Maths and the making of the modern world
Professor Chris Budd describes the maths behind Google and the Ipod and shows how maths has led to the modern information revolution.
Technologies in Sport Symposium - Session 3
Technologies of the body, Gregor was a research scientist at the University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine, for 16 years before, in 2008, becoming an Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary’s, Program in Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies. Currently, he is also a part-time Professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa in Canada. In addition, Gregor is a Distinguished Scholar in the Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University, USA and Ad
GoNUxstream - Men's Rowing Arlett Cup vs. BU - April 7, 2012
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Melanoma Patient on His Cancer Metastasizing
By: mdanderson Tim Shiery of Houston, Texas was diagnosed with metastatic melanoma in August of 2007. He had spots on his brain, lungs, liver, skin and bone.
Every now and then, the Sun, Earth, and Moon align so that, when viewed from the Earth, the Moon eclipses the Sun's light. Solar eclipses are fairly common -- the Moon will block out some portion of the Sun at least twice a year. However, it is still a special event to be able to witness a total solar eclipse. In this video segment adapted from NASA, learn how solar eclipses happen and why they are so difficult to witness. Closed captioning included. Run time 01:53.
Professor Patrick Duffy Inaugural Lecture: (Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world?
(Sport) Coaching: Blinded or blended in a changing world? Professor Duffy's research work focuses on policy and sport coaching, as well as applied work in sport-business transfer, which is part of a long-term project with Morrisons PLC. Patrick will address the policy and research backgrounds to developments in professional practice in this area. The traditional view of sport coaching as an emerging profession will be challenged, suggesting that sport coaching should position itself as a blended
First Anniversary of Modern.IE It's the first anniversary of the Modern.IE site and Josh Holmes from the IE team joins us to shows us the site and talk about some of the tools it uses to find interop issues and perform cross platform testing for web developers.
It's the first anniversary of the Modern.IE site and Josh Holmes from the IE team joins us to shows us the site and talk about some of the tools it uses to find interop issues and perform cross platform testing for web developers.
Breakingviews: No sign of BP's promised strategic changes
April 2 - After the Gulf of Mexico disaster in April 2010 BP promised strategic change, which excited investors. Two years on there is little evidence of them delivering those changes say Reuters Breakingviews.
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Edith Drori
Edith Drori née Ernst was born in 1920 in Dunaharaszti, Hungary, one of four children. When she was four years old, the family moved to Slovakia and a year later her father died. Before the war, two of Edith's siblings moved to Israel through a hachshara program with Ha Shomer Ha-Tza'ir youth movement and in 1941, when Germany invaded the Soviet Union, Edith's oldest brother was sent to a labor camp. Following rumors that women would also be sent for forced labor, Edith's "leftist" friends conv
Windows Phone Minute: Back it on up! Take a minute out of your day to learn about all the killer new features on your Windows Phone. Trust me, you'll be glad you did
Take a minute out of your day to learn about all the killer new features on your Windows Phone. Trust me, you'll be glad you did
ISU Athletic Training Program
An overview of the athletic training program at Illinois State University. The video discusses the required courses in the program, a typical day in the life of an AT student, and a highlight of a recent alum. For more information about athletic training at Illinois State visit: http://kinrec.illinoisstate.edu/at/
Introduction of the Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies
Alison Morrison-Shetlar, dean of Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences, introduces Geoffrey D. Claussen, as the Lori and Eric Sklut Emerging Scholar in Jewish Studies.
Stimulants for Cognitive Decline and Memory Loss
During menopause, women may experience a noticeable decline in some cognitive abilities, such as memory. Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine are investigating this phenomenon, and whether drugs used to treat disorders such as Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Attention Deficit (ADHD) might counteract the effect. C. Neill Epperson, an associate professor in Perelman's departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics/Gynecology, and director of the Penn Center for Women's Behavioral W
Southern Secession and Reconstruction The Progressive Era Theory and History The History of Taxation The National Security State Sight Specific: LACPS and the Politics of Community Symposium (Session 1) USC Fisher Museum of Art Writing Original Literary Texts - The World of Volcanoes
Donald W. Livingston speaks on Southern Secession and Reconstruction at the 2001 History of Liberty seminar.
Thomas E. Woods speaks about The Progressive Era for the 2001 seminar on the History of Liberty.
Hans-Hermann Hoppe presents the speech, Theory and History at the 2001 History of Liberty seminar.
Charles Adams speaks on the The History of Taxation at the 2001 History of Liberty seminar.
Robert Higgs speaks about the National Security State at the 2001 History of Liberty seminar.
"Looking Back." February 11, 2012. Join exhibition Curator Tim Wride as he moderates a panel comprised of former members of LACPS to contextualize its importance as a cultural and community phenomenon. USC Fisher Museum of Art
The Hawaiian Islands were created by volcanic eruptions. Continuous eruptions mean the islands are constantly changing. In an effort to safeguard the residents and communities on these islands, scientists conduct regular tests on lava flow samples to help predict future eruptions. This is a dangerous undertaking, even for the most experienced scientists. This video segment from Nature shows scientists as they arrive at the site of a lava flow, prepare themselves
The Progressive Era Theory and History The History of Taxation The National Security State Sight Specific: LACPS and the Politics of Community Symposium (Session 1) USC Fisher Museum of Art Writing Original Literary Texts - The World of Volcanoes
Theory and History The History of Taxation The National Security State Sight Specific: LACPS and the Politics of Community Symposium (Session 1) USC Fisher Museum of Art Writing Original Literary Texts - The World of Volcanoes