Lower the Debt Ceiling [An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for download.] Currently, the big show in Washington, DC, centers around raising the debt ceiling. Congress began setting this ceiling in
[An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for download.]
Currently, the big show in Washington, DC, centers around raising the debt ceiling. Congress began setting this ceiling in
Managing customers globally
Professor Kaj Storbacka of Vectia Ltd and Hanken School of Economics talks about how successful global growth focuses on customers and the standardization and integration of processes according to market segments - part of the Key Account Management Best Practice Club Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/h0iHSn
Probability Topics: Terminology
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
Probability: Terminology is part of the collection col10555 written by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean defines key terms related to Probability and has contributions from Roberta Bloom.
Blake's Death - Movie Clip from Mr. Deeds
In this brief but humorous clip from the movie Mr. Deeds, 82-year-old Preston Blake insists on reaching the top of Mount Everest in the middle of a storm, despite the warnings of his guides.
Themes in this clip include:
Risk, Courage, Foolishness, Pride, Challenges, Giving Up, Adventure, Danger, Consequences, Warning, Stubborn, Safety, Carpe Diem, Irrational, Instruction, Caution, Obstinate
Two SAT Stategies To Use Now
This two-minute video focuses on 2 SAT strategies to increase your chances for college admission and getting more financial aid. I am no sure these stategies will work for everyone. (NOTE: There may be a brief advertisement before the video starts.)
On the Margins of the Holocaust
Prof. Jan Grabowski of the Department of History, University of Ottawa, discusses the margins of the Holocaust. The video is part of the series "Insights and Perspectives from Holocaust Researchers and Historians", Supported by the Claims Conference. For more lectures, click here: http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/holocaust/insights/video/index.asp
Dottore, ho tanto male!
Op het einde van deze les kun je bij de dokter duidelijk maken welke klachten je hebt.
Invisible Light I Fall 2007
Descriptive Introduction to Physics - Fall 2007. The most interesting and important topics in physics, stressing conceptual understanding rather than math, with applications to current events. Topics covered may vary and may include energy and conservation, radioactivity, nuclear physics, the Theory of Relativity, lasers, explosions, earthquakes, superconductors, and quantum physics.
Gait Exam: Normal Exam: Station
The patient should be able to stand still with her feet less then shoulder width apart. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam, a logical and systematic approach to problem sol
09.07.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Der Südsudan hat sich offiziell für unabhängig vom Norden erklärt und in der Hauptstadt Juba seine Staatsgründung gefeiert. Parlamentspräsident James Wani Igga verlas vor zehntausenden Bürgern und zahlreichen internationalen Gästen die Unabhängigkeitserklärung. Nach dem Hissen der neuen Flagge legte Präsid
Bosnian massacre victims to get proper burial
July 9 - Bosnian families weep as more than 600 recently identified bodies from a mass grave are transported to cemetery for burial. Jessica Gray reports.
Shuttle Showcase: Firsts
The space shuttle has defined an era and broken boundaries both in space and on Earth. Among the hundreds of people who have flown on the shuttle, many have been firsts -- for their race, their country or their profession.
Addressing Socioeconomic Barriers to Effective Diabetes Management
A public health seminar delivered January 24, 2011 by Dr. John Billimek, Ph.D. Seminar title: Addressing Socioeconomic Barriers to Effective Diabetes Management.
Brutta notizia!: Talking about your medical condition
At the completion of this Unit can you be able to fill out a form regarding your medical history and describe what what is going on with you or someone else. You will first fill out a form by choosing the appropriate words from the list given to you, then you will do an exercise on the imperfetto. Then, you will formulate sentences with the words given: in these sentences you will explain the problem. Next, you will be given situation in Dutch that you will need to translate into Italian. Lastly
Flashes and Floaters
This patient education program explains what floaters (small, moving spots or specks in the field of vision) and flashes (of light) are, their symptoms, causes, and when they may indicate a more serious medical condition. It also covers diagnosis, treatment, and self-care for floaters and flashes. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Animal Studies: Fish
Fish are vertebrates, meaning they have a skeletal system to support their bodies. All fish live underwater. Fish have gills to help them breathe underwater and fins to help them swim. Most fish are cold-blooded, meaning their body temperature is regulated by the surrounding water temperature.
Phototropism is the turning or growing in a different direction of a plant in response to light. The seedlings in this video readily turn toward the light source to gather and absorb as much light as possible.