Guest Speaker: Vali Nasr, Professor of International Politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Author of Forces of Fortune: The Rise of the New Muslim Middle Class and What It Means for Our World (2009) and The Shia Revival (2006). http://www.olli.berkeley.edu/courses/index.html
Gaddafi's body lies in Misrata market cooler
Oct. 21 - WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Gaddafi's body lies in a market place cold storage unit on the outskirts of Misrata, as Libyan authorities debate his burial. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
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.
Learn with Pictures and Video S2 #21 - Spanish Recipes for Fluency
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You never really got into cooking until you moved to Spain. Now that you live here, you seem to be cooking all the time because Spanish food is so different than what you’re used to. This can sometimes be a problem — especially when you don’t know the Spanish how to [...]
22.10.2011 – 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. Zum zweiten Hilfspaket für das von der Pleite bedrohte Griechenland sollen die privaten Gläubiger nach dem Willen der Staaten der Euro-Zone deutlich mehr beitragen, als bisher geplant. Euro-Gruppen-Chef Jean-Claude Juncker sagte in Brüssel am Rande der Beratungen zur Vorbereitung des EU-Doppel-Gipfels, es bestehe
BIBLindex is an online resource supported by the French Institute of Christian Sources. Ultimately, it aims to permit users to identify biblical quotations in all Jewish and Christian literature of Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages (from the beginning of the Common Era until 1400). It is already possible to search a database of around 400,000 biblical references in works from a wide range of authors, including Clement of Alexandria, Origen, Gregory Nazianzen, Gregory of Nyssa, and many others.
Environmental Concerns in China
Experts predict that China, now the world's largest emitter of CO2, will produce even more in years to come. Wen Bo, a leading Chinese environmentalist, sheds light on his approach to raising environmental awareness in his home country.(5:01)
Libyans divided over Gaddafi burial
Oct.22 - Tripoli newspapers publish photographs of Gaddafi body as Libyans argue over the disposal of his body. Sunita Rappai reports.
Saudis grieve Prince Sultan's death
Oct.22 - Saudi Arabia mourns Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz al-Saud's death. Jessica Gray reports.
Most people would rather stick pins in their eyes than draw up a budget. They may have a point. If you're the type of person who always has plenty of cash, knows exactly where every penny goes, and never has trouble paying bills, skip this lesson. You're either too rich or too smart to need it. For the rest of us, unfortunately, making -- and sticking to -- a budget is the essential tool for ensuring that our money gets used the way we need it to.
This patient education program explains asthma including the causes, symptoms, and treatment of the disease. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Money talks: October 24th 2011
This week we focus on the crisis in Europe, after the weekend's summit yielded little more than a plan to meet again on Wednesday
Avalanche Dogs: Jason O'neill
Meet Jason O'Neill and learn how avalanche rescue dogs work their magic. (1:48)
17th Street Canal
Explore visits the Ninth Ward district of New Orleans, where in August 2005 rising waters blasted through a levee in the 17th Street canal. Approximately 2,000 people were killed and $84 billion of damages were incurred. (5:20)
Master Fa Qing is a philosopher, calligrapher, and Buddhist monk who believes that calligraphy and other spiritual arts allow us to simplify our lives, opening up a door to happiness in a world where complexity often works against it. (4:28)
Scenes from Trojan Women: A Love Story
Trojan Women: A Love Story. Directed by Dorothy Holland, choreography by Matthew Thornton, lighting design by Maja White, costumes by Thom Hayer and set design by Reed West.
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BIO190 Sessio 8 Fall 2011
BIO190 Marine Live Session Eight 11/1/11 Sarah Swain Guest: Stacey Koupal
Optimism drives stocks higher
Oct. 26 - Summary of business headlines: Wall Street lifted by encouraging earnings and economic news; New optimism from euro debt summit; Former Goldman Sachs director charged in insider trading case. Bobbi Rebell reports.