Earth-Sized Planet Found Orbiting the Sun's Nearest Neighbor
European astronomers have discovered a planet with about the mass of the Earth orbiting a star in the Alpha Centauri system — the nearest to Earth. It is also the lightest exo-planet ever discovered around a star like the Sun. (04:01)
Moral Makeovers: Lifestyle TV, Popular Experts and Good Citizens
Researchers at Work and Dr Craig Batty present: Visiting Researcher Seminar - Associate Professor Tania Lewis: Moral Makeovers: Lifestyle TV, Popular Experts and Good Citizens Over the past decade, primetime popular ‘factual’ television has been increasingly concerned with instructing viewers on how to makeover and optimise their lifestyles, focusing on everything from homes (House Invaders) and pets (It’s Me or the Dog) to parental skills (Honey We’re Killing the Kids) and bodies (The
Online MPH in Public Health Practice at UMass
The field of public health is constantly changing, and the online Master of Public Health in Public Health Practice degree provides the expertise and flexibility to keep pace. Expand your skills to meet 21st century challenges. For details, visit http://www.umass.edu/sphhs/mph_online/.
UGA Campaign for Charities, Mrs. Mary Adams
Mrs. Mary Adams, UGA First Lady and Campaign Chair, announces the kickoff the 2013 Campaign for Charities at UGA. The goal is to raise $425,000.
Sustainability Innovation & Entrepreneurship Elective - Darden School of Business
Professor Andy Larson describes a few topics from her Sustainability Innovation and Entrepreneurship elective — including the role of sustainability in supply chain management and materials selection.
Secret histories of illuminated manuscripts: the MINIARE project
An innovative project at the University of Cambridge will uncover some of the hidden histories of illuminated manuscripts, thanks to the application of techniques more commonly found in scientific laboratories. The MINIARE project will help conservators repair priceless works of art and provide new insights into the cultural, social and economic circumstances of their production. And, crucially for objects of such rarity and fragility, none of the techniques involves touching the manuscripts or
2012 State of the Academy - McMaster University
Tuesday, October 9th, 2:30 p.m. Convocation Hall.
Calculus 133 - 10/11/12
David Pruis twice-weekly calculus class from Grand Rapids Community College.
Reuters on the Road: To Russia on a handshake
Oct. 11 - Russia Local founder Ignaty Dyakov takes the taxi challenge to explain the art of doing business in Russia and how his company can help.
Mini Bio - Prince William
Watch a short video biography on the Duke of Cambridge, including his childhood, the death of his mother, and his Royal Wedding to Kate Middleton. (03:04)
Wonder book trailer - R.J. Palacio (UK version)
This is the trailer for the book Wonder, by R.J. Palacio. "August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school—until now. He's about to start 5th grade at Beecher Prep, and if you've ever been the new kid then you know how hard that can be. The thing is Auggie's just an ordinary kid, with an extraordinary face. But can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, despite appearances?" (01:33)
Using Dialogue Tutorial
This video goes over the correct way to use dialogue in writing. It covers what type of punctuation should be used as well as proper placement of punctuation. (02:34)
Promo - One Minute Romanian
Hello! My name is Roxana and I'd like to welcome you to One Minute Romanian from the Radio Lingua Network. In this podcast I'm going to be teaching you the basics of Romanian. The great thing about this language course is that you'll be learning all you need to know in just 60 seconds - or thereabouts! Each one minute language lesson will equip you with just enough Romanian to help you get by in lots of situations, either on holiday, or on a business trip to Romania, or just to impress your Roma
The History and Rise of China
After the Qing dynasty was overthrown in 1912, the country was faced with finding new leadership. Finally, on October 1st, 1949 – after years of fighting – Mao Zedong declared the People’s Republic of China. His communist regime sought to stamp out traditions and cultural symbols of the times that came before, and most importantly wanted to unite the country under a communism. Successes and failures followed, but ultimately China became the world’s fastest-growing economy
SMT312 Session 6 Fall 2012
Natural Disasters with Don Gauthier 10/14/12
Ecologie : Populaties Deze Prezi tracht een antwoord te bieden op volgende vragen:
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AllAboutMe - This is my life! Science, Politics and the Public: Breaking Down the Barriers STORK by Heather Dye Pablo Picasso: Guernica
AllAboutMe - This is my life!
Nobel Laureate Professor Brian Schmidt and Executive Director of The Australia Institute Dr Richard Denniss, joined by ABC presenter Alex Sloan, discuss how science, politicians and the public can come together to create better policy. Dr Denniss says that the interaction between science and politics raised many issues and that while the ability of scientists to answer fundamental questions is at an all-time high, the level of political debate around science is at an all-time low. Professor S
STORK by Heather Dye
STORK by Heather Dye
Picasso's most political work, "Guernica," is a reaction to the bombings of the Spanish village by German and Italian forces during the Spanish Civil War. In this video clip, learn more about this famous work from Picasso. (0:59)
Science, Politics and the Public: Breaking Down the Barriers
STORK by Heather Dye Pablo Picasso: Guernica
Pablo Picasso: Guernica