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Reuters Insider Crop Report: U.S. Corn
Sept. 6 - Join Reuters Insider on a tour of the U.S. corn crop in Indiana and Illinois, where yields are expected to shrink due to damage from rain, flooding and scorching heat.
Mac In A Minute - Summer Wrap Up
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El Nino-La Nina Sea Surface Temperature and Height Anomalies: January 1997 through November 1998
An animation of sea surface temperature and height anomalies in the Pacific for January 1997 through November 1998 from NOAA AVHRR and TOPEX Poseidon
PediNeuroLogic Exam: Newborn: Normal: Primitive Reflexes - Moro
The Moro reflex is obtained by holding the baby's head and shoulders off of the mat with the arms held in flexion on the chest. The examiner suddenly lets the head and shoulders drop back a few inches while releasing the arms. The arms should fully abduct and extend, then return towards the midline with the hand open and the thumb and the index finger forming a 'C' shape. An absent or incomplete Moro is seen in upper motor neuron lesions. An asymmetric Moro is most often seen with a brachial ple
9/11 - 10th Anniversary - Tribute
On September 11, 2001 on American soil, terrorists hijacked four planes intending to crash them into American buildings. Two of those planes hit the World Trade Center Towers and one hit the Pentagon. The other crashed when American passengers apparently 'rushed' the terrorists. This video has more graphic images than some, but is good to provide students with an overall look of the events and provide them with some feeling of the impact on the minds and hearts of Americans. (04:20)
Applied Economics 2 - part 1
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DifferenceMakers: Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth
The Military and Family Research Institute at Purdue has been on the front lines of for more than 10 years, with 20 professionals, 20 student employees and faculty partners across campus. The institute: • supports the military infrastructure that supports families. • engages civilian communities to help • researches problems and identify solutions that work. • Influences policies, programs and practices http://www.purdue.edu/differencemakers/wadsworth.html
Investors should sell on short-lived rally, says Tarsala
The cross in the 50- and 200-day moving averages on the S&P 500 and a spike in volatility suggest the recent rally in stocks will be short lived, says Reuters Quantitative Analyst Mike Tarsala.
2011 State of the University Address
Penn State President Graham B. Spanier delivers his annual State of the University address to the Board of Trustees and the University community. The address was broadcast live on the Internet on September 9, 2011.
Expedition Blue Planet- Arava Institute: Water Knows no Borders
A drought in the West Bank is exacerbating the situation in the already conflict-riddled region.A drought in the West Bank is exacerbating the situation in the already conflict-riddled region. As Israelis experience unprecedented water shortages, residential wells in drought-stricken Palestinian regions continue to dry up due to decreased rainfall and Israel’s tightening grip on water use.Parts of major West Bank cities such as Jenin, Hebron, and Bethlehem have experienced a lack of runnin
New app offers face to face contact
Sept. 9 - A new iPhone application aims to make social networking truly social, with the help of geo-location technology. Penny Tweedie reports.
Circumference of a Circle
In this video, a teacher demonstrates finding the circumference of two different circles. The circles are drawn on a white board, and the teacher explains step-by-step how to find the circumference of each. ( 1:58)
Alarm grows over euro zone woes
German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets her Finnish couterpart to discuss Greece's second bailout package, while Italian yields soar.
New York wakes to increased security
Sept. 11 - New Yorkers woke up to an increased police presence and the Obamas arrive at Ground Zero as Americans prepare to mark the 10th anniversary of 9/11. Deborah Gembara reports.
Elektronische signaalbewerking II
Vakinhoud: elektronische signaalbewerking II behandelt gesampeld-analoge en vooral continue-tijd analoge circuits en systemen. Leerdoelen: na het behalen van dit vak kan de student: 1. filter-overdrachtsfuncties middels state-space synthese afbeelden op filter-topologieen, deze optimaliseren m.b.t. dynamisch bereik en gevoeligheid voor componenten-variaties en realiseren met behulp van integratoren; 2. circuits voor integratoren, analoge filters, continue-tijd filters, en nullors (operationele
Aurora Australis From Madagascar to Northern Australia
Video of the Aurora Australis taken by the crew of Expedition 29 on board the International Space Station. This sequence of shots was taken September 17, 2011 from 17:22:27 to 17:45:12 GMT, on an ascending pass from south of Madagascar to just north of Australia over the Indian Ocean.
Adding Three and Four Digit Numbers With Regrouping
A teacher shows students how to add three and four digit numbers with regrouping by using an example of planning the cost of a party. The teacher stresses writing the numbers vertically aligning the digits according to place value. The video also shows students how they will make mistakes if the numbers are not aligned. The problems are written with black marker on sheet paper. ( 3:22)
Alice Neel: The Art of Not Sitting Pretty
Phoebe Hoban, author of Basquiat: A Quick Killing in Art, will read from and discuss her new biography of painter Alice Neel. Alice Neel: The Art of Not Sitting Pretty was named one of the ten best books of 2010 by the Village Voice, included in O Magazine's 15 books to watch for in 2011, and picked as an Editors' Choice in the New York Times Sunday Book Review in January 2011. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on February 2, 2011. Video courtesy Elizabeth