Information Art (Cultural Computing)
Life is a story and all human acts produce an interactive plot. With a computer, I observe and study the interactive image expression of the upcoming generation formed by combining the digital storytelling which designs stories interactively and contents of art and culture.
Sam and Some Sticky Situations - Crossword
Online crossword puzzle based on the book in the Educational Company's Sunny Street series.
Soccer Training - Inside-Inside-Outside Drill
Coach Sean Carlisle of 6 Weeks To Soccer Magic demonstrates an effective footwork drill for learning how to use the inside and outside of your foot when moving the ball on the soccer field. ( 1:41)
The Genetics of Eye Color in Drosophila melanogaster
This exercise has been designed to help first-year biology students understand Mendelian inheritance. The pterin (red) eye pigments of wild type and mutant strains are separated using a simple paper chromatography system, and the patterns are analyzed to determine where the metabolic pathway is blocked in each mutant. Crosses of these strains are followed for two generations to provide data that students analyze to determine the mode of inheritance of each mutation, as well as the relationship b
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Great Zoom out of Long Beach, CA: The Queen Mary
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
Arrêt ' ou ' stationnement '? writing exercise, conversation, correct usage
At the end of this lesson you will be able to summarize what the difference is between parking and being stationary in a car and formulate your opinion about the use of the parking disk.
140: Growing a business with word-of-mouth marketing: the case of iXiGO.com
Most start-up companies allocate a hefty budget for advertising and marketing at the beginning, especially when they have lofty goals of capturing market share. But an Indian online travel start-up has proven the unthinkable: you can do it all by word-of-mouth and not spend a penny on advertising.
Health Education to Health Promotion 1980-2005
Louise Croot, MNZM, former Health Promotion Adviser, Otago Regional Councillor. Held May 12, 2011.
1.4.3 The Advocate
In this unit, we look at the roles that are taken when working with young people. We focus on what those working with young people actually do, starting with some analysis of roles. We show that, in the context of work with young people, the term is more than simply a statement about who does what: it also says something about the kinds of relationships we form with young people and the values we bring to our work. We then move on to discuss roles in relation to the ‘bigger picture’ of organ
Public health care takes measures against smoking
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to understand the steps taken against smoking. While understanding the text, you will be listening for specific information. By using the correct tenses and expression, you will place certain decisions into the future.
History of Labor Day
This three minute video shows how Labo(u)r Day started in Canada and was copied in the United States of America. A worthwhile overview, but needs more history before students can understand the drama that this event represents.
The History of Cats
This professionally-made video features a narrator outlining the history of cats beginning with cats regarded as gods in ancient Egypt, cats regarded as demons in the Middle Ages, and concluding with the arrival of cats in North America in the 1600s. The narration is supplemented with many photos and video segments. ( 6:40)
They're neither plants nor animals, yet they are some of the most important life forms on Earth. This video segment explores the world of microorganisms -- what they eat, how they move, what they have in common, and what distinguishes them from one another. Closed captioning included. Run time 03:43.
How does a single fertilized egg grow to become a fully formed human being? Many of the most critical stages happen in the first few days following conception. In this video segment from The Secret of Life, a fertilized egg cell progresses from its earliest stages through cell differentiation and ultimately the development of an embryo, with simple but identifiable body parts including a spinal cord, a heart, and eyes. Run time 01:20.
Animation of Cells, Nucleus, Blood Flow, Genes, DNA, and More
This is 3D medical animation showing various stages of cell mutation. Chromosomes break into genes; genes unwind into DNA. This video is very well done and helps students understand this sometimes difficult subject. A word wall or handout of the terms would be of benefit as the six-minute video moves rapidly.
Kids as Inventors
Think Big is a great child led investigative report. This episode introduces Scott Barnhill who came up with his first invention idea at the age of 9. It talks about kids as inventors as well as how ideas become actual inventions.
The Native American Ten Commandments
The Native American Ten Commandments include love of nature, respect, peace, knowledge, and justice. Done with words and pictures, these Commandments are a good starting place for an understanding of how some tribes worshipped and lived in harmony with the wolves and other animals (Running Time 3:57).
Advanced Spanish - Indefinite Articles
This video describes the four forms of indefinite articles in Spanish. (1:33)