Zaha Hadid: Form in Motion
September 20, 2011 - March 25, 2012: Iraqi-born British architect Zaha Hadid, who in 2004 became the first female recipient of the renowned Pritzker Architecture Prize, has thoroughly advanced the vocabulary of contemporary architecture and design. For this exhibition, Hadid has created a sculptural environment for a selection of her recent furniture, decorative art, jewelry, and footwear innovations.
Inspect-a-Gadget - Use the Gears!
Phill Windsor explains what his gadget has to do with using the gears of a car. The team at the Environmental Technology Centre (ETC) work with small to medium scale companies to find solutions to a range of problems which can be solved using clever technology and gadgets. The ETC receives European funding (ERDF) and is therefore able to spend up to 5 days with a company totally free of charge!
Julius Caesar (Part 2 of 3)
Julius Caesar was the most famous Roman leader of all, conquered more land than any other Roman and this is an eight minute video about some of the politics he had to face and how the conservatives tried to stop him. Part of a series.
5.6.2 Plate tectonics and climate change
Plate tectonics is an earth sciences topic that attracts a good deal of interest, given that it a topic very often featured in popular science programmes on TV and radio. It is a subject that have strong visual appeal. The coverage is S279 is self-contained, up to date and is written in a way that will be accessible to those with interest and motivation, all the more so for those who have some pre-existing scientific understanding.
Where Pocahontas Pledged Her Love
Ongoing excavations at James Fort reveal a surprising discovery: the site of the 1608 church where Pocahontas married John Rolfe. Chief Archaeologist Bill Kelso shares the excitement of rediscovery.
The Chilean Path to Development
President Sebastian Pinera reflects on Chileís history of growth and development and events during his presidency. Insights into the future path of Chile are presented.
Waves: An interactive Tutorial
This is a set of interactive tutorials designed to teach the fundamentals of wave dynamics. It starts with very simple wave properties and ends with an examination of nonlinear wave behavior. The emphasis here is on the properties of waves which are difficult to illustrate in a static textbook figure. The tutorial may be used in conjunction with a text or as a stand alone introduction to waves. The pages were created by scripting the Physlets (Java Applets) from Wolfgang Christian's group at Da
The Mentoring Process - A Module Summary
The Mentoring Process - A Module Summary, with links to each of the resources.
29.09.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Der Bundestag in Berlin entscheidet an diesem Donnerstag über eine Aufstockung des Kreditvolumens und über neue Hilfsinstrumente des Euro-Rettungsfonds. Der deutsche Anteil an der Gesamthaftung würde von 123 auf 211 Milliarden Euro steigen. Es zeichnet sich eine große Mehrheit ab, da auch die Oppositionspartei
San Diego Model Railroad Museum
Accompany a student as she visits the San Diego Model Railroad Museum and learn all about model trains by watching this video. See how building model trains strenghtens math, science, and history skills. ( 3:30)
Money talks: October 3rd 2011
The response of business to the euro crisis, a company encourages good health and armed guards on boats repel pirates
AP Chemistry: Stoichiometry AP Worksheet Problems Part I White House pitches jobs bill after data, fears double dip Swinging on a String saw Italics and Underlines - Free English Video by Brightstorm 2011 ISU Homecoming Parade Complete Structural color, Lecture III
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Oct. 7 - White House National Economic Council Director Gene Sperling says the administration is not satisfied with the U.S. jobs picture and Congress should not risk a double-dip recession by not passing the American Jobs Act.
Students explore how pendulums work and why they are useful in everyday applications. In a hands-on activity, they experiment with string length, pendulum weight and angle of release. In an associated literacy activity, students explore the mechanical concept of rhythm, based on the principle of oscillation, in a broader biological and cultural context in dance and sports, poetry and other literary forms, and communication in general.
This video explains how to use italics and underlines to identify titles of larger works, magazines, books, poems, newspapers, journals, etc. in writing. Italics and underlines can be used interchangeably, but not at the same time. Italics are used when typing, while underlines are used when writing. (1:46)
Web Streaming Video taken fron Uptown Crossing at the intersection of Fell and North Streets in Normal.
Structural color, Lecture III, Skigin, Diana, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
White House pitches jobs bill after data, fears double dip
Swinging on a String
Italics and Underlines - Free English Video by Brightstorm
2011 ISU Homecoming Parade Complete
Structural color, Lecture III