226 GG How to Write Better Transitions
A grammar expert offers tips about how to use transition words and choose better transition words for your sentences. Go beyond transition words like "first" and "next." The Grammar Girl print book is now available on Amazon.com! http://tinyurl.com/2pkej7
Changing Healthcare through IT Innovation - Harvard School of Public Health
David Blumenthal, MD, is Professor of Medicine and Professor of Health Care Policy at Massachusetts General Hospital/Partners Health System and Harvard Medical School. He also serves as Chief Health Information and Innovation Officer at Partners Health System in Boston, MA. From 2009 to 2011, Dr. Blumenthal was the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology under President Barack Obama. He spoke at HSPH on Feb. 6, 2012, as part of the Decision-making: Voices from the Field series. T
CHIN 302-01, Advanced Chinese, Spring 2008
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,We will continue to put more emphasis on listening and speaking this semester. By doing speech, conversation and discussing China News which the students choose from Chinese websites, students can express themselves and communicate with each other in Chinese, and get a good habit reading Chinese materials which contain large amount of information. Also, we will play games based on the character
Myanmar's upcoming by-election and Aung San Suu Kyi - Dr Nicholas Farrelly
Dr Nicholas Farrelly of the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific discusses Myanmar's upcoming by-election and the likelihood of Aung San Suu Kyi being elected to the country's parliament.
Science Bob--Chicken Sounds From a Plastic Cup-Sounding Boards
Use items you have at home to make the sounds of a chicken while learning about sounding boards. Supplies are simple and include string, plastic cup, paper towel, and paper clip. This would be a great project for home or for school. Students will enjoy this fun activity. (2:04)
Hitler's Battle Plans for the Invasion of Russia
Hitler recognized the riches and importance of taking over the Soviet Union and wanted this vast country to build his growing empire. Hitler knew he would need to use blitzkrieg tactics in order to succeed in his attack. In this video clip, learn how the Germans had planned to invade the Soviet Union. (5:53)
The Real Global Warming Threat
According to the author of the 'slide-type' video, he describes the real danger of global warming. (03:21)
Fabrizio Scarpa : "Cellular structures for morphing wings and reflectors" In recent years the aerospace R&D community has witnessed a significant surge in research activities connected to morphing aerospace structures. This seminar describes the results from modelling and testing prototypes of wingboxes and satellite antenna reflectors made with cellular configurations. The cellular structures used (honeycombs, truss-cores, lattices) show negative and zero Poisson’s ratio behaviours, and are made from polimeric, shape memory alloy and embedded piezoelectr
In recent years the aerospace R&D community has witnessed a significant surge in research activities connected to morphing aerospace structures. This seminar describes the results from modelling and testing prototypes of wingboxes and satellite antenna reflectors made with cellular configurations. The cellular structures used (honeycombs, truss-cores, lattices) show negative and zero Poisson’s ratio behaviours, and are made from polimeric, shape memory alloy and embedded piezoelectr
Harvard student Kelsey Beck is Miss Boston 2012
Kelsey Beck '14, was recently named Miss Boston and will be competing for the Miss Massachusetts title in late June. With thanks to Russell Photography for pageant footage.
Introduction: Producing Dubstep/Electro Synth Textures with Professor Loudon Stearns
Download Loudon's Session Files for Free at: http://bit.ly/HPCEBG Introduction: Producing Dubstep/Electro Synth Textures with Professor Loudon Stearns In this seven-part music production clinic, Professor Loudon Stearns goes in-depth into Dubstep and electro synth textures, featuring Native Instrument's Massive and Maschine, iZotope Ozone, and more. Loudon Stearns is the Course Author and Instructor of Berkleemusic's online course Composing and Producing Electronic Music. In this course you c
Transport Is Social Policy: Focus on higher education in the UK context
Dr Susan Kenyon delivers a seminar as part of the 'Socio-spatial inequalities, transport and mobilities' seminar series held in the Transport Studies Unit during Hilary Term 2012.
In this video adapted from Alaska Sea Grant, learn about the devastating tsunamis generated by the Great Alaska Earthquake of 1964. Hear firsthand accounts about the tsunamis and see an animation showing how tsunamis are created when there is a sudden displacement of water, caused by a change in elevation of the seafloor or by landslides. Observe how tsunamis impact coastal communities, and learn how research is critical for community preparedness. (3:17)
Painting the Lines at Beaver Stadium
Ground crews at Beaver Stadium picked a great day to paint lines and numbers on the playing field. Their efforts will not go unnoticed as the Nittany Lion faithful will see their handiwork this Saturday (4/21/12) during the 2012 Blue White Game .
This activity introduces students to the basic physics concepts on how rockets work through the building and testing of a model rocket fueled by an antacid. Students have the opportunity to revise and improve their initial design. Note: This activity is similar to film canister rockets that students make in elementary school but is adapted for middle school.
14.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die Entsendung einer Beobachtermission der Vereinten Nationen zur Überwachung der Waffenruhe nach Syrien verzögert sich. Russland stellte sich im UN-Sicherheitsrat gegen eine von westlichen und arabischen Staaten formulierte Resolution. Moskaus UN-Botschafter Witali Tschurkin meinte, es müsse alles herausgestrichen werden, was für diesen besonderen Zwe
Pain science: discovering the limits of experience - Lindsey Cohen, Candy McCabe, Lance McCracken, E
Members of the new Bath Centre for Pain Research celebrate its launch. The lecture is introduced by Professor Chris Eccleston, the centre's director, and includes an address by Dr Lindsey Cohen and talks by Dr Lance McCracken, Dr Candy McCabe and Dr Ed Keogh.
The psychology of habit - Bas Verplanken
Professor Bas Verplanken from the University of Bath talks about the psychology of habit and how much of what we do is done at the same time in the same location.
Otis College Graduate Program: Public Practice
A profile of Otis College of Art and Design Graduate Department: Public Practice. Described by the Founding Grad Public Practice Chair Suzanne Lacy. Shows students and faculty at work, as well as some discussion about benefits of being in Los Angeles, CA.
Betsy's Kindergarten Adventures: Happy Earth Day
Told from the perspective of 5-year old Betsy, Betsy's Kindergarten
Adventures is designed to ease a child's transition from the home
setting to a school environment by generating interest and excitement
about the kindergarten experience in young viewers. This episode is about waste and where it ends up. (13:07)