Finding Glow-in-the-Dark Millipedes
Forget the fireflies, check out these lightning bugs of a different color. SciFri listener Chris Lavin stumbled upon fluorescing blue millipedes during an evening stroll near her home in Canyon, California and sent along video documentation. Glowing-millipede specialist Paul Marek, an entomologist at the University of Arizona, identified the millipedes, and explained what's known about their mysterious glow.(3:57)
Why Spiders Don't Stick To The Web
William Eberhard, of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute and the University of Costa Rica, and colleague Daniel Briceno film spiders in the lab, in the field and under a dissecting microscope to untangle this longstanding arachnological mystery. The secret to not getting stuck? Oily, hairy legs and delicate movements.(2:58)
Environmental Movie: Recycling Computers
Go inside Electronic Recyclers to see how they break down millions of pounds of electronics every month. Everything from computers to cell phones, TVs to Xboxes, comes through their doors to be crushed, shredded, melted down and reused (5:17)
How to Draw Faces : Shading Tips for Drawing Faces
Shading adds depth and interest to drawings of faces and this artist shows how to hold the pencil and use various values to add depth to the drawing.
Beginners French Video Lesson 1 For Beginners In French
This seven minute video provides an introduction into speaking French by providing some basic french words and how to pronounce the word and spell it with proper grammar. It moves very rapidly and so the teacher may have to stop it to confirm understanding.
Milky Way Versus Andromeda As Seen from Earth
From HubbleCast. Scientists have been using Hubble observations to predict the future of the Andromeda Galaxy and the Milky Way. There may be a collision of the two galaxies! (03:53).
Secret Life Of Ice
Look at frozen water through cross-polarized light, and zoom in with a macro lens, and you'll find a colorful and intricate landscape. Edward Aites submitted this video to Science Friday. Aites, a photographer and videographer specializing in time-lapse, said he was looking for something to explore in his studio during the winter months and started playing around with ice. The results are mesmerizing.
Pangaea - Khan Academy
Pangaea - the idea of Pangaea and some of the evidence behind it. (05:58)
Lecture 9: Math. Analysis - Absorption of sequences by sets
The thirteenth class in Dr Joel Feinstein's G12MAN Mathematical Analysis module includes a discussion of the absorption of sequences by sets and the stages by which they absorb the sequences. Further module materials are available for download from The University of Nottingham open courseware site: http://unow.nottingham.ac.uk/resources/resource.aspx?hid=c6c045f6-286d-6b9f-b96c-36a998632fc3 and on iTunes U: http://itunesu.nottingham.ac.uk/albums/71.rss Dr Feinstein's blog may be viewed at: http:
Rusty Rueff: Purdue Alum on Apps, Platforms & Your Life
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MN Business Ethics Award -- Western National Insurance Group
Minnesota business leaders honored three companies with the 2012 Minnesota Business Ethics Award (MBEA) on May 16. Western National Insurance Group is the Medium Company recipient of the MBEA. Stuart Henderson, President and CEO of Western National Insurance Group, accepted the award. The award was announced by David Rodbourne -- Co-Chair of the MBEA Steering Committee and Vice President of the Center for Ethical Business Cultures. Additional recipients are Murphy Automotive (small company cat
Spelling : Woordpakketten 19 tot 26 (Tijd voor Taal 2) Dit zijn oefenbladen om de woordpakketen uit de methode Tijd voor Taal (2de leerjaar) zelfstandig in te oefenen. Deze bladen bevatten oefeningen voor de woordpakketten 19 tot 26. Deze werkbladen behandelen volgende …
Dit zijn oefenbladen om de woordpakketen uit de methode Tijd voor Taal (2de leerjaar) zelfstandig in te oefenen. Deze bladen bevatten oefeningen voor de woordpakketten 19 tot 26.
Deze werkbladen behandelen volgende …
Top 25 Spanish Questions You Need to Know #23 - Whose is this? in Spanish
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You’ve just seen a great Spanish film in Spain and you hardly had to read the English subtitles, so you’re feeling quite proud of yourself. As you leave the cinema, you notice an usher running after you and your friends waving a scarf and yelling something in Spanish. It’s your scarf! [...]
Mission 2110: Angles: An Interactive Game
Students utilize their skills about angles by controlling the Roboidz with their knowledge of angles in this exciting Mission 2110 game. (This link is for an interactive game and may take a few minutes to load.)
States of Matter: An Interactive Game
Students strengthen their knowledge of the states of matter by heating and cooling water to help Deadly 60's Steve survive in the Arctic. ( This link is for an interactive game and make take a few minutes to load.)
Amazing Juggling Finale
4:28 Amazing Juggling Finale by Chris Bliss
Background song is by the Beatles: "Golden Slumbers/Carry that Weight/The End"
Introduction to Subtraction With Regrouping
In this video, a math teacher discusses concepts students need to have in order to master subtraction with regrouping. Correcting the common error of 5-9=4, etc., is discussed , and the importance of students being able to count 18-0 backwards is explained. ( 5:09)
How to Use "Storyjumper" (Make Your Own Children's Book)
This video takes a look at how easy it can be to make your very own children's book using StoryJumper.com. There are lots of backgrounds and images to choose from. There is also an editing tool where you can change size and copy images. You can add text boxes and upload your own photos. This is a great resource to enhance technology instruction and use in the classroom. (6:05)
Jam lives again
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