Stop, Drop, and Roll
This is a fun music video for kids about fire safety. Some of the lyrics include: "Don't ever play with matches, lighters and candles to. And if you find them in the house, as a grownup what to do. Your kitchen is a place where many fires start. Be careful when you are walking near a stove. They get very, very hot. Stay calm. Be cool. An open flame is not a game. Learn fire safety rules....." Run time 02:50
What I Was By Meg Rosoff
Meg Rosoff debut novel How I Live Now was an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, winner of the Michael L. Printz Award, shortlisted for a Costa Award and the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize. Her second novel, Just In Case, won the 2007 CILIP Carnegie Medal and was an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. In this video we speak to her about her book What I Was, in which she recreates with uncanny exactness the passions of youth.
Interview with The Joy of Spooking Author P.J. Bracegirdle
Author P. J. Bracegirdle spins a yarn of delicious devilry and macabre
mayhem in the very first book of The Joy of Spooking trilogy. In this
video we had a chance to speak to the author about his book.
Why social media are ‘absolutely crucial’ to businesses
In today’s age of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and MySpace, social media constitute “an absolutely crucial part” of doing business, as many consumers around the world use social networks, says Thomas Crampton, Asia Pacific Director of 360 Digital Influence, an internet marketing communications arm of Ogilvy Public Relations.
Hydrogen Spectrum and Angular Momentum
expectation values and hydrogen spectrum, angular momentum commutators
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The reasons for attrition
This paper focuses on a) to reflect on an approach, decisions and subsequent knowledge with regard to non response and b) to discuss the "attrition survey", rather than discussing the actual results of an overall longitudinal study. This should be linked to the paper "student experiences of enterprise education"
Exploring Hemorrhagic Fever Viruses on the Benchtop
Presented by Dr. Meda Higa, University of Pennsylvania.
Estadística y Métodos Numéricos (2011)
El objetivo general del curso es introducir al alumno al análisis estadístico de datos y a los métodos numéricos y la optimización. Por un lado, se trata de caracterizar la variabilidad y cuantificar el azar usando el cálculo de probabilidades y la inferencia estadística. Y por otra parte, modelizar y resolver matemáticamente, comprendiendo la adecuación de los métodos, problemas científico-técnicos básicos, usando para ello técnicas de resolución por ordenador.
What is a Lever? Simple Machines | Mocomi Kids
What is a lever? Find out about the lever, one of the most basic forms of a machine, which help lift heavy objects with a lot less effort through this fun and animated learning module. (Background music is hard to hear.) (01:09)
To learn more about levers go to: http://mocomi.com/lever/
For more physics articles and videos visit: http://mocomi.com/learn/science/physics/
Long form with scenes united by common lines.
11.404 Session 02 - Urban Housing Markets
Session 2 - Urban Housing Markets
Article :: Top 10 New Features in Adobe Illustrator CS5
Brian Wood, contributor to Adobe Illustrator CS5 Classroom in a Book, loves the handy new (and often long-awaited) features in Illustrator CS5. He highlights 10 of his favorites for users who want to know whether CS5 fulfills its promises.
My Favorite Place - Anthony
Ever wonder what current University of Memphis students think? Now you can find out! Anthony's favorite place in the City of Memphis is St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Various service organizations on the U of M campus offer our students opportunities to serve the Memphis Community. Anthony has found his passion in serving others through volunteering at St. Jude through the University's Up 'til Dawn program. To find out how more students have made our city their home, sign-up for a t
Hearing the Japanese Earthquake Clip 1
Georgia Tech Associate Professor Zhigang Peng has converted the 2011 Japanese earthquake's seismic waves into audio files. The results allow experts and general audiences to "hear" what the quake sounded like as it moved through the earth and around the globe. This recording was taken about 90 miles from the Japanese earthquake's epicenter. There are two distinct sound waves. Both are caused by the mainshock. A "pop" is heard 90 seconds (in actual time) after the main event. This pop wasn't re
Basics of Entrepreneurship: Dealing with Venture Capitalists
A critical step in the creation of a new venture is raising the capital to bring the new business to life. What sources of capital can an entrepreneur tap and what factors must she or he keep in mind while going through the process? According to Stephen Sammut, a senior fellow and lecturer at Wharton, so-called angel investors represent one possible option. Another source is venture capitalists (VCs), who may fund start-ups or invest at a later stage in a company's growth. In this podcast for th
Malaria vaccine prevents one third of malaria cases at 12 months ATLANTA—Efficacy of the RTS,S malaria vaccine for children — vaccinated between six and 12 weeks age — checked-in at around 30 per cent in preliminary findings from Africa released at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene conference by …
ATLANTA—Efficacy of the RTS,S malaria vaccine for children — vaccinated between six and 12 weeks age — checked-in at around 30 per cent in preliminary findings from Africa released at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene conference by …
Fighting rages across Syria
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Amateur video out of Syria appears to show fighting raging across the country days after Syrian President Bashar al-Assad won reelection. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. More from Syria: http://smarturl.it/SyriaAttack Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, f
The Last Stand of the 300 Spartans 3/10
History Channel - Documentary - The last stand of the 300 told through re-enactments and scholarly commentary. A quote from the movie: "The 300 Spartans were the Delta Force of the ancient world." Suitable for high school students.
Review Session 05 - 11/29/2010
Review Session 05