Heartburn: Nothing About the Heart, Everything About the Burn
Richard Pierce, MD, PhD, from Duke's Department of Surgery, discusses the consequences and treatments of heartburn.
Welcome Weekend at Missouri State University is full of events that introduce you to campus, life at Missouri State and prepare you for a great first semester of college. Begin the weekend by moving in to your residence hall, organizing your stuff and decorating your room. Hang out with your roommate and friends during Playfair and the outdoor movie Friday night. Explore campus and Springfield on Saturday before kicking off the school year at Bear Bash. End the weekend's festivities on Sunday
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Open Classroom - 10/12/2011 #1 Bluestone's Introduction
The Role of Government in the 21st Century This Week: Rights vs. Market Goods with Jim Stergios as Guest Speaker
Hendrik Poinar on reconstructing the genome of the Black Death
An international team—led by researchers at McMaster University and the University of Tubingen in Germany—has sequenced the entire genome of the Black Death, one of the most devastating epidemics in human history. This marks the first time scientists have been able to draft a reconstructed genome of any ancient pathogen, which will allow researchers to track changes in the pathogen's evolution and virulence over time. This work could lead to a better understanding of modern infectious disea
The Cognitive Revolution
Steven Pinker Johnstone Family Professor of Psychology Harvard College Professor
The Puzzle of the Amulet of Amagansett
In this video segment from Cyberchase, Wicked and Digit use what they know about fractions to figure out how many jewels are missing from the Amulet of Amagansett.
May the Force Be With You: Thrust
In this lesson, students will study how propellers and jet turbines generate thrust. This lesson focuses on Isaac Newton's 3rd Law of Motion, which states that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.
New Russell small-cap ETFs increase investing precision
Oct. 13 - Russell Investments' head of global ETFs Jim Polisson discusses the company's four new small-cap ETFs that allow money managers and investors to invest in narrower slices of the Russell indexes.
U.S. Day Ahead: Congress struggles ahead of deficit deadline
Oct. 13 - Republicans and Democrats have separately sent their deficit reduction recommendations to the Congressional super committee, underscoring deep divisions in Washington, says Reuters Correspondent Tim Reid.
11 years for Rajaratnam
Oct. 13 - Former hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam was sentenced to 11 years in prison, the longest sentence ever for insider trading. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Loyal fans line up for iPhone 4S
Oct. 13 - A handful of die-hard fans camp out in New York City ahead of the iPhone 4S release. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Dozens killed in Nepal bus crash
Oct. 13 - More than 40 people are killed after a bus carrying about 60 people drove off a mountain road and fell down a steep hill in eastern Nepal. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Meek mouse yields in dominance duel
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/10/meek-mouse-yields-in-dominance-duel.html
Bat calls powered by superfast muscles
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn20981-terminal-buzz-gives-bats-their-hunting-edge.html
Search Your Film Archives: Dance
Search Your Film Archives is a *free* online resource that allows you to explore Britain's film heritage, and where available, watch videos online. Start exploring: http://www.bfi.org.uk/reelhistory Find out more about how the UK's film archives are working together to deliver digital innovation: http://beta.bfi.org.uk/4e5f54f77aa8f
Adam Goodheart: 2011 National Book Festival
Historian, journalist and critic Adam Goodheart Author appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Adam Goodheart is a historian, journalist and critic whose new book is the New York Times best-selling and critically praised "1861: The Civil War Awakening" (Knopf). He has contributed frequent essays and reviews to The New York Times (where he also served as deputy editor of the Op-Ed page), National Geographic, Smithsonian and The Atlantic, among many other publications. At W
Hoda Kotb: 2011 National Book Festival
Hoda Kotb appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Hoda Kotb has been co-anchor with Kathie Lee Gifford of the fourth hour of "Today" since 2007. She has also been a "Dateline NBC" correspondent since April 1998 and the host of the weekly syndicated series "Your Total Health" since September 2004. In her nine years at NBC, Kotb has covered a wide variety of domestic and international stories. Her book "Hoda: How I Survived War Zones, Bad Hair, Cancer and Kathie Lee" (Simon