Independencia de Mexico - Ignacio Rayón (13)
En 1810 Ignacio Rayón se incorporó al movimiento encabezado por Miguel Hidalgo. Destacó como abogado y jefe militar. Fue uno de los impulsores de la Junta de Zitácuaro, la primera representación política del gobierno insurgente. (1:01)
Independencia de Mexico - El sitio de Cuautla (15)
El sitio de Cuautla es uno de los episodios más destacados de las campañas de José María Morelos. Tuvo una duración de 72 días, del 19 de febrero al 2 mayo de 1812. (1:01)
Independencia de Mexico - La ocupación de la ciudad de Oaxaca (16)
Como parte de sus campañas militares, José María Morelos organizó la toma de la ciudad de Oaxaca, en noviembre de 1812. Ahí fomentó la organización de un gobierno bajo los ideales de libertad, justicia e igualdad. (1:01)
AMNH's 17th Annual Halloween Celebration
Celebrate Halloween at the American Museum of Natural History. On Wednesday, October 31, from 4-7 p.m., the Museum's halls will be filled with trick-or-treating, live performances by David Grover and the Big Bear Band, arts and crafts, the Big Nazo puppet troupe, and roaming characters including Curious George, Spiderman, Miffy, Danny's Dinosaur and Spider-man. Teddy Roosevelt, whose journey from young naturalist to Conservation President is highlighted in a new exhibition in the Theodore Roosev
Reuters Today: Japan battles slowdown with surprise easing
Sept. 19 - The Bank of Japan doubles its usual purchases of government bonds in an attempt to weaken the yen and kickstart growth.
Southeast Asia emerging as money magnet
Sept. 19 - As Western economies struggle, Southeast Asia is shaping up as the place where fortunes are made - and stored, with Singapore tipped to overtake Switzerland as the world's wealth management capital.
Joe Stegman: Windows 8 User Interface Joe Stegman talks about creating XAML UI for Windows Store apps. He mentions the flexibility of XAML being accessible from C++, VB and C#, and the great performance you will get out of the engine (which is written in native code). Learn more about the new XAML UI platform at the Windows devcenter and follow Joe’s advice and start Author(s):
Joe Stegman talks about creating XAML UI for Windows Store apps. He mentions the flexibility of XAML being accessible from C++, VB and C#, and the great performance you will get out of the engine (which is written in native code). Learn more about the new XAML UI platform at the Windows devcenter and follow Joe’s advice and start Author(s):
Raising taxes: how hard should it be?
Michigan State University economist Eric Scorsone discusses the arguments for and against Proposal 5, which would require a two-thirds majority of the Michigan Legislature to raise taxes.
Vloeistoffen die in een voertuig gebruikt worden De oliën en brandstoffen voor motorvoertuigen moeten aan strenge eisen voldoen. In deze cursus worden de technische kenmerken nader bekeken.
De oliën en brandstoffen voor motorvoertuigen moeten aan strenge eisen voldoen. In deze cursus worden de technische kenmerken nader bekeken.…
CMU Energy Interview: Karen Clay
Karen Clay is an associate professor of Economics and Policy in CMU's H. John Heinz III College. She discusses her work to understand energy issues from an economic perspective, including the impact of climate change on the U.S. and emerging nations. The Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation at CMU leverages the expertise of more than 100 faculty from across the university to address several complex challenges: • How to use the energy we already have far more efficiently. • How t
The Tradition of Sacred Music
The conference "James MacMillan and the Musical Modes of Mary and the Cross" was organized by Margot Fassler, Keough-Hesburgh Professor of Music History and Liturgy, and Carmen-Helena Téllez, professor of music to coincide with the celebration of the feast of Our Lady of Sorrows, the patronal feast and 175th anniversary of the founding of the Congregation of Holy Cross, It brought together composers, conductors, and scholars of sacred music to discuss, share and perform their work. Among them
Patrick Ball in "O'Carolan's Farewell to Music" 1
This is a performance of "MacCabe's Challenge" at Spreckels Performing Arts Center in Rohnert Park, CA while it was there from January-February 2010. This video includes some harp playing and some monologue. (02:36)
U.S. Morning Call: 16,000 jobs on BofA chopping block
Sep 20 - Bank of America announces it will cut 16,000 jobs this year. And economists forecast a total of 375,000 filings for initial jobless claims this week.
Wealth Strategies: Investors don't own enough stock
Sep 20 - BlackRock's David Cassese says a traditional 60/40 split between stocks and bonds doesn't give enough weight to equities and likes companies growing dividends like Quest Diagnostics and Microsoft.
3XSQ: Samsung going after iPhone 5
Sep 20 - Samsung says it is planning to add the iPhone 5 to its existing patent lawsuits against Apple
U.S. Day Ahead: Oracle results to show tech weakness
Sep 19 - Don't be fooled by Oracle when it reports after the close. It's set to see a fatter profit as IT managers spend their budgets before December, but hardware sales could drop by up to 10%.