Sorcery 1.01 - Sorcerer's Apprentices Needed
Sorcerer's Apprentice by Dukas. Piano arrangement on hand-punched paper. A dynamic, magical, mesmerizing piano roll rendition. Performed and interpreted on a player piano from the 1920s. We also performed this music roll on a player organ for a peak experience. Not for the faint-hearted. No Harry, you're at MIT, now.
The Connected Classroom
Informational Video- We live in a connected society. See how that connection must move into the classroom to make sure that our students are ready for the connected society they will join when they leave the classroom.
Questions of analysis and interpretation, logical reasoning, ethical judgement, political liberty and social control: Law at Cambridge allows undergraduates to see law in its historical and social contexts, and to examine its general principles and techniques. Although our course is primarily concerned with English law, there are opportunities to study other legal systems, including civil (Roman) law, EU law, and international law. You can also study theoretical and sociological aspects of law
10.34 Numerical Methods Applied to Chemical Engineering (MIT)
Numerical methods for solving problems arising in heat and mass transfer, fluid mechanics, chemical reaction engineering, and molecular simulation. Topics: numerical linear algebra, solution of nonlinear algebraic equations and ordinary differential equations, solution of partial differential equations (e.g. Navier-Stokes), numerical methods in molecular simulation (dynamics, geometry optimization). All methods are presented within the context of chemical engineering problems. Familiarity with s
The Digestive System
This is a student-created slideshow video about the digestive system. (Musical selections could have been better.) (07:05)
1.561 Motion Based Design (MIT)
This course presents a rational basis for the preliminary design of motion-sensitive structures. Topics covered include: analytical and numerical techniques for establishing the optimal stiffness distribution, the role of damping in controlling motion, tuned mass dampers, base isolation systems, and active structural control. Examples illustrating the application of the motion-based design paradigm to building structures subjected to seismic excitation are discussed.
A Wat Forward: Facing Climate Change
In this short documentary you can explore the global impact of climate change and its devastating effects. Learn what scientists suggest in response to these changes. Run time 07:43
The High School Physics Project: Generating electric energy. Lenses Law makes it difficult to actually generate electricity.
Lady Bird Johnson: Oval Room
In this video clip, President Lyndon Johnson's wife, Lady Bird Johnson, gives the history of the Oval Room, which was where the first official White House reception took place with John and Abigail Adams hosting. (2:51)
Paintings of Rene Magritte
A selection of Rene Magritte's surrealistic paintings. He was a bBelgin artist T that started his career painting in an impressionistic style. The images are set to some very surrealistic music as well which adds to the feel of the paintings.
ISS Update - Feb. 17, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Feb. 17, 2012.
This video plays Beethoven's Moolight Sonata while showing photographs of the composer. (6:21)
Engineering an Empire - The Persians - Part 5of5
Persia became an empire under Cyrus the Great. This History Channel documentary offers information about the evolution of the empire of Persia and is suitable for high school students. Narration by Peter Weller and other scholars.
Projectile Motion (Part 10)
More examples of projectile motion. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his easy, conservsational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Run time: 10:07
ScienceCasts: Fried Planets
Astronomers have caught a red giant star in the act of devouring one of its planets. It could be a preview of what will happen to Earth five billion years from now. (03:32)
The History of Thanksgiving
A short video of the history of Thanksgiving.
Abolishing all Nuclear Weapons
Mr Fraser addressed the current state of nuclear weapons acquisition and distribution and the present danger and opportunities facing the world. He covered the failures in disarmament and non-proliferation and the implications and security challenges nuclear weapons have for Australian Defence policy. Mr Fraser will also discuss the current Rudd Government's initiative of the International Commission on Nuclear Non-proliferations and Disarmament, and what Australia can do to help abolish nuclear
Java1484-Spectrum Analysis using Java, Complex Spectrum and Phase Angle
R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
Prof. Baldwin discusses the complex spectrum and explains the relationship between the phase angle and shifts in the time domain.
Helen Keller Meeting First Lady Grace Coolidge (1926 SILENT Newsreel Footage with Audio Description)
For the first time on YouTube, the DCMP and the University of South Carolina Newsreel Library (www.sc.edu/library/newsfilm/) would like to present rare newsreel footage of Helen Keller meeting First Lady Grace Coolidge. Although no audio was recorded at the meeting, the visual content has been described for viewers who are blind or visually impaired. This video includes descriptions. Run time 02:25.