The Last Stand of the 300 Spartans 1/10
History Channel - Documentary - The last stand of the 300 told through re-enactments and scholarly commentary. A quote from the movie: "The 300 Spartans were the Delta Force of the ancient world." Suitable for high school students.
Learn About a More Complicated Friction/Inclined Plane Problem
Khan Academy Presents: Fun with two masses, some wire, a pulley, and a ramp with friction. (10:15) Sal Khan uses computer software and different colors for demonstration.
What's a Pulley? (rap song)
The "rap" video explains that a pulley is a simple machine. See how a pully helps to lift weight and reduce the amount of work required. This short, repetative song will help students remember that a "pulley is a simple machine" but does not have much content beyond that.
BADM 361-01, Mangagement of Organizations, Fall 2006
This course provides a comprehensive overview of the principles and functions of management and the challenges that managers face in a dynamic, global business world. The objective of this course is to provide students with the basic understanding of the role of management including planning, organizing, leading, and controlling organizational resources in a technologically advanced and global environment to achieve organizational goals. Additionally, students will learn the basics in operations
A reading and translation of Goethe's poem Das Rosenband
A reading and translation of Goethe's poem Das Rosenband.
To The Garden
It's never too early to start little ones on healthful eating habits. Ask Nina and Jeff, two energetic mini-monsters who live in a garden full of wonderfully nutritious goodies. "What is that orange thing buried in the ground?" "What are those red balls doing up in that tree?" They plant, hoe, harvest, and picnic their way to teaching kids the importance of fresh produce for a healthy diet.
The Art of Baroque Dance
This video clip, produced in France, reveals the 17th century Baroque dance of the sophisticated era of King Louis XIV. It lists the names of the basic steps of the Baroque and demonstrates how to perform them. (1:43)
Illuminati: The Worlds Most Powerful Secret Societies PT.2
It has been known for centuries that a secret society called the Illuminati was formed by a Prussian King in 1742. It appears that a family tree if you will was created down through the centuries, through only the powerful elite.
How to Write a World Class Paper
Professor Peter J LaPlaca, Barney School of Business, University of Hartford, USA, presents 'How to Write a World Class Paper', 20 July, 2009. There are over 8000 academic journals in the world yet most of the leading journals in all fields routinely have rejection rates of eighty, ninety, ninety-five percent or higher. To combat this problem, more than 40 editors from Elsevier's broad array of journals have come together to develop a seminar on 'How to Write a World-Class Paper'. Using their co
Welcome Day 2014
Here is a video re-cap of McMaster's Welcome Day 2014, for those who missed it on July 25!
This is a video interview of an expert on Hepatitis C. Good explanation of the disease symptoms, progress, and treatment. It is estimated that one in every 10 Americans have Hepatitis C. Known as "a silent killer," many people are unaware they are infected, leaving them vulnerable to liver damage and other health problems. 28:50 min.
Hepatitis C Animation
Short animation showing how Hepatitis C infection takes place. Includes how the infection affects the body. 1:23 min.
Ryan Holiday: "The Obstacle is the Way" | Authors at Google
Ryan Holiday visited Google LA to discuss his book "The Obstacle is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumphs." This talk took place on May 28, 2014.
Digestive System Animation
The digestive system provides us with the energy we need, by helping us process the food we intake. This video examines the flow of food through our system.
UCLA vs UW Men's Basketball 12-4-2009 2nd Half
UCLA vs UW Men's Basketball 12-4-2009 2nd Half
Altheia Richardson promoting diversity through opportunities, conversations
Altheia Richardson, Clemson University's assistant vice president for Student Affairs and executive director, advocates for a welcoming, inclusive campus climate.
Under the Radar: A Symposium about Diversity and In/Visibility in the Arts
Presented by the Diversity Studies program, this event was recorded October 25, 2013, in Nahl Hall on the Oakland campus of California College of the Arts. CCA's Diversity Studies program presents Under the Radar: A Symposium about Diversity and In/Visibility in the Arts, a daylong symposium at which participants will examine and explore ways to create art and conduct art praxis parallel to the traditional venues of galleries, museums, and art agencies. The event highlights existing culturally
Conflicts and Post-Conflicts Dynamics (DRC and Rwanda): Occult Beliefs versus Modern Politics, Truth
Alex Ntung provides insight into the significance of occult beliefs in the construction of modern political ideologies Alex Ntung was born into a family of cattle-herders, semi-nomadic and pastoralists in South Kivu. Growing up he survived extreme poverty and hardship, child spying, and violence at a terrifying scale. His hunger for education took him to a school in Uvira and then university in Rwanda. Here he was witness to the 1994 genocide and the subsequent violence and conflict in the regio
7.2 Comparing modelled and observed temperature The IPCC comparison between modelled and observed temperatures since the year 1860 is shown in the three charts below
The IPCC comparison between modelled and observed temperatures since the year 1860 is shown in the three charts below