"We are the 99 Percent" From Frustration to Occupation - Institute of Politics
A lively panel and audience conversation about the growing interest and involvement in the Occupy Wall Street Movement. Topics include the movement's primary catalysts, the 2008 bailout, the nation's growing economic disparity--as well as how the movement will grow and evolve in the coming months. October 13, 2011
Strategies for Managing the Mastery-Based, Individualized Laboratory
Mastery-based, individualized instruction leads to equal or better learning in an atmosphere that students judge to be more enjoyable. This type of instruction, particularly in the laboratory setting, tends to put extra demands on staff time and facilities. The advanced sign-up, supplies request, and shoebox provisions systems of laboratory management, and mastery-based grading and instructor-set pacing concepts of course design are presented. The net effect of these management strategies is the
Jason M. Sweny & Houston Lawyers
U.S. median wage lowest since 1999
David Cay Johnston breaks the news that wages plummeted last year - and explains why Washington needs to act on jobs now.
Professor Malone talks about Collective Intelligence
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Lecture 9A: Li Tang and His Followers
After looking at three late Northern Song handscrolls, one by Wang Ximeng and two others attributed to the brothers Zhao Boju and Zhao Bosu, this lecture is devoted to the major landscapist of that period, Li Tang, and his followers active in the Imperial Academy later in the Southern Song period. The lecture concludes with two more handscrolls by Li Tang followers.
Integer Division and Modulus
An explanation of integer division with an example of how this was learned in grade school as your first method of understanding division before fractions. The modulus operator is explained.
Polar Bear Habitat
Come visit the Arctic, where the polar bears call home. (0:34)
Weekly ISS Recap - Oct. 17-21, 2011
The weekly International Space Station video recap for Oct. 17-21, 2011.
Body of Gaddafi's son displayed
Oct. 21 - WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. The corpse of Muammar Gaddafi's son, Mo'tassim, is laid out in a private house in Misrata while opponents of the old regime take photos. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Misrata Libyans celebrate into the night
Oct. 21 - WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Libyans mark the end of Gaddafi's rule with fireworks, as some pose for pictures beside the corpse of the country's former dictator. Julie Noce reports.
22.10.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Samstag - als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Zum zweiten Hilfspaket für das von der Pleite bedrohte Griechenland sollen die privaten Gläubiger nach dem Willen der Staaten der Euro-Zone deutlich mehr beitragen, als bisher geplant. Euro-Gruppen-Chef Jean-Claude Juncker sagte in Brüssel am Rande der Beratungen zur Vorbereitung des EU-Doppel-Gipfels, es bestehe
PediNeuroLogic Exam: 18 Month Old: Normal: Motor - Throwing Ball
The toddler is able to throw the ball overhand and shows pleasure in playing the game of throwing and chasing after the ball. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous system, with an emphasis on important neurodevelopmental milestones.
Sample Axonometric (Isometric) Projections
Useful Fact-sheet explaining the relationship between the orthographic views and the axonometric views.
Facilitating Scientific Discovery
Amit Majumdar talks about how various scientists in many different fields of study collaborate with computer scientists at SDSC by using the computational power of the San Diego Supercomputer Center data resources to conduct their research on the UCSD campus.
New World Order Conspiracy Theories
New World Order Conspiracy Theories
Thailand hopes sandbags will save Bangkok
Nov. 3 - Thailand stacks giant sandbags, hoping to prevent floodwater from entering the heart of the Bangkok. Katharine Jackson reports.
Golden lion tamarin
The golden lion tamarin, a monkey, is endangered because of habitat loss and resultant inbreeding.
The iris is the colored part of the eye. The pupil is the dark circle in the middle of the iris. The iris causes the pupil to expand or contract depending on the amount of light in a given area. Once light passes through the pupil, a structure called the lens that is directly behind the pupil focuses the light at the back of the eye. The optic nerve, located at the back of the eye, takes the focused message and relays it to the brain where it is processed into an image.