Breakingviews: China between rock and hard place with Iran
China's in a tough spot with the Iran nuclear dispute, regardless of whether Beijing steps up oil purchases or joins U.S. sanctions, says Reuters Breakingviews.
"The Talibanization of South Asia: Can it Be Stopped?"
A talk by Pervez Hoodbhoy, Department of Physics, Quaid-e-Azama University. Dr. Hoodbhoy received his bachelor's degrees in electrical engineering and mathematics, master's in solid state physics, and Ph.D in nuclear physics, all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has been a faculty member at the Department of Physics, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad since 1973. He is cha
Schallert Elementary Green Essay Winner
First Place Winner Albert Gonzalez reads his essay for alice24-7.com. This short essay can give students a good idea of how to form a simple essay. Students can listen to the essay and pick out the different parts including: the introduction, the main points, and the conclusion. (01:04)
The Politics of Climate Change: Problems and Solutions
Lord Anthony Giddens gives the opening keynote address to the Oxford Climate Forum, talking about the politics of climate change.
Alphablocks--Phonics /ai/ and Vowels
In this Alphablocks video, young learners will learn about the /ai/ sound in words like hail, snail, fail, pail. Part 2 addresses vowels /a, e, i, o, u/. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review these important phonetic skills in the early childhood classroom. (6:01)
Radio Lingua Network News: 26 September 2008
Happy European Day of Languages to all our listeners! By way of joining in this international celebration of languages and language-learning we're delighted to introduce eight new podcasts today. We're adding Catalan, Danish, French, Japanese, Mandarin and Romanian to our One Minute Languages series; we're introducing our first podcast for English learners - Write Back Soon will help learners master Phrasal Verbs; and we're finally announcing the long-awaited sequel to Coffee Break Spanish: it's
Matemáticas Cero (2012)
En esta asignatura se proporciona material suficiente a los estudiantes que inician estudios de grado en ADE y Economía para que adquieran de manera autónoma conocimientos y habilidades relacionados con las matemáticas que son imprescindibles para cursar sus estudios. El material docente que se proporciona se estructura en resúmenes teóricos, ejemplos, hojas de ejercicios resueltos y listas de ejercicios propuestos. El curso se plantea de manera esencialmente práctica.
U.S. Day Ahead: Expect another tepid jobs report
Oct 4 - IFR says we could see 130,000 jobs created in September - not enough to stop the unemployment rate from rising. Expect President Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney to make some political hay from the stats.