EZ politicians must stop playing blame game: Campbell
Oct. 9 - Euro zone politicians need to face up to the bloc's crisis and fix it says Alastair Campbell, communications director to former UK prime minister Tony Blair.
Common Sense Reasoning
Commonsense Reasoning, as a field of Artificial Intelligence, aims to provide solutions for the simulation of forms of reasoning that people naturally do in order to solve problems in real world scenarios, which typically have been difficult to tackle with techniques based on traditional mathematical approaches. In particular, in this field there have been proposed forms of knowledge representation and inference mechanisms in order to simulate, among others, default reasoning, spatial reasoning,
On the Foundations of Quantitative Information Flow
On the Foundations of Quantitative Information Flow
Eyes! Eyes! Eyes! Song
Mr. R.'s 5 senses song- this one's about the eyes and the sense of sight. Who has 2 eyes? You and me. The eyes are the organ that helps us see. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review the 5 senses in the early childhood classroom. (2:26)
How to feed the world by 2050: Actions in a changing climate
To achieve food security in a changing climate, the global community must operate within three limits: the quantity of food that can be produced under a given climate; the quantity needed by a growing and changing population; and the effect of food production on the climate. At present the planet operates outside that safe space, as witnessed by the enormous number of people who are undernourished. If current trends in population growth, diets, crop yields and climate change continue, the world
POL310 Fall 2010 Session 11
POL310 American Government Session Eleven 11/20/10 Brenda Riddick Guest: Larry McCallon, Southern California Association of Governments SCAG,
Wonder book trailer - R.J. Palacio (UK version)
This is the trailer for the book Wonder, by R.J. Palacio. "August (Auggie) Pullman was born with a facial deformity that prevented him from going to a mainstream school—until now. He's about to start 5th grade at Beecher Prep, and if you've ever been the new kid then you know how hard that can be. The thing is Auggie's just an ordinary kid, with an extraordinary face. But can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them, despite appearances?" (01:33)
Sequence of Events
This short video gives tips for sequence writing by featuring many signal words that are used when creating a sequence of events. (01:37)
Mexican company turns plastic waste into low-cost housing
Oct. 11 - A pioneering company in the western Mexican state of Jalisco is building houses made of recycled waste plastic collected by trucks on their weekly rounds. The company, called Kuadro Ecological Solutions, says it is making the most of waste that would otherwise end up in landfills, while providing inexpensive housing at the same time. Elly Park reports.
The History and Rise of China
After the Qing dynasty was overthrown in 1912, the country was faced with finding new leadership. Finally, on October 1st, 1949 – after years of fighting – Mao Zedong declared the People’s Republic of China. His communist regime sought to stamp out traditions and cultural symbols of the times that came before, and most importantly wanted to unite the country under a communism. Successes and failures followed, but ultimately China became the world’s fastest-growing economy
In this weekâs episode, EOL fellow Rosario CastaĂąeda takes us to the back rooms of Harvardâs Museum of Comparative Zoology, searching through dozens of jars of pickled anole lizards to see the traces of evolution in action. These faded specimens donât much resemble these vivid animals in life, as they skitter along branches and tree trunks in their native tropics. But to the trained eye, they're revealing secrets. Ari Daniel Shapiro reports.
People Make a Difference with Danny Brassell 10/15/12 Guest: Tony Granados, LEAP Foundation
Trading at Noon: U.S. stocks struggle; Amazon, Google down
Oct 15 - Tech stocks are leading the Nasdaq lower with Amazon and Google down over 1 percent today.
Techquity: Apple should shine after iPad mini debut: analyst
Oct 15 - Sterne Agee's Shaw Wu sees Apple moving higher after announcing expected iPad mini version next week. Plus, news on Amazon, Google, Microsoft and more on our daily tech stocks show.
12.10.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei ihrem einzigen Fernseh-Duell im US-Wahlkampf haben sich die Kandidaten für das Vizepräsidentenamt einen harten Schlagabtausch geliefert. Vor allem bei außenpolitischen Fragen kam es in Danville im Bundesstaat Kentucky zu Wortgefechten zwischen dem amtierenden Vize-Präsidenten Joe Biden und dem Republikaner Paul Ryan. Dieser warf Präsident Ba
How to Work Out a Coefficient
The presenter in this video explains how to find the coefficient in an example problem. She goes through the process of multiplying the number and the given value of the variable. (01:19)
NASA Safari 1 - An Introduction
Join the NASA JSC co-ops and interns on a journey around the Johnson Space Center. Along the way they highlight manned space flight projects and its future.
NEWSMAKER: Journey to the FCA
Oct. 16 - Britain's radical shake up of market supervision takes shape at the Thomson Reuters newsmaker with Martin Wheatley, who will head the new Financial Conduct Authority.
The FAVOR project - final reports
The FAVOR project - final reports.