Greeks protest austerity vote
Sept. 27 - Greek protesters in Athens scuffle with police outside parliament after deputies pass an unpopular tax measure as part of the government's austerity program. Sarah Irwin reports.
Flowers and Herbs of Early America
Gardener Larry Griffith and Photographer Barbara Lombardi summon botanic phantoms and capture their essence on film.
Ghosts Amongst Us
A chilling specter of the 18th century reaches its icy grasp to the present day. Hear the story of Moses Riggs, a man possessed.
Leadership in crisis – where are the heroes?
In a globalised world dominated by financial woes, where are the leaders who will be our salvation? Three INSEAD professors give their views on the problems these leaders face and why they may be failing.
U.S. Day Ahead: Bernanke defends bank's "Twist"
Sept. 27 - In Bernanke's first appearance since the Fed announced its "Operation Twist," the chairman may be asked some tough questions after he delivers a speech on emerging markets at a conference in Cleveland, Ohio.
Greek protesters scuffle with police after crucial tax vote
Sept. 27 - Greek protesters scuffle with police who respond with tear gas outside parliament after deputies pass an unpopular tax measure as part of the government's austerity program. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The Idea of America
Democracy is an experiment sustained through debate; rights are a privilege earned through participation. Michael Hartoonian introduces The Idea of America.
First, Do No Harm
Restoration presents a paradox when repairing old instruments could mean erasing their stories. Conservator John Watson walks the fine line.
Prisms and Rainbows
Our eyes and brain interpret the simple mixing of only 3 colors of light (red, green, and blue) as white. The students were able to confirm this in the last lesson. In this lesson students will develop the understanding that "white" light from the Sun and "white" light from an artificial light source is a full range of colors from red to violet. Students will also learn how droplets of water function as prisms to separate this full range of colors into rainbows.
Genetic Neurobiology, Fall 2002
Deals with the specific functions of neurons, the interactions of neurons in development, and the organization of neuronal ensembles to produce behavior, by functional analysis of mutations and molecular analysis of their genes. Concentrates on work with nematodes, fruit flies, mice, and humans.
Pre-K 3 Hula Hoops Explore Time
Sesame Street: Jerry O'Connell Explains the Word "Observe"
In this Sesame Street video Murray and Jerry O'Connell explain the word "observe". Observe means to explore using all of your senses to find out more about something. Jerry O'Connell observes a pie that Murray made. This is a fun resource to introduce a new vocabulary word in the elementary classroom. (1:26)
Sesame Street: Ann Curry Explains the Word "Apology"
In this short, Sesame Street video, Ann Curry explains the word "apology". Apology means to say I'm sorry. This is a fun resource to introduce a new word into the elementary classroom. (0:28)
CBS Show Time Spanish – Lesson 24
Following our recent musical episodes, listeners have been asking us for some suggestions of Spanish-language singers and groups. In episode 24 we’ve provided some suggestions, talking about Spanish groups Amaral and Ojos de Brujo, and we’ve also mentioned Colombian Juanes and the renowned Panamanian salsa performer Ruben Bla
Learn with Pictures and Video S3 #12 - Powerful Mexican Spanish Learning Technique - Learning Throug
Have you ever heard the Spanish expression, “”Give, and you will receive?”" It’s a well-known Mexican Spanish opposite pair. Learning this opposite pair and several others will help you rapidly improve your Mexican Spanish. Use this technique to learn and expand your Mexican Spanish vocabulary. Opposite Spanish verbs are particularly effective for memorizing and retaining [...]
Anders Fogh Rasmussen on NATO
The secretary general of NATO on successes in Libya, the role of America and pooling resources to buy expensive kit
Anti-Gaddafi military commander honored in Tripoli
Sept. 29 - In Tripoli, they fired into the air -- a salute to a senior military commander killed in Bani Walid. Deborah Gembara reports.
Ampliación de Matemáticas (2011)
En esta asignatura, se trata de que los alumnos completen los conocimientos en matemática aplicada: a saber: Integración en varias dimensiones, teoría de campos, ecuaciones diferenciales, transformadas de Fourier y de Laplace, finalmente se completan los conocimientos de Estadística adquiridos por los alumnos en la asignatura de Métodos Matemáticos. Aplicaremos estos conocimientos a la resolución de problemas de la física y de la técnica de los cuales hay una gran abundancia de ejer
Introducción a la Contabilidad (2011)
En esta asignatura se pretenden 3 objetivos fundamentales: (1) Importancia de la contabilidad como SISTEMA DE INFORMACIÓN completo y eficaz de la economía en general y de los negocios en particular. (2) Presentación de los CONCEPTOS BÁSICOS y la METODOLOGÍA que permitirán avanzar con seguridad en la técnica contable. (3) El método contable, la TEORÍA DE CUENTAS y la presentación del derecho contable español con especial referencia al Nuevo Plan General de Contabilidad.
German Heritage Day 2011