Symmetry: ( An Interactive Game)
In this game, students are shown shapes and must identify line(s) of symmetry in each. Shapes shown include isosceles and scalene triangles, a square, a rectangle, and a trapezoid. ( This link is for an interactive game and may take a few minutes to load.)
Just How Small Is An Atom?
This is an EXCELLENT introduction to atoms and their parts (specifically: nucleus and electrons). It simplifies the characteristics of the parts of an atom and compares them to everyday things that a student would be familiar with. (05:27)
Inside the Teacher's Studio - Rudy Bell
Inside the Teacher's Studio is a program featuring teachers from around Rutgers University. Watch to learn more about the diverse classes offered at Rutgers, the innovative teaching strategies used in different disciplines and class formats, and the overall process of becoming and growing as a teacher. This episode features Rudy Bell, a professor at the History Department, in the School of Arts & Sciences at Rutgers University. He discusses his unique classes, 'Dying Divas' and 'History in th
Year 9 Book Trailers 2012
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Convocation June 14, 2012 2:30 p.m.
Afternoon convocation ceremony for the Faculty of Social Sciences. Order a DVD of this ceremony for $19.99 at http://www.bookstore.mcmaster.ca/Convocation
Collaborative Statistics: Glossary
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module contains a number of glossary terms related to elementary statistics. This module represents the combined glossary information for the Collaborative Statistics textbook/module (col10522).
Images of Earth and Space: SC97 Edition
The entire narrated Images video made for Supercomputing 97
Faith in Suburbia photography project
Faith in Suburbia: a shared photographic journey is a group photography project with senior citizens from six different Ealing-area faith communities. Through taking photographs, the participants explored each others' worship spaces. The project is led by Dr Claire Dwyer (UCL Geography) and award-winning photographer Liz Hingley. Further info: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Faith-in-Suburbia/226875567445926 http://faithinsuburbia.wordpress.com
Q methodology is a technique for modelling viewpoints, that was developed by William Stephenson (1902-1989). This animation, intended for a general audience, provides a short non-technical introduction to the methodology, outlining the different stages involved in conducting a Q study. The animation was funded by the UK Higher Education Academy, as part of the National Teaching Fellow 'Assessing Students at Masters level' project, Assimilate.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Spanish)
This patient education program reviews the different types of STDs (viral, bacterial, and parasitic) and their symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Philosophically speaking about freedom [Audio]
Speaker(s): Quentin Skinner | Among contemporary political theorists, the idea of individual liberty is generally defined in negative terms as absence of interference. This lecture argues that, if the concept is instead approached genealogically, this orthodoxy begins to appear in need of qualification and perhaps abandonment. The genealogy traced in the lecture is shown to carry three specific implications, which are discussed in turn. The first is that the concept of interference is of much gr
IPL: Professor Richard Walter
Professor Richard Walter of the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology) presents his Inaugural Professorial Lecture on the topic of “Challenges and Diversions in Pacific Archaeology” on 19 October 2011. Professor Walter's research interests include prehistory and archaeology of Oceania with a special interest in Melanesia and Polynesia; material culture analysis; history of archaeological method and theory; ethno-archaeology; and faunal analysis.
Iniciació a les matemàtiques per a l'enginyeria
Dominar la matemàtica és imprescindible, tant en els seus continguts com en la seva metodologia, per a cursar qualsevol grau de caràcter científic. Per això, és necessari comprendre algunes de les seves tècniques i conceptes bàsics (moltes vegades, ja tractats a secundària i batxillerat) abans d'afrontar una assignatura matemàtica dintre dels estudis corresponents. En aquest curs, doncs, es proporcionaran tècniques i conceptes bàsics de l'àlgebra lineal i el càlcul, amb la finalita
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes
Images of 2D shapes with formula for calculating area square, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, parallelogram, pythagorean theorem, circle, circular sector, circular ring
Growth of Washington D.C. Metro Area: Gray Scheme
Urban growth of Washington DC and surrounding suburbs from 1973 to 1996
The hour between dog and wolf
Testosterone-fuelled young male city traders, on a winning streak, shift their risk preferences and take on too much risk. When they lose money in a volatile market, their hormonal response drives the financial community to being risk averse. Dr John Coates explains "We've been trying to identify the molecules and nervous pathways in the body that contribute to this transformation, that would account for shifts in risk preferences which we think destabilise the financial markets."
Why Study Jewish Philosophy
Professor Agata Bielik-Robson asks the question whether there is such a reality as 'Jewish Philosophy' or is there just 'Kosher-flavour' philosophy? And, if there is a distinctive 'Jewish Philosophy,' what are its characteristic interests?
Mark Russinovich and Aaron Margosis: Sysinternals, Stuxnet, AMA | Channel 9 Live at TechEd Europe 20 Mark Russinovich and Aaron Margosis discuss Sysinternals tools, computer viruses, hackers, hacking and more with Charles Torre. Questions from a live virtual audience are addressed. This is a great example of riding tandem with the random, the theme of Channel 9 Live's TechEd 2012 coverage - it's pure C9. Nothing was rehearsed. No scripts. No plan (beyond the scheduling, and even that changed Author(s):
Mark Russinovich and Aaron Margosis discuss Sysinternals tools, computer viruses, hackers, hacking and more with Charles Torre. Questions from a live virtual audience are addressed. This is a great example of riding tandem with the random, the theme of Channel 9 Live's TechEd 2012 coverage - it's pure C9. Nothing was rehearsed. No scripts. No plan (beyond the scheduling, and even that changed Author(s):
C9::GoingNative Live: Kate Gregory and Steve Teixeira - Modern C++, AMP, Casablanca, C++ Renaissance In this special episode of GoingNative, Charles is joined by Kate Gregory and Steve Teixeira to discuss the latest and greatest in C++, VC++ and more - all native of course! Steve runs the VC++ PM team (feature team) and Kate is a consultant and engineer who's gone 100% native this year based on customer demand. Go native! She's also a
In this special episode of GoingNative, Charles is joined by Kate Gregory and Steve Teixeira to discuss the latest and greatest in C++, VC++ and more - all native of course! Steve runs the VC++ PM team (feature team) and Kate is a consultant and engineer who's gone 100% native this year based on customer demand. Go native! She's also a