Tips to Help Kids Avoid Adult Cancers
By: mdanderson Beverly Gor, Ed.D., postdoctoral fellow in the Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses healthy lifestyle choices you can make for your children to help prevent the development of certain adult cancers; such as prostate, breast and colon. Gor stresses the importance of healthy nutrition and exercise to reduce the risk of developing cancer later in life.
Hindu website : the sacred scriptures of Hinduism
The Sacred Scriptures of Hinduism Web page provides English texts of the Hindu holy writings, including: the Rig Veda; the Ramayana; the Mahabharata; the Bhagvad-Gita; and the Laws of Manu. Also available is an electronic version of Surendranath Dasgupta's 1922 work 'A History of Indian Philosophy'. The site is a part of the much larger Hindu Website, which offers a variety of resources on Hinduism and other eastern religions, including separate sections providing more detailed information on th
Polygons - Problem 2 of 2
This video is a continuation and presents another example that describes congruent polygons. This example shows a drawing of a quadrilateral and demonstrates how to determine the congruent sides and angles. (3:25)
Loyal Cheaters: When Organisations Promote Wrongdoing
Fraudsters seem to cheat more for their organisation than themselves.
Absolute Beginner S2 #12 - Writing a Spanish Letter to a Friend
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You had a late night last night because you were out partying with friends in Spain. It is now early afternoon, and you can hardly stay awake at your job. Thank goodness for Spanish working hours, because you plan to take full advantage of that long lunch break today. In this lesson, [...]
2008.01.16 - DIY iSync Phone Plugin (Video)
If you or your staff/faculty have a cell phone model that currently isn't supported on Apple's list of supported iSync devices, you can create your own iSync Phone Plugin for your unsupported cell phone to allow you to sync contacts, and calendars.
Introduction to Dissection
Many health science students do not enroll in undergraduate dissection-based anatomy courses during their pre-professional education. As a result, they are not familiar with dissection instruments and the mechanics of dissection, and are poorly prepared for medical, dental, and allied health science anatomy courses. Thus, the first dissections are very challenging and require extensive help from instructors. This program is designed to alleviate those deficits. It serves as an introduction to di
Blue Note at 75
Library music specialist Larry Appelbaum moderates a panel discussion marking the 75th anniversary of the influential jazz label, Blue Note Records. Panelists include veteran saxophonist Lou Donaldson, producer Michael Cuscuna and pianist Jason Moran. Speaker Biography: Lou Donaldson is a North Carolina-born saxophonist, composer and bandleader whose career spans seven decades playing hard-bop, soul jazz and funky cross-over hits. Donaldson is a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, and
4.6.1 Connecting people to people Compared to even five years ago (a long time in technology), tools for virtual meetings and workspaces are extremely common now in many organisations, who typically purchase specialist products rather than develop their own. Tools for virtual meetings really have to work smoothly or the results are immediately obvious, and can be very high cost (for example, one cannot afford for a meeting with an important client to ‘crash’). Organisations are therefore willing to pay for robustnes
Compared to even five years ago (a long time in technology), tools for virtual meetings and workspaces are extremely common now in many organisations, who typically purchase specialist products rather than develop their own. Tools for virtual meetings really have to work smoothly or the results are immediately obvious, and can be very high cost (for example, one cannot afford for a meeting with an important client to ‘crash’). Organisations are therefore willing to pay for robustnes
Light It Up
Through an introduction to the design of lighting systems and the electromagnetic spectrum, students learn about the concept of daylighting as well as two types of light bulbs (lamps) often used in energy-efficient lighting design.
Place Value: Whole and Decimal Numbers
This is an interactive lesson on place value in slide show / video format. The lesson focuses on place value with whole numbers and decimal numbers, and it provides interactive activities and assessment questions for students.
Conversations with African Poets and Writers: Keorapetse Kgositsile
South African poet and political activist Keorapetse Kgositsile discusses the state of contemporary African culture, including poetry and literature.
Dr. Tom Williams- Senior Leader Resiliency Day part 2
Internationally-known experts who focus on motivating lifestyle and nutrition changes came to the War College for Senior Leader Resiliency Day Day Aug. 9 in Bliss Hall.
U.S. Morning Call: Super Mario to deliver bond plan
Sep 6 - European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi faces the most decisive moment of his presidency when he presents his plan to save the euro at a press conference today.
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences: Engaging Students - with Simplified Mandarin subtitles
Experience what the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University has to offer! This video contains testimonials of FASS undergrads and alumni from a range of departments describing their experiences while being part of the largest faculty here at SFU. Please visit our FASS homepage for more information about opportunities and programs. http://www.fass.sfu.ca/
Third-grade students from Deans Mill School talk about how to write stories that entertain the reader. This is a student podcast. (06:09)
Bob Dudley on Global Leadership
BP CEO Bob Dudley, a 1979 graduate of Thunderbird School of Global Management, talks about global leadership in the 21st century. http://www.thunderbird.edu
2012TeensTopTen Tiro en agarre en paralelo con la mano izquierda - clip corto en español Muhammad Ali: His Life and Times
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In this video clip, Hana Ali, George Foreman, and Thomas Hauser, author of "Muhammad Ali: His Life and Time," describe Muhammad Ali's bold personality, his evolving religious views, and his outspoken activism. (3:09)
Tiro en agarre en paralelo con la mano izquierda - clip corto en español
Muhammad Ali: His Life and Times