China Lecture Series: "Elections and Chinese Understanding of Democracy"
Associate Professor of Political Science at Duke University, Tianjian Shi specializes in comparative politics with an emphasis on political culture and political participation in Chinese politics. He is the author of Political Participation in Beijing (Harvard University Press, 1997).
Battle of Jutland (May 31-June 1, 1916) - World War I
Slide-show video showing pictures of the ships that participated in the battle of Jutland during World War I. This battle was on the afternoon of May 31, 1916, when the British fleet encountered the German fleet before the Germans had expected. By the time the British turned and fled towards the main fleet, they had lost two battlecruisers and the numerical advantage. Slides with music and text (which moves faster than can be read)
IPL: Photosystem II: how plants use sunlight to give us oxygen, food and fuel
Professor Julian Eaton-Rye's Inaugural Professorial Lecture. Tuesday, 10 December 2013.
7.341 Harnessing the Biosphere: Natural Products and Biotechnology (MIT)
What do the organisms of the biosphere, specifically microorganisms, have to offer to biotechnological endeavors? In this course we will focus on the production of biomolecules using microbial systems. We will discuss potential growth substrates (such as agricultural waste and carbon dioxide) that can be used and learn about both established and cutting-edge manipulation techniques in the field of synthetic biology. We will also cover the production of biofuels, bioplastics, amino acids (e.g. ly
SEGAMED 2014 : Modulation de l’éducation à la Santé environnementale via les serious ... Titre : Serious games en médecine et santé (SeGaMed 2014): Modulation de l’éducation à la Santé environnementale via les serious
games et mondes virtuels auprès de différentes populations Intervenant : Rémy Collomp Session 5 : SG et adaptation aux environnements de santé digitale
Modérateurs : Jean-Yves Plantec (Toulouse) et Régis Caillat-Grenier (Paris)
Titre : Serious games en médecine et santé (SeGaMed 2014): Modulation de l’éducation à la Santé environnementale via les serious games et mondes virtuels auprès de différentes populations
Intervenant : Rémy Collomp
Session 5 : SG et adaptation aux environnements de santé digitale
Kinematics Review for AP Physics 1
Review of all of the Kinematics topics covered in the AP Physics 1 curriculum. Plus some bonus introductory stuff.
0:26 Vector vs. Scalar
1:22 Component Vectors
2:04 Distance vs. Displacement
2:41 Speed vs. Velocity
3:26 Motion Graphs
4:29 Free Fall Graphs
6:31 Uniformly Accelerated Motion (UAM)
7:52 How to UAM
8:18 Projectile Motion
9:28 Relative Motion
10:00 Center of Mas
Virtual Maths, Cuboid - Excavation quiz2
Interactive quiz explaining requiring the student to calculate the time required to carry out excavation work (see also quiz 1 and video).
Catholic Mass - 4/17/14 - Holy Thursday
Catholic Mass - 4/17/14 - Holy Thursday
Search user interfaces
This is the website of a 2009 Cambridge University Press book on search design, possibly one of the most critical design issues of our age. 'Search User Interfaces' is freely available online in full-text form. The book by Marti Hearst examines the design of search interfaces across a range of platforms and delivery methods. Chapters include: 'Design of Search User Interfaces'; 'Evaluation of Search User Interfaces'; 'Presentation of Search Results'; 'Information Visualization for Search Interfa
Pelvic Mass These are reference Open Educational Resources selected for residents in obstetrics and gynecology. This collection was developed in response to a request from the 1000+ OBGYN Consortium for supplemental learning materials based on topics from
These are reference Open Educational Resources selected for residents in obstetrics and gynecology. This collection was developed in response to a request from the 1000+ OBGYN Consortium for supplemental learning materials based on topics from
Freedom of Expression and Hate Speech: What International Human Rights Law Says [Audio]
Speaker(s): Navi Pillay | In recent years, the world has witnessed a number of incidents involving hate speech at times with wide-ranging and global repercussions. Many governments have put in place measures which not always are in consonance with international human rights law. This lecture recalls the relevant provisions of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination and showcases the jurisprudence of the
Henry Laurence, Karofsky Faculty Encore Lecture, Common Hour September 12, 2008
"You Can't Say That! Keeping Terrorists, War Crimes and Gay Marriage off TV." Henry Laurence is an associate professor of government with a joint appointment in Asian studies at Bowdoin. He teaches courses in Japanese and comparative politics, media and politics, and international political economy. In 2007–2008 he was a research associate at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University. He is currently writing a book on broadcasting politics that compares the BBC, PB
Improving Basic Services for the Bottom Forty Percent: lessons from Ethiopia [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Qaiser Khan, Marta Foresti, Peter Hawkins | Dr Qaiser Khan will be joined by a panel to discuss Improving Basic Services for the Bottom Forty Percent: Lessons from Ethiopia, which examines Ethiopia's model in delivering basic services and why it appears to be succeeding. Qaiser Khan is a lead economist and program leader at the World Bank and the co-author of Improving Basic Services for the Bottom Forty Percent: Lessons from Ethiopia. Marta Foresti is Director of Politics and Gov
STAR: using visual economic models to engage stakeholders to increase value in the NHS [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Mara Airoldi, Professor Gwyn Bevan, Siân Williams | Editor's note: We apologise for the poor quality of this podcast. STAR is the Socio-Technical Allocation of Resource which has been designed, through an eight-year research programme at LSE funded by the Health Foundation, to enable stakeholders to explore how to improve the value of health care given constrained resources. This lecture describes the STAR approach and two of its applications: in redesigning the care pathway to i
BIOL 315-01, Ecology Lecture, Fall 2007
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.
IDS336 Jazz in the Modern Era #13 Sp14
Jazz in the Modern Era with Chet Hanley Guest: Carl Burnettdhtvmodera "Origins of Latin Jazz" www.youtube.com/csudhtv
Fuentes, recursos y servicios de información
La asignatura Fuentes, recursos y servicios de información ofrece una visión general de los principales recursos de información existentes que se pueden emplear para atender las demandas de los usuarios en el contexto del servicio de referencia de una unidad documental. Se pretende que el alumno obtenga los conocimientos, competencias y habilidades necesarias para poder buscar, seleccionar y evaluar cual es la mejor fuente de información para resolver cada una de las necesidades y peticiones
An original podcast and Bluegrass too!
More podcast channels have been added to the directory. The first is a relatively new podcast channel SG Show where seven year old Sam and his dad Steve - from California - talk about books, fun places for families to go, movies and creativity. The second is The Bluegrass Radio Show of homegrown Appalachian Bluegr