UN fears for Burma refugees
The UN warns Burmese refugees lviing in Thailand will face serious dangers if they are repatriated. Paul Chapman reports Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has m
8.01SC Physics I: Classical Mechanics (MIT)
Physics I is a first-year, first-semester course that provides an introduction to Classical Mechanics. It covers the basic concepts of Newtonian mechanics, fluid mechanics, and kinetic gas theory.
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, bending moment point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating the bending moment at point of load
Bridging the Gap: Community and the Rhetoric of Idealism
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Bridging the Gap: Community and the Rhetoric of Idealism" in the University Writing Program. This is a community-based First Year Composition course, in cooperation with the Center for Social Concerns.
12.141 Electron Microprobe Analysis (MIT)
The electron microprobe provides a complete micrometer-scale quantitative chemical analysis of inorganic solids. The method is nondestructive and utilizes characteristic X-rays excited by an electron beam incident on a flat surface of the sample. This course provides an introduction to the theory of X-ray microanalysis through wavelength and energy dispersive spectrometry (WDS and EDS), ZAF matrix correction procedures and scanning electron imaging with back-scattered electron (BSE), secondary e
21F.068J The Invention of French Theory: A History of Transatlantic Intellectual Life since 1945 (MI
In the decades following the Second World War, a cluster of extraordinary French thinkers were widely translated and read in American universities. Their works were soon labeled as "French Theory." Why would sharing the same nationality make authors such as Lacan, Cixous, Derrida, Foucault or Debord, ambassadors of a specifically "French" theory? The course will explore the maze of transatlantic intellectual debates since 1945 and the heyday of French existentialism. We will
Modelling for Virtual Reality in Architecture
CAAD systems are using object modelling methods for building databases to make information available. Object data must then be made useful for many different purposes in the design process. Even if the capacity of the computer will allow an almost unlimited amount of information to be transformed, the eye does not make the transformations in the same ?simple? mathematical way. Trained architects have to involve in an inventive process of finding ways to ?harmonize? this new medium with the human
Ukraine defiant on national day, rebels parade captured soldiers
Ukraine parades soldiers, tanks through Kiev in show of force to Russia as pro-Moscow rebels march captured soldiers through Donetsk. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 1
Spelling Words - First Grade
Spelling Words for 1st Grade. 40 Sight Words. (06:04)
Letter Y - ABC's
Letter Y video from Tea Time with Tayla is a great way to learn all about the Letter Y. Use this video to teach and learn the Alphabet, Phonics, the Letter Y Sound, Vocabulary Words with the Letter Y, and How to Write the Uppercase and Lowercase Letter Y. (03:49)
Blooming Twig Books Vladislav Bajac #Wins Award #booksthatmatter
Writing takes effort and time. Hours spent writing, editing, and polishing goes into a piece of that readers consume. Vladislav Bajac knows how to write a novel, and proves it in his inspiring work, Hamam Balkania, just released in China. The Chinese celebrated and gave him an awar
Internships Turn Into Full-Time Positions -- BoomTown! and College of Charleston
Two BoomTown! employees (and recent graduates of the College of Charleston) talk about how their internships turned into full-time positions with one of Silicon Harbor's hottest tech companies -- Charleston, S.C.'s BoomTown! is currently ranked #96 on the Inc. 500 list and #8 in the software sub-category. #Boundlesscofc
17.918 New Global Agenda: Exploring 21st Century Challenges through Innovations in Information Techn
This workshop is designed to introduce students to different perspectives on international politics in the 21st century. Students will explore how advances in information technology are changing international relations and global governance through opening new channels of communication, creating new methods of education, and new potentials for democratization. We will consider the positive and negative externalities associated with applications of such technologies. Students will be encouraged t
The Roman Empire: Years of Eruption-Episode 4 fo 4
Rival generals fight for control in Rome; Mount Vesuvius erupts; Emperor Trajan expands the empire.
How to Lead Strategic Change Without Inciting a Mutiny
Strategic change is in the works, pressure to meet targets is mounting and there are rumblings in the ranks. As CEO how do you maintain your leadership role and avoid a mutiny?
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of semi cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
Francis Deng: Genocide Conference Keynote Address
Keynote address by Ambassador Francis Deng, Research Professor, Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies and Director of the SAIS Center for Displacement Studies; Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution; Special Adviser to the U.N. Secretary General for the Prevention of Genocide and Mass Atrocities. Part of a two-day conferen