Stave 1 - A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Stave I: Marley's Ghost. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox.
Physical Resources: Water, Pollution, and Minerals - Chapter Introduction
In this module, the Chapter "Physical Resources: Water, Pollution, and Minerals" is introduced.
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A Study of the N/A/R (Narrative/Analysis/Research) Rubric as an Assessment Tool and its Impact on Le
Student assessment needs to be an integral part of online teaching and learning. With online education rapidly growing at the university level, faculty members need to have sound practices of […]
Greeks fear tough 2012
Jan 1 - Greeks fear 2012 will be even worse than 2011 as their debt-laden country enters its fifth year of recession. Nick Rowlands reports.
Celebrating Explosive Chemistry
July Fourth: A day for picnics, parades and chemistry. Bassam Shakhashiri, chemistry professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, explains some of the science of fireworks. (1:32)
Give It A Shake, Cornstarch Comes Alive
Science Friday brings you a science fair project for the recession: combine cornstarch and water and make a fluid with bizarre physical properties, on the cheap. Physicists Robert Deegan, of the University of Michigan, and Harry Swinney, of the University of Texas at Austin, explain why the mixture comes to life under the right conditions. (3:40)
Inspire Innovation: Tokyo
On Friday, November 11, 2011, the Carnegie Mellon University Alumni Chapter in Japan hosted a celebration of CMU's Inspire Innovation campaign and the 25th anniversary of the chapter. The event was headlined by a panel discussion about the global economy featuring CMU Trustee Yoshiaki Fujimori, MBA (TPR'81), President and CEO, JS Group Corporation; Jared L. Cohon, President, Carnegie Mellon University; Robert M. Dammon, Dean, CMU Tepper School of Business; and Robert Alan Feldman, Managing Direc
Removing Intestinal Worms and Parasites from a 3 Year Old
Removing Intestinal Worms and Parasites from a 3 Year Old
Pope calls for peace education
Jan 1 - During his New Year Mass, Pope Benedict says new generations must be educated in justice and peace to avoid further conflict. Sunita Rappai reports.
CBS Show Time Spanish – Lesson 36
¡Estamos de vuelta! It’s been a few weeks since our last episode of Show Time Spanish, and this has been the result of major server problems. We’ve completed a migration of all our content to new servers today, and we’re delighted to be back with a new episode of Show Time Spanish in which Mark [...]
Facts About the Earth's Moon
This animated video provides facts about the moon, Earth's only satellite. Facts included are that the moon is the brightest object in the solar system after the sun and is the only celestial body in which humans have landed. ( 1:02)
Tally Charts and Bar Graphs
How to use tally charts to record survey data and use a bar graph to show the results. Animated and about three minutes in duration.
Twin probes begin moon mapping mission
Jan. 2 - After a three month spaceflight, a twin set of lunar probes has reached the moon. NASA intends to use the orbiters to create a precise map of the moon's gravitational field. Researchers hope the data will answer questions about the composition of the moon's core and how it was formed. Ben Gruber reports.
Italians fear tough 2012
Jan 2 - Italians prepare for a lean 2012 as the country's austerity reforms kick into action. Nick Rowlands reports.
Monitors amid the devastation in Syria
Jan. 2 - Arab League Secretary General Nabil Elaraby says Syria's military has withdrawn from residential areas in Syria. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Syrians beseech observers amid gunfire
Jan. 2 - Amateur video from Syria purportedly shows large crowds in several cities calling on Arab League monitors to help end the violence. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Microeconomía I (2011)
El objeto de estudio de la asignatura es el análisis del papel de los mercados en el proceso social de asignación de los recursos escasos. Partiendo de modelos básicos de elección del consumidor y de la empresa se fundamentan modelos más generales sobre el funcionamiento de los mercados. A la vez que se presentan estos modelos estandarizados se introduce al alumno en la construccción y manejo de modelos microeconómicos sencillos.
Juvenile Common Lionfish
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a juvenile Common Lionfish. A striking, boldly-patterned fish, the common lionfish (Pterois volitans) has distinctive bands of red and white stripes and conspicuous, elongated, fan-like fins. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Terrorism, Peace and Other Inconsistencies
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Terrorism, Peace and Other Inconsistencies" in the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. This course addresses a set of inter-related questions that have become central to peace and security in the modern era, at both the domestic and international levels: What is the history and rationale for contemporary terrorism, including suicide terrorism? What does the rise of al-Qaeda terror mean for a host of pro
Authors@Google: Tyler Shores "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo & Philosophy"
Tyler Shores visits Google's Mountain View, CA headquarters to talk about "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and Philosophy." Covering a wide-ranging number of topics -- from the ethics of revenge; Aristotle; Immanuel Kant; and the morality behind "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" series -- this philosophy book provides readers with ample opportunity for further reflection on the best-selling novels by Stieg Larsson. In this Authors@Google talk, Tyler discusses such questions as: what is it that m