First year student experience
This case study reports on enhancing the first year student experience by engaging students in the practise of business through provision of a coherent and relevant set of learning activities
Robin Chicks and Fledglings
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of Robin chicks and fledglings in their natural environment. The robin (Erithacus rubecula) is undoubtedly one of the most dearly loved backyard birds. It is instantly recognizable due to the rusty-red breast. The sexes are very similar, but juveniles lack the red breast and are mottled with browns and buffs. The robin is one of the few birds to sing throughout the winter; its melodious, liquid song is a further feature
17.910 Reading Seminar in Social Science: International Political Economy (MIT)
This course examines the politics of international economic relations. We begin with a discussion of the analytical "lenses" through which we can view the global economy. We then examine the politics of trade policy, multinational corporations, and international monetary and financial relations. We will also examine third-world development, communist transition, and the debate over "globalization." Finally we will explore the fight against terrorist financing and money laundering, the proper rol
Breakingviews: Detroit's hell and hope on one street corner
Detroit is hosting the glitzy North American International Auto Show while trying to fend off a massive municipal bankruptcy. One Motor City street corner epitomizes the good, the bad and the ugly.
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of semi cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
Joseph E. Aoun Northeastern University Commencement 2014
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Informatie opzoeken : Online en op papier In deze werkbundel vergelijken we papieren naslagwerken zoals woordenboeken en encyclopedieën met verschillende onlinebronnen. Bij de verschillende onderdelen horen telkens ook opdrachtjes. Leerlingen worden aangespoord om kritisch te …
In deze werkbundel vergelijken we papieren naslagwerken zoals woordenboeken en encyclopedieën met verschillende onlinebronnen. Bij de verschillende onderdelen horen telkens ook opdrachtjes. Leerlingen worden aangespoord om kritisch te …
Learn About Passover
Passover is one of the most important religious festivals in the Jewish
calendar. In this 2:44 video clip the history and traditions of
Passover are explained. Moves very rapidly and needs some historical background to add needed depth to this brief overview.
24 Hours at Clough - The Poltergeist
See the full story at: http://www.news.gatech.edu/features/24-hours-clough-commons
Creating Secure ActionScript Applications
Explore the tools, techniques, and resources for protecting content that are available to organizations. As a developer, you'll learn how to create secure architectures and how to audit your source code for potential issues. As a quality assurance specialist, you'll learn how you can test to find vulnerabilities in SWF content. Everyone will leave with pointers to additional resources to further your knowledge and track important updates.
On Responsibility and Justice [Audio]
Speaker(s): Emily McTernan | Questions of responsibility play a central role within contemporary political debate. This lecture will revise the currently impoverished conception of responsibility within theories of justice. Emily McTernan is a fellow in the Department of Philosophy, Logic and Scientific Method at LSE.
Crisis in Japan: What Will the Costs Be?
It may be years before the costs -- human and economic -- of the devastating earthquake and tsunami on March 11 in Japan are fully known, but they will be enormous. With thousands feared dead throughout the northeastern part of the country and officials scrambling to contain a nuclear disaster, there are now more questions than answers. Knowledge@Wharton asked four experts to share their thoughts about the impact of the disaster.Author(s):
AT 130 - "Linear Structure Presentation" (Budden)
Recorded by Katie Budden, 6/19/2014.
Illuminati: The Worlds Most Powerful Secret Societies PT.4
It has been known for centuries that a secret society called the Illuminati was formed by a Prussian King in 1742. It appears that a family tree if you will was created down through the centuries, through only the powerful elite.
Video Interview - Czech Economy
Video Interview - Czech Economy
How To Discover A Planet
Thousands of planets - ones that look totally different than what we're used to (and could host life!) - exist outside of our solar system. But we're only just now starting to find them! Ashley takes you behind the simple technique that astronomers have been using to discover these curious new planets. ---------- Awesome MIT videos on exoplanets and outer space, MIT course materials, educator resources, and Ashley's bio can be found here: http://k12videos.mit.edu/how-to-discover-a-new-planet ---
How to make a paper Christmas tree ball or origami icosidodecahedron
This is the video for making a fairly complicated origami christmas tree ball (icosidodecahedron). You definitely need to be somewhat practiced at paper folding for this project. The final outcome is great, and would look fabulous on your Christmas tree.
Managing Creativity and Creative Management
As the Creative Industries become a more important part of the global economy does the stereotype of the creative genius still persist? Do we need to rethink our ideas on creativity and understand how it works more clearly? Dr Chris Bilton, Centre for Cultural Policy Studies, argues that organisations need to start thinking about creativity as a process and begin adapting traditional business strategies to develop a creative approach to management. Length: 25 minutes
Simons Center for the Social Brain: diverse approaches, singular focus
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The true costs of saving the earth
As the 2008 UN climate change talks struggle to a conclusion in Poland this week research undertaken at Judge Business School shows exactly how vital it is that international leaders reach an agreement on cutting the world's greenhouse gas emissions. Work by Dr Chris Hope suggests that the mean net present impact on the world's climate, economy and society of cutting down tropical rainforests is a staggering 12 trillion dollars. It is the first time that researchers have put a figure on the pres