"Rock and Roll Jihad": Salman Ahmad's Revolution for Peace
The founder of South Asia's biggest rock band, Junoon, Pakistan-born Salman Ahmad is renowned for being the first rock-and-roll star to destroy the wall that divides the West and the Muslim world. In this video, Varun Soni, dean of religious life at USC, sits down with Ahmad to discuss his book "Rock & Roll Jihad," which tells the story of his incredible journey. The program is sponsored by the USC Office of Religious Life, in association with USC Spectrum. Learn more about the University of S
Talking Sustainability at Georgia Tech
The Georgia Institute of Technology and the Hobart Center for Foodservice Sustainability have collaborated on this video to provide a few examples of how Georgia Tech Dining Services is taking action to reduce its resource consumption.
Advanced Computing Investigation Topics
This a masters level unit designed to help you plan, develop and write an in-depth technical report.
Viral Vector: HSV-GFP
3d rotation of apical dendrites transduced with HSV-GFP in P14-15 mouse visual cortex.
This movie was created using viral vectors from the viral gene transfer core, a facility established in 2008 by the Picower Institute and the McGovern Institute to make viral vectors accessible to the MIT neuroscience community.
Movie courtesy of Sam Clark, McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT
The Australian Dream Debate: Defining the Australian Dream
‘The Australian Dream’ is widely accepted in the media, politics and society as a summary of Australian identity, values and aspirations, of what it means to be Australian. So we ask the question – what are the values, hopes, and dreams that inspire... (Running Time 112:27)
Burma votes 2010 - Episode 4
Amnesty International Southeast Asia researcher Benjamin Zawacki and Dr Aung Si - the grandson of former Prime Minister of the Union of Burma U Nu - are the guests in the fourth and final Burma votes 2010 vodcast from The Australian National University.Dr Aung Si, grandson of former Prime Minister U Nu, discusses his experience of campaigning with his parents who were candidates in the 2010 election. Later, Benjamin Zawacki discusses the human rights situation in Burma.Burma votes 2010 is a seri
Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma
In this four-minute video, Dr. H. Richard Alexander, professor of surgery at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and surgical oncologist at the University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center, discusses the difficulty of developing a successful standardized treatment for a rare disease known as malignant peritoneal mesothelioma. Dr. Alexander talks about ongoing research to improve available treatment options for this condition, including his team's discovery of special proteins that a
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Building Responsive Cities: Technology, Design, and Development
Even as new supercities pop up around the world, with populations in the tens of millions, urban planning remains stuck in an older time. As Dennis Frenchman says, “Amazingly very little progress has been made ... We’re using basically the models and methods of the 1920s.” Frenchman says we need to confront
"The New Epoch" and the 21st Century Imperative for Engineering History
Great civil engineers finds an aesthetic appropriate for their building’s material and structure, asserts David Billington, whose life work has been the study of some of the world’s most stunning engineering feats.
He reviews his own intellectual journey, first honoring some of his forebears, including Elt
Boebinger lecture 2 part A
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4 Who were the ancestors of Homo?
Who were our ancestors? How are apes and humans related? And where does the extinct Homo erectus fit into the puzzle? In this unit we will examine culture, tool use and social structure in both apes and humans to gain an understanding of where we come from and why we behave as we do. This is the tenth unit in the ‘Studying mammals’ series.
2.2 Modern history – an evolution So, what is modern about ‘modern medicine’? Several key scholars – notably Schwartzman (1976), Gambardella (1995), Galambos and Sturchio (1996) and Henderson et al. (1999) – have detected a pattern in the recent development of the industry which may help address this question. According to these scholars, the modern history of the industry can be analysed as an evolutionary process. This may involve changes, which are self-created, or adaptation to discrete technological or insti
So, what is modern about ‘modern medicine’? Several key scholars – notably Schwartzman (1976), Gambardella (1995), Galambos and Sturchio (1996) and Henderson et al. (1999) – have detected a pattern in the recent development of the industry which may help address this question. According to these scholars, the modern history of the industry can be analysed as an evolutionary process. This may involve changes, which are self-created, or adaptation to discrete technological or insti
Have you got the latest version of THE POWDER TOY for Mac & PC? We get a LOT of people stop by our educational gaming section to find worthwhile games for students to play and the Powder Toy is a real fan favourite with my own students
We get a LOT of people stop by our educational gaming section to find worthwhile games for students to play and the Powder Toy is a real fan favourite with my own students
The Atom Song
A video uses images and music to teach about atomic structure. Lyrics are not included in this video. Run time 03:28.
RES.21W-01 Angles (MIT)
Angles is an annual online magazine of exemplary writing by students in four foundational writing courses at MIT: 21W.730: Writing on Contemporary Issues; 21W.731: Writing and Experience; 21W.732: Science Writing and New Media; and 21W.734J: Writing About Literature. In these classes, students learn to read more critically, to address specific audiences for particular purposes, to construct effective arguments and narratives, and to use and cite source material properly. Students in these course
Media : Werkblaadjes De verschillene media komen aan bod en ook de gevaren van het internet. Er wordt gewerkt met voorbeelden en ook met filmpjes.
De verschillene media komen aan bod en ook de gevaren van het internet. Er wordt gewerkt met voorbeelden en ook met filmpjes.
ESD.273J Logistics and Supply Chain Management (MIT)
This course surveys operations research models and techniques developed for a variety of problems arising in logistical planning of multi-echelon systems. There is a focus on planning models for production/inventory/distribution strategies in general multi-echelon multi-item systems. Topics include vehicle routing problems, dynamic lot sizing inventory models, stochastic and deterministic multi-echelon inventory systems, the bullwhip effect, pricing models, and integration problems arising in su
bbc performing arts fund Miriam O'Keeffe runs the BBC performing arts fund and talks about what it is, who it supports and how to get hold of the money! More info at www.bbc.co.uk/performingartsfund
Miriam O'Keeffe runs the BBC performing arts fund and talks about what it is, who it supports and how to get hold of the money! More info at www.bbc.co.uk/performingartsfund
The Soul of the Corporation: Managing Your Company's Identity
McDonald's operates the biggest restaurant chain in France. The company's franchisees are French, as are their employees, and they also source their supplies from France. And yet, most people in that country regard McDonald's as an American firm that is undermining the French way of life. That is a good example of how the question of corporate identity has become complex and confused today because of globalization, according to Hamid Bouchikhi, professor of management and entrepreneurship at ESS