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.
Gold and Pyrite
Learn to tell the difference between Gold and Pyrite. Several techniques are explained. Run time 03:35.
Improve your memory with the "POPCORN" method
See how to develop and improve your natural memory. A positive attitude will improve your memory. Other techniques are also suggested.
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.
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
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
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.
Feeding,These basket stars were observed at the top of a ridge on the seabed using their branched arms for filter feeding in the strong currents.
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
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
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.
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.
Whole Brain Teaching (Power Teaching) Lesson 8 - Review of Lessons
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.
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.
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.
War of The Century - Part 7
This part of the documentary explains that the German did not step backwards even when they were not able to do much due to the weather. There is reference to both groups' harsh techniques. Some Ukrainian people had welcome the German who promised to set them free from Stalin. However, they were not helped by the Nazi. On the contrary, they would take their agrarian production. There is a description of the brutal Nazi occupation. The way the Jews were killed in Ukraine is mentioned.
Chimps Getting Honey Out of Hives
This National Geographic clip shows chimps using various methods to take the honey out of hives. The most common method was pounding the hive as many as 100 times. They made tools for the pounding and also for other techniques. Run time 02:11.
Drawing students from around the world, EARTH University in Costa Rica teaches future leaders how to implement agricultural techniques that drive economic progress while still respecting and preserving the earth's resources. It's mission is to promote sustainable development and eco-sensitive agriculture in the developing world.
How to Add Shading to a Manga Drawing (Miki Falls)
In this video manga creator, Mark Crilley, demonstrates his drawing techniques by filming as he shades part of an actual drawing from his series Miki Falls. His directions and filming are terrific and very easy to follow. (2:48)
How To Color & Ink Manga Illustrations, Pt. 1
This is part one of a two-parter showing Mark Crilley's approach to using watercolors in order to color and ink Manga illustrations. In the second part he'll show how he uses ink and colored pencils to finish things up once the watercolor steps are done. Crilley shares some great techniques in this pair of videos.