Time Warp Trio - Wushu Were Here, Part 1
This video clip is from Discovery Kids. The Trio and Anna go to China. Aaaaaand Sam gets stuck in the book. Let's synchronize watches! Wacky hijinx ensue! (10:02)
Splendid Entities: 25 Years of Objects by Phyllis Green
Splendid Entities: 25 Years of Objects by Phyllis Green is the first large-scale survey to present the innovative sculptures of Los Angeles based artist Phyllis Green, highlighting the important contribution Green has made to art and craft for more than two decades. Throughout her career, Green has used the traditional techniques of craft to achieve unconventional outcomes in the realm of fine art. Cleverly combining such materials as clay, wood and fiber, she produces sculpture that pushes beyo
Jesuit Basketball Spotlight: Marquette's team chaplain
For 26 years, Rev. William Kelly, S.J. has served as team chaplain of Marquette University men's basketball team. His presence on the court and in the locker room is a constant reminder to players, coaches and fans of the Jesuit mission that reaches all corners of Marquette. Fr. Kelly tells us his role as chaplain entails offering spiritual guidance, inspiration and encouragement to the team. Of course, he admits that he's a rather big fan, too. Student reporter: Brad Galli
Adm. Mike Mullen, CJCS, addresses USAWC
Navy Adm. Mike Mullen, the 17th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, , spoke to an Army War College audience as part of the Commandants Lecture Series, which this year is focused on officership and the profession. The tremendous sacrifice of servicemembers and their families, the changing and challenging nature of warfare and the ability to attract and retain quality military and civilian leadership were all topics discussed by the military's top officer during a talk in Bliss Hall Feb. 10.
Craig Symonds and Mohsen Agsen: C++ Renaissance When you think about all the code executing in the world at any given time, there's a good chance you're thinking about a lot of code written in C/C++ (aka native code). As Mohsen Agsen mentions so astutely in this impromptu and candid conversation, C++ can be thought of as the dark matter of the developer universe: there is so much of it all around us, hiding in the computational shadows, powering so much of what we take for granted, technologically.
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When you think about all the code executing in the world at any given time, there's a good chance you're thinking about a lot of code written in C/C++ (aka native code). As Mohsen Agsen mentions so astutely in this impromptu and candid conversation, C++ can be thought of as the dark matter of the developer universe: there is so much of it all around us, hiding in the computational shadows, powering so much of what we take for granted, technologically.
How to Teach Descriptive Writing
Homeschooling Teaching Tips. When teaching descriptive writing, it's helpful to show students how to bring in information through the senses. Teach a student to think about how something smells or feels with help from a writing instuctor and former classroom teacher. (02:04)
Inside the Kinect and a New Blast Detection Badge
Guest Alfred Thompson from Microsoft describes how the new XBox Kinect works. Also, we will learn about a blast detector badge being developed for soldiers.
Faculty conversations: Jef Richards
Jef Richards, recently appointed chairperson of the Department of Advertising, Public Relations and Retailing, talks about his plans to increase outside awareness of MSU's excellent advertising and public relations programs. To read more about Jef Richards, go to http://www.news.msu.edu/staff-faculty/story/8914
Consolidating Kosovo's European Future: tracing next steps
A look at Kosovo's achievements and challenges over the past year, highlighting the current state of play and the priorities and vision of the Kosovo government and its international partners as the country prepares for European Union membership.
Religion and the Market: are they in conflict?
The global revival of religion has been predominantly fuelled by the creation of a religious free market defined by entrepreneurship, choice and personal revelation. So can religion and the market sit together and what can economics teach us about religion? John Gray is emeritus professor of European thought at LSE and author of Gray's Anatomy. John Micklethwait is editor of The Economist and co-author of God is Back.
This seven minute video does an excellent job of showing students the culture and events of the Shang Dynasty using a lecture format. There are many graphics to add depth to the understanding of this period of time in China.
Renaissance Thought: the Lost Continent between Logic and the Occult
Peter Mack and Maude Vanhalen discuss one of the most vibrant periods in human history, the European Renaissance. One of those periods in history when everything seemed possible.
Analysis of Intelligent Robotics Group's Experience with the Mars Exploration Rover Mission
This technical report (CMU-RI-TR-04-45) was submitted by Kirsten Stubbs and Illah Nourbakhsh of Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University in September 2004. From December 2003 through March 2004, a number of members of the Intelligent Robotics Group (IRG) at NASA Ames traveled to Pasadena, California, to aid the Mars Exploration Rover (MER) mission at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).
COM300 Session 6 Spring 2011
COM300 Organizational Communications Session 6 02/12/2011
Ouvrage: Économie du climat.
Domaine: Sciences de l'économie, de la gestion et de la société
Le protocole de Kyoto pourrait prendre fin en 2012. Amorcé par le Sommet de la Terre à Rio en 1992, il jetait les bases dun régime de coordination internationale combinant plafonds nationaux et marché de quotas pour la réduction des émissions de gaz à effet de serre. De nombreuses Conférences des Parties les dernières à Bali, Copenhague, Cancun ont cherché à mettre sur pied les modalités dun tel régime.
Struggle Against Authoritarian Rule in the Middle East
The U-M International Institute round table discussion features leading U-M scholars in a candid, informal discussion about how protests in Egypt, Tunisia, and other countries have led to a shakeup of the existing governments. Scholars analyze the underlying tensions in the Middle East that have led to widespread unrest and political instability.
View from the Top: Bruce Chizen, CEO, Adobe Systems Inc.
A Conversation with Bruce Chizen and Dean Richard Newton Chief Executive Officer Bruce Chizen's customer-focused vision has transformed Adobe into one of the world's largest and most diversified software companies in terms of revenue, global reach and breadth of products. Since his promotion to CEO in 2000, Chizen has more than doubled Adobe's revenue and turned a company known mainly for its popular design products into one of the most significant forces in the software industry today. Under