Some of the most unusual and versatile of all the mammals are the groups that live, feed and reproduce underwater. In this unit we will see how these formerly land-based mammals adapted to a return to the water, discussing such challenges as breathing, movement and communication. This is the seventh unit in the ‘Studying mammals’ series.
From Ridiculous to Brilliant: Why We Play at Work
The American workplace might be better off if it borrowed some concepts from a typical kindergarten classroom, including bins with toys, and unstructured time with friends. Two partners from IDEO, a global power in design and branding, discuss the importance of play in their creative process, and offer techniques that other organization
6.1.2 Look at another solution
Communication is as vital in mathematics as in any language. This unit will help you to express yourself clearly when writing and speaking about mathematics. You will also learn how to answer questions in the manner that is expected by the examiner.
SMU Dean Comments on His Work With Jazz: The Smithsonian Anthology.
Meadows School Dean Jose Bowen is one of the five national editors of JAZZ: The Smithsonian Anthology, the new 111-track, 6-CD, 200-page compendium tracing the evolution of jazz. Bowen, a leading jazz scholar and musician, contributed more essays to the anthology than any other writer over the course of the seven-year project. Join him in the piano studio for a discussion and examples of this uniquely American art form.
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Harvard University 2011 Class Day Speech by Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler delivers Harvard University's 2011 Class Day speech at Tercentenary Theater in Harvard Yard, May 25, 2011
Good Listening - The Journey
Produced by Andrew Ippel's class at Creston High School, with the assistance of GRCC Media Technologies, this short documentary tells the story of "The Cool Cats" from CA Frost Environmental Academy; a class of 'recent hearers' that wrote and performed an original theatrical production with the help of VSA Arts of Michigan Grand Rapids.
Management Accounting Research Group (MARG) Conference 2011 - 16:30-17:30 [Audio]
Speaker(s): Andrew Shilston | 10.30, John Cullen, University of Sheffield, Innovation in the NHS - Can Accounting Stimulate and Facilitate Innovative. 11:30, Professor Zhang Xinmin, University of International Business and Economics, Corporate Governance and Strategic Cost Management: A View from China. 14:00, Robin Bellis-Jones, Director, Bellis-Jones Hill Group, Costing in the NHS - From Measurement to Management. 15:00, Panel Session. 16.30, Andrew Shilston, Chief Financial Officer, Rolls Roy
Veilig internetten met Suske en Wiske en de sinistere site: Werkblaadjes Het stripalbum Suske en Wiske en de sinistere site vertelt op de typische speelse wijze hoe je veilig kan omspringen met internet. Om de leerkrachten te helpen bij deze lessen "mediawijsheid" werden er ook werkblaadjes (lesbrieven) ontwikkeld voor …
Het stripalbum Suske en Wiske en de sinistere site vertelt op de typische speelse wijze hoe je veilig kan omspringen met internet. Om de leerkrachten te helpen bij deze lessen "mediawijsheid" werden er ook werkblaadjes (lesbrieven) ontwikkeld voor …
2.3 Railways in Britain The railway age started with attempts to make a steam engine small enough to be fitted to a wagon for hauling coal at collieries, the wheels moving on a wooden or iron rail for guidance. Improvements to the drive mechanism led directly to the Locomotion designed by George Stephenson, and the opening of the first passenger and goods service for the 27 miles between Stockton and Darlington in County Durham. It was opened in 1825 and was quickly followed in 1830 by a line between Manchest
The railway age started with attempts to make a steam engine small enough to be fitted to a wagon for hauling coal at collieries, the wheels moving on a wooden or iron rail for guidance. Improvements to the drive mechanism led directly to the Locomotion designed by George Stephenson, and the opening of the first passenger and goods service for the 27 miles between Stockton and Darlington in County Durham. It was opened in 1825 and was quickly followed in 1830 by a line between Manchest
The thematic focus of this unit is people in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and the world they live in. You use audio and text to practise German language skills while also enhancing your cultural understanding.
Potatoes vs. Late Blight: Plants at War and Peace
Plant genome research is already revolutionizing the field of biology. Currently, scientists are unlocking the secrets of some of the most important plants in our lives, including corn, cotton and potatoes. Secrets of Plant Genomes: Revealed! takes viewers on a lively, upbeat journey that explores how these plants got to be the way they are and investigates how we can make better use of them in the future. Plant scientists are hard at work--in the lab, in the field and at the computer--to increa
3.1 Positive coordinates
Diagrams, charts and graphs are used by all sorts of people to express information in a visual way, whether it's in a report by a colleague or a plan from your interior designer. This unit will teach you how to interpret these tools and how to use them yourself to convey information more effectively.
wisskomm tv 14/08
German vodcast about science communications. Der Mathematiker Günter M. Ziegler bekommt den Communicator-Preis der DFG. - Natur aus Glas: Die Kunstwerke der Glaskünstler Blaschka als Fotoausstellung in Dresden. - Franconia Online: Eine Reise ins Würzburg des Jahres 1525. - Passen Wissenschaft und Werbung zusammen? Eine Umfrage. - Mathematische Matinee in der Berliner Urania. - Ein Jahr Fischblog - wir gratulieren! - Was ist eine "Kleinsche Flasche"? So erklärt das Wikipedia und so Clifford S
1.1.2 Sexual reproduction
This Unit looks at how units if inheritance are transmitted from one generation to the next. First you will look at what happens to the chromosones of animals and plants during the process of sexual reproduciton. Then you will examine how genes are transmitted in particular patterns from generation to generation. These two approaches combine to illustrate how the patterns of inheritance can be explained by the behaviour of chromosomes during sexual reproduction.