Sectarian tensions in Bahrain
In Manama, a façade of calm conceals ongoing repression of Bahrain's Shia majority. We speak to a government minister and Shia cleric
Cranial Nerve Exam: Normal Exam: Vestibulo-Ocular Reflex
The vestibulo-ocular reflex is obtained by having the patient visually fixate on an object straight ahead, then rapidly turning the patient's head form side to side and up and down. The eyes should stay fixed on the object and turn in the opposite direction of the head movement. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examinat
Matrices Homework -- Sample Test: Matrices II
This module provides a second sample test related to matrices.
Function Homework -- Functions in the Real World
This module provides practice problems designed to mimic real life applications of functions.
What is Your Cosmic Connection to the Elements?
This Web site is an on-line version of a poster and educator guide describing the cosmic origin of the chemical elements. The poster illustrates our connection to the chemical elements and their origins. The educator guide describes the different processes responsible for the elements, and gives eight standards-based activities. The Website also includes additional activities and a Powerpoint presentation that summarizes the material.
Normal and Disordered Feedback Mechanisms - Female
Guide questions - How does GnRH regulate the pituitary in females? How does inhibin regulate the pituitary in females? How do estradiol, progesterone and testosterone regulate the hypothalamus in females? How does estradiol regulate the pituitary in the female? What other hormonal, neurogenic and psychogenic factors regulate the hypothalamic-pituitary unit in females? University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Reproductive Physiology Modules: Part 3.2.1.
Idiom and Genre
Writing exercise requiring students to write a paragraph in a specific idiom and genre.
Mendel's Laws of Genetic Inheritance
This interactive activity, adapted from the Dolan DNA Learning Center, uses Punnett squares to illustrate Mendel's laws of inheritance and how a particular gene combination results in a 3-to-1 ratio of dominant-to-recessive traits.
Diversity of leaves
The diversity of land plants can be seen in the diversity of their leaves. Leaves vary by color, vein arrangement, shape, texture, and thickness.
Diversity and adaptations in the Mojave desert
Deserts are characterized by low humidity, little rainfall, extreme temperatures, and a small amount of vegetation. However, deserts are not "dead zones" and host a variety of organisms adapted to these conditions.
Digestive tube of the Artemia naplius
Food is moved through the digestive tube by way of contractions in the muscles of the tube lining. The digestive tube leads to the anus. Food is eaten, then digested in the tube, nutrients are absorbed into the body, and wastes are eliminated at the anus.
Space School - The Moon
Learn more about about Earth's only natural satellite in this five-and-a-half-minute video.
Saturn - Space School
Nine times the size of Earth, Saturn is a truly unique planet. Learn all about it right here at Space School. (06:37)
Lower Intermediate S3 #24 - Getting Affectionate in Latin America
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You wonder to yourself whether you just heard in Spanish what you think you heard. Your friend just used your nickname but added the Spanish suffix that means “big” to it. Seriously? You thought you were taking care of yourself by going to the gym, but maybe you should diet too. [...]
The Integumentary System : Introduction to Epithelial Cells (06:01)
Anatomy and Physiology students must know some histology and there is no better place to start then by looking at the epithelial cells.Lesson 1 in The Integumentary System series. This is part of our Anatomy and Physiology lecture series.If this video helps you please be sure to LST -like subscribe and tell your friends. Your support help us make more videos. For the complete series please visit http://mrfordsclass.net/Videos in cell biology series: - Introduction to Epithelial Cells (06:01): ht
Greece wins confidence vote
June 22 - Greek government one step closer to implementing unpopular reforms package. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
wisskomm tv 14/08
German vodcast about science communications. Der Mathematiker Günter M. Ziegler bekommt den Communicator-Preis der DFG. - Natur aus Glas: Die Kunstwerke der Glaskünstler Blaschka als Fotoausstellung in Dresden. - Franconia Online: Eine Reise ins Würzburg des Jahres 1525. - Passen Wissenschaft und Werbung zusammen? Eine Umfrage. - Mathematische Matinee in der Berliner Urania. - Ein Jahr Fischblog - wir gratulieren! - Was ist eine "Kleinsche Flasche"? So erklärt das Wikipedia und so Clifford S
Sid the Science Kid, Exploring Measurement,
The video shows children measuring in the classroom using non standard units of measurement. eg child's body. It is done with cartoons and called "non=standard measurement." Five minutes
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