Rondonia Deforestation (WMS)
Throughout much of the 1980s, deforestation in Brazil eliminated more than 15,000 square kilometers (9000 square miles) of forest per year. Data gathered by several satellites in the Landsat series of spacecraft shows enormous tracts of forest disappearing in Rondonia, Brazil from 1975 through 2001. The human phenomenon of deforestation starts, especially in the dense tropical forests of Brazil, when systematic cutting of a road opens new territory to potential deforestation by penetrating into
3.1 Patches and antivirus software
Computer crashes are often the result of viruses, worms or Trojans as unfortunately some internet users want to cause havoc or vandalise your computer. This unit provides a guide to the downsides of living with the Net. Advice on how to deal with these dangers is provided and security issues like spyware and adware are explained. The unit also deals with protecting children online, and provides links to various helpful websites which deal with the problems raised.
Rational Expressions and Equations
This module is part of collection of modules developed for use by students enrolled in a special section of MATH 1508 (PreCalculus) for preengineers. This module introduces several engineering […]
Farm Accounts - Quiz
How much do you know about Farm Accounts?
Teaching children with Attention Deficit Disorder
This advice sheet is aimed at children with Special needs (Attention Deficit Disorder). It offers strategies for dealing with this disability in the mainstream classroom.
Marbury v. Madison (1977) - 34 min
Dramatizations of historic decisions from Chief Justice, John Marshall that helped establish judicial review. This video explains what happened and how it determined what the Constitution means—what is and is not constitutional. Old video, but useful.
Cuba & Florida: Exploration on a Historical Connection, 1539-1991
Miguel Bretos looks at the Cuban presence in "La Florida" from the time of Ponce de Leon, almost 500 years ago, through the late 20th century. Speaker Biography: Historian Miguel Bretos was born in Cuba and received his doctorate from Vanderbilt University. He is currently senior scholar at the Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery.
This patient education program explains massage therapy, its benefits, risks, and what to expect during and after a massage. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Seizures and Epilepsy (Spanish)
This patient education program discusses different types of seizures including epileptic. The causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for epilepsy are reviewed. It also covers what to do when a seizure occurs, how to live with seizures, and preventive measures. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
Copying SNAP files to your P: drive
A Camtasia video on how to copy files from the student shared drive to your own p: drive so that you can open them and analyse them using SNAP
AE CS5.5: Advanced Audition for After Effects
Learn the proper workflow for using Audition with After Effects CS5.5 to enhance the sound when audio is already embedded in video sources. Includes a tutorial for using Audition's Dynamics Processing module to improve the loudness of voiceovers.
Listening exercise: Slide show about Tongeren (place in Belgium)
You understand a slide show presentation or spoken explanation concerning a cultural subject.
Reading and speaking exercise: received pronunciation on radio and TV
You can give your own opinion concerning the use of received pronunciation on radio and TV. You can involve yourself in a discussion on matters relating to language.
See inside the 'clean room,' that was formerly filled with coal,, and hear more about how we fueled our own campus.
Ukraine's new PM calls Putin's plan a "declaration of war"
March 2 - Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk says Russian President Vladimir Putin's declaration that he had the right to invade Ukraine amounted to a 'declaration of war'. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including busines
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
Lower the Debt Ceiling [An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for download.] Currently, the big show in Washington, DC, centers around raising the debt ceiling. Congress began setting this ceiling in
[An MP3 audio file of this article, narrated by the author, is available for download.]
Currently, the big show in Washington, DC, centers around raising the debt ceiling. Congress began setting this ceiling in
Managing customers globally
Professor Kaj Storbacka of Vectia Ltd and Hanken School of Economics talks about how successful global growth focuses on customers and the standardization and integration of processes according to market segments - part of the Key Account Management Best Practice Club Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/h0iHSn
The Entrepreneurial Experience
Many entrepreneurs believe that, regardless of formal education, there is no substitute for on-the-job learning. The Entrepreneurial Experience (MGMT 463 in Montana State University's College of Business) offers students real-world entrepreneurial experiences in projects assisting start-up companies. As a student in this class, you'll work with a company to resolve management, marketing, finance, or other business issues. While your specific project content will depend on the company's particula