Brain: The Inside Story's "Your Emotional Brain"
Your brain gets information from two different sources: Your senses tell you what's going on in the outside world, while your emotions exist inside your body to tell you what these events and circumstances mean to you. Just as hunger motivates you to find food, emotions motivate you to take care of other needs—like safety and companionship—that ultimately promote survival and reproduction. The exhibition, Brain: The Inside Story, which is on view at the American Museum of Natural History fr
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Survival Phrases #46 - Survival for Vegetarians in Spain
Learn Spanish travel phrases with SpanishPod101.com! A little Spanish can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling, visiting, or sightseeing, SpanishPod101.com has all the essential travel phrases just for you! Today we cover a high frequency Spanish phrase sure to be of use on your trip, travels or vacation to Spain. Even if you’re not [...]
Author(s): SpanishPod101.com

License information
Related content

Rights not set

Einstein and His Times
Students look at other 1919 events to decide if Einstein should be elected "Man of the Year". Grades 8-10
Author(s): James Lochner, Ph.D.

License information
Related content

Rights not set

3.1 The impact of information technology

Having discussed the radical and pervasive effect that inventions in previous eras have had on economy-wide productivity, and how they have even defined entire periods, we shall now ask how the rise of information technology compares to these previous revolutions. During the early growth phase of PC use, a leader article in Fortune magazine did not hesitate to compare the rise of the PC to previous technological revolutions.

<
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Licence - see http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/ - Original copyright The Open University

Les stratégies de réalisation documentaire (Penser le cinéma documentaire : leçon 7)

Cette leçon est une invitation à découvrir l’œuvre de Denis Gheerbrant et à s'interroger sur notre rapport au réel :

Pourquoi a t-il choisi le Cinéma Documentaire ? Est-ce pour se confronter à l'imaginaire du monde ?

Qu’est-ce qui se répète d’un film à l’autre : L'expérience de la parole ?

Comment perçoit -il les évolutions d’une œuvre à l'autre ?

Quelle est sa manière d'organiser le champ sonore dans ses films (le réalisat
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

A Presidential Perspective- April 29,2011
In this show, Dr. Jacobs discusses what's happening around The University of Toledo. He discusses recent progress in hiring a new provost, Graduation logistics, the formulation of the Fall 2011 Budget, and the budgetary/workforce reductions the University will be making.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

bhangoo_NCR545_session4
Description not set
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Photosynthesis
This three minute video slowly explains the process in green plants and certain other organisms by which carbohydrates are synthesized from carbon dioxide and water using light as an energy source. Most forms of photosynthesis release oxygen as a byproduct. The importance of light is also explained. A good introduction.


Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Spurring Sweet Success
Thanks to Michigan State University, a sweet partnership has helped resurrect Michigan's $444 million sugar beet industry. In 1996 the industry was in peril. Yields hit an all-time low due to pest, disease and production issues that greatly reduced crop health. Farmers were looking to get out of sugar beet farming and switch to more profitable crops. Industry representatives reached out to MSU to help solve the problem.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Environmental Interactions
In this activity, students create a web to identify and demonstrate the interactions among the living and non-living parts of an environment. This information allows students to better understand what an environment is and to also consider how engineers use teamwork to solve problems.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Food Glorious Food
Lesson involving a brainstorm on why we eat with a follow-up worksheet entitled "Balance your Diet" demonstrating the food groups.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Support community participation
This competency has the following elements of competency. 1. Work with individuals and the community to promote participation. 2. Support existing community activities.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

International Perspectives on Police Education and Training
This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle. Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the free Kindle app for smartphones and tablets. Download the app for your device and start reading for free.'Training and education constitutes the backbone of a significant amount of police activity and expenditure in developing the most important resources involved in policing work. It also involves an array of actors and agencies, such as educationa
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Discovering U.S. Empire through the Archive
AnaMaria Seglie
This module explores 19th-century relations between the U.S. and Mexico as well as the U.S. and Native Americans through the travel journal of Mirabeau B. Lamar, the second president of the […]

Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

"Modern Blacksmithing and Physical Metallurgy, Fall 2008"
"Physical metallurgy encompasses the relationships between the composition, structure, processing history and properties of metallic materials. In this seminar you'll be introduced to metallurgy in a particularly "physical" way. We will do blacksmithing, metal casting, machining, and welding, using both traditional and modern methods. The seminar meets once per week for an evening laboratory session, and once per week for discussion of issues in materials science and engineering that tie in to t
Author(s): Tarkanian, Michael

License information
Related content

Rights not set

3.3 The role of the basilar membrane in sound reception
Hearing is a familiar and important human sense that is a topic naturally of interest to those who are curious about human biology. This unit will enable you to relate what you read to your own sensory experiences – and indeed many of the questions asked have exactly that function. This unit will be best understood by those with some biological understanding.
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see http://www.open.ac.uk/conditions terms and conditions), this content is made available under a http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2

Relatie tussen tijd, ruimte en afstand
Senza_nome_1.jpeg

De animatie laat zien hoe op afstand wordt vertegenwoordigd door het gebied van de VT grafiek. Eenvoudig en intuïtief, maar gebruikt alleen de wiskunde taal die universeel is.


Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Electricity - Crossword
Short online crossword testing some basic definitions and a few facts.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Hit The Brakes
Animation by UNSW Arts graduate Sabrina Woo for the Climate Change Simply Explained Series. It's about the ongoing effects even after we put the brakes on damaging behaviour that could impact on our climate.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content