What is Heart Disease?
This three minute video explains what heart disease is and what happens to you. Practically the heart is a pump to
pump blood to the circular system through the arteries. Heart Disease is when cholesterol blocks up the arteries, it interrupts the blood flow therefore killing many heart muscle cells.
For example, an anurism is when the aorta has swollen and created a bulge in the arteries. Heart disease is both important and serious because it may prevent you from certain mobil
Salary Range for Physical Therapy Assistants
This two-minute video is about the salary range of a physical therapist assistant. The salary ranges from about 20 to 30 dollars per hour, whereas an actual PT salary ranges from $90,000 to $100,000 dollars a year. Both do just about the same thing but the main difference is that the assistants prepare the patients for the actual PT.
Unit 2 - Linking household food security with nutrition and livelihoods
This unit we focus on household food security and what the effect of food insecurity will be on households. These days the concepts nutrition, nutrition security, livelihoods and household livelihood security are also used when the bigger picture of household food security is discussed.
Household Food Security Programme Description
This study guide for the module PHFS01K Introduction to Household Food Security is the first of six modules in the programme to be piloted with a group of volunteers linked to non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the Eastern Cape. The Eastern Cape Non-governmental Organisation Coalition (ECNGOC) has supported the strategy through advocacy and helping to link organisations with the project, thus enabling the recruitment of practising volunteers or community development workers who want to be
Acknowledgements The content of this unit was developed by Volker Patent, Faculty of Social Science at the Open University. The work was funded by the Higher Education Academy and the content is released under the Creative Commons Licence. The Open University gratefully acknowledges the Higher Education Academy (HEA) Psychology Network for its financial support to the development of SPSS which forms part of the Op
The content of this unit was developed by Volker Patent, Faculty of Social Science at the Open University. The work was funded by the Higher Education Academy and the content is released under the Creative Commons Licence.
The Open University gratefully acknowledges the Higher Education Academy (HEA) Psychology Network for its financial support to the development of SPSS which forms part of the Op
Managing confrontation in multicultural teams
Conflict and debate are considered essential to better decision making in some cultures, while in others, it’s downright rude. How do you bridge the cultural divide?
Georgia Tech Student Profile - Katharine
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Otis Commencement 2012 - Eli Broad Excerpt
Short excerpt of Eli Broad's Commencement Speech.
Poster Judging : Cal NERDS' Faculty Centric Research Poster Judging Method
The Cal NERDS' Faculty Centric Poster Judging Method was designed to maximize both faculty and student experiences while streamlining poster session processes.
Eisenhower Proclaims Hawaii the 50th state
Eight months after Alaska became a U.S. state; President Eisenhower signs the official proclamation on August 21, 1959, admitting Hawaii into the Union as the 50th state and delivers a welcoming speech. (0:25)
California State University - Science Education
This website is a teaching commons resulting from a partnership between MERLOT and the author of the site. Other MERLOT partner communities can be found here: http://www.merlot.org/merlot/index.htm?action=communities'The Science Education Community in the CSU is a community of members-CSU faculty, K-12 Science Teachers throughout California, K-12 Administrators, interested Legislators and of particular importance Preservice through Induction year science teachers including under
Episode Thirty Six: October 20009
What's in a frame? Director Nicholas Penny shares some inside knowledge. Preview: 'The Sacred Made Real'. Plus Turner's sun.
Breakingviews: Bankia's bailout is a mixed blessing
May 28 - Bankia's €19bln bailout is a double-edged sword, implying other weak lenders are also short of cash, says Reuters Breakingviews
Van Gogh: An Analysis of The Starry Night
What gives this star-filled night its haunting power? A doomed painter's madness or a carefully planned strategy? Both possibilities are discussed, and inspirations for aspects of the painting are described. A thorough analysis of artists' interests in sky is given. ( Minutes five and eight contain material not appropriate for younger students.) ( 12:12)
Bacon Ricotta and Spinach Fritters
Recipe at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/canola/recipe8.html Chef Almir Da Fonseca prepares Savory Bacon Ricotta and Spinach Fritters that are sure to delight bacon lovers the world over. These fritters make for a great appetizer or small plate.
Interdisciplinary approach for the design of a learning environment
This paper presents our interdisciplinary approach for the design of a technology-based learning environment for orthopaedic surgery. We present how the didactical analysis of teaching and learning in workplace gives a framework to build the computational representation of knowledge. This analysis is shown within the context of the apprenticeship of concepts of anatomy and orthopaedic surgery.
Enterprise in the sports industry
This presentation discusses Drucker's thesis that failure is a "good thing" if the opportunities that arise from such failure allow the development of personal and enterprise skills
First Graders Singing to the Shape Song
This first grade class enjoys the shape song during snack time. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review shapes in the early childhood classroom. This is also a great example of using videos to engage students in the classroom. (1:31)
When galaxies collide!
New Hubble observations indicate that our galaxy, the Milky Way, will physically collide and merge with the Andromeda galaxy... in about 4 billion years. This simulation shows how we think this event will unfold, taking about 2 billion years for the two to merge. Moreinfo: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2012/05/31/hold-on-tight-in-4-billion-years-were-due-for-a-galactic-collision/ Credit: NASA, ESA, T. Hallas, and A. Mellinger