Jeff Immelt on taxes: "get rid of loop holes"
General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt says that "businesses speak with one voice" on taxes: give us a simple system with no loop holes. Check out what he told Reuters' Chrystia Freeland.
"Tess's Tree"--Meet Illustrator Peter H. Reynolds
Watch illustrator Peter H. Reynolds talk about his inspiration for Tess and see how he creates her. Tess loved her tree. She liked to swing on it and sit in its shade and catch its leaves in the fall.When Tess's tree has to come down, Tess is very sad . . . until she finds a way to gather friends and family and celebrate her tree's remarkable life.This is a book for sharing with people you love, among good friends, or on a quiet day under a favorite tree. This is a great reso
Elon University physics robot competition
Students in Jochen Fischer's class constructed robots and pitted them against each other with the goal of knocking the opponent off the playing surface.
Grassland Management Measures to Conserve a Diverse Cultural Landscape Art Videos for Kids: Getting to Know Degas (Video Clip) A Virtual Visit to the Sydney Opera House Get away from it all in...Libya eConference - Effectuate Actividad Física para la Salud (2011) Writing Research Proposals Iraq: Corruption Prompts Food Rations Shortages Comparing Fractions Global Business Experience, Barcelona Aung San Suu Kyi and the revolution of the spirit [Audio] Lecture 06 - 10/12/2010 Thousands reject Yemen's new leaders Authors@Google Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson Man reunites with gorilla he raised Auschwitz and the Final Solution: World War Two Germany Concentration Camp Primate Behavior
The well-maintained and diverse cultural landscape in Austria is an important basis for economic activities and the country´s authenticity. This unique product is characterized by farmers' hands.
Cultivation of steep and low-yielding mountain areas seem not to be economic,
When is an Impressionist not an Impressionist? When he's Edgar Degas! Get to know the strong-willed banker's son who showed his work with Cassatt, Monet, and Renoir, but never considered his ballerinas, racetrack jockeys, and cabaret singers to be "Impressionist" art. Why not? This brief video clip will give students a glimpse into the life of this famous artist. (1:46)
This animated video features a virtual tour of the Sydney Opera House. The Sydney Opera House sits on a point in Sydney Harbour. It was designed ny Jorn Utzon to look like nesting shells or sails and is recognized as one of the world's most stunning landmarks. ( 2:33)
Nov. 10 - Libya emerges as an unlikely summer holiday destination at this year's World Travel Market event in London as industry professionals pull out all the stops to attract business. Hayley Platt reports.
The Darden School of Business and its Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation held it's annual Entrepreneurship Conference on November 3rd & 4th, 20011in Charlottesville, Virginia. This year's conference theme: "Innovate. Effectuate." unraveled the mysteries behind successful entrepreneurs and innovators and provided the framework for applying their strategies to build a viable business. The third and final panel of the Friday morning sessions on Effectuation was moderated by Dard
Está ampliamente demostrado que la actividad física habitual y adaptada a las posibilidades del individuo mejora la salud bio-psico-social, mientras que el sedentarismo es un factor de riesgo de enfermedades cardiovasculares, metabólicas, etc. Sin embargo, la adquisición de este hábito es una tarea compleja que requiere del análisis y comprensión de diversas variables cualitativas y cuantitativas tanto a nivel físico como psico-social, las cuales se analizan y estudian en esta asignatur
Writing Research Proposals
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/iraq-badghdad-united-states-occupation-government Nearly a decade after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein, millions of Iraqis made refugees by the occupation and civil war have yet to return. Many indicators of the quality of daily life remain no better than they were before 2003, and it is only in comparison to the horrific sectarian warfare from 2005 to 2007 that Iraq now seems calm. This report is part of Pulitzer Center-sponsored project "Iraq:
This video shows a teacher comparing fractions by finding the common denominator of the two fractions. The teacher works the problem on a white board and explains the process step-by-step. ( :45)
Darden School of Business student Lorena Trujiloo talks about her GBE.
Speaker(s): Peter Popham | Twenty-three years after an uprising involving millions, and 21 years after elections which Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy won by a landslide, Burma remains in the grip of the military regime, now ruling through pseudo-democratic proxies. Has the 'Oxford housewife's' so-called 'revolution of the spirit' been a complete wash-out? What lessons does Burma's bleak recent history hold for the rest of the world? This event celebrates the publication of Poph
Dec 9 - Thousands of protesters rally in Sanaa to reject Yemen's newly formed government. Michaela Cabrera reports.
Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson visit Google's San Francisco office to talk about the book "The RecordSetter Book of World Records: More Than 300 Extraordinary Feats by Ordinary People". This event took place on November 18, 2011, as part of the Authors@Google series.
This remarkable four minute video shows the reunion of a man and the gorilla he raised when he visits five years after the ape was released into the wild. A touching video and one that could be used by teachers to show the unique bond between animals and people and to note that these animals are being hunted by poachers.
This ten minute video discusses the planning and beginnings of Auschwitz and Birkenau; originally planned to house Soviet prisoners of war, considered sub-human by the Nazis and treated extremely poorly. Most did not survive. Auschwitz was designed to cram as many people into each barrack as possible; eventually, 744 people
were crammed into each. Later, the bombing of Hamburg by the RAF provided the Nazis an opportunity to blame the Jews, later leading to Jewish persecution and the slaug
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Primate Behavior" in the Department of Anthropology. This course explores the social lives of the nonhuman primates. It begins with an introduction to primate evolution and taxonomy and behavioral ecology. It further examines select groups of living primates through topics such as conservation, social behavior, cooperation/competition, reproduction, ethnoprimatology, and evolution of social organization.
Art Videos for Kids: Getting to Know Degas (Video Clip)
A Virtual Visit to the Sydney Opera House
Get away from it all in...Libya
eConference - Effectuate
Actividad Física para la Salud (2011)
Writing Research Proposals
Iraq: Corruption Prompts Food Rations Shortages
Global Business Experience, Barcelona
Aung San Suu Kyi and the revolution of the spirit [Audio]
Lecture 06 - 10/12/2010
Thousands reject Yemen's new leaders
Authors@Google Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson
Man reunites with gorilla he raised
Auschwitz and the Final Solution: World War Two Germany Concentration Camp