U.S. factories gather steam
Summary of business headlines: US factory expansion continues; Bank of America settles bad home loan dispute; Facebook gets $500 million investment -NY Times
A plea for Cuba's prisoners
Cuba's dissident group the Ladies in White demand the release of political prisoners in Cuba. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Support for killing of Punjab governor
A vigil in Pakistan hails slain governor as martyr; a protest defends the accused killer as a hero.
R&D | Seth Horowitz | Salon 2 (4 of 6)
Seth Horowitz, Neuroscientist and author of The Universal Sense: How Hearing Shapes the Mind, explains how hearing commands focus. MoMA R&D Salon 2: Focus vs Distraction http://momarnd.moma.org/ December 11, 2012 All videos © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Using the new integration with Device Central
Test display of Fireworks documents in various mobile devices by using mobile device emulators in Device Central.
Who is Qualified to Diagnose Dyslexia?
Who is Qualified to Diagnose Dyslexia?. Part of the series: Dyslexia. The most qualified people to diagnose dyslexia are those who are involved in the child's learning progression, such as reading teachers, school psychologists and special educators. (1:56)
Make Ice Cream in Ten Minutes
Dr. Diana teaches you how to make ice cream at home in ten minutes without fancy equipment. This would be possible in a classroom for those brave enough to attempt it. For more recipes for all kinds of different ice cream, and I don't mean just different flavors, try this site: http://www.howtomakeicecreamvideo.com/category/how-to-make-ice-cream-video (Running Time 4:26).
Pope targets Pakistan blasphemy law
Pope Benedict calls on Pakistan to repeal its controversial blasphemy law that condemns those who speak against Islam to death.
Sesame Street - The Ten Commandments of Health
A cute Sesame Street Video on tips for kids to stay healthy. Some of the tips include washing hands, brushing teeth, see your doctor/dentist for checkups, covering mouth and nose, etc. (Running Time 3:18).
Sesame Street - Sing After Me (Ernie and Elmo)
In this video Ernie and Elmo sing the song that requires Elmo to be Ernie's echo. "Sing after me". Lots of rhyming and words-super for an early childhood classroom (Running Time 2:15).
ISS Update - Jan. 4, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Jan. 4, 2011.
Austrian WWII-era graves to be exhumed
Austrian authorities to exhume some 220 bodies buried on a hospital's grounds as possible victims of Nazi extermination.
ACS secures crucial Hochtief stake
The Spanish construction group ACS has secured a crucial 30 percent holding in the German firm Hochtief after a hotly contested takeover bid.
OZONE presentation 2013: Daring to Dream
Janet Hoek talks about the ASPIRE 2025 programme, aiming to make New Zealand Aotearoa smoke-free by 2025. This talk was part of the OZONE 2013 presentation held in September.
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Rearranging Formulae
Interactive simulation, rearranging formulae (letters and numbers)
Virtual Maths, Calculating the Volume of a Brick
How to calculate the volume of a brick, guide (pdf)
Learning the Hindi Letters – Lesson 11–Consonants च and छ
This is a continuation of the series covering the very basics of Hindi. At the bottom of this lesson are links to the previous lessons. If you are already studying [...]
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 06.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. BUDAPEST: Im Streit um sein umstrittenes Mediengesetz wird Ungarn nach den Worten von Regierungschef Orban mögliche Forderungen der EU nach Änderungen akzeptieren und erfüllen. Ungarn sei Mitglied der EU und halte sich an die Spielregeln der Union, sagte Orban vor ausländischen Journalisten in Budapest. Das a
4.3 Technical and behavioural actions The numbers generated by the carbon calculator use a computer model based on some of the best information available. However, as I mentioned earlier, the results are not exact because calculators typically require you to enter broad categories of information about yourself and your household. And there are always uncertainties about some of the data on which the calculator is based. Nevertheless, the calculator allows you to explore the important actions needed to lighten your carbon load and
The numbers generated by the carbon calculator use a computer model based on some of the best information available. However, as I mentioned earlier, the results are not exact because calculators typically require you to enter broad categories of information about yourself and your household. And there are always uncertainties about some of the data on which the calculator is based. Nevertheless, the calculator allows you to explore the important actions needed to lighten your carbon load and
Translating Africa in Global Contexts
Although African myths and folktales have long been trivialized as childish, translators today are revealing new insights, which show that Africa led the world in the invention of the most sophisticated literary styles. Critics now particularly value the figurality, or use of metaphor, which dominates the African literary imagination. The ethics and politics of translating African oral literature, or folklore, are a microcosm of ethical and political problems around the world. Populations of the