The Battle of Okinawa (11/11) - Battlefield
The Battle of Okinawa, also known as Operation Iceberg, was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and was the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific Theater of World War II as well as the last pitched battle of the entire war. The 82 day long battle lasted from late March through June 1945. The battle has been referred to as the "Typhoon of Steel" in English. The nicknames refer to the ferocity of the fighting, the intensity of gunfire involv
Student life, Finnish conversation questions
Student life, Finnish conversation questions.
Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation
Simulation of using a thodolite to calculate the height of a building.
How To Juggle - Beginner's Lesson
Learn how to juggle three balls, lesson starts with two-ball basics and then moves up to three. Choose sand filled balls so they don't roll away. Start by throwing 1 ball to the other had at eye level, making smooth circular motion.
Advances in nanotechnology
In this podcast, Professor Moriarty discusses nanotechnology, and how it has led to a convergence of the traditional sciences. He talks about the commercial applications of nanotechnology such as hard disk technology in laptops, stain free materials and fabrics, self-cleaning windows and advanced water filtration. He also touches on some of the myths about nanotechnology as well as some of the real dangers of Nanotechnology and the steps governments are taking to regulate it. Professor Moriart
How the Gold Rush Started
Discover how the Gold Rush led to the creation of California and the effects of this event.
4.6 Staying together or falling apart
The most ‘important and greatest puzzle’ we face as humans is ourselves (Boring, 1950, p. 56). Humans are a puzzle – one that is complex, subtle and multi-layered, and it gets even more complicated as we evolve over time and change in different contexts. When answering the question ‘What makes us who we are?’, psychologists put forward a range of explanations about why people feel, think and behave the way they do. Just when psychologists seem to understand one bit of ‘who we are’
Police hold Afghan bomb vest girl
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Jan. 7 - Afghan police detain young girl who says her brother forced her to wear a suicide vest packed with explosives. Paul Chapman reports. 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, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reut
Risk Factors For Squamous Cell Carcinoma -
Doctor identifies risk factors for squamous cell carcinoma, a type of skin cancer. Video explains why certain people are at much higher risk for this deadly cancer. 59 sec.
Solving and Graphing Inequalities
Inequalities are useful for finding a range of solutions. Solving and graphing inequalities is a key to finding and showing that range. This video clip explains how to solve inequalities using a lot of the same methods as those in solving multi-step equations when dealing with additive inverses, although some things are different when solving inequalities using multiplication. We graph inequalities using number lines. (1:32)
How to Milk a Cow by Hand
This videos enables students to learn how to milk a cow by hand in this easy to follow, step by step instructional video. This video should be reviewed carefully to make sure students will understand its importance. Some may find it humourous and miss the message.
Getting Started: 05 Styling text
Use CSS rules to style web pages. Write contextual or descendant selectors to change the size, color, and font of text. Duplicate rules for subheadings.
GI Diary: Battle of Okinawa part 3 of 3
"Okinawa - At the Emperor's Doorstep" episode from "WWII: GI Diary"..... This old 1978 TV docu-drama was narrated by Lloyd Bridges and told the stories of real soldiers/sailors/pilots and their first-hand experiences in battle. Archival footage and good background music really made the stories come alive.....about 25 episodes were made. Video converted from really old VHS tape.......... This is the story of the invasion and capture of the island of Okinawa in 1945--the last major land battle of
Gengo Spanish #11 - Don’t Let the Rain Ruin Your Latin American Day
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! When you ask your significant other what his plans are for the next weekend, he tells you in Spanish that he has no idea. He responds in Spanish that he knows he’ll be in Latin America, but he’s not sure about much else. You tell him that’s too bad, since you [...]
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
Math 2B: Calculus