Bulbs and Roots: Radishes
Radishes have roots. These roots help the radishes absorb nutrients and water from the soil. The radish and root are buried underneath the soil. The green leaves are above soil to gather sunlight for the plant.
Basic facts about presidential caucuses in Iowa
This 1:38 video explains how the Iowa caucus system works for both parties. It has an excellent question and answer section as well. You need to stop the video after the story is done as other news follows that is not related to the issue.
Famous Irish Scientists - Quiz
A general knowledge quiz about famous Irish scientists
Early Movements in Science: Atoms
Early efforts made by scientists in India yielded atomic theories. These theories explained that everything in the world is made of atoms.
Hurricane Keith from TRMM: October 2, 2000
3-D view of Hurricane Keith off Honduras from the TRMM satellite. Isosurfaces are generated from TRMM PR and TMI data. Cloud height is generated from the TRMM IR data. Rain rate isosurfaces are 1 inch-hr (green) and 2 inches-hr (red).
Many red worms
Red worms live in soil. They eat decaying plant matter and move using the segments in their bodies.
Helpful Hints for Field Sketching
This online article, from Biodiversity Counts, offers insight into the task of field sketching. After discussing the difference between seeing and observing, the article offers tips designed to help make students better at observational rendering. The six hints discussed are proportions, perspective, volume, simplifying, practicing a lot, and having fun.
Summary and Collaboration Contest results Knight Foundation's Michael Maness emcees an audience discussion about the 2011 MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference, and we announce the winners of the conference's collaboration contest, where attendees can work together to win small pots of funding for civic media projects pitched at the conference. This year's collaboration contest-winning projects include:
Knight Foundation's Michael Maness emcees an audience discussion about the 2011 MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference, and we announce the winners of the conference's collaboration contest, where attendees can work together to win small pots of funding for civic media projects pitched at the conference. This year's collaboration contest-winning projects include:
Jacquin Niles, Professor of Biological Engineering, with a main focus on Malaria research presents his work. Malaria, an asexual parasite infecting disease usually transferred by insects and animals, contributes a high mortality rate in Africa and South Asia especially within children. Based on this disease, Niles work gives precedence to finding out how Malaria works using RNA aptamers, equalized heme, and cellular networks.
Global Surface Reflectance (MODIS)
Global Surface Reflectance (MODIS), the first composite of the MODIS dataset.
Active Matter, III
By: icamvid Active Matter, III by M. Cristina Marchetti, Syracuse University
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz1
Interactive simulaton explaining how to calculate cubic capacity of a truck for carrying excavated materials
Farmer's Agribusiness Training Course: Module 5 - Agribusiness Management for Farmer Organisations.
This Farmers' Agribusiness training course has been developed to help both farmers and farmer organisations. Its intention is to provide access to provide access to additional skills and knowledge that will allow farmers to move from a 'farm' to a 'firm'. This lesson provides guidance of how to transform a farm into a firm. Hindering and enabling factors are expected to be explored in the lesson and strategies for overcoming challenges and seizing opportunities.
Social Factors in Health and Disease Fall 2007
Social Factors in Health and Disease (Guest: L. Syme). From Public Health 250A: Epidemiologic Methods I - Fall 2007. Principles and methods of epidemiology: study design, selection, and definition of cases and controls; sampling, data collection, analysis, and inference. Discussion session provides an opportunity to apply methods to problem sets and to discuss issues presented in lectures.
Gotta Keep Reading Video by Ocoee Middle School-Motivate Students to READ!!
Ocoee Middle School produced a video called Gotta Keep Reading to the tune of the Black Eyed Peas song. What a wonderful way to unite a school and to promote literacy. This is a great resource to help motivate students to open a book. (5:08)
Snow Covers the Southeastern United States - January 4, 2002
Activity all across the southeastern United States is disrupted by a heavy snowstorm.
Thousands rally to support Saleh
July 15 - Thousands of women rally in Yemeni capital to support health of recovering president. Julie Noce reports.