An Example of a Chemical Reaction: Making a Bouncing Ball
Watch this video to learn to make a rubbery bouncing ball out of pudding mix, glue, borax, water, and food coloring. This is an example of a chemical reaction due to the reaction of the glue/pudding mix with borax. The experiment is shown/explained step-by-step, and the video concludes with an explanation of the reaction that occurred.
'Diamond dust' snow created in a freezer
The classic image of a symmetrical, six-sided snowflake is everywhere at this time of the year. Only trouble is, the stuff that falls from the sky looks nothing this Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22029481.600
Stars from Les Miserables
This is a live performance of the 10th Anniversary Concert of Les Miserables. While the singers are in costume, this is not a stage production of the musical. The orchestra and singers are both on stage together with the orchestra behind the singers. This is a very interesting live concert production with occasional excerpts of footage from the stage production. Performance is sung in English with English captions. (3:29)
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Butternut Squash & Apple Soup with the World's Premier Culinary College
Get the Recipe: http://www.ciaculinaryintelligence.com/2011/10/vegetarian-butternut-squash-apple-soup-served-in-fresh-pumpkins.html The Culinary Institute of America is the world's premier culinary college. Culinary school instructor Scott Swartz '89 demonstrates how to prepare Butternut Squash & Apple Soup. For more information about our cooking school, please visit www.ciachef.edu.
Thai drugs to go up in smoke
Sept. 17 - Officials in Thailand prepare to destroy over $132 million worth of illegal narcotics as the country's PM vows to get tough on drugs. Andrew Raven reports.
Keeping Its Distance: Can the Fed Be Effective, Innovative — and Independent?
The U.S. Federal Reserve Bank played a central role in mounting a response to the financial crisis of 2008. Battling unprecedented disasters, the Fed responded with what experts describe as creative, even heroic, measures. But in the wake of that crisis, the Fed faces new challenges, including an increasingly critical Congress, at a time when the central bank's responsibilities have expanded in significant ways. Observers question whether the Fed can continue to effectively monitor the financial
GIS-IT Essentials Program, First Co-hort Certificate Ceremony
Between June 3 and early November, 2013, the first co-hort of students took five mini, or fast tracked, courses that count toward the IT--GIS Essentials certificate. These courses provide 32 continuing education units (CEUs) and cover five high-demand, high-tech sectors including computers, program logic and design, PC operating systems, databases and geographic information systems (GIS) and global positioning systems (GPS). A three-year $20 million grant awarded in 2011 by the U.S. Department
Building a Ceremonial Mace
In 2013, various departments at Del Mar College came together in the spirit of collaboration to build a ceremonial mace to be used during the College's commencement exercises. Faculty and students in the Architectural/Drafting Technology and the Industrial Machining Applied Technology programs committed time and resources to create a brass and aluminum mace. The College's new mace was introduced during the Fall 2013 Commencement Program in December.
Daniel Boulud, "Daniel: My French Cuisine"
Daniel Boulud, one of America's most respected and successful chefs, delivers a definitive, yet personal cookbook on his love of French food. From coming of age as a young chef to adapting French cuisine to American ingredients and tastes, Daniel Boulud reveals how he expresses his culinary artistry at Restaurant Daniel. With more than 75 signature recipes, plus an additional 12 recipes Boulud prepares at home for his friends on more casual occasions, Daniel is a welcome addition to the art o
Otis Lecture by Homegirl: Patricia Zarate
Patricia Zarate visited Otis College of Art and Design on 11/19/2013 and gave an in class lecture. It all started with an office gig. Patricia Zarate, a native of Guadalajara, Mexico, and mother of three, worked as a secretary at the Dolores Mission in Boyle Heights. Zarate had no culinary training, but she cooked occasionally for local parishioners and Jesuit priests. Her style was healthy, colorful Mexican cuisine - "fusion" before anybody used the word. She started to cook for the mission's p
Ubiquitous Training of Visual-Spatial Skills: On the Development of Mobile Applications Using Handhe
This research project seeks to develop m-learning applications that provide training in visual-spatial skills using wireless handheld mobile devices (e.g. PDAs and cellular phones). The paper acknowledges the role of visual-spatial competence as fundamental in science and most creative endeavors, including its critical role in architectural design. It also recognizes that there is a substantial amount of anecdotal evidence suggesting that undergraduate students in architecture have serious limit
Future Proofing Business: Beyond CSR
Pamela Hartigan, Director, Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, Saïd Business School, discusses some emerging models of entrepreneurial ventures that have a social and/or environmental mission at their core. Pamela Hartigan reviews the sources of capital available for these types of organizations, given that their aim is PURPOSE maximization rather than PROFIT maximization. She examines how these new ventures are similar but different to charities and mainstream business. She examines
Welcome to this Futures workbook on finding work. It is split into several sections describing different techniques for finding work. You can dip in and out of the different sections; however it is not wise to rely on only one mechanism for finding work. It is a competitive market for final year students and new graduates and so you should try many alternate ways to find work.
UNSW Learning and Teaching: Academics Discuss Benefits of GCULT - Dr. Daniel Schlagwein
IPL: Beyond malaria: fever in the tropics
Professor John Crump's Inaugural Professorial Lecture. Tuesday, 27 May 2014.
BIM and Comprehensive Design Studio Education
Building Information Modeling (BIM) has the potential to fundamentally alter the way composition, scale and abstraction are addressed in today?s comprehensive design studio by displacing the primacy of abstract conventions of representation with a methodology based on systems thinking and virtual simulation. BIM viewed as provocateur of design education provides great potential for the critical analysis of how architectural design is taught. The design studio project reflects new ways of teachin
Nokia cuts 3,500 more jobs
The world's largest cellphone vendor by volume Nokia is cutting 3,500 jobs in its second major restructuring in six months as it struggles with falling sales and profits.
Better, Faster, Customizable: Who Will Win the Browser Battle?
In the world of web browsers, it's beginning to look a lot like the 1990s. Back then, the Internet was just starting to become an integral part of daily life and Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer vied for control of the market. This time around, the browser battle includes an increasing number of competitors, most notably Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome. Newcomers like RockMelt, a start-up that promises to integrate web browsing with social networking, are b
Why government guarantees are a double-edged sword
Professor Julian Franks looks at why banks were so highly levered prior to and even during the crisis. His recent research with Professor Viral Acharya discusses the impact government guarantees have had on bank debt.