Society, Geographic Change and the New Longevity
Dr. Vincent J. Del Casino, Jr., Associate Dean, University of Arizona College of Social and Behavioral Sciences; Professor of Geography and Development, presented this lecture on Feb. 21, 2012. It was the fifth presentation in the College of Science's Living Beyond 100 lecture series. Abstract: Data demonstrate that the world's human population is getting older as life expectancy continues to increase globally. Much of this increase is taking place in the so-called developing world. Despite th
Wolf Spider Carrying Spiderlings on its Back
This short video gives excellent, real life close up footage of a Wolf Spider carrying spiderlings on its back. All wolf spiders are agile, fast-moving ground predators. This species is brownish in color, and males are typically darker than females, with more distinct markings. Like all spiders they have four pairs of legs. In front of the walking legs there is also a pair of leg-like palps, which are used in males for sperm storage. This is a great resource to help build background kn
Origins of Black History Month
In this video clip take a brief look at the History of African Americans and Black History Month. African American history dates back to the colonial era but was ignored by historians and the public until the 20th century. (3:01)
Environmental Film Series
Environmental Studies Director, Dr. Ann Fisher-Wirth has teamed with Dr. Andy Harper, Media & Documentary Projects Director, on an Environmental Film Series aimed to open students to a discussion about environmental issues the world is dealing with today. The series will also offer a lecture by the internationally acclaimed environmental activist, biologist and author Sandra Steingraber. Video by Mary Stanton.
PharmTalk - Arizona State Board of Pharmacy
Did you know pharmacists are licensed by a state board? Learn more about what the board does and where it does it. The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy http://www.pharmacy.arizona.edu
Debt Relief - Get FREE from Debt with Debt Cutter
By: jackdickson91 Debtcutter.com.au is world class organization provide you debt relief services, aka debt consolidation is referred to as the process of combining multiple loans into one loan. Facilities like longer repayment period and low monthly payment option is availed by debt consolidation procedure.
Update on Discovery Transition from Kevin Templin (2/2)
NASA Public Affairs Officer Kyle Herring continues his discussion with Kevin Templin, the Transition Integration Manager for the Space Shuttle Program Transition and Retirement Office, about the work being done on space shuttle Discovery to prepare the vehicle for retirement and ferry flight. Part one here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tpZmPlAaOo
Pig farms the frontline of China's battle with inflation
Sept. 9 - To understand China's volatile inflation issues, head to the pig sty.
Kabouter Tuur zoekt een huis : Verhaal Het huis van kabouter Tuur is kapot. Hij moet een nieuw huis zoeken en inrichten. Dit verhaal dient als vertrekpunt voor een aantal andere activiteiten:
Het huis van kabouter Tuur is kapot. Hij moet een nieuw huis zoeken en inrichten. Dit verhaal dient als vertrekpunt voor een aantal andere activiteiten:
When Languages & Engineering Combine | URI's International Engineering Program
The University of Rhode Island's International Engineering Program provides students the opportunity to combine engineering and language skills, and prepares them for careers in a global world.
SFU: Canada's Engaged University
Just what does it mean to be an engaged university? Simon Fraser University President Andrew Petter unpacks SFU's new strategic vision--in a most animated fashion! Visit http://www.sfu.ca/engage
POL101 American Institutions #10 Sp14
American Institutions with Ginger Silvera "Human Rights & Human Trafficking" www.youtube.com/csuDHTV
The Sound of Jelly Wobbling
The sound of a jelly wobbling has been recorded for the first time ever in a soundproof chamber at UCL. The recording is being turned into a soundtrack for an architectural jelly banquet to be hosted at UCL at 8pm on 4 July 2008. The event, run by Bompas and Parr as part of the London Festival of Architecture, will see a troupe of dancers deliver a spoon-based performance to the soundtrack sampled from wobbling jellies and a delicious aroma of strawberries, and will feature jelly wrestling and
Michael Porter on value-based health care delivery
UCLPartners and the Greater London Authority hosted a meeting for leaders and future leaders of London's health and social care system on 29 February, 2012. Professor Michael Porter (Harvard Business School) provided an introduction to value-based mental health care. By focusing on value, Porter believes the NHS can reduce costs whilst improving services. Further information: http://www.uclpartners.com/events/archived-events/delivering-value-based-health-care-maximising-outcomes-for-every-poun
History Channel - Biography: Lord Byron Part 4 of 5
NOTE: Educators/Parents: Because of the nature of Lord Byron's life. this biography is suitable for older high school students only. An episode of the series Biography on History Channel dedicated to Lord Byron and produced in 2004. 'George Gordon Byron, later Noel, 6th Baron Byron of Rochdale FRS (22 January 1788– 19 April 1824) was a British poet and a leading figure in Romanticism. Among Byron's best-known works are the brief poems 'She Walks in Beauty', 'When We Two Parted,' and 'So, We'll
Morpheus Tether Test #9
Morpheus conducts another tethered test, March 16, 2012. Morpheus is a full spacecraft and rocket-powered lander, which demonstrates new green technology, as well as an autonomous landing and hazard detection technology. Read more about Morpheus testing at Johnson Space Center: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/johnson/exploration/morpheus/index.html http://morpheuslander.jsc.nasa.gov/
307 GG Omitting "That"
When you can and when you can't
309 GG Why Do Kids Say "Versing"?
It's older than you think.
Chapter 25 - Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis
Chapter 25. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Mike Vendetti.
Chapter 26 - Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis
Chapter 26. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Mike Vendetti.