Ch 9 review
Spiders Jump With Deadly Accuracy in Green Light
Researchers have discovered a unique visual attribute that jumping spiders use in attacking and catching prey. The arachnids use what is called image defocus-proven in part by videos that show spiders jumping with deadly accuracy in green light (and fumbling in red).
Biggest Physics Discovery of this Century
By: EinsteinGravitydotcom Magnetism is caused by the Bernoulli effect. The Bernoulli effect is to Pressure - as Gravity is to electrical-mass Pressure.
World Affairs Council Great Decisions 2011: Needed: A New World Order
Dr. Stewart Patrick presents "Needed: A New World Order."
Writing and Experience: Crossing Borders, Fall 2010
In this era of globalization, many of us have multi- or bi-cultural, multilingual or bilingual backgrounds, and even if we don't have such a background, we need urgently to understand the experiences of people who do. You will very likely work outside the United States at some point in your future; you will almost certainly work with people who speak more than one language, whose ancestry or origins are in a country other than the U.S., who have crossed borders of nation, language, culture, clas
Israel: History, Politics, Culture, and Identity, Spring 2011
The course provides the students a basic understanding of modern Israeli history, politics, culture and identity through lectures, discussions and projects. Among the topics to be explored are: ideational, institutional and material foundations of the state of Israel; Israeli national identity, Israeli society, economy, and foreign and security policies.
Adjacent Right Triangle Problems
This video shows a drawing of two adjacent right triangles and stresses that using the shared side is key to solving problems involving adjacent right triangles. ( 3:19)
6.033: Computer Systems Engineering - Lecture 1 Recorded on 2/8/12
Recorded on 2/8/12
Student Feedback Videos
Student Feedback Videos.
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The gun is part of America's creation story. Gunsmith George Suiter describes the technology of this potent tool.
Summer Institute Workshop 7/22/10
This report outlines the process and findings from an innovative project for students. This work was part of the curriculum and involved students working with West Yorkshire Police as part of the safer Leeds project in designing and making a film for students n crime prevention and personal safety in Leeds
11.360 Community Growth and Land Use Planning (MIT)
This subject explores the techniques, processes, and personal and professional skills required to effectively manage growth and land use change. While primarily focused on the planning practice in the United States, the principles and techniques reviewed and presented may have international application. This course is not for bystanders; it is designed for those who wish to become actively involved or exposed to the planning discipline and profession as it is practiced today, and as it may need
Montessori Math-Numerals and Quantities
Students will have the opportunity to see numerals matched with objects in this informative Montessori video. Students can first count dots as they line up with their corresponding number and then watch the numbers as a set line up with their numeral. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (3:40)
Top 25 Japanese Questions You Need to Know #3 - Where do you live? in Japanese
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’re looking forward to eating at your favorite Japanese restaurant, but it’s not just because of the delicious meal you’re sure to eat there. You’re also hoping you get the chance to use the Japanese skills you’ve been learning lately! In this lesson, you will learn the question Where do you live? [...]
Recognizing Priorities: USC Kortschak Center for Learning and Creativity Student Testimonial
Jenny talks about the help she received in goal-setting at the USC Kortschak Center for Learning and Creativity, which offers an innovative approach for assisting students with dyslexia, ADHD and other identified learning differences. The center's learning specialists help students explore how they best grasp, retain and retrieve information for later use. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about the USC Kortschak Center for Learning and Creat
Holly Bell-Victor talks about her breast reconstruction at the Medical University of South Carolina
Discrete Stochastic Processes, Spring 2011
Discrete stochastic processes are essentially probabilistic systems that evolve in time via random changes occurring at discrete fixed or random intervals. This course aims to help students acquire both the mathematical principles and the intuition necessary to create, analyze, and understand insightful models for a broad range of these processes. The range of areas for which discrete stochastic-process models are useful is constantly expanding, and includes many applications in engineering, ph