DC Environmental Film Festival 2012: Natural Resources/Unnatural Results (Part 2)
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/global-goods-local-costs Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting presented five short films examining the impact of natural resources extraction on the environment, indigenous populations, public health and corporate responsibility. Discussion followed screenings, with filmmakers Stephen Sapienza and Nadja Drost, Amol Mehra, Coordinator of the International Corporate Accountability Roundtable, and Daniel Baer, Deputy Assistant Secretary, US State Department B
CULTURE NUMÉRIQUE : 06 Les logiciels libres (Vidéo)
«Free, as in free-speech, not free-beer» Les logiciels sont des biens technologiques très particuliers, car ils permettent l'accès aux différentes données. La mainmise sur le secteur du logiciel pourrait avoir des conséquences catastrophiques sur les mémoires des entreprises et des sociétés. Les logiciels libres permettent de construire l'espace numérique comme un ...
17.960 Foundations of Political Science (MIT)
This course continues from the fall semester. The course introduces students to the fundamental theories and methods of modern political science through the study of a small number of major books and articles that have been influential in the field. This semester, the course focuses on American and comparative politics.
Dim Down 2012
In honor of Earth Month 2012, Spartans are asked to Be Spartan Green by participating in Dim Down from noon to 1 p.m. every Friday. During the hour, Spartans are asked to turn off and/or unplug computers, lights, electronics, and other appliances. More information at http://bespartangreen.msu.edu/dimdown.html. Video produced by Taylor Benson, Jared Harburn and Michael Samsky
A Simple Fiber-Optic Communications System
In this video from the ICT Center, learn how rise-time analysis is performed to determine the maximum data rate of a fiber optic communications system. Animations and diagrams show how a transmitter, fiber, and receiver work together to transfer information and how component rise times and fiber dispersion contribute to total rise time. (5:30)
Korean War ( Protecting Pusan ) 3/15
Korean War - Protecting Pusan Video gives history of the war. See Korea as the soldiers saw it. Pictures are real and may be disturbing. (CAUTION: Scenes of executions and dead bodies)
Electronic commerce in construction-trends and prospects
There is growing interest in the conduct of business transactions by electronic means through the Internet and/or dedicated networks; this is often referred to as electronic commerce. This paper reviews developments in electronic commerce, with a particular focus on its applicability and uptake within the construction industry. Electronic commerce business models are reviewed and the enablers and barriers to their uptake in the construction sector presented. The paper concludes with future trend
Los secretos del Sol - (The History Channel) parte 3 de 4
Existen miles de millones de estrellas en el universo, pero sólo una domina nuestro vecindario celestial, el Sol. Es tan grande, que en todo su volumen podrían caber un millón de planetas Tierra y tan poderoso, que cada segundo produce una cantidad de energía equivalente a mil millones de bombas de hidrógeno de un megatón.
El Sol es el gran motor que impulsa nuestro sistema solar, suministrando la energía que hace posible la existencia de vi
PCC MAT055 Algebraic Literacy
Content material for Colorado Community College System's DevEd Math Prep Introduction. This page is an intro to the MAT055 Algebraic Literacy Course.
Django Reinhardt - The Sheik of Araby
Jazz guitar genius Django Reinhardt with the Quintette du Hot Club de France for the 1937 recording of "The Sheik of Araby".
Franklin D. Roosevelt's First Fireside Chat
In this video clip, listen to President Roosevelt’s fireside chats. The fireside chats were a series of thirty evening radio addresses given by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt between the years of 1933 and 1944 during the Great Depression. (1:26)
Busy as a Bee!
Come along as Chris and Martin learn firsthand that despite their small size, the African Honey bee has a big sting and is one of the toughest animals in Africa! Viewers learn that the bees love flowers because they can get nectar from them, and that they only sting when they are protecting themselves or their hive! (1:27)
How to Make a Flower with a Detergent Bottle
In this 3:00 episode, we show you how to make a flower with a dish detergent bottle. This video would be great for a lesson on recycled art and recycled crafts.
For more information about this tutorial visit : http://www.simplekidscrafts.com
Built for Speed
In this live action segment Chris and Martin cozy up to Chico the cheetah cub and discover just what makes the cheetah built for speed. Even as a cub, Chico is already faster than any human and a grown cheetah can reach speeds of up to 70 mph, making it the fastest land animal. Watch as Chris and Martin explain what it is about a cheetah's eating habits and anatomy that enables this incredible speed! (1:40)
Dividing Polynomials - Problem 1 of 3
This video is a continuation and presents an example that demonstrates how to use long division to divide a polynomial by another polynomial. (3:36)
Dividing Polynomials - Problem 2 of 3
This video is a continuation and presents another example that demonstrates how to use long division to divide polynomials. (2:34)
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
Tierra - La película de nuestro planeta (8/10)
"Tierra" es un documental de nuestro planeta y un
recordatorio de la delicada fragilidad del lugar donde vivimos. Este documental es una serie de diez videos y está adecuado para estudiantes de escuela intermedia y secundaria. Esto podría funcionar como una introducción a ciencias naturales. El documental también habla sobre el calentamiento global. Las partes 2 y 5 del documental están bloqueados debido a los derechos de autor. Parte 5 del documental tie
What Does the Shots on Mom and Baby
By: cocosara1990 Atlanta Home Security
3:32 Slideshow of the Shilong Village, Longchang Town, Kaili City, Guizhou Province, China