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General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

General Mills Announces No More GMOs In Original Cheerios

January 03, 2014

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

Mars Rover Finds Traces of Ancient Life-Friendly Lake

December 10, 2013

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

Archaeologists Discover Viking Parliament Under Parking Lot

October 26, 2013

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

Baby 'Cured' of HIV Gives Hope to Others

October 24, 2013

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

Laser Experiment Makes Step Toward Fusion Power

October 08, 2013

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

A Government Shutdown History Lesson

October 01, 2013

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

Cycling Antibiotics Could Fight Resistant Bacteria

September 26, 2013

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

Study: Earth Will Be Uninhabitable in 1.75 Billion Years

September 19, 2013

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

L.A. School District to Monitor Students on Social Media

August 31, 2013

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China Tops International Education Rankings

China Tops International Education Rankings

This video is a great lead into a discussion of the effects of US education reform as well as ideas to improve it further. The marginal US gains since 2006 verify that NCLB is not making as many gains as education reform in other nations, like Shang...

Grades: 12

Date: December 08, 2010

Subject: world

One Year Later, Progress in Haiti 'Painfully Slow'

One Year Later, Progress in Haiti 'Painfully Slow'

This video gives an update on the slow progress after the devastating earthquake in Haiti one year ago. Outlines what many Haitians are experiencing on a day-to-day basis and projects a timeline of taking at least 10-15 years to get Haiti back in sh...

Grades: 6

Date: January 13, 2011

Subject: world

Electric Cars: Not Clean Energy?

Electric Cars: Not Clean Energy?

This video is a great lead in to talking about Energy science class and discuss whether all the high tech electric cars are really saving energy throughout the whole world. The video offers multiple sources, from many reports and online articles that...

Grades: 5

Date: January 21, 2011

Subject: environment

Study: Kids Master Technology Before Basic Life Skills

Study: Kids Master Technology Before Basic Life Skills

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Grades: 1

Date: January 24, 2011

Subject: social studies

Study: Kids Master Technology Before Basic Life Skills

Study: Kids Master Technology Before Basic Life Skills

This video news clip would make a great introduction into the topic of wants versus needs in creating a budget. This video provides information on how children are learning to use modern technology at an earlier age, prior to learning basic life ski...

Grades: 9 10

Date: January 24, 2011

Subject: technology

Obama: This is Our Generation's "Sputnik" Moment

Obama: This is Our Generation's "Sputnik" Moment

This video captures a few moments of President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech on January 25, 2011. In it he calls on all Americans to rise to the occasion and use this moment to redefine the American economic landscape. It provides an exc...

Grades: 12

Date: January 26, 2011

Subject: U.S.

Fears NBC / Comcast Merger Could Affect News Division

Fears NBC / Comcast Merger Could Affect News Division

This video suggests that the reporting practices of the NBC news department may change as a consequence of the NBC / Comcast merger. It discusses the programming choices, financial reasons for such choices, and that Comcast might make to maximize it...

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Date: January 28, 2011

Subject: economy

Hulu to Create Online Cable Service?

Hulu to Create Online Cable Service?

This video will be used to spark conversation and study in Media & Culture about how the internet and services like Hulu and Netflix have changed the way that we receive information and entertainment. The video brings up the debate between network s...

Grades: 11 12

Date: January 29, 2011

Subject: entertainment

FDA: Eat Less, Weigh Less

FDA: Eat Less, Weigh Less

This video details information about the latest updates to the FDA food pyramid. The emphasis is not only on eating healthy foods, but eating appropriate portions. The emphasis on healthy eating and portion sizes will give students a breaking news st...

Grades: 1

Date: February 02, 2011

Subject: health

Should We Use Earth Time or Manmade Time?

Should We Use Earth Time or Manmade Time?

This video could be used for either math activities about figuring time, social studies activities about nature vs. technology or politics, or science activities about how time is measured. It is great for integrating or combining subject areas. Th...

Grades: 4

Date: January 20, 2012

Subject: science

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