Italy strike adds to debt crisis fears
Sept. 6 - A national strike in Italy and doubts about it and Greece's willingness to push through the austerity demanded by their euro zone partners add to fears that the debt crisis may spiral out of control. Sonia Legg reports.
National Geographic Kids Video Library
Wild, creepy, cute, and slimy animals from puppies and lions to lizards and snakes all do their amazing things and we catch it all on video.
11th Annual Transportation Expo & Snow Plow Roadeo
Commercial for 2011 Transportation Expo & Snow Plow Roadeo being held September 14-15 at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. For more info go to www.purdue.edu/INLTAP
Jensen Harris Walks Us Through the Windows 8 UI Jensen Harris from the Windows User Experience team walks us through how Microsoft reimagined Windows with the new Metro UI in "Windows 8". Be sure to visit BUILDWindows.com for more information on our developer conference.
Jensen Harris from the Windows User Experience team walks us through how Microsoft reimagined Windows with the new Metro UI in "Windows 8". Be sure to visit BUILDWindows.com for more information on our developer conference.
Análisis Real y Complejo
En esta página encontrarás el Programa, la Bibliografía, y diverso Material Docente de esta asignatura correspondiente al primer cuatrimestre del primer curso de la titulación de Ingeniería Técnica de Telecomunicación (Especialidad de Telemática) y que se imparte en la E. U. I. T. Informática de Gijón.Desde esta página pueden descargarse las trasparencias correspondientes a cada Tema. Tema 1: IntroducciónTema 2: Cálculo Diferencial en una variableTema 3: Cálculo Integral en una var
Transforming the Industrial State: The Ultimate Complex System Challenge — Nicholas A. Ashford, Ph About the Presentation The most crucial problem in achieving a more sustainable industrial system is lock-in or path dependency due to (1) the failure to envision, design, and implement policies that achieve co-optimization, or the mutually reinforcing of social goals (economic welfare, environmental quality, and earning capacity), and (2) entrenched economic and political interests that game (and gain from) the present system and advancement of its current trends. It
About the Presentation
The most crucial problem in achieving a more sustainable industrial system is lock-in or path dependency due to (1) the failure to envision, design, and implement policies that achieve co-optimization, or the mutually reinforcing of social goals (economic welfare, environmental quality, and earning capacity), and (2) entrenched economic and political interests that game (and gain from) the present system and advancement of its current trends. It
Annual Report FY11: Thank You, Volunteers
MIT's Alumni Association is supported by more than 9,000 enthusiastic and engaged volunteers. The Alumni Association would like to thank the many volunteers who, over the last year, spent time improving their local communities via Institute connections.
Annual Report FY11: Year in Review
2011 was a great year for the Institute; together, the Alumni Association and volunteers hosted 164 sesquicentennial events--including the 8,000-person Toast to Tech party in Killian Court and the MIT Club of the Blue Ridge's mountain dedication in Virginia. View more highlights from the past year in this short video.
The Future of the United Nations Security Council
2008 has already brought major new challenges for diplomats. The situations in Kenya and Pakistan underline the depths of the problems in Africa and elsewhere. The Security Council and UN peacekeepers were already at historically high levels of activity in 2006-2007. Can they take on any more? NATO, the EU, the US, the Nordics, and Australia and New Zealand also seem to be stretched to the limit. Perhaps it is time for some searching analysis of whether the current machinery for international co
MythBusters - Rubens' Flaming Tube
The mythbusters explain the standing wave in the Ruben's tube. There is a good explanation in this video that describes what causes the wave (01:58).
Texas Wildfires on Sept. 6
Smoke plumes and haze from wildfires across Texas on Sept. 6, 2011 can be seen in this video captured from International Space Station.
The second Space symposium- learning spaces
This presentation discusses the various elements that deem enterprise education spaces as fit for purpose
FACTBOX: NYSE enters the ICE Age
Dec 20 - IntercontinentalExchange struck an $8.2 billion deal to buy NYSE Euronext, a combination that will propel the commodities market powerhouse into European financial futures.
Glaciers, Water and Wind, Oh My!
This hands-on activity explores five different forms of erosion (chemical, water, wind, glacier and temperature). Students rotate through stations and model each type of erosion on rocks, soils and minerals. The students record their observations and discuss the effects of erosion on the Earth's landscape. Students learn about how engineers are involved in the protection of landscapes and structures from erosion. Math problems are included to help students think about the effects of erosion in r
Rate rise cycle halted
Sept. 8 - Jean-Claude Trichet has signalled an end to the cycle of rate hikes, announcing the euro zone inflation risks were no longer skewed to the upside and economic growth would be slow at best. Ciara Sutton reports.
Homogeneous Systems of Linear Equations - Trivial and Nontrivial Solutions, Part 2
Homogeneous Systems of Linear Equations - Trivial and Non-Trivial Solutions, Part 2. In this ten-minute video, the instructor shows how to find solutions to a homogeneous system of linear equations that has non-trivial solutions.
Students are asked to explain how lava is involved in the rock cycle.
Enjoyable worksheet with 26 geography questions whose answers start with each of the letters of the alphabet.
TAO-TRITON Array: Sphere View without Push
This animation was developed for a PBS NOVA episode on El Nino-La Nina.