Bowes Castle K031307 BOWES CASTLE, Durham. View of keep from the south east.
BOWES CASTLE, Durham. View of keep from the south east.
Freakonomics was a worldwide sensation, selling 4 million copies in 35 languages. Now, four years in the making, arrives the follow up: SuperFreakonomics|. Steve Levitt and Stephen Dubner return with a book that is even bolder, funnier, and more surprising than the first. Freakonomics made the world safe to discuss the economics of crack cocaine and the impact of baby names. SuperFreakonomics| retains that off-kilter sensibility (comparing, for instance, the relative dangers of driving while dru
Waste Management Politics in Brazil
Adriana Felipetto of Haztec talks Jan. 17, 2011, in Rio de Janeiro during Thunderbird School of Global Management's Brazil Winterim.
The Meatrix Interactive 360 American Umpire Electric Potential Energy How to Teach Science "Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq"
The Meatrix Interactive 360 feature is a great way to educate yourself, friends and family (and students!) about factory farming. Roll over the objects on the farm and click them to get in depth information about each subject. Place your cursor o
http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674055476 Commentators call the United States an empire: occasionally a benign empire, sometimes an empire in denial, often a destructive empire. In AMERICAN UMPIRE, Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman asserts instead that America has performed the role of umpire since 1776, compelling adherence to rules that gradually earned broad approval, and violating them as well. (Production by James C. Shelley, Shell Studios, LLC; http://shellstudios.com/)
Introduction to electric potential. This video, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Instructor uses different colors for clarification. Run time 12:37.
When teaching science, it's important to use hands-on activities
to make connections between science and everyday life. Teach science by making connections to a student's environment with help from a science teacher in this video.
A talk by Dahr Jamail, independent journalist and author. As the occupation of Iraq unravels, the demand for independent reporting is growing. Since 2003, unembedded journalist Dahr Jamail has filed indispensable reports from Iraq that have made him this generation's chronicler of the unfolding disaster t
Electric Potential Energy
How to Teach Science
"Beyond the Green Zone: Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq"