New Methods for Computer- Aided Drug Design and Atomically Detailed Models of Protein Regulation
Matt Jacobson discusses new methods for computer- aided drug design and atomically detailed models of protein regulation. He includes flexible binding sites, homology modeling, membrane permeability, physics- based scoring, phosphorylation, and pH defense.
Stocks turn mostly higher in late rally
Aug. 17 - Better-than-expected quarterly results from retailers like Target and Staples helped Wall Street squeeze out a gain, but a lowered sales forecast from Dell weighed on the tech-heavy Nasdaq. Conway G. Gittens reports.
"Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird" by Wallace Stevens (poetry reading)
A poem that seems like a translation from chinese. Wallace Stevens was a great poet - Sunday Morning is sublime - but I get the uncomfortable feeling that he was also a practical joker. If people were willing to publish and revere anything I wrote, I might be tempted to do the same. It reminds me of what Nietzsche said, that writers make their waters seem deep by merely making them muddy. Why thirteen ways, and not ten or fifty? I have no idea. Admittedly I'm inclined to think the same th
Reading and writing exercise: Les nouvelles dans la presse
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to compose a letter.
Whole Numbers: Place Value and Expanded Form
This video introduces whole numbers, place value, expanded form, and writing whole numbers through the billions place. Numerous examples are shown and explained on an interactive board. (A comment not intended for the video is made in the last second of the video). ( 7:35)
Attorneys address media after DSK case dismissed
Aug. 23 - Benjamin Brafman, Dominique Strauss-Kahn's attorney and Kenneth Thompson, Naffisatou Diallo's lawyer, address the media after a New York judge drops all criminal charges against ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Kloklezen : Analoge en digitale klok Een werkbundel over de digitale en analoge klok tot op 1 minuut nauwkeurig.
Een werkbundel over de digitale en analoge klok tot op 1 minuut nauwkeurig.
Celebrities Thank NASA Shuttle Teams (Part 1)
Celebrities and VIPs express thanks to NASA and the space shuttle team, part 1.
Curated collection of Physiology resources
This is an evaluated collection of links to resources for learning and teaching subjects relating to Physiology. This forms part of the UK Centre for Bioscience OeRBITAL project.
Moody, M. (September 2011). Superintendent–Board Relations: Understanding the Past to Promote the
This article provides an historical analysis of the origins and development of boards of education as well as superintendents of schools. It provides the reader with a better insight into the […]
Sources of Water Pollution
This 1:27 video shows the impact of sewage on water and its damage to people and animals. The video explains why fertilizer run-off destroys waterways, as well. For older children.
Hurricane Katia on Sept. 8, 2011
Hurricane Katia is seen from the International Space Station on Sept. 8, 2011.
Kids Talk Politics-Founding Fathers' Day-(Famous Quotes made by Founding Fathers)
This video shows pictures of the Founding Fathers and famous quotes made by them. This would be a great resource for a unit/lesson on America, Founding Fathers, Presidents, etc. and would work well in conjunction with non-fiction texts on these subjects. (2:37)
Merkel "sold" on ecocars, at auto show.
Sept. 15 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel officially opens the 64th International Motor Show in Frankfurt, saying the car industry is a "central pillar of our economy". Nick Rowlands reports.
Sacred calendars : Pesach : Professor Agata Bielik-Robson talks to Professor Tom O'Loughlin
Agata Bielik-Robson, an expert in Jewish thought, explains how Jews celebrate Pesach (often called ‘Passover’ in English). She talks about its origins and significance for Jewish people today.
Functional analysis 2010
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn semester 2010. Functional analysis begins with a marriage of linear algebra and metric topology. These work together in a highly effective way to elucidate problems arising from differential equations. Solutions are sought in an infinite dimensional space of functions. This module paves the way by establishing the principal theorems (all due in part to the great Polish mathematician Stefan Banac
Cambridge Festival of Ideas: Seven billion
The world's population will reach seven billion this year. Can the Earth sustain this many people and is reproductive freedom a fundamental liberty? What will the future hold for a crowded planet? In this film, Professor John Guillebaud, Population Matters; Sara Parkin, Forum for the Future; Fred Pearce, author of 'Peoplequake'; and Sir Tony Wrigley, Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure debate the topic. This event forms part of the Cambridge Festival of Ideas (www.
Arnold to write book; Dorothy's ruby slippers for sale
Sep. 22 - Arnold Schwarzenegger to write life story and the auction of Dorothy's red ruby slippers expected to bring in millions. John Russell reports.
Using Student Achievement Data in Teacher and Principal Evaluations: A Policy Study
Jody Piro, Roger Wiemers, Tammy Shutt
Tennessee was one of the first states to win Race to the Top funds in 2010, partly based on new state policy which tied student achievement measures to t
Thousands of Williamsburg mothers entrusted the delivery of their babies to midwives and man-midwives. Medical historian Robin Kipps outlines the ancient profession.