Interview with Amy Ross, Spacesuit Engineer (Part 2)
NASA Public Affairs Officer Josh Byerly talks with Amy Ross, Spacesuit Engineer at Johnson Space Center.
How to Strengthen Your Child's Reading Muscles
Mixing crafts and reading/writing makes literacy more fun. Traci Paige Johnson, co-creator of Blues Clues, shares crafty tips for keeping children reading and writing over the summer. ( 1:41)
Builders of China's Great Wall
Stretching at about 1,600 miles The Great Wall of China is one of China’s remarkable structures. The Great Wall was constructed over several centuries claimed the lives of thousands of builders. The walls purpose was to keep invaders and barbarians out of the country, but instead it had an opposite effect and attracted them. (3:07)
Jackie Robinson Breaks Barriers
Jackie Robinson's accomplishments on and off the field opens doors for all African Americans.
This video would be excellent for a classroom during Black History studies. (3:06)
OrganWise Guys Shorts: Get to Know the Kidneys
Come learn about health and nutrition with the OrganWise Guys! In this short: the Kidney Brothers provide a kid-friendly explanation of how the kidneys fit into the overall health and process of our bodies. (1min)
Authors@Google: Craig Ramsay
Craig Ramsay, fitness expert, visited Google Los Angeles to discuss his book "Anatomy of Muscle Building." This talk took place on February 3, 2012 as part of the Authors@Google series
The Future of the Euro The problems of the eurozone are ultimately malinvestments. In Greece these days the struggle continues about who will ultimately foot the bill for these investments. During the early 2000s an expansionary monetary policy lowered interest rates artificially. Entrepreneurs financed investment projects that only looked profitable due to the low interest rates but were not sustained by real savin
The problems of the eurozone are ultimately malinvestments. In Greece these days the struggle continues about who will ultimately foot the bill for these investments. During the early 2000s an expansionary monetary policy lowered interest rates artificially. Entrepreneurs financed investment projects that only looked profitable due to the low interest rates but were not sustained by real savin
Clemson University "flips the script" on FOX Carolina to emphasize the value of play
CLEMSON, SC--The US Play Coalition kicks off its annual summit at Clemson University Feb. 26. More than 200 guests are expected at the 3-day event, including participants from as far away as Shanghai, China. A news crew from FOX Carolina (WHNS-TV) became part of its own newscast Friday, Feb. 24 during live pre-conference coverage of the summit. Clemson media relations' intern Traci Washington put together a feature story on the station's Friday dance party. "The value of play in the wor
Cómo calcular el cuadrado de una resta (en español)
Dibujando las figuras será más fácil entender el cálculo. Aprende a calcular el cuadrado de una resta con este ejemplo sencillo. Perfecto para introducir el concepto. (menos de 2 minutos)
Lower Intermediate #3 - Would You Miss Out on a Spanish Party Like This??
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101! Don\'t forget to stop by SpanishPod101.com for more great Spanish Language Learning Resources! -------Lesson Dialog------- ----Formal ---- Manuel: ¿Será aquí la fiesta? Según el taxista ésta es la dirección que le dimos. ¿Tocamos? Gustavo: Preguntando se llega a Roma; claro. Y si no es pero hay fiesta nos hacemos los invitados de alguien más. Manuel: No no, hombre. Ni que tuvieramos quince años. Ya estamos maduros para andar haciendo ese tipo de cos
Artifacts from the Shang Dynasty
The Shang Dynasty was known to make a lot of beautiful artifacts, hardware, and other items that were used in war and for ceremonies. The artifacts that these Chinese people made them unique from other cultures. It is a short video and the images do not have close ups. Best used as an overview.
From pygmy shrews to armadillos, a wide range of mammals survive on a diet made up largely of insects. Many of these have fascinating adaptations suited to catching or rooting out their prey. In this unit you will learn about these adaptations, along with survival strategies for when food is scarce. This is the second unit in the ‘Studying mammals’ series.
1.1 Rounding in daily life
Scientific calculators are a wonderful invention, but they're only as good as the people who use them. If you often get an unexpected – or ridiculous – result when you press the ‘enter’ button, this unit is for you. Learn how to do a calculation correctly and get the right answer every time.
Mogen wij, 15-jarigen, met elkaar slapen? In deze les rond seksualiteit bij tieners komen volgende zaken aan bod:
In deze les rond seksualiteit bij tieners komen volgende zaken aan bod:
Tango dancers sashay in Argentina
Aug. 23 - With a twist and dip, the World Tango Championships glide into action in Buenos Aires. tara Cleary reports.
Civil War Submarine
In this three-minute video, the viewer will learn about the Secret Weapon of the Confederacy.
Billionaire Batista to U.S.: Make it in America
Sept. 23 - Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista tells Reuters' Chrystia Freeland that if the United States wants to keep more jobs onshore, consumers need to buy more goods made America... even if it means paying a higher price.
Beautifully photographed, this fascinating program surveys the plants and animals common to the coniferous forest biome, and explains adaptations and interrelationships that make this a viable environment for its inhabitants. "An excellent opportunity to test students' ability to see and discuss. (01:29)
La asignatura tiene como objetivo la adquisición de una competencia comunicativa en lengua inglesa dentro del nivel B1 del Marco común europeo de referencia para las lenguas, según el cual "se adquiere cuando el estudiante es capaz de comprender los puntos principales de textos claros y en lengua estándar si tratan sobre cuestiones que le son conocidas, ya sea en situaciones de trabajo, de estudio o de ocio; cuando sabe desenvolverse en la mayor parte de las situaciones que pueden surgir dur