DEISA (Diversity and Equity Interventions in South Africa) was a research programme which studied
Elma Lewis Black Poetry for Children
Elma Lewis reads the poem 'Sympathy' by Paul Lawrence Dunbar. Program is divided into two halves: the first featuring a 30-minute in-studio poetry reading by Elma Lewis, the second of magazine-style segments. Elma Lewis, Director of the National Center of Afro-American Artists, seated with children around her, talks about what poetry is, what a poem can make you feel, and why people used to write in rhymes. Lewis focuses on two African American poets, Langston Hughes (who is 'of this time') and
Centripetal Force, Penny on a Hanger
Part of NCSSM Online Physics Collection: This video deals with centripetal force acting on an object to move it in a circular path. http://www.dlt.ncssm.edu
Spiny Seahorse--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of the physical characteristics of a Spiny Seahorse. Named after the spines that project from the corners of the bony plates covering the body, the spiny seahorse (Hippocampus histrix) is, like all seahorses, an intriguing and peculiar-looking fish. As well as its spiny appearance, this seahorse can be distinguished by its very long snout, which is sparsely patterned with white bars. This is a great resource to help build background kn
Working with Depth Data
In the working with depth data Quickstart video, we'll cover:
- An overview of how depth data represents the distance and player for every pixel
- An overview of Default and Near Mode and what features are supported in both
- An explanation of what distance data the Kinect returns including knowing when you are too near, too far, or the distance is unknown
- The formulas for calculating depth and player information
- How to visualize depth and player data,
Le printemps des bonzaïs (version française)
L'économie libérale est un modèle en crise.
Aujourd'hui, il existe une alternative : l'économie sociale et solidaire, un modèle qui réhumanise l'économie et crée un monde plus juste, en faisant de chacun d’entre nous un acteur responsable.
Les entrepreneurs sociaux sont les précurseurs de ce nouveau modèle.
Le Printemps des Bonzaïs dresse le portrait de trois d’entre eux. Marie-Noëlle Besançon dans le domaine de la santé, Jérôme Schatzman dan
Howard County Courthouse
Use of this image is restricted to projects related to Destination Indiana.,Howard County Journey
Day 2 Keynote - Herb Sutter: C++11, VC++11 and Beyond
This talk will cover:
- Which key features in C++11 will most change the way you write code: the features that directly affect C++ style, coding idioms, and the guidance in pre-C++11 books and articles that most needs to be updated.
- Specific guidance on each of those key features: how each one changes your code; tips on using it well; and a pitfall or two to avoid (and how).
- Status update o
Monica Visinsky Interview
NASA Public Affairs Officer Brandi Dean talks with Monica Visinsky, the test coordinator for the Japanese Experiment Module ORU Transfer Interface. NASA is testing an airlock transfer device to pass orbital replacement units to and from Dextre, the robotic handyman on the exterior of the International Space Station.
Dr. Seuss Author Profile
This 3:21 video is a brief biography of this famous author who tood the name of Dr. Seuss. An exceptional biography that will hold the attention of the students as it encourages students to not allow rejection and to keep on trying.
Combining Entrepreneurship and Environmental Science
Jesko von Windheim combines business savvy and scientific understanding in his new role at Duke as the director of the Nicholas School's Environmental Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center.
A founder of multiple companies himself, von Windheim was already teaching entrepreneurship courses at Duke when he recently joined the Nicholas faculty to lead the new environmental entrepreneurship certificate program. Classes in the two-year program will train students to understand business models and
Qwiki : Multimediale broer/zus van Wikipedia
Neen, deze site verwijst niet naar de Belgische politieker, maar wel naar het multimediale Qwiki die misschien wel in de toekomst één van de plaatsvervangers zou kunnen worden van …
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