Musicians@Google: The Goat Rodeo Sessions (Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile)
The Goat Rodeo Sessions is an ambitious and groundbreaking project that brings together four string virtuosos: world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, fiddler Stuart Duncan, bassist Edgar Meyer and mandolinist Chris Thile. These artists -- each prominent figures in the music space independently -- have come together as a unique ensemble for this project. The music, including two tracks with female vocalist Aoife O'Donovan, crosses several different genres.
While visiting Google New York they performed
2011 ESS Alumni Lecture
Talk by Harry W. Green entitled, "From the Nano to the Global Scale: Using Nanoscience Observations to Understand Earthquakes and Plate Tectonics."
This square is mostly farmland (pasture) on the hillside above Turvin Clough. There is also an area of moorland with an interesting wartime relic, the Starfi...
Pittsburg, Indiana Showing Mills in Foreground, from "Mt. Pisgah," 1885
Pittsburg was platted in 1838 and a dam was built nearby for waterpower and a side-cut for Erie Canal traffic. The town filled with mills and warehouses until 1856 when the Wabash Railroad came to Delphi. The dam was dynamited in 1881 ending the canal traffic.,Carroll County Journey
Dancing with Symmetry to Harness the Power of Complexity: Subjective Programming in Context | Lang.N
At any instant when you are programming, some details rise to the foreground and others recede into the background context. The manner in which the programming language supports context profoundly affects the ease of evolution and reuse. We propose a language paradigm that amplifies the power of object-oriented programming by explicitly supporting multi-dimensional context, and using it for dispatch and for program organization. The dispatch rules reduce to familiar delegation in the one- dim
Meharry Hall, East College, DePauw University
Founded as Indiana Asbury College by Methodists in 1837, DePauw University began as a college preparatory school and a 4-year liberal arts college. It was renamed in 1884 for tycoon Washington C. DePauw who rescued the school from financial problems.
No Part in Warfare: UN response to attacks on schools and hospitals [Audio]
Speaker(s): Leila Zerrougui | In July 2011, the Security Council adopted landmark resolution 1998, which highlights the impact of attacks on schools and hospitals on the safety, education and health of children during armed conflict, and calls for greater action to ensure that schools and hospitals have no part in warfare. On 21 May 2014, the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict will launch the Guidance Note on the implementation of Securi
The Story of Wakefield
A basic skills learning resource booklet with interactive activities designed to introduce the Wakefield Museum.
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