Computer-Animated Overview of the Digestive System
In this computer-animated video, the viewer will learn how the digestive system works in our body, start with the oral cavity. This video is suitable for upper sixth-graders and older.
Digestive System - Kids Animation Learn Series
Learn all about the functions of the Human Body from the 'Human Body' Kids Animation Learn Series. This simple videos elaborated with pictures and descriptions makes the human digestive system much easier to understand for scientific learners of all ages.
The Human Body - The Digestive System
This video consists of still images only. Images have parts of the body labeled. There is no narration, just music.
Molly Marshmallow's Adventure Through the Digestive System!
This is a amusing, well-done (but a little long), simply-animated, student-created project about Molly Marshmallow's journey through Barry's digestive system. (10:23) There is no voice narration, but steps are explained with captions. The musical selections throughout the project are amusing.
The Digestive System
This is a student-created video about the digestive system. (Musical selections could have been better.)
Introduction to the Digestive System
Professor George Wolfe introduces the structure and function of the digestive system in this video from Thinkwell's online Biology series. This video uses lecture format and a whiteboard to aid in explanations. Run time 11:04.
Computer Dictionary - What Is An Operating System or OS?
After an introduction of who he is, the lecturer offers a simple, plain explanation of the computer term "operating system" (or OS). Windows Vista, DOS, Linux and Mac OSX are both examples of Operating Systems. Most common are Windows and Mac. Operating systems tell your computer what to do. Lecture. (9:43)
Digestive System Cartoon - For Younger Learners
The uploader cannot be sure of the origin of this obviously vintage one-minute cartoon. (At the end, there is a caption that says ABC Productions.)
What is 'Earth System Science?'
This is a NASA Connect segment explaining Earth System Science. The video also explores how modern technology studies the many different areas of Earth System Science. (06:32)
Our Amazing Solar System
How did our solar system come about? This video looks into theories that investigate this question. It looks at how the sun and planets work together to create our amazing solar system. Run time 02:54
Solar System 101
This video from National Geographic Kids provides an overview of the formation of the solar system and gives a brief description of the characteristics of each planet.
Inter-planet Janet in the Solar System - Song
This science rock animated video shows the planets in the solar system. There is a character, Inter-planet Jane, who travels to all the planets and describes them. She also visits the sun and names some of its characteristics.
The Formation of the Solar System
Seems to me Mr. Bighead is as much an actor as he is a scientist in this animated video. Here he plays two roles in which he debates with himself how our solar system was formed. You will learn about the nebular theory and planetesimal theory of formation.
Our Solar System - Size Of Planets and Stars to Scale
This video shows the comparative sizes of Pluto, Mercury, Mars, Venus, Earth, Neptune, Uranus, Jupiter, Saturn, the Sun and many other giant stars. It is set to great music, composed by Steve Jablonsky. Fantastic visual comparison of the planets in our Solar System.
Galileo: Sun-Centered System
Before the 17th century, people generally believed that Earth was at the center of the universe. Galileo, however, was not afraid to challenge existing beliefs when he published his work in support of the Sun-centered, or heliocentric, Copernican theory. In this video segment adapted from NOVA, learn about the two opposing worldviews and the strong piece of evidence Galileo offered to support the heliocentric theory. Closed captioning included. Run time 05:06.
What is the Cardiovascular System?
An animated explanation of the cardiovascular system that might be appropriate for younger viewers as it is animated; however, even older viewers can learn much as there is a great amount of detail in certain parts. Key vocabulary words include: heart, blood vessels, oxygen, carbon dioxide, right atrium, left atrium, ventricle, valve, blood pressure, systolic pressure, and diastolic pressure.Run time 04:27
Heart and Circulatory System Animation
An outstanding, narrated animation of how the heart and pulminary system works. Some key words include: cardiovascular system, pulminary system, oxygen-rich blood, right atrium, pulmonary arteries, tricuspid valve, mitral valve, systole, and diastole. (2:58)
Cardiovascular System Part One
In this video you look at the heart and the circulation of the blood through the body and the heart. Video consists of teacher lecture with a power point presentation on a screen.Run time 09:15.
Cardiovascular System Part Two
In this video you look at the heart and the circulation of the blood through the body and the heart. Verbal instruction with use of power point. Run time 09:52.
Human Anatomy - Heart Circulatory System
This is a computer-animated video (04:24) that gives an overview of the human circulatory system.