Dante's Inferno I
Dante, one of the world’s finest and most influential poets of western literature, was born in Florence, Italy, in 1265. He got caught up in the economic and political upheavals of his day. Length 3:42
29.06.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die Staats- und Regierungschefs der 17 Euroländer haben sich auf Unterstützungsmaßnahmen für bedrängte Länder wie Spanien und Italien geeinigt. Das teilte EU-Ratspräsident Herman Van Rompuy in Brüssel mit. Ländern, die sich an ihre Haushaltsvorgaben hielten, könne Hilfe über die Krisenfonds EFSF und ESM gewährt werden, um die Märkte zu be
Science Bulletins: Eight New "Natural Wonders" Listed
In July, the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) added eight new natural sites to its World Heritage List. The designation will support international efforts to protect these unique environments.
Breakingviews: Did Barclays leave blood in its wake?
June 28 - Antony Currie and Breakingviews columnists discuss who may have been hurt by the UK bank's Libor lies.
Ways to get involved in the College of Communications
Students talk about the ways to get engaged in activities and involved with clubs or organizations in the College of Communications at Penn State.
Trigal con cuervos - Vincent Van Gogh
Descripción escrita por Arte Historia.
Posiblemente sea el Trigal con cuervos uno de los trabajos más famosos de Van Gogh, considerándose obra clave del periodo de Auvers. En primer plano contemplamos el punto de unión de los tres caminos que parten hacia diferentes direcciones; entre ellos, limitados con una línea verde que corresponde con las hierbas y la maleza, hallamos los campos de trigo en todo su esplendor, iluminados por la luz n
HIS348 Session 8 Summer 2012
Labor in American Society with Mike Fraga 07/01/12
PSY372 Session 8 Summer 2012
Industrial and Organizational Psychology with Donna El-Armale 07/01/12 Guest, Rick Middleton, International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Insert Video Clips in PowerPoint 2007
This video demonstrates how to insert a video clip in PowerPoint 2007 and how to indicate how the video will appear and play in the presentation. (1:57)
New York Times writer David Carr discusses the use of digital communications in the 2008 election an From "Politics and Popular Culture," with Johanna Blakely, David Carr, Stephen Duncombe and Henry Jenkins held February 26, 2009.
From "Politics and Popular Culture," with Johanna Blakely, David Carr, Stephen Duncombe and Henry Jenkins held February 26, 2009.
ISS Update: Astronaut Participates in Autonomous Mission Operations Test
NASA Public Affairs Officer Brandi Dean talks with astronaut Alvin Drew who is participating in the Autonomous Mission Operations test, which looks at how communication delays will affect future deep space missions. Questions? Ask us on Twitter @NASA_Johnson and include the hashtag #askStation. For the latest news about the space station, visit http://www.nasa.gov/station.
Science Bulletins: Amazon People Offer Clues to Heart Health
A long-term study of the Tsimane, a traditional community that lives in the Bolivian Amazon, is offering scientists a new perspective on the risks of heart disease. A recent report by anthropologists from the University of New Mexico and the University of California has found that although the Tsimane present a major risk factor—chronic inflammation—they don't show signs of cardiovascular disease.
Philosophically speaking about freedom [Audio]
Speaker(s): Quentin Skinner | Among contemporary political theorists, the idea of individual liberty is generally defined in negative terms as absence of interference. This lecture argues that, if the concept is instead approached genealogically, this orthodoxy begins to appear in need of qualification and perhaps abandonment. The genealogy traced in the lecture is shown to carry three specific implications, which are discussed in turn. The first is that the concept of interference is of much gr
Speak Italian with Your Mouth Full - Lesson 7, part 2 (vocabulary) ESG seminar on Italian language, culture, and food: ES.S41, Lesson 7, part 2 (2 of 3). Recipe and lecture notes available at: http://speakcookitalian.blogspot.com/2012/03/lezione-numero-sette-22-la-canzone.html http://speakcookitalian.blogspot.com/2012/03/crespelle-di-spinaci.html
ESG seminar on Italian language, culture, and food: ES.S41, Lesson 7, part 2 (2 of 3).
Recipe and lecture notes available at:
Faculty of Law: Public Law Toolbox: Why it Matters
Mai Chen of CHENPALMER Law Specialists, and distinguished Otago Law alumna discusses New Zealand Public and Employment Law. Mai has recently had her book, Public Law Toolbox published, and she has contributed greatly to public and employment law discourse in New Zealand.
Lecture by Rebecca Morris
Presented as part of the Painting Lecture Series, Rebecca Morris lectured at the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts. The lecture was recorded on February 8, 2012. Rebecca Morris lives and works in Los Angeles. She received her BA from Smith College (1991) and her MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (1994), and she attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (1994). Morris was the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship (2008) and has also received a