Back at the ISS
"Back at the ISS" is a rocking musical greeting to ESA Astronaut André Kuipers, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko and the entire crew of the International Space Station on the occasion of the docking of ESA's third Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV), Edoardo Amaldi, set for 28 March 2012. Video courtesy of the European Space Agency.
Eisenhower in War and Peace
The United States Information Service presents newsreel footage of General Dwight D. Eisenhower on the run up to D-Day and his success. Learn about all the people that honored Eisenhower and encouraged his run for the United States presidency. (8:57)
Phases et changement de phase (Vidéo)
IMPACT Speaker - Steven Labovitz
Steven Labovitz speaks to Georgia Tech students, faculty and staff as part of the IMPACT Speaker Series. In this talk, he discusses "The Critical Role of Public-Private Partnerships in Atlanta's Past, Present and Future." Mr. Labovitz is a partner at McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP. He specializes in legislative action, economic development, public finance and privatization and has extensive experience in formulating public/private partnerships.
Cormorant Feeding on Invertebrates Flushed out by Platypus
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Cormorant feeding on aquatic invertebrates flushed out by Platypus. The distinctive features that make the platypus so instantly recognizable are its duck-like bill, dense, waterproof fur, webbed feet, and broad, flattened tail. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (1:06)
How to Draw Faces | The Secret of Gripping Portraits
Do you want to learn how to draw engaging portraits? Darrel Tank introduces a new series of online demos that teach the unique techniques for achieving his renowned life-like portraits that grip and intrigue the viewer. (09:42)
Laugh along with these Orangutans as they play their games with word parts. The goal for this segment is word family -ing-. (0:33)
DMC TV: Lady Hot Shots Scholarship Donation
Members of the Lady Hot Shots club donated funds from a previous sporting clays scholarship shoot to establish the Marvin L. Berry Memorial Direct Scholarship at Del Mar College. The following segment was produced by DMC TV for broadcast on the College's educational channel (cable channel 19) in Corpus Christi, Texas.
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Técnicas Experimentales en Botánica
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La asignatura se imparte a estudiantes de primer curso del Grado de ingeniería civil. El objetivo de la asignatura es la aplicación de las leyes de Newton y los teoremas fundamentales de la mecánica a sistemas de sólidos rígidos en dos dimensiones, dedicando especial atención a la Estática y a los diversos métodos de analizar el equilibrio y estabilidad de sistemas de sólidos (la mitad del curso). La otra mitad se reparte entre cinemática y dinámica de sistemas de sólidos, incluyend
In today’s society, there are a number of problems that can be solved through the thinking way of design, or design thinking, from simple designs to large and complex social problems. The goals of this class are to learn the fundamentals of design thinking, as well as to propose solutions to actual problems in the real world. Students are first to learn the concept and methods of design thinking, and then to form groups and propose solutions through actual practices, including field study, re
Reproducibility: Gold or Fool's Gold in Digital Social Research?
Christine Borgman's Keynote talk from the OII Symposium "Social Science and Digital Research: Interdisciplinary Insights", March 2012. This is a Keynote talk from the Oxford Internet Institute's Symposium "Social Science and Digital Research: Interdisciplinary Insights", held in Oxford on 12 March 2012. Data sharing has become a core tenet of science policy in the UK, the US, and elsewhere. Among the rationales for sharing data is improving the ability to reproduce or to replicate research. Repr
New Worlds, New Perspectives: The UA Study Abroad Experience
Why do people choose to study abroad? While every University of Arizona student who has studied in another country has his or her own unique stories to tell, all come home with at least one thing in common: they've had a life-changing experience. Once you step across your borders and out of your comfort zone, you're never the same again.
Jonge helden : Leer zelf iets te doen voor plant en dier In dit lespakket gaat komt aan de orde het besef hoe met planten en dieren om te gaan door onderzoek te doen, door een plan te maken voor het behoud van plant en dier, door met elkaar van gedachten te wisselen. We vinden een plan van aanpak …
In dit lespakket gaat komt aan de orde het besef hoe met planten en dieren om te gaan door onderzoek te doen, door een plan te maken voor het behoud van plant en dier, door met elkaar van gedachten te wisselen. We vinden een plan van aanpak …
Question Bridge: Black Males Question Bridge: Black Males opens a window onto the complex and often unspoken dialogue among black men, creating an intimate and essentially genuine experience for viewers and subjects, while providing new opportunities for understanding and healing. This project brings the full spectrum of what it means to be “black” and “male” in America to the forefront. “Blackness” ceases to be a simple, monochromatic
Question Bridge: Black Males opens a window onto the complex and often unspoken dialogue among black men, creating an intimate and essentially genuine experience for viewers and subjects, while providing new opportunities for understanding and healing. This project brings the full spectrum of what it means to be “black” and “male” in America to the forefront. “Blackness” ceases to be a simple, monochromatic
Jesse Jackson: "We have to go to Selma" Speech
Jesse Jackson made it his life mission to end segregation. He was a leader and mentor to many groups and was a good friend to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In this video clip, Jackson talks about his speech stating that they needed to travel to Selma. (1:42)
John Robinson discusses Elon University Poll results (April 2, 2012)
John Robinson, director of communications for the Elon University Poll, discusses recent findings on attitudes toward same-sex marriage in North Carolina and toward opinions on whether employers should be allowed to decide whether to provide coverage for contraception to female employees.
Triple Geek: Using Scientific Inquiry as the Foundation for Teaching - Linda Boyd
The Institute for Evidence-Based Health Professions Education presents Triple Geek: Using Scientific Inquiry as the Foundation for Teaching by Linda Boyd, D.O, Associate Dean for Regional Campus Coordination, Professor of Family Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences University
2012 Relay for Life promo
Join the University of Mississippi in this year's Relay for Life event, and Celebrate, Remember and Fight Back for a great cause. Video by Mary Stanton.