Space Emergent Field
Architecture has always been founded upon ideologies. However could the influence of human interactions create a new perspective for space form evolution? To create a spatial adaptive system, to the influence of culture and behaviour of human being? The output of this spatial system is the determination of optimised values for spatial configurations by biomolecular, self-assembly computation for emergent spatial forms.??
Where next for public health in the era of austerity?
This event was the second in a series of master class lectures jointly staged by the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan University bringing together relevant senior figures and academics from across the city and surrounding region. The twenty-first century has seen a growth in political, environmental and economic insecurity in the context of global recession, population ageing and climate change. Responding to these threats involves rethinking how we work together, care for ourselves,
Professor Germaine Greer - An Insight - Full Interview
Warning: Explicit Content Professor Germaine Greer delivered the 2010 Winifred Mercier public lecture at Leeds Met on Tuesday March 23. Born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University, Professor Greer's first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. She has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA and makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcast
A fast food sensation - Malaysian style
Take five graduates from The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, add a sprinkling of entrepreneurial spirit, drum up an appetite for fast food with the help of social media and you have the perfect recipe for a successful burger bar.
Mexican Spanish Survival Phrases #32 - Could You Take a Picture? in Mexican Spanish
Learn Mexican Spanish travel phrases with SpanishPod101.com! A little Mexican Spanish can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling, visiting, or sightseeing, SpanishPod101.com has all the essential travel phrases just for you! In this lesson we cover a high frequency Spanish phrase that you’ll surely find useful on your trip, travels, or vacation to [...]
Human-Artificial Ecosystems: Searching for a Language
The most recent advances of artificial life scientific research are opening up a new frontier: the creation of simulated life environments populated by autonomous agents. In these environments artificial beings can interact, reproduce and evolve [4, 6, 15], and can be seen as laboratories toexplore the emergence of social behaviors like competition, cooperation, relationships and communication [3, 5, 7] . It is still not possible to approach a reasonable simulation of the incredible complexity o
PsychFutures - Finding your next step in psychology
A MavEdu-hosted community for psychologists at all levels, for discovering information and options in their academic and professional careers. This is a UK-based service which offers a good way to network, on an attractive website. Features include groups, a Twitter channel, research digest and video clips.
Guide to the Tonkin Family Papers, 1834-1963
The Tonkin family was involved in the logging industry in Cherry Tree, Pennsylvania during the late 1800s. The Tonkin Family papers consist mostly of business papers pertaining to Vincent Tonkin's lumber business and family material such as book manuscript material and research notes of R. Dudley Tonkin and John D. Tonkin, family photographs, and newspaper clippings about local news.
Computer - Tool vs. Medium
We have arrived an important juncture in the history of computing in our profession: This history is long enough to reveal clear trends in the use of computing, but not long to institutionalize them. As computers peremate every area of architecture - from design and construction documents to project administration and site supervision - can ?virtual practice? be far behind? In the old days, there were basically two ways of architects working. Under stress. Or under lots more stress. Over time, s
An American Century or an Asian Century? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor John Ikenberry, Professor Michael Cox | Will the future belong to the new rising powers of Asia revolving around China or the West still led by the United States? These three distinguished analysts will argue that the answer may be even more complex and significant than current protagonists in the debate believe. John Ikenberry is the Albert G Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University in the Department of Politics and the Woodrow Wilson
Lecture 03 - 9/30/2010
Guide to Telescopes
Thinking of buying a telescope? In this video the night sky guy informs
us on the different telescopes out here.
9.04 Sensory Systems (MIT)
This course examines the neural bases of sensory perception. The focus is on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals and humans. Topics include visual pattern, color and depth perception, auditory responses and sound localization, and somatosensory perception.
Laboratorio proyectual (Design Laboratory)
The concern about public space, digital graphic and a non-habitual theoretical background are the elements of an on-process research this paper relates to. The premise of the research is the current uncertain experience of both socio-cultural and physical-spatial public space in an Argentinean intermediate city. The focus is a workshop carried out to explore how forms for the public space may be designed when urban conditions are unstable, such the case of vacant areas, lost places or terrain-va
#MascotMadness: Interview with the Sheldon statue
How did the Edward Sheldon statue become part of SUNY's #MascotMadness? Alyssa Levenberg (of "Alyssa Explains It All") had this exclusive interview with the 115-year-old statue. Visit http://blog.suny.edu/mascot-madness-2014 and vote for Sheldon in the #MascotMadness competition!
Virtual Maths, Cylinder - Calculating Volume and Height
Interactive exercise demonstrating how to calculate the volume and height of a cylinder (includes links to other useful resources)
1/2 Master class de Claire Simon, réalisatrice. (audio) Rencontre avec la réalisatrice Claire Simon, animée par Marc Henri Piault, directeur de recherche honoraire au CNRS, anthropologue et cinéaste. « Pour moi faire un film, c’est avant tout peindre, montrer dans ce que je vois, ce qui crie, ce que je ne veux pas voir,
Rencontre avec la réalisatrice Claire Simon, animée par Marc Henri Piault, directeur de recherche honoraire au CNRS, anthropologue et cinéaste.
« Pour moi faire un film, c’est avant tout peindre, montrer dans ce que je vois, ce qui crie, ce que je ne veux pas voir,
Organizational Dilemma of Stewards and Creators
Stewards and Creators is based on research of Harvard professor Rob Austin and University of Washington professor Dick Nolan on missed opportunities of capturing the commercial value of Internet1 innovations. The major question addressed by Austin and Nolan in their Harvard Business School Working paper and this UWTV program is how do businesses consistently miss major innovation opportunities after pouring significant investments to create them. They attempt to answer this by observing the fund
Der Raubbau im tropischen Regenwald
Amazonien ist die grüne Lunge der Erde. Doch in dem größten tropischen Regenwaldgebiet der Welt wird die
Sustaining Success Week 4 Task: Student Resource Recommendation
Sustaining Success Week 4 Task: Student Resource Recommendation