Talking Point - Coal seam gas mining and our waterways
Plans for coal seam gas mining across Australia are expanding rapidly, yet there are no national regulations in place and a lack of information as to the possible environmental impacts. Dr Stuart Khan, from UNSW's Water Research Centre, outlines the processes involved in coal seam gas mining and the subsequent implications for our groundwater. Watch the long version of this video: http://youtu.be/eCMMatLKF2Q
GoNUxstream - Men's Rowing Arlett Cup vs. BU - April 7, 2012
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On Point: Maya Angelou Indepth Interview (4 of 5)
Armstrong Williams continues his interview with Dr. Maya Angelou. She knew she must teach her son. Books became important. "Books represent the gathered information of human beings all over the world since we've been able to write." Armstrong Williams reveals his knowledge of Dr. Angelou's kind acts to people in need. "I am trying to be a Christian.... a representative of my God." Armstrong asks how she has overcome the "-ism of race." First of all, if you don't transcend it,
Melanoma Patient on His Cancer Metastasizing
By: mdanderson Tim Shiery of Houston, Texas was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma in August of 2007. He had spots on his brain, lungs, liver, skin and bone.
In her new book "Now You See It" to be released August 18, Duke University Professor Cathy N. Davidson explores how the advent of the Internet is changing what we see. Learn more at http://www.nowyouseeit.net.
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 18.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. TUNIS: Nach dem Sturz des tunesischen Präsidenten Ben Ali hat die neue Übergangsregierung ihre Arbeit aufgenommen. An ihr ist erstmals seit der Unabhängigkeit des Landes im Jahr 1956 die Opposition beteiligt. Drei prominente frühere Regimekritiker übernehmen Ministerposten. Allerdings werden die Schlüsselmini
21L.003-2 Reading Fiction (MIT)
Reading Fiction is designed to sharpen your skills as a critical reader. As we explore both short stories and novels focusing on the theme of "the city in literature," we will learn about the various elements that shape the way we read texts - structure, narrative voice, character development, novelistic experimentation, historical and political contexts and reader response.
Los misterios de la Luna (The History Channel) - parte 2 de 3
Durante miles de años, la humanidad ha encontrado consuelo con su presencia. Ha sido un faro para los viajeros nocturnos, un reloj para los agricultores y una guía para los marineros en el mar. Para algunas culturas, ha sido incluso un dios. Es el único cuerpo cósmico que ha sido visitado por seres humanos. A distancia, la luminosidad de la Luna nos ha fascinado desde el principio de los tiempos. Además, un examen más cercano a este faro en la oscuridad
First Anniversary of Modern.IE It's the first anniversary of the Modern.IE site and Josh Holmes from the IE team joins us to shows us the site and talk about some of the tools it uses to find interop issues and perform cross platform testing for web developers.
It's the first anniversary of the Modern.IE site and Josh Holmes from the IE team joins us to shows us the site and talk about some of the tools it uses to find interop issues and perform cross platform testing for web developers.
Breakingviews: No sign of BP's promised strategic changes
April 2 - After the Gulf of Mexico disaster in April 2010 BP promised strategic change, which excited investors. Two years on there is little evidence of them delivering those changes say Reuters Breakingviews.
Gene Targeting Into the 21st Century
Gene Targeting Into the 21st Century: Mouse Models of Human Diseases From Cancer to Neuropsychiatric Disorders
Windows Phone Minute: Back it on up! Take a minute out of your day to learn about all the killer new features on your Windows Phone. Trust me, you'll be glad you did
Take a minute out of your day to learn about all the killer new features on your Windows Phone. Trust me, you'll be glad you did
Introduction of the Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies
Alison Morrison-Shetlar, dean of Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences, introduces Geoffrey D. Claussen, as the Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies.
Adding Machine (a Musical)
in numbers the mysteries of life can be revealed in numbers April 12-29, Todd Theatre
Capitalism in US Runs Dry - RT's Interview
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Sight Specific: LACPS and the Politics of Community Symposium (Session 1) USC Fisher Museum of Art
"Looking Back." February 11, 2012. Join exhibition Curator Tim Wride as he moderates a panel comprised of former members of LACPS to contextualize its importance as a cultural and community phenomenon. USC Fisher Museum of Art
Writing Original Literary Texts - The World of Volcanoes
The Hawaiian Islands were created by volcanic eruptions. Continuous eruptions mean the islands are constantly changing. In an effort to safeguard the residents and communities on these islands, scientists conduct regular tests on lava flow samples to help predict future eruptions. This is a dangerous undertaking, even for the most experienced scientists. This video segment from Nature shows scientists as they arrive at the site of a lava flow, prepare themselves
Peter Galison - Great Teachers
Is time defined by physics, or fundamentally technology, or philosophy? Peter Galison discusses the historical context of Einstein's discoveries and how they have affected modern notions of time and space. Peter Galison is the Joseph Pellegrino University Professor in the Department of the History of Science, and the Department of Physics. Galison's work explores the complex interaction between three principal subcultures of twentieth century physics -- experimentation, instrumentation, and the
4. Parts of the Soul II
Philosophy and the Science of Human Nature (PHIL 181) Professor Gendler begins with a demonstration of sampling bias and a discussion of the problems it raises for empirical psychology. The lecture then returns to divisions of the soul, focusing on examples from contemporary research. The first are dual-processing accounts of cognition, which are introduced along with a discussion of the Wason selection task and belief biases. Next, the influential research of Kahneman and Tversky on heuristics