Changing Fortunes: income mobility and poverty dynamics in Britain [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Stephen Jenkins, Professor Simon Burgess, Professor John Hills | Stephen Jenkins launches his book, Changing Fortunes: income mobility and poverty dynamics in Britain, a comprehensive and original study of how people's incomes change between one year and the next. Stephen Jenkins is professor of economic and social policy at LSE. John Hills is professor of social policy and director of the Centre for the Analysis of Social Exclusion (CASE) at LSE. Simon Burgess is professor
Where Pocahontas Pledged Her Love
Ongoing excavations at James Fort reveal a surprising discovery: the site of the 1608 church where Pocahontas married John Rolfe. Chief Archaeologist Bill Kelso shares the excitement of rediscovery.
Pruis MA133 10/03/11
Pruis MA133 from 10/03/11
What Key Am I In Anyway?
Students will acquire the steps necessary to determine the names of major key signatures.
Impact Campaign - The Nottingham Experience
Impact: The Campaign for Nottingham will raise £150 million in philanthropic support across five strategic themes over the next five years. Our five themes encompass a series of high-impact projects, in the UK, Malaysia and China. These projects will have a positive and lasting influence on society and make an impact that will touch generations. This video introduces the theme of 'The Nottingham Experience' The Campaign will preserve and expand this legacy for future generations. Find out
2nd annual Duke Basic Science Day packs auditorium
Several hundred faculty, postdocs and grad students packed into Love Auditorium on Monday, October 10, to hear leading Duke scientists present their latest research in a celebration of the work being done throughout the school's basic science community The second annual Duke Basic Science Day featured presentations from scientists in each of the eight basic science departments in the School of Medicine, as well as from the clinical departments of anesthesiology and radiology. In addition, a
The Calumny against Columbus Because there is no limit to the credulity of left-liberals we now have this — within a few years of the arrival of Christopher Columbus to the New World all of the following happened:
Because there is no limit to the credulity of left-liberals we now have this — within a few years of the arrival of Christopher Columbus to the New World all of the following happened:
The iris is the colored part of the eye. The pupil is the dark circle in the middle of the iris. The iris causes the pupil to expand or contract depending on the amount of light in a given area. Once light passes through the pupil, a structure called the lens that is directly behind the pupil focuses the light at the back of the eye. The optic nerve, located at the back of the eye, takes the focused message and relays it to the brain where it is processed into an image.
Preterm Birth Rate Shows Three Year Improvement in U.S. & Most States
Preterm birth rates improved in almost every state between 2006 and 2009, and in several states the change was more than 10 percent, according to the March of Dimes 2011 Premature Birth Report Card. According to the 2011 report card, three states and Puerto Rico received an F, 11 states and the District of Columbia earned a D, 19 states got a C, 16 states received a B and only Vermont earned an A. The United States received a “C” based on comparing the nation’s 2009 preliminary preterm b
Newbie Lesson S4 #26 - Japanese Self-Introductions: Make a Great First Impression
As you know, you only get one chance to make a great first impression. When you’re in Japan, you’ll need to quickly and confidently tell people who you are, where you’re from, and what you enjoy doing. These three simple facts about yourself are enough to form lasting friendships. Sentences as simple as, “My name [...]
Bombing Savages in Law, in Fact, in Fiction [Audio]
Speaker(s): Sven Lindqvist | This lecture marks the centenary of aerial bombardment. More than just a military revolution, this development redrew the legal and moral boundaries between civilians and combatants and spread the theatre of war into cities and domestic spaces. Sven Lindqvist is the author of over 30 widely translated books including A History of Bombing. The lecture is part of a joint initiative of LSE Sociology and the Sociology Department at Goldsmiths, University of London.
Wall Street bounces back
Nov 11 - Wall Street rallied to close higher for the week as European fears eased and a report showed U.S. consumer sentiment at a five-month high. MF Global terminates more than 1,000 employees. Conway G. Gittens reports.
College of Charleston Cougars Play Early-Bird Game in ESPN's 24-Hours of Basketball -- CofC
The College of Charleston Cougars beat the Morehead State Eagles in front of a nationally-televised audience part of ESPN's 2011 24-Hours of College Basketball Tip-Off Marathon on ESPN. The game started at 8 a.m. And students came in their pajamas and got free donuts and coffee on the way into the Arena. The game was billed as Breakfast with Bobby -- referencing legendary coach Bobby Cremins. The Cougars will play on regional or national television 12 times during the 2011-12 season. They will
Kayla & Shane Assignment
Naked Dance - Jelly Roll Morton Piano Roll
The only truly honest music roll of Jelly Roll Morton. A dynamic piano roll arrangement by Douglas Henderson, arranger cum laude. Performed and interpreted on my player piano from the 1920s. Note: Permission granted to me from ARTCRAFT to show this music roll online.
SMS 7th Grade Part 1
Secure Electronic Commerce
In this course we will study the threats and vulnerabilities in electronic commerce. Also, the security measures and mechanisms which are applicable in electronic commerce will be analyzed.
El curso sobre Planificación automática realiza una introducción a las principales aportaciones del campo de la planificación desde la perspectiva de la Inteligencia Artificial. Se entiende como planificación automática a una tarea computacional que, dada la descripción de un dominio (a través de las acciones que se pueden realizar), un estado inicial y un conjunto de metas, genera un plan que permite obtener las metas a partir del estado inicial por la ejecución de las acciones del pla
Métodos y Técnicas de Trabajo Corporativo
La asignatura tiene como objetivo desarrollar las habilidades y actitudes de las personas para formar parte de un Equipo de Trabajo, compartir una misma forma de hacer y asumir los valores y cultura que garantizarán la cohesión de todos los integrantes de la Organización en la consecución de objetivos concretos.
Inteligencia Artificial (2)
La asignatura se dedica fundamentalmente a: primero, el análisis de los principales formalismos de representación del conocimiento junto a sus mecanismos de inferencia; segundo, al estudio de las técnicas básicas de búsqueda y planificación para la resolución automática de problemas.