Overview of an Early Steam-Powered Mill
Re-enactors demonstrate and explain how an early mill ran. Available for download. Low quality video, but useful information. The video is small.
Carl Sandburg The People, Yes Poem, American Animation Movie
Carl Sandburg reading "The People, Yes". A good lesson to students to show them how words can be read to give more meaning to words.
Lightning Storms Around the World
This is a video of images of lightning storms from around the world. (04:46)
Storm Clouds Forming
This is a video which shows how storms develop.
Solar System Song
This video uses catchy music to help learn the order and a few facts about the planets as well as asteroids and comets. Information is brief and simple. Lyrics are included. Run time 02:03.
Voyager: Interstellar Mission
This a video that describes the Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 spacecraft. It talks about the mission, its accomplishments, and its future. It also includes pictures and videos captured by the spacecraft. The video includes interviews with project scientist, and talks about the impact the mission on astronomy and popular culture.
Why Deep-Sea Creatures Glow
This professionally made video addresses the mysteries of why and how many animals in the deep sea emit light, known as bioluminescence, continue to puzzle scientists studying the evolution of this natural glow. Run time 01:20.
Secrets of the Parthenon
A team of architects and engineers investigate mysteries of the Parthenon. How did the ancient Greeks design and build their masterpiece so quickly with precision and perfection without modern tools and architectural aids? (Two brief adds precede the viewing of the actual video.)
Beavers work around the clock to get their lodge built before winter sets in. This professionally made video uses close-up video footage along with narration. Run time 03:10.
Lady Liberty Tells Her Story
This video explains the history of the Statue of Liberty. A great many statistics are given to provide some insights into her size. Would be interesting to have students make a copy to scale. Run time 5:11
The Spanish Alphabet!
This video is a quick song to memorizing the Spanish Alphabet pronunciation. The song is repeated three times with tempo increased each time. Run time 02:01.
The Spanish Alphabet Song
This upbeat music video sing about the Spanish alphabet and pronunciations for young children. Only one image of the full alphabet is shown on the screen for the entire song. Lyrics are not included. Run time 03:41.
WORLD WAR 2 THE LAST SECRETS OF THE AXIS PART 1
A DOCUMENTARY ABOUT WHO WAS REALLY PULLING THE STRINGS FOR THE NAZIS AND THE JAPANESE IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR. This video is ten minutes and shows how spies helped the Germans and Japanese try to carry out their plan for world domination. Good for advanced students and raises the issues of punishment for treason as written in the Constitution.
The Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. Assassination - In this video, learn about the assassination of the American Civil Rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr, that took place at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. Run time 02:27
The response of London Business School to the downturn How does consumer behaviour differ in the downturn? Leadership in the current climate How to deal with the upturn when it comes Degree programmes CNN advert Keeping people inspired during a recession
Professor Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School discusses the School's response to the economic downturn
Ebenezer Essoka, CEO Standard Chartered Bank South Africa, looks at how consumers behave during a downturn
John Rothenberg, SVP, Investor Relations and Head of M and A at Unilever UK, discusses the role of leadership in uncertain times
Richard Punt, Managing Partner of Strategy at Deloitte, discusses how managers can best prepare their organisation for the upturn
"Studying here gave me the confidence to start my own business," Tony Wheeler (MSc05), Founder of LonelyPlanet, explains in the School's new TV adverts which launched in October 2009 and run on CNN EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa).
"Organisations that flourish and retain talent during a recession always flourish after," says Lynda Gratton, Professor of Management Practice in Organisational Behaviour, discussing challenges with keeping people inspired and engaged in a recession.
How does consumer behaviour differ in the downturn? Leadership in the current climate How to deal with the upturn when it comes Degree programmes CNN advert Keeping people inspired during a recession
Leadership in the current climate How to deal with the upturn when it comes Degree programmes CNN advert Keeping people inspired during a recession