The Milky Way Galaxy
This fun Web site is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they learn about the Milky Way galaxy, including the following :The Milky Way is a spiral galaxy, and our Sun is located in one of its spinning arms. At the speed of light, it would take you 25,000 years to reach the middle of the Milky Way. The force of gravity keeps everything in our galaxy from flying off into space. There are two other types of galaxies, elliptical and irregu
11.07.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei einer schweren Explosion auf einem Marinestützpunkt im Süden der Mittelmeerinsel Zypern sind nach Rundfunkberichten mindestens acht Menschen ums Leben gekommen. Aus zunächst unbekannten Gründen sollen mehrere Container mit Munition detoniert sein. Augenzeugen berichteten, der Stützpunkt Evangelos Floraki
Professor Malcolm Horne - Plasma alpha synuclein as risk marker for Parkinsons
Professor Malcolm Horne presents at the First National Symposium on Translational Psychiatry, 4 -5 April 2011, at The John Curtin School of Medical Research, The Australian National University. Professor Horne is Deputy Director of Florey Neuroscience Institutes, Consultant Neurologist at St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy, and Conjoint Professor, Centre for Neurosciences at the University of Melbourne.
Creating the conditions for radical public service innovation - David Albury
David Albury presents this lecture entitled: Creating the conditions for radical public service innovation, at The Australian National University on 30 June 2011. Public services are facing an unprecedented combination of challenges and opportunities: demographic, technological, public expectations, fiscal constraint, local and global "wicked issues". The need for radical innovation - innovation that achieves significantly better outcomes for significantly lower costs - has perhaps never been g
Farmer's Agribusiness Training Course: Module 5 - Agribusiness Management for Farmer Organisations.
This Farmers' Agribusiness training course has been developed to help both farmers and farmer organisations. Its intention is to provide access to provide access to additional skills and knowledge that will allow farmers to move from a 'farm' to a 'firm'. This lesson continues on from lesson 3 and should be seen as a continuation. You will need to review lesson 3 and the discussion on Economic versus Accounting Costs & Relevant Cost Analysis. In lesson 4, however, we will focus on Revenues &
Gotta Keep Reading Video by Ocoee Middle School-Motivate Students to READ!!
Ocoee Middle School produced a video called Gotta Keep Reading to the tune of the Black Eyed Peas song. What a wonderful way to unite a school and to promote literacy. This is a great resource to help motivate students to open a book. (5:08)
4.4 O is for Objectivity
This unit will help you to identify and use information in business and management, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of or
Zanotta -- Graduate Studies Lecture Series
September 22, 2010 | Timken Lecture Hall
Summer Graduation 2011: Wednesday July 20, 11am
Coverage of our 11am Graduation Ceremony.
Comedians@Google: Rob Corddry
Rob Corddry stops by Google on June 30th, 2011, for a discussion about YouTube, comedy, and his show, "Children's Hospital."
Learn with Pictures and Video S3 #3 - Top 20 Mexican SpanishVerbs 1
“Taking Mexican Spanish language lessons is really paying off! You’ve learned so many Mexican Spanish vocabulary words that you feel you’re ready for your trip to Mexico! What a great experience you’ll have! Master the top 20 most common Mexican Spanish verbs, which will help your Mexican Spanish fluency. This Mexican Spanish video series is a [...]
5.3 Origins of the regionalist project The origins of the regionalist project can be traced back to Leopold Kohr's The Breakdown of Nations, first published in 1957 (Kohr, 1986). By ‘nations’, Kohr actually meant nation states and in particular big states, for his book was a polemic against the ‘bigness’ of states as the source of modern ills. Indeed he saw excessive size as the main cause of all social problems and his ideas would later be successfully popularised by E.F. Schumacher's slogan and best-sell
The origins of the regionalist project can be traced back to Leopold Kohr's The Breakdown of Nations, first published in 1957 (Kohr, 1986). By ‘nations’, Kohr actually meant nation states and in particular big states, for his book was a polemic against the ‘bigness’ of states as the source of modern ills. Indeed he saw excessive size as the main cause of all social problems and his ideas would later be successfully popularised by E.F. Schumacher's slogan and best-sell
Insects and adaptation
All insects have six jointed legs and a hard exoskeleton covering. The bodies of insects are divided into three parts- the head, the thorax, and the abdomen. Insects are the only animals to have wings and most insects have a pair of antennae.
Fighting for a good cause
At the end of this lesson you will be able to write a letter asking for sponsoring for a good cause. What sentences will encourage people to support your plan? How can you best formulate this letter to ensure that its appeal is clear and motivating?
Een inventaris invullen: L'état des lieux
Op het einde van deze les kun je een inventarislijst van een woning invullen.
Linear Programing: The Simplex Method: Homework
This chapter covers principles of the simplex method to Linear Programming. After completing this chapter students should be able to: solve linear programming maximization problems using the […]
Learn Vocabulary with New Bleach Ending Theme!
Catchy voice and beautiful lyrics, new Bleach ending theme has become a huge hit in Japan! The song is called, アオイトリ (Aoi Tori) by Fumika. There are so many great vocabulary in this song and I am sure you will have a lot of fun learning while listening to this awesome song! The course starts [...]
2.6 Academic skills This section has encouraged you to gather evidence about yourself. This process of learning about yourself is put forward as being a useful first step in achieving personal change. It is also a process that has used skills that are useful in becoming a successful student. You will remember from our previous discussion that these skills can be described as ‘academic skills’. The mind mapping activity above asked you to go back over what you have done in this section and produce
This section has encouraged you to gather evidence about yourself. This process of learning about yourself is put forward as being a useful first step in achieving personal change. It is also a process that has used skills that are useful in becoming a successful student. You will remember from our previous discussion that these skills can be described as ‘academic skills’.
The mind mapping activity above asked you to go back over what you have done in this section and produce
MOSFET 2 - Introduction to Microelectronic Circuits
Introduction to Microelectronic Circuits - Spring 2006. Fundamental circuit concepts and analysis techniques in the context of digital electronic circuits. Transient analysis of CMOS logic gates; basic integrated-circuit technology and layout.
Frightened of the internet? This unit will help you make effective use of the internet, giving you the basic skills required for using web-based resources. Useful tricks and tips are provided as well as information on web browsers, the main features of a browser window, how to look at websites, using hyperlinks, searching for information on the internet, copying text, avoiding computer viruses, and using PDFs.