Rat Dissection - Reproductive and Excretory System
Using a dissected rat, major organs of the reproductive and excretory systems are identified. Would make a good pre-lab or post-lab review. Color and sound. 9:14 min.
Rat Dissection - Digestive System
Using a dissected rat, major organs of the digestive system are identified. Would make a good pre-lab or post lab review. Color and sound. 6:47 min.
The IBM ACS System: A Pioneering Supercomputer Project
[Recorded February 18, 2010] The showcase IBM effort at high-performance computing in the 1960's has traditionally been considered the IBM S/360 Model 91. That machine well deserves the attention it has received. In fact, in the field of computer architecture, the 1960s are known for the CDC 6600 and the IBM Model 91, and many modern processors trace features back to those machines. However, there was another relatively unknown IBM effort that operated in parallel with the deployment of the Mod
PLATO Computer Learning System 50th Anniversary
[Recorded: June 2, 2010] Science fiction writer William Gibson once famously said, "The future is already here. It's just not evenly distributed." Such was the case in the early 1970s, when the fourth generation of the PLATO system, evolving since 1960 at the University of Illinois, made its debut. Viewed from today, it is hard to believe that the PLATO IV system could have existed when it did: Terminals with touch-sensitive, gas-plasma flat-panel displays, random-access audio, built-in color mi
PLATO Learning System Software
On June 3, 2010, the Computer History Museum hosted a 6-session conference on the PLATO learning system. Session 3 was entitled "PLATO Software: Driven by a Clear, Compelling Challenge." Session 3 Description: The software architecture of the PLATO Learning System permitted high interactivity with hundreds of users and a TUTOR programming language that enabled faculty (and gamers) to write their own interactive graphics programs. These capabilities required close management of scarce system res
Expert System Design Assignment
Expert System Design Assignment - Nicholas Gibbins Keywords:expert system
UToledo Students share thoughts on 2010 election with CNN
Students from The University of Toledo talk with CNN's Don Lemon about what is important to them in the upcoming 2010 midterm elections.
4 A remarkable numeration system
This unit looks at Babylonian mathematics. You will learn how a series of discoveries have enabled historians to decipher stone tablets and study the various techniques the Babylonians used for problem-solving and teaching. The Babylonian problem-solving skills have been described as remarkable and scribes of the time received a trainng far in advance of anything available in medieval Christian Europe 3000 years later.
5.1 Revolutionary calendar and metric system
This unit provides basic historical background to the French Revolution. It will show that the Revolution accelerated intellectual, cultural and psychological change, and opened up new horizons and possibilities. In fact, while much controversy and scepticism remain as to the real extent of underlying change in the social and economic structure of France, it is generally agreed by scholars that the Revolution stimulated a widening of expectations and imaginative awareness: a belief, inherited fr
1.4 Nervous-system damage
What impact does alcohol have on the body? From a ‘hangover’ to cirrhosis this unit looks at the harmful effects of alcohol both in the short and long term.
Valor afegit. La recuperació dels Pirineus
Durada: 30 min. Vídeo. TVC.
L'espai "Valor afegit" dedica el reportatge principal d'aquest capítol al creixement econòmic de les comarques de muntanya. Així mateix, també es fa ressò de la caiguda de la borsa i de l'augment dels preus. Durant els últims deu anys, les comarques Author(s):
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TouchStone Assessment Management System - Launch Event
To celebrate the launch of TouchStone as the centrally supported e-assessment tool at the University of Nottingham, a launch event took place on Wednesday 3rd November. This video is of Simon Wilkinson, lead developer, giving an overview of TouchStone and exploring new developments and features suitable for wider University adoption (such as LaTeX support, invigilator support, foreign language support and randomised questions). Introduction is by Andy Beggan, Head of Learning Technology at the U
Architectural Culture in Life
Architectural Culture in Life
T4 Tips Podcast #13 - Calendar Sharing with Sunbird
Sunbird is a free, open source software application that is similar to Microsoft's Outlook (at least the calendaring section of Outlook) and Apple's iCal. To download Sunbird, please visit the Mozilla website (http://www.mozilla.org/projects/calendar/). To Publish (Share) A School Calendar Create a calendar to be shared using Sunbird. Open Sunbird File > New Calendar At this point in time, choose to create the calendar On My Computer . Name your calen
T4 Tips Podcast #44-Good Vibrations at Draper Elementary
If a tree falls in the forest and nobody is there to hear it, does it still make a sound? Draper Elementary 6th graders explain why the answer is ..... well, I am not going to tell you. You will have to listen to the podcast for the answer!As you listen to the podcast, what do you think is happening so that the sound reaches your ears and allows you to hear it? How is sound made? What is frequency? Can sound travel faster through solid objects or through air? What is pitch? Those and other
Restoration of Indian Tribes and Effective Lobbying of Congress in Indian Affairs
Native American Law Students Association Speaker Series Restoration of Indian Tribes and Effective Lobbying of Congress in Indian Affairs October 28, 2010 Native American Law Students Association | email NALSA In this podcast, Former U.S. Representative for Oregon, Elizabeth Furse presents “Restoration of Indian Tribes and Effective Lobbying of Congress in Indian Affairs.” Furse is [...]
Can fingerprints be forged? This MythBusters video shows that fingerprint security systems can be beaten using latex fingerprints - in less than 10 minutes.
This MythBusters video shows that fingerprint security systems can be beaten using latex fingerprints - in less than 10 minutes.
Le projet TCAN TELEOS : Technology enhanced Learning in orthopaedic surgery
Le projet pr,TELEOS : Technology enhanced Learning in orthopaedic surgery