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Making a Liquid Xylophone
Students design musical instruments inspired by what they learn in an experiment with beakers of different liquids. In the "research and investigate" stage of design, they experiment to determine the general relationship between pitch (frequency) and liquid density. They use their results to draw designs for instruments that can create sound at several different pitches.
Urdu Taster Lesson: Parts of the Body - Picture cards
Urdu Taster Lesson: Parts of the Body - Picture cards.
Spanish Catholic Missions and Border History
Using a travel journal and sketches of Catholic missions in southern Texas, this module investigates religion and colonialism in the Americas.
Streams 2 - Computer Science 61A Fall 2007
Streams 2. From CS 61A The Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs - Fall 2007. Introduction to programming and computer science. This course exposes students to techniques of abstraction at several levels: (a) within a programming language, using higher-order functions, manifest types, data-directed programming, and message-passing; (b) between programming languages, using functional and rule-based languages as examples. It also relates these techniques to the practical problems of im
Return to nursing practice
Return to nursing practice
Article :: Style Your Website for Multiple Devices Using Dreamweaver CS5.5
To get a site to work properly across multiple devices used to be more a challenge than it is today. For instance, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5 has built-in tools that help you design for multiple devices including personal computers, tablets, and phones. In this article, Adobe expert Brian Wood shows you how to use CSS3 media queries, Multiscreen Preview, and various other tools, to easily take your design and get it to work on different devices.
Science Bulletins: Chernobyl's Birds Adapt to Radiation
The Chernobyl nuclear disaster had a high ecological cost, with local wildlife suffering from physical deformities and reduced populations. The site has since emerged as a unique environment for scientists to study the long-term effects of continuous radiation exposure on plants and animals. A recent study showed that many bird species are surprisingly adaptable to life in highly radioactive areas. Science Bulletins is a production of the National Center for Science Literacy, Education, and Te
"Kana, Spring 2010"
"Learning hiragana and katakana is an important part of reading and speaking Japanese. The following pages contain: Hiragana - stroke order videos, pronunciation, and vocabulary for each character; reading and listening audio exercises; handouts on how to construct words and sentences; interactive quizzes testing character recognition; and printable worksheets to practice writing characters. Katakana - pronunciation and vocabulary for each character; reading and listening audio exercises; inte
Galbraith Was Right About Advertising
Now that I have your attention, rest assured that even when John Kenneth Galbraith got something right, he got it wrong. One of the signature ideas for
which Galbraith is known is the Dependence Effect, which states that advertising convinces people that they need things that they don’t really need. In
Galbraith’s own words, “If the individual’s wants are urgent, they must b
Now that I have your attention, rest assured that even when John Kenneth Galbraith got something right, he got it wrong. One of the signature ideas for which Galbraith is known is the Dependence Effect, which states that advertising convinces people that they need things that they don’t really need. In Galbraith’s own words, “If the individual’s wants are urgent, they must b
US History Overview 1 of 3: Jamestown to the Civil War
Mr. Khan of Khan Academy focuses on the beginning of colonial history. This is very brief; instructor needs to supplement with more information. Mr. Khan admittedly skips over a large block of years. This segment is Jamestown to the Civil War (18:28)
Digital Youth Portrait: Cameron
My name is Cameron, and I live in Indiana. I have my own Mac, and I just love making movies and stuff like that. I'm a very visual learner. If our teacher describes something that maybe I don't understand, I go back and look at it. Then I picture it, and I think, "Now, what would that look like if I put it on film or on the green screen?" At school, at home, and on the road with his hockey team, Cameron experiments and innovates with his laptop, editing software, and a homemade green screen
A Place for Students to track their sporting performance A space for students to track and develop their sporting performance, at whatever level they play and whichever sport. Ask students to key in statistics from each match and generate a graph and analyse the
data - great for numeracy activities. Students can also keep a diary t
A space for students to track and develop their sporting performance, at whatever level they play and whichever sport. Ask students to key in statistics from each match and generate a graph and analyse the
Ergonomie : Gezond computeren Uitgebreide lesvoorbereiding (groepswerk, presentatie) over ergonomie. Aan de hand van een stripverhaal worden de problemen rond gezond computeren aangekaart.
Uitgebreide lesvoorbereiding (groepswerk, presentatie) over ergonomie. Aan de hand van een stripverhaal worden de problemen rond gezond computeren aangekaart.
Moynihan's window for action is 6-12 months: BofA shareholder
Aug. 24 - Bank of America shareholder and CEO of Finger Interest Jonathan Finger says CEO Brian Moynihan has six to 12 months to turn the bank's fortunes around before the board takes action.
Does Ethics Stop Us From Cloning?
This medical video looks into the ethical argument behind cloning. It provides an overview of what the process is about and how some people consider it a moral problem. The video is a good start for a debate, but the video is dated in terms of research and government restrictions. (03:20)
Dagmar Sternad on the Brain's Control of Human Movement
Prof. Dagmar Sternad is researching how the brain controls functional movement - data that can then be used to help those with neurological disorders.
Hurricane Florence with Inset of VR Operator
An interactive exploration of a computational model of Hurricane Florence using an immersive environment controlled by a boom, with an inset of the boom operator.