The Importance of Doing Nothing
By giving the brain ‘downtime’ we can improve mental health and allow ideas to incubate.
American Troops React To Obama Election
"CBS News:" Troops based just south of Baghdad react to the election of Sen. Barack Obama, saying they will support him as president.
Barack Obama Campaigns for Health Care Reform: Newport News, Virginia
Barack Obama spoke about changing health care in America in Newport News, Virginia on October 4, 2008.
IPL: Michael Albert "How to shuffle badly"
Professor Michael Albert explains complex permutation work in terms of card shuffles, good and bad. He demonstrates these kinds of good or bad shuffles, explaining how these deliver good or bad randomisation of a deck of cards. This is Professor Albert's inaugural professorial lecture, delivered on the 16th of April 2013.
Indonesia's presidential election kicks off
Indonesia's two presidential candidates promise to run a clean campaign in the run up to the July 9th election. Sarah Toms reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, R
Diego Velázquez - El príncipe Baltasar Carlos de caza
Descripción escrita por Arte Historia.
El príncipe Baltasar Carlos era la esperanza de la monarquía hispánica ya que, a priori, parecía libre de enfermedades congénitas y de taras psicológicas. Pero el joven príncipe fallecería, de forma repentina, cuando contaba con 17 años de edad, víctima de la viruela. Este precioso retrato, en el que le vemos vestido de cazador acompañado por sus perro
Helper T Cells
Introduction to helper T cells and their role in activating B cells. The instructor uses computer software for demonstration. The screen is dark with small writing, so the viewer may want to open the screen to 'full screen'. The instructor is clear and easy to understand.
Writing Challenge App for iOS
'With Writing Challenge you will enjoy a game with creative prompts to spark your inspiration and master free writing. Forget about the fear to blank page. Your writing won't stop. HOW DOES IT WORK? It's easy. You just have to press "start" and the app gives you the first prompt to start writing your story. Choose the one that you most like and fire up your writing. Then, every minute (or the time you choose in the app settings) the app will give you a new prompt for you to add new ide
De Carle Lecture 2013: Maya Archaeology Lecture Series, Discovering the Maya: The First Explorers
Professor Norman Hammond, Professor Emeritus of Archaeology at Boston University delivers the second lecture in the Maya Archaeology series. Professor Hammond is also an Associate in Maya Archaeology at the Peabody Museum, Harvard University and a Senior Fellow at Cambridge University. 18 September 2013
Animals and Their Habitats
This video is useful for teaching young students about how animals survive in their habitats.
New Orleans is famous for the Mardi Gras celebration held there. Learn how this colorful festival got started. Mardi Gras literally means fat Tuesday. This festival is known for parades, purple, green, and gold.There is historical background for Mardi Gras as well. (02:54)
Didactic Design: light and optics for preschool level
Since 2003, we have been developing a pedagogic proposal and didactic material for teaching Light and Optics to kindergarden children that enhances the construction of the first scientific thinking schemes. The design (industrial and graphic) applied to this project has generated an educational product composed of 44 objects. These materials allow teaching concepts such as: combination of colors, light indispensable to see, formation of shadows and images are not objects. These have been develop
Geography Tutor: Map Skills
This video clip covers map directions, distances, scale, plotting latitude and longitude, common map symbols and features and more. The color variations of the map are also discussed. (02:30)
Egyptians celebrate Sisi win, EU questions media bias
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe May 29 - Supporters of Abdel Fattah al-Sisi celebrate provisional election results showing his likely win. Observers say election was free, not necessarily fair. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics
Basic Dribbling Skills and Games
A short video that shows how to dribble a basketball and some basic drills. Rules and ideas for a game that they call Rug Rats are given. Good for beginners as well as regular gym classes.
Diego Velázquez - El bufón Don Juan de Austria
Este retrato también estaba inventariado en el Palacio del Buen Retiro en 1701, formando pareja con el de Cristobal de Castañeda y Pernia, fechándose ambos hacia 1636. Sin duda no estamos ante la figura del hijo natural de Felipe II, sino ante un bufón que interpretaba el papel del héroe de la batalla de Lepanto. (2:33)
ALPS Competency in Practice Assessment (CIPA) Tool
One of the key aims of ALPS is to improve the assessment of competence in practice across 16 professions, increasing the confidence of new graduates and their employers. The CIPA tool has been developed to establish measures of new graduate confidence in their ability across a number of areas of professional competence. Initially it is being piloted as a self-rating tool with new graduates with the intention of extending its use by employers of new graduates. The tool offers a way of establishin
"I am Penn State because_______"
Students and other Penn State faithful stood and sat by for hours in anticipation of the 2012 Homecoming Parade. While you waited we asked some of you to fill in the blank for this statement, "I am Penn State because, _________."