U.S. Day Ahead: July producer prices seen edging up
Aug. 16 - U.S. producer prices are likely to have increased by 0.1 percent in July, compared to a drop in June of 0.4 percent, according to Reuters Correspondent Jason Lange.
The Obesity Epidemic
Professor Jim Mann of the Edgar National Centre for Diabetes Research presents a short film on the Obesity Epidemic in New Zealand.
An Accelerated View of Functional Dynamics in Bio-Molecular Systems
Phineus Markwick gives a talk at the RPP08 conference long time-scale MD simulations of protein dynamics. He discusses experiments using dipolar coupling to probe the protein dynamics. From these he shows how to build a simulation.
COMP1400 Week 4, Lecture 2
COMP1400 Week 4, Lecture 2
Eight Six Quebec
Video by: Sabrina Gonzalez Pasterski
A simple question prompts a twelve-year-old to begin building her own airplane.
Nick Mount on Sam Lipsyte's novel Home Land
English professor, Nick Mount, provides insight into Sam Lipsyte's novel Home Land. The lecture was part of the Literature for Our Time series at the University of Toronto.
Absolute Beginner #17 - Asking Somebody’s Age in Japanese
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Your little girl is chatting politely with a neighbor when out of the blue she asks the person’s age in Japanese. You chide her, explaining in Japanese that asking someone’s age is impolite, but the little girl replies that she was curious because of her gray hair. Even more embarrassed, you [...]
Flat Stanley Visits Hawaii
Flat Stanley visits Maui and Kauai. Stanley identifies each island on a map before his visit. Stanley enjoys the beaches, a luau, watching people parasail, visiting mountains, admiring dolphins, and many more adventures. His travels are described in great detail with narration and video. ( 9:47)
Pitch and Frequency
To further their understanding of sound energy, students identify the different pitches and frequencies created by a vibrating ruler and a straw kazoo. They create high- and low-pitch sound waves.
Study Habits: Six Important Tips
Six important things that students should do to improve their school performance. This three minute video reviews the most important elements that a students need to do each day and is an excellent video to show at the beginning of the school year.
6.033: Lecture 13
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Sea Surface Wind Anomalies in the North Atlantic
Sea surface wind anomalies (based on QuikSCAT data) from 31 December 2003 illustrate the wind patterns that exist during a North Atlantic Oscillation. The wind data has been processed using the Variational Analysis Method (VAM).
Creating a Supportable and Maintainable System
The most important aspect of any systems project - whether an individual tool, a product release, or a site-specific implementation - is that it is supportable: the right kind of documentation, […]
6.1 Perspectives on managing My focus in this section is on the M ball being juggled by a systems practitioner. My purpose is to enable you to appreciate the diversity of activities that might constitute managing. More specifically, I am concerned with the type of managing a systems practitioner might undertake. When you began Part 3, Section 4, I asked you to complete an activity (Activity 40) in which you used a spray diagram to record the di
My focus in this section is on the M ball being juggled by a systems practitioner. My purpose is to enable you to appreciate the diversity of activities that might constitute managing. More specifically, I am concerned with the type of managing a systems practitioner might undertake. When you began Part 3, Section 4, I asked you to complete an activity (Activity 40) in which you used a spray diagram to record the di
Moody, M. (September 2011). Superintendent–Board Relations: Understanding the Past to Promote the
This article provides an historical analysis of the origins and development of boards of education as well as superintendents of schools. It provides the reader with a better insight into the […]
Portraits of Named Enlisted Civil War Men
This is a list of all known photographs in the organized collections of the Prints & Photographs Division that depict named Civil War soldiers with the rank of private, corporal, or sergeant.
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Mississippi River: Post-Flood Flyover
A slower version of the Mississippi River: Post-Flood Flyover
Geospatial Technology Project Management
This course presents the principles of effective project management as applied to the design and implementation of geospatial information systems. Students will be able to: a) Describe what a project is, and the difference between a project, program and a product. b) Describe the constraints of projects. c) Describe project management and its profession. d) Describe the framework within which project management exists (stakeholders, knowledge areas, tools/techniques and portfolios). e) Explore