Monkeys Travel to Space
On May 28, 1959, in an experiment that would lead the way to manned space flight, the United States launched two monkeys to an altitude of 300 miles. In this video clip, A Voice of America news report details the travels of the two primates who survived the space flight and were the first in history to return safely to Earth. (2:00)
Reuters Today: World's growth engine barely growing at all
Aug. 1 - China's factory PMI down to an eight-month low, barely registering growth, as the euro zone debt crisis pours pessimism over Asia's powerhouse manufacturing centres
Opvoeding : Handleiding met oefeningen (deel 1) Handleiding uitgewerkt door studenten van UGent. Bevat: casebespreking, rechten en plichten, dominospel van opvoedingsdiensten, infofiche van opvoedingsdiensten. Handig om hiervoor een aantal brochure te verzamelen als ondersteunend …
Handleiding uitgewerkt door studenten van UGent. Bevat: casebespreking, rechten en plichten, dominospel van opvoedingsdiensten, infofiche van opvoedingsdiensten. Handig om hiervoor een aantal brochure te verzamelen als ondersteunend …
How to Teach Writing Dialogue
This video contains some tips and ideas for teaching students to write dialogue. This would be most beneficial as teaching preparation. (02:55)
Willie Sterner Describes the Jewish Community of Wolbrom
Willie Sterner describes the Jewish Community of Wolbrom, Poland including the synagogues and political and cultural life. To learn more visit the online exhibition, "On One Clear Day, The Story of Jewish Wolbrom" http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/exhibitions/wolbrom/index.asp
Introduction to Sociology (J. Rothenberg edition)
Introduction to Sociology was written by teams of sociology professors and writers and peer-reviewed by college instructors nationwide. The textbook was developed for OpenStax College as part of […]
Ghostly glasses let you mimic a pro's moves
Full story: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22229644.600 The Ghostman system shows your teachers movements superimposed over your own in real time. It could help people in remote areas who need physical rehabilitation
An alphabet book originally published in 1885 by McLoughlin Brothers. Children's Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Phil Chenevert. (02:52)
After years of negotiation, artist and COFA Dean, Ian Howard, has gained access to the highly militarised North Korean - Chinese border to document its history.
China's two-speed auto industry
Aug. 29 - Growth in the world's largest car market is stalling, but some local automakers are still managing to flourish by branching out overseas or focusing on niche products.
DPS:Digital Publishing Suiteのためのフォリオのパブリッシュ
このビデオでは、Digital Publishing Suiteのためのフォリオのパブリッシュ方法について学習します。Folio Builderパネルを使い、フォリオのパブリッシュを行います。
Collaboration in End User Support - Part 2
UCCSC 2012 Campus Collaboration Panels Collaboration in End User Support - Part 2 Mary Beth Baker, Parrish Nnambi, Julie Cox, Lyle Wiedeman, Chuck Rose
Banking should "be more boring" - UK regulator Wheatley
Sept. 5 - The UK's new chief financial regulator Martin Wheatley argues that the culture of the financial sector must change from the top down to clamp down on mis-selling.
Cell Defender App for iPad
'Welcome to Cell Defender! In this game, you are a kid whose father is a world famous nanotechnologist. Your dad has invented a series of nanobots and then accidently infected the family dog, Albert, in an experiment gone wrong! Instead of his usual frisky self, Albert is lethargic and feeling very sick. Your mission is to command one of your father’s nanobots inside of Albert and fight off the dangerous nanobots to restore your poor dog’s cells to health. Good luck!The Virginia Stan
Origins & Variety of Movable Structures in the Book Format
Toy and moveable books have fascinated and entertained children and adults alike for centuries. This talk explores the origins and variety of movable structures in the book format. Focusing on the innovative books published by Dean and Son during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the "first golden age of pop-up books" is discussed as well as factors that allowed movable books to flourish. A variety of early toy and movable books from the Library of Congress collections are displayed.
It's Mine! Possessive Pronouns
This brief video explains possessive pronouns. It gives examples of possessive pronouns and how to correctly use them. Even though this video is short, it is a good review or introduction to possessive pronouns.
Lunch and Learn: John Geer
Watch video from the September 21 Lunch and Learn event with John Geer. John Geer, chair of political science, spoke on “Negativity and the 2012 Presidential Campaign: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly.” This presidential campaign will be the most negative in modern history. Geer argued why that is true and why that developmentkeep reading »
Political analysis of the politics of justice
Part 1, Panel 2, Day 2 of the Way of Knowing After Atrocity colloquium. Part of the Ways of Knowing After Atrocity: A Colloquium on the Methods used to Research, Design and Implement Transitional Justice Processes (Hosted by Oxford Transitional Justice Research in collaboration with the Transitional Justice Data Base Project) 28-29 June 2012, St. Antony's College, Oxford. Please see http://www.csls.ox.ac.uk/OTJRColloquiumNew.php