Why Books?: Session 2: Circulation And Transmission
Isabel Hofmeyr (University of the Witwatersrand) and Meredith L. McGill (State University of New Jersey), moderated by David D. Hall (Harvard Divinity School) View more videos from the conference: -Welcome Remarks and Opening Conversation: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sa_EQhKCa4A -Session 1: "Storage and Retrieval": http://www.youtube.com/user/Harvard#p/u/2/os8No9XHjh8 -Session 3: "Reception and Use" and Closing Remarks: http://www.youtube.com/user/Harvard#p/u/0/hpFCFNFPzvA
The Daily's Double Shot: 12/17/2010
This finals week episode features highlight clips from the fall 2010 season of shows. The shows included features on campus outreach programs, student activities (including a rousing game of zombie tag) and profiles of stand-out students who are proud to be Huskies.
Politics in 2011
The second in our two-part series on the year ahead examines China's rise, America's gridlock, social unrest and the fun of 2011
What is Life: A Series of Videos
A video series that asks questions about what is life and provides some challenges to the existing knowledge base. Good for teachers and may be motivating to some students who would benefit from the overview.
Session 1. What
What distinguishes living things from dead and
nonliving things? No single characteristic is enough to define what is meant by “life.” In this session, five characteristics are introduced as unifying themes in the living world.
UN convoy attacked in Ivory Coast
A UN peacekeeper is wounded in a convoy attack; West African leaders say more talks needed to resolve Ivory Coast conflict.
La venganza de los cuentos Una leyenda coreana Érase una vez un niño al que gustaba muchísimo que le contaran cuentos. Sin embargo, a pesar de lo mucho que disfrutaba escuchando las historias, él no se las contaba nunca a nadie. Cada cuento nuevo que…
Una leyenda coreana
Érase una vez un niño al que gustaba muchísimo que le contaran cuentos. Sin embargo, a pesar de lo mucho que disfrutaba escuchando las historias, él no se las contaba nunca a nadie. Cada cuento nuevo que…
Fixing Run-On Sentences in Essays
Fixing Run On Sentences in Essays. Part of the series: How to Write an Essay. Learn how to fix run on sentences in essays in this video on writing essays. (01:43)
Smoking ban in Spain to take effect
A ban on smoking in public places will take effect in Spain in the New Year.
Sign Language: Names
Sign Language: Names. Part of the series: Sign Language Basics. You don't want to spell out a name every time. ASL uses sign names to solve this problem.
Suresh – Lesson 46 – Health
HINDI LESSON 46 स्वास्थ्य: Swasthya = Health (See all the lesson from Suresh; See the First Lesson from Suresh; Build Your Vocabulary By Mastering 4 Words a Day) (Looking for [...]
Evolution in Action
10 salamanders look completely different though they are the same species. Leaning to the argument of evolution.
Summary of the Shakespearean Play 'Othello'
This video gives a synopsis, analysis, and discussion of major characters and themes in the play Othello. This video can be used as a great review and discussion started for a high school English class. This is a very helpful video.
This video teaches the action verb as one part of English grammar. If you can do it, it's a verb. The students will be moving along with the song. Clap, jump, shake. Run time 04:05.
How to Check Your Skin for Skin Cancer
How to Check Your Skin for Skin Cancer. Part of the series: Cancer Facts. Check your skin for skin cancer by looking for any lump or rapidly changing spot that has multiple colors on the body. Protect against skin cancer by wearing a hat and sunscreen when going in the...
“Freefall: America, Free Markets, and the Sinking of the World Economy”
A talk by Columbia University professor Joseph Stiglitz. The current global financial crisis carries a "made in America" label. In "Freefall", Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz explains how America exported bad economics, bad policies, and bad behavior to the rest of the world, only to cobble together a haphazard and ineffective response when
Sea Rex: Journey to a Prehistoric World
Travel from a modern-day aquarium to the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods to discover an amazing underwater universe. Opens January 10, 2011 at American Museum of Natural History.