Interview: 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Announcement
Geir Lundestad, Director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute, answers questions about the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize. The interviewer is freelance journalist Geir Helljesen.
15.466 Class 1
Recorded on February 5, 2014
MLK Celebration 2014: MIT Gospel Choir
Inheritance studies in castor, Ricinus communis L.
Title: Inheritance studies in castor, Ricinus communis L. Authors: Kumar, A.A. (A. Ashok Kumar); Janila, P.; Sujatha, M.; Hemalatha, V. Abstract: In castor, Ricinus communis L. inheritance of anthocyanin pigment on stem (APS), bloom, capsule spinyness and cup shape of leaves is monogenic. Capsule spinyness is a co-dominant character and bloom is controlled by multiple alleles. Inheritance of papaya leaf lacination is digenic and shows dominant epistasis. Co-segregation studies revealed absence o
Effect of global recession on Indian agriculture
Title: Effect of global recession on Indian agriculture Authors: Chand, R.; Raju, S.S.; Pandey, L.M. Abstract: This paper asssesses the impact of the global economic slowdown and financial crisis on India's agricultural sector
Nitrogen mineralization in lowland rice soils: the role of organic matter quantity and quality
Title: Nitrogen mineralization in lowland rice soils: the role of organic matter quantity and quality Authors: Sahrawat, K.L. Abstract: Ammonium production in wetland soils and sediments is the key process that impacts nitrogen (N) availability, wetland productivity and environmental quality. Significant relationships between organic matter content and mineralizable N have been reported for diverse groups of wetland rice soils. However, recent research also showed that in soils under intensi
Nursing Excellence: What Magnet Designation Means at MD Anderson
The nurses at MD Anderson Cancer Center are proud once again to have earned the Magnet recognition designation from The American Nurses Credentialing Center. A selection of nurses describe what it means to them to achieve this ranking and what it takes to reach this level of excellence. Read more about nursing innovation at MD Anderson in the spring 2011 issue of Conquest Magazine http://bit.ly/kzGHiV
Thumbnail Treating Uterine Cancer - Dr. Diane Bodurka
Drs. Diane Bodurka and Anuja Jhingran discuss MD Anderson's comprehensive approach to treating uterine cancer. They also share their personal philosophy on caring for patients. Dr. Bodurka believes in treating all patients with respect and compassion. She urges women to "pay attention to their bodies and be proactive for their own health." Learn more about Uterine Cancer treatment at MD Anderson http://bit.ly/lIOSjC
Treating Lymphoma - Dr. Frederick Hagemeister
http://bit.ly/kG2BS3 Lymphoma is the fifth most common cancer and the second fastest growing cancer. Dr. Frederick Hagemeister believes that during treatment, patients should maintain as normal a level of activity as possible to help with the treatment process.
Great Zoom out of Los Angeles, CA: The Hollywood Sign
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
Unlocking the potential of agriculture in north-eastern hill region of India
Title: Unlocking the potential of agriculture in north-eastern hill region of India Authors: Birthal, P.S.
ART 111-01, Photography I, Spring 2005
This course will provide a foundation in the fundamentals of photography. Each student will learn how to shoot, process and print images. Students will be encouraged to explore their abilities to use a camera as a means to communicate visual concepts,This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.
ART 232-01, History of Western Art II, Spring 2005
This course will cover major artists, artistic periods, “masterpieces,” and other works of enduring cultural/social/historical/artistic merit across the history of Western art. We will discuss both European and American art, however there is a clear emphasis on the art of Western Europe. The class requires some reading, a lot of careful looking, writing exercises, and, yes, memorization of names, dates, and titles. Primarily a lecture with some discussion. Paper assignments are based on indi
Journées Emois Paris 2014: La place des infirmier(e)s D.E. ... Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: La place des infirmier(e)s D.E. dans la professionnalisation du codage PMSI : L’expérience du CHU de Toulouse
Intervenant: Pascale TACHIER, Département d'Information Médicale, CHU de Toulouse
E3 : Session TIM : les professionnels dans le DIM et leurs rôles – Salon Gulbenkian
Modérateurs : L MOLINIER, N ...
Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: La place des infirmier(e)s D.E. dans la professionnalisation du codage PMSI : L’expérience du CHU de Toulouse
Are You In Control?
This lesson teaches the engineering method for testing wherein one variable is changed while the others are held constant. Students compare the performance of a single paper airplane design while changing the shape, size and position of flaps on the airplane. Students also learn about control surfaces on the tail and wings of an airplane.
Floating-Point Data Type
An explanation of the floating-point data type to include: float, double and long double.
The week ahead: June 23rd 2011
Former Khmer Rouge leaders go on trial in Cambodia, the IMF picks a new head and Robert Gates steps down as America's defence minister
#233: Vested interests: What conditions create suicide bombers? 1.3.7 Models of adjustment 3.3 Concerns about being a carer
This unit looks at the way people identify and become attached to places, buildings and objects. It also analyses how this attachment can impact on personal well-being. Understanding this is important in assessing the care people of all ages need and how this care should be delivered.
This unit will help you to understand how people feel about being carers, and what their main concerns are.
1.3.7 Models of adjustment
3.3 Concerns about being a carer