The Two Sounds Made by g
This video segment from Between the Lions is a mixed-media song performed by Fonix about the two sounds made by the letter "g." Words that feature the letter "g" and appear on screen are: gypsy, guppy, goat, galaxy, gentle giant, goo, giraffe, glue, Gina, George, Gene, Gail, Goldie, gossip, strange, gaga, garbage, luggage, grunge, grange, gadget, and gigantic. The "g" is highlighted in a different color. The song also explains the "g" sound when "g" precedes the letters e, i, and y. Th
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Disaster
This video segment from the documentary The Jewish Americans outlines the story of the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire in New York City. The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory was owned by Max Blank and Isaac Harris, ambitious Russian Jewish immigrants. Their company employed Jewish immigrants who worked in sweatshop conditions. On March 25, 1911, a fire started on the eighth floor. The exits were locked, and fire truck ladders only reached to the sixth floor, so there was
The Voyage of Zheng He I
In 2002, retired submarine commander Gavin Menzies presented a lecture in which he claimed a Chinese fleet under Admiral Zheng He began a series of voyages in 1421 that would ultimately discover the North American continent. Menzies’s theory threatened the previously held belief that Columbus was the first explorer to travel to North America in 1492. Menzies believed European explorers like Columbus had maps prior to their expeditions. He concluded that only China had the resources to crea
Hitler's Plans for the Battle Of The Bulge in 1944
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn of Adolf Hitler's last attempt to counter attack the Allies at The Battle of The Bulge. This battle was a major German offensive that occurred in the Ardennes Mountains region. Through the treacherous conditions, the German’s began losing the will to fight and eventually the Allies rose to the victory. (6:58)
ISS Update: Reduced Gravity Education
NASA Public Affairs Officer Dan Huot interviews Veronica Seyl, Acting Manager for Reduced Gravity Education. NASA works with students and educators to design experiments for flight testing aboard the microgravity aircraft. 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.
VIGÉE-LEBRUN: Marie-Antoinette and her Children - ArtSleuth - S01 E04
Marie-Antoinette loves her children, but why isn't that enough to save her? More on http://www.artsleuth.net Photographic credits Vue du Salon du Louvre en 1785 (74-003158), Versailles © RMN (Château de Versailles) / Droits réservés Marie-Antoinette, reine de France en grand habit de cour, 1775 -Gautier d'Agoty Jean-Baptiste-André (1740-1786) © RMN (Château de Versailles) / Gérard Blot Marie-Antoinette, 1788 - Wertmuller Adolf Ulrik (1751-1811), Versailles © RMN (Château de Versailles
Riot police disperse protesters in Madrid
March 22 - Riot police descend on Madrid square after tens of thousands from all over Spain converged on the capital Madrid to protest economic austerity measures they say hurt the poor. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, fin
A Working Class Renaissance?
Bill Moyers sits down with United Steelworkers' International President leo Gerard to discuss seeking economic justice for workers in the middle of an economic crisis and how he sees the future of American manufacturing. Gerard shares his thoughts on how unions will fare under the Obama administration, what kind of stimulus might be needed and what the future of American industry might look like. And, get an update on the SEATTlE TIMES reporters who uncovered how members of Congress had awarde
SMU's Jodi Cooley discusses the XIA Alpha Particle Counter and SuperCDMS
The XIA Alpha Particle Counter sounds like it belongs in a science fiction movie. In reality it's housed in a clean room operated by SMU's Department of Physics, where SMU physicist Jodi Cooley and her students rely on it as part of their search for dark matter. Cooley is a member of the global scientific consortium called SuperCryogenic Dark Matter Search (SuperCDMS). SuperCDMS is searching for elusive dark matter — the "glue" that represents 90 percent of the matter in our universe but whic
ISS Update - April 2, 2012
The International Space Station video update for April 2, 2012.
The Germans Last Efforts In Italy
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn how the Nazi German troops had tried to restore Benito Mussolini as the Dictator of Italy after his downfall after the Allied invasion of Sicily. (4:08)
ESL Rap Song - Do You Like It?
This is a good song to use while teaching common vocabulary words. "I like ___________" is repeated several times with various words. Pictures are provided for each example. Some of the words include: mom, dad, dog, cat, banannas, oranges, zoo, sharks, snakes, grape juice, grape fruit, music, baseball, cooking, soccer, ice cream, sun, rain, butterflies, bees, birds, and fish. (05:21)
CK-12 Earth Science Honors For Middle School
This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free.'CK-12 Earth Science covers the study of Earth - its minerals and energy resources, processes inside and on its surface, its past, water, weather and climate, the environment and human actions, and astronomy.;
Biography of Harry S. Truman
By 1944, Harry S. Truman was chosen as Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s new vice presidential candidate. However, Truman only served a short time as VP because FDR died not long after his reelection. Though Truman had the presidency forced upon him, he led his country through trying times that included the end of WWII and the expansion of communism. In this video, from WatchMojo.com, learn more about the life and accomplishments of Harry S. Truman. (5:51)
6.838 Algorithms for Computer Animation (MIT)
Animation is a compelling and effective form of expression; it engages viewers and makes difficult concepts easier to grasp. Today's animation industry creates films, special effects, and games with stunning visual detail and quality. This graduate class will investigate the algorithms that make these animations possible: keyframing, inverse kinematics, physical simulation, optimization, optimal control, motion capture, and data-driven methods. Our study will also reveal the shortcomings of thes
Dorset Postboxes Sherborne and Sturminster Newton
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Imperfect tense in Spanish
Imperfect tense in Spanish.
Informed Consent: Subsequent visit in Series - 4 months
By: bccdc ImmunizeBC instructional video for health professionals about informed consent prior to immunization - subsequent visit in series - 4 months
The University of Memphis minute for the week of April 6, 2012.
The University of Memphis minute for the week of April 6, 2012.
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