Should Guardian journalists reveal their sources?
The Metropolitan police are seeking a court order to make reporters for the UK newspaper, The Guardian, disclose their sources about the News Corp phone-hacking scandal. Reuters editor-at-large, Harold Evans speaks with Guardian's lawyer Geoffrey Robertson, QC about the latest developments.
Statistics - an intuitive introduction : standard deviation
A standard way of measuring statistical variability: standard deviation and the associated concepts of variance and degrees of freedom.
Quantitative economics 2
As taught Autumn Semester 2010 The module introduces those statistical methods and concepts most applicable in economics. There are no pre-requisites: In particular, no previous knowledge of statistics will be assumed. The analysis of economic data necessarily proceeds in an environment where there is uncertainty about the processes that generated the data. Statistical methods provide a framework for understanding and characterising this uncertainty. These concepts are most conveniently intro
Politics in 60 seconds. Social democracy
Professor Steven Fielding defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on social democracy as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Professor Steven Fielding, School of Politics and International Relations Professor Steven Fielding is Professor of Political History and Director of the Centre for British Politics: CBP at
Money talks: September 19th, 2011
Barack Obama's deficit-reduction plan, the latest in the euro-zone saga and annual meetings at the IMF and World Bank
Between the Lions: Song - "Read a Book Today"
The "Between the Lions" lions -- Theo, Cleo, Lionel, and Leona -- team up to sing this catchy, New-Orleans-style, musical tribute to all the different kinds of books available for students to read. Books are all great in their own way! Read a Book Today (1:06)
The Mongol Empire was founded by Genghis Khan, the most successful military leader ever and the subject of this 2:30 long video. A fun video and easy for students to follow if they have a map to follow the large number of countries mentioned.
Wars of Independence - Perspective of English Scottish War
Dr Alastair MacDonald and Professor Geoffrey Barrow discuss the
propaganda war between Scotland and England and escalation towards
actual war, as well as the development of Scottish identity both before
and after the wars of independence in this five minute video.
An Interview with a Library Technology Teacher
This selection contains an interview with a school librarian. She describes her education and daily responsibilities. She enjoys working with students and faculty. The job is exciting because each day is different.( 2:12)
Israel: Peace talks should precede statehood bid
Sept. 23 - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Palestine should make peace with Israel before the United Nations considers its bid for statehood. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The Guardian gets social with Facebook
Sept. 23 - Reuters Technology Correspondent Matt Cowan speaks to the Guardian's Head of Digital Engagement Meg Pickard about the paper's new Facebook app.
AppFabric.tv - How to Invoke a Child Workflow In this episode I'll show you our new and improved activities for loading XAML and invoking child workflows. About 6 months ago we did a first release of these activities and the feedback came back with some changes we needed to make. Now you can
In this episode I'll show you our new and improved activities for loading XAML and invoking child workflows. About 6 months ago we did a first release of these activities and the feedback came back with some changes we needed to make. Now you can
At least two killed in Iraq blast
Sept 29 - At least two people are killed and 36 wounded as a bomb explodes in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk. Lily Grimes reports.
Carlson Executive Education scholarship helps VP get 'exactly what I needed'
Through the Carlson Executive Education scholarship, Netgain Technology VP Franco Cusipag was able to get the education he needed to help his business. Ten more Minnesota businesses or nonprofits have the same opportunity in the 2011 scholarship program. You can read more about the program here: http://carlsonschool.umn.edu/news/09/%208/11/For-VP-Carlson-Executive-Education-Course-Was-'Exactly-What-I-Needed'-.aspx
Bat Catching Prey In Slow Motion: Science Lab Footage
Aerial attack of Daubentons bat (Myotis daubentonii) on a mealworm slowed down ten times. Just before the bat catches its prey, echolocation calls stop. Credit: Lasse Jakobsen Close up of about 0.2 mm of bat larynx muscle oscillating at 160 Hz. Two dark carbon beads are visible and used for automated tracking of the muscles' movement. The light flashes occur every 0.3 ms and are caused by the light source. This movie is slowed down 700 times. Credit: Coen Elemans Authors are Coen P. H. Elemans
Eventail junior : Woordkaarten Woordkaarten voor elk hoofdstuk uit de methode Eventail Junior voor het vijfde leerjaar.
Woordkaarten voor elk hoofdstuk uit de methode Eventail Junior voor het vijfde leerjaar.
Blue Screen Error Troubleshooting
Blue Screen of death is annoying but does give you clues to track down the cause. Stop Error Code. (5:36)
Cassandra Clare: 2011 National Book Festival
Author Cassandra Clare appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Born in Tehran, Iran, to American parents, Cassandra Clare spent much of her early years traveling the world with her family, including a trek through the Himalayas as a child who spent a month living in her father's backpack. Her unique brand of fantasy fiction has earned her a worldwide audience of adoring fans. The "Mortal Instruments" series is now in its forth installment with "City of Fallen Angels" (Mar
Japanese Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners #4 - Reading a Japanese Journal
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Do you find yourself only understanding bits and pieces of Japanese conversations? Do you spend hours trying to figure out what that person said to you in Japanese? Then this Japanese Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners series is for you! In each lesson of this five-part series, you’ll see an image, [...]