Electricity: Michael Faraday and Others
For a long time, electricity was regarded as a force of nature over which we had no control. Michael Faraday found a breakthrough and developed the electric motors became widespread in industry within the space of a few decades. This video also talks about other scientists and how they added to the understanding of how electricity works. This 14 minute video has good images and covers a great many concepts. A list of the famous scientist mentioned would be a help to students as the names of some
Bob's Atrial Fibrillation Story- Changing What's Possible In Arrhythmia Care
Bob Lurie found his episodes of atrial fibrillation very scary, making it difficult for he and wife Jane to enjoy many activities. He decided to see one of the country's leading experts, Dr. Marcus Wharton, director of the Frank P. Tourville Arrhythmia Center at MUSC. Dr. Wharton performed a procedure called an ablation, curing Bob of his arrhythmia and allowing he and his wife to do all the things they used to enjoy once again.
The Arts and Humanities. Professor Martin Crowley
On 25 February 2011, a group of eminent researchers who work in arts and humanities disciplines in universities around the UK gathered in Cambridge for a conference called "The Arts and Humanities: Endangered Species?" In light of the present funding reforms to Higher Education, each was asked to give a seven minute talk about why the arts and humanities matter and what cultural and social benefits these subjects bring. Some stressed their contribution to self-knowledge and the ability and freed
LEED Building Design: Overview of free market and government incentives
Overview of the incentives for adopting LEED despite higher start up costs.
El Anatsui: Exhibition Overview - Part 2
The final segment of Lilanne Lortie's ASL tour of the Institute of Contemporary Culture's exhibition, El Anatusui: When I Last Wrote to You About Africa features Akua's Surviving Children, a sculptural installation crafted from driftwood. Video contains no sound.
Tellen tot 10 : Carnaval Een interactieve presentatie waarbij de leerlingen carnavalsattributen moeten tellen. Bij een goed antwoord krijgen ze de volgende teloefening te zien, bij een fout moeten ze opnieuw proberen. Verder tellen ze groepjes attributen (tot 10) en …
Een interactieve presentatie waarbij de leerlingen carnavalsattributen moeten tellen. Bij een goed antwoord krijgen ze de volgende teloefening te zien, bij een fout moeten ze opnieuw proberen. Verder tellen ze groepjes attributen (tot 10) en …
Joaquim Nabuco Seminar (English)
This seminar examines the life and career of Joaquim Nabuco, a leader of the abolitionist movement in Brazil and later Brazil's first ambassador to the United States. (This seminar is also available in Spanish.) Speaker Biography: Prior to being appointed Ambassador to the United States, Ambassador Mauro Vieira was the Brazilian Ambassador to Argentina since 2004. He holds a JD from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and graduated from Instituto Rio-Branco, the Brazilian diplomatic academ
Managing Success in the Service Sector - Raw Materials
These are the raw materials for the learning package. They have been provided so editing and re-purposing can be achieved easily. The package is about managing success in the service sector.It explores the unique characteristics of services and examines the implications of these for their management. Techniques to add value and enhance the service experience are examined, along with the opportunity to conduct some relevant fieldwork. The concept of enhancing customer service for the internal cu
It's all about people
We are witnessing the transformation of the web from the information web to the social web. This has profound implications for how people relate to each other, the communities around them and to government and business. Sheryl will discuss how these relationships are changing in a world that is built around social principles and powered by web and mobile technologies. Sheryl Sandberg is Chief Operating Officer at Facebook. She oversees the company's business operations including sales, marketin
Add a little spin to your next XAML project with Spinkit.Xaml Today's XAML Wednesday project is one of those little projects that you might not need every day, it might not change your dev world, that's actually just kind of fun and different. It's a project from Nigel Sampson that will let you add something a little different to your next project... A few months ago I saw a cool CSS project making the rounds called Author(s):
Today's XAML Wednesday project is one of those little projects that you might not need every day, it might not change your dev world, that's actually just kind of fun and different. It's a project from Nigel Sampson that will let you add something a little different to your next project...
A few months ago I saw a cool CSS project making the rounds called Author(s):
Essential Science for Teachers: Earth and Space Science: Session 8. Order out of Chaos: Our Solar S
Why do all the planets orbit the Sun in the same direction and why are the planets closest to the Sun so different from the gas giants farther out? In this session, participants gain a better understanding of the nature of the solar system by examining its formation.,Students explore the question: What is the relative scale of the planets in the solar system?
An Introduction to Negotiation Skills - Learning Package
A learning package about Negotiation.It introduces the concept of Negotiation, explores what it is and how to improve effectiveness through appropriate strategies and techniques.
Practical Impression Management - Raw Materials
This is a learning activity about impression management.It examines the concept of impression management from a practical perspective. Its content is strongly located within the context of employability and as such is designed to raise an individual's awareness of the importance of giving a positive impression, particularly when attempting to secure employment. Issues such as dress codes, verbal and written communication, basic etiquette and social interaction will be explored.
John Tasioulas | Human Rights || Radcliffe Institute
Radcliffe fellow John Tasioulas RI ’15 raises philosophical inquiries into the nature and basis of human rights.
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Virtual Maths, Brick Density, Water Displacement method video
Video demonstrating how to measure the density of a brick using the water displacement method.
(Part 8 of 9) David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Dedication Ceremony (2011)
David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Dedication Ceremony with Dr. Phillip A. Sharp, Institute Professor, MIT and Dr. Robert S. Langer, Koch Institute Professor, MIT. March 4, 2011. (Part 8 of 9)
Concordia goes green - Electric vehicles introduced on Loyola Campus
Two electric vehicles now have the run of the Loyola campus . The egg-shaped vehicles run completely on electricity. They are an environmentally friendly way of transporting heavy loads around campus.