Pope Emeritus Benedict makes surprise appearance at cardinal ceremony
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Former Pope Benedict makes a surprise appearance at a ceremony during which Pope Francis appoints 19 new cardinals. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). More 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 over 160 ye
Measuring success 3 : the economic impact of six major sports events supported by the world class ev The reports findi
This report was published and made available on the Web by UK Sport in 2005. UK Sport commissioned the Sport Industry Research Centre at Sheffield Hallam University to undertake economic impact studies at six major sports events supported by the National Lottery funded World Class Events Programme. At each event the standard UK Sport methodology was used to calculate the additional expenditure in the host economy which was directly attributable to an event being staged.
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Enterprise in the sports industry
This presentation discusses Drucker's thesis that failure is a "good thing" if the opportunities that arise from such failure allow the development of personal and enterprise skills
Perseus vs. Medusa: "Clash of the Titans" film
Film clip from the movie, "Clash of the Titans," this video shows how Perseus defeated Medusa. Very suspenseful, good special effects, color, and sound. Appropriate for older students; may be frightening to young children. (8:05 min.)
Theseus and the Minotaur, Part 1 (in Russian with English subtitles)
Theseus was the greatest hero of Athens. This is the story of how Theseus rescues the sons and daughters of Athens and defeats the Minotaur in the Labyrinth. The cartoon is beautifully done; the language is Russian with YouTube-added subtitles, in somewhat broken English. Part 1 of 2 (9:48)
Concrete Continuum: Concept, Calculus, & Construction Connected Through Parametric Representation
This paper outlines a custom-built suite of scripts that automate?the processes of reinforced concrete design and is directly linked to the parametric?design model of the architect. The workflow creates a design and engineering feedback loop for early phase schematic design. Using this system, the design geometry is generated?and then deconstructed into a Finite Element model.?The workflow executes a static analysis then calculates rebar size and placement, and finally generates fabrication draw
Solving Quadratic Equations by Graphing
The instructor in this video, Sal Khan, uses a graphing calculator to solve quadratic equations. Mr. Khan uses computer software (with different colors) to illustrate his points. Sal Khan is the recipient of the 2009 Microsoft Tech Award in Education. The viewer may want to open the video to 'full screen' as the instructor fits a lot of information on a dark screen.
7.5 The pi key
Do you have a graphics or scientific calculator? If so, this unit will help you to understand the different functions and facilities available. With a focus on arithmetic, you will learn what a powerful tool this type of calculator can be.