Grand Canyon Time Lapse
A series of time lapses around the amazing Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. The beautiful images are set to music. Wonderful illustration of a canyon. Run time 01:36.
French and Indian War:
The opening is very loud and disruptive. Beware.The British and Spanish removed the French from the New World with several decisive war victories during this war. Good detail about the impact of the Treaty of Paris. Video is about two minutes.
A Wheel Chair that is Controlled by Technology
Combing AI with Mind Control By Duncan Graham-Rowe Researchers at the Federal Institute of Technology in Switzerland demonstrate a wheelchair that uses “shared control” to navigate. Both communication and movement are impact by the technology. Motivating for students who feel that technology is just the Internet.
School Safety And Technology: Important Issues for All Schools
Beware of the ad that starts the video.
There are many issues that every school needs to address. Especially important is the privacy issues and what happens in an emergency and the lines are blocked from administration use
These issues are addressed in this short video:
How can cell phones impact school safety?
How can digital cameras impact school safety?
How can computers pose a threat to school safety?
What steps should schools take to protect s
Media Smarts: Kids Learn How to Navigate the Multimedia World
Students in grades 3-12 spend eight-1/2 hours daily using media. (Generation M., Kaiser Family Foundation, 2010) Filmmaker/George Lucas Educational Foundation chair George Lucas thinks it's time to change "English" class into "Communication" class. National Association for Media Literacy Education members believe, "By learning to skillfully interpret, analyze, and create messages, media literacy empowers people to be both critical thinkers and creative producers of messages using image,
The promise of India
The day before she was to launch her new company, Maya Hari found that she was expecting her first baby. She decided to put the launch on hold. Two years later, in August 2008, Stylkist was set up, but this came just days before Lehman Brothers went under and the financial meltdown began.
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Recycle our Sneakers?
We've all thrown away a pair of old sneakers, but what happens to them once they leave our closet? Bill Nye shows us the impact that our shoe waste has on the planet. He also addresses the affects polyvinylchloride (PVC) has on our environment and what other items contain PVC, and how we can help.
The Facebook Effect with Mark Zuckerberg
[Recorded: July 21, 2010] The growth and impact of Facebook is mind blowing, even for an industry that considers "overnight success" to be a long-range goal. Founded in a Harvard dorm room on February 4th 2004 by 19-year-old Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook announced in July 2010 that had it reached the milestone of 500 million registered users. Facebook isn't just an American success story, most users are outside of the United States and half of them log on every day. Facebook has already made an irr
Triumph of the MOS Transistor
[Recorded July 13, 2010] The MOS (metal-oxide-semiconductor) transistor, the fundamental building block of digital electronics, is the base technology of late 20th and early 21st century. The story of its development is one of the key chapters in the history of the semiconductor and computing industries. After being the subject of extensive research and vigorous activity among semiconductor pioneers at companies like Fairchild, IBM, RCA, Bell Labs, Texas Instruments and Intel throughout the 1960
This four minute video is about President Rutherford Hayes, his early life, political involvement, marriage, and presidency. A good video that shows the human side of a president.
Creating Buttons in Flash
The Flash Button Tutorial shows you how to make a Macromedia Flash Button in the Macromedia Flash program. You need to create a new scene to be able to do it. Learn how to create and animate objects using the Macromedia Flash software tool. This tutorial explains and illustrates how to use the Flash work area and Flash tool palette to animate objects. You'll learn how to create, color, and animate various actions of a ball (bouncing, "squishing" on impact, etc.) In doing this, you'll le
How to save banks without using taxpayers’ money
In the recent financial crisis, taxpayers in many countries had to pick up the bills that resulted from governments bailing out banks. The idea that the government will save you if you make mistakes encourages excessive risk-taking. Bailouts have created popular resentment against bankers' compensation, which makes it difficult to pay competitive salaries after a bank is rescued. So bailouts, which also add to the government deficits and crowd out other government spending plans, have many und
Gucci: In the business of selling 'dreams'
As many look to cut costs to cope with the worsening economic downturn, you would expect consumer spending patterns to be adversely affected, with the luxury goods segment being one of the hardest hit.
Not so according to Robert Polet, chairman of the Gucci Group. While he agrees that consumer psyche vis-à-vis buying behaviour has taken a hit, he believes that his company is in the business of selling dreams – and you can’t put a price tag on a dream.
Negotiating to win
From the most mundane transaction to strategic high-level boardroom dealings, knowing how to negotiate is integral to success and survival. Yet few have mastered the art of successful negotiation or ‘value negotiation’ as INSEAD Affiliate Professor of Decision Sciences, Horacio Falcao, calls it.
CSR in the Gulf region
By now, corporate social responsibility (CSR) is not only a familiar concept in many parts of the world, it has also become de rigeur in companies who appreciate the fact that CSR can make good business sense.
Pro-Palestinian protesters clash with police in Paris
Pro-Palestinian protesters clash with police in Paris, as they defy a ban on a planned rally against violence in the Gaza strip. Sarah Toms reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews 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, financial, national, and international news. For o
DelphiS Keyword Searching (PowerPoint)
DelphiS Keyword Searching (PowerPoint)
Media, politiek en politieke partijen : Verzameling filmpjes De kracht van je stem bundelt op dit YouTubekanaal allerhande filmpjes. Zo is er onder meer:
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Ukraine aid bill moves ahead in U.S. Senate, hurdles still ahead
March 24 - Bill providing economic assistance to Ukraine and imposing sanctions over Russia's actions in Ukraine cleared a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate Monday. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews 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, financia