Between the Lions: Song - "Read a Book Today"
The "Between the Lions" lions -- Theo, Cleo, Lionel, and Leona -- team up to sing this catchy, New-Orleans-style, musical tribute to all the different kinds of books available for students to read. Books are all great in their own way! Read a Book Today (1:06)
Head of Afghan peace council killed
Sept. 20 - Burhanuddin Rabbani, the Afghan man tasked with negotiating an end to the war was killed in his home in Kabul. Deborah Gembara reports.
U.S. Day Ahead: Uncertainty looms as investors wait for Fed
Sept. 20 - Even though the Fed still has policy tools available, aggressive action from the central bank will not be taken unless U.S. growth and unemployment worsen, says Reuters Correspondent Mark Felsenthal.
Paris revives Pompeii for exhibition
Sept. 20 - A major exhibition re-creates the atmosphere of ancient Pompeii, in the heart of Paris. Tara Cleary reports.
Bill Clinton: It's about the jobs
Sep 20 - At the start of the 7th annual Clinton Global Initiative, former U.S. President Bill Clinton focused on creating jobs by putting money into energy-efficient infrastructure. Bobbie Rebell reports.
Palestinians prepare for UN statehood bid
Sept. 20 - Palestinians unveil a massive chair in Ramallah symbolizing the seat given to members of the United Nations. Deborah Gembara reports.
Writing a Mixed Number With Legos
This student-created video uses legos as a model for writing a mixed number. ( :50)
The second Space symposium- learning spaces
This presentation discusses the various elements that deem enterprise education spaces as fit for purpose
ISS Update - Sept. 22, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Sept. 22, 2011.
Average Global Lightning from TRMM for April, 1998
Average lightning for April, 1998 as measured by the TRMM Lightning Imaging Sensor, on a rotating globe
Multiplying and Dividing Monomials (3) from Khan
This video is from Khan Academy. It demonstrates the proper method of dividing and multiplying monomials. (02:23)
Greece increases cuts to get bailout
Sept. 21 - As Greece's finance minister confirms new austerity measures are on the way, in order for Athens to receive the next installment of its EU/IMF bailout, citizens voice dissent. Joanna Partridge reports.
Jim Rogers: Next global recession will be worse than 2008
Sept. 21 - Legendary global investor Jim Rogers tells Reuters Insider the global economy is on the verge of another recession and this one will be even more painful than the last.
Tip of the Week: Getting flanking sequence of genomic locations
This week's tip is on using Galaxy to get flanking sequence. See http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=9808 for more information.
Singapore: Modern Transportation
This five minute video is about Singapore and its changes to its transportation system over time. It has a lot of data that is presented quickly and might have use for students doing a compare and contrast paper on transportation
Africa, the Mideast, and the Terminator Line
This video sequence was created using a series of still images taken onboard the International Space Station on August 21, 2011, from 14:12:10 to 14:43:48 GMT. In this video, you can clearly see as the ISS passes over central Africa through the desert and northeastward to Egypt and the Nile delta.
Nikil Saval: "Cubed" | Authors at Google
Nikil Saval visited Google LA to introduce us to his first book "Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace". This talk took place on May 5, 2014.
Northeastern opens homeland security research institute
University taps national experts to lead the Kostas Institute, which is critical to advancing Northeastern's leadership in security research.