Estructuras de la Edificación I
La asignatura tiene por objetivo general que el alumno adquiera los conocimientos fundamentales de la mecánica de sólidos deformables y de los comportamientos elástico, plástico y resistente de los materiales más habitualmente utilizados en edificación. La asignatura Estructuras de edificación I aporta al alumno los conceptos y herramientas básicos de la Elasticidad y de la Resistencia de materiales, que éste utilizará en diversas asignaturas del módulo técnico, así como en el
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
Alumni Profile: HE Sheikh Mohamed Althani SEP50(2002), President, Qatar-Connect
HE Sheikh Mohamed Althani SEP50(2002) reflects on his career and time at the School.
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.
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. (03:22)
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
Haunted Memories and Complex Loyalties
This Maguire Public Scholar Lecture by William Abraham, SMU's Albert Cook Outler Professor of Wesley Studies, focused on terrorism's ties to religion and other causes. It was given September 8, 2011, as part of a series of SMU events commemorating the 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorists attacks.
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The Details and Construction Processes of Die Es
The underpinning idea is that architectural technology is part of this hierarchical framework conceptualising architectural conceptstructuring structural systemplacement and layering componentsdetailing connections The details processes and descriptions of Die Es presented here demonstrate that in this framework architectural technology is seen to be inextricably interlinked to the entire building and its spatialaesthetics
The Details and Construction Processes of the Fallingwater House
The information presented here is taken from teaching architectural technology in the 2nd Year of the UCT Bachelor of Architectural Studies programme in 2010. The underpinning idea is that architectural technology is part of this hierarchical framework: conceptualising (architectural concept)-structuring (structural system)-placement and layering (components)-detailing (connections). The details, processes and descriptions of Die Es presented here demonstrate that in this framework, architectura
Historical skills : using archives
This resource provides a general introduction to what archives are, where they are kept, how to find relevant material, and what to expect on a visit to an archives office. A glossary and bibliography are also provided along with numerous links to relevant external resources. The scope of this unit principally reflects the archival holdings of the University of Nottingham and illustrative images of items from our collections appear throughout.
Jewish suspects arrested for death of Palestinian teen
Israel has arrested six Jewish suspects in the abduction and killing of Palestinian teenager, Mohammed Abu Khudair, whose death has sparked violent protests. Jillian Kitchener reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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, nat
Battle of Saratoga II
The Battle of Saratoga, a victory for the American rebels, not only served as a turning point in the Revolution but also transformed the diplomatic landscape and made America a country with some political clout. The four minute video does a good job of explaining the battle as well as the importance of the event.
Basics of Reducing Fractions
This video shows the basics of reducing fractions. Could be great for remediation or beginning level learners. (1:37)
Numeracy in the Kitchen - Cooking with Fractions
A video created for educational purposes that focuses on numeracy, in particular fractions. Aimed for students, parents and teachers to use as a resource when teaching mathematics, home economics and ICT. (05:15)
Expedition 28 Crew Undocks from Station
Expedition 28 Commander Andrey Borisenko and Flight Engineers Alexander Samokutyaev and Ron Garan undock from the International Space Station in the Soyuz TMA-21 spacecraft, wrapping up 162 days aboard the orbiting outpost.
Dining for Dealmakers: Hong Kong hotels
Sept. 15 - Reuters Correspondent Fred Katayama discovers Hong Kong's best hotel restaurants with Tim Zagat. Experience local fare and french flare at The Peninsula, the Four Seasons and the Mandarin hotels.
'Een blik op het ondergedoken kind' : Reizende tentoonstelling In afwachting van het nieuwe museum creëerde Kazerne Dossin een reizende tentoonstelling rond ondergedoken kinderen. 15 hardboardpanelen vertellen de beklijvende verhalen van joodse mensen die als kind moesten onderduiken om …
In afwachting van het nieuwe museum creëerde Kazerne Dossin een reizende tentoonstelling rond ondergedoken kinderen. 15 hardboardpanelen vertellen de beklijvende verhalen van joodse mensen die als kind moesten onderduiken om …