The Biology of the Language Faculty: Its Perfection, Past and Future
Noam Chomsky, around whose work much of the Syntax series revolves, gives listeners a glimpse into the evolution of his own thinking, with an emphasis on areas of linguistics where computational considerations play a major role.
Chomsky briefly outlines the key components of a biologically based linguistics that be
The Future of Publishing
Nostalgia, anxiety and optimism mix in this panel devoted to imagining what lies ahead for the book, as publishing professionals and others discuss the impact of digital technology on the business.
Small Beer Press, Gavin Grant’s boutique Massachusetts publishing company, “is still in the business of producing pa
How to pronounce each Vietnamese characters.Vietnamese language is based on the latin alphabet, which has 29 letters.
Using Photomerge Style Match
Learn how to use Photomerge Style Match to change the appearance of one image to match the appearance of another image.
Es una asignatura eminentemente práctica. Con ella se pretende que el alumno adquiera unos conocimientos básicos, que le permita abordar proyectos sencillos de automatización de sistemas industriales de eventos discretos; y esté familiarizado con el equipamiento habitualmente empleado en la industria.
If the World is Flat, What are We Still Doing in Cambridge?
At the very moment when “we have to confront the opportunity or challenge of globalization,” says Allan Goodman, higher education appears woefully unprepared. The world is not ‘flat’ for the vast majority of college students.
Only 30 of 192 U.N. member states boast enrollments of international st
UMMC Physician Profile: James W. Russell, M.D., M.S.
This three-minute video introduces viewers to James W. Russell, M.D., M.S., professor of neurology and head of the neuromuscular division within the Department of Neurology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Russell is also a neurologist at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Some of Dr. Russell's special interests include neuromuscular diseases, peripheral neuropathies and treatment of neuropathy in diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance patients. Watch this video to
Men's Basketball Game Highlights: Jan. 01, 2011
Highlights from the Missouri State Men's Basketball game vs. Illinois State on January 01, 2011.
Evolution in Action
10 salamanders look completely different though they are the same species. Leaning to the argument of evolution.
Summary of the Shakespearean Play 'Othello'
This video gives a synopsis, analysis, and discussion of major characters and themes in the play Othello. This video can be used as a great review and discussion started for a high school English class. This is a very helpful video.
Absolute Beginner #1 - Say Hello in Japanese No Matter the Time of Day
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! When you visit Japan, you’ll no doubt run into many friendly Japanese people who will all want to greet you. And of course, being the polite person you are, you’ll want to greet them right back in Japanese. But did you know that there are different Japanese greetings you’ll need to [...]
National Pancake Day: Ideas for Pancakes
Celebrate National Pancake Day on September 26th by making some unusual pancakes that the family can participate and enjoy. This video has some interesting photos of these creations they might be motivating. Here is a simple history and some folklore for the class. http://pancakelovers.com/history/ Run time 01:02.
How to Check Your Skin for Skin Cancer
How to Check Your Skin for Skin Cancer. Part of the series: Cancer Facts. Check your skin for skin cancer by looking for any lump or rapidly changing spot that has multiple colors on the body. Protect against skin cancer by wearing a hat and sunscreen when going in the...
Johns Hopkins Rising to the Challenge
Highlights of Johns Hopkins Rising to the Challenge events, a series of gatherings that give alumni, parents and friends a chance to connect, make new acquaintances and hear how America's preeminent research university and No. 1-ranked hospital are addressing some of today's biggest challenges.