A first look at McMaster's new Downtown Centre
McMaster staff got a sneak peek at the University's new Downtown Centre at a recent open house held at the 1 James Street North site. The new facility will allow 200 staff and 4,000 students to remain in the city's downtown core.
National Geographic presents a short video on the physical geography, the ancient capital city of Cusco, and the Inca Trail. There is a visit to Machu Pichu and its amazing stonework is shown with explanation of some of its special characteristics. The mystery of drawings carved into the flat, dry plains visible only from the air is mentioned. Headwaters of the Amazon and the rain forest are also shown.
Britain and the EU: an ever-closer union of peoples? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Sir Malcolm Rifkind | The acute economic crisis of the euro, coupled with the chronic political crisis of Europe’s democratic deficit, have created a situation in which Britain’s membership of the European Union can no longer be taken for granted. Former Foreign Secretary Sir Malcolm Rifkind outlines a ‘moderate eurosceptic’ approach to the issue, which he believes would produce a mutually beneficial solution acceptable to the United Kingdom and her European partners alike. S
Turtle Skeleton - Front Limb (Claw)
Turtles use their front limb (flipper) of its skeleton to propel themselves through water. It is webbed and is connected to a ball and socket joint, allowing the turtle to be agile in water. Its sharp claws help the turtle to grab and defend itself.
Service of Good Friday - 4/18/14
Speaker: Dr. Ellen Davis, the Amos Ragan Kearns Distinguished Professor of Bible and Practical Theology at Duke Divinity School.
Subliminal Political Messages
This four minute videos discusses subliminal campaign ads. New research shows that subliminal messages can change political views and behavior and this video explains the research and how it is accomplished. A great debate subject for students.
Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding Internationalisation of the Curriculum at
From implicit to explicit: Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding IoC at Griffith Universlty, Australia. Professor Michelle Barker of Griffith University, Brisbane Australia and Dr Viv Caruana of CAPRI, Leeds Met University UK discuss recent work in embedding internationalisation of the curriculum across the full range of disciplines and programmes of study at Griffith. Professor Barker also shares insights from a recent ALTC-funded project focused on intercultural or cross-
Adobe Media Encoderでの出力
Adobe Media Encoder CS5の機能ツアーをご覧いただきます。ファイルをエンコードキューに追加したり、設定を変更したり、After Effects、Premiere ProとともにAdobe Media Encoderを利用する方法を学びます。
Why Some Emerging Markets Are Heading for a Bust
In countries such as Turkey and Argentina a tighter stance implemented by central banks has set in motion an economic bust. In Turkey the central bank has
raised the one week repo rate to 10 percent from 4.5 percent while in Argentina the 3-month Treasury bill rate climbed to 25.89 percent from 16 percent in
early January. In Argentina an increase in rates took place once the centra
In countries such as Turkey and Argentina a tighter stance implemented by central banks has set in motion an economic bust. In Turkey the central bank has raised the one week repo rate to 10 percent from 4.5 percent while in Argentina the 3-month Treasury bill rate climbed to 25.89 percent from 16 percent in early January. In Argentina an increase in rates took place once the centra
Georgie Smith - Acupuncturist
By: My name is Georgie Smith and I am an acupuncturist in Brisbane. I provide solutions like Natural Fertility Support, Natural Induction Methods, Labour induction Acupuncture, IVF support etc…
Understanding How Tornadoes Form
Power of 5 Meteorologist Valerie Abati explains how tornadoes form in under two minutes.
Representation and re-Presentation: Emerging Digital Conventions of Architectural Communication
This paper examines the theoretical and conceptual underpinnings of digital architectural representation. Emerging digital tools, processes, and methods are sponsoring new conventions for the communication of architectural ideas and motives. New conventions yielded through digital media offer fresh and currently uncodified ways to communicate. These new conventions attempt to communicate the same ideas as the old, sometimes subverting the imperative for drawing as the representation does not ref
This pictoral video clip identies the Earth's major geological and certain geographic features. Alligned with the Tennessee third grade standards. (03:21)
Introduction to the Traditional Southern Chinese New Year Lion Dance
Introduction to the Traditional Southern Chinese New Year Lion Dance. Part of the series: How to Do the Chinese Lion Dance. Get an introduction to the traditional Southern style Chinese New Year Lion Dance in this free instructional dance video. This short clip is just the first in a series that needs to be viewed to gain an understanding of this dance and how it is done. There are several parts. Teachers may want to select those that are most appropriate for what they are teaching. If you let t
Con Te Partiró By Andrea Bocelli
Tuscany-born, classical singer Andrea Bocelli, sings one of his most known melodies, Con Te Partiró (A Time to Say Goodbye).
How Does a Cathode Ray Tube Work?
A cathode ray tube consists of an electron gun, focusing
coils, and X and Y plates. Learn how a sawtooth works in a cathode ray tube with information from a science teacher in this video.
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - Going Outside to Play
This video emphasizes the importance of knowing what to wear outside depending on the temperature. It names a variety of clothing to wear depending on weather (jacket, boots, etc.). This is a good teaching resource a thematic unit on weather for young learners. Students will enjoy this cute video. (1:06)
Tecnologías de apoyo y atención a la diversidad (2009)
A pesar de las dificultades de todo tipo que se puedan argumentar, la educación del siglo XXI se mueve en ámbitos decididamente tecnológicos. La propia sociedad se ha pertrechado de mecanismos y recursos que nos aproximan, cada vez más, a entornos muy específicos y amenazan con dejar atrás a buena parte del profesorado y convertir en analfabetos funcionales a muchos ciudadanos y ciudadanas. Los poderes públicos y la Administración Educativa en concreto tienen, desde hace mucho tiempo, en
Example Disclaimers to Include in Publicly Available Content Depending of the nature and type of content contained in your learning materials, you may wish to include disclaimers that address any copyright, privacy, or ethical concerns within the content. For example, you may want to address the inclusi
Depending of the nature and type of content contained in your learning materials, you may wish to include disclaimers that address any copyright, privacy, or ethical concerns within the content. For example, you may want to address the inclusi