Koning of president?: "Vous avez un roi ou un président?"
Op het einde van deze les kun je enkele verschillen en gelijkenissen tussen het Franse en het Amerikaanse politieke systeem opsommen. Aan de hand van enkele luisterfragmenten en dialogen worden constitutionele verschillen aangeduid.
How to Write Comedy Material
This 2:21 minutes interview with a professional stand up comic Lisa Corrao shares her insights on how to achieve originality in stand up comedy and how to write a joke. The parts of a joke are explained and the source of humor is examined.
MD Anderson Leadership Credits Employees For Top U.S. News Ranking
MD Anderson leadership react and thank employees for once again being ranked #1 in cancer by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals" survey for 2011.
CAV 2011 – Robot et endométriose pelvienne profonde.
Titre : CAV 2011 – Robot et endométriose pelvienne profonde.
Intervenants : Pierre COLLINET (Lille)
Résumé : Nouveautés sur l’utilisation de la robotique pour l’endométriose pelvienne profonde, bilan.
L’auteur n’a pas transmis de conflit d’intérêt concernant les données diffusées dans cette vidéo ou publiées dans la référence citée.
Conférence enregistrée lors de la réunion thématique du Centre Régional Anticancéreux Alexis Vautrin
Titre : CAV 2011 – Robot et endométriose pelvienne profonde.
Don't Stop Reading Video-Motivate Students to Read, Read, Read!
This video was produced by McMath Middle School students. This is a wonderful resource to motivate students to read! (4:32)
Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding Internationalisation of the Curriculum at
From implicit to explicit: Enhancing graduate inter-cultural capability and embedding IoC at Griffith Universlty, Australia. Professor Michelle Barker of Griffith University, Brisbane Australia and Dr Viv Caruana of CAPRI, Leeds Met University UK discuss recent work in embedding internationalisation of the curriculum across the full range of disciplines and programmes of study at Griffith. Professor Barker also shares insights from a recent ALTC-funded project focused on intercultural or cross-
WSU Veterinarians replace tortoise leg with a wheel
Courtesy WSU Vet Med College: A 12-year-old, African spur-thighed tortoise recently had its left front leg amputated at Washington State University's College of Veterinary Medicine and is doing just fine with a swiveling wheel attached to his shell. Click the link for more about this story: http://news.wsu.edu/pages/publications.asp?Action=Detail&PublicationID=26782&TypeID=1
Atlantis landing ends shuttle era
July 21 - The space shuttle Atlantis glided home through a clear moonlit sky to complete a 13-day cargo run to the International Space Station and a 30-year odyssey for NASA's shuttle program. Jon Decker reports.
Say’s Law and the Permanent Recession
Mainstream media discussion of the macro economic picture goes something like this: “When there is a recession, the Fed should stimulate. We know from
history the recovery comes about 12-18 months after stimulus. We stimulated, we printed a lot of money, we waited 18 months. So the economy ipso facto has
recovered. Or it’s just about to recover, any time now.”
Mainstream media discussion of the macro economic picture goes something like this: “When there is a recession, the Fed should stimulate. We know from history the recovery comes about 12-18 months after stimulus. We stimulated, we printed a lot of money, we waited 18 months. So the economy ipso facto has recovered. Or it’s just about to recover, any time now.”
Pat Nicklin on the Key to Successfully Competing in a Global Economy
Pat Nicklin (MBA '86) EVP and CEO Partnership for Public Service
The Four Rules of Fractions
The four rules - adding, subtracting, division and multiplication - with fractions. This is an excellent slideshow. The teacher or the student can control how fast the presentation should be. The presenter gives the rule in one slide and the student can practice the rule in the next slide.
Intellectual Property Rights for Educational Environments (IPR4EE) Template 10 - Consortia & Collabo
A template to assist in identifying key issues when contemplating a consortium or collaborative project
Students explore how sound waves move through liquids, solids and gases in a series of simple sound energy experiments. Understanding the properties of sound and how sound waves travel helps engineers determine the best room shape and construction materials when designing sound recording studios, classrooms, libraries, concert halls and theaters
Landsat 7 20 Year Urbanization West of Shenzhen, China
The long operational history of the Landsat satellite allows a detailed study of urban growth around the world, as illustrated by this animation of urbanization around Shenzen, China.
Shanta Driver, Alan Foutz: Political Science Colloquium Fall 2007
Affirmative Action - Shanta Driver, Alan Foutz. Guest speaker at Political Science 179: Undergraduate Colloquium on Political Science - Fall 2007. Political issues facing the state of California, the United States, or the international community.
Faculty conversations: Debra and Brian Schutte
Debra and Brian Schutte talk about CoSAGE, their research project in partnership with a unique mid-Michigan community that investigates the genetic causes of common diseases with the goal of promoting community wellness across generations. To read more, go to http://news.msu.edu/story/9603
Truth and Rationality [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Wolfgang Spohn | Drawing on his Lakatos Award winning book The Laws of Belief, Wolfgang Spohn asks how is truth best characterised? And what are the relationships between truth and what it is rational to believe? Wolfgang Spohn is chair in philosophy and philosophy of science at the University of Konstanz.
Melting of Ice Glaciers in the Polar Regions
Melting of Ice Glaciers in the Polar Regions - Fifteen percent of the earth is covered with snow. In this episode you will learn about the global sea level rise due to the melting glaciers all over the world.