Berlin 1961: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the most dangerous place on earth
Jim Ledbetter and Fred Kempe discuss the Berlin Crisis of 1961.
Felix Salmon names the new IMF head
Felix Salmon names his picks for the new Managing Director of the IMF.
Fluid creates magnetic sculptures
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Colour fast hologram
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Performance 15: On Line/Xavier Le Roy Feb 2, 5 & 6, 2011
For more information, please visit http://MoMA.org/online In conjunction with the exhibition On Line: Drawing Through the Twentieth Century Video directed by Ben Coccio. Cinematography by Cal Robertson. Produced by Professor Bright Films © 2011 The Museum of Modern Art, New York Over the last decade, choreographer Xavier Le Roy (French, born 1963) has opened up new perspectives in the world of dance. Trained as a molecular biologist, he approaches his work scientifically, starting with a singl
SPICE Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis
[Recorded: February 23, 2011] The SPICE (Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis) circuit simulator program celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. SPICE was born as a class project at UC Berkeley and first released in 1971. This lecture is a roundtable discussion with Kim Hailey, Ken Kundert, Larry Nagel, Ron Rohrer who were responsible for the creation and world-wide propagation of this invaluable and universally used software program. Topics will include the origins, evolution,
Leading@Google: Joseph Grenny
Joseph Grenny spoke to Googlers in Mountain View on April 14, 2011 about the book he co-authored: Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success. About Change Anything: "A stunning new approach to how individuals can not only change their lives for the better in the workplace, but also their lives away from the office, including (but not limited to) finding ways to improve one's working relationship with others, one's overall health, outlook on life, and so on. For example, why is it th
Arab youths, revolutions, and the rise of the ‘second society’
The patterns of revolutions tend to be similar, focusing on the rise and fall of their leaders, a plunge into lawlessness, and finally a new order. Today’s movement in the Arab world is different. Sami Mahroum, Director of INSEAD’s Innovation & Policy Initiative in Abu Dhabi, explains why.
Nassim Taleb on Living with Black Swans
Nassim Taleb is a literary essayist, hedge fund manager, derivatives trader and professor of risk engineering at The Polytechnic Institute of New York University. But he is best known these days as the author of The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable. During a recent visit to Wharton as part of The Goldstone Forum, he spoke with Wharton finance professor Richard Herring -- who taught Taleb when he was a Wharton MBA student -- about events in the Middle East, the oil supply, investin
Social Enterprise Education for Health Care Professionals
This case study outlines a project to embed social enterprise activities in the Faculty of Health inter-professional learning curriculum
Capital Markets Ecosonic : Union Chapel performance Veterans' Cooperative Grocery Store, April 1946. Photo no. 3. 1987 Glomerata, vol. 90 Politics in 60 seconds. Social democracy CMU at the 2014 Tony Awards Wootton Bassett, 1930. EPW032629 WOOTTON BASSETT, Wiltshire. Aerial view of the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Coxstalls and the High Street, June 1930. Aerofilms Collection (see Links). 4.463 Building Technologies III: Building Structural Systems II (MIT)
Interviewed by host John O’Donnell, Peter Klein discusses income inequality cause and effect, role of Fed intervention in capital markets, malinvestment in boom-bust cycles, and the 99% vs the 1% myth. Klein also discusses why boomers are working longer and the impact of youth joining the workplace.
Ecosonic ensemble performance at Union Chapel.
World War II veterans attending Alabama Polytechnic Institute were often married and sometimes had children. To counter high post-WWII prices in Auburn, Ala., the veterans formed a food cooperative, which resembled a small country grocery store. Per the Alumnews, prices averaged 30% less than in local stores. [Individuals in this photograph are not identified. Anyone with information should contact the Auburn University Libraries Cataloging Dept. at email@example.com.]
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Professor Steven Fielding defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on social democracy as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Professor Steven Fielding, School of Politics and International Relations Professor Steven Fielding is Professor of Political History and Director of the Centre for British Politics: CBP at
Highlights of Carnegie Mellon University at the Tony Awards on June 8, 2014, including alumni nominees, presenters and performers, and the announcement of the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre Education co-created by CMU and the Tonys. Carnegie Mellon University is the exclusive higher education partner of the Tony Awards. As part of the collaboration, the two organizations launched the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre Education, the first national recognition program to honor kinderga
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This course addresses advanced topics in structures, exterior envelopes and contemporary production technologies. It continues the exploration of structural elements and systems; expanding to include more complex determinant, indeterminate, long-span and high-rise systems. Some of the topics covered include reinforced concrete, steel and engineered wood design, and an introduction to tensile systems. The contemporary exterior envelope is discussed with an emphasis on the classification of system
Ecosonic : Union Chapel performance
Veterans' Cooperative Grocery Store, April 1946. Photo no. 3.
1987 Glomerata, vol. 90
Politics in 60 seconds. Social democracy
CMU at the 2014 Tony Awards
Wootton Bassett, 1930. EPW032629 WOOTTON BASSETT, Wiltshire. Aerial view of the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Coxstalls and the High Street, June 1930. Aerofilms Collection (see Links).
WOOTTON BASSETT, Wiltshire. Aerial view of the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Coxstalls and the High Street, June 1930. Aerofilms Collection (see Links).
4.463 Building Technologies III: Building Structural Systems II (MIT)