Optical Vortices and Laser Tweezers, II
By: icamvid Optical Vortices and Laser Tweezers, II Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, The University of Queensland
Merkel "sold" on ecocars, at auto show.
Sept. 15 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel officially opens the 64th International Motor Show in Frankfurt, saying the car industry is a "central pillar of our economy". Nick Rowlands reports.
Lagarde confirms support for Greece
In her first major economic speech as the head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde says global growth is slowing and bold action is needed, meanwhile she remains confident Greece will stay in the euro zone.
Stephen Leonard talks about Innovation at GLS2011 Finding the Theme Seaweed hidden wedged in a rock crevice Design a Flying Machine ISS Update - Sept. 19, 2011 Sacred calendars : Pesach : Professor Agata Bielik-Robson talks to Professor Tom O'Loughlin Politics in 60 seconds. Passive revolution Wind Tunnel Lite App for iOS Internet Detective Transformation Shuffle The Award for Excellence in Teaching winner Mark Byrne You Are All Winners SMT312 Session 7 Fall 2011 The Hill Reaction: In Vitro and In Vivo Studies Calligraphy Master Research lab works to ease life for elderly, others
Stephen Leonard, Chief Executive, IBM UK and Ireland, talks about Innovation at the Global Leadership Summit 2011
How do you identify the theme, idea about life, in a work of literature? In this video, a teacher models the process using "Romeo and Juliet" as an example. This video would be helpful for students who are beginning to identify implied rather than stated themes.
Seaweeds are vulnerable to desiccation when exposed during low tide. They attach themselves in crevices to trap moisture. Their thick cell walls also trap moisture for the organism, which is why seaweeds appear slimy and wet.
The purpose of this activity is for the students to draw a design for their own flying machine. They will apply their knowledge of aircraft design and the forces acting on them. The students will start with a brainstorming activity where they come up with creative uses for every day objects. They will then use their creativity and knowledge of airplanes to design their own flying machine.
The International Space Station video update for Sept. 19, 2011.
Agata Bielik-Robson, an expert in Jewish thought, explains how Jews celebrate Pesach (often called ‘Passover’ in English). She talks about its origins and significance for Jewish people today.
Dr Adam Morton defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on passive revolution as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Dr Adam Morton, School of Politics and International Relations Dr Adam Morton is a Senior Lecturer and Fellow of the Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice (CSSGJ) in the School of Politic
'Turn your iPad/iPhone into a wind tunnel simulator !Watch the fluid flow around obstacles. Tap the blue button to bring application controls, letting you choose between particles or smoke rendering, and between different models. Interact with the fluid via single or mutli-touch.Fluid motion is computed by solving Navier-Stokes equations, at high definition (15000 particles moving in a simulation grid of 19000 cells on ipad) thanks to a well-optimized code taking the most out of CPU perform
Internet Detective tutorial (rewritten 2006), a free online tutorial designed to help students develop the critical thinking required for their Internet research (http://www.vts.intute.ac.uk/detective/). The following is a link to their press release (Word document): http://www.vts.intute.ac.uk/detective/downloads/press_release_Internet_Detective_June_2006.doc
Auburn University's Mark Byrne, Associate Professor in Engineering
This motivational video highlights the work of Tom Goodson. Mr. Goodson has helped generations of children learn a love of games and sports. He has volunteered at Pomeroy Elementary School for thirty years providing a fun, motivational activity featuring structured play and teaching good sportsmanship qualities. Mr. Goodson believes that all children are winners, and he is loved and respected in his community. ( 2:20)
SMT312 Natural Disasters - Session seven 10/23/11 Don Gauthier
For many students, light-driven electron-transport can be abstract and with little utility. To provide additional ways of visualizing this process, this series of exercises is designed (1) to show that the light-reactions of photosynthesis are proportional to light intensity and can be monitored in isolated chloroplast-particles, (2) to demonstrate that chlorophyll, in solution, traps and re-emits light by fluorescence, and (3) to observe increases in chlorophyll fluorescence in intact green-alg
Master Fa Qing is a philosopher, calligrapher, and Buddhist monk who believes that calligraphy and other spiritual arts allow us to simplify our lives, opening up a door to happiness in a world where complexity often works against it. (4:28)
On-going research at Washington State University is exploring how homes can be built or retrofitted to make living a little bit easier. With the work of AI Lab Manager James Kusznir, doctoral student Aaron Crandall and other faculty and students, WSU's Smart Apartment is exploring the practical applications of how to help elderly people stay in their homes, and to create more efficient living spaces. Watch the video to learn more about the importance of the WSU Smart Apartment.
Finding the Theme
Seaweed hidden wedged in a rock crevice
Design a Flying Machine
ISS Update - Sept. 19, 2011
Sacred calendars : Pesach : Professor Agata Bielik-Robson talks to Professor Tom O'Loughlin
Politics in 60 seconds. Passive revolution
Wind Tunnel Lite App for iOS
The Award for Excellence in Teaching winner Mark Byrne
You Are All Winners
SMT312 Session 7 Fall 2011
The Hill Reaction: In Vitro and In Vivo Studies
Research lab works to ease life for elderly, others