Landscape painter Alan Cotton talks at Bath - Alan Cotton
Alan Cotton, Honorary Professor of Art at the University of Bath, gives his inaugural lecture where he presents stories about people and places from his travels.
Hall of Fame Tour with Ryan Pregent '09
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum Membership Associate and baseball fanatic Ryan Pregent '09 gives a quick tour in this supplement to the 10x10+10 feature in the Spring 2012 Oswego alumni magazine due out April 20. Read the story at http://oswego.edu/magazine/HOF
Science Bulletins: New Horizons Mission to Pluto
Since its discovery in 1930, we've looked at Pluto as our solar system's ninth planet. But residing in the icy realm of the outer solar system, where the sun's brightness is less than 1/1000 of the brightness here on Earth, Pluto is nothing like the other planets of our solar system. It differs tremendously from the gas giants Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune, but does not resemble the rocky terrestrial worlds Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars.
Discrete Random Variables: Poisson (optional)
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module describes the characteristics of a Poisson experiment and the Poisson probability distribution. This module is included in the Elementary Statistics textbook/collection as an optional […]
The Genius of Mozart - The First Romantic (1/7)
A portion of Mozart's biography. (09:05)
Professor Jody Gittell at the Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute
In this seminar, Professor Jody Gittell draws upon case studies in the U.S. health and human service sectors to develop a relational model of organisational change. This model suggests that meaningful transformation requires changes in the worker-worker, worker-customer, and worker-manager relationships using three kinds of interventions -- relational, work process, and structural. Relational interventions include mapping current relationship patterns, fostering psychological safety and coaching
Seniors 2012 - Kenneth Williams
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In Conversation with Smiley & West
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Lets Go Green Kids - Recycle It Song
This is song from the album "Let's Go Green! Kids", a collection of catchy melodies to encourage all of us to live more environmentally conscious lives. (01:20)
Fishing for Safe Food (Interactive)
In this interactive game adapted from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, students on a fishing trip try to catch different types of fish. Once a player catches a fish, he or she decides to keep it or throw it back, based on safety information provided by the EPA. The game teaches students which fish have high or low levels of mercury, and how much is safe to eat.
Deep-Sea Bestiary (Interactive)
With names like umbrellamouth gulper, blackdevil anglerfish, ogrefish, football fish, and vampire squid from hell, you might expect to be surprised, even startled, by some of the creatures that inhabit that deepest parts of the ocean. You would be right to expect this. This interactive image gallery from the NOVA: "Into the Abyss" Web site describes the physical and behavioral traits of some of these bizarre and little-known sea creatures.
ISS Update: Weekly Recap for May 4, 2012
The International Space Station Weekly Recap for April 30-May 4, 2012.
Ever wonder what its like to be a cheerleader? We attached a camera to our cheerleaders during pre-game and let them do what they do best! Thanks to our University of Toledo Cheerleaders and special thanks to Lexie and Kayla for wearing the camera.
Ant-like robots create complex glowing patterns
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2012/01/ant-like-robots-create-complex-glowing-patterns.html
Clearly Impossible A video of Clearly Impossible, an installation by Zhe Huang and Yao Zhang. The installation was originally part of a larger exhibition at the MIT Museum called Ways of Seeing. It will be up at the museum until May 25th. Sponsored by Florcraft, Clearly Impossible is a MIT Museum Studio project.
A video of Clearly Impossible, an installation by Zhe Huang and Yao Zhang. The installation was originally part of a larger exhibition at the MIT Museum called Ways of Seeing. It will be up at the museum until May 25th. Sponsored by Florcraft, Clearly Impossible is a MIT Museum Studio project.
Carex intumescens habit and dissection
Carex intumescens habit and perigynium dissection. For context, see: Carex intumescens species page and Carex Interactive Identification Key.
A case study of "A Civil Action"
This is a short, culminating activity that can be used to assess your students' understanding of the steps needed to determine if a water source is contaminated and how it got that way, and to suggest possible methods of cleanup or remediation. Students review a portion of the film "A Civil Action" and identify the problem and the people involved. Students then take the role of environmental scientist and apply their knowledge of water and hazardous waste contamination to create a plan to help l
Minimum Measured Ozone Level in 1988
Stratospheric Ozone level for September 19, 1988.