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Galileo used his telescope to gather data about the heavens, and his observations and theories sparked much controversy. Contrary to the popular belief of the time, Galileo suggested that Earth was not the center of the universe. In this video segment adapted from NOVA, the importance of unbiased scientific inquiry is demonstrated by Galileo's observations of sunspots. Closed captioning included. Run time 03:42.
Round 2 Cheer
Wege Economicology Lecture: Dan Janzen
Dan Janzen outlines his efforts in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica.
Advice for Drummers: Respect the Basics - Rock Drums
Learn more about Rod's course at: http://bit.ly/ABCqvs Rod has over 35 years of real-life performing experience, which includes recording on over 50 CDs and playing over 3,000 concerts in 25 countries. Rod is a founding member of the Emmy-nominated progressive rock fusion group the Dixie Dregs, and an original member of the heavy metal band Winger, whose recordings have reached gold and platinum status around the world.
Born in 1925 in Worcester, Massachusetts, Army Infantryman Rockie Blunt battled his way across Europe and into the heart of Hitler's Third Reich. What he saw and experienced during the war continues to impact his life today, over 60 years later. In this video clip, hear more of Rockie’s story. (2:05)
An Integrated 3D Geodatabase for Palladio's Work
The paper presents a novel digital 3D GIS web-based system entirely founded on Google Earth, built to offer a deep insight into Palladio's opera for restitution of its architectural surveys, reconstruction for historical reasons, analysis for structural and other options, and assembly and presentation of all certified Palladian documentation.The development of the application follows the philosophy of visual computing and it is based on an architectural knowledge representation.The information s
BW5 - Lead Me To The West
Cambodia Trash Mountain
Lincon's Letter to His Son's Teacher
This selection features a slide show set to music. The slide show shows the words of the inspirational lettwe Abraham Lincoln wrote to his son's teacher. These words of wisdom could serve as motivation for both teachers and older srtudents. ( 3:19)
Assessing your skills
Welcome to Assessing Your Skills one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to help you to clarify or identify your skills as a first step toward choosing work that really suits you. It can also he
6.170 Software Studio - Lecture 19
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Arizona, Immigrant Rights, and the Education of English Learners
CLPR Spring 2011 Speaker Series: Arizona, Immigrant Rights, and the Education of English Learners: ¿Adónde vamos? Patricia Gandara Professor of Education Co-director, The Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles, UCLA Date: April 28, 2011 Time: 3:30 PM -- 5:00 PM Location: Shorb House, 2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94720 Description: In 2009 the most important Supreme Court decision affecting the rights of English Learners (and other underrepresented students) since Lau v Nichols (
Common Studio: Danny Phillips, Otis '08, and Kim Karlsrud, Otis '07
Building on their creativity, commitment, connections, and professional skills, these alumni launched careers in art and design..
Anglo American Case Study
Simon Rutter explains how Anglo American has got into social media from a Business to Business perspective and how they are looking to embed the concept of a social business within its culture. Part of the KAM Best Practice Club Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/jmIcia
Rekenkaart en bordmateriaal MAB Hierbij het bordmateriaal voor MAB, enkel nog printen en lamineren, magneetjes eronder kleven en op bord hangen. Rekenkaart om MAB materiaal op te leggen: ik maakte die ook in groot om op een flapbord te hangen met daarop het …
Hierbij het bordmateriaal voor MAB, enkel nog printen en lamineren, magneetjes eronder kleven en op bord hangen.
Rekenkaart om MAB materiaal op te leggen: ik maakte die ook in groot om op een flapbord te hangen met daarop het …
Plan is Dead: to BIM or not to BIM, that is the question
Drawing, modeling and the explicit abstraction embedded in the traditions and conventions of visual communication through composition and representation are fundamental to the how, why and what of architectural design. BIM presents simulation as an antiabstract means of visual communication that seeks to displace the discreet representation of plan, section and elevation with the intelligent object model. If plan is dead, the implication is that the value of abstraction is dead or dying as well.
Oral Activity Invitations and Arrangements in Spanish
Oral Activity Invitations and Arrangements in Spanish.
7.340 Immune Evasion: How Sneaky Pathogens Avoid Host Surveillance (MIT)
Every infection consists of a battle between the invading pathogen and the resisting host. To be successful, a pathogen must escape the many defenses of the host immune system until it can replicate and spread to another host. A pathogen must prevent one of three stages of immune function: detection, activation, or effector function. Examples of disease-specific immune evasion and the mechanisms used by pathogens to prevail over their hosts' immune systems are discussed. Also considered is what