21F.501 Beginning Japanese I (MIT)
This course covers Lessons 1 through 6 from Japanese: the Spoken Language, Part 1 (by Eleanor H. Jorden with Mari Noda, Yale University Press, 1987), providing opportunities to acquire basic skills for conversation, reading and writing. The program emphasizes ACTIVE command of Japanese, not passive knowledge. The goal is not simply to study the grammar and vocabulary, but to acquire the ability to use Japanese accurately and appropriately with increasing spontaneity. Students learn Hiragana
How Fiction Can Change Reality
Reading and stories can be an escape from real life, a
window into another world -- but have you ever considered how new fictional experiences might change your perspective on real, everyday life? From Pride and Prejudice to Harry Potter, learn how popular fiction can spark public dialogue and shape culture. (04:29)
3XSQ: Caterpillar foresees even bleaker economic outlook
Oct 22 - Caterpillar cuts its 2012 guidance for the second time and says it's not optimistic about 2013 either.
Trading at Noon: Bringing their A-game: Amazon vs Apple
Oct 25 - A preview of Apple and Amazon earnings and watching P&G and Best Buy today.
22.05 Neutron Science and Reactor Physics (MIT)
This course introduces fundamental properties of the neutron. It covers reactions induced by neutrons, nuclear fission, slowing down of neutrons in infinite media, diffusion theory, the few-group approximation, point kinetics, and fission-product poisoning. We emphasize the nuclear physics basis of reactor design and its relationship to reactor engineering problems.
Lesson 09 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 9 of One Minute Romanian you will learn to ask people how they're feeling and to answer the question yourself. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.
Lesson 10 - One Minute Romanian
In lesson 10 of One Minute Romanian you will learn a few useful phrases which all learners want to learn. Remember - even a few phrases of a language can help you make friends and enjoy travel more. Find out more about One Minute Romanian at our website - http://www.oneminutelanguages.com. One Minute Romanian is brought to you by the Radio Lingua Network and is ©Copyright 2008.Author(s):
VUCast: Wearable Robot
This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt’s online newscast: Amazing Vanderbilt research you have to see to believe! How this “wearable robot” helps paraplegics walk! How winning a football game could influence who wins the presidency.
Gamma-Ray Bursts and the Birth of Black Holes
Dr. Neil Gehrels discusses "Gamma-Ray Bursts and the Birth of Black Holes" as part of the Library's series in conjunction with NASA. Speaker Biography: Neil Gehrels is chief of the Astroparticle Physics Laboratory at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center and principal investigator for the SWIFT satellite mission.
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Class of '64 Memories - "Remembering JFK"
The Class of '64 celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. To commemorate this momentous milestone, we invited a few alumni to come back to campus and share their memories—some fond, some funny, some bittersweet—of their time at URI. For more information on URI Alumni visit: advance.uri.edu/alumni/
Tenis - cómo hacer una volea de derecha cortada
Para practicar este golpe, es muy útil agarrar la raqueta por el medio, así te será mucho más fácil manejarla. (3:26)
Animal Facts - Bear
This colorful video shows what a great animal the bear is. It gives information about what bears eat, when they hibernate, and the number of species of bears. (01:11)
Be ready. Rock Reser. #CivilWar2012 #GoBeavs
How to Throw a Frisbee Hammer: An In Depth Look into the Technique
This video discusses the technique of throwing a hammer. It discusses the grip, footwork and body mechanics for a proper throw. There is an in depth step by step discussion of the proper technique for this throw. (06:08)
High Performance Leadership Programme- what participants think?
High Performance Leadership Programme from the Praxis Centre at Cranfield School of Management, past participants talk about their experiences of the programme.