Huntsman sees a "lag" in China's leadership role
In an interview with Reuters Editor-at-Large Harry Evans, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and 2012 Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman discuss the trajectory of relations between the U.S. and China.
Huntsman says Chinese Marxism is dead
In an interview with Reuters Editor-at-Large Harry Evans, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and 2012 Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman discuss the state of Marxism in modern China.
The Penan of Borneo
The Penan people are little in stature, little in number and little in the eyes of the government. Gentle former nomads, the Penan are now on the frontline of a struggle to save the last unprotected rainforest of Sarawak. They are up against the Goliaths of Malaysian logging, multi-billion dollar conglomerates advancing on the last of Sarawak's virgin forests, and leaving behind a wasteland of palm oil plantations.
Japancast HD Video Episode 47
Sadly Paul’s microphone is still on the fritz, so sorry for the bad audio quality. This week we talk about the 3 month anniversary of the earthquake and learn some nifty new idioms. Help us grow! Share this post on your favorite social site:
Dia da língua Portuguesa
Nesta lição você aprenderá sobre o dia Mundial da língua Portuguesa.
Check out our website, brazilianportuguesepod.com and find out more how we can help you improving your Portuguese!
CBS Show Time Spanish – Lesson 03
This lesson was originally released in October, so in lesson 3 of Show Time Spanish, Alba tells Mark about a Halloween party she attended. They discuss the traditions of Halloween. In the intermedio José provides two alternative ways to say that you’re tired. Grammar points include reflexive verbs in a different tenses, the subjun
The Batek Negrito people are little in stature, little in number and little in the eyes of the government. Now their forest homeland has been reduced to a sliver of old-growth rainforest sandwiched between Taman Negara National Park, which the government does not want them to enter, and the vast oil palm plantations planted after the forest was clear cut.
14.06.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Bundesaußenminister Guido Westerwelle hat seinen Besuch in Israel und den Palästinensergebieten mit einem Besuch auf dem Ölberg in Jerusalem begonnen. Westerwelle wollte sich dort unter anderem ein Bild vom israelischen Siedlungsbau im von Israel annektierten Ostteil der Stadt verschaffen. Der Außenminister rei
Beginner - Anybody there? When you're walking in a dark quiet alley, and you suddenly hear a weird noise, the first thing you'd probably want to do is run or ask if anybody's there. In today's lesson you will learn how to deal with the latter as well as other useful phrases for such a scenario.
When you're walking in a dark quiet alley, and you suddenly hear a weird noise, the first thing you'd probably want to do is run or ask if anybody's there. In today's lesson you will learn how to deal with the latter as well as other useful phrases for such a scenario.
Joshua Landis on the Syrian regmie
The director of the Center for Middle East studies at the University of Oklahoma explains why Syria faces a long struggle
PediNeuroLogic Exam Quiz
Thirty question quiz covering all six age groups in the PediNeuroLogicExam tutorials. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
Une soirée entre amis: tickets reserveren
Op het einde van deze les kun je telefonisch tickets voor een concert reserveren. Eerst leer je reageren met de gepaste repliek, dan luister je naar een conversatie en duid je de elementen aan waarover gesproken wordt. Vervolgens krijg je een oefening op voorzetsels. En tenslotte duid je -met een luisteroefening- aan wat het juiste antwoord van de bediende zal zijn op bepaalde vragen.
Speech exercise: Bruxelles, ville gastronomique
At the completion of this lesson you will be able to express your opinion about a city.
"Development Economics: Macroeconomics, Spring 2009"
" This course emphasizes dynamic models of growth and development. Topics covered include: migration, modernization, and technological change; static and dynamic models of political economy; the dynamics of income distribution and institutional change; firm structure in developing countries; development, transparency, and functioning of financial markets; privatization; and, banks and credit market institutions in emerging markets. This course contributes to the fulfillment of requirements for t
Great Zoom into Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Football Stadium
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
"Beginning Costume Design and Construction, Fall 2008"
" This is an intermediate workshop designed for students who have a basic understanding of the principles of theatrical design and who want a more intensive study of costume design and the psychology of clothing. Students develop designs that emerge through a process of character analysis, based on the script and directorial concept. Period research, design, and rendering skills are fostered through practical exercises. Instruction in basic costume construction, including drafting and draping, p
Largent de Poche
Vocabulary building exercise aimed at preparing students for the Leaving Cert. It treats the often-used topic of pocket money and gives the necessary vocabulary and verbs to enable the student to talk easily about the subject.
Sea Surface Height Anomalies during El Nino-La Nina Event of 1997-1998 (WMS)
The El Nino-La Nina event in 1997-1999 was particularly intense, but was also very well observed by satellites and buoys. Changes in the normal height of the oceans surface were computed from TOPEX-Poseidon altimeter data.
An Underground River
Groundwater is one of the largest sources of drinking water, so environmental engineers need to understand groundwater flow in order to tap into this important resource. Environmental engineers also study groundwater to predict where pollution from the surface may end up. In this lesson, students will learn how water flows through the ground, what an aquifer is and what soil properties are used to predict groundwater flow.
Getting it Right!
In this lesson, students will investigate error. As shown in earlier activities from navigation lessons 1 through 3, without an understanding of how errors can affect your position, you cannot navigate well. Introducing accuracy and precision will develop these concepts further. Also, students will learn how computers can help in navigation. Often, the calculations needed to navigate accurately are time consuming and complex. By using the power of computers to do calculations and repetitive task