Lung Cancer Risks raised by Genetic Variations
A research team led by scientists at MD Anderson Cancer Center report that 2 specific common inherited genetic variations are associated with increased risk of lung cancer for smokers and former smokers. Dr. Amos talks about how the findings are a major step forward in identifying those at high risk for non-small cell lung cancer and for understanding how smoking and genetic factors interact to cause the disease.
Let your students explore Hunkin's Experiments Students of all ages will love Hunkin's Experiments. Cool cartoons that will have you experimenting with food, light, sound, clothes, and a whole lot more!! Hundreds of cartoon experiments from cartoonist, broadcaster and engineer Tim Hunkin.
Students of all ages will love Hunkin's Experiments. Cool cartoons that will have you experimenting with food, light, sound, clothes, and a whole lot more!! Hundreds of cartoon experiments from cartoonist, broadcaster and engineer Tim Hunkin.
Discovery of the Chemical Structure of Atoms
German chemist August Kekule created a written model to visualize the chemical structure of atoms. This 2:47 video explains the way this was done and the problems that had to be overcome.
Windows XP : Bestanden zoeken Met deze presentatie kan je eenvoudig uitleggen hoe je op zoek moet gaan naar bestanden in Windwos XP.
Met deze presentatie kan je eenvoudig uitleggen hoe je op zoek moet gaan naar bestanden in Windwos XP.
Design for Fun: What Makes a Game Good, and a Good Game?
Drew Davidson likes to play with blocks in his sandbox, as he demonstrates in a show-and-tell to interactive media colleagues. In this case, the playground is an online game called Minecraft, a two-year-young internet sensation with millions of followers, developed single-handedly by a programmer named “Notch,” (A.K.A. Markus Pe
Barry Jasman on Acquia Dev Cloud Barry Jaspan of Acquia presents the Dev Cloud, a hosting environment that packages Drupal 7 with a simple user experience featuring git and drush functionality in a drop n'drag interface -- a wow by any measure. The audio is good but the visual is spotty, so I'm not sure if the wow comes through, but watching Barry's presentation I felt as if Bill Gates and Larry Page were looking over my shoulder
Barry Jaspan of Acquia presents the Dev Cloud, a hosting environment that packages Drupal 7 with a simple user experience featuring git and drush functionality in a drop n'drag interface -- a wow by any measure. The audio is good but the visual is spotty, so I'm not sure if the wow comes through, but watching Barry's presentation I felt as if Bill Gates and Larry Page were looking over my shoulder
This unit is the second in the MSXR209 series of five units on mathematical modelling. In this unit you are asked to relate the stages of the mathematical modelling process to a previously formulated mathematical model. This example, that of skid mark produced by vehicle tyres, is typical of accounts of modelling that you may see in books, or produced in the workplace. The aim of this unit is to help you to draw out and to clarify mathematical modelling ideas by considering the example. It assum
1.6.4 D. Worker as community developer
In this unit, we look at the roles that are taken when working with young people. We focus on what those working with young people actually do, starting with some analysis of roles. We show that, in the context of work with young people, the term is more than simply a statement about who does what: it also says something about the kinds of relationships we form with young people and the values we bring to our work. We then move on to discuss roles in relation to the ‘bigger picture’ of organ
Newton's First Law of Motion
This is a ten-minute video concerning Newton's First Law of Motion (Galileo's Law of Inertia). Mr. Khan uses photos and computer software for instruction.
Six Little Ducks Animated Song with Words
Cute version of Six Little Ducks. Words appear at bottom of screen as the narrator sings. Cute animation plays. This is a good resource for the early childhood classroom. (1:13)
Edgar Allan Poe
This three-minute, student-created biography highlights the more important parts of Poe's life and is a good overview. It uses a narrator and paintings and other images to convey the story.
Mean Value Theorem
This video explains the mean value theorem. The mean value
theorem is essentially just the average slope of the graph in a closed interval. This is just the mean (average) value theorem which states that the average slope is equal to a prime of a point c. The video is 16:47 in length and is done with a smart board and narrator.
Benjamin Franklin Biography
This four minute video is about Benjamin Franklin, the American founding father, scientist, inventor, activist, statesman, diplomat and author. It uses painting and a narrator to help tell his story. A good overview.
Learn about Hinduism
This short video provides an overview of this religion. Moves very rapidly is mainly a narrator talking.
If You're Happy and You Know It Animated Song with Words
Cute version of If You're Happy and Know It. Words appear at the bottom on of the screen while children are doing motions in background. Music plays but no one sings. This would be a good resource for an early childhood classroom. (1:02)
An example of experiential learning
Marquette University associate dean of graduate programs in the College of Professional Studies provides an example of an experiential learning exercise used to broaden students' perspectives by having them experience life challenges on minimum wage.
Elon University School of Communications Facilities Tour
Take a look inside the School of Communications at Elon University.
The 2011 Beantown Blitz at Northeastern University
Northeastern University hosts the Beantown Blitz, one of the largest off-season robotics events in the New England Area. Northeastern also mentors the Nutrons, one of the teams competing in the event.
Spartan Sagas: William Schewe
Alumnus Bill Schewe's entire career has been devoted to education-as a teacher, principal, and superintendent. "I think being in education, most people go into it because you feel like you want to make a difference."