"Human Rights and the Arts: Guantanamo in the Theater" (video)
A talk by Gillian Slovo, co-author of the play "Guantanamo: 'Honor-Bound to Defend Freedom.'" South African-born Gillian Slovo has published a family memoir and ten novels, including Ice Road, which was short-listed for the Orange Prize. From the Human Rights Distinguished Lecturer Ser
IPL: Free radicals spark the fires of inflammation
"Free radicals spark the fires of inflammation", Professor Tony Kettle's IPL, Wednesday 13 March 2013
Marmots in the back country of Colorado
Marmots are in the same family as squirrels, prairie dogs, and chipmunks but are the largest rodent of the group. Marmots are mistaken for prairie dogs because they have similar colored fur, small tails, and a rounded head.
Corn gravitropism versus phototropism
Gravitropism is the turning or growing in a different direction of a plant in response to gravity. Phototropism is the turning or growing in a different direction of a plant in response to light. The seedlings in this video can't turn fully toward the light because of their response to gravity.
Pacific ocean off the coast of California
Open ocean water has lower nutrient concentrations than intertidal zones and wetlands due to much of the ocean that does not receive sunlight. Open ocean water is much colder and provides less vegetation and physical structures for use as shelter.
Digital Earth Workbench: Viewing Terrain Height
The Digital Earth Workbench is an interactive application that runs on a SGI Onyx Infinite Reality system and is controlled by an Immersive Workbench, tracked stereo glasses, and a tracked wand. The application allows an unprecedented freedom to roam georeferenced datasets at multiple resolutions and timescales. This animation is one of a series of direct screen captures of the application in operation. The occasional menu appearance denotes direct intervention by the operator to add or delete d
Mt. Etna Erupts and Terra-MODIS Captures It
MODIS captures Mt. Etna's Plume and Smoke Trail
Lake Effects of Lake Michigan, faster push-in
Todays SeaWiFS image of Lake Michigan shows a lake effect where clear dry air moves eastward as it traverses the lake and forming dense clouds by the time it reaches the Michigan shore.
TAO-TRITON Array: Multi-animations of Buoy Locations
This series of animations was developed for a PBS NOVA episode on El Nino-La Nina.
Global Hybrid Versus MHD Modeling of the Magnetosphere: Density and Magnetic Field
This series of animations compares a two-dimensional global hybrid simulation with an magnetohydrodynamic model of the interaction of the solar wind with the Earths magnetosphere.
Mt. Pinatubo 10th Anniversary Perspective (Stills)
This recent false color Landsat-7 image, from January 2001, shows Mt. Pinatubo as it stands today. The caldera is seen in the middle of the image, underneath clouds. Ten years after the blast, vegetation is re-growing on the slopes of the mountain (in green.) Streams of mud, called lahars, (resulting from ash from the eruption mixing with water- seen as the lighter sediment) continue to flow down the sides of the mountains, as well as channels of water (darker streams). However, as vegetation gr
Great Collection of Interactive Reading Activities I came across E-reading worksheets today and will definitely be using it with my own class as it has a huge collection of reading activities for all major text typ
I came across E-reading worksheets today and will definitely be using it with my own class as it has a huge collection of reading activities for all major text typ
We are the champions! Hoe benoem ik de verschillende spelelementen van een voetbalwedstrijd
Op het einde van deze les kun je de noodzakelijke zaken verstaan en zeggen om een partijtje voetbal te spelen.
I would like to book a table for two..
Op het einde van deze les kun je een restaurant reserveren en de reservatie zo nodig laten aanpassen.
Lucio Battisti, un cantautore italiano
Op het einde van deze unit kun je informatie over een Italiaanse groep, hun repertoire of een concert begrijpen.
Travelphone travelling recommendation
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to understand verbal instructions about taking medical precaution.
Verbetering van de tijdskredietregeling
At the end of this unit: You can write a reaction to a pamphlet. When performing this task: you have to use background information. you have to formulate a personal opinion.
eet gezond, eet bio - in het Frans een dialoog begrijpen over gezond eten
Op het einde van deze les kun je een dialoog begrijpen over diëten.
L'inquilino e le spese condominiali: renting a house
In this section you will be given various listening exercises about renting a house or apartment.
Belbussen in Limburg
Op het einde van deze opdracht kan de student telefonisch plaatsen reserveren op de belbus. In enkele voorgaande oefeningen zoekt de student in een folder informatie op over de belbus en bereidt hij het telefoongesprek voor door de juiste gegevens te verzamelen.