Market Pulse: Greece deal seen likely, markets cautious
Nov. 26 - Greece is expected to get its next aid tranche. Among the biggest stock decliners are European banks - Barclays shares down as Qatar cashes in on warrants.
Interview with L.S. Asekoff
Grace Cavalieri interviews L.S. Asekoff for the Library's Poet and the Poem Series. Speaker Biography: L.S. Asekoff has published four books of poetry: Dreams of a Work (1994) and North Star (1997) with Orchises Press, and The Gate of Horn (2010) and the verse novella Freedom Hill (2011) with TriQuarterly/Northwestern University Press. His poems have appeared in such magazines as The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, and Ninth Letter, and he has received awards from the New York Foundation fo
Dipper Mouth Blues
Thomas Brothers discusses Louis Armstrong, composer of King Oliver's "Dipper Mouth Blues." Speaker Biography: Thomas Brothers is professor of music at Duke University. For captions, transcript, and more information visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5624.
SWIB12- Culturegraph Authorities
By: SWIB SWIB12- Culturegraph Authorities Markus Geipel, German Nationsl Library (DNB)
SWIB12 - Enrichment of Library Authority files by LInked Open Datat Sources
By: SWIB SWIB12 - Enrichment of Library Authority files by LInked Open Datat Sources, Gerd Zechmeister, Helmut Nagy, Semantic Web Company GmbH
SWIB12 - First Insights into the Library Track of the OAEI
By: SWIB SWIB12 - First Insights into the Library Track of the OAEI Dominique Ritze, Mannheim University Library
Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation in the Semi-Arid Tropics
By: UP Los Baños Plenary talk by Dr. William D. Dar, Director General, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT). Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.
Boyd Stofer - Member of the Minnesota Real Estate Hall of Fame
Boyd Stofer left his mark on the commercial real estate industry through the many successful projects and strong strategic direction of the companies he led; United Properties, NorthMarq Real Estate Services, NorthMarq Capital and RJM Construction.
Review and Intuition of Why we Divide by n-1 for the Unbiased Sample Variance - Khan Academy
Reviewing the population mean, sample mean, population variance, sample variance and building an intuition for why we divide by n-1 for the unbiased sample variance. (09:44)
Benito Mussolini: Full Biography
Benito Mussolini created the Fascist party in Italy in 1919, eventually making himself dictator prior to World War II, until being killed in 1945. Mussolini was an ardent socialist as a youth, following in his father's political footsteps, but was expelled by the party for his support of World War I. His fascist party held all the power once he became dictator. In this Biography Channel full length video, learn more about Italian dictator, Benito Mussolini. (46:03)
Amelia Earhart: Full Biography
Aviator Amelia Earhart was born on July 24, 1897 in Atchison, Kansas. In 1923, Earhart, fondly known as "Lady Lindy," became the 16th woman to be issued a pilot's license. She had several notable flights, becoming the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean in 1928, as well as the first person to fly over both the Atlantic and Pacific. In 1937, she mysteriously disappeared while trying to circumnavigate the globe from the equator. Since then, several theories have formed regarding Earhart's
28.11.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Die ägyptische Opposition wagt die Machtprobe mit dem islamistischen Präsidenten Mohammed Mursi: Bis Dienstagabend versammelten sich auf dem Tahrir-Platz in Kairo mehr als 200.000 Menschen zu einer Demonstration gegen den Staatschef und seine Dekrete, mit denen er sich praktisch jeder Kontrolle durch die Justiz entzogen hat. In der Nacht harrten n
Absolute Beginner S2 #24 - How Often Do You Watch Spanish Movies?
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Although your roommate in Spain prefers to stay in and watch movies on weekend evenings, you would much prefer to go out to a local Spanish club. Why sit in front of the television when you can go dancing with your Spanish friends, mix it up with your favorite Spanish DJs, [...]
Short Powwow in Shiprock, NM for the Navajo Nation fair 2012
This short video offers a look at the current powwow ceremony, dress, song, and dance at the Navajo Nation fair 2012. (01:28)
Fidel Castro - Mini Bio
This is a mini-bio from The Biography Channel about Fidel Castro. Cuban dictator Fidel Castro was born near Biran in August 13, 1926. In
1959 he used guerilla warfare to successfully overthrow Cuban leader
Batista and was sworn in as Prime Minister of Cuba, remaining so until
his presidency in 1976. As prime minister, Castro's government
established covert military and economic relations with the Soviet
Union, leading to the Cuban Missile. (04:27)
Penn State Impact: Fixing Our Healthcare Systems
Engineering tools and principles can be used to improve healthcare systems. Innovative approaches to caring for patients with chronic diseases, improving communications with electronic health records, as well as developing new medical devices contribute to the promise of better healthcare for many patients.
Fritz Haber: Great Minds
Hank introduces us to the brilliant and heartless Fritz Haber, a great mind who is considered "the father chemical warfare," but who also made discoveries and innovations that helped lead to the Green Revolution which is credited with preventing the starvation of over a billion people. (09:41)