Hitler's Economics [Day 9 of Robert Wenzel's 30-day reading list that will lead you to become a knowledgeable libertarian, this Mises Daily was originally published August 02, 2003.] For today's generation, Hitler is the most hated man in history, and his reg
[Day 9 of Robert Wenzel's 30-day reading list that will lead you to become a knowledgeable libertarian, this Mises Daily was originally published August 02, 2003.]
For today's generation, Hitler is the most hated man in history, and his reg
Government Medical "Insurance" [Making Economic Sense (1995; 2007)] One of Ludwig von Mises's keenest insights was on the cumulative tendency of government intervention. The government, in its wisdom, perceives a problem (and Lord knows, there are always problems!). The government then int
[Making Economic Sense (1995; 2007)]
One of Ludwig von Mises's keenest insights was on the cumulative tendency of government intervention. The government, in its wisdom, perceives a problem (and Lord knows, there are always problems!). The government then int
This is a game that describes and teaches the mechanisms by which proteins fold to achieve the most desirable configuration.
Boiler Bytes: Nano Days 2012
Purdue University's Discovery Park served as a host site for a nationwide program known as Nano Days. This outreach program enlisted hundreds of University faculty/staff/student volunteers to teach K-12 Indiana students about the "science of the very small."
12.740 Paleoceanography (MIT)
This class examines tools, data, and ideas related to past climate changes as seen in marine, ice core, and continental records. The most recent climate changes (mainly the past 500,000 years, ranging up to about 2 million years ago) will be emphasized. Quantitative tools for the examination of paleoceanographic data will be introduced (statistics, factor analysis, time series analysis, simple climatology).
Mass Murder of Novo-Moskovsk Jews -- Part 1
Natalia Levchenko, who was born in 1929 in Novo-Moskovsk and was living there during the war years, testifies how the Jews from Novo-Moskovsk were collected by the Germans and local policemen on March 24-26, 1942 under the pretext that they would be sent to Palestine. Their personal belongings and valuables were confiscated; some of the Jews was taken by boat across the Samara River to the murder site there. For more information: http://www1.yadvashem.org/untoldstories/database/murderSite.asp?s
Inleiding in de kernfysica Deze bijdrage geeft een overzicht van de ontstaansgeschiedenis van de wetenschappelijke inzichten in de kernfysica. De volgende items komen aan bod:
Deze bijdrage geeft een overzicht van de ontstaansgeschiedenis van de wetenschappelijke inzichten in de kernfysica. De volgende items komen aan bod:
2012: Saida Rasul - Doctor of Laws, honoris causa
Saida Rasul, dentist and former member of SFU's board of governors, is renowned for her community work with the United Way, Outward Bound, Leadership Vancouver, Channel M and many other educational and health institutions. The degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, will be conferred on Dr. Rasul on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at the 9:45 am ceremony. Dr. Rasul's Citation - http://www.sfu.ca/content/dam/sfu/ceremonies/HDRs/honorary-degrees/Citation-Rasul-web.pdf
EAHA Day 5 Session 1: Writing The Plan Lecture
Universities in the Eastern Africa Region have come together to implement an initiative Health Emergency Management Program (HEMP) that will build the capacity of local governments in the region to manage and plan for response to major disasters of public health importance. The Eastern African Region is prone to many natural and technological disasters of different kinds. There is not one nation in the region that is not vulnerable to the devastating effects of these disasters. Many of these dis
Complex Systems 200 - Model Thinking
Models help us to better organize information - to make sense of that fire hose or hairball of data (choose your metaphor) available on the Internet. Models improve our abilities to make accurate forecasts. They help us make better decisions and adopt more effective strategies. They even can improve our ability to design institutions and procedures.In this class, students will be presented with a starter kit of models: starting with models of tipping points. Then moving on to cover models explai
Networks: Theory and Application
SI 508 has been taught in various forms from 2006 to 2008 to masterŐs students at the University of Michigan School of Information. The course covers topics in network analysis, from social networks to applications in information networks such as the Internet. I will introduce basic concepts in network theory, discuss metrics and models, use software analysis tools to experiment with a wide variety of real-world network data, and study applications to areas such as information retrieval.As a ne
Michigan Journal of Social Work and Social Welfare
The Mission of the Michigan Journal of Social Work and Social Welfare is to promote dialogue about knowledge, values, skills, and social justice-related issues by providing students the opportunity to contribute to the social work body of literature. Founded by students at the University of Michigan School of Social Work in 2010, this journal aims to also serve as a forum for students to express their perspectives and their learning in a way that contributes to our profession and is committed to
Iran: The Next War in the Middle East? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Hamid Dabashi | Will the dispute over Iran's potential nuclear proliferation lead to war? Hamid Dabashi is the Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.
Nathan Gray presents "Equilibrating Mechanisms: the Intellectual Companionship of Hume & Smith"
Nathan Gray, Keene State College, discusses "Equilibrating Mechanisms: the Intellectual Companionship of Hume & Smith" at the 13th Annual Summer Institute for the History of Economic Thought conference at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. June 29, 2012
Pilum - en español
A diferencia de la ligera jabalina (arrojada por tropas especializadas en el hostigamiento a distancia) y del hasta (lanza), el pilum es el nombre latino -hyssos, el griego- para un arma arrojadiza pesada, diseñada para ser lanzada con la mano a corta distancia, justo antes del combate cuerpo a cuerpo. (.24)
JFK Orders Resumption of Nuclear Tests
In a March 1962 national address, President John F. Kennedy announces that he has authorized the first U.S. nuclear tests in three years. (01:50)
Inhoudsmaten : Opdrachtfiches voor hoekenwerk Met deze opdrachtfiches kan je een hoekenwerk organiseren rond inhoudsmaten. Leerlingen leren over de liter, de halve liter en anderhalve liter. Maak een box met verschillende flessen, glazen, een maatbeker,... en stop deze fiches bij de …
Met deze opdrachtfiches kan je een hoekenwerk organiseren rond inhoudsmaten. Leerlingen leren over de liter, de halve liter en anderhalve liter.
Maak een box met verschillende flessen, glazen, een maatbeker,... en stop deze fiches bij de …
Behind the Scenes at GoNUxstream - 2011-2012
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Common Reading Program 2012 - A Year of Living Generously
The McMaster Common Reading Program is a great opportunity for First Year Students to share a common reading experience with future classmates and friends. Students registered in this orientation program will participate in on-line discussions about the book and its emerging themes related to university life. This year's book, A Year of Living Generously: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Philanthropy, is a personal and powerful exploration of one man's discovery of what it means to find one'