Gas prices keep going up up up
Bruce Bullock, director of SMU's Maguire Energy Institute, talks about the differing prices of gasoline and the best times to fill up your tank.
Ocean Planet: Partial Tour with Map Route Inset
The Ocean Planet is a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution which opened in Washington DC on April 22, 1995. A part of the exhibition was a computer flyby of the Pacific Ocean developed in the SVS. This animation represents a stage in the development of that flyby.
Movies that Matter : Films over mensenrechten Movies that Matter is een initiatief van Amnesty International. De afdeling Educatie adviseert en ondersteunt scholen en docenten bij filmvertoningen en schoolfilmfestivals rond het thema mensenrechten. De organisatie hanteert een brede definitie …
Movies that Matter is een initiatief van Amnesty International. De afdeling Educatie adviseert en ondersteunt scholen en docenten bij filmvertoningen en schoolfilmfestivals rond het thema mensenrechten. De organisatie hanteert een brede definitie …
Muscles, Oh My!
Students are introduced to the field of biomechanics and how the muscular system produces human movement. They learn the importance of the muscular system in our daily lives, why it is important to be able to repair muscular system injuries and how engineering can help.
Derecho Mercantil I (Prof. JC Vázquez Cueto)
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Does the Advance of Science mean Secularisation?
Prof. David Martin : Lecture
Hurricane Mitch from TRMM: October 27, 1998
A fly-in to Hurricane Mitch on October 27, 1998, showing the three-dimensional structure of the precipitation as measured by the Precipitation Radar instrument on TRMM. In this animation, a surface of constant precipitation is colored by the value of the precipitation on the ground under the surface.
Ancient Rome and Greece - Quiz
To revise facts from Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece.
Put Your Heart into Engineering
This lesson contains background about the blood vascular system and the heart. Also, the different sizes of capillaries, veins, and arteries, and how they affect blood flow through the system. We will then proceed to talk about the heart's function in the blood vascular system. This will lead into a discussion of heart valves, how they work and what might cause them to fail. Then we will discuss prosthetic heart valves.
Leesoefening: Lisez bien le règlement!
Op het einde van deze les kan je het huisreglement van het hotel waar je je vakantie doorbrengt begrijpen.
Veilig voedsel bewaren en klaarmaken
At the end of this unit: You can give written instructions on how to prepare and store food in a safe way. When performing this task, You have to synthesize the information from an article. You have to rewrite this information into short statement.
Een bezoek aan de disco
De student kan een persoonlijke mening formuleren over socioculturele onderwerpen.
Ash cloud hits Australia flights
The ash cloud from Chile's Puyehue-Cordon Calle volcano causes further chaos for Australian aviation. Paul Chapman reports.
Zoom into Boulder, Colorado, using Landsat Imagery (WMS)
The WMS Global Mosaic dataset was developed at NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). This global mosaic was produced from visual and near infrared bands taken by the Landsat-7 satellite. Using the panchromatic band to sharpen the final image, a final resolution of 0.5 arc seconds (about 15 meters) can be achieved. This mosaic is available through the Web Mapping Services (WMS) protocol at JPL. This series of images was obtained using a software program called the Digital Earth PC which can use
1st AEARU Symposium on the Culture of Chinese Characters
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Learn about the Russian Empire
Brief History Of Russian Empire - Learn with this short video about the Russian Empire, and its history, including its geographic extent and rulers Peter the Great, and Catherine the Great. This video is coutesy of the History Channel. (01:21)
Salt Lake City, Utah Area Flyover during Summer (NASM2002)
Landsat 7 imagery is combined here with terrain elevation data to create a view of the Salt Lake City area. This image was taken in the Summer of 2001 and can be compared to identical animations using images taken at other times of the year. This visualization was created for the NASM2002 presentation and is based on a earlier visualizations created for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
This computer animated video discusses the various ways that science is connected to technology and society as a whole.
Soil "Movie Trailer" on Vimeo
Many of my students don't get really excited for our Soil Lesson, so I made a movie Trailer to hopefully get them a little more excited before we actually start the lesson.
Thanks to the Luck Stone Boscobel Plant for my tour of their rock quarry! I had an awesome time!
Thanks to the Young Scientist for the awesome lesson on soil. My kids loved making the layers of soil on your notecards!