Collecting Invertebrates with a Beating Tray
Short video introducing and illustrating the collection of insects and other invertebrates using a beating tray. Aimed at students without previous field experience of insect sampling techniques.
Dissolved Oxygen Measurement in Flowing Water
Short video introducing and illustrating field based measurement of dissolved oxygen in a stream. Aimed at students without previous field experience of water quality sampling.
Measuring Photosynthetically Active Radiation
Short video introducing and illustrating the measurement of PAR in standing water. Aimed at students without previous field experience of measuring the physical environment in water.
Water Conductivity Measurement in Flowing Water
Short video introducing and illustrating the measurement of water conductivity in flowing water. Aimed at students without previous field experience of measuring the physical environment in water.
Pond Net Sampling in Standing Water
Short video introducing and illustrating the collection of invertebrates using pond nets in standing water. Aimed at students without previous field experience of freshwater invertebrate sampling techniques.
Small Mammal Trapping
Short video introducing and illustrating the collection capture of small mammals using Sherman traps. Aimed at students without previous field experience of mammal sampling techniques.
Surber Sampling in Streams
Short video introducing and illustrating the collection of invertebrates using surber sampler. Aimed at students without previous field experience of freshwater invertebrate sampling techniques.
Sweep netting for invertebrates on ground vegetation
Short video introducing and illustrating the collection of insects and other invertebrates using sweep nets. Aimed at students without previous field experience of insect sampling techniques.
The Body Economic: why austerity kills [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr David Stuckler | The Body Economic puts forward a radical proposition. Austerity, it argues, is seriously bad for your health. We can prevent financial crises from becoming epidemics, but to do so, we must acknowledge what the hard data tells us: that, throughout history, there is a causal link between the strength of a community's health and its social protection systems. Now and for generations to come, our commitment to the building of fairer, more equal societies will determin
Your final year project and your future career plans
Getting you to think tactically about choosing your final year project so that you can use it to improve your employability in the field of your choice on completion of your degree.
Microscopy with light and electrons
This is a third edition of the Electron Microscopy and Analysis textbook, which was published by Taylor and Francis Books UK in 2001 (ISBN 0748409688). It deals with several sophisticated techniques for magnifying images of very small objects by large amounts - especially in a physical science context. Consisting of seven chapters, presented as separate files the resource incorporates questions and answers in each chapter for ease of learning. Equally as relevant for material scientists and bios
Issues with re-using medical images in UK HE settings: an OER view
Presentation by Suzanne Hardy, Senior Advisor (Information)(November 2009) at JISC Medical Images Workshop, London. The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) announced an initial £5.7 million of funding for pilot projects that will open up existing high-quality education resources from UK higher education institutions to the world. The Higher Education Academy and JISC are working in partnership to deliver 12-month pilot projects - formally launched in April 2009.
The Importance of Virtual Environments in the Design of Electronic Games and Their Relevance to Arch
Ever increasing complexity in architectural design and the need to deliver a cost effective solution requires the employment and adoption of innovative design methods. Although technological changes have entered the field of architecture at a slower pace, the recent adoption of 3D modelling, Virtual Environment and multimedia represent significant changes in architectural design, visualisation and presentation. These now include tools for conceptualisation, design synthesis, design presentation,
Green Cotton Sundress
Cotton sundress; probably a child's. Narrow straps with buttons, hook and eye fastenings at back, shaped bodice with a sash. Skirt gathered at waist. Green diamond check pattern with fairytale freize along the bottom of skirt.. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Renwick Gymnasium, Pomona College
The exterior of Renwick Gymnasium with several small palm trees near the entrance. Three men in bow ties stand in the doorway.
The OCEP collection is a comprehensive set of resources to help develop employability skills among undergraduates.The resources can be used across all subject areas and come in a variety of forms including student activities, examples of assessments, module learning and teaching materials etc. The resource is fully searchable and will be added to over time.
French Navy Crepe Dress with Yoke-Effect Embroidery
French navy crepe dress; small collar to round neck. Embroidered self-coloured detail to give yoke-effect. Three-quarter length sleevesfinished in fold-back cuffs with single self-covered button trim. Bodice is loosely gathered to waist; skirt has two unpressed pleats to centre front. Short metal zips to back neck and left hand side; belt loops in same fabric (belt missing). Bodice is pleated into waist either side of centre back. Label 'Dominant Dorma Fitting'. Date: 1940 - 1949 - from the The
Nova 111FX Camera
Small oblong camera, in original packaging. In black plastic housing with silver metal front marked 110FX nova in black caracters. Top has silver panel with orange button and marked Made in Singapore also metal hook to support flashcube (missing). Black arrow at side to move panle to allow loading of film and also a small sight. Black corded strap to side attached by clip. Box marked Nova FX110 Pocket 110 Camera W/Flashcube Attachment and rainbow diagonal motifs. Box base: Worldwide Distributors
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes
Images of 2D shapes with formula for calculating area square, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, parallelogram, pythagorean theorem, circle, circular sector, circular ring
"Black designs on gray slip with red band below lower framing lines; black rim with break in line breaks in framing lines also; clouding on bottom interior center of bowl has heart-like design. Good [condition] -- some chipping of paint on rim and exterior design; two chips interior"-- Description from the Museum catalog.,Gift by John A. Morgan, 2002