Clinton and Qatar's prime minister speak on Syria
Jan. 11 - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said an Arab League monitoring mission in Syria cannot continue indefinitely and dismissed a recent speech by Syria's president as "chillingly cynical." Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Water-skimming ball leaps from surface
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/11/-brightcovecreateexperiences.html
HK traders want their long lunches
Jan. 13 - HK's stock market traders protest another planned reduction in their lunch break, saying it does not increase business or volumes. Arnold Gay reports.
Stocks rally; oil below $100
Jan. 12 - Summary of business headlines: Wall Street posts gain as oil drop below $100 offsets retail, jobless concerns; Target launches boutique shops within stores; US Air, others consider American Airlines purchase, sources say. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Cross Product Area - Problem 3 of 3
This video is a continuation and presents another example that demonstrates how to use the cross product to find the area of a triangle. (3:16)
Photo Slideshow: Thousands of Patches, Millions of Stitches
UA alumnus Paul Nosa is raising $7,500 via Kickstarter to travel across the nation to share his work: Sewing art powered by solar energy and a bicycle electric generator. Nosa's aim is to encourage people to tap more deeply into their creative and to also rely more heavily on alternative energy sources.
Collection Problems - Example Problem
This video is a continuation and presents an example that demonstrates how to solve a collection math problem (coin problem) by using a linear equation. (5:03)
Kemp's Ridley Turtle Hatchlings Emerging From Nest
This short video gives excellent real life footage of baby Ridley Turtles hatching and emerging from their nest in the sand. Kemp’s ridley turtle is the most severely endangered marine turtle in the world; in the 1980s only a few hundred females were observed nesting, although the population is now showing signs of recovery. It is also one of the smallest turtles, with adults weighing less than 45 kilograms. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make
11.027 City to City: Comparing, Researching and Writing about Cities: New Orleans (MIT)
City to City, as a class, will jump into the complexity of planning in New Orleans, a post-disaster city. City-to-City will ask how a post-disaster city grapple with its ideas of identity, what it is, who it represents, and how it projects its sense of self to residences, businesses, tourists, and to the outside world. In considering its people, how do city planners think about who lives where and why? At the same time, how can city planners celebrate a city's history and its culture and how can
"Ode to the West Wind" by Percy Bysshe Shelley (poetry reading)
On the archaic pronunciation wind to rhyme with unkind in the last line: I have seen this described as eye-rhyme, but it's no such thing. Here's a excerpt from "A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language." by John Walker, 1839. "These two modes of pronunciation have long been contending for superiority, till at last the former seems to have gained a complete victory, except in the territories of rhyme. Here the poets claim a privilege, and readers seem willing to
Instalaciones I. Grado en Ingeniería de Edificación
La asignatura Instalaciones I tiene como objetivo general que el alumno adquiera los conocimientos fundamentales de las instalaciones presentes en la edificación mediante el aprendizaje de los conceptos básicos, la terminología, la teoría y la metodología necesarias para que el alumno sea capaz de entender, plantear y resolver una instalación.
Graduation Day December 19, 2013: Meet a Graduate
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Buck Brannaman Clinic, Soft Feel
1:22 Video- Desert Hills, AZ Clinic, Mar 27-30 2009. Multitudes of opportunities to get a horse soft; keep your horse right while working a cow. (Sorry about the wind.)
We Sign Christmas Carols: " Silent Night" in Sign Language
This video teaches the viewer to perform " Silent Night" using sign language. The video begins with an instructor demonstrating how to sign the song step-by-step, explaining the meanings of the signs. She then signs and sings the song. ( 3:55)
Google+ Hangout: Phobos-Grunt re-entry
On January 15, 2012, the Russian spacecraft Phobos-Grunt re-entered over the Pacific ocean and burned up. During this time, I reported the event live with Planetary Society science journalist Emily Lakdawalla on a Google+ Hangout. You can read Emily's blog at http://www.planetary.org/blog My G+ page is http://plus.google.com/108952536790629690817/posts
Silent Tea Party: Pre-Reading for Challenging Texts
Lesson ObjectiveMake predictions from quotes to prepare for a challenging textLength. Questions to ConsiderHow do the quotes and questionnaire help students prepare for a challenging text?What evidence must students provide to support their questionnaire answers?How does Ms. Fulco ensure students understand the 'big ideas' during the whole class discussion?Common Core StandardsELA.RL.9-10.1
For The Love of Physics
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Up Close: Professor John Kay
The economist and Financial Times journalist on what surprised him most when he chaired the review into UK equity markets and what needs to be done to change the way things work in the UK financial services industry.
Natterjack Toad Moving Across Sand
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Natterjack Toad popping out of a hole and moving across sand. The chief distinguishing feature of the natterjack toad (Bufo calamita) is the yellow stripe down its back. Shorter hind legs also tell the natterjack toad apart from the common toad and it has a tendency to run instead of hopping or walking, which is why it is sometimes called the running toad. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to hel
Stem and Leaf Plots or Stemplots
In this nine-minute video, the instructor shows how to make a stem-and- leaf plot, also known as a stemplot.