Modeling Projectile Motion - Khan Academy
Projectile Motion Simulation (11:00)
The Invasion: A Case Study on the Hudson River
Synopsis The zebra mussel, a notorious invasive species, has been silently infesting the rocky bottom of the Hudson River since it arrived there in 1991. But researchers from the Cary Institute for Ecosystem Studies, who have closely monitored the river before, during, and after the invasion, are noticing a promising new pattern. In this video, learn how the Cary team takes the pulse of this complex freshwater ecosystem to stay abreast of the invasion. Extensive digital classroom resources for e
Reuters Today: Apple climbs to the top of the tree
Aug. 21 - Apple becomes the most valuable company ever, its market cap of $623 bln surpassing the record set by Microsoft at the peak of the 1999 dot.com boom. Plus, a euro zone reality check looms.
China's private jet pipe dreams
Aug. 21 - Even for Chinese with millions of dollars to burn, buying a jet is no easy task. Red tape, poor infrastructure and sky-high taxes are stalling growth in the country's business jet industry.
Telekom Austria banks on Carlos Slim backing
Aug. 21 - Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim is set to take a stake in Telekom Austria, but with the telco's share price sliding how robust is the deal? We ask Telekom Austria CEO Hannes Ametsreiter.
Welcome to Weebly
This two minute video is a nice overview for Weebly, a drag & drop website builder. (02:05)
Story Telling - Uses of Particle le and Resultative Complements in Chinese
Story Telling - Uses of Particle le and Resultative Complements in Chinese.
Article :: What’s New in the 3rd Quarter 2012 Update for Adobe Muse
The first update to Adobe Muse includes some exciting new features such as forms and Adobe Edge integration. Brian Wood, contributor to Adobe Muse Classroom in a Book, gives an in-depth look at all of the new and enhanced features you can expect. Follow along with Brian's tutorials and videos, and soon you'll be designing websites in Adobe Muse.
Todd Smith (PerkinElmer) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Todd Smith on "The PerkinElmer Omics Laboratory" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Coursera - Instructional Methods in Health Professions Education
12 Great Google Sites for Teachers Google is known for its useful web tools, but did you know that a lot of them have incredible applications for education? Take a look at these Google tools to see how they’ll work for your classroom. Author(s):
Google is known for its useful web tools, but did you know that a lot of them have incredible applications for education? Take a look at these Google tools to see how they’ll work for your classroom.
The Magic School Bus "Gets Ants in the Pants"
The Magic School Bus goes into show business when Keesha directs a movie about social animals for the school science fair. The class visits the inside of an anthill to observe their "characters" at close range and discovers that each ant performs a vital job for the survival of the colony. (22:00)
Father Dennis Dease Convocation Address 2012 | University of St. Thomas
Father Dennis Dease reflected on his 21 years as president of St. Thomas in his academic convocation address Sept. 4, 2012 in OEC auditorium. It was Dease's final convocation speech, as he will retire next June 30.
A collection of interactive learning objects. This link is their collection of lessons related to religion - mostly brief overview of the world's religions and first amendment religious liberty issues (including some specific case studies based on real course cases). "The digital library of objects has been developed primarily by faculty from the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS)״
Employer Perspective: Jan Conlin
Jan Conlin, Chair of Business Litigation Group, Robins, Kaplan, Miller and Ciresi discusses what she sees as important from the perspective of a hiring partner.
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Engaging Students - with Simplified Mandarin subtitles
Experience what the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University has to offer! This video contains testimonials of FASS undergrads and alumni from a range of departments describing their experiences while being part of the largest faculty here at SFU. Please visit our FASS homepage for more information about opportunities and programs. http://www.fass.sfu.ca/
Dr Alan Bollard: What I have learned from the Global Financial Crisis
The 2012 annual Sir Leslie Melville Lecture delivered by Dr Alan Bollard, Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. The near-meltdown in the financial system in 2007-08 and ensuing global recession have left challenging legacies. Monetary and fiscal policy in major advanced economies have found themselves backed into difficult corners. Meanwhile, researchers and forecasters are fundamentally rethinking economic frameworks to tackle financial fragility, contagion and instability. Dr Bollard e
In this video you can see several examples of redox reactions along with a combustion reaction at the end. The teacher carries out each reaction in the lab while describing what is happening in each case (05:12).
16.00 Introduction to Aerospace Engineering and Design (MIT)
The fundamental concepts, and approaches of aerospace engineering, are highlighted through lectures on aeronautics, astronautics, and design. Active learning aerospace modules make use of information technology. Student teams are immersed in a hands-on, lighter-than-air (LTA) vehicle design project, where they design, build, and fly radio-controlled LTA vehicles. The connections between theory and practice are realized in the design exercises. Required design reviews precede the LTA race competi