Money talks: September 12th 2011
Vickers' recommendations for British banking reform, Japan's energy crisis and Yahoo!'s troubles
First Generation Student Voices: Samantha Wauls
Samantha Wauls, a master's student in interdisciplinary studies, discusses her experiences as a first generation college student. Produced for the First Generation Voices project for the American Association of State Colleges and Universities. directed and edited by Jacquil Constant (also a first gen college student at CSUN) produced by Krishna Narayanamurti executive producers: Vance Peterson, Stacy Lieberman, Ligeia Polidora associate producer: Shanté Morgan special thanks: President Jolene
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"Environmental Degradation and Deforestation in Thailand and Cambodia"
Alan Kolata is Neukom Family Distinguished Service Professor of Anthropology, The University of Chicago. There is little doubt that climate change, deforestation, erosion, and the unequal distribution of natural resources around the globe are of pressing importance everywhere, but these problems are perhaps most acute in Asia, home to 64 percent of the world’s population. Much of this population (1 and 1.3 billion, respectively) is concentrated in India and China, two countries with rapidly g
Putin & Resurgent Russia, Implications for the U.S.
CNN foreign affairs correspondent Jill Dougherty sits down with Ellison Center Director Scott Radnitz to discuss the role of a resurgent Russia and implications for the US at UW's Kane Hall. Dougherty was the CNN Moscow bureau chief from 1997 to 2005, but actively covered events in Russia and the former Soviet Union both before and after that appointment. Her reporting history includes the post-Soviet economic transition, violence in Chechnya and the imprisonment of Yukos Oil founder, Mikhail K
Kerry: Preference is dialogue to diffuse Ukraine crisis
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews After meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Rome, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the U.S. preference is "to emphasize the possibilities for the dialogue that can lead to the normalization and diffusing of this crisis." Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters prov
Hurricane Katia on Sept. 8, 2011
Hurricane Katia is seen from the International Space Station on Sept. 8, 2011.
Borisenko Hands Over Command to Fossum
Expedition 28 Commander Andrey Borisenko handed over station command duties to Flight Engineer Mike Fossum. Fossum will command Expedition 29. The traditional Change of Command Ceremony took place at 5:40 p.m. EDT September 14, 2011.
Adding Fractions: Mixed Numbers
This teacher-created video demonstrates adding mixed numbers. The teacher works a problem on a white board as he explains it step-by-step. The problem shown results in an improper fraction which the teacher shows how to rewrite. (00:47)
Changing Decimals Into Percents
This teacher-created video explains changing decimals to percents by moving the decimal point two places to the right. Examples are written on a white board as they are explained. ( 1:06)
This one one minute video reviews careers working in observatories and on research projects. Astronomers study and collect information on the movements, processes, and
composition of objects and systems within the universe. This video is at best a quick overview.
Introductory Physical Chemistry Lecture 2
Introductory Physical Chemistry Lecture 2
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn Semester 2010/2011. This module will introduce students to key debates in the study of political behaviour. The module will focus specifically on the core ‘pillars’ of political behaviour (elections, voting, political participation and, to a lesser extent, public opinion). Through the module students will explore theories and methodologies used by political scientists to study these key aspec
Expedition Blue Planet- Angkor: Lessons for the Modern World
Cambodia serves as another case study of an environmental phenomenon affecting the entire planet.A World Heritage Site, Angkor is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. Stretching over some 400 square kilometers, the park contains the magnificent remains of the Khmer Empire, dating from the 9th to the 15th century AD.Today, researchers believe that water scarcity may have caused the demise of what was one of the largest and most important civilizations of its time. By
12.09.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Mit Wirtschaftsminister Philipp Rösler hat nun erstmals ein Mitglied der deutschen Bundesregierung offen eine Staatspleite Griechenlands ins Gespräch gebracht. Der FDP-Vorsitzende nannte in einem Beitrag für die Zeitung "Die Welt" eine geordnete Insolvenz denkbar, wenn dafür die Instrumente zur Verfügung stünden
Filling the streets in Syria
Sept. 16 - Protesters fill the streets of Damascus and Homs amid reports that Syrian forces are attacking anti-Assad demonstrators. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
8.01X Physics I: Classical Mechanics with an Experimental Focus (MIT)
Physics I is a first-year physics course which introduces students to classical mechanics. This course has a hands-on focus, and approaches mechanics through take-home experiments. Topics include: kinematics, Newton's laws of motion, universal gravitation, statics, conservation laws, energy, work, momentum, and special relativity.
Introduction to Teaching English as a Foreign Language
This course is designed to provide new teachers or people interested in becoming teachers with some inspiration for the profession. It is not meant to be an indepth, comprehensive analysis of TEFL but rather an introduction to a few fundamental areas of teaching English. This course wi Flight 93 Memorial
This course is designed to provide new teachers or people interested in becoming teachers with some inspiration for the profession. It is not meant to be an indepth, comprehensive analysis of TEFL but rather an introduction to a few fundamental areas of teaching English. This course wi
Flight 93 Memorial