How to Reduce the File Size of a pdf Using ColorSync Utility
Reduce the file size of pdf files using the Apple ColorSync Utility in Mac OS X. You no longer need to use any online file reduction or Adobe products. (02:11)
Brazil: Arts and Culture in Brazil
Salvador, the capital of the state Bahia, was the first capital of Brazil.
Slavery was common in Brazil until it was abolished in 1888. Today, Salvador has the largest population of African-Americans in any city out of Africa. Ancient African rhythms transformed to the present day samba. A good look at the people and culture of this community.
China's wine industry ripens as local thirst grows
Nov. 17 - China's wine producers try to up their game, as Chinese consumers further develop their taste for finer French wines. Cathy Yang reports.
Authors@Google: W. Scott Poole
Author W. Scott Poole visits Google Cambridge to speak about his new book, Monsters in America. From the book's description: "Salem witches, frontier wilderness beasts, freak show oddities, alien invasions, Freddie Krueger. From our colonial past to the present, the monster in all its various forms has been a staple of American culture. A masterful survey of our grim and often disturbing past, Monsters in America uniquely brings together history and culture studies to expose the dark obsessions
Asia Regional Night: Thailand
Thunderbird School of Global Management students perform Nov. 12, 2011, during Homecoming festivities. http://www.thunderbird.edu
High Performance Computing with Wenming Ye If there were a special geek merit badge for those whose desktop PC has the word "CRAY" across the front, Wenming Ye would have plenty of them. Wenming works just down the hallway from us on Channel 9 exploring the possibilities of HPC (High Performance Computing). I wanted Niners to meet Wenming and see some of the interesting projects he's working on and find out how the cloud has changed supercomputing.
If there were a special geek merit badge for those whose desktop PC has the word "CRAY" across the front, Wenming Ye would have plenty of them. Wenming works just down the hallway from us on Channel 9 exploring the possibilities of HPC (High Performance Computing). I wanted Niners to meet Wenming and see some of the interesting projects he's working on and find out how the cloud has changed supercomputing.
Numerical Simulation of Magnetic Flux Emerging Through a Model Solar Atmosphere: Density
This animation is one of a series depicting the results of a two-dimensional ideal magneto-hydrodynamic simulation of magnetic flux emerging through a solar atmosphere. The simulation has a resolution of 300x500 cells and a length scale of 16 Mm x 6.8 Mm. The simulation depicts 1730 seconds in the evolution of the model.
PeerIndex wins Grand Prix at The Europas
Nov 18 - London-based PeerIndex takes the top prize at The Europas, a competition recognizing the best and brightest startups on the European technology scene. Matt Cowan reports.
The Great Depression and the 1990s
This lesson asks students to research a modern government program having roots in the New Deal. Following their research, students participate in a congressional forum where they debate which programs should be continued. Recommended for grade 11, can be adapted for other grades.
Gaddafi son betrayed by desert guide
Nov. 22 - Saif al-Islam Gaddafi was betrayed to his captors by a nomad who says he was hired to help the former Libyan leader's son escape. Katharine Jackson reports.
GoNUxstream Game Recap - Women's Ice Hockey vs. Boston College - Nov. 17, 2011
Description not set
Donors Make a Difference
UNSW Donors make a difference. Thank you and best wishes for 2012 to all of our donors and supporters. Donate now at www.giving.edu.au This video was made possible through the generosity of Huzzah Sound: http://huzzahsound.com/flash_site/flash_site.html
Eastman Kodak - History of Photography - BBC
This nine minute video provides an overview of how
George Eastman impacted photography with his inventions. He also created the camera which he called Kodak and was first offered for
sale in 1888 and in the 1900s he created the Brownie a small and inexpensive cameras that was actually created for children it
was sold for a dollar. The end of the video needs to be carefully reviewed as it drifts from the topic.
Approches alternatives pour la fusion par confinement inertiel - Guy SCHURTZ
Congrès Général de la SFP Bordeaux-2011
• Approches alternatives pour la fusion par confinement inertiel Guy SCHURTZ
CEA-CESTA et Université Bordeaux 1, coordonnateur scientifique du projet européen HIPER
Congrès Général de la SFP Bordeaux-2011
Aftermath in Syria
Dec. 14 - Amateur video out of Syria purports to show the body of a man on a street in Homs and a nearby ambulance unable to reach him. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.