Snow fails to freeze U.S. consumer
Most American retailers posted better-than-expected January same-store sales despite several weather disruptions.
1910?: E. Lilian Todd At the Controls of Her "Todd Biplane"
This image is a photograph of E. Lilian Todd seated at the controls of her biplane while it sits on the ground. She is wearing a dark dress and jacket with a white collar and dark tie fastened with a brooch. She is also wearing dark gloves and a dark hat with a net veil pulled over her face. She is seated on a bench at the center of the plane and holds a steering wheel like that of a car.,This photographic image in E. Lilian Todd's photographic album shows the inventor posting stiffly at the con
Predictioneer: How to predict the future with game-theory
Hailed as 'the new Nostradamus', Bruce Bueno de Mesquita has been shaking the world of political science to its foundations with his predictions of world events. His systems based on game theory have an astonishing 90%+ ratio of accuracy and are frequently used to shape US foreign-policy decisions on issues such as the terrorist threat to America to the peace process in Northern Ireland. Considered by many to be the most important foreign-policy analyst there is, it is no surprise that he is reg
National Geographic-Bird and Butterfly Swarms
In this video students will get to see swarms of flamingos and butterflies. The video identifies various reasons why these animals swarm and stick together. This video is a good teaching resource for students as it would help to build background knowledge. This would work well in conjunction with a unit on migration, birds, and/or butterflies. Students will enjoy this colorful video (2:18).
Protest swells in Cairo
Thousands of anti-government protesters gather in Cairo's Tahrir Square as Egyptian troops bar pro-Mubarak loyalists from entering. Katharine Jackson reports.
Does the idea of essay writing put you off the idea of studying? This unit will help you to realise that essays are not to be feared. You will learn how important it is to answer the question that is set and that your style of writing is as communicative as possible.
Going Green with Dan Phillips (1 of 4)
A story about Dan Phillips of Phoenix Commotion, a company that helps the working poor build houses out of recycled materials.
The Presidents: Reagan
In 1988, after two terms in office, Ronald Reagan left the White House one of the most popular presidents of the twentieth century -- and one of the most controversial. A failed actor, Reagan became a passionate ideologue who preached a simple gospel of lower taxes, less government, and anti-communism. (04:10:37)
6.2 Vehicular Pollution (Giant Issue In India) Piano Lesson - How to Play the A major scale (left hand) Noves tecnologies aplicades a l'educació Test linked files Histograms - Khan Academy "Kollaboration durch das Semantic Web: Strategie und Aktivitäten der Deutschen Nationalbibliothek", Croix Rouge - Nancy 2011 : Place du judiciaire dans la protection de la jeunesse
Maltraitance et protection de l’enfance en danger Religion and the Market: are they in conflict? Bernardo Gradin: Our Goal Is to Become One of the 10 Most Valued Petrochemicals Companies Games Technologies for Learning French satellite image could show plane debris: Malaysian Transport Ministry Colonial Journalism
Emission standards have been prescribed for phased implementation;
- The State Governments have been advised to make necessary changes in the design of vehicles Rules for enforcement o
2.5 minute video of overhead view of pianist playing the A major scale in the left hand. He describes the correct fingering and notes of the scale. Good for beginners.
La incorporació de les Noves Tecnologies (NNTT) –o millor indicat, les Tecnologies de la Informació i la Comunicació (TIC)— en el context escolar és –o comença a ser— una realitat cada vegada més quotidiana. En el marc dels estudis de Magisteri, les TIC les entenem: com a matèria a aprendre en la formació incial del mestre (alfabetització digital) per a aplicar-la en aquestos estudis; com a matèria per aprendre i seguir aprenent intelectualment al llarg de tota la vida; i com a
Test linked files - Adam Warren Keywords:UNSPECIFIED
Sal Khan offers a seven-minute introduction to histograms. (07:22)
Aufgrund eines technischen Fehlers ist nur der Anfang des Vortrags zu sehen. Eine vollständige Version wird in Kürze nachgereicht. ABSTRACT 2010 hat die Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (DNB) damit begonnen, ihre Wissensbasis bestehend aus bibliographischen Daten und den Normdaten als Linked Data zu publizieren. Vor allem Normdaten bilden für die Erschließungsarbeit in Gedächtniseinrichtungen wie Museen, Archiven und Bibliotheken schon jetzt eine wichtige Basis. Ziel der DNB ist es jetzt, mit
La protection judiciaire est une intervention subsidiaire à la protection administrative (soit les actions de nature administrative n'ont pas permis de remédier à la situation, soit la famille refuse ou est dans l'incapacité de collaborer avec le service de l'aide sociale à l'enfance).
Une intervention autoritaire de l'Etat ne peut être justifiée que par une situation grave.
La justice, institution indépendante,
The global revival of religion has been predominantly fuelled by the creation of a religious free market defined by entrepreneurship, choice and personal revelation. So can religion and the market sit together and what can economics teach us about religion? John Gray is emeritus professor of European thought at LSE and author of Gray's Anatomy. John Micklethwait is editor of The Economist and co-author of God is Back.
Brazil's petrochemicals industry has been going through active consolidation, a phase that is almost at an end. That process, however, has seen the creation and growth of Braskem, a giant of a firm that is the largest petrochemicals producer not just in Brazil but in all of Latin America. Bernardo Gradin, who has been part of Braskem since the company's formation in 2002, took over in July as its CEO. In an interview with Knowledge@Wharton conducted at the company's Sao Paulo headquarters, Gradi
The Games Technologies for Learning report explores the ways in which games technologies can be used to enhance teaching and learning, and provides advice for schools and colleges wishing to introduce...
As more planes depart from Australia, heading to the southern Indian Ocean as the search for missing Malaysian jet continues, French satellite image could show possible plane debris, Malaysia says. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews 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 b
Political pressure and personal bias have hounded American journalists since the first newspapers were printed. Interpreter Dennis Watson talks about the Virginia Gazette.Author(s):
Piano Lesson - How to Play the A major scale (left hand)
Noves tecnologies aplicades a l'educació
Test linked files
Histograms - Khan Academy
"Kollaboration durch das Semantic Web: Strategie und Aktivitäten der Deutschen Nationalbibliothek",
Croix Rouge - Nancy 2011 : Place du judiciaire dans la protection de la jeunesse
Maltraitance et protection de l’enfance en danger
Maltraitance et protection de l’enfance en danger
Religion and the Market: are they in conflict?
Bernardo Gradin: Our Goal Is to Become One of the 10 Most Valued Petrochemicals Companies
Games Technologies for Learning
French satellite image could show plane debris: Malaysian Transport Ministry