Great Zoom out of Chicago, IL: The Sears Tower
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
The Highway Code - advice on using the roads safely -- car route: vogue d'emploi
You test your knowledge of the Highway Code. Listen to and read the 'ten golden rules' for behaving in a safe way in traffic.
The Guildhall at SMU Helps Boost North Texas Economy
Dr. Peter Raad, founding director of The Guildhall at SMU, is part of a story by the CBS Evening News on how the video game industry is helping boost the economy in North Texas economy. Guildhall is the premier graduate video game education program in the US. More about Guildhall at http://guildhall.smu.edu
Externalities - Microeconomic Analysis
Microeconomic Analysis - Spring 2006. Resource allocation and price determination. By the end of the semester, students should know the basic theory, models, and results of the topics covered. They should be able to use this knowledge to answer questions and analyze real-world situations. They should also be able to identify which theory or model is appropriate to analyze a particular question and explain why their answers are correct in intuitive, as well as mathematical, terms.
Limpet showing foot
The intertidal zone is subject to intense wave forces and the muscular foot allows limpets to tightly grasp the rocks.
Historical Interactions Between Science and Religion: Part 1
Prof. Colin Russell (deceased) : Course
Genesis Cap 1 ad 3 Castellionis Biblia Sacra
This is a re-recording, as I want to listen to this later this week on my walk to school. You will notice that the current readings are slower, and more deliberate. This is partly to rest my ears a bit, and I have noticed that if I read too fast, I miss things. The Latin is much denser than the English, or indeed the original Hebrew text, so it needs a slower reading speed.
Advancements in Underwater Vehicles: Responding to Current Environmental Issues
Even if humans could breathe under water like fish, we might not want to become permanently aquatic. “Believe it or not,” says James Morash , “the deep ocean is kind of boring,” covered as it is by so much sandy sea floor. And yet there’s much to be learned about this terrain, which was a mystery to humans
"Poetry Readings" by Charles Bukowski (poetry reading)
Possibly the best place to find information regarding live readings by contemporary poets is www.ablemuse.com. This site is run by and for poets, so you get the dope straight from the horse's mouth, so to speak. Sturgeon's Law applies, of course. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sturgeon's_Law (Clicking this link didn't work this morning, but it did if I copied it into my browser http://tinyurl.com/c2vhtx - use this one instead) Modern poets are not all as cringe-worthy as Bukowski makes them o
What are Bacteria?
This animated 4:25 long video uses animation to help explain what bacteria and uses easy to understand definitions. Very good overview.
Lower Intermediate S3 #25 - What’s your Spanish Game Plan?
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You’re not a fan of many sports, even when your favorite Spanish teams are playing. So when your friends invite themselves over to your place because of your large-screen television, you tell them they’re welcome to hang out, but you have to ask in Spanish what they want to watch. Your [...]
South Korea remembers Korean War
Jun 25 - South Koreans commemorate the 61st anniversary of the 1950-53 Korean War that divided the Korean peninsula and left 3 million dead. Sunita Rappai reports.
French Fries and fat cakes for U.S. First Lady in Botswana
June 25 - U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama buys French fries and fat cakes at a restaurant in a Botswana village. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Olympic Peninsula Time Lapse with Park Boundaries: Dissolve through different dates
The four large scenes show the Olympic Peninsula in northwestern Washington State, centered on the Olympic National Park and the national and state forests immediately surrounding the national park. Mount Olympus dominates the scene with its (usually) snow-capped peaks. Clear cutting in the national and state forests around the national park was well underway at the time of the first Landsat scene. In the late 1980s, public land use policies changed and clear cutting by the timber industry migra
The basics of team building
Op het einde van deze les kun je uit een inleidende tekst over team building de essentie halen.
Ethical Issues in the Public Mind
Dr Pete Moore : Course
Ethical Issues in Public Policy
Prof. Derek Burke : Course
Models for Relating Science and Religion
Prof. Mikael Stenmark : Course
Does Religious Belief Need Justification?
Prof. Roger Trigg : Course