Science and Religion: Belief or Commitment?
Prof. Peter Lipton (deceased) : Seminar
Berlin, Seventh of November – History in Nonhistorical Fiction: a discussion and reading [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Douglas Cowie | In this series, an historian, a novelist and a literary critic explore the ways in which memory, literature and history shape contemporary Europe. Douglas Cowie is a novelist and lecturer in the English department at Royal Holloway, University of London. This event is part of the Jean Monnet 'Europe Beyond Governance' Lecture Series.
The Environment and Poverty
Dr Paula Clifford : Course
Myths and Truths in Science and Religion: A Historical Perspective
Prof. Ronald Numbers : Lecture
This children's video teaches kids the alphabet using objects that
begin with each letter then goes over the whole alphabet quickly showing just the letter. Lesson page:
Een reisverzekering afsluiten
De student luistert naar een uitleg over reisverzekeringen. Na het beluisteren van het geluidsfragment moet de student: - de betekenis van woorden afleiden uit de context; - de hoofdgedachte uit het gesprek achterhalen; - technieken opsommen die de spreker gebruikt om zijn verhaal boeiend en duidelijk te maken voor het publiek.
The Future of Civic Media A plenary from the 2011 MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference, featuring:
A plenary from the 2011 MIT-Knight Civic Media Conference, featuring:
Tracking the Birth of a Hurricane
UM Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science assistant professor Sharan Majumdar discusses hurricane science and the 2010 NSF PREDICT field experiment to track the birth of a hurricane in the Atlantic.
ART 101-02, Drawing, Fall 2006
The class will provide the student with a working knowledge of traditional drawing materials and approaches. Additionally the instructor will use a variety of open-ended projects to expand the students’ drawing ability (vocabulary) and their ability to solve problems. Hopefully, through the class the student can understand better the role drawing can play in their life.,This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.
U.S. house on the prairie where corporate secrecy thrives
June 28 - A Reuters investigation found that a two-story house in Wyoming is home to more than 2,000 corporations, some of which have played a key role in several questionable international financial schemes.
SIA pay dispute heads for arbitration
June 28 - Singapore Air and its pilots take pay dispute to arbitration court, but agreement with regional carrier SilkAir's pilots reached. Arnold Gay reports.
The day ahead: June 28, 2011
June 27 - The International Monetary Fund's executive board is likely to select French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde as managing director, says Reuters Correspondent Lesley Wroughton.
Shi'ites march in Baghdad pilgrimage
June 27 - Thousands of Iraqi Shi'ites take part in an annual pilgrimage to commemorate the death of Shi'ite holy man Imam Moussa al-Kadhim. Travis Brecher reports.
China's Wen inspects UK honour guard
June 27 - Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao inspects an honour guard ahead of London Summit. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Deutsche Bank's Ackermann says Greek situation critical
June 27 - Deutsche Bank Chief Executive Josef Ackermann says the current situation in Greece is quite critical but adds any private sector deal on involvement in a debt restructuring must not be rushed.
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IDS June 2010 Podcast
1 June 2010
Each month we speak to two people working on development issues across the world, finding out a bit about their work and asking them 'What do you think is the big question that Development Studies needs to answer?'
In it's new programme the UK's coalition government declares that 'business is the driver of economic growth and innovation, and that we need to take urgent action to boost enterprise, support green growth and build a new and more res
Is Viral Marketing Good for You? The role of new media in public health
This forum looked at the ways in which the not-for-profits and public sector can creatively deploy new media technologies and other strategies, to more effectively compete for mind-share on public health issues such as tobacco control, obesity prevention (Running Time 93:44)
TRMM Precipiation Radar Observes Rain Structure of Hurricane Jeanne on September 23, 2004
NASAs TRMM spacecraft is used by meteorologists to understand Hurricane Jeanne. TRMM recorded this view of Hurricane Jeanne on September 23, 2004. The cloud cover is taken by TRMMs Visible and Infrared Scanner(VIRS) and the rain structure is seen by TRMMs Precipitation Radar (PR). It looks underneath of the storms clouds to reveal the underlying rain structure. Blue represents areas with at least 0.25 inches of rain per hour. Green shows at least 0.5 inches of rain per hour. Yellow is at least 1
Wolfe Center Dedication
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