How to amaze your friends - Chris Budd
Professor Chris Budd from the University of Bath takes mathematics into the dark territory of murder, suicide, love, sex and conquest.
BIME annual lecture: Changing attitudes to disability - Baroness Masham of Ilton
BIME President Baroness Masham of Ilton, who is also the Founder and President of the Spinal Injuries Association, and Dr Elizabeth White, Head of Research & Development at the College of Occupational Therapists deliver the BIME lecture.
A nice cup of tea - Russell Bowes
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.
Visual Learning Bridge: Wholes and Equal Parts
In this animated video, students will learn the difference between equal and unequal parts. Students will easily understand the concrete and colorful visuals. This is a great resource to introduce and/or to review equal and unequal parts in the elementary classroom. (3:39)
25.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei der Suche nach einem Endlager für Atommüll hat es noch keinen Durchbruch gegeben. Nach Beratungen mit Parteien- und Ländervertretern kündigte Bundesumweltminister Norbert Röttgen jedoch einen baldigen Konsens an. Dafür sei noch ein weiteres, letztes Treffen nötig, sagte der CDU-Politiker. SPD und Grüne bestätigten die Fortschritte. Stri
Nick Offerman, "Paddle Your Own Canoe" | Authors at Google
Nick Offerman visited Google LA to discuss his book "Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man's Fundamentals for Delicious Living." This talk took place on November 1, 2013.
Documenting and Promoting Indigenous Agricultural Knowledge and Climate Change Adaptation in Selecte
By: UP Los Baños Presentation by Dr. Lucille Elna P. De Guzman, University Researcher, College of Agriculture, UPLB, Philippines. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.
Professor Patrick Duffy Inaugural Lecture: (Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world?
(Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world? Professor Duffy's research work focuses on policy and sport coaching, as well as applied work in sport-business transfer, which is part of a long-term project with Morrisons PLC. Patrick will address the policy and research backgrounds to developments in professional practice in this area. The traditional view of sport coaching as an emerging profession will be challenged, suggesting that sport coaching should position itself as a blended
Sustaining enterprise education
This presentation examines the impact of enterprise education on the career aspiration, decisions and intentions of HE students
Cambridge and First Time Volunteering
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Where next for public health in the era of austerity?
This event was the second in a series of master class lectures jointly staged by the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University bringing together relevant senior figures and academics from across the city and surrounding region. The twenty-first century has seen a growth in political, environmental and economic insecurity in the context of global recession, population ageing and climate change. Responding to these threats involves rethinking how we work together, care for ourselves,
Chris and Martin find a Tiger Quoll
Watch as the Kratt brothers prove that size isn't everything as they highlight the ferocious Tiger Quoll and its small relatives. Viewers learn that this family of animals are successful scavengers because they are small, fast, and have very sharp teeth! (1:19)
Cuenta Cuentos: El Gato con Botas - en español
La voz de Marta Angelat, lee el cuento del Gato con Botas. (7:46)
Jian Gou Village
5:05 Cultural Heritage in Beijing. Farm house restaurants - folk culture and customs. The video is translated and spoken in English. This is an interview with a restaurant owner. Roses are used as an ingredient in their cooking. Travelers come to eat the local roses in the food.
National Geographic - Josie Underwood's Civil War Diary
A young Southern belle chronicles the times when Union and Confederate troops invaded her home in Bowling Green, Kentucky. (02:50)
Analyzing an Ecosystem (Interactive)
What are ecological systems, and what types of organisms live in these environments? This interactive activity adapted from the University of Alberta identifies the living and nonliving components of an animated ecosystem. Users are also invited to look at examples of mimicry, and identify which living things are producers and which are consumers. To help users complete the activity, key terms, including biotic and abiotic components, are defined.
First Images of Battle of Midway
The victory at Midway was the turning point of World War II. The Battle of Midway was a major naval battle, widely regarded as the most important one of the Pacific Campaign of World War II. In this video clip, view images from this crucial battle. (1:23)
The Dizzy Gillespie United Nation Orchestra
1:28 Excellent stage show listening to all the music played. Hear that big band sound.
Needs vs Wants
A video to help you understand the difference between your NEEDS and WANTS. (01:53)
Becoming Barack Obama
In this video clip, take a closer look at the events of Barack Obama's childhood and youth that influenced and shaped him into the person he is today. (5:49)