Romeo Dallaire and Stephen Lewis on Child Soldiers
Drawing on their vast experiences and first-hand knowledge, distinguished humanitarians Senator Romeo Dallaire and Stephen Lewis, enter into a dialogue about the issues that they have committed their lives to: the eradication of the use of child soldiers and stopping the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Africa. Their discussion, moderated by journalist Anna Maria Tremonti, was organized by PEN Canada.
Nanotechnology in medicine
Professor David Smith from The University of York talks about nanotechnology and its application to modern medicine. Topics covered include delivery of cancer drugs, tissue engineering and gene therapy. Length: 25 minutes
The Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (1963) of the Cold War lead to the launching of several satellites to detect nuclear energy blasts. Satellites did detect blasts, not from the earth or our moon as expected, but from random places all over the sky. This segment from Swift: Eyes through Time covers the accidental discovery of gamma-ray bursts and the 30-plus years quest to understand them. (3:50)
SUNY Oswego Quest: Damaris Dunn
Student Damaris Dunn discusses her two presentations at Quest, April 18, SUNY Oswego's daylong celebration of scholarly and creative activities. She also talks about what she enjoys about Quest, which offers hundreds of presentations, posters and performances from students, faculty and staff -- all free and open to the public. For more info, visit http://www.oswego.edu/quest. Video by SUNY Oswego student Blair Adour.
Breakingviews: Facebook's insta-worry
April 10 - Jeffrey Goldfarb and Breakingviews columnists discuss the red flags for investors from Facebook's $1 bln acquisition of Instagram.
UN Ideas That Changed The World - Richard Jolly Marant
Honorary Professor and Research Associate of the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex and co-ordinator of the UN Intellectual History Project draws on the 17-volume official history of the UN
Featured Dinner Speaker - Bob Forney
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Is There A Crisis in Public Education? Address by Diane Ravitch
On April 10, 2012, The University of Notre Dame hosted Diane Ravitch, Research Professor of Education at New York University, for an address titled "Is There a Crisis in Public Education?" as a part of the 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum. The 2011-12 Notre Dame Forum, "Reimagining School: To Nurture the Soul of a Nation," is a yearlong discussion to explore the profound and challenging questions that shape the national debate about K--12 education, which has a dramatic impact on the future of American
Scary Maze Game Learning how to count to $1.00! Anatomy of a Firework (Interactive) Radio Caroline - A Pirate's Tale (6) Duke Chapel Live - 4/15/2012 - Candice Ryals Provey A Deeper Dive into the Page Flip in Canvas/HTML5 Here is the link to the awesome blog post by the IETeam on handling touch and mouse inputs across browsers: Here is a download of all the files that make up the PageFlip a Zhujiajiao Water Village, Shanghai, China Floor Hockey (CYR) A Radical Theory of Autism Along the Sheffield Tinsley Canal into Sheffield
Scary Maze Game
Written, Produced, and Directed by : Jocelyn Gatton, Alex Theriot, and Tiffany Filomena
Fireworks have changed a great deal in the 1,000 years since they were first developed in China. This interactive activity from the NOVA Web site details some of the most important chemical and structural features that allow fireworks to fly higher and burst more loudly and colorfully than ever before. Students can explore the inner anatomy of a firework through this interactive website.
9:16 From the BBC 2 Arena programme. Part 1 of 8 Radio Caroline Pirate Radio attacks a conservative society. The future of Radio in England shows the history and complaints are exactly the same ones they make today regarding music piracy on the internet. Robert Kennedy sends messages to the youth of Britan!
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. Ms Candice Ryals Provey delivers a sermon entitled "The Way, the Truth, the Life." Opening Excerpt from the Sermon (36:07) It was evening the first day when the disciples gathered and Jesus came, but Thomas wasn't with them. Imagine with me these two very different scenes: Thomas sits alone at home as the shadows gather at dusk, turning over the events of the past week, the past year, thinking through the things he once knew to be true... How
Handling Touch Inputs Across Device Browers
Getting All the Page Flip Code
1:52 Zhujiajiao Water Village, Shanghai, China slide show. This is an ancient water town. I was there! ~ ECP
Mirror neurons, the cells in the brain that fire when watching others do actions, might be deficient in people with autism. Perhaps, drugs that enhance empathy, could be used to treat this deficiency. (02:53)
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Learning how to count to $1.00!
Anatomy of a Firework (Interactive)
Radio Caroline - A Pirate's Tale (6)
Duke Chapel Live - 4/15/2012 - Candice Ryals Provey
A Deeper Dive into the Page Flip in Canvas/HTML5 Here is the link to the awesome blog post by the IETeam on handling touch and mouse inputs across browsers: Here is a download of all the files that make up the PageFlip a
Here is the link to the awesome blog post by the IETeam on handling touch and mouse inputs across browsers:
Here is a download of all the files that make up the PageFlip a
Zhujiajiao Water Village, Shanghai, China
Floor Hockey (CYR)
A Radical Theory of Autism
Along the Sheffield Tinsley Canal into Sheffield