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17:49 Gary Jones, co-author of “My iPad for Seniors” will share some of the many ways to use your tablet to travel the world, cook an awesome meal, listen to your favorite music, read a bestseller, or have a face-to-face conversation with your grandchild. Many of the presentations are provided by unaffiliated organizations and do..
Our Mission – Senior Transportation for Visually Challenged (Visual Handicapped) The Independent Transportation Network of America (ITNAmerica) promotes lifelong mobility for seniors. We support sustainable, community-based transportation by leading a national transportation network grounded in research, policy analysis and education. – See more at: http://itnamerica.org/#sthash.aPLYvkSI.dpuf
53:27 The King’s Singers with Christmas Repertoire 0:00 Veni, veni Emmanuel 3:12 Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen 5:41 Rise up, shepherd, and follow 8:17 Lullay my liking 12:32 Gaudete 14:10 There is a flower 17:40 Nöel nouvelet 20:06 Villançico Catalan 23:03 O little one sweet 25:15 La peregrinaçion 28:25 Stille Nacht 31:58 Joy to the..
By WALECIA KONRAD MARCH 19, 2015 Adult Education, Brain activity Online learning has gained momentum from retirees’ increasing comfort with technology. In April 2014, the Pew Research Center reported that 59 percent of adults over the age of 65 use the Internet, a six percentage point increase from a year earlier. In addition, 47 percent..
The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum opened to the public on the evening of January 1st, 1903, with a musical and visual arts celebration. Following an opening concert of Bach, Mozart, Chausson and Schumann performed by members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, mirrored doors were rolled back to reveal the spectacular interior courtyard, brimming with flowers..
50:35 Painting the Modern Garden Impressionism Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metropolitan_Museum_of_Art – The Metropolitan Museum of Art, colloquially “the Met”, is located in New York City and is the largest art museum in the United States, and is among the most visited art museums in the world. Its permanent collection contains over two million works, divided among..
Norman Rockwell Museum Stockbridge, Massachusetts United States Founded in 1969 with the help of Norman and Molly Rockwell, Norman Rockwell Museum is dedicated to the enjoyment and study of Rockwell’s work and his contributions to society, popular culture, and social commentary. The Museum, which is accredited by the American Association of Museums, is the most..
Mariner’s Guide to the Port of New York & New Jersey – Navigate safely By Ray Fusco, Jeff Folmsbee, John Rako, Pat La Morte If you plan on boating in New York Harbor this very informative 28 minute safety video (funded by I Boat NJ) will give you a sense of what NY Harbor is..
Why you should listen – Data scientist Riccardo Sabatini harnesses numerical methods for a surprising variety of fields, from material science research to the study of food commodities (as a past director of the EU research project FoodCAST). His most recent research centers on computational genomics and how to crack the code of life. In..
44:31 Playlist mix 26 videos Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for “fair use” for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance..
Marin Alsop (born October 16, 1956) is an American conductor and violinist. She is the music director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and music director of the São Paulo State Symphony Orchestra. Since she became music director, Alsop’s initiatives with the Baltimore SO have included the “Webumentary Film Series” and a free iTunes podcast, “Clueless..
Welcome to THE MAKING OF A NATION — American history in VOA Special English. I’m Shirley Griffith. And I’m Steve Ember. Today history repeats itself. We start our series over again. The last time we were at the beginning was in February of 2003. THE MAKING OF A NATION has a loyal following. In fact,..
58:46 Deciphering how the Antikythera was made, as the First Computer – capable of anticipating astronomical events, and enabling insight into future events. Also reflects the elliptical orbit of the moon. Published on Mar 20, 2014 The Antikythera Mechanism Research Project: http://www.antikythera-mechanism.gr/ Latest news on the Antikythera Mechanism: http://www.newscientist.com/article/m… Guardian science podcast from 9/2/15: http://www.theguardian.com/science/au…..
1:02:52 The Ultimate Guide: Horses is part of the Discovery Channel’s nature series. Exploring the life of the powerful and majestic horse, the program features beautiful footage of horses in running packs, horses being born, horses gently grazing, and more. Expert commentary provides an educational overview of the dynamic creature, its life cycle and daily..
The Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) is a nonprofit, member-supported, environmental education, research and avian rehabilitation organization headquartered at the VINS Nature Center in Quechee, Vermont. Open year-round, the 47-acre campus, adjacent to Quechee State Park, features 17 state-of-the-art raptor enclosures, 4 exhibit spaces, 2 classrooms, and ¾ miles of interpretive nature trails. VINS..
Our Mission and Vision New & Used iPods for Alzheimer’s Patients MUSIC & MEMORY℠ is a non-profit organization that brings personalized music into the lives of the elderly or infirm through digital music technology, vastly improving quality of life. We train nursing home staff and other elder care professionals, as well as family caregivers, how..
When a Mother’s Love is Not Enough 49:12 – Down Syndrome, Asberger Syndrome. Rosa Monckton is the mother of a teenage daughter with Down syndrome. Her emotionally involving documentary When a Mother’s Love is Not Enough isn’t just about the struggles and triumphs of her experience, but the plights facing all parents of disabled children,..
7:53 LIVE speeches and poetry amazing Donovan Livingston upon completion at Harvard University. Published on May 28, 2016 LIVE speeches and poetry amazing Donovan Livingston upon completion at Harvard University. Nearly eight million people have watched Donovan Livingston’s speech He delivered his own powerful poem to students at Harvard University It was met with a..
Leonard Bernstein’s Young People’s Concerts with the New York Philharmonic stand among his greatest achievements. These televised programs introduced an entire generation to the joys of classical music. Bernstein conducted his first Young People’s Concert on January 18, 1958, just two weeks after becoming Music Director of the New York Philharmonic. Such programs were already..
1:29:52 The Extraordinary Genius of Albert Einstein – Full Documentary HD The core of the video is a workshop pedagogical on the Theory of Special Relativity as part of the educational process conducted by our youth leadership, not for the sake of understanding the theory itself, but using Einstein’s particular discovery as a case study..