Postcast 28: Synaptic Transmission
Review of synaptic transmission of neurotransmitters.
Hakeem Olajuwon-Top 10 Career Plays (Immigration and Sports)
In this video, the Top 10 career plays from Hakeem Olajuwon, featuring an assortment of dunks, tips and blocks are highlighted. Hakeem immigrated from Nigeria in 1981 and became a US citizen in 1993. This great resource would work well in conjunction with a lesson/unit on famous African Americans and/or immigration. (2:36)
UA Celebrates the Year of the Horse with Festival
To ring in the Chinese new year and celebrate the year of the horse, the Confucius Center at the University of Arizona co-hosted a festival at Centennial Hall. Performances at the Chinese New Year Festival included traditional and contemporary dance, martial arts displays, children's choirs and music by the Purple Bamboo Ensemble, the performing group of the UA Asian Music Club.
PTC 620: Proposal Writing
In any organization, your success depends on your ability to write persuasively. Today, proposal writing is an industry: divisions of organizations are devoted to a single aim: to win competitive awards through compelling documents. This course will prepare you for your role in that challenging world. We will begin by exploring theories of persuasion from ancient to contemporary times, and we will continue our study through modern theories of stakeholder analysis. With this overview in mind, we
Office Hours with Miguel Nicolelis on Brain-Machine Interfaces
Miguel Nicolelis is the Anne W. Deane Professor of Neuroscience and co-director of Duke University's Center for Neuroengineering. He is a native of Sao Paulo, Brazil, where he received his M.D. and Ph.D. in neurophysiology from the University of Sao Paulo. He answered questions about his research on brain-machine interfaces during a live "Office Hours" webcast interview March 18, 2011. Learn more at http://www.nicolelislab.net.
11.201 Gateway: Planning Action (MIT)
This class introduces first semester MCP students to the persistent themes and challenges facing planners. The goals of this class are: to excite students about their chosen profession; to offer a theoretical framework for thinking about the kinds of interventions that planners are expected to take; to introduce students to some of the most interesting and challenging theoretical debates in the planning field; and to press students to think about the best way of using their time to ensure their
Capacitaci?n docente en tecnolog?as de informaci?n y comunicaci?n hacia la conformaci?n de redes col
The Academic Upgrade Program (.Capacitaci?n Docente.) is been developed in the contexto of a MECESUP project (government funding assignments for education) at the FAU of Universidad de Chile. This program is about upgrading knowledge and user capabilities in Information and Communication Technologies (IT) of our academic team, in order to improve our pedagogical model, and to include these IT into the learning-teaching process for Architecture, Design and Geography. Considering that new technolo
397GG Secrets of Bestselling Novels
A new study uncovered things that successful novels have in common.
History of Africa
This video is a brief history of Africa. Ancient kingdoms and culture are discussed past and present.
Lincoln-Douglas Debate of 1858
This video is accompanied by text. "The Dred Scott case played a pivotal role in the 1858 Illinois senate race and in the 1860 presidential election. Eyeing Stephen Douglas’s seat in the Senate, Abraham Lincoln challenged the incumbent to a series of debates. The two politicians differed in almost every respect. Lincoln, a tall and lanky Republican with a high-pitched voice, relied on his wit and integrity to provide a comforting sense of sincerity. Douglas, meanwhile, was a short, barrel-ches
Spots, Spots, Spots
In this video, a librarian recites a fingerplay about a leopard's spots. (0:26)
An Example of a Chemical Reaction: Making a Bouncing Ball
Watch this video to learn to make a rubbery bouncing ball out of pudding mix, glue, borax, water, and food coloring. This is an example of a chemical reaction due to the reaction of the glue/pudding mix with borax. The experiment is shown/explained step-by-step, and the video concludes with an explanation of the reaction that occurred.
The Rise of the Neoconservatives [David Gordon will teach The Betrayal of the American Right and the Rise of the Neoconservatives, a 6-week online course at the Mises Academy, March 21 – April 30.] Challenging Traditions Using the Recompose tool Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture Monterey Bay Aquarium An evaluation of Simventure 18.S34 Problem Solving Seminar (MIT) French Lesson - Dans la Ville (In the City), Part 6
The Honorable Simon Powers, Minister of Justice, Minister for State Owned Enterprises, Minister of Commerce, Minister Responsible for the Law Commission, Associate Minister of Finance, and Deputy Leader of the House presents a public lecture on Challenging Traditions - New Zealand's Justice System. Lecture given 25 August, 2010.
Learn how to use the Recompose tool to adjust the composition of a scene that needs tweaking. Keep important elements and eliminate or minimize unwanted elements.
Terry has led the Regional Development Agency, Yorkshire Forward, as its Chair for seven years, overseeing the Agency in growing the economy of the Yorkshire and Humber region. He was honoured in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2010 with the award of a CBE for services to business and regeneration and was recently appointed as a Deputy Lieutenant for West Yorkshire. He has recently launched his new business, entitled ‘Inspiration for Industry Education and Regeneration’. He holds a Visiting P
California travel tips host Veronica Hill takes you inside the Monterey Bay Aquarium in Cannery Row, just two hours south of San Francisco beside the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
Almost 2 million people visit here every year, making it one of California's most popular attractions. More than 623 marine species are on display, so allow at least 3 hours to fully enjoy the aquarium's galleries, touch pools and exhibits. You can easily spend the entire day here.
This paper discusses the value of providing a simulated experience of how organisations work enabling skills and knowledge from disparate subject areas to be synthesised and assimilated in solving complex business problem
This course, which is geared toward Freshmen, is an undergraduate seminar on mathematical problem solving. It is intended for students who enjoy solving challenging mathematical problems and who are interested in learning various techniques and background information useful for problem solving. Students in this course are expected to compete in a nationwide mathematics contest for undergraduates.
Learn French by learning vocabulary words for buildings in the city. As the native French speaker recites the words, the words and the appropriate images appear. There is no English spoken. Each French phrase is spoken once. For beginning to intermediate learners. This video features a picture within the picture, so the viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' to see the smaller image.
[David Gordon will teach The Betrayal of the American Right and the Rise of the Neoconservatives, a 6-week online course at the Mises Academy, March 21 – April 30.]
Using the Recompose tool
Terry Hodgkinson Inaugural Lecture
Monterey Bay Aquarium
An evaluation of Simventure
18.S34 Problem Solving Seminar (MIT)
French Lesson - Dans la Ville (In the City), Part 6