Steve Jobs lives on in comic book
Jan. 12 - A comic book documents the life of Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Survival Phrases #45 - Mr. Omiyage II
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Mr. Omiyage is back, and this time he has a thing or two to say about meibutsu, as well as some tips on making sure the price is right. In addition, learn how to have some meibutsu served up hot (or maybe cold) in the local restaurant. After listening, stop by [...]
This seven minute video does an excellent job of showing students the culture and events of the Shang Dynasty using a lecture format. There are many graphics to add depth to the understanding of this period of time in China.
Iran blames U.S./Israel for killing
Jan 12 - Iranian officials blame the U.S. and Israel for the killing of one of the country's nuclear scientists who was blown up in his car on Wednesday. Simon Hanna reports.
Tomato Frog--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Tomato Frog. Tomato frogs (Dyscophus antongilii) live up to their name by possessing a vibrant, orange-red color. Females are much larger than males and have brighter tones of red or orange on their back, with a pale under surface. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help build real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 1 Minute)
A Study of role conflict, role ambiguity, locus of control, job satisfaction and participation in de
This study was an investigation of individual and organizational factors, as perceived by front-line vocational service workers from Adult Rehabilitation Centres (ARC Industries) for mentally retarded adults. The specific variables which were measured included role conflict/role ambiguity (role factors), internal/external locus of control (individual differences), job satisfaction with work and supervision (job attitudes) and participation in deci~ion making (organizational factor). The explorat
Patient Safety Awareness
You could use these materials in one or two day workshops according to space in the curriculum to develop a reflective approach to practice which prioritises safety.
Energy efficiency in the built environment
Professor Peter Guthrie discusses some of the barriers to improving energy efficiency measures in the built environment. He explains that a staggering 75% of existing buildings in the UK were built before 1975 and that the vast majority of these will still be in use in 2050. The technologies to retro-fit these buildings and improve their energy efficiency already exists. What is needed, he argues, is a real-time change of behaviour. Working with the property group Grosvenor on these issues, he e
Instalaciones I. Grado en Ingeniería de Edificación
La asignatura Instalaciones I tiene como objetivo general que el alumno adquiera los conocimientos fundamentales de las instalaciones presentes en la edificación mediante el aprendizaje de los conceptos básicos, la terminología, la teoría y la metodología necesarias para que el alumno sea capaz de entender, plantear y resolver una instalación.
Leaf-Cutter Ant Reproduction
This short video gives excellent real life footage of the reproduction and life cycle of leaf-cutter ants. Atta cephalotes is a leaf-cutting, fungus-growing ant, with one of the most fascinating and complex social systems known to science. Colonies of this leaf-cutter ant species contain millions of individuals, making it possibly the most dominant invertebratein Central and South America. A colony is made up of different classes of ant, known as castes, i
Why Women Won the Nobel Prize - Institute of Politics
With the recent awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to three women leaders, policymakers are beginning to acknowledge that women are essential to peace and security. Six women leaders from Israel, Palestine, Sudan, South Sudan, Afghanistan, and Pakistan--describe how they mobilize for an end to violent conflict. Hear firsthand how women are waging peace within their communities and across conflict lines all over the globe, as well as how decision-makers can draw on underutilized resources and skil
Guide to the Records of the Allegheny County Bicentennial Commission, 1974-1976
This collection contains meeting minutes, correspondence, event planning, guides, and proposals for celebrations of the United States' 1976 bicentennial celebrations coordinated by the Allegheny County Bicentennial Commission, 1974-1976.
Brazzaville 2011 – Cancer du col de l’utérus.
Titre : Brazzaville 2011 – Cancer du col de l’utérus.
Intervenant (s) : Léon Hervé ILOKI (Chef de service de gynécologie – obstétrique – CHU de Brazzaville).
Résumé : Cancer du col de l’utérus : rappels histologiques du col de l’utérus, épidémiologie, histoire naturelle, dépistage et prévention.
Conférence enregistrée lors du séminaire de chirurgie gynécologique niveau 2 : oncologie mammaire et pelvienne à la Faculté des Sciences de la Sa
Titre : Brazzaville 2011 – Cancer du col de l’utérus.
StreetDance 2 3D, Official Trailer, In UK Cinemas March 30th 2012
By: shabbychubi When top street dancer Ash (Hentschel) is laughed off stage by American crew Invincible, he and his best mate Eddie (George Sampson) set off to gather the best dancers from around the world to take them on - with a dance style they weren't expecting. With landmark locations, a spectacular fusion of dance styles and an unparalleled vibrancy, the sequel to STREETDANCE sees our hero fall in love with a beautiful salsa dancer as he discovers the magic, power and passion of dancing
STS.462 Social and Political Implications of Technology (MIT)
This course is a graduate reading seminar, in which historical and contemporary studies are used to explore the interaction of technology with social and political values. Emphasis is on how technological devices, structures, and systems influence the organization of society and the behavior of its members. Examples are drawn from the technologies of war, transportation, communication, production, and reproduction.
Ben Newhouse - Orchestration - Berkleemusic Open House
Learn more about Ben's Orchestration 1 course at: http://bit.ly/AoTnUH Berkleemusic hosted an online Open House with instructor Ben Newhouse, author/instructor of our online courses Orchestration 1 and 2 and Music Composition for Film and TV, on November 14th. Ben Newhouse has worked as a music supervisor and composer on dozens of television shows, films, and stage productions for media corporations including ABC, FOX, MTV, and Disney. He has arranged movie themes, sixties pop music, Broadway
Marsh Fritillary Butterfly--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Marsh Fritillary Butterfly. The marsh fritillary (Euphydryas aurinia) has a highly patterned pale yellowish-brown upperside with orange-brown markings and brown spots, giving a stained glass appearance. The underside is light orange to brown with yellow spots. Females are generally larger than males. The caterpillars measure up to 2.7 centimetres in length and are black in colour with black spines along the back. This is a gr
Earth as Art: A Landsat Perspective
Shows striking photos of Aleutian clouds, the Araca River (Brazil), Atlas Mountains (Morocco), Guinea-Bissau (West Africa), Bolivian deforestation, Parana River delta marshland (Argentina), volcanoes in Chile, the Great Salt Desert in Iran (Dasht-e Kevir), Dragon Lake (Siberia), the Everglades, Ganges River delta, Greenland coast, West Fjords (Iceland), Karman vortices, Kilimanjaro (East Africa), the world's largest glacier (Lambert Glacier), and more.
Why I chose the John Molson MBA - Chakib Saad
http://johnmolson.concordia.ca/mba Chakib Saad graduated from the MBA program at Concordia University's John Molson School of Business. Mr. Saad explains how the John Molson MBA prepared him for a prosperous career outside the laboratory. For more information about the John Molson MBA please visit http://johnmolson.concordia.ca/mba