SpaceX Dragon Briefing: April 16, 2012 - Part 2 With Q&A
On April 16, 2012, a preflight briefing regarding the SpaceX Dragon cargo vehicle, followed by a question and answer session, was held at NASA's Johnson Space Center. Briefing participants were NASA's Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations Bill Gerstenmaier, International Space Station Program Manager Mike Suffredini, NASA's Commerical Orbital Transportation Services Program Manager Alan Lindenmoyer, SpaceX's Chief Executive Officer and Chief Designer Elon Musk and NASA Flight Direc
Reuters Breakingviews: Expect more foreign CEOs in Japan
April 20 - A string of frustrated foreign CEOs in Japan have left their companies. But don't blame the corporate culture - it's more about a move towards better governance. And foreign bosses will keep coming.
"Japanese Education and Society in Crisis"
A talk by Yoshifumi Tawara, Secretary General of the Children and Textbooks Japan Network 21. Part of the Japan at Chicago Lecture Series: Celebrating Protest. Sponsored by the Japan Committee of the Center for East Asian Studies, the Human Rights Program, and the Center for International Studies.Author(s):
Toward Regulation of Nanomaterials: Patricia Maurice
Learn More: http://reilly.nd.edu/conference/nanomaterials
Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
Pathways of women's empowerment
Pathways of Women's Empowerment is a consortium of five institutions which links academics, activists and practitioners who are working to advance women's empowerment for a five-year programme of work funded by the UK Department for International Development. Each institution forms the basis of a research hub working to identify regional priorities and opportunities. The website provides details of these hubs and of the project's research themes (conceptions of women's empowerment, empowering wo
The Science of Drug Politics - David Nutt
Prof David Nutt talks about the regulation of drugs including alcohol and tobacco.
The Tale of the Tulip - Russell Bowes
Freelance garden historian Russell Bowes brings the story of the tulip to life with power, passion and petals!
A nice cup of tea - Russell Bowes
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.
MA in Creative Arts Therapies, Drama Therapy Option
http://creativeartstherapies.concordia.ca/programs/drama-therapy-ma/ Concordia is the only university in Canada to offer an MA in Creative Arts Therapies, Drama Therapy Option. This two-year intensive program develops professional competence with a strong commitment to ethical and social responsibility. It prepares students for the future through supervised clinical relationships, the exploration of a range of therapeutic theoretical orientations and associated research. The Drama Therapy Opti
Visual Learning Bridge: Wholes and Equal Parts
In this animated video, students will learn the difference between equal and unequal parts. Students will easily understand the concrete and colorful visuals. This is a great resource to introduce and/or to review equal and unequal parts in the elementary classroom. (3:39)
QTC Chapel Service 23 Oct 2012 - Isaiah 56-60
Gary Millar Chapel sermon
Horse Uses Treadmill Under Penn Vet Supervision
Located on 678 acres of scenic rural land in Kennett Square, Pa., the New Bolton Center provides education, treatment, and scientific research into the welfare of large food, farm, and athletic animals. It is home to one of the largest and most respected equine surgical and treatment facilities in the nation. At the Center, racehorses, show horses, work horses, and pet horses receive routine, emergency, and intensive veterinary care that ranges from sports medicine and reproductive services to
The Louisiana Purchase in a Nutshell
A short animated video about the Louisiana Purchase, including information about the roles of Sacajewea, Thomas Jefferson, Lewis and Clark.
The Chesapeake Bay retriever is the official Maryland State Dog. They are a versatile breed of Labrador Retrievers, trained for various jobs, including protecting the bay habitat in Maryland. (4:32)
Japanese Body Language and Gestures Lesson 1
This 1:39 long video shows how body language can be used to help students understand how gestures can help them learn Japanese. A woman shows a gesture and explains its meaning. The gesture demonstrated means, " I'm Sorry."
Thunderbird Interim President
Thunderbird School of Global Management transfers presidential authority to U.S. Ambassador Barbara Barrett on April 27, 2012, in Glendale, Arizona.
The Wedding Ceremony of Melissa Anne Daubert and Robin Mathews
Duke University Chapel