Up Close 5 Minute Highlights: Xavier Rolet, CEO London Stock Exchange
5 minute highlights of the speech given by Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, at London Business School's Up Close speaker event on 10th February 2010.
European Research for diabetes patients
The prevalences of obesity, Type 2 diabetes and the metablic syndrome are rising rapidly both in Europe and worldwide. There is evidence that this is due to the population taking less exercise and becoming more sedentary, coupled with the increased consumption of high fat, low fibre foods (fast food or convenience food). The EXGENESIS consortium aims to provide insights into the reasons why poor diet and lack of exercise contribute to increasing levels of obesity and diabetes.
Great Sciatica and Lower Back Pain Treatment Relieves Sciatica & Back Pain Straightaway
A lower back pain and sciatica treatment an alternative to painkillers, remedies, acupuncture, massages and surgery is here. Dr Allen’s device for lower back pain care and sciatica relief is a natural back pain treatment for people of all ages. Fine treatment offers this unique lower spine treatment which tackles the cause of pain and treats intervertebral discs and the Sciatic nerve in lower back area without any adverse side effects. Dr Allen’s Devices for Lower Back Care and Sciatica Rel
Benko on the Microsoft Touch Mouse One of my New Year's resolutions is to get more Hrvoje Benko on Channel 9. Every time I see Benko at MSR he's playing with the coolest (and often very secret) new toys, and he's always happy to talk about the interesting new things he's working on. You might remember Benko from our Mouse 2.0 interview, or our Author(s):
One of my New Year's resolutions is to get more Hrvoje Benko on Channel 9. Every time I see Benko at MSR he's playing with the coolest (and often very secret) new toys, and he's always happy to talk about the interesting new things he's working on. You might remember Benko from our Mouse 2.0 interview, or our Author(s):
This video provides a clever way to remember the steps for long division—divide, multiply, subtract, and bring down—with a division rap. (0:55)
Forgotten creatures: A survey of microorganisms
Microorganisms are often overlooked in the study of biology because they are not visible to the human eye. In fact, there is a great diversity of microorganisms. Microorganisms include bacteria, protozoa, algae, lichens, and fungi.
History of the Arrow: How to Make an Arrow
This video shows how to make a real arrow. Teachers must make sure that they only show this to students who are mature enough to benefit from the step-by-step lesson.
How to Figure Out the Perimeter of a Circle
When figuring out the perimeter, or circumference, of a circle, the goal is to find the length around the shape. Use the radius and the diameter to figure out the perimeter of a circle with help from this author and teacher.
OERC Symposium 2010: The future of personal wind appliances
Bill Currie speaks at the the 2010 Otago Energy Research Centre Symposium. Held November 24, 2010.
Italians worry over bombs
Romans tense on Christmas eve after bombs explode at two of their embassies.
Silverlight TV 59: What Goes Into Baking Silverlight? Ever wonder what goes into making Silverlight? This week on Silverlight TV, we go behind the scenes with some folks who are responsible for testing and getting the Silverlight bits out to the public. Andy Rivas, Program Manager on Silverlight, shares what he does and how the bits get "baked" and into your hands. He also discusses the various ways you can provide feedback (bugs, requests, questions, etc). Other topics Andy discusses include:
Ever wonder what goes into making Silverlight? This week on Silverlight TV, we go behind the scenes with some folks who are responsible for testing and getting the Silverlight bits out to the public. Andy Rivas, Program Manager on Silverlight, shares what he does and how the bits get "baked" and into your hands. He also discusses the various ways you can provide feedback (bugs, requests, questions, etc). Other topics Andy discusses include:
Cream of Mushroom Soup with the World's Premier Culinary College
Get the Recipe: http://www.ciaculinaryintelligence.com/2011/01/mushroom-cappuccino.html The Culinary Institute of America is the world's premier culinary college. Culinary school professor Brad Barnes demonstrates how to prepare Cream of Mushroom Soup with Parmesan Foam. For more information about our cooking school, please visit www.ciachef.edu.
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
Clinton in Haiti for quake anniversary
Former US President Bill Clinton visits Haiti a year after the deadly earthquake.
China cashes in on UK royal wedding
Chinese factories increase their output of replicas of the Windsor royal engagment ring as world-wide demand for the sparkle remains high.
ESD.934 Engineering, Economics and Regulation of the Electric Power Sector (MIT)
The course presents an in-depth interdisciplinary perspective of electric power systems, with regulation providing the link among the engineering, economic, legal and environmental viewpoints. Generation dispatch, demand response, optimal network flows, risk allocation, reliability of service, renewable energy sources, ancillary services, tariff design, distributed generation, rural electrification, environmental impacts and strategic sustainability issues will be among the topics addressed unde
U.S aircraft carrier in S. Korea
The U.S.S. Carl Vinson calls in at Busan port while small protests greet a vist to South Korea by Japan's defence minister.