In Conversation: His Holiness, the Dalai Lama with Sir Lloyd Geering
His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, in conversation with Sir Lloyd Geering, leading New Zealand thinker and commentator on theological issues. His Holiness talks about his childhood, his training and education, Buddhism, secularism, science and religion.
Virtual Maths - 2D Shapes, triangle
Interactive simulation demonstrating calculation of area of a triangle
Conservation and biodiversity
Dr. Richard Field research interests lie in conservation, biodiversity and the forces that structure ecological communities. In this podcast, Dr Field from the School of Geography compares and contrasts his experiences as a researcher in national parks in Honduras and Indonesia, and the different types of ecological communities he has studied, and goes on to introduce the emerging field of conservation bio-geography.
Developing a Topic
Students will learn to develop an appropriate topic for a research paper by considering goals, approaches, topic scope and helpful resources. A CLIP tutorial
International Classification of Function, Disability and Health
This package was originally designed for undergraduates in Medicine at the University of Nottingham. It will also be useful to students in nursing, allied health professions and pharmacy. Practitioners in these fields, who are new to the ICF, will also find it a useful introduction. It describes the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF), a classification system published by the World Health Organisation to describe health status. This system is widely used in
Orchestrating cell separation in plants: What are the risks and benefits?
In this podcast, Professor Roberts from the School of Biosciences discusses his research into the mechanism responsible for regulating cell separation in plants. In particular how plants 'shed' parts of themselves such as leaves or fruit. Professor Roberts explores the potential application of his research, through prevention or encouraging of the 'shedding' process, agricultural harvests could potentially be increased or even synchronised. Professor Roberts also discusses the resistance faced
The end of the road?
Road traffic has grown more than 80% since 1980 - as a result roads have deteriorated more quickly than could have been envisaged. Britain's road network is one of the countries largest national assets. Professor Andy Collop from the School of Civil Engineering describes the research taking place in Nottingham Transportation Engineering Centre and the improvements such knowledge can make to road materials, structures and sustainability.
Embedding enterprise in the curriculum
This presentation discusses the pioneering approach to the embedding of enterprise in the curriculum through people and pedagogy
The Vitamin Village is a web-based eLearning package developed between 2001 and 2008 to incorporate vitamins A, C, D, E and K, as well as a basic introduction to antioxidants. It is mainly used in first year teaching of vitamins, but also in the 2nd and 3rd years of the 3 year BSc (Hons) Nutrition and 4 year MNutr Nutrition degrees taught within the School of Biosciences.
Graph Theory Lessons
The applets contain topics typically found in undergraduate graph theory and discrete structures classes like null graphs, the handshaking lemma, isomorphism, complete graphs, subgraphs, regular graphs, platonic graphs, adjacency matrices, graph coloring, bipartite graphs, simple circuits, Euler and Hamilton circuits, trees, unions and sums of graphs, complements of graphs, line graphs, spanning trees, plane graphs, shortest paths, minimal spanning trees. The applet utilizes Petersen software wr
Class of 2014 graduation - Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo remarks
Remraks from the U.S. Army War College Commandant, Maj. Gen. Tony Cucolo, during the Class of 2014 graduation ceremony June 6.
17.878 Qualitative Research: Design and Methods (MIT)
This course is intended for graduate students planning to conduct qualitative research in a variety of different settings. Its topics include: Case studies, interviews, documentary evidence, participant observation, and survey research. The primary goal of this course is to assist students in preparing their (Masters and PhD) dissertation proposals.
The Untitled Oxymoron Song
An oxymoron is a contradiction in terms like sweet tart, awful good, and pretty ugly. This comedy show/song is comprised almost entirely of oxymorons and is performed by Dave & Andy at the Comic Strip Live in New York. (01:48)
Caitlin McPherson - President KGSA Introduction
KGSA President Caitlin McPherson introduces herself and shares more about the organization to new Krannert MBA and Master's Programs students.
Journées Emois Paris 2014: Réseau REDSIAM (Vidéo) Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: Réseau REDSIAM
Intervenant: Marcel GOLDBERG, Médecin épidémiologiste, l'Université de Versailles Saint Quentin
-Symposium réseau REDSIAM
Marcel GOLDBERG, Médecin épidémiologiste, l'Université de Versailles Saint Quentin
Le SNIIRAM en 2014: Quelles actualités?
Philippe RICORDEAU, CNAMTS
Une cartographie des pathologies et des dépenses dans le SNIIRAM 2010-2012
Anne FAGOT-CAMPAGNA, Endocrinol
Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: Réseau REDSIAM
In Conversation: Semiconductor
Featured in Black Box in 2008, Brighton-based duo Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt, a.k.a. Semiconductor, have returned to Washington. A Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship at the National Museum of Natural History allowed them to research volcanic activity. They discuss their current project, an installation based on their study of live volcanoes in the Galapagos Islands and Ecuador.
A conversation with two Sol LeWitt draftsmen
Curatorial Research Associate Ryan Hill talks with Sol LeWitt draftsmen Lacey Fekishazy and Roland Lusk about the process of installing a Sol Lewitt artwork.
Joanne Gold and J. David Miller on "The Cinema Effect Part I: Dreams"
Psychotherapist Joanne Gold and psychoanalyst J. David Miller of the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis discuss selected works from "The Cinema Effect Part I: Dreams" with curatorial research associate Ryan Hill.