Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 8. Understanding Energy
Energy lights our homes, fuels our transportation systems, and much more, but affordable energy is in limited supply. In this session, look at the global impact of these limits and see how being smart about using energy will become more important in our daily lives.,This segment explores the question "Where does our energy come from, and what are all the costs of using it?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Discovery Kids - Mundo de Cuentos y Fábulas (canción de Doki)
Aquí tienen una canción de Doki (Discovery Kids) que se llama, "Mundo de Cuentos y Fábulas." Pensé que esta canción estaría bien para aprender después de una unidad de fábulas. (1:01)
Traviesa por el desierto florido - episodio 1
Después de cuidar su propia plantita en un vaso de yogur, Cleo se traslada hasta un fenómeno impresionante: el Desierto Florece. Allí conoce el mundo subterráneo como una semilla que se vuelve flor y
se comunica con el resto de la naturaleza. (6:56)
Traviesa por el desierto florido - episodio 2
Después de cuidar su propia plantita en un vaso de yogur, Cleo se
traslada hasta un fenómeno impresionante: el Desierto Florece. Allí conocerá en el mundo subterráneo como una semilla se vuelve flor y
se comunica con el resto de la naturaleza jugando con sus amigos
insectos, flores y picaflores. (5:20)
Jesse Jackson: Aftermath of King Assassination
In this History Channel video clip, view an interview with Jesse Jackson and listen to see how emotional it still is him, to sit down and talk about Martin Luther King and how he was killed right next to him some years ago. (1:38)
Jaws - Aftermath of Jaws
Shark experts talk about how Jaws did a disservice to sharks by awakening peoples paranoia about them. The video has interviews with these people and others about the hate for sharks that was created by the film. It also calls attention for the need for more education about sharks and the importance to protect them. (2:02)
Web Science and Data Analytics Course
Web Science and Data Analytics Course
PLoS Biology: Converging Currents in Climate-Relevant Conservation: Water, Infrastructure, and Insti
The conservation community has not fully accounted for the implications of climate change to our work, which has become integrated with economic development in recent decades. Many of the largest impacts on ecosystems and species come from infrastructure investments, especially water infrastructure. Given the sensitivity of the water cycle to climate change, there is a high risk of long-lived water infrastructure developing such severe mismatches with its ambient climate that the investment both
Hollywood Cemetery: Thoughts 1 of 12
Narrator tells basic information about Richmond Garden Cemetery. This cemetery has a lot of biking, runners, and tourists viewing it on a daily basis, in addition to inspiring local artists. Part 1 of 12. Length 1:39
21L.451 Introduction to Literary Theory (MIT)
This subject focuses on the ways in which we read, providing an overview of some of the different strategies of reading, comprehending and engaging with literary texts developed in the twentieth century. The course is organized around specific theoretical paradigms. In each case our task will be, first, to work through the selected reading in order to see how it determines or defines the task of literary interpretation; second, to locate the limits of each particular approach; and finally, to tr
Honour Killing Across Culture and Time: Official opening
Professor Andrew Leigh performs the official opening of the 'Honour Killing Across Culture and Time' conference at The Australian National University in December 2011. The concept of honour has been linked to violence historically in Western culture, particularly through Greek mythology and Shakespearean tragedy. The play, Troilus and Cressida in particular, presents a classic formulation of violence justified through masculine conceptions of honour. As this literary reference indicates, it is
Planet Hallway-A Tour of Planets Created by 3rd grade students
An amazing alternate universe of crazy and creative planets dazzle and impress everyone who attends open house. 3rd graders created their own planets to celebrate learning about space. (4:34)
"Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out" Poem by Shel Silverstein
Students will enjoy this classic poem by Shel Silverstein. This would be a great resource to help with a creative writing project especially using descriptions. The very end appears to be cute off. (2:50)
ResNet 2013: Student Technology Conference Promo
Watch what could happen if you don't attend the The Student Technology Conference at Purdue University in 2013.
South Bend Director of Public Works Gary Gilot
South Bend Director of Public Works Gary Gilot explains the city's water management challenges that were solved by an innovative new technology system created by Notre Dame, the City of South Bend, IBM and Enmet.
Science Bulletins: Cocaine's Tug-of-War in the Brain
Scientists from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine are probing neurons in the brain's reward center to learn why cocaine can be so addictive. A recent study reveals that the drug activates two different types of nerve cells. An imbalance in these cells may fuel cocaine addiction.
Science Bulletins: When Young Brains Become Social
A brain imaging study from MIT and Yale researchers reveals the neural regions underlying social cognition—the ability to recognize other people's thoughts and feelings—in children aged 6 to 11.
Science Bulletins: Swine Flu: Seeking Genetic Clues
Scientists are quickly sequencing the genes of the swine flu virus, officially called influenza A H1N1, from thousands of patients around the world. These genomes offer critical insight into the extent of the outbreak and the virus's evolutionary changes to help inform diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
15.220 Global Strategy and Organization (MIT)
Companies today confront an increasing array of choices regarding markets, locations for key activities, outsourcing and ownership modes, and organization and processes for managing across borders. This course provides students with the conceptual tools necessary to understand and work effectively in today's interconnected world by developing strategic perspectives that link this changing environment, the state of the global industry, and the capabilities and position of the firm. The goal of th
Dynasties: The Mongol Empire- Part 1/5
History Channel video about Khubilai Khan and the Mongols. He made Beijing the capital of the biggest empire the world had ever seen. [10:00]