April Fool's Day History
The history of April Fool's Day narrated by Doug Johnson from American Mosaic. The images were collected from Google and a male narrator is heard in the background. (03:59)
J.S. Bach: Glory to God Alone
Glory to God Alone: The Life of J.S. Bach is an award winning introduction to the great composer. Awarded the DeRose-Hinkhouse Memorial Award for best in class, the video features scenes from Eisenach, Ohrdruf, Weimar, Kothen, Muhlhausen and of course, Leipzig and showcases insights from noted J. S. Bach scholars Christoph Wolff, Robin Leaver and guitar virtuoso Christopher Parkening.
Chopin Polonaise in A-flat major, Op. 53 performed by Vladimir Horowitz
This is a live stage performance of Vladimir Horowitz performing in Musikverein, Vienna, Austria on May 31, 1987. The picture is decent quality, but the sound quality is excellent. (7:25)
Chopin's Nocturne in C Minor
This is Valentina Igoshina playing Chopin's "Nocturne in C Minor," Op. 48, No. 1. This is actually a clip from a movie The Mystery of Chopin (which is why Ms. Igoshina is in a period costume). (6:09)
Show Me the Money- (children's coin song by Jack Hartmann)
This two minute musical video uses graphics and a song to help the students understand the value of coins as relative to other coins.
How Money is Printed
This 2:47 video shows students how the nation's currency is made at the US Mint. The video shows there's more to money than money such as chemists, inks, artists, engravers, presses, counterfeiting and Secret Service Agents. The video shows the math and science behind making money.
Basics of economics: Gaps in the Market
This professional video discusses the gaps in the market where there is no real competition. Security and education are often not trusted
to the market. The market often neglects social and environmental
supply and demand curves
An explanation of supply and demand curves and equilibrium point by a teacher/professor using a whiteboard. The explanation is good and the quality is good.
Historias de un raton - El sueño de una noche de verano (P1) (Disney Cartoon)
Original Disney Cartoon in Spanish- En la antigua Atenas, Minnie esta comprometida para casarse con Donald, pero ella quiera mas a Mickey, y cuando Goffy lo echiza por error Mickey se enamora de Daysi...
Mickey Maestro (Disney Cartoon)
Original Disney Cartoon- ESSE DESENHO É O RESPONSÁVEL PELA EXPLOSÃO QUE ACONTECEU NA MINHA MENTE NA MINHA INFÂNCIA, E QUE ME FEZ APRECIAR A MÚSICA CLÁSSICA
Introduction to Heredity
In this video, Sal Khan discusses heredity and classical genetics, dominant and recessive traits, plus heterozygous and homozygous genotypes. Mr. Khan uses the Paint Program (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education.
Classical vs. Transgenic Breeding
This video segment from FRONTLINE/NOVA: "Harvest of Fear" discusses the genetic consequences of both classical (traditional) breeding and genetic engineering of crop plants. While classical breeding combines thousands of genes between individuals of the same species, genetic engineering combines one or a few selected genes between individuals of the same -- or, in some cases, different -- species. Closed captioning included. Run time 03:11.
History Channel-History of Alabama
Video is from the History Channel series, "States". Video gives interesting information about the state and some famous people who came from there. Football and entertainers are discussed. The first trolley, first open heart surgery, the first rocket that put man on the moon came from Alabama. George Wallace's speech highlights are shown. Video shows interesting sites and pictures. The video explains that Alabama was the fourth state to leave the Union and how the activitie
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Recorded on 2/8/12
Rejection of the Father - new subs
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17.951 Special Graduate Topic in Political Science: Political Behavior (MIT)
This graduate seminar provides an examination of mass and elite political behavior in the United States, with an emphasis on political participation, political inequality, elections, voting behavior, and political organizations.
War and peace. Leo Tolstoy Part 10
A 1956 movie version of Leo Tolstoy's literary masterpiece, War and
Peace, . This epic tale takes place during Napoleon's invasion of
Russia. part 1
The Language of Mathematics (35): Why Two Negatives Make a Positive
The quick and simple answer to why a negative and a negative makes a positive in the language of mathematics is along the same lines as to why a double negative is a positive in the English language. Explore this further so that you can fully understand its implications. [NOTE: I will not post session 36 as the music included with the video is too explicit for the WatchKnow community.)
How To Quickly Change Directions on the Soccer Field
Soccer Coach Sean Carlisle demonstrates an effective footwork drill for learning how to quickly change direction on the soccer field during a game. (1:30)
How to Shoot a Basketball Jump Shot
Shooting a jump shot is the topic of this 1:20 video and shows the importance of form, balance, and follow through. The video does not use slow motion and moves very rapidly.