Genesis: the origins of humanity [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Ruth Mace, Professor Catherine Rowett, Professor Volker Sommer | What does it mean to be human? What are the origins of humanity, and what distinguishes us from non-human animals? Ruth Mace is professor of evolutionary anthropology at University College London. Catherine Rowett is professor of philosophy at the University of East Anglia. Volker Sommer is professor of evolutionary anthropology at University College London.
Theories of Motivation - Mini Lecture
A mini lecture that looks at what motivation is, what motivates us and then goes on to look how we motivate people according to various theorists such as Herzberg, Maslow and Vroom
Do You Underline the Name of a Television Show?
The name of a TV show itself should be underlined because the TV
show has episodes with their own additional titles. Learn about underlining TV show titles and place their episode titles in quotes with help from a certified tutor in this video clip.
Finding Perimeter - Math Help
Students learn that the perimeter of a figure is the distance around the figure.
Digestion of Types of Food
Animation shows how proteins, fats, and carbohydrates are digested by the digestive system with the use of different enzymes. Grades 7-12. 2:45 min.
"Challenges for the New Administration in Iraq and Afghanistan" (video)
A talk by Juan Cole. Juan Cole will discuss the future of U.S. foreign policy in Iraq and Afghanistan beyond the November presidential elections. Juan Cole is Richard P. Mitchell Distinguished University Professor of History at the University of Michigan. He has written extensively about Egypt, Iran, Iraq, and South Asia. He studies and writes about contemporary Isl
Books in history of economic thought
This list of textbooks on the history of economic thought is provided by Economics Network, part of the Higher Education Academy which supports teaching and learning among the economics community in the UK. Click on a title to view basic bibliographic information, e.g. author, title and ISBN. The listing also provide links to the relevant publishers website, a preview of the content if it is available on Google Books and a link to search for academic libraries that hold the book via COPAC. This
Photo Slideshow: Sharing the Love of Salsa Music, Dance
The UA student organization, Ritmos Latinos Salsa Club, promotes Latin music and dance, teaching both University students and members of the Tucson community Rueda de Casino, a style of dancing that is popular in Cuba. The organization averages about 160 participants each semester, culminating each term with a series of recitals. To learn more, visit http://ritmoslatinos.org/ or http://www.tucsonsalsa.com/.
How to Draw Eyes 5 Ways
Great way to draw male and female Manga eyes. (19:01)
How Can I Improve My Study Habits?
To improve study habits, take detailed notes during class, organize and transcribe the notes into a separate notebook and do a manageable amount of homework and studying every day are just some of the good ideas presented in this 2:30 video
This professional video from National Geographic is of a photographer who was bitten by a rattlesnake. Details of the venom's progression and effects on the man's body are explored through animation and his personal account. (4:39)
How To Color & Ink Manga Illustrations Pt. 2 The Tale of Psyche and Cupid Katie Carpenter "With Immediate Effect: The Events of 1989 Revisited" (video) Food Chain Sound Waves and Mathematics Place Value : Reading and Writing Large Whole Numbers The Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch
This student-made video of the myth of Psyche and Cupid features stop motion animation and other special effects. While the video follows the myth (from Ovid's Metamorphoses) closely enough in the beginning, the ending is very different from the original. ¬†This movie won 1st place in the audio visual category of the 2009 Ontario Student Classics Conference.¬† Music and text, no narration, live video and still¬†photography.¬† (5:01)
Warwick History Graduate working in a customer business development function.
20th Anniversary Roundtable with the Consuls General of Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary and Poland. A discussion concerning the historic events of two decades ago in Central and Eastern Europe, and the paths taken since then - through personal reflections and recollections of how the process developed, the spirit of the movements, the le
This is a simple, clear, and direct explanation of what a food chain is. There is no sound for this student-created slide show.
Uses a graphing calculator to explain sound (sinusoidal) waves through advanced mathematical formulas. Color and sound, but mostly shows views of graphing calculator and equations. Grades 10-12. 9:17 min.
This three-minute video explores place value to the hundred trillions place.
The Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch - Think twice the next time you use bottled water or use anything that is made out of plastic. This six-minute video is a slideshow with images and words. Many of the images show animals of the ocean habitat in distress (for instance, a turtle that ingested plastic bags). The video should be accompanied by educator's information as there is no narration.
The Tale of Psyche and Cupid
"With Immediate Effect: The Events of 1989 Revisited" (video)
Sound Waves and Mathematics
Place Value : Reading and Writing Large Whole Numbers
The Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch