Under Our Skin
A dramatic tale of microbes, medicine and money, this eye-opening new film investigates the untold story of Lyme disease, an emerging epidemic larger than AIDS. Each year thousands go undiagnosed or misdiagnosed, told that their symptoms are "all in their head." Following the stories of patients and physicians as they battle for their lives and livelihoods, the film brings into focus a haunting picture of our health care system and its ability to cope with a silent terror under our skin. (10mins
Gengo Spanish #13 - Good to See You in Latin America!
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! The office jerk has been harassing you lately, so you decide it’s time to stand up for yourself. After he teases you mercilessly in Spanish, you notice his shiny new but small shoes. You comment to a gossipy colleague about the size of his shoes and what that might mean. Your [...]
Introduction to OER
This resource provides an introduction to OER for teaching staff at the University of Plymouth and could form part of a CPD module. It draws on the experience of OER developers at the University.
Beginner - Taking a nap In today's increasingly fast-moving world, some people have found it necessary to have naps at unusual times to help boost the body's required energy to go that extra mile. We teach you how to say you're taking a nap among other useful phrases around the subject.
In today's increasingly fast-moving world, some people have found it necessary to have naps at unusual times to help boost the body's required energy to go that extra mile. We teach you how to say you're taking a nap among other useful phrases around the subject.
Medical Laboratory Technologist
With the skills to perform a broad range of laboratory tests, the Medical
Laboratory Technologist completes a necessary step that leads to the diagnosis and treatment of a disease. Approximate salary: $46,663 - $60,196. High school preparation: Academic high school diploma with an emphasis on Biology, Chemistry, English and Mathematics. Academic requirements: Post-secondary studies in medical laboratory science - usually a 2 or 3 year program at the community college level. (04:42)
The Intransigence of Ludwig von Mises [On Freedom and Free Enterprise (1956)] Ludwig von Mises is a rara avis in this 20th century of ours, for he considers reason a valid and efficacious instrument even in the study of questions that co
[On Freedom and Free Enterprise (1956)]
Ludwig von Mises is a rara avis in this 20th century of ours, for he considers reason a valid and efficacious instrument even in the study of questions that co
Fiat Money and the Euro Crisis In September I participated in the amazing Supporters Summit, held at the prestigious National Academy of Sciences in Vienna, where Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk once lectured. After my visit to Austria, I piggybacked an excursion to adjacent Slovakia where I was surprised to discover a large number of fans of th
In September I participated in the amazing Supporters Summit, held at the prestigious National Academy of Sciences in Vienna, where Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk once lectured. After my visit to Austria, I piggybacked an excursion to adjacent Slovakia where I was surprised to discover a large number of fans of th
Sentence Fragment - Free English Video by Brightstorm
This video explains how to identify a sentence fragment. A fragment is a group of words that does not include a subject and/or a verb or does not complete a thought. This video also demonstrates how to correct fragments by finding what is missing, and adding it to the sentence to make it a complete thought. (3:26)
Professor Malone talks about Mapping Genomes
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Military Blunders: Stalin's Purges (3:41)
This Military Blunders video clip is about the Great Purge.
The leader of Communist Russia, Joseph Stalin, was paranoid of
opposition. It was this paranoia that led to the Great Purge. He sent
many people to labor camps in Siberia. Some images may be too intense for students.
Accessibility of eLearning
It is part of a teaching professional’s skills to understand the needs of a diverse population of students. This unit introduces the challenges for disabled students who may use computers in different ways when taking part in eLearning or may need alternative teaching methods. It covers the technology and techniques used by disabled students, the adjustments to teaching methods that might be reasonable, design decisions which affect the accessibility of eLearning tools and strategies for evalu
London - 10 Things You Need To Know
This video is travel oriented with the emphasis on both the culture and attractions. The video is 8:30 minutes long.
Course Threads: About the Sciences & Society Course Thread
The Course Thread Program allows UC Berkeley undergraduates to explore intellectual themes that connect courses across departments and disciplines. Without creating new majors or minors, the program instead highlights connections between existing courses. Course Threads help students see the value in educational breadth while also pursuing a more in-depth and well-rounded knowledge on one particular topic. Course Thread topics include: Human Rights, Cultural Forms in Transit, The Historical & Mo
The iris is the colored part of the eye. The pupil is the dark circle in the middle of the iris. The iris causes the pupil to expand or contract depending on the amount of light in a given area. Once light passes through the pupil, a structure called the lens that is directly behind the pupil focuses the light at the back of the eye. The optic nerve, located at the back of the eye, takes the focused message and relays it to the brain where it is processed into an image.
DMC TV: Veterans Office Dedication Ceremony
On Oct. 21, 2011, Del Mar College celebrated the opening of its new Veterans Office in the Harvin Student Center on the East Campus of Del Mar College. The event coincided with the 2011 Veterans Summit hosted by U.S. Rep Blake Farenthold on the College's East Campus.
Hillforest, Residence of Thomas Gaff of Aurora, Indiana
Thomas Gaff, a prominent industrialist and civic leader, built his mansion overlooking the Ohio River between 1852 and 1856. It has a porch that resembles a steamboat pilot house in a style of architecture sometimes referred to as Steamboat Gothic.,Dearborn County Journey
Fighting On and Off the Field
In Nepal, millions of girls suffer in extreme poverty, deprived of even the most basic human rights. Many are abandoned, abused, or forced into child labor. University of Notre Dame women's soccer player Lindsay Brown and her 2010 national champion teammates are doing more than just hoping for a better life for Nepali girls; they're helping them to achieve it. Through a series of campus fundraisers, the women's soccer team sponsored the education of several girls at the Nepal's Kopila Valley Sc