Public health care takes measures against smoking
At the completion of this chapter you will be able to understand the steps taken against smoking. While understanding the text, you will be listening for specific information. By using the correct tenses and expression, you will place certain decisions into the future.
Drugs and their effects
There are many illegal drugs in existence. These drugs are often dangerous to create and extremely harmful to the human body. Drugs are addictive and can ultimately cause death if drug abuse or over-dosages occur.
The right to strike?
By the end of this lesson you will be able to explain what the right to strike means and what the limits are. You will be able to gather information, summarize it and pass it on.
Matrix Concepts -- Explanations
This module introduces basic properties of matrices: concepts, multiplication by a constant, addition and subtraction, and setting two matrices equal to one another.
Marshall Space Flight Center Wakes STS-135 Crew
The STS-135 Flight Day 2 wakeup music was "Viva la Vida" performed by Coldplay, a song picked by STS-135 Pilot Doug Hurley. The song was accompanied by a special good morning message recorded by employees at NASA's Marshall Spaceflight Center in Huntsville, Ala., the NASA center that has managed the space shuttle's solid rocket boosters, main engines and external tank throughout the program's history.
STS-135 Daily Mission Recap - Flight Day 2
A video recap of flight day 2 of the STS-135 mission of space shuttle Atlantis to the International Space Station
"Topics in Theoretical Computer Science: An Algorithmist's Toolkit, Fall 2009"
" This course covers a collection of geometric techniques that apply broadly in modern algorithm design."
Reading comprehension: De ontwikkeling van het wiel
At the end of this unit you can understand a text about the invention of the wheel.
Lees- en spreekoefening: Het is bijna zover!
Na dit hoofdstuk kan je je uitdrukken in een kledingszaak. Je kan ook meedelen wat er mis is met de kleding die je past.
Drawer trasformazione della famiglia italiana: an Italian family
At the completion of this Unit you will be able to understand people who talk about their home situation. You will first read the word list and then fill in the words at their correct place in a text. Then, you will answer true and false questions. Next, you will listen to a report and note the synonyms in the sentences. You will then again fill in words in a text and lastly complete an exercise in conjunctions.
Ci vado in macchina!: I will get there by car
You will first listen to a dialogue between mother and daughter, who are discussion the best mean of transportation. You will also pay attention to the correct pronunciation. Then you will look at the theory of ci and ne, and make the correct choices. Next, you will look at the train schedule and answer verbally asked questions. You will then explain how to get there.
Cairo activists block government building
July 10 - Egyptian demonstrators holding a sit-in in Cairo's Tahrir Square shut down an important government building and vow to escalate the protests until their demands are met. Simon Hanna reports.
Authors@Google Presents William Bennett Turner: Figures of Speech
Recounting controversial First Amendment cases from the Red Scare era to Citizens United, William Bennett Turner shows how we've arrived at our contemporary understanding of free speech. His strange cast of heroes and villains, some drawn from cases he litigated, includes Communists, Jehovah's Witnesses, Ku Klux Klansmen, the world's leading pornographer, prison wardens, dogged reporters, federal judges, a computer whiz, and a counterculture comedian. Figures of Speech offers a brief and insight
Hurricanes as Heat Engines
As water vapor evaporates from the warm ocean surface, it is forced upward in the convective clouds that surround the eyewall and rainband regions of a storm. As the water vapor cools and condenses from a gas back to a liquid state, it releases latent heat. The release of latent heat warms the surrounding air, making it lighter and thus promoting more vigorous cloud development.
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Une expérience désagréable
Après ce chapitre, tu pourras écrire un bref article sur une expérience personnelle.
Het laatste nieuws over de storm
Op het einde van dit hoofdstuk begrijp je een nieuwsbericht over een storm.
Verzekerd tegen bliksemschade?
At the end of this unit you can respond to a claim for compensation for the damage caused by a thunderstorm.
Professor Julio Licinio - Opening of the 1st National Symposium on Translational Psychiatry.
Professor Julio Licinio opens the First National Symposium on Translational Psychiatry, 4 -5 April 2011, at The John Curtin School of Medical Research, The Australian National University. Julio Licinio, M.D., F.A.P.A., is Professor and Director, The John Curtin School of Medicine, The Australian National University in Canberra. In the period 2006-2009, Professor Licinio was Miller Professor of Psychiatry and Medicine/Endocrinology, Chairman of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and subsequently
MicrobeWorld Ep. 8: ReGenesis
ReGenesis is an award winning science drama produced by Toronto's Shaftesbury Films that centers on the fictitious North American Biotechnology Advisory Commission. NorBAC's special operations team, headed by the brilliant but unpredictable Molecular Biologist Dr. David Sandström (Peter Outerbridge) and supported by a cast of forensic specialists and CIA operatives, investigates new strains of disease, genetically modified bacteria, and potential bioterror threats or agents. In essence, the sho