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.
How Fuel Cells Work in Cars
This 12:48 long video shows how fuel cells work, and how they are beneficial energy savers. However, it also shows the obstacles and conflicts that must be overcome before fuel cells can be used regularly as energy sources. A good overview.
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.
Drawer trasformazione della famiglia italiana: an Italian family
At the completion of this Unit you will be able to understand people who talk about their home situation. You will first read the word list and then fill in the words at their correct place in a text. Then, you will answer true and false questions. Next, you will listen to a report and note the synonyms in the sentences. You will then again fill in words in a text and lastly complete an exercise in conjunctions.
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.
A mysterious lung disease
After completion of this chapter you will be able to understand medical advice. While carrying out this task you will listen for specific information and infer the meaning of unknown words from the context.
Reageren op goed en slecht nieuws
Aan het einde van dit hoofdstuk kan je een positief of negatief antwoord geven op een uitnodiging.
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.
Child obesity: blown up or real facts?
Op het einde van deze les kun je een tekst over obesitas bij kinderen begrijpen, inhoudelijke vragen beantwoorden en je eigen mening geven.
Minimum Measured Ozone Level in 1998
Stratospheric Ozone level for September 30, 1998.
You should always stretch before performing any kind of exercise. Warming up the muscles by stretching them lowers the risk of injury. Jumping right into exercise could hurt your body permanently.
Progression of Hurricane Charley, 2004 (WMS)
Hurricane Charley was the first of four hurricanes to hit the United States in 2004.
El Nino Sea Surface Temperature, Height, and Wind Anomaly Onionskin: January 1997 through December 1
El Nino sea surface temperature, height, and wind anomalies in the Pacific for January 1997 through December 1997. The data sets are added one layer at a time, followed by a zoom into the eastern Pacific. (Wind anomalies stop at October 1997)