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)
Origen del teatro y tragedia griega - en español - parte 3 de 3
Este video da una breve introducción al teatro y a la tragedia griega. Hecho para niños jovenes de 7 años en adelante. (2:02)
Picture of the Big Bang (a.k.a. Oldest Light in the Universe)
Where does all the stuff in the universe come from? Explore a map of the big bang! (04:01)
Turtle Diary - How to survey
This is an educational video teaching kids on surveying. In the video, the main character walks through a farm and counts all of the animals in the farm. He counts up to the number 7. This video would be good for students who are learning to count. The main character speaks slowly. (2:43)
Daynard Lecture 2009: Leslie Winner
Leslie Winner '76 is executive director of the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation.
Historia de España - parte 6 de 12
Por favor lea la descripción agregada por www.artehistoria.com.
A mediados del siglo XV, los distintos reinos peninsulares viven momentos y situaciones muy diferentes.
Castilla y Aragón salen muy fortalecidos del proceso reconquistador, especialmente el primero. Portugal ve en el Atlántico un ámbito propicio para su expansión, más de carácter económicoque militar, mientras que Granada y Navarra apenas pueden luch
Learning outcomes After reading this unit you should be able to: appreciate diagrams as a powerful aid to thinking and acting; distinguish between systems diagrams and diagrams helpful in systems work; demonstrate sufficient skills to ‘read’ and ‘draw’ a wide range of diagrams, following given conventions, that help improve your understanding of a situation; select diagrams suited to the needs of the situation you are investigating an
After reading this unit you should be able to:
appreciate diagrams as a powerful aid to thinking and acting;
distinguish between systems diagrams and diagrams helpful in systems work;
demonstrate sufficient skills to ‘read’ and ‘draw’ a wide range of diagrams, following given conventions, that help improve your understanding of a situation;
select diagrams suited to the needs of the situation you are investigating an
Ancient Refuge in the Holy Land
The team’s discoveries lead Freund to a radical new theory that he hopes will rewrite Holy Land history – could the treasure concealed in the cave be a long-lost relic of the Great Temple in Jerusalem destroyed by the Romans? Join NOVA for a fascinating detective story that will immerse you in the strong currents of archaeological controversy.
Do heavy objects fall faster than light objects ? Aristotle vs Galileo
This humorous video shows examples to help explain the differences between the theories of gravity provided by Aristotle and Galileo. After the first experiment have the students reach a conclusion about which scientist was right. Let the video play to the end and see which students were correct. A good lesson.
Sherlock: The Hounds of Baskerville
This video drama is based on the classic story by Doyle. There are some advertisements that pop up without warning and implied violence. It may be too intense for younger students. Well acted and asking the students to keep track of Homes reasoning would be of value in teaching them the value of inductive reasoning. This is a modern version and the audio is extremely dramatic. Preview highly recommended. (1hour :23)
Science Bulletins: The Moon's Fragile Oasis
A NASA lunar probe reveals that the Moon stores more ice at its poles than previously thought.
Science Bulletins: Planck and Herschel: The Sky at Two Scales
Planck and Herschel, a pair of satellites launched in 2009, are examining the sky in tandem to solve some of our biggest cosmological mysteries. Using detectors that read far-infrared light, both satellites are now scanning dust in the Milky Way Galaxy. The do so at different scales. Planck captures large swathes of the sky, while Herschel narrows in on smaller regions at slightly different wavelengths. The new images will give researchers a better understanding of galactic dust and its role in
Science Bulletins: Hubble's Deepest Look at Space
The new camera that Atlantis astronauts installed on the Hubble Space Telescope last summer has spotted the most distant galaxies ever seen in space. Because these galaxies are so far away, their light has taken billions of years to reach Hubble. That means the telescope sees them as they were billions of years ago.