The year that rocked the euro zone
2010 saw the euro zone struggling with a debt crisis, spending cuts and strikes. Greece and Ireland received bailouts while many worried about contagion and the future of the euro.
JHU Opportunity Journal - Sam on academic challenges
Freshman Sam Cook discusses his challenging coursework this semester, including a paper for Expository Writing class.
How to Make a Water Compass
Bear Grylls creates a make-shift compass using water and an electrically
charged piece of wire, to determine his north/south direction. This is a good science experiment as well as one for technology as it is the first form of GPS.
First Emperor - The Man Who Made China
A prince, who was born Ying Zheng, became the First Emperor of China, who renamed himself Qin Shi Hunagdi. This is a video that shows how he came to power and his exploits both bad and good. There is a table of contents that adds more to the story. This is a good video for students who can debate whether the means justify the ends.
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The Reality of the Tax Deal Economists and other pundits have been discussing the deal struck between Obama and the Republicans. It is an interesting topic because it showcases the enormous gulf between what makes good political sense and what policies are economically beneficial.
Paging Orwell: Baseline Budget
Economists and other pundits have been discussing the deal struck between Obama and the Republicans. It is an interesting topic because it showcases the enormous gulf between what makes good political sense and what policies are economically beneficial.
Using the Straighten and Crop Tools
When the automatic Crop and Straighten features don't produce the result you're looking for, or you want to exercise more control over the process, the Straighten and Crop tools provide a solution. Learn how to use these tools to fix a crooked image.
Using the Edit workspace
Learn how to use the Edit workspace to enhance and optimize your images with confidence.
Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 03.01.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Montag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. ALEXANDRIA: In der ägyptischen Hafenstadt ist es nach dem Bombenanschlag auf eine Kirche zu neuen Zusammenstößen zwischen Kopten und der Polizei gekommen. Diese setzte Tränengas ein. Die Demonstranten in Alexandria und der Hauptstadt Kairo forderten mehr Schutz für Christen in Ägypten. Auch in der Stadt Assiut
Lesson #001, Monday Hi, my name is Mike, and welcome to my new podcast called 'Let's Speak Italian.' This is a daily podcast, usually only lasting a couple minutes. Listen to it multiple times if you want, or just once. Enjoy! Mike
Hi, my name is Mike, and welcome to my new podcast called 'Let's Speak Italian.' This is a daily podcast, usually only lasting a couple minutes. Listen to it multiple times if you want, or just once. Enjoy!
Best of 2010: Professor Wolff on Grit TV
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HIV Replication and Life Cycle
A very detailed despition of the life cycle of HIV.
How Does Diet Affect the Prevention of Cancer?
How Does Diet Affect the Prevention of Cancer?. Part of the series: Cancer Facts. Cancer prevention can be improved by eating a diet that is high in foods with antioxidants, such as a chicken, fish, berries, garlic, tomatoes, spinach, tea and carrots.
U.S. factories gather steam
Summary of business headlines: US factory expansion continues; Bank of America settles bad home loan dispute; Facebook gets $500 million investment -NY Times
China seeks signs of EU recovery
During joint annual trade talks with the EU China urges the euro zone to demonstrate signs of financial recovery following the introduction of austerity measures.
Lunar eclipse wows watchers
US and Australian skywatchers see a rare total lunar eclipse on shortest day of the year.