Systems Hylomorphism: A Post-Genomic Theory of Nature
Presented by Nicanor Austriaco, O.P. (Providence College) at the Notre Dame Inaugural Workshop on Adult and Alternative Forms of Stem Cell Research: Public Lectures, 2011: http://law.nd.edu/about/conferences/summer-workshop-stem-cell-research/ Stem Cell Initiative: http://adultstemcell.nd.edu/
(Re)designing and Implementing the Professional Doctorate in Education: Comparing Experiences of a S
Rosemarye Taylor, Valerie Anne Storey
Two diverse universities—one large public metropolitan and one small independent-- participate in the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) the purpose of which is to clearly […]
16.08.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Vor dem Euro-Treffen von Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merkel und Frankreichs Präsident Nicolas Sarkozy in Paris hält der Streit um Eurobonds in Deutschland unvermindert an. Die Deutsche Bank bezeichnete gemeinsame Anleihen der Euro-Staaten als mögliche "Giftpille" für die Währungsunion, auch die FDP blieb bei ihrem
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse
The country mouse goes to see the town mouse and learns that his own home is something to be thankful for. The words to the story appear at the bottom at the screen in this five-minute video.
Hurricane Ivan Track and Intensity September 2-23, 2004
Hurricane Ivan made a very destructive path through the Caribbean and the United States. Then, a portion of the storm looped south and brought unwanted rains to an already inundated areas of Florida and Texas. This animation shows the position of the eye of Hurricane Ivan, as well as, the intensity of the storm. The intensity of the storm is depicted through color. Purple is the weakest classification, Tropical Depression, where winds are less then 39 miles per hour. Blue represents a Tropical S
Structural Geology and Map Interpretation
The discipline of structural geology studies the architecture of the solid Earth and other planets. Rock deformation patterns are exciting features beacause of their aesthetic beauty and their economic interest to man. Knowledge of the subsurface structure is vital for the success of a variety of engineering and mineral exploration pograms. A thorough understanding of rock structures is essential for strategic planning in the petroleum and mining industry, in construction operations, in waste di
Engaging professionals in sustainability and the arts
http://johnmolson.concordia.ca/sustainable Dr. Lidia Varbanova elaborates on what professionals can do to encourage the role of arts and culture in sustainability discussions. http://johnmolson.concordia.ca/sustainable Arts and Ecological Sustainability http://www.labforculture.org/en/home/contents/climate-change-artists-respond Greening the Arts: Think pieces for a zero carbon future and a survey of sustainable arts practices http://www.lidiavarbanova.ca/main/2011/01/08/sustainability-arts/
ICC in talks for Gaddafi son arrest
Aug. 22 - The International Criminal Court is negotiating to take custody of Mummar Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam, while Libyan officials claim he will be tried in Libya. Jessica Gray reports.
15.871 Introduction to System Dynamics (MIT)
Introduction to systems thinking and system dynamics modeling applied to strategy, organizational change, and policy design. Students use simulation models, management flight simulators, and case studies to develop conceptual and modeling skills for the design and management of high-performance organizations in a dynamic world.
WLBT Channel 3 in Jackson, MS
This news segment is from NBC affiliate WLBT, Channel 3 in Jackson, MS. It is an interview with our CEO, Dr. Joe Thomas, who will be traveling on a year-long bus tour with his family starting in September. He briefly explains the design of the website, WatchKnowLearn's history and vision, and the national bus tour. (03:10)
Photo Slideshow: The Evolution of a Rec Center
Maybe you want to take a 30 minute class, or get a massage or just get some weight training in. At UA, Campus Recreation offers a broader range of programs and classes to help people -- whether students, faculty, staff or community members -- enhance their mind, body, spirit connection while also engaging with others. And the center has begun to work more closely with other units, like Campus Health Service and UA BookStores, to collaborate on new programs.
Horses in Williamsburg
Horses lend their speed and strength to the American colonies. Head coachman Joyce Henry shares the horse's role in early Virginia.
Handling a Corn Snake
How to Handle a Corn Snake - Find out how to handle a corn snake. The corn snake, or red rat snake, is a North American species of rat snake. This two minute video shows how it is done, but be aware that the enclosure for a snake this size is not proper. The video is to be shown to students who are mature enough to understand the dangers.
College Prep Physics
This course will acquaint students with topics in classical and modern physics and is divided into two semesters. The first semester discusses topics in Newtonian mechanics, oscillatory motion, waves and static electricity. The second semester discusses current electricity, magnetism, electric circuits, sound, fluids and gases, heat, and modern physics. The course emphasizes conceptual understanding of basic physics principles, with some problem solving. There are interactive conceptual and basi
Take Your Manners Public
Prowise Skeleton 3D Met deze app kan je het menselijk beenderstelsel bekijken. Voor elk bot is een korte uitleg beschikbaar.
Met deze app kan je het menselijk beenderstelsel bekijken. Voor elk bot is een korte uitleg beschikbaar.
Leading@Google: Stan Slap
Stan Slap spoke to Googlers in Mountain View on August 2, 2011 about his new book Bury My Heart at Conference Room B: The Unbeatable Impact of Truly Committed Managers. About the book: "The notion that values matter----in the workplace as well as at home----is certainly not new to the ranks of management gurus and corporate leaders. What is novel in consultant Slap's first book is his passion for the subject, which bleeds from every page, and his easy-to-use framework for identifying and promo
Vivian Ann Davidson Hewitt: The One and Only
Vivian Ann Davidson Hewitt, who, among other achievements, was the first African-American president of the Special Libraries Association (1978-1979), has written an autobiographical history of her remarkable life, called "The One and Only." Speaker Biography: Vivian Ann Davidson Hewitt's association with the Library of Congress dates to 1979-1982, when she served as a member of the Center for the Book's first National Advisory Board. Hewitt has also been chief librarian for the Rockefeller Foun