2011-12 Homecoming Court: Devan Sayles
During my time at Michigan State University, I have taken on many different roles. I am a leader, a computer programmer, a band member, a volunteer and an honors student. I am a mentor, a mentee, a friend, a roommate. But above all, I am a Spartan. As a member of the 2011-12 Homecoming Court, I have also become an ambassador. I could not feel more honored or grateful to be able to represent MSU along with nine other accomplished and inspiring Spartan seniors. This university has provided me w
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Kids in Micro-g: Pepper Oil Surprise
Astronauts Cady Coleman and Paolo Nespoli perform the Pepper Oil Surprise experiment from Potlatch Elementary School in Potlatch, Idaho. This research investigates the interaction of liquid pepper/oil and water in a plastic bag in microgravity.
Blackboard 9.x NCLOR 5.0 Integration Building Block
This building block is to be installed by the Blackboard system admin on Blackboard 9.x systems. Please read the instructions document before installing the building block.
Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum
By reconstructing the events that lead to the Holocaust, the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum aims to bring the past to life and prevent future atrocities through greater understanding. (6:41)
Newton's Laws and Flight
Learning about how airplanes work and how Newton's laws apply to flight. Fun with planes! Can you design a paper airplane that will fly across a room? Why does it fly? Flying airplanes We will discover the lift force with this activity. F
PG 289 - 295 SANFORD AND SCOTT'S JUNIOR LATIN READER
Little Diva by LaChanze Book Trailer
Watch this book trailer video for Little Diva, a picture book for children by Broadway actress and Tony Award winner LaChanze and Caldecott Honor-winning children's book illustrator Brian Pinkney. ( 4:07)
Inside the lab: Sangeeta N. Bhatia, M.D., Ph.D.
Learn more about the work the Bhatia lab is doing to use micro and nanotechnologies to improve the effectiveness of chemotherapy.
"Climate, Oceans, and Human Health"
Something in the Air: Climate Change, Science and Policy - Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study "Climate, Oceans, and Human Health" by Rita Colwell, Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland at College Park and Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health; Senior Advisor and Chairman Emeritus, Canon US Life Sciences; President and CEO, CosmosID, Inc.
Dog Bless You: National Disaster Search Dog Foundation
Disaster search dogs and their handlers save lives in times of crisis. Learn more about the foundation that takes the call to action.(5:42)
7 Billion - Food
We're predominantly a nation of urban dwellers. Only six percent of our total land mass is arable. Filling our food bowls in the future means looking closer to home for food sources, says human geographer Dr Alec Thornton. For more detailed videos and opinion pieces visit our 7 Billion website: www.7billion.unsw.edu.au.
GE likely to hike dividend by 20 percent, says Blair analyst
Oct. 21 - William Blair & Co. analyst Nick Heymann says General Electric investors should see a dividend increase later this year from 60 cents a share to 72 cents.
YouTube generation looks for a job
Oct. 21 -In the UK, employers and recruitment agencies are experimenting with video as a way of expediting the search for potential employees. Matt Cowan reports.
UNESCO president comments on admitting Palestinians full membership
Oct. 31 - The president of the United Nations' cultural agency comments after UNESCO votes in favor of giving Palestinians full membership of the body. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).