Introduction toTelescopes (1/2)
Join award winning teacher Jonathan Bergmann as he interactively teaches Astronomy: Introduction toTelescopes. The tool of the trade of astronomy is the telescope. This lesson describes the basics of telescopes, history of the telescope, and the way modern astronomers utilize the telescope. The powers of telescopes
( collecting, focusing, and resolving) are also explained. ( 9:51)
Civil Rights---Little Rock Nine (September 1957)--Animoto Video
This Animoto video was created by a student to share the story of the Little Rock Nine. Students will be able to see real photographs of each student in the Little Rock Nine as well as pictures of the turmoil of the times. Animoto is a web application that turns video clips, music, and photos into a video. This is a great example of how Animoto can enhance classroom instruction and keep students motivated and engaged. (3:08)
Advanced Semantics, Spring 2005
Current work on semantics and questions of logic and meaning for syntactic systems in generative grammar.
Top 10 Classes at USC: Students Pick Their Favorite Classes
Get the most out of your USC education with these student-recommended courses. For scheduling information and for a list of more great "courses of interest," check out the Schedule of Classes at www.usc.edu/soc.
Kwame Anthony Appiah on "Islam and the West"
Noted author and Laurance S. Rockefeller University Professor of Philosophy in the University Center for Human Values at Princeton University Kwame Anthony Appiah visited the University of Rochester to spend three days with the campus community holding discussions on his work and the issues he addresses in his books. On February 23, he delivered his talk "Islam and the West" as part of the inaugural Distinguished Visiting Humanist Series. In his talk and during his discussions with students, Pro
Actor Will Ferrell is an SMU crowd pleaser
Actor Will Ferrell got a warm reception when he visited the SMU campus to preview his latest film, "Casa de mi Padre."
ECU students compete in national marketing challenge
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Many Meanings of Cool
In this video segment from Between the Lions, the Lions and Sierra sing about the many or homophone meanings of the word “cool,” such as: temperature, temperament, being hip, not enthused, neat, so good you're bad, and "too cool" if you don't smile at folks you've met. This video segment provides a resource for Vocabulary, Language and Vocabulary Development, and Phonological Awareness. (1:33)
South African Air Force History: World War I
In this video clip courtesy of the South African Air Force Museum view rare old archive war footage of the South African Air Force during the First World War. (4:18)
Amelia Earhart: Life and Disappearance
Amelia Earhart famed the world over for her record-breaking flights and her work as a pioneer for women’s issues. This is one reason that her disappearance in 1937 has been such an enduring mystery. A number of conspiracy theorists have suggested various hypotheses as to her fate, but she may remain vanished for the ages. In this video, WatchMojo.com learns more about the life and accomplishments of Amelia Earhart. (3:21)
Biography of Bill Clinton
Born August 19th, 1946 in Arkansas, Bill Clinton excelled as a student early on. An encounter with President John F. Kennedy early in his life convinced him he was destined for a life in politics. Though his presidency was fraught with controversy, he remained popular with the American public. In this video, learn more about the life and accomplishments of Bill Clinton. (6:26)
Acids and Bases: Cabbage Juice Indicator
The substances that chemists collectively call acids and bases come in many different forms. Despite this variety, all acids tend to react with other substances in much the same way. Reactions involving bases also share many common characteristics with one another. In this video segment adapted from ZOOM, cast members demonstrate how to use cabbage juice to determine whether a solution is acidic or basic. (1:34)
Health Care Reform: Life after the Supreme Court Debate
The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard arguments both for and against President Obama's health care reform initiative, known as the Affordable Care Act. The provision at the center of the legal debate -- the individual mandate -- requires all adults to buy health insurance, either through their employers or by purchasing it themselves. Knowledge@Wharton talked with Wharton professors Scott Harrington, Jonathan Kolstad, Mark Pauly and Arnold Rosoff about the possible outcomes of the court case; th
Lecture 28, April 19
Marketing - MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures - Lecture 28, April 19 - Kent State University > COLLEGES > College of Business Administration > COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION > Marketing > MKTG 25010 Audio Lectures > Lecture 28, April 19
Bio-technology in Africa - Florence Wambugu
Florence Muringi Wambugu talks about the contribution of bio-technology, including GM crops, for improving the sustainable livelihoods of resource poor families in Africa.
Cutting the mustard
Levels of satisfaction, loyalty and engagement are at an all-time low but there other measures which indicate that, given the difficult environment, some leaders are managing people very well. So, which leaders are cutting the mustard and how are they doing it, ask Dr Jonathan Trevor and Kate Tojeiro.
Lil' Drac- A Rescued Baby Bat Story
This is an amazing story of an orphaned short-tailed fruit bat that was hand-raised by Bat World Sanctuary. For Lil' Drac updates, photos and more please see http://www.batworld.org/adopt-a-bat-now. (04:13)
Bonjour de France : online Frans leren Bonjour de France is een educatief "cyber-tijdschrift" met allerlei oefeningen, testen en spelletjes om Frans te leren. De site bevat ook pedagogische fiches om leerkrachten Frans vreemde taal te ondersteunen. Bonjour de France zet …
Bonjour de France is een educatief "cyber-tijdschrift" met allerlei oefeningen, testen en spelletjes om Frans te leren. De site bevat ook pedagogische fiches om leerkrachten Frans vreemde taal te ondersteunen. Bonjour de France zet …
Haematology - The Red Blood Cell Count
This programme demonstrates in a video lesson the procedure in determining whether there is adequate number of red blood cell in circulation. The procedure covers the description of the laboratory instruments and materials that are used in such tests. At the end of the procedure, an observation of the test result is made and interpreted with the use of a microscope.