The coldest, windiest place on Earth holds 60 percent of the fresh water on the planet. Recent expeditions to the Weddell Sea produced more than 700 new species, including giant carnivorous sponges. Produced by National Geographic. Run time 04:28.
ScienceCasts: Big Weather on Hot Jupiters
Astronomers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope are making weather maps of an exotic class of exo-planets called "hot Jupiters." What they're finding is wilder than anything we experience here in our own solar system. (04:11)
Lightning: Nature Strikes Back - 4/7
It is five times hotter than the sun and turns sand to glass in an instant. It can shoot 80 kilometres up above storm clouds. And it may even have provided the original spark that created life itself. This pacy, stylish documentary reveals the full power of lightning, why it is so dangerous, and what scientists are doing to protect us.
11/20/08: The Funeral Industry and Grave Choices
Americans are spending somewhere between 11 and 15 billion dollars a year on funerals. Of course, people want fitting memorials for their loved ones, but how much of what we spend is cultural and how much is reaction to marketing at our most
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating shear force at point of load
"The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy" (video)
A panel featuring John J. Mearsheimer of the University of Chicago and Stephen M. Walt of Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. "The Israel Lobby" was originally published in the London Review of Books in March 2006. It provoked both howls of outrage and cheers of gratitude for challenging what had
Graduate Skills is one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to introduce you to the concept of graduate job skills and enterprise, looking at which career path you decides to follow. It’s not j
Calendar of State Papers Domestic: Charles I, 1635-6
This volume is concentrated on the period January to June 1636, but includes undated and miscellaneous papers from the previous year.
Rare Stradivari viola is expected to shatter world record
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Lifestyle News: http://smarturl.it/LifestyleNews You are listening to the sound of perhaps one of the finest musical instruments ever made. This viola was crafted by the legendary Italian artisan Antonio Stradivari in 1719, and is the first to be Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial,
CVs and Letters to Employers
CV’s and Letters to Employers is one of several Futures workbooks which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio.
Economic Update on WBAI Jan 21st, 2012
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Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of a semi cylinder template
Diagram and template for using a semi-cylinder to calculate area
Producci?n colaborativa de material de ense?anza-aprendizaje de Gr?fica Digital con aportes multidis
For a contribution to problem solving processes at different areas, this paper presents the use of Digital Graphics as a knowledge object for a distance teaching/learning workshop. At the Learning Management System, different theoretical subjects with supporting tools were proposed, and exercises requiring collaborative work. An specific didactic situation using available technologies at Internet for 3D modelling, combined with satellite images and geographic information program was proposed. Th
Piano Lesson - How to Play the D major scale (left hand)
2.5 minute video of overhead view of pianist playing D major scale in the left hand. He describes the correct fingering and notes for D major. Good for beginners.
Scott Wallace, Principal at Health Value Advisors
Scott Wallace, Principal at Health Value Advisors and Visiting Professor at Darden, addresses the 2010 Darden Healthcare Club Conference entitled "Innovations and Emerging Trends in Healthcare."
A Colloquium on the Career of Brendan T. Byrne (Part 2)
Please find part 3 of this video at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sqOYZ-W05YU This event is a part of the Eagleton Institute for Politics's Program on the Governor. For more information please visit their website: http://governors.rutgers.edu/
OSU Trivia Game Question 5b
This is one part of the Oregon State University Trivia Game. To play along you just have to click the answer you think is correct. You have two minutes and thirty seconds to answer each question. Click here to start the game over http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-2X_DDS9AI
Introduction to Adjectives
A kindergarten introduction to adjectives with Mrs. Green! The video shows images on an interactive white board while the teacher, Mrs. Green, explains what an adnective is. Run time 01:24.
How the Native Americans Started to Disappear
This video is about the pilgrims traveling to the country of the native Americans and how many Indian tribes disappeared or were killed by various means.
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