Immune System - Free Science Video by Brightstorm
This 9:40 lecture, which includes a text of the material, is about the
immune system and how it protects the body from diseaes. It detects and kills things like viruses and bacteria to prevent sickness and to allow the body to continue to function properly. A good introduction.
SPC Foundation: Gift of Education
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege The Gift of Education is a gift worth giving. As you plan your giving, think of St. Petersburg College and the students who can benefit from your generosity. There are many ways you can make a difference including: * Designate your dollars for a particular scholarship fund or program * Initiate your own scholarship compatible with your specific educational interests * Create a lasting legacy through annual gifts or bequests.
Volunteer base camp, Port-au-Prince
Caring for volunteers who care for Haiti's sick and wounded is a full-time, round-the-clock job, requiring the barest of necessities.
6.4 Summary Amplitude refers to the size of a sine wave. It can be defined in various ways, but a standard definition is that it is the maximum value of a wave's departure from its average value. (The average value of a sine wave lies midway between its peaks and troughs.) The size of a sine wave is sometimes also expressed as a peak-to-peak amplitude, which is the vertical distance from peak to trough. Root-mean-square (r.m.s.) amplitude is a way of specifying the size of a sine wave so that compa
Amplitude refers to the size of a sine wave. It can be defined in various ways, but a standard definition is that it is the maximum value of a wave's departure from its average value. (The average value of a sine wave lies midway between its peaks and troughs.) The size of a sine wave is sometimes also expressed as a peak-to-peak amplitude, which is the vertical distance from peak to trough.
Root-mean-square (r.m.s.) amplitude is a way of specifying the size of a sine wave so that compa
Europe Day Ahead: Sarkozy-Merkel talks may hold key to deal
July 20 - A meeting between Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy tonight could hold the key for a deal on Greece at EU leaders' summit on Thursday, says Brussels Bureau Chief Luke Baker.
Op Amp Example; Inverter Amp; Summing Amp; Non-Inverting Amp; Differential Amp; I-to-V Converter - I
Introduction to Microelectronic Circuits - Spring 2006. Fundamental circuit concepts and analysis techniques in the context of digital electronic circuits. Transient analysis of CMOS logic gates; basic integrated-circuit technology and layout.
Learning outcomes After studying this unit you will have: developed your knowledge and understanding of the terminology associated with the culture, identity and power relevant to the Roman empire, as treated both in ancient sources and modern scholarship and presentation.
After studying this unit you will have:
developed your knowledge and understanding of the terminology associated with the culture, identity and power relevant to the Roman empire, as treated both in ancient sources and modern scholarship and presentation.
Learn about Amelia Earhart
This 3:21 minute video is a short biography of the world’s most notable early female pilots. It provides insights into her early life and accomplishments and later, mysterious, death.
The furore surrounding the so-called ‘mad cow’ diseases is an important and controversial episode of recent years. Although it peaked several years ago, the topic is still of great medical significance, influencing the way members of the public think about and experience science and scientists.
Lyons Brown on The Darden MBA
Lyons Brown (MBA '87) Founder and CEO Altamar Brands
GPS on the Move
During a scavenger hunt and an art project, students learn how to use a handheld GPS receiver for personal navigation. Teachers can request assistance from the Institute of Navigation to find nearby members with experience in using GPS and in locating receivers to use.
Olympic ticket sell-out is coup for London: Coe
July 21 - The British public needs to be realistic about the unprecedented demand for 2012 tickets, says Sebastian Coe, chairman of the London organising committee.
UK on top of Olympic security threat: Robertson
July 21 - The UK Minister for Sport and the Olympics says London is as prepared as it can be to deliver a secure Games, but precautions against terrorism won't be at the expense of people's enjoyment.
Wall St. reform slow going
July 21 - One year after the signing of the Dodd-Frank financial regulation reform legislation, regulators and market watchers say there are still a lot of hurdles to overcome to avoid another financial meltdown. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Conducting Posture and Use of a Baton
This module represents fundamentals of conducting posture and use of the baton.
Monopsony and Antitrust Laws - Microeconomic Analysis
Microeconomic Analysis - Spring 2006. Resource allocation and price determination. By the end of the semester, students should know the basic theory, models, and results of the topics covered. They should be able to use this knowledge to answer questions and analyze real-world situations. They should also be able to identify which theory or model is appropriate to analyze a particular question and explain why their answers are correct in intuitive, as well as mathematical, terms.
A Summer Day at Kent State
Navigating the Kent State University campus on a late July day.
Purdue focuses on youth at 2011 Indiana Black Expo
Encouraging youth to focus on their academic and community service goals while developing life skills are the themes that Purdue University is supporting at the 41st annual Summer Celebration of the Indiana Black Expo in Indianapolis. http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/events/2011/110711TaylorBlackExpo.html
Hip Fracture Prevention Device
The Johns Hopkins Center for Bioengineering Innovation in the department for Biomedical Engineering at the Whiting School of Engineering hosts its annual Design Day to showcase student research.
Faculty conversations: Debra and Brian Schutte
Debra and Brian Schutte talk about CoSAGE, their research project in partnership with a unique mid-Michigan community that investigates the genetic causes of common diseases with the goal of promoting community wellness across generations. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/9603