1.2 Genetic counselling
This Unit looks at three different uses of genetic testing: pre-natal diagnosis, childhood testing and adult testing. Such tests provide genetic information in the form of a predictive diagnosis, and as such are described as predictive tests. Pre-natal diagnosis uses techniques such as amniocentesis to test fetuses in the womb. For example, it is commonly offered to women over 35 to test for Down's syndrome. Childhood testing involves testing children for genetic diseases that may not become a p
Virtues and Vices: Moralizing Prints in the Low Countries, 1550–1600
December 11, 2010 - February 27, 2011: This exhibition brings together a group of lively moralizing prints created between 1550 and 1600 in Antwerp and Haarlem, the two major print-publishing centers in the Low Countries. Both sobering and satirical, prints of this type were popular best-sellers, offering both moral instruction and visual delight to a newly expanded audience of educated Dutch and Flemish consumers.
Tailoring Philadelphia: Tradition and Innovation in Menswear
October 2, 2010 - October 16, 2011: Drawn from the Museum’s rich collection of menswear, this exhibition focuses on one of Philadelphia’s most important industries in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries: tailoring. Francis Toscani (1915–1973), one of the city’s most successful tailors, is featured, with over fifteen of the designer’s innovative garments on view.
Award winning animation by 2010 College of Fine Arts students Cosmin Hrincu and George Varettas. Winner of the Autodesk Storm FX Award for Best 3D CGA animation and the Watcom Award for Best CGI Modelling. An example of the talented digital media students at COFA.
How to Pronounce English Words & Silent Letters in Words
This video deals with how to pronounce difficult words that have silent letters. The video gives several examples, but does not offer any help outside of some specific words and how they are pronounced.
Implement Quality Assurance Process for Websites - Resource pack
This learning object defines the competency required to develop and conduct a planned and systematic pattern of actions required to provide adequate confidence that the website conforms to relevant standards and fulfils the customer's expectations. It addresses establishing standards, applying standards and tracking performance, continuous improvement processes and documenting quality assurance processes.
Steam Engine Drives a Revolution
The steam engine revolutionized the world of transportation.
vention inspired by a boiling kettle? This video explains how steam power came to be utilized as a source of energy and its developments through the ages. A good video when studying any aspect of technology and innovation in history.
English as Second Language Vocabulary Lesson-Health Symptoms-What's Wrong?
This video was designed to improve English vocabulary and pronunciation. The focus of this video is health symptoms. A matching picture is shown as the commentator speaks the phrase twice. This is a good resource for our English as Second Language Learners, our youngest learners, and our special education students (1:54).
Recept voor een griezeldrankje of griezelhapje schrijven In deze bijdrage vind je een kijkwijzer waardoor kinderen gerichter leren schrijven. Leerlingen schrijven een recept voor een griezelhapje of griezeldrankje. Door te kijken naar de aandachtspuntjes in de kijkwijzer kunnen ze hun eigen werk …
In deze bijdrage vind je een kijkwijzer waardoor kinderen gerichter leren schrijven.
Leerlingen schrijven een recept voor een griezelhapje of griezeldrankje. Door te kijken naar de aandachtspuntjes in de kijkwijzer kunnen ze hun eigen werk …
20.109 Laboratory Fundamentals in Biological Engineering (MIT)
This course introduces experimental biochemical and molecular techniques from a quantitative engineering perspective. Experimental design, data analysis, and scientific communication form the underpinnings of this subject. Three discovery-based experimental modules focus on RNA engineering, protein engineering, and cell-biomaterial engineering.This OCW site is based on the source OpenWetWare class Wiki, 20.109(S10): Laboratory Fundamentals of Biological Engineering.