24.111 Philosophy of Quantum Mechanics (MIT)
Quantum mechanics--even in the ordinary, non-relativistic, "particle" formulation that will be the primary focus of this course--has been a staggeringly successful physical theory, surely one of the crowning achievements of 20th century science. It's also rather bizarre--bizarre enough to lead very intelligent and otherwise sensible people to make such claims as that the universe is perpetually splitting into many copies of itself, that conscious minds have the power to make physical systems "ju
Sandy Ridge Bluegrass Sessions in Meridian, Mississippi
Travel with Bennett-Watt to Meridian, Mississippi and discover the Sandy Ridge Bluegrass jam sessions that occur in the piney woods of Southeast Mississippi. Run time 04:50.
Against the odds? Pathways to peace in East Timor, Aceh and West Papua
States rarely disintegrate in the way that former Yugoslavia did in the 1990s. Many thought Indonesia would disintegrate in the wake of a large number of violent internal conflicts at the turn of the century. East Timor was an exception that did break away to achieve independence. Aceh followed the more historically common path of reintegration after a peace process that made substantial concessions to separatists. West Papua is another Indonesian exception in failing to achieve positive peace a
Derecho Financiero y Tributario
La asignatura Derecho Financiero y Tributario tiene por objeto el estudio de las normas que regulan y estructuran el ciclo financiero de ingresos y gastos públicos, en especial, las referidas a los aspectos sustantivos y procedimentales de los tributos como ingresos públicos, así como las relativas a la regulación de las distintas figuras tributarias existentes en nuestro ordenamiento.
Fun Science Projects for Children : Ingredients for Flubber
Make science fun. What are the ingredients and materials needed to make flubber? Learn in this science video from science expert: Karen Weisman. This video gives the step by step instructions for making flubber, and even has subtitles so that if you can't understand the presenter you can still see the measurements that she is talking about.
Fun Science Projects for Children : Ingredients for Ooze in Science Class
Making ooze in real life is easy! What ingredients and materials are needed to make ooze? Learn in this science video with expert Karen Weisman. This video walks you through the step by step process of making ooze. It is explained clearly, and even has captions to help you out.
Photographs of the College - August 2006
A series of photographs taken towards the end of stage one of the rebuilding early in the morning on the 25th August 2006
How do you make lessons stick?
How do you get a lesson to stick is a very, very fast paced slide show that goes through his six elements of a good lesson. Some interesting ideas, but no evidence given on their improvement in terms of objective data. There needs to be more information to understand this lesson, but it does have some good elements. (6:40)
The King's Breakfast-Read A Loud
This is the story of a king who wanted some butter for his bread. He was offered marmalade instead and that made him feel sad. Everybody then moves to get him the butter he wants so that he can feel better. He claims he is not a fussy king, but he just wanted butter!
Ghosts, Witches and Portents in Early Modern Europe: Seminar 17: Witchcraft in a Yorkshire Gentry Fa
Ghosts, Witches and Portents in Early Modern Europe: Seminar 17: Witchcraft in a Yorkshire Gentry Family
Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Sine, Cosine, Tangent, and Theta
Interactive tool demonstrating formulae for sine, cosine, and tangent with Theta
China publicly destroys ivory tusks to discourage illegal trade
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe For the first time, China publicly crushed a part of its ivory stockpile - over six tons of it - in an effort to shed its image as a global hub for the illegal trade in African elephant tusks. Mana Rabiee reports. Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including busines
Roald Dahl's "The BFG" Part 8 of 10
This is part 8 of 10 of the movie based on Roald Dahl's novel. (9:51)
"NAFTA & Mexico: Ten Years Later" (video)
Lecture by Cuauhtemoc Cardenas, founder of Mexico's Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD); from the Latin American Briefing Series of the Center for Latin American Studies (http://clas.uchicago.edu).
Brand development, partnership working and raising capital were key learning areas for Dr Eben Upton as he completed his Executive MBA at Cambridge Judge Business School and with his Cambridge colleagues launched into producing the Raspberry Pi, a tiny (the size of a credit card) low-cost computer to rekindle domestic and wider interests in computer science.
The future of thinking in an information age
Does the Internet really make us dumber, as some pundits argue? And dumber than what? This lecture talked about what it means to think through and with new information technologies, placing both these technologies and ‘thinking' in a historical context. Professor Cathy Davidson argues that many of the ways we teach, work, and evaluate attention, achievement, intelligence, and learning abilities or disabilities were developed for the industrial technologies of the early twentieth century. H
Mutiny on the Bounty
This website presents information on the Bounty Mutiny and its aftermath, as told in the original source documents. Included are Bligh's Mutiny on the Bounty, Voyage to the South Sea, Answer to Edward Christian's Appendix, and the complete Logbook of the Bounty; Edward Christian's Appendix; the complete writings of Boatswain James Morrison and Master John Fryer on the subject; several letters and excerpts of Midshipman Peter Heywood; the complete reports of Captain Edward Edwards of the Pandora,
How a Child With ADHD Plays
How a Child With ADHD Plays. Part of the series: How to Tell if Your Child Has ADHD. How a Child With ADHD Plays in this children's health video.
OTIS 32nd Annual Scholarship Benefit Fashion Show
The annual Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show at the Beverly Hilton Hotel is L.A.'s largest runway show. Featuring student designs created with mentors during the 2013-14 year, the show raises $1 million for student scholarships. Awardees this year include Leon Max, Michael Egeck, and Isabel and Ruben Toledo. 2013-14 mentors are Amé Austin ('95) for Max Studio, Christina Kim for Dosa, Rod Beattie ('86) for Bleu, Mattel Barbie, David Meister, Isabel and Ruben Toledo, Under Armour, Todd Oldham