Otis Art History 04 - Egyptian Art
From the Caves to Romanticism, take a journey through centuries of art and learn about the role of art in culture and the place of the artist in society. This series of five-minute podcasts from Otis College of Art and Design features sumptuous images and informative texts. Presented by Dr. Jeanne Willette, faculty at Otis College of Art and Design.
Lighting a Bunsen Burner (and blooper)
How to light and adjust a Bunsen (or similar) burner, with a blooper (1:57 min)
Why do we leave fingerprints?
Learn about the pores in our fingers, why we have ridges on our fingers and more!
This RLO provides an introduction to the basic concepts of meta-analysis, which is an important and valuable tool for summarising data from multiple studies.
VUCast EXTRA: Black, Gold, Baseball … I’m a Believer
What does it take to be a winner in baseball? Watch this VUCast Extra highlighting Vandy’s Coach Tim Corbin during a U.T. game and our recent win over Belmont in the NCAA Regional title game. Vanderbilt advances and hosts Oregon State in the NCAA Super Regional and the winner of that best of three gamekeep reading »
Pan around the Limb of the Sun with TRACE Imagery
A pan around the limb of the sun using an image from TRACE
TRMM Biomass Burning - Smoke Inhibits Rainfall: Water Droplet Size and Fire March 1, 1998
Correlated water droplet size and fires over northern Borneo on March 1, 1998
Split Screen View of San Francisco Bay: NDVI
Split screen with San Francisco Bay, 4 views, NDVI view grows to full screen just south of San Francisco
Write Now! Career Writing Prompts: Human Resources Manager
This Career Clip features Tanya Joseph, Human Resources Manager for Coca-Cola. She helps the organization to hire employees. She has a background in law, completed law school and practiced for a time. She found she didn't like the parts of he rday-to-day responsibilities. She evolved from her law position into the human resources position. She now helps companies try to resolve issues before they go to court.
TRMM Biomass Burning: Water Droplet Size, Precipitation and Fires with Cloud Cover March 1, 1998
Correlated water droplet size, precipitation, fires, and cloud cover over northern Borneo on March 1, 1998
Great Zoom into Baltimore, MD: Convention Center
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
Social Work Social Media App for Android
'This app offers you an amazing way to explore and learn about some of the ethical issues of using social media in social work. In the app you will meet a Team Manager called Adrian, he will present some ethical dilemmas around social media use. Can you help Adrian make the right decisions to ensure his team’s practices are consistent with social work ethics and values?Based on the issues raised, you are encouraged to reflect on your decisions and consider the potential impact these may have o
Isabel Paterson's Place in History [The Woman and the Dynamo: Isabel Paterson and the Idea of America • Stephen D. Cox • Transaction Publishers, 2004 • 418 pages] This year's release of the movie version of Atlas Shrugged — or at least a third of a shrug — has put Ayn Rand back in t
[The Woman and the Dynamo: Isabel Paterson and the Idea of America • Stephen D. Cox • Transaction Publishers, 2004 • 418 pages]
This year's release of the movie version of Atlas Shrugged — or at least a third of a shrug — has put Ayn Rand back in t
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The Future of Religious Trends
In this last part of the interview to Dr. Brekus she refers to the possible religious trends in the future. Although she does not refer to a "future prediction" she talks about some possible changes.
The History of Poland (in 10 minutes)
Slide show with some text and background music. It is a very informative slide show that traces Polish history from 966 to 2004 when Poland acceded to the EU.
The Magnificent Medici
Lorenzo de Medici becomes a driving force of the Renaissance; monk Savonarola promotes fundamentalist purification of Florence. and other men and events are examined in this 55 minute video. A great introduction into the times and influence of these Jewish leaders. Run time 55:22
Short Biography of Christopher Columbus
This four-minute video shows the life of Christopher Columbus and how he came to find the Americas.
Christmas Tree Lighting
The University of Mississippi's Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Video by Mary Stanton Knight.