Class of the Titans - Episode 50 - "Golden Boy" - Part 1
Neil's growing arrogance and good fortune draws out the goddess Nemesis, who decides our Golden Boy needs to be taught a lesson. She curses him with the Midas Touch and now everything he touches then turns to gold. Meanwhile, Jay and the others are drawing Cronus into a trap. Just as they are about to spring it, Neil messes things up... big time... by turning his friends into golden statues! A great animated video that
Cold War: Detente - part 4/5
1969 - 1974 North Vietnam launches a new offensive against the South. The U.S. steps up its bombing campaign but seeks peace through diplomacy. Nixon and Brezhnev sign the Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT). The U.S. finally withdraws from Vietnam. Détente culminates in the Helsinki Declaration of 1975.
Brush Your Teeth
This video helps children see the importance of brushing your teeth. The children will be able to relate to the video and their daily routine. The music and voices are clear but the video is poor quality (blurry).
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - Walking in the Street
In this video, Lowly and Sister learn the importance of street safety. Ask a friend to walk beside you. Get street smart. Knock on a neighbor's door or yell if someone scary follows you. Be ready with your street smart plan. This is a great teaching resource for learning about safety in the early childhood classroom (1:06).
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play it Safe - Crossing the Street
In this video Huckle and Lowly Worm learn about stopping, looking, and listening when crossing the street. Don't chase a ball and look both ways. Pay attention at a light. Only go when walk and green appear. Always stop, look, and listen. This is a good teaching resource for a thematic unit on safety and/or community helpers. Elementary students and/or special education students will enjoy this video (1:06).
Duke Patient Story: Olivia Landreth
Olivia Landreth was born with atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD). Watch her and her family's story as they go through a heart transplant -- and see how Duke's support services helped them.
The Tsar Liberates Europe? Russia against Napoleon, 1807-1814 [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Dominic Lieven | In 1812-14 Alexander I defeated Napoleon's invasion of Russia and then created and led a European alliance all the way to Paris. This lecture explains why and how he did this. It discusses Russian grand strategy, diplomacy and espionage, as well as the tsarist military machine, and the mobilisation of the home front. In both Western and Russian historiography the Russian achievement in 1813-14 is greatly underestimated, which seriously distorts understandin
The Importance of Alternative Financing: global perspectives on Islamic finance [Audio]
Speaker(s): Stephen Green, Dr. M. Umer Chapra | This lecture discusses the growing role alternative financing arrangements, such as Islamic finance, have on the global financial markets. It explains how morality or faith based forms of finance can continue to enhance modern finance in the future.
Meet the Astronomers
Meet the OLogists is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they can learn more about four kids and one scientist whose curiosity focuses on astronomy: Astrid, a 10-year-old from New York who celebrated her last birthday with rooftop stargazing party. Kristina, a seven-year-old from Virginia who wants to float around in space like the astronauts. Mercer, an eight-year-old from California who wants to invent a type of fuel that will allow
William and Kate take Hollywood by storm
July 10 - Britain's Prince William and Kate elicit screams from fans at a Hollywood dinner to promote British film and television talent. Lindsey Parietti reports.
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147: How does media coverage affect share prices? Not in the way you think
INSEAD research suggests the best returns come from companies who never make the news.
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Audio Blog #68 - The Chinese Zodiac
Learn Japanese at JapanesePod101.com! We are about to return to the year of the rat, so today Miki is talking about the jūnishi, the famous Chinese Zodiac. We’ll learn one of the famous stories about the origin of the order. After listening, stop by JapanesePod101.com and be sure to leave us a [...]
Typhoon Bilis from TRMM: August 22, 2000
Boundary Spanners: Learning from Your Child
Thunderbird School of Global Management Professor Andreas Schotter, Ph.D., goes inside the mind of a boundary spanner. http://www.thunderbird.edu
The Panda: An Endangered Species
This selection contains a slide show set to music which provides background information on the plight of the panda, characteristics of pandas, a map of their natural habitat, and efforts being made to help them. Many photos of pandas are also shown. ( 2:20)
The anatomy cookbook : a dissection guide with recipes
The Anatomy Cookbook has been written to accompany an anatomy and physiology course for bioengineers who would otherwise have missed out on the opportunity to study real organ systems at first hand. It is not an alternative to a standard anatomy text, it acts more as a laboratory supplement. The fun bit is that your kitchen takes the place of the dissection room. Each recipe provides an insight into one or more organs, and all you need to do is go to the supermarket and be prepared to think a
Ocean Planet: Rotation of an AVHRR Data Set
The Ocean Planet is a traveling exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution which opened in Washington DC on April 22, 1995. A part of the exhibition was a computer flyby of the Pacific Ocean developed in the SVS. This animation represents a stage in the development of that flyby.
Homeboy Industries is bringing hope to some of L.A.'s toughest neighborhoods by providing ways for at-risk youth to meaningfully contribute to their communities. This intervention company focuses on keeping kids and getting kids out of gangs and jails and giving them a purpose for living by giving them jobs, etc. (6:19)