21.02.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die Euro-Länder haben ein zweites Rettungspaket für Griechenland geschnürt. Allerdings mussten die Finanzminister rund 13 Stunden lang zäh verhandeln, bis sie sich einigen konnten. Wie bereits vorher vereinbart, ist das Volumen der öffentlichen Hilfen auf 130 Milliarden Euro bis 2014 begrenzt. Um trotz der deutlich verschlechterten Lage in Griechenla
The Student Leader
In this video segment from the American Experience: "Freedom Riders" Web site, watch interviews and newsreel footage and see archival photos to learn about the early efforts of a prominent student leader of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. Diane Nash, a young Chicago native, was attending Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, when she was introduced to nonviolent direct action. She quickly became an influential student activist through her leadership of sit-ins in Nashville, her p
Human Culture and Navigation || Radcliffe Institute
HUMAN CULTURE AND NAVIGATION Richard Feinberg 11:06 Professor, Department of Anthropology Kent State University Introduced by Silvia Benedito 04:26 Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture Harvard Graduate School of Design Q&A 41:06
ROBOTANY: Game Of The Week: Episode 2 The 2012 Game of the Week Podcast 2: ROBOTANY featuring GAMBIT Technical Director, Andrew Grant and GAMBIT Researcher Jason Begy What is the Game of the Week? This is the Game of the Week. Beginning February 20th
The 2012 Game of the Week Podcast 2: ROBOTANY featuring GAMBIT Technical Director, Andrew Grant and GAMBIT Researcher Jason Begy What is the Game of the Week? This is the Game of the Week. Beginning February 20th
Beginner - When are you coming? Now that you have made friends abroad, you want to invite them to visit you back home. Today we will teach you how to ask a person when he, or she, will visit your hometown. You will also hear an example response that is usually associated with such a question.
Now that you have made friends abroad, you want to invite them to visit you back home. Today we will teach you how to ask a person when he, or she, will visit your hometown. You will also hear an example response that is usually associated with such a question.
Finding the Intersection
In this video segment from Cyberchase, the CyberSquad is looking for a lost Transformatron. Matt can see it along one line, while Jackie says she can see it along a different line. Digit and Inez try to figure out how this is possible, and they discover that one point can lie on two different lines. (1:33)
Alzheimer's: What Is the Value of Knowing Early: A View Across Five Countries
The Forum at the School of Public Health Alzheimer's disease, the most common form of dementia, affects millions of people around the world. This Forum event examined the results of a new poll conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health and Alzheimer Europe on perception and awareness of the disease among residents in the U.S., Germany, France, Spain and Poland -- and their views on the value of diagnosis. This event was presented in collaboration with Reuters and was part of the Andelot S
It has become the site and symbol of the battle for Texan independence. Constructed in 1744 as a Spanish mission the Alamo soon became a military outpost and was the site of one of the most memorable battles in the fight for independence. In a battle that lasted 13 days, Americans were unable to withstand the large Mexican army. This video clip contains text to guide the construction and the events that happened at the Alamo. (2:47)
Act 2 - Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
Video 37:27- Scene I: 00:04, Scene II: 02:41, Scene III: 13:15, Scene IV: 19:27, Scene V: 30:32, Scene VI: 35:05
Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox.
Join the conversation at Concordia – “What’s next for the university?”
http://concordia.ca/directions Concordia has undertaken several strategic planning exercises in recent years, which resulted in a Strategic Framework that is now expiring, and the current Academic Plan. These documents have guided our decisions regarding our priorities and where to focus our investments. While the university has made significant progress in the last 10 years, much has changed and we are living in a different environment today. The question for us now is, "What’s next?" In thi
Moodle 2.0 Lesson - part 3
This lesson shows you how to create a cluster of questions in your lesson, that are then displayed to the student in a random order until all questions have been seen. It continues from the previous lesson where we created questions in our lesson. (02:56)
Addendum 1B. Riverbank: The Controversy
In December of 1999 a symposium titled "Issues of Authenticity" was held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art with papers mostly arguing for and against the age and authenticity of a painting titled Riverbank that the museum had recently acquired and believed to be an early masterwork, while others, spearheaded by Cahill, believe it to be a forgery by the late Zhang Daqian. Revelations about the background of this symposium, and additional opinions by others about this controversy, are offered here
Part 7 - Chapter 32 - A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain
Part 7, Chapter 32: Dowley's Humiliation. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by John Greenman.
Playlist for A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL594379211E091592
This video clip highlights the Mayan civilizations achievements. The Mayans were the first to figure out the concept of zero, created the first accurate calendar containing 365 days per year, and started a writing system. The Mayans had hundreds of cities and their capital of Tikal contained schools, libraries, sports arenas, and hospitals. In 1,000 A.D. Mayan cities were abandoned. The growth of the great Mayan civilization is as much a mystery as its disappearance. This clip contains text to a
ISS Update - Feb. 22, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Feb. 22, 2012.
Common Shore Crab--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Common Shore Crab. As its name suggests, the common shore crab is one of the most common crabs on the British shore. This species is usually dark green in color, although young individuals may have whitish blotches. The carapace of the common shore crab is wider than it is long, and the first pair of walking limbs ('pereopods') have pincers. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help mak