Boeing Dreamliner comes true
Sept. 26 - In an official ceremony, Boeing delivered the first of its 787 Dreamliner jets to Japan's All Nippon Airways after a three-year wait. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Explosions at Dutch Shell plant
A fire at a Shell chemical plant breaks out after an explosion in the Netherlands late Tuesday night. Sarah Toms reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has
Algorithm For The Automatic Design Of A Shading Device
Given that there is a need to shade a window from the summer sun and also a need to expose it to the winter sun, this article describes an algorithm to design automatically a geometric construct that satisfies both requirements. The construct obtained represents the minimum solution to the simultaneous requirements. The window may be described by an arbitrary convex polygon and it may be oriented in any direction and it may be placed at any chosen latitude. The algorithm consists of two sequenti
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winners, - Hillier, Neal, Spoor
Mark Hillier, Martin Neal & Chris Spoor
Achieving Excellence 2011 award winner, - Jim McKenna
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Day 2 of Jackson manslaughter trial
Sep. 28 - More testimony is offered up in day 2 of the Michael Jackson's manslaughter trial. John Russell reports.
Snowscene - Quiz
Students will be able to understand the symbolism in this poem.
Beer and Whiskey
In an age when water was suspect, sometimes beer was the safest thing to drink. Food historian Frank Clark discusses the brewing process common to most colonial homes and recreated in Historic Area kitchens.
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?)
Language Unlimited (Why Study Linguistics?).
Why Azure Web Sites? Web Sites Architecture - with Stefan Schackow | Azure Friday Why use Azure Web Sites? How do they relate to (and use) Virtual Machines and Cloud Services. Scott talks to Stefan who breaks it all down.
Why use Azure Web Sites? How do they relate to (and use) Virtual Machines and Cloud Services. Scott talks to Stefan who breaks it all down.
UR School of Law - Public Sector Employment in Times of Crisis Conference - Panel 2
Panel 2: Collective Bargaining, Existing Frameworks and Recent Changes Moderator: Professor Peggie R. Smith, Professor of Law, Washington University Law School Panelists: Professor Martin H. Malin, Professor of Law and Director of the Institute for Law and the Workplace, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology Professor Joseph Slater, Eugene N. Balk Professor of Law and Values, University of Toledo College of Law Professor Ann C. Hodges, Professor of Law, University o
First Admitted Texas Tech Student for 2012 Receives Scholarship
Grapevine High School senior Kyle Wahl received a surprise visit from Texas Tech President Guy Bailey. Dr. Bailey came to Kyle's school to announce Kyle was the first person accepted into Tech's 2012 fall class. Along with that announcement came another surprise - Kyle received a $16,000 scholarship.
Games Technologies for Learning
The Games Technologies for Learning report explores the ways in which games technologies can be used to enhance teaching and learning, and provides advice for schools and colleges wishing to introduce...
Tekeninglezen met Card 3 Card biedt lessen voor ruimtelijk inzicht en projectieleer. Dit zijn voornamelijk vaardigheden die de leerling zich eigen moet maken. Card is voorzien van beknopte theorie, 9 oefeningen- en …
Card biedt lessen voor ruimtelijk inzicht en projectieleer. Dit zijn voornamelijk vaardigheden die de leerling zich eigen moet maken. Card is voorzien van beknopte theorie, 9 oefeningen- en …
Bill Reid Gallery: A Landmark Gift of Art
The Bill Reid Foundation has gifted its entire collection of Northwest Coast art, worth more than $10 million and consisting of 158 works (including 112 masterworks by Bill Reid) to Simon Fraser University.
Flood waters creep toward central Bangkok
Oct. 23 - Flood waters continue moving towards Thailand's capital city, already inundating outter suburbs. Julie Noce reports.
Second Life and Social Media: Networking Goldmine or Time Sink?
Update: transcript available
This talk was presented by Jean-Claude Bradley at the American Chemical Society meeting in Philadelphia on August 18, 2008.
This is an overview of how social media and Second Life can be used to productively network. Prominent recent examples involving Deepak Singh
The Impact of mobile learning
Phase one of MoLeNET (2007/08) involved 75 colleges and 18 schools, approximately 10,000 learners and 2,000 staff, in 32mobile learning projects. The Learning and Skills Council provided funding for h...
"Sensation And Perception, Spring 2009"
"This course provides an introduction to important philosophical questions about the mind, specifically those that are intimately connected with contemporary psychology and neuroscience. Are our concepts innate, or are they acquired by experience? (And what does it even mean to call a concept 'innate'?) Are 'mental images' pictures in the head? Is color in the mind or in the world? Is the mind nothing more than the brain? Can there be a science of consciousness? The course will include guest lec