Record results for Rolls Royce cars
Luxury carmaker Rolls Royce reports record sales for 2010 with luxury cars made by Mercedes and Audi also in demand.
Merger of Magnitude
School of Molecular Biosciences and College of Veterinary Medicine.
Grand Challenges and Opportunities for Clinical and Translational Science A Public Health Seminar delivered on Monday, October 18, 2010 by Dr. Dan Cooper, titled "Grand Challenges and Opportunities for Clinical and Translational Science."
A Public Health Seminar delivered on Monday, October 18, 2010 by Dr. Dan Cooper, titled "Grand Challenges and Opportunities for Clinical and Translational Science."
NOAA Photo and Multimedia Resources
NOAA Portal linking to photo and multimedia NOAA repositories related to oceans and coasts, climate, weather and atmosphere, marine life, and freshwater.
Spanish Language Lesson - Direct Object Pronouns
Use English to explain the grammar concept of direct object pronouns in Spanish and then see how it works with plenty of Spanish examples. The presentation starts by telling the Spanish words for direct object pronouns and then shows how to identify and replace the direct object in a sentence. Run time 04:38.
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
Nascholingstraject Ge zijt zelf competent : Academie Mechelen Dit is een van de trajecten, uitgetekend binnen het nascholingstraject Ge zijt zelf competent. In …
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Dit is een van de trajecten, uitgetekend binnen het nascholingstraject Ge zijt zelf competent.
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.
Kerstmis : Muzische lessen Drie muzische activiteiten rond het thema Kerstmis. (Doelstellingen, leerplan, lesopbouw) Startpunt: "Opa Knoest vertelt het kerstverhaal." Activiteiten:
Drie muzische activiteiten rond het thema Kerstmis. (Doelstellingen, leerplan, lesopbouw)
Startpunt: "Opa Knoest vertelt het kerstverhaal."
Peter Sheldrake on Martin Luther King - Philosopher Series - Graduate School of Business
Professor Peter Sheldrake provides an introduction to the work of twentieth century philosophers and invites the audience to reflect upon the relevance of their thinking to corporate life and how they might apply the findings to their own business practice. Martin Luther King was the youngest man to have received the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to end racial segregation and racial discrimination through civil disobedience and other non-violent means. Drawing on his skills as a Baptist minist
Dental care for all
In collaboration with community organizations, McGill Dentistry students gain front-line experience by offering dental services to the disadvantaged. The McGill Mobile Dental Clinic reaches out to those who otherwise would not receive dental care.
Set up oxy-acetylene equipment for cutting
In this task the learner is required to set up the oxy-acetylene equipment for cutting a piece of steel 12mm thick. The learner will need to select the correct cutting tip and set the gas pressures to the correct values. A “Cutting Settings Chart” is used to set up the equipment correctly. The size of the tip and the gas pressures that are selected are recorded on a report form.
Plan an induction program
Positive performance outcomes are the purpose of an induction program. So you need to design induction programs that will help new employees assimilate quickly, understand their tasks and the standard of work expected. Choose cost-effective methods and tools, make sure it's planned and conducted in cooperation with line managers, and be sure to include a plan for follow up and evaluation.
Conduct industrial relations negotiations
Industrial relations policies and strategies can be effectively implemented through either a Certified Agreement or an Australian Workplace Agreement.
Soil Characteristics and Survey Techniques: Physical properties
Physical properties of soil. The physical characteristics are those properties of soil, which we can observe without the need for sophisticated equipment. You can quite easily determine the texture, structure, colour, root depth zone and consistence of soil, which are all used in assessing the physical characteristics of soil. This module has been extracted from the Soil Characteristics and Survey Techniques resource.
Is the Universe Infinite?
(NOTE: This video may be interrupted by a brief commercial.) A quote from the video: "Since ancient times, we've looked into the night skies and wondered: How far do the stars stretch out into space...and what's beyond them?" (23:54) Excellent visual clarity.
Philippines bus blast kills four
A bomb explodes on a bus in the capital Manila, killing four and injuring 14.
How to Keep Your Computer Running Fast & Smooth
Computer Maintenance Tips. To keep a computer running fast and smooth, free up the hard drive and delete all the cookies from the system. This video shows how to do this and other ways to reduce unneeded data.
The Transcontinental Railroad- Workers Welfare
This video is about the hardship the rail workers had to endure, the lack of welfare they had the cuts to their wages and increased cost resulted in violence. This resulted in the use of federal troops and the end of the strike. This deals with the Sacramento, California area. It also shows how large railroad owners used child labor as well. A vivid example of what may be one of the first major strikes in US history. A good video to show why unions were formed.
The Great Train Robbery: World's First Narrative Film
This video is in two parts and both are short. It was produced in 1903 and ontained many of the plot elements that became a staple of succeeding Hollywood westerns. The film was produced at Thomas Edison’s studio and surounding locations. The movie was ten minutes in lenght, but these cuts are under a minute each. This would be great for an introduction to film or to see what Edision and helped bring to life.