Northeastern Graduate Commencement 2012 - Full Ceremony
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"April Rain Song" by Langston Hughes
This is a short video of the poem "April Rain Song", written and recited by Langston Hughes. (00:34)
Listening, speaking, vocabulary: How much do these food products cost please?
After this lesson you can ask for information about the price of food products and order them in a shop.
2012 Horizon report: Educational Technologies over the next five years. Each year, the Horizon
Each year, the Horizon
An Overview on the Therapeutics of Hypertension
This module provides an animation on an overview of therapeutics on hypertension. This material describes an interaction between a patient, Mr AA and a clinical pharmacist. Mr. AA, a 55 year old obese man, visits his general practitioner for a monthly review and is diagnosed with hypertension. He is very worried because his uncle died of hypertension recently and wants to know much about hypertension hence the GP refers him to a clinical pharmacist. The pharmacist then describes the causes, risk
What inspires the 2003 Nobel Laureates in Physics?
See the rest of the interview here: http://www.nobelprize.org/mediaplayer/index.php?id=538 Alexei A. Abrikosov and Anthony J. Leggett, 2003 Nobel Laureates in Physics, share their sources of inspiration in their research.
Understanding Palliative Care: Supportive care for people with serious illnesses
"Understanding Palliative Care" was held at the University of Arizona on Monday, April 30, 2012. It was presented by UA Life & Work Connections as a "Lunch & Learn" Series event. Presenters: Barbara Allen, RN, C., Pediatrics Nurse, The University of Arizona Medical Center; Dr. Larry Lincoln, Medical Director, TMC Hospice, Retiring Infectious Disease Specialist; Mary Steele, RN, MA, MSN, Director of Special Nursing Services, Tucson Medical Center; Palliative care is an emerging medical specia
SFU Pipe Band Teaching in New York
Members of the Simon Fraser University Pipe Band share their talents and expertise with young and old piping and drumming enthusiasts at workshops hosted by the band in Queens, NYC.
Genetics: Tour of the Basics (Interactive)
In this interactive activity from the University of Utah, explore DNA and the role it plays in determining how our bodies function and what traits we have. In all organisms, the instructions for creating cell structures and for driving vital processes such as cell division are encoded in the chemical language of DNA. Take a tour of the basics of genetics and learn about DNA, genes, chromosomes, proteins, and inheritance.
Lewis and Clark: Blades That Made the Cut
During the winter months, when game was scarce, the Lewis and Clark expedition would trade specialized battle axes for food with local Indian tribes. Roger Daltrey explains how these metal blades are made in this video clip and answers questions about the length of the handles. ( 2:31)
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How Sunglasses Work
This one minute video explains the different types of sunglasses and how they react to light. An excellent overview to show students how they protect you from ultraviolet rays.
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Crown Forum: Supplemental
April 10, 2012 Supplemental Crown Forum Speaker: Michelle Alexander (author)
Crown Forum: Senior Day
April 26, 2012 Senior Day Crown Forum
Dr. Schmidlin, Severe Weather Expert
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Axis Sally, a voice from the past
On May 6, 1945 a radio announcer Americans called "Axis Sally" made her last propaganda broadcast on behalf of Nazi Germany. "Sunday Morning" looks back at the life of Mildred Gillars, an Ohio native who broadcast on behalf of Hitler.
Computer Pioneers - Pioneer Computers Part 1
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Part 1 of 2 The Dawn of Electronic Computing
pioneer Gordon Bell hosts this two-part program on the evolution of
electronic computing from its pre-World War II origins through the
development of the first commercial computers. His narration traces the development of the stored program computer architecture which remains the foundation of todays modern computers.
In Part 1 The
Job Play: Lighting Designer (Interactive)
Students will play the role of a lighting designer to understand that the lighting designer creates stage lighting for performances and that one needs to understand how the electrical components are connected. This animated interactive job exploration experience connects schoolwork with real work and familiarizes students with skills needed to become a lighting designer for the theater.