King Tut Unwrapped: Killer Malaria
In this King Tut Unwrapped video clip, along with his own DNA, King Tut's tissue samples contained genetic markers for the most severe form of malaria that may well have been fatal and a possible reason of death. (1:56)
Spelling Technique for Dyslexic
Most dyslexics have problems with reading and spelling, specifically with phonics , decoding words and remembering how to spell them. This ten minute video shows a parent explaining how she uses this technique and provides examples.
PSYC 234-01, Industrial Psychology, Fall 1998
Besides teaching you the basic concepts of Industrial/Organizational psychology, a major course objective is to give you a detailed picture of what the "company psychologist" does so that you will a) appreciate the difficulty of his/her task, b) be receptive to procedures/innovations proposed by an IO psychologist if you are ever an executive with an IO psychologist as a subordinate, and c) be able to recognize a competent from an incompetent IO psychologist (there are many of the later around).
Lesson #061, Monday The letter combination 'sc', when followed by the vowels i or e, will produce a soft sound, like the English words shoe, shore, share and cash. cuscino = cushion scimmia = monkey sciarpa = scarf pesce = fish The letter combination 'sc', when followed by the vowels a, o or u, will produce a hard sound, like the English words sky, ski, score and scarf. scuola = school tasca = pocket pesca = peach scarpe = shoes scatola = box<
The letter combination 'sc', when followed by the vowels i or e, will produce a soft sound, like the English words shoe, shore, share and cash.
cuscino = cushion
scimmia = monkey
sciarpa = scarf
pesce = fish
The letter combination 'sc', when followed by the vowels a, o or u, will produce a hard sound, like the English words sky, ski, score and scarf.
scuola = school
tasca = pocket
pesca = peach
scarpe = shoes
scatola = box<
Robert's Rules of Order - Mastering the 3 Most Important Motions
This seven minute video offer tips on mastering the 3 most important motions used in most meetings that use Robert's Rules of Order. A good overview of the basics.
Meet Nadja Drost: La Toma Miners' Gold Wars
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/colombia-cauca-gold-mining-conflict-government-resistance Afro-Colombians in La Toma's mining community are struggling to stay in control of the gold. As mining titles are being granted to Colombian and international mining outfits, miners are beginning to defy outsiders mining on their territories, yet with a price. The miners are in danger of death threats and assassinations for their resistance. Nadja Drost's report on mining in Colombia is par
Les elections presidentielles francaises de 2012
Les elections presidentielles francaises de 2012.
RSC Public Seminars 2012: Climate Change and Organisational Change in UNHCR and IOM
RSC Public Seminar series of Hilary Term 2012 Podcast from the Refugee Studies Centre's Public Seminar Series on 'Critical Approaches to Environmental Displacement' convened by Dr Alexander Betts. This podcast was recorded on Wednesday 29 February 2012 at the Oxford Department of International Development, University of Oxford. The seminar was delivered by Nina Hall, University of Oxford.
Art Matters Festival 2012
http://concordia.ca/now | http://artmattersfestival.org/ The 12th edition of North America's largest student-run arts festival will feature13 exhibition to entice Montrealers to discover the talent emerging from Concordia's multidisciplinary artistic community spearheaded by the Faculty of Fine Arts. The event runs from March 2 to 16 - http://artmattersfestival.org/
Dancing Princess - POP
Catch this Super WHY! clip as Princess Presto uses her spelling powers to help get the princess down from the sky by popping the balloons that are keeping her up there! Along with the help of the viewers, Princess Presto sounds out and spells the word P-O-P and gets the princess down safely. (2:06)
Romulus & Remus
This is cartoon animation of the story of Romulus & Remus. According to the roman mythology, the founders of Rome were Romulus and Remus. The twin-brothers were the supposed sons of the god Mars and the priestess Rhea Silvia. (06:55)
Cómo era Rusia antes y después de la Revolución Rusa - en español
Antes de la revolución, la sociedad rusa estaba compuesta de 120
millones de personas, de los cuales: 100 millones eran campesinos
pobres, la nobleza era dueña de las haciendas agrícolas y la clase media no existía. Después de la revolución, desaparece la nobleza y la clase obrera se enriquece. (3:00)
Slam Poet Gayle Danley
International slam poet champion, Gayle Danley, breaks it down at the Artist Showcase and Family Festival. (08:50)
Brave New Voices - Team Albuquerque
This clip is from the HBO series called "Brave New Voices." This is Team Albuquerque - and is titled "Public Schools." (01:03)
The TV show is described as follows by the producer:
"We all have a well of creativity inside of us. This show will help
unlock your inner poet." - Executive Producer, Russell Simmons
Meet Stephanie Hanes: A Global Look at Statelessness
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/stateless-citizenship-nationality-kenya-bangladesh-dominican-republic Pulitzer Center grantee Stephanie Hanes explains the difficulties confronted by stateless population—people who have no citizenship rights—and how they are distinguished from refugees. Using Kenya, Bangladesh and the Dominican Republic as a lens to look into this worldwide phenomenon of statelessness, Hanes emphasizes diversity within stateless people who are individualized b
Meet Greg Constantine: The Stateless Rohingya in Myanmar and Bangladesh
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/stateless-citizenship-nationality-kenya-bangladesh-dominican-republic Reporting from Bangladesh, Pulitzer Center grantee Greg Constantine discusses a web of issues faced by the Rohingya community—an ethnic minority group stripped off citizenship in Myanmar (Burma)—that exemplifies the consequences of statelessness worldwide. Constantine has been documenting the issue of statelessness for the past six years, exposing the impact the denial of cit
Brad Jones on Commercial Crew Program Partner Integration
NASA Public Affairs Officer Kyle Herring talks with Brad Jones, deputy manager for the Partner Integration Office of the Commercial Crew Program.
Sarah Waechter, Partner Manager for Excalibur Almaz Inc.
NASA Public Affairs Officer Kyle Herring talks with Sarah Waechter, partner manager for Excalibur Almaz Inc., on the status of the Space Act Agreement. Excalibur Almaz is one of seven partners associated with the Commercial Crew Program.
Orion: Exploration Flight Test-1 Animation (with narration by Jay Estes)
This animation depicts the proposed test flight of the Orion spacecraft in 2014. During the test, which is called Exploration Flight Test-1 (EFT-1), Orion will launch from Cape Canaveral, Fla., perform two orbits, reaching an altitude higher than any achieved by a spacecraft intended for human use since 1973, and then will re-enter and land in the Pacific Ocean off the west coast of the United States. Narration by Jay Estes, Deputy for flight test integration in the Orion program.
Oneironaut by Catherine Chandler (poetry reading)
An oneironaut must be one who navigates through dreams. Oneiromancy means interpreting the meaning of dreams, perhaps in order to predict the future. Many engineers and mathematicians have experienced the phenomenon of waking-up with a solution to a problem from the day before. The mind obviously works on problems while we are asleep. Reason and intelligence are only one aspect of thinking and problem solving; there is also intuition: solutions just come to the mind. We don't know where our