Starfall's excellent interactive treatment given to the letter "F f”, with emphasis on the sound of the letter. Several examples and very clear pronunciation.
Stealth music festival to rock Kabul
Sept. 30 - Music replaces gunfire on the streets of Kabul as the city prepares for a one-day music festival - the first of its kind for decades in Afghanistan. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
UCLA MDCUNE Bioinformatics Lecture 2 of 3 (2009-02-02)
UCLA MDCUNE Bioinformatics Lecture 2 of 3. UCLA Department of Neuroscience and Department of Psychology undergraduate lecture on Bioinformatics (part 2 of 3) by Dr. William Grisham, Ph.D., on 2009-02-02. Part of the Modular Digital Course in Undergraduate Neuroscience Education (MDCUNE) project: http://mdcune.psych.ucla.edu/
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Research Abstracts from the DOE Genome Contractor-Grantee Workshop IX
Research abstracts from a recent Department of Energy (DOE) genomics workshop are now available online. Researchers presented updates on DOE-funded genome research at this January 2002 workshop. Abstracts can be viewed within topical categories or by author name. Abstracts include title of the talk, author name, and contact information.
Ultrafast lasers and Archimedes - Scientists & Engineers on Sofas (and other furnishings)
By: nsf When it comes to ultrafast lasers, Margaret Murnane’s name is one of the best known for her work in this field of science. Since 1999, she has been a professor at the University of Colorado’s NSF-funded JILA Physics Frontier Center, where she and her husband Henry Kapteyn pioneer research in ultrafast x-ray science. Additionally, the two also own a small laser company. Margaret is credited with building one of the fastest lasers ever, operating in matters of merely femtoseconds. Afte
LQP Asks: Has someone close to you served in the military?
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In Step with the Pride of Arizona
What does it take to achieve excellence? According to Jay Rees, director of the Pride of Arizona Marching Band, it boils down to a willingness to make the sacrifices and do the hard work. Named one of the top five bands in the nation in 2009, the Pride of Arizona knows how to get it done, and they bring the fans to their feet every time. More at http://www.arizona.edu.
Virtual Maths Shapes, Space and Measure, Levelling Survey - Rugby pitch
Interactive simulation using a level to take measurements to calculate the volume of earth to be excavated to create a flat rugby pitch.
CBS Show Time Spanish – Lesson 31
It’s destination Colombia for lesson 31 as Mark is joined by Carolina from Bogotá. Carolina introduces Mark to the geography and traditions of Colombia, and Mark learns a few useful expresiones colombianas. In episodes 31-40 of Show Time Spanish, Mark will be joined by various speakers of Spanish from different parts of Latin Amer
Dick Lane remembers Dinah Washington. Program focuses on the music of Dinah Washington and the tradition of African American female musicians that she participated in. Host Hayes Burnett, a bass player, provides brief biographical information about Washington and interviews both Washington's husband Dick Lane and vocalist Mae Arnette (who was early in her career when Washington was at the height of hers). Both guests discuss what Washington was like, the origins of her music, the difficulties in
Roan Mountain Highlands
This Carolina Environmental Diversity Explorations "virtual field trip" explores the natural beauty and geological and ecological diversity of the Roan Mountain Highlands that straddle the border between North Carolina and Tennessee. The rocks of Roan Mountain are interesting because of their age, their mineralogy, and the evidence they provide about the geological processes that formed them. The plant communities are interesting because they are southern examples of communities usually found mu
Autumn Happy Hour at the Mad Hatter
Who says you can't mix business and pleasure? Young alumni in DC caught up with old friends while making new connections at the popular autumn happy hour at the Mad Hatter in DC on Oct. 6, 2011. This event was co-sponsored by the DC Young Alumni Committee. Filmed and edited by Victor Fink, Class of 2014
Provost Lloyd Minor on Gilman's Legacy
Provost Lloyd Minor speaks on "Gilman's Legacy: Ph.D. Education and the Making of the Modern University" at the Johns Hopkins University Conference on the Future of Ph.D. Education on October 25, 2011
We Are Harvard
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Wine Rules: Meat meets wine
Nov. 9 - Ray Isle, Executive Wine Editor at Food & Wine, overturns the traditional dinner table, pairing unconventional wines with red meat.
Galeries Lafayette rocks for Christmas
Nov. 9 - Paris department store Galeries Lafayette turns on its "rocking" Christmas displays. Tara Cleary reports.
Crosby and Nash join the "Occupy" movement
Nov. 9 - Two members of "Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young" perform a free concert for the Occupy Wall Street protesters. Alicia Powell reports.
White Fawn's Devotion
This is a very early silent film (1910) and possibly the first film produced by a Native American - writer and director James Young Deer. (11min)