Writing exercise: A tidy neighbourhood
After this chapter you will be able to explain to a friend in a short note what happens in your area.
El Nino-La Nina Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly: January 1997 through February 1999
An animation of sea surface temperature anomaly in the Pacific Ocean from January 1997 to February 1999 as measured by NOAA AVHRR
Tampa-St. Petersburg False Color Time Lapse from SeaWiFS
Transitions between relatively cloud free scenes of the Tampa-St. Petersburg region, using true color land and clouds with false color-chlorophyll water images, all from SeaWiFS
Zoom into the Top Right of the Sun using TRACE Imagery
A zoom into a composite solar image created from TRACE observations made on October 10, 1998, showing an active region in the solar corona
Global Reaction to US Credit Downgrade
Krannert School of Management Assoc. Prof. Xiaoyan Zhang discusses the global reaction to the U. S. credit downgrade.
Urdu Taster Lesson: Parts of the Body - word cards
Urdu Taster Lesson: Parts of the Body - word cards.
Savage Arena at UT Receives LEED Gold Certification
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Europe Week Ahead: ECB's Stark resigns, investors rattled
Sept. 9 - Investors flock to quality assets after the ECB's chief economist Juergen Stark resigns over divisions about the central bank's bond buying programme.
Great Zoom out of Houston, Texas: Reliant Stadium (with spin)
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
Rebels battle to secure Libyan capital
Aug. 22 - Rebel forces fend off a twin attack on their new compound heralding a fearsome job ahead to secure Tripoli. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
World Record Stir Fry at UMass!
Armed with a custom-built, one-ton, 14-foot frying pan, Dining Services chefs from the University of Massachusetts Amherst led by celebrity chef Jet Tila cooked up the world's largest stir-fry of 4,010 pounds of vegetables and chicken smashing the previous world record. The World's Largest Stir Fry was part of the back-to-school events at UMass Amherst during the Labor Day weekend that saw 27,000 students arrive for the fall semester.
Expedition Blue Planet- India, Ganges: The River Goddess
Expedition: Blue Planet's first stop in India is Varanasi, the most ancient and most holy place in India.Expedition: Blue Planet’s first stop in India is Varanasi, the most ancient and most holy place in India, a pilgrimage destination for millions of Hindus who gather to pay homage to a living goddess- the Ganges River. (5:47)
Haunted Memories and Complex Loyalties
This Maguire Public Scholar Lecture by William Abraham, SMU's Albert Cook Outler Professor of Wesley Studies, focused on terrorism's ties to religion and other causes. It was given September 8, 2011, as part of a series of SMU events commemorating the 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorists attacks.
El Nino Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomaly on a Globe: January 1997 through December 1997
An animation of sea surface temperature and sea surface height anomalies in the Pacific Ocean for the period January 1997 through December 1997. The data is shown on a rotating globe.
Energy Choices Game
This board game is used to introduce the concepts of energy use in our lives and the very real impact that personal choices can have on our energy consumption, energy bills and fuel supply. The game begins as each student selects cards that define their mode of transportation and home design. The players roll dice and move around the board, landing on "choice" or "situation" blocks and selecting cards that describe consumer choices and real life events that impact their energy consumption and an
"Architectural Design, Level III: A Student Center for MIT, Fall 2004"
" This studio will investigate the social, programmatic, tectonic and phenomenological performance and character of a student gathering place on the MIT campus. Whether it is simply for socializing or for more specific events, the student gathering place will serve as a refuge from the vigorous educational environment of the Institute, and it will reinforce a critical sense of "place" through the almost logical organization of its program. The place will foster a casual discovery of "being": a r
The new Libya
The post-Qaddafi euphoria continues in Libya but how long it will last is unclear. We speak to some of the key players in the new Tripoli
19.09.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Die deutschen Sozialdemokraten haben das Wahljahr 2011 mit einem klaren Sieg abgeschlossen. Im Bundesland Berlin bleibt der Regierende Bürgermeister Klaus Wowereit an der Macht. Bei der Abgeordnetenhaus-Wahl wurde seine SPD mit 28,3 Prozent wieder stärkste politische Kraft - trotz Verlusten von zweieinhalb Prozentpu
Absolute Beginner #19 - Is There Some Japanese Fried Chicken Left?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You were invited to dinner at a friend’s house in Japan, and the appetizers and salad courses have been delicious. But now that you’re into the main course, you see that your Japanese host has prepared a feast of various meats in a sauce. Unfortunately, it looks like the sauce is [...]