Lula cries as he says good-bye
Brazil's President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva bursts into tears during his last speech as president in his birth state Pernambuco.
The year that rocked the euro zone
2010 saw the euro zone struggling with a debt crisis, spending cuts and strikes. Greece and Ireland received bailouts while many worried about contagion and the future of the euro.
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Suresh – Lesson 46 – Health
HINDI LESSON 46 स्वास्थ्य: Swasthya = Health (See all the lesson from Suresh; See the First Lesson from Suresh; Build Your Vocabulary By Mastering 4 Words a Day) (Looking for [...]
Why Are People So Forgiving of Government Failure? Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
Once upon a time, I developed a theory that we have much lower expectations for public-sector performance than we do for private-sector performance. We saw this in accounting standards that — when applied to Enron — resulted in market forces shutting that firm down, while the Department of Defense l
Managing Human Resources for Health Module Guide Human resource management is one of the key functions within the broader scope of human resource development. If you are or want to become a manager in the health services, you will in all likelihood have some responsibility for managing peopl
Human resource management is one of the key functions within the broader scope of human resource development. If you are or want to become a manager in the health services, you will in all likelihood have some responsibility for managing peopl
Using Lines of Latitude and Longitude
This video reviews longitude, latitude, equator, Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, Arctic Circle, and Greenwich Meridian. There is no commentary but uses maps and visual descriptions. A musical score plays throughout video. It would be very helpful for a teacher to pause the video and explain the map. Running Time says over 5 minutes but it really only plays for about 2:44.
Mexico hikes price of cigarettes
After ringing in the New Year Mexico's smokers will face a tax increase for cigarettes, but whether this will cut down on smoking remains to be seen.
Attacks target Christians in Baghdad
At least two people are dead and 16 injured after a series of blasts in the Iraqi capital targeting Christians.
Security tight in Times Square
New Year's Eve revelers are getting ready to ring in the New Year in New York City's Times Square. Jon Decker reports.
Merkel backs euro in speech
Germany is committed to the euro, Chancellor Angela Merkel has stressed in her New Year message.
Electronics on Plastic: A Solution to the Energy Challenge, or a Pipe Dream?
As urgency to address climate change mounts, there’s ever greater interest in harnessing the unlimited potential of the sun to replace fossil fuels. This tantalizing prospect has inspired a raft of new scientific ventures, reports Stephen Forrest.
A theoretical field of silicon solar cells that is 1
Literary Form: Using The Great Gatsby as an Example
Many importance concepts are explored here in reference to the Great Gatsby as an example. It is best if students have a word wall to keep track of the various example of the terms explained.
Manipulating Pages in Acrobat
This video shows you how to rearrange and manipulate pages in Acrobat X Std. or Pro. using the new Pages Panel.
The Importance of Buffalo to Native American Life
The buffalo was an essential part of Native American life, used in everything from religious rituals to teepee construction. This video shows how almost every part of the buffalo was used. After the Europeans arrived the buffalo were slaughtered until only a few thousand remained. A good video to show the need for conservation and develop an appreciation of how resourceful Native Americans were (Running Time 1:52).
Using Photomerge Style Match
Learn how to use Photomerge Style Match to change the appearance of one image to match the appearance of another image.