IBM computational biologist Dr Ajay Royyuru and computer scientist Professor Justin Zobel discuss the intersection of life sciences with high-end computing, and how computational scale may dramatically enhance biological and genetic research. With science host Dr Shane Huntington.
21.02.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.
Die Euro-Länder haben ein zweites Rettungspaket für Griechenland geschnürt. Allerdings mussten die Finanzminister rund 13 Stunden lang zäh verhandeln, bis sie sich einigen konnten. Wie bereits vorher vereinbart, ist das Volumen der öffentlichen Hilfen auf 130 Milliarden Euro bis 2014 begrenzt. Um trotz der deutlich verschlechterten Lage in Griechenla
The Student Leader
In this video segment from the American Experience: "Freedom Riders" Web site, watch interviews and newsreel footage and see archival photos to learn about the early efforts of a prominent student leader of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. Diane Nash, a young Chicago native, was attending Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, when she was introduced to nonviolent direct action. She quickly became an influential student activist through her leadership of sit-ins in Nashville, her p
Jim Madigan • Adam Reid postgame vs. Providence (Feb. 17, 2012)
Northeastern and Providence locked up on Friday night at Matthews Arena, skating to a 1-1 draw in a low-shooting affair with 44 total shots registered. Junior Garrett Vermeersch, skating in his 100th career game, netted the game-tying goal at 6:23 in the first and the final 58:37 of the contest unfolded scoreless.
Rookies Adam Reid and Josh Manson picked up the helpers on Vermeersch's game-tying goal while senior captain Mike McLaughlin registered a team-best four shots.
The Friars edged North
Cómo fue la vida de Albert Einstein (en español)
Albert Einstein revolucionó el mundo de la ciencia con sus trabajos, que son la base de muchas de las investigaciones de la actualidad. Por ejemplo, el movimiento browniano, el efecto fotoeléctrico o la teoría de la relatividad espacial. Recibió el Premio Nobel y pasó a la historia por la teoría de la relatividad. (2:50)
2011 Utzon Lecture Series: Peter Singer - Building Values
Prof Peter Singer (Princeton University) discusses the way in which our decisions about the kind of built environment we choose to create, and to live in, should take into account the interests of others, whether present or future, human or nonhuman.
Australian-born philosopher Peter Singer is frequently acknowledged as a major force in modern bioethics. Peter has taught at the University of Oxford, La Trobe University and Monash University, as well as holding several visiting appointments. He
Budget Development fo FY 12-13 (part 3)
Budget Development for FY 12-13 (part 3)
About St. Petersburg College:
In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college.
In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation maki
Voices of Haiti: A Post-Quake Odyssey in Verse (Part 11: Thanks, Malia Jean, Joel)
Live performance in Port-au-Prince at Fokal on February 4, 2012.
The initial shock of the earthquake has passed but Haiti continues its struggle to overcome both man-made and natural disasters.
The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting presents poet Kwame Dawes' multimedia exploration of Haiti's earthquake through the lives, and voices, of Haitians confronting the ongoing consequences of this disaster, especially those living with HIV/AIDS.
Featuring Kwame Dawes, composer and performer Kevin Si
The Second Annual Symphony of Chefs
The annual Symphony of Chefs, held February 27, uses good music and good food to help sick children. Professor Robert Krout of SMU's Music Therapy Program and two SMU grads talk with Good Morning Texas about the event.
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