King Lear to In the loop : fiction and British politics
On 11 December 2009, Nottingham University's Centre for British Politics held a conference at the British Academy that drew together politicians, writers and academics to explore the interaction of British politics and fiction. In addition to the conference several video interviews were conducted with some of the speakers on the day. In this interview taken at the Fiction and British Politics Conference in London, Research Fellow - Matthew Bailey - answers a question posed by Hazel Blears. Co
Breivik arrives in Norway court
Sept 19 - The man who has admitted to killing 77 people in a shooting and bombing rampage in Norway arrives for a court remand hearing in Oslo. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Political, budget costs to figure in U.S. deficit deal talks
Sept. 19 - Brookings Senior Fellow Bill Galston says Obama and GOP leaders have moved away from compromise on deficit reduction as both sides weigh the political and economic costs of a stalemate.
Felix TV: You are not a hedge fund manager!
Reuters finance blogger Felix Salmon tells us the best way to plan for retirement. Hint: it's also the most stress-free method.
PSYC 216-01, Sensation and Perception, Spring 2005
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.
Politics in 60 seconds. Corruption
Professor Paul Heywood defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on corruption as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and community education Professor Paul Heywood, School of Politics and International Relations Professor Paul Heywood is Sir Francis Hill Professor of European Politics. He graduated with an MA in Politics (First Class) fro
ISS Update - Sept. 22, 2011
The International Space Station video update for Sept. 22, 2011.
Tip of the Week: Getting flanking sequence of genomic locations
This week's tip is on using Galaxy to get flanking sequence. See http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=9808 for more information.
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.
Breaking Ranks within the Women's Movement
This is a three minute clip from a movie about the Woman's Suffrage movement at a time when Alice Paul and Lucy Burns encounter a less-than-respectful crowd within the women's suffrage movement. For whatever reason, senior members of the NAWSA (National American Woman Suffrage Association) - such as Rev. Dr. Anna Howard Shaw and Carrie Chapman Catt - were not always supportive of the younger women's ideals and methods.
Open Innovation: Harnessing Assets
Open innovation and making the best use of internal and external resources is becoming an integral part of the future of strategic sourcing and doing business. What does open innovation consisted of? How do you put this into practice? What blocks and barriers are there?
Sesame Street-All Living Things Need CLEAN Water
This fun, animated video will show young learners the importance of clean water for all living things. All plants, animals, and people need clean water to live and grow. Students will enjoy this video as they learn how they can make a difference in their environment. (1:00)
26.09.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Der Besuch des deutschen Papstes in seinem Heimatland hat gemischte Gefühle hinterlassen. In der evangelischen Kirche macht sich Ernüchterung darüber breit, dass handfeste Fortschritte in der Ökumene ausgeblieben sind. Der Vorsitzende der Nordelbischen Kirche, Bischof Gerhard Ulrich, sagte dem "Hamburger Abendblat
Base pairing Nucleic acid folding patterns are dominated by base pairing, which results from the formation of hydrogen bonds between pairs of nucleotides. In nucleic acids, as in proteins, the highly directional nature of this hydrogen bonding is the key to secondary structure. Beer and Whiskey in Williamsburg Floods devastate parts of rural Philippines 152: Mikael Haagstrom of the American Chamber of Commerce on the outlook for Europe Obama jobs proposal offers no fresh ideas: Suskind The Architectural History of Chicago Traffic Paradoxes and Route Guidance: Effective Ways of Reducing Congestion Effects?
Whiskey and beer are the safe alternatives to water in colonial Virginia. Historic Foodways' Frank Clark describes the benefits of brewing.
Sept 29 - Residents in Philippines' low lying agricultural towns are reeling from floodwaters that have submerged their homes and farms. Simon Hanna reports.
Today's economic crisis is nearly as damaging as past wars have been, but can this crisis foster unity within the EU, and between the EU member states and its long-standing allies?
Sept. 30 - "Confidence Men" author Ron Suskind says President Barack Obama gets an 'A' for effort for his jobs proposal but it does not bring any new or dynamic policy ideas.
This one minute video shows images of the buildings in this city and how the Great Fire pushed the residents to create new edifices and, ultimately, the Sears Tower. A brief overview.
It is well know that we cannot engineer our way out of traffic congestion by building new roads. In fact, expanding the road network may paradoxically attract new traffic, and increase gridlock. Andreas Schulz provides a mathematical explanation for this conundrum. Using Nash equilibria and related game-theoretic concepts he
Nucleic acid folding patterns are dominated by base pairing, which results from the formation of hydrogen bonds between pairs of nucleotides. In nucleic acids, as in proteins, the highly directional nature of this hydrogen bonding is the key to secondary structure.
Beer and Whiskey in Williamsburg
Floods devastate parts of rural Philippines
152: Mikael Haagstrom of the American Chamber of Commerce on the outlook for Europe
Obama jobs proposal offers no fresh ideas: Suskind
The Architectural History of Chicago
Traffic Paradoxes and Route Guidance: Effective Ways of Reducing Congestion Effects?