Study Links Natural B Vitamin Folate And Cancer Prevention
Folate is a natural B-vitamin that plays a role in DNA creation, repair and function as well as red blood cell production. A new study reports that people with higher levels of folate in their red blood cells were more likely to have two cancer-preventing genes shut down by methylation -- a chemical off switch for gene. Co-author Jean-Pierre Issa, M.D., professor in MD Anderson's Department of Leukemia explains they study
Evolution in Action
10 salamanders look completely different though they are the same species. Leaning to the argument of evolution.
Bill Nye - Music (Part 1)
Music comes from many different things and many different places. But what is music? And how do we hear it? In this video, Bill Nye explains the science behind music. Some key vocabulary words in this video include: notes, vibration, waves, pitch, rhythm, patterns, eardrum, cochlea, auditory nerve, tuning fork, and air molecules. There are three parts to this video series. Run time 07:50.
How to Check Your Skin for Skin Cancer
How to Check Your Skin for Skin Cancer. Part of the series: Cancer Facts. Check your skin for skin cancer by looking for any lump or rapidly changing spot that has multiple colors on the body. Protect against skin cancer by wearing a hat and sunscreen when going in the...
Sea Rex: Journey to a Prehistoric World
Travel from a modern-day aquarium to the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods to discover an amazing underwater universe. Opens January 10, 2011 at American Museum of Natural History.
Quiet business ending to 2010
Business summary: quiet ending for a strong year in stocks, first New Year's Eve in Times Square since attempted terrorist bombing in May, CVS to buy Medicare unit for $1.25 billion, Goldman to retake lead in M&A.
Fears over vote in Sudan border area
Sudanese living on the border between the country's north and south worry how an upcoming vote to split the country will affect their lives.
Livia Eberlin named a 2014 L'Oréal USA For Women In Science Fellow
Livia Eberlin, who earned her doctoral degree in analytical chemistry from Purdue University in 2012, is a 2014 L'Oréal USA For Women In Science Fellow. Eberlin is one of five scientists to win the award, which recognizes researchers for their outstanding contributions in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. Eberlin was a part of the research team of R. Graham Cooks, Purdue’s Henry Bohn Hass Distinguished Professor of Chemistry. She led the design and testing of a too
Regional Spanish Series - Costa Rican #11 - In the kitchen w/ Natalia Araya
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Get down with Natalia and Carlos as they continue their tour through the Costa Rican kitchen. Soon you will be a culinary expert in Costa Rican cuisine! This is a great lesson for learning how a basic conversation in a restaurant might sound. Your waiter will think you are a Tico. [...]
Genuine 'Old School' Entertainment Video that will Amaze your Students My mum actually sent me link to this the other day and it really caught my attention as to how everyone has an amazing skill or talent. Larry Griswold was just such a man. Appearing on the Frank Sinatra show in 1951 Larry and would put any number of our entertainers to shame today without the need for Computer Generated effects or stunt doubles. He is a REAL SHOWMAN - You'll see why. Anyhow... I'll let the video do the talki
My mum actually sent me link to this the other day and it really caught my attention as to how everyone has an amazing skill or talent. Larry Griswold was just such a man. Appearing on the Frank Sinatra show in 1951 Larry and would put any number of our entertainers to shame today without the need for Computer Generated effects or stunt doubles. He is a REAL SHOWMAN - You'll see why.
Anyhow... I'll let the video do the talki
FACES: Criminal Justice
A criminal justice major shares his thoughts about the program at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Survival Phrases #27 - Spanish for Taking a Taxi
Learn Spanish travel phrases with SpanishPod101.com! A little Spanish can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling, visiting, or sightseeing, SpanishPod101.com has all the essential travel phrases just for you! Today we cover a high frequency Spanish phrase sure to be of use on your trip, travels or vacation to Spain. Today, you’ll be learning [...]
SOC315 Session 1 Spring 2011
SOC315 Sociology of Work Session 1 01/09/11 Topic: What is "Work?"
Icky, Icky Insects Song
This is the Icky, Icky Insects Music Video by Silly Bus. The video uses music, humor, and wonderful close-up shots of various insects to teach small children about insects. Key vocabulary words and lyrics include: head, thorax, abdomen, exoskeleton, six legs, and hatch from eggs. Run time 03:54.
This two minute video is part of the Engineering Disasters series. The video clearly shows the disaster and what was ignored to create this disaster.In this video from Modern Marvels, we learn about the Challenger disaster. The Challenger spaceship was launched on January 28, 1986. The temperature was only 36 degrees and for safety reasons you aren't supposed to launch until it is 56 degrees. The teacher should have information about those on the shuttle, including the first teacher to fly on a
Biologist E.O. Wilson and Washington DC's Earth Conservation Corps
Dedicating his life to the exploration of life on Earth, E.O. Wilson is one of the world's foremost authorities on biology. Bill Moyers Journal profiles the author of 25 Books and recipient of two Pulitzer Prizes, who speaks about what humankind needs to understand about the Earth to heal it and about his latest project The Encyclopedia of life - a digital, online catalog of every single living species on the planet. And, Bill Moyers Journal updates a report on the non-profit group, the Earth Co
The Wowzies Introduces and Reviews Paper Money ($1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100)
In this video the Wowzies use a game show concept to introduce and review all values of paper money while singing a catchy tune (2:43).
Maintaining a Spiritual Life: Navigating the Temptations of a Competitive Society
The temptations of a competitive society can distance us from our best self working for the highest good of those we love and serve. What are some of those temptations: fascination with endless accumulations, extended working hours, the drumming up of novel need fulfillments and the touting of economic comparisons, the craving for legitimacy through money and possessions, and the unrelieved competition of every level of life. How can the Gospel values move us away from such superficialities to