American Experience: Seabiscuit
Seabiscuit was dung-colored and boxy, with stumpy legs that wouldn't completely straighten, a straggly tail and an ungainly gait, but though he didn't look the part, he was one of the most remarkable thoroughbred racehorses in history. (53:37)
Sochi Games inspire new fashion scene
Follow the Olympics in Sochi: http://smarturl.it/SochiOlympics The Sochi Games add new flavors to Russian fashion as more and more fans wear outfits in colors of the Russian flag or Olympic mascot hats. Jillian Kitchener reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe 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 internat
Engaging students in ethical debates
This case study outlines an investigation into the acceptance of a new pedagogical paradigm aiming to engage and inspire students in ethical and entrepreneurial activity
Polite drones could soon form efficient armies
Full story: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25792 Robots that can navigate in unknown spaces have been given a set of manners to help them coordinate their in-flight movements
Read My Bar Graph!
In this "Cyberchase" video clip, the kids create their own bar graph to track the amount of bugs in the main Cybrary. They compare their bar graph to the one that Hacker created (to trick Ms. Fileshare, the librarian) and realize that the two bar graphs are based on different scales. (1:10)
Global Reaction to US Credit Downgrade
Krannert School of Management Assoc. Prof. Xiaoyan Zhang discusses the global reaction to the U. S. credit downgrade.
Clinical Judgement of Hypernasality in Cleft Palate Children
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Super socks prevent poverty
Conscious Step http://consciousstep.com/ Conscious Step pairs top quality (responsibly manufactured) socks that you purchase with important causes you care about. Why not buy all your socks through Conscious Step? 2013 First Prize, Peter Farrell student entrepreneur challenge. __________________________ Another UNSW Australia start-up story. - More tech entrepreneurs since 2000 than any Australian university - A millionaire alumni larger than any other Australian University - More Australia
ELEC2141 Digital Circuit Design - Lecture 4
ELEC2141 Week 2 Lecture 1: Combinational Logic Circuits 1
2008 K R Narayanan Oration Why Environmentalism Needs Equity
"Why Environmentalism Needs Equity: Learning from the environmentalism of the poor to build our common future". Ms Sunita Narain, Director of the Centre for Science & Environment; Director of the Society for Environmental Communications; and publisher of the fortnightly magazine 'Down to Earth', has been with the Centre from 1982 and has worked hard at analysing and studying the relationship between environment and development, and at creating public consciousness about the need for sus