Category Archives: The Virtual University

August 6, 2022

Michelle Malkin Joins Us to Explore What’s Happening in America (Video)

Dr Edward Dutton: The Jolly Heretic

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August 5, 2022

Joshua Tree National Park (Video)

This is Joshua Tree National Park in Southern California. It’s named for the crazy and twisted trees that thrive in the park. Joshua Tree is all desert with rugged mountains of rock rising straight up. At over 1200 square miles, Joshua Tree is larger than the state of Rhode Island.

August 4, 2022

The Dynamic and Dangerous Alps | How the Earth Was Made (S1, E13) | Full Episode | History (Video)

The jagged backbone of Europe, spanning seven countries and providing essential water to millions, the Alps is Europe’s most important geographic landmark. But how did marine fossils get here?

August 3, 2022

Gobi Desert – Documentary on Asia’s Largest and Coldest Desert (Video)

The Gobi Desert is a large desert or brushland region in East Asia. It covers parts of Northern and Northeastern China and of Southern Mongolia. The Gobi is overall a cold desert, with frost and occasionally snow occurring on its dunes. Besides being quite far north, it is also located on a plateau roughly 910–1,520 m (2,990–4,990 ft) above sea level, which contributes to its low temperatures.

August 2, 2022

Glacier National Park – Crown of the Continent (Video)

Glacier National Park sits in one of the planets three great mountain chains. The Erosion by water and glaciers has sculpted the mountain range into dramatic valleys and peaks giving with a variety of unique and elegant features.

Will Durant – Goethe (Audio)

From The Story of Philosophy

August 1, 2022

The Underwater Paradise In Australia | Great Barrier Reef | Documentary Central (Video)

Explore the paradise in Australia that is home to a large diversity of species including turtles, colorful fish and coral reefs. Accompany underwater cinematographers on their journey through this miracle of nature.

July 31, 2022

Yellowstone (Full Episode) | America’s National Parks

Few places are as special and unique as Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park. A wilderness jewel of vast forests and wide-open valleys, home to large bison herds, wolf packs, and grizzly bears. It sits atop one of the world’s largest supervolcanoes, giving rise to such iconic geothermal features as Old Faithful geyser and the Grand Prismatic Spring.

July 30, 2022

Where Is The Center of The Universe? (Video)

Today we’re going to ask a simple-seeming question that will lead to so pretty wacky places. The question is this: If the universe has a center, where is it?

July 29, 2022

Valentina Tereshkova: First Woman in Space (Video)

This short history film covers the low-earth-orbit space flight of Russian cosmonaut, Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space.