New York student brings new energy to bike design
Sept. 30 - A 22-year old college graduate in New York has adapted hybrid car technology to a bicycle, using a fly-wheel to store energy generated by the brakes for use when the riding gets tough. Maxwell von Stein's flywheel bicycle redistributes energy to help the rider increase speed with maximum efficiency. Sharon Reich reports.
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Boyle's Law: Pressure vs. Volume
Have you ever wondered why your ears pop during airplane take offs and landings? Or why a ballon pops when you squeeze it too much? Find out the phenomenon behind these questions and more!
Giant Panda Reserve
The Wolong Nature Preserve in China is attempting to bring the panda population back from the verge of extinction. Learn about their efforts. (2:58)
30.09.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Trotz der andauernden Gewalt gegen Regimegegner in Syrien lehnt Russland weiterhin Sanktionen gegen die Führung in Damaskus vehement ab. Im UN-Sicherheitsrat ist deshalb keine Einigung auf eine Syrien-Resolution in Sicht. Der russische Botschafter Witali Tschurkin erklärte, sein Land sei gegen jegliche Erwähnung v
Environmental Impacts of Aviation
Knowing more about the environmental impacts of aviation is increasingly essential, but according to
Ian Waitz, it is also an area where uncertainties abound. One thing we know for sure is that the airplanes developed today will be flying for next 30 years, as the fleet dynamics are very stable, due to the extraordinary cos
What Can Creativity Do?
This professionally-made video shown at the Night of the Unboring (2005), a benefit for the Ontario College of Art and Design. Creativity can capture, can make you comfortable, make you uncomfortable, define a nation, define a generation, transform, make life easier, move you, stop you in your tracks... (02:53)
Chemistry Lecture- Amway
Kevin Eggebeen, Opal Lambert and Jeff Halim from Amway explain what they do at their jobs.
Graduate Skills is one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to introduce you to the concept of graduate job skills and enterprise, looking at which career path you decides to follow. It’s not j
Lecture: Bruce Miller Lecture
Professor Bruce Miller, Director of the Memory and Ageing Centre at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF), is delivering the keynote lecture at a Neuroscience Conference being hosted by King's and UCSF.
Drive-ins were a cultural milestone in the 1950s. Once food was delivered directly to an automobile, American eating habits were never the same. This episode considers a pair of giant menu boards from Bobo's Drive-In, a Topeka favorite.
An Interview with Clayton Southall
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Presentations Preparing Proposals - Evaluating Research Proposals TOP 10 COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD Preparing Proposals - Preparing a Research Proposal 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature Resource #7727 Common Threads: The Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at MIT
Preparing Proposals - Evaluating Research Proposals. The resource has been developed through the Learning from WOeRK project and seeks to support learning in the work place. For an overview of all related modules and resources please visit http://cpdoer.net/collections/
In this we show you the top 10 countries in all kinds of stuff from countries with the most shark attacks, to those who rely on nuclear energy to just about anything. A great video to show students and get them to understand the economics and more. The video may need to be stopped at times because it moves very rapidly. The print on the video is small--the viewer will have to open top 'full screen". (04:27)
Preparing Proposals - Preparing a Research Proposal.The resource has been developed through the Learning from WOeRK project and seeks to support learning in the work place. For an overview of all related modules and resources please visit http://cpdoer.net/collections/
Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Literature by Professor Peter Englund, Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy, on 6 October 2011, awarded to Tomas Tranströmer, Swedish poet. For more information, see: http://www.nobelprize.org/
Part of the "Common Threads" video, produced for the MIT 150th celebration, this clip features the vital role of humanities, arts, and social sciences at MIT. The roots of MIT's strengths in the humanities, arts, and social sciences go back to its founding days, and by mid 20th century, the Institute had created a dedicated School for these disciplines. Today, MIT SHASS is home to research that has a global impact, and to superb graduate programs, all recognized as among the finest in t
Preparing Proposals - Evaluating Research Proposals
TOP 10 COUNTRIES OF THE WORLD
Preparing Proposals - Preparing a Research Proposal
2011 Nobel Prize in Literature
Common Threads: The Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences at MIT