UT News - January 15, 2015
In this edition of UT News learn how one UT professor is expanding our knowledge of the human mind, how you can nominate someone for the Diane Hymore Award and special deals on an upcoming UT Rockets basketball game.
Malnutrition from the course Introduction to Human Nutrition
Introduction to Human Nutrition - Fall 2006.This course provides an overview of digestion and metabolism of nutrients. Foods are discussed as a source of nutrients, and the evidence is reviewed as to the effects of nutrition on health. The emphasis of the course is on issues of current interest and on worldwide problems of food and nutrition. Students are required to record their own diet, calculate its composition, and evaluate its nutrient content in light of their particular needs.
Astronaut Charles Duke During an Apollo 16 Lunar Surface EVA
Astronaut Charles Duke hammers a core tube into the ground until it meets a rock and won't go any further. Then the hammer flies from his hand and he makes four attempts to pick it up by bending down and leaning to reach for it. He gives up and returns to the rover to get the tongs to pick up the hammer successfully.
Impressions from South Africa: Justice Albie Sachs in conversation with Judy Hecker
For more information about Impressions from South Africa, 1965 to Now, please visit MoMA.org/southafrica. © 2011 The Museum of Modern Art
Mendez v. Westminster: Desegregating California's Schools
Sylvia Mendez recalls the conditions that led Mexican Americans to sue for desegregation in the 1940s in this segment from Mendez vs. Westminster: Para Todos los Niños/For All the Children, from KOCE-TV.
Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp - Fuel Cells
Engineering class with Dr. Skip Rochefort learning about hydrogen fuel cells.
Themes from the course Social Psychology
Social psychology is the scientific study of the way people think about, feel, and behave in social situations. It involves understanding how people influence, and are influenced by, the others around them. A primary goal of this course is to introduce you to the perspectives, research methods, and empirical findings of social psychology. Topics to be covered include: impression formation, conformity, prosocial behavior, interpersonal attraction, persuasion, stereotyping and prejudice. Equally i
T-test from the course Introduction to Statistics
This course covers population and variables; Standard measures of location, spread and association; Normal approximation; Regression. Probability and sampling: Binomial distribution. Interval estimation; Some standard significance tests.
Emergence of Superstars in Online Social Networks
Tauhid Zaman of the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems.
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Purification of Maltose-Binding Protein from E. coli Periplasm
By correlating the protein concentration of various fractions from E. coli with the appearance of samples on a gel, this exercise introduces beginning students to the quantitative "bookkeeping" involved in protein purification. A periplasmic fraction is isolated by osmotic shock, and affinity chromatography with amylose resin is used to purify maltose-binding protein. Visualization of fractions by SDS-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis allows students to evaluate the qualitative success of the p
Beginner - Answering the door There are etiquettes that should be followed when knocking the door. Many of us are oblivious to most, particularly to the one on how to announce oneself. Today you will learn what you should say when knocking the door.
There are etiquettes that should be followed when knocking the door. Many of us are oblivious to most, particularly to the one on how to announce oneself. Today you will learn what you should say when knocking the door.
Gengo Spanish #5 - Making Tricky Spanish Calculations
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Math is not your strong suit, so you wonder how you’ll cope when you have to convert the metric system that Spanish-speaking countries use into the English system. When people talk in Spanish about kilograms and kilometers, you have no idea which volume or distance they’re referring to. What’s worse? You [...]
UNI TV Season Two: Episode 8
Season Two Episode 8 of UNITV produced by UNSW for the Aurora Channel on Foxtel and Austar.
Lost in the Airport
Hibbs - Bioinfomatics
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The week ahead: August 11th 2011
An important anniversary for currency markets, a poignant ceremony for Berliners and a dangerous horse race for the Sienese
Great Zoom into Baltimore, MD: The Inner Harbor
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl