American Black Bear Family Climbing Tree to Escape Dangerous Male
This short video gives excellent real life footage of an American Black Bear mother and her two cubs climbing up a tree to escape a dangerous male. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
HST.184 Health Information Systems to Improve Quality of Care in Resource-Poor Settings (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV lectures. This course is a collaborative offering of Sana, Partners in Health, and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). The goal of this course is the development of innovations in information systems for developing countries that will (1) translate into improvement in health outcomes, (2) strengthen the existing organizational infrastructure, and (3) create a collaborative ecosystem to maximize the value of these innovations. The course will be taught
‘Innovation Prowess’: George S. Day on What Distinguishes Growth Leaders
How did IBM, General Electric and other companies become growth leaders? Why is it that some companies lag behind -- and stay behind? Those are the questions that Wharton marketing professor George S. Day asks and answers in his book, Innovation Prowess: Leadership Strategies for Accelerating Growth. Recently, Day spoke with David Heckman, practice leader, senior management at the Wharton School's Aresty Institute of Executive Education, about why innovation prowess is the key to growt
FIRST Lego League Competition
FIRST Lego League Competitions are held all over the United States and Canada to give kids a fun way to engage with math, science and technology. Guided by adult mentors, students use their own imagination to design and build robots made of Legos to perform tasks and navigate obstacles as part of the competition. This regional tournament is held each year at the University of Rochester. For more information, visit http://www.firstrochester.org/
"Deposit@Harvard" enables the user to submit scholarship simultaneously to multiple internal and external repositories. By developing a tool to facilitate the deposit of scholarship into Harvard's DASH and other open access repositories, we are showing our continued commitment to the dissemination of open access scholarship to a global community.
Parents of the Field - Asbjorn Eide
As a member of the generation of Scandinavian scholars who launched 'peace research' as a serious study in the 1960s, Asbjørn Eide's career has also been focused by his interest in the potential use of the law as a conflict resolution
How Animals & Humans Quench Thirst in the Desert
A documentary of humans and animals find water in the desert.
Information Literacy in the Wild
In this text, you will see information literacy examined from the perspective of students in the School of Education and the School of Information at the University of Michigan. The diversity of these perspectives contribute to new understandings and realizations as their divergent backgrounds, experiences, aspirations, and influences, both in libraries and 'in the wild', are examined in common. Their findings lend a fresh perspective to the existing body of literature on information literacy.
Online Digital Atlas Viewer
Online Digital Atlas Viewer allows digitized atlases to be "read" as they were meant to be, that is, spatially, not in page order.Atlases are not like other books, read sequentially page by page. Atlases are meant to be explored spatially, jumping from one page to the next based on proximity.
QR Codes in the Library: A Window to Online Research Services
QR Codes in the Library is a pilot project in the Loeb Music Library, which will result in a "best practices" guide for use across the Harvard Library, linking materials in the stacks with on-line resources, via smartphone. By posting QR codes in specific subject areas of the stacks, smartphone users can instantly access relevant research guides and other library information services.
Yana: An Open Source Template for Scholarly Journals to Develop Mobile Applications
Yāna is a light-weight, modular, open source template within which publishers can develop their own mobile applications for open access journals.
Plastics at GRCC
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Motion Equations for Constant Acceleration in One Dimension
Week 4 Pt. 4: Islam
Hermeneutics of Islam, including culture.
OZONE presentation 2013: Unattended moments
Simone Celine marshall discusses the medieval imagery used by Modernist writers to explain metaphysical experiences. The Ozone research talks were presented in September 2013
Kahepaiksed - tunnikava
Copying A Sheetin into a Workbook
Trading at Noon: Wall Street gains on U.S. economic data
Dec. 29 - U.S. stocks are rising today as stronger-than-expected economic data lifts sentiment in a lightly traded session.
Song Thrush Feeding Her Chicks
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a mother Song Thrush feeding her three young chicks. Students will enjoy the close up views of these baby birds. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Song Thrush Singing
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Song Thrush singing in a tree. Students will enjoy this close up view of this songbird. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)