1.1 What is the carbon footprint and why is it important?
The carbon footprint is the annual amount of greenhouse gas emissions, mainly carbon dioxide, that result from the activities of an individual or a group of people, especially their use of energy and transport and consumption of goods and services. It's measured as the mass, in kilograms or tonnes per year, either of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions alone, or of the carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) effect of other greenhouse gas emissions.
The Economics of Upgrading Technology
Nada Anid, Ph.D., Dean of the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, discusses how NYIT invests in advancing technology. New York Institute of Technology.
STAR TRACK Program Provides HIV-Positive Youth with Access to Care
The Adolescent Special Teens At-Risk, Together Reaching Access, Care and Knowledge (STAR TRACK) Program offers outreach, education and prevention services to youth, young adults and their communities in Baltimore City. It is an interdisciplinary program within the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine designed to address the complicated needs of adolescents who are infected with HIV.
In this six-minute video, staff members John Flannery, Chakeisha Dickens and Mayo McClinton talk about
Dance Program at Missouri State University
The Missouri State University Department of Theatre & Dance offers high-quality pre-professional dance training in a liberal arts setting.
Courses include all levels of ballet, modern, jazz and tap technique; dance composition; dance history; pedagogy; and performance.
For more information, visit our website at http://theatreanddance.missouristate.edu/dance.asp
FACES: Fire Science
A fire science major shares her thoughts about the program and why more women should enroll in the program at Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Ian Morison on Water and the Search for Life on Mars
Water and the Search for Life on Mars - There have been several attempts to prove the existence of life on Mars, from signs of water to face images in the surface. Ian Morison reviews the evidence and offers his thoughts. (03:23)
Jobless up; retail chilled by storm
In the day's headlines: U.S. jobless claims rise in latest showing; Retailers feel a chill from post-holiday blizzard; Microsoft unveils dual-screen mobile computer at electronics show.
The Unthinking Right
With each published interview, Ron Paul only seems to become more articulate, more persuasive and compelling, more to the pedagogical point in explaining the meaning and priority of liberty as the central political principle. Those of us who understand can only cheer. Those who hold contradictory opinions — favoring liberty in some areas and government expansion in others — find his vi
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