Breakingviews: Barclays' next step
Aug. 10 - David Walker's appointment as the new chairman of Barclays is the first good news for the bank in a while, says Reuters Breakingviews Assistant Editor Robert Cole.
Market Pulse: perfect ten for European stocks
Aug. 10 - Europe's Eurofirst 300 blue-chip index racks up its tenth straight weekly gain - the longest winning streak since 2005.
Reactions to Elon's Station at Mill Point
Elon faculty and staff toured three of the university's newest facilities on the first day of Planning Week 2012. Watch their reactions after visiting The Station at Mill Point, a residential neighborhood for juniors and seniors on South Williamson Avenue.
Making NASA History for Children
"Making NASA History" is a 12-minute video introducing kids to the key moments in the history of the American space program. This video combines historical footage, photographs, and audio files with narration by two spacesuit-sporting interns from the NASA History Program Office. The goal of this video is to inspire both kids and adults to appreciate and learn more about NASA's many accomplishments in space exploration and aeronautics. (12:01)
Guidelines for the making of drums in class with children subsequently exploring the different sounds that drums can make.
ISS Update - Aug. 14, 2012
The International Space Station video update for Aug. 14, 2012.
Edge Show 33 Windows Final Code Available | Edge News:
This week is a special episode of the Edge show because Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 have not only hit the RTM milestone, but YOU can download the final code for yourself to install.
Research & Relevance: Ed Freeman
Professor R. Edward Freeman talks about how we need to see business as a societal and human institution. He and others around the world have been crafting a new narrative for business through Stakeholder Theory. He is now looking at applying the theory to accounting, finance and other areas in business administration. The Initiative for Business in Society (IBiS) is a research center dedicated to being the foremost global catalyst of thought, information and action on business' role in society.
The End of the Holocaust? Holocaust Memory in the 21st Century
The 8th International Conference on Holocaust Education Telling the Story: Teaching the Core -- Holocaust Education in the 21st Century http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/conference/2012/video3.asp
Holocaust Education at Memorial Sites: the Challenges
The 8th International Conference on Holocaust Education Telling the Story: Teaching the Core -- Holocaust Education in the 21st Century Plenary Session -- Thursday, June 21, 2012 Dr. Piotr M. A. Cywiñski, Director of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, Poland http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/conference/2012/video3.asp
"Lessons" of the Holocaust and the Ceaseless, Discordant Search for Meaning
The 8th International Conference on Holocaust Education Telling the Story: Teaching the Core -- Holocaust Education in the 21st Century Plenary Session -- Tuesday, June 19, 2012 Michael R. Marrus, Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Professor Emeritus of Holocaust Studies, University of Toronto http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/conference/2012/video1.asp
Dr. Tom Williams- Senior Leader Resiliency Day
Internationally-known experts who focus on motivating lifestyle and nutrition changes came to the War College for Senior Leader Resiliency Day Aug. 9 in Bliss Hall.
Bicycle Wheel Gyroscope
Another "nonintuitive" demonstration from Walter Lewin. Using a bicycle wheel gyroscope he demonstrates precession while spinning around on his stool. This is a great demo for every physics teacher to add to their list. (01:45)
Fluid Dynamics with Walter Lewin
Professor Lewin packs a ton of information in this lecture. He covers Archimede's principle and hydrostatic pressure. He demonstrates how the center of gravity determines the stability of ships and also uses a helium filled ballon to talk about pressure differentials and percieved gravity (49:00).
Brewmasters@Google: Sam Calagione of Dogfish Head
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery's Sam Calagione visits Google NY to talk about their new collaborative process surrounding their new brews, Urkontinent and Positive Contact.
A teacher talks about the future forms in English. He explains the different forms and how they are used. There are various examples. Run time 03:32.
Degree Show 2012
More than 500 Leeds Metropolitan University Art, Architecture and Design students exhibited their work in their final year degree show.The event officially launched on Friday 8 June at the University's Broadcasting Place in Woodhouse Lane, Leeds and continued until June 15. Rebekka Kill, Head of School for Art, Architecture and Design (AAD) at Leeds Metropolitan, said the annual degree show was a culmination of the work of final year students, and was open to the public for the duration. "The
Affect: Biological, Psychological, and Social Aspects of Feelings, Spring 2005
Affect is to cognition and behavior as feeling is to thinking and acting or as values are to beliefs and practices. Subject considers these relations, both at the psychological level of organization and in terms of their neurobiological and sociocultural counterparts.
El Primer Pozo - cuento en español con subtítulos
En este cuento un guerrero sale en busca de agua para salvar de la sequía a su reino. Trae a casa lo que creen es la "semilla de agua." Este cuento está en español con subtítulos en español. El vídeo es de buena calidad. 6:34