ISS Update: Weekly Recap for Jan. 11, 2013
The International Space Station recap video for the week of Jan. 7-11, 2013.
Redesign of SPAN 1B-N, PA S. R. 0095 Segment 0300 using ductile-hybrid fiber reinforced polymer reba
The deterioration of transportation facilities has become a major concern in todayâ s society due to their age and increased use. Many existing bridges require rehabilitation to their concrete bridge decks and even new bridges will require repair or replacement within fourteen years of construction. These conditions are the result of the use of steel reinforcement in the concrete, which despite its high strength, ductility, low cost, and availability, is highly susceptible to corrosion. The ne
Sound Blending - Method #1 for Short Vowel Words
This video illustrates the three steps in synthetic sound blending words with short vowels. (1:04)
Atoms, Isotopes, Ions, and Molecules: The Building Blocks
By the end of this section, you will be able to:
Prof. Dr. Stefano Cavazza: Rezensieren in Italien: Erfahrungen und Überlegungen
Tagung "Wissenschaftskommunikation im digitalen Zeitalter" (21.01.2011, Historisches Kolleg, München)
President Obama Launches Partnership at CMU
President Barack Obama launched a major manufacturing initiative from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. The Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP) brings together major U.S. manufacturers and top U.S. universities. Watch the video of his speech, from CMU's National Robotics Engineering Center, which came on the heels of the launch of CMU's Greenlighting Startups initiative — aimed at accelerating the university's already impressive record of turning campus innovations into new busin
French-Expressing the Recent Past Using The Verb Venir
In this video we hear and see the forms of the verb venir and we see how to use it with preposition de + infinitive to express the near past, something that just happened.
French Lesson Week 3- Leçon2 [Reflexive Verbs]
Lesson 2 of week 3 examines the use of reflexive verbs, and gives examples of how to use them, including proper pronoun use, and word order. Gives the link to the word document with the class files. (9:35)
Duke Medicine Profiles: Philip Omotosho, MD
Get to know Duke Medicine's weight loss surgeons. Learn more about Philip Omotosho, MD, at http://www.dukemedicine.org/find-doctors-physicians/philip-omotosho-md
Sociology - What is Socialization?
Learn about socialization and some of the aspect and concepts of socialization in this short video. English subtitles on the left side help to underscore points. (01:24)
Dava J. Newman || Smart Suits to Enable Astronaut Exploration of Mars || Radcliffe Institute
Scan-Model-Innovate-Make-Explore! This talk by Dava J. Newman presents advanced spacesuit concepts for human exploration of Mars as well as how these smart technologies can be used here on earth to enable enhanced locomotion. To learn more about the smart clothes science lecture series at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, visit www.radcliffe.harvard.edu.
Tim and Moby Explain Black Holes
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and computer animation to explain what the black hole is. Key vocabulary words also include: Milky Way, gravitational pull, event horizon,and space-time. Run time 04:54.