Creating a Positive Learning Environment for Non-EU Students
A proposition that the Learning and Teaching support methods have not changed and that it is essential to investigate the needs and requirements of the new student body in order to support them to achieve their full potential. It is essential that the support provided to international students is reviewed and developed.
STS.007 Technology in History (MIT)
Today many people assume that technological change is the major factor in historical change and that it tends to lead to historical progress. This class turns these assumptions into a question—what is the role of technology in history?—by focusing on four key historical transitions: the human revolution (the emergence of humans as a history-making species), the Neolithic Revolution (the emergence of agriculture-based civilizations); the great leap in productivity (also known as the industria
Worksheet that looks at a debtors control account, requiring students to use a template to complete the question given. Solutions are included.
Famous Irish Scientists - Quiz
A general knowledge quiz about famous Irish scientists
Early Movements in Science: Atoms
Early efforts made by scientists in India yielded atomic theories. These theories explained that everything in the world is made of atoms.
WMAP: The First Detailed Full Sky Picture of the Oldest Light in the Universe
This site allows users to study maps and read a description about the Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP), which has made a new determination of the age of the universe and collected data on the oldest light in the universe, microwave "light" captured from 379,000 years after the Big Bang.
Shuttle Showcase: STS-30
May 4, 1989... the five-person crew of Atlantis prepares for the first deployment of a planetary spacecraft from the shuttle. A little over six hours after launch, Magellan and its mammoth Inertial Upper Stage booster are released from Atlantis' payload bay to begin Magellan's voyage to peel back the layers of the cloudy planet of Venus.
Shuttle Showcase: STS-31
The Hubble Space Telescope is deployed from space shuttle Discovery on STS-31
Landsat Witnesses the Destruction of Mesopotamian Ecosystem
In one of the greatest ecological disasters of our time, the ancient marshlands of Mesopotamia are systematically being converted to dry salt flats as a result of human mismanagement of the regions water resources. Landsat satellite imagery reveals that in the last 10 years, wetlands that once covered as much as 20,000 square km in parts of Iraq and Iran have been reduced to a small fraction of their original size. The authors of a new report released by the United Nations Environment Programmes
Information and Service Design Symposium
The UC Berkeley School of Information hosts a symposium to launch the new Information and Service Design (ISD) program at the I School. The symposium features the best graduate student papers on the Information and Services Economy. Introducing the ISD Program and the Symposium AnnaLee Saxenian, Dean, School of Information Bob Glushko, Adjunct Professor, School of Information Christo Sims - Defining Services for Designers This paper is part of a larger effort to improve methodologies for servic
Mon site favori: reading exercise
You will be able to visit several Internet sites about home decoration and determine what kind of information they offer. Then, you will look to see where you can go with your questions and will select your favorite site based on that.
UMMC Physician Profile: Heather Mannuel, M.D.
This four-minute video introduces viewers to Heather Mannuel, M.D., assistant professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and medical oncologist at the University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center. Dr. Mannuel's special interests include medical oncology and genitourinary oncology. Watch this video to learn more about her practice at UMGCC. Related Links: University of Maryland Greenebaum Cancer Center http://www.umgcc.org/ Genitourinary Oncology http://www.um
How to YoYo
This is a ten part video of which each is a little over a minute long and provides basic instruction on how to yoyo. Easy to follow with some tricks shown in later videos. Includes everything from how to select a yoyo to how to string one.
Research Lecture - Animal Behavior
This course covers the principles of biology as they relate to animal behavior, with broad coverage of animal groups. Special attention will be paid to the emerging discipline of behavioral ecology.
Marriage, your rights and duties, the administration - French
You know what the rights and duties of the spouses are and what types of marriage contracts exist. You explain your point of view on this matter.
omgaan met collega's, Frans
Je legt uit hoe de samenwerking tussen collega's gestimuleerd kan worden, hoe conflicten opgelost of vermeden kunnen worden en hoe je werk en privé strikt gescheiden houdt.
Site Libre Savoirs: Utilisation de l'aléatoire en algorithmique
Les domaines abordés seront : - Algorithmes et techniques probabilistes - Complexité en espace - Algorithmes de streaming - Complexité de la communication - Preuves interactifs - Ouverture sur l'informatique quantique
Italian banks and your current account
Italian banks and your current account.
SeaWiFS East Coast Zoom
SeaWiFS East Coast Zoom