SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Jamie Purcell
By: tcarrasc Physical and Chemical Properties of the Winterhaven Metavolcanic Member: Implications for Igneous Petrogenesis Jamie Purcell B.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. Gary Girty -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT Lying in southeastern California between Indian Pass and Picacho State Recreation Area is the ~440 m thick, Jurassic Winterhaven Formation. This unit has been metamorphos
The Search for D H Lawrence
Emeritus Professor John Worthen in conversation with Dr Andrew Harrison, Director of the University of Nottingham's D H Lawrence Research, discusses the question of Lawrence and biography in the context of the Lakeside exhibition 'The Many Lives of D H Lawrence'.
Pluripotent Stem Cells: Medical Dream or Ethical Nightmare?
Dr Paul Fairchild : Seminar
Picker of plums and cherries.
The video shows the function of a mechanical picker of plums and cherries in the field.
Faculty Seminar: Creating Chaos in Haydn’s The Creation
Watch video of Melanie Lowe’s talk that explores the aesthetics of the impossible in Joesph Haydn’s most sublime work. In 1797 Haydn completed what was immediately hailed as his greatest work, The Creation.This enormous piece scored for solo singers, chorus, and orchestra opens with nothing short of a musical impossibility—the sound of infinite nothingness. What follows wouldkeep reading »
Interview on 'Voices from the Edge' radio show
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How Does Cancer Spread Throughout the Body?
How Does Cancer Spread Throughout the Body?. Part of the series: Cancer Facts. Cancer spreads throughout the body by being metastasized and moving throughout the lymphatic system. Find out how cancer cells steal nutrients from organs in the body with information from this doctor.
Celebrities in Politics
In a Path to the Podium video, see how celebrities get involved in politics. While some celebrities stump for causes or candidates, the celebrities in this video take it to the next level by holding political office. (2:48)
Starfish attacks sea urchin
How to eat a sea urchin. Amazing attack of sea urchin seen in Lanzarote, Puerto del Carmen. (00:38)
Composting in India.
An educational video that shows step by step the compost preparation in India. Furthermore explains how to use compost in the cultivations.
Authors@Google: Julie Clow
Former Googler Julie Clow visited Google on May 16, 2012 to talk about her book The Work Revolution: Freedom and Excellence for All. About the book: We live in a new age of global companies, hyper-access to information, and accessibility to tools that enable us to bring any idea life. Strangely, our workplaces are lagging behind the promise of this open and collaborative world. Most organizations are rule-based, top-down, dreary environments optimized for conformity and little else. The Work Re
Secret Lives of Flowers (Interactive)
In this interactive, take a peek at the colorful world of plant reproduction (asexual reproduction).
The iPhone 5
This five minute video is about Apples iPhone 5 and what may happen in the future. The video can be used for career research and to have students think about the future of these devises and their impact on society.
Rocky Coasts (Interactive)
Tides, currents, shelf slope, and geologic history all influence how coastline features are broken down or built up. However, more than any other factors, wave energy and coastal rock type influence the erosional processes that shape rocky coastlines. In this interactive resource adapted from the National Park Service, learn about sea stacks, fjords, and other features that characterize rocky coasts in some of America's national parks.
Ecological farm design for pest management in organic vegetable production webinar.