THE GREAT ANIMAL ORCHESTRA: A Performance & Dialogue in Soundscape and Poetry
Woodberry Poetry Room In performance (of recorded soundscapes and poetic responses) and in dialogue, around concepts of natural and poetic sound, Bernie Krause (author of The Great Animal Orchestra) and Jonathan Skinner (poet and founding editor of Ecopoetics) explored art's relation to the endangered realms of cross-species communication. Co-sponsored by the Woodberry Poetry Room, the Sensory Ethnography Lab and the Film Study Center. September 27, 2012, in the Vong Auditorium, Boylston Hal
26.11.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Im Golfemirat Katar hat eine weitere UN-Klimakonferenz begonnen. Auf dem Verhandlungstisch der mehr als 190 Staaten liegt in den kommenden zwei Wochen vor allem ein Arbeitsplan für das geplante globale Klimaabkommen, das 2020 in Kraft treten soll. Dieses Jahr läuft das Kyoto-Protokoll von 1997 aus - das bislang einzige weltweite Abkommen, das verbin
Breakingviews: Mursi's pharaonic blunder
Nov. 26 - Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi's power-grab shows he has underestimated the nation's craving for democracy and throws the country into chaos, says Reuters Breakingviews.
Ideas Cafe - Energy - Professor Pam Thomas
Pam Thomas introduces the Energy Ideas Cafe
Sound for music technology: An introduction
Whether you're a professional musician, play music with your friends on the weekends or just like to listen to CDs, music technology affects your life. In this unit, you will learn some of the basics of music technology, starting with what sound is, how it is created and how it travels. First published on Thu, 07 Jul 201
Clic, Clac, Muu. Vacas Escritoras
This is a Spanish version of the book Clic, Cla, Muu. The book is read aloud and the pictures are shown as the pages are turned. The picture quality is not the best as the pages are moving the entire time. (05:07)
3XSQ: Apple iOS overtakes Android share
Nov 27 - The latest smartphone sales data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech shows a strong uptake of the iPhone 5 over the past 12 weeks.
Market Pulse: Greece deal seen likely, markets cautious
Nov. 26 - Greece is expected to get its next aid tranche. Among the biggest stock decliners are European banks - Barclays shares down as Qatar cashes in on warrants.
Interview with L.S. Asekoff
Grace Cavalieri interviews L.S. Asekoff for the Library's Poet and the Poem Series. Speaker Biography: L.S. Asekoff has published four books of poetry: Dreams of a Work (1994) and North Star (1997) with Orchises Press, and The Gate of Horn (2010) and the verse novella Freedom Hill (2011) with TriQuarterly/Northwestern University Press. His poems have appeared in such magazines as The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, and Ninth Letter, and he has received awards from the New York Foundation fo
Dipper Mouth Blues
Thomas Brothers discusses Louis Armstrong, composer of King Oliver's "Dipper Mouth Blues." Speaker Biography: Thomas Brothers is professor of music at Duke University. For captions, transcript, and more information visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5624.
SWIB12- Culturegraph Authorities
By: SWIB SWIB12- Culturegraph Authorities Markus Geipel, German Nationsl Library (DNB)
SWIB12 - Enrichment of Library Authority files by LInked Open Datat Sources
By: SWIB SWIB12 - Enrichment of Library Authority files by LInked Open Datat Sources, Gerd Zechmeister, Helmut Nagy, Semantic Web Company GmbH
SWIB12 - First Insights into the Library Track of the OAEI
By: SWIB SWIB12 - First Insights into the Library Track of the OAEI Dominique Ritze, Mannheim University Library
Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation in the Semi-Arid Tropics
By: UP Los Baños Plenary talk by Dr. William D. Dar, Director General, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT). Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.
Flooding Vulnerability of the Towns of Mabitac, and Santa Maria, Laguna, Philippines
By: UP Los Baños Presentation by Dr. Romeo Pati, Associate Professor, University of Rizal System, Philippines. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.
Light : particle or wave?
This is a detailed explanation of the dual nature of light, complete with clear, labeled line drawings and Java interactive tutorials.
How to Brush Your Teeth
An instructional video on how to brush your teeth in a proper way. (01:21)
Expedition 34/35 Crew Profile, Version 1
Learn more about Flight Engineers Chris Hasfield, Roman Romanenko and Tom Marshburn of the International Space Station's Expedition 34/35 crew. The trio is set to launch in December to join their Expedition 34 crewmates -- Commander Kevin Ford and Flight Engineers Oleg Novitskiy and Evgeny Tarelkin-- who have been aboard the station since Oct. 25.
Fotobabble : Tekst inspreken bij foto's Eenvoudige tool om bij foto's tekst in te spreken. Leerlingen kunnen er zelfstandig mee aan de slag. Hoe ga je te werk?
Eenvoudige tool om bij foto's tekst in te spreken. Leerlingen kunnen er zelfstandig mee aan de slag.
Hoe ga je te werk?
Fall 2012 Capstone Presentation - Group #1
On December 13th, students from the Fall Capstone class presented their projects. Taught this semester by Prof. Gavin Shatkin, the Capstone is a required course that all Master's students in the LPP and MURP programs take in their final semester. This semester's students worked with Street-Works and the City of Quincy on a plan for the redevelopment of the Quincy Center MBTA Station.