Bee decline - Countdown to catastrophe? - Stuart Roberts
Stuart Roberts, research fellow at the University of Reading, discusses the decline of bees and its effect on the environment. Evidence is presented on the state and trends of bees, the likely drivers of change and the possible long term effects.
A nice cup of tea - Russell Bowes
Garden historian Russell Bowes talks about the horticultural history of the tea bag, from its origins in the foothills of the Himalayas right through to the modern tea bag.
What Does the Shots on Mom and Baby
By: cocosara1990 Atlanta Home Security
"The U.N. Security Council and the Making of the Modern World" (video)
A talk by professor and author David Bosco. From the Berlin Airlift to the Iraq War, the UN Security Council has stood at the heart of global politics. Part public theater, part smoke-filled backroom, the Council has enjoyed notable successes and suffered ignominious failures, but it has always provided a space for the five great powers to sit down toget
El Uso de Scaners y Ploteadores Tridimensionales en Talleres de Dise?o Iniciales (The Use of Three-d
The paper makes reference to the introduction of a new pedagogical strategy in the teaching of fundamental design in early design studios. The authors recognizes a relationship between the creative process and the media that supports the design process, and proposes the use of 3-dimensional scanners and plotters (rapid prototyping) for interfacing between the use of digital and analogue media. The paper suggests that in such learning environment the students will learn to design without the limi
History of Game Boy
This is a student-made movie project. Students were asked to research a technology and display their findings in a creative manner. The video provides a time line and examples of the changing game boy beginning with the original in 1989. No narration. Images and information is set to music. (03:06)
Psicología de la Instrucción (Prof. Arianna Sala)
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Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options
Panel V - U.S. Grand Strategy Options Moderator: Mr. Nate Freier, U.S. Army War College Panelists: Dr. Steven Metz, U.S. Army War College; Dr. Christopher Preble, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, CATO Institute; Dr. Bernard Finel, National War College
1909-11-28: A Woman Inventor Who Plans - and Expects - To Fly
This image is a newspaper clipping about E. Lilian Todd and the airplane she designed and that Mrs. Sage financed.,E. Lilian Todd was an unusual woman for her day, or ours. From a modest background and largely self-educated, she became a stenographer and then worked for a firm of patent attorneys in Washington, D.C. But in her spare time, she designed and built model planes and by 1906 she had developed a model biplane and was seeking a sponsor to enable it to be built and test-flown. Olivia Sag
Exponential Growth of Landfills in America
Breakingviews: Apple won't rot
May 3 - Jeffrey Goldfarb and Breakingviews columnists explain how even a skeptical view of Apple's growth prospects should leave the iPhone maker worth considerably more by 2016.
Article :: Creating a Page Layout with Adobe Dreamweaver CS6
In this lesson from Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Classroom in a Book, you’ll learn the basics of webpage design, how to create design thumbnails and wireframes, insert and format new components into a predefined CSS layout, use Code Navigator to identify CSS formatting, and check for browser compatibility.
Announcing Visual Studio Achievements For Windows Azure In January, we released Visual Studio Achievements to the delight of the developer community -- 80,000+ downloads and counting! With cloud computing being all the rage these days, we thought it made sense to cook up some achievements for Windows Azure. As such, we are excited to announce an update to the extension which includes fifteen new achievements, all focused on exercising
Achievements For Windows Azure
In January, we released Visual Studio Achievements to the delight of the developer community -- 80,000+ downloads and counting! With cloud computing being all the rage these days, we thought it made sense to cook up some achievements for Windows Azure. As such, we are excited to announce an update to the extension which includes fifteen new achievements, all focused on exercising
What price energy security?
Increasing demands from a growing world population, civil unrest, terrorist attacks, human mistakes, natural disasters… all add up to a future full of “ifs” for the energy industry.
Discrete Random Variables: Summary of the Discrete Probability Functions
Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.
This module provides a review of the binomial, geometric, hypergeometric, and Poisson probability distribution functions and their properties.
Decoupling and Ecological Sustainability
This module summarizes the issue of ecological sustainability with respect to human population and economic growth. It explains the concept of overshooting, introduces the I-PAT equation, and […]
Kerry, Lew tour the Great Wall in Beijing
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Treasury Jacob Lew visit the Great Wall in Beijing a day before the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue commences. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around th
Cloud Types (Interactive)
Before going to the beach, you might look outside for signs of clouds or rain that could affect your plans. However, the clouds that you see are more than just determinants of weather conditions. They also help to maintain the energy budget and climate on Earth and are an essential part of the water cycle. In this intearctive resource, adapted from NASA's S'COOL Project Tutorial, learn about how clouds are named and identified.