TAO-TRITON Array: Sphere View without Push
This animation was developed for a PBS NOVA episode on El Nino-La Nina.
TRMM Rainmap Anomalies: Hurricane Mitch and Honduras
Rain maps derived from nearly three years of TRMM operations.
Methylphenidate Decreased the Amount of Glucose Needed by the Brain to Perform a Cognitive Task
The use of stimulants (methylphenidate and amphetamine) as cognitive enhancers by the general public is increasing and is controversial. It is still unclear how they work or why they improve performance in some individuals but impair it in others. To test the hypothesis that stimulants enhance signal to noise ratio of neuronal activity and thereby reduce cerebral activity by increasing efficiency, we measured the effects of methylphenidate on brain glucose utilization in healthy adults. We measu
Why do we leave fingerprints?
Learn about the pores in our fingers, why we have ridges on our fingers and more!
Mercury is the innermost and smallest planet in the Solar System, orbiting the Sun once every 87.969 days. The orbit of Mercury has the highest eccentricity of all the Solar System planets, and it has the smallest axial tilt.
2014 URI Commencement
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One of Morocco's most beautiful and historic cities is being restored to its ancient splendor. See what the government is doing to the historical city and how the citizens are trying to help fund the restoration of the city.
The crisis of global capitalism: towards a new economic culture?
Manuel Castells draws on arguments from his book Communication Power in discussing the structural causes and implications of the 2008 economic crisis, and in claiming that we are moving, without much understanding, towards a new form of global capitalism. The global crisis of capitalism that exploded in the Fall of 2008 is the most serious economic crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. It is rooted in the volatility of interdependent global financial markets resulting from deregulation
Congressman John Lewis Gives Law Commencement Address
Video by Mary Stanton Knight
Degree programmes CNN advert Virtual Maths - Numbers, Find the angle quiz Virtual Maths, Brick Density - Water Displacement method Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation Consumerism -- Exploitation or Expression? United States Enters World War One Global Reaction to US Credit Downgrade Learn French - Verbs - Verbe Donner au présent de l'indicatif KAWS: Graffiti Artist How to Draw a Cartoon Penguin
Studying here gave me the confidence to start my own business," Tony Wheeler (MSc05), Founder of LonelyPlanet, explains in London Business School's latest CNN TV advert
Interactive simulation quiz, 8 questions, Find the Angle using the simulation and enter the answers
Presentation explaining how to calculate the density of a brick using water displacement method.
Simulation of using a thodolite to calculate the height of a building.
Producer (requires Internet Explorer) This RLO uses a number of images, including some in advertisements, to introduce some of the debates about consumerism. Some analysis is offered on how advertisements actually communicate strategically with consumers. For some theorists, consumerism represents the worst kind of ideological mechanism, binding people to capitalism by deeply affecting their desires.There is also a more optimistic view, stressing how people are able to use cons
Using primary film clips, this video stresses the people and events that resulted in the United States entry into World War One. A quick summary of the war is also delivered. A word wall, map, and biographies of important people would help this video make more sense. It also shows how the treaty the Germans signed helps create a situation of unhappiness that results in the end of the Kaiser's reign.
Krannert School of Management Assoc. Prof. Xiaoyan Zhang discusses the global reaction to the U. S. credit downgrade.
Learn French! The video teaches the use of the verb Donne (to give), in the present indicative: I give, you give, he/she gives, we give, you (plural) give, they give. The instructor is a native French speaker and speaks only French in the video. English subtitles are provided.(1:38)
This segment profiles the artist known as KAWS, former Graffiti (tag) artist turned painter and designer of limited edition toys and clothing. This segment also features some cool clips of KAWS' art, displayed in Pharrell Williams' Miami Home and Kanye West's latest album cover and billboard. (6:34)
How to Draw a Cartoon Penguin: Mik Brown is on VideoJug to teach you how to draw a cartoon penguin. With a very simple series of steps that an artist of any level can follow, you too can draw your very own cartoon penguin. This is a good teaching resource for an individual or for an art classroom. (3:01)
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Find the angle quiz
Virtual Maths, Brick Density - Water Displacement method
Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation
Consumerism -- Exploitation or Expression?
United States Enters World War One
Global Reaction to US Credit Downgrade
Learn French - Verbs - Verbe Donner au présent de l'indicatif
KAWS: Graffiti Artist
How to Draw a Cartoon Penguin