Ping 137: Kinect illusionist, Kintext, R.I.P. XP, Lumias! We got a new set! Well, sorta. We virtually got a new set. We definitely got a new VIRTUAL set Regardless, we are fans...let us know what you think! Here are the top stories this week:
We got a new set! Well, sorta. We virtually got a new set. We definitely got a new VIRTUAL set Regardless, we are fans...let us know what you think! Here are the top stories this week:
SHARE Scholar Edgardo Paredes
Thunderbird School of Global Management SHARE Scholar Edgardo Paredes from Peru describes his path to Thunderbird and his career ambitions. http://www.thunderbird.edu/share
Amazing Octopus Color Transformation
Ever wish you could change shape and color the way the Cyanea octopus can? (02:28)
Office 365 Goes to the Movies Think of how movies would be different if they'd only had Office 365. How can mobsters keep tabs on enemy families? Presence in Lync. How can the beleaguered sheriff keep law and order in the Old West? Shared Outlook calendars. See how in The Office Show Classic Film Festival! They don't make movies like these anymore.
Think of how movies would be different if they'd only had Office 365. How can mobsters keep tabs on enemy families? Presence in Lync. How can the beleaguered sheriff keep law and order in the Old West? Shared Outlook calendars. See how in The Office Show Classic Film Festival! They don't make movies like these anymore.Author(s):
Breakingviews: UK gas reserves potentially tricky
April 19 - Britain may have warmed to fracking, but while shale gas has put the U.S. on the road to self-sufficiency, it may not happen in the UK.
Oasis Earth - (Full Episode)
A shuttle mission to map planet earth might change our perspective of life itself. (47:07)
Shuttle Discovery: Final Flight Over D.C.
April 17, 2012 — In its final journey to its permanent museum home, NASA's space shuttle Discovery makes a flyover above the U.S. capital. NASA coordinated with the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to navigate through the restricted air space over Washington, D.C. (02:09)
Cell Explorer (Interactive)
This interactive activity adapted from the Exploratorium illustrates and describes the role of several important cell structures. Much like organs enable multicellular organisms to function normally, organelles enable cells to obtain and process energy, produce vital proteins, and replicate their genetic material, passing their instructions for life on to the next generation of cells.
Cell Division (Interactive)
This interactive activity adapted from the Exploratorium takes you through a process that is critical to life—cell division. Division enables cells to replicate their genetic material and then create an exact copy of themselves. Explore the individual steps of this process, by which single-celled organisms reproduce and multicellular organisms develop, grow, repair damaged tissue, and reproduce.
Caillou the Paleontologist (Interactive)
Discover what paleontologists do, find dinosaur bones and match each bone with the box containing the same shape. Assemble the dinosaur bones in a museum exhibit, and watch a short animated clip to see what the dinosaur looked like.
Buoyancy Brainteasers (Interactive)
What will it take to make a floating toy sub sink to the bottom of a bathtub? You're sitting in a boat in a pool of water. With you in the boat is a large rock. You toss the rock overboard. Will the pool's water level rise, fall, or stay the same? Which way do you think a helium balloon inside an idling car will move when the driver puts the pedal to the metal? Put your understanding of the factors that influence an object's buoyancy to the test in this interactive brainteaser
Caillou the Gardner (Interactive)
Plant flowers, vegetable plants and trees in this interactive game. Water and prune your plants to make them grow and flourish.
Stroke Treatment Centers: Door to Needle Time - MUSC Health
The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Medical Center is a 650 bed academic hospital located in the area of the country known as the "Stroke Belt". MUSC is a hub for 14 TeleStroke sites throughout South Carolina and is a stroke certified hospital. We take great pride in our stroke treatment centers and programs. Our committed team of physicians, nurses, technicians and rehabilitation specialists truly care about the outcomes of stroke patients that we have the privilege to serve. Th
Pete Seeger "Forever Young"
At 92 years old, Pete Seeger’s version of “Forever Young” by Bob Dylan. Hounded by the McCarthy anti-communists in the 1950′s, the grandfather of modern folk music.
Ironically, driving Pete Seeger underground spawned the interest of a whole generation in protest music, which helped to end the War in Vietnam and defined the 1960s rebellion.
Pete Seeger was a friend of Woody Guthrie and a major inspiration for
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Reading the Riots
Reading the Riots.
A nice cup of tea - Russell Bowes
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.