Brazil: The World Cup or Education?
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/project/south-america-brazil-rio-de-janeiro-favelas-world-cup-soccer-construction-relocation-impoverished-families-lost-homes-culture-history-identity Striking teachers from local schools of Rio de Janeiro held a demonstration in front of Governor Cabral's palace demanding higher wages and better work conditions. Jawad Wahabzada reports for the Pulitzer Center. This report is part of the Pulitzer Center sponsored project: "Rio de Janeiro on World Cup Watch
På torsdagen berättade att kvinnor som har en besvärlig graviditet har rätt att stanna hemma från jobbet och istället få pengar från Försäkringskassan. Vi berättade också att miljövännen Nnimmo Bassey från Nigeria ska få Right Livelihood-priset. Han får det priset eftersom han försöker att hjälpa dem som har drabbats av olja som släpps ut i naturen i hans hemland Nigeria i Afrika.
Congress Panel Discussion Part I
Panelists Nuri Friedlander, Interim Harvard Muslim Chaplain, and James Croft Ed.D '14, a Humanist student, talk about their backgrounds, beliefs, and attitudes, as an example of what the students should talk about in their small groups. Students from Harvard College and the graduate schools met with chaplains to work on a strategy for conducting interfaith conversations around campus. Student and chaplain panelists shared their personal narratives. Participants then met in small groups througho
Congress Panel Discussion Part II
Panelists Sharon Weiss-Greenberg, Harvard Hillel Chaplain, and Danielle Gram '11 talk about their backgrounds, beliefs, and attitudes, as an example of what the students should talk about in their small groups. Students from Harvard College and the graduate schools met with chaplains to work on a strategy for conducting interfaith conversations around campus. Student and chaplain panelists shared their personal narratives. Participants then met in small groups throughout the day to gain an unde
ISS Update - Dec. 16, 2010
The International Space Station video update for Dec. 16, 2010.
Fawaz Bilbeisi Director of Economic & Commerce Bureau for the Kingdom of Jordan
Crucial EU summit begins
The European Central Bank has increased its financial firepower ahead of a crucial European Union leaders meeting which aims to tackle the euro zone debt crisis.
Voodoo fear adds to Haiti's woes
Rumours that voodoo followers are to blame for Haiti's cholera outbreak trigger revenge attacks and murder.
Chesters Roman Fort N100467 HADRIAN'S WALL: CHESTERS ROMAN FORT, Northumberland. View of the barracks showing room subdivisions.
HADRIAN'S WALL: CHESTERS ROMAN FORT, Northumberland. View of the barracks showing room subdivisions.
Spanish - Imperfect Tense - Regular -ER and -IR Verbs
This video reviews the imperfect tense of -er and -ir verbs in Spanish. (5:38)
Our Advice this Festive Season! (1925)
Don't get the hump because there's no mistletoe! Short and sweet, this item from the popular Topical Budget silent newsreel series originally rounded off their Christmas edition of 21 December 1925. For more information about Topical Budget newsreels, visit: http://www.screenonline.org.uk/film/id/583128/index.html
Joe's Serves Up a Cup of Green
Joe's Café, a newly renovated eatery in the Wharton School's Steinberg-Dietrich Hall, is a model of sustainability. From its selection of foods to the building materials to the cleaning methods to waste disposal, Joe's shows the school's commitment to Penn's Climate Action Plan. As Penn's first LEED Gold level application, Joe's composts, uses no chemical cleaning products in the dining area and serves up locally baked goods, locally roasted coffees, seasonal produce and seafood certified by
Video Conferencing podcast
Video Conferencing podcast - UNSPECIFIED Keywords:mp3
Molecular Visualization of DNA Replication
3-D animation of the process of DNA replication at the molecular level. Shows the replication fork, the leading strand with continual replication, and the lagging strand where the okzaki fragments are being produced. No narrations. Set to music. 1:24 min.
News #122 - This is the Year You Finally Learn Japanese!
This is it! Lucky 2011 is the year you stop procrastinating and finally learn Japanese and not just a few lines like “Hello” and “Sorry, I don’t speak Japanese” but REAL Japanese. You’re going to learn how the locals speak, perfect your pronunciation, grow your vocabulary and learn about Japanese culture so you’re totally ready [...]
HIV Replication and Life Cycle
A very detailed despition of the life cycle of HIV.