Do Lectures: Do More or Less
They can be small Do’s or big Do’s or just extraordinary Do’s. But when you listen to the story of, Contraction
& Convergence is a response to the objective of the United Nations
Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It is a rational,
science-based global framework to share the removal of CO2 emissions
globally at a rate where we solve the problem of climate change faster
than we are creating it. Aubrey Meyer, Ex concert musician
16.459 Bioengineering Journal Article Seminar (MIT)
Each term, the class selects a new set of professional journal articles on bioengineering topics of current research interest. Some papers are chosen because of particular content, others are selected because they illustrate important points of methodology. Each week, one student leads the discussion, evaluating the strengths, weaknesses, and importance of each paper. Subject may be repeated for credit a maximum of four terms. Letter grade given in the last term applies to all accumulated units
SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Taylor Carrasco
By: tcarrasc Geometry and Morphology of Cracks in Saprock: Implications for Ground Shaking Taylor Carrasco B.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisors Dr. Gary Girty -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT Lying between the Elsinore and San Jacinto faults is a band of precariously balanced rocks first identified by J. Brune and colleagues. Peak accelerations during ground shaking events on the San Jacin
LC iPad High School
Case Scenarios In Pediatric Practices
Pictures are very important complimentary teaching materials. They provide vivid visual impressions to aid clinical students in making diagnosis. This clinical materials were captured during clinical sessions on ward rounds and specialist consultations. The case scenarios developed around the pictures are intended to achieve the following objectives.
Blood Glucose Monitoring
This pharmacological resource demonstrates the procedure in quatitative measuring of glucose level in the blood. The OneTouch Horizpon Test Strip with the OneTouch Horizon Blood Glusose meter will be used for this purpose. These test strips are for in vtiro diagnostic use, that is, testing outside the body. The video demonstration covers the procedure form preparation to observing for results with accompanying audio to explain each step.
CVs and Letters to Employers
CV’s and Letters to Employers is one of several Futures workbooks which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio.
"Who Let the Letters Out?" Song by Dr. Jean
Dr. Jean's "Who Let the Letters Out?" with pictures for suggested gestures. This is a great resource to introduce and/or review the Alphabet letters and sounds in the early childhood classroom. (2:06)
Het weer : Webkwestie In deze webkwestie gaan de leerlingen zelf op zoek naar de vier belangrijkste kenmerken om het weer te onderzoeken.
In deze webkwestie gaan de leerlingen zelf op zoek naar de vier belangrijkste kenmerken om het weer te onderzoeken.
After the Arab Spring: power shift in the Middle East? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Amnon Aran, Roger Cohen, Professor Anoush Ehteshami | As the revolutions of 2011 become the politics of 2012, has power shifted in the Middle East, and has Iran been the main beneficiary? This event launches the new LSE IDEAS report After the Arab Spring: power shift in the Middle East. Amnon Aran is a senior lecturer at the Department of International Politics, City University. Roger Cohen is a columnist for the International Herald Tribune and New York Times. Anoush Ehteshami is
Astronomers Find First Earth-like Planet in Habitable Zone
This 4:37 video explains who astronomers have discovered the most Earth-like planet outside our Solar System to date. It is an exoplanet with a radius only 50% larger than the Earth and capable of having liquid water. Using the ESO 3.6-m telescope,a team of Swiss, French and Portuguese scientists discovered a super-Earth about 5 times the mass of the Earth that orbits a red dwarf,already known to harbor a Neptune-mass planet. The astronomers have also strong evidence for the presence of a third
It's Elemental (Interactive)
The list of chemicals used in fireworks has grown dramatically in the 2,000 years since gunpowder was invented. This interactive periodic table from the NOVA Web site highlights some of the elements used most frequently by people who create fireworks, and describes how they're used to create eye-popping effects.
2012 Commencement: College of Arts, Sciences and Engineering
Video highlights from the University of Rochester's commencement ceremony for Arts, Sciences & Engineering graduates on May 20, 2012. Commencement speaker and president of Brown University Ruth Simmons told the graduating class: "Your education benefits society only if you are a drum major for human dignity, speaking out and acting on behalf of that common thread of decency in every instance in which you see injustice, inequality and hatred on the rise".
Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of semi cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
Introduction Many of the smaller branded goods on sale to consumers in Europe and North America – the latest in clothing and footwear or the smart toys and electronic gadgets on offer – are made in factory ‘sweatshops’. Found in the backstreets of modern, Western cities, but more often than not a feature of the poorer parts of the world, factory sweatshops are an integral part of today's global economy. Increasingly, as you can see from Author(s):
Many of the smaller branded goods on sale to consumers in Europe and North America – the latest in clothing and footwear or the smart toys and electronic gadgets on offer – are made in factory ‘sweatshops’. Found in the backstreets of modern, Western cities, but more often than not a feature of the poorer parts of the world, factory sweatshops are an integral part of today's global economy. Increasingly, as you can see from Author(s):