China accounting: PCAOB Chair on China audit talks
July 25 - Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Chairman James Doty discusses a deal towards more oversight over Chinese accounting firms.
Vietnam War: History and Key Dates
This 5:53 minute video reviews the main causes and events in the Vietnam War, the longest and one of the most unpopular wars in the history of the United States. Good insights are images are provided. Also shows the escalation of the war by the support of the United States. It does not mention the intervention by other countries. At best an overview.
Certificacion de Turismo Responsable
A lecture on sustainable tourism delivered in Spanish.
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Teaching 4 Square (Writing) In 1st Grade
Teacher made video to help other teachers teach the 4 Square Writing Technique. The 5 steps are Categorizing (Topic), Feelings, State a Reason, Write a Paragraph, and Adding Details. There are lots of student examples! (13:55)
The Discoveries of Stars By the Hubble Telescope
The Discoveries of Stars By the Hubble Telescope - Learn about the discovery of several stars in space and black holes by the Hubble space telescope. (03:27)
What is an Adverb?
This computer-animated video defines adverbs and shows many examples of adverbs used in sentences. The video also explains that many adverbs end in -ly, and adjectives can also be changed to adverbs by adding the letters -ly ( patient, patiently). ( 4:06)
"The Alphabet Song"- Introduce the Alphabet
Each word is introduced showing the uppercase letter on a handwriting line. The song says for example "S" is for sunshine that makes the flowers grow". Pictures are shown that match letter and words appear at bottom of screen. This is a good resource to introduce the alphabet to young students. It would also be useful for remediation and for special education students. (2:11)
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Hand-hacking helps budding musicians
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Uncertainty and Entrepreneurship Valles Marineris Flyover (Long Version) Wall St. hopes for last minute deal 100,000 attend Oslo anti-violence rally Orphaned gorillas returned to DRC World's longest table seats 550 diners Taiwanese get upside-down perspective Piracy on the rise in West Africa Breakingviews: U.S. debt deal likely -- so is debt downgrade Europe Day Ahead: U.S. debt standoff supports safe haven bid
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This view of Valles Marineres was constructed by combining the Viking color texture with MOLA altimetry data. There is no vertical exaggeration applied to the surface displacement.
July 25 - Stock prices fell, bond yields rose and gold hit a record high, but the market's response to the threat of a U.S. default or credit downgrade was not as severe as feared. Conway G. Gittens reports.
July 25 - At least 100,000 people, many carrying white or red roses, rallied in Oslo on Monday to show support for victims of attacks that killed 76 people. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
July 25 - Rwandan government officials return six orphaned baby gorillas to the DRC after various foiled poaching attempts by Rwandan and Congolese smugglers. Nick Rowlands reports.
July 25 - Singapore builds the world's longest table in an attempt to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. Tara Cleary reports.
July 25 - Hundreds gather in Taiwan to perform simultaneous handstands to encourage people to actualize their dreams. Tara Cleary reports.
Jul.25 - After two tankers are attacked by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea in a week, analysts fear that piracy could be on the rise in West Africa. Ruairidh Villar reports
July 25 - Reuters Breakingviews columnists and Reuters Economics Editor Bill Schomberg say debt deadlock in Washington won't last, but the U.S. may lose its coveted AAA rating.
July 25 - The bid is back behind safe havens as the US debt standoff between Democrats and Republicans continues. Meanwhile, oil slides on concern over the economic impact of any US default.
Valles Marineris Flyover (Long Version)
Wall St. hopes for last minute deal
100,000 attend Oslo anti-violence rally
Orphaned gorillas returned to DRC
World's longest table seats 550 diners
Taiwanese get upside-down perspective
Piracy on the rise in West Africa
Breakingviews: U.S. debt deal likely -- so is debt downgrade
Europe Day Ahead: U.S. debt standoff supports safe haven bid