HoloGlobe: Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly on a Globe
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.
Digital Earth Workbench: Viewing Terrain Height
The Digital Earth Workbench is an interactive application that runs on a SGI Onyx Infinite Reality system and is controlled by an Immersive Workbench, tracked stereo glasses, and a tracked wand. The application allows an unprecedented freedom to roam georeferenced datasets at multiple resolutions and timescales. This animation is one of a series of direct screen captures of the application in operation. The occasional menu appearance denotes direct intervention by the operator to add or delete d
Great Lakes SeaWiFS False Color Stills
SeaWiFS false color (chlorophyll-phytoplankton levels) ocean and true color land of the Great Lakes for 36 dates from September 15, 1997 to August 2, 1998
Urban Growth: Washington, District of Columbia
Starting with a view of the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, the D.C. border and the Beltway fade in. The view then pushes in, indicating urban growth with red dots. Data sets for 1973, 1980, 1985, 1990, and 1996 are presented chronologically.
Preparing the house for the holidays
Op het einde van deze les kun je:Bespreken welke voorzorgen je in huis moet nemen voor je op vakantie vertrekt.
2011 URI Black Scholar Awards Ceremony
The 14th Annual Black Scholar Awards Program recognized outstanding Black graduating seniors who have excelled in areas such as leadership, community service, arts, sciences, and research. The 2011 Onyx Senior Honor Society was inducted during the program. Ibrahim Abdul-Matin, Class of 1999, gave the keynote speech. He is a sports commentator for the NPR program, The Takeway and author of Green Deen.
Green tips for students at the University of Memphis.
Ten things you can do in your dorm room or on campus to help save energy and resources from the University of Memphis.
Maurice Hamovitch Interview
In this video, the late Maurice Hamovitch, professor emeritus and former dean of the USC School of Social Work, discusses his career and life in the field of social work, including the 43 years he spent at USC. Hamovitch was a distinguished sociologist who was personally responsible for many significant contributions to both social work and medical literature. Hamovitch was interviewed by Paul E. Hadley on April 19, 1995, as part of the USC Emeriti Center's H. Dale Hilton Living History Proje
Sunday Service - 5/8/2011 - Bruce Puckett
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Bruce Puckett delivers a sermon entitled "Wrong Question, Right Answer." Bulletin: http://bit.ly/k8keUl
Sino-US Relations after President Hu's Visit
Ma Zhengang is president of the China Institute of International Studies and of the Center for China-US Relations Studies. Ambassador Ma also served as director-general in the Department of North American and Oceanian Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and vice-minister of the Foreign Office of the State Council. He also served as ambassador of China to the United Kingdom. Ambassador Ma graduated from the Beijing Foreign Languages Institute (now known as Beijing Foreign Studies Universit
Work the Bugs Out: Study Biological Science
Text-only transcript: http://www.caes.uga.edu/global/media/texttranscript.cfm?vid=lZwS0WeYvFo Study Biological Science: http://students.caes.uga.edu/undergraduate/majors/biological-science.cfm Graduates from the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at UGA have many job opportunities in the state of Georgia and around the world. --- Amanda Parnell Descriptive Text for Video The scene opens with Amanda outside at Rock Eagle 4-H Center, explaining something to a group of students.
Robbins Tower Dedication
The Dedication of the Robbins Tower was held on April 22, 2011. The Tower was given in honor of Dr. W. David Robbins, Dean of the Robins School of Business from 1959-1977 by Alice and Bob Jepson (B'64, GB'75 and H'87).
A rare Choctaw spelling book and Choctaw catechism are stored in the University of Mississippi's Archives and Special Collections.
Rachel - 60 Second Impressions, Sutton Trust Summer Schools
The Sutton Trust Summer Schools are subject-specific residential courses for Year 12 students from UK state-maintained schools, which aim to provide an insight into life as a first-year undergraduate studying at the University of Cambridge. Geography, Anglo-Saxon, Norse & Celtic, Music and Biological Sciences... these are just a few of the subjects which prospective students can sample at the Sutton Trust Summer Schools in Cambridge. In this 1 minute film, Rachel, a student on the Veterinary Me
Spartan Sagas: Gail Tavill, Good for business and for the planet.
In Gail Tavill's line of work, the phrase "less is more" is a way of life. As vice president of sustainable development at ConAgra Foods, she's tasked with ensuring the company does more for the planet by burdening it less. At ConAgra, Tavill directs the integration of sustainable technologies to create environmentally friendly packaging and products—from using postconsumer materials in frozen food trays and manufacturing ketchup bottles that are easier to recycle to promoting the sustainabl
MSU convocation speaker and honorary degree recipient Steve Wozniak, Spring 2011
Apple Computer Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak spoke at Michigan State University's Undergraduate Convocation on Friday, May 6 at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center. Wozniak gave the keynote address and received an honorary doctorate of engineering. Here, he talks with University Relations about his advice for graduates.
MSU commencement speaker and honorary degree recipient Roger Ferguson Jr., Spring 2011
Roger Ferguson Jr., president and CEO of TIAA-CREF, a leading financial services organization, spoke at the Advanced Degree Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 6, and also received an honorary doctorate of business. Here, he talks with University Relations about his advice for graduates.
Descriptive statistics for interval and ratio scale data
Describing the use of measures of central tendency - mean, mode, median - and dispersion - range, Standard Deviation.
Types of qualitative research
This RLO outlines the variety of types of qualitative research that there are. It's aimed primarily at students studying evidence based practice and research methods.
What is a randomised controlled trial?
This RLO outlines how Randomised Controlled Trials (RCTs) work.