, and radiation. This video adapted from the Atmospheric Radiation Program explains the differences between tropical convective cloud systems formed over land and those formed over oceans. (1:09)
Romanticism in the American Short Story
Power point presentation about Romanticism in the American short story. This presentation explains the literary movement known as romanticism and authors such as Nathaniel Hawthorne, Edgar Allan Poe, and Washington Irving from that era.