Build it Better!
Students use their knowledge of tornadoes and damage. The students will work in groups to design a structure that will withstand and protect people from tornadoes. Each group will create a poster with the name of their engineering firm and a picture of their structure. Finally, each group will present their posters to the class.
Kent Welcomes Back the Golden Flashes Baseball Team
Fans and members of the press cheer on members of the Kent State Golden Flashes Baseball Team as they return from the 2012 NCAA College World Series. The team made Kent State history this year by playing in the College World Series for the first time and being the first school in the Mid-American Conference to attend since 1976. After eliminating No. 1 Florida in their second College World Series game, the Golden Flashes fell to defending champion South Carolina, 4-1.
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Introductions to Equations and Fractions
This tutorial video gives step by step directions on solving equations with fractions. This is a great resource to help build mastery of this important skill. (2:07)
Aztecs: Religion and Rituals
In the early decades of the 1500s, Spanish explorers, or Conquistadors, moved from the Caribbean coast into central Mexico. There they encountered the Aztecs, a deeply religious people with a complex structure of rites and ceremonies. Length 4:01
21M.220 Early Music (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV selected lectures. This course examines European music from the early Middle Ages until the end of the Renaissance. It includes a chronological survey and intensive study of three topics: chant and its development, music in Italy 1340-1420, and music in Elizabethan England. Instruction focuses on methods and pitfalls in studying music of the distant past. Students' papers, problem sets, and presentations explore lives, genres, and works in depth. Works are studie
Aztecs: Introduction to People and Civilization
This video gives great facts and pictures of the Aztec people and its habits. One of most advanced civilizations in the Americas was at its height when it was abruptly invaded and conquered by the Spanish. This is a great resource to use in conjunction with texts and/or lessons on this topic. There is a partial nude drawing of Aztec woman. (3:45)
Striped Bass Decline Points to Pollution
The striped bass, which can grow upwards of 45 kilograms (100 pounds), is a prize catch for sport fishers in the San Francisco Bay area—especially in recent decades, when big ones have been harder to find. Yet something other than fishing is causing the striped bass populations in the Bay to tumble dramatically. Years of study is revealing that many factors are to blame. They include pumping bay water for agriculture, invasive aquatic organisms, and pollution run-off from homes, industry, and
Geograph reaches Three Million Pictures
Geograph having over 3 million live images on its website!
Gerald Ford's "Sunday Morning Massacre"
On November 3, 1975, President Ford holds a news conference and announces a number of personnel changes among his top national security posts. The press dubbed his action the "Sunday Morning Massacre." (4:53)
Challenges for Media Democratization in Brazil and Latin America
Dr Carolina Matos, former LSE fellow, gives a talk for the Reuters Institute seminar series on 6th June 2012.
Happy birthday Tent Theatre!
The curtain has gone up on the 50th season of Tent Theatre. With the official birthday of Tent on June 26, these members of the cast and crew share their birthday wishes for the Missouri State University icon.
Rekenen en taal : Werkbundel vijfde leerjaar Een extra werkbundel met taal- en rekenoefeningen voor het vijfde leerjaar:
Een extra werkbundel met taal- en rekenoefeningen voor het vijfde leerjaar:
Archivo audiovisual de artistas, teóricos e investigadores del arte (II-A): Proyectos pictóricos y
Se ha creado una base de documentos audiovisuales que incluye conferencias de profesionales del ámbito artístico que han sido invitados a presentar sus trabajos en la Facultad de Bellas Artes, en concreto dentro del contexto de la asignatura de máster Estéticas migratorias en el arte contemporáneo. Algunos de estos expertos han impartido sus ponencias mediante videoconferencia.
Former Miss Venezuela shot dead
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Former Miss Venezuela and her partner gunned down in front of five-year-old daughter in a suspected highway robbery. Mana Rabiee reports. Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters
Mongolian khoomii artist sings in two techniques at the Khoomii Symposium 2009 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. This song's name is Siilen buur. The throat singer's name is Mendbayar and he is one of the first professional throat singers of the world. [1:42]
ISS Update - June 26, 2012
The International Space Station video update for June 26, 2012.
Science Bulletins: China's "Great Green Wall"—A Dust Antidote?
For decades, China has been planting trees along the rim of the Gobi Desert. This "Great Green Wall" is the largest forestation project ever attempted, designed to stave off the encroaching desert and lessen the severity of dust storms in China's populous northeastern region. As of 2006, 25 million hectares of new forest were growing. A new climate model study projects that when complete, this shelterbelt will be the environmental buffer that China hopes for.