This case study is one of ten case studies being conducted as part of a larger research project on Diversity and Equity
Les bases génétiques de l'évolution humaine (audio)
Aucun élément du patrimoine génétique humain n'est spécifiquement propre à notre espèce. Nos gènes, nos chromosomes, nos cellules et nos ADN sont les mêmes que ceux des autres êtres vivants, d'autant plus partagés que ces derniers sont nos plus proches parents. Ces comparaisons nous obligent à une grande modestie quant a la spécificité humaine, qui réside ailleurs. Si elles ont des conséquences en matière d'éthique, notre société ne semble pas en être consciente. A un au
Qu'est-ce que la vie ? (video)
Longtemps savants et philosophes ont cherché à élucider la nature de la vie. L'idée de vie suggérait l'existence de quelque substance ou de quelque force spéciale. On pensait que la "matière vivante", comme on disait alors, différait de la matière ordinaire par une substance ou une force qui donnait des propriétés particulières. Et pendant des siècles, on a cherché à découvrir cette substance ou cette force vitale. En réalité la vie est un processus, une organisat
Giant Rashba-type spin splitting in bulk BiTeI
By: taku S. Bahramy (Riken)
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
New Frontiers in two dimensional electron systems
Buenos Aires, Argentina - Nov 23 - 25, 2011
Inside North Korea
Go undercover with National Geographic correspondent Lisa Ling as she journeys into mysterious and reclusive North Korea. (I believe this may be a clip from a longer video.) (04:19)
Famous throughout the world for his early co-authored work Getting to Yes and as a Law Professor and founder of the Harvard Negotiation Project in 1979, Roger Fisher has via his practice and practical scholarship been a reluctant, but very influential &a
21A.110 Anthropological Theory (MIT)
This course introduces students to some of the major social theories and debates that inspire and inform anthropological analysis. Over the course of the semester, we will investigate a range of theoretical propositions concerning such topics as agency, structure, subjectivity, history, social change, power, culture, and the politics of representation. Ultimately, all theories can be read as statements about human beings and the worlds they create and inhabit. We will approach each theoretical p
4.411 Building Technology Laboratory (MIT)
In this class, concepts of building technology and experimental methods are studied, in class and in lab assignments. Projects vary yearly and have included design and testing of strategies for daylighting, passive heating and cooling, and improved indoor air quality via natural ventilation. Experimental methods focus on measurement and analysis of thermally driven and wind-driven airflows, lighting intensity and glare, and heat flow and thermal storage. Experiments are conducted at model and fu
The quadruple bottom line: Nonprofit Housing Organizations in the United States [VO] / Rachel Bratt
The quadruple bottom line: Nonprofit Housing Organizations in the United States: Variations, Vitality, and Values [VO] / Rachel Bratt. In "Mixité : an urban and housing issue? Mixing people, housing and activities as urban challenge of the future", 23ème colloque international de l'European Network for Housing Research (ENHR), organisé par le Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Solidarités, Sociétés, Territoires (LISST) à l'Université Toulouse II-Le Mirail,
Male Giant Panda Bear Dust Bathing
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a male Giant Panda dust bathing. 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)
Polar Bear Moving Over Thin Ice and Swimming Between Ice Floes
This short video gives excellent real life footage of a large polar bear in its natural habitat walking and moving over thin ice and swimming between and under large ice chunks. Students will get a close up view of the polar bear swimming under water. 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)
The economy in 2012
Dec. 28 - Top economists offer their forecasts for jobs, housing, and the euro zone crisis for 2012. Jill Bennett reports.
Meet Sharif Abdel Kouddous: Confronting The Challenges Reporting on Egypt's Revolution
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/egypt-revolution-continues-cairo
After reporting from Cairo during the 18-day uprising, Sharif Abdel Kouddous returns to Egypt with Nicole Salazar to cover the ongoing struggle for democracy, social justice and economic reform. Here he discusses the issues that still persist after the fall of Hosni Mubarak.
This report is part of Pulitzer Center-sponsored project "Egypt: The Revolution Continues" (http://bit.ly/uPslk4) by Sharif Abdel Kouddous.
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15.389A Global Entrepreneurship Lab: Asia-Pacific (MIT)
15.389A Global Entrepreneurship Lab: Asia-Pacific enables teams of students to work with the top management of global start-ups and gain experience in running, and consulting to, a new enterprise outside the United States. The focus is on start-ups operating in emerging markets throughout the world, with a special focus on the Asia-Pacific region. The course combines an internship in a growing firm with in-class discussions of the issues and policies that affect the climate for innovation and st
Cause and effect writing: What it looks like and who reads it
Students examine the causes and effects presented in a brochure called "Ozone: The Good and the Bad." They also examine the language of the brochure with regard to audience appropriateness. Students then write their own brochures examine their classmates' brochures for cause and effect and for audience appropriateness.
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