"Sarabande on Attaining the Age of Seventy Seven" by Anthony Hecht (poetry reading)
The Sarabande is a stately dance. I suppose that when one gets old, then one considers one's age an accomplishment, our continued existence becomes more and more precarious. Harbingers are messengers bringing bad news, in this case grey hairs. He mentions other infirmities: wizening, tooth decay, loss of acquaintances. These things we have to look forward to. It's all downhill from here on, folks. The dance has to end sometime. The picture of Anthony came from here, where there's a perso
MICW - Scalability of Comparative Analysis, Novel Algorithms and Tools: Kostas Mavrommatis
By: JGI DOE JGI's Kostas Mavrommatis, chair of the Scalability of Comparative Analysis, Novel Algorithms and Tools panel, at the Metagenomics Informatics Challenges Workshop held at the DOE JGI on October 12-13, 2011.
ISS Update - Dec. 20, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Dec. 20, 2011.
Sistemas Embebidos Basados en FPGAs para Instrumentación
Esta asignatura presenta al alumno las últimas tendencias en el desarrollo de sistemas digitales basados en microprocesadores, fundamentalmente enfocados a aplicaciones de instrumentación. El curso demuestra la potencia que ofrecen los sistemas digitales basados en microcontrolador empotrados en FPGAs para la adquisición y procesado de la información adquirida por distintos tipos de sensores, para el desarrollo de interfaces de usuario y para la implementación de distintos protocolos de com
FIRST Lego League Competition
FIRST Lego League Competitions are held all over the United States and Canada to give kids a fun way to engage with math, science and technology. Guided by adult mentors, students use their own imagination to design and build robots made of Legos to perform tasks and navigate obstacles as part of the competition. This regional tournament is held each year at the University of Rochester. For more information, visit http://www.firstrochester.org/
Parents of the Field - Herbert Kelman
As a social psychologist who was among the early cohorts of conflict and peace researchers, Herb Kelman has been instrumental in defining and refining both the theory and practice of problem solving processes and seminal to work done regarding peacemakin
OZONE presentation 2013: Unattended moments
Simone Celine marshall discusses the medieval imagery used by Modernist writers to explain metaphysical experiences. The Ozone research talks were presented in September 2013
Historia Urbana Medieval (2011)
Esta asignatura promueve un sistema completo de actividades de formación y aprendizaje para que el alumno conozca el devenir histórico de las ciudades europeas durante la Edad Media, con especial referencia a las de la Península Ibérica.
Helpful Ways to Teach Geometry
This video shows that visual aids such as pictures are helpful in teaching geometry. Dr. Stefan Forcey received his Ph.D. in mathematics from Virginia Tech University in 2004. He is currently teaching mathematics as an assistant professor at Tennessee State University.
Battlefield: The Battle of Midway (3/12)
In June 1942, the most decisive naval battle of WWII was fought between the United States of America and the Japanese empire. Waged entirely of aircraft carriers, hundreds of miles apart, the Battle of Midway was the first major fleet encounter in which the ships on each side never came within visual range of enemy vessels. Victory or defeat depended not on the big guns of battleships, but on the carrier born bombers and torpedo bombers flying over vast tracks of ocean to seek and destroy their
Proud to be Valpo - Provost Mark Schwehn
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Part 08: Sample Size, Power
This program provides state-of-the-art information on epidemiology and research methods for those working in administrative, clinical and research areas. Topics include testing, regression analysis, confidence intervals and descriptive statistics.
Clinical practicum in critical care nursing
In this course, students will; Understand basic concept of critical care nursing. Understand overall environment of Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and technological devices. Understand and integrate the principles of nursing process to the management of critically ill patient based on the patients' nursing needs. Learn emergency nursing to save the lives of unconscious patients or those in critical status.
Factoring Trinomials Using an Area Model
In this video, the instructor begins with a simple review of factoring out a common term. He then presents a rule regarding factoring trinomials and expresses the rule using a visual representation. Then, he demonstrates how to use the area model to factor common terms out of the trinomial. He does base some of his instruction on a previous video about the area model.
Jack Tupper - Landscape Architecture
Leeds Met Graduate Jack Tupper describes his time as a student at Leeds Metropolitan University as a student on the Landscape Architecture course.
Egypt adjourns journalist trial
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Anger as Egyptian court delays the trial of three Al Jazeera journalists on terrorism-related charges. Paul Chapman reports Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international
ENGR 408 - Patent Law Resource #8620 Weather Activities
This entertaining, interactive website is the perfect tool to educate users about the basics of weather forecasting and reporting. The two educational modules, created by EdHeads, each contain three levels and are designed for grades four through nine. While discovering how to predict a three-day forecast, students learn about warm and cold fronts, wind direction and speed, high and low pressure systems, isobars, and humidity. Teachers can find a helpful guide discussing how best to use the site