Earthquakes happen all the time, and can be barely noticeable or terribly devastating. What causes them? What can we do to be prepared? This 2:38 video explains what creates earthquakes, areas of the planet that have more quakes, and shows some of the devastation. A brief overview.
In this brief slide show lesson learn about Coordinate Conjunctions. A coordinate conjunction is a word used to connect words, phrases, and independent clauses. Like: and, but, or, for, yet, and so. (FANBOY-learning tactic) Examples are shown and Coordinate sentences. (01:39)
Cómo empezó la Primera Guerra Mundial - en español
La Primera Guerra Mundial comenzó el 28 de julio de 1914 y finalizó el 11 de noviembre de 1918 con la victoria de la Triple Entente. Las causas de esta guerra fueron: económicas, imperialismos, nacionalismos, alianzas y armamento. (4:00)
Cómo son las notas musicales - en español
El alfabeto musical consiste de siete notas y se representa en un pentagrama. Para saber donde está situada cada nota, primero hay que fijarse en la clave del pentagrama. (2:15)
The 1964-1965 New York World's Fair Remembered
A slide show set to Louis Armstrong's "What A Wonderful World" looks back at some of the sights of the 1964-1965 New York World's Fair held in Flushing Meadows, Queens, NY. Useful for lessons about fairs. (02:38)
Cómo nació Internet - en español
En 1965 se conectó por primera vez una computadora en Massachusetts con una Q-32 en California a través de una línea telefónica conmutada de baja velocidad. A principios de los años '70 el departamento de Defensa de Estados Unidos mostró públicamente la red de comunicaciones Arpanet. (2:10)
ISS Update - March 21, 2012
The International Space Station video update for March 21, 2012. 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.
169: Pension reform: Juggling aging and money
The baby-boomer time bomb is set to go off in the next few years, just as both public and private pension providers are trying to cut costs dramatically. Now what?
The Vampire Economy and the Market [This article was originally published in New Perspectives in Political Economy, the academic journal of CEVRO Institute (School of Legal and Social Studies), vol. 7(1), pp. 141–154.]
1. Authoritarian Capitalism (Fascism) and Liberal Capitalism (the Free Ma
[This article was originally published in New Perspectives in Political Economy, the academic journal of CEVRO Institute (School of Legal and Social Studies), vol. 7(1), pp. 141–154.]
European Cargo Ship Launches to Station
The European Space Agency's third Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV-3) launched atop an Ariane 5 rocket from the European space port in Kourou, French Guiana, at 12:34 a.m. EDT Friday, beginning a six-day journey to the International Space Station. The 13-ton "Edoardo Amaldi" spacecraft, named in honor of the 20th-century Italian physicist who is regarded as one of the fathers of European spaceflight, is delivering 7.2 tons of propellant, water and supplies to the six crew members aboard the orbi
Theology and Religious Studies
Religion is central to world history, society and human life. This degree explores the varied ways humans have expressed their religious convictions, and how the search for meaning has impacted thought and culture throughout history. In Theology and Religious Studies at Cambridge, you can either concentrate on Christianity or incorporate a range of religious traditions. The course caters for numerous interests -- biblical, historical, philosophical and comparative, as well as a mixture of any o
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Nighthawks (1978) - extract
http://www.bfi.org.uk/llgff Please note this video contains language that some viewers may find offensive. The first major British gay film, Paul Hallam and Ron Peck's 'Nighthawks' was criticised in some circles for being too downbeat in its study of a schoolteacher who searches for companionship in London's gay clubs. Being the first of its kind meant that many disparate groups wanted it to conform to their agendas. Yet portraying the protagonist as a normal, everyday man was far more subversi
CSUN's Red RAVEN Robot on the Science Channel
Cal State Northridge Professor C.T. Lin, Department of Mechanical Engineering, appears in this clip from the Science Channel's "Prophets of Science Fiction." Lin explains the project he led with his team of CSUN students called the "Red RAVEN" (Robotic Autonomous Vehicle Engineered at Northridge) and its implications for future technological advancements in transportation. Courtesy of the Science Channel.
German-Language Predecessors of Mises's Monetary Thought Something 's gotta give' architectural animations オブジェクトに複数のステートを追加する
Symposium on the Centennial of 'The Theory of Money and Credit'. Recorded 9 March 2012 at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, Alabama. [13:01]
Architectural animations are like Harry Langer, a fifty-something entertainment mogul played by best actor nominee Jack Nicholson in the film Something.s Gotta Give. They.ve been surrounded by plenty of pathetic spiritless gimmicks. And, like Harry in the film, they have suffered a heart attack. Harry did not die. Architectural animations are still around, barely. Something.s wrong with them. When Harry begins to recover, he.s surprised to find himself growing fond of a woman his own age (played
Something 's gotta give' architectural animations