Six Minutes of Terror
This lesson discusses how each component of a spacecraft is specifically designed so that a rover can land safely in six minutes. Also, students will learn how common, everyday materials and technology, like nylon, polyester and airbags, are used in space-age technology.
How to Use a Thesaurus for Essays
A 1:41 minute video that clearly shows the advantage of using specific vocabulary and the importance using a thesaurus while writing essays. Several useful tips are explained. A must show video for teachers trying to increase the writing quality of students.
Anatomía y Embriología Humana I (2011)
Este curso pretende que los alumnos se familiaricen con los aspectos morfológicos de interés en el estudio del cuerpo humano. Mediante dibujos, esquemas y preparaciones anatómicas se estudia la estructura general de elementos que conforman el aparato locomotor y circulatorio del cuerpo humano. Para ello se realiza un estudio anatómico básico de las estructuras de la extremidad superior y del corazón. Además se trabaja el reconocimiento y descripción de estructuras del locomotor del tronc
Building a Business: Managing People, Managing Teams
Tim Cook, Non-Executive Director of Isis Innovation, presents the fifth lecture of the 2010/11 Building a Business lecture series.
Haydn, Symphony No. 104 in D Major (The London Symphony)
MIT Symphony Orchestra (MITSO)
David Epstein, Conductor
Recorded live at Kresge Auditorium, April 17, 1966
CD available at the Lewis Music Library
Jump to: Haydn, Symphony no. 104, I Adagio
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Beethoven, Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra
MIT Symphony Orchestra (MITSO) Concert - December 4, 1966
Joseph Silverstein, violin
Jump to: 1 Concerto in D Major, I. Allegro, ma non troppo
Jump to: 2 Concerto in D Major,
Johan Helmich Roman, Drottningholms-Musique (Nine Dances from the Suite of 1744)
MIT Symphony Orchestra (MITSO) Concert - December 4, 1966
8.6 Moving the goalposts
A decade ago, the possibility of a link between the MMR vaccine and autism hit the media. Fear of the vaccine spread rapidly and, despite an almost unanimous consensus that the claim was unfounded, still persists today. In this unit, we’ll examine why this controversy took on such a life of its own and why parents still agonise about the vaccine.
US soldier gets 24 years for murder
One of five US soldiers is sentenced to 24 years in prison for the deaths of three civilians in Afghanistan.
"After Ronsard" by Charles Willams (poetry reading)
Not a translation, but a great sonnet inspired by Pierre de Ronsard (1524-1585) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pierre_de_Ronsard Quand vous serez bien vieille, au soir, à la chandelle, Assise auprès du feu, dévidant et filant, Direz, chantant mes vers, en vous émerveillant : Ronsard me célébrait du temps que j'étais belle. Lors, vous n'aurez servante oyant telle nouvelle, Déjà sous le labeur à demi sommeillant, Qui au bruit de mon nom ne s'aille réveillant, Bénissant votre nom de lou
Outstanding Advisor Award: Academic Spotlight
Faculty and staff at Missouri State University are dedicated to assisting students throughout their college careers, and one essential role is that of the Academic Advisor. In 2010, two Missouri State University academic advisors were selected for national recognition by the National Academic Advising Association. The Outstanding Advisor Award is presented to individuals who have demonstrated qualities associated with an outstanding academic advising of students or outstanding academic advisin
The week ahead: March 24th 2011
The conflict continues in Libya, a government shutdown looms in America and the 157th Oxford-Cambridge boat race takes place in London
Beaufort 5, contact 13-16 : Woordkaarten Met deze woordkaartjes kunnen de leerlingen makkelijk de nieuwe woordenschat voor vermelde hoofdstukken inoefenen. Zowel Nederlands/Frans als omgekeerd. De kaartjes sluiten …
Met deze woordkaartjes kunnen de leerlingen makkelijk de nieuwe woordenschat voor vermelde hoofdstukken inoefenen. Zowel Nederlands/Frans als omgekeerd.
De kaartjes sluiten …
2. Calculating a Nonparametric Pearson Chi-Square
John R. Slate, Ana Rojas-LeBouef
Calculating a Nonparametric Pearson Chi-Square is Chapter 2 of Calculating Basic Statistical Procedures in SPSS: A Self-Help and Practical Guide to Preparing Theses, Dissertations, and […]
Energy Education Showcase: How MIT is Preparing Students for New Challenges
In 2009, MIT launched an unusual academic venture, an interdisciplinary minor devoted to energy studies. A panel of MIT professors discuss their aspirations and work to date shepherding this new program into existence.
Vladimir Bulovic gives full credit to students for jumpstarting the energy minor. They wanted sch
1 Children's rights: general issues The audio file in this unit considers the general issues of children's rights, and the possibilities and implications of imagining children as citizens. Within the discussion, ideas about childhood and children's needs are explored. Although the programme focuses specifically on children it is possible to link to the wider issue of social construction of difference and power. Some examples are given in these notes. This audio file was recorded in 1998 and related to a TV programme on ch
The audio file in this unit considers the general issues of children's rights, and the possibilities and implications of imagining children as citizens. Within the discussion, ideas about childhood and children's needs are explored. Although the programme focuses specifically on children it is possible to link to the wider issue of social construction of difference and power. Some examples are given in these notes.
This audio file was recorded in 1998 and related to a TV programme on ch