Science Bulletins: Seeking Spiders—Biodiversity on a Different Scale
Recognizing the tiny species of any ecosystem is hugely important for defining its overall diversity. But miniscule forms of life are often invisible to conservation efforts because they have yet to be described in detail. Dr. Norman Platnick of the American Museum of Natural History is leading an important initiative to discover biodiversity on a smaller scale. Having devoted decades to the study of spiders, Dr. Platnick now leads a team of 45 investigators from 10 countries in the largest-ever
Tomato Transplantation in Field
This video shows the method of transplantation of tomato in the field.
Spacecraft Docks Under Six Hours After Launch
Traveling about 250 miles above the Pacific Ocean and just west of the South American coast, the unpiloted ISS Progress 48 Russian cargo ship docked at 9:18 p.m. EDT Aug. 1 to the Pirs docking compartment of the International Space Station. The craft is delivering 1,962 pounds of propellant, 110 pounds of oxygen and air, 925 pounds of water and 2,817 pounds of spare parts and experiment hardware for a total of 2.9 tons of food, fuel and equipment to be delivered to the six crew members on the or
Economie en Bedrijf
Deze cursus biedt inzicht in besluitvorming en bedrijfsvoering op inleidend niveau; en biedt inzicht in de basisbegrippen van de micro- en markteconomie; Na het volgen van deze module kunt u: 1)basisbegrippen en theorieën van de micro- en markteconomie toelichten; 2)belangrijke concepten en theorieën toepassen op eenvoudige situaties; 3)elementen uit de discipline herkennen in concrete voorbeelden van besluitvorming en management
Social Cohesion Design
Concern There has been much concern in the last few decades about the social breakdown in Western societies. Abundant social reports indicate that our social fabric is disrupting having all sorts of negative impact of the members of the community to participate in voluntairy work, politics and associations.Technology is seen as having an active role in this. A TV set binds people to their homes less visiting friends. A micro wave facilitates family members to eat at different time intervalls les
ISS Update - August 2, 2012
The International Space Station video update for August 2, 2012.
Your Teacher Isn't a Mind Reader
This is a quick talk about why it is important to explain points made in an essay and rules to help a writer better explain those points. (01:20)
Using effects and painting tools for 3D
Use 3D tools to manipulate 3D objects and scenes. Paint on the surface of a 3D object, including painting on textures and bumps.
MIT Forum - Discussion Panel
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Buzz Aldrin on Walking on the Moon
In this Tech Effect video, brought to you by the History Channel, Buzz Aldrin talks about how walking on the moon was a surreal experience. To him, it felt fictitious, yet very real. It felt like an alien environment. (1:01)
Research & Relevance: Tim Kraft
Assistant Professor Tim Kraft discusses how businesses are a part of society and how they can no longer operate in a "bubble." His research looks at environmental issues in regard to supply chain and operations management. The Initiative for Business in Society (IBiS) is a research center dedicated to being the foremost global catalyst of thought, information and action on business' role in society. U.Va. Darden School of Business faculty discuss how their work contributes to preparing leaders
Why Germany has Stable Policy Incentives and the U.S. Does Not
By: icamp2012school Frank Laird, University of Denver
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Er wordt een indeling gemaakt volgens het systeem van de ROBOT (Spelweg).
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Rick Christie, cancer survivor and founder of Ride for Life, has committed to giving The NSW Cancer Survivors Centre around $50,000 per year for the next five years. Based at the UNSW Lifestyle Clinic, the Cancer Survivors Centre is dedicated to cancer survivors and is the first of its kind in Australia to provide clinical services and conduct research for both adults and children. MORE INFO: http://www.nswcancersurvivorscentre.org/
This module gives a brief overview of the Texas Instruments power management portfolio, how to read a data sheet on power-management devices, and how to pick the right one for some sample […]
Research & Relevance: Ed Davis
Professor Ed Davis discusses his research on humanitarian disaster response and supply chain management. He sees the need for improved coordination of relief efforts from all sectors. He has worked with practitioners and businesses to help them formulate new ideas for solving problems. The Initiative for Business in Society (IBiS) is a research center dedicated to being the foremost global catalyst of thought, information and action on business' role in society. U.Va. Darden School of Business
Senior Wine and Cheese, Class of 2012
Seniors reflect on their memories from the Robins School of Business while at the annual Senior Wine and Cheese event celebrating their accomplishments.
Barbara Jordan's Keynote Address
In this video clip, view an excerpt from Barbara Jordan's keynote speech at the Democratic National Convention of 1976. Jordan was the first African-American woman ever elected to Congress from a southern state. (2:12)
Harold L. Ickes Introduces Marian Anderson at Lincoln Memorial
Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes stresses racial equality in his introduction of African-American singer Marian Anderson, who performs a concert on April 9, 1939, at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. (5:16)