ISS Update - March 27, 2012
The International Space Station video update for March 27, 2012.
ISS Update: High Rate Communications System
ISS Update Commentator Pat Ryan interviews Diego Serna, Communications and Tracking Officer, about the High Rate Communications System which will add additional voice and video channels as well as a faster communication speeds to improve communications between the space station and the ground.. Questions? Ask us on Twitter @NASA_Johnson and include the hashtag #askStation. For the latest news about the space station, visit http://www.nasa.gov/station.
Sean Faircloth & Richard Dawkins address the American Atheists Convention
Sean Faircloth (Dir. of Strategy & Policy, Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason & Science, US) discusses his new book Attack of the Theocrats: How the Religious Right Harms Us All & What We Can Do About It. http://richarddawkins.net/audio/645178-audiobook-of-attack-of-the-theocrats-with-richard-dawkins-reading-his-foreword-now-available. Richard Dawkins then delivers the keynote address at the American Atheists National Convention in Bethesda, Maryland, March 25, 2012.
Dr. R. Elisabeth Cornwell speaks on The OUT Campaign at the American Atheists Convention 3/25/12
Dr. R. Elisabeth Cornwell, Executive Director at RDFRS, talks about the history of The Out Campaign. For more information see the website, http://outcampaign.org/, which is also run by RDFRS
Andrew J., Galambos's Ideas and the Future of Private Protection for Intellectual Property National Health Reform Series- Youth Mental Health: Is anybody listening? Recreation and Park Administration at Illinois State George Street Fitness Center -- Tour -- College of Charleston K-2 Sitting on the Floor The Persian Gulf War Nixon's Watergate Scandal Jewel Anemones--Showing Color Variation 11.2 Princess Presto Cheese Game The History of the Mongol Empire Science off the Sphere: Lenses and Vortices Mars Update: James Garvin Wodpecker Call Follow Up
Session on The State, Class and Property. Recorded 9 March 2012 at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. [14:53]
ANU presents a roundtable series that will contribute significantly to the health reform agenda in Australia. The fourth event in the series is ‘Youth mental health: is anybody listening?' - Australian of Year and mental health advocate Professor Patrick McGorry will be part of the expert panel. Recent media reports have indicated concerns about the adequacy of the national health reform processes in relation to mental health, especially youth mental health. What can be done to address the
A Bachelor's of Science degree in Recreation and Park Administration provides graduates options to pursue a variety of careers in recreation management and therapeutic recreation. Learn more: http://kinrec.illinoisstate.edu/rec_park_admin/
Welcome to the College's most comprehensive fitness facility, centrally located on the first floor of the Campus Center Apartments at 50 George Street. This 15,000 square-foot workout space includes state-of-the-art cardio equipment, weight machines, free weights and benches, lockers and showers. Swing by check out: -- Dumbbells from 5 to 100 lbs. -- More than 10,000 lbs. of weight plates -- 28 weight machines -- 45 cardio machines, including treadmills, bikes and elliptical steppers -- 8 power
1991’s Persian Gulf War was the result of decades of bad blood between Iraq and the United States. Not only that, but Iraq sought to expand its influence in the Arab world, and to gain control over much of the world’s oil. The United Nations hoped for a diplomatic end to the conflict; however a United States-led coalition eventually did battle and drove Iraqi forces from Kuwait and Saudi Arabia. WatchMojo.com looks back at the events that led to the Persian Gulf War, as well as some
The Watergate break-in, was a controversy that was years in the making. Groups close to the White House used illegal means to assure their president, Richard Nixon, would get elected to a second term. Intrepid reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, with help from their anonymous source Deep Throat, helped unravel the mess, and eventually the Watergate Scandal forced the first and only resignation of a U.S. president. In this video, WatchMojo.com learns more about the Watergate Scandal. (5:51
This short video gives excellent real life footage of Jewel Anemones. Students will enjoy the sights and sounds of these beautiful invertebrates as they interact in their natural habitat. The jewel anemone is so-called because of its spectacular coloration. Individuals may be bright green, orange, red, pink or white and the tentacles and their tips are typically contrasting colors. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between na
Spell along with Princess Presto as she works through the spelling of CHEESE in order to attract the mice that can lead the Prince to the Princess! Viewers can practice along with Princess Presto as she breaks down the sounds, spelling, and silent letters of the word CHEESE. (3:06)
Genghis Khan was made ruler of all Mongols in 1206, and it was at this point the empire began its rise to power. Within one century, the Mongols had become one of history’s greatest. As with most world powers, the empire eventually crumbled, but the lasting consequences of this empire’s impact can still be seen today. In this video, WatchMojo.com explores the rise, dominance, and fall of this one-time world empire. (2:50)
International Space Station Expedition 30 astronaut Don Pettit demonstrates physics in space for 'Science off the Sphere.' Through a partnership between NASA and the American Physical Society you can participate in Pettit's physics challenge and view future experiments here: http://www.physicscentral.com/sots
What have scientists learned so far about Mars? Does life exist there? Will human beings someday colonize the Red Planet? NASA scientist James B. Garvin speaks about recent research and plans for Mars exploration. Speaker Biography: Garvin is the chief scientist of the Sciences and Exploration Directorate Office at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. He advises senior leaders of NASA on matters that range from how science fits into the future of human exploration of space to the basic scientific
National Health Reform Series- Youth Mental Health: Is anybody listening?
Recreation and Park Administration at Illinois State
George Street Fitness Center -- Tour -- College of Charleston
K-2 Sitting on the Floor
The Persian Gulf War
Nixon's Watergate Scandal
Jewel Anemones--Showing Color Variation
Princess Presto Cheese Game
The History of the Mongol Empire
Science off the Sphere: Lenses and Vortices
Mars Update: James Garvin
Wodpecker Call Follow Up