Helicopter spins like a maple seed
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn20045-spinning-seeds-inspire-singlebladed-helicopters.html See a new helicopter design that copies a maple seed
Should Congress Raise the Debt Ceiling?
We Choose Space
Deanna Hausman, Beckendorff Jr. High
Elon University Isabella Cannon International Centre student testimonials
Elon students share their experiences from various trips offered around the world by the Isabella Cannon International Centre
China's migrants may stay home
China's 150 million migrant workers head home for the Chinese New Year, and may stay home to work for companies relocating to cheaper inland locations.
Comparison of Body Habitus With Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension in the Registry to Evaluate PAH Dise
One will discover on review of the video link, a discussion by the primary author of the study, Charles D. Burger, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Florida, in conjunction with his article appearing in the February 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings (Available at: http://tinyurl.com/4vpzj4r ). The author provides the basis and background of the research, highlights the primary findings of the study and explores the potential implications of the results.
It's 1994 and none of us knew what the internet was... Yet I am only 33 but I quite often have to explain life before technology such mobile phones and the internet to my 12 year old students when you had to sit around the house and wait for a phone call to organise a social event and mail had about a 1 week turnaround at best. A video game took 30 minutes to l
I am only 33 but I quite often have to explain life before technology such mobile phones and the internet to my 12 year old students when you had to sit around the house and wait for a phone call to organise a social event and mail had about a 1 week turnaround at best.
A video game took 30 minutes to l
122: Innovation or imitation in China and India?
How do Asia's emerging giants measure on the innovation scale and can they shake off their reputation for imitation rather than innovation?
How to close caption on you tube
Simple how-to on how to close caption for your uploaded YT video. Text Wrangler is a free download, just search for it or go here: http://www.barebones.com/products/textwrangler/
The Hydrogen Economy: preparing the world for a new energy era and the third industrial revolution
This lecture critically examines the fossil fuel era and its consequences for industrial civilisation. It explores the nexus of politics, society and business and the massive potential for industry and capital investment. It also considers the future of renewable energy and the hydrogen economy, and how an integrated infrastructure and energy regime can be created in Europe.
Egypt's Day of Wrath:
Georgetown professors Adel Iskandar and Tamim Al-Barghouti gave a 360 assessment of the state of play of the Egyptian protests.
1907-03-31: Mrs. Sage Is Leader On the City Tax Lists
This image is a newspaper clipping comparing Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage's property tax assessment to those of other wealthy New York residents.
1906-12-10: de Forest, Robert W., to Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage
This image is a typewritten memorandum from Robert W. de Forest to Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage. The writer gives the outlines of what was to become the Russell Sage Foundation.,Russell Sage has died in July 1906, leaving Olivia Sage a $75 million dollar fortune. Five months later, her attorney and advisor Robert W. de Forest lays out his suggestions for a general-purpose benevolent trust, a "foundation" incorporated under federal and state laws and administered by trustees serving for life. This
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture
Colleagues from both academia and business were present on 27 January 2011 for Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall. The garden wall of the lecture's title was Lawrence's metaphor for the potential divide between the two sectors. The lecture reflected Lawrence's career-long wish to get qualitative researchers in the commercial world to talk to their counterparts in the academic world, and vice versa. He discusse
The Future of Sudanese Civil Society, North and South
Part 6 of the 2011 Sudan in Transition? Southern Independence, Conflict and Reconciliation Symposium. This podcast is part 6 of Addressing the Past, Preparing for the Future: War Crimes, Reconciliation and Human Rights section of the symposium
Brass Choir Tour of D.C.
Join the University Brass Choir as they embark on their first-ever road tour, to Washington, D.C. They played some of the nation's best venues, including the National Presbyterian Church, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, and the Kennedy Center. The group also took part in a workshop with the United States Marine Band.