Presentazione al Convegno SSF Rebaudengo - 23 settembre 2011 - "Più multitasking o più frammentati? Come ci cambia il web" si sofferma sull’analisi delle modificazioni cognitive e relazionali indotte dall’utilizzo delle innumerevoli risorse on line
We the People
America's Constitution stands as a monument to compromise.
Snowscene - Quiz
Students will be able to understand the symbolism in this poem.
"Ecology, Human Rights, and Large Dam Projects in South Asia"
Kathleen Morrison is Professor, Department of Anthropology; Director, Center for International Studies, The University of Chicago. There is little doubt that climate change, deforestation, erosion, and the unequal distribution of natural resources around the globe are of pressing importance everywhere, but these problems are perhaps most acute in Asia, home to 64 percent of the world’s population. Much of this population (1 and 1.3 billion, respectively) is concentrated in India and China, tw
Breakingviews: Wall Street protest misguided, mistimed
Sept. 27 - "Occupy Wall Street" protests present an unclear message and are taking issue with a financial industry that is barely able to keep its head above water.
This patient education program explains osteoporosis and the causes, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments. Also included are tips for prevention. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
PediNeuroLogic Exam: 2 1/2 Years Old: Behavior/Mental Status - Response to Questions
The girl is shown a picture in an attempt to get her to talk. She is shy and doesn't talk much but responds to questions with yes and no. She is putting two words together in a simple sentence. A child's earliest sentences usually contain important content words and lack grammatical words. A 3 year old forms a 3 to 4 word sentence and uses pronouns and plurals. A neuroscience tutorial focusing on those aspects of the pediatric neurological examination that are unique to the child's nervous syste
Tekeninglezen met Card 3 Card biedt lessen voor ruimtelijk inzicht en projectieleer. Dit zijn voornamelijk vaardigheden die de leerling zich eigen moet maken. Card is voorzien van beknopte theorie, 9 oefeningen- en …
Card biedt lessen voor ruimtelijk inzicht en projectieleer. Dit zijn voornamelijk vaardigheden die de leerling zich eigen moet maken. Card is voorzien van beknopte theorie, 9 oefeningen- en …
MINE8130 T2 2011 Ed Malone Part 3B
live lecture footage
Article :: Adobe Premiere Elements 10 Classroom in a Book: Getting Ready to Edit
Learn how to create a project, set relevant user preferences, and configure the interface to your liking.
Olympic hopeful gets jump start
Sept. 29 - English long jump champion and Olympic hopeful JJ Jegede succeeds in jumping over three parked minis. Sharon Reich reports.
Pythagorean Theorem Proof Using Similarity - Khan Academy
In this ten-minute video clip, Sal Khan, of Khan Academy, shows proof of the Pythagorean Theorem using similarity. (09:53)
"Sensation And Perception, Spring 2009"
"This course provides an introduction to important philosophical questions about the mind, specifically those that are intimately connected with contemporary psychology and neuroscience. Are our concepts innate, or are they acquired by experience? (And what does it even mean to call a concept 'innate'?) Are 'mental images' pictures in the head? Is color in the mind or in the world? Is the mind nothing more than the brain? Can there be a science of consciousness? The course will include guest lec
Europe Week Ahead: ECB rate cut is unlikely, says ING
Sept. 30 - The European Central Bank is unlikely to raise rates at next week's meeting in Berlin, following poor euro zone inflation data, but a cut will come later, says ING Economist Rob Carnell.
HIS348 Session 4 Fall 2011
HIS348 Labor in American Society Session Four 10/01/11 Mike Fraga
The Pattern That Connects
While patterns have a spotty history in architecture, their definitions and uses in other fields offer new possibilities for design. This paper examines those definitions and uses?including theories put forward by architectural theorist, Christopher Alexander; art educator, Gyorgy Kepes; chemist, Ilya Prigogine; and anthropologist, Gregory Bateson. Of particular interest is the shift from eternal, essential, universal, and fundamental patterns to fleeting, superficial, specific, and incidental v
Creating Value in a Volatile World
The need for flexible management of supply chains to increase operational efficiencies could not be greater, as modern companies outsource and manufacture overseas. David Simchi-Levi observes that between 2003 and 2008 labor costs increased by 21% in Brazil, 19% in China, and 3% to 8% in other countries. Me
History of the internet
"History of the internet" is an animated documentary explaining the inventions from time-sharing to file-sharing, from arpanet to internet. This eight minute video provides an illustrated history that provides some insights into how the Internet developed along computers and related breakthroughs. Excellent.
Wall Street protests spread to Washington
Oct. 6 - Thousands of social justice activists gather in Washington to continue the protests against U.S. economic inequality that began in New York. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).