Anti-N Korea balloons take flight
Protests against last week's North Korean artillery attack continue in the South, including the launch of balloons with anti-North Korea leaflets.
Man seeks millions for drone deaths
A Pakistani man seeks 500 million U.S. dollars in compensation for a drone attack he says killed his brother and son.
Confidence at five-month high
Summary of business headlines: Consumer confidence hits five-month high; Housing prices fall in September; Google investigated by EU, reportedly near Groupon deal.
No U.S. tax agreement, yet
Summary of business headlines: Obama, Republicans talk taxes; Upbeat economic figures fail to lift Wall Street; Student protests disrupt Central London, Rome.
How dragonflies fly
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2010/11/fluid-nature-first-simulation-of-four-winged-flight.html See the first simulation of four-winged flight.
The Big Sleep (1946, Trailer) - In cinemas 31 December
A taut and famously opaque thriller, The Big Sleep reveals treachery and deceit at every turn, as private detective Philip Marlowe, played by Humphrey Bogart, discovers there is no-one he can trust when he investigates the messy lives of the Sternwood family and their seductive daughter Vivien, played by Lauren Bacall. Howard Hawks' masterful take on Raymond Chandler's hardboiled novel will leave you aching with suspense... Visit http://www.bfi.org.uk/releases for more information and venues.
85: Welcome, ‘Stateholder’
In light of the amount of government capital injected into the so-called "private economy" since mid-2008, INSEAD Professor Ludo Van der Heyden hails the emergence of the new 'stateholder'.
93: Poorly Made in China: a reality check
Despite being hailed as ‘the world’s workshop’, China’s reputation of being a reliable and responsible manufacturer is far from world-class. In his new book ‘Poorly Made in China’, intermediary and author Paul Midler exposes the pitfalls of manufacturing in China, debunking several myths in the process.
Understanding global politics
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught in Autumn Semester 2009. This module introduces global politics through the major theoretical, historical and empirical ways of seeing international relations. Different claims, about, for example, human nature, power, war, peace, the state, society, law and politics are offered by thinkers who exercise a major influence on our contemporary understanding. These claims contribute to different approaches t
109: The pursuit of value
INSEAD Professor Horacio Falcao talks about strategies for creating and claiming value in negotiations.
Third Annual Freedom of Information Day - Welcome and Opening Remarks / Introduction / Award Present
Welcome and Opening Remarks -- Daniel J. Metcalfe, Executive Director, Collaboration on Government Secrecy, Washington College of Law
Images of the Earth
Structure: Three credits. Three lecture hours per week (45 total hours). This is an introduction to the new, rapidly evolving, and interdisciplinary field of Earth System Science. This course emphasizes the ideas of Earth as a planet within the solar system; the interactions among the components of the geosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere; and global changes. Studying Earth as a system is accomplished by the analysis of remote sensing data. Images acquired by airborne and spaceborn
Introduction to Social Welfare
With increasing public interest in social welfare, this course gives a general introduction to social welfare, and is appropriate not only for students that are majoring in social welfare, but also to students from other majors
Microelectronic solutions for digital photography
The human eye is a fascinating and complicated device, but how do digital cameras capture images? This unit examines one of the human–machine interfaces that link optical information to the electronic world. You will learn how the components within a digital camera capture images for electronic manipulation.
Bulletin of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Volume XX11, Issue 3
CONTENTS: Cover Illustration Description, Calendar of Events, Robinsons Back from Europe, The lAC Fall Public Lecture Series 1995: "The Nag Hammadi Discovery: Fifty Years Later," "From Jewish Apocalypticism to Gnosis," "From Son of Man to Christ of God: The Jewish and Greek Influences on the Doctrine of Christology," and "The 'House of David' at Tell Dan", New Finds at Ekron, Visitors From Helsinki, News and Notes
Grammar Lesson 7: Para with Indirect Pronouns, Ice Water at Restaurants How Does the Worm Factory Work Lecture 22 - 11/12/2010 Grimspound K930029 GRIMSPOUND, Dartmoor, Devon. General view of the remains of a Bronze Age settlement. Economics
The Worm Factory 360 is a home composting solution for your kitchen and household waste. Although this video was obviously made to promote the purchase of the Worm Factory 360, it does a very nice job of describing the basic process of how composting works. The video could also be used as inspiration to brainstorm and design new models for a successful compost bin. Run time 03:05.
The Introductory Economics course is a collection of online experiments and related on-line workbooks which can be used by individual learners or to supplement an instructor lead course. In each experiment a student is an active participant attempting to make deals with other traders in a market. After each experiment, the data the students generated is stored and the student will use this data to complete an online workbook. The workbook guides the student through the analysis and much of the e
How Does the Worm Factory Work
Lecture 22 - 11/12/2010
Grimspound K930029 GRIMSPOUND, Dartmoor, Devon. General view of the remains of a Bronze Age settlement.
GRIMSPOUND, Dartmoor, Devon. General view of the remains of a Bronze Age settlement.