Carmen Sandiego and The Stolen Smile Show
An animated show in which Carmen steals parts of famous artwork to try to create her own personal masterpiece. She steals eyes from a Van Gogh painting. She steals a nose from a Picasso painting. And, of course, she steals the smile from Da Vinci's famous Mona Lisa. Children can learn about famous artwork from the video.
Snow White, Part 2 of 3
Second part of the Disney-like animated cartoon fairy tale, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, from Grimm Brothers' collection. The Dwarves find her in their home and she tells them why she is there; her stepmother tried to have her killed. The good news is, a prince is looking for her! She takes a bite from the poisoned apple. Good quality picture with voices, music, sound effects can be enjoyed by all ages. (10:00)
Saft Says: The cult of equities needs to be deprogrammed
Aug 17 - Reuters columnist James Saft says the cult of equities is not dead but certainly needs to be rethought as the equity market continues its volatile journey.
Skid-Steer Loader Safety
Skid-Steer Loader Safety. This film explores causes and prevention of deaths on skid-steer loaders. Topics include being struck by lift arms and attachments; being crushed by tipping or falling loaders; being run over or run into; and being struck by falling objects. Copyright 2012, 2013, Mitch Ricketts. For an illustrated transcript, copy and paste the following link in your web browser: http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/agsafe/p.aspx?tabid=60
Science Fair Project (Hot Ice)
This is a brief video of a school science fair project that won first place. Sodium Acetate was used in the project to create "hot ice", a liquid substance that instantly turns solid when touched. The video is set to music with brief descriptions written on the screen. No narration or explanation provided. Explanation: The reaction is exothermic and is often found in hand warmers. Run time 03:14.
Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works: Introducing the Series’ The following resources are part of the module Civil Engineering Measuring from the 2009/10 BSc (Hons) degree programme Commercial Management and Quantity Surveying. It covers an introduction into how the specification and method of measurement are organised. It covers how the Agency measure hard materials, an introduction to earthworks outlines, surcharge and h
The following resources are part of the module Civil Engineering Measuring from the 2009/10 BSc (Hons) degree programme Commercial Management and Quantity Surveying. It covers an introduction into how the specification and method of measurement are organised. It covers how the Agency measure hard materials, an introduction to earthworks outlines, surcharge and h
Kultur was a JISC-funded online project, which created a... "working model of a sustainable institutional repository for research output in the visual and applied arts", the Kultur Demonstrator. The website contains a full set of PDF reports on the progress and outcomes of the project, along with details of the staff involved, and links to the original JISC description of the project. This may be an interesting resource for those considering the ways in which academic online repositories and arc
21F.301 French I (MIT)
21F.301/351 offers an introduction to the French language and culture with an emphasis on the acquisition of vocabulary and grammatical concepts through active communication. The course is conducted entirely in French, and students interact in French with their classmates from the very beginning. They also receive exposure to the language via a variety of authentic sources such as the Internet, audio, video and printed materials which help them develop cultural awareness as well as linguistic pr
Calendar of letter-books of the city of London: E - 1314-1337
Also known as the 'White Book of Memoranda', Book E calendars the letters of the City, arranged in approximate chronological order. Includes editorial introduction and indices.
Chapter 12 (Part 1)
Warranties and Product Liability Table of Contents: 00:00 - Chapter 12 (Part 1) 00:08 - Warranties in General 00:36 - Warranties of Title 01:03 - Express Warranties 02:06 - Implied Warranties of Merchantability 02:55 - Implied Warranty of Fitness for a Particular Purpose 03:53 - Implied Warranty from Prior Dealings or Trade Custom 04:01 - Overlapping Warranties 04:32 - Warranty Disclaimers 05:25 - Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act 06:30 - Lemon Laws 07:11 - Product Liability 07:32 - Product Liability
AstroApp: Space Shuttle Crew App for iOS
'NASA’s Space Shuttle program ends after 30 years. Celebrate this accomplishment with us. Get to know all the space travelers who flew on this unique vehicle. You can sort by name and mission. The “Suit Me Up” feature allows you to become a Space Shuttle astronaut yourself. 'This is a free app
Collaborating in a Virtual Architectural Environment: The Las Americas Virtual Design Studio (LAVDS)
The paper describes exploratory work in the design, construction, and habitation of a virtual structure (VS) nested within an Internet-based multi-user environment and serving a geographically distributed collective of architecture students and faculty. In addition to a discourse on the design and implementation parameters that were used, the paper seeks to provide findings that make reference to the quality of teaching/learning experience of users and the effectiveness of the interaction among
Iraq: Causes and Consequences of the Present Crisis [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Toby Dodge, Dr Faleh Jabar | The seizure of Mosul by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and their rapid move south towards Baghdad has thrown Iraq into another post-regime change crisis. This panel aims to examine the identity and background of the fighters in northern Iraq, as well as the root causes behind the violence. Bringing together three of the world’s leading experts on Iraq, it will explain why the Iraqi armed forces, comprising over a million men under ar
Forbes CEO Discusses Differences between Print and Online Content Delivery
Jim Spanfeller, former President and CEO, Forbes, Inc. discusses the different business models between print media and online media and how mobile technology will likely affect content providers going forward.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
How to Become a Sous Chef
In this video an experienced chef explains the job of a sous chef. He explains that sous chefs are the direct contact for the rest of the cooks and workers in the kitchen, and they work directly under the executive chef.
LQP Asks: If you had to be on a reality show, which would you choose and why?
This is the true story ... of six UA employees ... picked to answer a question and have their responses filmed ... to find out what happens when people stop being polite ... and start talking to Lo Que Pasa.
20.011J Statistical Thermodynamics of Biomolecular Systems (BE.011J) (MIT)
This course provides an introduction to the physical chemistry of biological systems. Topics include: connection of macroscopic thermodynamic properties to microscopic molecular properties using statistical mechanics, chemical potentials, equilibrium states, binding cooperativity, behavior of macromolecules in solution and at interfaces, and solvation. Example problems include protein structure, genomic analysis, single molecule biomechanics, and biomaterials.
Pharm 476 - Principles of Research and Problem Solving