Motivation

What is Homeostasis?

In this short lecture clip, Davaid A. Singer discusses homeostasis in very simple terms. What is homeostasis, and why is

Jack LaLanne Incentive

Jack LaLanne is an American fitness, exercise, and nutritional expert who has been called “the godfather of fitness.” In this

Four Theories of Motivation

The first half of this clip presents the four theories of motivation instinct theory, drive-reduction theory, arousal theory, and incentive

Maslows Hierarchy of Needs

This is a 3 minute preview of the full length documentary entitled “Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs.” The program profiles Abraham

Frog Catching a Fly

This short clip shows a frog catching a fly that wanders into its pond. Since this behavior satisfies the frogs

Search for Ft. Hood Motive

In this report from CBS News, the recent attack at Fort Hood is discussed in an attempt to understand the

Konrad Lorenz Imprint

This video is classic (silent) footage of Konrad Lorenz while conducting his imprinting experiment with geese. What motivated the need

EDPS 251 Motivation Presentation

This student project uses clips from movies and television to explain some basic concepts of motivation, including intrinsic vs. extrinsic

Carrot Stick Riding

A woman leads a horse using a carrot on a stick for motivation. Both the woman on the horse and

Seeing Hungry

This clip describes an experiment used to better understand the link between hunger and a natural hunger hormone called ghrelin.

Would You Eat This?

The National Geographic Channel visits a special fundraising event, the 103 Explorers Club Dinner. Dishes are planned by a biologist, the

Bizarre Foods Squirrel Brains

On his show Bizarre Foods, Andrew Zimmern visits The Snowshoe Mountain Resort in Appalachia, where he dines on traditional mountain

Doctor Kal Loses 130 Pounds

Kalvin Chinyere always wanted to be a doctor, but had extremely unhealthy eating habits. A rotation working with stroke patients

When Do We Eat? Trailer

This is a trailer for the movie When Do We Eat?, about a family coming together to celebrate the Jewish

Sex and the Senses

In this ScienCentral news clip, we learn about an experiment to understand the differences in how men and women perceive

Honest Talk About Casual Sex

Janice Shaw Crouse of Concerned Women for America delivers a speech to a group of college students. She talks of

The Kinsey Scale and Alfred Kinsey

This video presents information about Alfred Kinsey and the Kinsey Scale through song, combining together footage of classic television and

Double Standard

Diane has an enjoyable sexual encounter with a man, and he asks if it is appropriate to have an after-sex

A Drug Called Pornography

A Drug Called Pornography is split into a seven part series on YouTube. Part 2 can function to give a

Sex Education Video

Dr. Lori Buckley interviews Dr. Mark Schoen, Director of Sex Education at Sinclair Institute. Schoen clarifies how the Better Sex