Inside the News: Top Stories and Analysis
A look at the latest news that may affect the European markets, plus a trade idea, and a summary of Asia's trading day.
Inside the News: Risk trades trimmed ahead of stress tests
Risk trades are trimmed ahead of Europe's bank stress tests, with U.S. Treasuries and the dollar regaining composure after a fresh ratings warning on the U.S. debt ceiling. European shares to fall.
Bernanke changes tune on QE3
July 14 - Summary of business headlines: Stocks fall as Bernanke backtracks on additional stimulus; Google, JP Morgan Chase beat earnings forecasts; Deutsche Boerse shareholders ok NYSE deal; Economic data suggest recovery in neutral. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Mexico's largest marijuana farm
July 14 - Mexican authorities discover the country's largest marijuana farm. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Volcker: Common sense must prevail in U.S. debt debate
July 14 - Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker says the risk of the U.S. defaulting on its debt obligations is real, but Washington will avert a default as common sense should prevail.
Former IMF chief now a hotdog
July 14 - A Paris delicatessen is cashing in on the scandal surrounding former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, with its own DSK hotdog. Gemma Haines reports.
WSM - Wave Structure of Matter - Overview
WSM is used to mean the concept of matter really being fully explicable as spherical standing wave structures. By studying the possible actual structure forms we can understand how de Broglie's results make perfect sense and be in the company of de Broglie and Shroedinger who held to this view rather than one based only on probabilities. Some links relating to this video: http://www.cyclesresearchinstitute.org/wsm.html http://www.glafreniere.com/matter.htm http://www.cyclesresearchinstitute.org/
Regis Servant on the Cultural Evolution in the work of F. A. Hayek
Regis Servant, University Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne, presents What is Cultural Evolution in the Work of F. A. Hayek? at the Summer Institute for the History of Economic Thought at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. June 26, 2011
Mathematics of Finance: Homework
This chapter covers principles of finance. After completing this chapter students should be able to: solve financial problems that involve simple interest; solve problems involving compound […]
Linear Programing: The Simplex Method: Homework
This chapter covers principles of the simplex method to Linear Programming. After completing this chapter students should be able to: solve linear programming maximization problems using the […]
Space Station Live: Exploration Flight Test 1 Operations
Public Affairs Officer Dan Huot interviews Flight Director Mike Sarafin about EFT-1, or Exploration Flight Test 1. The flight test of the Orion crew module will go from low-Earth orbit to high-Earth orbit on its second orbit and test a high energy re-entry into Earth's atmosphere.
Amazon Rainforest Test
Worksheet for pupils to complete by visiting an Amazon rainforest website boasting a range of online games and activities about the Ecuadorian Amazon.
The Poetry of John Donne - Quiz
Students will be able to assess their understanding of Donne's poetry.
Carbon Dioxide Concentration Affects the Rate of Photosynthesis
Instructions for an experiment investigating if carbon dioxide concentration affects the rate of photosynthesis.
Planning School Lunches
Healthy eating guidelines for planning school lunches.
Forms of Business Factsheet
Fact-sheet with definitions on the main forms of business organization that operate in Ireland today. The role of the state in enterprise is also outlined along with a brief treatment of privatization.
Extracting a Metal from its Ore
Detailed instructions for conducting an experiment involving the extraction of copper from malachite (copper carbonate). Includes teacher notes and solutions to questions.
Einen Brief schreiben
Short matching exercises (matching answers to questions asked in German in the letter) followed by vocabulary notes to complete the letter.
Froehliche Weihnachten fuer Fluechtlinge!
Worksheet featuring a short e-mail (revised) written by a young foreigner describing an incident in a shop. Vocabulary, comprehension and written tasks are worked around the e-mail.
Athletics 07 - Pair Relay
This lesson contains a warm-up and cool-down, throwing activities and running activities (sprinting and pair relay). It requires co-operation between children in practicing the relay and in a warm-up game.