Italian Artisans
Italy is known for artisan techniques dating back centuries. This video visits studios known for their silver and marble inlay. There is an informative narration.
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How to Use Fingers to Paint
The expert cautions, that if using oil paints, you MUST wash your hands with extra care to remove the oil paints. Put the paint on your fingertips and tap, then drag to push the paint around the canvas-getting great blending techniques. (1:42)
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Watercolor Portrait Detail Painting Techniques
How to add detail to your watercolor paintings and techniques for different effects by Larry Dubitsky. English captions. (1:09)
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This lecture covers Paradiso 24-26. In the Heaven of the Fixed Stars, Dante is examined on the three theological virtues by the apostles associated with each: St Peter with faith (Paradiso 24), St James with hope (Paradiso 25), and St John with love (Paradiso 26). While mastering these virtues is irrelevant to the elect, it is crucial to the message of reform the pilgrim turned poet will relay on his return home. Dante’s scholastic profession of faith before St Peter (Paradiso 24) is read
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How to Teach Piano to Kids: Tips for Teaching Music to Children
Expert Village video.  This lesson is taught by Hope Wells.  How to teach music to children, video reminds parent what to do when teaching another person.  This video includes tips and techniques for making it fun. (3:10)
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Wetlands - Pond Study
Some of the most fascinating life on the planet can be found in the forests, streams and wetlands around your community. Inspect a sample of pond water and you will find a dynamic world of bizarre and interesting life. This video shows some of these life-forms and demonstrates techniques for photographing microorganisms in pond samples. Features daphnia, the larva of mosquitoes and other insects.
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Gold and Pyrite
Learn to tell the difference between Gold and Pyrite. Several techniques are explained. Run time 03:35.
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Improve your memory with the "POPCORN" method
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Vocabulary and Expressions to Talk about Superstition
In this lesson we look at superstition and the actions connected to it. It begins with a definition of "superstition" and the origin of the word. The new vocabulary and expressions are presented using different techniques and the words can be read on the screen.
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Clashes erupt in Israel over teenagers' deaths
Israel's Netanyahu pledges to punish those responsible for Mohammed Abu Khudair's death, and urges Palestinians to find the killers of three Israeli teens as tensions continue to rise. Jillian Kitchener reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics includi
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14.451 Dynamic Optimization Methods with Applications (MIT)
This course focuses on dynamic optimization methods, both in discrete and in continuous time. We approach these problems from a dynamic programming and optimal control perspective. We also study the dynamic systems that come from the solutions to these problems. The course will illustrate how these techniques are useful in various applications, drawing on many economic examples. However, the focus will remain on gaining a general command of the tools so that they can be applied later in other cl
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CPR and Heimlich Maneuver-pt1
In this video, paramedic and CPR instructor Charles Proctor gives step-by-step instructions on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and the Heimlich Maneuver, two potentially life-saving techniques.  It discusses universal procautions, good samaritan law and what can happen if you do CPR correctly.
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How to control nerves when speaking in public

Many people say that speaking in public is one of the most nerve-racking things they have to do. Here are a few techniques to help you control your nerves.  First, be prepared; the more prepared you are the less nervous you will be.  Next, stretch on your neck and arms.  Third, do lips and jaw exercises; these will help you relax.  And lastly, focus on the audience.  Public speaking is a great activity for kids of all ages.  Thi
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The Art of Persuasion
This video lesson defines and gives examples for Aristotle's rhetorical techniques of Ethos, Pathos, and Logos. Students will learn to recognize the three methods of persuasion, Ethos, Pathos, and Logos. This video is designed as to commence a unit on the Art of Rhetorical Persuasion. It seeks to define the basic terminology of rhetoric and offers examples to help students identify the three methods of persuasion.
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18.306 Advanced Partial Differential Equations with Applications (MIT)
The focus of the course is the concepts and techniques for solving the partial differential equations (PDE) that permeate various scientific disciplines. The emphasis is on nonlinear PDE. Applications include problems from fluid dynamics, electrical and mechanical engineering, materials science, quantum mechanics, etc.
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Whole Brain Teaching: The Basics
See a demonstration of six of the most effective Whole Brain teaching techniques. Over 6,000 K-14 educators representing over 250,000 students have attended conferences on these strategies.  Once you watch, you will see why.
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A review of Whole Brain Teachng (Power Teaching) basics: the class-yes, and the Five Classroom Rules. Tips on advanced techniques are also presented in this video.
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Whole Brain Teaching: Advanced Techniques
Chris Biffle, co-founder of Whole Brain Teaching (WBT), demonstrates several lively WBT techniques with his Introduction to Philosophy students. This is a good example of how to use some the advanced techniques in the classroom.
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Pablo Picasso biography (1 of 9)
A biography of the Spanish artist, Pablo Picasso.  Abundant information about the artist, his art, and his life.  This video includes some actual footage of Picasso himself. Picasso was a spanish painter and sculptor who lived from 1881-1973.  He experimented with different techniques and theories.  Much of his work centered around cubism.
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