Tensions Over Food For Tomorrow
Tanzania's Maasai herders fear for their future as access to the land and trees they need to feed livestock shrinks. Tanzanian journalists Steve Martin Saning'o and Lukas Kariongi gained rare access to tell the story. This report is part of Pulitzer Center-sponsored project "Tensions over Food Insecurity in Africa"
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/project/south-america-brazil-rio-de-janeiro-favelas-world-cup-soccer-construction-relocation-impoverished-families-lost-homes-culture-history-identity In recent months, protesters in Brazil have taken to the streets to oppose what they see as poor governance by the State, including mega-spending on projects of the FIFA World Cup. A group of activists in Rio de Janeiro are trying a new approach — called Occupy Cabral. This report is part of the Pulitzer C
Botswana: Outpours in the Thirstlands
Botswana's environment is naturally dry, semi-arid, and thirsty. But trends in climate, industry, and human demand threaten the delicate balance in the country of the Kalahari, also called "The Great Thirstland." This report is part of the Pulitzer Center sponsored project: "Botswana's Paradox: Diamonds and Water"
Annals of the Malaria War: Move over Angelina Jolie
Last year, the World Health Organization recommended the rollout as a method to curb some 655,000 malaria deaths per year. Now, Senegal, Mali, Chad, Nigeria, Niger and Togo are implementing the program, in which children take monthly doses of the anti-malarial medication, sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine and amodiaquine (SP+AQ). Science writer Amy Maxmen was in Mali and Senegal to meet with these scientists and observe the rollout of chemoprevention and the roadblocks it meets along the way. Miriam C
Journalist Jeff Bartholet on Tibetan Self-Immolations
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/tibet-burning-behind-the-wave-of-self-immolations In this project, journalist Jeffrey Bartholet looks at the human and political dimensions of the self immolations by Tibetan monks—their meaning, their possible impact, and the battle over who controls the narrative. He also explores the peculiar history of self-immolation, and the related debate among some Tibetan Buddhists about whether they constitute acceptable or unacceptable violence. This
Journalist Robin Hammond on Documenting Mental Health Across Africa
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/africa-liberia-sierra-leone-war-mental-health-illness-photographer-robin-hammond This chapter of "Condemned," a long-term photographic project by Hammond, documents the long-term mental health impacts of the conflicts in Liberia and Sierra Leone----illustrating that signing of peace agreements does not ensure an end to suffering. Report by Robin Hammond. This report is part of the Pulitzer Center sponsored project: "Condemned: Mental Health in Lib
Craig Welch on "Sea Change" in Indonesia
Pulitzer Center grantee and Seattle Times reporter Craig Welch shares his reporting from Indonesia on a community threatened by climate change and ocean acidification. This is part of "Sea Change: The Pacific's Perilous Turn," a special series produced by the Seattle Times in collaboration with the Pulitzer Center. See all the reporting: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/ocean-acidification-marine-biodiversity-environmental-threats-global-warming
Cleaning Ghana's Streets: ZoomLion on the Ground in Agona
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/west-africa-ghana-water-sanitation-waste-management-public-environment-clean-streets-clogged-gutters Watch ZoomLion, Ghana's largest private waste management company, in action as it cleans Ghana's streets. Diksha Bali reports for the Pulitzer Center. This report is part of the Pulitzer Center sponsored project: "Waste Management in Ghana: It Takes Two"
Science on the Shuttle's Spacelab
NASA Public Affairs Officer Lori Meggs talks about the 30th anniversary of the Spacelab Program with Marshall Space Flight Center Deputy Director Teresa Vanhooser. Spacelab was a module inside the shuttle's payload bay where numerous science experiments were conducted. Vanhooser discusses how the missions were managed from Marshall and how it has paved the way for science on station today.
