Virtual Maths - Numbers, 2D Elipse simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating formula for calculating the area of an elipse
Jackson jury not to be sequestered, Frank DiLeo dies
Aug. 25 - The latest celebrity and entertainment headlines including Frank DiLeo dies, jury will not be sequestered for Jackson manslaughter case and Sheen's character dies on sitcom. Lindsay Claiborn reports.
How to Use an Avalanche Transceiver
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Virtual Maths Data Handling - Light Survey
Exercises and resources for conducting a Light Intensity Survey. "To measure the levels of light in a particular area, we need to use a device called a Light Meter, which measures the intensity of light in the vicinity of the sensor and displays the reading."
Neighbours, Peers and Educational Achievement [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Stephen Gibbons, Dr Tim Leunig, Professor Ruth Lupton | Editor's note: We apologise for the poor quality of this podcast. Many believe that education is very sensitive to the influence of school friends and neighbours. Professor Stephen Gibbons outlines evidence to the contrary from the Spatial Economics Research Centre at LSE. Stephen Gibbons is Professor of Economic Geography and Director of the Spatial Economics Research Centre. Tim Leunig (@timleunig) is Chief Analyst a
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Geometry 2D shapes
Images of 2D shapes with formula for calculating area square, rectangle, triangle, trapezoid, parallelogram, pythagorean theorem, circle, circular sector, circular ring
CSUN Outstanding Grads 2014: Rossana Perez
Rossana Perez's journey to her master's degree started more than 30 years ago in her native El Salvador, when her husband, Rodolfo Aguilar, a philosophy professor, left for a meeting and never came back. It was 1981 and military death squads traveled the country targeting people identified as "threats," real or imagined, to the government. Perez, then a philosophy student, was herself arrested a short time later by the national police. Her infant daughter was left in the care of her mother. No
How a bank's value affects you
Aug. 25 - Reuters blogger Felix Salmon tells us why the price-to-book ratio is something to be concerned about.
Eco-friendly ATMs make good cents, says manufacturer
Aug. 14 - A Brazilian firm has developed eco-friendly ATM booths crafted from recycled materials and a solar panel that helps lower energy usage. The company says its green ATMs are at the forefront of modern, environmentally responsible design. Tara Cleary reports.
U.S. Morning Call: Boeing Dreamliner hit by two more mishaps
Jan 11 - Boeing's 787 Dreamliner jet suffered a cracked cockpit window and an oil leak - the latest in a series of incidents for the aircraft.
Newly released U.S. military video shows apparent airstrikes against militants in Syria
The U.S. military releases video of what it says are recent successful airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Syria. 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 new
Filmic Development of Architectural Animations
This paper proposes a general method to make animated presentations of architectural designs, based on cinematographic techniques. Particularly, it reviews theoretical documenttion about filmmaking as well as several productions that exhibit remarkable locations. The proposed method first comprises of a planning stage, with the narrative and graphic formulation of the presentation. Next is an elaboration or adjustment stage for the digital modelling of the design, and finally, there is an animat
The History of Animation
This is a third-grade project by Colin Williams which demonstrates how pictures were first made to appear moving. (03:41)
Kent State Admissions Video 2014
Discover what this top Ohio university can do for you as you begin pursuing your career goals. Make Kent State University your destination for higher education! Updated for Spring 2014.
Statistical Molecular Thermodynamics
Sign up for the Course: http://z.umn.edu/cramer About the Course: Statistical Molecular Thermodynamics is a course in physical chemistry that relates the microscopic properties of molecules to the macroscopic behavior of chemical systems. Quantized molecular energy levels and their use in the construction of molecular and ensemble partition functions is described. Thermodynamic state functions, their dependence on the partition function, and their relationships with one another (as dictated by
Inaugural Sir William Tyree Energy Lecture - Professor Robert Hill on anthropogenic climate change.
Delivering the inaugural Sir William Tyree Energy Lecture, the Honourable Professor Robert Hill AC explores how the global community should respond to anthropogenic climate change. The Sir William Tyree Energy Lecture is named in honour of one of Australia's great engineers, industrialists and philanthropists. Sir William Tyree was passionate about energy research and the need to promote open and honest dialogue about our energy future. Professor Robert Hill AC is a respected political leader
Abigail Haire - Landscape Architecture
Leeds Met Graduate Abigail Haire describes her time as a student at Leeds Metropolitan University as a student on the Landscape Architecture course.
Virtual Maths - Numbers, Opposite angles simulation tool
Interactive simulation tool demonstrating the angles on a 360 degree wheel
Joseph Lorenzo Hall: "War Stories from Technology Policy" | Talks at Google
Joseph Lorenzo Hall, Chief Technologist at The Center for Democracy & Technology, works on issues of technology policy and digital rights. In this talk Joseph will take you through a technical report he coordinated, authored by twenty of the world's top computer security and cryptography experts. He'll talk about the doubt cast this September when documents leaked by Edward Snowden exposed a systematic effort by the U.S. National Security Agency to subvert encryption software, hardware, standard
Handbook for Writers
A free open textbook available from Saylor.org, The Handbook for Writers, is both a guide to college-level writing and thinking and a comprehensive college-level writing handbook. In Part 1, students will identify and develop habits of mind they can use for success in college and life, and in Parts 2-4 and the Appendices, they will find the tools they need to become better and more polished writers.