A-Z of Ireland
26 questions about Ireland with answers that work through the letters of the alphabet. Answers are at bottom of page.
Blake's Death - Movie Clip from Mr. Deeds
In this brief but humorous clip from the movie Mr. Deeds, 82-year-old Preston Blake insists on reaching the top of Mount Everest in the middle of a storm, despite the warnings of his guides.
Themes in this clip include:
Risk, Courage, Foolishness, Pride, Challenges, Giving Up, Adventure, Danger, Consequences, Warning, Stubborn, Safety, Carpe Diem, Irrational, Instruction, Caution, Obstinate
"Signals and Systems, Spring 2010"
"6.003 covers the fundamentals of signal and system analysis, focusing on representations of discrete-time and continuous-time signals (singularity functions, complex exponentials and geometrics, Fourier representations, Laplace and Z transforms, sampling) and representations of linear, time-invariant systems (difference and differential equations, block diagrams, system functions, poles and zeros, convolution, impulse and step responses, frequency responses). Applications are drawn broadly from
"Texts, Topics, and Times in German Literature, Fall 2009"
"In diesem Kurs erhalten Sie einen ?berblick ?ber einige wichtige literarische Texte, Tendenzen und Themen aus der deutschsprachigen Literatur- und Kulturszene. Wir werden literarische Texte, Gedichte, Theaterst?cke und Essays untersuchen, sowie andere ?sthetische Formen besprechen, wie Film und Architektur. Da alle Texte gleichzeitig in ihrem spezifischen kulturellen Kontext gelesen werden, tragen sie zu einem Verst?ndnis von verschiedenen historischen Aspekten bei. Unter anderen werden folgend
Luca e Marina fanno drawer spesa: Shopping
At the end of this lesson you will be able to understand price labels and expressions of quantity. You listen to a dialogue and fill in the correct word at the correct place. You will be given an exercise about articles, where you need to put the nouns in their place; you then listen to a dialogue and fill in the correct prices. You listen to the announcements in the shop and state whether a product is on offer or not. You listen again and answer a number of multiple choice questions.
Fare un appuntamento: making an appointment
In this section you learn to make an appointment. Whilst listening you fill in the correct word in the correct sentence, after this you arrange the sentences in their correct order in the text. You indicate the expressions which show that you are (not) in agreement. Finally you listen to sentences and decide whether or not they are questions or announcements.
Luisteroefening: Une interview avec un recruteur
Bij het horen van een interview met een wervingsspecialist kun je specifieke informatie selecteren die belangrijk kan zijn bij een sollicitatiegesprek.
Plane flight is overbooked
At the end of this chapter you will be able to understand the answer phone message from the travel agent.
N = 13 Winograd FFT module
A very efficient length N = 13 FFT module that can be use alone or with the PFA or the WFTA. Designed by Howard Johnson in 1981.
French flotilla ship leaves Crete
The French ship Dignite, part of the Freedom flotilla heading to Gaza, is allowed to leave a Greek port. Sunita Rappai reports.
Berlin: Changing Center of a Changing Europe
Berlin's emergence as Germany's new political capital symbolizes the end of communism and a transformation occurring throughout the country and continent. Many of the issues that Germany now confronts — such as the shift of considerable resources to rebuild Eastern Germany and the rise of neo-Nazi sentiments — are seen in microcosm in Berlin. (27:23)
Blood circulation though the zebra fish body
Tissues are a collection of cells that act as a functional unit. In this case, cells make up the tissues of the arties and veins.
Patient Education Classes for Cancer Patients
Like many patients, Chanel was having bothersome side effects from chemotherapy. While waiting for an appointment, she noticed the Patient Education Class Calendar, and decided to attend the upcoming class, "What You Can Do About Treatment Side Effects." The Patient Education Office collaborates with clinical staff to provide cancer patients, caregivers and the general public with accurate, reliable information to help them make intelligent decisions about cancer care. Services include patient
Hurricanes as Heat Engines
As water vapor evaporates from the warm ocean surface, it is forced upward in the convective clouds that surround the eyewall and rainband regions of a storm. As the water vapor cools and condenses from a gas back to a liquid state, it releases latent heat. The release of latent heat warms the surrounding air, making it lighter and thus promoting more vigorous cloud development.
El Nino Sea Surface Temperature, Height, and Wind Anomalies: January 1997 through October 1998
Sea surface height anomaly (SSH) for January 1997 to October 1998. A 3-D straight-on view with arrows showing sea surface wind anomalies.
River Erosion Prototype
A series of animations of river erosion through soil layers of differing properties
Advanced Chemical Experimentation and Instrumentation, Fall 2002
Advanced experimentation, with particular emphasis on chemical synthesis and the fundamentals of quantum chemistry illustrated through molecular spectroscopy. Instruction and practice in the written and oral presentation of experimental results.
Interactive activity where children drag and drop words to complete well-known proverbs.
Learn about Islam
This one minute overview rapidly explains that there are two different branches and the vital things to them are charity, fasting, praying, belief in God, and making a pilgrimage to Mecca.
Yeast is a type of eukaryotic organism that can live in a dormant state. It can be activated from its dormant state by water and sugar. The yeast uses the sugar to grow and produces carbon dioxide gas as a byproduct.