Discover Psychology - Dr. Daniel Krupp
"A very extended family: kin recognition and human affairs" Fri Sept 23, 2011 Gilmour Hall, McMaster University Kinship plays a fundamental role in our daily affairs, as it does in the affairs of many other critters. Yet, there is an embarrassing dearth of psychological research into the effects of kinship on human behaviour and decision-making. Drawing from work on other organisms (animals, plants, amoebae, and bacteria), I will explain why kinship is special, how we come to recognize our kin
Prostate Cancer - Radiation Therapy (Spanish)
This patient education program explains the benefits and risks of radiation therapy for the treatment of prostate cancer. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
RADIANCE, by Alyson Noel
Hopi Glass Blowing
Join Ramson Lomatewama as he describes the spiritual connection to the new art of glass blowing and the traditional art of Kachina Dolls. (2:54)
Authors@Google: Doris Buffett
On Monday October 17th, Doris Buffett visited Google NY to discuss the Learning By Giving Foundation and her book- "Giving It All Away: The Dorris Buffet Story." Doris is famous for saying she hopes that the last check she ever writes bounces due to insufficient funds. About Learning By Giving: The goal of the Learning by Giving program is to support and promote the study of philanthropy at the undergraduate level nationwide in order to prepare, empower and inspire young adults to become effe
Working in the heat
You read the text 'Working in the heat' and answer some questions about it.
Jepson Leader-in-Residence Major General Gina Farrisee
Maj. Gen. Gina Farrisee, commander of the U.S. Army Human Resources Command at Ft. Knox, Ky., discusses "Leadership in a Life of Service." A 1978 graduate of the University, Farrisee has a distinguished career that spans more than 30 years and includes a number of military honors. Her appearance is part of the Jepson School's Leader-in-Residence program for 2011-2012. September 26, 2011
This patient education program explains depression, the symptoms, causes and available treatment options. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Cerebellar Degeneration - Coordination Exam - Lower Extremities Sub-exam - Patient 3
This 42-year-old man complains of poor balance and frequent falls for 6 years. Imbalance has been progressive; he cannot ambulate independently at present. He experiences tremors and weakness. Imbalance has been progressive and he now cannot ambulate independently. He is in good general health except for heavy alcohol use. For the last 10 years, he has consumed a quart of vodka and 5 beers daily. On awakening, he feels "shaky" and calms himself with a morning drink. He has not had blackouts or
Beijing History Lesson: VC2
The Chinese government has slowly been overhauling Beijing to erase any memory of the cities past is the subject of this 3:44 long video. It tells of some of the old culture and how the modern era has impacted it. A good luck into the ancient culture are shown in a visit to a small museum.
UMMC Physician Profile: Joshua Abzug, M.D.
This three-minute video introduces viewers to Dr. Joshua Abzug, an assistant professor of orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Some of Dr. Abzug's special interests include pediatric orthopaedics and the pediatric upper extremity. Watch this video to learn more about his practice at UMMC. Related LInks: Department of Orthopaedics http://www.umm.edu/orthopaedic/index.htm Pediatric Orthopaedics Program http://www.umm.edu/orthopaedic/pedortho.htm Hand and Upper Extrem
Civil-Military Relations: Professional Foundations for Senior Leaders
Dr. Marybeth Ulrich presents Civil-Military Relations: Professional Foundations for Senior Leaders as a noon-time lecture at the Army War College Oct. 25, 2011.
Shell, Statoil profits soar on higher oil
Oct. 27 - Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Norway's Statoil reported big jumps in profits on Thursday, driven mainly by higher oil and gas prices with help from increased production. Hayley Platt reports.
Prosecution: Murray a direct cause of Jackson's death
Nov. 3 - Conrad Murray "directly caused the death of Michael Jackson" and left the pop singer's three children without a father, prosecutors told a Los Angeles jury. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Proof - Opposite Angles of Parallelogram Congruent - Khan Academy
In this four-minute video clip. Sal Khan, of Khan Academy, shows that opposite angles of a parallelogram are congruent.( 04:08)
Understanding the History of Halloween : Colcannon Predictions in Halloween History
Colcannon has its role in Halloween history, get expert tips and advice on the history of Halloween in this free video.
Expert: Ginny Larson
Bio: Ginny Larson has been creating fun, inexpensive crafts for her own pleasure for the past thirty years. She loves being creative and making charming pieces from ordinary things.
Filmmaker: Terry Larson
The '43 Group and Battling Anti-Semitic Groups in Britian
This 15 minute video has interviews The 43 Group was an English anti-fascist group set up by Jewish ex-servicemen in the immediate wake of World War II when, on their return to London, they encountered British fascist organisations. The activities of these fascist groups included antisemitic speeches in public places, inciting racial hatred, and from the rank-and-file fascists, violent attacks on London Jews and Jewish property. The 43 Group worked to try and stop this hatred. A good video to sh
Parag Khanna on 'How to Run the World'
Parag Khanna is a leading geo-strategist, world traveler and author of the international bestseller, The Second World: Empires and Influence in the New Global Order. Stephen J. Kobrin, Wharton management professor and publisher of Wharton Digital Press, recently spoke with Khanna about his latest book, How to Run the World: Charting a Course to the Next Renaissance.