Video -- Gulf Spill's Effects Unknown For Years?
July 26, 2011---More than a year after the Deepwater Horizon spill, scientists say it could take a decade to figure out how the oil affected the Gulf of Mexico's environment. Video 5.18
As America honors heroes who have fought and fallen for their nation, Bill Moyers Journal presents "D-Day Revisited," a special one-hour broadcast which follows a group of World War II veterans back to Europe to speak about their wartime experiences-some of them unlocking memories they had been keeping inside for nearly 50 years. Featuring excerpts from the Bill Moyers' 1990 documentary From D-Day to the Rhine, "D-Day Revisited" includes the latest information about the veterans featured in the
Sunday Service - 1/22/2012 - Sam Wells
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr Samuel Wells delivers a sermon entitled "I'm a Prophet, Get Me Out of Here." Opening excerpt from the sermon: (25:24) "I was on a Christian radio show a week or two ago and the presenter was asking me about one of my books. He said, "I guess you found yourself asking these questions and having these wonderings, and you thought, 'I'll go look at the Bible and see what God wants to say about these things.'" I wasn't looking to be ar
Student Report on the Re-Discover Concordia Fair
http://concordia.ca/now Student blogger David Adelman recently attended the Re-Discover Concordia Fair, which brought together over 25 university offices that offer support services for students. The fair is a chance for students to learn about resources that can help them achieve their personal, academic, and career-related goals.
USC NAI Theater Workshop Presents - A Christmas Carol
During the 2011 holiday season, student-artists of the USC Neighborhood Academic Initiative (NAI) Theater Workshop produced a steampunk adaptation of A Christmas Carol.
UW 360 February 2012: Greg Walker
UW senior Greg Walker is a stand-out on the football field and in the classroom.
The 2012 CIA Leadership Awards - Pioneers of American Cuisine
The CIA's Annual Leadership Awards—the Augies—are fast becoming one of the biggest events on the culinary scene. Chefs from around the world will be gathering on Thursday, March 29, 2012 to join The Culinary Institute of America as it honorss the Pioneers of American Cuisine—Dean Fearing, Larry Forgione, Wolfgang Puck, Paul Prudhomme, and Jasper White. Don't miss the chance to rub elbows with chefs like Thomas Keller, Daniel Boulud, and Charlie Palmer and enjoy a meal prepared by Bryan
Solar Dynamics Observatory: Our Sun in High-Definition - Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Kelly Korreck, CfA The Sun provides the Earth with light and heat, but also blasts billions of tons of hot plasma into interplanetary space. Launched in 2010, NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) is exploring our closest star with the latest technology. January 19, 2012
Winter Career Fair 2012
The University of Notre Dame Career Center hosted its 2012 Winter Career Fair and Diversity Reception on Wednesday, February 1, 2012. Over 125 employers and more than 1500 students attended the 2012 Fair. careercenter.nd.edu
The People's Planet: Reconnecting climate science, climate policy and reality
Myles Allen (Professor of Geosystem Science, School of Geography and the Environment and Department of Physics) delivers his inaugural lecture on 28 Nov 2011.
Storytubes 2012 I Want My Hat Back
Conversations and interviews
This unit explores how to ask and answer questions in interviews and conversations.
Tibetan Nomads' Rights
This is a five-minute political video about "China's policy of settling all of 2.25 million Tibetan nomads is a death sentence to the nomadic way of life in Tibet, an intrinsic part of Tibetan culture. " It could be used as the start of a research project or to have students check for facts. Regardless, the video must be previewed.
Lunch Poems - giovanni singleton
http://lunchpoems.berkeley.edu/ This reading celebrates the publication of ascension (Counterpath Press), the first book of poems by giovanni singleton, coordinator of Lunch Poems. She has recently been selected by the Poetry Society of America for its biennial New American Poets series. singleton is a recipient of a New Langton Bay Area Award Show for Literature and has been a fellow at Squaw Valley Community of Writers, Cave Canem: A Workshop for African-American Poets, and the Napa Valley Wri
How to Read Music
Written music can show you how to play a piece of music that you've heard, remind you how to play a piece that you don't have memorized, or teach you a piece you've never heard before. Here are […]
Dances of the Ragtime Era 1910-1920
This video provides a glimpse at some of the dances that were popular during the early 20th Century. The video is a nice combination of the arts and history and can be used to teach students steps from these dances. (07:23)
Science Bulletins: Tapping In—The Promise of Brain-Computer Interface
For decades, neuroscientists have sought to use electronics to communicate with the brain. Computing and surgical technique have now become sophisticated enough to implant devices directly into neural tissue. In this feature, researchers at Albany Medical Center and the Wadsworth Center at the New York State Department of Health reveal a world where mind and machine merge. Their cutting-edge devices translate brain signals into action, helping people with ALS and other disabilities regain the ab
ECB could surrender to save Greece - Breakingviews
Feb. 8 - Noises out of Frankfurt suggest the ECB may not demand Greek bond repayment at face value, which would help the country inch closer to a deal, says Reuters Breakingviews assistant editor, Robert Cole.
Dr. Arun recovery video 2.2.2012 after his hernia surgery by "Dr. Desarda Repair Technique"
By: desarda New method of tension free simple inguinal hernia repair without mesh, drive car next day, day surgery hernia operation, no mesh, no complications, no recurrence, local, followed in many countries
Tip of the Week: SNPxGE2, SNP-coexpression associations
By: OpenHelix This tip of the week introduces SNPxGE2, a SNP-coexpression association database. See more here:http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11050