Asian budget carriers taking off
Nov. 4 - Competition among Asian budget carriers heats up as demand for affordable flying is set to surge with a quarter of seats in Asia likely to be filled by low cost carriers by 2015. Kei Okamura reports.
Cute quolls debut in Aussie zoo
Nov. 3 - Baby quolls go on display for the first time at a Sydney zoo. Tara Cleary reports.
Texas A&M: Time in Motion
http://www.tamu.edu/ Texas A&M's time in motion video shows that Aggies are in constant motion in pursuit of excellence in all we do.
Lunge to Hamstring w/ rotation
Teaching: • Start in plank position with hands under shoulders • Keep toes dorsiflexed and head neutral and maintain a straight line from your head to your heels Coaching: • Bring left foot next to left hand and stay tall throughout body • Keep knee in line with ankle • Lift arm while rotating upper body towards leg that is in front • Reach through opposite direction keeping knee of back leg straight ahead Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Flexion, extension , or rotation of h
Bridge to Plank
Teaching: • Start in prone position with forearms on ground under shoulders • Keep hips off ground head neutral toes dorsiflexed and core tight Coaching: • Walk hands into plank position • Keep back flat and core tight • Walk hands back to bridge position and repeat Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips rotate
Intro to Chemistry: 1.6: Calculating Using Significant Figures (2/2)
Join award winning teachers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams as they interactively teach Chemistry: 1.6: Calculating Using Significant Figures. ( 5:05)
Figurative Language (in Song)
Mrs. Abbott made this three-minute video for her class. She found the song "Figurative Language" on iTunes. The group who sings it is 'Rhythm, Rhyme, Results'.
Strong Groupon IPO may set stage for more social media IPOs
Nov. 4 - Groupon's successful Nasdaq debut sets the stage for more high-flying social media and tech IPO that may not yet have proven business models, says Greencrest Capital Analyst A.B. Mendez.
Walt Disney - Lambert The Sheepish Lion - 1952
Mr. Stork (played, as in Dumbo, by Sterling Holloway) delivers a lion to a family of sheep. While his mother takes a liking to him, he gets teased.
Edward O’Keefe (Synergy Global), John Humphrey and Emilie Wilson (IDS) are interviewed
Edward O’Keefe (Director, Synergy Global), John Humphrey (Team Leader, Globalisation Team, IDS) and Emilie Wilson (Communications Officer, IDS) are interviewed on the seminar ‘Considering the role of the extractive industry in the DRC and other areas of conflict’, held at IDS on the 1 November 2011 as part of the Business and Development Seminar Series
Marshall Center Fellow Christopher S. Martin on Sympathy in Economics
Christopher S. Martin, a visiting fellow at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies' John Marshall International Center for the Study of Statesmanship, discusses "Sympathy in Economics: A Critical History." Martin is completing his doctoral dissertation on the history of economic thought and his presentation focused on the idea of "sympathy" within economics and its role in motivating commitment to rules of conduct. Nov. 4, 2011
Let me tell you why I enjoy my Alfred Experience.
Got a moody Roomba? Try a little RHUMBA!
Tightrope walkers find balance
Nov. 7 - Tightrope walkers and jugglers from around the world gather for an international convention in Brussels, while attempting a record for the most tightrope walkers on one rope. Tara Cleary reports.
China's real estate ghost towns
Dec. 2 - The dangers of a rapid slowing of China's property boom can be found in the Inner Mongolian city of Ordos, where new apartment blocks stand empty as real estate prices slump. Andrew Potter reports.
Clint Eastwood celebrated in Hollywood
Nov. 07 - A-listers come out to honor Eastwood and his 60-year career. Alicia Powell reports.
Julie's Journey: How the Internet Almost Cost a Girl Her Life
Julie talks about when she left home for three weeks with a convicted murderer she had developed a relationship with online in this three minute video. A must watch for all students.
Northeastern University Academic Honors Convocation
April 22, 2011 - Northeastern University's inaugural Academic Honors Convocation recognized its community's highest achievements in academic excellence, use-inspired research and engagement on campus and across the globe.
Water, Water Everywhere
This video includes text, narration, and images from the story Water, Water Everywhere written by Mark Rauzon and Cynthia Overbeck Bix. The book is part of the text exemplar list provided on the corestandards.org website for grades K-1. (08:47)