Berlin 1961: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the most dangerous place on earth
Jim Ledbetter and Fred Kempe discuss the Berlin Crisis of 1961.
Felix Salmon names the new IMF head
Felix Salmon names his picks for the new Managing Director of the IMF.
Fluid creates magnetic sculptures
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/04/ferrofluid-sculptures-reveal-magnetic-fields.html
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn20335-earth-is-shaped-like-a-lumpy-potato.html
Colour fast hologram
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/onepercent/2011/04/quantum-effect-fuels-colour-fa.html
Performance 15: On Line/Xavier Le Roy Feb 2, 5 & 6, 2011
For more information, please visit http://MoMA.org/online In conjunction with the exhibition On Line: Drawing Through the Twentieth Century Video directed by Ben Coccio. Cinematography by Cal Robertson. Produced by Professor Bright Films © 2011 The Museum of Modern Art, New York Over the last decade, choreographer Xavier Le Roy (French, born 1963) has opened up new perspectives in the world of dance. Trained as a molecular biologist, he approaches his work scientifically, starting with a singl
SPICE Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis
[Recorded: February 23, 2011] The SPICE (Simulation Program with Integrated Circuit Emphasis) circuit simulator program celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. SPICE was born as a class project at UC Berkeley and first released in 1971. This lecture is a roundtable discussion with Kim Hailey, Ken Kundert, Larry Nagel, Ron Rohrer who were responsible for the creation and world-wide propagation of this invaluable and universally used software program. Topics will include the origins, evolution,
Leading@Google: Joseph Grenny
Joseph Grenny spoke to Googlers in Mountain View on April 14, 2011 about the book he co-authored: Change Anything: The New Science of Personal Success. About Change Anything: "A stunning new approach to how individuals can not only change their lives for the better in the workplace, but also their lives away from the office, including (but not limited to) finding ways to improve one's working relationship with others, one's overall health, outlook on life, and so on. For example, why is it th
Professor Hanna Yablonka - Choosing to Go Forward
Professor Hanna Yablonka - Historian, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel: After the Shoah- Choosing to Go Forward The 6th International Conference on Holocaust Education Teaching the Shoah -- Fighting the Racism and Prejudice Day 3 -- Thursday, July 10, 2008 Building a Better World -- The Legacy of the Survivors and Celebrating Israel in its 60th Year http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/conference/2008/index.asp
Qualitative contribution of a vr-system to architectural design: Why we failed?
The paper exposes the development of a Virtual-Reality system for modeling timber structures, and evaluations with students about its contribution to the architectural project.
Social Enterprise Education for Health Care Professionals
This case study outlines a project to embed social enterprise activities in the Faculty of Health inter-professional learning curriculum
Capital Markets CMU at the 2014 Tony Awards Creatividad en Educación Hap by Thomas Hardy (read by Tom O'Bedlam) Bayeux Cathedral service marks D-Day landings Guide to the George P. Firth Collection on the Office and Professional Employees International Union Guide to the Records of the Pittsburgh Club, 1879-1988 Guide to the Papers of K. Leroy Irvis, 1946-1995
Interviewed by host John O’Donnell, Peter Klein discusses income inequality cause and effect, role of Fed intervention in capital markets, malinvestment in boom-bust cycles, and the 99% vs the 1% myth. Klein also discusses why boomers are working longer and the impact of youth joining the workplace.
Highlights of Carnegie Mellon University at the Tony Awards on June 8, 2014, including alumni nominees, presenters and performers, and the announcement of the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre Education co-created by CMU and the Tonys. Carnegie Mellon University is the exclusive higher education partner of the Tony Awards. As part of the collaboration, the two organizations launched the Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre Education, the first national recognition program to honor kinderga
Ponencia (formato TED) para las Escuelas de Verano 2014 de Escuelas Católicas
The language is archaic. Here it is in colloquial form. Hap means luck or fortune. "If some god told me that he caused my misfortunes for his own amusement, then that would bring me some relief. At least I'd know that I'd done nothing to deserve my misery. But I know this isn't true. It just happens that my pleasure has led to pain and my hopes were unfulfilled. It's a matter of lucky and I was unlucky. I might have had a life of happiness instead." In Hardy's day the church was an im
Normandy veterans, Britain's Prince Charles and world leaders attend service at Bayeux cathedral in France to mark 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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
George P. Firth, a Pittsburgh resident, was a representative of the Office and Professional Employees International Union during the 1960's through the mid 1970's. Firth represented unions in various Mid-Atlantic and Midwestern states. The collection contains organizational records, publications, news clippings, and leaflets that Firth produced and collected as result of his affiliation with the Office and Professional Employees International Union.
The Pittsburgh Club began in 1879 as a social club for businessmen in downtown Pittsburgh. This collection consists of several volumes of minutes taken from meetings, scrapbooks, club artifacts, and photographs.
The Papers of K. Leroy Irvis document the life of one of Pennsylvania's prominent politicians. Among his achievements, Irvis was elected Speaker of the House in 1977, the only African-American to hold the position in the United States at that time. The collection contains a wide variety of material, including correspondence, legislative material, interviews, photographs, publications, and campaign literature.
CMU at the 2014 Tony Awards
Creatividad en Educación
Hap by Thomas Hardy (read by Tom O'Bedlam)
Bayeux Cathedral service marks D-Day landings
Guide to the George P. Firth Collection on the Office and Professional Employees International Union
Guide to the Records of the Pittsburgh Club, 1879-1988
Guide to the Papers of K. Leroy Irvis, 1946-1995