Tarana Fazel - BA Philosophy
Tarana talks about studying in Singapore.
Introducing basic concepts of physical pressure, with particular reference to the role of pressure in healthcare situations.
Cardiovascular System Part One
In this video you look at the heart and the circulation of the blood through the body and the heart. Video consists of teacher lecture with a power point presentation on a screen.Run time 09:15.
Europe Day Ahead: Sharp cuts due in France
Sept. 27 - A look at Friday's key events including France's 2013 budget and more from the Paris Motor Show.
Hurricane Mitch from TRMM: October 27, 1998
A fly-in to Hurricane Mitch on October 27, 1998, showing the three-dimensional structure of the precipitation as measured by the Precipitation Radar instrument on TRMM. In this animation, a surface of constant precipitation is colored by the value of the precipitation on the ground under the surface.
Ancient Rome and Greece - Quiz
To revise facts from Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece.
What Happens When an Oil Spill Occurs?
This interactive activity from McDougal Littell/TERC visualizes the effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill, factors that influence oil spill behavior and impact, and techniques used to contain and clean up oil spills at sea.
Pictorial representation of the steps of the scientific method.
We are all born creative; however, Dr Allègre Hadida argues that in the work environment we are not all creative equals. In some, creativity flourishes while others learn to suppress their individual creativity. Dr Hadida has been running creative business workshops with the advertising agency Saatchi & Saatchi, and believes that there are ways in which businesses can tap into the creative side of the brain and in so doing, double their workforces without doubling their costs!
How the Cow Ate the Cabbage Read A Loud
This video is a play on the story "There Was an Old Woman Who Swallowed a Fly". The theme is a barnyard and a series of events creates an opportunity for a cow to get out of a gate to eat some cabbage in the field. Words appear at the bottom of the screen and each word is highlighted as it is said. Content is appropriate for elementary students.
7.343 The Radical Consequences of Respiration: Reactive Oxygen Species in Aging and Disease (MIT)
This course will start with a survey of basic oxygen radical biochemistry followed by a discussion of the mechanisms of action of cellular as well as dietary antioxidants. After considering the normal physiological roles of oxidants, we will examine the effects of elevated ROS and a failure of cellular redox capacity on the rate of organismal and cellular aging as well as on the onset and progression of several major diseases that are often age-related. Topics will include ROS-induced effec
Professional Series for Educators (2) In the second episode of our new series, we feature a selection of podcast channels from our category on educational news and items for professional educators. This particular episode certainly has a distinctly technological theme! At our Podcast Directory for Educators, you can locate further details of a
In the second episode of our new series, we feature a selection of podcast channels from our category on educational news and items for professional educators. This particular episode certainly has a distinctly technological theme! At our Podcast Directory for Educators, you can locate further details of a
How To Install More Memory In a Computer
A slow moving quality video that shows how to install memory and how to do it safely. Best used if students have a computer to use to demonstrate on as the video is shown or afterwards.
Speak Italian with Your Mouth Full - Lesson 6, part 3 (closing lecture) ESG seminar on Italian language, culture, and food: ES.S41, lesson 6, part 3 (3 of 3)
ESG seminar on Italian language, culture, and food: ES.S41, lesson 6, part 3 (3 of 3)
Russkii pisatel' I.S. Turgenev
Russkii pisatel' I.S. Turgenev is a website dedicated to the famous ninteenth century Russian author of the realist novel 'Ottsy i deti' ('Fathers and children'). Created by the Turgenev museum-estate, the resource contains: an illustrated biography plus related articles and encyclopedia entries; an extensive section of primary works and secondary literature; numerous images: information about various Turgenev-connected museums and theatre; current news; a good links page and a guest book. The E
STS.330J History and Anthropology of Medicine and Biology (MIT)
This course explores recent historical and anthropological approaches to the study of life, in both medicine and biology. After grounding our conversation in accounts of natural history and medicine that predate the rise of biology as a discipline, we explore modes of theorizing historical and contemporary bioscience. Drawing on the work of historian William Coleman, we examine the forms, functions, and transformations of biological and medical objects of study. Along the way we treat the histor
Sunday Service - 3/11/2012 - Lauren Winner
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr Lauren Winner delivers a sermon entitled "When the Seraphim Kept Silent." Opening excerpt from the sermon: (25:10) "So that you aren't sitting on the edge of your pew, wondering what this sermon is about, I will tell you: It is about the first letter, of the first word, of the first of the ten commandments; Which is, is the letter aleph. You have an aleph there in your bulletin, in the "about the preacher" box. It looks a little l
How Religious Were the Founding Fathers?
Gordon Brown gives a lecture about this topic. A good insight into the part religion played in the early part of America as the people were religious and how various groups grew. However, some major leaders were not religious. Well worth watching.
Software design of maintainable knowledge-based systems for building design
Identifying and establishing a basic structure for knowledge representation is one of the keys to successful design of knowledge-based computer systems. In Building Design and Construction, this initial knowledge structure can be achieved by utilizing a query driven approach to software engineering. As (user) queries reflect the user's demand for in/output, it is natural to link the overall user dialogue with key elements in the knowledge base direct connections between user screen and objects i