Mysteries of Deep Space: Search for Alien Worlds
The modern search for extra-solar planets. Is there an answer for the age-old question: Is anyone out there? For older middle school and high school students. Run time 21:41.
Politics in 2011
The second in our two-part series on the year ahead examines China's rise, America's gridlock, social unrest and the fun of 2011
Curriki Video Tutorial 5: Adding a Learning Resource
A video tutorial that demonstrates how to add learning resources on Curriki. Run time 06:58.
Curriki Video Tutorial 1: Welcome & Introduction to Curriki
A video tutorial that gives an overview of what Curriki has to offer you and how you can use it. Run time 03:35.
Curriki Video Tutorial 2: How to Use My Curriki
A video tutorial that demonstrates how to use My Curriki. Run time 07:09.
Curriki Video Tutorial 8: Curriki Groups
A video tutorial that demonstrates how to create and use groups on Curriki. Run time 08:10.
Answer: How do you keep motivated?
Both 2010 Nobel Laureates in Physics and 2010 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Ei-ichi Negishi, answer the question, "how do you keep motivated with your research?"
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten - 28.12.2010
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. TEHERAN: Die iranischen Behörden haben Hoffnungen auf eine baldige Freilassung zweier deutscher Journalisten gedämpft. Das Außenministerium in Teheran bestätigte, dass sich die beiden mit ihren Angehörigen in der Provinzhauptstadt Täbris im Nordwesten des Landes getroffen hätten. Die Zusammenkunft sei aber n
Discovery Channel-Planet Earth-Ice World-Polar Bears
This video shows a mother bear and her cubs coming out of hibernation. The mother must find food before her milk runs out. She is in the process of teaching her cubs survival skills. It also touches on how as the Earth warms there is less ice for polar bears to stand on to hunt for seals (Running Time 3:01)
Discovery Channel-Planet Earth-Amazon Tree Frogs
This video shows the glider tree frog of the Amazon and its mating rituals. Great illustrations and commentary but not appropriate for younger audiences (running time: 3:01). Excellent photography.
Leadercast: Patrick Kron, CEO of Alstom
In what has been called one of the more successful corporate turnarounds of all time, Patrick Kron, Chairman and CEO of Alstom reveals how he managed to deliver the previously-troubled company from a commercial crisis.
A Renegade History of the United States [Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "A Renegade History of the United States"] I admit it: I was looking forward to the release of Thaddeus Russell's new book, A Renegad
[Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "A Renegade History of the United States"]
I admit it: I was looking forward to the release of Thaddeus Russell's new book, A Renegad
Learn Principles of Economics at the Online Mises Academy I am pleased to announce that at the end of January we will begin another session of my Mises Academy online class, the Principles of Economics. If you missed the inaugural session back in the fall, now is your chance to see fo
I am pleased to announce that at the end of January we will begin another session of my Mises Academy online class, the Principles of Economics. If you missed the inaugural session back in the fall, now is your chance to see fo
The Changing American Society
In the decades leading to the twenty-first century, American society underwent many changes that affected the way people lived and changed the face of America. Congress passed the Immigration Act in 1965 that removed restrictions based on natural origin, resulting in an increase in the number of immigrants coming to America. During the last two decades of the century nearly one million new immigrants entered the country every year. While the immigrants who had come to America in the 1800s and ea
Different Functions of Money
Different Functions of Money. Part of the series: Finance & Investment Tips. Money can be used for basic necessities like food, clothing and shelter, with discretionary income being used for investment or recreation. Learn more about the different uses of money.
Indus Valley Civilization
An ainimated feature that shows what life might have been like during this time period. No narration and so the teacher must provide insights into what the video is showing.
ISS Update - Jan. 3, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Jan. 3, 2011.
Inside the Collections: Paleontology and the Big Bone Room
Paleontology Collections Manager Carl Mehling gives us a behind-the-scenes tour of the Big Bone Room, which houses some of the largest items in the Paleontology collection. Its holdings include one of the largest complete limb bones in the world: the 650-pound thigh bone of the long-necked, plant-eating dinosaur Camarasaurus. Visitors will be able to see this spectacular specimen in the upcoming major exhibition The World's Largest Dinosaurs (April 16, 2011-January 2, 2012), which explores the