Antarctic Ecosystem (Interactive)
In this interactive activity adapted from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, learn about seasonal environmental conditions in the Antarctic and their influence on the southern polar ecosystem. Investigate the variety of organisms that inhabit this unique ecosystem during summer and winter. Additional information reveals how significant factors, including food supply and sea ice, respond to changing climate conditions. This interactive would be best for younger elementary students.
Barnum Brown: The Man Who Discovered Tyrannosaurus rex
This four minute video explains the life of the man who is called the greatest dinosaur collector of all time, Barnum Brown helped
the American Museum of Natural History establish its world-class fossil
collection. This video shows some of the science he used and has interviews with those who worked with him. This video could be used to show students how scientists work or as a biography.
Breakingviews: Apple keeps rolling
April 25 - Jeffrey Goldfarb and Breakingviews columnists explain why investors can, for now, stop looking for reasons to sell Apple.
In Conversation: Danny Simmons and jessica Care moore
jessica Care moore, poet, publisher and founder of Black Women Rock!, and Danny Simmons, painter, author, and co-creator of Def Poetry Jam, host a Def Poetry Jam reunion. For one night in Brooklyn, fifteen legendary poets and writers share one hot mic. This evening of performance, dialogue, and book signings features Carl Hancock Rux, T'kalla, Ekere Tallie, Sharrif Simmons, Kevin Powell, Willie Perdomo, LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Ras Baraka, Liza Jessie Peterson, Bonz Malone, Tai Allen, SirMumsil
Sackler Center First Awards
In commemoration of the fifth anniversary of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, the first center within an art museum to be devoted to the exhibition and study of feminist art, the Museum is honoring fifteen extraordinary women who are first in their fields. Presented by Elizabeth A. Sackler and Gloria Steinem Hosted by Soledad O'Brien and Laura Flanders. Award designed by Judy Chicago. Honoring Marin Alsop, Connie Chung, Johnnetta B. Cole, Wilhelmina Cole Holladay, Sandy Ler
Arrested Development & Philosophy: Tyler Shores and Kristopher G. Phillips: Authors at Google
What is the most important thing (you know, besides breakfast)? Is George Michael's crush on his cousin unnatural? Is Gob better off living his life in bad faith? What is Tobias really trying to say? ("I just blue myself") Welcome to the world of Arrested Development and the Bluths.The Bluth family foibles and character flaws are so painfully familiar that we both laugh and squirm in that shared awkward recognition of our own all too human faults. Sure, the Bluths seem oblivious of the ga
Michael Moran: The Reckoning: Debt, Democracy, and the Future of American Power, Authors at Google
The age of American global dominance is ending. In recent years, risky economic and foreign policies have steadily eroded the power structure in place since the Cold War. And now, staggering under a huge burden of debt, the country must make some tough choices--or watch its creditors walk away. In The Reckoning, Michael Moran, a geostrategy analyst at Roubini Global Economics, the Council on Foreign Relations, and other leading institutions, explores how a variety of forces are converging to cha
Pythagoras Book Part A
Pythagoras Book Part B
Article :: Creating a Page Layout with Adobe Dreamweaver CS6
In this lesson from Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Classroom in a Book, you’ll learn the basics of webpage design, how to create design thumbnails and wireframes, insert and format new components into a predefined CSS layout, use Code Navigator to identify CSS formatting, and check for browser compatibility.
Race Walking seminar
A Leeds Metropolitan University taught physiology practical class utilising the Great Britain elite race walking group as a case study, within the MSc Sport and Exercise Science suite of courses. Tutors and students describe the mutual benefits and experiences gained from such classes. For further details please see the below: http://courses.leedsmet.ac.uk/sportandexercisescience_msc http://courses.leedsmet.ac.uk/sportandphysiology_msc
26.04.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. In Pakistan hat der Oberste Gerichtshof Premierminister Yousuf Raza Gilani wegen Missachtung der Justiz verurteilt. Eine Gefängnisstrafe wurde aber nicht verhängt, wie das staatliche Fernsehen berichtete. Gilani musste sich seit Februar vor den Richtern verantworten. Ihm wurde vorgeworfen, neue Ermittlungen gegen Staatspräsident Asif Ali Zardari
Podcasting for Teachers Episode 01
This seven minute video provides a guide to starting podcasting.
It explains what a blog does and provides examples of how to create podcasts. This is for teachers, but may be shown as an example to students who may want to use these in the classroom.
ISS Update - April 26, 2012
The International Space Station video update for April 26, 2012.
Chade-Meng Tan: "Search Inside Yourself", Authors at Google
In designing Search Inside Yourself, a popular course at Google, early Google engineer and personal growth pioneer Chade-Meng Tan (Meng) has distilled emotional intelligence into a set of practical and proven tools and skills that anyone can learn and develop. Created in collaboration with a Zen master, a CEO, a Stanford University scientist, and Daniel Goleman (the guy who literally wrote the book on emotional intelligence), this program is grounded in science and expressed in a way that even
What price energy security?
Increasing demands from a growing world population, civil unrest, terrorist attacks, human mistakes, natural disasters… all add up to a future full of “ifs” for the energy industry.
Steve Jobs: Speaking from the Wilderness
Editor’s Note: Nearly 16 years ago to the day, I interviewed Steve Jobs at an investment conference in San Francisco, California. He was “out of favour,” in-between his bifurcated tenure at the helm of Apple, revolutionising movie-making as chairman and CEO of Pixar. In retrospect, we see that Jobs brought his Apple technology approach to the movies and took movie marketing with him back to Apple…
New or improved: What consumers really want
Do companies require radical innovations to woo consumers? New research suggests…no!
Full induction 1
Full induction 1
The Oregon State University Advantage
The Oregon State University Advantage connects business with faculty expertise, student talent and world-class facilities to research solutions, bring ideas to market and launch companies. We are your link to resources that can help drive bottom-line business success, solve problems, commercialize innovations and launch companies. Partner with us to draw from a talent pool of career-ready graduates and access our world-class faculty, research facilities and innovations. Your company will realiz