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Quake Turns Ground to Liquid (Hacking the Planet episode)
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30 Dec 2013 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Kenneth Stokoe, NEES EOT
Earthquake vibrations can turn soil into a liquid. This process is called liquefaction. This 1.5 minute video provides visual demonstrations of how liquefaction occurs using the large shaker...
AC 2012-4533: Online Modules for Wood Design Courses Through NEEShub
10 Jun 2013 | Publications | Contributor(s): Mikhail Gershfeld, Charles B Chadwell, Sean Brophy
The Wood Education Institute is developing a series of rich-media based learning modules to provide tools for teaching wood design. The modules that have been completed are intended for...
World Earthquake 2011: Visualization Map
02 Apr 2012 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
Developed by a researcher in Japan, this 9 minute visualization shows the locations, magnitude and depths of the 9323 earthquakes with magnitude greater than or equal to 4.5 from January 1, 2011...
Best Practices in Developing Education, Outreach and Training Videos to Communicate NEES Research Findings
31 Jan 2012 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): Aditya Bhagath, Thomas Frankie, Dan Kuchma
It is often a challenge in academia to present research results in a relevant and accessible manner to both the public and the earthquake engineerin profession. In addition to presenting technical...
Soil Liquefaction Classroom Demonstration
13 May 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Jason Lloyd, NEES EOT
This is an example of how to do a simple soil liquefaction demonstration for use in the classroom setting, or similar. All materials may be found at home, or perhaps purchased at the local...
K'Nex Buildings: Structural Frequencies
In this video, Jason Lloyd explains how K-12 teachers can use a shake table to demonstrate the frequencies of structures.This demonstration can be applied to a multitude of lesson plans that...
Creating a Shake Table for Classroom Use
This video will demonstrate the assemby of a manual shake table that can be used with classroom projects. The shake table can be assembled using materials purchased at the local home improvement...
Make Your Own Earthquake: INTRO & BACKGROUND
01 Apr 2011 | Learning Objects | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
Make Your Own Earthquake: Earth is made of 7 major tectonic plates and numerous secondary and tertiary plates that move towards each other, away from each other or slide past each other. The...
Amateur video of liquefaction during Earthquake
21 Mar 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): Rajesh Thyagarajan
Amateur video of liquefaction during Earthquake - CNN iReporter Brent Kooi catches the earth moving and cracking beneath his feet as the quake strikes Japan. March 11, 2011.
Make Your Own Earthquake Setup Video
27 Jan 2011 | Multimedia | Contributor(s): NEES EOT
How to set up "Make Your Own Earthquake" for use in your own classroom.
Video created by Hank Ratzesberger.
(Researchers) Study of Shear and Torsion
05 Oct 2010 | Series | Contributor(s): Gregory Pluta, Dan Kuchma, Thomas Frankie, NEES EOT
Designed for researchers- this video describes the relationship between shear and torsion - and how this affects the failure of concrete columns. Conducted at the University of Illinois,...
(Senior and Graduate) Study of Shear and Torsion
Designed for seniors and graduate students - this video describes the relationship between shear and torsion - and how this affects the failure of concrete columns. Conducted at the...
(Freshman) Study of Shear and Torsion
Designed for college freshman- this video describes the relationship between shear and torsion - and how this affects the failure of concrete columns. Conducted at the University of Illinois, and...
(K-12/Public) Study of Shear and Torsion
Designed for K-12 viewers, and also those in the general public - this video describes the relationship between shear and torsion - and how this affects the failure of concrete columns. Conducted...