Space: So Close, So Far
This video explains the relative distances of things in space. It demonstrates how to build a scale model of the solar system to understand just how far the planets are from the Earth. (7:17)
Unintended Chemical Exposures (Interactive)
In this interactive slideshow produced for Teacher's Domain, learn why health officials are concerned about the safety of some of the chemicals contained in products we use and foods we consume every day. The slideshow features images of common items accompanied by descriptions of the type or class of chemical they contain: phthalates, PCBs, BPA, PBDEs, organochlorine pesticides, lead, or cadmium. The descriptions explain why scientists think these chemicals may be toxic, and detail their k
Class of 2012 Gift to Darden
With only a few weeks to go until graduation, the Darden School of Business Class of 2012 demonstrated its generosity by presenting its class gift to the Darden Annual Fund. The 2012 class surpassed last year's record pledge amount and achieved 99% participation.
Organic Farming in Texas, U.S.A.
Explore the ways in which some of Texas' farmers are using organic farming to grow their business and provide fresh choices to their customers.
29.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei seinem Besuch in Jerusalem hat Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck die Bereitschaft Deutschlands unterstrichen, für die Sicherheit und das Existenzrecht Israels einzutreten. Dies sei für die deutsche Politik bestimmend, sagte Gauck beim Empfang durch Israels Präsident Schimon Peres in Jerusalem. Gauck wies dabei auch auf das iranische Atomprogramm
Chewing - it's not just for mammals (UCL)
The tuatara, an iconic New Zealand reptile, chews its food in a way unlike any other animal on the planet - challenging the widespread theory that complex chewing ability is restricted to warm-blooded animals. Dr Marc Jones (UCL Cell and Developmental Biology) with colleagues from the University of Hull have developed a sophisticated computer model to demonstrate how the tuatara is able to slice its food like a "steak knife". Their research, published in The Anatomical Record, was funded by the
Third Annual Freedom of Information Day - Panel One: Big Freedom of Information Act Litigation Cases
A wide-ranging discussion of pending issues in major FOIA litigation by expert government and private-sector litigators.
SPSS DEMONSTRATION CHAPTER 3
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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)
Improve Your Acrylic Painting
This 3:43 long video shows Terry Harrison demonstrating simple exercises for watercolor and oil painting techniques using acrylics. It is a useful video with good tips
Robert M. La Follette Supports Roosevelt's "Court-Packing" Proposal
In an effort to pass his New Deal legislation, President Franklin D. Roosevelt proposed adding extra Supreme Court justices sympathetic to his policies. In an address about the situation, Sen. Robert M. La Follette supports the plan. (1:22)
ISS Update - May 30, 2012
The International Space Station video update for May 30, 2012.
Once There Was A Bull...(frog)
Fundamentos Metodológicos en Evaluación de Programas
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Austerity and growth: time to shift gear [Audio]
Speaker(s): Corrado Passera | Corrado Passera is Italian minister of economic development, infrastructure and transport. From 2002 to 2011 he was CEO of Intesa SanPaolo Bank and prior to that he was CEO of Poste Italiane, CEO and general director of Banco Ambrosiano Veneto, and CEO of Olivetti Group. He holds a post-graduate degree in business administration from Bocconi University of Milan and a masters degree in business administration from Wharton School of Philadelphia.
How lean startups can become investment ready
Angel investor, Non Executive Director of UKTI and LBS alum Dale Murray (JEMBA2000) discusses with London Business School how the emergence of lean startups and crowdfunding have changed the role of angel investors.
Professor David Shambaugh: China goes global, but only partially
In this video world-renowned China scholar Professor David Shambaugh examines China's place in a global world. Contrary to conventional wisdom, Shambaugh argues that China is not a superpower but rather a 'partial power'. Based on a five-year study which has culminated in his latest book, China goes global: the partial power, Shambaugh argues that rather than 'rising', China is 'spread' across the globe -- with a growing international footprint that is broad but not deep. David Shambaugh is a
First Graders Singing to the Shape Song
This first grade class enjoys the shape song during snack time. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review shapes in the early childhood classroom. This is also a great example of using videos to engage students in the classroom. (1:31)