Penn State: Inspiring Energy
Penn State researchers Dr. Chao-Yang Wang and Dr. Chris Rahn are co-directors of the "Battery and Energy Storage Technology Center" or "B.E.S.T." center.These creative problem solvers are working with corporations around the globe to develop safer and longer lasting battery cells for electric cars and finding better ways to harvest and store energy.
What do college students with disabilities say faculty can do to meet their needs?
Interview with Maureen Angell, Special Education Department, about what faculty should know about meeting the needs of college students with learning disabilities
4.411 Building Technology Laboratory (MIT)
In this class, concepts of building technology and experimental methods are studied, in class and in lab assignments. Projects vary yearly and have included design and testing of strategies for daylighting, passive heating and cooling, and improved indoor air quality via natural ventilation. Experimental methods focus on measurement and analysis of thermally driven and wind-driven airflows, lighting intensity and glare, and heat flow and thermal storage. Experiments are conducted at model and fu
Profile: Joel Cracraft
Dr. Joel Cracraft's research on the systematics and evolution of birds, speciation analysis, and biogeography are all components of his interests in understanding how biotas originate and change over time, and how one understands patterns and processes of diversification. A major effort in his laboratory involves a detailed description of one of the most spectacular examples of "adaptive radiation": the birds of paradise of New Guinea and surrounding areas. A second major project involving his r
Continental Deformation: Creating the Basin and Range
Synopsis The Basin and Range Province is a dramatic landscape covering much of the southwestern United States. Its star attraction is Death Valley, a below-sea-level desert basin flanked by mountain ranges rising as high as 3.6 kilometers. This story covers a team of geologists who are combining traditional fieldwork with animated computer modeling to understand how the Basin and Range's geological drama has played out over the past 36 million years. Related Links • McQuarrie/Wernicke anim
Cijferen : Optellen en aftrekken Dit zijn werkblaadjes ivm cijferen. Op de bladen staan tabellen die het voor de leerlingen eenvoudiger maken om de getallen onder elkaar te noteren.
Dit zijn werkblaadjes ivm cijferen. Op de bladen staan tabellen die het voor de leerlingen eenvoudiger maken om de getallen onder elkaar te noteren.
ISS Update: CCiCAP Meetings and the Boeing CST-100 -- 08.21.12
Commercial Crew Program Partner Manager for Boeing Gennaro Caliendo discusses the Integrated Systems Review meetings held in Houston this week and the CST-100. The meetings are a part of NASA's CCiCAP, or Commercial Crew Integrated Capability, milestones that have been set for its commercial partners. The meetings this week have been scheduled to review Boeing and the other commercial partners progress in their designs and to ensure that they meet system requirements. Caliendo talks about Boein
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.
Michael Palin travels to the source of the River Nile - BBC
Around the World in 80 Days Adventure. Michael Palins puts together his own expedition group to find the source of the Blue Nile.
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)