MSU/Mexico: New Initiatives
Michigan State University students and faculty making a difference in the lives of children in Mexico.
Senior Montage: NYIT Commencement 2012
Images and Video of the NYIT Class of 2012 shown at the NYIT Commencement on May 20, 2012 Congrats to all the graduates!
MSU Faculty conversations: Jeff Andresen
Jeff Andresen, associate professor in the Department of Geography and the state climatologist for Michigan, talks about how Michigan's climate has changed during the past 100 years and how future changes might impact Michigan agriculture. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/faculty-conversations-jeff-andresen
Forms of Government
Politics in the United States
I'm Passing and I know it!
Butterflies of the British Isles
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Discrete Random Variables: Hypergeometric (optional)
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module describes the properties of a hypergeometric experiment and hypergeometric probability distribution. This module is included in the Collaborative Statistics textbook/collection as an […]
"System of Rice Intensification" in Cambodia.
The System of Rice Intensification (SRI) is an organic method of increasing the yield of rice. The method was developed in the 1980s by Henri de Laulanie in Madagascar.
Story Hour in the Library featuring Walter Kirn
Walter Kirn is the author of eight books including Up in the Air, which was made into a movie starring George Clooney, and his newest Blood Will Out, a memoir of his friendship with the impostor and convicted murder, Clark Rockefeller. The New York Times has commented that "No one mines his own life in the service of understanding the American experience better than Walter Kirn." A contributing editor to Time magazine, Kirn's work has appeared in the New York Times, GQ, Vogue, New York and Esqui
A Conversation with Wendy Kopp | Institute of Politics
Wendy Kopp, founder of Teach for America (TFA) and co-founder and current CEO of Teach For All, discussed efforts to engage TFA alumni in the fight for educational equity in the United States with HKS Dean David Ellwood. Kopp spoke on social entrepreneurship and the socioeconomic struggles faced by students and teachers in failing schools as well as her recent work with Teach for All including a new focus on expanding programming to meet educational needs of low-income students all over the worl
Virtual Maths, Cylinder Voids - Calculating volume
Interactive simulation with exercises and video demonstrating the use of auger piling and showing how to calculate the volume of cocrete needed to fill the cylindrical voids.
Classe de Francais de MmeT
Panel Discussion at the LSI
A discussion group dealing with sustainability issues at the launch event of the Leeds sustainability Institute in April 2012. For more details please visit http://www.leedsmet.ac.uk/research/leeds-sustainability-institute.htm
Chapter 02 - Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
Chapter 2: The Hunt. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Cori Samuel. (06:28)
Rate Tornado Damage (Interactive)
The whirling winds of tornadoes can produce damage that ranges from broken tree limbs to a block of houses swept from their foundations. They can inflict utter devastation across a wide swath of land or, remarkably, destroy one house and leave others on either side largely untouched. In this interactive activity from NOVA Online, you will evaluate scenes of destruction utilizing the most widely used scale for assessing a tornado's intensity, the Fujita scale.
Dividing Polynomials Long Division
This 5:47 long video uses a lecture format and explains that when dividing polynomials, you can use either long division or synthetic division to arrive at an answer. Using long division, dividing polynomials
is easy. We simply write the fraction in long division form by putting
the divisor outside of the bracket and the divided inside the bracket.
After the polynomial division is set up, the same process is followed with long division with numbers. The video can be stopped t