Appearing in a TV commercial advertising his latest product, a 'Buzz-Saw Louie' toy, unscrupulous toy maker Wally P. Nezzer, convinces all of Dinkletown that "Christmas is when you get stuff!" W
Exploring Wisconsin Our Home | America's Dairyland
America's Dairyland - Wisconsin's dairy industry is an integral part of the state's interrelated and interdependent economy. In addition to the dairy farmer, who provides the raw milk needed to produce dairy products, this industry involves all the people who process, transport, market, and advertise these products. This program examines the development of the dairy industry, and explores the complex connections between dairy farming and other aspects of life in Wisconsin and the world.
Exploring Wisconsin Our Home | Wisconsin Is Special
Wisconsin Is Special - Wisconsin is a state of great physical and cultural diversity. Throughout the state's history, interaction among people settling in Wisconsin's varied geographical regions has led to a balance and harmony that is manifested in Wisconsin's economy, landforms, and cultures. "Wisconsin Is Special" discusses this balance. It also examines the state symbols that represent Wisconsinites' pride in place, showing how these symbols reflect the unique and special place called
This book enables midwives, nurses and doctors to care for pregnant women and their infants in communities where HIV infection is present. Special emphasis has been placed on the prevention of mother-to-infant transmission of HIV.
History of Thanksgiving
This video teaches kids about the history of Thanksgiving. In the video an American history authority discusses the origins of the holiday.
Expériences des deux bougies (Vidéo)
Deux bougies sont placées de part et d'autre d'une vitre de verre. L'une
est allumée, l'autre pas ; et pourtant, en se plaçant judicieusement
par rapport à la vitre, on croit voir que les deux bougies brûlent. Une
expérience simple à réaliser pour expliquer la nature virtuelle des
images obtenues ...
Pablo Picasso biography (1 of 9)
A biography of the Spanish artist, Pablo Picasso. Abundant information about the artist, his art, and his life. This video includes some actual footage of Picasso himself. Picasso was a spanish painter and sculptor who lived from 1881-1973. He experimented with different techniques and theories. Much of his work centered around cubism.
Orient : report of the society for Near Eastern studies in Japan
This Web page gives access to the full-text of 'Orient: Report of the Society for Near Eastern Studies in Japan' (1960-2004), and despite the word 'report' in the title this is actually a substantial academic journal. Tables of contents, abstracts, and PDF files of articles are all freely available online. The journal was published in English, with occasional articles in German and French, and was devoted to reports and scholarly articles on archaeological and historical topics, with forays into
Pakistani lawyers burn effigies wrapped in French flag
Lawyers in Pakistan's Karachi protest against the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo for issuing cartoons insulting the Prophet Mohammad. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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The Life of Leopards
This National Geographic video tells all about leopards. This video focuses on the leopards mating habits. (03:00)
Osmosis: A Solute and Solvent Love Story
Maybe you've joked about absorbing knowledge through osmosis, but do you really understand what osmosis is all about? The Amoeba Sisters explain the fundamentals of osmosis before walking you through some real world examples. Come learn about the process that can mean life or death for slugs, saltwater fish, and plants!
Media, arts and culture - what role for leaders?
If success in the creative sector is crucially dependent on a combination of talent and popular response to it, what role is there for leaders and managers? Talented individuals are notoriously difficult to manage and public reactions to arts and media offerings equally hard to predict. Yet professional managers and leaders have emerged who have helped Britain become the world leader it is today in the creative sector. Dame Patricia Hodgson of the BBC Trust explains the kinds of challenges they
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