Cute quolls debut in Aussie zoo
Nov. 3 - Baby quolls go on display for the first time at a Sydney zoo. Tara Cleary reports.
Telescopic Lens Offers Patients With Macular Degeneration an Improved Quality of Life
The implantable miniature telescope (Vision Care, Saratoga, CA), now available at the Storm Eye Institute of the Medical University of South Carolina, offers patients with end-stage advanced macular degeneration a means to restore a degree of vision (at least two lines of best-corrected distance visual acuity) and to reestablish self-reliance. Charlene M. Grice, M.D., of Storm Eye Institute discusses the mechanism of action of the telescopic lens, the criteria for patient selection, and the gain
Plank w/shoulder taps
Teaching: • Start in pushup position with hands under shoulders • Keep toes dorsiflexed and head neutral and maintain a straight line from your head to your heels Coaching: • Lift one arm and tap opposite shoulder without rotating hips • Alternate arms and repeat • Keep back flat and core tight Common Errors: • Posture is lost • Flexion, extension , or rotation of hips • Head is not neutral
Sustainable Tourism Certification
A lecture on sustainable tourism
Inside the News: Risk appetite lifted on Greek bailout hopes
Nov. 4 - Intense European pressure has forced Greece to seek political consensus on a new bailout plan instead of holding a referendum after EU leaders raised the prospect of a Greek exit from the euro.
Burd Run Interdisciplinary Watershed Research Laboratory
The Burd Run Interdisciplinary Watershed Research Laboratory at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (SU) is a cooperative effort among 13 faculty from the Departments of Geography-Earth Science, Biology, and Teacher Education. The goal of the laboratory is to provide intensive undergraduate field training through collection and analysis of related hydrologic, geologic, biologic, and geographic data from a single watershed, establish a comprehensive statistical and spatial watershed database
The University of Memphis Centennial Moment: The U of M during the Depression.
U of M Alumna Claudia Barr shares the story of how the U of M almost closed during the Great Depression.
Obama says economic recovery "fragile"
Nov. 4 - Obama tells a news conference at the G20 Summit in Cannes that Europe must send clear message to markets about standing behind the euro. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Jobs data hint at improvement
Nov. 4 - The U.S. unemployment rate fall in October to a six-month low and although job creation was weaker than expected, economists say the labor market is showing small signs of improvement. Jill Bennett reports.
U.S. Sen Crapo: $4 trillion easier deficit recution target
Nov. 7 - U.S. Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, says the super committee will have an easier time putting together a plan that cuts $4 trillion from deficit spending than $1.2 trillion per the committee's mandate.
Frank Nye Blacksmith Shop, Warsaw, Indiana
At one time there were four “horseing” [blacksmith?] shops in Warsaw. One was blacksmith Frank Nye, who purchased a little frame building located at the southwest corner of Lake and Market streets from Gib Furlong, a monument dealer and stone cutter.,Kosciusko County Journey
CHIN 101-01, Elementary Chinese, Fall 2004
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.,This course introduces students with no previous knowledge of Chinese to the language--called "Mandarin" by English speakers, putonghua in the People's Republic, and Kuo-yu in Taiwan. Equal emphasis will be given to acquiring the rudiments of both spoken and written Chinese. Although oral-aural work naturally makes up the bulk of our work in the classroom, the instructors will always be availab
Proteins & Enzymes: Transglutaminase | Lecture 8 (2011)
Wylie Dufresne (wd~50) October 24, 2011
Duke Chapel Live - 11/6/2011
Duke Chapel Live - 11/6/2011
Albert Einstein: How I See the World (Part 3 of 6)
An excellent PBS documentary on Swiss genius Albert Einstein, most commonly known for his theory of relativity. Part 3 of 6. (09:57)
This 19 minute video is in the form of a lecture and slide show. It deals with this history and geography of the nation and goes into detail that should provide depth to any related study. Good comparison of Japan to United States.
Northeastern University Academic Honors Convocation
April 22, 2011 - Northeastern University's inaugural Academic Honors Convocation recognized its community's highest achievements in academic excellence, use-inspired research and engagement on campus and across the globe.