Airbnb chief says Asia growth strong; no IPO for 2012
Oct. 25 - Silicon Valley start-up Airbnb, which connects travelers with alternative accommodation, says its growth in Asia is almost double the rate elsewhere, adding it has no plans to go public in 2012.
La Familia Grande - Barbara MacArthur - Spanish family vocabulary
This spanish video sings the different spanish words for family. (2:30)
SDSU Geological Sciences Webinar - Michael Verrier
An overview of the KKN program at Universitas Gadjah Mada from an international perspective and the opportunity for further undergraduate exchange from San Diego State University Michael Verrier Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Summary This seminar will be about my experience as an international exchange student from the Geological Sciences Department at San Diego State University (SDSU) participating in the community hazard mitigation field camp at Universi
ZZ Top's Dusty Hill Talks to Expedition 29
Dusty Hill of the rock band ZZ Top visits the Mission Control Center in Houston to talk with the International Space Station's Expedition 29 crew.
Lillian Hill of the Hopi Tribe reads a poem that speaks to her forefathers and is a reflection we can all learn from. (2:31)
3.1 Introduction The simplest and oldest way of storing surface water is in reservoirs and this has been done for thousands of years. Most reservoirs are still built to increase water supplies, but some are also built for other purposes, especially for generating hydroelectric power and for protection against floods. The Tennessee River in the United States, for example, has reservoirs to trap and store water that would otherwise cause floods, the water being released when the height of the river falls to saf
The simplest and oldest way of storing surface water is in reservoirs and this has been done for thousands of years. Most reservoirs are still built to increase water supplies, but some are also built for other purposes, especially for generating hydroelectric power and for protection against floods. The Tennessee River in the United States, for example, has reservoirs to trap and store water that would otherwise cause floods, the water being released when the height of the river falls to saf
Smash Capitalism and You Destroy Civilization [Forbes.com, October 21, 2011] Somewhere, there are two graduate students in the social sciences who need dissertation topics. Those students should be watchin
[Forbes.com, October 21, 2011]
Somewhere, there are two graduate students in the social sciences who need dissertation topics. Those students should be watchin
Kanu O Ka Aina Learning Ohana
Kanu o ka 'Aina teaches the young and old about the sustainable traditions of the Hawaiian people while instilling a sense of pride and responsibility. See how heritage and modern life are blended into a rich, community-driven education system. (1:59)
This patient education program reviews female reproductive anatomy, symptoms, and treatments, including the benefits and risks of a hysterectomy, the surgical removal of the uterus, for treating certain gynecological diseases. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Giotto, The Deposition
Fact-sheet on the life of Giotto Di Bondone and his fresco painting, The Deposition. Includes images.
Images on iDASH: Initial Infrastructure and Insights
Presented by Brian E. Chapman
U.S. Day Ahead: Amazon results seen mixed, "Fire" an issue
Oct. 24 - Reuters Correspondent Alistair Barr says investors can forgive weak earnings per share from Amazon as long as the online retail giant proves it is investing for the future.
De bevroren waterleiding
At the end of this unit you can list all the tasks which need to be done to thaw frozen water pipes.
Op het eind van deze opdracht kan de student een klachtenbrief schrijven naar een firma. In enkele voorgaande oefeningen leert de student hoe een klachtenbrief opgebouwd is en hij leert zakelijk geformuleerde klachten onderscheiden van boze klachten.
Sunday Service - 10/23/2011 - Sam Wells
A service of worship in Duke University Chapel. The Reverend Dr. Samuel Wells delivers a sermon entitled "I May Not Get There With You." Opening excerpt from the sermon:(36:23) "Last Sunday I talked about taxes. So this Sunday I thought I'd talk about death. The death of Steve Jobs, the man who gave the apple the most attention it's received since the Garden of Eden, and the inventor of sleek devices modeled around the letter "i," brought renewed attention to a famous commencement address he m
IDS350 Session 8 Fall 2011
IDS350 Gardens of California - Session eight 10/23/11 Jerry Turney
Intro to Chemistry: 1.4: The Importance of Measurement (2/2)
Join award winning teachers Jonathan Bergmann and Aaron Sams as they interactively teach Chemistry: 1.4: The Importance of Measurement. They explain using a calculator properly to do scientific notation. ( 9:30)
Adult Monarch butterfly
The Monarch butterfly is an insect and has six legs and two sets of wings. The butterfly drinks using a straw-like mouth structure.
Leaf Area Index for Africa September, 2000, through May, 2001
MODIS observations also allow scientists to track two vital signs of Earths vegetation. At Boston University, a team of researchers is using MODIS data to create global estimates of the green leaf area of Earths vegetation and how much sunlight the leaves are absorbing. Called LAI, for Leaf Area Index, and FPAR, for Fraction of absorbed Photosynthetically Active Radiation, both pieces of information are necessary for understanding how sunlight interacts with the Earths vegetated surfaces-from th
This patient education program explains depression, the symptoms, causes and available treatment options. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.