Michigan State University 2011 President's Report: Cambodia, Greg Jones
MSU student Gregory Jones spearheaded a project to construct a new school and health center in a Cambodian village that provides health education to villagers. To learn more visit http://report.president.msu.edu
Galliano's absence overshadows Dior show
July 5 - Dior debuts its first Haute Couture collection without ousted designer John Galliano. Alicia Powell reports.
Rebels seize village of al-Qawalish
July 6 - Rebels of the Western Mountains manage to seize the village of al-Qawalish from Gaddafi troops after a six-hour battle. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
IDS336 Session 9 Summer 2011
IDS336 Human Rights - Session nine 07/05/11 Emily Magruder
Pyeongchang will host 2018 Olympics
July 6 - The South Korean city of Pyeongchang is chosen by the International Olympic Committee to stage the 2018 Winter Olympics. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
DSK lawyers meet with prosecutors
July 6 - An attorney for former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn says he had a "constructive meeting" with prosecutors as the sexual assault case appeared to be falling apart. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Atrial Fibrillation (Spanish)
This patient education program discusses the causes, symptoms, and treatment of atrial fibrillation. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
The News of the World's demise
Our correspondents discuss the closure of Britain's best-selling newspaper and the latest developments in the phone-hacking scandal
Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management
Welcome to the life of an entrepreneur/small business owner. Over the next few weeks you will explore this new and exciting world of creation and innovation. You will learn how the new venture and small business differs from managing or working in an existing corporation. You will hear from and discuss with practicing entrepreneurs what it means to "be your own boss." We will lay the ground work here for you to pursue your own business. In this class I play the role of professor, small business
Take a peek at the engineering and science library and the skyway bridge to Newell-Simon Hall.
Profit Maximization and Competitive Supply; Review - Microeconomic Analysis
Microeconomic Analysis - Spring 2006. Resource allocation and price determination. By the end of the semester, students should know the basic theory, models, and results of the topics covered. They should be able to use this knowledge to answer questions and analyze real-world situations. They should also be able to identify which theory or model is appropriate to analyze a particular question and explain why their answers are correct in intuitive, as well as mathematical, terms.
Artemia juvenile swimming motion.
In a Land of Giants
In this video segment from Cyberchase, the CyberSquad must scale down a large boat to escape the land of Proporciona, a land of giants.
In this activity, students learn how engineers use solar energy to heat buildings by investigating the thermal storage properties of some common materials: sand, salt, water and shredded paper. Students then evaluate the usefulness of each material as a thermal storage material to be used as the thermal mass in a passive solar building.
How did an eighth-grader’s science fair project inspire a new way to
tackle rising levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere? Claire
Lackner’s father Klaus, a geophysicist at Columbia University, had a
brainstorm after he saw how Claire used an aquarium pump to capture carbon dioxide in the air. A decade later, Dr. Lackner is testing a product inspired by his daughter’s vision. This 12:46 long video tells of this story with the emphasis on what CO2 is what
Summer economy warming up
July 7 - Encouraging reports from U.S. retailers show consumers may be starting to spend as new reports on the job market point to a possible rebound there. Bobbi Rebell reports from New York.
Stocks surge as shoppers boost hopes
July 7 - Summary of business headlines: Nasdaq closes near 10-1/2 year high as consumers shop and hiring rebounds; News Corp's James Murdoch says newspaper hacking regrettable was painful decision; Apple acknowledges security risk to devices. Conway G. Gittens reports.
A-Z of Ireland
26 questions about Ireland with answers that work through the letters of the alphabet. Answers are at bottom of page.