Adam Riess - Nobel Press Conference
Johns Hopkins University professor and researcher Adam Riess was named a 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physics and Astronomy for his study of "dark energy" and its role in the expansion of the universe.
Mother Nature and the Earthworm
This brief clip from Sesame Street explains the relationship between the earthworm and a tree. This video clip could be used to compliment the story Earthworms by Claire Llewellyn. (01:06)
Bernanke testimony shows slight shift in tone: Allen Sinai
Oct. 4 - Decision Economics Chief Global Economist Allen Sinai says Fed chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony before Congress shows a subtle shift in whether the Fed should act, or wait out the economy.
2011 Nobel Prize in Physics
Announcement of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics by Professor Staffan Normark, Permanent Secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, on 4 October 2011. Read more about the 2011 Nobel Laureates in Physics, Saul Perlmutter, Brian P. Schmidt and Adam G. Riess on http://www.nobelprize.org/
Graduate Skills is one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to introduce you to the concept of graduate job skills and enterprise, looking at which career path you decides to follow. It’s not j
IDS336 Session 5 Fall 2011
IDS336 Jazz in the Modern Era Session Five 10/04/11 Chet Hanley
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Justice in Finance [Audio]
Speaker(s): Dr Gabriel Wollner | Gabriel Wollner offers a political philosophy perspective on questions of international finance and defends the idea of an international financial transaction tax as an instrument for making the international financial system more just. Gabriel Wollner is lecturer in philosophy at LSE.
Money talks: October 3rd 2011
The response of business to the euro crisis, a company encourages good health and armed guards on boats repel pirates
Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs - order now on DVD & Blu-ray
George Harrison presents Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs A film by Stuart Cooper A mesmerising and furious performance from John Hurt, as delusional revolutionary Malcolm Scrawdyke, is at the heart of this chillingly dark comedy. Rarely seen in almost 40 years, it is released by BFI Flipside in a Dual Format Edition with thematically related archival short films and an extensive booklet with essays and contributions from Stuart Cooper and Mike Leigh. Available from: http://
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Breakingviews: Bank of America faring far worse than Goldman
Oct. 18 - Reuters Breakingviews columnists say stripping out accounting gains and asset sales, Bank of America clearly lost money again, while Goldman Sachs' loss is not as bad as it seems.
History of Spain - National Geographic
This 3:25 long video is a history starting with its domination by Rome. It touches on the battles between the Muslims and the Catholics, but does not tell of its leader's actions against the Jews. This is at best a glossy overview best used for younger students.
Highlights of Ranulph Fiennes talk to MBA students Introduction to OER VTB Chief Executive on Russia bailout and liquidity crunch S,fb S Preparing Proposals - Research Commissioning: preparing a research brief 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature
Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes lectures MBA students on 'Motivation, Leadership and Teamwork' in the first of the MBA programme's 'London Talks' series
This resource provides an introduction to OER for teaching staff at the University of Plymouth and could form part of a CPD module. It draws on the experience of OER developers at the University.
Oct. 6 - VTB Chief Executive Officer Andrei Kostin speaks to Insider as concerns about Russia's banking sector grow deeper following the Bank of Moscow's record bailout.
Research Commissioning: preparing a research brief.The resource has been developed through the Learning from WOeRK project and seeks to support learning in the work place. For an overview of all related modules and resources please visit http://cpdoer.net/collections/
Announcement of the Nobel Prize in Literature by Professor Peter Englund, Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy, on 6 October 2011, awarded to Tomas Tranströmer, Swedish poet. For more information, see: http://www.nobelprize.org/
Introduction to OER
VTB Chief Executive on Russia bailout and liquidity crunch
Preparing Proposals - Research Commissioning: preparing a research brief
2011 Nobel Prize in Literature