How to Do Running Drills to Increase Speed & Efficiency
Running drills that increase speed and efficiency also maximize the combination of hamstrings and quadriceps muscles. Increase speed and efficiency in running with tips from a sports-performance director in this 1:49 minute video on track and field.
Read more: How to Do Running Drills to Increase Speed & Efficiency | eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/video_4990295_running-drills-increase-speed-efficiency.html#ixzz1V72qFmpU
Extreme Solar Flares
From NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio. Solar flares may seem like far-away events, but they can damage satellites and even ground-based technologies and power grids. Every 11 years, as the sun reaches its maximum activity they become bigger and more common, and that increases the chances that one will significantly affect Earth. (02:53)
So what are these solar eruptions? A solar flare is basically an explosion on the surface of the sun ranging from minutes to hours in le
The marine environment is unique and requires technologies that can use sound to gather information since there is little light underwater. The sea-floor is characterized using underwater sound and acoustical systems. Current technological innovations are allowing scientists to further understand and apply information about animal locations and habitat. Remote sensing and exploration with underwater vehicles allows scientists to map and understand the sea floor, and in some cases, the water colu
Sell October, buy January crude contract, says Henwood
Aug. 18 - Reuters Commodities Specialist Christopher Henwood says bearish views of the economy should push near-term crude futures lower, while a winter premium will lift prices in January.
Made 2 Measure: Cooking by the Book
A fun look at how to integrate Numeracy into your childs' everyday life...through cooking! This video focuses on educational purposes related to numeracy. Some of the cooking measurements include: 20 grams of butter, 2/3 cups of sugar, 2 cups of flour, 100 mls of milk, 180 degrees Celsius, and 15-20 minutes.
Sailing the ocean no longer requires triple-masted schooners--in fact
you can do it on a vessel no larger than a surfboard. What's the secret to designing a windsail that can skim the surface of the sea at 20 miles an hour, yet respond instantly to a sailor's touch? It is the math involved in designing such a rig. Motivating for students.
Running time 1:42 minutes.
Which countries pay teachers the most for their time? This chart from the futurejournalismproject compares teachers salaries around the world to hours worked during the
This chart from the futurejournalismproject compares teachers salaries around the world to hours worked during the
Remembering King: The Morehouse Years
Description not set
Gemineye - Poetic Bloodlines
Mix It Up
This lesson plan introduces the properties of mixtures and solutions. A class demonstration gives the students the opportunity to compare and contrast the physical characteristics of a few simple mixtures and solutions. Students discuss the separation of mixtures and solutions back into their original components as well as different engineering applications of mixtures and solutions.
Richard Dawkins at the University of Maryland
Cristian Castillo-Davis interviews Richard Dawkins Stamp Student Union University of Maryland College Park, MD April 6, 2011
WHEA Electric Car: Project-Based Learning on Wheels
High school students learn a variety of academic, communication, and teamwork skills when they build and race a car for the Hawaiian Electric Electron Marathon. (4:47)
ICC in talks for Gaddafi son arrest
Aug. 22 - The International Criminal Court is negotiating to take custody of Mummar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam, while Libyan officials claim he will be tried in Libya. Jessica Gray reports.
Using Quotation Marks
This student-created video explains the purpose of quotation marks and explains that they are used in sentences with dialogue. Sample sentences printed on pieces of chart paper are shown with and without quotation marks to emphasize how quotation marks make sentences easier to comprehend. Rules for placing the marks are not explained. ( 1:22)
Article :: The Complete Manual of Typography: About Fonts
Working with fonts forces you to learn more about your computer than you probably want, but everything you need to know is in this chapter.
Push towards European integration stops short of joint bonds
Aug. 17 - Peter Altmaier, chief whip of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party, discusses plans for closer European integration after Tuesday's Franco-German summit.
Fire destroys Richard Branson's Caribbean retreat
Aug. 22 - Kate Winslet was among a group who fled from a fire at Richard Branson's holiday retreat on Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Ethics of Genetic Engineering
(This video may have an ad before the mini-documentary is shown.) Ethics of genetic engineering - This video discusses how animal cloning works and its advantages, along with the claims of the anti vivisection movement.