Isadora Duncan shown in photographs
This video shows Isadora Duncan in photographs. She is shown through out her life. Duncan lived from 1877-1927. She was considered by many to be the creator of modern dance. The photographs are set to music.(4:06)
The Great Wall
Built in stages over many centuries, the Great Wall of China stretches
more than 6,400 kilometers, or nearly 4,000 miles through northern
China. China's first emperor, Qin Shi Huang, began constructing the wall in the 3rd century BC to protect the northern borders of his empire from Mongolians and other nomadic invaders.
Auditieve illusie Waarom hoor je de zee in een schelp? Plaats je een schelp tegen je oor dan werkt er ondertussen aan de buitenzijde van de schelp omgevingsgeluid op in. Hierbij worden bepaalde frequenties weggefilterd, …
Waarom hoor je de zee in een schelp?
Plaats je een schelp tegen je oor dan werkt er ondertussen aan de buitenzijde van de schelp omgevingsgeluid op in. Hierbij worden bepaalde frequenties weggefilterd, …
Early Japan Feudalism
During the 600s, Japan used China as a model of knowledge for their country. Nobels and officials would be sent to China for "selective borrowing" (Japan selecting the best part of Chinese culture while preserving their own unique identity). Japan created government and writing systems that are similar to the Chinese. During the Heian Period (794-1185), Japan created highy refined culture and arts. Proper etiquette, appearance, and education was very important. This eight minute video is a lectu
Board of Trustees 5/20/14
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege Board of Trustees 5/20/14 About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation making it the fir
Creative Quotations from T. S. Eliot
A thought provoking collection of Creative Quotations from T. S. Eliot (1888-1965); born on Sep 26. US-English poet, critic, and playwright.
7.343 Protein Folding, Misfolding and Human Disease (MIT)
This course is one of many Advanced Undergraduate Seminars offered by the Biology Department at MIT. These seminars are tailored for students with an interest in using primary research literature to discuss and learn about current biological research in a highly interactive setting. The instructor for this course, Dr. Kosinski-Collins, is a member of the HHMI Education Group. Maintenance of the complex three-dimensional structure adopted by a protein in the cell is vital for function. Oftentimes
Making a Multimedia Homepage
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Tips on Applying for A Job
This video offers tips on how one should apply for jobs.
Kinect Common Bridge v2 Beta now available With the coming release of the Kinect for Windows v2 device, which you can pre-order now, we should start seeing more of our favorite frameworks, utilities and tools being updated. We've highlighted Kinect Common Bridge a couple times before, Kids, Kinect, Cinder and some C++ too... Meet the Kinect Common Bridge, Author(s):
With the coming release of the Kinect for Windows v2 device, which you can pre-order now, we should start seeing more of our favorite frameworks, utilities and tools being updated.
We've highlighted Kinect Common Bridge a couple times before, Kids, Kinect, Cinder and some C++ too... Meet the Kinect Common Bridge, Author(s):
Of Mice and Men - In Context (Part 2 of 2)
The second half of the BBC's on the social/historical context of the novel, Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
Doomed soldiers : Polish underground soldiers 1944-1963 : the untold story
The website "The Doomed Soldiers. Polish Underground Soldiers 1944-1936: The Untold Story" is a project dedicated to the Polish Underground organisations that fought against the Nazi and Soviet occupations. There are several sections: Historical Background; Soldiers; and Units and Operations. The Historical Background offers a vast array of information on the anticommunist armed fight in the underground. Numerous cases are described, with contemporary official documents; propaganda; press releas
Estimulación Cognitiva (2009)
La Estimulación Cognitiva es una disciplina de intervención psicológica que integra todo un conjunto de técnicas y estrategias sistemáticas y estandarizadas que tienen por objetivo activar y ejercitar las distintas capacidades y funciones cognitivas del individuo con el fin último de mejorar su rendimiento. La Estimulación Cognitiva puede ser aplicada a cualquier individuo, puesto que cualquiera de nosotros podemos mejorar nuestras capacidades para ser más hábiles y diestros; pero su ob
RMIT Social and Environmental Enterprise Developments (SEEDS) helped an RMIT student develop a profitable business providing low cost energy alternatives to suburban communities.
Evolving board evaluation fuctions for a complex strategy game
The development of board evaluation functions for complex strategy games has been approached in a variety of ways. The analysis of game interactions is recognized as a valid analogy to common real-world problems, which often present difficulty in designing algorithms to solve them. Genetic programming, as a branch of evolutionary computation,provides advantages over traditional algorithms in solving these complex real-world problems in speed, robustness and flexibility. This thesis attempts to a
OZK 150: Introduction to Ozarks Studies - Lecture 10: Ozarks Music
In this lecture Dr. Blevins surveys Ozarks traditional music, concentrating on varieties of ballads from ancient British story songs brought to America by colonial immigrants to regional songs recounting events that took place in the Ozarks. This course provides a multidisciplinary introduction to the study of the Ozarks region and its inhabitants, including Ozarks history and geography, regional folk culture and traditions, and current issues. Learn more about Missouri State iCourses at http:
US Marines Battle of Iwo Jima
(newsreel footage) The battle was marked by some of the fiercest fighting of the campaign. The Imperial Japanese Army positions on the island were heavily fortified, with vast bunkers, hidden artillery, and 18 kilometers (11 mi) of tunnels. The battle was the first American attack on the Japanese Home Islands and the Imperial soldiers defended their positions tenaciously. Of the 21,000 Japanese soldiers present at the beginning of the battle, over 20,000 were killed and only 216 taken prisoner.
Battle For Stalingrad
A brief history of the Soviet/German battle for the city of Stalingrad. This video shows footage of the final stage of Operation Barbarosa. The German commander of the Sixth Army, General von Paulus, assisted by the Fourth Panzer Army, began it's attack of a small Russian city on the banks of the Volga River. (3:14)
Crohns Disease Module 10: Research
Learn about research currently focusing on abnormalities in the immune system, bacteria in the intestine, and genetics. This module will also address how you can help with research to find better ways to treat Crohns, how this will this help develop better medications, and what this research will provide.
Calculus 134 | 01/14/13
David Pruis' twice-weekly Calculus class at Grand Rapids Community College.