Daylight Saving Time Explained
This is a brief history and explanation of the annual madness that is daylight saving time. (06:40)
Japancast HD Video Episode 112 – Learn Japanese @ Japancast.net
White day, Japanese shortcuts and perfect versus just right! Anime otaku? Love Japan? Hate boring Japanese lessons? Then visit Japancast! Hitomi-sensei has had the #1 rated Japanese video podcast in iTunes for 5 years. We talk about anime, manga, and REAL Japanese, not Japanese for business executives.
Moscow metro derailment kills at least 12, injures 120
At least 12 people were killed and up to 120 injured when a Moscow underground train derailed between two stations during the morning rush hour. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national
Adult Monarch butterfly
The Monarch butterfly is an insect and has six legs and two sets of wings. The butterfly drinks using a straw-like mouth structure.
Inverse Square Law
This animation from KET's distance learning physics course demonstrates the mathematical formula for a scientific law as it applies to light.
Most people would rather stick pins in their eyes than draw up a budget. They may have a point. If you're the type of person who always has plenty of cash, knows exactly where every penny goes, and never has trouble paying bills, skip this lesson. You're either too rich or too smart to need it. For the rest of us, unfortunately, making -- and sticking to -- a budget is the essential tool for ensuring that our money gets used the way we need it to.
Money talks: October 24th 2011
This week we focus on the crisis in Europe, after the weekend's summit yielded little more than a plan to meet again on Wednesday
Starfall's excellent interactive treatment given to the letter "T t”, with emphasis on the sound of the letter. Several examples and very clear pronunciation.
The Line (O) and (F) - Crossword
Online crossword on the topic of The Line coordinate geometry. Solutions are provided. Crossword may be printed in hard copy as a homework exercise.
This health education program explains alopecia including the different types of hair loss, the causes, and the treatment options. It also reviews normal hair growth. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
This tutorial module consists of a series of digitized images of the skull, illustrating bones, foramina, bony landmarks, and protuberances which were converted into Macromedia Flash for online distribution. The objective for creating the courseware was to stimulate more active self-directed learning. The rationale was to integrate skull osteology into a structured format that is readily accessible for local and distance learning and self-assessment. Active learning was achieved by creating twel
Changes in Maternal Physiology
An interactive animation that enables the user to see physiological changes in a woman during pregnancy and postpartum. Guide questions - How does a pregnant female adjust physiologically to the metabolic and nutritional requirements of the growing fetus? How does the fetal-placental unit obtain a sufficient blood supply? How soon after parturition do the maternal metabolism and reproductive function return to those typical of the non-pregnant state? University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Wuthering Heights - Character Quiz
Take this short quiz to test how well you know the characters in the novel.
Weather Sayings Quiz
The pupil will learn about weather lore. The pupil will find out that there are many weather sayings. Pupils will explain in their own words a number of the sayings.
Daphnia heart and eyes
Anterior end of Daphnia showing beating heart - note moving eyes and other body structures.
Advanced Audio Blog S4 #18 - Top 10 Japanese Songs: Sōranbushi
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’re having a hard time getting motivated to do your Japanese homework, and you are doing everything in your power to procrastinate. You flip around the Japanese television channels, you enjoy a few snacks, and you even start cleaning your Japanese apartment. When your roommate notices that you’re avoiding your work, [...]
Exploring the Moon
Future astronauts return to the lunar surface in this animation. For larger resolution and downloads see: http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/videogallery/