The Water Cycle
This animation shows one molecule of water completing the hydrologic cycle where water is transferred from the oceans through the atmosphere to land and then back to the oceans. (1:23)
Damaged at Sea.
Antarctic cruise ship the Clelia II is heading to a port, after experiencing engine troubles in the high sea. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
Proselytism and Religious Freedom: (Keynote Debate with Jose Casanova, Gerard Bradley)
In the context of a globalizing world marked by the freer flow of people and ideas, proselytism has become increasingly controversial. On March 3, 2010, the Berkley Center sponsored a day-long symposium on proselytism and religious freedom in the 21st century. Experts from a variety of scholarly and policy fields investigated the theological, legal, and political implications of the missionary impulse.
Group 2 - Cybercrime Video Interview
Group 2 - Cybercrime Video Interview - Mike Barton and Elisabeth Coskun and Hemant Khatri and Jack Turner Keywords:Info2009
A Web-quiz On Health and Safety - INFO2009 - Group 18
A Web-quiz On Health and Safety - INFO2009 - Group 18 - Jakob Forst Aungiers and Adam Thomas and Nathan Padoin and Antria Orfanidou Keywords:Health
www.areyoustealing.eu - Matthew Potts and Jonathan Hargest and Dominic Gauvin and Christopher Orchard and Edward Knowles Keywords:UNSPECIFIED
INFO2009 - Group 10 - An Interactive Quiz on Copyright
INFO2009 - Group 10 - An Interactive Quiz on Copyright - Barnaby Gale and Kirti Khushalani and Alexandr Goncharov and Ruxandra Geana Keywords:UNSPECIFIED
An Interactive Tutorial on Whistleblowing
An Interactive Tutorial on Whistleblowing - James Brierley and Joseph Conway and Rodrigo Escobar Barreto and Changhai Han and Thomas Smith Keywords:Whistleblowing
2 The biology of prions
The furore surrounding the so-called ‘mad cow’ diseases is an important and controversial episode of recent years. Although it peaked several years ago, the topic is still of great medical significance, influencing the way members of the public think about and experience science and scientists.
1.5.2 Late-onset multifactorial disorders
This Unit looks at three different uses of genetic testing: pre-natal diagnosis, childhood testing and adult testing. Such tests provide genetic information in the form of a predictive diagnosis, and as such are described as predictive tests. Pre-natal diagnosis uses techniques such as amniocentesis to test fetuses in the womb. For example, it is commonly offered to women over 35 to test for Down's syndrome. Childhood testing involves testing children for genetic diseases that may not become a p
013 Hilary: The Square Well
Thirteenth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010
What makes La Bella Principessa a genuine Leonardo Da Vinci portrait?
Martin Kemp discusses 'La Bella Principessa', a profile portrait of a Milanese lady, a newly rediscovered work by Leonardo Da Vinci. In this podcast, Martin Kemp discusses some of the characteristics of the painting that make it a Leonardo
017 Einstein-Podolski-Rosen Experiment and Bell's Inequality
Seventeenth lecture in Professor James Binney's Quantum Mechanics Lecture series given in Hilary Term 2010
The Mexican-American War
Timeline of the Mexican-American War. Not much depth or cause and effect, but good images.
Michael Lowy: "Ecosocialism and Democratic Planning" MICHAEL LOWY is emeritus Research Director at the National Center for
Scientific Research (CNRS) and lectures at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes
en Sciences in Paris. He is the author of over 200 articles and book
chapters, as well as numerous books, including Romanticism against the
Tide of Modernity (with Robert Sayre), The International Ecosocialist
Manifesto (with Joel Kovel), Fire Alarm: Reading Walter Benjamin’s “On
the Concept of History,” and The
MICHAEL LOWY is emeritus Research Director at the National Center for
Oldest computer made from Lego
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2010/12/worlds-oldest-computer-recreated-in-lego.html See how an ancient computer was recreated using Lego
Fashion Guest Speaker: Otto Von Busch - Haktivism and Fashion
Otto von Busch is a haute couture heretic, fashion renegade and DIY-demagogue exploring ways to hack the operating system of fashion. His received his PhD in fashion design from Göteborg University (Sweden). He explores with hands-on projects, how participatory practices can render fashion inclusive, yet still exclusive. To realize this he draws on the practice and tactics of hacking, fan fiction, liberation theology and development practice with which he forges an alliance. They all share an a
Chantal Akerman: Moving through Time and Space
This exploration/homage arrives in the form of a lecture/conversation, breaking some conventions, not unlike the object/subject of the event, Chantal Akerman, filmmaker and video artist. Two Akerman experts discuss her work in the kick-off event to an exhibition at MIT’s List Visual Arts Center.
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