Andy Weir: "The Martian" | Talks at Google
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first men to walk on the surface of Mars. Now, he may be the first man to die there. You can find the book on Google Books: http://goo.gl/fKpFjU Andy Weir's brilliant debut novel The Martian ( is a gripping story of survival against all odds...set in space. Wise cracking astronaut Watney is a member of Ares 3, the third manned mission to Mars, scheduled for a two month assignment. After an epic dust storm threatens the crew's ascent they are
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Revisiting The Moon
Evidence suggests there may be deposits of ice within craters at the
poles of the moon. If this proves to be the case, Planetary Scientist
Dr. Paul Spudis says it could possibly be “the most valuable piece of
real estate in the solar system.” This video explains why this mission may be important and the problems that need to be overcome.

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Guide to the Hadassah, Pittsburgh Chapter, Records 1917-1968
Hadassah, founded in 1912 by Henrietta Szold, is a volunteer Jewish women's community organization whose purpose is to promote Zionist Jewish institutions and enterprises in Israel and to foster Zionist ideals in the United States. Materials in the collection span 1917-1968 and include announcements, ballots, brochures, clippings, constitution, correspondence, invitations, membership cards, memorabilia, newsletters, pamphlets, programs, (annual and biennial) reports, yearbooks and a play and son
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A Virtual Reconstruction: Isthmia Roman Bath
The Isthmia Roman Bath is located in Greece overlooking a great ravine on the Isthmus of Corinth. It was in use during the 2nd through the 4th centuries. I have created a 3D VRML walkthrough of the ancient bath. This interdisciplinary project utilizes the research of an archaeologist, architect, and art historian. Because the researchers live in different locations, it made sense to use the Internet as a research tool. When clicking on the numbers on the home page, you can see the process that I
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Harry hails Estonia's Afghan help
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Britain's Prince Harry pays tribute to Estonian forces fighting alongside UK troops in Afghanistan. Rough cut (no reporter narration) 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, financial, national, and inte
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Engineering Engines
Ever wondered what horsepower really means, and what horses have to do with other modes of transportation? Luke and Abhi take us behind how engines work in machines all around us, including the surprising ways that they're all related! ---------- Awesome MIT videos on planes, aerospace engineering, MIT course materials, educator resources, and Luke and Abhi's bios can be found here: http://k12videos.mit.edu/engineering-engines ---------- Find us online! Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/MITK12 T
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Virtual Maths, Density, Mass, Volume calculator
Interactive simulation, density, mass, and volume calculator
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Parallel Structure Rap Song
This video was made for a public communications class.  It is a rap song about parallel structure that stresses the  importance of parallel structure in writing. The lyrics are shown on the bottom of the screen as the song is sung.

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Plane Shapes- Corners and Sides
Students look at plane shapes- circle, triangle, square and rectangle to determine where their corners and sides are, if they have them.  User clicks through the slides. 

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" Coins In My Hand"- Descriptive Song on Coins
This computer animated video contains a catchy song which prompts students to identify the values of coins and descriptions of both sides. ( 1:43)
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Basic Addition Using Manipulatives
This live action movie contains simple tips on how to solve basic addition problems -  using manipulatives.  Use dry beans, pasta, rocks or shells as manipulatives.  Have students write and say the problem.  A simple game, Make Ten, is demonstrated.(2:46)
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Addition With Manipulatives
Using counters, animated counters are grouped in sets. Students count the objects to see how many there are in all.  6 + 3 =9 User clicks through the slides. Only one problem demonstrated.

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Writing Addition Equations
Students will learn how to use the plus and equal signs to write an addition sentence.  The + means to put the groups together or add.  The = sign means that both sides are the same.  User clicks through the slides.

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How To Read A Surface Analysis Of A Weather Map
Part of the series: How To Predict The Weather. Reading a surface analysis of a weather map is an important step in the weather prediction process, learn how to read these meteorological maps in this free video. Please refer to more weather videos in the "Weather Prediction" subcategory found inside "Earth Science/Meteorology."  Run time 1:08.

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Fall on the Farm
Harvests and hayrides, pumpkins and petting zoos--fall is a special time on Ohio farms.
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CIA Bachelor's Degree Programs
How can a bachelor's degree help you achieve your culinary career goals? With multiple majors and concentrations, CIA students can design their education to take them wherever they want to go. Learn more at http://www.ciachef.edu/degree-and-certificate-programs/
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Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview
Warning: Explicit Content Professor Germaine Greer delivered the 2010 Winifred Mercier public lecture at Leeds Met on Tuesday March 23. Born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University, Professor Greer's first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. She has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA and makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcast
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Practicing Handwriting Using Air Writing
Student/Teacher Created Video- A student demonstrates how to use air writing to practice how letters are formed BEFORE using pencil and paper.  Sound is not clear. (3:06)
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Beyond Neutrality - enabling a world of connected things
Network Neutrality and related policy issues are framed by the assumption that intelligence is inside a network and (tele)communications is a service. Today that intelligence is now in our devices which can communicate by exchanging packets using any means available. This shift in intelligence has also moved value creation outside of networks. In this talk I'll trace the history of this fundamental transformation and the technical and policy implications and what it means to "communicate". Th
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