Vietnam honors war hero's 100th birthday
Aug 24 - Vietnam celebrates retired General Vo Nguyen Giap's centennial birthday by holding a photo exhibition that looks back at the life of the prominent military commander. Elly Park reports.
Queen Anne's Lace
Women And Math: 2011 Conference COMING SOON!
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8.09 Classical Mechanics (MIT)
This class provides a formal introduction to classical mechanics, Euler-Lagrange equations, Hamilton's equations of motion used to describe central force motion, scattering, perturbation theory and Noether's theorem. The course also extends to continuous and relativistic systems and classical electrodynamics.
Computational atmospheric sciences : OS 411 : an interactive resource for air quality professionals
Six self-instructional courses in air quality modelling have been created by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Air Pollution Training Institute (APTI) "for professionals who wish to develop a solid foundation in the technologies, techniques, and tools of air quality modeling and the use of computational science in air quality analyses". The courses cover: the essentials of chemistry, physics, mathematics and statistics required for air quality modelling; the essentials of atmospheric
Kenya abduction shocks victims' friends
Oct 2- The boyfriend of a disabled French woman abducted in Kenya on Saturday says he contemplated fighting her armed kidnappers. Lindsey Parietti reports.
Understanding Professional Development - Professional Development Planning
These resources support a module on Understanding Professional Development. They focus on Professional Development Planning.The resource has been developed through the Learning from WOeRK project and seeks to support learning in the work place. For an overview of all related modules and resources please visit http://cpdoer.net/collections/
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Libyans scour bombed military base for 'spoils of war.'
Aug. 30 - Military bases near Tripoli bombed by NATO are now left wide open with people helping themselves to whatever wreckage they can find. Rough Cut (No reporter narration)
NIFP Workshop Participant Fears
Presentation in the 2008 Rice University NSF Advance Conference entitled “Negotiating the Ideal Faculty Position”. This handout is from Mikki Hebl's talk entitled "Fear of Failure, Fear of Success".
Authors@Google: Penn Jillette
Penn Jillette visited Google's Santa Monica office on August 19, 2011 to discuss his book "God No! Signs You Already May Be an Atheist and Other Magical Tales." This talk took place as part of the Authors@Google series. Warning: This talk contains adult language.
Egyptische Rijk : Werkblaadjes Het Egyptische rijk in een notendop. In vijf werkblaadjes, geïlustreerd met afbeeldingen, korte teksten en kaartjes, vind je:
Het Egyptische rijk in een notendop. In vijf werkblaadjes, geïlustreerd met afbeeldingen, korte teksten en kaartjes, vind je:
This video gives step by step directions to create cute bats made from small pumpkins, craft foam, toothpicks, skewers, and paint. This would be fun for the family or as a classroom project. (2:17)
The Keck Telescope
This video of the Keck Telescope on Mauna Kea, Island of Hawaii was produced to acknowledge the contributions of the W. M. Keck Foundation including its support for the National Academies' Keck Futures Initiative.
More information can be viewed at www.kecktelescopeexhibit.org
The video, which contains original high definition footage shot by Moey Inc specifically for this project, shows the telescope in action while introducing the viewer to an overview of the research work bei
Mecca Anderson, Law student
Mecca Anderson is a student in Valparaiso University's School of Law. She came to the school from Atlanta, Ga., and tells her story of feeling not only welcomed to the campus, but provided an education that will ensure her success as she works toward her life goal of serving as a judge.
All About the Biathlon
Travel to Fort Kent Maine and Tenth Mountain Ski Center to meet a young man involved in shooting and skiing in the sport of biathlon in this video. Watch footage of athletes participating in this sport which requires strength, speed, endurance, concentration, and a steady hand. ( 3:36)
Learn About the Eskimos
This one minute video provides an overview of the native people of the North American continent. It briefly describes their cultural traits.
A Celebration of Algebraic Geometry, August 25-28, 2011 Brendan Hassett: Families of quartic del Pezzo surfaces
A Celebration of Algebraic Geometry, August 25-28, 2011 Jason Starr: Pseudo ideal sheaves and weak approximation over function fields of curves
Coding4Fun July 2014 Round-Up I'm going to have to call this past month the official Kinect for Windows v2 month. We have the shipping of the devices, the release of the public SDK preview and the hard work of all the private dev preview participants updating their projects. Yep, Kinect Month it was....
I'm going to have to call this past month the official Kinect for Windows v2 month. We have the shipping of the devices, the release of the public SDK preview and the hard work of all the private dev preview participants updating their projects. Yep, Kinect Month it was....