Guide to the Collection of Plans and Drawings of the Jenkins Arcade and Empire Building, Pittsburgh,
The Jenkins Arcade and Empire Building were long-time Pittsburgh landmarks until they were razed in 1984. The Jenkins Arcade was designed by O. M. Topp in 1910 as an improvment to the original Jenkins Building. The Empire Building, designed by Frederic I. Merrick in 1898, was erected in 1900 on the same block as the Jenkins Building. The collection contains architectural drawings and engineering plans.
Episode 57 - Windows Azure Page Blobs with Brent Stineman In this episode, Steve and Wade are joined by Brent Stineman, a Windows Azure MVP, who shows us how to use page blobs in Windows Azure to do random access reads and writes. H
In this episode, Steve and Wade are joined by Brent Stineman, a Windows Azure MVP, who shows us how to use page blobs in Windows Azure to do random access reads and writes. H
Microfilmed Records of Slavonic Congregational Church of Pgh. Records,1901-1970
This collection contains the microfilmed records of the Slavonic Congregational Church of Pittsburgh.
Comparing Absolute Values
Sal Khan evaluates and compares absolute values in this four-minute video clip.
289 GG Mixing Quotation Marks with Other Punctuation
Do periods and commas go inside or outside?
The Sad Bug - Beginning Reader
This video is like a beginning reading book. Simple sentences contain 2-7 words consisting of short vowel words, sight words, and repetitive words. The words are shown at the bottom of the screen and are highlighted in purple as they are read. This video focuses on short vowel words. (1:42)
Hurricane Irene Viewed on Thursday by Space Station Cameras
Cameras mounted on the International Space Station captured new views of Hurricane Irene as it churned across the Bahamas at 3:47 p.m. EDT on August 25, 2011. Irene, which is a massive and powerful category 3 hurricane, is moving north-northwest toward a likely brush with the outer banks of North Carolina Saturday before tracking up the mid-Atlantic states and a possible path over the metropolitan New York area and New England late this weekend.
Easy Trick for Learning 9 Multiplication Tables
This is a good resource to help learn the 9 Multiplication Tables. Visuals are given along with step by step directions. This would be helpful for remediation as well. (5:33)
"Sarabande on Attaining the Age of Seventy Seven" by Anthony Hecht (poetry reading)
The Sarabande is a stately dance. I suppose that when one gets old, then one considers one's age an accomplishment, our continued existence becomes more and more precarious. Harbingers are messengers bringing bad news, in this case grey hairs. He mentions other infirmities: wizening, tooth decay, loss of acquaintances. These things we have to look forward to. It's all downhill from here on, folks. The dance has to end sometime. The picture of Anthony came from here, where there's a perso
Can We Enhance the Imago Dei? A Theological Assessment of Genetic Alteration, Nanotechnology and Tr
Prof. Ted Peters : Course
Moxie Effervescent Piano Music
ARTCRAFT piano arrangement on hand-punched paper. A very bubbly, healthful piano roll rendition of Just Make It Moxie for Mine. Douglas Henderson is the arranger cum laude. Performed and interpreted on a player piano from the 1920s. Note: Permission granted to me from ARTCRAFT to show this music roll online.
Prediction of Chemical and Biological Properties of Organic Compounds from Molecular Structure
This website is a PDF file of 32 slides and accompanying notes that describe the process of determining quantitative structure activity relationships. The slides focus on the ADAPT software, but are generally useful to anyone interested in QSAR, and discuss the details of Structure Entry and Molecular Modeling, Descriptor Generation, Feature Selection, Model construction, and Model Validation.
TRMM Precipitation Radar Measurements of a Houston Storm
A rotating view of surfaces of constant precipitation density colored by ground rainfall amounts for a storm over Houston on February 10, 1998, as measured by TRMM. The intense precipitation front in clearly visible in red.
Curriculum Design and Educational Technology
Curriculum Design and Educational Technology is a course offered by the University of Washington Tacoma Education Program. The course recognizes the reality that K-12 teachers are often forced to alter or update existing curriculum or create units of curriculum from scratch. Knowing some methods of curriculum design and instructional design can assist teachers in meeting this need for both classroom instruction and online instruction.
privacy versus veiligheid
You can follow a radio report on a business event
Investors seek luxury London property
Aug. 31 - Foreign investors turn to London real estate as a safe-haven asset, amid global market turmoil. Kirsty Basset reports.
March Monthly Sea Ice Concentrations for 1979-1998 (White)
Arctic sea ice concentrations in March of each year from 1979 through 1998
@UToledo at Work
@UToledo follower tweets us for a drink and we deliver
1. Introductory Interference
OPTI 505R. Diffraction and Interferometry (3) II. Interference and interferometry; concepts of coherence; diffraction theory; Fresnel and Fraunhofer diffraction; optical transfer function; Gaussian beam propagation; holography; volume diffraction; speckle.