Lindbergh Honored for New York-Paris Flight
In this video clip, on June 11, 1927, President Calvin Coolidge presented Col. Charles Lindbergh with the first Distinguished Flying Cross medal for his solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean. At the presentation ceremony, President Coolidge gives opening remarks before Lindbergh's acceptance speech. (2:20)
Elon's Drumline and the Fight Song
With camps well underway, the Fire of the Carolinas drumline was out practicing the Fight Song the morning of August 21, 2012, at 10 a.m. outside the entrance to the Center for the Arts.
Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet
http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674049673 Brigham Young was a rough-hewn New York craftsman whose impoverished life was electrified by the Mormon faith. John G. Turner provides a fully realized portrait of this spiritual prophet, viewed by followers as a protector and by opponents as a heretic. His pioneering faith made a deep imprint on tens of thousands of lives in the American Mountain West.
Breakingviews: Making a Mark at the New York Times
Aug 15 - Richard Beales and Breakingviews columnists discuss whether Mark Thompson's experience at the government-funded BBC will be enough to turn around the New York Times.
Site Libre Savoirs: Le sol, un milieu complexe au pouvoir épurateur limité
Domaine: Génie et sciences de la terre
Students arrive on campus to begin moving into the residence halls on August 17th, 2012 - the first day of Welcome Weekend at Missouri State University.
Green and Gold Day 2012
Join Lakers on campus and around the world as we celebrate Green and Gold Day Aug. 31! Don your green and gold and post pictures on Facebook (http://facebook.com/OswegoFANS) or Twitter by adding #OswegoPride to your tweets.
Getting leads from Big Data
By: OpenHelix This video illustrates a search of the ICGC, International Cancer Genome Consortium, for a gene lost in tumor samples. For more details see the blog post: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=13404
Sean Sykes (Broad Institute) at the 2012 SFAF meeting
By: JGI Sean Sykes on "Putting the Pieces Together: From Assembly to Analysis" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Shuangye Yin (Broad Institute) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Shuangye Yin on "Finished prokaryotic genome assemblies from a low-cost combination of short and long reads" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Matthew Ross (Baylor College of Medicine) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Matthew Ross on "Metagenomics for etiological agent discovery" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Michael FitzSimons (LANL) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Michael FitzSimons on "Nearly finished genomes produced using gel microdroplet culturing reveals substantial intraspecies diversity within the human microbiome" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Disciplinary Thinking - Values: handout 1
Title: Disciplinary Thinking - Values: handout 1 Description: A handout describing a potential M-level assignment on values in HE teaching. Theme: Values Subject: HE - Education Author: Colleen McKenna & Jane Hughes: HEDERA, 2012 Audience: Educational developers within accredited programmes and courses in higher education Issue Date: 05/07/2012 Last updated Date: 02/08/2012 Version: Final PSF Mapping: A1, A4, A5, K1, PV1, PV2, PV4 License: Creative Commons
Trading at Noon: U.S. housing market is back-ish
Aug 22 - U.S. home resales rose in July on low interest rates & a somewhat better employment picture; stocks remain slightly down in midday trade.
Integrating with Windows 8 Experiences | Windows 8 Developer Camp - Redmond Windows 8 contracts are agreements between Windows 8 and your app that allow you to integrate your app into Windows 8 experiences. For example, Windows 8 lets users share content from one app to another by using the Share contract. In this session, you'll learn how contracts work and how to implement the built-in contracts such as Search, Share, Settings and Play To.
Windows 8 contracts are agreements between Windows 8 and your app that allow you to integrate your app into Windows 8 experiences. For example, Windows 8 lets users share content from one app to another by using the Share contract. In this session, you'll learn how contracts work and how to implement the built-in contracts such as Search, Share, Settings and Play To.Author(s):
Adding Mixed Numbers With the Same Denominators
This video explains how to add mixed numbers that have the same denominators. A problem is presented and the tutorial goes through all the steps to solve. NOTE: the sound is NOT good, the narrator's voice is completely robotic. The end of the video shows how a quiz would be taken on their website (promotional). The instruction stops after 03:30. (05:29)
The Punctuation Song
This is an upbeat song about punctuation and punctuation rules. A main line repeated is "do they add to your meaning, do they clarify". (02:45)
Space Station Social Media Event
Expedition 32 Flight Engineers Joe Acaba and Suni Williams aboard the International Space Station answer questions from NASA social media followers.