Dynasties: The Mongol Empire- Part 1/5
History Channel video about Khubilai Khan and the Mongols. He made Beijing the capital of the biggest empire the world had ever seen. [10:00]
Dynasties: The Mongol Empire- Part 2/5
Khubilai Khan was a great ruler because he looked after the destitute and the poor. [10:00] His government even had a postal system.
Dynasties: The Mongol Empire- Part 3/5
Khubilai Khan tried to empress the noble Mongol families that he should be elected the Great Khan. 1260 He accepted the position of Great Khan at 44 years old.
Dynasties: The Mongol Empire- Part 4/5
Khubilai Khan pursued the last Emperor a 4 year old boy and he died. In 1279 the whole of China was in Khubilai Khan's possession and the richest man on earth.
Dynasties: The Mongol Empire- Part 5/5
Khubilai Khan a Mongol at heart - the conquering military chief, he still craved new conquests. He wanted Japan. He enlisted Koreans to invade Japan in 1274. The Japanese and Chinese still hate each other to this very day.
Genghis Khan BBC 1/5
The Secret History of the Mongols. A story of the greatest conqueror ever in world history and his Mongol Empire that ruled the world a thousand years ago. How did this illiterate outcast turn the feuding tribes of Mongolia into a powerful nation and how did he turn the Mongol hordes into a fighting machine that conquered Europe.[10:00]
Edgar Degas, Visit to a Museum, c. 1879--90 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Edgar Degas, Visit to a Museum, c. 1879--90, oil on canvas, 91.8 x 68 cm / 36-1/8 x 26-3/4 inches (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston). (05:25)
Etenswaren : Woordenschat Een huistaak of oefening op het verbinden van de Nederlandse woordjes met de Franse vertaling.
Een huistaak of oefening op het verbinden van de Nederlandse woordjes met de Franse vertaling.
2012 Twilight PSA
The College of Southern Maryland will once again offer a free, outdoor performance series at all three campuses during July/August 2012. The CSM Twilight Performance Series consists of four weeks of performances, concerts, and more at all three CSM campus locations, including the ever-popular Chautauqua program during the Kick-Off Week of the Series! Bring the whole family and enjoy a variety of entertainment for free. Hungry? Bring a picnic, or purchase select food items provided at each camp
Preview of Brainiac
POL310 Session 8 Summer 2012
Current Issues in American Government with Brenda Riddick 06/26/12
The Fight over the Engery Source
Spilled Water on Laptop
A day in the life of a green student
An encounter with a dinosaur helps a student choose a greener lifestyle. This film is by Ben Pearson, Dimitris Verdelis, Ana Isabel Hortiguela Garcia, Ester de Rioj and Lauren Holden.
DOE supports data link critical to "God" particle search
A tiny optoelectronic module designed in part by SMU physicists plays a big role in the world's largest physics experiment at CERN in Switzerland, where scientists are searching for the "God" particle. The module, a fiber-optic transmitter, sends the Large Hadron Collider's critical raw data from its ATLAS experiment to offsite computer farms, where thousands of physicists around the world can analyze it. Now as a result of SMU's role on the LHC link, SMU Physics Research Professor Annie Xiang
Convocation June 11, 2012, 2:30 p.m.
Convocation ceremony for the Faculty of Humanities and the Arts & Science Program. Order a DVD of this ceremony for $19.99 at http://www.bookstore.mcmaster.ca/Convocation
Alphabet Fun [Single] From Ms Rubee Music Series
This is the lead single from Ms. Rubee's new Children's Music series - another (jazzy, R & B) version of the alphabet song. (01:30)
Selma 1965 Part 2
In 1965, protests against voting restrictions for blacks brought forces led by Martin Luther King, Jr. into conflict with white resisters in Selma, Alabama. Length 4:01