Why Repair a Cleft Lip?
Original source: ; ; ; ; This electronic text file was created by Optical Character Recognition (OCR). No corrections have been made to the OCR-ed text and no editing has been done to the content of the original document. Encoding has been done through an automa ted process using the recommendations for Level 2 of the TEI in Libraries Guidelines. Digital page images are linked to the text file.
Michelle Obama urges Chinese students to explore the world
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama visited Beijing's Summer Palace and Peking University on the second day in her week-long visit to China. Mana Rabiee reports. 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 the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For ove
Land Of The Tiger - Sacred Waters, Part 4
This documentary, which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students, explores the wildlife of the Indian subcontinent living in close proximity to the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers. 9:51
Land Of The Tiger - Sacred Waters, Part 5
This documentary, which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students, explores the wildlife of the Indian subcontinent living in close proximity to the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers. Run time 08:08.
Charlotte Harbor Estuary System
Where the rivers meet the sea: This video describes an estuary and the Charlotte Harbor Estuary system. Charlotte Harbor has 11 estuaries. Talks about different animals that are affected by the estuary system. It details how this specific estuary system is made. It also defines watershed. Run time 02:00.
Meet Harvard's Employees: Colin Durrant, Manager of Sustainability Communications, HPAC
Colin Durrant, Manager of Sustainability Communications in Harvard Public Affairs and Communications discusses his career, benefits and what he enjoys about working at Harvard. This is one of a series of employee profiles created for the Harvard Human Resources website (hr.harvard.edu/jobs) to give current and prospective employees a sense of the diversity of jobs and people at the University.
Innovation: transforming China's economic development - Chinese [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Liu Wei | China has built a relatively well-off society by the end of the 20th century, transforming from a low-income country to a lower-middle-income one. In the first decade of the 21st century, China has further elevated itself to an upper-middle-income country. Based on these achievements, the country sets its new goals for economic development: a sustainable economic growth to double its scale, a high-income economy with a higher per capita GDP, a transformation in th
The Role of Blogging in Open Notebook Science
I spoke at the North Carolina Science Blogging Conference (un-conference really) on January 19, 2008. Mainly I reviewed some of my posts on the UsefulChem blog from the past few months to show what types of issues are relevant to doing research openly. I then showed the connection from the blog to the wiki, mailing list and GoogleDocs where the laboratory data get reported and analyzed
Announcement of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize
The Nobel Peace Prize 2014 was awarded jointly to Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzay "for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education". The prize will be announced by Thorbjørn Jagland, Chairman of the Norwegian Nobel Committee. Location The Norwegian Nobel Committee, The Norwegian Nobel Institute, Store Sal, Henrik Ibsens gate 51, Oslo, Norway
Carl Sagan on Human Brain
In this video, which is suitable for older middle-school and high school students, Carl Sagan discusses the human brain.
How to Define the Edges of an Oil Painting
Set the focal point of your painting. Then set some harder edges and work to get contrasts between the figure and the background. (1:29)
Oil Painting a Seascape : Cresting Waves in a Seascape Oil Painting
Painted cresting waves will had movement to your seascape. Use the fan brush with a lot of blue and move the brush in an arc pattern. Add froth with a round brush with a thick coat of white. English captions. (1:56)
Telwoorden Unité 1 : En action 5 Om de kinderen de telwoorden tot tien nog eens te laten inoefenen, hang ik deze prentjes op in de klas. Elk kind krijgt een rooster mee.Op de stippeltjes moeten ze het cijfer invullen dat bij het prentje hangt.
Om de kinderen de telwoorden tot tien nog eens te laten inoefenen, hang ik deze prentjes op in de klas. Elk kind krijgt een rooster mee.Op de stippeltjes moeten ze het cijfer invullen dat bij het prentje hangt.
Les petits dessins d'Anneka Op deze blog vind je een heleboel originele cartoons, o.a. tekeningen die (het verschil tussen) spreekwoorden in het Frans en in het Engels visualiseren. Klik zeker op de rubrieken rechts om meer afbeeldingen te vinden.
Op deze blog vind je een heleboel originele cartoons, o.a. tekeningen die (het verschil tussen) spreekwoorden in het Frans en in het Engels visualiseren.
Klik zeker op de rubrieken rechts om meer afbeeldingen te vinden.
Modeling of the response of a seated passenger to vibrations and impulsive forces
Lower back disorders are the main chronic condition experienced by professional vehicle operators and occupants. The current international standard for the evaluation of human exposure to mechanical vibrations underestimates high accelerations typically experienced in off-road vehicle rides. Although the existing epidemiological data lack evidence of morbidity patters, there is strong evidence that impulsive forces increase the risk of back problem and that the approach suggested by the current
Making the DIY Clinometer
Link to Youtube video showing how to make a do-it-yourself clinometer
Community Cellular Networks
Hot Topics at EECS Research Centers: Graduate student researchers from across the EECS research centers share their work with a rapid fire sequence of fun, 5 minute presentations. Presenter: Shaddi Hasan, TIER (Technology and Infrastructure for Emerging Regions)
The purpose of this class is to learn total quality management(TQM) in organizations. TQM refers to organization-wide system to improve quality in products and services through focusing on people, who are willing to continuously increase customer satisfaction at lower costs. It also stresses quality strategy, and learning and adaptation as keys to organization success.
ABCD: Representing Continuous Dynamical Systems Using Purely Boolean Models
Hot Topics at EECS Research Centers: Graduate student researchers from across the EECS research centers share their work with a rapid fire sequence of fun, 5 minute presentations. Presenter: Aadithya V. Karthik, TerraSwarm
Significance of Brown v. Board of Education
The landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka that "separate educational facilities are inherently unequal" was a watershed moment in the civil rights movement, paving the way for integration and the civil rights movement. This three minute video has some excellent orginial footage. Some footage may be "rough" for students to see.