From Talking Leaves to Pixels: Cherokee, a Case Study
The Cherokee syllabary has a unique history among the world's writing systems. It evolved from handwritten forms to the printing press to typewriters all the way to text messaging. The Cherokees' adoption of technology has led to productive partnerships with the technology industry, including Google. This talk reviews the evolution of the syllabary & how technology had helped revitalize a Native American language.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Towards Universal Semantic Communication
Prof. Madhu Sudan MIT April 16, 2007 -_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_- Prestige Lecture Series on Science of Information Sponsored by the Purdue University Department of Computer Science
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Introduction to Research Methods with Simon Oliver
Dr Simon Oliver introduces a module belonging to the MA by distance learning programme of the Dept of Theology and Religious Studies in the University of Nottingham. This module focuses on the research methods that aim at training the student to become a working theologian and prepare the person for further research either independently or as part of a doctoral programme.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Bites, Stings, Spines, and Spurs - Venom Delivery
Venomous animals have evolved a variety of mechanisms that deliver toxins to would-be predators and prey. Museum Curator Mark Siddall discusses some of the anatomical features you'll want to avoid! At the American Museum of Natural History's exhibition, THE POWER OF POISON, you'll learn how most venomous animals have two things in common: special glands for manufacturing venom and something sharp with which to inject it. You'll also get a chance to see some of the toxic species, including a Gil
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

What is Differentiated Instruction?
This video will give you a basic understanding of what differentiated instruction is and why it is important. (03:44)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Rethinking Investment Treaty Law: An Investor's Perspective - Repsol / YPF in Argentina [Audio]
Speaker(s): Pablo Fernandez, Carlos Lopez, Miguel Klingenberg | The recent expropriation of Repsol by the Argentine government raises important legal, diplomatic and policy issues that put into question the current system of international investment protection. This seminar invites to debate on this issues from the investor's perspective. Pablo Fernández is Professor of Finance at the IESE Business School, Madrid. Carlos López Jall is the Director of International Organizations and European Af
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

The Toy That Saved Christmas, Part 1 of 5
Appearing in a TV commercial advertising his latest product, a 'Buzz-Saw Louie' toy, unscrupulous toy maker Wally P. Nezzer, convinces all of Dinkletown that "Christmas is when you get stuff!" With the town's children begging for more toys, it's sure to be the worst Christmas in Dinkletown - until one brave little Buzz-Saw Louie decides to make it the best Christmas ever with the help of the Veggie Tales crew; Larry the cucumber, Bob the tomato, and Junior Asparagus! (10:03)
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Egyptian court sentences hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood to death
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe An Egyptian court sentences to death nearly 700 supporters of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood and its leader, intensifying a crackdown on the movement that could trigger political violence ahead of elections. Mana Rabiee reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provid
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

PES Celebration
This artefact outlines the creation of a new website for Innovation North students holding details of all work placements (short, long term, voluntary, paid).The Institute for Enterprise funded the project and the money helped pay a student to maintain the website for a year
Author(s): Creator not set

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

Lawrence Bailey - Market Research Valedictory Lecture - slides (as PDF)
A pdf of the slides used in Lawrence Bailey's guest lecture on Market Segmentation, Qualitative Research and Conversations Across the Garden Wall at Leeds Metropolitan University on 27 January 2011.
Author(s): Lawrence Bailey,Leeds Metropolitan University

License information
Related content

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/uk/

Andrew Likierman GLS 2010 interview
Sir Andrew Likierman, Dean of London Business School, on what we can learn from emerging markets
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Faculty in :90 / David Norloff
A brief question-and-answer session with David Norloff, a senior lecturer in the Department of Telecommunications, produced by the College of Communications as part of its “Faculty in :90” series.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Is Anybody Listening?
“Innovation” may be the buzz word of the post-crisis world, but getting decision makers at multinational corporations to pay attention to ideas that are new, foreign and at odds with the company’s business model can leave subsidiary managers banging their heads against the wall.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

1.4.3 Framing reality from a critical perspective

The question arising from the previous two imperatives of systems thinking – dealing with holism and engaging with multiple perspectives – is how we might develop frameworks that deal responsibly with our inevitable limitations on being holistically comprehensive and epistemologically ‘multiverse’. Ulrich reminds us that a ‘systems approach’ to environmental responsibility is perhaps not quite the panacea that it so often mistakenly promises to be. Take, for example, the ‘ecosys
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2013 The Open University

5.4 Discussion

We seem to have travelled a long way from the Industrial Revolution in Europe, but many of the impacts on New Zealand's ecosystems described here can be traced, in part at least, to reverberations from these developments.

What lessons can be drawn from this example? Perhaps I should start by emphasising this is not meant to be a complete account of the environmental history of New Zealand. For example, I have not discussed any responses from the population once they realised that harm w
Author(s): The Open University

License information
Related content

Copyright © 2013 The Open University

Cell Respiration Part III: Krebs Cycle

Video link (see supported sites below). Please use the original link, not the shortcut, e.g. www.youtube.com/watch?v=abcde