Students learn about weight by building a spring scale and observing how it responds to objects with different masses.
Celebrities remember 9/11
Sept. 8 - Celebrities look back on the attacks of September 11, 2001 and the impact of that day 10 years later.
Bernanke out of options to heal U.S. economy, says economist
Sept. 8 - Lacy Hunt, chief economist for Hoisington, one of the biggest bond fund managers in the United States, says monetary and fiscal policymakers are out of options to heal the ailing U.S. economy.
U.S. Day Ahead: McDonald's, Kroger in spotlight
Sept. 8 - McDonald's reports August sales and supermarket chain Kroger reports fourth-quarter earnings before the bell.
Students clash with police in Chile
Sept. 8 - Chilean students take to the streets once again and clash with police in renewed demonstrations aimed at securing education reforms. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Floods plague eastern U.S.
Sept. 8 - Relentless rain triggers catastrophic flooding in the eastern U.S. killing at least three people in Pennsylvania and forcing massive evacuations. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Tense trading ahead of jobs speech
Sep 8 - Summary of business headlines: Stocks drop sharply ahead of Obama speech; Bernanke offers no clues on Fed action; Jobless claims rise; Google buys Zagat. Bobbi Rebell reports.
The casualties of Sirte
Sept. 8 - At least three rebel fighters are killed in clashes with pro-Gaddafi forces as they advance on the former Libyan leader's hometown. Rough Cut. (No reporter narration)
Reuters Finance Blogger, Felix Salmon and Reuters.com Deputy Editor, Ryan McCarthy have started a website that will change the course of mankind forever. Counterparties.com.
Bernanke keeps mum
Sep 8 - Federal Reserve Chaiman Ben Bernanke offered no bold new ideas on what to do to fix the economy. Speaking in Minneapolis, the Fed Chairman left the audience clueless on what the next step will be. Carmen Roberts reports.
Richard Chai's fashion kaleidescope
Sep. 8 - Richard Chai sends a colorful kaleidoscope of coral, blue, plum and green down his Spring/Summer 2012 runway in looks for beach boys and girls at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
Obama unveils job plan
Sept. 8 - U.S. President Barack Obama said the United States faces a "national crisis" as he urged Congress to act quickly on a job-creation plan. Rough Cut. (No reporter narration)
Galliano fined; Witherspoon recovering
September 08 - The latest celebrity news including designer John Galliano sentenced and Reese Witherspoon resting after being hit by a car. John Russell reports.
Witherspoon recovering after being hit by car
September 09 - Actress Reese Witherspoon resting at home after being hit by a car while jogging. JOhn Russell reports.
Obama: US faces crisis, pushes jobs plan
Sept. 8 - U.S. President Obama pressed Congress to act on a jobs package of tax cuts and spending to help pull the U.S. out of a "national crisis." Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Milky Way galaxy forms and evolves
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/blogs/nstv/2011/08/time-lapse-tuesday-milky-way-as-youve-never-seen-it-before.html
Breakingviews: JPMorgan's Dimon can't have it both ways
Sept. 12 - Reuters Breakingviews says the JPMorgan boss has made good arguments against bad regulation, but suggesting the U.S. should opt out of "anti-American" Basel III rules undermines his case.
Riches, Rivals, and Radicals: 100 Years of Museums in America
Riches, Rivals, and Radicals is filled with characters whose fervor fueled the revolution that changed America's museums.“Riches, Rivals and Radicals: 100 Years of Museums In America” shows that the museum world does not lack heroes and visionaries: Franklin Delano Roosevelt believed that museums were part of the very “warp and woof” of democracy. His Works Progress Administration employment program engaged artists—such as Jackson Pollock and Jacob Lawrence, who wor
This is a module framework. It can be viewed online or downloaded as a zip file. As taught Autumn Semester 2010/2011. This module will introduce students to key debates in the study of political behaviour. The module will focus specifically on the core ‘pillars’ of political behaviour (elections, voting, political participation and, to a lesser extent, public opinion). Through the module students will explore theories and methodologies used by political scientists to study these key aspec
Science Bulletins: Current research about the natural world
Science Bulletins is a video program that brings you the latest developments in the fields of astrophysics, Earth science, biodiversity and human biology and evolution through documentary feature stories about scientists in the field and regular brief research updates using scientific visualizations and imagery. In the exhibition halls of the American Museum of Natural History and other museums and science centers throughout the world, Science Bulletins presents Astro, Earth, Human, and Bio Bull