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture
Colleagues from both academia and business were present on 27 January 2011 for Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall. The garden wall of the lecture's title was Lawrence's metaphor for the potential divide between the two sectors. The lecture reflected Lawrence's career-long wish to get qualitative researchers in the commercial world to talk to their counterparts in the academic world, and vice versa. He discusse
School's in session for Prince William
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe The heir to the British throne is taking classes at Cambridge University. Alicia Powell reports. Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintained its reputation for speed,
Secretary of State Kerry calls on North Korea to denuclearize
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Jan. 7 - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry calls on North Korea to denuclearize, and affirms commitment to the defense of South Korea. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international n
Politics & Humor | Institute of Politics
Seth Rogen and Lizz Winstead joined moderator and Harvard Lampoon President Alexis Wilkinson for a discussion on politics and humour. The speakers addressed topics ranging from Rogen's advocacy on Alzheimer's research, Winstead's work on The Daily show, and gender dynamics and moral boundaries within comedy.
Seigenthaler Remembers French Journalist Guihard
Journalist John Seigenthaler was at Farley Hall on Sept. 30, 2010 to remember the 48th anniversary of French journalist, Paul Guihard's death (Sept. 30, 1962) with a marker in front of the Meek School of Journalism & New Media furnished by the Society of Professional Journalists. Video by Mary Stanton Knight.
Scientific glassblower crafts a Christmas bauble
In our Dream Job Special, Steve Ramsey describes how glass-blowing can take you to labs, museums and TV studios, and makes us a festive bauble Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn24787
Validation - Award winning Short Film
"Validation" is a fable about the magic of free parking. Starring TJ Thyne & Vicki Davis. Writer/Director/Composer - Kurt Kuenne. Winner - Best Narrative Short, Cleveland Int'l Film Festival, Winner - Jury Award, Gen Art Chicago Film Festival, Winner - Audience Award, Hawaii Int'l Film Festival, Winner - Best Short Comedy, Breckenridge Festival of Film, Winner - Crystal Heart Award, Best Short Film & Audience Award
Diagramming for development 2 - Exploring interrelationships
This unit introduces you to the following systems diagramming techniques - Influence diagrams, Multiple Cause Diagrams and Cognitive Maps. Using a case study project based in Africa, this unit illustrates the powerful use of systems diagramming for international development management. This is a companion unit to Diagramming for development 1: bounding realities (TU872_1).Author(s):
"Girl Before a Mirror" by Pablo Picasso, 1932 | MoMA Education
MoMA School Programs Educator Grace Hwang discusses her approaches for exploring Pablo Picasso's "Girl before a Mirror" with students.
17ème Journée Française de l’Épilepsie 2014 : FACTEURS DE RISQUE DE SURVENUE D’UNE ... Titre : 17ème Journée Française de l’Épilepsie 2014 : FACTEURS DE RISQUE DE SURVENUE D’UNE DÉPRESSION CORTICALE EEG POST-CRITIQUE AU DÉCOURS DES CRISES CONVULSIVES GÉNÉRALISÉES Intervenants : Alexandre VERIANO, Hospice Civils de Lyon Résumé : Les 17ème JFE concrétiseront le rassemblement de tous les professionnels
de santé et partenaires intervenant dans la filière de soins ...
Titre : 17ème Journée Française de l’Épilepsie 2014 : FACTEURS DE RISQUE DE SURVENUE D’UNE DÉPRESSION CORTICALE EEG POST-CRITIQUE AU DÉCOURS DES CRISES CONVULSIVES GÉNÉRALISÉES
Intervenants : Alexandre VERIANO, Hospice Civils de Lyon
Résumé : Les 17ème JFE concrétiseront le rassemblement de tous les professionnels de santé et partenaires intervenant dans la filière de soins ...
3.3 The Ampère–Maxwell law in action To give some further insight into the Ampère–Maxwell law, we will now consider two situations where it plays a significant role.
To give some further insight into the Ampère–Maxwell law, we will now consider two situations where it plays a significant role.