Breakingviews: Bond market recidivism
March 22 - Rob Cox and Breakingviews columnists discuss the return of bad habits by bond investors.
This video shows four 'firsts' in the history of computing. The video was assembled by Danny Cohen and donated to the Computer History Museum by Sun Microsystems Laboratories. The topics covered are: computer aided instruction (CAI); computer aided design (CAD); flight simulation and digital voice packet transmission. Many features of computing systems we have come to take for granted today got their start in such early experiments.
Authors at Google: Sara Ramsey, "Heiress Without a Cause"
Via Amazon: HEIRESS WITHOUT A CAUSE -- Muses of Mayfair #1 One title to change his life... A disgraced son with a dark reputation, William "Ferguson" Avenel is content to live in exile -- until his father dies in the scandal of the Season. With rumors of insanity swirling around them, his sisters desperately need a chaperone. Ferguson thinks he's found the most proper woman in England -- and he won't ruin her, even if he secretly desires the passionate woman trapped beneath a spinster's cap.
USiU : Agribusiness - Kapsabet1
This video is part of a USiU Agribusiness ICT training module
Opposite Bunny: hot/cold, chilly/warm
In this video segment from Between the Lions, an animated superhero bunny saves the day through the use of opposites. In this segment he tells a hippo who is hot to jump into the water. The hippo then gets cold, so the bunny motions her to come back to shore. Then the hippo is chilly. The bunny wraps a towel around the hippo, and then she is warm. The featured vocabulary words are: hot, cold, chilly, and warm. This video segment provides a resource for Fluency, Vocabulary, and Language and
Take 5 with Octavia Spencer
Actress and Montgomery native Octavia Spencer is the sixth of seven siblings with a passion for the film industry. After graduating from Jefferson Davis High School in 1988, she attended Auburn and earned a bachelor's degree in liberal arts in 1994. She began her professional acting career in 1996, portraying a nurse in the movie "A Time to Kill," but is best known for her recent role as Minny Jackson in the 2011 film "The Help." Her role as Minny won her many accolades including an Academy Awar
Day of the week and months -- and cultural oddities
Day of the week and months -- and cultural oddities.
A Record in the River
Oyster shells are the black box recorders of the James River. Marine scientist Juli Harding collects the data.
Timelapse of traffic as it passes under the IST bridge
This was taken at the coffee shop on the IST Building bridge around 10am on 3.26.12. The traffic was shot on an iphone and accentuated by an "echo" effect applied in an edit program.
France A. Córdova Retrospective 2007-2012
A retrospective video featuring highlights from France Cordova's presidency and noteworthy events at Purdue during 2007-2012. http://www.purdue.edu/president/speeches/sotu2012/index.html
21L.472 Major European Novels (MIT)
This subject traces the history of the European novel by studying texts that have been influential in connection with two interrelated ideas. (1) When serious fiction deals with matters of great consequence, it should not deal with the actions of persons of consequence—kings, princes, high elected officials and the like—but rather with the lives of apparently ordinary people and the everyday details of their social ambitions and desires. To use a phrase of Balzac's, serious fiction d
Days of the Calendar: Hanukkah
The historical significance of Hanukkah dates back to roughly 200 B.C. Through an uprising, led by Judah Maccabee, the Jews drove out their oppressors and restored their temple. Despite having only enough oil left to keep the flames lit for a single day, it lasted eight. Since then, the eight-day Hanukkah celebration remained a yearly tradition, as Jews remember their emergence from the darkness of oppression. In this video clip, learn more about Hanukkah. (2:59)
IFSI Limoges 2011 – Les processus traumatiques abdominaux. (Vidéo) Titre : IFSI Limoges 2011 – Les processus traumatiques abdominaux.
Auteur : Juvénal Thiare ABITA (CHU de Limoges).
Résumé : UE 2.4 Les processus traumatiques abdominaux.
L’auteur n’a pas transmis de conflit d’intérêt concernant les données diffusées dans cette vidéo ou publiées dans la référence citée.
Conférence enregistrée lors du cours de l’Institut ...
Titre : IFSI Limoges 2011 – Les processus traumatiques abdominaux.
King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics
On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and fiction. In addition to the conference several video interviews were conducted with some of the speakers on the day. In this interview taken at the Fiction and British Politics Conference in London, MP and author Chris Mullin talks about his own political fiction and explains w
Breuken : Domino Een andere manier om breuken te oefenen. Op de ene kant staat de breuk genoteerd, de andere kant van de dominosteen toont de verdeling van een eenheid en de aanduiding van de te zoeken breuk.
Een andere manier om breuken te oefenen. Op de ene kant staat de breuk genoteerd, de andere kant van de dominosteen toont de verdeling van een eenheid en de aanduiding van de te zoeken breuk.
Russia pulls out battalion from near Ukraine, sends military hardware into Crimea
Even as Russia pulls back a troop battalion from near Ukraine's border, it starts to send Russian-made military hardware into Crimea. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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 16
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 18.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. TUNIS: Nach dem Sturz des tunesischen Präsidenten Ben Ali hat die neue Übergangsregierung ihre Arbeit aufgenommen. An ihr ist erstmals seit der Unabhängigkeit des Landes im Jahr 1956 die Opposition beteiligt. Drei prominente frühere Regimekritiker übernehmen Ministerposten. Allerdings werden die Schlüsselmini
Nebulosas (The History Channel) - parte 3 de 5
Las nebulosas son misteriosas nubes de gas que no están clasificadas como estrellas, planetas, lunas o asteroides. Los astrónomos usan las técnicas más sofisticadas para poder observarlas, ya que son prácticamente invisibles a simple vista. Poco menos que asombrosas, las nebulosas emiten, reflejan u oscurecen la luz de la galaxia mediante increíbles espirales de color. Las nebulosas marcan las regiones donde la nada del espacio se fusiona primero, donde
The Aztecs (1:20)
This video uses animation and graphics to explain the accomplishments and demise of the Aztecs. Very fast moving and so the teacher may have to stop the video to enable the students to keep up with the information.
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Edith Drori
Edith Drori née Ernst was born in 1920 in Dunaharaszti, Hungary, one of four children. When she was four years old, the family moved to Slovakia and a year later her father died. Before the war, two of Edith's siblings moved to Israel through a hachshara program with Ha Shomer Ha-Tza'ir youth movement and in 1941, when Germany invaded the Soviet Union, Edith's oldest brother was sent to a labor camp. Following rumors that women would also be sent for forced labor, Edith's "leftist" friends conv