Wright Brothers, Part V
This is an animated biography of the Wright Brothers (Orville and Wilbur) and their first 'controlled' flight from the Discovery Channel Education series. This series is aimed at older elementary school children.
Wright Brothers--Actual Footage of Flight
Here is brief actual footage of the Wright Brothers and their demonstration of their first flight. Because of the era, this is a silent film. (01:29)
Literary Birthday Celebration: Wallace Stevens
Poets Jennifer Michael Hecht and Peter Streckfus celebrate the birthday of poet Wallace Stevens by reading selections from his work and discussing his influence on their own writing. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6600
Holocaust survivor Suzy Raful recalls meeting American soldier, later to become her husband,
http://www.yadvashem.org/volary Holocaust survivor Suzy Raful recalls meeting American soldier Robert-Bob Raful, later to become her husband, in Volary On 20 January 1945, approximately 1000 female Jewish prisoners were evacuated from the Schlesiersee (today Sława) camp in Upper Silesia, western Poland, a region annexed to Germany. These women were forced on a death march in a southwesterly direction. On the way, the prisoners passed through other camps, and more women were added to the march.
Bay News 9- O&P Technology Associate Degree
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege Bay News 9- O&P Technology Associate Degree About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation
Land In Water
Professional Video- Is Italy an isthmus, peninsula, island or archipelago? If you don't know now, you soon will with this musical video dedicated to different types of land in water.Good animation and good facts.
2014 Arthur Miller Lecture
An Alfred Hitchcock documentary on the Nazi Holocaust
Commissioned by the British Government, this documentary was shot by Director Alfred Hitchcock and depicts the trauma and suffering of World War 2 in Europe. (52:00)
How the Body Responds to Excercise
This video segment adapted from NOVA describes the effect of exercise on the body and defines one measure used to gauge aerobic fitness. VO2 max (maximal volume of oxygen uptake) is a measurement of how well the body gets and consumes the oxygen that muscles need in order to sustain activity. Learn how the entire cardiovascular system benefits from exercise and how the body's response to the demands of physical activity is a survival mechanism. Nice illustration of how the respiratory,circulator
Anatomy: Central Nervous System
This video, from StudyBeat.com, is for older middle school students and high school students. The central nervous system is told through animation.
Recent graduates and current students talk about their jobs, internships and experiences at the Purdue University Krannert School of Management.
The Science of Disney Imagineering Backstage Pass
The Science of Disney Imagineering is a critically-acclaimed educational DVD series that makes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) exciting, real, and downright fun! This curriculum-based science series uses roller coasters, stunt shows, animatronics, and other irresistible examples to break down scientific principles in a way that is accessible for all learners. Take a peek behind the scenes with host Asa Kalama as he takes a look at science in action! Ready to get inspired? (03:0
Introduction to Tension
An introduction to tension. Solving for the tension(s) in a set of wires when a weight is hanging from them. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Run time 10:19.
Lessen in het donker : Educatieve fiches over film en filmtaal Leerlingen enthousiast maken voor goeie film en filmtaal, dat is waar Lessen in het donker voor gaat. Jaarlijks kies je als leerkracht uit een prikkelend filmaanbod en krijg je er een brede educatieve omkadering bij. Er zijn vertoningen voor …
Leerlingen enthousiast maken voor goeie film en filmtaal, dat is waar Lessen in het donker voor gaat. Jaarlijks kies je als leerkracht uit een prikkelend filmaanbod en krijg je er een brede educatieve omkadering bij. Er zijn vertoningen voor …
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An introduction to social work in Wales
Respecting the individuality of each person is a central value of social work but, as the term suggests, social work is not only about individual perspectives: it also takes place in a social context. Society, demography, geography, national legislation, national policy, and language all play an important part, both in the lives of service users and carers and in the practice of social work practitioners. This free course, An introduction to social work in Wales, will introduce you to the import
21F.035 Topics in Culture and Globalization (MIT)
The concept of globalization fosters the understanding of the interconnectedness of cultures and societies geographically wide apart; America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Subject scans existing debates over globalization around the world. This course explores how globalization impacts everyday life in the First and Third World; how globalization leads to a common cosmopolitan culture; the emergence of a global youth culture; and religious, social, and political movements that challenge globalizati
Introduction to Evolution and Natural Selection
This video offers an introduction to evolution and variation in a population and natural selection. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. Suitable for high school students.
UK Budget and Global Recovery Plans
In Part 5, our experts examine the British economy in light of the recent Budget, and assess whether a global recovery may be on the horizon.
XMLLab : simulations en XML
XMLlab est un environnement de simulation basé sur le langage XML. La description de la simulation permet de décrire des objets mathématiques tels que les systèmes d'équations différentielles ordinaires, les systèmes d'équations non linéaires, les équations différentielles partielles dans deux dimensions, ou les courbes et les surfaces simples. Il permet aussi de décrire les paramètres dont ces objets dépendent. Le langage XML est indépendant du logiciel et du système d'exploitat