Charles Willson Peale, Staircase Group) - 1795 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Charles Willson Peale, Staircase Group (Portrait of Raphaelle Peale and Titian Ramsay Peale), 1795, oil on canvas, 89-1/2 x 39-3/8 inches / 227.3 x 100 cm (04:26). The experts are Dr. Harris and Dr. Zucker.
Duke Kunshan University
Duke Kunshan University (DKU) is a new joint venture university founded by Duke and Wuhan University and located in Kunshan, China. Duke students and faculty members describe the types of learning experiences and opportunities DKU will offer. Duke President Richard H. Brodhead, DKU Chancellor Liu Jingnan and Executive Vice Chancellor Mary Brown Bullock share their visions and expectations for DKU. For more information: www.dku.edu.cn.
How to Use "Picture Book Maker"
Picture Book Maker is a great site that lets you use animal characters, backgrounds, and some props to create a story that can be printed or shared via Email. This is a great tool for students in Elementary school. A great idea may be to have the student create a story using five vocabulary words or using the site to create an alternate ending to a story read in class. This is a great resource to help enhance technology instruction and use in the classroom. (5:41)
TechEd Europe Keynote with Brad Anderson and Jason Zander | TechEd Europe 2012
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Tijdlijn : Grieken, Romeinen en Kelten Dit document geeft een overzicht van de hoogtepunten van de Grieken, Romeinen en Kelten uit de Klassieke oudheid. Deze handige tijdlijn is gebaseerd op het handboek 'Historia 2'.
Dit document geeft een overzicht van de hoogtepunten van de Grieken, Romeinen en Kelten uit de Klassieke oudheid. Deze handige tijdlijn is gebaseerd op het handboek 'Historia 2'.
An Introduction to Inclined Planes
Students are introduced to the concept of simple tools and how they can make difficult or impossible tasks easier. They begin by investigating the properties of inclined planes and how implementing them can reduce the force necessary to lift objects off the ground.
Dr. Stephen Blank- The New Game in Central Asia
Dr. Stephen Blank, Army War College discusses the New Game in Central Asia as part of a noon-time lecture as part of the Distance Education Class of 2013.
Walking To New Orleans Fats Domino 1960 Original Underdub
This song by Fats Domino was recorded in 1960 and was a big hit. This makes a fun compliment to studying about Ruby Bridges because it features New Orleans where she lived and went to school. It was on the airwaves the same year that she made history by being the first African America student to attend a white school. (01:54)
Victims families scuffle with Chinese police over slow boat rescue
Families of at least 21 people, who died when a tug boat capsized in China's Yangtze River, scuffle with police over a slow rescue operation to recover all the bodies. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial,
PSY372 Session 7 Summer 2012
Industrial and Organizational Psychology with Donna El-Armale Guest: Sharon Rich,
Coordinate regulation of gene expression programs in lineage commitment Laurie Boyer, MIT
Laurie Boyer, MIT
Protein Methyltransferase Inhibitors as Personalized Cancer Therapeutics Victoria Richon, Epizyme
Victoria Richon, Epizyme
Challenges for Media Democratization in Brazil and Latin America
Dr Carolina Matos, former LSE fellow, gives a talk for the Reuters Institute seminar series on 6th June 2012.
Students and the stress of Multitasking Whilst it may be great that we can do a number of things at once on our computers and smart phones, there is a growing phenomenon happening amongst professionals and students who are facing burn out because they never switch off from their digital worlds. This is a big deal for young professionals and students and is a great starting point to discuss the importance of relaxation and switch off time in our lives. Many profe
Whilst it may be great that we can do a number of things at once on our computers and smart phones, there is a growing phenomenon happening amongst professionals and students who are facing burn out because they never switch off from their digital worlds.
This is a big deal for young professionals and students and is a great starting point to discuss the importance of relaxation and switch off time in our lives. Many profe
Shimi: Georgia Tech's New Robotic Musician
Shimi, a musical companion developed by Georgia Tech's Center for Music Technology, recommends songs, dances to the beat and keeps the music pumping based on listener feedback. The smartphone-enabled, one-foot-tall robot is billed as an interactive "musical buddy." For more information, visit http://www.gatech.edu/newsroom/release.html?nid=137351 and http://tovbot.com/.
Science Bulletins: Bilingual Brain 'Switch' Found
A recent study led by University College London neuroscientist Cathy Price reveals how the human brain is uniquely adapted to manage multiple languages. Language is processed in various regions of the left cerebral hemisphere. Previous studies using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) data showed that bilingual people activate the same general brain areas no matter what language they use. But Price's new experimental method, which involved measuring brain activity after showing subject
Science Bulletins: Supernovas Step by Step
Scientists are reproducing supernova explosions on computer screens.