Mixed reactions to Sadr's return
The return of anti-U.S. cleric Moqtada al-Sadr to Iraq after years in exile draws praise from Shi'ites, and apprehension from Sunnis.
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
1.1 What is the carbon footprint and why is it important? The carbon footprint is the annual amount of greenhouse gas emissions, mainly carbon dioxide, that result from the activities of an individual or a group of people, especially their use of energy and transport and consumption of goods and services. It's measured as the mass, in kilograms or tonnes per year, either of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions alone, or of the carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) effect of other greenhouse gas emissions.
The carbon footprint is the annual amount of greenhouse gas emissions, mainly carbon dioxide, that result from the activities of an individual or a group of people, especially their use of energy and transport and consumption of goods and services. It's measured as the mass, in kilograms or tonnes per year, either of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions alone, or of the carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) effect of other greenhouse gas emissions.
Writing and Literature at California College of the Arts (aka "The Creative Writer")
Situated in the Bay Area, CCA's Writing and Literature Program offers students the opportunity to cultivate their potential in an inspiring and intensive studio environment. Integrated into one of the country's premier art schools, students are able to approach writing as a living art alongside artists and designers who are passionately engaged in making. Because of the program's intimate size, students collaborate closely with a diverse faculty of actively publishing writers. In addition
Teacher Moderation Guided Reading/Guided Writing Pt2 of 2
Teacher-Created Video- During small-group guided lessons, students practice skills previously taught during read-aloud and shared reading sessions. (5:38)
Growth of Washington D.C. Metro Area: Gray Scheme
Urban growth of Washington DC and surrounding suburbs from 1973 to 1996
History of Ramadan
Ramadan is the most holy time of year for Islam. They show their love to Allah through personal sacrifice and self discipline. In the ninth month of the Islamic year, all Muslims fast for the entire month. This video shows how it is celebrated and where. (3:24)
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
COM100 Session 1 Spring 2011
COM100 Mass Media and Society Session One 01/08/11 Catherine Clinch
Carter: No one wants war in Sudan
Former U.S. President Carter in Sudan says that as the South votes to form its own country -- no one wants to return to civil war. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey
Exercises and resources for conducting a Light Intensity Survey. "To measure the levels of light in a particular area, we need to use a device called a Light Meter, which measures the intensity of light in the vicinity of the sensor and displays the reading."
Jeremy Siegel on Bear Stearns, Rate Cuts and the Looming Threat of Inflation
The ongoing credit crisis in U.S. financial markets has claimed a huge and high-profile victim: Bear Stearns. After being slammed by what amounted to a run on the bank during the week of March 10, the Wall Street investment bank and securities brokerage firm agreed to be acquired -- for $2 a share -- by JP Morgan Chase over the weekend in a deal overseen by Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke and Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson. The Federal Reserve lowered interest rates the same day -- and d
RES.TL-002 STAR: Software Tools for Academics and Researchers (MIT)
The Software Tools for Academics and Researchers (STAR) program at MIT seeks to bridge the divide between scientific research and the classroom. Understanding and applying research methods in the classroom setting can be challenging due to time constraints and the need for advanced equipment and facilities. The multidisciplinary STAR team collaborates with faculty from MIT and other educational institutions to design software exploring core scientific research concepts. The goal of STAR is to de
Learn how to Write an Essay - Thesis and Research
Different types of essays explains and how to state what the writer is going to do as a thesis statement. This is part of a series. This video moves rapidly and so students have a list of the information as they won't be able to take notes due to the speed. Consider reviewing all the videos in the series on the bottom of the opening page.
Doing business in Moscow
Do not fear the vodka bottle
Joan Kennedy Taylor and the Rediscovery of Libertarian Feminism Intel delivers stellar results Ivory Coast unrest risks cocoa trade
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Intel reported impressive earnings, defying fears about the chipmakers minor role in the booming smartphone and tablet market.
Fears are growing that violence in the Ivory Coast could affect the world's top cocoa producer's production
Intel delivers stellar results
Ivory Coast unrest risks cocoa trade