1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire
The documents selected for this exhibit are primary sources that historians and other researchers study when they write about historical events. They are a selection from the files created or received by Federal agencies in or near San Francisco at the time of the disaster. They contain eyewitness testimony of the damage of the earthquake, the ensuing fires, and the desolation that was left in their wake.
AURA-OMI Tropospheric Ozone over South America and Africa
Auras instruments study tropospheric, or low-level atmospheric chemistry and will monitor of air pollution around the world on a daily basis. Aura measures five of the six "Criteria Pollutants" identified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. In this animation, Aura shows a large concentration ...
Lesson 214: Studying in Brazil Keeping Nine Eyes on the Weather GEOTAIL Spacecraft Homepage How to Study for an English Exam "Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies, Spring 2009" La cigarra y la hormiga This is a modern (extended) version of Aesop’s fable about the cicada and the ant. (The reader is from Spain.) Lesson 55 – Coffee Break Spanish Systems and Subsystems, Basic Facts How Lie Detectors Work Religious Indicators History's Turning Points-1902 AD The Battle for Tsushima History of Australia Slideshow Elements of Chemistry: The Periodic Table Tom Nairn Lecture 2009: Prof. Juergensmeyer - part 4 Sherlock Holmes Museum Aristotle Part 4 History of Ground Hog's Day 100 - BELLUM HELVETICUM - LOWE BUTLER WALKER
In this lesson you’re going to learn some important cases and situations that could help if you need or want to study here in Brazil.
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This classroom activity explains how clouds and pollution in the atmosphere are important to climate, and the need to study whether pollution may be changing Earth's climate in undesirable ways. It introduces NASA's Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) mission. The activity includes building ...
Users can learn about the GEOTAIL spacecraft and its mission to study the Earth's magnetotail. Materials presented include an overview of the project, a diagram of the spacecraft, and a description of the instrument packages carried aboard the satellite.
An instructor gives lots of tips and advice on how to study for an English exam. Some tips she offers are to designate specific blocks of time for studying, allowing plenty of time before the test to absorb the information efficiently and review previous exams, papers and books to study for an English exam.
"This course is designed as an introduction to the interdisciplinary field of Women's and Gender Studies, an academic area of study focused on the ways that sex and gender manifest themselves in social, cultural, and political contexts. The primary goal of this course is to familiarize students with key issues, questions and debates in Women's Studies scholarship, both historical and contemporary. This semester you will become acquainted with many of the critical questions and concepts feminist
We’ll be continuing our study of the preterite tense in this week’s lesson and it’s time to take a look at some irregular verbs: hacer, ir, ver and dar in the preterite, so that you can talk about what you did, where you went, what you saw and more in the past. Members’ Materials | Purchase [...]
NASA Connect segment explaing basic facts about systems and subsystems. The video also introduces the study of Earth System Science. (05:54) The video is slightly blurry at times.
How they work and the pros and cons of its use. This 2:14 minute video shows the problems that occur when used in court. Probably best used with a unit of study on character.
This forth part of the interview to George Gallup refers to the different activities religions groups participate in and to some statistics. He refers to other countries as well and to the ways in which religious group study, for example, the Gospels.
History's Turning Points-1902 AD The Battle for Tsushima
This 25 minute video is very well done. It requires a vocabulary list and a world map as well as one of Japan to best understand the lesson here. The Battle of Tsushima os commonly known as the “Sea of Japan Naval Battle” and was naval history's only decisive sea battle fought by modern steel battleship fleets. This was also the first naval battle in which wireless telegraphy played a role. Tsushima Strait between Korea and sou
A picture based slideshow with captioning of the information about the history of Australia from aboriginal habitation to prison colony to modern nation. The songs in the background and images presented are nearly all reported to be of Australian origin. (9:56)
The periodic table is the most important organizing tool of modern chemistry. This professionally produced program explains the historical development of the table and explains why elements are given specific positions on the Table. The information contained in the squares of the periodic table is discussed, along with electron configurations. The program concludes with a tour of the table illustrating the similarities of blocks of elements.
The topic of the Tom Nairn Lecture 2009 is ‘Global Rebellion: Religious Challenges to the Secular State’ and is presented by Professor Mark Juergensmeyer from the University of California.
Blurring the line between fact and fiction, this six minute video shows the fictional home of Sherlock Homes as created in the Holmes Museum. It is intended to be part of a middle school unit of study:
Instructional Objective: After viewing this video students will be able to describe some of the items and characters from Sherlock Holmes mysteries, and discuss the question "What are the attributes which combine to make a person a world-famous legend?"
Aristotle is one of the most important founding figures in
Western philosophy. He was the first to create a comprehensive system of Western philosophy, encompassing morality and aesthetics, logic and science, politics and metaphysics. Aristotle's views on the physical sciences profoundly shaped medieval scholarship, and their influence extended well into the Renaissance, although they were ultimately replaced by modern physics. In the biological sciences, some of his observations were only
Ever wonder about the history of Groundhog day. Here it is. It is rather interesting, religiously-rooted description with modern music. (Amateur video)
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Keeping Nine Eyes on the Weather
GEOTAIL Spacecraft Homepage
How to Study for an English Exam
"Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies, Spring 2009"
La cigarra y la hormiga This is a modern (extended) version of Aesop’s fable about the cicada and the ant. (The reader is from Spain.)
This is a modern (extended) version of Aesop’s fable about the cicada and the ant. (The reader is from Spain.)
Lesson 55 – Coffee Break Spanish
Systems and Subsystems, Basic Facts
How Lie Detectors Work
History's Turning Points-1902 AD The Battle for Tsushima
History of Australia Slideshow
Elements of Chemistry: The Periodic Table
Tom Nairn Lecture 2009: Prof. Juergensmeyer - part 4
Sherlock Holmes Museum
Aristotle Part 4
History of Ground Hog's Day
100 - BELLUM HELVETICUM - LOWE BUTLER WALKER