The Historical Battle of Agincourt 1415
This 9:36 video is about this battle that took place after the Hundred Years Wars when the English King Henry battles the French army near the town of Agincourt. Though immensely outnumbered, King Henry's army manages to claim victory. Done with a narrator and animation. Good detail and should be of interest to students.
London Design Festival's 3D 'revolution'
Sept.19 - As part of the ninth London Design Festival, the 154-year-old Victoria & Albert Museum is staging an exhibition of items created using a cutting-edge 3D printing process which curator Murray Moss says will spark a new 'revolution' in creativity. Matt Cowan reports
Palestine to push for U.N. membership
Sept. 19 - Palestine will push ahead with plans to seek full U.N. membership -- a move the U.S. and Israel believe could have negative repercussions. Deborah Gembara reports.
Meten met een multimeter Hoe je spanning (gelijkspanning en wisselspanning), stroom (gelijkstroom en wisselstroom) en weerstand moet meten met een meettoestel.
Hoe je spanning (gelijkspanning en wisselspanning), stroom (gelijkstroom en wisselstroom) en weerstand moet meten met een meettoestel.
'Gang of 6' GOP senator eyes U.S. tax reform to lift economy
Sept. 21 - Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, says there is a bipartisan move in Congress towards reforming the tax code in a way that will raise revenue and generate greater economic growth.
What next for UAW?
With union power ebbing in the U.S., a UAW comeback is predicated on increasing their membership.
All About Hedgehogs
A hedgehog is a small animal covered with a thick coat of sharp spines. This video features an interview with an expert on hedgehogs who describes the care and needs of the lively creature.This video provides helpful information for anyone considering the hedgehog as a pet. ( 4:22)
Barack's Message for Hispanic Heritage Month
This is a 1:45 speech by the president in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.
Dog Treat Launcher
How to do Bibliography Cards
An Interview With a Meteorologist
Watch this selection to take a virtual field trip to Colorado to meet a television weatherman. He describes his motivation to become a meteorolgist and background necessary for this career. Methods for predicting the weather such as Doppler Radar are explained. ( 4:44)
Residents escape beseiged Sirte
Sept. 29 - Residents flee the besieged town of Sirte, one of the last Gaddafi strongholds, as U.S. Republican senators visit Tripoli. Lily Grimes reports.
Underwater archaeologist John Broadwater and his team dove down to a sunken fleet of ships from the Battle of Yorktown.
Robert Sabuda and the Pop-Up Book
In this video, a student interviews Robert Sabudo, a famous pop-up book engineer and artist. He describes how he became interested in pop-up books, how he designs his books, and demonstrates making a simple pop-up book. ( 4:19)
Prairie Settlement: Nebraska Photographs and Family Letter
This site illustrates the story of settlement on the Great Plains. Family letters of one homesteader express personal insight into the joy, despair, and determination in his struggle to establish a home on the prairie.
Chemistry Lecture- Amway
Kevin Eggebeen, Opal Lambert and Jeff Halim from Amway explain what they do at their jobs.
Coin Collecting and the Money Museum
Watch this video to join a student for a virtual field trip to the Money Museum in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and learn about the history of coins and coin collecting. ( 4:01)
Duke on Demand Highlights for the Week of September 4, 2011
President Brodhead welcomes the class of 2015 and tells them to value their newfound freedoms. The author of the Duke-UNC summer reading book gives his take on the ethics, health and meaning of eating animals. And, live webcasts of Duke Chapel Sunday worship services.