Fossil fuels provide 95% of the world's total energy, yet are considered to be the largest contributing factor to global warming. Will you help us to develop sustainable solutions to secure future energy supplies? http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/impactcampaign
Stanford University: Center for the Study of Language and Information
The Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI) "is devoted to research in the emerging science of information, computing, and cognition." This "new science" is an interdisciplinary project that developed through a shared interest among computer scientists, linguists, logicians, philosophers, psychologists, and artificial intelligence researchers "in how agents, whether biological or artificial, acquire, process, and convey information." The Center, initiated by researchers from Stan
Breakingviews: James Gorman vs. Brian Moynihan
Which bank CEO has more to prove in 2012? Breakingviews columnists explain.
The Naked Underground: Female Samurai
In this video clip from The Naked Underground, Don Whitman is in Japan. He is dressed in a samurai suit, and participates in medieval combat with a female samurai. In the end, his loss means he has to pay honor to the female samurai.
Meningitis Research Foundation
Based in the United Kingdom, the Meningitis Research Foundation is a charity organization focused on the prevention and treatment of meningitis (and associated infections) through research and public education. The Foundation website describes common symptoms (with photographs); and contains a variety of specific information about meningitis and septicaemia. For health professionals, the site offers "guidance notes and protocols to promote best practice in the diagnosis and treatment of patients
Slope - Problem 3 of 3
This video is a continuation and presents another example that demonstrates how use the slope equation to calculate slope. (3:10)
How To Play Hangman
This short video provides insights into various methods of playing hangman. A good introduction.
Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
This US Geological Survey database provides information on nonindigenous aquatic species for resource professionals and the general public. Distribution maps and species information for a variety of aquatic vertebrate, invertebrate, and plant species includes photos, description of the life cycle, native and non-native habitat range, and potential impacts the non-native species has on its habitat. The site is easy to navigate; users can find information by species name, state, or drainage basin.
Inaugural Gandhi Oration - Professor Pat Dodson
Professor Pat Dodson, Professor of Indigenous Policy at UNSW, gives the Inaugural Gandhi Oration. The Gandhi Oration commemorates Martyrs' Day and is delivered by a person whose life's work exemplifies the ideals of Gandhi. Professor Patrick Dodson has shown great leadership promoting and fostering reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians and his work in this area has been marked by great tolerance and compassion.
What part does nuclear energy play in satisfying energy demands? This informational piece, part of a series about the future of energy, introduces students to the uranium atom as an energy source. Here students read about the history of nuclear energy, how energy is derived from uranium, and benefits of nuclear energy. Information is also provided about limitations, particularly disposal problems and radioactivity, and geographical considerations of nuclear power in the United States. Thought-pr
Learning Imaging Techniques!
During this activity, students will be introduced to the concepts of the challenge. They will generate ideas for solving the grand challenge first independently, then in small groups. Finally, as a class, students will compile their ideas with a visual as a learning supplement.
Go Public: Osteoporosis Brochure
Students will answer the Challenge Question and use the acquired learning from Lesson 1, “Fix the Hip Challenge” and Lesson 2, “Skeletal System Overview”to construct an informative brochure addressing osteoporosis and the role biomedical engineering plays in diagnosing and preventing this disease.
Adding and Subtracting Integers
In this video, students form a number line containing positive and negative numbers with each student holding a poster containing a number. The students demonstrate how to add and subtract integers using a number line. ( 1:29)
Tecnología de materiales industriales (2009)
Asignatura en la que se pretende que el alumno conozca los fundamentos básicos de la ciencia de los materiales, la clasificación de las diversas familias de materiales, sus propiedades, aplicaciones y comportamiento en servicio, y la tecnología desarrollada para la mejora de las propiedades de los materiales.
The Work of Music: Music and Psychology
A talk given at Wolfson College as part of a lecture series entitled "The Work of Music". Eric Clarke is Professor of Music at the Music Faculty, University of Oxford and Professorial Fellow at Wadham College, Oxford.
Renaissance Dance, Pavane
Contrapasso Renaissance Dancers filmed at Kronborg Castle, Denmark
Marshall County Courthouse
Use of this image is restricted to projects related to Destination Indiana.,Marshall County Journey
Evaluating Polynomials Using Synthetic Division - Problem 2 of 2
This video is a continuation and presents another example that demonstrates how to use synthetic division to evaluate a third-degree polynomial function. (1:54)