John Denver's Plant a Tree for Tomorrow Song
John Denver's 2 minute public service announcement for the National Arbor Day Foundation, featuring the song "Plant a Tree" Photos capture the beauty and wonder of trees and the togetherness shared around and within them.
Music as a Language
Music is a powerful communication tool--it causes us to laugh, cry, think and question. Bassist and five-time Grammy winner, Victor Wooten, asks us to approach music the same way we learn verbal language--by embracing mistakes and playing as often as possible. (05:00)
Neuroscience for Kids
The entry point to an extensive site concerning the nervous system and neuroscience. The site includes descriptive materials, experiments, activities, links to articles, resources for teaching neuroscience, and a listing of Internet resources related to the neurosciences.
The verb avere and expressing age in Italian
This video gives the forms of the irregular verb avere in the present tense. The verb is used in sentences and translated. The video also explains how the verb avere is used to tell how old someone is and there is a short telephone conversation using the expression with age. The video has audio and the written words.
IWP73: Peter Torr on Targeting Multiple Resolutions | Inside Windows Phone At Build 2014 we announced the ability to build universal app projects in Visual Studio that can be leveraged to easily deliver apps for both Windows Phone and Windows PC/Laptop/Tablet. This new offering makes it easier than ever to share your business logic, and also does a few interesting things to help you with tailoring your UI as well... but there is still more you might want to do to maximize your users' experience in your application. Peter Torr gave a great talk about this topic
At Build 2014 we announced the ability to build universal app projects in Visual Studio that can be leveraged to easily deliver apps for both Windows Phone and Windows PC/Laptop/Tablet. This new offering makes it easier than ever to share your business logic, and also does a few interesting things to help you with tailoring your UI as well... but there is still more you might want to do to maximize your users' experience in your application.
Peter Torr gave a great talk about this topic
GeoGebra is a free and multi-platform dynamic mathematics software for education in secondary schools that joins geometry, algebra and calculus. On the one hand, GeoGebra is a dynamic geometry system--you can do constructions with points, vectors, segments, lines, conic sections as well as functions and change them dynamically afterwards; on the other hand, equations and coordinates can be entered directly. Thus, GeoGebra has the ability to deal with variables for numbers, vectors and points, fi
Hitler takes over Germany
Early news reel shows how Hitler took over. Shows parades with humorous forward and backward motion.
"The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday: Unexpected Encounters in t
A talk by New York Times journalist Neil MacFarquhar. His book, "The Media Relations Department of Hizbollah Wishes You a Happy Birthday" reveals a cross-section of unsung, dynamic men and women pioneering political and social change. There is the Kuwaiti sex therapist in a leather suit with matching red headscarf, and the Syrian engineer advocatin
Counting from 1 to 100 in French
In this lesson, Jacqueline teaches you the French numbers from 1 to 100. You'll see that it's as easy as "un, deux, trois".
el regreso del rival de Mickey (Disney Cartoon)
Original Disney Cartoon in Spanish0 Mickey y Minnie estan en una tranquila playa cuando de repente llega el rival de Mickey (Mortimer)y trata de quedarse con Minnie
Mickey - A Casa dos Sonhos do Pluto (Disney Cartoon)
Original Disney Cartoon in Spanish- Episódio em que o Mickey resolve fazer uma nova casinha para o Pluto com o próprio ajudando. Nisso eles acham um gênio dentro de uma lâmpada que ajuda a construir a casinha, tudo acaba numa diverti...
TALAT Lecture 1203: Phase Diagrams
This lecture aims at developing a qualitative understanding of binary phase diagrams by reference to the model systems Cu-Ni, Ni-Pt, Au-Ni and Ag-Cu, and also by reference to the Phase Rule. It applies the basic concepts of phase diagrams to binary aluminium alloys; it also aims at extending the discussion to an outline of ternary phase diagrams, and at showing how a so-called pseudo-binary section can be applied with benefit to the Al-Mg-Si system for alloys balanced in Mg2Si.
Spanish Accents Rules
This video explains rules for stress on syllables and written accents. The instructor teaches two simple rules. (1) When a word ends in A,E,I O, U, N, or S then stress the second-to-last syllable. (2) When the word ends in L, Z, D, or R then stress on the final syllable. Several examples are provided. The video is in lecture format with an instructor standing in front of a map with words occasionally written at the bottom of the screen. Run time 05:09.
Recursos de anima??o digital para aprendizagem de leitura de plantas [Digital Animation Resources fo
This paper discusses the evolution of the technical resources employed in a website destined for the professional formation of constructors workers throught the interpretation of plans. Developed as a doctoral thesis in the Ph.D. program of Information Technology in Education, the reconstruction of the website is assimilating new resourses of digital animation, allowing a richer and more significative interaction, acording to the principles of Piaget's theory on constructivism that oriented the
International Classification of Function, Disability and Health
This package was originally designed for undergraduates in Medicine at the University of Nottingham. It will also be useful to students in nursing, allied health professions and pharmacy. Practitioners in these fields, who are new to the ICF, will also find it a useful introduction. It describes the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF), a classification system published by the World Health Organisation to describe health status. This system is widely used
Embedding enterprise in the curriculum
This presentation discusses the pioneering approach to the embedding of enterprise in the curriculum through people and pedagogy
Bio368: Supplemental Reading
This is a selection of topics covered from the OpenStax Anatomy and Physiology text to supplement a senior level anatomy course that uses Gilroy's Anatomy: An Essential Textbook as the primary text.
History: DaVinci Perfected World's Largest Horse Statue
Leonardo DaVinci conceived, but never finished, the world's largest equine statue. This project failure has puzzled scholars ever since. Kasey-Dee Gardner finds out why this project came to a grinding halt.
Life Cycle of a Hurricane
This video delivers a dynamic presentation on the development and evolution of hurricanes. Run time 59:59
Show Me the Money
Great song about counting coins. Sung by Jack Hartmann. (1:53)