Aging with Grace
A UW study spearheaded by Ivan Molton, Ph.D, UW Department of Rehabilitation, looks to help seniors with disabilities age with grace. Meet wellness coach Nikki Bagli and her work with seniors to help motivate them and improve the quality of their life. This study is the product of a collaboration between the University of Washington’s Healthy Aging Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) and Senior Services. Healthy Aging RRTC is housed within the Department of Rehabilitation Med
Vip was a 35-year old 435 pound silverback gorilla at the Woodland Park Zoo with a severe sinus infection. Enter Dr. Greg Davis, UW Medicine director of rhinology and endoscopic skull base surgery. Together, with Woodland Park Zoo's Director of Animal Health, Darin Collins, they developed a plan to perform a special sinus surgery on Vip. Find out what happens after the 4-hour operation. Vip, gorilla, Woodland Park Zoo Doctor Greg Davis, UW Medicine Darin Collins, director of animal health, Wood
Helping Babies in Uganda
One hospital's trash can be another's treasure. That was the idea behind a local effort to sort and pack thousands of discarded medical supplies and ship them to Uganda. Deborah Lester, a UW Medicine nurse, has been working with Adara Development and Kiwoko Hospital in Uganda to improve healthcare for over 10 years. The group helped establish a neonatal intensive care unit at the hospital and now assists around 500 babies a year. Deborah and a dedicated group of volunteers got their start gathe
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating shear force at point of load
Duke Medicine Profiles: R. Duane Davis, MD, MBA
Get to know Duke Medicine's heart and thoracic surgeons. Learn more about Duane Davis, MD, a cardiothoracic surgeon who specializes in transplant at http://www.dukemedicine.org/find-doctors-physicians/r-duane-davis-md-mba.
Duke Medicine Profiles: Shu S. Lin, MD, PhD
Get to know Duke Medicine's heart and thoracic surgeons. Learn more about Shu Lin, MD, a cardiothoracic surgeon who specializes in heart surgery, including transplant, at http://www.dukemedicine.org/find-doctors-physicians/shu-s-lin-md-phd.
Must-Know Japanese Holiday Words #5 - Bean-Throwing Ceremony
In this Intermediate lesson, you’ll learn Japanese words about Bean-Throwing Ceremony. Visit us at JapanesePod101.com, where you will find Japanese lesson notes and many more fantastic lessons and learning resources. Leave us a message while you are here! Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! How would you react if someone [...]
Aurora Touching Sunrise
“#sunrise touches #aurora. All we need now are angels singing” #AstroButch
Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
Virtual Maths, Cylinder Voids - Calculating volume
Interactive simulation with exercises and video demonstrating the use of auger piling and showing how to calculate the volume of cocrete needed to fill the cylindrical voids.
How to Make Coffee Truffles
Decadent, delicious, and a fabulous gift, nothing can satisfy chocolate and coffee lovers more than melt-in-your-mouth truffles. In this episode of Culinary Intelligence from the CIA, The Culinary Institute of America’s Chef J.J. Lui will walk you through all the steps for making these delightful confections, from melting chocolate to putting on a finishing chocolate coating. Learn more at: http://www.ciachef.edu CIA Degree and Certificate programs: http://www.ciachef.edu/academics CIA Restau