Differences in STEM Baccalaureate Attainment by Ethnicity
Kimberly Koledoye, John R. Slate, Sheila Joyner
In this study, we examined the extent to which differences were present in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) baccalaureate a
2011 International Forum on R&D: Session 3 - Luo Weidong
This session will focus on the student experience in international R&D collaborations.
The film industry is moving from a Hollywood dominated culture to a peer-to-peer environment as more emerging countries structure global partnerships. Parminder Vir OBE, Executive Producer and Media Consultant, believes this shift requires a re-think, especially by the West, of market entry strategies which take into account different cultures and different rhythms.
HP, Microsoft, General Dynamics over-discounted: Greenblatt
Oct. 17 - Gotham Capital Managing Partner Joel Greenblatt says stocks are comparatively cheap with Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard and General Dynamics all over-discounted due to gloomy short-term outlooks.
Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum
By reconstructing the events that lead to the Holocaust, the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum aims to bring the past to life and prevent future atrocities through greater understanding. (6:41)
Jeff Immelt: "President Obama has been a great partner"
General Electric's CEO, Jeff Immelt, says that in meeting with his Jobs Council, President Obama has listened and responded to business concerns. Hear what he told Reuters' Chrystia Freeland.
News #141 - Go From Basic To Best with Back To Basics Sale
It’s time to get Back To Basics. What do Michael Jordan, Bruce Lee, and your favorite actor have in common? Jordan worked hard to perfect his shots, as Lee did with his punches and kicks. Your favorite actor too. They learned the basics well before becoming masters! But don’t tell anybody this – most [...]
Discover Tokyo Part 3/3
This 3:32 long video is an overview of this city with the emphasis on the various districts.
Baby dolphins swim into Germans' hearts
Oct. 18 - Baby dolphins Diego, Doerte and Darwin make their first public appearance at Germany's Duisburg zoo. Tara Cleary reports.
The Haunting of Charles Dickens by Lewis Buzbee: Book Trailer
This selection features the book trailer for the mystery novel The Haunting of Charles Dickens. In the novel, thirteen-year old Meg enlists the author Charles Dickens to help her solve the mystery of her older brother's disappearance. The selection's music sets the tone for suspense/mystery. ( 1:13)
3 scenes united by common lines.
Gold Panning Lesson With Miner John On Woods Creek Jamestown, California This seven minute video gives good instructions and shows the tedious process. Students can see how much time it takes and gain a better understanding of the effort involved.
The Road to the Capitol Election Simulation Game
This is not a video, but an interactive game designed to help students understand the United States election process better. Comes with a parent/teacher guide.
Edible orange revolution in Ukraine
Oct. 17 - The old city of Zbarazh in western Ukraine holds an autumn pumpkin festival, featuring a giant pumpkin castle and lots of pumpkin treats. Tara Cleary reports.
La chimie.com : l'eau potable
Émission 4 - L'eau potable
La moitié des Québécois boit l'eau provenant du fleuve St-Laurent. Il a fallu recourir à plusieurs traitements physico-chimiques pour la rendre potable. Les usines de production débarrassent l'eau qu'on puise de ses éléments indésirables comme les toxines et les micro-organismes. Apprenez-en davantage sur le sujet.
Émission 4 - L'eau potable
Faith in a Sustainable Future
Bill McKibben : Lecture
This patient education program explains sarcoidosis including the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for this disorder. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
World War II: Invasion Of Poland - part 5/5
September 1939 - May 1940 The German and Soviet invasions of Poland, the Winter War, the sinking of the Graf Spee and Britain's apathy during the "phony war" until Britain's defeat in its first military engagement with German land forces in Norway, which led to the rise of Winston Churchill. Interviewees include Lord Boothby, Lord Butler, Admiral Charles Woodhouse, Sir Martin Lindsay and Sir John "Jock" Colville.
Bio Bulletin: Deadly Larvae Lure Predators
Amphibians that try to feed on the larvae of the Epomis beetle will find that they've bitten off more than they can chew. Rather than avoiding its predators, the larva lures them closer and then attacks, latching on tight with its hooked jaws and feeding parasitically. The latest Bio Bulletin from the Museum's Science Bulletins program highlights this unprecedented role reversal in the animal kingdom. View the story in AMNH's Hall of Biodiversity until November 14, 2011 or online. Science Bulle