2007 COSAL: Keynote Address (video)
The Norman Cutler Conference on South Asian Literature (COSAL) honors the life and work of the late Norman Cutler, former Professor of Tamil in the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations. Keynote Address by A.R. Venkatachalapathy, History and Literary Historiography, Madras Institute of Development Studies. Co-sponsored by the U
Natural magic informs every function of our bodies, our life span and the way we perceive.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
2013 Legislative Briefing
How Does the University of Minnesota Illuminate Your Life? Be a light for Minnesota. Join us at the 2013 Legislative Briefing. Register to attend: http://z.umn.edu/bap How has the U illuminated your life? Support the U of M with neighbors from your legislative district. Share your story through video, Twitter, or a personal note.
How to Make Balloon powered Squids
In this kid's science video learn how to make balloon squids which use energy to move. This would be a great craft/experiment while teaching the transfer of energy (from wind to mechanical). Run time 03:39
Graphing inequalities in Two Variables
Instructor demonstrates how to graph linear inequalities in variables using an electronic sketchpad. Several examples are modeled showing various strategies.
BIOL 360-01, Histology, Fall 2004
To understand the organization of mammalian organ systems and tissues and how their micro-anatomical form (histology) determines their function. Therefore, to know what is inside our bodies and how these structures and systems carry out the day-to-day activities of a living organism. To achieve the course objectives we will review basic cell design and activities, and you will learn how to use microscopic images to interpret the form and function of the different tissues and organs.,This syllabu
E-university – what have we learned?
Lever de voile sur l'invisibilité (audio) Les Conférences de l'Université de Toulon : Animée par Monsieur Frédéric ZOLLA, Institut FRESNEL, Aix-Marseille Université. L'invi
Les Conférences de l'Université de Toulon :
Animée par Monsieur Frédéric ZOLLA, Institut FRESNEL, Aix-Marseille Université.
Space Station Live: Imaging Earth from the Station
ISS Commentator Bill Hubscher interviews Burgess Howell, the principal investigator and payload developer for the ISS Environmental Research and Visualization System (ISERV).
Paris 1900: The Games of the II Olympiad
The Games of the II Olympiad in Paris, France. Video gives a few facts about these games. These Games were held in conjunction with the World’s Fair that year. Also, these Games were the first to include women. Charlotte Cooper (Great Britain Republic) won gold in tennis, becoming the first female Olympic champion. American Alvin Kreenzlein won four gold medals in track and field. The flags of the nations that participated in these O
Los Angeles 1984: The Games of the XXIII Olympiad The Games of the XXIII Olympiad, from Los Angeles, USA. These Games are known for the fourteen country boycott led by the USSR. The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum became the only stadium to host the Summer Olympic Opening Ceremony twice, the first time in 1932. Romania was the only Warsaw Pact nation to compete. Carl Lewis of the U.S. won four gold medals in track and field, in the same events as Jesse Owens did in 1936. Gymnas
The Games of the XXIII Olympiad, from Los Angeles, USA. These Games are known for the fourteen country boycott led by the USSR. The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum became the only stadium to host the Summer Olympic Opening Ceremony twice, the first time in 1932. Romania was the only Warsaw Pact nation to compete. Carl Lewis of the U.S. won four gold medals in track and field, in the same events as Jesse Owens did in 1936. Gymnas
Los Angeles Olympics 1932
20th Century: Sports Video. Video discusses start of the Olympics in Los Angeles. It shows a variety of sports done at the Olympics. Video is short and is done in black and white. Video would be appropriate for middle school or high school students.
21H.224 Law and Society in US History (MIT)
As events of the last few years have shown, the Supreme Court has played a crucial role in American political life. There is practically no issue of social significance in the American past that did not at some point end up in the nation's courtrooms, yet much of the workings of the constitution remain obscure. This subject is designed to introduce students to the main themes and events of American constitutional law since 1787. It introduces terms and concepts of law and legal history, focusing
Andrew Burnap '13 heads to D.C.
URI theater major Andrew Burnap '13 is headed to Washington D.C. for the National Kennedy Center Awards acting competition.
Basic WiFi Troubleshooting Tips
Basic WiFi Troubleshooting Tips - If you are having problems with your WiFi connection, Molly Wood has a pile of tips to help you out. If your network was working fine and is now giving you issues CNET suggests first unplugging your router for 30 seconds. Next check that the date and time are all the same on all computers. Sometimes you need to update the drivers or the firmware. (2:37)
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Modified worms grow two heads
Full story: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22229710.300 Lizards and tadpoles can regenerate lost limbs -- so why can't we? Biologist Michael Levin wants to use bioelectricity to do just that. This video shows how his team reprogrammed the bioelectric code in flatworms to make them grow an extra head instead of a tail.
Solving Systems by Substitution - Math Help
The instructor uses a white board for demonstration and this video is suitable for high school students. Students learn to solve a system of linear equations by substitution, by first isolating one of the variables in the system, then substituting its value for the corresponding variable in the other equation.
Intro to Judaism terms #12 Peoplehood/Convert
Video discusses the terms used in Jewish peoplehood, conversion, and modern issues.