Greatest Inventions with Bill Nye: The Science of Materials
Everything around us is made out of some kind of material, and there are many different types--metals, woods, and plastics--and many varieties of each. In the program, Bill Nye shares the history and technology of some of the most common materials we encounter. Many are the building blocks of our homes, buildings, cars, toys, and furniture. Without them, our lives would be significantly different.
The Aerodynamics of Flight
This video (using computer animation) covers the basic aerodynamics that allow for all different types of aircraft to fly. (07:14) The sound is a little low.
How Do Rockets Work
A history of rockets and how they work. Types of fuel and a good explanation of how the rocket works make this a good video considering its 4 minute length.
Imaging: Raster File Types
Video: Imaging: Raster File Types Episode 14 (of a 25-part series). These file types are JPEG, BMP, TIFF, GIF and PNG. They are types of encoded digital images.
Types of Clay for Ceramics
There are different types of clay used for a particular kind of ceramic work such as throwing on the wheel, hand building, or Raku. Find out what types of clay are good for ceramics .English captions. (3:28)
Garage Band Tutorial: Magic GarageBand, Part 2
This is the second part of a tutorial for the MAGIC component of the GarageBand software. This video shows viewers how to change the music by changing the types of instruments. Englsih Captions. (2:41)
As the colonies along the Atlantic coast took shape in the mid-eighteenth century, they became grouped by region: New England, middle, Chesapeake, and southern colonies. Among these regions there were some general similarities, including temperate climates and more than adequate average rainfall, which are critical factors for maximizing agricultural production.
Surplus crops provided the most important exports in all regions except in New England, although what colonists grew depended on
Physical Science : Green Energy Costs
Green energy isn't free, such as when wells need to be dug to help the production of geothermal energy. Find out how the replacement of solar cells adds to the cost of green energy with information from science teacher, Steve Jones. There are English captions.
Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Health Care Reform - Part 1
Introduction by Chris Ford, BA'73, Chairman, American Renal Associates "Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Health Care Reform" Was a panel discussion by top health care leaders on the implications of health care reform and the emerging opportunities for entrepreneurs, put on by Northeastern University, Bouvé College of Health Sciences and the Health Sciences Entrepreneurs in conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship week.
Intro to podcasting on Vimeo
What is a podcast? What is the format for a podcast, is it just sound or can it be a slide show with sound or even video? How do you think about a making a podcast in terms of your content, what you want to say to other people? What file types will you need to use? How do you publish a podcast and how do you promote it?
Introduction to Anthropology (1)
Types of societies are discussed. The hunter-gatherer period, the tribal period, the peasant society, and the capitalist industrial periods are examined. Shows population growth, defines all terms-delivered in a lecture format with information on slides. (44:50)
What is Psychology Part I of 2
An introduction to psychology by a professor. This part of the video talks about the history of the definition of psychology, how psychology overlaps with other social sciences, how it fits with science, and the types of psychology. (Video shows slides with key words and narration.)
Where Do Photons Come From?
Photons come from electrons that fall from one energy level to
another, creating small packets of energy of distinct energy types.
Discover the origin of photons with interesting information from a math and science teacher in this video.
Pronouns in English
This video shows the differences among subject pronouns, object pronouns, possessive pronouns, possessive adjectives, and reflexive pronouns. The instructor presents a lecture using a chart on a whiteboard to compare the different types of pronouns. There is some glare on the whiteboard, making it difficult to see at times.
List of Pronouns
Pronouns are words that take the place of nouns. There are many
types of pronouns, and you'll see lists of each type here. In this episode learn what a pronoun is and see a list of pronouns with sentence examples. The list of pronouns is available at: http://www.english-grammar-revolution.com/list-of-pronouns.h<wbr>tml
All They Do is Play Part I
Play is a way for children to learn. There are three types of play- motor movement in infants and toddlers, pretend play, and game play.
Earth's Physical Features
Investigates various types of land forms: mountains, plains, islands; and water forms: oceans, rivers, tides and much more. Pictures are shown about each landform. Definations are given for all, as well as how these landmasses were formed. (3:46)
Land In Water
Professional Video- Is Italy an isthmus, peninsula, island or archipelago? If you don't know now, you soon will with this musical video dedicated to different types of land in water.Good animation and good facts.
School House Rock "Do the Circulation"
Learn about the human circulatory system with this short, catchy song from School House Rock. Quickly memorize information with these lyrics about arteries, veins, left and right ventrical, left and right atrium, red cells, white cells, and how the bloodstream carries nutrition to the rest of your body. Run time 03:01
Video discusses the nervous system. It shows what the nervous system is responsible for. It discusses what the nervous system is made of, how big it is, and what it controls. It is called the nervous system because it is made of billions of nerve cells. The brain is divided into the right side and the left side. It also shows the different parts of the brain.