The Salt Marsh Ecosystem
This 2:21 minute video shows and explains a Salt Marsh Ecosystem serve many important functions. They buffer stormy seas, slow shoreline erosion, and provide vital food and habitat
for sea life, as well as offering shelter and nesting sites for several
species of migratory birds. Shows animals and terrain to give students a better idea of this type of feature and how it cleans the water along the coast.
Markets rally as Greece backs down
Nov 3 - Wall Street had its best gains in a week as Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou backed down from a vote that could have thrown global financial markets into a tailspin. Conway G. Gittens reports.
UMMC Physician Profile: Toby Chai, M.D.
This four-minute video introduces viewers to Dr. Toby Chai, a professor of surgery in the division of urology at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Chai's special interests include urodynamics, incontinence, female urology, bladder reconstruction. Watch this video to learn more about his practice at UMMC. Related Links: UMMC Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Health Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Surgery http://www.umm.edu/womenscenter/div_uro.htm
Portrait of the 2010 Laureates in Economic Sciences
A look at the lives and work of Peter A. Diamond, Dale T. Mortensen and Christopher A. Pissarides, 2010 Laureates in Economic Sciences. For more information see: http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economics/laureates/2010/#
The World Economy: How did we get here and where are we going? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Nemat Shafik | Nemat Shafik is the Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, a position she has held since April 2011. Prior to this Nemat was Permanent Secretary of the UK Department for International Development (DFID). She was chief executive of the department responsible for all UK development efforts including a bilateral aid programme in over 100 countries, multilateral policies and financing for the United Nations, European Union and international financial
GCC-NLM Professional Development - Conflict Resolution Video Transcript
A transcript of the video recoding of the 'Conflict Resolution' workshop delivered by Professor Mikki Hebl to the Guld Coast Consortia trainees, under the auspices of a Professional Development […]
VUCast Newscast: Occupy Wall Street
This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt’s weekly newscast highlighting research, experts, students, sports and everything Vanderbilt: Occupy Wall Street: A historical look at the new protest movement A cool way to learn how your brain really works with “Brain Matters” See the best of Memorial Madness!
Africa Speaks, America Answers
In Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, pianist Randy Weston and bassist Ahmed Abdul Malik celebrated with song the revolutions spreading across Africa. In Ghana and South Africa, drummer Guy Warren and vocalist Sathima Bea Benjamin fused local musical forms with the dizzying innovations of modern jazz. These four were among hundreds of musicians in the 1950s and '60s who forged connections between jazz and Africa that definitively reshaped both their music and the world. In this video, as in his new
"3D Shapes I Know" Song-Cone, Cylinder, Sphere, Cube
This catchy tune introduces the 3D shapes-cone, cylinder, sphere, and cube. It also gives real world examples of these shapes. The main lyrics repeat several times and will help students to remember the basic 3D shapes. This would be great for a review once young learners have been introduced to the four shapes covered in this video. (3:17)
Ben Franklin The Inventor
You may know him as man of great wit and wisdom, who reminded us that a penny saved is a penny earned. But on Modern Marvels: Ben Franklin Tech, you will get to know Dr. Franklin as the late 18th Century's foremost scientist and inventor.
Black Friday goes mobile
Nov. 23 - Holiday shopping is going mobile, with retailers aggressively courting shoppers using exclusive mobile deals for smartphones and tablets this Black Friday. Bobbi Rebell reports.
War veterans join Occupy Wall Street protest
Nov. 2 - A small but vocal gathering of U.S. war veterans march in front of the New York Stock Exchange before joining protesters in Zuccotti Park, showing support for the Occupy Wall Street movement. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Automatic Knives sideways pressured hidden release firing system
The ‘sideways’ hidden release is one of the trickiest hard-to-detect. You put your thumb at the top of the folded blade and push the handle’s scale horizontally to the right. Voila!
Estructura de xarxes de computadors
Aquesta assignatura és un complement a l'assignatura de Xarxes, on es feia una introducció al món de les xarxes informàtiques i es descrivia exhaustivament la xarxa Internet. En aquesta assignatura s'aprofundeix en els conceptes més genèrics de les xarxes de gran abast i es descriuen d'una forma molt més detallada les xarxes d'àrea local: objectius, característiques i tecnologies emprades a l'actualitat.
Felix TV: Does more people mean more poverty?
As the world population hits the 7 billion mark, Reuters Finance blogger Felix Salmon dives into the numbers to find out, does a bigger population bring more poverty?
Bridge w/ Arm Reach
Teaching: • Start in prone position on forearms • Keep hips off ground head neutral toes dorsiflexed and core tight • Spread your feet out Coaching: • Without moving hips reach one arm out 45 degrees • Alternate arms • Keep back flat and core tight Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Hips rotate • Head is not neutral
Contribution of Agricultural Up- and Downstream Markets to Economic Value Creation To Be Aged in the Rural Area - An Analysis
The up- and downstream markets of agricultur are important for the national economy. According to "Leistungs- und Strukturstatistik 2005" generated 140,000 workers a gross value of € 7.7 billion. This corresponds to 23% of employed persons in real assets production and ab
This dissertation shows the situation of the elder in 4 rural areas in Austria. The autor works out the role of spatial planning to increase their quality of living.
To Be Aged in the Rural Area - An Analysis