Venus transits the sun.
On June 5 2012, the Solar Dynamics Observatory collected images of the rarest predictable solar event--the transit of Venus across the face of the sun. This event lasted approximately 6 hours and happens in pairs eight years apart, which are separated from each other by 105 or 121 years. The last transit was in 2004 and the next will not happen until 2117. Footage courtesy of Goddard Space Center
Money, War, and 2012
Chrystia Freeland talks to Steve Clemons, the Atlantic's Washington Editor-at-Large about money, war, and the 2012 election.
Breakingviews: Germany could live with eurobills...just
June 7 - Pooling together short-term debt could help weak countries, without incurring the risk of moral hazard, says Breakingviews.
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Business Student Turns Out Gallery Art
URI student, Peter Kenyon, is combining his business education with his love of wood working to create an environmentally conscious business, Peter Kenyon Studios.
Aspiring brewer calls for another round of schooling
Science graduand Brett Taylor, who will soon begin a master's of brewing program in Scotland, talks about the science of beer. Taylor will graduate from McMaster during convocation ceremonies held June 12.
Sheila Burke, Former Chief of Staff to Sen. Bob Dole, on Leadership
Sheila Burke, Former Chief of Staff to Then Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole (1985-96), Research Fellow and Faculty Member, Harvard Kennedy School, Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, and Senior Public Policy Advisor, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC, spoke at HSPH as part of the Decision-making: Voices from the Field series on April 19, 2011.
ORAL HISTORY INITIATIVE: ON WILLIAM AND BEVERLY CORBETT || Woodberry Poetry Room
Forty-Four Years of Boston Literary Life Introduced by Daniel Bouchard and moderated by Fanny Howe, this conversation explores the poetic and artistic friendships of Bill and Beverly Corbett---as their lives intersected with Paul Auster, Basil Bunting, Robert Creeley, Elsa Dorfman, Philip Guston, Seamus and Marie Heaney, Fanny and Susan Howe, James Laughlin, Michael Palmer, James Schuyler, John Wieners and countless others, as well as such Cambridge/Boston gathering-places as the Grolier Poetry
Basic Right Triangles (Interactive)
Compare attributes of two-dimensional shapes (square, rectangle, triangle, and circle). Identify the properties of two dimensional figures using appropriate terminology.
ISLLC/ELCC Standards Implementation: Do Educational Administration Faculty Practice What They Preach
Both the 1996 Interstate School Leadership Licensure Consortium (ISLLC) standards and the 2002 Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) standards, adopted by preparation programs […]
Spreaker Online Radio---Sharing and Embedding Tutorial
This tutorial explains how you can share your shows on facebook or embed them on your blog and website. This is a great resource to further enhance the use of Spreaker in the classroom or at home. (1:11)
09.06.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Der spanische Bankensektor benötigt nach Einschätzung des internationalen Währungsfonds Finanzhilfen in Höhe von mindestens 40 Milliarden Euro. Dies sei das Ergebnis eines Stresstests bei den Finanzinstituten des Landes, teilte der IWF in Washington mit. Fonds-Chefin Christine Lagarde forderte die Europäer zu mehr Gemeinsamkeit in der Schuldenkris
Titanic Survivor's Eyewitness Account
In 1935, a survivor of Titanic recounts his experience aboard the doomed ship. On its maiden voyage from Southampton, England, to New York City, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and sunk off the coast of Newfoundland on April 12, 1912, killing more than 1,500 passengers. (3:03)
Evolution By Artificial Selection and Unraveling the Mysteries of Hairys Inheritance
As a nine-week exercise for a large introductory liberal education biology course that involves the students as participants in artificial selection has been developed using Wisconsin Fast Plants.
This resource provides detailed protocols for teaching and conducting a laboratory exercise in enzyme kinetics and cellular biochemistry.
Butterfly life cycle anatomy
The anatomy of a butterfly changes as it grows from a caterpillar to a butterfly.
UTMC Executive Chef Scott Sundermeyer Demonstrates Benefits of Tea Drinking
WTOL Your Morning 6/9/12
Centrales azucareras en Cuba - de los años 30 - en español
Este video enseña los centrales azucareras en Cuba en los años 30. Trae material de archivo original y también describe los pasos de este tipo de trabajo. No hay un narrador porque los pasos están escritos en el video. (4:03)
Bernini, Apollo and Daphne, 1622-25 - Smart History at Khan Academy
NOTE: Front Female Nudity. Bernini, Apollo and Daphne, 1622-25 (Galleria Borghese, Rome) Voices: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker (03:04)
La Sangre - video en español
En este video tienen una descripción de la sangre y de las células sanguíneas. (4:19)