Free Choice and the Brain: Interpreting volition in a post-Libet Era
Prof. Bill Newsome : Seminar
BLOSSOMS - Why the Honeycomb of Beehives Has a Hexagonal Shape (English Subtitles) Teacher: Fatma Al-Qatani
Presenter: Amjad Al Nour
Summary: Beavers are generally known as the engineers of the animal world. In fact the beaver is MIT's mascot! But honeybees might be better engineers than beavers! And in this lesson involving geometry in interesting ways, you'll see why! Honeybees, over time, have optimized the design of their beehives. Mathematicians can do no better.
Teacher: Fatma Al-Qatani
Large Feathered Dinosaurs
Even though dinosaurs and birds are closely related, a large feathered carnivore is hard to imagine. Until now. Researchers in China have found a new species called Yutyrannis huali, which is 27 feet long and covered in long, filamentous feathers.
The Economics subject considered is Elasticity and how it functions within the Theory of Demand
Words In Action: OPENING REMARKS
Words In Action: OPENING REMARKS Annamaria Bellezza, Words In Action Organizer Words In Action - A MULTILINGUAL STUDENT PERFORMANCE CELEBRATING LINGUISTIC DIVERSITY AT UC BERKELEY Chevron Auditorium -- International House Wednesday, April 25, 2012 Words In Action is generously sponsored by the BERKELEY LANGUAGE CENTER
School of Law Commencement 2012 - Full Ceremony
The full ceremony of the Northeastern University School of Law Commencement on May 25, 2012.
Why Does the Civil War Era Have a Hold on American Historical?
The Civil War and Reconstruction (HIST 119) Professor Blight offers an introduction to the course. He summarizes some of the course readings, and discusses the War in this 43 minute lecture with some slides. It is for advanced students.
Wind Vectors for Hurricane Erin (WMS)
This visualization shows wind vectors for Hurricane Erin on September 10, 2001. Wind direction and speed are represented by the direction and speed of moving arrows, respectively. This animation represents a single measurement taken by the SeaWinds instrument on the QuikSCAT satellite, taken at 14:27:00 UTC on September 10, 2001. The WMS version of this animation which is available through the SVS Image Server (http://aes.gsfc.nasa.gov) presents this animation with a different timestamp for each
Gesture Drawing with Chris Warner (Otis College)
Otis faculty Chris Warner teaches helpful techniques for Gesture Drawing used in Life Drawing class
A family farm.
Α family's desire to grow their own food gradually led to a full-on functioning farm. The owners of the farm describe how they feel about producing their own food.
Microbiology Factsheets for Schools
Microbiology Factsheets for Schools is a short description of how to make a Winogradsky column to study microbial interactions with mineral substrates. Most useful is the diagram on page 2. Instructions could be clearer and more detailed, so user will want to investigate other sources of information about methods.
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Classroom Management Resource--Flipping for Assessment
Charity Preston, veteran teacher and owner of organized classroom blog, shows teachers how to create a quick and easy assessment tool to keep adequate running records for our students. You will need a clipboard, tape, and index cards. This tool can be used to jot down student notes, parent communication, behavior, etc. This is a great resource for the busy teacher. (7:50)
Classroom Management--"Cup" Management Tool for Group or Center Work
Charity Preston, veteran teacher and owner of organized classroom blog, shows us how to use 3 paper cups (green, yellow, red) to manage classroom group and center time. This is a visual reminder to students about their behavior. This is a quick and easy resource for the busy teacher. (5:10)
Turn of the Earth
This video demonstrates an experiment that proves the Earth is rotating on its axis. This is demonstrated by building a Foucault Pendulum. The video describes how to build the pendulum and how it works. (7:30)
Classroom Management--- Incentive Wristbands
This video shows how to use the editable incentive wristbands template from Twinkle and how to assemble them. Charity Preston, veteran teacher and owner of Organized Classroom Blog, shares how she uses them in the classroom. This is a quick and easy resource for the busy teacher. (4:19)
Nixon Reelected to Presidency
On November 7, 1972, incumbent President Richard Nixon won a second term in a landslide victory over Democrat George McGovern. In a brief statement from the Oval Office, President Nixon promises to bring "peace with honor" in Vietnam and to usher in a "new era of peace" with the Soviet Union. (1:03)
The Bounty (film) : Exercises Materiaal voor een vijftiental lessen met een verscheidenheid van kijk-, luister-, lees- en schrijfoefeningen met aandacht voor woordenschat en enkele spraakkunstitems plus links naar o.a. een online game gebaseerd op de lotgevallen van de Bounty. …
Materiaal voor een vijftiental lessen met een verscheidenheid van kijk-, luister-, lees- en schrijfoefeningen met aandacht voor woordenschat en enkele spraakkunstitems plus links naar o.a. een online game gebaseerd op de lotgevallen van de Bounty. …
Franklin D. Roosevelt's Second Presidential Term
After Franklin D. Roosevelt was reelected in one of the greatest landslides in American history, he had a surprisingly shaky second term. In this video clip, learn some of the things Roosevelt struggled with in his second four years as President. (1:31)
Leavers Pack 2012 - wallet template w/ bleed
Leavers Pack 2012 - wallet template w/ bleed