APPLICATION OF FULL-SCALE MODELLING IN VIETNAM: AN OUTLINE FOR DISCUSSION
This paper discusses the possibility of applying full-scale modelling in Vietnam, a non-western so called developing country. It deals with two main questions: 1) Is the application of full-scale modelling to be restricted to the West only? 2) what are the possibilities, constraints and fields of application - with attention to the methodological validity and technical solution for full-scale modelling in Vietnam? It is argued that since full-scale modelling is based on people-environment intera
Gunfire, violence in Kiev despite 'truce'
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews A truce between the opposition and Ukrainian government is ignored as violence, gunfire break out early Thursday in Kiev Julie Noce reports. 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, Reute
A CAVE-Interface in CAAD-Education?
The so called "CAVE-interface" is a very interesting and thrilling development for architects! It supports a better illusion of space by exposing almost a 270? view of a computer model than the 60? which can be viewed on an ordinary computer screen. At the Lund University we have got the possibility to experiment with a CAVE-installation, using it in research and the education of CAAD. The technique and three experiments are discribed. The possibilities are discussed and some problems and questi
How to Do Long Division with Decimals
This is a six-minute video tutorial on how to master long division with decimals. The teacher uses a whiteboard for instruction. (The background music is not necessary and to some it may be a distraction.) (06:05)
Eureka! Episode 11 - The Inclined Plane
This program demonstrates how an inclined plane allows you to trade increased distance for decreased force. Eureka was a series of short cartoons on physics that ran on public television in the 1980's. The video explains the concept in simple and well illustrated way. Good for students of any elementary school level.
Science of the winter Olympic Games: Engineering the Half-Pipe
By: nsf Mechanical engineer Brianno Coller, a professor at Northern Illinois University, explains how engineers design the half pipe so that snowboarder Shaun White can get more air time and allow him to perform tricks. Provided by the National Science Foundation & NBC Learn
"Super Bowl Boulevard" opens in Manhattan
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Jan. 29 - Fans gather in Times Square for a glimpse at the Vince Lombardi trophy and the opening of "Super Bowl Boulevard." Deborah Gembara reports. 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 year
SID-in : Studie-informatiedagen Elk jaar organiseren de centra voor leerlingenbegeleiding en het Agentschap voor Onderwijscommunicatie studie-informatiedagen (SID-in). Laatstejaars secundair onderwijs maken er kennis …
Elk jaar organiseren de centra voor leerlingenbegeleiding en het Agentschap voor Onderwijscommunicatie studie-informatiedagen (SID-in). Laatstejaars secundair onderwijs maken er kennis …
Our Place in the Universe: Cosmology from Ancient Greece to Today
Michelle Thaller discussed how we have perceived own own place in the universe since ancient times. Speaker Biography: Michelle Thaller is assistant director for science communication and higher education at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. For transcript, captions and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6172
LLT 180: The Heroic Quest - Lecture 13: Sophocles, Antigone III
Human societies have long used the theme of the quest for self-knowledge as a vehicle to assess their own cultures and to explore ethical situations arising in civic life. This course examines texts from diverse cultural traditions in which protagonists confront their inherited identity of culture and language, providing a broader perspective on self-discovery in our own society. Learn more about Missouri State iCourses at http://outreach.missouristate.edu/icourses.htm
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, bending moment point of load
Interactive simulation demonstrating the bending moment at point of load
Causes of Inflation in Various Countries and Regions
By the end of this section, you will be able to:
Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Rectangle simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the formula for calculating the area of a 2D rectangle
OZK 150: Introduction to Ozarks Studies - Lecture 29: Current Issues in the Ozarks
In this lecture Dr. Blevins analyzes a number of developments that have taken place in the Ozarks in the past generation or two, such as demographic changes, the impact of Fortune 500 companies, and agricultural homogenization. This course provides a multidisciplinary introduction to the study of the Ozarks region and its inhabitants, including Ozarks history and geography, regional folk culture and traditions, and current issues. Learn more about Missouri State iCourses at http://outreach.mi
Environmental Biotechnology - New Approaches and Prospective Applications
This is a free online textbook offered by InTech.'Taking into consideration the outstanding importance of studying and applying the biological means to remove or mitigate the harmful effects of global pollution on the natural environment, as direct consequences of quantitative expansion and qualitative diversification of persistent and hazardous contaminants, the present book provides useful information regarding New Approaches and Prospective Applications in Environmental Biotechnology. This vo
The Monuments Men: Rescuing Art from the Nazis | Institute of Politics
Panelists Lucia Allais, Frieda L. Miller Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Assistant Professor at Princeton University, Robert M. Edsel, Author of The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History, and moderator Diane McWhorter, Spring 2014 A.M. Rosenthal Writer-in-Residence at The Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy were joined by actor Matt Damon via Skype. Panelists addressed the real-life task force of museum direc
Violences faites aux femmes au sein du couple : état des lieux des connaissances des soignants ... 4ème Journée Humanitaire sur la Santé des Femmes, organisée par Gynécologie Sans Frontières, le 29 novembre 2013, au Palais du Luxembourg (Paris). Intervention du Docteur Richard Matis, Gynécologue-obstréticien à Lille : "Violences faites aux femmes au sein du couple : état des lieux des connaissances des soignants en France"
4ème Journée Humanitaire sur la Santé des Femmes, organisée par Gynécologie Sans Frontières, le 29 novembre 2013, au Palais du Luxembourg (Paris).
Intervention du Docteur Richard Matis, Gynécologue-obstréticien à Lille :
"Violences faites aux femmes au sein du couple : état des lieux des connaissances des soignants en France"
An Interactive Database (HizmO) for Reconstructing Lost Modernist Izmir:
The research project in progress in the School of Architecture at the Izmir Institute of Technology includes documentation and reconstruction (by 3D modeling in electronic media) of damaged and lost early modern buildings in the Izmir region. The research aims to analyze the differences between Izmir modern buildings and Universal Modern Style, and preserve information on architectural heritage for future generations. The project is at the phase of developing an interactive web-based historical
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