Turing Award Winners Panel Discussion
Winners of the A.M.Turing Award, the Nobel Prize of computing, describe their singular contributions to the field, and their works’ impact. They also find time to discuss the current and future state of computer science.

Moderator Stephen Ward starts with 1990 prize winner Fernando Corbato, who remembers MITâ€

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Faulty Movement
In this activity, students are introduced to faults. They will learn about different kinds of faults and understand their relationship to earthquakes. The students will build cardboard models of the three different types of faults as they learn about how earthquakes are formed.
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Le cerveau et le monde : Shining et après - Une conférence d'Emmanuel Siety

Dans L’Image-temps, Gilles Deleuze voyait en Stanley Kubrick, à l’instar d’Alain Resnais, un cinéaste « de l’identité du monde et du cerveau ». En partant de Shining, nous questionnerons et prolongerons ce rapprochement en avançant trois autres noms de cinéastes explorateurs d’états limites du monde et de la conscience : David Lynch, Michael Haneke et Gus Van Sant.

Emmanuel Siety est maître de conférences en cinéma à l’université Paris 3 - Sorbonne nouvelle
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The High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network (HPWREN)
The High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network (HPWREN) is a National Science Foundation funded network research project, which also functions as a collaborative interdisciplinary and multi-institutional cyberinfrastructure for research, education, and first responder activities. The program includes the creation, demonstration, and evaluation of a non-commercial, prototype, high-performance, wide-area, wireless network in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties.
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Is the Universe Designed?
Revd Dr Rodney Holder : Course
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Hot Apps: Sonic 4, Robozzle, Career Tips, Chicken Implosion, TatZooom

Hot Apps will feature 5 of the hottest apps each week for the Windows Phone 7. In this episode Laura takes a look at:

  • Sonic 4
  • Robozzle
  • Career Tips
  • Chicken Implosion
  • TatZoom

Please leave suggestions for hot apps that should be featured in the comments section, thanks!

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The Human Economy: an ongoing international project [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Keith Hart | Eminent anthropologist Keith Hart will be talking about his book, The Human Economy, which gives readers a new economic perspective, covering topics ranging from globalisation to corporate social responsibility. Keith Hart is emeritus professor at Goldsmith's College and honorary professor at the University of Kwazulu Natal.
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It Gets Better - Rory O'Malley on Dealing with Bullying
Rory O'Malley shares his testimonial for It Gets Better Broadway. This 3:25 interview explains part of his survival skills in high school in terms of being yourself. This is part of a series on dealing with bullying and what happened as he grew older and his pride in living in a city where people stand together against hate.
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Nokia's Windows of opportunity?
July 4 - It's five months since Nokia announced a partnership with Microsoft but the Finnish giant's share price is still struggling. Reuters asks what now for Nokia? Tim Hart reports.
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Using Microcomputer-Based Physiology Experiments in Investigative Labs in Introductory Biology
This resource is a detailed report on the use of computer-based laboratory experiments in undergraduate physiology courses. It includes general course overviews, recommended laboratory exercises, student and instructor opinions of new teaching strategies, and evaluation of the efficacy of the teaching strategies presented.
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Imatge i llenguatge visual
Aquesta assignatura és la continuació de l'assignatura Disseny gràfic, i forma part d'una sèrie d'assignatures que s'ocuparan del disseny visual dels productes multimèdia. L'estudiant treballarà a nivell avançat la capacitat per crear i dissenyar els elements gràfics i visuals d'un producte o aplicació multimèdia, utilitzant procediments creatius, fonaments bàsics del disseny i un llenguatge formal. Ho farà mitjançant la resolució de problemes de disseny, que augmentaran la seva ca
Author(s): David Gómez Fontanills,Alba Ferrer Franquesa

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6.2 Alerts
The internet provides a world of information, but how do you find what you are looking for? This unit will help you discover the meaning of information quality and teach you how to evaluate the material you come across in your study of technology. You will learn how to plan your searches effectively and be able to experiment with some of the key resources in this area.
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6.1 Introduction
The internet provides a world of information, but how do you find what you are looking for? This unit will help you discover the meaning of information quality and teach you how to evaluate the material you come across in your study of technology. You will learn how to plan your searches effectively and be able to experiment with some of the key resources in this area.
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Cars to biotech: German exports boom
July 4 - As many euro zone countries are struggling with crippling debt or a difficult recovery, Germany has recovered quickly from its deepest post-war recession, helped by strong exports. Reuters TV visited a small biotech firm which is one of the many small and medium-sized companies playing their role in Germany's export boom. Sonia Legg reports.
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Entrepreneurship (graduate level)
This course provides an introductory overview of the knowledge and skills needed for the identification, evaluation, and exploitation of opportunities in a variety of circumstances and environments. The course focuses on developing a proactive and effectual way for individuals and organizations to determine and pursue their goals. We train individuals to seek innovation (Are we doing the right things?) rather than optimization (Are we doing things right?). The course is integrative and multi-dis
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Enterprise Questions
Several questions with sample answers relating to the topics of Enterprise and People in Business. Other solutions are also possible.
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Mental Status Exam: Anatomy: Parietal Lobes
The parietal lobes are important for perception and interpretation of sensory information especially somatosensory information. The non-dominant parietal lobe is particularly important for visual-spatial function. The dominant parietal lobe is important for praxis, which is the formation of the idea of a complex purposeful motor act while the frontal lobes are important for the execution of the act. The Gerstmann syndrome, which consists of the constellation of acalculia, finger agnosia, right-l
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El Nino Sea Surface Temp. and Height Anomalies 3D Isometric View with Pan: January 1997 through July
An animation of sea surface temperature and height anomalies in the Pacific for January 1997 through July 1998 from NOAA AVHRR and TOPEX Poseidon
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Tinseltown's top female money makers
July 8 - Sarah Jessica Parker and Angelina Jolie are the highest paid actresses in Hollywood. Alicia Powell reports.
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Aquatic Animal Skeleton - Ribcage
The main purpose of an aquatic animal's ribcage is to protect its inner organs, such as the heart, from damage or injury. The ribcage is connected to the backbone of the animal and is made of mostly bone.
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