Nasal vaccine against whooping cough
Despite large coverage with efficacious vaccines, whooping cough is still a major cause of global childhood morbidity and mortality. In an effort to solve this problem, the Child-Innovac programme has developed a new vaccine designed to be given as a single dose at birth in order to protect young children, under 6 months of age, which is the most vulnerable age group and not sufficiently protected by the current vaccines. The new vaccine is based on a novel concept of nasal administration of the
Learning the Hindi Letters – Lesson 11–Consonants च and छ
This is a continuation of the series covering the very basics of Hindi. At the bottom of this lesson are links to the previous lessons. If you are already studying [...]
Tower Views: Sammy Spann
Larry Burns speaks with Director of Academic Engagement: Sammy Spann
Dance Program at Missouri State University
The Missouri State University Department of Theatre & Dance offers high-quality pre-professional dance training in a liberal arts setting. Courses include all levels of ballet, modern, jazz and tap technique; dance composition; dance history; pedagogy; and performance. For more information, visit our website at http://theatreanddance.missouristate.edu/dance.asp
Teacher Moderation Guided Reading/Guided Writing Pt2 of 2
Teacher-Created Video- During small-group guided lessons, students practice skills previously taught during read-aloud and shared reading sessions. (5:38)
History of Ramadan
Ramadan is the most holy time of year for Islam. They show their love to Allah through personal sacrifice and self discipline. In the ninth month of the Islamic year, all Muslims fast for the entire month. This video shows how it is celebrated and where. (3:24)
Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture
Colleagues from both academia and business were present on 27 January 2011 for Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall. The garden wall of the lecture's title was Lawrence's metaphor for the potential divide between the two sectors. The lecture reflected Lawrence's career-long wish to get qualitative researchers in the commercial world to talk to their counterparts in the academic world, and vice versa. He discusse
COM100 Session 1 Spring 2011
COM100 Mass Media and Society Session One 01/08/11 Catherine Clinch
Chinese Medicine: From the Yellow Emperor to the Whole Wide Web
This presentation will present a range of collaborative research into the history and culture of Chinese medicine that has been undertaken in the last five years at the Wellcome Trust Centre for History of Medicine, UCL. Most of my personal research involves the translation, analysis and access to medical manuscripts that date from the 2nd to 11th C. CE. To this end I work with archaeologists, palaeographers, philologists, and medical historians all over China. Apart from books and article some
Carter: No one wants war in Sudan
Former U.S. President Carter in Sudan says that as the South votes to form its own country -- no one wants to return to civil war. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
På måndagen handlade Klartext om politikern som sköts i den amerikanska staden Tscon i Arizona. Vi berättade också om folkomröstningen i landet Sudan i Afrika.
Jeremy Siegel on Bear Stearns, Rate Cuts and the Looming Threat of Inflation
The ongoing credit crisis in U.S. financial markets has claimed a huge and high-profile victim: Bear Stearns. After being slammed by what amounted to a run on the bank during the week of March 10, the Wall Street investment bank and securities brokerage firm agreed to be acquired -- for $2 a share -- by JP Morgan Chase over the weekend in a deal overseen by Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke and Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson. The Federal Reserve lowered interest rates the same day -- and d
SP.725 D-Lab: Medical Technologies for the Developing World (MIT)
D-Lab Health provides a multidisciplinary approach to global health technology design via guest lectures and a major project based on fieldwork. We will explore the current state of global health challenges and learn how to design medical technologies that address those problems. Students may travel to Nicaragua during spring break to work with health professionals, using medical technology design kits to gain field experience for their device challenge. As a final class deliverable, you will cr
Learn how to Write an Essay - Thesis and Research
Different types of essays explains and how to state what the writer is going to do as a thesis statement. This is part of a series. This video moves rapidly and so students have a list of the information as they won't be able to take notes due to the speed. Consider reviewing all the videos in the series on the bottom of the opening page.
Doing business in Moscow
Do not fear the vodka bottle
Intel delivers stellar results
Intel reported impressive earnings, defying fears about the chipmakers minor role in the booming smartphone and tablet market.
Introduction to Project Management
This module is the introduction to the University Extension online course, Introduction to Project Management. Project management has been proven to be the most effective method of delivering products within cost, schedule, and resource constraints. This intensive and hands-on course gives you the skills to ensure your projects are completed on time and on budget while giving the user the product they expect. You will gain a strong working knowledge of the basics of project management and be abl
Ivory Coast unrest risks cocoa trade
Fears are growing that violence in the Ivory Coast could affect the world's top cocoa producer's production
How to Write in Response to Reading
When writing in response to reading, talk about the book first and have the students write down questions for discussion. Build critical thinking skills through writing in response to reading with advice from a school teacher. (1:10)
Henry David Thoreau - Excerpts from "Life Without Principle"
Using quotes from Thoreau's work, this video shows insights into this author's beliefs and character. A good video for those starting to read his work and for raising discussions in class about nature, work, and the human condition.