Fascism and Mussolini
Khan discusses the origin of the word 'fascism' during this eight-minute video.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain - Preface
Preface. Classic Literature Video Book with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by John Greenman. (01:19)
This video shows what an ant lion is and shows it in action. Professional video from National Geographic includes narration and close-up footage. Run time 02:19.
Thunderbird Regional Night Mar 2014
Common French Phrases for the Months of the Year
Learn common French phrases for the months of the year. Stephanie Hourie Morrow is a native French speaker and has been giving language lessons for 10 years. Each phrase is pronounced in English and French while the French phrase appears on the screen. For beginning to intermediate learners. Good sound quality.
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)
Maroon Minute: Dr.Etta Madden
Raising the profile of forgotten female authors is a passion for Dr. Etta Madden, professor of English at Missouri State University. Her research on one such author -- Anne Hampton Brewster -- was recognized with two prestigious research fellowships. Madden was one of 16 accepted applicants to participate in the National Endowment for the Humanities' Summer Seminar on Italy in the Age of the Risorgimento held at the American Academy in Rome. She also received a short-term research fellowship
Deriving the Range Equation of Projectile Motion
Learn how to derive the Range of Projectile. The Horizontal Range of a Projectile is defined as the horizontal displacement of a projectile when the displacement of the projectile in the y-direction is zero.
0:12 Defining Range
0:32 Resolving the initial velocity in to it’s components
1:49 Listing our known values
2:49 Solving for range in terms of change in time
3:30 Solving for the change in time in the y-direciton
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.
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)
Why Middle Managers May Be the Most Important People in Your Company
Wharton management professor Ethan Mollick has a message for knowledge-based companies: Pay closer attention to your middle managers because they may have a greater impact on company performance than almost any other part of the organization. Mollick's research, based on an in-depth analysis of the computer game industry, is presented in a new paper titled, "People and Process: Suits and Innovators: Individuals and Firm Performance."Author(s):
Today’s initiatives and problems (audio) INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM : PIONEERING ETHICAL CAPITALISM MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25TH, 2013 There is more than one way to do capitalism. In Japan, in the second half of the 19th century, a major business leader, Shibusawa Eiichi, expressed the view that business enterprise could and should simultaneously accomplish profits and enhance public welfare. The ...
INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM : PIONEERING ETHICAL CAPITALISM
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25TH, 2013
There is more than one way to do capitalism. In Japan, in the second half of the 19th century, a major business leader, Shibusawa Eiichi, expressed the view that business enterprise could and should simultaneously accomplish profits and enhance public welfare. The ...
Male Giant Panda Bear Dust Bathing
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a male Giant Panda dust bathing. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
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)
India and Tiffin Boxes: A Sophisticated Logistic System
Although Mumbai -- India's most crowded city -- seems disorganized and chaotic, it is home to one of the world's most efficient distribution
networks using a number of delivery means. The lunches are placed in containers called tiffin boxes. The video is compelling and shows how these largely illiterate delivery people have created a most sophisticated system.
The New Formula for Creating a Billion-Dollar Firm
Companies with a software ecosystem for their hardware to live in will be the next winners in the technology sector.
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.