ISS Update - Nov. 1, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Nov. 1, 2011.
A Lesson About Not Judging by Appearances
This three-minute video must be watched to the very end....including after the credits to catch the message. It shows a rodent in a treadmill cage trying to catch another rodent he falls in love with at first sight. A great video to teach about not judging by appearances. Kids will love it and it can start great discussions. (03:10)
CBS Show Time Spanish – Lesson 29
In this week’s episode, Alba and Mark are en la cocina, making a Spanish tortilla. The episode is slightly different from our usual episodes as the audio was recorded live in the kitchen rather than in the studio. There’s no “Act II” this week as the conversation follows the entire process of making the tortilla.
Learn with Pictures and Video S3 #17 - Mexican Spanish Expressions That Help with the Housework 1
You’ve finally made the move to your own apartment in Mexico. You’ve always thought it would be great to entertain guests in Spanish, but now that you have the chance, you know you have to clean. Even if your Spanish can impress your guests, you won’t get very far if they think you’re a slob. [...]
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.NET 4.5: Size-on-disk improvements In the next release of .NET (version 4.5), less disk space will be used to store .NET on your system. In fact, roughly 40% less space than is required today in some cases. This is a significant milestone for .NET. Besides taking up less physical space inside your desktop PC, .NET 4.5 will fit onto your more disk-space-limited devices (like a tablet, for example...). Here, we meet Layla
In the next release of .NET (version 4.5), less disk space will be used to store .NET on your system. In fact, roughly 40% less space than is required today in some cases. This is a significant milestone for .NET. Besides taking up less physical space inside your desktop PC, .NET 4.5 will fit onto your more disk-space-limited devices (like a tablet, for example...). Here, we meet Layla
Windows Phone Hackathon from Nokia World At Nokia World this year the Windows Phone team sponsored a 24 hour Hackathon event. The results were incredible- check it out!
At Nokia World this year the Windows Phone team sponsored a 24 hour Hackathon event. The results were incredible- check it out!
Legend of Sleepy Hollow Pt 1
TWC9: New Windows Phones, WP7 and Azure tools, Node.JS, & a Kinect to a Kill... This week on Channel 9, Dan and Clint discuss the week's top developer news, including:
This week on Channel 9, Dan and Clint discuss the week's top developer news, including:
Albert Lager Lecture Series - Life and Times of Sigmund Freud
Sigmund Freud's ideas, controversial since they were first proposed, continue to have a substantial impact on our conceptions of the mind and of mental disorder. Freudian mechanisms lie behind the characters and actions of many novels, stories, TV scripts, and films. Freudian terms and concepts like 'repression', 'sublimation', 'libido', 'Oedipus complex', and 'anal retentive' have become part of our everyday vocabulary. Nevertheless, Freud's ideas are often misunderstood. What did Freud actuall
Teagardens at Thunderbird
Executive MBA student Ronald Teagarden, a third-generation T-bird, talks about growing up in a Thunderbird family. His mom is Thunderbird Professor Mary Teagarden, Ph.D., and his grandfather was a Thunderbird Airfield flight instructor.
Breakingviews: Repatriation fallout - higher interest rates?
Nov. 2 - A proposed tax holiday for U.S. firms holding $1.4 trillion overseas could boost interest rates as many companies would sell U.S. Treasury holdings to bring the money back.
Behind the Federal Reserve
Decoder: The Federal Reserve recently announced Operation Twist, a plan to lower long-term interest rates. It's one of the Fed's latest moves to improve economic conditions. But this isn't the first time the Fed has stepped in during an economic slowdown. Reuters explains the origins of the Federal Reserve and how it has evolved through the years.
Teaching: • Start supine • Keep head shoulders and hips on bench with feet flat on floor Coaching: • Hold dumbbells with neutral grip • Reach overhead and return to start position using lats and triceps Common Errors: • Athlete doesn't keep elbows close together • Athlete arches back
U.S. Sen. Harkin: Transaction tax would also ease volatility
Nov. 2 - Senator Tom Harkin speaks to Insider after unveiling legislation aimed at speculators that would tax Wall Street financial transactions.
Giant spider has New Yorker's in its web
Nov. 7 - Louise Bourgeois' 21 foot tall 'Spider' sculpture is installed on a New York City sidewalk, before it goes on sale at Christie's auction house. Tara Cleary reports.
Hugh Grant welcomes baby girl
Nov. 02 - The British actor announces that he is now the proud father of a daughter. Alicia Powell reports.
Santa Claus competition delivers in Hong Kong
Nov. 2 - Hong Kong's Santa Clauses catch plastic reindeer and guard their beards while sipping porridge in the quest for a spot in Sweden's 2011 Santa Claus Winter Games. Tara Cleary reports.
Ban Ki-moon sees charred remains in Libya
Nov. 2 - U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon toured a military base where the charred remains of 53 people were found after the fall of Tripoli. Deborah Gembara reports.
Bernanke talks Europe, "Occupy" protests
Nov 2 - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke talked about topics ranging from Europe's debt problems to criticism from Occupy Wall Street protesters in his regularly scheduled press conference. Rough Cut. No reporter narration.