Cuba halts mail to U.S.
In retaliation for stricter U.S. mail policies, Cuba suspends postal deliveries to its northern neighbour.
NOAA Photo and Multimedia Resources
NOAA Portal linking to photo and multimedia NOAA repositories related to oceans and coasts, climate, weather and atmosphere, marine life, and freshwater.
Checklist - Language Assistantship
This is a resource released as part of the E-Portfolio Toolkit based on experience of developing the “Year Abroad E-Portfolio”, undertaken by the School of Languages at Leeds Metropolitan University.
NOAA Careers and Technology
A career with NOAA could launch you all over the world, from the warm waters of the Caribbean to the winter wonders of the South Pole. The challenges are endless. Employment in NOAA is a job with a mission. At NOAA, safeguarding the public, protecting natural resources, strengthening the economy. It's all in a day's work. Imagine yourself. Careers in NOAA are as diverse as the line offices that make up the agency. More information can be found on the Office of Workforce Management website.
Introduction to Islam--G-d as the Creator and Originator of the Universe
Speaker Naseem Mahdi gives a 9 minute introduction to Islam. One of the 100 Attributes of G-d, G-d as the Creator and Originator of the Universe. Rather than just a straight ahead intro to Islam, this is a description of one of the tenets of Islam. It is only slightly less than neutral, but not offensive in any way. Extremely informative and thought provoking. Run time 09:58
Armstrong Experience: Jessica Roberts
Using Armstrong's Study Abroad program, Jessica Roberts traveled to study in Tuscany & Sienna, where despite the language barrier, she learned to have fun and appreciate the little things that make Italian culture memorable. This is her Armstrong Experience.
Olof Palme memorial lecture, delivered by Professor Johan Galtung
Read the full story here: http://bit.ly/e3nUAg. Peace worker and Professor of Peace Studies, Johan Galtung, has delivered the 2011 Olof Palme Memorial Peace Lecture. Professor Galtung has played an active role in helping mediate and prevent violence in 45 major conflicts around the world over the past forty years, and is the founder and Director of TRANSCEND - a peace and development network for conflict transformation by peaceful means. Study at Leeds Met: http://bit.ly/dPM0cp.
The resources included in this collection will provide support to teachers who are instructing students about the causes of tides, but also it includes resources about the impacts of tides on coastal ecosystems and tides as an energy source. Some of the websites allow the teacher and student to view and use real time, historic and predicted data for a large number of tide stations along the coast and in the Great Lakes. Lessons are included that will provide ideas for ways to use this data with
NCPACS: A Swedish Critique of the War in Afghanistan
Open lecture by Maj Britt Theorin, a Swedish social democratic politician and life long advocate for the non violent resolution of conflict. Given on November 17, 2010.
Age-Related Macular Degeneration: The Molecular Link between Oxidative Damage, Tissue- Specific Infl
Age-Related Macular Degeneration: The Molecular Link between Oxidative Damage, Tissue- Specific Inflammation and Outer Retinal Disease (The Proctor Lecture)
Hockey- Partner Shootout
The Daily's Double Shot - 01/21/2011
The first winter season episode of The Daily’s Double Shot covers student life from poetry to Piecycles. The student journalists profile the UW’s Poetry Club, the first in a series of UW club segments, and cover a “poetry slam.” They’ll also sit in on discussions about the planned relocation of the Dawg Pack at football games in the new stadium. Get hungry with features on the best pizza on the Ave and the street-food delivery, Piecycle. Watch these stories plus more!
Site Libre Savoirs: Economie et gestion de l'entreprise, option finance
Domaine: Mathématiques financières
Cours de 3ème Année - Economie et gestion de l'entreprise, option finance 3 parties avec ressources pédagogiques : - Le mouvement Brownien, une fractale aléatoire - Une approche simplifiée du lemme de Itô - Le modèle de Black and Scholes
The Sacralization of Politics in Europe and Beyond
Speech by Anna Gryzmala, Ronald and Eileen Weiser Professor of European and Eurasian Studies, and professor of Political Science. Gryzmala speaks on the variation in the "sacralization" of politics: the influence of organized religion on political debates and policy outcomes across developed and newer democracies.
Silent 'day of wrath' in Tunisia
More protests in Tunisia's capital Tunis -- where some protesters tear down a police barricade and others hold a silent 'day of wrath'.
Belsay Castle K021987 BELSAY HALL, CASTLE & GARDENS, Northumberland. General view of the Castle including tower, main range and remains of west wing.
BELSAY HALL, CASTLE & GARDENS, Northumberland. General view of the Castle including tower, main range and remains of west wing.
Bowes Castle K031307 BOWES CASTLE, Durham. View of keep from the south east.
BOWES CASTLE, Durham. View of keep from the south east.
Women In Bioinformatics Seminar Series Documentary Trailer
A series of speakers sharing their ground breaking science and their journeys as women in a predominantly male subject area.