If an animal track is fork-shaped, it was probably made by a bird. If the track shows four or five toes and is paw-shaped, it was probably made by a mammal. There are many other tracks that different animals make.
Modeled Arctic Sea Ice Thickness from 1940 through 2060: View #1
Part of the ongoing research into polar ice trends encompasses evaluation from sophisticated computer models. At the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory at Princeton University, run by NASAs sibling agency, NOAA, researchers modeled a 5,000 year period to see how polar ice might behave over time depending on several different variables. This visualization shows a 120-year slice of that complete model, essentially offering a research window on to experimental processes that require longer time
2011 McColl School Investment Forum at Queens
Queens Trustee Alex Porter moderated an enlightening discussion with economists and investment experts who spoke about domestic and global opportunities and current trends in the investment world. Panelists included Joe Bossong, managing partner of ASI Healthcare, an independent research firm assisting institutional money managers with investment in the healthcare industry; Harry Bowen, Ph.D., professor of international business and finance, McColl School of Business; Randy Kincaid, Ph.D., profe
PALE MALE, CITIZEN HAWK OF NEW YORK, by Janet Schulman
Book trailer created by Lisa Waggett, who is the librarian at Goforth Elementary in League City, Texas Summary: The birdwatchers of Central Park were buzzing because a young red-tailed hawk had been spotted. The bird they dubbed Pale Male not only stayed, he became one of New York City's most famous residents. (1:28)
Red Ribbon Week - Good vs Bad Drugs
Red Ribbon Week. This video discusses things that are good for you and things that are not. When is a drug good for you or bad for you.(01:08)
Red Ribbon Week - Drinking and Smoking
Red Ribbon Week. What's the best way to help someone you love who is struggling in life? This video addresses what to do if you know someone who is drinking or smoking. And what if they are adults? (01:08)
BOE's King quizzed over UK economy
Oct.25 - Bank of England governor Mervyn King answers questions from parliament's Treasury Select Committee. Basmah Fahim reports
Auto sales slow
Oct. 27 - Daimler reports weaker than expected third-quarter operating profit as the economic downturn hits sales of its luxury cars in Western Europe. Basmah Fahim reports.
Turkey's quake homeless desperate for shelter
Oct.26 - Hundreds of victims made homless by a the powerful earthquake that rocked Turkey On Sunday, queue for tents. Simon Hanna reports.
So you think you have a great idea for an app?
Tech Tonic: Spend the next 3 days with Anthony De Rosa learning the industry of apps. Part I of our series looks inside the creation process of web applications with R/GA's Mobile & Social Platforms SVP, Richard Ting.
Wall St. still nervous about Europe
Nov. 7 - Wall Street workers were still nervous on their way to work Monday as Greece moved one step closer to solving a political upheaval that threatens that country's international bailout. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Saudi Arabia buries Crown Prince Sultan
Oct. 25 - The funeral of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Sultan on Tuesday set the stage for King Abdullah to name a new heir, widely expected to be veteran Interior Minister Prince Nayef, a choice that would emphasise stability in the world's top oil exporter. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Lohan to pose for Playboy, Robin Williams marries
Oct. 25 - The latest celebrity and entertainment headlines including Lindsay Lohan to pose for Playboy, Robin Williams gets married and Stallone sued over "The Expendables." Lindsay Claiborn reports.
Pay to nap in Paris
Oct. 25 - Paris' first "bar a sieste" helps its sleepy customers beat the afternoon slump. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Strategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects on Security (SHARPS)
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UIL 2010 WICKED
Snippet from Finn Family Moomintroll
This is the preface from the book Finn Family Moomintroll by Tove Jansson. The video includes text, narration, and images. The book is listed on the corestandards.org website as part of the suggested reading material for grades K-1. (03:45)
Sample performance tasks for this story include:
Students identify the points at which different characters are telling the story in the Finn Family Moomintroll by Tove Jansson. [RL.1.6]
An Introduction to Togitsu, Japan
A Japanese college student introduces her hometown, Togitsu, Japan, in this selection. The selection contains a slide show of photos with narration provided by the student. ( 3:36)
Cell Rap 1
Discussions around the round table at Garanti Bank
Don Sull speaks with former Garanti Bank CEO Akin Ongor about forming round table groups so that top managers would work together to align the priorities of the organisation.