Blake's Death - Movie Clip from Mr. Deeds
In this brief but humorous clip from the movie Mr. Deeds, 82-year-old Preston Blake insists on reaching the top of Mount Everest in the middle of a storm, despite the warnings of his guides.
Themes in this clip include:
Risk, Courage, Foolishness, Pride, Challenges, Giving Up, Adventure, Danger, Consequences, Warning, Stubborn, Safety, Carpe Diem, Irrational, Instruction, Caution, Obstinate
ATDC - MessageGears
Dan Roy, CEO & co-founder of MessageGears, describes the benefits of working with ATDC. The Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) at Georgia Tech is a startup incubator that helps technology entrepreneurs in Georgia launch and grow successful companies. Visit: http://www.atdc.org/
On the Margins of the Holocaust
Prof. Jan Grabowski of the Department of History, University of Ottawa, discusses the margins of the Holocaust. The video is part of the series "Insights and Perspectives from Holocaust Researchers and Historians", Supported by the Claims Conference. For more lectures, click here: http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/holocaust/insights/video/index.asp
Invisible Light I Fall 2007
Descriptive Introduction to Physics - Fall 2007. The most interesting and important topics in physics, stressing conceptual understanding rather than math, with applications to current events. Topics covered may vary and may include energy and conservation, radioactivity, nuclear physics, the Theory of Relativity, lasers, explosions, earthquakes, superconductors, and quantum physics.
Gait Exam: Normal Exam: Station
The patient should be able to stand still with her feet less then shoulder width apart. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam, a logical and systematic approach to problem sol
09.07.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei.Der Südsudan hat sich offiziell für unabhängig vom Norden erklärt und in der Hauptstadt Juba seine Staatsgründung gefeiert. Parlamentspräsident James Wani Igga verlas vor zehntausenden Bürgern und zahlreichen internationalen Gästen die Unabhängigkeitserklärung. Nach dem Hissen der neuen Flagge legte Präsid
Using Macroinvertebrates to Evaluate the Condition of Ponds
Macro-invertebrates are commonly used to evaluate the status of streams and rivers. The deep zones of lakes have also been used for this purpose. This project includes a protocol for using macro-invertebrates to compare and evaluate ponds and wetlands.
No let up in demonstrations in Yemen
July 10 - Yemen's youthful protesters consider the nation's future in the absence of President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
North America NDVI 1988 August Anomaly
NDVI Anomaly in North America for August 1988, based off data collected over the 1981-2000 time frame.
Addressing Socioeconomic Barriers to Effective Diabetes Management
A public health seminar delivered January 24, 2011 by Dr. John Billimek, Ph.D. Seminar title: Addressing Socioeconomic Barriers to Effective Diabetes Management.
This patient education program explains the Cesarean or C-Section, why they are needed, how they are performed, the risks, and what to expect after the procedure. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Beckham's baby's name; Beatles back?
July 11 - The latest celebrity news including the meaning behind beckham's baby name and a Beatles reunion in the works? John Russell reports.
Asian stocks fall despite EU pledge
July 12 - Asian stocks fall despite EU pledge to help Greece and other EU debtors; including allowing a possible selective default to help Athens deal with its debt. Arnold Gay reports.
A Short History of US Credit Defaults On July 13th, the president of the United States angrily walked out of ongoing negotiations over the raising of the debt ceiling from its legislated maximum of $14.294 trillion dollars. This prompted a new round of speculation over whether the United States might default on its financial obligations. In these circumstances, it is useful to recall the previous instances in which this has occurr
On July 13th, the president of the United States angrily walked out of ongoing negotiations over the raising of the debt ceiling from its legislated maximum of $14.294 trillion dollars. This prompted a new round of speculation over whether the United States might default on its financial obligations. In these circumstances, it is useful to recall the previous instances in which this has occurr
MOLA-based Flyover of Hellas Transitioning to Utopia Planitia
MOLA-based animations showing Martian topography as both color and elevation. The exaggeration is 3x. This was created for a talk James Garvin will give on The Hill in late April 2002.
Meharry Hall, East College, Depauw University, Greencastle, Indiana
Founded as Indiana Asbury College by Methodists in 1837, DePauw University began as a college preparatory school and a 4-year liberal arts college. It was renamed in 1884 for tycoon Washington C. DePauw who rescued the school from financial problems.
5.2 Ways of organising yourself
This unit will help you to identify and use information in business and management, whether for your work, study or personal purposes. Experiment with some of the key resources in this subject area, and learn about the skills which will enable you to plan searches for information, so you can find what you are looking for more easily. Discover the meaning of information quality, and learn how to evaluate the information you come across. You will also be introduced to the many different ways of or