Is It Too Late to Avoid Serious Impacts of Climate Change? | Harvard Thinks Green
James McCarthy is the Alexander Agassiz Professor of Biological Oceanography and a co-chair with the Nobel Peace Prize winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change December 8, 2011
Carbon markets and international linkage: The Hon Greg Combet at ANU
The Hon Greg Combet MP gives this public lecture entitled 'Carbon markets and international linkage' at The Australian National University on 25 November 2011.. The Minister for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Greg Combet AM MP, was first elected to Parliament for the NSW seat of Charlton in 2007. After the 2007 election he was appointed Parliamentary Secretary for Defence Procurement in the Rudd Labor Government and in February 2009 he was appointed Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Ch
This is a VERY brief, eleven-minute overview of the biochemistry concepts needed for biology.
1.3 Vitamin D The main role of vitamin D is to facilitate the uptake of calcium from food, through the lining of the small intestine into the blood. It also controls the deposition of calcium in the bones during growth and maintains adult bone structure. If vitamin D is deficient, with less calcium available, the skeleton fails to develop normally. The most obvious symptom is the bowing of the leg bones in children, producing the condition called rickets (Author(s):
The main role of vitamin D is to facilitate the uptake of calcium from food, through the lining of the small intestine into the blood. It also controls the deposition of calcium in the bones during growth and maintains adult bone structure. If vitamin D is deficient, with less calcium available, the skeleton fails to develop normally. The most obvious symptom is the bowing of the leg bones in children, producing the condition called rickets (Author(s):
Electrical Spin Injection into LaAlO3/SrTiO3
By: taku N. Reyren (CNRS - Thales) National High Magnetic Field Laboratory - New Frontiers in two dimensional electron systems, Buenos Aires, Argentina - Nov 23 - 25, 2011
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Firefighter Career Information : Why Become a Firefighter?
This 2:42 video shows how one person became a firefighter and his education and motivation.
Corporate Governance - What do shareholders really value?
Can corporations' relentless focus on maximising shareholder wealth actually harm investors? UNSW's Centre for Law, Markets and Regulation presents Prof Lynn Stout, the Paul Hastings Distinguished Professor of Corporate and Securities Law at UCLA, in the second seminar of the series "In Who or What Do We Trust?" Lynn Stout has been described as "the closest thing to a rockstar in corporate governance". Professor Stout advocates the end of shareholder primacy where public corporations belong to
The Building of Fulton Beer
Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota MBA graduate Ryan Petz helped turn Fulton Beer from a home brewing hobby with his friends into a burgeoning business replete with a new brewery. For more information on the Carlson School of Management visit www.CarlsonSchool.umn.edu
In the form of a news show, a student describes a combustion reaction as an exothermic chemical reaction as this video begins. He then describes the reaction of hydrogen and oxygen which is often used in engines of rockets. The video concludes with a science teacher demonstrating a combustion reaction using a balloon filled with hydrogen. ( 1:55)
A Way to Remember the Entire Unit Circle for Trigonometry
This video instructor offers his way to remember the Entire Unit Circle for Trigonometry in seven minutes. He uses a small whiteboard. (07:19)
Week 6 Pt. 1
Wrap up of Applications in Islam. Transition to the background of conflict present in Christianity.
Academic research on student engagement - lost formulae to inspiring students
This paper shows academic tutors take on a multitude of roles in their current positions at university and while teaching is expected, from most, it is often assumed that the tutor will apply appropriate pedagogical tools to convey knowledge to the students. This view is now being challenged as many students are being actively encouraged to voice their views of the teaching and learning experience this paper shows
This video uses clay models to demonstrate effects of continental drift. Mountains forming at convergent faults, sea floor created at divergent faults, island chains forming at hot spots, and formation of volcanoes at subduction zones are shown. This selection provides visual of these concepts for students. (01:10)
Привет всем! Looks like it's going to be a long summer break for you and a busy summer for me:) From now till the new academic year my family will be going back and forth to Charlotte, NC to settle things concerning our new residence, my husband's new job and our kids' new schools. In addition to that we are still working on getting visas for our trip to Russia in August. (What a lengthy process!)...
I haven't seen my family and friends in Russia in 7 years, and it's quite
The Lady Vanishes—Again and Again
Marjorie Rosen, author of Popcorn Venus: Women, Movies, & the American Dream, discusses the disappearance of women as stars and subject matter from the silver screen. Using examples from popular cinema, Ms. Rosen explores what this change signified when it first occurred in the late 1960s and early 1970s, what it means now, and what, if anything, can be done about it. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on October 16, 2010. Video courtesy Elizabeth A. Sackl
49ème Semaine Médicale de Lorraine Nancy 2014 : Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec ... Titre : 49ème Semaine Médicale de Lorraine Nancy 2014 : Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec la médecine générale. Intervenant : Dr Julien PIERRAT, Généraliste, Golbey Résumé : Salle C0716
Impact sur les pratiques et ressenti des médecins généralistes.
Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec la médecine générale.
Impact sur les pratiques et ressenti des médecins généralistes.
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Titre : 49ème Semaine Médicale de Lorraine Nancy 2014 : Dispositif d’annonce : articulation avec la médecine générale.
Intervenant : Dr Julien PIERRAT, Généraliste, Golbey
Résumé : Salle C0716
Immigration and the American Civil War (6:16)
A panel of leading historians discuss immigration during the American Civil War and its impact on the country and war. Lots of interesting and frequently overlooked insights that would help students better understand the war and where some of the soldiers came from as well as an acceptance of immigrants.