Built for Speed
In this live action segment Chris and Martin cozy up to Chico the cheetah cub and discover just what makes the cheetah built for speed. Even as a cub, Chico is already faster than any human and a grown cheetah can reach speeds of up to 70 mph, making it the fastest land animal. Watch as Chris and Martin explain what it is about a cheetah's eating habits and anatomy that enables this incredible speed! (1:40)
Dividing Polynomials - Problem 1 of 3
This video is a continuation and presents an example that demonstrates how to use long division to divide a polynomial by another polynomial. (3:36)
Dividing Polynomials - Problem 2 of 3
This video is a continuation and presents another example that demonstrates how to use long division to divide polynomials. (2:34)
Barney--"The Airplane Song"
Students will enjoy this classic Barney song "The Airplane Song". Barney and friends sing and imagine what it is like to fly in an airplane. This is a great resource to use in the early childhood classroom in conjunction with nonfiction texts on transportation. (1:46)
In this video segment, adapted from NOVA scienceNOW, learn about the natural sound phenomenon of booming sand dunes. There are about 30 locations on Earth where sand dunes produce a low, rumbling tone. Researchers have found a few key factors that booming sand dunes have in common, including sand grains that are round and uniform in size, as well as layers of sand with different water content. Under the right conditions, loose sand will avalanche, transforming potential energy into kinetic
Web Site Evaluation
Short video shows how to evaluate a web site for quality. It discusses all the important points for evaluating a website for crediability. (1:53)
How to Floss Your Teeth
How to Floss Your Teeth. Part of the series: Dental Health. When flossing the teeth, create a C effect around each tooth and down below the gums. This is a good teaching resource for a lesson/unit on dental health and/or healthy habits. Content is appropriate for elementary students. (2:19)
Toward Regulation of Nanomaterials: Charles Austin Cropper
Learn More: http://reilly.nd.edu/conference/nanomaterials
The Journey of I.C.Technology from micro (1959) to nano (2009) era.-Part 6.
Summary: This Part 6 of 50 years journey.
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Spirit country - Roger Vlitos
Professional photographer Roger Vlitos talks about nature writer Richard Jefferies, who coined the phrase Spirit Country for the west of England countryside that inspired him and many other followers.
The Tale of the Tulip - Russell Bowes
Freelance garden historian Russell Bowes brings the story of the tulip to life with power, passion and petals!
The Paralympic Legacy - Simone Lewis, Polly Mcguigan and James Bilzon
Simone Lewis Dr Polly Mcguigan and Dr James Bilzon examine how the University of Bath aims to become a research centre of excellence in disability and Paralympic sport ahead of and beyond London 2012
Creative tensions between science & technology - Sir Richard Friend
Recent debate on the role and affordability of scientific research has too often been presented as a choice between 'blue skies science' and 'useful' engineering. This public lecture at the University of Bath by Professor Sir Richard Friend on 5 April 2011 argues that this is a highly mistaken outlook.
BIME annual lecture: Changing attitudes to disability - Baroness Masham of Ilton
BIME President Baroness Masham of Ilton, who is also the Founder and President of the Spinal Injuries Association, and Dr Elizabeth White, Head of Research & Development at the College of Occupational Therapists deliver the BIME lecture.
A nice cup of tea - Russell Bowes
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.
Vaardig surfen : Tips voor gebruik van een zoekmachine Het effectieve gebruik van een zoekmachine en uitleg van het gebruik van zoekwoorden komen hier aan bod. Er wordt ook ingegaan op maatschappelijk en beroepscompetenties voor internetgebruik. Er wordt ingegaan op moeilijkheden …
Het effectieve gebruik van een zoekmachine en uitleg van het gebruik van zoekwoorden komen hier aan bod. Er wordt ook ingegaan op maatschappelijk en beroepscompetenties voor internetgebruik.
Er wordt ingegaan op moeilijkheden …
Intelligent Design or Evolution - Professor Steve Fuller and Professor Jack Cohen
The controversial issue of whether intelligent design should be taught in American Schools is creating much debate in scientific and religous communities across the world. The latest battleground in the argument has been in the Kitzmiller et al. v. Dover Area School District case currently being heard in Pennsylvania. The case is attracting a great deal of attention and generating much discussion of the relationship between the theories of intelligent design and the established theories of evol
Comprehensive Cerebrovascular & Stroke Treatment Centers: Changing What's Possible - MUSC Health
Strokes are the 4th leading cause of death in the US and South Carolina has the highest death rate of all states. MUSC's Comprehensive Stroke & Cerebrovascular Center is working to change that by providing the most advanced care in the state, offering cutting-edge technologies, and employing one of the largest expert stroke teams in the country. Through our REACH MUSC telestroke network 76% of South Carolinians are now within 60 minutes of expert stroke care. For more information on MUSC's st
25.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei der Suche nach einem Endlager für Atommüll hat es noch keinen Durchbruch gegeben. Nach Beratungen mit Parteien- und Ländervertretern kündigte Bundesumweltminister Norbert Röttgen jedoch einen baldigen Konsens an. Dafür sei noch ein weiteres, letztes Treffen nötig, sagte der CDU-Politiker. SPD und Grüne bestätigten die Fortschritte. Stri
Retailing in Leeds - Consumer Shopping preferences
Leeds is a major city in the UK and as such is a magnet for shoppers from the surrounding region. Around 1.7 to 1.9 million people are in the catchment area as shoppers in Leeds city centre. Consequently retail is an important business for Leeds. John Temperley Senior Lecturer in Marketing in the Business School and a retail specialist, explains the choices that face consumers and what their preferences are, based on research by students sponsored by Leeds city centre management. The results ar