Otis Ben Maltz Gallery: Meticulosity Promo
Meticulosity features the work of 11 Southern California based artists and 3 poets who work in genres ranging from painting to installation and ceramics and digital formats. Artists: Tanya Batura, Hilary Brace, Eileen Cowin, Linda Hudson (faculty member), Gegam Kacherian, Sandeep Mukherjee ('96), Ross Rudel, Linda Stark, Arthur Taussig, Elizabeth Turk, Samira Yamin. Poets: Guy Bennett, Dennis Phillips, Martha Ronk.
The Young People's Chorus of New York City
The Young People's Chorus was founded by conductor Francisco Nuñez to celebrate the diversity and musical richness of his hometown, New York City. In this performance video from From the Top at Carnegie Hall, listen to a performance of Panta Rhei (Greek for "all things are in flux") by another New Yorker, composer Jim Papoulis. Many of the musical elements—a driving rhythm, syncopation, atonality, and surprising percussion—contribute to the sense of change and movement.
Fungal footbaths could save the honey bee
Globally, the honey bee population is in decline. This has serious implications for the cross pollination of commercial crops and wild plants. One of the major causes of this decline is the Varroa Destructor mite. However, researchers at Warwick University may have found a natural solution to this problem. Dr Dave Chandler from Warwick HRI explains how.
The Future of Space Exploration
A four minute video that deals with the future of astronauts and space exploration.
9.013J Cell and Molecular Neurobiology (MIT)
This course explores the major areas of cellular and molecular neurobiology, including excitable cells and membranes, ion channels and receptors, synaptic transmission, cell-type determination, axon guidance, neuronal cell biology, neurotrophin signaling and cell survival, synapse formation and neural plasticity. Material includes lectures and exams, and involves presentation and discussion of primary literature. It focuses on major concepts and recent advances in experimental neuroscience.
More than meets the eye: conservation as a public health imperative
Biodiversity loss, namely a reduction in the variety of life on Earth, continues relatively unabated worldwide. Biodiversity loss represents far more than a loss to experience nature's beauty or to benefit economically from nature. The simplification of the biosphere has profound and well-known consequences for human well-being. Biodiversity serves as a repository for new medicines and as a source of insights into human disease. It can provide a check up on the spread of infectious diseases and
Word Parts in Action- Morpheme Mechanics
This is a clip showing words that are divided into prefix, root, and suffix. The word is shown on the slide and underneath the words is how it should be divided. In the background is a roller coaster and music which is distracting to the lesson.
The Doppler Effect
This video describes the interesting interaction of sound and motion, known as the Doppler Effect. It explains how the volume of sound is higher as it moves towards you and lower as it moves away from you. (5:04)
This video shows the viewer one of the Internet's best-kept secrets: Animoto.com. Say 'goodbye' to boring slideshows and 'hello' to dazzling videos. A video can be created with a one-click upload if all your images are saved in the same folder. A very easy and fun way to create professional looking videos.
Computer Basics : What Is a Monitor?
A monitor, or computer screen, displays the information coming from a computer so that the user can see and work with that data. Discover how monitors are similar to television screens. (1:02)
WQM212 Unit 6
This unit is part of the WQM212 Drinking Water Regulations course of the Red Rocks Community College Water Quality Management Certificate Program, and includes material pertaining to nitrate and nitrite rule.
Practicing Handwriting Using Air Writing
Student/Teacher Created Video- A student demonstrates how to use air writing to practice how letters are formed BEFORE using pencil and paper. Sound is not clear. (3:06)
The Maya Pyramids of Chichen Itza
One of National Geographic's short "Ancient Mysteries" videos, the mysterious Mayan civilization is described. On the Yucatan Peninsula, the city of Chichen Itza reveals its secrets. The mystery of its abandonment is explored.
Trobairitz Women Poets from Early Twelfth-Century Southern France
Dr. Albrecht Classen and teaching assistant Martina Schwalm recorded this video for students in the Fall 2011 GER 160D "Eroticism and Love in the Middle Ages" class. The video was recorded for the class meeting Sept. 22, 2011. Dr. Classen is a UA Faculty Fellow and Distinguished Professor in the German studies department.
SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Michael Buga
By: tcarrasc Paleoseismology of the Southern Clark Strand of the San Jacinto Fault Zone, Southern California Michael Buga M.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisors Dr. Tom Rockwell We present results from a new paleoseismic trench site on the Clark strand of the San Jacinto Fault Zone in Clark Lake, western Salton Trough, southern California. The trench results suggest that most late Holocene slip along the Clark fault at Clark Lake is localized withi
Lost Treasures of the Ancient World - India, 5/5
The amazing inventions and extraordinary ideas by East Indians that are still useful today, such as plastic surgery, the number system, wax, yoga, water clock, etc. Suitable for middle school and high school students. (08:32)
Oil Contaminants Hidden from View
In this video adapted from KTOO, watch as cleanup crews return to the bays and islands of Prince William Sound, Alaska. Before the 1989 Exxon Valdez tanker spill, Sleepy Bay, near the village of Chenega Bay, had been used for subsistence living by Alaska Native peoples. Despite cleanup efforts, oil residue remains stuck between and beneath rocks. A crew also visits a tidal lagoon whose sediments had been saturated by oil and where no remediation had been done. Even after 10 years, oil residue re
15.974 Leadership Lab (MIT)
This five-day interactive and experiential workshop focuses on how leaders lead innovations that both promote social responsibility and produce business success. The workshop is organized around three main parts: observation, sense-making, and creating. During the observation phase, students spend a full day inside the Boston office of the design company IDEO and visit some of the most interesting proven innovators in corporate social responsibility such as Ben & Jerry’s, KLD, MBDC, Pl
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: Internet-based treatment
To support this research go to http//www.thinkable.org Dr Alishia Williams, UNSW School of Psychiatry, would like to continue her exciting research on internet-delivered cognitive training programs for obsessive compulsive disorder in order to increase access to treatments for this disabling mental health condition.
MSUToday: Brewing up success
A program at MSU shows students how to create everything from spirits to polymers, distilling knowledge that could lead to a very cool job down the road.