Jefferson Innovation Summit 2011
In October 2011, sixty leaders in innovation and entrepreneurship from business, government, academia, media, public service, and the arts convened at Thomas Jefferson's Rotunda at the University of Virginia and at Monticello, Mr. Jefferson's historic home, to discuss the principles for creating and sustaining a society of entrepreneurs and innovators.
2.2 Evaporation At an interface with the atmosphere, water changes its state from a liquid to a vapour in response to an increase in temperature caused by an external heat source. This temperature change is normally the result of solar radiation. The transfer of moisture into the air is called evaporation. The process is also controlled by the relative humidity, or level of vapour saturation, of the air. The greater the relative humidity of the air, the less likely it is that evaporation will take place for
At an interface with the atmosphere, water changes its state from a liquid to a vapour in response to an increase in temperature caused by an external heat source. This temperature change is normally the result of solar radiation. The transfer of moisture into the air is called evaporation. The process is also controlled by the relative humidity, or level of vapour saturation, of the air. The greater the relative humidity of the air, the less likely it is that evaporation will take place for
The Birth Of Israel (2008) - Part 8-8
Jeremy Bowen presents a look back at the creation of the state of Israel, examining the the events leading up to the Israeli war of Independence in 1949, its...
Renewed fighting jeopardizes Gaza truce efforts
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that Israel will shun truce talks until fire from Gaza stops, as renewed fighting jeopardizes international efforts to negotiate a lasting ceasefire. Vanessa Johnston reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across top
New Wind Turbine Design Good for Rural, Urban Environment
Wind power is one of the fastest growing forms of alternative energy in the world. Because the propellers are so large the windmills need to be in the countryside. But a new form of wind power is now designed to work in an urban environment it is a propeller free wind mill, called a wind spire. It is modeled after an ancient Egyptian wheat grinder. The small wind mill can supply 25 – 30 percent of power in your house they also have a large
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15.S22 SSIM: Practical Leadership
This Brain Pop video discusses some of the life of William Shakespeare. Some key terms include plays, sonnets, history plays, comedies, The Lord Chamberlain's Men, Globe Theater, the pit, groundlings, tragedies, tragicomedies, and romances. It also includes the theme of some of his most famous works. (04:25)
Newton's First Law of Motion
This is a video concerning Newton's First Law of Motion (Galileo's Law of Inertia). Mr. Khan uses photos and computer software for instruction. (09:32)
This lesson explains what a mistake is and what consequences a mistake can have. There are lots of words and expressions presented and you can read them on the screen. The presenter acts out some of the meanings and explains others. There are also words used in examples.
Digging a wallow with piglets about
Here is a brief (0:47) home video of a large sow expanding a small wallow with her snout. Her piglets are running about. Watch for a little one digging in the dirt with its little snout, too!
Cervical Spine & Disc Anatomy
3-D animation of the cervical spine and intervertebral disc. Shows how the spine moves and shows how the spinal cord is situated within the cervical spine. Images are set to music. Grades 9-12. 1:43 min.
Animation of Joint Movement, Part 1
There is no narration or sound; the video features simple animation showing how human joints move. (57 seconds)
From DragonflyTV. Kobel and Nathan have a friend, Adam, who took a skateboarding spill and is stuck with a cast on his leg for weeks. So the boys head to the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, and learn that scientists are using nanotechnology to help regenerate nerves and bones. The nanomaterial keeps the bone together (without a cast) and slowly disappears as new bone grows and takes its place. The boys experimented with different mixtures and put their sponge bones to the test in th
2014 University of Oregon Spring Commencement
Spring Commencement was held on Monday, June 16th, 2014, at 9:30am-11:00am in Matthew Knight Arena. Keynote Speaker: Robert X. Fogarty Robert is a 2005 graduate of the UO School of Journalism and Communication and founder of Dear World, a portrait project that unites people through pictures in his distinct message-on-skin style.Its precursor, Dear New Orleans, [...]
Excellent very short example of a pig oinking. Amateur video.
Really Foamy Reaction
Elephant toothpaste is the name given to the catalyzed decomposition
reaction of 30% hydrogen peroxide that uses soap to collect the oxgen
gas that is produced. It is a favorite of most students at chemistry
Compound Subjects - MindBites
This video is an excerpt of a lesson about compound subjects. First, a sentence with a simple subject and predicate is provided. Then, an example of a sentence with a compound subject is shown. The narrator illustrates the sentences with her actions as well as explaining about the subject and predicate.
What is the Subject of a Sentence?
Video discusses how to find the subject of a sentence. The subject of a sentence is the person or thing that is doing the action. the narrator goes through a few examples.
This lesson excerpt discusses the concept of compound subjects. An example of a sentence with a compound subject is discussed and illustrated by the instructor.
Video posted to a social media website purports to show the aftermath of government air strikes on Aleppo. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years,