BBC documentary history of computers part 4
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In this part we see the the computer manufacturers overlooked that
company's won't buy their computer without software, and writing
software cost up to 4x the price of the machine itself.
Sammet, Historian of Progamming language, explains binairy code and we also see the brandnew IBM 1401 computer of the American Harvard Association which is started up by Ameri
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This module focuses on tools commonly found in a Course or Learning Management System and the competencies that instructors need to develop to use these tools effectively in their course.
Perú: Viaje al Centro de la Tierra (Parte 4 de 5)
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The KET Image Bank is a collection of royalty-free photographs available for educational use. The pictures are arranged in interactive catalogs. Click on the "view" button to look through the list of images in the catalog and then click on the name of the reptile you would like to view. On that page, you will find a thumbnail of an image or images, along with a paragraph about the animal. Clicking on the thumbnail will take you to a high resolution image you can download.
A massive coal fire has been burning in Centralia, Pennsylvania since the early 1960s. In the 1980s, the town was abandoned for safety reasons. In this video clip, see what happens to a town after 25 years. (2:20)
Economía y Organización Industrial
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Tower Poetry 2012: Balloon Song
Bethan Smith reads her entry for the 2012 Tower Poetry Competition
Approaching Midnight: Taking Midnight's Children from Book to Film || Radcliffe Institute
Director and screenwriter Deepa Mehta discusses her recent work with Salman Rushdie to adapt his 1981 novel Midnight's Children for the screen—they collaborated closely as he wrote the screenplay—including the challenges of casting 30 principal actors in India and spending days and nights in intensive workshops inspired by the ancient Indian performing arts treatise, the Natya Shastra. Mehta shares her philosophy of filmmaking and how she walks the fine line between conventional storytelling
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Don't throw the baby out with the bathos. Anthropology Departmental Seminar:
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Dan and Gwen Taylor Lecture - 2012
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Breakingviews: Coty's beautified bid for Avon
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Growing Up Gullah
Dorothy Browner-Hubler discusses growing up Gullah in South Carolina and Maryland. Speaker Biography: Dorothy Browner-Hubler is a retired professor of education and foreign languages who uses song, dance and colorful stories to teach people about her upbringing in a Gullah community in South Carolina. For captions, transcript, and more information visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5500.