Across Southwest Canada at Night
This video was taken by the crew of Expedition 30 on board the International Space Station. The sequence of shots was taken January 25, 2012 from 12:34:11 to 12:36:28 GMT, on a pass from near the border of British Columbia and Washington state, near Vancouver Island, to southern Alberta, near Calgary. The main focus of this video is the Aurora Borealis over Canada, which appears very near the space station during this short video.
DMC TV: American Bank GED Scholarship Donation
American Bank and Nueces County Commissioner Joe A. Gonzalez, or JAG, are joining forces to give area General Education Development certificate graduates a helping hand toward higher education. Together, Trey McCampbell, American Bank's Chief Administrative Officer, and JAG announced a $50,000 endowment from the bank for "The Joe A. Gonzalez 'JAG' Education Is Our Freedom 'GED' College Scholarship Program" on Dec. 4, 2013.
A glimpse into the life, food, and Mardi Gras celebrations of black Creoles in French Louisiana, featuring the stories and music of "Bois Sec" Ardoin and Canray Fontenot. Dry Wood is one of a number of Les Blank's critically acclaimed films on Lousiana life and culture. Hot Pepper, a film on zydeco great Clifton Chenier, is a companion to Dry Wood.
Foodways, Music, African American Culture / South / 1973
Meet our Nurse Ambassadors: Kristina Ludwig, CRNA, MSN
Kristina Ludwig loves new experiences both in her personal and professional lives. She'll tell you one thing is true about recently moving to Baltimore and joining the ranks of our Nurse Anesthetists—it's hasn't been dull yet. View her video to learn more. You can also send your questions to Kristina on our Maryland Nursing Careers Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/marylandnursing Related Links: UMMC Nursing http://www.umm.edu/nursing/index.htm Maryland Nursing Careers Facebook Page h
Electric Vehicles - the race is on
Experiential, hands-on learning is the goal of the WSU Electric Vehicle Team, one of 30 clubs in the College of Engineering and Architecture. Mentored by Kirk Reinkens, students design and build one-person vehicles powered by AC electrical systems. Their skills are tested in nationally recognized Electrathons, where drivers compete to see how fast and far their cars can go in an hour.
David Pruis teaches the latest installment of MA134: Calculus 2 at Grand Rapids Community College.
The Museum Book
This video version of The Museum Book by Jan Mark includes text, narration, and pictures. It is listed on the CoreStandards.org website as part of the suggested reading material for grades 2-3. (06:15)
Bach - Brandenburg Concertos No.4 - ii: Andante
This is a live video of the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra playing Bach's "Brandenburg Concertos No.4 - ii: Andante" in some sort of majestic hall. The picture and sound quality are excellent. Musicians are using period instrumentation to get the authentic tone quality. (3:57)
Force and Acceleration on a Turntable, Part 1
Part of NCSSM Online Physics Collection: This video deals with force and acceleration on a turntable. Part 1 of 2. http://www.dlt.ncssm.edu
"Missing Link" Dinosaur: Feather Color Determined
Scientists have determined the color of a fossilized feather ofArchaeopteryx, a birdlike dinosaur that represents an evolutionary transition between dinosaurs and today's birds.In research partially funded by the National Geographic Society and headed by Ryan Carney of Brown University, investigators used a specialized type of electron microscope to determine the pigmentation of the feather, which they say was black. (2:11)
Dirty Jobs: Slippery Sucker
Ancient fish Lamprey
Fotografie Een kleine bundel ter verkenning van de digitale fotografie. Ze omvat onder andere:
Een kleine bundel ter verkenning van de digitale fotografie. Ze omvat onder andere:
2008 K R Narayanan Oration Why Environmentalism Needs Equity
"Why Environmentalism Needs Equity: Learning from the environmentalism of the poor to build our common future". Ms Sunita Narain, Director of the Centre for Science & Environment; Director of the Society for Environmental Communications; and publisher of the fortnightly magazine 'Down to Earth', has been with the Centre from 1982 and has worked hard at analysing and studying the relationship between environment and development, and at creating public consciousness about the need for sus
Measuring success 3 : the economic impact of six major sports events supported by the world class ev The reports findi
This report was published and made available on the Web by UK Sport in 2005. UK Sport commissioned the Sport Industry Research Centre at Sheffield Hallam University to undertake economic impact studies at six major sports events supported by the National Lottery funded World Class Events Programme. At each event the standard UK Sport methodology was used to calculate the additional expenditure in the host economy which was directly attributable to an event being staged.
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Theories of Learning and Motivation
Theories of Learning and Motivation
Dance Through Time5 Mazurka
Mazurka, a romantic Mid-19th Century Couple Dances, is performed by professional dancers. This brief clip was taken from a longer DVD. (0:46)
Science Bulletins: Tapping In—The Promise of Brain-Computer Interface
For decades, neuroscientists have sought to use electronics to communicate with the brain. Computing and surgical technique have now become sophisticated enough to implant devices directly into neural tissue. In this feature, researchers at Albany Medical Center and the Wadsworth Center at the New York State Department of Health reveal a world where mind and machine merge. Their cutting-edge devices translate brain signals into action, helping people with ALS and other disabilities regain the ab