Douglas Wilson Shares His Experiences as the Masked Rider
Douglas Wilson talks about his time as the Masked Rider at Texas Tech University.
A Clemson Tiger Is Passionately Curious And We Earn Our Stripes
:30 Determined Spirit TV Spot for Basketball Season - Go Tigers! http://www.clemson.edu/
Millions of butterflies begin annual migration to Mexico
Nov. 22 - As Monarch butterflies migrate to Mexico's forested mountains in Michoacan, biologists fear droughts in the U.S. and Mexico will affect their numbers. Elly Park reports.
Groupon IPO no bargain for investors: Morningstar analyst
Oct. 28 - Morningstar analyst Rick Summer discusses why he thinks buying into the Groupon IPO is a bad bet for investors.
Parrot rises from the rubble, reviving hope
Oct. 28 - Rescue workers pull a live parrot from rubble 110 hours after a deadly quake hit Turkey, and name him 'Hope'. Jane Ross reports.
The bathroom is not a place to play.
This site lets students display on maps a range of data: population, transportation, political boundaries, oil, water, other natural resources, and more. Students can explore geographic relationships by combining and co-displaying these data on maps of Africa, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East, and other parts of the world.
Learning Chocolate : Vocabulary Learning Platform Engelstalige website waar je rond verschillende thema's de woordenschat en uitspraak kan leren en oefenen.
Engelstalige website waar je rond verschillende thema's de woordenschat en uitspraak kan leren en oefenen.
Wildland Fire Primer
This Wildland Fire Primer is intended to serve as an outline for educators interested in teaching students about wildland fire. Fire and its management can be intimidating subjects for those with little or no knowledge of wildland fire issues. The background information provided in this Primer and related curriculum materials will enable educators to feel comfortable discussing wildland fire topics, and assist them in bringing these important topics into the classroom. This Primer has five areas
Laser Dye at Halloween - Periodic Table of Videos
The periodicvideos team demonstrates a laser dye for Halloween. (5:42)
Markets rally as Greece backs down
Nov 3 - Wall Street had its best gains in a week as Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou backed down from a vote that could have thrown global financial markets into a tailspin. Conway G. Gittens reports.
The Castle by Edwin Muir (poetry reading)
Your enemy might not fight fair, so don't be too complacent. All it takes to defeat you is for someone you trust to be corruptible. The paintings are just to provide atmosphere. The first is Dunstanburgh Castle, Northumberland. The second by Diego Rivera shows Cortez taking a bribe. Photograph of Edwin Muir was by Mark Gerson: http://www.npgprints.com/image/404606/mark-gerson-edwin-muir All through that summer at ease we lay, And daily from the turret wall We watched the mowers in the hay
CRM: Making it work
CRM, customer relationship management, promised more loyal customers and much more profit for companies. Yet it has often failed to deliver the expected return from the substantial investment required. Stan Maklan describes ways to make CRM successful so that it is a win-win; a win for the customer and a win for the company.
Social Media and the Flow of Attention
Learn more about Berkleemusic's online business courses at: http://bit.ly/ytzkT2 Topspin's Ian Rogers on social media from Rethink Music 2011.
HKS75: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon
Alumnus and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon discusses the mid-career program at Harvard Kennedy School. HKS75 is a yearlong celebration of the 75th anniversary of Harvard Kennedy School. Learn more: http://www.hks.harvard.edu/75
English Conference: Medical Writing
John Smieska, a Physician Assistant, explains the structure and importance of the SOAP note and SBAR formats, for medical communication and record keeping.
The Nervous System
This is a very rough draft of a slideshow turned video version of The Phonics Dance. The Phonics Dance is a list of chants of hunks and chunks to help young readers decode words.
Selective Attention Test
The Selective Attention Test uses distraction and misdirection to test student's attention to detail - students think they are counting ball passes, but might miss a key event right before their eyes. Younger and older students practice observation and perception skills, but also learn about the difficulties and fallibility of observational evidence - everything is not always what we first think. (1:22)