Cities and Climate Change [Audio]
Speaker(s): Joan Clos | Editor's note: We apologise for the poor audio quality throughout the question and answer session. Urban areas will have to play an increasingly important role as part of strategies addressing global climate change: due to their wealth, they disproportionately contribute to global carbon emissions. At the same time, dense, compact cities have repeatedly shown to be far more carbon efficient than other settlement types of similar affluence. The need for urban areas to adap
North Korea's Crystal Meth Export 1
Pulitzer Center's grantee Isaac Stone Fish explains why crystal meth smuggling between North Korea and China is becoming far too critical. Fish visited Yanji, a city in the Korean Autonomous Province in northeastern China, where he investigated the extent of this widespread drug trade. Learn more about Isaac Stone Fish and his reports at Pulitzer Center's Meet the Journalists http://bit.ly/qDwIyT Read the full stories on North Korea's most addicting export and view photographs taken by Sean G
Conciousness and Intelligence
8 Moderator: Shimon Ullman PhD '77, Samy and Ruth Cohn Professor of Computer Science, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, Weizmann Institute of Science
* Ned Block '64, Silver Professor of Philosophy, Psychology, and Neural Science, Department of Philosophy, New York University
* Christof Koch, Lois and Victor Troendle Professor of Cognitive and Behavioral Biology, California Institute of Technology; Chief Scientific Officer, Allen Institute for Brain Sci
The EU summit in Brussels
EU leaders are staying quiet on the subject of Greece as they await the results of a critical vote in the debt-ridden country
Syrian refugees protest against Assad
June 22 - Syrian refugees in a Turkish camp call for the overthrow of Assad as a European delegation arrives on a fact-finding mission. Nick Rowlands reports.
SoulPancake: An Evening with Rainn Wilson, Devon Gundry, Golriz Lucina and Shabnam Mogharabi
"SoulPancake: Chew on Life's Big Questions" is a book by Rainn Wilson, best known for his deft portrayal as Dwight on NBC's "The Office." In a program sponsored by USC Spectrum and the USC Office of Religious Life on March 25, 2011, Wilson teamed up with his friends Devon Gundry, Golriz Lucina and Shabnam Mogharabi in USC's Bovard Auditorium to discuss life's biggest questions. Have you ever wondered how your thoughts affect reality? Or if you only had one hour left to live, how you'd spend it
Gospelfest: USC Gospel Choir Showcase 2011
Lester Barrie hosted USC's second annual Gospel Choir Showcase, an inspirational evening of music featuring gospel choirs from Los Angeles colleges and churches in Bovard Auditorium on February 19, 2011. The program was sponsored by USC Student Affairs, the Program Board, Center for Black Cultural and Student Affairs, Black Student Assembly, USC Black Staff and Faculty Caucus, Saved By Grace Gospel Choir, ORL Spirituality and Sports, and USC Office of Religious Life. Learn more about the Unive
Why Study Systematic Theology with Henri Gagey
Henri Gagey, an expert in Fundamental Theology from the Institut Catholique de Paris, discusses why people take up the study of Theology and how it can affect their approach to life and belief.
#whyUToledo - Class of 2015
The #whyUToledo team headed to the bookstore during Rocket Launch to ask incoming freshmen from the class of 2015 why they chose UT.
Photo Slideshow: Monument Fire
UA South employee Ike Dent captured images of the wildfire burning near the UA South Campus in Sierra Vista.
Brian Roberts' Baseball Bash
On August 28, 2011 Baltimore Orioles second baseman Brian Roberts is hosting his sixth Brian's Baseball Bash, which benefits the University of Maryland Hospital for Children. The Bash, to be held at Dave & Buster's in the Arundel Mills Mall, allows fans to mingle with Brian, other Oriole players and local sports stars while enjoying a night of games, great food, a silent auction and more. In this video, Brian talks about why he started the Bash, his desire to make it kid and family-friendly, hi
iUNSW Rubrik iOS App used in ENGG1000 T1 2011
iUNSW Rubrik iOS App used in ENGG1000 T1 2011
Bridal Designer Anne Barge Clegg
University of Georgia alumna Anne Barge Clegg (BSEd '69) uses sketches to make dreams come true for herself and her clients.
Chapel Bell Repair
Repairing the Chapel Bell at The University of Georgia.
Tight or Loose Culture
Thunderbird School of Global Management Professor Denis Leclerc, Ph.D., talks June 13, 2011, with Thunderbird International Consortia participants in Glendale, Arizona. http://www.thunderbird.edu
The Arnold Arboretum's program for preschoolers that serves the area Head Start brings very excited kids to a lovely, engagin and stimulating nature setting.
Side-blotched lizard perched on a rock in the desert
Lizards have a tough outer skin that protects the animal from water loss. Lizards remain still, camouflage, or hide under rocks to avoid predation. Their internal temperature changes with the environment, which saves energy for the organism.
Write Now! Career Writing Prompts: Manager of Organizational Effectiveness and Talent
This Career Clip features Meloney Sallie-Dosunmu, Manager of Organizational Effectiveness and Talent, Just Born Candy in Bethlehem, PA. She helps people to learn their jobs, becoming really good at it and to help them promote themselves. Her grandmother provided her with her best advice and that was to do your best. No matter what position you have, it is important and important to do your best. If you always do your best, you are going to shine.