1.6.2 Beware of first impressions Representing ‘sums of money, and time, by parts of space’, as Playfair put it, may indeed seem obvious and readily agreed, but nevertheless graphics showing the rise and fall of profits, expenditure or interest rates over time often need to be approached carefully. As the inventor of the bar chart (or bar graph), Playfair might well have raised a quizzical eyebrow at the example in Author(s):
Representing ‘sums of money, and time, by parts of space’, as Playfair put it, may indeed seem obvious and readily agreed, but nevertheless graphics showing the rise and fall of profits, expenditure or interest rates over time often need to be approached carefully. As the inventor of the bar chart (or bar graph), Playfair might well have raised a quizzical eyebrow at the example in Author(s):
The Story of Nicola Tesla, Part 4 (Re-enactment)
Our lives today are dependent upon a bewildering amount of technology, much of which we take for granted. Indeed, some of that technology is so pervasive that we forget it even is technology.
Perhaps that's one reason why so many have forgotten the name of Serbian-born inventor Nikola Tesla.
Tesla endured a frightening number of injustices during his life. This is a story about Tesla, one of his inventions, and his extraordinary generosity, in hopes that he will no
" 3-D Shapes I Know"- A Song With Real-Life Examples
This computer-animated video contains a lively song which identifies the 3-D shapes ( sphere, cylinder, cube, and cone) and shows real-life examples of each. ( 3:18)
Gunmen storm Chechnya building, at least 16 killed
Gunmen storm a building in Chechnya's regional capital of Grozny, killing 16 people, including ten police officers. Jillian Kitchener 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 16
3rd annual Trivia Night - February 3, 2015
Join us for the 3rd annual Trivia Night on Feb 3, 7:00 pm, Harre Union Ballrooms. Don't miss this chance to match wits with the best minds Valpo has to offer. It's sure to be a fun night, and it's for a good cause. All proceeds benefit the Dr. Bill Marion First Generation Scholarship Fund. $100 for a table of 10 $10/individual contestant (individuals will be grouped together) Bring small bills for food and drink, or bring homemade snacks for your table. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Embedding the concept of competency maps
This presentation outlines the background, context and transferability of a competency mapping tool originally developed in health but suitable for enterprise
Learning spaces: evaluation
A presentation which provides an overview of key research questions relating to the development of fit for purpose learning spaces
This video provides an illustration of the mechanism of actions within the human body. In great detail you will see an animated version of your nucleus. This video clip is not narrated. (1:34)
Gumball Subtraction - Sesame Street
A fun little sesame street video showing basic subtraction practice using a gumball machine.
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Met je mond vol tanden : Werkbundel mondhygiëne Een lesbundel over de tanden en hoe we deze moeten verzorgen.
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Een lesbundel over de tanden en hoe we deze moeten verzorgen.
Pronounce the Muscles (Part 3)
Video has a list of major muscle names, beginning with letters O through R. The narrator pronounces the muscle names, and then allows the student to practice pronunciation. Words are a little blurry. Grades 9-12. 2:48 min.
Sound sieve sifts beads by size and density
Full story: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25764 An acoustic device for lifting and sorting small objects might one day find uses in nano-manufacturing or cell therapies
Prepare for a Bright Future at Career Fair
Recruiters share tips on how to stand out and land a job at a Career Fair.
President Clinton 1993 Inaugural Address
President Clinton delivered his first inaugural address on January 20, 1993. (14:38)
CBS News: Obama Wins Election
"Breaking News:" CBS News projects that Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama will become the next President of the United States. Katie Couric discusses this historic event. Shows Grant Park before speech. (03:07)
President Obama Surprises Iraq Troops 2009
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Slade Lectures 2009: Week 6: Organicism: National Energy and Natural Flux
Sixth lecture from the series "Style versus the State: Naturalism and Avant-gardism in Third Republic France, 1880-1900" given by Professor Richard Thomson as part of the annual Slade Art Lectures. Richard Thomson, Watson Gordon Professor of Fine Art, University of Edinburgh, gave the Slade Lectures 2009 in naturalism and style in early Third Republic France. This series of podcasts has been released to coincide with the publication of Professor Thomson's book on this subject: Art of the Actual: