Professional video of the birth of a premature elephant. Shows how an elephant tries to help her infant by moving it into the shade. Grades 9-12. 2:56 min.
Tempest Milky Way on Vimeo
Time lapse video of the Milky Way in different parts of the world set to techno music. Good for all ages!! (3:39)
The Presidents: Reagan
In 1988, after two terms in office, Ronald Reagan left the White House one of the most popular presidents of the twentieth century -- and one of the most controversial. A failed actor, Reagan became a passionate ideologue who preached a simple gospel of lower taxes, less government, and anti-communism. (04:10:37)
21L.463 Renaissance Literature (MIT)
The Renaissance has justly become both famous and notorious as an age of discovery, and its voyages took place in many realms. This semester, we will read several history making narratives of early modern travel: first-hand accounts of discovery, captivity, conquest, or cultural encounter. As Europeans came to acquire experience of unfamiliar places, literary texts of the period began to assimilate this experience by describing imagined voyages across real or fantastic landscapes. Finally, voyag
Plenary Session II: Information Technology
The IT plenary sessions will be a fireside chat between Mr. Narayana Murthy and Mr. Desh Deshpande. The discussion will highlight their thoughts on the role of technology in different sectors in India such as government, healthcare etc.. It will also explore their views on what is next after outsourcing. Finally, the audience will be able to hear first hand Mr. Murthy’s experiences in starting a successful global company. The session will end with a Q&A from the audience. September 23, 2011
Embedding enterprise in the curriculum
This presentation discusses the pioneering approach to the embedding of enterprise in the curriculum through people and pedagogy
In this clip farmer shows his compost pile. He gives information about what a compost pile is and how to make a simple low maintenance compost pile.
Orange Color Song - Jessica Ferrell
This song and slide show focuses on the color orange. The song is to the tune of "10 Little Indians" and shows the word orange and items that are orange.(:44)
Experimental studies and modeling of an information embedded power system
This thesis is concerned with the design and analysis of the Interconnected Power Systems Laboratory (IPSL), which will allow students to get experience on the realistic operation and control of power systems. Drexel University' Interconnected Power Systems Laboratory (IPSL), provides an interchangeable real-life, three-bus power system network and an Energy Management System interface to the system in order to provide control and data capturing. The designed EMS system utilizes client/server an
An Introduction to Exponents
Professor Edward Burger introduces exponents in this video from Thinkwell's online Algebra series. The video uses lecture format and a whiteboard to aid in the explanations. Run time 01:37.
Lily Pad Escape
In this video segment from Cyberchase, the CyberSquad is trying to escape from a desert island by crossing a large body of water. They find a special lily pad that was left for them by the Red Warrior. When the lily pad is put in water it doubles and the number of lily pads keeps on doubling. The CyberSquad tries to use this doubling effect to help them create a lily pad bridge to cross the water and escape. Run time 02:49.
How to Do Exponents
Solve math problems with exponents by taking exponent numbers with the same base and adding or subtracting the exponents. Jimmy Chang, the instructor in this video, has been teaching for a decade. (02:32)
Scholarships at work in St. Louis
Currently there are more than 3,500 students at Missouri State University who are from the St. Louis area. These students have chosen Missouri State to be their gateway to a great education.
How to Do Math In Your Head : Fast Multiplication Techniques
Learn mental math multiplication tricks Learn to multiply large numbers in your head. Uses benchmark numbers. Suggests practicing mental math to get better at it. Captions appear on the screen. (2:46)
Using The Five Themes Of Geography With Native Americans
This is a slide show that uses the five themes of Geography to learn about Native Americans. The educator gives the definition of Geography and goes through each of the five themes.(Video has no sound)
Learn French--Learn 10 Sentences, Part 1
Learn 10 simple French sentences. Each sentence is said by a native French speaker 3 times. When the head on the right side 'blinks', that is the time for the viewer to say the sentence aloud. Each sentence is accompanied by an appropriate image. The video would be better served if there was a English translation.
(Some of the simple sentence in English are: He sings. He cuts the meat. He runs. He doubted.)
Microbial populations achieve genetic diversity through horizontal gene transfer. Bacteria may transfer genes from one to another by conjugation, transformation, or transduction. Scientists often exploit these processes through recombinant DNA.
Chem 1B (Spring 2012): Basic properties of solutions and review problems
Spring Quarter 2012, Lecture 6 for Chem 1B: General Chemistry recorded on Thursday, April 19. Items covered: basic properties of solutions and some review problems. Guest lecture substituting for Professor Shaka.
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, DIY Clinometer template
Make your own clinometer - template and instructions
UVIC 2013: Endowment Panel moderated by Larry Kochard
Larry Kochard discusses the status of the Endowment Model, Inefficiencies in markets, partnering, valuation, diversification, public equities and long term focus with Ellen Shuman, Don Lindsey and Scott Malpass.