Engineering in Sports
Imagining themselves arriving at the Olympic gold medal soccer game in Beijing, students begin to think about how engineering is involved in sports. After a discussion of kinetic and potential energy, an associated hands-on activity gives students an opportunity to explore energy absorbing materials as they try to protect an egg from being crushed.
Monitor and control food safety
As a team leader you are required to Monitor and control food safety hazards, take corrective action, and record and use information as outlined in the food safety program. This learning object contains information, resources and activities to help you: Monitor and control food safety hazards; take corrective action; investigate and report unsafe food.
MOLA: Seasonal Snow Variations on Mars: Slow Zoom to the Martian South Pole: True Color
This is a true color visualization of the topography near the Martian south pole as measured with the MOLA instrument. This particular animation shows a slow zoom to the surface of the pole and is a frame-accurate match to the beginning of animation id #2299.
Competitive Markets and Surplus - Microeconomic Analysis
Microeconomic Analysis - Spring 2006. Resource allocation and price determination. By the end of the semester, students should know the basic theory, models, and results of the topics covered. They should be able to use this knowledge to answer questions and analyze real-world situations. They should also be able to identify which theory or model is appropriate to analyze a particular question and explain why their answers are correct in intuitive, as well as mathematical, terms.
STS-134 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 14
A video recap of flight day 14 of the STS-134 mission of space shuttle Endeavour to the International Space Station
Shuttle Crew Says Farewell, Closes Hatches
At 7:23 a.m. Sunday, hatches were closed between Endeavour and the station 12 days, 22 hours and 27 minutes into the mission. The hatches between the two spacecraft were opened at 7:38 a.m. on May 18 and were open for joint crew operations for a total of 10 days, 23 hours, and 45 minutes.
Hurricane Bonnie (1998) Dissolving Crystal Cathedral View of Precipitation with TRMM Data
This is another experiment in using transparency to represent isosurfaces from TRMM data
El Nino: Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly and Sea Surface Wind Anomaly from September 1996 to Septemb
NCEP sea surface temperature anomaly and FSU COAPS surface wind stress anomaly in the Pacific from September 1996 to September 1997
Special Seminar: Selgelid and Oakley
Michael Selgelid, Ethics, Germs, and Globalisation and Justin Oakley, Virtue ethics, Genetic parenthood, and the Regulation of Assisted Reproductive technologies
UW 360 - June 2011: Commencement
As the academic year comes to a close, graduating UW seniors imagine how their Husky experience will shape their lives after graduation, and what they'll miss most (hint: it's not finals week!). UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hoste
UW 360 - June 2011: "Wolves and Wild Lands in the 21st Century" exhibit
Get a sneak peek at the Burke Museum's intriguing exhibit, "Wolves and Wild Lands in the 21st Century." UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hosted by UW Alum Samantha Rund, who offers an insider's view on each story. With an abundance
UW 360 - June 2011: Everybody Freeze Flash Mob
Witness an unconventional flash mob organized by students to raise awareness of disability issues around campus. UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hosted by UW Alum Samantha Rund, who offers an insider's view on each story. With an ab
NAO: Driving Climate Across the Atlantic
This interactive feature story is part of Science Bulletins, an innovative online and exhibition program that offers the public a window into the excitement of scientific discovery. Published in September 2004, this EarthBulletin examines what scientists have recently learned about the North Atlantic Oscillation climate pattern. It includes the following components: Four online essays -- NAO Who?, How NAO Does Its Thing, NAO Data Hunting (and Gathering), Forecasting the Unpredictable -- each ava
Undergraduate Commencement 2011 at the University of St. Thomas.
William of Ockham
William of Ockham introduced the idea of parsimony. Parsimony is the concept of using the simplest explanation of an event to avoid complications in understanding.
On sunny days, all sorts of people come out. Like an impromptu sax quartet performance.
2.3.1 Try some yourself
Communication is as vital in mathematics as in any language. This unit will help you to express yourself clearly when writing and speaking about mathematics. You will also learn how to answer questions in the manner that is expected by the examiner.
Events of the Menstrual Cycle
This RLO describes the timing and main events for each of the phases of the menstrual cycle. It concentrates on the main events occurring in the ovary and uterine wall during these phases