Classical Music and Intelligence
Classical Music and Intelligence - How does music exert such extraordinary effects on our emotions? To what extent does it depend upon our nature (biological rhythms, instinctive reactions to certain sound patterns) and to what extent experience (e.g. conditioned associations, nostalgia)? Particular attention is given to the tension-reduction and optimal uncertainty theories of musical enjoyment. (04:07)
The Story Keepers Bible Easter Story-Part 1 of 9
In part one of this animated video, children will be introduced to Nero (an evil ruler) and a kind man named Ben who hides Christians. Ben begins telling the story of Jesus and Judas. This is a good resource for introducing the Easter story to children. Content is appropriate for elementary age students. Part one of nine. (9:51)
The Story Keepers Easter Bible Story-Part 3 of 9
In part 3 of this animated Easter video, Ben the baker continues to try to get to his family who is being held hostage by evil guards. The story continues of Jesus' betrayal by His own disciples. Ben's family is saved but the family must leave Rome. This is a wonderful teaching resource to introduce or retell the Easter story to children. Content is appropriate for elementary aged children. Part 3 of 9. (9:00)
Maps, Time, and World History
What tools do world historians use in the study of history? This unit begins the study of world history by examining its use of geographical and chronological frameworks: how they have shaped the understanding of world history and have been used to chart the past. (28:29)
Visiting Adventure and Outdoor Education Centres
Guidelines for teachers before bringing a class group on a trip to an adventure or outdoor education centre. This includes equipment their class should bring with them and safety standards that should be expected.
18. Thank You For Calling (Listen Up & Learn)
Learn Italian with www.LearnItalianPod.com – Episode #18 of the fun-to-practice and extra-useful “Listen Up & Learn” lesson series is entitled “Thank You For Calling” – It’s just past lunchtime and you decide to kick-start the afternoon with some shopping, determined to buy those great Italian shoes you saw the other day. So, you call the [...]
Economic Update on WBAI 99.5FM April 2nd - State and Local Taxes
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Economic Update on WBAI 99.5FM April 9th - Economic Democracy
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Different Characteristics of HHV-6 Encephalitis Between Primary Infection and Viral Reactivation - Y
Different Characteristics of HHV-6 Encephalitis Between Primary Infection and Viral Reactivation - Y. Kawamura
The power of graphics should not the underestimated. They can express information clearly and simply. This unit will help you to assess which style of graphic to use in different situations.
Is it living or non living?
Once completed, students will have a deeper understanding of what is living and non living. Students will be able to identify the characteristics of non living and living things and will be able to classify them in an environment.
Fractions with Grandpa
Get into action and play with fractions!
Telling Tommies' tales The National Archives UK posted a photo: Description: Roll of honour for staff members at the Great Western Railway office in Paddington, London, who went to war. Read letters from th
The National Archives UK posted a photo:
Description: Roll of honour for staff members at the Great Western Railway office in Paddington, London, who went to war. Read letters from th
Plants That Aren't Plants: Mosses and Lichens
Mosses and lichens are not given much attention in introductory biology laboratory courses, in part because instructors lack skills necessary to cover the topic-namely, moss leaf cross sectioning and lichen chemical spot tests. Acquiring confidence in just these two techniques, as well as familiarity with basic terminology, lays a foundation for further investigation.
A tadpole is what hatches out of the egg that was laid by the adult frog. It lives in water and swims using its tail. It has gills and breathes underwater.
Stratospheric Ozone Transport in the Northern Hemisphere (2-19-92 - 3-19-92)
This animation, derived from both remote sensing measurements of ozone and a computational ozone transport model, illustrates the complexity of ozone transport in the stratosphere.
Sleeping Beauty Invades Rat's Genome
Knockouts are not just for Mice anymore. Aron Geurts and Howard Jacob from the Medical College of Wisconsin talk about their plans for creating transgenic rats using the Sleeping beauty transposon. Coming out of work pioneered by Colin Bishop's lab, Geurts and Jacob describe how the Sleeping Beauty system can be used to make transgenic rats and their plans to make the phenotype data from these rats available via the MCW PGA website (http://pga.mcw.edu) and the strains themselves accessible via a
My favorite recipe
Op het einde van deze les kun je, je eigen favoriete recept in het Engels opschrijven.
WSU Scuba Diving Among Most Successful University Programs in Nation
Hundreds of miles from the nearest ocean and nearly a hundred miles from a large freshwater lake, Barry Moore probably has certified more divers through the National Association of Underwater Instructors than any other active NAUI instructor. For more about this story, click here:
Plenary Session Keynote Address by Michelle Bachelet, Introduction by Penn President Amy Gutmann
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon opened the fifth annual meeting of the Global Colloquium of University Presidents on Monday, April 4, 2011, in a public address at the University of Pennsylvania on empowering women. http://www.upenn.edu/president/global_colloquium/home The Colloquium, a select group of university presidents from around the world, convened annually to discuss a topic of immediate concern to the secretary-general, addressed the challenge of "Empowering Women to Chang