"Superclass: The Global Power Elite and the World They are Making"
"Superclass" provides the first in-depth examination of the connections between the global communities of leaders who are at the helm of every major enterprise on the planet and control its greatest wealth. It is an unprecedented examination of the trends within the superclass, which are likely to alter our politics, our institutions, and the shape of the world in which we live. Rothkopf is also the
Clashes in Jerusalem after funeral for slain youth
Dozens of Palestinian youths clash with Israeli police after the funeral for slain teenager, Mohammed Abu Khudair. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and 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
Video is a great iMax style documentary about Kentucky that gives the viewer insight into the heart and sole of Kentucky and it's history. Video discusses why Kentucky Blue Grass is called Kentucky Blue Grass. Video is set to music and has great pictures. (2:30)
Martin Wheatley: key challenges for the FCA
The UK's Finance Conduct Authority's Chief Executive Officer, Martin Wheatley, talks to London Business School about the key financial and regulatory challenges facing the organisation in a struggling economy.
Burnt Norton from Four Quartets by T S Eliot (poetry reading)
A reading of TS Eliot's poem. Erhebung means elevated, appetency means a craving or desire, eructation means an expulsion of body gas - or burping. Here's the wiki article of the poem: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burnt_Norton Time present and time past Are both perhaps present in time future, And time future contained in time past. If all time is eternally present All time is unredeemable. What might have been is an abstraction Remaining a perpetual possibility Only in a world of speculation
Governing Climate Change After Copenhagen
Ngaire Woods chairs a panel discussion looking into the political, economic and environmental consequences of the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference last year.
Introduction to Number Systems - Khan Academy
Salman Khan explores number systems. He compares and explains decimal (base 2) and binary (base 2) number systems duriong this this ten-minute video clip.
12.003 Atmosphere, Ocean and Climate Dynamics (MIT)
This undergraduate class is designed to introduce students to the physics that govern the circulation of the ocean and atmosphere. The focus of the course is on the processes that control the climate of the planet.AcknowledgmentsProf. Ferrari wishes to acknowledge that this course was originally designed and taught by Prof. John Marshall.
Declaring Independence, 1710-1850-Unit 4
The Enlightenment brought new ideals and a new notion of selfhood to the American colonies. This program begins with an examination of the importance of the trope of the self-made man in Benjamin Franklin's autobiography, and then turns to the development of this concept in the writings of Romanticist Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Services for Children with Cleft Palates by State Crippled Children's Agencies
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.
Easy Chart App for iOS
'Simply,Beautiful Charts.- Creates bar/line/pie/sidebar charts.- Save to photos in small/medium/large size- Works without an internet connection.- Multiple Color Schemes- EASY!Advanced pack available through in-app-purchase enables:- Upload to Facebook- Upload to Twitter- More Color Schemes- Mini chart styles- font size adjustment- axis labelling'This app has been recommended by Kathy Schrock as an evaluating tool in Bloom's taxonomy.This is a free app.
Limits to adaptation: implications of global temperature changes beyond 4º
Fourth presentation of session 3 (Agriculture, food and water security 2) of the 4 Degrees international climate conference.
A Law of Crisis or A Crisis of Law? The EU Legal Order Under Stress [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Neil Walker | The EU’s early success owed much to the law’s understated role as the motor of integration, but a more emphatic legal approach to the recent European crisis has been less successful. What does this mean for the future of European law, and the EU itself? Neil Walker holds the Regius Chair of Public Law and the Law of Nature and Nations at the University of Edinburgh.
The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906
This three minute video gives insights into how the earthquake resulted in more scientific methods to study such events. Excellent graphics. Good for understanding this topic and the importance of being prepared. 02:59 run time
Promocions. La història de la Stacey
Durada: 3 min. Vídeo. Commonsense.org.
Aquest vídeo mostra la història de la Stacey, una noia que va patir cíberassetjament per part de les seves companyes. A través del seu relat veiem que és un problema molt comú entre els alumnes avui en dia, però parlant-ne es pot sol·lucionar. Author(s):
Korean War ( The war winds down ) 15/15
Korean War - The war winds down Video gives history of the war. See Korea as the soldiers saw it. Pictures are real and may be disturbing.
La Biblioteca en la Palma de la Mano (2012)
Este curso se propone servir de guía a los usuarios de las bibliotecas universitarias en la utilización y explotación de los recursos informativos de las bibliotecas, sin importar el campo científico del que se trate. Gran parte de la información que necesitamos se encuentra en la palma de la mano.
Exploring Oceans: Bermuda
The waters around Bermuda host a liquid jungle of creatures that exist in floating forests of golden brown sargassum seaweed. Deep within its waters live bioluminescent deep-sea creatures, reminiscent of comets, suns, and stars. (03:30)
The great plant hunt
The Wellcome Trust commissioned and funded the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew to create the Great Plant Hunt to mark the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwins birth and to inspire young people about Darwins scientific ideas and their impact. The Great Plant Hunt is aimed at primary school children encouraging them to explore the natural world and collaborate with other schools in the largest ever school science project. Schools are tasked with setting up walks around their school grounds so that t