Introduction to Cellular Respiration
The instructor uses software (and several colors for clarification) to offer an introduction to cellular respiration, glycolysis, the Kreb's Cycle, and the electron transport chain.
21F.311 Introduction to French Culture (MIT)
Ce cours est une introduction à la culture et la société françaises depuis la Révolution, mais surtout à partir du Second Empire. Nous tacherons de cerner ce qui définit la singularité francaise dans une perspective historique. Nous commencerons avec la notion "d'exception francaise" et de ce qui la constitue depuis la Révolution (La République, L'Universalisme, La Laicité, etc.) Nous explorerons l'impact de l
Computer Basics : What Is a DSL Modem?
A DSL modem, or digital subscriber line, sends digital signals over telephone lines in order for users to access the Internet. Find out how DSL modems convert Internet signals and provide cable ports for a router or Ethernet cable. English cpations. (1:14)
24.903 Language and its Structure III: Semantics and Pragmatics (MIT)
This course gives an introduction to the science of linguistic meaning. There are two branches to this discipline: semantics, the study of conventional, "compositional meaning", and pragmatics, the study of interactional meaning. There are other contributaries: philosophy, logic, syntax, and psychology. We will try to give you an understanding of the concepts of semantics and pragmatics and of some of the technical tools that we use.
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Stomp Out Hunger
October 26, 2013 marked the culmination in the month-long Stomp Out Hunger shoe drive. This drive brought together local schools, organizations, and businesses to impact others globally. Stomp Out Hunger began as a way to aid a local organization, Sole Food, who along with Shoeman Water Projects, turns unwanted shoes into food for the hungry by collecting shoes and selling them to local businesses in developing countries and using the funds to purchase food packaged by Friends Against Hunger t
Introduction to the UK Climate Impacts Program
Chris West, Director of the UK Climate Impacts Program, gives an introduction to UKCIP, its history and the reason why it stresses the importance of climate change adaptation, rather than climate change mitigation.
Lecture 5 13-14-Professional Development (COMP1205)
Lecture 5 13-14-Professional Development (COMP1205)
Japan has one of the most successful school systems in the world. It is also one of the most demanding school systems. In this video from Wide Angle, Ken Higashiguchi, a first-grader in a Japanese school, started preschool when he was only one year old. In the video, Ken is experiencing his second day of first grade. He has no problem reading the words of the school song with all of the other children. Ken’s teachers and parents have high expectations for him to be independent and to work
Subject Special: Technology In this subject special on technology, we feature a selection of podcast channels that will be of interest to young people and educators. The podcasts are from the technology category of our Podcast Directory for Educators. In this selection you can listen to extracts about a range of technology topics including W
In this subject special on technology, we feature a selection of podcast channels that will be of interest to young people and educators. The podcasts are from the technology category of our Podcast Directory for Educators. In this selection you can listen to extracts about a range of technology topics including W
Work/Energy Problem with Friction
A conservation of energy problem where all of the energy is not conserved. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Instructor uses different colors for clarification. Run time 10:04.
Nuclear Power - How it Works
This excellent seven-and-a-half mini-documentary shows through narration and computer animation how a nuclear generating station works.
Diversity Literacy Chimp Politics Reasoning Behind Day Light Savings Time How to Write College Admissions Essay A History of Flying Counting From 1 to 20 Explosion simulates mysterious Buncefield blast
In this video from The Human Spark, Alan Alda and scientist Franz de Waal observe the politics of two alpha male chimps who decide how they will share and distribute watermelons among female chimps in their group. While Stewart ignores the females’ request, Skip wins “political” clout by sharing his watermelon. De Waal notes that “keeping score” and “trading favors” are as essential in chimp society as they are in human society. (2mins)
How the new daylight savings dates affect the economy and energy consumption and safety. A quick overview from this one minute video.
This video is about things to use and avoid when writing the essay for your college admissions committee. Lots of good points are mentioned. A must read for all high school and junior college students to watch.
Video on flying airplanes with some science and history used.
A blue penguin jumps in the snow as the narrator sings the numbers from 1-20. Animation is good. The song is very simple. (1:33)
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Reasoning Behind Day Light Savings Time
How to Write College Admissions Essay
A History of Flying
Counting From 1 to 20
Explosion simulates mysterious Buncefield blast