Reading Rainbow: Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin
Music and orchestras are profiled in this tuneful show. The episode soon gets rhythmic when LeVar introduces the viewers to the theatrical percussion group, Stomp. Gregory Hines reads Zin! Zin! Zin! a Violin, a counting story that mentions all the different types of instruments that are played in bands and orchestras and the kinds of groups they make based on many play at once. (28:21)
William Shakespeare Profile
Baptized on April 26th, 1564 (with his actual birth date unknown), William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright. The Bard is often considered the English language's greatest writer and was definitely one of the most influential. Many of his plays have been translated into all the world's major languages and the most notable of these include "Hamlet," "King Lear," and "Macbeth". In this WatchMojo.com video, William Shakespeare is profiled. (0:50)
God and the Multiverse
Revd Dr Rodney Holder : Talk
Journeys in Indigo
Dr Jenny Balfour-Paul, honorary research fellow at the University of Exeter and fellow at the Royal Geographical Society and the Explorers Club, tells a compelling story of indigo, the world's oldest, most magical and best-loved dye.
UA Students Find Jobs at Campus Fair
University of Arizona Career Services hosted its annual job fair at the Student Union Memorial Center, allowing employers to connect with students looking for part-time work.
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Why Did You Choose SUNY Oswego?
Freshmen moving onto campus for fall 2011 told Jeff Rea of the Public Affairs Office why they chose SUNY Oswego.
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.
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.
Andrew J. Bacevich
Is an imperial presidency destroying what America stands for? Bill Moyers sits down with history and international relations expert and former US Army Colonel Andrew J. Bacevich who identifies three major problems facing our democracy: the crises of economy, government and militarism, and calls for a redefinition of the American way of life. "Because of this preoccupation with the presidency," says Bacevich, "the president has become what we have instead of genuine politics, instead of genuine