Revisiting The Moon
Evidence suggests there may be deposits of ice within craters at the
poles of the moon. If this proves to be the case, Planetary Scientist
Dr. Paul Spudis says it could possibly be “the most valuable piece of
real estate in the solar system.” This video explains why this mission may be important and the problems that need to be overcome.
Running time 6:16 minutes.
There are over twenty-five million cloud-to-ground lightning flashes
strike in the U.S. every year. Meteorologists use a combination of math and science to track when and where they will strike. This video shows students how these scientists work and their importance. (02:07)
Running time 2:07 minutes
"Mice" by Rose Fyleman
Katie Holmes reads the poem Mice by Rose Fyleman on Disney. The intro includes different kids talking about what poetry is to them and the poem features famous animated mice. (01:16)
With thousands of varieties and countless ways to prepare it, coffee has been a morning drink of choice and a popular pick-me-up for hundreds of years. In this video clip, get a taste of the coffee capital of America: Seattle, Washington. (4:29)
Republics in History [The Decline of the American Republic (1955)] During the last 20 years America has suffered a succession of social and economic dislocations, including a great depression and a great war. We have been so absorbed in these difficulties that we have lost sig
[The Decline of the American Republic (1955)]
During the last 20 years America has suffered a succession of social and economic dislocations, including a great depression and a great war. We have been so absorbed in these difficulties that we have lost sig
VW Camper Vans (Volkswagen Transporters)
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Oceanus sailing the Panama Canal
Oregon State University's new research vessel, Oceanus, recently sailed from Woods Hole, MA to Newport, OR. En route, the ship crossed the Panama Canal during a 28-day voyage and now docks at OSU's Hatfield Marine Science Center.
University of Cambridge Science Festival 2012
A snapshot of the Cambridge Science Festival 2012, which welcomed 35,000 people of all ages to 200 mostly free events from the 12 - 25 March. The Cambridge Science Festival is the largest free science festival in the UK, celebrating subjects from astronomy to zoology. Find out more at www.cam.ac.uk/sciencefestival
Eric Weber Recipient of 2012 Frist Faculty Award.
Video by Mary Stanton.
Pareto Principle (Student Film Trailer)
First screened in CSUN's 2012 Cinema and Television Arts Senior Film Showcase, the student film will appear in the 2012 Cannes Film Festival!
LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE: The Legacy of Laura Ingalls Wilder
This is a trailer for Little House on the Prairie: The Legacy of Laura Ingalls Wilder that is a one-hour documentary that goes beyond the famed Little House book series to the behind-the-scenes, true life story of one of Americas most iconic authors, Laura Ingalls Wilder. Although this is a trailer, it contains a quick overview of her life which is very helpful when reading her books. (03:03)
French musical conjugation / Folk music / chercher
French musical conjugation in Folk music - chercher. (Chercher means 'to search') (01:37) First, the conjugated words are sung, then there is silence where the viewer is supposed to sing.
Mixing Colors (Interactive)
What color do you get when you mix blue and yellow? Red and blue? Red and yellow? Children learn about mixing two colors to create a new color in this original interactive from KET.
Top 25 Spanish Questions You Need to Know #20 - What’s the weather like? in Spanish
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! The more Spanish people you talk to in Spain, the more you realize they are confused about the seasons being opposite where you’re from. You suppose the idea does take some getting used to! In this lesson, you will learn the question What’s the weather like? in Spanish and how to answer [...]
Breakingviews: JPMorgan hammers another nail in VaR coffin
May 14 - JPMorgan's $2 billion loss may have dealt a fatal blow to Value-at-Risk. Breakingviews' Robert Cole assesses whether the alternatives are any better.
Picker of plums and cherries.
The video shows the function of a mechanical picker of plums and cherries in the field.
Breakwaters and Closure Dams
Course Description: Design and construction of breakwaters and closure dams in estuaries and rivers. Functional requirements, determination of boundary conditions, spatial and constructional design and construction aspects of breakwaters and dams consisting of rock, sand and caissons. Overview and history of breakwater and closure dam construction. The general design principles of a breakwater and a closure dam. Determination of boundary conditions for dams and breakwaters, with special attent
Mathematical Methods II (2012)
This course consists of a introduction to linear algebra.