The I Heart Hamilton tour's top picks
This summer, four recent McMaster graduates set out to experience the best of what their hometown has to offer. The goal: for Avishka Juta, Carly Ciufo, Jennifer Juliao and Kristin Archer to be tourists in their own city. Here, the four friends talk about their favourite places in the city.
Open for learning
This xerte on-line toolkits resource has been produced as part of the JISC funded BERLiN (Building Exchanges for Research and Learning in Nottingham) project run by The University of Nottingham from April 2009 - April 2010. The project aimed to publish and share the equivalent of 360 credits of Open Educational Resources (OERs), enhance and expand Nottingham's existing Open Educational Repository (U-Now) and foster OER use and reuse. This open educational resource aims to share knowledge gain
Certificacion de Turismo Responsable
A lecture on sustainable tourism delivered in Spanish.
This video uses animation to tell the story of Napolen and his accomplishments. An excellent overview.Small in stature, Napoleon Bonaparte left behind a huge legacy. (2:52)
Analyzing Data - Numerical
Three killed in Homs during U.N. visit, activists say
Aug. 22 - Amateur video obtained by a social media website shows two people apparently shot by Syrian forces in Homs during a visit by a UN team. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The Perfect Peach: Recipes and Stories from the Masumoto Family Farm
Enjoy the luscious versatility of summer's finest fruit with fifty sweet and savory dishes. The Masumoto family's amazing heirloom peaches—which are available for a few weeks each year at the best produce markets and top restaurants in the country—are widely considered the best peaches in the world. Their debut cookbook gathers the family's favorite recipes, from classics like Hearty Peach Cobbler, Peach Chutney, and Slow-Cooked Pork Tacos to inspired combinations such as Prosciutto-Wrapped
Absolute Beginner #17 - Asking Somebody’s Age in Japanese
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Your little girl is chatting politely with a neighbor when out of the blue she asks the person’s age in Japanese. You chide her, explaining in Japanese that asking someone’s age is impolite, but the little girl replies that she was curious because of her gray hair. Even more embarrassed, you [...]
Meet Nancy Kanwisher
(4:42) Nancy Kanwisher, a founding member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research, uses brain imaging to learn about the organization of the mind.
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Intensive case studies for practice across the foundation stage
This paper will provide an introductory overview of the EPPE methodology and findings and focus upon the particular effects of specific teaching and learning practices in pre-schools. Where settings view educational and social development as complementary and equal in importance, children make better all round progress. Freely chosen play activities often provided the best opportunities for adults to extend children’s thinking, but it seems that a balance between child-initiated play and the
Homelessness in America
Graph Showing Antarctic Ozone Decreasing by 60% from the 1950s to the 1980s
During the spring of 1985, British researchers using ground-based instruments measured dramatic changes in the ozone layer. As much as sixty percent of the ozone over Antarctica was rapidly disappearing each spring.
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Career development - Executive MBA
Cranfield Executive MBA alumni describe how the MBA has benefitted them and their careers post-Cranfield.
Fale de você Series, Lesson 1: Preenchendo um formulário
In this lesson you will learn how to talk about yourself and how to fill out forms.
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Excavating Ancient Armor
A broken helmet is discarded and forgotten, only to be resurrected 400 years later by curious archaeologists on Jamestown Island. Curator Michael Lavin describes the effort.Author(s):
The University of Memphis-Sydney
See why the U of M was the right choice for Sydney.
Medicine on a Mission
Medicine on a Mission
Design a Bicycle Helmet
The goal of the activities is for students to understand the basics of engineering associated with safety products. Using a bicycle helmet helps to protect the brain and neck during a crash. In order to do this effectively, helmets must have some sort of crushable material to absorb the shock of a collision and a strap system to ensure that the protection stays in place. The exact design of the helmet will depend on the needs and specifications of the user. In this activity students will be intr
The Nottingham Life Cycle Daily: Did we remember the VC's bike?
Join our team on their fundraising ride from John O'Groats to Land's End. In this, the first of the Nottingham Life Cycle Daily videos, Gavin Scott makes sure they've packed everything.