Mayor Bloomberg briefs on preparations for Hurricane Irene
Aug. 26 - NYC Mayor Bloomberg visits an evacuation center and updates New Yorkers on preparations for Hurricane Irene.
The U.S. Week Ahead: August nonfarm payrolls in focus
Aug. 26 - Investors will be waiting for the U.S. Labor Department to report August job data. Analysts expect the U.S. added 80,000 jobs, but forecast the unemployment rate holding steady at 9.1 percent.
OECD top economist: Global policy makers must do more
Aug. 26 - Pier Carlo Padoan, chief economist for the OECD, reacts to Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech and assesses the outlook for success in resolving the euro zone debt crisis.
The future of Apple without Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs resigned as CEO of Apple Computers on Wednesday. Where does that leave Apple, the company he founded in 1976? Reuters Social Media Editor, Anthony DeRosa talks to John Abell, Wired Magazine's New York Bureau Chief.
Locals explore Gaddafi compound
Aug. 26 - Traffic cops returned to Tripoli's streets and locals hopped into Gaddafi family pools as the city began navigating life without the Libyan leader. Deborah Gembara reports.
Wall St. enjoys first up week in five
Aug. 26 - Summary of business headlines: Stocks posted their first weekly gain in a month; Bernanke quiet on QE3; Hurricane Irene barrels towards populous U.S. Northeast region, bringing with it fears of huge price tag. Conway G. Gittens reports.
Mexico Bank's Carstens expects long-term U.S. slow growth
Aug. 26 - Mexico Central Bank Governor Agustin Carstens says a long period of U.S. slow growth is more likely than the nation slipping back into recession.
High debt levels an intractable problem, says economist
Aug. 26 - Stephen Cecchetti, economic adviser to the Bank for International Settlements, analyzes the problems associated with bringing down excessive levels of government, corporate and consumer indebtedness.
Martin Feldstein: short-term pessimism, long-term optimism
Aug. 26 - Harvard Economist Martin Feldstein analyzes Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's Jackson Hole address and elaborates on why he sees the U.S. economy formally entering recession within the next year.
Don't expect QE3 in September, says Columbia's Hubbard
Aug. 26 - Columbia Business School Dean Glenn Hubbard tells Reuters Insider he doesn't believe the Federal Reserve will announce a major monetary action at its September meeting.
Hurricane Irene boosts retail sales
Aug. 26 - Home and business owners rush to prepare for Hurricane Irene as they buy plywood, flashlights, batteries, pumps and grills - clearing shelves at large and small shops across New York. Jill Bennett reports.
Developing markets relieved no QE3 yet -Korea Central Banker
Aug. 26 - Korean Central Bank Governor Kim Choong-Soo says developing economies are relieved that Fed Chairman Bernanke did not announce a new round of quantitative easing on Friday.
Rod Stewart returns to Vegas
Aug. 26 - Rocker turned crooner Rod Stewart kicks off his musical residency at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Elly Park reports.
East coast boards up ahead of Irene
Aug. 26 - A quarter of a million New Yorkers have been ordered to evacuate areas that could be in Hurricane Irene's path. Deborah Gembara reports.
Authors@Google: Dario Nardi - Neuroscience of Personality
UCLA professor and author, Dario Nardi, has discovered that people of different personality types don't merely rely on different brain regions -- they use their brains in fundamentally different ways. Using colorful anecdotes and brain imagery, Dr. Nardi shares key insights from his lab. Among these insights: how people of different personalities can find and sustain a state of creative flow. This talk is suitable for a general audience including those who have passing familiarity with the Myers
Authors@Google: Penn Jillette
Penn Jillette visited Google's Santa Monica office on August 19, 2011 to discuss his book "God No! Signs You Already May Be an Atheist and Other Magical Tales." This talk took place as part of the Authors@Google series. Warning: This talk contains adult language.
"The Hot Air Show" Episode 7: August 25, 2011
The Clean Air Act and climate change at EPA.
Amyloid Matter, Prion diseases
GBrowse navigation basics
A tutorial on basic navigation in SGD's GBrowse genome browser.
Selecting and viewing data tracks in GBrowse
A tutorial on selecting, viewing and manipulating data tracks in SGD's GBrowse genome browser.