Phases of Meiosis
This 27 minute video is about the 12 phases of meiosis. The phases of meiosis are meiosis I, prophase I, leptotene, zygotene, pachytene, diplotene, diakinesis, synchronous processes, metaphase I, anaphase I, and telophase I. All of these 12 phases of meiosis combine together to create new organisms such as by sexual reproduction. The video uses a cartoon graphic and a lecturer.
Commas, Semicolons, Colons
This video is an AP English project. It explains how to use commas, semicolons, and colons and provides examples of how to use each correctly. The examples are not read aloud by the narrators, so it might be helpful to pause the video to read through the examples. Then, the video asks some questions with multiple choice answers to test your knowledge of correctly using each type of punctuation.
Mozart - Eine kleine Nachtmusik
This is a live video of New Trinity Baroque, Atlanta's leading period instrument orchestra, performing Mozart's masterpiece, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" ("A Little Night Music") at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church on September 2, 2006. The orchestra is conducted by Predrag Gosta. (9:00)
Embedding the concept of competency maps
This presentation outlines the background, context and transferability of a competency mapping tool originally developed in health but suitable for enterprise
Cloning Wild Life: zoos, captivity, and the future of endangered animals [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Carrie Friese, Professor Charis Thompson | The natural world is marked by an ever-increasing loss of varied habitats, species extinctions, and new kinds of dilemmas posed by global warming. At the same time, humans are working to actively shape this natural world through contemporary bioscience and biotechnology, as humans seek scientific solutions to environmental crisis. Cloned endangered animals in zoos sit at the apex of these trends. In her new book Carrie Friese argues that
Mustang Minute! Peruna Profs
In this the Year of the Faculty, SMU students voted for professors they feel are exceptional and inspiring. The winners were honored with a surprise visit from our beloved mascot Peruna in recognition of their outstanding work.
This video, created for the My Canada Video Contest, provides basic information about Canada to the tune of "Cross Canada" by Stompin' Tom Connors. The video won third place in the contest. (1:25)
Stop Motion-Bay of Fundy "TIDE" - Parrsboro, NS
A man created this video of the famous Bay of Fundy tide. He took one picture every 30 seconds for 6 hours straight. This is only a video from low tide (12:53PM) to high tide (6:44PM). Video shows how drastic the tides are in the Bay of Fundy.
Fundy Tides - Scotts Bay Timelapse
Ever wonder what it was like living near the highest tides in the world - reaching a rise of up to 50 feet? This time lapse shot at Scots Bay, NS, in the Bay of Fundy shows twelve hours of tide in only 120 seconds. People have often found themselves facing peril when they did not keep an eye on the clock while beach combing. When the tide is rolling in at an average rate of 8 feet of depth per hour it can be a chore just staying ahead of it.
(7/9) The Warsaw Uprising
Part 7 of 9 concerning the Polisdh uprising in the ghetto of Warsaw against German occupation.
James Watt and the Steam Engine
This fifteen minute video is about Jame Watt and his life in the 1770s. It slowly shows how a steam engine works with good graphics. It also explains the expansion of the steam engine outside of water pumps and how a random act gave Watt an idea on how to make a more efficient steam engine. Good insights into how Watt felt. There is an advertisement in the middle of the video that should be skipped. A drawing of the steam engine would be of benefit. Of note is his use of horsepower as a measurem
Lecture 26 - 11/22/2010
Laws of Motion
Newton three laws of motion
California State University - Prep for Academic Life/CDIP
This website is a teaching commons resulting from a partnership between MERLOT and the author of the site. Other MERLOT partner communities can be found here: http://www.merlot.org/merlot/index.htm?action=communities''The Chancellor’s Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP) is designed to support promising doctoral students with a passion for becoming faculty members for the diverse student population in the California State University (CSU) system.What is the CDIP Communit
Emily Mishler Interview
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Tower Views- HSC Collaborative Campaign
Learn more about a new collaborative campaign "All hands on deck" at The University of Toledo Medical Center with VP for External Affairs Larry Burns.
Marx on Capitalism
An actor takes on the role of Karl Marx. In this video, topics are addressed, related to the concerns of our day. Marx has traditional been regarded as promoting radical ideas - which are often rejected.
Utopia - The Perfect World
This video talks about what Utopia is and references Thomas More.
Albatross vs. Tiger Shark
Filmed in Hawaii, this short video clip is about the albatross bird giving information to the young as they learn how to fly and stay away from predators (specifically the tiger shark). Professional video footage and narration from National Geographic. Run time 01:57.