Water and Peace in Ivory Coast: Reconciliation After Civil War
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/ivory-coast-water-management-peace-ethnic-violence After recent civil war divided Ivory Coast's communities, some in Ivory Coast look to local water management as a key to reconciliation, social cohesion and long-lasting peace. As the Ivorian government struggles to implement the Truth and Reconciliation Commission to mend communal divisions after the civil war, Ivory Coast communities are already working towards peace on one very important issue:
What Causes Water Shortages in Nigeria and Ghana?
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/nigerias-water-and-sanitation-sector-leaks-and-plugs Every day, millions of people across West Africa experience water shortage, lacking access to clean, safe drinking water. The World Health Organization estimates that more than 1,000 people in the region, who are denied clean water access, die each day from illnesses related to unsafe water. Along with causing hygiene and sanitation issues, the water shortage is hampering development. In two of t
Paul Cézanne, The Large Bathers, 1906 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Paul Cézanne, The Large Bathers, 1906, oil on canvas, 82-7/8 x 98-3/4 inches / 210.5 x 250.8 cm (Philadelphia Museum of Art). (04:46)
Learn about Human Body
This is a fun animated video is an overview to teach kids about the human body. Some vocabulary words incude: x-ray, bones, skeleton, scanner, cells, tissue, organs, brain, lungs, kidneys, heart, digestive system... (05:03)
21A.350J Cultures of Computing (MIT)
This course examines computers anthropologically, as artifacts revealing the social orders and cultural practices that create them. Students read classic texts in computer science along with cultural analyses of computing history and contemporary configurations. It explores the history of automata, automation and capitalist manufacturing; cybernetics and WWII operations research; artificial intelligence and gendered subjectivity; robots, cyborgs, and artificial life; creation and commoditization
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
Video is animation of the song "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus." Video is good quality and good for young children.
Minuteman Band At Macy's
The UMass Amherst Minuteman Marching Band achieved a spectacular success at the 2013 Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade. We followed the band from their final campus rehearsal to their stellar performance on national TV and an audience of 50 million.
Northwest PRECEDENT: Records Retention
This program is a presentation with an overview of the compliance issues and legal obligations of retaining research documents upon completion of studies. Watch the entire series online at http://www.uwtv.org/video/series.aspx?id=22826181#sv=l|
PHY195 Astronomy #12 Sp14
Astronomy with Bruce Betts Today's Topic: The Sun & the Stars www.youtube.com/csuDHTV Covers the Sun (physical characteristics, zones, solar cycle, sunspots, flares, coronal mass ejections, fusion, etc.) and Stars and Stellar Evolution (star types and colors, evolution, HR Diagrams, birth and death phases, white dwarfs, neutron stars, black holes). Recorded at California State University Dominguez Hills. For more information on the class, see http://planetary.org/bettsclass
Pierre Le Gros the Younger, Stanislas Kostka Deathbed, 1703 - Smart History at Khan Academy
Pierre Le Gros the Younger, Stanislas Kostka on His Deathbed, 1703, upstairs at Bernini's Sant'Andrea al Quirinale Speakers: Frank Dabbell, Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. (04:33)
Science Nation - Invasion of the Earth Worms
By: nsf Invasive species of earth worms have made their way north in the United States and are doing their job too well! They've moved into formerly worm-free forests, which rely on undecayed leaf matter. When worms decompose that leaf layer, the ecology may shift, making it uninhabitable for certain species of trees, ferns and wildflowers. It's of particular concern in the Great Lakes region when anglers simply dump their bait worms back into the soil, creating a difficult environment for old g
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Celebrating the black presence in Westminster 1500-2000: Westminster City Council
This site is maintained by the City of Westminster Archives Centre. It provides information, listing s and access to some online exhibits about the history of Londons black population. This includes coverage of immigration, the slave trade and abolition and advice on sources for Black and Asian history in central London. Users to the site may access some digital images of photographs, manuscripts, prints and other documents. Copyright information is displayed on the website.
10 Truths About Epilepsy
In this video, a doctor explains what the condition is and dispels certain myths. Epilepsy is examined in a clear and easy to understand manner. 3:25 min.
Commencement 2012 student profile: Tarron Anderson
Psychology Major Tarron Anderson is going to law school after graduating from OSU. His efforts in continuing the pursuit of his degree while being a full-time student and full-time staff at OSU shows the flexibility of OSU's E-Campus.
Science Bulletins: Hubble's Deepest Look at Space
The new camera that Atlantis astronauts installed on the Hubble Space Telescope last summer has spotted the most distant galaxies ever seen in space. Because these galaxies are so far away, their light has taken billions of years to reach Hubble. That means the telescope sees them as they were billions of years ago.
Science Bulletins: WISE to Scan the Infrared Sky
NASA's latest space telescope-the Wide Field Infrared Explorer, or WISE-recently took its first images of the sky around Earth in infrared light. In its initial six-month mission, WISE will spot thousands of previously unseen space objects, including asteroids and comets, brown dwarfs, and distant ultraluminous galaxies.
Laura, Chemical Engineering -- 60 Second Impressions
The '60 Second Impressions' are a series of one-minute films featuring current Cambridge undergraduate students. These students talk about what it's really like to study at Cambridge, live in a College, and take part in a wide range of extra-curricular activities. Laura is from Grantham, and is studying Chemical Engineering. In her 60 Second Impression, she talks about the inspiring people she has met through her College, and the financial support she has received to allow her to do voluntary
Meldpesten.Nu : Signalisatiesysteem van pesten Touch & Go Junior is een signaleringssysteem voor het pesten in en rond de school Helaas is het probleem van pesten nog steeds van deze tijd en ligt er vaak een probleem bij het in een te laat stadium …
Touch & Go Junior is een signaleringssysteem voor het pesten in en rond de school
Helaas is het probleem van pesten nog steeds van deze tijd en ligt er vaak een probleem bij het in een te laat stadium …