Literary/Rhetorical Criticism lectures and resources
A collection of internet resouces which provide background data on rhetorical and critical theorists. Includes cultural histories and definitions of concepts critical to the basic understanding of literary or rhetorical criticism.
Beginner S6 #25 - Desperate Times at the Japanese Bank
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You have been shopping like crazy lately to buy a new wardrobe for your job in Japan, and you’re starting to worry about whether you’ll be able to cover your rent at the end of the month. You ask your landlord for a short extension in Japanese, and he agrees. Now [...]
Vitamins: In The Elderly & Pregnant
By: jgarrett TV and the media want you to "Take Your Vitamins" but is this always the case?
The ABC's of Nuclear Science
The ABC's of Nuclear Science is a brief introduction to Nuclear Science. We look at Antimatter, Beta rays, Cosmic connection and much more. Visit here and learn about radioactivity - alpha, beta and gamma decay. Find out the difference between fission and fusion. Learn about the structure of the atomic nucleus. Learn how elements on the earth were produced. Do you know that you are being bombarded constantly by nuclear radiation from the Cosmos? Discover if there are radioactive products found i
Introduction to Social Psychology
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Introduction to Social Psychology" in the Department of Sociology. The goal of this class is to provide students with a working knowledge of social psychology and to stimulate an interest in ourselves, the world around us, and the connections between the two.
ICAR's Civilian Devastation in War Conference: Hugo Slim, Keynote Speaker
Mr. Hugo Slim. Director, Corporates for Crisis, London, UK.Mr. Slim presents the keynote speech at the Civilian Devastation in War Conference hosted by the Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (ICAR) on March 27th, 2009. Introduction by: Dr. Daniel
Adekeye Adebajo - Director's Breakfast
Dr. Adekeye Adebajo, Executive Director, Center for Conflict Resolution, South Africa, joins ICAR Director Dr. Andrea Bartoli for a discussion of his newly released book: The Curse of Berlin: Aftrica After the Cold War. http://icar.gmu.edu
Interview With Astronaut Mike Fossum
Astronaut Mike Fossum talks about his Soyuz launch experience and gives insight into life aboard the station.
TagTeam: Enhanced Social Tagging For Classification and Current Awareness
TagTeam is a middleware tagging hub for the Open Access Tracking Project. The hub will collect feeds from any tagging service, braid them together, improve them in various ways, and then produce output feeds to which readers could subscribe.
Motion Equations for Constant Acceleration in One Dimension
Here We Go A Song about Baby Sea Turtles
Learn about the journey and life cycle of newlyhatched sea turtles in this lively educational singalong video for kids by BIRDSONG and the ECOWONDERS. The song offers a glimpse into the world of a beloved and endangered marine animal. With photos of baby sea turtles and the words of the song on each frame children can learn read dance and sing along with Birdsong. (04:00)
Baby Octopuses Eating
The baby octopuses at the Vancouver Aquarium are now six weeks old and still going strong. They are dining on thawed krill in this clip, and sometimes have a tug-a-war over their food.
Destination: New Zealand, Overview
This 3:40 long video shows the landscapes and cities of this country. The diversity of the country is stressed. The differences between the southern and northern islands are explained.
The Family (Animation)
Family means parents and their children living in one house. A family is divided into three types- a small family, large family and a joined family. Indian video.
2.011 Introduction to Ocean Science and Engineering (MIT)
This course is an introduction to the fundamental aspects of science and engineering necessary for exploring, observing, and utilizing the oceans. Hands-on projects focus on instrumentation in the marine environment and the design of ocean observatories for ocean monitoring and exploration. Topics include acoustics, sound speed and refraction, sounds generated by ships and marine animals, sonar systems and their principles of operation, hydrostatic behavior of floating and submerged bodies geare
Don't Hate the Player, Hate the Game: Internet Games, Social Inequality and Racist Talk as Griefing
This talk recaps the history of racist griefing online and link the current crisis in racial discourse in the US with this practice, exploring the implications for digital games as a transnational public sphere. Games are a radically transnational medium: as Martin Lister writes in New Media: An Introduction, 'even before Pokemon, the videogame was perhaps the most thoroughly transnational form of popular culture, both as an industry (with Sony, Sega and Nintendo as the key players) but also at