US Government Review Part 2 - 7 Principles of the Constitution
This eight minute video uses a narrator to provide an overview of the 7 Principles of the Constitution and the Bill of Rights and the checks and balance system.
Спорт - Sports (Russian Vocabulary)
Learn some sport-related vocabulary words in Russian.
Rabbit Swimming Across a River
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a rabbit swimming across a river to shore line. Rabbits are smaller than hares, and have comparatively shorter legs. Males (bucks) and females (does) are similar in appearance, but bucks tend to weigh more and have slightly broader heads. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (0:24)
Los secretos del Sol - (The History Channel) parte 1 de 4
Existen miles de millones de estrellas en el universo, pero sólo una domina nuestro vecindario celestial, el Sol. Es tan grande, que en todo su volumen podrían caber un millón de planetas Tierra y tan poderoso, que cada segundo produce una cantidad de energía equivalente a mil millones de bombas de hidrógeno de un megatón.
El Sol es el gran motor que impulsa nuestro sistema solar, suministrando la energía que hace posible la existencia de vi
Application Compatibility: The Inside Scoop With every new version of Windows, there is a huge effort to make sure that applications that worked on the previous version continue to work as expected. For this episode, I've invited Chris Jackson (also known as the "App Compat Guy") to join me and share some details on not only what Microsoft is doing to ensure the highest level of compatibility from one version to the next, but also how developers, IT administrators, and even users can work through compatibility issues. I
With every new version of Windows, there is a huge effort to make sure that applications that worked on the previous version continue to work as expected. For this episode, I've invited Chris Jackson (also known as the "App Compat Guy") to join me and share some details on not only what Microsoft is doing to ensure the highest level of compatibility from one version to the next, but also how developers, IT administrators, and even users can work through compatibility issues.
Seven Spot Ladybird Emerging From Pupa (Ladybugs)
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Seven Spot Ladybird (Ladybug) emerging from its pupa. Ladybirds are perhaps the most well-known and popular of all beetles. This rounded beetle has bright red wing cases with 7 black spots, although some individuals may have more or fewer spots. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (0:43)
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Eliezer Lev-Zion
Eliezer Lev-Zion was born in 1927 in Berlin, Germany, as Oskar-Eliezer Lewinsohn. His father, Nathan, was a journalist, and his mother, Franscheska, a doctor who managed a Jewish orphanage. A month after the Nazis came to power, Oskar's father was arrested and disappeared. Heavily pregnant, Franscheska fled to France together with Eliezer, settling in Lyon. A month later, Eliezer's brother Marcel Gideon was born. In the winter of 1939/1940, the three family members were taken to a detention cam
Welcome Week 3 EDD547
The acoustics of musical instruments and the voice. The "Basics" directory introduces and explains general concepts. There are "Introduction to the Acoustics of [instrument name]", data bases, technical material, web services (including a hearing test) and a FAQ.
A nice cup of tea - Russell Bowes
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.
Comprehensive Cerebrovascular & Stroke Treatment Centers: Changing What's Possible - MUSC Health
Strokes are the 4th leading cause of death in the US and South Carolina has the highest death rate of all states. MUSC's Comprehensive Stroke & Cerebrovascular Center is working to change that by providing the most advanced care in the state, offering cutting-edge technologies, and employing one of the largest expert stroke teams in the country. Through our REACH MUSC telestroke network 76% of South Carolinians are now within 60 minutes of expert stroke care. For more information on MUSC's st
This Week @Minnesota: Beautiful U Day, Scrubbed Into Fashion, Ag Awareness, and MnTap Program
In this episode of This Week, see highlights from Beautiful U Day, the "Scrubbed into Fashion" fashion show, Agriculture Awareness Day, and the MnTap Program.
Cambridge and First Time Volunteering
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"Why I Went to Iraq…Three Years Later"
A talk by Noriaki Imai, student environmental and peace activist. At 18 years of age, Noriaki Imai traveled to Iraq to study the effects of depleted uranium on Iraqi children. While in Iraq, he was taken hostage and threatened to be killed unless Japan withdrew its troops from Iraq. Fortunately, he was released alive, but when he returned
Jazz Legends Live (Part 2)
47:57 Jazz Legends Live is a series of live performances from contemporary Jazz artists. Arnett Cobb The Nearnees Of You, Arnett Cobb Bags Groove, Charlie Byrd Jitterbug Waltz, Charlie Byrd Wave, Charlie Byrd Someone To Light Up My Life, Ben Sidran Mitsubushi Boy, Ben Sidran On The Cool Side, Les McCann Someday Well Meet Again.
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Absolute Beginner S2 #9 - One of These Things is Not Like the Other One in Japan
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Since you don’t know that much Japanese yet, you are using gestures and pointing a lot when you don’t know the right Japanese word to say. However, you’re growing tired of having to point at everything. Your friends are also getting frustrated that they have to translate words from English to [...]
Confocal Microscopy Imaging of Micro-Spheres and Defects in Liquid Crystals
S. A. Jewell gives a talk at the LC2CAM 08 conference about the use of FCPM to see director distortions around imbedded objects and in-plane fields can be resolved in a sub-micron scale.
12.540 Principles of the Global Positioning System (MIT)
The aim of this course is to introduce the principles of the Global Positioning System and to demonstrate its application to various aspects of Earth Sciences. The specific content of the course depends each year on the interests of the students in the class. In some cases, the class interests are towards the geophysical applications of GPS and we concentrate on high precision (millimeter level) positioning on regional and global scales. In other cases, the interests have been more toward engine