2.2 What are the common features of Carnivora?
The powerful and majestic carnivores are the focus of many television documentaries. In this unit we will delve into the lives of these fearsome hunters and explore their physical adaptations and social behaviour. This is the fifth unit in the ‘Studying mammals’ series.
Turtle Skeleton - Hind Limb (Ball and Socket Joint)
Turtles use their hind limbs (flippers) of its skeleton to propel themselves through water. It is webbed and is connected to a ball and socket joint, allowing the turtle to be agile in water. Its sharp claws help the turtle to grab and defend itself.
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Alumni Spotlight - Brian Shadix
You will face adversity and you will be knocked down. Brian Shadix '00 says knowing how to learn from and leverage those personal and professional challenges are the keys to success.
Harvard University 2011 Class Day Oration by Laura Jaramillo
Laura Jaramillo, Pforzheimer House, delivers an oration at Harvard University's 2011 Class Day ceremony.
Welcome 2011 Campers
We'd like to welcome the campers and their parents to Oregon State University for the 2011 ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp.
Plasma universe (UCL)
Dr Lucie Green (UCL Space and Climate Physics) speaks at The Times Cheltenham Science Festival 2011 about her research into plasma and the sun. Further information: Dr Green: http://www.mssl.ucl.ac.uk/~lmg/Welcome.html All images courtesy of NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory http://www.nasa.gov/sdo/ http://blogs.ucl.ac.uk/events/2011/06/08/99-of-the-universe-and-other-plasma-facts/ http://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/science UCL is consistently ranked as one of the world's very best universit
1 Members of the governing body
How does the board of governors of a school work? This unit looks at the roles of Chair of Governors, Vice-chair and Clerk to the board and examines how the workload can be shared between the members. The governing body should focus on the quality and delivery of education provided by the school, not on daily management.
Greece wins confidence vote
June 22 - Greek government one step closer to implementing unpopular reforms package. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
1.1.1 Chromosomes and the life cycle
This Unit looks at how units if inheritance are transmitted from one generation to the next. First you will look at what happens to the chromosones of animals and plants during the process of sexual reproduciton. Then you will examine how genes are transmitted in particular patterns from generation to generation. These two approaches combine to illustrate how the patterns of inheritance can be explained by the behaviour of chromosomes during sexual reproduction.
3.4 Bar graphs
You might not realise it, but maths is an essential component of healthcare. In fact, sloppy calculations can have fatal consequences. This unit is a taster of Level 1 course materials for a Foundation Degree in health sciences, and is designed for those contemplating a future in the health services industry.
In this unit, we describe the theory of evolution by natural selection as proposed by Charles Darwin in his book, first published in 1859, On The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or The Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life. We will look at natural selection as Darwin did, taking inheritance for granted, but ignoring the mechanisms underlying it.
Mohsen Agsen - C++ Today and Tomorrow The last time we got the chance to talk to Mohsen Agsen, a Microsoft Technical Fellow who runs the Visual C++ engineering team, he put forward the notion of a renaissance taking place in the native world. Shortly thereafter, we created the catchy C++ Renaissance mantra. (Mohsen is great at building metaphors in real time. See
The last time we got the chance to talk to Mohsen Agsen, a Microsoft Technical Fellow who runs the Visual C++ engineering team, he put forward the notion of a renaissance taking place in the native world. Shortly thereafter, we created the catchy C++ Renaissance mantra. (Mohsen is great at building metaphors in real time. See
World War II: Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor
Japan's Attack At Pearl Harbor - On December 7, 1941, Japanese airplanes strike the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, bringing the United States into World War II. (01:03)
The human wrist is an example of a gliding joint. Gliding joints move only in two directions-side to side and forward and backward.
Breast Lump Biopsy
This patient education program explains the benefits and risks of a breast lump biopsy. It also reviews the anatomy of the breast, symptoms, diagnosis, and what the procedure involves. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Young Contemporaries 2011: 26th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition & Salon des Refusés
Young contemporaries 2011 is co-produced by the Visual Arts Club, Department of Studio Art and the Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art at the College of Charleston School of the Arts. The exhibition is made possible by the generous support from Lee and Ann Higdon.
Students Perform Concerto No 2 in C Minor as Part of Piccolo Spoleto
Micah McLaurin and Ciro Foderé perform Concerto No 2 in C Minor by Sergei Rachmaninoff as part of the Young Artists Series at Piccolo Spoleto at the College of Charleston. The Piccolo Spoleto Festival Young Artist Series at the College of Charleston features some of the most accomplished students at the College of Charleston. They have won awards in the National Association of Teachers of Singing, the Ettlingen International Piano Competition, the Music Teachers Association Competitions, the S