"Wakusei" (Japanese for planets) provides real-time ephemerides and data of Solar System objects including Galilean satellites, martian moons, asteroids and dwarf planets, plus a map of the moon and online access to the Digitized Sky Survey.
Peer to Peer and the Music Industry: The Criminalization of Sharing
Examining technical, legal and cultural strategies by the recording industry to persuade people that file-sharing is impossible, immoral, un-cool or dangerous, and the failure of these strategies. Alternative business models are discussed. The period from the advent of the compact disc in 1982 to the first significant file-sharing system in 1999 saw the greatest period of profitability in the history of recorded music. The decade since 1999 has seen an equally radical collapse. What seems obviou
Public Speaking - Organize the Speech's Outline
Outlines for speeches typically include an introduction, the body and a conclusion. This is a clip from a larger segment. (01:15)
What is 'Earth System Science?'
This is a NASA Connect segment explaining Earth System Science. The video also explores how modern technology studies the many different areas of Earth System Science. (06:32)
How to Predict the Wind from Isobars
Video is narrated by Melissa Schenk, a meteorologist. Predicting the wind is an aspect of weather prediction you'll want to master before becoming a meteorologist, learn how to predict the weather. In this video she discusses wind is important in forecasting temperature, isobars (which are a line of constant pressure), if isobars are close together or far apart, how these affect the wind, direction of wind and how these affect the temperature that is going to occur. This video includes closed ca
RVC 24 - Syringomyelia in Dogs
Syringomyelia is a serious inherited disease which affects the nervous system of Cavalier King Charles Spaniels in particular. In her 2nd foray into podcasting, Dr Kate Chandler explains what to look for and what to do about it if you suspect you have a case.
Engineering Large Software Systems
This is an introduction to the theory and practice of large-scale software system design, development, and deployment. Project management; advanced UML; reverse engineering; requirements inspection; verification and validation; software architecture; performance modeling and analysis.
Tracing Capital Letters Song
Here, the class learns that F E D P B R N and M are all "Frog Jump Capitals". They stand up and finger trace the "Frog Jump Capitals" in the air in time with the song lyrics. "Frog Jump Letters" start at the top line when written. This lesson is a multi-sensory approach to teaching handwriting, incorporating music and large motor skills.
2008.03.14 - Mac Administration - CUPS (Video)
This podcast episode covers Common UNIX Print System (CUPS)
International Classification of Function, Disability and Health
This package was originally designed for undergraduates in Medicine at the University of Nottingham. It will also be useful to students in nursing, allied health professions and pharmacy. Practitioners in these fields, who are new to the ICF, will also find it a useful introduction. It describes the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF), a classification system published by the World Health Organisation to describe health status. This system is widely used in
Referencing your work with Harvard
A web-based desktop tool showing you how to accurately format references for the Harvard system. Select the exact nature of reference type - book, journal, e-journal, website, government publication, and other sources - and the tool will show you examples of correct referencing for that type.
Design Generation of the Central Asian Caravanserai
Challenges for the study of Islamic architecture include its abundance and diversity in expression and its classification based on distinct functional or stylistic types. We address these issues by presenting shape grammars as a methodology for the analysis and design generation of Islamic architecture, with a specific example in the form of a parametric shape grammar for central Asian caravanserais. The grammar is developed by identifying distinct design types. Shape rules are created based on
President James Garfield
Garfield's presidency was cut short by his untimely assassination in 1881. Although his was a short time in office, James Garfield left a lasting impression in United States history in his short tenure in office.
Tsunamis harbor an element of surprise: In the deep ocean, tsunami waves pass unnoticed beneath boats, yet they rise to dangerous heights near shore. How do tsunamis work? What was the worst tsunami in recorded history? How does a tsunami warning system work?
Earth System Science in a Nutshell
This Starting Point module describes what Earth System Science is and why it is useful to employ the Earth System Science perspective in teaching the geosciences. There is information about the different spheres in the system and how they interact. The module also provides links to relevant learning ...
Exploring the Earth: Teacher Pages
This sub-site contains a variety of resources to assist teachers using scenarios and activities from Exploring the Environment, an Earth system education site. The page includes links to planning, facilitating and assessing help, entry level modules, module notes, software, problem-based learning information, ...
The Snowball Earth Hypothesis: Theory and Observations
The proceedings of the Geological Society of America, Earth System Processes, Global Meeting include a session titled The Snowball Earth Hypothesis: Theory and Observations. This website contains links to the session's abstracts as well as a link to the full meeting schedule.
Kickboxing Fitness: Jump Rope Combo Set
Kickboxing Fitness: Jump Rope Combo Set. Kickboxing Fitness: Jump Rope Exercises. Jump rope combo sets help develop jump rope skills while working out the cardiovascular system and muscles for kickboxing fitness. Learn a combo set of jump rope techniques in this kickboxing video. Not for beginners.
Japanese HD Video Podcast 16 – Learn Japanese @ Japancast.net
This week we cover Bleach 288, learn about the Japanese address system and read a ton of your viewer mail. Please make sure to head to Facebook.com/Japancast and Like us if you haven’t already. And, if you haven’t subscribed to the podcast, you can just CLICK HERE. Japancast HD Video Episode 016 from Hitomi Griswold on [...]
Lesson 91: Brazil on the news- Hosting a conference for the UN
In this lesson you’ll get to know important things that are happening in Brazil and you’ll understand a bit more about our health system.
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