Weekly ISS Update - Oct. 10-14, 2011
The weekly International Space Station video update for Oct. 10-14, 2011.
Sneak Peek: Beyond Planet Earth Opens November 19
Beyond Planet Earth: The Future of Space Exploration (November 19, 2011-August 12, 2012) offers a vision of the future of space travel as it boldly examines humanity's next steps in our solar system and beyond. See a re-creation of a lunar habitat, a model of a space elevator rising up from the surface of the Moon, and one of the world's largest color holograms, depicting 1,000 exoplanets. Discover missions that were once limited to the realm of science fiction but today are discussed by leadi
Portable Planetarium Time-Lapse
America Museum of Natural History is at New York Comic Con 2011 this weekend. Stop by our booth #129 to visit the inflatable planetarium to see the tour of the digital universe narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Sony Ericsson focuses on smartphones
Oct. 14 - Mobile phone maker Sony Ericsson said it will focus entirely on the booming smartphone market from next year, going head-to-head with rivals like Apple and Samsung, as it reported a swing back to profit of 31 million euros in the third quarter. Hayley Platt reports
Battle wounds and prayers in Libya
Oct. 14 - Scores wounded in latest fighting in Sirte between Libyan interim government forces and militants loyal to deposed leader Muammar Gaddafi. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Sentence Types - Free English Video by Brightstorm
This video describes the 4 different types of sentences: simple, compound, complex or compound-complex. Simple sentences are independent clauses while compound sentences are made up of two or more independent clauses. A complex sentence has an independent plus a dependent clause, while a compound-complex sentence has two or more independent clauses plus one dependent clause. (5:30)
Elephant Zen Den
Step into the wild with gentle giants. Relax with elephants both young and old, and join the herd. (3:22)
Urgent investment needed in renewable energy: new IEA chief
Oct. 19 - Investment is needed in renewable energy sources now to guarantee a sustainable energy future, says the new head of the International Energy Agency, Maria van der Hoeven.
Hurricane Dennis & Tropical Storm Cindy August 27, 1999 - SeaWiFS Data
Hurricane Dennis and tropical storm Cindy Aug. 27, 1999 - SeaWiFS Data
PG 8 - 13 COLLAR - VIA LATINA
recorded 2011. See first episode for details.
Discover Tokyo Part 2/3
This 3:46 minute video is a tourist oriented presentation that shows some of the unique features of this city especially its transportation.
Kids Doing Acrobatics in Beijing
This video was taken during a non-profit initiative, "My Petit Mundo", and was meant to enable kids to open up to other kids living at the other end of the cultural universe. (02:00)
Graphing Linear Equations and Inequalities: Finding the Equation of a Line
This module contains the a graphing linear equations and inequalities from Elementary Algebra by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr.
Selective Listening: Drown Out the Noise- FICA Past Work
Summary of the past work done with the fastICA algorithm.
How to Create an Interactive Rubric
This tutorial will show you how to create an interactive rubric in Blackboard.
Caterpillar Life Cycle Animation
This is an animation for toddlers and preschoolers, about life in an Australian
backyard. This sequence depicts the life cycle of a caterpillar. Music and sound design by Mark Johnson. (02:06)
Inverse Square Law
This animation from KET's distance learning physics course demonstrates the mathematical formula for a scientific law as it applies to light.
Brazilian tamarins paying "high price" for urban expansion
Oct. 24 - Scientists in Brazil are warning that urbanization has pushed the Brazilian bare-faced tamarin to the brink of extinction. The animal is native to a small area of jungle next to the Amazonas capital of Manaus, but the city is growing at such a rate that the tamarins habitat is being swallowed up. Andrew Schmertz reports.
Care Rural Health Mission - ghdLAB 2011
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