The Crystal Capers: #4
Breaking news: Eagle Eye TV is reporting that Aubie is still on the loose with the crystal football. Tommy Dawson, city of Auburn police chief, is asking the public to call the secret witness line with any information they might have on Aubie's whereabouts. http://www.auburn.edu/caper
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Charles Reagan Wilson Delivers Mortar Board "Last Lecture"
Retiring professor Charles Reagen Wilson gave the Mortar Board "Last Lecture" at the Ford Center. Video by Mary Stanton Knight.
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Albert Bierstadt Painter
This five minute video provides viewers with images prainted by  Albert Bierstadt, a painter best known for his large landscapes of the American West. He was the first artist to record these sites, Bierstadt was the foremost painter of these scenes for the remainder of the 19th century. There isn't any narration in this video, just images of the paintings so the teacher needs to provide insights as to the subject and painter's history.
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Interview with Csaba Markus on Painting of Raphael
This 2:41 minute interview with Csaba Markus at the
Budapest Museum of Fine Arts discussing the details of Raphael's "Portrait of a Young Man" and the similarities to the "Mona Lisa". The strong dialect might be difficult for some students, but his insights are worth viewing for advanced art students.



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Winslow Homer - 1836-1910
This three minute video is simply images that Homer created. There is no narration and so the teacher may have to stop the video several times to point out the style and content of the images to help the students better understand the works. (03:08)
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Self-taught Artists: William Hawkins
This 1:16 video is about the self-taught artists William Hawkins, a former slave. It is very brief, but could provide students with motivation to find out more about Hawkins and others who learned by doing such as Grandma Moses.
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Winslow Homer on Prouts Neck
This 6:26 long video goes into detail about Homer's work at Prouts Neck where he lived and painted some of his best work. The video also shows his studio. Several of his most famous works are shown, but the teacher may need to stop the video to explain what they are and how they were done.
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Beginnings of Civilization
A slide presentation about the origins of Civilization. There is information about the first cities and a lot of vocabulary related to the topic. (No narration but lots of text and graphics)

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Smoothing the way to a healthy glow?
A group of university students are enjoying a specially designed fruit smoothie a day to discover whether it can improve their appearance and make them feel healthier. The research is being carried out by the Schools of Psychology and Biosciences at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC).
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Colours of emotions
Laura Bassas
This module is a CLIL lesson plan to teach emotions in English through art. There are 5 tasks to do with children. This lesson plan is designed for students who are learning English as a second […]

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Who Wants to be a Millionaire - Numbers to 100 (#2)
A second version of the "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" interactive slideshow. It uses questions that test your knowledge of numbers 1-100 and their place values, written representations and more. Lots of fun for review.
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Place Values up to Millions

This video offers great help to understand how to read and write place values up to millions.  Place value, through million, is put on the screen.  Then place value is defined, standard form is shown and discussed, expanded form is shown and discussed, and word form is shown and discussed.  After looking at the different forms of a number, some examples are done using the place value chart.  This is a good video fo
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How Three New Jersey Towns Prepare for the Next Sandy
A five part video includes Intro, Plans for three New Jersey Towns- Sayrevillle, Highlands and Sea Bright, and Conclusion.
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12.815 Atmospheric Radiation (MIT)
This is an introduction to the physics of atmospheric radiation and remote sensing including use of computer codes. Subjects covered include: radiative transfer equation including emission and scattering, spectroscopy, Mie theory, and numerical solutions. We examine the solution of inverse problems in remote sensing of atmospheric temperature and composition.
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2.72 Elements of Mechanical Design (MIT)
This is an advanced course on modeling, design, integration and best practices for use of machine elements such as bearings, springs, gears, cams and mechanisms. Modeling and analysis of these elements is based upon extensive application of physics, mathematics and core mechanical engineering principles (solid mechanics, fluid mechanics, manufacturing, estimation, computer simulation, etc.). These principles are reinforced via (1) hands-on laboratory experiences wherein students conduct experime
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Abraham Lincoln
This three minute video shows a little about his life. Students would benefit from the fact that he failed many times, but kept on working on his goals. The Civil War is mentioned briefly as is the Gettysburg Address. Not much depth, but good insight into his character.

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Why Study Ancient Coins with Roland Deines
Professor Roland Deines looks at four ancient coins -- all of them nearly 2000 years old -- and shows how they provide a window into the world of Galilee and Judea in the time of Jesus. In the gospel there are many references to coins (for example: Mark 12:15 -- on paying Roman taxes; Mark 11:15 and John 2:15 -- the coins of the money-changers in the temple; Matthew 17:27 -- on the half-shekel tax; or Matthew 20:2 -- a reference to a denarius as a day's wage) and examples of the coins referred t
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Spain
In this video you will learn about Spain's political systems, location, culture, religion, language, natural resources, economic systems, main urban centers, and main industries.  (Amateur video with slides, text, and Spanish music)

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18.369 Mathematical Methods in Nanophotonics (MIT)
Find out what solid-state physics has brought to Electromagnetism in the last 20 years. This course surveys the physics and mathematics of nanophotonics—electromagnetic waves in media structured on the scale of the wavelength. Topics include computational methods combined with high-level algebraic techniques borrowed from solid-state quantum mechanics: linear algebra and eigensystems, group theory, Bloch's theorem and conservation laws, perturbation methods, and coupled-mode theories, to u
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