A Foreign Language Translator

If you need to translate foreign text, you may find the ImTranslator to be useful.  You can take a test drive at their site (up to 500 words) and you can sign up for a free account and translate up to 1000 words at a time.  The languages they service are:  English, Spanish, French, German, […]

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Podcast: The Naked Scientists

If you’re looking for an upbeat science podcast to add to your libary, you might like The Naked Scientists.  Sorry, it’s not a video podcast.  It is interesting, however.  A wide variety of topics are covered.  The hosts are physicians and researchers from Cambridge University who provide a weely BBC radio program. For more information, […]

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History of Ideas – In Our Time

In Our Time BBC Radio 4 Hosted by Melvyn Bragg The podcast version of the BBC Radio 4 program, In Our Time, is an engaging intellectual discussion of the “history of ideas,” from a modern perspective. Host Melvyn Bragg invites guests to explore a myriad of subjects. Past topics have included: Catherine the Great, Human […]

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12 Byzantine Rulers Podcast

12 Byzantine Rulers The History of The Byzantine Empire by Lars Brownworth Lars Brownworth is a history teacher who brings the chronicles of the Byzantine emperors to life through a series of podcast lectures.  Journey along from Diocletian to Constantine XI.  For more information, visit: Site iTunes — A Little Bit About Byzantium (N. Doolin) […]

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