Michael FitzSimons (LANL) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Michael FitzSimons on "Nearly finished genomes produced using gel microdroplet culturing reveals substantial intraspecies diversity within the human microbiome" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Bhopal, India was the site of a pesticide disaster. An intermediate of a pesticide was released as a gas from a factory in Bhopal. Thousands died and many others were permanently effected.
David Pallmann Demonstrates azureQuery | Web Camps TV
Katia Paramonova : Powering developing nations
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Financial Weapons of Mass Destruction
Why Warren Buffett called Credit Default Swaps "financial weapons of mass destruction." (04:48)
Reuters Asks: Where should ECB cap bond yields and spreads?
Aug. 24 - The ECB is said to be considering setting a threshold for yields and spreads that would trigger bond purchases. But where should that threshold be set?
Safer Urinary Catheter Care
This resource is designed to help healthcare professionals understand the dangers associated with urinary catheters and the correct ways in which to care for them to help prevent infection. The resource uses video clips and interactive elements as well as text.
In this activity, students are assigned different alleles of the gene for phenylalanine hydroxylase to research using OMIM (Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man). They are then asked to both explain and illustrate how this mutation may cause the disease phenylketonuria (PKU).
Ping 153: Classic Games on IE, new wedge mouse, Games on Surface, More Windows Phones | Ping! In a week full of excitement and hilarity- Laura and Paul stopped to ponder it all and share their ideas with you. Here's what's happening:
In a week full of excitement and hilarity- Laura and Paul stopped to ponder it all and share their ideas with you. Here's what's happening:
Studies in robust estimation and control
Effective monitoring and tight control of chemical, petrochemical and biochemical processes are often hindered by the absence of frequent measurements of important process variables that are related to product quality, the presence of process-model mismatch, unmeasureable disturbances, measurement noise, and highly nonlinear process dynamics. This dissertation presents new methods of nonlinear estimation and control in the presence of such practical problems. Simulation and real-time implementat
Advice for Freshmen
Current students offer advice to incoming freshmen for a successful and fun UMN experience!
How to market and communicate your sustainability efforts in tourism and hospitality.
This video will make you see sustainability differently. It explains why your current sustainability messages make little impact on your customers, and how integrating sustainability in your company strategy will give you more meaningful, customer focused results. Read the report www.visitengland.com/keepitreal http://www.visitengland.com/keepitreal (25min) Like the video? Then take a half day course. We will work together to develop a plan for your company to prepare meaningful messages, re
Mass murderer Charles Manson gets marriage license, state says
Prison official confirms Charles Manson, 80, was issued a marriage license by Kings County, California, where he is serving a life sentence at the Corcoran State Prison. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financi
Fotografie zo Slovenska - Levoča
Fotografie zo Slovenska - Levoča.
Science Bulletins: Our Microbiome—Identifying the Worlds Within
From the surface of our skin to deep inside our gut, humans are teeming with microbes. The trillions of microorganisms that inhabit humans make up 1 to 3 percent of our total mass and play a vital role in our everyday functions and overall health. More than 100,000 species of bacteria have been identified in the human body, though the population distribution of bacteria can vary greatly from individual to individual. Deciphering the complexity of the human microbiome will help determine new meth
The Scoop on Soils
Join Simon, Anita and Dennis as they follow their dog, Scoop, and find themselves in the middle of an adventure in soil! Download the Soil Module storybook and learning activities!
LeBron Asks: Why Does Humidity Make it Feel Hotter? - Khan Academy
LeBron asks Sal why humidity makes it feel so much hotter. (06:34)
Week 2--September 5, 2013
Discussion about nature-nurture, continuity-discontinuity, evolution, ethics, and other topics.
Virtual Maths, Brick Density, Water Displacement method video
Video demonstrating how to measure the density of a brick using the water displacement method.
iCube Week 2: September 6, 2012
Discussion about historical figures in psychology and their contributions, and research methodology.