Keeping the Fields Green: Researching Diseases of Spinach Seed Plants
MOUNT VERNON, Wash.— Rows of small black pots sit on moveable metal tables inside a greenhouse at the Washington State University Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center in Mount Vernon. The warm air inside the green house is giving life to spinach plants in the otherwise wet and rainy Skagit Valley. However, a disease has hit some of the plants, and it's up to WSU researchers to figure out how to stop it. The culprit, Fusarium wilt --a soil-dwelling microscopic fungus,-- has b
Introduction to the Dinoflagellata
This website features an overview of the Dinoflagellata, a large and diverse group of unicellular protists. Introductory information is displayed on the main page and links are provided to additional webpages featuring the dinoflagellate fossil record, life history and ecology, systematics and morphology. Links are also provided to other websites addressing various aspects of dinoflagellates.
Greece is Changing
The Greek sovereign debt crisis of 2010 has received world-wide attention and has elicited unprecedented action by the European Union and its member governments as well as by the IMF. Greece is now obliged to follow the terms of the 'Memorandum' agreed with the 'bail-out' loan it has received. Is Greek economic policy on track? What are its future prospects?
21W.742J Writing About Race (MIT)
In The Souls of Black Folk (1903), the great cultural critic W. E. B. Du Bois wrote that "...the problem of the Twentieth Century is the problem of the color line." A century after Du Bois penned those words, most Americans would agree that at the beginning of the twenty-first century, the color line remains one of our most pressing social issues. In this course, we will explore the terrain of race in America by reading the works of writers of color and others concerned with the issue
Using a computer to estimate pi by throwing darts. (Mandarin)
This video clip demonstrates -- in detailed steps -- how to use a computer to simulate dart-throwing as a means of estimating pi.
Large Black Beadwork Sample
Large Black Beadwork Sample - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
White Fibreglass Concerto Furnishing Fabric Sample
Sample for Margeth Lingwood's home, Upmeads, Newport Rd., Stafford.. Date: 1970's - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
History of Economic Thought: sample examination paper
This is a sample examination paper in the 3rd year module in History of Economic Thought as taught by Andy Denis of City University London.
Card of Renown Buttons
Card of twelve, two-hole, white Renown buttons. Maker: Renown - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Hyper RAM Memory Chips
Computer memory chips; PL060143; P/NHYMF162032; Polyshield 1265. Date: 1995 (circa) - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Tan Pill Box Hat
Tan pill-box hat with veil and knot decoration on crown - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Document skills : maps and plans
As a specialist medium, maps and plans can be a challenge to use and it is not always immediately obvious just what can be learned from them. This resource demonstrates how the researcher can use these documents to gain varied insights about a particular place and aspects of its history. The resource includes a glossary and bibliography. Illustrative images of items from our collections appear throughout.
Elon dedicates Chandler Family Professional Sales Center
The center on the first floor of the Koury Business Center named for one of Elon's most devoted families is the centerpiece of a sales program that school leaders cite for helping to elevate the university's national reputation.
Rapid Bacterial Identification
A series of questions designed to test the readers ability to identify a bacterium using the rapid identification system API 20E. A case history is provided and the reader is guided through the use of API strips to identify the causative agent of infection. This is a Questionmark Perception file. The QTIXML file needs to be opened in QP Authoring Manager, converted to an assessment and exported into your own VLE.
Tutoria. A Internet, controles?
2 min. Vídeo. Autoritat Catalana de Protecció de Dades.
Vídeo de la campanya de l'Autoritat Catalana de Protecció de Dades adreçada als adolescents per fer-los prendre consciència del que pengen a la xarxa sota el lema "Pensa-t'ho abans de penjar res". Author(s):
Meakin Coffee Pot: Aztec Design
Tall white coffee pot with pale blue lid. Stylised design in shades of blue and green. Backstamp: Studio DandG Meakin England and JG logo. Maker: D and G Meakin. Date: 1970 (circa) - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Black Patent Court Shoes
Black patent court shoes; black suede trim and knot to centre front. Almond toes. Label (insole) Real leather upper; synthetic lining - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Heart Failure: 3 case studies
This collection of video clips follows some real patients on their journeys through heart failure. The film shows how each patient experiences heart failure and how they respond to the condition. The film has three aims: > Aspects of heart failure can cause confusion and misunderstanding > Heart failure can affect many aspects of a patient's life > How can practice nurses ensure that patients are well supported
Black Floral Patterned Cocktail Dress
Black floral patterned cockail dress, sleeveless, plain high square neck. Shaped bodice, panel at waist. Wide pleat detailing at back of skirt. Belt loops (belt missing). original fastening for bra straps at shoulders. Metal zip to side.Unlined - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
Irridescent Purple Ludlow Dress with Beads
Purple dress; sleeveless with scalloped neckline. Black applique bead swirls on bodice. Metal zip to side seam. two pockets to skirt front which have scalloped edges. Full skirt. Label: Designed by Ludlow. Maker: Ludlow. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.