Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites
This Web site, created to complement the Hall of Meteorites, looks at these fallen rocks and what they tell scientists about the formation of stars and planets.
Killdeer are birds, and they lay eggs just like all other birds do. Killdeer lay their eggs on the ground, in gravel, on rooftops, or wherever the splotchy pattern of the eggs may be hidden best. The eggshells are hard for added protection.
Honey is produced by bees. Humans collect it and use it in baking, to sweeten tea, and to spread on food.
Honey mesquite plant (Prosopis glandulosa)
The yellow seed pods are the fruit of the honey mesquite plant. While the ovules of the fruit are becoming seeds after fertilization, the flower becomes a fruit pod.
Molecular Classification - Prof. Chris Man (Part 1)
Recent advances in genomic and proteomic technologies have revolutionized our way of classifying diseases. These high-throughput technologies allow the development of powerful and multivariate classifiers to distinguish different diseases or tumors based on their molecular profiles. Molecular classification provides a new way to distinguish histologically similar but molecularly different types of tumors, and hence improves tumor diagnosis and prognosis. In this course, we introduce major concep
Mount Kilimanjaros Vanishing Snow Cap (WMS)
During the last few decades, the permanent snow and ice on the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro has almost completely disappeared, at the rate of about a foot and a half of glacial ice lost per year. This loss is primarily due to increasing average annual temperatures in the region, and scientists are speculating that the glaciers could be completely gone from Kilimanjaro by the year 2015. This ice cap formed more that 11,000 years ago, and 80% of the ice fields have been lost in only the last centur
Routebeschrijving op kaart: "Éliane visite une entreprise"
Op het einde van deze les kun je: Aan de hand van een kaartje een wegbeschrijving reconstrueren. Je leert hoe de juiste richtingsaanwijzingen te geven in het Frans.
Paris en Thalys: een treintabel consulteren
Op het einde van deze les kun je een tabel met reisinformatie lezen en er de informatie uit selecteren die je nodig hebt. Je begint met een oefening op de namen van de maanden en op het lezen van het uur. Dan verwoord je zelf het digitaal genoteerde uur. Tenslotte lees je de treintabel en kiest het juiste antwoord uit de reeks.
What eggsactly is good for you teeth?
Developed for second grade. In this experiment students will learn about the sugar content in foods and the detrimental effects sugar can have on teeth, as well as the importance of dental care. Biology In Elementary Schools is a Saint Michael's College student project. The teaching ideas on this page have been found, refined, and developed by students in a college-level course on the teaching of biology at the elementary level. Unless otherwise noted, the lesson plans have been tried at least
Economic Term Review
This 2:12 is not narrated, but relies on slides to help illustrate major economic and government terms from supply and demand to opportunity cost to command and market economies. A quick overview, but moves too rapidly for most students.
Gestión y difusión de revistas académicas vía Internet
A Spanish speaking video with a 23 minutes summary of a one day workshop (Buenos Aires, June 13th., 2007) about journal management and access in the Web. Workshop for journal editors organized by the Information Center of the National Council of Research in Argentina (CONICET-CAICYT), the Latin American Council of Social Sciences (CLACSO), the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP) and the Public Knowledge Project-Open Journal System of the Simon Fraser and
Great Images in NASA: Planetary Astronomy
This site consists of JPEG images of the planets, including photographs of Jupiter, Mars, Saturn, historic photographs, and artistic illustrations (montages). Links to other parts of the GRIN image library are provided.
WordWorld: Pig's Big Moonlight Feast
In this animated video, Pig is supposed to make a delicious meal for all of his friends by the light of the moon. However, Pig is sick and his friends have to help out. Some of the highlighted word families include ake, ie, orn. WordWorld is an adventure series that makes words tangible by introducing preschoolers to a world of words that come alive right before their eyes. This is a wonderful teaching resource for the early childhood classroom. (10:59)
Who buried the bodies?
Kamila Shamsie, the Pakistani-born author of books including In the City by the Sea and Burnt Shadows, gives a talk as part of the 2014 Wolfson Lecture series on 'New Challenges for South Asian Writing in the 21st Century'.
Fashion & Politics in Postcolonial Argentina
Regina Root discusses her new book "Couture and Consensus: Fashion and Politics in Postcolonial Argentina" (University of Minnesota Press, 2010). Speaker Biography: Regina A. Root is associate professor of Hispanic Studies in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, and a core faculty member of the Environmental Science and Policy and the Global Studies programs at the College of William and Mary. She is the editor of The Latin American Fashion Reader (Berg Publishers, 2005).
Digital Library Object - Oral history of LTG Jack V. Mackmull [interview].
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Digital Library Object - Oral history of BG Jerome von Foust [interview].
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Digital Library Object - Oral history of LTG Henry E. Emerson [interview].
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