How it's made: McMaster degrees
Blood, sweat, tears, paper and ink: A lot goes in to a McMaster degree. Here's a behind-the-scenes look at how they're made.
Internet Safety (lesson for very young children)
This narrated video (or slideshow) discusses internet safety tips for children. (04:47)
"Youth in Low-Income Communities in Rio de Janeiro: Education and Job Prospects" (video)
A talk by Malcolm Bush, President of the Woodstock Institute. From the International Child Welfare Conference, co-sponsored by The Center for International Studies' Norman Wait Harris Fund, School of Social Service Administration, SSA International Social W
Top 10 Tips For Peak Performance
Because an athlete's schedule is often so busy, good nutrition can often take a back seat. UW Medical Center Dietician, Alysun Deckert, provides 10 easy nutrition tips to help athletes stay on track and reach their peak performance.
UNISO : UNIversité dans la SOciété (audio) Dialogue Université-Entreprise pour la croissance et l'emploi. Rencontre à l'Université de Nice du 10 au 12 juillet 2013
Dialogue Université-Entreprise pour la croissance et l'emploi.
Rencontre à l'Université de Nice du 10 au 12 juillet 2013
Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation
Simulation of using a thodolite to calculate the height of a building.
Digging for Trilobites
On this segment of "Wonders of the West" a family travels to a quarry where they dig for their own trilobites. Several different types of trilobites are briefly discussed. (03:59)
Guide to the Records of International Order of Oddfellows, Braddock's Field Lodge #529, Braddock, PA
These records span the years 1857-1975 but are concentrated mostly in the period 1900-1975. The records contain minutes; membership rolls and application books; financial records; forms; and a small amount of correspondence.
UBC Talk on Open Notebook Science and Libraries
I presented a talk about Open Notebook Science and the implications for the future of libraries for Heather Morrison's class at the School of Libraries at the University of British Columbia on April 2, 2008. We did this over Skype so the questions are not very clear in the audio.
Space Station Live: Orion Recovery Testing
NASA Public Affairs Officer Dan Huot talks with Mike Sarafin, lead flight director for Orion Exploration Flight Test-1, about the Orion EFT-1 mission's recovery testing this week in southern California.
Educational Technology Resources
This is is a blog that provides information about various educational technologies as well as free handouts on how to use use each one of them. the handouts can be downloaded in Word format and can be modified to meet the needs of teachers and educational technologists.So far, you can download handouts on Audacity, Blogger, Comic Life, Hot Potatoes, Glogster, Photostory 3, Voicethread, Voki and Wordle. The list is growing with new handouts added every month.
Symphony No 6, 3rd movement by Beethoven
This is a live stage performance of Bernard Haitink conducting the London Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven's sixth symphony. It was recorded in November, 2005. The picture quality is good and the sound quality is excellent.
Beethoven Symphony No.5 - 1st Mov, Barenboim
The Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67, was written by Ludwig van Beethoven in 1804–08. This symphony is one of the most popular and well-known compositions in all of classical music, and one of the most often played symphonies. Daniel Barenboin conducts the Berliner Philharmoniker in this video of the 1st Movement of Symphony No. 5, Allegro con brio. Barenboim is known for interpreting music as close to the composer's intentions as possible.
Beethoven Symphony No. 3 Eroica Movement 4 (Part 2)
Herbert Von Karajan Conducts Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E Flat Major Eroica, Op. 55, Movement 4 (Part 2). Live professional performance with the Berlin Philharmonic. (8:57)
Bethoven Symphony No. 3 Eroica Movement 3
The 3rd Movement of Beethoven's Eroica Symphony. The conductor is Roger Norrington. This is a recording with a slideshow of one picture of Beethoven.
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 Ode to Joy (Finale)
Leonard Bernstein conducts the Vienna Philharmonic live. This is the final part of the piece, which contains the incredible Prestissimo Finale. This contains the chorus and four soloists: Jones, Verrett, Domingo and Talvela.
Deborah Madison, "The New Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone" | Food at Google
A fully revised and expanded edition of the most comprehensive vegetarian cookbook ever published, with more than 400,000 copies in print, from America's leading authority on vegetarian cooking. Originally published in 1997, Deborah Madison's Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone was both ahead of its time and an instant classic. It has endured as one of the world's most popular vegetarian cookbooks, winning both a James Beard Foundation award and the IACP Julia Child Cookbook of the Year Award. Now,
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Sine, Cosine, Tangent, and Theta
Interactive tool demonstrating formulae for sine, cosine, and tangent with Theta
BBC : history : British Isles coast gallery
This website, hosted by the BBC, presents twelve historical coastal locations chosen by archaeologist Mark Horton. For each location there is a picture and an extensive comment by Horton on its historical and archaeological importance. The pages can be accessed directly or in sequence as in a slideshow. The main strength of this simple website is that it presents the changing uses of the British coastline throughout history. Among the featured sites are St Catherine's lighthouse, the castles of
Learn about Bees in Winter
How do bees keep warm in the winter? Gardener Allen Smith opens his backyard beehive to find the answer to this question. Run time 01:42.