Otis Visiting Artist: Yoshua Okon
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In this activity, students use a variety of materials to design and create headphones that absorb sound.
Weather 2 - Quiz
Do you have a nose for the weather?
Otis Art History 11 - Carolingian and Ottonian Art
From the Caves to Romanticism, take a journey through centuries of art and learn about the role of art in culture and the place of the artist in society. This series of five-minute podcasts from Otis College of Art and Design features sumptuous images and informative texts. Presented by Dr. Jeanne Willette, faculty at Otis College of Art and Design.
Mathematics Diagnostic Test 03
A mathematics diagnostic test examining pupil's competency and attainment in the areas of: Test 3 Addition using regrouping Subtraction using regrouping Tell the Time - hour, half hour and quarter hour
Radial Paper Chromatography Experiment
Experiment detailing radial paper chromatography using marker pen ink. Includes some relevant questions to ask students.
Students culture cells in order to find out which type of surfactant (in this case, soap) is best at removing bacteria. Groups culture cells from unwashed hands and add regular bar soap, regular liquid soap, anti-bacterial soap, dishwasher soap, and hand sanitizer to the cultures. The cultures are allowed to grow for two days and then the students will assess which type of soap did the best job of removing bacteria cells from unwashed hands. Students extend their knowledge of engineering and sur
Contrary indicators signal U.S. employment optimism: Burns
July 6 - The pace and breadth of job creation in the U.S. signal the employment picture isn't as weak as the nonfarm payroll survey suggests, says Reuters Specialist Editor Dan Burns.
Organelle Isolation and Marker Enzyme Assay
Cells contain many specialized structures known as organelles which perform a variety of specific functions. To obtain precise information about the structure and functions of subcellular organelles, it is imperative to isolate them free from contaminating organelles. Marker enzymes are known to be localized exclusively in specific organelles and are used to monitor the separation of these organelles. In this exercise the homogenate of Dictyostelium discoideum will be fractionated by differentia
Aquatic Food Web Interactions: Microcosms as Lake Models
A laboratory exercise for increasing knowledge of trophic cascades in aquatic ecosystems has led to a better understanding of several basic ecological tenets, including competition, predation, and a variety of other community-level food web interactions using microcosms from whole water plankton collections.
Níl Aon Ní
Quiz about the poem Níl Aon Ní.
The News of the World's demise
Our correspondents discuss the closure of Britain's best-selling newspaper and the latest developments in the phone-hacking scandal
This patient education program reviews the anatomy of the knee, symptoms, and treatments, including the benefits and risks of knee replacement surgery, for damaged knee joints. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Improved 64-bit Adobe Media Encoder in Premiere Pro CS5.5
Learn the new presets, intuitive context menus, and dramatically enhanced watch folder support in Adobe Media Encoder CS5.5 to make outputting your work for delivery everywhere a simple and intuitive process.
Mental Status Exam: Anatomy: Parietal Lobes
The parietal lobes are important for perception and interpretation of sensory information especially somatosensory information. The non-dominant parietal lobe is particularly important for visual-spatial function. The dominant parietal lobe is important for praxis, which is the formation of the idea of a complex purposeful motor act while the frontal lobes are important for the execution of the act. The Gerstmann syndrome, which consists of the constellation of acalculia, finger agnosia, right-l
Sow with piglets
Pigs are omnivores. Omnivores eat both plants and meat. Humans are also omnivores.
Video discusses the nervous system. It shows what the nervous system is responsible for. It discusses what the nervous system is made of, how big it is, and what it controls. It is called the nervous system because it is made of billions of nerve cells. The brain is divided into the right side and the left side. It also shows the different parts of the brain.
The Smoking Section
Learn various perspectives on the issue of smoking in public places in New York City in this video segment from New York Voices.