Angola: Human Security Gateway
The Human Security gateway is a joint project of the Human Security report project and School for International Studies at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver. It aims to provide researchers with a searchable database of links to key websites, full-text reports, journal articles, news items and fact sheets relating to human security worldwide. Human security is defined as the protection of individuals from wars, civil wars and violence. It website enables users to search or browse by country or t
Linear NonHomogeneous Differential Equation: Example 8
Demonstrates the Method of Undetermined Coefficients for the product of x and an exponential.
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The Importance of Doing Nothing
By giving the brain ‘downtime’ we can improve mental health and allow ideas to incubate.
17.910 Reading Seminar in Social Science: International Political Economy (MIT)
This course examines the politics of international economic relations. We begin with a discussion of the analytical "lenses" through which we can view the global economy. We then examine the politics of trade policy, multinational corporations, and international monetary and financial relations. We will also examine third-world development, communist transition, and the debate over "globalization." Finally we will explore the fight against terrorist financing and money laundering, the proper rol
Trapezoid Shape Song
Everybody knows what a rectangle is ... but what about a trapezoid? The trapezoid in this trapezoid shape song is feeling down about her shape—until she gets help from a friend. (01:27)
Web Design Tips
Christopher Merrill discussed basic web design tips for new web designers. Less is always more. It is better to have one large quality image than a mess of images. Keep it simple. (2:05)
21H.952J Readings in American History Since 1877 (MIT)
This seminar aims to develop a teaching knowledge of the field through extensive reading and discussion of major works. The reading covers a broad range of topics - political, economic, social, and cultural - and represents a variety of historical methods.
U.S. Morning Call: All eyes on jobs report; Alcoa cuts back
Jan. 6 - Thomson Reuters IFR Markets is looking for a rise of 140,000 jobs in December's report, and Alcoa announces plans to slash its global smelting capacity by 12 percent.
Breakingviews: Detroit's hell and hope on one street corner
Detroit is hosting the glitzy North American International Auto Show while trying to fend off a massive municipal bankruptcy. One Motor City street corner epitomizes the good, the bad and the ugly.
ECU/Big East Announcement (full press conference)
Tomorrow starts here.
John Locke and European Philosophy [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Etienne Balibar | Etienne Balibar is Anniversary Chair in Modern European Philosophy at Kingston University and emeritus professor of moral and political philosophy at the University of Paris 10 Nanterre.
FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Suivi post-opératoire en chirurgie ambulatoire : améliorer la ... Titre : FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Suivi post-opératoire en chirurgie ambulatoire : améliorer la communication ville-hôpital
Auteur (s) : Dr Patrick BLANCHET – Clinique Les Cèdres Capio à Toulouse
Conférence enregistrée lors du Colloque TIC SANTE 2014: "10 ans d’innovations en e-santé et e-formation. Dans 10 ans .....quelles perspectives ?" à l’IMM ...
Titre : FORMATIC Paris 2014 : Suivi post-opératoire en chirurgie ambulatoire : améliorer la communication ville-hôpital
Tobacco in the Colonies
Investment in the field yields profits in the marketplace for diligent tobacco farmers. Rural tradesman Wayne Randolph describes the hungry crop's allure.
Scriptieprijs 2014-2018 : 100 Jaar Groote Oorlog Het Departement internationaal Vlaanderen en Scriptie vzw lanceren de Scriptieprijs 100 Jaar Groote Oorlog. De prijs wil gedurende vijf jaar bachelor- en masterproeven over WOI in kaart brengen en bekronen.
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Het Departement internationaal Vlaanderen en Scriptie vzw lanceren de Scriptieprijs 100 Jaar Groote Oorlog. De prijs wil gedurende vijf jaar bachelor- en masterproeven over WOI in kaart brengen en bekronen.
Job Play: Producer (Interactive)
The Student will play the role of the producer planning and coordinating the various parts of television production. This animated interactive job exploration experience connects schoolwork with real work and familiarizes students with some of the Language Arts skills it takes to be a producer. In this activity the producer is writing a script, selecting the graphics and the music for a spot to promote the Kids Work! ETV News.
IPL: Michael Albert "How to shuffle badly"
Professor Michael Albert explains complex permutation work in terms of card shuffles, good and bad. He demonstrates these kinds of good or bad shuffles, explaining how these deliver good or bad randomisation of a deck of cards. This is Professor Albert's inaugural professorial lecture, delivered on the 16th of April 2013.
What will it take to avoid 2, 3 and 4+ degrees?
Second presentation of session 9 (Avoiding large climate changes 1) of the 4 Degrees international climate conference: What will it take to avoid 2, 3 and 4+ degrees? The importance of cumulative emissions.
History of the Pixel
Meet the designers behind RMIT University's distinctive pixel logo, and discover how the design has been shaped and modified over the years.
First year student experience
This case study reports on enhancing the first year student experience by engaging students in the practise of business through provision of a coherent and relevant set of learning activities
11.941 Disaster, Vulnerability and Resilience (MIT)
In recent years, the redistribution of risk has created conditions for natural and technological disasters to become more widespread, more difficult to manage, and more discriminatory in their effects. Policy and planning decision-makers frequently focus on the impact that human settlement patterns, land use decisions, and risky technologies can have on vulnerable populations. However, to ensure safety and promote equity, they also must be familiar with the social and political dynamics that are