Science in Focus: Energy: Workshop 6. Energy and Systems
Physicists use the concept of a system to trace and quantify the flow of energy. In this session, take a close look at a number of energy systems and see how this concept is closely linked to the Law of Conservation of Energy.,This segment explores the question "What are some practical applications of energy systems?" by visiting classrooms as well as interviewing students and scientists.
Point of View
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and cartoon animation to help explain an author's point of view? Key vocabulary words include: first person, second person, third person limited, and third person omniscient. Written examples are also provided within the video. Run time 04:15.
Science Studio vol 025 - Topic: The birth of a science - Guest: Nathaniel Comfort
Course - Group - Science Studio vol 025 - Topic: The birth of a science - Guest: Nathaniel Comfort - Arizona State University > Science Studio > Science Studio vol 025 - Topic: The birth of a science - Guest: Nathaniel Comfort
Tips for Working in a Project Team / Cooperating Processes and Deadlock Fall 2007
Operating Systems and System Programming - Fall 2007. The purpose of this course is to teach the design of operating systems and other systems. Topics we will cover include concepts of operating systems and systems programming; utility programs, subsystems, multiple-program systems; processes, interprocess communication, and synchronization; memory allocation, segmentation, paging; loading and linking, libraries; resource allocation, scheduling, performance evaluation; I/O systems, storage devic
21L.701 Literary Interpretation: Virginia Woolf's Shakespeare (MIT)
How does one writer use another writer's work? Does it matter if one author has been dead 300 years? What difference does it make if she's a groundbreaking twentieth-century feminist and the writer she values has come to epitomize the English literary tradition? How can a novelist borrow from plays and poems? By reading Virginia Woolf's major novels and essays in juxtaposition with some of the Shakespeare plays that (depending on one's interpretation) haunt, enrich, and/or shape her writing
Koch Institute Image Awards Winner: Gianluca De Rienzo
Gianluca De Rienzo discusses his image, "A Penetrating View: Seeing Fine Nerves in a Zebrafish Tail," one of ten winners of the 2011 Koch Institute Image Awards.
1002 Celsus Bilingual pg 6 -20
Celsus' De Medicina - bilingual reading from Underwood's adjusted semi-parsed interlinear translation. The Latin syntax has been adjusted to accommodate to the method. Suitable for intermediate and advanced students, although beginners can use this to expose themselves to the patterns of the language, and to pick up vocabulary.
Video #25 - Learn the Best Way to Spend Your Day with This Spanish Video Lesson!
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Your friend that lives in Spain has asked you to stay the summer with him and his family, and of course, you couldn’t turn that down! You even took Spanish classes so you would fit in. Your friend has assured you that you would fit into his family just fine, whether [...]
21A.219 Law and Society (MIT)
Law is a common and yet distinct aspect of everyday life in modern societies. This course examines the central features of law as a social institution and as a feature of popular culture. We will explore the nature of law as a set of social systems, central actors in the systems, legal reasoning, and the relationship of the legal form and reasoning to social change. The course emphasizes the relationship between the internal logic of legal devices and economic, political and social pro
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Social media at Great Ormond Street: building community
Claire Zuurbier of IBM, formerly Head of Digital, Great Ormond Street, speaks to Lindsay Bruce from Cranfield School of Management - part of the Cranfield Customer Management Forum Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/9UuSf9
Number of Handshakes
This video explains how mathematical modeling is used to generate a formula for the number of handshakes possible. The situation essentially asks how many sides and diagonals are in a given polygon and generates the triangle numbers: 1, 3, 6, 10, 15, … (2:43)
Outside the Box: Crossing Disciplines at MIT (Trailer)
MIT is known for breaking down barriers. Its scientists and engineers grapple with big problems and big ideas, leading to an extraordinary amount of innovative research across disciplines. Excerpted from the 16-minute documentary Outside the Box: Crossing Disciplines at MIT, this video trailer introduces the work of three prominent interdisciplinary researchers at MIT. View the full documentary at the
Hula Hooping at Northeastern
Happy 48th Birthday, Hula Hoop!
St. Thomas Day 2011 - Professor of the Year | University of St. Thomas
Dr. Thomas Connery, who joined the St. Thomas Journalism Department (now Communication and Journalism) in 1982 and served nine years as dean of the College of Arts Sciences, is this year's Professor of the Year. The 50-year-old award recognizes excellence in teaching, scholarship and inspiration to students.
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Knowledge technologies in context
This unit explores knowledge technologies, that is, software systems that can represent, interpret, formalise or interrogate phenomena and create models of how the world works. It demonstrates how a well designed system can have positive effects on the work ‘ecosystem’, potentially allowing more time for people to concentrate on their strengths. Emphasising core concepts of representation, interpretation and situated use in context, this unit will help masters students and those involved in
Introducción a la docencia virtual a través de Moodle: potencial didáctico y manejo básico de su
Adaptación de parte de los contenidos incluidos en el Aula Virtual de Profesores, espacio de apoyo al profesorado de la UNIA integrado en el Programa de Formación de Profesorado en materia de Innovación Docente y Digital de la Universidad, sobre el uso docente de la plataforma Moodle.