Why is it that when you beat, tap or hammer on some objects you get
nothing but a “thud”, while on others you get pure ringing tones? The
answer lies in the science of vibrations and resonance, which is nowhere
better exemplified than in the design, manufacture and use of
percussion instruments. Shows students the vast array of instruments in this category. Great for music classes.
Running time 2:08 minutes.
The Haunted History Of Halloween 1/5
This 11 minute video provides a good overview of this special day and how the customs have changed over time. A good video to share with students as it explains the folklore and history of the day in easy to understand language.
The Haunted History Of Halloween 2/5
This video deals with the cultural traditions of Halloween and the impact of religion on the day and the pagan history of the event. A good video to show students how the holiday came to be and the major events that molded it.
The Haunted History Of Halloween 3/5
Virginia becomes the birthplace in the colonies of Halloween. This 11 minute video shows some of the superstitions that were rife at the time and provides students with good insights into how some of the traditions and folklore started.
This patient education program explains asthma including the causes, symptoms, and treatment of the disease. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Cerebellar Degeneration - Coordination Exam - Lower Extremities Sub-exam - Patient 3
This 42-year-old man complains of poor balance and frequent falls for 6 years. Imbalance has been progressive; he cannot ambulate independently at present. He experiences tremors and weakness. Imbalance has been progressive and he now cannot ambulate independently. He is in good general health except for heavy alcohol use. For the last 10 years, he has consumed a quart of vodka and 5 beers daily. On awakening, he feels "shaky" and calms himself with a morning drink. He has not had blackouts or
Islamists head for win in Tunisia's "Arab Spring" vote
Oct. 25 - Many Tunisians welcome the news that a moderate Islamist party appears set to take the lion's share of votes in the first of the "Arab Spring" elections. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Avalanche Dogs: Jason O'neill
Meet Jason O'Neill and learn how avalanche rescue dogs work their magic. (1:48)
17th Street Canal
Explore visits the Ninth Ward district of New Orleans, where in August 2005 rising waters blasted through a levee in the 17th Street canal. Approximately 2,000 people were killed and $84 billion of damages were incurred. (5:20)
Master Fa Qing is a philosopher, calligrapher, and Buddhist monk who believes that calligraphy and other spiritual arts allow us to simplify our lives, opening up a door to happiness in a world where complexity often works against it. (4:28)
Site Libre Savoirs: Séries chronologiques
Domaine: Probabilités et statistiques
Analyse des séries chronologiques et prévision par les modèles ARMA
Weather Sayings Quiz
The pupil will learn about weather lore. The pupil will find out that there are many weather sayings. Pupils will explain in their own words a number of the sayings.
Neanderthal mammoth hunters in Jersey
This week in the Planet Earth Podcast: Richard Hollingham meets scientists and archaeologists who are working to preserve one of the most important Neanderthal settlements in north-west Europe to find out how they lived; later on, he visits the local primary school to find out what schoolchildren make of the Neanderthals.
Care Rural Health Mission - ghdLAB 2011
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Wash Your Hands Song With Miss Jenny
The "Wash Your Hands" song by Miss Jenny. (2:32)
Baby chicks hatch from the eggs laid by adult hens. They are various different colors, are covered entirely by soft feathers, and have small wings and two feet.
Scenes from Trojan Women: A Love Story
Trojan Women: A Love Story. Directed by Dorothy Holland, choreography by Matthew Thornton, lighting design by Maja White, costumes by Thom Hayer and set design by Reed West.
2011 McColl School Investment Forum at Queens
Queens Trustee Alex Porter moderated an enlightening discussion with economists and investment experts who spoke about domestic and global opportunities and current trends in the investment world. Panelists included Joe Bossong, managing partner of ASI Healthcare, an independent research firm assisting institutional money managers with investment in the healthcare industry; Harry Bowen, Ph.D., professor of international business and finance, McColl School of Business; Randy Kincaid, Ph.D., profe
Transboundary Environmental Policy and Institutions along International Borders
Sustainability Seminar delivered on February 16, 2011 by UC Riverside Professor Linda Fernandez "Transboundary Environmental Policy and Institutions along International Borders." The seminar […]