Tale Of Two Tongues
Tongues are important, biologists say. Two recent studies explore tongue design and function--how they are used for lapping by dogs and for nectar retrieval by hummingbirds. Margaret Rubega, of the University of Connecticut, explains how hummingbird tongues, without any muscle, grab liquid. A. W. Crompton and Catherine Musinsky, of Harvard University, and Crompton's dog Matilda, demonstrate how dogs get water in their mouths by flattening the tongue into a plate and how the liquid travels throug
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, bending moment uniformly distributed load
Interactive simulation demonstrating bending moment of uniformly distributed load
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Teaching Children to Write : How to Write a Cinquain
Write a cinquain by forming a five line stanza that is specifically defined by what each line contains. Learn to write a cinquain with tips from a writing instructor in this video on writing.
Retrial in Florence finds Knox, Sollecito guilty of murder
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe A Florence court upholds guilty verdicts for U.S. student Amanda Knox and her former Italian boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito on charges of murdering British student Meredith Kercher. Nathan Frandino reports. 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, financ
Michael Meredith and Hilary Sample, MOS : "Building Software Building Objects Building Video Buildin
October 9, 2014. The first thing to know about MOS is that we are a collective of architects, thinkers, and state-of-the-art designers. Principals Michael Meredith and Hilary Sample teach at Princeton University and Columbia University while running the design practice. The work of MOS bridges the forward thinking research of academia with the real world constraints of practice. MOS has received numerous awards, including the Academy Award for Architecture from the American Academy of Arts and
24.973 Advanced Semantics (MIT)
This course is the second of the three parts of our graduate introduction to semantics. The others are 24.970 Introduction to Semantics and 24.954 Pragmatics in Linguistic Theory. Like the other courses, this one is not meant as an overview of the field and its current developments. Our aim is to help you to develop the ability for semantic analysis, and we think that exploring a few topics in detail together with hands-on practical work is more effective than offering a bird's-eye view of every
Division for Second and Third Grades
DIVISION FLASH CARDS.: This is a child-narrated, eleven-minute video of division facts. The narrator pauses so the viewer can think of the answer. The dividends are not higher than 20. (11:10)
Unintended Consequences of the New Financial Regulations [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Jon Danielsson, Professor Charles Goodhart, Matt King | The first public event of the ESRC Systemic Risk Centre at LSE will debate whether the post crisis reforms of financial regulations will be effective in protecting us from financial excesses, or may perversely destabilise the financial system. The panel of experts will debate the topic and take questions from the audience. Jon Danielsson is the director of the Systemic Risk Centre at LSE. His research interests include financ
Projectile Motion (Part 6)
How fast was the ball that you threw upwards? More on the ball throwing game. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his easy, conservsational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.'
Projectile Motion (Part 9)
Another example of projectile motion. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his easy, conservsational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' run time: 8:21
Projectile Motion (Part 10)
More examples of projectile motion. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his easy, conservsational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Run time: 10:07
A History Of Scotland - Episode 1 - The Last Of The Free (6/6)
A well-photographed history of Scotland. This BBC documentary is suitable for middle school and high school students.
SAT Prep: Test 4, Section 2, Part 2
Students, improve your math SAT score! The instructor uses an electronic chalkboard to model problems. This video is appropriate for high school students. Uses a textbook (the official SAT study guide) commonly found in bookstores, but it is not absolutely necessary as the narrator does all work on the screen.
Discovery Channel - Solar Storm - Part 5
This video is a combination of documentary and speculation concerning severe solar storrms. Suitable for high school students.
El objetivo general de esta asignatura es adquirir conocimientos generales sobre sanidad animal, conocer la etiología, manifestaciones clínicas, tratamiento y control de las principales enfermedades que afectan a los animales de renta, el comportamiento de los procesos patológicos en las poblaciones animales y su influencia en las producciones, en la salud humana, la generación de residuos y bienestar animal, aplicar los conocimientos en el diseño o reforma de explotaciones ganaderas y en l
Turn of the Earth
This video demonstrates an experiment that proves the Earth is rotating on its axis. This is demonstrated by building a Foucault Pendulum. The video describes how to build the pendulum and how it works. (7:30)
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz2
Interactive quiz explaining requiring the student to calculate the time required to carry out excavation work (see also quiz 1 and video).
Literary Festival 2014: Poetry Reading [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Fiona Sampson | Fiona Sampson has published more than twenty-five books of poetry, criticism and philosophy of language, and received the Newdigate Prize, a Cholmondeley Award and Writer’s Awards from the Arts Councils of England and of Wales as well as prizes in Macedonia and the US. She has twice been shortlisted for both the T.S. Eliot and Forward Prizes. Published in more than thirty languages, she is the editor of Poem and professor of poetry at the University of Roe
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Rearranging Formulae
Interactive simulation, rearranging formulae (letters and numbers)