Video lab coat turns geek to chic
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/07/video-lab-coat-turns-geek-to-chic.html
Great Zoom into Boston, MA: Park Plaza Hotel
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
24.209 Philosophy In Film and Other Media (MIT)
This course examines works of film in relation to thematic issues of philosophical importance that also occur in other arts, particularly literature and opera. Emphasis is put on film's ability to represent and express feeling as well as cognition. Both written and cinematic works by Sturges, Shaw, Cocteau, Hitchcock, Joyce, and Bergman, among others, are considered. There are no tests or quizzes, however students write two major papers on media/philosophical research topics of their choosing.
Organic Photovoltaics Material Design and Implementation
Organic Photovoltaics Material Design and Implementation Shaheen
Frans 3de graad ASO uitbreiding : Literatuur Deze BIS-cursus werd gebruikt ter voorbereiding op de examencommissie van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap. De cursus kan dus ook gebruikt worden voor het secundair …
Deze BIS-cursus werd gebruikt ter voorbereiding op de examencommissie van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap. De cursus kan dus ook gebruikt worden voor het secundair …
The Obesity Epidemic
Professor Jim Mann of the Edgar National Centre for Diabetes Research presents a short film on the Obesity Epidemic in New Zealand.
Undervalued S&P 500 has room to grow: BlackRock's Doll
Aug. 17 - The S&P 500 is trading at a low multiple and BlackRock Chief Equity Strategist Bob Doll says this suggests the market can still end the year higher than where it started.
PSYC 306-01, Language and Communication, Fall 2004
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,We will collect data and analyze such speech acts as and forms of talk as: inviting, insulting, gossiping, storytelling, promising, hedging, swearing, complaining, indirect requesting, etc. We will consider what non-lexical sounds and gestures are important to communication. How do we use them, and how well do we recognize and understand them?
FREN 202-01, Intermediate French, Fall 2005
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,French 202 takes a four-skill approach to language learning. It is designed for students who have already attained minimum proficiency in speaking, reading, writing and listening comprehension skills as well as in cultural literacy. In 202, these skills will be developed in a grammar review that continues what was begun in 201, as well as in written assignments, class discussions, and listening
Fire destroys Richard Branson's Caribbean retreat
Aug. 22 - Kate Winslet was among a group who fled from a fire at Richard Branson's holiday retreat on Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Free Energy Landscape, Conformational Changes and the Transduction of Biological Signals
Benoit Roux gives a talk at the RPP08 conference about free energy landscape, conformational changes and the transduction of biological signals. He also talks about the multiscale approaches to the activation, inactivation of Src kinases.
The folding and binding landscape of ankyrin repeat proteins
Elizabeth Komiups gives a talk at the RPP08 conference about the I?B? / NF-?B complex. She discusses the interface between the two proteins, the stabilization of the complex by "hotspots", and the folding of I?B? upon binding.
Biology - High School
The Biology course is a first-year course in biology at the high school level and involves the scientific study of living organisms. The course considers the interactions among the vast number of organisms that inhabit planet Earth. It presents the basic form and function of these organisms, from cells to organ systems, from simple viruses to complex humans. It delves into interactions between organisms, and between an organism and its environment. It also looks into how biotechnology is used to
Spartan Sagas: Merritt Lutz,Paying it forward.
Merritt Lutz loves his work in the financial services industry, which allows him to invest in companies and help them become great. He also focuses on investing—in people—outside his successful career. Lutz, who earned a bachelor's degree in advertising and a master's in social science from Michigan State, came to MSU with scholarship support to fulfill his dream of playing with the Spartan Marching Band drumline. Today, he helps students achieve their dreams by giving to the MSU College of
Stocks crushed by Europe bank angst
Aug. 18 - Wall Street suffered its biggest losses since the credit downgrade earlier this month as growing fears of a European banking crisis and a recession caused a rush to the exit. Conway G. Gittens reports.
China Gateway is a collection of annotated gateways of relevance to undergraduate students and their teachers. Although primarily meant as a study aid for the students of Boston College, China Gateway aims to offer a concise introduction to the manner in which developments in the digital world have aided the study of Chinese culture and society. From the Culture and History section of the main page, users will find links to gateways (themed in sections), covering: geography and maps; language an
At Cambridge, the Colleges ensure that you settle in as quickly as possible, and they and the University provide you with lots of support all the way through your time here, and even after you leave. Our short film tells you a bit more about the academic and pastoral support provided at Cambridge, and current students share their first experiences of settling into Cambridge life. Find out more at http://www.cam.ac.uk/settlingin/