Careers in Agriculture
A short look at some careers at the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food. This video shows various career paths in the field of agriculture, such as seed analysts, veterinarians, dairy compliance officers, and microbiologists etc (Running Time 10:03).
Active Gaming Research
In this video, the university shares the information they have learned about active gaming, along with the impact it has had on students' lives. The active gaming labs use technology to improve learning along with a new type of physical education within the schools and encourages children to use technology while still being physically active. Run time 03:04.
Table ronde : intervention de Marie-Albane de Suremain
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Engineering the Tools of Scientific Discovery, Part 4 of 6
Part four of the six part NAE Seattle Grand Challenges series dives deeper into eScience and technologies for the 21st century, with an introduction by Ed Lazowska, Director of the UW eScience Institute. Keynote speaker Larry Smarr, the founding director of the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology at UCSD, addresses high performance cyberinfrastructure discovery tools for data intensive research. Following up with information on both data integration issues and
Short Commentary on Who Invented the Mailbox
he mailbox was invented in the mid 1800s in the United States when mailmen began to deliver mail door to door. Find out how the postage service has developed with answers from an experienced teacher in this free video on world history. In this short video the teacher discusses the invention of the mailbox with a few visuals. Not very entertaining but offers good facts (Running Time 1:13).Author(s):
Elusive Tree Kangaroos Get Cameras
The hard to reach tree kangaroos on Papua New Guinea have been outfitted with Crittercams for the first time. The breathtaking treetop footage is already solving tree kangaroo mysteries, researchers say. Great Video with great visuals(Running Time 6:44).
What is Asperger's Syndrome?
This video on Asperger's Syndrome (high functioning autism) explains, in simple terms what Asperger's is and the typical tendencies of Asperger kids such as social functioning, sensory issues, schedules, obsessive interests, etc. Great video for teachers and parents. (Running Time: 3:26)
Famous People With Asperger Syndrome
This short video uses visuals displayed across screen on famous people who have Asperger's Syndrome. There are many talented, brilliant people identified in this video who have Asperger's Syndrome. This would be a great video for typical students to teach tolerance (Running Time 1:16).
How to Draw an African Giraffe Using Online Coloring Page
This video teaches how to color an AFrican Giraffe and color background using online coloring site http://www.timtim.com (1:17).
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R&D | Seth Horowitz | Salon 2 (4 of 6)
Seth Horowitz, Neuroscientist and author of The Universal Sense: How Hearing Shapes the Mind, explains how hearing commands focus. MoMA R&D Salon 2: Focus vs Distraction http://momarnd.moma.org/ December 11, 2012 All videos © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Martin Luther King Jr.
In honor of MLK, Jr. Day, and the fact that I want new stuff to use to
teach my third graders, I made another video bio. This one is about
Martin Luther King, Jr.
How to Make a Rain Gauge
How much rain did that big storm drop? Make your own rain gauge and you will always know the answer to this important weather question. You will need the following items: a glass jar, ruler, tape, glue, wood block, and rain day. Run time 01:29
Pakistan blast kills teachers
Two roadside bombs detonate as a school bus passes, killing two teachers and injuring several students.
The Continental Congress
This is a very short overview of the formation and activities of the Continental Congress in Philadelphia. It also contains short scenes of the Boston Tea Party and the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Two minutes. Perhaps best as an introduction to the times. Needs far more data to be shown without outside resources
Why Study the Founding Fathers
Why study history, especially early American history? A short video on why the Founding Fathers as well as the whole American Revolution and Constitution era are important to study. Made by a history teacher. The video is of good quality.
The American Founding Fathers: Greatest Social Experiment in History
This video was created to encourage people to read the Constitution and read the words of the men that created our founding documents. It is an amateur video that has slides and lots of text with quotes from many famous people. It is a good quality video with many good quotes.
6.851 Advanced Data Structures (MIT)
Data structures play a central role in modern computer science. You interact with data structures much more often than with algorithms (think of Google, your mail server, and even your network routers). In addition, data structures are essential building blocks in obtaining efficient algorithms. This course will cover major results and current directions of research in data structures.
Report Card on President Obama: MIT Experts Assess President Obama on Afghanistan, Climate, and the
President Obama scored abysmally on his mid-terms. A trio of MIT professors renders harsh judgment on the president half-way through his administration, and their assessments may leave listeners “weeping or depressed,” in the words of moderator
National security expert Barry Posen reviews