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1.011 Project Evaluation (MIT)
1.011 examines methodologies for evaluating civil engineering projects, which typically are large-scale, long-lived projects involving many economic, financial, social, and environmental factors. Topics covered include: basic techniques of engineering economics including net present value analysis, life-cycle costing, benefit-cost analysis, and other approaches to project evaluation; resource and cost estimation procedures appropriate for large-scale infrastructure systems; and incorporating ser
The Pulse of Scientific Freedom in the Age of Biotech Industry
A conversation with: Arpad Pusztai, John Losey, Tyrone Hayes, and Ignacio Chapela. Introduced by Michael Pollan. Moderated by Mark Dowie. The four participants in this conversation have performed simple, yet dramatic discoveries in Biology that question the wisdom of a quarter century of commitment to an agenda of agricultural development based on intensive technological dependence. As a consequence of the publication of their research, each of the participants has encountered not only controv
Learning the Hindi Letters – Lesson 20–Consonants ल and व
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 [...]
The week ahead: January 26th 2011
Unrest continues in Egypt, Myanmar's parliament convenes, the African Union holds a summit and it's Groundhog Day in America
The Busy World of Richard Scarry-Play It Safe - Leaving Things
Huckle and Lowly learn the importance of not leaving things lying around the house. Play it safe when you're in the house. Think of others. Put your things away. This is a great teaching resource for the early childhood classroom on safety issues (1:06).
Tunis protests go on despite changes
Protesters in Tunisia say while they are happy to see the removal of several ministers, they will continue to demonstrate for further change.