Marquette University Engineers Without Borders
Marquette University's chapter of Engineers Without Borders is launching an Indiegogo campaign to fund their next trip to Guatemala. All funds raised will go toward the construction of a pedestrian bridge for the indigenous community of Xepepen. Learn more at http://igg.me/at/ewb
Baby Octopuses Eating
The baby octopuses at the Vancouver Aquarium are now six weeks old and still going strong. They are dining on thawed krill in this clip, and sometimes have a tug-a-war over their food.
Destination: New Zealand, Overview
This 3:40 long video shows the landscapes and cities of this country. The diversity of the country is stressed. The differences between the southern and northern islands are explained.
A Way to Remember the Entire Unit Circle for Trigonometry
This video instructor offers his way to remember the Entire Unit Circle for Trigonometry in seven minutes. He uses a small whiteboard. (07:19)
Pied Flycatcher-An Overview
This video gives excellent real life footage of the Pied Flycatcher in its natural environment. Students will enjoy seeing an inside look at nests, fledglings at different stages, and parents feeding the chicks. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 6 Minutes)
Pediatric Care Professions Video: Career Options in Pediatrics
This 3:49 video explains what is required in this career both for doctors and nurses. Includes both job descriptions and schooling.
Ethical Insights: Working Across Cultures -- Business and Ethics in China
Daryl Koehn, Ph.D., a member of the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business faculty and a nationally recognized scholar in business ethics who has studied Chinese thinking and approach to ethics in business, shares her insights into Chinese culture and the current context for business. Four specific aspects of Chinese cultures are examined: huge population; local government power; collectivism; and, management by guan xi. Ethical Insights is hosted by Ron James, president and CEO of th
Christmas in Kabul
Dec. 25 - U.S. Troops celebrate Christmas in Afghanistan. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
Days of the Week
Inflated Tomato Frog
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of an inflated Tomato Frog. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 1 Minute)
Regional Night: India Bollywood
Thunderbird School of Global Management students perform July 14, 2012. http://www.thunderbird.edu
Rusty Kanokogi: The Mother of Women's Judo
A role model for women athletes of all ages and a native of Brooklyn, Rena "Rusty" Kanokogi speaks about her trailblazing entry into competitive judo at a time when women were prohibited from competition. Disguising herself as a man in order to compete, Rusty discusses the shift from her struggle as an outsider in a men's sport to a celebrated female pioneer, athlete, and the highest-ranking American woman in judo. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on Mar
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force uniformly distributed load
Interactive simulation, demonstrating shear force, uniformly distributed load
This entertaining, interactive website is the perfect tool to educate users about the basics of weather forecasting and reporting. The two educational modules, created by EdHeads, each contain three levels and are designed for grades four through nine. While discovering how to predict a three-day forecast, students learn about warm and cold fronts, wind direction and speed, high and low pressure systems, isobars, and humidity. Teachers can find a helpful guide discussing how best to use the site
Dialogue in the Workplace
Dialogue in the Workplace was funded by the Community Resilience Project and Freddie Mac Foundation. These dialogues are part of a series of multi-party dialogues in Fairfax County conducted by Sandra Cheldelin. The dialogues began one year after 9/11/20
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Describes the various steps that entailed the successful landing of the Mars rover on the surface of Mars along with photos of its landing site.
Twin probes begin moon mapping mission
Jan. 2 - After a three month spaceflight, a twin set of lunar probes has reached the moon. NASA intends to use the orbiters to create a precise map of the moon's gravitational field. Researchers hope the data will answer questions about the composition of the moon's core and how it was formed. Ben Gruber reports.
Italians fear tough 2012
Jan 2 - Italians prepare for a lean 2012 as the country's austerity reforms kick into action. Nick Rowlands reports.