The Meaning of Life
From Plato through Monty Python to Terry Eagleton and beyond, the question of the meaning of life has been a source of both mystery and mirth. In this lecture, based on his new book Driving with Plato, Robert Rowland Smith breaks life down into its milestones from cradle to grave: what does it mean not just to be born and to die, but to learn to talk, to lose your virginity or have a mid-life crisis? Robert Rowland Smith began his career as a Prize Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford before beco
Log Day Fall 2010
Every semester the URI Fine Arts sculpture classes put on an event known as "Log Day" Video by: Randy Stevenson
RMM Dakar 2010 – Résultats de l’enquête anthropologique.
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
Session : Colloque International Interdisciplinaire. Réduction de la mortalité maternelle en Afrique au Sud de Sahara : mieux comprendre pour mieux agir.
Modérateurs : Pierre JAUDOIN (démographe – Ministère Français des Affaires Etrangères) – Mamadou TRAORE (Professeur de gynécologie-obstétrique à l’Université de Bamako, secrétaire de la Société Africaine de Gynécologie-Obstétrique et Vice-Président de la Société Fran
Thème : Droit et Santé En Afrique.
The Ignorance of New York Magazine [Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "The Ignorance of 'New York Magazine.'"] On Boxing Day, December 26, New York magazine ran an article — "The Trouble with
[Transcribed from the Libertarian Tradition podcast episode "The Ignorance of 'New York Magazine.'"]
On Boxing Day, December 26, New York magazine ran an article — "The Trouble with
Julius A. Stratton, "Founders' Philosophies," 1976
MIT President Emeritus Julius A. Stratton delivers an illuminating talk titled "Founders' Philosophies," as the first in a series of nine presentations by various MIT luminaries for an IAP (Independent Activities Period) event called "They Were There, " offered during January 1976. Quoting from a number of key documents in MIT's history, Stratton provides a detailed assessment of the scope and vision of WIlliam Barton Rogers, founder of the Institute, and a comprehensive historical context to t
Notre Dame Remembers Haiti Earthquake
Members of the University of Notre Dame community gathered at the Grotto for a prayer service on the one-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010. Learn more about Notre Dame's commitment to Haiti: http://committedtohaiti.nd.edu.
MSUToday InStudio: College of Communication Arts and Sciences (Complete show)
MSUToday host Jim Peck talks with College of Communication Arts and Sciences Dean Pamela Whitten about how the college is keeping its pulse on technology and creating hands-on, multidisciplinary opportunities for students at Michigan State.
How Can I Become a Better Writer?
How Can I Become a Better Writer?. Part of the series: Writing Tips. Become a better writer by reading a lot of different authors and writing as much as possible. Go back and edit your writing to improve writing skills with tips from a professionals. Mainly talking without any specific examples.
Technology and Global Development
Companies and governments have to decide upon technological strategies, i.e. which products are to be developed and which processes and infrastructures are required for the future. Several tools to consider technological strategies are dealt with in this course. Study Goals: After the course the student has knowledge of: northern perception on development and the theories involved sustainable development in relation to the North-South issues 'adjusted' technology concepts in the North and South
Pierre Corneille, "Horace"; Vergleich "Le Cid" - "Horace"
(3. Vorlesung vom 28.04.1997)
How to Make a Valentine's Day 'Heart Person' (for Children)
Learn how to make a person from hearts for Valentine's Day in this three-minute crafts video on making a Valentine's 'Heart Person'. The crafter needs construction paper, 'wiggly' eyes, and yarn. This video was created by an elementary school teacher.
Der Blick ins Innere
Radiotechnologie und Mathematik ...(i:summary)
English Letters and Numbers Learning
One-hour Superstar English for kids Learn English - Learn the Letters Learn the Alphabet. (1:00:00)
Did You Know? - facts about technology in our fast-changing world
This video is basically a souped-up slideshow containing dozens of fascinating facts about technology and population, and how these are changing the world. The remixed version of Karl Fisch et. al. presentation called "Did You Know?" - Remixed in 2008 by Sony BMG for a conference in Rome. Run time 04:55
Maaltafels oefenen : Honderdtallen vermenigvuldigen met eenheden Met dit programma kunnen leerlingen de maaltafels inoefenen. Er verschijnen telkens oefeningen van het type H x E. De leerlingen moeten binnen de minuut zoveel mogelijk oefeningen correct oplossen. Als ze een oefening juist oplossen valt …
Met dit programma kunnen leerlingen de maaltafels inoefenen. Er verschijnen telkens oefeningen van het type H x E.
De leerlingen moeten binnen de minuut zoveel mogelijk oefeningen correct oplossen. Als ze een oefening juist oplossen valt …
The Hawaiian Volcanoes
A look at the impact of these volcanoes on the people and land of Hawaii. Good images. A map of the islands would be of value as well as a handout of how volcanoes become active. Keep the video on as there are more parts (Running Time 2:15).
iPads find their way to classrooms
iPads replace textbooks for some Nanyang Girls High School students in Singapore, as school explores new ways to teach and learn.
Dolly the Sheep
This professionally-made video from Brain Pop uses simple terms and cartoons to help explain what cloning is and how scientist cloned a six year old sheep in 1996. Run time 02:52.
Biodiversity, Biogeography, and Conservation of Bats in the Lesser Antilles
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