Space Scientists Study Hibernation in Animals
This is a short video about how space scientists are pursuing the idea of hibernating through year long travels through space. They are looking to animal hibernation for answers. (01:55)
(History Channel) Decodificado - El Asesinato de Lincoln en español - parte 2 de 3
Aquí tienen un documental de tres partes sobre el asesinato de Abraham Lincoln. La información en los videos están bien, pero las personas traduciendo hablan rápido y esto hace el video un poco difícil de entender. Por esa razón, el documental sería mejor para chicos más de 15 años. También, hay un poco de violencia pero no es nada gráfico. Algo interesante del documental es que hablan de una controversia de la muerte d
Trapped's Wall of Sorrow: Story Planning: Interative Game
Try these story writing games and complete Trapped's Wall of Sorrow. Students will strenghten their knowledge of the parts of a story by playing these games, which will help them in planning their own stories. ( This link is for an interactive video/game and may take a few minutes to load.)
Tithonus by Alfred, Lord Tennyson (poetry reading)
Tithonus fell in love with Aurora, Goddess of the Dawn, who comes every day in her silver chariot, and he asked her for eternal life. Unfortunately he forgot to ask for eternal youth as well, so he continues to age. In Gulliver's Travels the Struldbrugs are in a similar plight, they get older and older but can't die. When Tennyson is describing how Tithonus feels he is most probably describing his own feelings of desolation since his dear friend Arthur Hallam died of a stroke at the age of
Redirecting Fleet Street 4: What Should Press Regulation Regulate?
Baroness Onora O'Neill, Crossbench member of the House of Lords and Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, University of Cambridge, gives a talk for the Redirecting Fleet Street: Media Regulation and the Role of Law conference Classical arguments about speech rights divide between those that focus on speech content and those that focus on speech acts. By and large certain arguments against regulation of speech content have been judged convincing, but arguments about regulation of speech acts remain d
Cómo lavarse las manos (en español)
Para evitar algún contagio del virus de influenza porcina, es necesario saber que medidas de higiene tomar. (1:23)
The Saiyuki Trio with Rudresh Mahanthappa
"Sound magic" from a trio whose name means "Journey to the West." French jazz guitarist Nguyen Le studied visual arts and philosophy before working with artists like Ornette Coleman, Ray Charles, and Mauricio Kagel. Influences from Jimi Hendrix to the traditional music of Vietnam meld harmonies from East and West to paint an Asia without borders. For more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5507.
Bewerkingen tot 1000 Bewerkingen tot 1000 volgens de verschillende moeilijkheden gesorteerd.
Bewerkingen tot 1000 volgens de verschillende moeilijkheden gesorteerd.
Concordia researchers feted
http://concordia.ca/now On June 5, 2012, researchers from Concordia University were honoured with awards that recognize outstanding accomplishments in different fields of scholarship. The evening celebration saw the presentation of the University Research Awards, the Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award, four new awards by the Centre for Academic Leadership, and the induction of eight Concordians into the Provost's Circle of Distinction. Read about the recipients of the University Research Award
Venus transits the sun.
On June 5 2012, the Solar Dynamics Observatory collected images of the rarest predictable solar event--the transit of Venus across the face of the sun. This event lasted approximately 6 hours and happens in pairs eight years apart, which are separated from each other by 105 or 121 years. The last transit was in 2004 and the next will not happen until 2117. Footage courtesy of Goddard Space Center
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Design Thinking at IDS
2012 OSU-Cascades Distinguished Students
The Distinguished Student award is one of the top honors given at OSU-Cascades. Recipients are selected by members of the faculty. The award recognizes a student from within each degree area in the current graduating class for outstanding achievement in academics and contribution to their field.
Online GIS Resources
This site from SERC's Starting Point provides a brief list of online GIS data sources, tools, and mapping utilities meant to give instructors a starting point for learning to use GIS in the classroom.
Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion: Homework
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module provides a homework of Hypothesis Testing of Single Mean and Single Proportion as a part of Collaborative Statistics collection (col10522) by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean.
Bernini, St. Peter's Piazza, 1656-67 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Gianlorenzo Bernini, Saint Peter's Square (Piazza San Pietro), Vatican City, Rome, 1656-67 Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker (02:51)
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