Rebuilding New Orleans: An Opportunity to Re-Energize the Planning Profession?
There’s no love lost between Kristina Ford and New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin; he made it clear that she was not welcome as the city’s main planner when he assumed office. The bone Ford has to pick is not merely with the current mayor and his notion of a casino- and hotel-dominated New Orleans, but with a wrongheaded plan
Now and Then
The University of Arizona Beta Omicron Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi proudly presents "Now and Then," a documentary video in which our chapter members interviewed centenarians and other seniors about their memories of the Great Depression. The interviewees share their views about the hard times that they faced in the 1930s, and offer advice for young people today. It is interesting to compare and contrast conditions back then with conditions now -- thus the title "Now and Then." Video produced by
Seasonal Migrations: Bald Eagle
Students join a biologist who uses satellite telemetry to track bald eagles back to their nests in Canada. They participate in an online contest and predict the location of each eagle's nest. Through these interrelated investigations, students discover that sunlight drives all living systems and they learn about the dynamic ecosystem that surrounds and connects them. Children follow the migrations of animals. They observe, research, and report their findings, and watch journeys progress on real-
History of Boston Transportation
Fred Salvucci ponders the role of contingency in history, and in the evolution of Boston and its transportation system. He starts from the time the glaciers pulled back from Boston, leaving a soggy near-island and a river for the first white settlers to contend with. “The reason the city is here because
Introduction to macroeconomics
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Spring Semester 2010. This module provides an introduction to modern macroeconomic analysis. Macroeconomics is concerned with some of the most pressing and fundamental questions economists can ask, such as: What determines economic growth? Why do economies exhibit expansions ('booms') and contractions ('busts') in output? What drives employment and wages, saving and investment? What causes inflation and
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Opposite angles simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the angles on a 360 degree wheel
FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Session 1- Ludicalm, une application mobile ludothérapeutique pour ... Titre : FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Session 1-Ludicalm, une application mobile ludothérapeutique
pour améliorer les soins des enfants Auteur (s) : Sylvie-Marie Brunet Consultante Ludicalmant votre et Elisabeth Guerzou,
Infirmière puéricultrice au CH Alès.
Conférence enregistrée lors du Colloque TIC SANTE 2014: "10 ans d’innovations en e-santé et e-formation. Dans 10 ans ...
Titre : FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Session 1-Ludicalm, une application mobile ludothérapeutique pour améliorer les soins des enfants
Auteur (s) : Sylvie-Marie Brunet Consultante Ludicalmant votre et Elisabeth Guerzou, Infirmière puéricultrice au CH Alès.
Where next for public health in the era of austerity?
This event was the second in a series of master class lectures jointly staged by the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University bringing together relevant senior figures and academics from across the city and surrounding region. The twenty-first century has seen a growth in political, environmental and economic insecurity in the context of global recession, population ageing and climate change. Responding to these threats involves rethinking how we work together, care for ourselves,
GS-25: Printing your photos
Print individual images, contact sheets, or picture packages using the Print command. Choose preset picture package layouts and add optional frames. Use with either Photoshop Elements version 7 or 8.
Sustainable Tourism Certification
A lecture on sustainable tourism
Pope decries gay marriage
Pope Benedict criticizes gay marriage during Barcelona Mass. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
USC School of Pharmacy: Meeting the Needs of the Community
PharmD students from the USC School of Pharmacy meet vital needs of the community through dozens of health fairs each year, providing screenings, education and immunizations. Learn more about the University of Southern California: http://www.usc.edu Learn more about the USC School of Pharmacy: http://www.usc.edu/schools/pharmacy/
Evolution: artificial selection and domestication
In the 18th and 19th century evolutionary biologists, including Darwin, emphasised the similarities between natural evolution and artificial ‘ improvement’ of livestock under domestication. They believed that studying domesticated animals and plants could illuminate the mechanisms of natural evolution. First published on Fri, 13 Ma
C++ Console Lesson 18: Arguments and Return Values
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This C++ video tutorial shows how to pass arguments into functions and return values from thema return statement causes execution to leave the current subroutine and resume at the point in the code immediately after where the subroutine was called — known as its return address. The return address is saved, usually on the process's call stack, as part of the operation of making the subroutine call. Return statements in many languages allow a function to specify a r
Edison - New York City "ghetto" fish market - 1903
The view photographed from an elevated camera position looks down on a very crowded New York City street market Rows of pushcarts and street vendors vehicles can be seen The precise location is difficult to ascertain but it is certainly on the Lower East Side probably on or near Hester Street which at the turn of the century was the center of commerce for New Yorks Jewish ghetto Located south of Houston Street and east of the Bowery the ghetto population was predominantly Russian but included im
Tennis players, Pomona College
Four Pomona College tennis players with rackets pose for a photo in the tennis courts. From left to right: unidentified, Ralph Noble, Robert Williams, Wilfred Reynolds. Part of Renwick Gymnasium can be seen in the background.
Creating a climate for change
A new INSEAD-European Business Summit report on climate change has highlighted a surge in green activities by US entrepreneurs, backed by venture capital. Until 2005, the amount of VC funds invested in clean technologies such as solar and wind power had been running almost neck and neck in the US and Europe. But then there was a sudden surge of VC interest in the US in 2005, the report says, which resulted in US firms raising $4.5 billion in VC funds to invest in clean technology the fol
Why are we constantly surprised by the emergence of crises such as the current financial meltdown, and what are the lessons that we can apply when tackling these?
Making more from less: does Mother Nature have enough resources to go around?
Global growth isn’t all about jobs and the stock market: it’s also about people. The global population will increase, despite the ageing baby boomer generation; there will be increased demands for minerals, energy, food, even blood.
Rebuilding Europe: new architecture needed to kick-start economy
With a weakened financial system and various European governments knee-deep in debt, the emergence of a new world financial order has taken on a new urgency of late. But instead of quick fixes as the Greek crisis has clearly demonstrated, we should instead be looking for sustainable solutions towards economic prosperity.