10 Facts About Presidents' Day
In 1885, President Chester Arthur signed a bill making George Washington's Birthday a Federal holiday, and in February of 1971, Richard Nixon declared Presidents' Day as a day to recognize all U.S. Presidents. Watch this video to learn more about George Washington and Presidents' Day.
Take 5 with Octavia Spencer
Actress and Montgomery native Octavia Spencer is the sixth of seven siblings with a passion for the film industry. After graduating from Jefferson Davis High School in 1988, she attended Auburn and earned a bachelor's degree in liberal arts in 1994. She began her professional acting career in 1996, portraying a nurse in the movie "A Time to Kill," but is best known for her recent role as Minny Jackson in the 2011 film "The Help." Her role as Minny won her many accolades including an Academy Awar
A Record in the River
Oyster shells are the black box recorders of the James River. Marine scientist Juli Harding collects the data.
France A. Córdova Retrospective 2007-2012
A retrospective video featuring highlights from France Cordova's presidency and noteworthy events at Purdue during 2007-2012. http://www.purdue.edu/president/speeches/sotu2012/index.html
The complete contents of this algebra textbook are available here online. This text is suitable for high-school Algebra I, preparing for the GED, a refresher for college students who need help preparing for college-level mathematics, or for anyone who wants to learn introductory algebra. I am especially pleased to help homeschoolers. Includes a graphing applet, a prime factorization machine, and a prime number list. Brennan uses inserts to answer common questions as the lesson goes on, helping t
Learn About Saint Patrick's Day
In this video clip, from WatchMojo.com, learn about the tradition behind Saint Patrick's Day, celebrated in Ireland and around the world on March 17. (1:03)
IFSI Limoges 2011 – Les processus traumatiques abdominaux. (Vidéo) Titre : IFSI Limoges 2011 – Les processus traumatiques abdominaux.
Auteur : Juvénal Thiare ABITA (CHU de Limoges).
Résumé : UE 2.4 Les processus traumatiques abdominaux.
L’auteur n’a pas transmis de conflit d’intérêt concernant les données diffusées dans cette vidéo ou publiées dans la référence citée.
Conférence enregistrée lors du cours de l’Institut ...
Titre : IFSI Limoges 2011 – Les processus traumatiques abdominaux.
King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics
On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and fiction. In addition to the conference several video interviews were conducted with some of the speakers on the day. In this interview taken at the Fiction and British Politics Conference in London, MP and author Chris Mullin talks about his own political fiction and explains w
Russia pulls out battalion from near Ukraine, sends military hardware into Crimea
Even as Russia pulls back a troop battalion from near Ukraine's border, it starts to send Russian-made military hardware into Crimea. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 16
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Nebulosas (The History Channel) - parte 3 de 5
Las nebulosas son misteriosas nubes de gas que no están clasificadas como estrellas, planetas, lunas o asteroides. Los astrónomos usan las técnicas más sofisticadas para poder observarlas, ya que son prácticamente invisibles a simple vista. Poco menos que asombrosas, las nebulosas emiten, reflejan u oscurecen la luz de la galaxia mediante increíbles espirales de color. Las nebulosas marcan las regiones donde la nada del espacio se fusiona primero, donde
Duke University Admissions Chat: Spirit
Three Duke students host a web chat on the topic of athletics and spirit at Duke with prospective students.
2nd Annual Business Plan and Elevator Pitch Competition v.2
Our 2nd Annual Business Plan and Elevator Pitch Competition is open to all current full or part-time SPC students enrolled in a degree or certificate program. With prizes totaling up to $10,000.00, students with a great business idea should attend an InfoByte information session on one of our campuses to learn more about eligibility, how to enter, resources to help you create a business plan and/or elevator pitch, criteria, prizes and more! About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz1
Interactive simulaton explaining how to calculate cubic capacity of a truck for carrying excavated materials
Philosophy Discussion: Darwin in the 21st Century: Nature, Humanity, and God
6.033: Lecture 15 Recorded 4/4/12
Open Classroom - 4/4/12 #5 Q&A
Food and American Society an Urban Perspective Topic for 4/4/12: Food and Health: The Obesity Epidemic Lectures: Katy Tucker - Professor of Health Sciences and Director, Boston Puerto Rican Health Study Richard Daynard - Professor of Law and Director, Public Health Advocacy Institute, Northeastern University Alan Meyers - Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine The Open Classroom Policy Series is a graduate-level public policy seminar that is open to the public
MusicWeb International : Garlands index
Part of the MusicWeb site, this database by music and literature critic Philip Scowcroft has a large number of articles arranged as an untitled list. Each article opens on a new scroll-down page and titles include 'British Composers in Literature', 'Crime Fiction and Music', 'Music inspired by Sherlock Holmes', 'Music and the Brontes', 'The Cafe Orchestra in Fact and Fiction', 'Jane Austen and Music' and 'Elgar in Crime Fiction'. The articles vary in length and detail but are all fully reference
Infinite Limits: Vertical Asymptotes
This video explains when a limit decreases or increases without bound near certain values for the independent variables, they are called infinite limits. In general, a fractional function will have an infinite limit if the limit of the denominator is zero and the limit of the numerator is not zero. The infinite limit can be either positive or negative and is determined by the sign of the quotient of the numerator and the denominator. (3:23)
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