Effect of global recession on Indian agriculture
Title: Effect of global recession on Indian agriculture Authors: Chand, R.; Raju, S.S.; Pandey, L.M. Abstract: This paper asssesses the impact of the global economic slowdown and financial crisis on India's agricultural sector
Nitrogen mineralization in lowland rice soils: the role of organic matter quantity and quality
Title: Nitrogen mineralization in lowland rice soils: the role of organic matter quantity and quality Authors: Sahrawat, K.L. Abstract: Ammonium production in wetland soils and sediments is the key process that impacts nitrogen (N) availability, wetland productivity and environmental quality. Significant relationships between organic matter content and mineralizable N have been reported for diverse groups of wetland rice soils. However, recent research also showed that in soils under intensi
Nursing Excellence: What Magnet Designation Means at MD Anderson
The nurses at MD Anderson Cancer Center are proud once again to have earned the Magnet recognition designation from The American Nurses Credentialing Center. A selection of nurses describe what it means to them to achieve this ranking and what it takes to reach this level of excellence. Read more about nursing innovation at MD Anderson in the spring 2011 issue of Conquest Magazine http://bit.ly/kzGHiV
Thumbnail Treating Uterine Cancer - Dr. Diane Bodurka
Drs. Diane Bodurka and Anuja Jhingran discuss MD Anderson's comprehensive approach to treating uterine cancer. They also share their personal philosophy on caring for patients. Dr. Bodurka believes in treating all patients with respect and compassion. She urges women to "pay attention to their bodies and be proactive for their own health." Learn more about Uterine Cancer treatment at MD Anderson http://bit.ly/lIOSjC
Treating Lymphoma - Dr. Frederick Hagemeister
http://bit.ly/kG2BS3 Lymphoma is the fifth most common cancer and the second fastest growing cancer. Dr. Frederick Hagemeister believes that during treatment, patients should maintain as normal a level of activity as possible to help with the treatment process.
Unlocking the potential of agriculture in north-eastern hill region of India
Title: Unlocking the potential of agriculture in north-eastern hill region of India Authors: Birthal, P.S.
ART 111-01, Photography I, Spring 2005
This course will provide a foundation in the fundamentals of photography. Each student will learn how to shoot, process and print images. Students will be encouraged to explore their abilities to use a camera as a means to communicate visual concepts,This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.
ART 232-01, History of Western Art II, Spring 2005
This course will cover major artists, artistic periods, “masterpieces,” and other works of enduring cultural/social/historical/artistic merit across the history of Western art. We will discuss both European and American art, however there is a clear emphasis on the art of Western Europe. The class requires some reading, a lot of careful looking, writing exercises, and, yes, memorization of names, dates, and titles. Primarily a lecture with some discussion. Paper assignments are based on indi
Are You In Control?
This lesson teaches the engineering method for testing wherein one variable is changed while the others are held constant. Students compare the performance of a single paper airplane design while changing the shape, size and position of flaps on the airplane. Students also learn about control surfaces on the tail and wings of an airplane.
23.06.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Nach fast zehn Jahren Krieg in Afghanistan beginnen die USA im Juli mit dem Abzug ihrer Soldaten aus dem Land. Noch in diesem Jahr solle die Truppenstärke am Hindukusch um 10.000 Mann verringert werden, sagte Präsident Barack Obama in einer vom Fernsehen übertragenen Rede an die Nation. Bis zum Sommer 2012 soll
Pittsburgh (542) with terrain data, x 3 exaggeration.
Pittsburgh (542) with terrain data, x 3 exaggeration. These scenes show Pittsburgh and the countryside around it as seen by the Landsat Thematic Mapper (TM) instrument. Pittsburgh is built around the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers which join in the city to form the Ohio River. The terrain of the area is also shown exaggerated by a factor of three to emphasis terrain features such as the Appalachian Mountains and the river valleys. In the countryside image, north is up, the Mo
Great Zoom out of New York, NY: The World Trade Center
Using data from different spacecraft and some powerful computer technology, visualizers at the Goddard Space Flight Center present you with a collection of American cities in a way you have never seen them before. Starting with our camera high above the Earth, we rush in towards the surface at what would be an impossible speed for any known vehicle. Passing though layers of atmosphere, the colors of our destinations shimmer with their own unique characteristics, and suddenly we find ourselves fl
1.3.7 Models of adjustment
This unit looks at the way people identify and become attached to places, buildings and objects. It also analyses how this attachment can impact on personal well-being. Understanding this is important in assessing the care people of all ages need and how this care should be delivered.
In this unit, you will be hearing and reading about the issues faced by people living in poverty in Britain in 2000. This is intended to give you an understanding of what poverty is like from the perspective of the people themselves, both in terms of the experience of living on a very low income, and some of the effects this has had on their lives. One of the biggest problems facing people living on a very low income is how to afford adequate heating.
La cristallerie du Val Saint-Lambert: beeldmateriaal mondeling beschrijven, begrijpend lezen, schrij
Op het einde van deze les kun je uitleggen hoe kristallen voorwerpen worden gemaakt, welke vakkennis er vereist is en waarom je al dan niet zou deelnemen aan een rondleiding in de kristalfabriek van Val Saint-Lambert.
SeaWiFS: El Nino on a Globe
By monitoring the color of reflected light via satellite, scientists can determine how successfully plant life is photosynthesizing. A measurement of photosynthesis is essentially a measurement of successful growth, and growth means successful use of ambient carbon. Until now, scientists have only had a continuous record of photosynthesis on land. But following three years of continual data collected by the SeaWiFS instrument, NASA has gathered the first record of photosynthetic productivity in
The Highway Code - advice on using the roads safely -- car route: vogue d'emploi
You test your knowledge of the Highway Code. Listen to and read the 'ten golden rules' for behaving in a safe way in traffic.
Developing Your Idea & Making the Perfect Pitch - Bret Siarkowski Q&A
Entrepreneurs event on May 17, 2011 titled "Developing Your Idea & Making the Perfect Pitch."
Chancellor Red Wilson on funding for liberal arts building
A $45.5-million investment by the Ontario government will allow McMaster to build a major new liberal arts building that will be used by more than half the entire student body and improve access to education for under-represented groups such as Aboriginal people, Crown wards and first-generation students. Read more: http://dailynews.mcmaster.ca/story.cfm?id=8082
The skull helps protect the brain. The eyes are set into the orbital sockets. The nose would be located in the upside-down heart-shaped opening, but the nose is mostly cartilage.