17.869 Political Science Scope and Methods (MIT)
This course is designed to provide an introduction to a variety of empirical research methods used by political scientists. The primary aims of the course are to make you a more sophisticated consumer of diverse empirical research and to allow you to conduct advanced independent work in your junior and senior years. This is not a course in data analysis. Rather, it is a course on how to approach political science research.
TWC9: EF June CTP, jPlayer, Kinect Gesture Toolkit, and a flying car This week on Channel 9, Dan flies solo covering the week's top developer news (A technical snafu in our other studio hosed the audio of the first recording of the show with Brian Keller).
This week on Channel 9, Dan flies solo covering the week's top developer news (A technical snafu in our other studio hosed the audio of the first recording of the show with Brian Keller).
Episode 50 - Matt Winkler Builds an AppFabric Application In this episode, Matthew Winkler—Senior Program Manager Lead on the AppFabric Team—talks to Steve and Wade about building AppFabric Applications. AppFabric Applications bring new ways o
In this episode, Matthew Winkler—Senior Program Manager Lead on the AppFabric Team—talks to Steve and Wade about building AppFabric Applications. AppFabric Applications bring new ways o
Luca e Marina fanno drawer spesa: Shopping
At the end of this lesson you will be able to understand price labels and expressions of quantity. You listen to a dialogue and fill in the correct word at the correct place. You will be given an exercise about articles, where you need to put the nouns in their place; you then listen to a dialogue and fill in the correct prices. You listen to the announcements in the shop and state whether a product is on offer or not. You listen again and answer a number of multiple choice questions.
Membrane Lipids Illustrations
The first of 14 PowerPoint files containing slides for a topical unit of medical cell biology instruction within the broader categories of Cellular Membranes, Organelles and Molecular Traffic, and Cytoskeleton. Only slides containing illustrations are included. Although text slides are not provided, image slides featuring text are intact. PowerPoint animation of text and images has been removed, but there are several slide sequences that when shown consecutively provide image animation. Illustra
Zoom into the Top Right of the Sun using TRACE Imagery
A zoom into a composite solar image created from TRACE observations made on October 10, 1998, showing an active region in the solar corona
The Sniper - Quiz
Students will be able to understand the plot of this short story in more detail.
Just for You
Students are asked to explain how plants and animals may be classified as natural resources.
You Can Die Here
Learn about the environmental conditions of Death Valley in this video from Nature.
What a Drag! Activity
The purpose of this activity is to demonstrate how drag affects falling objects. Students will make a variety of shapes out of paper and see how size and shape affects the speed with which their paper shapes fall. They will also be able to see how the weight of an object changes the speed with which it falls.
How Big? Lesson
The objective of Lesson 2 is for student teams to determine the size of the caverns. Lesson two has student teams measure their classroom to determine area and volume; determine how many people could comfortably sleep in their classroom; scale this number up to find the required area for all Alabraskans. The lesson provides a good application of area and volume concepts. Students also perform math conversions between feet, meters, miles and kilometers.
Who Needs What?
The teacher leads a discussion in which students identify the physical needs of animals, and then speculate on the needs of plants. With guidance from the teacher, the students then help design an experiment that can take place in the classroom to test whether or not plants need light and water in order to grow. Sunflower seeds are planted in plastic cups, and once germinated, are exposed to different conditions. In particular, within the classroom setting it is easy to test for the effects of l
Basic Alignment Angles
Alignment angles are and have always been an excellent indicator of other more serious problems related to the vehicle. Recognition of these angles is a trait that today's technician should try to hone in order to be able to better trouble shoot other associated problems. Your objective is to see if you can immediately recognize the basic alignment angles on sight including whether it is positive or negative.
What Happened to the Dolphins?
This case study is based on the 1978 – 1988 Bottlenose dolphin die-offs along the Atlantic coast of the U.S. It demonstrates nature of science, as new information evolved theories change. New observations lead to more sophisticated inferences, as more observations are carefully recorded, better inferences can be made.
English Language, Linguistics and Literature. Selected Readings of Classical Writings for Linguistic
This is a collection of writings in English language concerning language, linguistics, and literature. The selected readings of classical writings concern this development of the English language since its beginnings.
Open Education Cup: What is OER?
A brief introduction to OER and its importance in the Open Education Cup contest (http://OpenEducationCup.org).
Learn Hindi Daily Show – Lessons from 2010 that are not rated
Could you take a moment and look at one of the lessons below. These are lessons that have not been rated. Perhaps you haven’t seen them? Could you take a...
10.07.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Sonntag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Mit einer groß angelegten Untersuchung will die katholische Kirche in Deutschland dem sexuellen Missbrauch durch Priester und Ordensleute wissenschaftlich nachgehen. Es gehe darum, verlässliche Informationen zu den Fällen des Missbrauchs, zu Vorgehensweise und Motiven der Täter und den Opfererfahrungen zu erhalte
News #134 - Put the Sizzle Into Your Summer with JapanesePod101’s Summer Celebration!
Summer’s finally here and we’re in the mood to celebrate this warm joyous season - and what better way to start summer off right than have a Summer Celebration Sale! Why celebrate summer you ask? Excellent question. Because not only is the sun shining and the ice-cream plentiful, but we also have a lot of [...]
Teaching Young Learners to Read: Using Illustrations
In this video, Jean Glaserg talks about using illustrations and pictures in stories with young learners. The clip uses examples from Cambridge Storybooks. (3:17)