LIGHT AS LANGUAGE
With the unlimited supply of electric light our surroundings very easily may be illuminated too strongly. Too much light is unpleasant for our eyes, and a high level of light in many cases disturbs the conception of form. Just as in a forest, we need shadows, contrasts and variation when we compose with light. If we focus on the term compose, it is natural to conceive our environment as a wholeness. In fact, this is not only aesthetically important, it is true in a physical context. Inspired by
Developing a new endoscopy laboratory with digital tools.
Tampere School of Architecture had to leave its old down-town building and move to the TU Tampere university campus in Hervanta, 10 km away. In this process, the 20 years old endoscopic system "The Urban Simulator" was one of the victims. Old mechanical parts and especially the original home-built microcomputer system were too old to compete with modern computer-aided methods. A new endoscopical system is now under construction, using all of the 20-year experience, new technical components and c
Terrorism and Political Violence in Spain
Terrorism and Political Violence in Spain
Europe and Russia: Population
Part 1 in the Europe and Russia series. This episode examines the relationship between world regional geography and the populations of these nations. IU Southeast Instructor: Clint Franklin
Teaching Special Needs Children : Teaching Nonverbal Students With Autism
To teach nonverbal students with autism, it's important to have them begin learning sign language as young as possible. Discover how to teach nonverbal students with autism from a special needs teacher in this one-minute video on autism.
Expert: Krista Blessing
Bio: Krista Blessing graduated Magna Cum Laude from Eastern University with a bachelor's degree in elementary education.
Filmmaker: Ashton Blessing
The Carpetbagging Yankees
During Reconstruction, people from the North — some with bad intentions and some with good intentions — headed to the New South, where they were called "carpetbaggers." This video gives an animated example of how the carpetbaggers came to be.
The "ST" Blend
The Electric Company sings about the blend, ST.
How to make the best paper airplane in the world
This video teaches you how to make one of the best paper airplane in the world. The video is 3:22 shows how to make a plane that can be made to go longer or faster, or return to you. Clear directions are given.
MUS101 Session 3 Spring 2012
MUS101 Session 3 Spring 2012 "Introducing Music" Rik Noyce Guest: Tish Oney
This video describes how to identify a Red-winged Blackbird as well as the characteristics of the bird including location, behavioral habits, and diet. Run time 01:21.
Clearing the Way -- Wetland Restoration
Footage of the Southern California Edison's wetland restoration project in Del Mar, California. Run time 05:07/
The third classification of rocks are those which were formed deep in the earth's crust by melting and then recrystallization. These rocks include volcanic rocks, igneous rocks of dykes and sills and plutonic rocks such as granite, syenite, gabbro and ultramafic rocks. Many specimens are discussed that are not often found in classroom labs or textbooks. This is an excerpt from this fascinating and informative video from TMW Media.
Recipe at: http://www.ciaprochef.com/canola/recipe2.html CIA Chef Tucker Bunch prepares a classic Spanish sauce, romesco. Romesco is a blend of roasted red peppers, roasted tomatoes, dried chiles, almonds, and bread soaked in canola oil. This sauce is delicious spread over bread or used as a dipping sauce for fried artichokes.
Development and description of precambrian shields. Some discussion of Canadian Shield and mining. From Planet of Man series of videos. Provided by mineguy101. Run time 09:47.
David Wiesner Interview - American Library Association
Artist David Wiesner talks about winning the Caldecott Medal for his book Flotsam. He discusses his interest in "visual storytelling" and how he enjoys hearing how teachers and librarians use his books. He has won the Caldecott Medal three times. (3:50)
The Civil War: Part Four the Naval Battles
A great video about how the drive for riches kept Southern vessels from trying to run the blockade during the Civil War. This is about the importance of the navy in the final phase of the war, including the duel between USS Kearsarge and CSS Alabama, and the Battle of Mobile Bay. Shows Europe's involvement in the Civil War, too. A lot of good material that expands the traditional view of the war. A map of the areas mentioned would be of benefit.
Thyroid hormone Video Consult
By: Rxconsultnow This video will provide information on drugs belonging to the synthetic thyroid hormone drug class such as levothyroxine. Visit our website at www.rxconsultnow.com
How It's Made - Solar Panels
This video shows how a solar panel is made and how it works. It shows a silicone module and how they are put together to form a panel. It also shows the amount of time and care is needed to make just one panel. This is an interesting video to watch on how things are made. Good video for elementary grade/middle school students.
Solar Energy Simplified
Solar power can be complicated, but Solar Decathlon director Richard
King gives Discovery News the lowdown on the three ways anyone can tap the sun's energy. Run time 2:12
Solar Home Tips from the 2009 Solar Decathlon
Solar homes come with the latest in green appliances and innovative
technology at the 2009 Solar Decathlon. Discovery News' Alyssa
Danigelis gets some home improvement tips.