17.522 Politics and Religion (MIT)
This graduate reading seminar explores the role of religious groups, institutions, and ideas in politics using social science theories. It is open to advanced undergraduate students with permission of the instructor.
Glaciers on the Antarctic Peninsula are melting away at an alarming rate. Scientists in this movie discuss just how much ice is melting away and the ramifications of this. Run time 02:32.
Feature Allocations, Probability Functions, and Paintboxes
Feature Allocations, Probability Functions, and Paintboxes Tamara Broderick - UC Berkeley Department of Statistics 3/3/2014
Contact Improvisation in Performance
The music and dance is improvised and the dancers use contact improvisation as a performance form. An extract from a performance titled "Hurry up and weight" from the Making Contact series and featuring Andrew Harwood, Jacob Lehrer, Judit Keri, David Corbet with musicians Rae Howell and Alies Sluiter. Videographer Dianne Reid.
Research methodologies for evaluating enterprise education: a tale of a study.
This paper reports on the experience of the researchers in designing and applying a research approach for evaluating a project using a longitudinal design
INF 10-379-7 The National Archives UK posted a photo: Description: Windward Islands. 'Topography. A general view of Castries, St. Lucia, and its harbour'. Photograph No.: D. 106686. Official Windward Is
The National Archives UK posted a photo:
Description: Windward Islands. 'Topography. A general view of Castries, St. Lucia, and its harbour'. Photograph No.: D. 106686. Official Windward Is
How do Architects Design?
This study is proposes a descriptive model of the design behavior of architects. In the first section a framework for the model is proposed. In the second section the framework is tested against empirical data. 11 information processing mechanisms are observed in the data. Eight of these: information acquisition, problem interpretation, problem representation, solution generation, solution integration, solution evaluation, perception and sketching, are used in developing design solutions. The th
Lecture 11 - 10/28/2010
Intro to Judaism #5 Terms Prayer
Video discusses terms on Jewish prayer.
12.479 Trace-Element Geochemistry (MIT)
The emphasis of this course is to use Trace Element Geochemistry to understand the origin and evolution of igneous rocks. The approach is to discuss the parameters that control partitioning of trace elements between phases and to develop models for the partitioning of trace elements between phases in igneous systems, especially between minerals and melt. Subsequently, published papers that are examples of utilizing Trace Element Geochemistry are read and discussed.
First-graders develop an understanding of the numeration system by
relating counting, grouping, and place-value concepts. Activities
include measuring with Unifix cubes and using base-ten blocks. NCTM
standards: number sense and numeration, measurement, connections.
Hinduism, Buddhism - Crash Course World History #6, edited
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The Choice Between Voice and Exit: The Effect of Liquidity on Shareholder Commitment
Most stock market experts believe shareholder input is good because it presses managers to do their best to maximize returns. But how does liquidity -- the availability of shares to buy and sell -- affect that shareholder involvement? "It's something that has inspired both academic debate and policy debate," says Wharton finance professor Alex Edmans, who has co-authored a paper on how liquidity affects governance.Author(s):
Wounded Veterans Compete at Duke University
Duke University hosted the second of the three-day Valor Games Southeast on May 21. The Valor Games Southeast gathers veterans and activity duty military members to compete in sports such as powerlifting and archery. Read more at http://today.duke.edu/2014/05/valorstory and http://bridge2sports.org/ Website: http://duke.edu YouTube: http://youtube.com/Duke Google+: http://plus.google.com/+dukeuniversity/posts Facebook: http://facebook.com/DukeUniv Twitter: http://twitter.com/DukeU Instagram:
Duke Energy Solar Array Dedication
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege Duke Energy Solar Array Dedication About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation making i
The Mexican Revolution: 1810, 1910, 2010?
Dr. Roberto Cintli Rodriguez illustrates the concept of revolutionary struggle with stories from a Mexican-American perspective.
Kennedy Assassination Conspiracy Theories
Kennedy Assassination Conspiracy Theories
The basics of BuzzPort, Georgia Tech's online portal
BuzzPort (http://buzzport.gatech.edu/) is here to help you access the resources you need, on the web, anytime, from anywhere.
U.S. Congressman John Lewis delivers MLK Day keynote
Civil rights legend U.S. Congressman John Lewis delivered the keynote address at Vanderbilt University’s commemoration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Jan. 16. The theme for Vanderbilt’s commemoration is “Fostering the Beloved Community,” which will carry through to Lewis’ address. Inspired by the activism surrounding the Montgomery bus boycott and the wordskeep reading »