Example 1 : Multi-Step Equation - Khan Academy
Salman Khan turns a rational equation into a linear equation in three minutes.
Climate Change and the Australian Reform Agenda
This lecture is the ninth annual Sir Leslie Melville Lecture presented by the Australian National University. The introduction of an emissions trading scheme in Australia constitutes a significant economic reform. Unlike other key reforms with such a broad impact across the economy, there has not been a broad consensus within the economics profession on the merits of this reform or the general approach to how it should be implemented. In part this is due to the complex and multidimensional natur
An Integrated approach for 3D simulation of construction sequence
In order to eliminate design-related problems and to ease planning difficulties, a new integrated approach is required to manage and present design and construction information. This paper examines the feasibility of integrating design and construction scheduling information produced by 'industry standard' software. It describes the structure of a prototype which has been developed to generate a 3D simulation model for the cons
CTPI: Exploring Youth Justice: Progress and Possibilities
Chaired by Professor Murray Rae, Head of the Department of Theology and Religion, this is a panel discussion with Judge Andrew Becroft, Principal Youth Court Judge, Professor Mark Henaghan, Dean of the Faculty of Law, Professor Chris Marshall, Victoria University, Wellington and Dr Shayne Walker, Department of Sociology, Gender and Social Work. One often hears laments about the loss of moral standards and the high rates of criminal offending among youth. In fact, however, rates of youth offendin
Implications of resource management in La Parguera, Puerto Rico (The)
A recent rezoning of La Parguera, southwest Puerto Rico, as a tourist zone has resulted in an imbalance between development and appropriate resource management. Development associated with tourism is destroying the sub-tropical dry forest and adding pressure on the marine resources through increased boat traffic and marine structures. Declining water quality and benthic community health are two of the impacts seen in La Parguera associated with these land use changes. This study is three-fold. F
STS-135 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 13
A video recap of flight day 13 of the STS-135 mission of space shuttle Atlantis to the International Space Station.
21W.784 Becoming Digital: Writing about Media Change (MIT)
"Becoming Digital" traces the change in practice, theory and possibility as mechanical and chemical media are augmented or supplanted by digital media. These changes will be grounded in a semester length study of "reports from the front." These reports, found and introduced by students throughout the semester, are the material produced by and about soldiers and civilians on the battlefield from the introduction of wet photography during the Crimean and Civil Wars to contempor
Global Reaction to US Credit Downgrade
Krannert School of Management Assoc. Prof. Xiaoyan Zhang discusses the global reaction to the U. S. credit downgrade.
Introduction Anatomy Physiology (01:01): What Is Life?
The first lesson in the FREE Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology lesson found on mrfordsclass.net. This video takes a look at the characteristics that all life has in common. If you want to see more anatomy and physiology videos be sure to check out the completely FREE Lesson 01: Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology tutorial on my website mrfordsclass.net.
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz2
Interactive quiz explaining requiring the student to calculate the time required to carry out excavation work (see also quiz 1 and video).
Veggie Tales - Sheerluck Holmes and the Golden Ruler prt 3 This video shows the value of friendship and of being considerate of others. The main feature stars Larry the Cucumber as Sheerluck Holmes and his sidekick Bob the Tomato as Watson; together they are London's crack crime-solving team. But Sheerluck starts to take credit for all the duo's achievements, leaving Watson to stew in his own juices. When Watson sulks off, Sheerlock faces just what a pickle t
This video shows the value of friendship and of being considerate of others. The main feature stars Larry the Cucumber as Sheerluck Holmes and his sidekick Bob the Tomato as Watson; together they are London's crack crime-solving team. But Sheerluck starts to take credit for all the duo's achievements, leaving Watson to stew in his own juices. When Watson sulks off, Sheerlock faces just what a pickle t
Have an Explosive 4th of July from The GiggleBellies!
In this cute video the GiggleBellies elephant, Peanuts, celebrate the 4th of July by popping fireworks from his snout. Students will enjoy watching this colorful, fun video (0:57).
Cells Song from They Might Be Giants
This professionally-made music video from They Might Be Giants combines clever cartoons with catchy lyrics to help students learn about cells. Some of the lyrics include, "Life is made out of cells – and cells make copies of themselves. And they make copies of themselves – and they make copies of themselves. Different cells have different jobs - but they all have one thing in common.
Inside of every cell is a twisted ladder – a recipe for life called DNA
Word. World. 2012 (MFA Program in Writing Thesis Presentations)
Presented by the MFA Program in Writing Recorded Friday, March 30, 2012, in Timken Lecture Hall at the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts Info: 415.551.9237 or email@example.com Visit cca.edu/academics/graduate/writing Poetry, prose, and writings in between by graduate students in the MFA Program in Writing. Celebrating 10 years of literary excellence! Featured Students Jeff Von Ward Jessica Chrastil Fia Maxwell Jason R Jimenez Erin H. Heath Anthony Dimitry Steven Trull
Poroshenko pushes for peace
Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko calls for a truce in eastern Ukraine. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputa
Semantic Interpretation of Architectural Drawings
The paper reviews the needs and issues of automatically interpreting architectural drawings into building model representations. It distinguishes between recognition and semantic interpretation and reviews the steps involved in developing such a conversion capability, referring to the relevant literature and concepts. It identifies two potentially useful components, neither of which has received attention. One is the development of a syntactically defined drafting language. The other is a strate
Poet Robert Bly and Activist Grace lee Boggs
The poetry of Robert Bly has touched on spiritual insights and deep truths about American culture. With more than 30 books, including the National Book Award-winning THE lIGHT AROUND THE BODY, Bly also became known for co-founding American Writers Against the Vietnam War in 1966. His 1990 work IRON JOHN: A BOOK ABOUT MEN is an international bestseller which has been translated into many languages. Also on the program activist and philosopher Grace lee Boggs, who has taken part in some of the
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
Royal couple celebrate Canada day
July 1 - The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrate Canada day with a crowd of more than 300,000 people. Deborah Gembara reports.
11.701 Introduction to International Development Planning (MIT)
This introductory survey course is intended to develop an understanding of key issues and dilemmas of planning in non-Western countries. The issues covered by the course include state intervention, governance, law and institutions in development, privatization, participatory planning, decentralization, poverty, urban-rural linkages, corruption and civil service reform, trade and outsourcing and labor standards, post-conflict development and the role of aid in development.