Flat trading in quiet stocks session
Summary of business headlines: stocks mixed in thin trading, snowstorm hits northeast on key shopping day; Amazon says Kindle holiday sales strong.
Challenges Facing HIV/AIDS Vaccine Development
2010 CEND Symposium - Mechanisms of Drug Therapy and Resistance in HIV and TB - Part 5 Larry Corey, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center - "Challenges Facing HIV/AIDS Vaccine Development" http://globalhealth.berkeley.edu/cend/ Funding for this conference was made possible in part by Grant 1R24TW008822 from the NIH Fogarty International Center. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies o
Point-of-Care Diagnostics for Global Health
2010 Conference on Global Health Diagnostics "GHDx Innovations Summit: Translating Ideas into Impact" Bernhard Weigl, Principal Investigator, PATH Center for Point-of-Care Diagnostics "Point-of-Care Diagnostics for Global Health" http://globalhealth.berkeley.edu/cend/ Clifton Barry, National Institutes of Health - "Dirty by design: Rational Approach to Development of Antitubercular Nitroimidazoles" http://globalhealth.berkeley.edu/cend/ Funding for this conference was made possible in part b
Welcome to Business Law 1 Online!
This is a brief overview of the course. When you're done watching, make sure you complete the Orientation under "Assignments."
1 kid, 6 adults : China's new family
China's one-child policy results in one-child, six adult households, a demographic timebomb in a country unprepared for an ageing population.
5 new lines for Beijing's subway
Five new subway lines open in Beijing, with more planned as the capital struggles to balance transportation gridlock and residents' desire for cars.
Roadside bomb kills 14 Afghans
In Afghanistan's southern Helmand province, 14 Afghan civilians -- including women and children, were killed and several wounded when their van was hit by a roadside bomb in a Taliban stronghold. Jon Decker reports.
Why Are People So Forgiving of Government Failure? Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
Continents and Oceans
Educational hip-hop video reviewing the World's Continents & Oceans. Slide show showing where all the continents and oceans are located on the map.(Amateur video)
Inverse Matrix (Part 1) - Khan Academy
The instructor uses an electronic chalkboard to model inverse matrices. This video is from Khan Academy. This video is appropriate for high school students. Sal Khan discusses taking the inverse of a 2 x 2 matrix. (14:14)
Learning by Doing
Patricia Collins, Assistant Professor of the Practice at Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley, discusses the importance of learning-by-doing. The learn-by-doing method permits students to take classroom lessons and immediately apply them on-the-job. This hands-on experience positions students for success in the highly competitive software industry.
Authors@Google: Glen Creason
An illustrated cartographic history of the City of Angels from the colonial era to the present. Los Angeles inhabits a place of the mind as much as it does a physical geographic space. A land of palm trees and movie stars, sunshine and glamour, the city exists in the imagination as a paradise; of course, the reality is much bigger than this. Through seventy reproductions of seminal and historic documents, Los Angeles in Maps presents the evolution of this almost mythical place. Maps featured inc
The History of Education in Ethiopia with Special Emphasis on Higher Education
Dr. Aklilu Habte discusses the history of higher education in Ethiopia. Speaker Biography: Dr. Aklilu Habte is former president of the Haile Selassie 1st University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
CI Days 2010 at Purdue What's the HUBbub?
CI Days 2010 at Purdue December 9, 2010 What's the HUBbub? HUBzero technology for online research and teaching collaborations: Mike McLennan, ITaP Chief Hub Technology Architect; Joe Pekny, Industrial Engineering; Mark Lundstrom, Network for Computational Nanotechnology and NanoHUB.org and Rudolf Eigenmann, Electrical and Computer Engineering
GRCC Academic Service Learning: Make a Difference Day
GRCC's Academic Service Learning Center partners with the Equest Center for Therapeutic Riding, providing help to positively impact people with a variety of disabilities.
Forgotten creatures: A survey of microorganisms
Microorganisms are often overlooked in the study of biology because they are not visible to the human eye. In fact, there is a great diversity of microorganisms. Microorganisms include bacteria, protozoa, algae, lichens, and fungi.
Article :: Creating an External Style Sheet in Dreamweaver CS4
External style sheets have many powerful advantages that make them ubiquitous in professional Web sites. In this excerpt, adapted from Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 How-Tos: 100 Essential Techniques (Peachpit Press, ISBN 0-321-56289-5), David Karlins shows the easiest way to generate style sheets in Dreamweaver.
Microsoft Campus Tours - Channel 9 Behind The Scenes In this episode of Microsoft Campus Tours we take you behind the scenes of Channel 9. Check out our recording studio in building 20 and the Channel 9 office in building 24. Is this how you imagined it?
In this episode of Microsoft Campus Tours we take you behind the scenes of Channel 9. Check out our recording studio in building 20 and the Channel 9 office in building 24. Is this how you imagined it?