State-of-the-art green facility coming to Queens
Queens' Dr. Reed Perkins talks about what makes the new Duke Energy Sciences & Health Building LEED® gold certified.
Feeling the Pain: How the Financial Crisis Is Affecting Brazil, Russia, India and China
As the financial crisis continues to roil credit and stock markets around the globe, it seems that no country or continent is being spared the consequences. Brazil, Russia, India and China -- the BRIC countries -- are no exception. In this Knowledge@Wharton podcast, Shiv Khemka, vice chairman of Sun Group, based in London, New Delhi and Moscow; Silas K.F. Chou, president and CEO of Novel Holdings, based in Hong Kong; and Odemiro Fonseca, founder of Viena Rio Restaurantes in Rio de Janeiro, discu
Modernising education and training - Mobilising technology for learning
In recent years there have been amazing advances in consumer technology. The Mobile Learning Network (MoLeNET) initiative has enabled colleges and schools to harness some of this technology in order t...
Water Cycle Game
Ever wonder where the water you're drinking came from? Where were those water molecules last? With the roll of the dice, you can simulate the journey water molecules may take as they travel within the water cycle. Water is constantly in motion. Sometimes quickly, like in a fast-flowing river, but sometimes it moves quite slowly, as in underground aquifers. Appreciating the complexity of how water moves around, on a watershed scale, helps us understand how either dissolved contaminants, or th
Pre-College Music Program
Carnegie Mellon University's Pre-College Music Program is an ideal opportunity to experience a world-class conservatory program and discover your potential for a career in music, while experiencing college life. Coupled with the rich culture of the city of Pittsburgh and varied campus activities, the Pre-College Music Program is an extraordinary way for young musicians to spend their summer. For more information, visit http://www.cmu.edu/enrollment/pre-college/music.html
U.S. consumer confidence rising
Summary of business headlines: Consumer confidence at 8 month high; Home prices fall; Stocks fall on earnings disappointments; "King's Speech" leads Oscar nominations.
Jackson doctor: not guilty
Michael Jackson's doctor pleaded "not guilty" to a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the popstar's death. Deborah Gembara reports.
28 Jan 2011: A Conversation with His Excellency Namik Tan
His Excellency Namik Tan was appointed the ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to the United States in February 2010. Prior to this appointment, he was deputy undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, responsible for bilateral political affairs and public diplomacy. He was previously ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Israel from 2007 to 2009. Tan joined the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1982. After working in the Department of Maritime Affairs, he was posted to Moscow as
How Do They Do It?: Coal Mining
This five minute video explains how coal is mined and how it is used to make electricity. It also shows how the coal miners work. It does not tell about any negative effects of the use of coal.
'Palestinian refugee limit': report
New reports of leaked documents say Palestinian negotiators willing to accept limits on return of refugees under peace deal with Israel.
Purdue Year in Review - 2010
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SPC Volleyball - SPC vs. Polk
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege SPC vs. Polk (2010) About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation making it the first commu
SPC Volleyball - SPC vs. SCF
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege SPC vs. SCF 11-4 (2010) About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation making it the first c
Northeastern Men's Basketball Press Conference • vs. William & Mary • Jan. 24, 2011
Northeastern head men's basketball coach Bill Coen, sophomore guard Joel Smith, and senior guard Chaisson Allen address the media after defeating William & Mary, 70-67, on Jan. 24, 2011, at Matthews Arena in Boston.
The American Civil War
Reader's Theater of the Great Kapok Tree