"Nico & Lola" written by Meggan Hill---Book Trailer
Watch the adorable trailer for Nico & Lola, the new picture book about kindness, written by Meggan Hill. In this cute story, a boy learns lessons from his new dog friend, Lola, on how to be kind. This is a great resource for the early childhood classroom. (1:19)
"I'm Big!" written by Kate McMullan--Book Trailer (Meet a Sauropod Dinosaur)
He's a great big sauropod dinosaur. He's a whole lotta lizard. And he's . . . lost. Have you seen his herd? Help the big guy find his pals—before he becomes lunch for some hungry predators. Written by Kate McMullan and illustrated by Jim McMullan, I'm Big! is "perfect as a read-aloud or a read-alone, this story about a lost youngster finding his courage and his mojo will secure a welcome place in the vast herd of picture books available." This is a great resource for the early ch
Europe Day Ahead: Conclusive summit deal looks elusive
Oct. 26 - Prospects for a comprehensive deal to resolve the euro zone debt crisis look dim, with deep disagreement remaining, including how to give the region's bailout fund greater firepower.
Campaign Spending to the Max
If you think campaign spending during the last presidential election was a lot, you haven’t seen anything yet. Distinguished Professor of Political Science John Geer says this will be the first presidential race since the landmark “Citizens United” 2010 Supreme Court ruling, which ended most restrictions on donations by corporations and unions. And, that translateskeep reading »
What Is Energy? Short Demos
Three short, hands-on, in-class demos expand students' understand of energy. First, using peanuts and heat, students see how the human body burns food to make energy. Then, students create paper snake mobiles to explore how heat energy can cause motion. Finally, students determine the effect that heat energy from the sun (or a lamp) has on temperature by placing pans of water in different locations.
Beetles also have two pairs of wings and can fly very short distances. The beetle is a great representative of the insects, as all the major parts are easily identifiable.
Japanese banks move in on $4 trillion currency market
Oct. 24 - Japan's big banks are quietly making major inroads in the world's biggest financial market, the $4 trillion currency market.
Na dit hoofdstuk kan je de juiste ingrediënten selecteren voor een recept en kan je de opeenvolgende stappen van een recept begrijpen.
Jepson Leader-in-Residence Major General Gina Farrisee
Maj. Gen. Gina Farrisee, commander of the U.S. Army Human Resources Command at Ft. Knox, Ky., discusses "Leadership in a Life of Service." A 1978 graduate of the University, Farrisee has a distinguished career that spans more than 30 years and includes a number of military honors. Her appearance is part of the Jepson School's Leader-in-Residence program for 2011-2012. September 26, 2011
Adult Monarch butterfly
The Monarch butterfly is an insect and has six legs and two sets of wings. The butterfly drinks using a straw-like mouth structure.
Roubini Diagnoses Euro Zone
Nov. 12 - Global economist Nouriel Roubini addresses the euro zone's problems and offers his ideas on what could happen next.
The Wheels on the Bus - Pete the Cat
Pete the Cat is driving the school bus in this animated version of the classic children's song. The song is performed by Eric Litwin, the author of the Pete the Cat books. ( 2:34)
Site Libre Savoirs: Séries chronologiques
Domaine: Probabilités et statistiques
Analyse des séries chronologiques et prévision par les modèles ARMA
Motor Exam: Normal Exam: Upper Extremities - Stretch or Deep Tendon Reflexes
A brisk tap to the muscle tendon using a reflex hammer produces a stretch to the muscle that results in a reflex contraction of the muscle. The muscles tested, segmental level, and grading of DTR's is listed below. Levels for DTR's: Biceps – C5-6 Brachioradialis – C5-6 Triceps – C7 Finger Flexors – C8 Grading DTR's: 0 – Absent 1 – Decreased but present 2 – Normal 3 – Brisk and excessive 4 – With clonus The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical locali
This health education program explains alopecia including the different types of hair loss, the causes, and the treatment options. It also reviews normal hair growth. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Wuthering Heights - Character Quiz
Take this short quiz to test how well you know the characters in the novel.
Neanderthal mammoth hunters in Jersey
This week in the Planet Earth Podcast: Richard Hollingham meets scientists and archaeologists who are working to preserve one of the most important Neanderthal settlements in north-west Europe to find out how they lived; later on, he visits the local primary school to find out what schoolchildren make of the Neanderthals.
The Politics of International Criminal Law
Courtenay Griffiths, Queen's Counsel (Joint-head of Garden Court Chambers), Defence Lawyer for Charles Taylor, gives a talk for the OTJR seminar series
The Real Causes of America's Wars: A Revisionist View "War is the health of the state." These famous words of Randolph Bourne have been confirmed throughout the course of American history. This course will examine the origins of a numbe
"War is the health of the state."
These famous words of Randolph Bourne have been confirmed throughout the course of American history. This course will examine the origins of a numbe