Trading at Noon: Wall St. flat on U.S. data
Jan. 12 - Strong bond auctions in Europe buoyed Wall Street stocks, but weaker-than-expected U.S. data and a profit warning from energy major Chevron weighed on sentiment.
Namaqua Chameleon--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a Namaqua Chameleon. Students will enjoy seeing the close up shots of this amazing lizard eating a big insect. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)
Designing is Information and Emotion
It could be stated that designing is a procedure of working out the problems. The point of that procedure is to transform the input data (information about what is demanded) into the system documentation (thing) accomplishing the task. While designing we would like to reach our goal in a certain (reliable) way.
In this video, a teacher demonstrates how to subtract 8.6-5.43 on a white board. The problem is first shown horizontally, and the teacher rewrites it vertically. This is beneficial in showing students how to line up the decimals and to add zero after six in the first number. ( :36)
European Heart Journal- My Cardio Interview: B. Gersh with N. Choudhry and E. Peterson on Post-MI FR
By: OxfordJournals B. Gersh in conversation with N. Choudhry and E. Peterson: Post-MI FREEE- The Impact of Full Coverage for Preventive Medications After Myocardial Infarction on Recurrent Vascular Events.
Snow in Raiderland
Snow falls on the Texas Tech campus on Jan. 9, 2012.
Female Galapagos Land Iguanas Laying Eggs in Volcanic Earth
This short video gives excellent real life footage of several female Galapagos Land Iguanas laying eggs in volcanic Earth. Students will enjoy the close up shots of the females fighting over territory. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections between nature and the classroom. (Less Than 2 Minutes)a
Merkel tells Greece to speed up debt deal
Jan. 9 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy met for the first time this year to discuss boosting growth and jobs in the crisis-hit euro zone, and also warned Greece to speed up debt restructuring. Joanna Partridge reports.
The Year of Egypt's Second Revolution, the Balance Sheet So Far [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Roger Owen | Professor Owen will look at Egypt's Tahrir Square revolution in the light of the revolutions of 1919 and 1952, drawing on them to indicate some of the problems and possibilities ahead. Roger Owen is A J Meyer Professor of Middle East History at Harvard University.
Giving Dolphins A Checkup
The Navy cares for over 100 marine mammals--mainly dolphins and sea lions. The animals are trained to hunt for mines, look for enemy divers and other marine tasks. Veterinarian Cynthia Smith, director of medicine at the National Marine Mammal Foundation in San Diego, Calif., explains the health care program for the Navy's dolphins. (3:28)
BLOSSOMS - Selfish Drivers: Braess’s Paradox and Traffic Planning (English Subtitles) The idea of this lesson is to introduce, in a simplified manner, the so-called Braess’s Paradox by providing simple examples to clarify that the addition of some new roads to a network does not always lead to an improvement in the liquidity of the traffic; in some cases it might even increase the time required to get from one point to another if all drivers are selfish.
The idea of this lesson is to introduce, in a simplified manner, the so-called Braess’s Paradox by providing simple examples to clarify that the addition of some new roads to a network does not always lead to an improvement in the liquidity of the traffic; in some cases it might even increase the time required to get from one point to another if all drivers are selfish.
6.370 Battlecode - 1/9/12
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Gravity and Vertical Motion Problem - Calculus
Gravity and Vertical Motion Problem - Calculus. In this video, a penny is thrown downward from a tower. The Instructor wants to determine how long it takes to hit the ground. (09:56)
David Beckham will be doing a live Google interview on Thursday, January 19th at 9am PST / 12pm EST / 17pm GMT. Watch the interview live on youtube.com/atgoogletalks. As an added bonus, hangout with David directly after, right on his Google+ profile at 10:30am PST / 1:30pm EST / 18:30pm GMT. Add him to your circles now for all the latest updates: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108846998869637201361/
7.2 Graphing Equations
Politics in 60 seconds. Utopia
Dr Lucy Sargisson defines a polical concept in 60 seconds for those with a spare minute to learn something new. This videocast focuses on Utopia as a political concept. Warning: video does contain bloopers and out takes. May 2010 Suitable for Undergraduate study and Community education Dr Lucy Sargisson, School of Politics and International Relations Dr Lucy Sargisson is an Associate Professor of Politics at the University of Nottingham. She is an active member of the profession, serving on
2011 December Commencement
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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 [...]
Extraneous Solutions to Radical Equations
In this video, the instructor discusses extraneous solutions to radical equations. Mr. Khan uses computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' as the instructor fits a lot of information on a dark screen