Economic Update on WBAI Mar 24th, 2012
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How to Draw Faces | The Secret of Gripping Portraits
Do you want to learn how to draw engaging portraits? Darrel Tank introduces a new series of online demos that teach the unique techniques for achieving his renowned life-like portraits that grip and intrigue the viewer. (09:42)
Brand Share in the Life Science Instrumentation Market
By: prothenberg From the perspective of scientific consumers who use, recommend and/or buy instruments, this study analyzes how brands are perceived throughout the industry. Attributes such as brand recognition, popularity, relevance and differentiation are measured, along with the degree of loyalty scientists have toward specific brands of instruments—and why. Purchasing criteria is established, likelihood of recommending a brand to colleagues is explored and brands are compared side-by-side
Laugh along with these Orangutans as they play their games with word parts. The goal for this segment is word family -ing-. (0:33)
"Spring is Here" Song
Spring is Here Song - A squirrel, a turtle and other forest animals sing about the coming of spring. A scene from Lost in the Woods: The Movie. This is a great resource for teaching students about the seasons or as a companion for a story about spring. Students will enjoy watching this video (1:12).
Políticas europeas de apoyo a la "Open and Distance Learning"(ODL) y el caso específico de la inte
En los últimos tiempos se han producido importantes cambios en el mundo universitario. Crecen las exigencias de la sociedad y se amplía el abanico de perfiles universitarios. En este nuevo marco surge la enseñanza abierta y a distancia (ODL, Open and Distance Learning) para suplir las necesidades de aquellos que tienen dificultades para acceder a la universidad "convencional" o bien para los que la prefieren como opción de estudio. Este artículo describe la situación actual de la ODL en el
Biography Malcolm X
This biography is about one of history's most famous activists, Malcolm X. the video shows actual footage of Malcolm X speaking to a group.
PSA: Crawfish Boil 2012
The fourth annual "Bernie's Famous Crawfish Boil" is scheduled for Friday, April 20 at the Solomon P. Ortiz International Center to raise funds for DMC student scholarships. For more information, contact the DMC Foundation at 361-698-1031.
Biography of Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter was an idealistic peanut farmer who became President of the United States. In this video clip, from WatchMojo, learn more about the life and accomplishments of Jimmy Carter. (04:57)
Mardi Gras Traditions
In this video clip, from WatchMojo.com, learn about the origins of the Mardi Gras celebration and about the Mardi Gras traditions. (01:02)
How to Play Lacrosse - Practice Techniques
This 2:34 long video shows some practice techniques for playing lacrosse using both the right and left hand. The video is easy to follow.
Cómo dibujar un ramo de flores - en español
En este video, el estudiante podrá ver cómo se dibuja un ramo de flores. Un rombo servirá para hacer la forma del ramo. (1:30)
The Blackfooted Ferret
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wildlife biologists explain how they are making strides toward saving this endangered species. From breeding ferret offspring to preparing them for release back into the wild, the recovery effort of these carnivores is rich in math and science and this makes it a good video to use for a career day, environmental awareness activity or to show students how science and math lessons can be applied to real life. (05:25)
Nazi Control of Europe in 1940
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn how the Nazi's had control of all the European countries except Britain and how they were gradually gaining more and more power. (4:41)
Biography of Fascist Italy's Dictator Benito Mussolini
In this video clip, from WatchMojo.com, learn more about the life, rule and death of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, known as Il Duce. (5:00)
Back at the ISS
"Back at the ISS" is a rocking musical greeting to ESA Astronaut André Kuipers, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko and the entire crew of the International Space Station on the occasion of the docking of ESA's third Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV), Edoardo Amaldi, set for 28 March 2012. Video courtesy of the European Space Agency.
Richard Dawkins and Michael Aus discuss The Clergy Project
The Reverend Michael Aus came out as a non-believer on national television on March 25th 2012. Congratulations to Mike on his brave decision, and to the Clergy Project for giving him moral support. For more information about The Clergy Project see their website at http://www.clergyproject.org/
Breakingviews: Growth excitement in India and China dimming
Mar. 27 - With growth in China and India slowing perhaps investors should follow Chinese money and look to developed markets, like the U.S., where growth is going up say Reuters Breakingviews.
Reuters on the Road: After the Robin Hood tax
Mar. 27 - Reuters Breakingviews Editor Hugo Dixon has one loop of Canary Wharf in a taxi to argue his case for an alternative bank tax.