Robotics: Physical Interaction Tasks
Oregon State University professor Jonathan Hurst talks about his work with robotics and physical interaction tasks. Music: Nine Inch Nails. "18 Ghosts II." Ghosts I-IV
Parents of the Field - Herbert Kelman
As a social psychologist who was among the early cohorts of conflict and peace researchers, Herb Kelman has been instrumental in defining and refining both the theory and practice of problem solving processes and seminal to work done regarding peacemakin
Zone 1: First stage preservation storage for digital content
Zone 1 provides an easy-to-use first line of preservation service for use by anyone at Harvard for any digital content.
Spartan Sagas: Jenn Anderson
Jenn Anderson is a Ph.D. candidate in the Communication program at MSU's College of Communication Arts and Sciences. "I would say MSU is really important to me because the communication program has shaped how I understand research and teaching in the discipline. It has given me the tools that I need to be successful in this field." For more information on the Communication doctoral program, please go to http://cas.msu.edu/262-PhD-In-Communication
Getting Prices Right: the mysteries of the index [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Angus Deaton | In lectures across three consecutive evenings (9 December, 10 December and 11 December) leading development economist Professor Deaton will discuss his work on health and poverty. Global poverty has been falling rapidly, even as income inequality has been inexorably rising in most of the world. Perhaps paradoxically, global income inequality has been falling. Or has it? Many claim not. Angus Deaton will discuss recent trends in poverty and inequality, nationa
Nature and the Built Environment
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Nature and the Built Environment" in the School of Architecture. This course explores the evolutionary roots of form and order in the built environment. While grounded in scientific evidence, a broad perspective of humanism is emphasized throughout, with discussions of how ideas, beliefs, experience, ideals, and human nature animate individuals and societies and thereby give form to the things they make. Re
Foundations of Theology: Biblical and Historical
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Foundations of Theology: Biblical and Historical" in the Department of Theology. This is an introductory course to the Bible and historical Christianity that aims to familiarize the student with the contents of the Bible and the development of the early Church. Special emphasis is placed on theological themes of perennial interest and the significance of the Bible for Christian thought and practice as well
This video uses clay models to demonstrate effects of continental drift. Mountains forming at convergent faults, sea floor created at divergent faults, island chains forming at hot spots, and formation of volcanoes at subduction zones are shown. This selection provides visual of these concepts for students. (01:10)
BITESIZE Biology -- õppematerjale bioloogias. Mitmesuguste bioloogiateemade käsitlusi: tekst, skeemid ja animatsioone, testid (The Biosphere, The World of Plants, Animal Survival, Investigating Cells, The Body in Action, Inheritance, Biotechnology…).
Renessanss Itaalias, Prantsusmaal, madalmaadel ja Saksamaal
Materjal, mis võimaldab õpilastel iseseisvalt antud osa kunstiajaloost õppida/korrata
Engage Super League: A Skills for Life Learning Resource.
An interactive learning resource booklet on the subject of Rugby League, designed to offer the family fun educational activities to improve basic maths and English.
No sleep math is awesome
The Berenstain Bears And Papa's Pizza--Part 1 of 2
In part 1 of 2, both Sister and Brother Bear invite friends over on Saturday so they decide to have a party. When cubs try to decide what to serve for food, Mama Bear tries to explain that we all like and dislike different things and that what makes us special. This video is based on the book characters by Stan and Jan Berenstain and this would make a great resource to help literary characters come to life in the classroom. (5:45)
Veebilehel on kogumik harjutusi, e-teste, ristsõnu ning slaidiprogramme, mis on mõeldud kasutamiseks I ja II kooliastmes emakeele tundide lõimimiseks arvutiõpetusega. Neid materjale saab õpetaja kasutada nii tunni alguses häälestamiseks ja huvi äratamiseks kui ka tunni lõpus kokkuvõtete tegemiseks ning tähelepanu hoidmiseks, kui laps hakkab väsima. Valminud materjale on võimalik kasutada töös kogu klassiga või siis individuaalseks kasutamiseks õppetöö diferentseerimisel. Kogum
American Alligators Feeding on Fish
This short video gives excellent real life footage of American Alligators feeding on fish. Students will enjoy watching the close up views of these amazing reptiles. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
5.3 The rebound effect When individuals or organisations implement energy efficiency improvements, they usually save money as well as saving energy. However, if the money saved is then spent on higher standards of service, or additional energy-consuming activities that would not have otherwise been undertaken, then some or all of the energy savings may be eliminated. This tendency is sometimes known as the 'rebound effect'. For example, if householders install improved insulation or a more efficient heating boiler,
When individuals or organisations implement energy efficiency improvements, they usually save money as well as saving energy. However, if the money saved is then spent on higher standards of service, or additional energy-consuming activities that would not have otherwise been undertaken, then some or all of the energy savings may be eliminated. This tendency is sometimes known as the 'rebound effect'. For example, if householders install improved insulation or a more efficient heating boiler,
American Alligator Hatchlings
This short video gives excellent real life footage of American Alligator hatchlings. Students will enjoy the close up views of these amazing reptiles in their natural environment. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Welcome to my room, 3. klassile
UNIT 11 - Welcome to My Room. 3. klass, I kooliaste. Word'is koostatud 10 töölehte sõnavara ja grammatika omandamiseks."Arvuti koolis" lõputöö.
Introduction to Philosophy
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Introduction to Philosophy" in the Department of Philosophy. This course is designed as a "topics-based" introduction to philosophy. Instead of working through the history of philosophy focusing on great historical figures and their views on different topics, we will focus on great philosophical topics and look at what historical and contemporary writers have said about them. Topics to be addressed will in