1993 Daily Ozone from Nimbus-7
In this animation of total ozone, the luminance values of the colors bounding areas of missing data are used in interpolating over these regions. The missing data are mapped to the grayscale portion of the color map.
Using composite materials to replace bone
In this podcast, Professor Chris Rudd, Dean of the faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham, describes his work with composite materials in the car industry and how it can be applied to the field of medicine. Traditionally, patients who have lost bone in an accident or have had bone removed due to cancer have had to endure two very long and very painful operations. One operation to attach steel plates to the bone, and a second operation once the bone has healed, to remove them. F
GoNU.TV Series Recap - Baseball vs. Hofstra - April 8-10, 2011
The Northeastern University baseball team claimed its third consecutive win on Sunday, defeating Hofstra 5-0 to complete the three-game sweep at Friedman Diamond in Brookline, Mass.
WSU Scuba Diving Among Most Successful University Programs in Nation
Hundreds of miles from the nearest ocean and nearly a hundred miles from a large freshwater lake, Barry Moore probably has certified more divers through the National Association of Underwater Instructors than any other active NAUI instructor. For more about this story, click here:
Ban Ki-Moon, Michelle Bachelet, Valerie Jarrett, and Amy Gutmann on Empowering Women
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon opened the fifth annual meeting of the Global Colloquium of University Presidents on Monday, April 4, 2011, in a public address at the University of Pennsylvania on empowering women. http://www.upenn.edu/president/global_colloquium/home The Colloquium, a select group of university presidents from around the world, convened annually to discuss a topic of immediate concern to the secretary-general, addressed the challenge of "Empowering Women to Chang
"Understanding Lasers and Fiberoptics, Spring 2008"
"Lasers are essential to an incredibly large number of applications. Today, they are used in bar code readers, compact discs, medicine, communications, sensors, materials processing, computer printers, data processing, 3D-imaging, spectroscopy, navigation, non-destructive testing, chemical processing, color copiers, laser "shows", and in the military. There is hardly a field untouched by the laser. But what exactly is so unique about lasers that makes them so effective? This brief video course i
"Electromagnetic Fields and Energy, Spring 2008"
"Published in 1989 by Prentice-Hall, this book is a useful resource for educators and self-learners alike. The text is aimed at those who have seen Maxwell's equations in integral and differential form and who have been exposed to some integral theorems and differential operators. A hypertext version of this textbook can be found here. An accompanying set of video demonstrations is available below. These video demonstrations convey electromagnetism concepts. The demonstrations are related to top
"Engineering Economy Module, Fall 2009"
" This intensive micro-subject provides the necessary skills in Microsoft® Excel spreadsheet modeling for ESD.71 Engineering Systems Analysis for Design. Its purpose is to bring entering students up to speed on some of the advanced techniques that we routinely use in analysis. It is motivated by our experience that many students only have an introductory knowledge of Excel, and thus waste a lot of time thrashing about unproductively. Many people think they know Excel, but overlook many efficien
"Day-O"- A Days of the Week Song
This computer-animated video contains a song which lists the days of the week. The video repeatedly states that there are seven days in a week, and the days of the week are spelled for students to see.
Agricultural and Urban Revolutions
What do historians know about the earliest farmers and herders, and the evolution of cities? Newly emerging evidence about the “cradles of civilization” is examined in light of the social, technological, and cultural complexity of recently discovered settlements and cities. (28:35)
This illustrated guide to leaf types is designed to help students understand the differences between compound and simple leaves. This single Web page can be easily printed for use at field sites. Along with an explanation of both types, the guide includes a short description of these related terms: petiole, leaf blade, leaflet, and axillary buds.
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1929 Stock Market Crash
In this 2:33 video about what some have called, Black Thursday, the Roaring Twenties ends and a world-wide economic depression starts. After the stock market crashed, people started panicking and eventually President Hoover said things would go back to normal in 60 days, but by 60 days, the depression spread around the world. This is a good video to show the impact of this event and provide the students with insights into its cause.
Inflation explained:Supply and Demand
Inflation and unemployment rate is explained to some extend in this cartoonish, five minute video. No narration. Graphics carry the weight of the presentation. The real point is supply and demand. Teachers should review the video carefully so that the students don't become confused between the two terms. A good introduction with proper explanation.
Island Life in Japan
This two minute video gives examples of the cultural geography of the lesser known islands that make up the country of Japan. Some examples are shown, but the video does not offer the maps that would make it more beneficial.
" My Whole Body Can Move"- A Song About Body Parts
This computer-animated video features a lively song which identifies the basic body parts and describes movements each part can perform, such as clap, tap, wiggle, and march. ( 2:19)
Overview of HHV-6 in CNS Disease - A. Komaroff
Overview of HHV-6 in CNS Disease - A. Komaroff
Adoptive Immunotherapy to Prevent and Treat HHV-6 Reactivation Post Allogenic Stem Cell Transplant -
Adoptive Immunotherapy to Prevent and Treat HHV-6 Reactivation Post Allogenic Stem Cell Transplant - U. Gerdemann