Technical Communication: Design and Production
Learn to design technical documents and publications at Simon Fraser University -- Continuing Studies http://www.sfu.ca/techcomm Technical communication doesn't stop with writing. Simon Fraser University instructor Ellen Ashdown describes an online technical document design course called Design and Production of Technical Publications. The course is part of a Continuing Studies certificate in technical communication—offered entirely online. In the course, you will learn how design relates to
Liquid Assets: How is a Watershed Polluted?
The urban and rural activities of our complex social system aimed toward comfort and progress also have harmful side effects. This segment from a WPSU documentary Liquid Assets describes how the water resources of one city are suffering from these.
Boehner plan likely to pass House: Republican strategist
July 28 - Rich Galen, former communications director to House Speaker Newt Gingrich, analyzes the Tea Party's moves and the growing rift within the Republican caucus.
Variation in DNA Structure and Recognition from the course General Biochemistry and Molecular Biolog
General Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - Fall 2006. This course covers molecular biology of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells and their viruses. Mechanisms of DNA replication, transcription, translation. Structure of genes and chromosomes. Regulation of gene expression. Biochemical processes and principles in membrane structure and function, intracellular trafficking and subcellular compartmentation, cytoskeletal architecture, nucleocytoplasmic transport, signal transduction mechanisms, and c
Energy resources: Geothermal energy
Energy from sources other than fossil and nuclear fuels is to a large extent free of the concerns about environmental effects and renewability that characterise those two sources. Each alternative source supplies energy continually, whether or not we use it. This unit considers one of these alternative sources, geothermal energy derived from the interior heat of the Earth, and the potential for this alternative to supplant fossil and nuclear fuel use to power social needs fast enough to avoid th
Funeral for Libyan rebel leader
July 30 - Libyan rebels mourn the loss of their leader Abdel Fattah Younes, but vow to carry on. Julie Noce, reports.
Mom: The Light
What to Eat When You Have Diabetes
What to eat when you have diabetes - Guest Sam Talbot discusses diabetes and how to balance a diabetic diet. (03:28)
Diabetes and Adolescence
How to Educate And Advice Adolescents With Diabetes - Learn how to educate and advice adolescents with diabetes. (02:14)
Econ 100B - Lecture 33 - Economic Analysis--Macro
Economics 100B - Spring 2007. A study of the factors which determine national income, employment, and price levels, with attention to the effects of monetary and fiscal policy.
The Hallelujah Flight
Social and Political Structures of Early Modern Europe - European Civilization from the Renaissance
An introduction to European history from around 1500 to the present. The central question that the course addresses is how and why Europe-- a small, relatively poor, and politically fragmented place-- became the motor of globalization and a world civilization in its won right. Put differently how did �western� become an adjective that, for better and often for worse, stands in place of �modern.� Our approach will be broadly cultural, i.e. it approaches politics, economics, social life,
HoloGlobe: Draining the Pacific Ocean
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.