From C to C: Chinese Canadian Stories of Migration
SFU's Teaching and Learning Centre has won a Leo Award for best one-hour documentary program for its documentary From C to C: Chinese Canadian Stories of Migration, produced and directed by Jordan Paterson. This clip is an interview selection with Bill Wong of Modernize Tailors (est. 1913) in Vancouver's Chinatown ( http://www.modernizetailors.blogspot.com/ ) Bill reflects on a poem his father taught him to remember his ancestral village in Taishan, China. The film has been nominated for the
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Politics, the Economy and the Media.
The JOURNAl takes an in-depth look at the news of the week to sort out the media-frenzied hype from the facts the public needs to know. Factcheck.org's Kathleen Hall Jamieson and ON THE MEDIA's Brooke Gladstone dissect the campaign coverage. And, Georgetown University's legal and finance scholar Emma Coleman Jordan looks behind the headlines, and the politics, of the Wall Street bailout debate on the Hill and on Main Street. Plus, find out how you can make sure that you're voting-reading for t
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Syrians return to Kobani after Kurds win back border town
Refugees from Kobani gather at a Turkish border crossing waiting to return home after Kurdish militia regained control of the strategic border town. Nathan Frandino reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and
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21H.206 American Consumer Culture (MIT)
This class examines how and why twentieth-century Americans came to define the "good life" through consumption, leisure, and material abundance. We will explore how such things as department stores, nationally advertised brand-name goods, mass-produced cars, and suburbs transformed the American economy, society, and politics. The course is organized both thematically and chronologically. Each period deals with a new development in the history of consumer culture. Throughout we explore both celeb
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ScienceCasts: The Sound of Earthsong
A NASA spacecraft has recorded eerie-sounding radio emissions coming from our own planet. These beautiful "songs of Earth" could, ironically, be responsible for the proliferation of deadly electrons in the Van Allen Belts. (04:09)
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コースに「Basic Of Information Processing(2012年度 岡田 義広 准教授)」を追加しました。(2013年07月22日)
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Published a new course: Fluid Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer
Just published a new bachelor course Applied Earth Sciences: Fluid flow, heat and mass transfer.  The course is from Bill Rossen, the best teacher of 2013 The course “Fluid Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer,” course number ta3220, is third-year BSc course in the program of Applied Earth Sciences at Delft University of Technology. Students in […]
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Registration for 2 new DelftX MOOCs opened
The registration for two new DelftX MOOcs is open. These two courses will start in March and April of 2014. Register now. Next Generation Infrastructures – Part 1 Explore the complexity and challenges of infrastructure systems (Transport, Energy, IT/Telecom and Water) in the 21st century. In September part 2 will start. There we will focus […]
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Professor Wyn Grant Discusses UK Election Politics
In the year of a General Election, Professor Wyn Grant from the Department of Politics and International Studies discusses the complexities of UK election politics
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The Story of India- Liberation and Freedom (pt.5)
This documentary traces Indian history through the occupation by the
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Aquarium of the Pacific DHTV YS Promo (Short version for break)
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Do you want to improve your ability to divide one number by another without having to rely on a calculator? This unit will help you get to grips with division and give you some practice in dividing numbers.

You don’t need to complete the whole unit if only certain sections are relevant to you. I start with the basics, where you’ll have the opportunity to get some practice in dividing small numbers in your head. Then I deal with dividing bigger numbers and decimals. If you are confid
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Engineers Continue Pushing Orion Parachute System to Its Limits
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Preview of MSU 360.24 Documentary: A Day in the Lives of Spartans
On November 6, 2013, hundreds of Michigan State University Spartans around the world captured their world in videos and photos. For 24 hours, they recorded ordinary and extraordinary moments. Together, these moments tell the story of a single day in the lives of Spartans. Original music: The Bard Owls -- "No Tracks." View the full 360.24 documentary at http://msu.edu/24.
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Computational biology of cancer
By: nsf Endometrial cancer affects 48,000 women per year in the United States. For patients with tumors greater than two centimeters in diameter, the effected organ(s) and lymph nodes may be surgically removed. Yet post-surgery analysis shows that only 22 percent of patients had metastasis, meaning 78 percent of these surgeries may have been unnecessary. How can doctors predict which patients need surgery? Mathukumalli Vidyasagar discusses how new computational algorithms from National Science
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