How to Choose a Telescope
Don Pensak of Scope City shares the different telescope types, how to choose the right scope for you and what you can look forward to when using a telescope. Run time 02:16.
Baby lion cubs get up-close-and personal with visitors at Japanese zoo
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe These cute little lions are hamming it up for visitors at a Japanese safari park outside of Tokyo. The cubs were born in March and for a limited time zookeepers say it's safe for visitors to get up-close-and personal with them. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Lifestyle News: http://smarturl.it/LifestyleNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provid
Napoleon Forced to Abdicate
The Sixth Coalition forces Napoleon into exile on Elba. Mr. Khan uses the computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. Suitable for high school students. (16:22)
Finding No Light Higgs Bosons
"Measuring 'Nothing' and Getting It Right" - a symposium in honor of the physics career of Dr. Stuart Freedman (http://freedman2014.org): Dr. James Napolitano (Professor at the Department of Physics, Temple University) speaks about his work with Dr. Freedman on an experiment to search for fundamental scalars in nuclear decay, including some interesting anecdotes from getting the work published. This talk first traces some of his history with Dr. Freedman, including "nothings" that he measured w
John Broome on Rationality
John Broome, White's Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Oxford, gives an explanation of reason and rationality, and then discusses his understanding of the 'the normative question'.
Lady at the O.K. Corral—The True Story of Josephine Marcus Earp
While popular film typically depicts the Wild West as a desert full of coarse and lonesome men, this talk presents a tenacious woman at the center of the infamous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Historian Ann Kirschner tells the story of frontierswoman Josephine Marcus Earp, her journey from New York to the West, and her life with lawman Wyatt Earp. This event took place at the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art on September 22, 2013. Video courtesy Elizabeth A. Sackler Foundation. www
Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, shear force uniformly distributed load
Interactive simulation, demonstrating shear force, uniformly distributed load
21A.336 Marketing, Microchips and McDonalds: Debating Globalization (MIT)
Everyday we are bombarded with the word "global" and encouraged to see globalization as the quintessential transformation of our age. But what exactly does "globalization" mean? How is it affecting the lives of people around the world, not only in economic, but social and cultural terms? How do contemporary changes compare with those from other historical periods? Are such changes positive, negative or simply inevitable? And, finally, how does the concept of the "global" itself shape our percept
15.023J Global Climate Change: Economics, Science, and Policy (MIT)
This class introduces scientific, economic, and ecological issues underlying the threat of global climate change, and the institutions engaged in negotiating an international response. It also develops an integrated approach to analysis of climate change processes, and assessment of proposed policy measures, drawing on research and model development within the MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change.
Personality and values
Welcome to ‘Personality and Values’, one of several ‘Futures’ workbooks, which help you choose and prepare a career route after graduation. 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 The aim of this workbook is to help you to clarify or identify your personality type and work values as a step toward choosing work
2006.08.02-David Chapman on Global Warming
David Chapman discusses the science of global warming and talks about the need for the international community to work together to reduce the causes of climate change.
Business students on a study tour of Vietnam
Students take a global learning study tour of Vietnam.
Twenty Years of Inflation Targeting [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Sir Mervyn King | Since 2008, we have experienced the worst financial crisis and recession since the 1930’s. What challenges does this pose to the intellectual foundations of monetary policy? Do we need a new approach? Mervyn King is the Governor of the Bank of England. Before joining the Bank he was Professor of Economics at the LSE, and a founder of the Financial Markets Group.
Hegel and the Man-God [This article is excerpted from volume 2, chapter 11 of An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought (1995). An MP3 audio file of this chapter, narrated by Jeff Riggenbach, is available for download.] Battle of Fallen Timbers and the Treaty of Greenville Journées Emois Paris 2014: Variations temporelles de la mortalité chirurgicale dans les ... Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: Variations temporelles de la mortalité chirurgicale dans les hôpitaux français D1 : Qualité des pratiques et des soins : évaluation, indicateurs, pertinence des actes et des stratégies II 1.2 Analysing harmony CALL - Success Coaches 16.01 Unified Engineering I, II, III, & IV (MIT) The Perils of Mismanaged Psychometric Testing
This video discusses some of the key facts of the Battle of Fallen Timbers and some of the concessions made in the treaty of Greenville. This is a good video review, but students need to have a list of names of those involved and a map of the battle site. This video moves rapidly, but adds insights what the treaty was about and the effect had on the Indians. A great debate starter for does the means justify the ends.
Intervenant: Antoine DUCLOS, Pôle d'information médicale aux Hospices civils de Lyon
Modérateurs : M BREMOND, P OBERLIN
D-1-1 DUCLOS ...
This unit introduces ‘voice-leading’ or ‘Schenkerian’ analysis, perhaps the most widely-used and discussed method of analysing tonal music. In this unit, this method is explained through the analysis of piano sonatas by Mozart. The unit is the first in the AA314 series of three units on this form of harmonic analysis, and concentrates on the ‘foreground level’ of voice leading. As you work through this unit, you will become familiar with five complete movements of Mozart’s piano
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The basic objective of Unified Engineering is to give a solid understanding of the fundamental disciplines of aerospace engineering, as well as their interrelationships and applications. These disciplines are Materials and Structures (M); Computers and Programming (C); Fluid Mechanics (F); Thermodynamics (T); Propulsion (P); and Signals and Systems (S). In choosing to teach these subjects in a unified manner, the instructors seek to explain the common intellectual threads in these disciplines, a
The number of companies using psychometric testing is growing, but how should it be managed to maximise its effect and avoid psychometric terror for its subjects?
[This article is excerpted from volume 2, chapter 11 of An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought (1995). An MP3 audio file of this chapter, narrated by Jeff Riggenbach, is available for download.]
Battle of Fallen Timbers and the Treaty of Greenville
Journées Emois Paris 2014: Variations temporelles de la mortalité chirurgicale dans les ... Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: Variations temporelles de la mortalité chirurgicale dans les hôpitaux français D1 : Qualité des pratiques et des soins : évaluation, indicateurs, pertinence des actes et des stratégies II
Titre : Journées Emois Paris 2014: Variations temporelles de la mortalité chirurgicale dans les hôpitaux français
D1 : Qualité des pratiques et des soins : évaluation, indicateurs, pertinence des actes et des stratégies II
1.2 Analysing harmony
CALL - Success Coaches
16.01 Unified Engineering I, II, III, & IV (MIT)
The Perils of Mismanaged Psychometric Testing