Fed's QE2 fades into the sunset
June 30 - Summary of business headlines: Federal Reserve's QE2 program ends, Harvard professor says no need for QE3; Greek parliament passes second austerity bill; Britons show outrage over public pension reforms. Stock rally in fourth day. Conway G. Gittens reports.
This animation does not have a narrator so the sound can be muted. It is 1:22 minutes long. Not much depth.
Product barcodes get creative upgrade
June 30 - A subtle change is emerging in the often overlooked barcodes used on retail items. Bobbi Rebell reports.
Former senator Alan Simpson on debt, taxes and Wall St.
June 30 - Chrystia Freeland talks with former senator Alan Simpson at the Aspen Ideas Festival.
Income Inequality In the United States
For this assignment we will explore the impact of gender and race on the earnings of full-time workers in 2000. The purpose of this assignment is to introduce you to some basic data analysis software (WebCHIP), to develop some familiarity with working with data from the Current Population Survey, and to apply what you have learned in the course to try to explain differences in earnings based on race and gender.
STS-135 Overview Animation
A computer-animated overview of the STS-135 mission of space shuttle Atlantis.
PediNeuroLogic Exam: Newborn: Abnormal: Positions - Vertical Suspension
In vertical suspension there is the feeling that the baby is slipping through the examiner's hands because of the low tone in the shoulder girdle muscles. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
Thais set to choose next government
July 1 - Thailand is in final preparations for Sunday's elections with Thaksin's Puea Thai Party leading polls. Arnold Gay reports.
An audacious plan to save the world
June 30 - Paul Romer talks with Chrystia Freeland about building new cities in the developing world.
Battling obesity in America
June 30 - Chrystia Freeland discusses the American diet with Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, chair of the Department of Bioethics at The Clinical Center of the National Institutes of Health.
David Rohde talks about his seven month Taliban captivity
June 30 - Chrystia Freeland welcomes David Rohde to the Reuters family and talks discusses his book, "A Rope and a Prayer".
Protests turn violent in Chile
June 30 - Protests turn violent in Chile as students and teachers demand education improvements. Rough Cut. No reporter narration.
SSC Event Thank You
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Space Week: Space Station and Beyond, Part 2
A Mars mission will be an expensive, long-term endeavor, but it's a dream that inspires the next generation of space explorers.
144: Can Africa unlock its potential?
Africa is turning the page on 50 years of over-reliance on Western economies, thanks to strengthening trade and investment links with emerging countries like China, India, Turkey and oil-rich countries in the Middle East. And although the continent’s economic growth will be hit this year by the turmoil in North Africa, analysts say prospects for sub-Saharan Africa are brighter than they have been for some time.
The internet provides a world of information, but how do you find what you are looking for? This unit will help you discover the meaning of information quality and teach you how to evaluate the material you come across in your study of technology. You will learn how to plan your searches effectively and be able to experiment with some of the key resources in this area.
Otis Visiting Artist: Yoshua Okon
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Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 3D shapes
Diagrams and forumulas for calculating area and volume of 3D shapes cube, cuboid, cylinder, sphere, hemisphere, triangular prism, frustrum, cone, pyramid
IDS336 Session 9 Summer 2011
IDS336 Human Rights - Session nine 07/05/11 Emily Magruder
Adjectives - Quiz
The pupils will know what an adjective is. They will consolidate their understanding of adjectives. They will know several adjectives.