President's Awards for Teaching & Learning
Panel discussion featuring winners of the President's Awards for Teaching & Learning: Student Learning, Instructor Experience & International Learning Opportunities.
Crittercam: Emperor Penguins Feeding
Join Wild Chronicles and National Geographic's Crittercam® team in Cape
Washington as they deploy special cameras to reveal how emperor penguins travel vast distances to feed -- and then run a dangerous gauntlet back to their chicks. It takes well-honed skills to survive Antarctica's frigid waters, jagged ice fields and hungry leopard seals.
Conflict and cooperation in the family life of birds - Tamas Szekely
In this Charter Day lecture, Professor Tamas Szekely, from the University of Bath's Department of Biology & Biochemistry, talks about conflict and cooperation in the family life of birds.
La civilizaciones de Roma - en español
Según la leyenda, Roma fue fundada en el año 753 a.C. por los gemelos Rómulo y Remo. Roma se situó a orillas del Tíber, en un punto donde el río se estrecha. Asentada sobre el monte Palatino, era un lugar de paso para rutas comerciales como la Vía Salaria y otras calzadas. En su origen, Roma fue una aldea de pastores provenientes del los montes Albanos y Sabinos. En algo más de 200 años, los romanos conseguirán liberarse de lo
Chapter 21 - The Jungle by Upton Sinclair
Chapter 21. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Tom Weiss.
234 GG Does "Until" Mean "Through"?
Does "until" include the date? Does "until" mean "through" or does "until" mean "up to"? A grammar expert offers Quick and Dirty Tips to help you figure out how to use "until." The Grammar Girl print book is now available on Amazon.com! http://tinyurl.com/2pkej7
UT and Schoolcraft College
Edward J. Bloustein School: Nexus of Planning and Public Policy
The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy serves as one of the nation's key centers for the theory and practice of planning and public policy scholarship and analysis. The school celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2011-2012.
Study Strategy Demonstration - Peg
Astronomical Influences on Earths Climate
How the human genome project reveals our evolutionary past - Stephen Dorus
Dr Steve Dorus from the Department of Biology & Biochemistry reveals how cataloguing the DNA blueprint of humans is revealing the evolution of human traits.
Rutherford's Legacy - Glenn Patrick
Dr Glenn Patrick of the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory near Oxford looks at how particle physics has developed following Rutherford's discovery and what developments we might expect.
A Wet Look At Climate Change - Hurricanes to House Mites
This is a free textbook offered by BookBoon.'The term “Climate Change” has become popular but is not new to our planet. Our climate changes, sometimes dramatically, sometimes gradually, but it always changes. We hear about the wettest month on record, countrywide floods, record high and low temperatures, global warming...how do these changes in weather affect things around us? “A Wet Look at Climate Change” introduces the basics about moisture in air, which is the driving force for our w
Actor Will Ferrell is an SMU crowd pleaser
Actor Will Ferrell got a warm reception when he visited the SMU campus to preview his latest film, "Casa de mi Padre."
It's called Resilience: The Tayloe Murphy Center at Darden
The Tayloe Murphy Center forms alliances with communities in the Commonwealth of Virginia that are facing challenging economic conditions. Some might broad-brush these localities that face daunting circumstances — high unemployment rates, poverty and sluggish economic growth — as past their prime. Not accepting this characterization, the Tayloe Murphy Center assists partner communities in making crucial investments — educational, institutional, infrastructural — intended to spur economic
Professor Jane Millar introduces a showcase public lecture exploring three outstanding projects that highlight the research progress achieved through academia and industry collaboration.
Issues in Foreign Policy: Changes in World Power - Lord Rees-Mogg
Lord Rees-Mogg, former Editor of The Times, gives a free public lecture on the changing international scene.
Showcase presentations: improving health and healthcare - Chris Eccleston, Linda Bauld, Chris Garlan
Professor Chris Eccleston, Dr Linda Bauld and Professor Chris Garland talk about their research and how it is helping to improve health and healthcare.