Bill Draper: The Startup Game
This is an episode of REVOLUTIONARIES, a co-production of the Computer History Museum and KQED television, with major sponsorship by Intel. Recorded: February 10th, 2011, originally broadcast on April 30th, 2012. When we think of Silicon Valley today, innovative companies such as Google, Facebook, Open Table, and others will come to mind. It's difficult to imagine these powerhouses as small, struggling start-ups, but at some point, each one was just a good idea that needed support. For these an
Boiler Bytes: "Blithe Spirit"
Engineering is not usually the first thing that comes to mind when you think about a stage play. But a unique academic partnership has given engineering majors the opportunity to add a little drama to their studies. Recently, two such students played important roles in Purdue Theater's production of the Noel Coward play, Blithe Spirit.
Julie Green "The Last Supper"
"The Last Supper", a project that translates Julie Green's feelings into a public statement.
Faulkner and Hemingway: Biography of a Literary Rivalry
William Faulkner and Ernest Hemingway, both winners of the Nobel Prize in Literature, carried on a nuanced and complex literary rivalry. At times, each voiced a shared professional respect; at other times, each thought himself the superior craftsman and spoke disparagingly of the other. Their relationship is discussed by author Joseph Fruscione. Speaker Biography: Joseph Fruscione is adjunct professor of English at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and adjunct assistant professor of
Marquette University on Pinterest
A sample of photo categories you'll find on Marquette's Pinterest page: http://pinterest.com/marquetteu
Dengue Fever: The Intricate Relationship between Disease and Climate Change
Researchers at Texas Tech studied the relationship between disease and climate change while looking at dengue fever and the asian tiger mosquito.They found that the impact on areas likely to experience dengue fever won't work out along the lines of conventional wisdom.
Are Obama & Romney Different on Economic Policy?
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The Presidency and Civil Rights - Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt
Historian Allida Black opened the conference by examining how civil rights issues were handled in the Roosevelt administration and the Roosevelts' role in the watershed event that featured Marian Anderson singing at the Lincoln Memorial. This conference examined key moments in the civil rights movement during five American presidencies -- from Roosevelt to Johnson. A final panel examined contemporary civil rights struggles in the years after the signing of the Civil Rights Act. Brought to you b
How to Create Actions
This video explains how to create, manage, and execute the new Actions capability in Acrobat X Pro.
El mudéjar aragonés - en español
En el reino de Aragón se darán, quizás, las mejores muestras del mudéjar hispánico. Se distinguen tres centros principales: Zaragoza, Teruel y Calatayud. (2:59)
Jesse Jackson: MLK's Last Sermon
In this video clip, Jesse Jackson talks about what he remembers the most from Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Last Sermon speech. He says he what recalls from the speech were the ministers. (0:48)
Breakingviews: China's reluctant spenders
July 12 - China's export machine is slowing down, so where are the consumers who were supposed to ride to the rescue of the world's second-largest economy?
The Un-Epic Battle
Topos, Compasses, and Triangles, Oh My!
In this activity, students will learn how to actually triangulate using a compass, topographical (topo) map and view of outside landmarks. It is best if a field trip to another location away from school is selected. The location should have easily discernable landmarks (like mountains or radio towers) and changes in elevation (to illustrate the topographical features) to enhance the activity. A national park is an ideal location, and visiting a number of parks, especially parks with hiking trail
Mystical Lyrical Solarium: Rock (Interactive)
Help Chuck finish writing some Rock lyrics! Make the song happy, sad, silly, or a combination of all three! "Chuck Vanderchuck's 'Something Something' Explosion" is designed to help children ages 6 to 9 understand music and music composition by teaching basic musical concepts and performance skills through the study of popular song styles from around the world.
Mystical Lyrical Solarium: Salsa (Interactive)
Help Chuck finish writing some Salsa lyrics! Make the song happy, sad, silly, or a combination of all three! "Chuck Vanderchuck's 'Something Something' Explosion" is designed to help children ages 6 to 9 understand music and music composition by teaching basic musical concepts and performance skills through the study of popular song styles from around the world.
Rectangular Prisms with Rikki (Interactive)
Name concrete objects and pictures of three-dimensional solids. Identify models or illustrations of rectangular prisms, pyramids, and cylinders.And learn about faces, vertices, and edges of rectangular prisms.
Alien Punctuation: An Interactive Game About Capitalization and Punctuation
In this interactive game, students correct sentence errors by adding capital letters and punctuation. The game contains three levels of diffuculty. ( This link is for an interactive game and may take a few minutes to load.)
Sowing of soyabean variety js 335
This video explains the method of sowing of soybean variety js 335