Sebastião Salgado: "Migrations"
Sebastião Salgado presented his lecture as the 2001-2002 Avenali Chair in the Humanities at the Townsend Center for the Humanities, UC Berkeley. Educated as an economist, Salgado began his photography career in 1973. His first book, Other Americas, about the poor in Latin America, was published in 1986. From 1986 to 1992 he documented manual labour world wide, resulting in a book and exhibition called Workers. From 1993 to 1999, he turned his attention to the global phenomenon of the mass displ
Spartan Sagas: Joe Gorz, A medical mission builds on tradition.
You might say Joe Gorz has medicine in his blood. The third-year osteopathic medicine student comes from a family of physicians, and he's carrying on the tradition of caring for others—often in faraway places. In August, Gorz co-organized a medical trip to Peru—his third trip there to treat patients—with fellow students from the College of Osteopathic Medicine. They raised funds to buy medical supplies and headed to the village of Huamachuco, nearly 11,000 feet up in the Andes Mountains,
Hoping for help at home
Oct. 25 - Long Island homeowner Magalene McClarrin owes more than her house is worth and hopes to benefit from a new government plan that could help homeowners like her refinance. Bobbi Rebell reports.
20111021 - Protein Prediction 2 - Individualized Medicine
Course: Protein Prediction 2 Title: Individualized Medicine - Our Work Speaker: Burkhard Rost Date: 20111021 Semester: Winter 2011
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Bubble Guppies: Bunch of Bones
This video explains why bones are important and mentions several body parts. The kids love the catchy song and it really captures their attention. Great for ESL students. (1:32)
CSR as a Quality Enabler
“Sustainability” is about more than being environmentally or socially responsible. The story of Tchibo Coffee shows that it can also give customers consistent quality.
Joe Manno • Northeastern Men's Hockey Pregame • Oct 26, 2011
First-year forward Joseph Manno starred in the Boston College contest on Oct. 22, posting a two-goal game in just his fifth-career outing for his first points as a Husky. Justin Daniels is the only other skater to have put away two goals in a game (Oct. 7 -- Massachusetts) this year. Of NU's 26 skaters on the roster, only four other Huskies have scored twice in one game in their careers including Mike McLaughlin, Justin Daniels, Alex Tuckerman and Robbie Vrolyk. Manno was named Pro Ambitions Hoc
Authors@Google: Jeff Jarvis
A visionary and optimistic thinker examines the tension between privacy and publicness that is transforming how we form communities, create identities, do business, and live our lives. The internet, Jarvis argues, will change business, society, and life as profoundly as Gutenberg's invention, shifting power from old institutions to us all. Based on extensive interviews, Public Parts introduces us to the men and women building a new industry based on sharing. Some of them have become household n
The Nature Explorers South Los Padres Expedition Part 5 of 8
In this expedition we travel to South Los Padres National forest, 25 miles north of Los Angeles California. This diverse eco-system is situated just outside one of the largest cities in the world, but it's amazing what the Piru Creek and surrounding Echo Valley ecosystem has to offer.
"Love, Splat" written by Rob Scotton-(Splat the Cat Series)-Book Trailer
Watch an animated trailer for Love, Splat, the new book from Rob Scotton. The lovable but insecure feline from Splat the Cat (2008) returns to celebrate Valentine’s Day. He has a crush on Kitten, but whenever they meet she pulls his ears, ties his tail, and calls him smelly. His classmate Spike—who has his own crush on Kitten—does his best to convince Splat that Kitten doesn’t return his affections. Fortunately, Kitten is able to see through Spike’s amorous pro
Proof - Opposite Angles of Parallelogram Congruent - Khan Academy
In this four-minute video clip. Sal Khan, of Khan Academy, shows that opposite angles of a parallelogram are congruent.( 04:08)
Altona Primary School
Economic contraction threatens the euro zone in Q4 - Markit
Nov. 4 - Stuttering growth in the euro zone's largest economies points to GDP contraction in Q4, market experts tell Insider, after PMI data showed the bloc's services sector shrinking at a faster pace.
Understanding the History of Halloween : Door-to-Door Begging in Halloween History
Has door to door begging and trick or treating always been apart of Halloween? Get expert tips and advice on the history of Halloween in this free video.
Expert: Ginny Larson
Bio: Ginny Larson has been creating fun, inexpensive crafts for her own pleasure for the past thirty years. She loves being creative and making charming pieces from ordinary things.
Filmmaker: Terry Larson
CEO Hits the Road to Spread Word
Our CEO is stopping by libraries and schools across the country to spread the word about WatchKnowLearn.org. This is a news clip from King5 TV in Seattle, WA and aired on October 26, 2011. (02:20)
Gregory Maguire: 2011 National Book Festival
Author Gregory Maguire appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Gregory Maguire is the author of more than a dozen novels for children and many novels for adults, including "Wicked," the basis of the smash Broadway musical of the same name. Formerly a professor of children's literature at Simmons College, he is a co-founder of the Foundation for Children's Books and of Children's Literature New England Inc. Maguire is also one of the writers of "The Exquisite Corpse Advent
02.11.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Das griechische Kabinett hat sich einstimmig hinter den umstrittenen Plan von Ministerpräsident Giorgos Papandreou gestellt, ein Referendum über das Euro-Rettungspaket abhalten zu lassen. Mit der Abstimmung werde Griechenland eine klare Botschaft über sein europäisches Engagement und seine Zugehörigkeit zum Eur