Skin Cancer Prevention Screenings
Elon's Wellness Office offered free skin cancer screenings on April 4-5, 2012. Hear what doctors and patients said about the event.
Students Speak With Todd Quasny, ODIN Flight Controller
From NASA's International Space Station Mission Control Center Todd Quasny, ODIN Flight Controller, participates in a Digital Learning Network (DLN) event with students at Northeast Nodaway Elementary School in Ravenwood, Mo. The DLN connects students and teachers with NASA experts and education specialists using online communication technologies like video/web conferencing and webcasting. Register for free, interactive events listed in the catalog or watch the webcasts. http://dln.nasa.gov
Pronombres Personales Dos
In this video adapted from Alaska Sea Grant, learn about the devastating tsunamis generated by the Great Alaska Earthquake of 1964. Hear firsthand accounts about the tsunamis and see an animation showing how tsunamis are created when there is a sudden displacement of water, caused by a change in elevation of the seafloor or by landslides. Observe how tsunamis impact coastal communities, and learn how research is critical for community preparedness. (3:17)
The Problem of Dueling Experts
Dueling expert witnesses can give inaccurate view of science. Vanderbilt legal scholar Rebecca Haw suggests preemptive strikes against experts to prevent outliers from giving an unsubstantiated perspective of the facts to jurors.
This is a six-minute animated tutorial for younger learners about temperature.
SLAP Lesion Surgery
By: slaplesionsurgery The shoulder is a ball and socket joint. The socket is called the Glenoid. The ball is the Humeral Head. The glenoid socket has a meniscus-like structure around it called the Labrum.
Is There A Crisis in Public Education? Address by Diane Ravitch
On April 10, 2012, The University of Notre Dame hosted Diane Ravitch, Research Professor of Education at New York University, for an address titled "Is There a Crisis in Public Education?" as a part of the 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum. The 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum, "Reimagining School: To Nurture the Soul of a Nation," is a yearlong discussion to explore the profound and challenging questions that shape the national debate about K--12 education, which has a dramatic impact on the future of American
Thunderbird Emeritus President
Thunderbird School of Global Management gives Angel Cabrera, Ph.D., the honorary title of "emeritus president" in a resolution from the Board of Trustees on April 27, 2012, in Glendale, Arizona.
Andrew Krause: STARR Scholar, Star Snowboarder
Senior and STARR Scholarship recipient Andrew Krause led the Michigan State University team to a third-place finish at the U.S. Collegiate Ski and Snowboard Association national championship last month in Sunday River, Maine. The privately funded STARR Scholarship is awarded specifically to students from the state of Wyoming. Recipients, who have the opportunity to attend MSU on an eight-semester full-ride scholarship, are encouraged to be active on campus. Read more at http://bit.ly/IR8YqL.
This video segment from IdahoPTV's D4K explains why birds migrate south for the winter and the benefits of migrating back north in the Spring for the nesting season. Follow scientists and students as they catch, band and release birds at the Idaho Bird Observatory during their migration. (3:56)
MODELAGEM GEOM?TRICA NOS EST?GIOS INICIAIS DE APRENDIZAGEM DA PR?TICA PROJETUAL EM ARQUITETURA. GEOM
This work invests on delimitation of a Geometric Modeling study program directed to students at the initial stages of Architecture. It is considered that the studies promote a qualified control of the form based on recognition of parameters which define it, moreover it also allows the enlargement of the students geometric vocabulary, important to the architectural design activities. In this way, the program advances on the appropriation of new concepts which surround the investigations on archit
U.S. Farm Bill: What's at Stake?
The Horace M. Albright Lecture in Conservation Spring 2012: The U.S. Farm Bill: What's at Stake? Michael Pollan, Karen Ross, Ken Cook, Ken Hecht, and Gordon Rausser discuss the upcoming renewal of the 2012 US Farm Bill - the single most important piece of legislation determining what Americans eat.
REC100 Session 2 Fall 2011
REC100 Dimensions of Leisure Session Two 09/21/11 Mary Lou Cappel
Reading Across The Curriculum Workshop 13
Gage Reeve’s class is learning new vocabulary in a lesson on global
warming. Students also use an idea tree to record main ideas and
supporting details and write their own questions to be answered after
reading the nonfiction text.
Galileo y sin embargo se mueve - parte 8 de 12
En 1633, la inquisición sometió a Galileo Galillei a un proceso en el que se vio obligado a ponerse de rodillas y abjurar de sus teorías acerca del movimiento de la tierra.
Según cuenta la tradición, al levantarse murmuró: "!Eppur, si muove!"
("!y sin embargo, se mueve!") lo que demostraría que, a pesar de la
"confesión", seguía pensando del mismo modo.
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Wild Animal Veterinarian
Most veterinarians take care of our common pets and livestock: dogs,
cats, horses, cows, the occasional sick hamster. Mark Pokras' patient
list is more unusual--today he could be treating a fox and an owl,
tomorrow it might be a turtle and a deer. See how math and science are fundamental no matter what species of animal you're treating. This motivating video shows the importance and activities related to this profession.
Running time 2:28 minutes
European Heart Journal- My Cardio Interview: T. Lüscher with A. Lamy on CORONARY Trial
By: OxfordJournals T. Lüscher in conversation with A. Lamy: CORONARY Trial
Marquette's President Reads a Poem for National Poetry Month
In celebration of National Poetry Month, Marquette University's Raynor Memorial Libraries and the Department of English held a reading by five faculty poets, who read their own poetry and other favorites. President Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., introduced the event, as well as read a favorite poem, "The Metaphysicians of South Jersey," by Stephen Dunn.