Vectors and Scalars
An introduction to scalars and vectors. This video teaches how to add and subtract vectors, as well as find the magnitude of a vector in a triangle, as long as you have the magnitude of one of the vectors and the measure of the angle.
A massive coal fire has been burning in Centralia, Pennsylvania since the early 1960s. In the 1980s, the town was abandoned for safety reasons. In this video clip, see what happens to a town after 25 years. (2:20)
Evolution Through Time
The fossil record reveals much about the diversity and development of species. This program examines the traces left by early plants, animals, and single-celled organisms and follows the progression of life forms over time. Connections are drawn between atmospheric gases, climate change, rock formation, biological functions, and mass extinctions.
Duke Chapel Live - 6/10/2012
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr David Stubbs delivers a sermon entitled "Rescue and Release." Bulletin: http://bit.ly/KLOhk7 Opening Excerpt from the Sermon: (31:58) "When it comes to combating the forces of evil, there is no one quite like John Paul Letterock. Now, he may not be the new Sherlock Holmes or one of the Avengers, but still he is a bit of a hero to me. John Paul Letterock is a peace builder. For the past 25 years he has willingly walked into situat
Gerald Ford on Resignation of South Vietnam's President
In April 1975, when North Vietnamese forces reached Xuan Loc, Saigon's last line of defense, President Nguyen Van Thieu announced his resignation. In an interview, President Gerald Ford denies that the U.S. government influenced Thieu's decision to resign. (0:36)
Drug destroys human cancer stem cells but not healthy ones
A team of scientists at McMaster University has discovered that the drug thioridazine successfully kills cancer stem cells in humans while avoiding the toxic side-effects of conventional cancer treatments.
Words In Action: ITALIAN - A scene from La Locandiera (The Inn Keeper, 1753) by Carlo Goldoni
Words In Action: ITALIAN A scene from La Locandiera (The Inn Keeper, 1753) by Carlo Goldoni Performed by Danielle Bezalel, Leah Cardoz, Athenas Contreras, Sam DeNicola, Kate Kaplan, Nicole McKelvey, Luis Perez, Jesus Reyes, Maddi Ravalin, Kierstin Sakai, Noemi Saldivar, Samantha Salis, Arthur Tonelli, Laura Wolf, Ashley Young. Harpist: Alana Mailes Words In Action - A MULTILINGUAL STUDENT PERFORMANCE CELEBRATING LINGUISTIC DIVERSITY AT UC BERKELEY Chevron Auditorium -- International House Wedn
Van Gogh: An Analysis of The Starry Night
What gives this star-filled night its haunting power? A doomed painter's madness or a carefully planned strategy? Both possibilities are discussed, and inspirations for aspects of the painting are described. A thorough analysis of artists' interests in sky is given. ( Minutes five and eight contain material not appropriate for younger students.) ( 12:12)
Psychology at UC Berkeley, 1887-1965, Where we came from and how we Evolved.
Psychology at UC Berkeley, 1887-1965, Where we came from and how we Evolved.: Tryon Lecture Spring 2012 Lecture | April 11 | 3:30-5 p.m. | 5101 Tolman Hall Featured Speakers: Al Riley, Professor Emeritus; Steve Glickman, Professor Emeritus Sponsor: Department of Psychology http://psychology.berkeley.edu/ Robert Choate Tryon received his Ph.D from the University of California, Berkeley in 1928 and was a faculty member of the Department of Psychology at UC Berkeley from 1931 until 1967. Tryon
Stress Echo to detect isquemic heart
By: drguilleortiz A rapid, non-invasive, easy and fully available test to diagnosis and follow up cardiac coronary disease. It can be done by normal exercise (treadmill or bike) or when the patient can t, by dobutamine infusion.
Japanese Popular Culture, Spring 2003
This course examines Japanese popular culture as a way of understanding the changing character of media, capitalism, fan communities and culture. Topics include manga (comic books), hip-hop and other popular music in Japan, anime (Japanese animated films) and feature films, sports (sumo, soccer, baseball), and online communication. Emphasis will be on contemporary popular culture and theories of gender, sexuality, race, and the workings of power in global culture industries.
HUM310 Session 5 Summer 2012
The Power of Masks with Bill DeLuca 06/10/12
Verb long form & short form
Verb long form & short form.
Bernini, St. Peter's Piazza, 1656-67 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Gianlorenzo Bernini, Saint Peter's Square (Piazza San Pietro), Vatican City, Rome, 1656-67 Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker (02:51)
Chem 51C (Spring 2012): Introduction to Carbohydrates: Structure and Stereochemistry
Spring Quarter 2012, Lecture 16 for Chem 51C: Organic Chemistry recorded on Tuesday, May 29. Items covered: introduction to carbohydrates - structure and stereochemistry.
SI 521 - Special Topics: Open Educational Resources and the University of Michigan