"The Tyranny of Oil: The World's Most Powerful Industry, and What We Must Do to Stop It" (video)
A talk by Antonia Juhasz, author, policy expert, and activist. Antonia Juhasz is an associate fellow with the Institute for Policy Studies, a fellow with Oil Change International, and a senior analyst for Foreign Policy In Focus. The author of The Bush Agenda: Invading the World, One Economy at a Time (2006), Juhasz has also written extensively on various aspec
Paper Heart Garland: Add Glitter-Step 11
Step 11 for making a paper heart garland. This part explains how to add glue around the edges of the hearts for the glitter to stick to.
Paper Heart Garland: Punch Holes-Step 5
Step 5 for making paper heart garland. This part explains how to glue and punch holes along the top of the hearts.
El sistema nervioso
Este video describe el sistema nervioso. El video tiene dibujos que ayudan a explicar el sistema. (2:08)
17.202 Graduate Seminar in American Politics II (MIT)
This is the second in a sequence of two field seminars in American politics intended for graduate students in political science, in preparation for taking the general examination in American politics. The material covered in this semester focuses on American political institutions. The readings covered here are not comprehensive, but it is sufficiently broad to give students an introduction to major empirical questions and theoretical approaches that guide the study of American political institu
Clemson University's Department of Bioengineering
Undergraduate and graduate researchers and faculty talking about patents, entrepreneurship, and awards www.clemson.edu/ces/bioe/
21.09.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Vor den Freitagsgebeten wächst die Sorge, dass es in der islamischen Welt erneut gewalttätige Ausschreitungen und Proteste gegen das Schmähvideo aus den USA und die Veröffentlichung von Mohammed-Karikaturen geben könnte. In Tunesien verbot das Innenministerium sämtliche Demonstrationen. In Pakistan, wo tausende Demonstranten erwartet werden, ve
Hearing the Japanese Earthquake Clip 1
Georgia Tech Associate Professor Zhigang Peng has converted the 2011 Japanese earthquake's seismic waves into audio files. The results allow experts and general audiences to "hear" what the quake sounded like as it moved through the earth and around the globe. This recording was taken about 90 miles from the Japanese earthquake's epicenter. There are two distinct sound waves. Both are caused by the mainshock. A "pop" is heard 90 seconds (in actual time) after the main event. This pop wasn't re
Basics of Entrepreneurship: Dealing with Venture Capitalists
A critical step in the creation of a new venture is raising the capital to bring the new business to life. What sources of capital can an entrepreneur tap and what factors must she or he keep in mind while going through the process? According to Stephen Sammut, a senior fellow and lecturer at Wharton, so-called angel investors represent one possible option. Another source is venture capitalists (VCs), who may fund start-ups or invest at a later stage in a company's growth. In this podcast for th
Days and Months in Greek
In this video you will learn the days days of the week and the months of the year in Greek.
History and Changing Roles of Networks and CoPs - Richard McDermott
Richard McDermott, PhD is one of the leading thinkers,authors and consultants on designing knowledge organizations and building communities of practice. He co-authored the seminal book on CoPs – Cultivating Communities of Practice – with Etienne Wenger and has published many articles.
Features information concerning the temple of Abu Simbel, one of the temples occupied by Ramses II. Travelogue by John Sawyer, Gloucester Cine and Video Club UK. For middle school students and older.
The Last Stand of the 300 Spartans 3/10
History Channel - Documentary - The last stand of the 300 told through re-enactments and scholarly commentary. A quote from the movie: "The 300 Spartans were the Delta Force of the ancient world." Suitable for high school students.
Review Session 05 - 11/29/2010
Review Session 05
smARThistory.org is a free multi-media web-book designed as a dynamic enhancement (or even substitute) for the traditional and static art history textbook.
Not from your pal, Wil Wheaton
I urge you, for your own safety, to NOT watch Wil Wheaton on The Big Bang Theory on CBS Thursday night.
President William McKinley
A four minute summary of William McKinley's accomplishments and life history. A very good video to show human side of a president.
"Kafka Comes to America: Fighting for Justice in the War on Terror"
"Our government can make you disappear." Those were the words Steven Wax never imagined he would hear himself say. In his twenty-nine years as a public defender, Wax had never had to warn a client that he or she might be taken away to a military brig, or worse, a "black site", one of our country's dreaded secret prisons. How had our country come to this? The disappearance of people happens in places ruled by t
Bulletin of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Volume XX11, Issue 3
CONTENTS: Cover Illustration Description, Calendar of Events, Robinsons Back from Europe, The lAC Fall Public Lecture Series 1995: "The Nag Hammadi Discovery: Fifty Years Later," "From Jewish Apocalypticism to Gnosis," "From Son of Man to Christ of God: The Jewish and Greek Influences on the Doctrine of Christology," and "The 'House of David' at Tell Dan", New Finds at Ekron, Visitors From Helsinki, News and Notes