Rwanda marks 20th anniversary of genocide with vigil
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe April 7 - Rwandan president leads nation with a candlelight vigil to commemorate victims of the country's genocide 20 years ago. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financ
Northwest PRECEDENT: State of the Network Address
PRECEDENT Co-Director Tim DeRouen, PhD opens the meeting with his annual State of the Network address.
West Market Street, Indianapolis
The Traction Terminal Shed was torn down in 1968. The Terminal Building was torn down in April, 1972. Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance Company built on the lot. Today a hotel and parking garage occupy the site. [ca.1985],Appears in Destination Indiana 15
Eisenhower on the Second Berlin Crisis
In November 1958, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev demanded that Western forces pull out of West Berlin in six months. On March 16, 1959, in a radio and television report to the American people, President Eisenhower speaks of the escalating Cold War tensions over Berlin, stressing that the United States will not give in to pressure from the USSR. (1:11)
Newbie Lesson S5 #20 - You’re Going to be Late for the Flight in Japan!
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! As you dream merrily of kittens and puppies in rainbows in your comfortable Japanese bed, suddenly you hear screaming in Japanese. Certainly the kittens aren’t that angry…or at least, they aren’t speaking in Japanese if they are! Rousing from slumber, you open one eye cautiously to make sure a ferocious Japanese [...]
An Integrated 3D Geodatabase for Palladio's Work
The paper presents a novel digital 3D GIS web-based system entirely founded on Google Earth, built to offer a deep insight into Palladio's opera for restitution of its architectural surveys, reconstruction for historical reasons, analysis for structural and other options, and assembly and presentation of all certified Palladian documentation.The development of the application follows the philosophy of visual computing and it is based on an architectural knowledge representation.The information s
How to Play Softball
This 2:42 long video is an introduction into the game of softball, but it spends a great deal of time on the style of the game, like slow pitch or
fast pitch and always involves two teams. The video is limited in that it does not tell how to play the game, just the fact that softball is played in many different forms..
Platon - La politica parte 15 de 16
Entre sus obras más importantes se cuentan: la República, en la cual elabora la filosofía política de un estado ideal; el Fedro, en el que desarrolla una compleja e influyente teoría psicológica; el Timeo, un influyente ensayo de cosmogonía, cosmología racional, física y escatología, influido por las matemáticas pitagóricas; y el Teeteto, el primer estudio conocido sobre filosofía de la ciencia. (14:57)
Tripoli Airport under renewed shelling
Libyan militia fighters with anti-aircraft guns and mortars transform Tripoli Airport into a battlefield, cutting off the Libyan capital from the outside world. Vanessa Johnston 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, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, n
Andrea Pisano, Reliefs for the Florence Campanile, c. 1336
Andrea Pisano, Reliefs for the Campanile in Florence, c. 1336 Speakers: David Drogin and Beth Harris (5:59)
Quasars - Khan Academy
Nanobots (Interactive Game)
In this game, learners investigate the very different behavior of forces at the nanoscale as they navigate nano-size robots of their own design across a challenging terrain.
How to Use "Museum Box" (Virtual Storage Box)
Museum Box is a site that provides the tools for teachers and students to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box. What items, for example, would you put in a box to describe your life; the life of a Victorian Servant or Roman soldier; or to show that slavery was wrong and unnecessary? You can display anything from a text file to a movie. You can also view and comment on the museum boxes submitted by others. A great site that
SAT Prep: Test 2, Section 3, Part 6
Students, improve your math SAT score! The instructor uses an electronic chalkboard to model problems. This video is appropriate for high school students. Uses a textbook (the official SAT study guide) commonly found in bookstores, but it is not absolutely necessary as the narrator does all work on the screen.
Gauge Pressure, Absolute Pressure, and Pressure Measurement
Chessboard Algebra and Function Machines
Lesson Objective:Students find the rule that determines the number of chessboard squares. Questions to Consider:See how Ms. Bottomley uses a function machine to have students predict the ruleHow does the lesson help students see the difference between additive and multiplicative patterns?What about the lesson helps students be successful with this complex pattern?Common Core StandardsMath.4.OA.2, Math.4.OA.5
William W. Ashby Investment Lecture Series on Value Investing
William W. Ashby discusses Value Investing and the Ashby Speaker Series.
Andrew Jackson's Controversial Decisions
During his presidency, Andrew Jackson was determined to change Washington and change the United States of America. In this video clip, find out how Andrew Jackson's controversial Indian Removal Act paved the way for The Trail of Tears. (3:31)
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The Great Gravity Escape
Students use water balloons and a length of string to understand how gravity and the velocity of a spacecraft balance to form an orbit. They see that when the velocity becomes too great for gravity to hold onto an object, the object escapes the gravity of the sun or planet that it orbits.