Expedition 30 Commander Dan Burbank on Returning to Earth
Expedition 30 Commander talks about his upcoming return to Earth - along with Flight Engineers Anatoly Ivanishin and Anton Shkaplerov - and his experiences working aboard the International Space Station.
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Eliezer Lev-Zion
Eliezer Lev-Zion was born in 1927 in Berlin, Germany, as Oskar-Eliezer Lewinsohn. His father, Nathan, was a journalist, and his mother, Franscheska, a doctor who managed a Jewish orphanage. A month after the Nazis came to power, Oskar's father was arrested and disappeared. Heavily pregnant, Franscheska fled to France together with Eliezer, settling in Lyon. A month later, Eliezer's brother Marcel Gideon was born. In the winter of 1939/1940, the three family members were taken to a detention cam
Reuters Breakingviews: Expect more foreign CEOs in Japan
April 20 - A string of frustrated foreign CEOs in Japan have left their companies. But don't blame the corporate culture - it's more about a move towards better governance. And foreign bosses will keep coming.
ISS Update - July 11, 2012
The International Space Station video update for July 11, 2012.
C-Suite: Charles Luck IV, Luck Companies
Charles S. Luck IV was interviewed by Senior Associate Dean, Richard Coughlan, as part of the Robins School of Business' C-Suite Conversations on March 22, 2012.
Academics and public policy: a new alignment? - Janet Finch
Professor Dame Janet Finch talks about how academia and government can work together.
Bio-technology in Africa - Florence Wambugu
Florence Muringi Wambugu talks about the contribution of bio-technology, including GM crops, for improving the sustainable livelihoods of resource poor families in Africa.
Great Ideas of Biology - Sir Paul Nurse
In this Founders' Day lecture Sir Paul Nurse, president of the Royal Society, discusses the great ideas of biology.
Lesson #12 - Vietnamese Restaurant: Choosing a Seat in Vietnam
Learn Vietnamese travel phrases with SurvivalPhrases.com. A little Vietnamese can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling, visiting, or sightseeing, SurvivalPhrases.com has all the essential travel phrases just for you! In this lesson, we cover another high frequency phrase which will be sure to be of use on your trip, vacation, or travels to [...]
America Gets a Constitution
After several failed attempts at creating a government, a 1787 convention is called to draft a new legal system for the United States. This new Constitution provides for increased federal authority while still protecting the basic rights of its citizens. In this video clip, learn about the origins of the U.S. Constitution. (3:09)
14.731 Economic History (MIT)
This course offers a comprehensive survey of world economic history, designed to introduce economics graduate students to the subject matter and methodology of economic history. Topics are chosen to show a wide variety of historical experience and illuminate the process of industrialization. A final term paper is due at the end of the course.
MA in Creative Arts Therapies, Drama Therapy Option
http://creativeartstherapies.concordia.ca/programs/drama-therapy-ma/ Concordia is the only university in Canada to offer an MA in Creative Arts Therapies, Drama Therapy Option. This two-year intensive program develops professional competence with a strong commitment to ethical and social responsibility. It prepares students for the future through supervised clinical relationships, the exploration of a range of therapeutic theoretical orientations and associated research. The Drama Therapy Opti
Marquette's President Reads a Poem for National Poetry Month
In celebration of National Poetry Month, Marquette University's Raynor Memorial Libraries and the Department of English held a reading by five faculty poets, who read their own poetry and other favorites. President Scott R. Pilarz, S.J., introduced the event, as well as read a favorite poem, "The Metaphysicians of South Jersey," by Stephen Dunn.
Weekly ISS Recap - Dec. 19-23, 2011
The weekly International Space Station video recap for Dec. 19-23, 2011
Bethlehem celebrates Christmas Eve mass
Dec 25 - Worshippers attend Christmas Eve mass in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Regional Spanish Series - Iberian #33 - How’s the sickie doing?
Learn Spanish with Spanishpod101.com! What do you do if you feel sick in Spain? Well, ask Megan and David because they know exactly what to do. Not only do they have practical advice about “farmacias”. What are they? Well, you can take a guess by looking at the word. They also explain the preference toward [...]
Joves creadors. Mobile Learning Awards 2014
Durada: 3 min. Vídeo. Generalitat de Catalunya (Departament d'Ensenyament).
Aquest vídeo presenta l'assignatura optativa específica d'informàtica de 4t d'ESO creada pel Departament d'Ensenyament, en el marc de les actuacions del programa mSchool, promogudes per la GSMA (Groupe Speciale Mobile Association) i la Fundació Barcelona Author(s):
"The U.N. Security Council and the Making of the Modern World" (video)
A talk by professor and author David Bosco. From the Berlin Airlift to the Iraq War, the UN Security Council has stood at the heart of global politics. Part public theater, part smoke-filled backroom, the Council has enjoyed notable successes and suffered ignominious failures, but it has always provided a space for the five great powers to sit down toget
Good Morning, Mr Mandela [Audio]
Speaker(s): Zelda la Grange | Zelda la Grange (@ZeldalaGrangeSA) grew up in South Africa as a white Afrikaner who supported the rules of segregation. Yet just a few years after the end of Apartheid she would become a most trusted assistant to Nelson Mandela, growing to respect and cherish the man she had been taught was the enemy. Zelda la Grange will speak about her new book in conversation with John Carlin. Good Morning, Mr Mandela tells the story of how a young woman had her life, beliefs, pr