Rainforest Biome
Detailed video explaining the rainforest biome. Gives an explanation of what is found in the rainforest. Only 6% of the Earth's surface is covered by rainforest. This video shows the climate that a rainforest has, the location of rainforest and the two different kinds of rainforest, tropical rainforest and temperate rainforest, and where they can be found. Run time 03:39.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

NOTA DE PRENSA #RockinVega, el festival alternativo al Toro de la Vega, se relanza con más fuerza

• Tordesillas anunció el pasado sábado 15 el toro del Torneo de 2015, llamado “Rompe-suelas”. • En las semanas previas al anuncio, el consistorio tordesillano se puso en contacto con los promotores del proyecto, interesándose por los detalles técnicos del mismo. • En consecuencia, y con vist

Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

3.2 Gender and young people's mental health

The discussion of eating disorders and schooling in Section 2 suggested that gendered relations of power, both in an institution such as a secondary school and in society at large, could contribute to the development of particular health problems for some groups of young people. The article by Evans et al. (2004) presented
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2016 The Open University

The dynamics in the details: An ethnography of food aid, weights and measures in South Sudan.
Darryl Stellmach, University of Oxford, gives a talk for the UBVO seminar series.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

HST.535 Principles and Practice of Tissue Engineering (MIT)
The principles and practice of tissue engineering (and regenerative medicine) are taught by faculty of the Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (HST) and Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. The principles underlying strategies for employing selected cells, biomaterial scaffolds, soluble regulators or their genes, and mechanical loading and culture conditions, for the regeneration of tissues and organs in vitro and in vivo are addressed. Differentiated cell types and stem cells
Author(s): Spector, Myron,Cui, Fu-Zhai

License information
Related content

Content within individual OCW courses is (c) by the individual authors unless otherwise noted. MIT OpenCourseWare materials are licensed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology under a Creative C

UT News - February 18, 2015
In today's UT News - the theatre department is debuting their production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, UT researchers are working to improve health disparities in Lucas County and the University Women's Commission is awarding scholarships.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Introduction

This unit considers the relationship of the emperor with the Roman provinces, and how this relationship was mediated and represented, as well as how the culture of empire was manifested in the identity of the emperor.

This material is from our archive and is an adapted extract from Culture, identity and power in the Roman empire (AA309) which is no longer taught by The Open University. If you want to study formally with us, you may wish to explore other courses we offer in this <
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2013 The Open University

Astronomy Rap
A rap about stars, galaxies, supernovas, light years, and the solar system. It briefly describes each topic great for an introduction. Sound quality is not so good. This is done in a classroom. Perhaps best used as an example of what students could do to learn about the subject. (04:11)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Why critique research?
Why published research needs to be appraised by readers.
Author(s): Creator not set

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

2.6 Three schools of classification

Activity 5

0 hours 10 minutes

This clip explores the three kinds of relationships that have been explained so far, in terms of the work of Simpson, Mayr and Hennig, which are referred
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2016 The Open University

1.2.2 Thermoplastics and thermosets

As already stated, polymers including rigid plastics were first developed in the last century from natural precursors. The sealing wax employed by the Victorians, for example, was usually based on the natural polymer shellac, an exudate of the Indian lac insect. Shellac is an early natural thermoplastic – defined as a material which softens and hardens reversibly on heating and cooling. In theory these reversible physical changes will take place without a corresponding change in the chemica
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2016 The Open University

FinalYT
Description not set
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Teens Helping Teens
How teen peer trainers help their friends get the advice they need. (01:37)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

INTERROGATIVI SULLA PROFESSIONALITÀ DOCENTE
Gli insegnanti e il passato che non passa : la spiaggia dei non-miracolati - - I problemi di identità del docente - Luci e ombre della scuola e ombre della politica – Il problema irrisolto della professionalità: aggiornamento e formazione senza bussola, gli ostacoli alla "ricaduta" didattica – La libertà di insegnamento nel vissuto e l'autonomia come problema - L’autonomia didattica come fatto culturale - L'enigma di Laporta - Prolegomeni ad ogni forma futura di stato giuridico - L'iso
Author(s): Porrotto, Giorgio

License information
Related content

Rights not set

4.2 Netiquette

Work through the following material on 'netiquette' and then try the quiz at the end of the section.


Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2016 The Open University

1.1 Definitions

The need for corporate governance arises out of the divorce in modern corporations between the rights of shareholders and other suppliers of capital on the one hand, and the operational control, which is in the hands of professional managers, on the other. This can be described as the ‘principal–agent’ problem. Put simply, the question is: will the managers run the corporation exclusively for the long-term benefit of the shareholders, and what mechanisms can be put in place to ensure th
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2016 The Open University

My Hike with Ole Miss Outdoors
Description not set
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Children's march marks first anniversary of Nigeria girls' abduction
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Young women and girls march in the Nigerian capital to mark one year since more than 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped by Islamist militants. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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, fin
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

4.4.1 Partnerships for sustainable consumption

Moderate NGOs, progressive businesses and government all have a stake in seeing roundtable partnerships come up with practical steps that can bring sustainability closer. One area that has attracted the attention of all these players is consumption. Directing or limiting consumption is politically difficult for even the NGOs to promote. Similarly, ‘voluntary simplicity’ of the sort lived at Findhorn eco-village (Author(s): The Open University

Water Cycle Rap Song
A rap about the Earth's water cycle. The song raps about rain, evaporation, and condensation. The music video is from a Bill Nye episode on water.  (01:30)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content