Battle of Kwajalein
The U.S. invades Kwajalein on January 31, 1944, breaking the outer ring of the Japanese Pacific territory. Japanese forces are poorly trained and are easily outnumbered by American troops. After four days nearly all of the Japenese troops are wiped out and Allies claim victory on February 3, 1944. In this video clip, learn more about swift Battle of Kwajalein. (2:04)
Watterson Dining Commons Tour
Watterson Dining Commons was completely renovated in 2009 and 2010. The largest dining facility on campus offers everything from home-style entrees to Panini sandwiches; numerous salad bar selections to homemade desserts; pizza and pasta to Asian cusine, not to mention Fresh Bites - a food venue that features fresh vegetables and fruit, whole grains, and lean meats and seafood. There is something to satisfy everyone's taste buds at this dining center.
Breakingviews: Greek debt threat won't trigger Armageddon
Mar. 7 - Sabre-rattling in Greece is spooking the markets, but minor chaos could bring stragglers into line; And, why the UK needs an intelligent industrial policy, says Reuters Breakingviews.
Breakingviews: risk management nous crucial at Deutsche Bank
Mar. 8 - Deutsche Bank's latest reshuffle confirms that trading and risk management nous are still crucial say Reuters Breakingviews.
Talking Point - Regulating Global Capital
UNSW's Professor Justin O'Brien talks to Lancaster University's Professor Saul Picciotto about his new book, "Regulating Global Corporate Capitalism".
313 GG Getting Your Tricky Conditionals Right
Past and present tense can get tricky with conditionals.
Love Is Not All by Edna St. Vincent Millay (poetry reading)
Paintings by Edvard Munch, about 1900 Love is not all: it is not meat nor drink Nor slumber nor a roof against the rain; Nor yet a floating spar to men that sink And rise and sink and rise and sink again; Love can not fill the thickened lung with breath, Nor clean the blood, nor set the fractured bone; Yet many a man is making friends with death Even as I speak, for lack of love alone. It well may be that in a difficult hour, Pinned down by pain and moaning for release, Or nagged by w
USAWC Strategy Conference- Panel V
Dr. Eric V. Thompson, CNA; Dr. Richard A. Lacquement, USAWC SSL; Dr. Nora Bensahel, Center for a New American Security; General James Cartwright, USMC, Ret., CSIS.; Ms. Anne A. Witkowsky, Office of the Secretary of Defense, present Panel V, with the Center for Naval Analyses — "Globally Integrated Operations and the New Road to Rainbow."
Rewilding Europe : Fauna en flora opnieuw tot leven brengen in verlaten streken van Europa Deze site vertelt over de mogelijkheden om opnieuw wild maar ook planten te laten integreren in grote verlaten streken van Europa. Het gaat hierbij om edelherten, wilde paarden, wisent, lynx, bruine beer, de wolf, de pelikaan, etc. Dit project is …
Deze site vertelt over de mogelijkheden om opnieuw wild maar ook planten te laten integreren in grote verlaten streken van Europa. Het gaat hierbij om edelherten, wilde paarden, wisent, lynx, bruine beer, de wolf, de pelikaan, etc. Dit project is …
Top 10 Classes at USC: Students Pick Their Favorite Classes
Get the most out of your USC education with these student-recommended courses. For scheduling information and for a list of more great "courses of interest," check out the Schedule of Classes at www.usc.edu/soc.
New Orleans 2012 - Candlelight Prayer Service
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BoxingBots at South by South West The boys at Coding4Fun really out-did themselves this time. They created Kinect-Driven Pneumatic Boxing Robots and showed them off to the party-goers at last nights opening party for the SXSW Interactive track, host by Frog and Microsoft. Essentially 2 humans each use their own Kinect to control the boxing bots inside the ring. The crowd LOVED this party centerpiece and I must say I want a bot of my very own. You can read
The boys at Coding4Fun really out-did themselves this time. They created Kinect-Driven Pneumatic Boxing Robots and showed them off to the party-goers at last nights opening party for the SXSW Interactive track, host by Frog and Microsoft. Essentially 2 humans each use their own Kinect to control the boxing bots inside the ring. The crowd LOVED this party centerpiece and I must say I want a bot of my very own. You can read
This video is done with a class and shows them reciting a rap about improper and mixed fractions, simplifying fractions, area, perimeter, and more. A fun video for students to emulate. Lyrics are not included. (02:33)
PSYC 303-01, Psychology of Health, Fall 1998
Informational Goals: 1. To provide students with a preliminary understanding of the important ways in which psychological states and behaviors are involved in health and illness 2. To provide students with a basic knowledge of chronic illnesses and their incidence rates, as well as the effectiveness of psychologically based treatment modalities 3. To provide students a closer look at some illness of interest or relevance to them, and to consider the psychological risk and treatment factors Skill
Michael Porter on value-based health care delivery
UCLPartners and the Greater London Authority hosted a meeting for leaders and future leaders of London's health and social care system on 29 February, 2012. Professor Michael Porter (Harvard Business School) provided an introduction to value-based mental health care. By focusing on value, Porter believes the NHS can reduce costs whilst improving services. Further information: http://www.uclpartners.com/events/archived-events/delivering-value-based-health-care-maximising-outcomes-for-every-poun
Cómo dibujar guisantitos (en español)
Este video enseña cómo dibujar un sencillo peluche con guisantes sonrientes. También, usan colores verdes para el dibujo. (1:00)
African Slave Trade
This clip from Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery" explains how the slave trade was developed and how the Europeans fit themselves into the already existing trade in Africa. (3:00)
Hitler Assassination Mysteries
In this video from the Military Channel's "Unsolved History," take a look at some of the greatest mysteries surrounding the assassination attempts on Adolf Hitler. (4:53)
Fall of the Third Reich
Hitler's death in April of 1945 signaled the end of the Third Reich. In this video clip, from the Military Channel's "Unsolved History", learn more about the fall of the Third Reich. (5:36)