Geneticist Dr Andrew Weeks and animal behaviourist Dr Michael Magrath discuss diverse ways of dealing with threatened animal populations. Australia's Mountain Pygmy Possum is one such endangered species for which a combination of genetic and breeding solutions are being tried. With science host Dr Shane Huntington.
CBS Show Time Spanish – Lesson 20
Episode 20 features the fourth installment of our ‘telenovela’, Verano Español. Find out the latest about the life of Laura and her mother as they spend the summer in Spain en la casa de tía Julia. Will Laura find out a little more about the mystery customer in the panadería? Don’t miss this episode of [...]
The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere
A documentary about Paul Revere's ride with background on Revere's life. An interview and description by the staff of Revere's famous house. (Amateur video)
Happiness: Movie Clip From The Pursuit of Happiness
After months of being homeless and struggling through a grueling internship, Chris Gardner is offered the sole position at his brokerage firm. Themes addressed through this clip include hard work, determination, ambition, rewards, and joy. ( 3:18)
Natural Ways to Prevent and Treat Stroke
In this 3:22 health video you will learn natural ways to prevent and treat strokes. The video stresses the importance of good eating habits, not being overweight, and check-ups are explained.
How the Digestive System Works
This video gives good facts about the digestive system. Some key vocabulary words include the following: mouth, esophagus, small intestine, large intestine, liver, stomach, gall bladder, pancreas, rectum, digestive tract, anus, enzymes, stomach acid, and bile. Beware of audience-poop, rectum, and anus are discussed. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge for our students and would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts on the human body and body systems. (3:31)
Masterful Teacher: Jonathan Winn Makes Calculus Cool
Jonathan Winn, San Diego's 2011 High School Teacher of the Year, has developed a high voltage classroom atmosphere that inspires students to get excited about math and excel at AP calculus. More about Jonathan Winn. (6:33)
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ECB buying sovereign bonds again, but how much?
Aug. 15 - ECB data on Monday will show that the central bank was back in the market last week after a 5-month hiatus, buying euro zone government bonds. Reuters Insider analyses the figures.
How to Do Running Drills to Increase Speed & Efficiency
Running drills that increase speed and efficiency also maximize the combination of hamstrings and quadriceps muscles. Increase speed and efficiency in running with tips from a sports-performance director in this 1:49 minute video on track and field.
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Beginner S6 #16 - Does Cold Weather Stop You Drinking Japanese Beer?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! After a long day of working outdoors in your garden in Japan, you’re thirsty, but you’re having a hard time deciding what to drink. It’s springtime, so ordinarily you’d want something cool and refreshing like a beer, but because you worked outside all day, you haven’t shaken off the unusual chill [...]
Suu Kyi addresses supporters
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi addresses her supporters during what is billed as her first overtly political trip since her release from house arrest last year. Simon Hanna reports.
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