MAS.962 Special Topics: New Textiles (MIT)
Includes audio/video content: AV special element video. This project-based course will explore the future of textiles, focusing particularly on blending rich crafting traditions with new technologies. Topics will include textile-based electronics, textile fabrication, algorithmic pattern design, and composites. We will experiment with a wide range of fibers, yarns, and fabrics including traditional materials like wool and cotton as well as metal fibers and yarns, fusible plastics, papers, and re
Bill Coen vs George Mason 1_12_11
Northeastern men's head basketball coach Bill Coen addressed the media after an 86-60 loss to George Mason on Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011 at Matthews Arena in Boston, Mass.
Spain sells debt to finance crisis
Spain stages a succesful bond sale selling 3 billion euros of its five year bonds.
RMM Dakar 2010 - Planning Familial.
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
Session : Colloque International Interdisciplinaire. Réduction de la mortalité maternelle en Afrique au Sud de Sahara : mieux comprendre pour mieux agir.
Modérateurs : Pierre JAUDOIN (démographe – Ministère Français des Affaires Etrangères) – Mamadou TRAORE (Professeur de gynécologie-obstétrique à l’Université de Bamako, secrétaire de la Société Africaine de Gynécologie-Obstétrique et Vice-Président de la Société Fran
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
COM100 Session 2 Spring 2011
COM100 Mass Media and Society Session Two 01/15/11 Catherine Clinch
How to Make a Valentine's Day 'Heart Person' (for Children)
Learn how to make a person from hearts for Valentine's Day in this three-minute crafts video on making a Valentine's 'Heart Person'. The crafter needs construction paper, 'wiggly' eyes, and yarn. This video was created by an elementary school teacher.
Message from Concordia University's President and Vice-Chancellor
Dr. Frederick H. Lowy speaks to the Concordia community and outlines his priorities and mandate.
Pakistanis march for blasphemy law
Thousands march in Lahore, Pakistan in the latest protest in favor of the country's blasphemy law. Jon Decker reports.
Sci-fi inspires Augmented Reality
A virtual vision of the Berlin wall, a digital representation of the World Trade Center and a magical augmented reality tour of Beatles landmarks are among the 'Layars' drawing attention to a technology called Augmented Reality.
Lesson #013, Wednesday The Italians only really use 21 letters, but sometimes they do use the other 5 if the word is a non-Italian word containing one of those letters. The 5 letters that are not a part of the Italian alphabet are J, K, W, X, and Y. A = a B = bi C = ci D = di E = e F = effe G = gi H = acca I = i L = elle M = emme N = enne O = o P = pi Q = cu R = erre S = esse T = ti U
The Italians only really use 21 letters, but sometimes they do use the other 5 if the word is a non-Italian word containing one of those letters. The 5 letters that are not a part of the Italian alphabet are J, K, W, X, and Y.
A = a
B = bi
C = ci
D = di
E = e
F = effe
G = gi
H = acca
I = i
L = elle
M = emme
N = enne
O = o
P = pi
Q = cu
R = erre
S = esse
T = ti
Punxsutawney Groundhog Eve Rhyming Song
A music video about Punxy Phil on the Eve of Groundhog Day. Sing along music for kids. Really cute rhyming song and provides information or questions between each stanza. Students will enjoy watching this on Groundhog's Day. (7:25)
What Does the Structure of an Atom Look Like?
What Does the Structure of an Atom Look Like? The structure of an atom consists primarily of three parts, including neutrons, protons and electrons. Find out how the main component of an atom is space with help from a science teacher. This video is in lecture format. Run time 02:42.
Tunisia: Family's pride and grief
Relatives of a small town vegetable seller speak of their grief at his death and pride in his part in unleashing Tunisia's uprising.
Mathematics, Common Sense, and Good Luck: My Life and Careers
Don’t expect to glean any market tips or trading secrets from James Simons, who steadfastly refuses to disclose the method behind his remarkable record in investing. Instead, listen to this mathematician, hedge fund manager and philanthropist sum up a remarkably varied and rich career, and offer some “guiding principles” disti
Health Reform and the Economy: Are They Good for Each Other? -- C. L. Max Nikias Keynote
The USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics hosted a conference Oct. 22, 2010, titled, "Health Reform and the Economy: Are They Good for Each Other?" Conference panels examined critical reform issues related to reducing costs, improving quality, ensuring innovation and changing health care delivery. The assembly of renowned speakers from government, academia and industry presented different views -- some were concerned that health reform will not control costs, while others believed
Brookfield Asset Management partner Luiz Maia, a 1981 Thunderbird School of Global Management graduate, talks Jan. 7, 2011, with Brazil Winterim students in Sao Paulo.
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 25.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. MOSKAU: Nach dem verheerenden Bombenanschlag auf dem Moskauer Airport Domodedowo hat Russlands Präsident Medwedew die Flughafenleitung verantwortlich gemacht. Es müsse "eindeutig Sicherheitslücken" gegeben haben, wurde Medwedew von der Nachrichtenagentur Interfax zitiert. Bei dem Anschlag am Montag waren mindest