Conversations With History - Richard H. Solomon
"Negotiating Behavior" Richard H. Solomon, President, United States Institute of Peace Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Richard H. Solomon, President of the United States Institute of Peace. Ambassador Solomon reflects on his career as Sinologist, diplomat, and negotiator. He discusses his involvement in the breakthrough to China in the Nixon Kissinger era of diplomacy and speculates on the trajectory of U.S. China relations. He recalls his involvement in the negotiations that led t
The 1920's: The Jazz Age
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Rebels gear up for Gaddafi's airstrikes
Rebels in cities across eastern Libya prepare for the possibility of more air attacks by forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi.
Sudan's Abyei sees more fighting
Three days of fighting leaves dozens dead with huts burnt-out and abandoned in Sudan's contested Abyei area.
The Scottish Enlightenment and Presbyterianism [Excerpted from An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, vol. 1, Economic Thought Before Adam Smith (1995). An MP3 audio file of this article, read by Jeff Riggenbach, is available for download.]
[Excerpted from An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, vol. 1, Economic Thought Before Adam Smith (1995). An MP3 audio file of this article, read by Jeff Riggenbach, is available for download.]
What is Hidden Within the Cloud?
What is Hidden Within the Cloud? - Aikaterini Gkritsi Keywords:UNSPECIFIED
GAMBIT Game Lab @ GDC 2011 Day Three
Day three of GAMBIT @ GDC features a variety of interesting lectures including our good friends Matt and Dean of Harmonix presenting their creative process on their hit game, "Dance Central". Frank Lantz (Area/Code) speaks passionately about his two favorite pastimes, the ancient game of "go" and poker. We end with a heartfelt lecture by Laura Fryer (WB Games Seattle) on the true nature of leadership. Video produced by Generoso Fierro
Augmented reality at the Cambridge Science Festival
A Cambridge augmented reality app that breathes animated life into the printed page has worked its magic on the programme for this year's Science Festival. Download the free app, 'pop the Popcode', and point your phone at the front cover of the Science Festival programme. If you haven't got a programme yet, you can try it on the website: http://comms.group.cam.ac.uk/sciencefestival/popcode/
WMEAC Economics of Energy
WMEAC presents "Economics of Energy."
Where Does Affordable Housing Money Come From? Understanding the flow of investment in City Heights
With inflation outpacing wage increases along with the economic downturn in recent years, the need and demand for affordable housing units has skyrocketed. In the last decade development firms have increasingly tried to provide affordable housing units, but the obstacle is how much funding and incentives do they receive for these types of units? This proposal analyzed the affordable housing situation in City Heights by looking at the sources of funding for affordable housing developments, how i