Great Ideas of Biology - Sir Paul Nurse
In this Founders' Day lecture Sir Paul Nurse, president of the Royal Society, discusses the great ideas of biology.
A nice cup of tea - Russell Bowes
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.
The Marco Polo's of Thunderbird (1969)_Thunderbird School of Global Management
Another film used to promote the school. This film includes views of the campus and students, as well as faculty, staff, President Arthur Peterson, and some members of the Board of Directors during that time. It is narrated/hosted by Lowell Thomas, of radio and MovieTone newsreel fame.
John Cook: Why and How People Use R | Lang.NEXT 2012 R is a strange, deeply flawed language that nevertheless has an enthusiastic and rapidly growing user base. What about R accounts for its popularity in its niche? What can language designers learn from R's success?
R is a strange, deeply flawed language that nevertheless has an enthusiastic and rapidly growing user base. What about R accounts for its popularity in its niche? What can language designers learn from R's success?
Beginner Grammar 'Shi'
Beginner Grammar 'Shi'.
The Nervous System
This 4:31 video does an excellent job of explaining the nervous system and uses good animation. Moves rapidly and so a handout would be of benefit to helping students preview and review the material.
Tech in Real Life: Students See Devices as Tools, Not Toys
This 6:25 long video shows students in classes from Utah appling computers and diagnostic equipment across the curriculum to engage in authentic learning based on the community environment. It provides interviews and narration to give more depth to the idea of this type of lesson. It does not show assessments.
Solving Radical Equations and Inequalities
This seven minute video provides and overview of how to solve a radical equation/inequality. It uses graphics and a narrator and moves slowly enough for students to follow if they are familiar with the process.
Realpolitik & American Exceptionalism
Robert Kagan and John Bew discuss how America positions itself in the world in the 21st-century. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6296
Vocations 2009 Final Vows
Vocations 2009 Final Vows
Campaign Spot: Jimmy Carter's Bio (1976)
Georgia Governor Jimmy Carter was a Washington outsider, a position he stressed during his campaign. He was considered to be an ineffective president who led the country at the wrong time. In this video clip, learn about the roots of Jimmy Carter and how he got involved with Georgia politics and becoming President of the United States. (4:24)
Wine tasting funds plant science grad student fellowship and legacy
Virginia Lee talks about helping other people. An annual wine tasting/silent auction fundraiser to support Washington State University graduate students will be 6-9 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at Merry Cellars Winery in downtown Pullman. For more about this story, click here: https://news.wsu.edu/pages/publications.asp?Action=Detail&PublicationID=31460&TypeID=2
Panel IV - The Role(s) of Civilian Agencies: Doing What with What?
Panel IV - The Role(s) of Civilian Agencies: Doing What with What? Moderator: Dr. Jeff McCausland, USAWC / SSI Panelists: Dr. Peter Feaver, Duke University; Mr. James Stephenson, Senior Advisor; Creative Associates and Former USAID Mission Director; Mr. Michael Lekson, USIP
Part 10 Where The Wild Things Are Lesson
SMU Celebrates Founders Day 2012
SMU's Founders Day Weekend mixed family fun with tributes to SMU's founding, faculty presentations and the announcement of plans for the future, including a range of new initiatives to build and renovate campus facilities.
david theo goldberg
David Theo Goldberg is Director of the University of California's Humanities Research Institute and Executive Director of the Digital Media and Learning Research Hub, sponsored by the MacArthur Foundation and based at UC Irvine, where he is also Professor of Comparative Literature, Criminology, Law and Society, and Anthropology. He is most recently author, with Cathy N. Davidson, of The Future of Thinking: Learning Institutions in a Digital Age. The Public Intellectuals Project is funded by th
Energy Flow (Interactive)
Through the process of photosynthesis, plants harness the sun's energy and in so doing make many forms of life -- including human life -- possible. What path does this energy follow, and how is it transferred from one type of organism to another? In this feature, adapted from Interactive NOVA: "Earth," learn why 400 pounds of corn can't be converted into a 400-pound cow.
The Letter D
Learn the ABCs series. Learn the letter D from the English alphabet. This video is a fun way to learn letter d phonics for babies, toddlers, children, and kids. This education video will teach preschoolers the letter D sound, capital and lower case letter d, and show pictures of words that start with the letter d. MORE LETTERS COMING SOON ...
Literatura castellana. El árbol. Luis Cernuda
Durada: 2 min. Vídeo. Departament d'Ensenyament (Generalitat de Catalunya).
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