TRMM Biomass Burning - Smoke Inhibits Rainfall: Water Droplet Size and Fire March 1, 1998
Correlated water droplet size and fires over northern Borneo on March 1, 1998
Advanced Hydrology and Water Resources Management
This lecture covers topics related to hydrological modeling, water resources engineering and management. It introduces physically-based hydrological models as a tool for water assessment and decision support. Actually, the characteristics of input data to these models are reviewed. Optimization techniques in water resources are also introduced. Then, water management experiences from different regions of the world are reviewed. Finally, the concepts of integrated water management are updated.
Breakingviews: Cerberus-Innkeepers deal no "MAC" precedent
Oct. 14 - Reuters Breakingviews says after crying "material adverse change," buyout firm Cerberus is close to landing Innkeepers for less than first agreed, but the broad MAC in this bankruptcy deal may not reflect market reality.
Lecture 16 | MIT 5.111 Principles of Chemical Science, Fall 2008
Lecture 16: Determining hybridization in complex molecules; Thermochemistry and bond energies/bond enthalpies Instructors: Catherine Drennan, Elizabeth Vogel Taylor View the complete course at: http://ocw.mit.edu/5-111f08 License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA More information at http://ocw.mit.edu/terms More courses at http://ocw.mit.edu
DigitalVU: WordPress training
Watch WordPress Training with Lacy Tite from University Web Communications. This Oct. 10, 2011, training session for current WordPress users was also open to those interested in learning more about WordPress, one of the university’s two supported content management systems. The event was part of DigitalVU month at Vanderbilt, co-coordinated by Medical Center Web and Creative Services and Universitykeep reading »
Cooking on Campus: The Tailgating Cookbook
The Chef's Table cooking series is a partnership between UA BookStores and the Arizona Student Unions. At this event, Wildcat fans learned how to make tailgating treats such as pulled pork sandwiches, homemade barbecue sauce, cherry limeade and other savory recipes featured in "The Tailgating Cookbook" by Bob Sloan.
MITEF-NYC: Lessons Learned Entrepreneurs
Join us on September 24th for a fireside chat with some of the most well respected technology entrepreneurs whose great success in earlier ventures have enabled New York to become a major hub of technology innovation. These CEOs will share their war stories from their past and current startups and offer advice on how to navigate the current economic environment.
The Politics of Polarization: Perspectives from DC & Beyond - The Institute of Politics
The Fall 2011 IOP resident fellows discuss how the political landscape has become increasingly polarized. The influence of the 24-hour news cycle and the pressures of fundraising are examined as contributing factors. The outlook for independent candidates may change as the public becomes more disillusioned with their elected officials. A discussion with IOP Director Trey Grayson and IOP Resident Fellows Christina Bellantoni, Diane Casey-Landry, Ron Christie, Tad Devine, Linda Moore Forbes and S
Illinois corn, soybean harvests strong but variable
Oct. 21 - The Illinois corn and soybean harvests are set to be the fourth-largest in U.S. history, but unusual weather may add complications to the final tally. Jen Rogers reports.
President Aoun's message from London
President Aoun checked in live from London to greet families who gathered on the Boston campus for Parents and Families Weekend. He was surrounded by Northeastern students studying in London.
Saudis grieve Prince Sultan's death
Oct.22 - Saudi Arabia mourns Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz al-Saud's death. Jessica Gray reports.
Avalanche Dogs: Jason O'neill
Meet Jason O'Neill and learn how avalanche rescue dogs work their magic. (1:48)
17th Street Canal
Explore visits the Ninth Ward district of New Orleans, where in August 2005 rising waters blasted through a levee in the 17th Street canal. Approximately 2,000 people were killed and $84 billion of damages were incurred. (5:20)
Dick and Rick Hoyt: Inspirational Story of a Disabled Son and Dedicated Dad
This is the story of Dick & Rick Hoyt, the most inspirational father and son team to race in an Ironman Triathlon. The overwhelming message in this 6:40 minute video is that you can do anything. Great for athletes or for special ed children ~ as well as regular classroom children to promote compassion and understanding.
21H.421 Introduction to Environmental History (MIT)
Focusing primarily on the period since 1500, explores the influence of climate, topography, plants, animals, and microorganisms on human history and the reciprocal influence of people on the environment. Topics include the European encounter with the Americas, the impact of modern technology, and the historical roots of the current environmental crisis.
My Cam - Road to the Lightweight Boat Race
My Cam 2011 entry from Christopher Bellamy
CAPS Profile - Michele Ribeiro
Counseling and Psychological Services at Oregon State University.
DMC TV: Veterans Office Dedication Ceremony
Del Mar College celebrated the opening of its new Veterans Office in the Harvin Student Center on the East Campus of Del Mar College On Oct. 21, 2011. The event coincided with the 2011 Veterans Summit hosted by U.S. Rep Blake Farenthold on the College's East Campus.