Fall of Great Empires: Storm Over Persia
2,500 years ago Persia was a great empire; regarded as the forerunner of the Roman Empire. However in spite of its size and strength it had an adversary that would seal its doom. Persia’s nemesis was a smaller empire – Macedonia; ruled by Alexander The Great.
This documentary shows how the failure of one king can lead to the downfall of a whole empire and how Alexander could manage to win against his superior enemy – The Persians.
NuSTAR to Hunt for Black Holes
Scientists explain how NASA's newest mission of exploration will gather important data about one of the Universe's most interesting and perplexing phenomena. (35:44)
Franklin Roosevelt Praises the Boy Scouts
In 1941, on the 31st anniversary of the incorporation of the Boy Scouts of America, President Roosevelt addresses the organization. (1:28)
Duccio, The Virgin and Child, c. 1315
Duccio di Buoninsegna, The Virgin and Child with Saints Dominic and Aurea, c. 1315, tempera on wood, 42.5 x 34.5 cm (National Gallery, London). (3:43)
Air Pollution with Tim and Moby
See how smog and acid rain are formed in this animated BrainPOP movie. A quiz is also provided in this link. (approximate time 2:00)
When galaxies collide!
New Hubble observations indicate that our galaxy, the Milky Way, will physically collide and merge with the Andromeda galaxy... in about 4 billion years. This simulation shows how we think this event will unfold, taking about 2 billion years for the two to merge. Moreinfo: http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/badastronomy/2012/05/31/hold-on-tight-in-4-billion-years-were-due-for-a-galactic-collision/ Credit: NASA, ESA, T. Hallas, and A. Mellinger
Japanese Popular Culture, Spring 2003
This course examines Japanese popular culture as a way of understanding the changing character of media, capitalism, fan communities and culture. Topics include manga (comic books), hip-hop and other popular music in Japan, anime (Japanese animated films) and feature films, sports (sumo, soccer, baseball), and online communication. Emphasis will be on contemporary popular culture and theories of gender, sexuality, race, and the workings of power in global culture industries.
Time-Lapse of Dickinson's Commencement 2012
Dickinson Magazine Exclusive: A Time-Lapse Look at Commencement Day Unfolding May 20, 2012 http://www.dickinson.edu/
Space Scientists Study Hibernation in Animals
This is a short video about how space scientists are pursuing the idea of hibernating through year long travels through space. They are looking to animal hibernation for answers. (01:55)
Foxes Jumping on my Trampoline
This is a fun video of two wild foxes jumping on a trampoline!! This would be a fun aside while studying the Common Core Test Exemplar poem "The Fox's Foray" (01:00)
How ice cream is made
This is a great educational video on how ice-cream is made. It takes us from the fields were the cows graze to the factory where the ice cream is boxed up and sent out to shops. (05:02)
How To Make Pumpkin Pie (from scratch)
This is an excellent instructional video on how to make a pumpkin pie. It features ingredient and tools lists on the screen as well as isolated screen shots of each step. (06:57)
Convective Heat and Mass Transfer
This 32-minute lecture is for advanced students his course and assumes that the students an understanding of
Engineering Mathematics, Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer and Fluid
Mechanics and are familiar with the use of experimentally derived
CORRELATIONS for estimating heat/mass transfer coefficient in a variety
of flow situations. The purpose of this course is to justify the basis
and the form of these correlations on the basis of fundamental transport
What is a virus? (Lecture 1)
This 1:07 long video is an introduction into the basic thesis that all viruses adopt a common strategy and this video helps explain them using them using a lecture format. It is for advanced students and provides students with an understanding of how university classes are offered as well as an explanation of what a virus is and how it survives.
Music Video for Get the Math
2:03 This animated video features music by DobleFlo, the hip-hop duo that appears in Get the Math.
Math in Videogames
4:17 Introduction Julia Detar, a videogame designer who creates online games for the company Arkadium, describes how she got involved in the gaming world, gives an introduction to the math in computer programming languages, and presents a videogame-related math challenge.
MUSC Children's After Hours Care
MUSC Children's Hospitals is pleased to bring pediatric expertise to the North Area through our After Hours Care. We know life is busy and providing extra resources to care for your children will be helpful to you and your family. We care for newborns to teenagers 17 years of age, at times when your doctor's office may be closed. Some of the wonderful benefits of receiving care at the After Hours Care is pediatric-trained staff, shorter wait times than an average ER visit, open evenings, weekend
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