Geology student 'digs' fuel
On average, Americans spend two and half hours of each day in the car, but many don’t take the time to think about where the vehicle’s fuel comes from. Erica Gerweck, geology student, spent summer 2014 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, as an intern for Chestnut Exploration and Development, Inc. surveying for oil. Gerweck spent a majority of her time mapping out the land and surveying the area. Near the end of her internship, she was asked to decide on a spot in the field that she felt would be fit for dr
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.
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Lesson 05 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 5 of One Minute Romanian you will learn to say that you're learning Romanian. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s):
Rep. James Clyburn: 2014 National Book Festival
Rep. James Clyburn appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. Speaker Biography: James Clyburn has served as both the U.S. representative for South Carolina's 6th Congressional District since 1993 and the assistant democrat leader since 2011. He previously served as House majority whip from 2007 until 2011. As third highest-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, Congressman Clyburn's prominent position in Washington has given him the opportuni
Dr. Anthony Levinson on the Optimal Aging Portal
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Claire Messud: 2014 National Book Festival
Claire Messud appears at the 2014 Library of Congress National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. Speaker Biography: Claire Messud made her noteworthy debut as a novelist with "When the World Was Steady," which was nominated for the PEN/Faulkner award. 'The Emperor's Children," published in 2006, was a New York Times best-seller and was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Her most recent novel is her sixth, "The Woman Upstairs" (Vintage/Random House). Messud has taught creative writing at the
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick
How to calculate the volume of a brick, guide (pdf)
Away from Kobani, Syria's other civil war rages on
While the focus of Western attention is on Islamic State and its attempt to take the border town of Kobani in northern Syria, other rebel groups are still clashing with government forces elsewhere in the country, according to videos uploaded to social media. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider,
The Respiratory System : Trachea and Bronchi (16:04)
This video continues our look at the Respiratory System, with the trachea and the bronchi. This is Lesson 4 in our Respiratory System series. This is part of our Anatomy and Physiology lecture series. (06:23)
The AIG Lawsuit: Biting the Hand that Feeds You?
Penn law professor David Skeel discusses whether shareholders of AIG have a case.
Changing Seasons and Color
Most green plants found on Earth contain a variation of pigments that are responsible for color However, when seasons change, we often see a change in color in plants. Chlorophyll, one such pigment, is a molecule that absorbs sunlight and uses it to synthesize carbohydrates from carbon dioxide and water. It is also a photoreceptor that makes green plants green. Both variations of Chlorophyll ,Chlorophyll a and Chlorophyll b, are effective photoreceptors because they contain a network of alternat
Learning space evaluation
The subject of physical learning space has in recent years become increasingly complex This reflection examines what evidence exists in this area
4.1.1 Too much underlining and highlighting The challenge, especially when you are new to a subject, is to avoid underlining or highlighting everything. Everything seems important, so how do you know what to leave out? If you make too many markings, you defeat your purpose; nothing stands out. The trick is to highlight o
The challenge, especially when you are new to a subject, is to avoid underlining or highlighting everything. Everything seems important, so how do you know what to leave out?
If you make too many markings, you defeat your purpose; nothing stands out. The trick is to highlight o
21A.110 Anthropological Theory (MIT)
This course introduces students to some of the major social theories and debates that inspire and inform anthropological analysis. Over the course of the semester, we will investigate a range of theoretical propositions concerning such topics as agency, structure, subjectivity, history, social change, power, culture, and the politics of representation. Ultimately, all theories can be read as statements about human beings and the worlds they create and inhabit. We will approach each theoretical p
This case study describes the use of pod casts to support and enhance student decision making in the development and running of a new simulated company using business simulation software