Picabo Street's Idaho
In this States video clip, Picabo Street shares why Idaho can be a confusing place at times and why she enjoys living by the lakes and country side of the Gem State. (2:33)
Analyzing an Ecosystem (Interactive)
What are ecological systems, and what types of organisms live in these environments? This interactive activity adapted from the University of Alberta identifies the living and nonliving components of an animated ecosystem. Users are also invited to look at examples of mimicry, and identify which living things are producers and which are consumers. To help users complete the activity, key terms, including biotic and abiotic components, are defined.
Caillou the Gardner (Interactive)
Plant flowers, vegetable plants and trees in this interactive game. Water and prune your plants to make them grow and flourish.
Cell Division (Interactive)
This interactive activity adapted from the Exploratorium takes you through a process that is critical to life—cell division. Division enables cells to replicate their genetic material and then create an exact copy of themselves. Explore the individual steps of this process, by which single-celled organisms reproduce and multicellular organisms develop, grow, repair damaged tissue, and reproduce.
Cell Explorer (Interactive)
This interactive activity adapted from the Exploratorium illustrates and describes the role of several important cell structures. Much like organs enable multicellular organisms to function normally, organelles enable cells to obtain and process energy, produce vital proteins, and replicate their genetic material, passing their instructions for life on to the next generation of cells.
Veterinary nursing academic writing
Veterinary Nursing Academic Writing is an online course which aims to help with the range of writing tasks that students will experience on the veterinary nursing programme. There are six modules, covering basic skills, summarising, writing assignments, using appropriate words, proof reading, and presentation. There is a video introduction to each module and associated notes and references are provided. The creation of this educational resource was funded by a VETNET LLN Institutional Develo
Rap Song about the Circulatory
From Cranfield School of Management to...
Carolyn Pearson ADP 2009, Head of Commercial Systems, easyJet talks passionately about her Cranfield experience.
Purdue students to display innovations during senior design finale
Purdue University mechanical engineering students in their senior capstone design course will demonstrate a diverse collection of inventions that includes a robotic stair cleaner, an autonomous surveillance helicopter and a solar-powered motorized baby stroller. http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/events/2012/120425StarkeySeniorDesign.html
France A. Córdova's "Last Lecture"
She's had countless interactions with Purdue students - from informal to elaborate events. She's been the face of the university with government and business leaders from West Lafayette to the Far East. France A. Córdova presented her "Last Lecture" on April 24 in Stewart Center's Loeb Playhouse. The event was hosted by Purdue's Mortar Board - Barbara Cook Chapter, Purdue Student Government and Purdue Graduate Student Government.
Purdue University HHS Life Inspired Flash Mob
Did you join the flash mob on the Hello Walk at Purdue University as part of the College of Health and Human Sciences' Life Inspired program? Students and staff danced, sang, and enjoyed ice cream sandwiches!
Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options
Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options Moderator: Mr. Nate Freier, U.S. Army War College Panelists: Dr. Steven Metz, U.S. Army War College; Dr. Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, CATO Institute; Dr. Bernard Finel, National War College
Round 2 Cheer
Anatomy of a Tsunami (Interactive)
Tsunami waves can be distinguished from ordinary ocean waves by many factors, including the tremendous amount of energy they carry, the great distance between their wave crests, and their capacity to travel at jetliner speeds across an entire ocean. In this interactive from NOVA Online, explore how the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami — the deadliest in recorded history — was triggered, how its waves traveled thousands of kilometers largely unchanged, and what happened once the waves r
Breakingviews: Apple keeps rolling
April 25 - Jeffrey Goldfarb and Breakingviews columnists explain why investors can, for now, stop looking for reasons to sell Apple.
Breakingviews: Ominous signs say "sell China"
May 3 - Rising tension between the U.S. and China is creating an atmosphere of instability that is bad for investment, says Reuters Breakingviews' Wayne Arnold.
Practice Techniques - Rock Drums
Learn more about Rod's course at: http://bit.ly/ABCqvs Rod has over 35 years of real-life performing experience, which includes recording on over 50 CDs and playing over 3,000 concerts in 25 countries. Rod is a founding member of the Emmy-nominated progressive rock fusion group the Dixie Dregs, and an original member of the heavy metal band Winger, whose recordings have reached gold and platinum status around the world.