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.
PediNeuroLogic Exam: Newborn: Normal: Head Shape and Sutures
The head should be closely inspected as part of the neurological examination. There can be molding of the head, which is an expected finding in a newborn. Palpate the sutures and outline the anterior and posterior fontanelles. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
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.
MIT Commencement 2011 Part 1
Procession and Undergrad
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.
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.
Concordia Open House 2011: Portfolio Day Video
Concordia University's Office of Student Recruitment would like to invite you to our Open House on Saturday October 22, 2011, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Here is a sneak peek, courtesy of Brian and Matthew, of an aspect of Concordia that you can learn more about on this day. Visit openhouse.concordia.ca to learn more! twitter.com/CUFutureStudent facebook.com/CUFutureStudents
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Demonstration of a Theodolite Survey in action
Using a theodolite to calculate the height of a building, demonstration 'in the field', includes interactive simulation tools and formulae
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
Tecnología y Dispositivos Multimedia
Describe las tecnologías necesarias para la gestión y procesado de audio e imagen
How Can We Trust the News? David Folkenflik, National Public Radio correspondent, visited UC Irvine on August 23, 2011 for a public talk entitled “How Can We Trust the News?” presented by the Librarians Association of UCI and the UCI Libraries. Folkenflik’s stories are broadcast regularly on such NPR news segments as Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Talk of the Nation. He has provided insightful coverage of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. phone hacking scandal and edited Page One: Inside The
David Folkenflik, National Public Radio correspondent, visited UC Irvine on August 23, 2011 for a public talk entitled “How Can We Trust the News?” presented by the Librarians Association of UCI and the UCI Libraries.
Folkenflik’s stories are broadcast regularly on such NPR news segments as Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Talk of the Nation. He has provided insightful coverage of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. phone hacking scandal and edited Page One: Inside The
Séance on a Sunday Afternoon
In this video we meet the cast and Director of Séance On A Sunday Afternoon, Lakeside's latest in-house production written by Stephen Lowe. Recently bereaved, and lost to the world and herself, CECILIA finds herself at the legendary Rennes Le Chateau in the South of France, believed by many to be the final resting place of Mary Magdalene, where she hopes and prays for meaning. Performances take place between 14 - 29 October 2011. For more information and booking visit Lakeside's website http
Military Blunders: Stalin's Purges (3:41)
This Military Blunders video clip is about the Great Purge.
The leader of Communist Russia, Joseph Stalin, was paranoid of
opposition. It was this paranoia that led to the Great Purge. He sent
many people to labor camps in Siberia. Some images may be too intense for students.
This patient education program explains the most common diseases that can affect the thyroid gland. It also explains treatment options including medications and surgery. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
BlackBerry fans eager to solve RIM's problems
Oct. 19 - Dedicated BlackBerry fan Julien Dias jumped out of an airplane to prove his love for the smartphone and, alongside his iPhone-weilding sidekick, now hopes to document the device's ability to keep families connected across the world. They spoke with Reuters technology reporter Alastair Sharp at the BlackBerry DevCon conference in San Francisco. Editing by Natalie Armstrong.
Open Classroom 10/19/2011 - #3 Bluestone as Friedman
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This Week: Milton Friedman vs. John Kenneth Galbraith with Barry Bluestone playing both roles