Meet Micah Albert: Capturing Kenya's Trash
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/kenya-nairobi-dandora-waste-management-public-health-poverty-sanitation-crisis The 30-acre waste site of Dandora serves as the only dumping ground for the trash generated by Nairobi's 3 million people. One-third of the city's population lives in the slums surrounding the dumpsite, and the effect on these communities is two-fold: Illnesses contracted from the close proximity of the trash affects many of the families living in these slums, but at the
Expedition 30 Farewell, Hatch Closure, Undocking
Expedition 30 Commander Dan Burbank and Flight Engineers Anatoly Ivanishin and Anton Shkaplerov say goodbye to their crewmates and leave the International Space Station aboard their Soyuz TMA-22 spacecraft early on the morning of April 27, 2012.
BW5 - Lead Me To The West
Forum 1 - Narratives of Decline - 05/30/14
Learning from Detroit: Turbulent Urbanism inn the 21st Century Forum 1: Narratives of Decline Convener 1 : Julia Sattler Convener 2: Jerry Herron May 30, 2014 Rackham Amphitheater
Coastal Geological Processes (Interactive)
Coastlines are places of continuous, often dramatic geological activity. Shaped by the actions of waves, tides, currents, and other forces, coastlines change daily and seasonally, but especially over long time periods. In this interactive resource adapted from the National Park Service, learn about the forces that help shape coastal landforms like cliffs and beaches.
What Are the Different Types of Numbers?
This video tells what the following types of numbers are: natural numbers, whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, and real numbers. It also discusses how each of these groups of numbers builds upon the group before it. This video was created for a free, online College Algebra course, but it can be used for middle school and high school students who are taking Transition to Algebra (Pre-Algebra). (6:56)
Do Lectures: Presence
They can be small Do’s or big Do’s or just extraordinary Do’s. But when you listen to the story of Pam Weiss, Founder of Appropriate Response. She gives an incredible introduction into the abundance that comes from being mindful and present that will never think or look at a sycamore tree the same way again. These speeches light a fire in your belly to go and Do your thing, your passion, the thing that sits in the back of your head each day, just waiting, and waiting for
What Is The National Guard?
The Missouri Governor has called in the National Guard for help with the continued riots in Ferguson. What is the National Guard and how does this work? Will their presence help or only add tensions to the conflict? (02:21)
Merknamendatabank van voedingsmiddelen Deze site is een interactieve merknamendatabank waar je voor elk voedingsmiddel op de Belgische markt gedetailleerde informatie vindt. Je vindt er onder meer de nutritionele waarde van maar liefst zevenduizend voedingsmiddelen, waarvan zesduizend …
Deze site is een interactieve merknamendatabank waar je voor elk voedingsmiddel op de Belgische markt gedetailleerde informatie vindt. Je vindt er onder meer de nutritionele waarde van maar liefst zevenduizend voedingsmiddelen, waarvan zesduizend …
In Conversation with Smiley & West
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Retailing in Leeds - Consumer Shopping preferences
Leeds is a major city in the UK and as such is a magnet for shoppers from the surrounding region. Around 1.7 to 1.9 million people are in the catchment area as shoppers in Leeds city centre. Consequently retail is an important business for Leeds. John Temperley Senior Lecturer in Marketing in the Business School and a retail specialist, explains the choices that face consumers and what their preferences are, based on research by students sponsored by Leeds city centre management. The results ar
ISS Update: Wearable Technology
NASA Public Affairs Officer Lynnette Madison talks with Human Interface Engineer Cory Simon about wearable technology containing sensors, displays and controls to assist future astronauts and augment their capability to perform more elaborate and complex tasks. 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.
Durden Appreciation Day
"You aimed well," too. The Student Body thanks President William Durden for his service to the college on the Steps of Old West. http://www.dickinson.edu/
Arizona, Immigrant Rights, and the Education of English Learners
CLPR Spring 2011 Speaker Series: Arizona, Immigrant Rights, and the Education of English Learners: ¿Adónde vamos? Patricia Gandara Professor of Education Co-director, The Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles, UCLA Date: April 28, 2011 Time: 3:30 PM -- 5:00 PM Location: Shorb House, 2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94720 Description: In 2009 the most important Supreme Court decision affecting the rights of English Learners (and other underrepresented students) since Lau v Nichols (
School Reform Policies for English Learners: Leaving Pedagogy Behind
CLPR Spring 2011 Speaker Series: School Reform Policies for English Learners: Leaving Pedagogy Behind Tina Trujillo Assistant Professor Graduate School of Education University of California, Berkeley Date: November 18, 2010 Time: 3:00 PM -- 5:00 PM Location: Shorb House, 2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94720 Description: The current federal policy environment draws unprecedented attention to the achievement of English Learners and Latinos by requiring schools to accelerate the achievement no
2012 Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient Profiles
Profiles of the 2012 Distinguished Teaching Award recipients. The Berkeley campus' most prestigious award for teaching, the Distinguished Teaching Award is intended to encourage and recognize individual excellence in teaching. Such teaching rises above good teaching: it incites intellectual curiosity in students, engages them thoroughly in the enterprise of learning, and has a life-long impact.
Pie Your Professor
Dozens of students took part May 1, 2012 in the annual event that raises money for the American Cancer Society.
A selection from Dancing at Lughnasa
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eText of Human Anatomy and Physiology
Anatomy and Physiology textbook. Contains content for 2-semester course sequence in human anatomy and physiology. Many illustrations and review questions.
Proyectos I (Prof. Marta Pelegrín Rodríguez)
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