Shape grammars for analyzing social housing: The case of Jardim S?o Francisco low-income housing dev
This paper presents an analysis of Jardim S?o Francisco, a lowincome housing development in S?o Paulo, Brazil, using shape grammar as an analytical method. It is part of an ongoing research that aims at analyzing the different types of sitting in low-income housing developments and their consequences for public spaces. The fi nal objective is to propose a design method that allows designing better quality urban spaces in this type of development.
Professor Bob Burk demonstrates Charles' Law by pouring liquid nitrogen over a latex glove filled with air (04:01).
Letter P Song
This is a fun song featuring the letter /p/. The song has a good beat and it's repetition makes it easy for younger learners to remember. It gives the phonics, words that begin with /p/, and how to write lower and upper case /p/. (03:34)
Engaging Scientists and the Public
By: icamvid Barbara Schaal gives the keynote address at the 2012 "Becoming Engaged" Workshop. She speaks about strategies to enhance the American Public's connection to science with reference to the NAS.
21H.927J The Economic History of Work and Family (MIT)
This course will explore the relation of women and men in both pre-industrial and modern societies to the changing map of public and private (household) work spaces, examining how that map affected their opportunities for both productive activity and the consumption of goods and leisure. The reproductive strategies of women, either in conjunction with or in opposition to their families, will be the third major theme of the course. We will consider how a place and an ideal of the "domestic&q
Behavioral Health Grant Program Gives UM Grad Students Hands-On Experience
A grant through BP to the Mississippi Department of Mental Health Oil Spill Recovery is allowing Ole Miss psychology students the opportunity to examine how well an effort to meet the mental health needs of people on the Mississippi coast is working. Video by Mary Stanton.
One Minute Arch March | University of St. Thomas
On Sept. 4, 2012 the University of St. Thomas class of 2016 was welcomed by the campus community at the 12th annual March Through the Arches. Members of this year's freshman class gathered on Summit Avenue, passed through the Arches and were met with applause from administrators, faculty, staff and upperclassmen as they made their way to Schoenecker Area for the interfaith blessing for the new school year. There are 1,460 students in this year's incoming class. Among them are 37 international s
15.783J Product Design and Development (MIT)
Product Design and Development is a project-based course that covers modern tools and methods for product design and development. The cornerstone is a project in which teams of management, engineering, and industrial design students conceive, design and prototype a physical product. Class sessions are conducted in workshop mode and employ cases and hands-on exercises to reinforce the key ideas. Topics include identifying customer needs, concept generation, product architecture, industrial design
DISCOVERING GENES ASSOCIATED WITH DISEASES AND TRAITS IN DOGS
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Sustainable Tourism Certification
A lecture on sustainable tourism
Motorfietstechniek : Yamaha YFR-R1 van 1998 tot 2011 In deze aanvulling bij de cursus motorfietstechniek worden de motoren van de Yamaha YFZ-R1 besproken. Er wordt ingegaan op de technische kenmerken en de evolutie van de YFZ-R1 van 1998 tot 2011 bekeken.
In deze aanvulling bij de cursus motorfietstechniek worden de motoren van de Yamaha YFZ-R1 besproken. Er wordt ingegaan op de technische kenmerken en de evolutie van de YFZ-R1 van 1998 tot 2011 bekeken.…
Odaiba in Tokyo, Trendy Spot!
Odaiba in Tokyo, Trendy Spot!
Bon odori, summer dance festival
Bon odori, summer dance festival.
Train Station in Japan
Train Station in Japan.
Full Spectrum: Prints from the Brandywine Workshop
September 7, 2012 - November 25, 2012: Cultural identity, political and social issues, portraiture, and landscape, as well as patterning and pure abstraction, are some of the many concerns explored by the artists in this exhibition. The spectrum of artistic voices and approaches to image-making represented in the exhibition reflects the increasingly pluralistic character of contemporary art.
This Week @Minnesota: Sept. 7, 2012, freshmen pride and spirit
THIS WEEK @MINNESOTA: Sept. 3--7. In this episode of the weekly video feature, U of M President Eric Kaler and his wife, Karen help students during move-in; Class of 2016 participates in Convocation; and 5,500 first-year students form a giant 'M' at TCF Bank Stadium for the class photo.
Puerto Rican Pasteles
Pasteles are a traditional Puerto Rican Christmas dish. Chef Alfredo Ayala explains that pastels are similar to tamales, but stuffed with pork stewed with rich sofrito. They are wrapped inside a banana leaf and boiled. For recipes, visit http://www.ciaprochef.com/WCA7.
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Engaging Students - with Simplified Mandarin subtitles
Experience what the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University has to offer! This video contains testimonials of FASS undergrads and alumni from a range of departments describing their experiences while being part of the largest faculty here at SFU. Please visit our FASS homepage for more information about opportunities and programs. http://www.fass.sfu.ca/
Making a scaled bar graph (Common Core 3.MD.3)
This video (running time 4:40) explains how to make a scaled bar graph by skip counting. Beginning by defining the word scaled as "using a shrinking machine," it explains the purpose of drawing things to scale. Data is given in table format, showing why a scaled bar graph is needed (the numbers are too big to count by ones). The instructor shows how to determine which number she will skip count by in drawing the bars. (NOTE: From 3:01 to 4:34, the video shows a black screen while