History of the Copier
This 2:22 long video explains how a copier works and its invention by Carlson. It is also rated by the series.
The Life of Alexander Graham Bell Part 6/6
The Life of Alexander Graham Bell Part 6/6 - Learn about the legacy of Alexander Graham Bell. In this video you will learn about other inventions of Alexander Graham Bell, such as the metal detector. (03:12)
Libya rebels take Zawiyah
Aug 20 - Libyan rebels regain control of Zawiyah after taking the hospital in the strategic port city just 50km from Tripoli. Sunita Rappai reports.
Clog Removal Device
The Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation in the department for Biomedical Engineering at the Whiting School of Engineering hosts its annual Design Day to showcase student research.
Power transition in Afghanistan
July 24 - Coalition commanders hand over responsiblity for security to their Afghan counterparts in the northeastern part of the country. Andrew Raven reports.
Social work is a dynamic profession that is undergoing a period of significant change in Scotland. Social workers have the power to make assessments and decisions that radically alter people's lives. This unit introduces the law as it relates to social work and encourages an understanding of the context of the law in order to make sound decisions.
WB Yeats, Ireland and the Modern World - Professor Ronan McDonald
The ANU Centre for European Studies & the Embassy of Ireland hosted this public lecture by Professor Rónán McDonald as part of its program of activities for the Yeats Travelling Exhibition.
"We Irish, born into that ancient sect
But thrown upon this filthy modern tide"
Yeats's lines from his late poem 'The Statues' indicates two abiding poles of his work -- a concern with Ireland and a tremendous sense of inter
PURPLE! Magazine - Coming soon
PURPLE! Magazine is a new online sports publication from East Carolina University. The magazine features inspirational profiles of Pirate athletes as well as news about ECU athletics, campus recreation, club sports, cheerleading, dance team, and the Marching Pirates. Read PURPLE! online at www.ecu.edu/purple beginning August 26, 2011. GO PIRATES!
Prairie Provinces of Canada 1943
Educational film about the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and the northwest territories of Keewatin, Mackensie and Franklin in 1943. Footage from this subject is available for licensing from www.globalimageworks.com
Museum Matters: USC International Museum Institute and J. Paul Getty Museum Event
Education is at the heart of a museum's mission. Museums want to tell you things -- through object labels, audio tours, videos, brochures, websites and public programs. But is this really education? Not according to David Wilson, director of the Museum of Jurassic Technology (MJT). In a rousing discussion moderated by USC International Museum Institute director Selma Holo, David Wilson and artist Fred Wilson, who unearths and juxtaposes objects from museums' deep storage to uncover hidden storie
Effective Writing Skills
This selection features a slide show which provides six writing tips for better business communications ( use resonant characters, choose strong action verbs, place no more than eight words between the noun and verb, link information with explicit connectors, lead from old information to new, and use problem/solution/action paradigm). Each tip is clearly explained with an example. The tips discussed in the video can be applied to forms of writing other than business writing. ( 10:01)
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