District of Literature Festival - Morning Session
A day-long celebration reflecting DC's literary past, present, and future (morning session). Speakers included Dolores Kendrick, A.B. Spellman, Tony Medina and Shakeema Smalls. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6261
Acclaimed artist Jim Dine donates collection to Museum of Art/WSU
PULLMAN, Wash. - Washington State University's Museum of Art announced today that it received an unprecedented gift of more than 200 fine art prints from internationally acclaimed artist Jim Dine. The gift—valued at nearly $2 million—creates the largest permanent collection of Dine prints at a university in the world. For more about this story, click here: https://news.wsu.edu/2014/06/10/acclaimed-artist-jim-dine-donates-collection-to-museum-of-artwsu/#.U5aOg5RdUto
Dsp00108-Averaging Time Series
R.G. (Dick) Baldwin
Baldwin begins with a discussion of averaging time series, and ends with a discussion of spectral resolution, covering several related topics in between.
Putin, Ukraine leader break ice at D-Day event
June 6 - The leaders of Russia and Ukraine hold first talks Friday since Moscow annexed Crimea, discussing ways to end their conflict in a brief encounter. Deborah Lutterbeck reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and in
Get a Grip: Cell Biomechanics in Cardiovascular Health
Our cardiovascular system depends on active cells that stretch, contract and twitch to keep our bodies healthy. These cells create blood clots when we have an injury to prevent blood loss and help pump blood through our bodies during exercise. By studying the biomechanics of these cells, mechanical engineers and physicians at the UW are finding lifesaving solutions that improve blood clotting to help us heal from traumatic injuries. Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor Nate Sniadecki and B
First video to show "black box" at Ukraine crash site
Video shows flight data recorder being recovered from crash site of flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine. Jillian Kitchener reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 years, Reuters has maintai
Damon Sims, Vice President, Student Affairs - Penn State
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Virtual Maths - Shapes, Space and Measure, Theodolite Survey simulation
Simulation of using a thodolite to calculate the height of a building.
Speaking Truth to Monetary Power
Until Ron Paul raised the issue at the national level in 2007, the Federal Reserve System had been treated with the kind of lazy indifference or
acquiescence with which the public gradually comes to accept any institution of long standing. To be sure, most of the public still treats it that way.
They have not lost sufficient confidence in the so-called experts, despite the debacle o
Until Ron Paul raised the issue at the national level in 2007, the Federal Reserve System had been treated with the kind of lazy indifference or acquiescence with which the public gradually comes to accept any institution of long standing. To be sure, most of the public still treats it that way. They have not lost sufficient confidence in the so-called experts, despite the debacle o
Duke Medicine Profiles: Betty C. Tong, MD, MHS, MS
Get to know Duke's cancer doctors.
A 21st Century BBC [Audio]
Speaker(s): Diane Coyle | Acting BBC Trust Chair Diane Coyle considers how the BBC can meet the challenge of providing a universal service while media channels proliferate and its audience becomes more and more diverse. She will also examine the BBC's relationship with the state and ask how its independence is best protected. Born and raised in the North West, Diane was educated at Oxford and Harvard, where she did a PhD in economics. She has worked as an economist and journalist. Economics edit
Importance of Teaching Your Child Two Languages
This four-minute interview is about some advantages of being able to communicate in two languages. There is no data given as to the research, but it is referred to a number of times. In general, this is an overview that might be of value to parents on younger children.
Duke Medicine Profiles: Jay A. Baker, MD
Get to know Duke's cancer doctors.
Walt Wilczynski discusses research on the responses by non-mammals to signals during mating competit
By: nsf Walter Wilczynski of Georgia State University is researching how non-mammals signal one another in mating competitions, and how these signals influence the behavior of individual males and females. According to Wilczynski's research, an individual's behavioral responses to such signals and whether it loses or wins a mating competition may modify its brain in ways that may influence its future behavior.
Panel: How to Change the Tide for TB/HIV-Moderators: Jerry Ellner, Sarah Fortune
Day 2, Part 6: HU CFAR Annual Symposium The HU CFAR Annual Symposium was held at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard and featured international and local experts in the field of HIV/TB research.
Ancient Civilizations of the Americas by Anna Guengerich 1.22.2015
Watch video of Osher Lifelong Learning Institute winter term on January 22nd, “Ancient Civilizations of the Americas”, Anna Guengerich, Ph.D., Anthropology
Jeff Gold Inaugural Lecture - The Leader's Conundrum or 'You cannot lift yourself up by your own shi
The aim of the lecture will be to do demonstrate the need to challenge continuing traditional images of leaders, often depicted at the apex of things, on top of a hill or at the centre of a complex web of activity. I will argue that those nominated as leaders MUST become aware of what I will call the leader's conundrum and complement their inspiration with 99 x perspiration. To appreciate this call, attendees to the lecture as respectfully asked to do the following just before the lecture: a.
Duke University Commencement 2014 Timelapse
A timelapse of Wallace Wade Stadium from the Duke University Commencement ceremony, May 11, 2014. Time-lapse photography: Duke Photography http://www.dukephoto.duke.edu/ Alma Mater performed by: Colin Thomas Beazley, Samantha A. Giugliano, Brandon Abraham Levy, Shikha Nayar, Elizabeth Ann Wiley Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Science Kyle Patricia Karnuta, Andrew Thomas Klingner, Ariel Daphne Shpigel, Jacob Willis Tobia Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Arts Christopher Will
Millis lecture 4 part A
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Using Google News Timeline for Genealogy & Family History
This podcast shows how to use Google News Time line as a way to enhance family history research. It is an ideal tool for people who want to further their genealogy research. Lisa Louise Cooke, host of
the popular Genealogy Gems and Family History: Genealogy Made Easy podcasts at http://www.genealogygems.tv shows you how to use the Google News Timeline step by step to learn more about your family tree. (9:05)