Japan rolls out the welcome mat for Gaga
June 23 - Lady Gaga arrives in Japan for a charity concert to support earthquake and tsunami victims. Alicia Powell reports.
India, Pakistan discuss Kashmir peace
June 23 - India and Pakistan begin foreign secretary-level talks aimed at nudging forward a stalled peace process between the two nuclear-armed rivals. Travis Brecher reports.
Kayak the Cuyahoga: Crooked River Adventures
Crooked River Adventures offers trips along the Cuyahoga River to three destinations, all with easy-to-navigate routes and beautiful views.
Root Systems of Trees at the Congaree Swamp
Learn about root systems of trees in the Congaree Swamp National Park in this video segment from NatureScene.
In this What's Up In The Environment? video segment, learn how a contaminated plot of land in Philadelphia was recycled into a beautiful public park called Liberty Lands.
Students learn about wind energy by making a pinwheel to model a wind turbine. Just like engineers, they decide where and how their turbine works best by testing it in different areas of the playground.
The Value of an Education
This module will focus on the value of an education. Students will be asked the following questions: "Does equal education guarantee equal earnings? If not, why? Besides education, what else affects one's earnings?" In a search for an answer to these question, students will consider such factors as race, gender, and age in terms of the role they play in the determination of earnings.
Habsburg heart laid to rest
July 18 - The heart of the eldest son of the last Austrian emperor is laid to rest. Marie-Claire Fennessy reports
The Internet in Society: Empowering or Censoring Citizens?
Does the internet actually inhibit, not encourage democracy? In this new RSA Animate adapted from a talk given in 2009, Evgeny Morozov presents an alternative take on 'cyber-utopianism' - the seductive idea that the internet plays a largely emancipatory role in global politics. (10:59)
Exposing some idealistic myths about freedom and technology (during Iran's 'twitter revolution' fewer than 20,000 Twitter users actually took part), Evgeny argues for some realism about the act
science experiment with acetic acid and sodium bicarbonate
Science experiment with acetic acid and sodium bicarbonate (baking soda and vinegar) giving off carbon dioxide among other things
Shovel-nosed snake hatching out of an egg
The snake embryo has matured within the "egg" coat and a young snake hatches. Think of this as a young plant sprouting out of a seed coat.
Lumbriculus blood vessels and blood flow in several segments
Blood flow in individual body segments of Lumbriculus variegates - note how each body segments contracts to move the blood toward the anterior end of the worm.
Lesgeven met Digitale Borden Waarom kiezen voor een digitaal bord? Onderzoeksresultaten. Alles op een rijtje gezet door de Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg. De digitale lessen (bordlessen) die je in deze website kan opzoeken en downloaden, worden door het departement Education …
Waarom kiezen voor een digitaal bord? Onderzoeksresultaten. Alles op een rijtje gezet door de Provinciale Hogeschool Limburg. De digitale lessen (bordlessen) die je in deze website kan opzoeken en downloaden, worden door het departement Education …
Ethical Issues in Public Policy
Prof. Derek Burke : Course
How Does Parliament Handle the Ethical Issues Raised by Scientific Advances?
Rt Hon John Gummer : Course
Models for Relating Science and Religion
Prof. Mikael Stenmark : Course
The Fallacy of Scientism as a Worldview
Prof. Mikael Stenmark : Course
Gay Liberation Now: global movements and transformations [Audio]
Speaker(s): Sonia Corrêa | Since the late 1970s, Sonia Corrêa has been involved in research and advocacy activities related to gender equality, health and sexuality. She is the founder of various non-governmental initiatives in Brazil. Between 1992 and 2009 she has been the research coordinator for sexual and reproductive health and rights at DAWN – Development Alternatives with Women for a new Era – a Southern Hemisphere feminist network. In that capacity, she closely followed United Na
American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM)
The American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) aims to encourage education, training, and research in laboratory animal medicine; to establish standards of training and experience for veterinarians professionally involved with the care and health of laboratory animals; and to recognize qualified persons in laboratory animal medicine by certification examination and other means. The ACLAM website provides information on education and training activities, access to key publications