MIT Physics Demo -- Adjustable Capacitor with Dielectric
First, an adjustable parallel-plate capacitor is held at a constant voltage. As the separation between the plates is widened, the electrometer shows charge (or current) flowing off of the plates, while the electroscope shows no change in voltage. Notice (by the deflection of the needle) that more charge flows off of the plates when they are closer together, and less when further apart. When the plates are brought back together, we see charge flowing back onto of the plates (02:
Witness: Where North Korea meets the outside world
Sept. 4 - The biggest tourist draw in Dandong, China? Neighboring North Korea. In marketplaces or on speedboats, the city is one of the few places offering glimpses into the everyday lives of North Koreans.
Authors@Google: Eric Klinenberg | "Going Solo..."
"Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone" In 1950, only 22 percent of American adults were single. Today, more than 50 percent of American adults are single, and 31 million—roughly one out of every seven adults—live alone. People who live alone make up 28 percent of all U.S. households, which makes them more common than any other domestic unit, including the nuclear family. In GOING SOLO, renowned sociologist and author Eric Klinenberg proves that these numb
Alyssa Explains It All: Time Management
SUNY Oswego student video blogger Alyssa Levenberg gives tips on time management and adjusting to college.
One Minute Arch March | University of St. Thomas
On Sept. 4, 2012 the University of St. Thomas class of 2016 was welcomed by the campus community at the 12th annual March Through the Arches. Members of this year's freshman class gathered on Summit Avenue, passed through the Arches and were met with applause from administrators, faculty, staff and upperclassmen as they made their way to Schoenecker Area for the interfaith blessing for the new school year. There are 1,460 students in this year's incoming class. Among them are 37 international s
Archaeology of the Holy Land
In an "Office Hours" conversation, Duke University Professor Eric Meyers says archaeology in Israel and Palestine can give context for biblical narratives. In his new book, "Alexander to Constantine," co-authored with Mark Chancey, Ph.D. '99, he argues that Hellenistic culture gave Judaism, and later Christianity, a vehicle for worldwide expression. Learn more at http://religiondepartment.duke.edu and http://yalepress.yale.edu/yupbooks/book.asp?isbn=9780300141795.
NASA | Afterschool Universe: Life Cycle of a Small Star
Afterschool Universe is an out-of-school-time astronomy program for middle school students that explores basic astronomy concepts through engaging hands-on activities and then takes participants on a journey through the Universe beyond the Solar System.
This video shows a simple kinesthetic activity that models the life cycle of a star with a mass similar to our sun. (02:38)
Russula in North America
Cómo saber cuándo utilizar la Y y la LL
Los plurales de las palabras que en singular terminan en 'y' se escriben también con esta letra. (1:34)
This annual fall showcase of student clubs and activity organizations gets bigger every year! Rochester students tell us the about the organizations they represent - and freshmen tell us which clubs they've signed up with.
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Engaging Students - with Traditional Mandarin subtitles
Experience what the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University has to offer! This video contains testimonials of FASS undergrads and alumni from a range of departments describing their experiences while being part of the largest faculty here at SFU. Please visit our FASS homepage for more information about opportunities and programs. http://www.fass.sfu.ca/
The Exchange: Democrats sound off
At the DNC in Charlotte, delegates defend the middle class, criticize Congress, and argue for a second term.
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President Barack Obama at St. Petersburg College Seminole Campus
As a state college, St. Petersburg College does not support or oppose any particular candidate and maintains an open door policy to all candidates. More than 11,000 jam Seminole Campus to hear President Obama September 8, 2012 by newsspc President Obama at SPC's Seminole Campus Saturday, Sept. 8 The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity did not disappoint. President Barack Obama's visit to the Seminole Campus of St. Petersburg College drew more than 11,000 enthusiastic supporters on Saturday, under
Oh My Soul Interviews: Wettgenstein - Audio
Professor Grant Gillett presents his play, "The soul and things themselves - being conscious is being in it"
Carmen Bugan - GRCC Alumna and Poet Author
Carmen Bugan, GRCC alumna and author of "Burying the Typewriter," reads poetry at GRCC.
Alamance County Parade of Heroes, Honor 9/11 First Responders
Representatives of several Alamance County police, emergency and fire departments - including Elon University Campus Police and Town of Elon police and Elon Fire and Rescue - were part of a procession that began at Magnolia Cemetery.
Fourth-Grade Games & Activities on Sentences & Sentence Fragments
In this video, a teacher explains some games and activities for helping students with complete sentences and fragments. (03:01)
Adjective games are a great way to teach students more about the English language - and to learn a few new things yourself. Learn about adjective games for middle level and high school students with help from a professional reading and English tutor in this free video clip. (02:22)
MythBusters - Rubens' Flaming Tube
The mythbusters explain the standing wave in the Ruben's tube. There is a good explanation in this video that describes what causes the wave (01:58).