Iraqis protest lack of services and widespread corruption
Sept. 9 - Hundreds of Iraqis take to the streets to protest flagging basic services and widespread corruption. Sunita Rappai reports.
What Will Keep Our Food Safe? Any conversation about the superfluity of the federal government or her legion of agencies will invariably turn to this question: "Who will keep our food safe?" It is as sure as Godwin's law — except in this case, the fascists have, inexplicably, become the good guys. Apparently, the FDA and the USDA have a stel
Any conversation about the superfluity of the federal government or her legion of agencies will invariably turn to this question: "Who will keep our food safe?" It is as sure as Godwin's law — except in this case, the fascists have, inexplicably, become the good guys.
Apparently, the FDA and the USDA have a stel
Adolescent Health and Development
The course consists of lectures, readings, discussions, panels of guest speakers, group and individual projects. The purpose of the lectures, readings, discussion and panels of guest speakers is to explore a variety of aspects of adolescence and adolescent health. The group and individual projects are meant to help students develop skills to work in multi-disciplinary teams and analyze adolescent health concerns through conceptual frameworks and recommend effective solutions through intervention
CNN Tribute to Steve Jobs
This is a CNN, seven-minute tribute and timeline for Steve Jobs, the visionary leader of Apple.
Now for another amazing safety video featuring Purdue Pete! Today's topic: Fire alarm evacuation procedures.
The Seven Seas - Episode #2 France
The Seven Seas: Arts and Cultures of ECU is a student produced program for East Carolina University. The show examines cultures and arts from around the world. This week's show visits the country of France. Our guests include Dr. Marylaura Papalas and Dr. Anne-Helen Miller, Professors in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. Dr. Papalas will discuss the contemporary culture of modern France and Dr. Miller will discuss the history and art of the Palace of Versailles.
Setting in a Story - Free English Video by Brightstorm
In literature, a setting is the time and location in which a story takes place. This video explains how to analyze a setting. When asked to analyze a setting it's important to ask how the story would be different if it took place somewhere else. (2:51)
3.3 Integration of anatomical features and biochemical and physiological strategies in evaporators Birds and larger desert mammals that use evaporative cooling risk dehydration because of the difficulty of finding sufficient drinking water. For mammals, evaporative heat loss includes panting and sweating. In small mammals and birds the temperature of exhaled air is often lower than T
b, resulting in condensation of water on the nasal mucosa. Small desert mammals rely on this mechanism for water conservation, while resting in their cool burrows during the heat of the
Birds and larger desert mammals that use evaporative cooling risk dehydration because of the difficulty of finding sufficient drinking water. For mammals, evaporative heat loss includes panting and sweating.
In small mammals and birds the temperature of exhaled air is often lower than T b, resulting in condensation of water on the nasal mucosa. Small desert mammals rely on this mechanism for water conservation, while resting in their cool burrows during the heat of the
Marsh Fork Elementary
Meet the children of Marsh Fork Elementary in Sundial, West Virginia. The very coal mining that supports the community also threatens the local students. Professor Charlie brings awareness to this potentially dangerous situation of living so close to one of America's biggest coal mines. (4:44)
Automatic Knives sideways pressured hidden release firing system
The ‘sideways’ hidden release is one of the trickiest hard-to-detect. You put your thumb at the top of the folded blade and push the handle’s scale horizontally to the right. Voila!
Felix TV: Does more people mean more poverty?
As the world population hits the 7 billion mark, Reuters Finance blogger Felix Salmon dives into the numbers to find out, does a bigger population bring more poverty?
Jobs of 2020 - UT Professor Shares Insight
Photo Slideshow: UA Alumni Employees
Being a Wildcat: It's in your blood. Some UA alumni are now prominent employees who have served their alma mater for many years.
B1G Mobile Tour at Michigan State
Spartans check out the Big Ten Conference's Stagg-Paterno trophy as the B1G Mobile Tour makes its way around campus. The winner of the Legends vs. Leaders Big Ten Championship game in Indianapolis on Dec. 3 will take home the trophy. MSU is the ninth stop of 12 on the trophy's tour of the Big Ten schools. Check out http://www.bigten.org/blog/2011/11/this-weekends-schedule-1.html to find out where the trophy will be next.
Nov. 1 Episode
Data analysis: as real world as it gets
In Data Analysis: As Real World As It Gets, we feature resources for teaching about data and statistics as supported by the NCTM Standards (NCTM, 2000). Data collection and analysis can be an avenue into the meaningful mathematics and problem-solving skills needed by students in the twenty-first century. And an answer to the student question, Why do we have to study math? can be found when teaching mathematics with a real-world statistics approach.
T.C. Myers and Bros. Milling Co., Epsom, Indiana
Thomas C. Myers was born in 1866 and worked in the milling and mercantile business at various points with his brothers Charles and Alfred. For twenty-six years they operated a saw mill as well as building the first flour mill near their hometown of Epsom.,Daviess County Journey,Addressed to: Miss Gertrude Dobbins, 1221 Pleasant St., Indianapolis, Indiana. Message: My Dear Gertrude: Received your card the other day. Epsom has made several improvements since you were here. No, I have never taught.
Harold And His Amazing Green Plants
This is a Disney Cartoon Short Called "Harold And His Amazing Green Plants" Taking From The Disney show"Ludwigs Thank Tank". (08:15)
14.661 Labor Economics I (MIT)
Neoclassical analysis of the labor market and its institutions. A systematic development of the theory of labor supply, labor demand, and human capital. Topics discussed also include wage and employment determination, turnover, search, immigration, unemployment, equalizing differences, and institutions in the labor market. There is particular emphasis on the interaction of theoretical and empirical modeling and the development of independent research interests.
John Webster, The Duchess of Malfi
This unit concentrates on Acts 1 and 2 of John Webster’s Renaissance tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi. It focuses on the representation of marriage for love and the social conflicts to which it gives rise. The unit is designed to hone your skills of textual analysis.