Lugosi teaches math - convergence of series 3
Béla Lugosi teaches advanced mathematical concepts in this video. How one uses power series to solve varying kinds of problems is discussed, and Lugosi explains how this one application shows the power of power series. It also show that power series have a very important and powerful and analytical technique. A great series for any advanced mathematics student who is working in Calculus and Calculus II.
How To Do Chest Presses
In this video, Chris Comfort demonstrates a really good workout for the chest, also known as a mechanical advantage drop set dumbbell chest press. Proper technique is shown while the narration explains how to keep it safe. 1:24 min.
How To Do Upright Rows With a Barbell
Video shows proper technique for performing the exercise to develop a broad back and improve your posture. Narrator explains step-by-step procedure with tips to help you get the most from the exercise. 1:40 min.
Tarantulas in Nevada
In this video segment from the Nevada Department of Wildlife, Brian Wignall talks with a naturalist about tarantulas. Learn some of the physical differences between male and female tarantulas, how tarantulas defend themselves against predators, the technique they use to capture prey that compensates for their poor vision, and why females tend to outlive males.
How to moon walk like Michael Jackson
Done properly the Moon Walk can't fail to impress. Learn how to dance the Michael Jackson way with dance guru Anthony King in this simple three minute tutorial on the moon walk technique.
Spinning Yarn By Hand With A Flyer Wheel, Including a Join
Abby Franquemont spins yarn with a Majacraft Suzie Pro wheel, including joining new fiber. Modified spinning from the fold with supported long draw technique. (1:08)
Can a hurricane be weakened? - The Science Of Superstorms - BBC
This video provides insight into the theory that silver idodide can weaken the eye of a hurricane and lessen its force when dropped by a plane over the storm, a technique known as seeding. This is a great video from the BBC documentary The Science of Superstorms.
Trompe l'oeil in the village of Camogli, Italy
In the fishing village of Camogli, near Genoa, Italy. thousands of homes are decorated with trompe l'oeil. We meet one artist who still paints with a technique dating back to the 14th century.
Mstislav Rostropovich Prelude, Bach's Cello Suite No. 1
Using his Duport Stradivarius cello, Rostropovich interprets the Prelude, of Bach's Cello Suite No. 1, considerably faster than Yo-Yo Ma's version. This video was filmed in 1991, at the Basilique Sainte Madeleine in Vézelay, Yvonne, France. (1:50)
Also good to watch for technique.
Modern Greek Alphabet
Learn how to pronounce the Koine Greek used in the New Testament. We will be using a modern type of pronunciation technique. This is different than what is taught in colleges and is easier to learn and has euphony.
Sky Highlights in a Seascape Oil Painting
Sky highlights in a seascape add dimension and interest to your oil painting. Use permanent rose to apply little swatches on the horizon line-mix in with a back and forth brush technique. Engliish captions. (1:51)
How To Crossover Dribble In Basketball
Short video shows a boy dribbling properly as the coach explains the proper technique. Learn how to dribble between the legs and behind the back. 1:35 min.
Watercolor Painting Wet Technique
How to use the wet technique for beginners in watercolor painting by Larry Dubitsky. Take water-wet an area until it is really wet, you can take some color and add it to this area-it creates a softness. (1;07)
Lesson for Painting Clouds
Here is a lesson in oil painting techniques for clouds given by teacher Wilson Bickford. Techniques are demonstrated-problems are explained. Alexander magic white and an Alexander brush is used. This shows the technique for clouds, not a completed painting. Ultamarine blue is used next to work in on the top of the canvas.
Managing Stress and Psychosomatic Disorders Through Meditation
This practical session on meditation teaches the technique of awakening the subtle energy from the position of the nervous system and the energy centers using positive affirmations to attain self-realization. The instructor will conclude the session by going through research findings on meditation and stress management. No mats are required. This meditation is performed while sitting on a chair. 59:42 min.
The Beautiful Math of Coral
Margaret Wertheim leads a project to re-create the creatures of the coral reefs using a crochet technique invented by a mathematician -- celebrating the amazements of the reef, and deep-diving into the hyperbolic geometry underlying coral creation. Run time 15:31.
Double-Digit Division: Whole Numbers and Decimals
The instructor uses an unusual way to solve double-digit division using a 'cover technique'. This is an amateur production, but the video is useful.
Solving Systems of Equations by Substitution
This lesson is for ntermediate Algebra Level. In the lesson, Professor Burger shows how to solve systems of equations using a technique known as substitution. In this approach, students solve one equation for one of the variables (eg y) and then plug the value (what y is equal to) into into the other equation (anywhere a y appears). This substitution will allow you to solve for x and then in turn solve for y. Professor Burger walks the viewer through several different types of
How to Brush Your Dog
How to Brush Your Dog. Part of the series: How to Groom a Dog. Learn tips and advice on how to brush your dog and the line brushing technique in this two minute video.
Behavior and Appearance
Like a digital video puppet, the facial expressions of one person can be cloned in real time and mapped onto the digital face of another person. Barry-John Theobald, computer scientist at the University of East Anglia, explains the technique and Steven Boker, of the University of Virginia, explains what facial cloning can reveal about human nature.