Enzyme Catalysis, Kinetic Analysis of Enzyme Activity from the course Survey of the Principles of Bi
Survey of the Principles of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Fall 2006. This course is a comprehensive survey of the fundamentals of biological chemistry, including the properties of intermediary metabolites, the structure and function of biological macromolecules, the logic of metabolic pathways (both degradative and biosynthetic) and the molecular basis of genetics and gene expression.
How the Arctic Ecosystem Might Change
In this video segment adapted from the National Film Board of Canada, learn why the unique Arctic ecosystem may be replaced if global warming continues to melt sea ice.
Zoom into Olympic National Forest Time Lapse: 1984 to 1995
Zoom into a 1 mile square area in the Olympic National Forest showing appearance on dates: 26 July 1984, 13 July 1985, 29 May 1986, 29 March 1987, 21 September 1987, 21 July 1988, 13 September 1990, 16 September 1991, 2 March 1992, 11 September 1995
San Francisco with elevation (753), x 3 exaggeration
San Francisco Bay flyby, using Landsat imagery from September 27, 1997
HoloGlobe: Filling the Atlantic Ocean
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.
Buffalo True Color Time Lapse from SeaWiFS
Transitions between relatively cloud free true color scenes of the Buffalo region from SeaWiFS
Hurricane Erin from MODIS: September 5, 2001
Terra-MODIS is one of many satellites that NASA has that helps us here on the ground. Keeping track of Hurricane Erin, the instrument MODIS gives us a birds-eye view.
Ground Photographs from Southern China: Road Development in the Delta
Road development in a delta, requiring significant gravel build-up
The Daily 5: Working With Words
This video features teachers describing different hands-on activities and games they have found successful for the working with words portion of Daily 5 classroom. ( 6:26)
Sharp quills did the bidding of the even sharper intellects of the Revolution's founding mothers. Listen to the words of Mercy Otis Warren and Abigail Adams, voiced by Abigail Schumann.Author(s):
Transient Heat Conduction - Lumped Capacitance from the course Heat Transfer
This course covers transport processes of mass, momentum, and energy from a macroscopic view with emphasis both on understanding why matter behaves as it does and on developing practical problem solving skills. The course is divided into four parts: introduction, conduction, convection, and radiation.
Introduction to Nonviolence - Fall 2006
Introduction to Nonviolence - Fall 2006. This course is an introduction to the science of nonviolence, mainly as seen through the life and work of Mahatma Gandhi. Historical overview of nonviolence East and the West up to the American Civil Rights movement and Martin Luther King, Jr., with emphasis on the ideal of principled nonviolence and the reality of mixed or strategic nonviolence in practice, especially as applied to problems of social justice and defense.
Water Soluble Vitamins from the course Introduction to Human Nutrition
Introduction to Human Nutrition - Fall 2006.This course provides an overview of digestion and metabolism of nutrients. Foods are discussed as a source of nutrients, and the evidence is reviewed as to the effects of nutrition on health. The emphasis of the course is on issues of current interest and on worldwide problems of food and nutrition. Students are required to record their own diet, calculate its composition, and evaluate its nutrient content in light of their particular needs.
Authors@Google: John Dau
John Dau spoke to Googlers in Mountain View on July 12, 2011 about his book God Grew Tired of Us: A Memoir and his foundation: http://johndaufoundation.org. About the book: "This unforgettable book is the first-person account of a miracle—indeed, a whole series of miracles. One of the uprooted youngsters known as the Lost Boys of Sudan, John Bul Dau was 12 years old when civil war ravaged his village and shattered its age-old society, a life of herding and agriculture marked by dignity, res
SHPS Cottage by the Sea
Review 2 - Computer Science 61A Fall 2007
Review 2. From CS 61A The Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs - Fall 2007. Introduction to programming and computer science. This course exposes students to techniques of abstraction at several levels: (a) within a programming language, using higher-order functions, manifest types, data-directed programming, and message-passing; (b) between programming languages, using functional and rule-based languages as examples. It also relates these techniques to the practical problems of imp
This is an introductory survey of cell and developmental biology. The assembly of supramolecular structures; membrane structure and function; the cell surface; cytoplasmic membranes; the cytoskeleton and cell motility; the eukaryotic genome, chromatin, and gene expression; the cell cycle; organelle biogenesis, differentiation, and morphogenesis.
Hybrid Systems 1
Structure and Interpretation of Systems and Signals - Spring 2007. This course is an introduction to mathematical modeling techniques used in the design of electronic systems. An important keyword here is "mathematical." Subjects we will cover include continous and discrete signals, with applications to audio, images, video, communications, and control; State-based models, beginning with automata and evolving to LTI systems; Frequency domain models for signals and frequency response for systems,