Create Your Own Time Capsule
Create Your Own Time Capsule is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they build a time capsule to help future generations understand how they lived. The activity begins with a brief explanation of artifacts and time capsules. Students are then given step-by-step directions for how to select significant items and build a time capsule to store them. As an example, two kids and the time capsules they built are shown.
276 GG Is Saying "Graduated College" Wrong?
Should you say you "graduated from college," "graduated college," or "were graduated from college"?
How Fast Can a Carrot Rot?
Students conduct experiments to determine what environmental factors favor decomposition by soil microbes. They use chunks of carrots for the materials to be decomposed, and their experiments are carried out in plastic bags filled with dirt. Every few days students remove the carrots from the dirt and weigh them. Depending on the experimental conditions, after a few weeks most of the carrots will have decomposed completely.
El Reglamento Hipotecario Urbanístico
En esta asignatura se entrecruzan el derecho público y el derecho privado como si de una única regulación del derecho de propiedad, se tratara.
Manage a small team
This resource provides important information to help you manage a small team of staff. Topics include: developing a staff plan, forming your team, writing a job description, designing an organisation structure, devloping a training plan, industrial relations, management styles and staff management.
Install aggregate paths
This unit will introduce you to the principles of installing aggregate paths.
Test sample - Perform Instrumental Tests/Procedures
An introduction to the use of specific testing equipment in scientific and medical testing laboratories. Covers test procedures in food and beverage testing using a pH meter, spectrophotometer and high performance liquid chromatograph.
Prepare sample - Perform Instrumental Tests/Procedures
An introduction to the use of specific testing equipment in scientific and medical testing laboratories. Covers sample preparation procedures used in food and beverage testing.
Designing Effective Interfaces
In this project the learner has to create a project brief for a new client, draw up a basic flowchart for the site and then use that information to design an interface for the site. The learner is situated in a fictitious company (Arachnoid Web Services) having commenced work as a Junior Web Designer.
Numeracy - Identifying Shapes
This tutorial provides an interactive series of exercises to assist students in basic numeracy
ESL - Listening II
This tutorial is for ESL students and provides a range of everyday exercises which involve listening to normal transactions.
Capacitor Problem Sets - Solid State Devices (Discussion)
Solid State Devices Discussion - Spring 2006. Discussion section supporting EE 231.
Building a Movement: Civil Rights Part 1 - US History: from Civil War to Present
What does it mean to be an American? Far from being a fixed concept, over the past 150 years American identity has been constructed and reconstructed through the conflicts, interchanges, and negotiations between different ethnic, cultural, and religious groups. In this course, we will pay particular attention to two major transformations in American identity: the shift from a conception of citizenship grounded on race to one grounded on shared democratic ideals; and the development of the United
Burned pinyon-juniper stand near Winnemucca
Fires release nutrients, reduce parasites, and open space for animals and smaller plants needing sunlight. Many pine trees need the intense heat from fires for seed release.
Bulbs and roots
Bulbs need light, sunlight, and nutrients in order to grow new plants. The roots of plants help the plant absorb water and nutrients from the soil.
Blood flow through yolk sac in zebrafish embryo
Developing Danio showing blood flow over the yolk sac and through the beating heart (note the Paramecium moving around Danio).
Artemia with coordinated motion of flipper-like appendages.
Bear Creek Wind Farm Tour
In this interactive, a construction project manager explains the process of constructing a wind farm, its challenges and benefits.
The Ethics of Undertaking Research in Other Countries
This paper considers when it is ethical for scientists to do research abroad that is banned at home. The handout, Skene's Barometer, is available at http://www.practicalethics.ox.ac.uk/Events/StX_seminar/Skenes_Barometer.pdf
Parkinson Disease - Motor Exam - Muscle Tone Sub-exam - Patient 4
This 76-year-old man developed tremor of his right arm and leg 15 years ago. It has increased in severity over the years. A shaking right hand affects his writing, dressing and drinking. Occasional drooling, difficulty rolling over in bed and a soft voice at times are also issues. The tremor has affected his writing and he has mild difficulty with buttons and zippers. He spills when he uses his right hand to drink. He has occasional drooling and slight difficulty rolling over in bed. His voice