Fulfilling the Promise of Crop Biotechnology
Roger Beachy is the founding president of the non-profit Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in Saint Louis, Missouri. Beachy pioneered the development of virus-resistant plants through biotechnology; his early research led to the development of the world's first genetically modified food crop, a virus-resistant tomato. His laboratory conducts basic research on plant biology, and uses recombinant DNA-based technologies to improve crop plants like rice and sweet potato that are grown in developi
The Apples of Our Eyes
Daniel J Kevles, the Stanley Woodward Professor of History at Yale University, teaches and writes about issues in science and society past and present. He has received various honors, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Page One Award, the Watson Davis Prize, and the History of Science Society's George Sarton Medal for career achievement. In his talk, Dan explains how innovation in fruits turned from a pastime of gentlemanly amateurs into a commercial business by the middle of the nineteenth c
Eating Good in the Neighborhood
Steven Shapin is the Franklin L Ford Professor of the History of Science at Harvard University. His current research interests include historical and contemporary studies of dietetics, the nature of entrepreneurial science, and modern relations between academia and industry. In late 2007 the Oxford University Press anointed "locavore" Word of the Year. (Some San Franciscans who thought it a good idea to eat only foods produced within a 100-mile radius made up the word in 2005.) Locavores assum
Undergraduate Research: Margaret-Rose Leung
Margaret-Rose was a presentation winner at the annual Celebrating Undergraduate Excellence event at Oregon State University.
Allan Joseph, Class of 2013
Allan Joseph, an economics and arts and letters preprofessional (pre-med) major, shares his experience as a Notre Dame student. http://admissions.nd.edu/
Notre Dame Hockey Arena Time Lapse
Watch the new Notre Dame Hockey Arena being built before your eyes!
English Language and Culture: Boost your Confidence
Learn and live English and boost your confidence: English Language and Culture at Simon Fraser University http://www.sfu.ca/elc Stop memorizing vocabulary. Start living in English. English language instructor Terri Wershler discusses why Simon Fraser University's English Language and Culture program is different. Terri explains how SFU's English Language and Culture (ELC) program helps students learn English. ELC students do far more than rote memory work and exercises that focus on getting th
Assessment in Physical Therapy
This class presents the methodology to assess physical disability qualitatively and quantitatively from the standpoint of physical therapy (PT).
Aborder un projet impliquant l'outil ORI-OAI (Vidéo) Un projet d'archive institutionnelle s'appuyant sur l'outil ORI-OAI nécessite une démarche de projet.L'objectif de cette séquence est de sensibiliser les acteurs à cet aspect, et de leur fournir des éléments susceptibles d’alimenter la phase amont de réflexion.
Un projet d'archive institutionnelle s'appuyant sur l'outil ORI-OAI nécessite une démarche de projet.L'objectif de cette séquence est de sensibiliser les acteurs à cet aspect, et de leur fournir des éléments susceptibles d’alimenter la phase amont de réflexion.
Receptor location and the speed of drug action
To explain how cellular receptor location influences the speed of drug action.
Bacteria and viruses compared
Introduces and compares the structural components associated with bacteria and viruses by allowing users to "build" their own.
This learning package is aimed at health care professionals whose role involves them in the preparation or delivery of food in a health care setting. The package will explore: The professional role in relation to food delivery, types of food contamination and their prevention, preventing the growth of microorganisms in or around food, safe storage and preparation of food in the health care setting and destroying microorganisms in and around food.
This learning resource introduces the concept of improvement within health and social care. It shows how improvement may be initiated and evaluated. It also explains how improvement is everyone's concern, with small changes having the potential for large impact.
Pràctiques de programació
No existeixen receptes màgiques per a trobar solucions factibles a tots els problemes als que un programador es pot enfrontar al llarg de la seva vida professional. La única manera de que l'estudiant desenvolupi les capacitats d'abstracció de problemes i plantejament eficient de solucions, és mitjançant la creació dels seus propis mecanismes, cosa que només s'aconsegueix amb la pràctica. Per tant, aquesta serà una assignatura majoritàriament pràctica, on l'estudiant haurà d'afrontar
Article :: Saving Time on Routine, Multistep Tasks by Running PDF Actions
Who doesn’t want to work smarter, not harder, during the workday? Lots of us use PDF files in one way or another to convey information. Adobe expert Brian Wood shows you how to use PDF actions to simplify and automate your work and create that perfect PDF “experience.”
Article :: Real World Camera Raw: Using Adobe DNG Converter
Jeff Schewe shows you how to use Adobe DNG Converter, which is a convenient way to process large numbers of images into DNG format.
Article :: Real World Camera Raw: Digital Image Anatomy
Jeff Schewe describes the anatomy of a digital image, including pixels, resolution, bit depth, dynamic range, color, and gamma and tone mapping.
Answering Niners Questions about Jelly Bean—The Kinect Drivable Lounge Chair In this video, Clint and Dan answer your questions about Jelly Bean—The Kinect Drivable Lounge Chair. They cover a number of topics, including how they decided on the current control scheme, how much calibration was required, and how much code they wrote on top of the SDK.
In this video, Clint and Dan answer your questions about Jelly Bean—The Kinect Drivable Lounge Chair. They cover a number of topics, including how they decided on the current control scheme, how much calibration was required, and how much code they wrote on top of the SDK.
MSc Information Systems Student Profile -- Rob Lowe
Postgraduate Computing student, Rob Lowe, discusses his reasons for choosing to study at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Comment protéger une image par tatouage ? (TIM région 3 Q17)
Le tatouage des images et son application dans la sécurité et la propriété intellectuelle.