Put your general knowledge and geography to the test Following on from Google's spelling challenge game released
Following on from Google's spelling challenge game released
2014 MIT Excellence Awards
2014 MIT Excellence Awards
Observations on Future Trends in Asset Management: Goal-based Investing and Understanding Alpha, Sou
Robert C. Merton, PhD '70, School of Management Distinguished Professor of Finance
Tower Views - UTMC Clinician Hotline
In this edition of "Tower Views," Larry Burns, Vice President for External Affairs, is on location at the Health Science Campus. He is joined by Dr. Gold, Tony Urbina, Scott Case and Eric Glesser to discuss the new clinician hotline.
Human-Artificial Ecosystems: Searching for a Language
The most recent advances of artificial life scientific research are opening up a new frontier: the creation of simulated life environments populated by autonomous agents. In these environments artificial beings can interact, reproduce and evolve [4, 6, 15], and can be seen as laboratories toexplore the emergence of social behaviors like competition, cooperation, relationships and communication [3, 5, 7] . It is still not possible to approach a reasonable simulation of the incredible complexity o
6.825 Techniques in Artificial Intelligence (SMA 5504) (MIT)
6.825 is a graduate-level introduction to artificial intelligence. Topics covered include: representation and inference in first-order logic, modern deterministic and decision-theoretic planning techniques, basic supervised learning methods, and Bayesian network inference and learning. This course was also taught as part of the Singapore-MIT Alliance (SMA) programme as course number SMA 5504 (Techniques in Artificial Intelligence).
Chefs@Google: Christina Tosi
Momofuku Milk Bar All of the bakery's cult favorites are here, including the crack pie, a sugary-buttery confection as craveable as the name implies, along with recipes for savory breads, some of which take a page from Dave's Asian-flavored cuisine, such as Kimchi Croissant with Blue Cheese. From the compost cookie (my personal favorite), a chunky chocolate-chip cookie studded with crunchy salty pretzels, potato chips and coffee grounds, to the cereal milk ice cream, made from everyone's favori
The Ashmolean Museum and the Museum of Natural History
An introduction to the Ashmolean Museum and the Museum of Natural History.
Winston Tabb on Rising to the Challenge
Winston Tabb -- the Sheridan Dean of University Libraries and Museums -- outlines his priorities for Rising to the Challenge: the Campaign for Johns Hopkins. Visit rising.jhu.edu to learn more.
What can we learn from history about the current financial crisis?
In this seminar, three Oxford academics will discuss what we can learn from business history about today’s financial crisis.
Boebinger lecture 1 part B
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MATLAB Lecture 2
Presented by Dr. Mike Stopa on Feb 27, 2014.
Gradation within Christianity
This video shows the answer to the second question in the interview to George Gallup. "How would you parcel Amercian Religion experience, how would you divide the population?" Gallup explains the gradation of denomiations within Christianity.
The Cult of Hades
This 2:35 video is aobut the followers of Hades, the Greek god of the Underworld, and that followers are believed to have worshipped at a cave site at Eleusis, Greece. Very good video. Excellent use of images.
9.7 Control-model diagrams Perhaps, like me, you are beginning to form the view there were some ambiguities about purpose in the case-study situation. Control models are a useful way of investigating purpose and the means in place to achieve it. They address issues like ‘What is X trying to achieve?’ ‘How are they trying to do it?’ and ‘How will they know when they've done it?’ Control-model diagrams provide a structure for exploring these questions. The drawing of the model allows you to decide whet
Perhaps, like me, you are beginning to form the view there were some ambiguities about purpose in the case-study situation. Control models are a useful way of investigating purpose and the means in place to achieve it. They address issues like ‘What is X trying to achieve?’ ‘How are they trying to do it?’ and ‘How will they know when they've done it?’ Control-model diagrams provide a structure for exploring these questions. The drawing of the model allows you to decide whet
Survey of London: volume 42 - Kensington Square to Earl's Court
This volume completes the Survey’s study of Kensington. It describes the expansion of building development south and west towards Earl’s Court from the original late-17th-century ‘Old Court Suburb’ around Kensington Square and Kensington High Street. The area has a great variety of house-types and architectural styles: surviving 1680s houses in Kensington Square; brick-and-stucco Regency terraces in and around Edwardes Square; George & Peto’s large and flamboyant Flemish-inspired brick
The Goldman Sachs Facebook Deal: Is This Business as Usual?
Just six months after paying a record $550 million to settle a federal fraud case, Goldman Sachs finds itself in a new controversy over an investment in Facebook, the social networking site. Some critics say the deal was designed to skirt securities regulations and is marred by conflict of interest, while others argue that this type of investment puts taxpayers at risk since Goldman can support its business with cheap government loans. Wharton faculty and other experts weigh in.Author(s):
What Is a Transgenic Plant?
This 2:45 minute long video explains that a transgenic plant is a plant that has been crossed with another plant and expresses qualities of a stronger, more drought-resistant plant. Students could try this type of experiment in class.
To His Excellency The Governor
No collection of state records can create as varied a snapshot of an era as the correspondence the governor receives. Constituents write about any current topic that they believe needs the governor's attention. These letters become part of the permanent collections at the Kansas Library and State Archives. Years later, the history of Kansas comes alive again through their words.