Founders Day lecture 2011: Great ideas of biology
In this Founders Day lecture Sir Paul Nurse, president of the Royal Society, discusses the great ideas of biology.
A Circular Walk on the Severn Way
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Kweetet : Online oefenen Via Kweetet kunnen leerlingen de leerstof online inoefenen. Er zijn oefeningen die aansluiten bij volgende methodes: Katapult, Kompas, Mol en beer, Mundo, Kameleon, Verrekijker en Beaufort.
Via Kweetet kunnen leerlingen de leerstof online inoefenen. Er zijn oefeningen die aansluiten bij volgende methodes: Katapult, Kompas, Mol en beer, Mundo, Kameleon, Verrekijker en Beaufort.
Capitalism at a Crossroads: The Return of Responsible
Today’s customers yearn for a return to business done right, not just fast. Companies that are providing responsible products are standing the test of time.
Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview
Warning: Explicit Content Professor Germaine Greer delivered the 2010 Winifred Mercier public lecture at Leeds Met on Tuesday March 23. Born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University, Professor Greer's first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. She has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA and makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcast
Checklist - Study Placement
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
Chamber of demonstrations : reconstructing the Jacobean indoor playhouse
The Chamber of Demonstrations website documents a DVD that represents a theatrical experiment in theatre research and teaching. The DVD is the culmination of the research of Martin White, Professor of Theatre at the University of Bristol, which was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, and produced with the support of PARIP, an AHRC-funded project on documenting performance as research. In a full-scale candlelit reconstruction of the interior of a Jacobean indoor playhouse, experie
Hundreds Work to Beautify Campus for Arbor Day
Nearly 2000 people volunteered to plant 32,000 plants around the Texas Tech University campus. It's all part of the university's annual Arbor Day celebration.
Social Panorama of Latin America 2006
The 2006 edition of the Social Panorama of Latin America report by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). This report examines changes in social indicators over the past few years and considers indigenous peoples' lives and changes in family structures. This Web page offers a number of options which include: accessing the abstract and full-text of the report, and ordering a printed copy. Links to other similar resources are also offered. Some resources are provided
Network Security Library
This is a free library of information about network security. The site contains access to a large number of resources about network security issues, such as books, articles, white papers giving in-depth analysis and FAQs. There are also some tutorials available on different aspects of network security, ranging from authentication, access control and encryption to firewalls and intrusion detection.
UT News - March 3, 2015
In today's UT News - wear blue this Friday to raise awareness about colon cancer, nominate an outstanding student or student organization and learn more about 200 UT community members heading to Cleveland.
eChemPortal : the global portal to information on chemical substances
eChemPortal is a service from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) which offers free public access to information on physical chemical properties, environmental fate and behaviour, ecotoxicity, toxicity and GHS (Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals) classifications. Users can cross-search multiple databases and access data submitted to government chemical review programmes at national, regional and international levels.
The website for this course (18.098 Street-Fighting Mathematics, January (IAP) 2008) has been made available by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Mathematics as part of the MIT OpenCourseWare project. "This course teaches the art of guessing results and solving problems without doing a proof or an exact calculation. Techniques include extreme-cases reasoning, dimensional analysis, successive approximation, discretization, generalization, and pictorial analysis. Applic
PTM-Switchboard is a database of posttranslational modifications of transcription factors, mediating enzymes and target genes. The current version is limited to the model organism
Implementation of new EU regulations on GMO's
On the 30th March 2004, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) and the Department for Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra) submitted a written consultation in order to gather stakeholders views on the compulsory implementation of two EU regulations on genetically modified organisms (GMO's). The two regulations were (EC) 1830/2003 on the Traceability and labelling of GMO's (the 'Traceability and Labelling Regulation') and (EC) 1829/2003 on Genetically Modified (GM) Food and Feed (the 'Food and Feed R
21M.030 Introduction to World Music (MIT)
This course explores the ways that music is both shaped by and gives shape to the cultural settings in which it is performed, through studying selected musical traditions from around the world. Specific case studies will be examined closely through listening, analysis, and hands-on instruction. The syllabus centers around weekly listening assignments and readings from a textbook with CDs, supplemented by hands-on workshops, lecture/demonstrations and concerts by master musicians from around the
Seven Sisters: insurgencies in the Northeast Provinces of India
This site, part of the globalsecurity.org website, details the long-running insurgencies in the 'seven sisters' - the collective name given to the seven little-known states in the north-east of India: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Tripura and Mizoram. The website is essentially a single page giving the long history of the uprisings against the colonial and independent governments of India , and then gives links to a number of other pages giving details of the various or
'The Shape of a Girl' comes to MSU's Wharton Center
This November, the Wharton Center will be hosting "The Shape of a Girl," a one woman show based on the true story of extreme bullying. To read more, go to http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2013/one-woman-show-coming-to-wharton/
TODAY (4:00PM US Central): Keck Seminar:"Perlecan/Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan 2 in Health & Disease
Abstract: The extracellular matrix protein (ECM) perlecan, also known as heparan sulfate proteoglycan 2 or HSPG2, is one of the largest (>200 nm) and one of the oldest (>600M years) matrix molecules. This talk will discuss the unique structure that supports the various roles that this proteoglycan plays in tissue and ECM biology. It will focus on how these features can be exploited for tissue engineering, featuring the challenge of building a functional salivary gland suitable for implantation i
Finding New Solutions for Managing Global Garbage
Around the world, garbage in the oceans remains a big problem. So how do we get the world to recognize this problem and stop the dumping?