Ancient Observatories (Pt 4): Mayan Astronomy
Fourth segment of NASA Connect Ancient Observatories describing the Ancient Mayan civilization and their accomplishments. (05:30)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Convection Causes Wind: Part 1
Convection is very difficult to see.  The video is a narrative, step-by-step demonstration that includes good explanations. This activity provides a way for students to actually see convection and helps them understand what causes wind.  (2:48)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

On the Surface

Surface science examines how surfaces react with each other at the molecular level. The atoms at the surface are different than those atoms in the center of an object, making the atoms much more reactive than those inside. This program explores a variety of real world applications of this particular property.

Author(s): No creator set

21eTeacher: Explore video
A video about the second E in Nortel LearniT's lesson plan model. This is the section where the student investigates the topic more thoroughly. In these lessons the investigation takes the form of Internet research but it could equally include original research and the use of a variety of problem solving techniques. What is important is that the students are given the opportunity to "free wheel" their way through the materials and not be over directed. We all know however, that they will need so
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Georgian Britain - the second British Empire
Georgian Britain - the second British Empire
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Weather : What Causes Wind-Driven Currents?
Wind-driven currents are caused by the return of large circulation cells, of which there are three between the equator and the poles. Find out how circulation cells also move heat over the planet with help from the chair of a department of environmental studies in this video (02:29) on wind-driven currents.

Expert: Jack Hall
Bio: Dr. Jack Hall is the department chair in the department of environmental studies at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.
Filmmaker:

Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Politics in 60 seconds. Utopia
Dr Lucy Sargisson defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on Utopia as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Dr Lucy Sargisson, School of Politics and International Relations Dr Lucy Sargisson is an Associate Professor of Politics at the University of Nottingham. She is an active member of the profession, serving on
Author(s): Sargisson L. M. Dr

License information
Related content

Except for third party materials (materials owned by someone other than The University of Nottingham) and where otherwise indicated, the copyright in the content provided in this resource is owned by

The future of retail banking?
Can banking integrate seamlessly with the day-to-day activities of consumers and interactions with their finances? Travis Ledwith explains how this might be possible.

What Is Ammonia?
Ammonia is a chemical compound molecule that is made of one part
nitrogen and three parts hydrogen. It plays an extremely important role
in the nitrogen cycle. Identify ammonia by its pungent smell with advice
from a science tutor in this video.

Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Top 10 Tips For Peak Performance
Because an athlete's schedule is often so busy, good nutrition can often take a back seat. UW Medical Center Dietician, Alysun Deckert, provides 10 easy nutrition tips to help athletes stay on track and reach their peak performance.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Israel map throughout history
Israel map throughout history (No sound)

Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Helen Keller, Part VI
This is sixth and final segment from the Discovery Channel/Education series. This video is an animated biography of Helen Keller aimed at elementary school children.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Easter Sunday Service - 4/20/14 at 11:00 AM
All are welcome. Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Luke Powery, Dean of Duke Chapel.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Jeff Gold Inaugural Lecture - The Leader's Conundrum or 'You cannot lift yourself up by your own shi
The aim of the lecture will be to do demonstrate the need to challenge continuing traditional images of leaders, often depicted at the apex of things, on top of a hill or at the centre of a complex web of activity. I will argue that those nominated as leaders MUST become aware of what I will call the leader's conundrum and complement their inspiration with 99 x perspiration. To appreciate this call, attendees to the lecture as respectfully asked to do the following just before the lecture: a.
Author(s): Jeff Gold,Leeds Metropolitan University

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

Talking Tolkien: The influences of Medieval Literature on the Fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien
Stuart Lee and Elizabeth Solopova discuss the influences of medieval literature on the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fidelio Overature-Beethoven
In this clip, Herbert von Karajan conducts the Berlin Philharmonic as it plays the Overture to Beethoven's Fidelio (the later title given to his only opera, originally called Leonore).
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Beethoven Symphony No. 5, 1st mvt
Telecast March 22, 1952 from Carnegie Hall, New York City.  Toscanini conducts the NBC Symphony Orchestra playing the first movement of Beethoven's famous Symphony Number 5.  (06:07)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Moonlight Sonata
This video plays Beethoven's Moolight Sonata while showing photographs of the composer. (6:21)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Beethoven Fur Elise (Piano Music)
Fur Elise is one of Beethoven's most popular piano solos.  It was originally named Bagatelle in A minor for solo piano, marked poco moto, dated 27 April 1810.  Atsuko Seta plays Beethoven's fur Elise piano music in a Live Recording in Toyono Jubel Hall 2007. (3:24)

Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Beethoven Minuet in G played in The Pump Room, Bath
Ludwig van Beethoven's Minuet in G major is a composition originally written for orchestra, but was lost and only an arrangement for piano has survived. It has become very popular.  This rendition of Minuet in G on the Piano is played by Jools Scott in a performance in the Pump Room, in Bath, England.  (1:59)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content