Seven Spot Ladybird Walking Along Vegetation (Ladybugs)
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Seven Spot Ladybird (Ladybug) walking along vegetation. Students will enjoy the close up views of this amazing insect as it interacts in its natural environment. Ladybirds are perhaps the most well-known and popular of all beetles. This rounded beetle has bright red wing cases with 7 black spots, although some individuals may have more or fewer spots. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real wor
Franklin D. Roosevelt's First Fireside Chat
In this video clip, listen to President Roosevelt’s fireside chats. The fireside chats were a series of thirty evening radio addresses given by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt between the years of 1933 and 1944 during the Great Depression. (1:26)
Busy as a Bee!
Come along as Chris and Martin learn firsthand that despite their small size, the African Honey bee has a big sting and is one of the toughest animals in Africa! Viewers learn that the bees love flowers because they can get nectar from them, and that they only sting when they are protecting themselves or their hive! (1:27)
How to Make a Flower with a Detergent Bottle
In this 3:00 episode, we show you how to make a flower with a dish detergent bottle. This video would be great for a lesson on recycled art and recycled crafts.
For more information about this tutorial visit : http://www.simplekidscrafts.com
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
Reuters Breakingviews: Expect more foreign CEOs in Japan
April 20 - A string of frustrated foreign CEOs in Japan have left their companies. But don't blame the corporate culture - it's more about a move towards better governance. And foreign bosses will keep coming.
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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U.S. Inches Closer to Civil War
The two steps that result in a Civil War are discussed. The election of Abraham Lincoln, Southern secession and the attack on Fort Sumter lead to the outbreak of the Civil War. A good introduction into causes of Civil War. This video shows how South Carolina attacks the USA and starts the war (2:25).
MSU Faculty conversations: Stratton Lee
Stratton Lee, academic adviser in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences, talks about his role in helping students shape their own careers at MSU. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/faculty-conversations-stratton-lee
Mormon belief Mormons believe God speaks
Mormon belief: Mormons believe God speaks. Mormons believe the Bible is the word of God. Mormons believe the Book of Mormon is another witness of Jesus Christ. Each Mormon believes in continuing revelation from God. Mormons believe that God still speaks to prophets today. (Mormon Mormons Mormonism) Mormon Apostle, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland gave this testimony of continuing revelation and Mormon beliefs at the April 2008 Mormon (LDS) general conference. The LDS Church is commonly known as the Morm
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.