New Virtual Reality for Architectural Investigations
Visually decoding and evaluating digital 3D models in proper scale on screen from within 3D modelling software can be quite difficult due to random zoom-factors, Field of View (FOV) and eye height. Motion and interactive bodily grounded examinations are helpful factors that can be enhanced with the use of Virtual Reality (VR). The purpose of this phenomenological study is to address these difficulties of perception of scale by introducing a Virtual Reality Head Mounted Display (HMD) as an explor
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Heinzelmann, Florian; Telesilla Bristogianni, Patrick Teuffel
The paper describes a novel system to alter and redirect sunlight under large roofs with the help of a liquid lens system. Focus lies on the computational design, testing, measurement and evaluation of the performance of a physical prototype. The results in terms of daylight and illumination of the interior, as well as the possibility for sunlight redirection, lead to an array of adaptive natural light spotlights, which are rather promising.The journal article is an extension of previously repor
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Economics for Marketing
What is this module about? To develop knowledge and understanding of the concepts and theories in economics that underpins consumer choice and market interactions. The lectures and seminars will explore the theories and empirical evidence regarding the choices made by consumers in the contemporary marketplace, and how these choices are shaped and influenced. Objectives On completion of the module, students will be able to: 1. Examine the key theories of behaviour and economic decision making
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Thunderbird School of Global Management Summer 2014 Commencement
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CIA President Tim Ryan Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Thomas Keller challenged CIA President Tim Ryan '77 to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. He accepts and challenges Tim & Nina Zagat, co-founders of the Zagat Survey, CIA Chairman of the Board Charlie Palmer '79, Chipotle founder Steve Ells '90, and NFL Hall of Famer Franco Harris. Tim Ryan's donation is in honor of CIA Grad Gerry Hayden, who is battling the disease. Chefs supporting chefs: http://www.alsa.org
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Literary Festival 2015: The Stones of Venice: foundations and future [Audio]
Speaker(s): Polly Coles, Jane Da Mosto, Liza Fior, Jonathan Keates | Venice has captivated artists and writers for hundreds of years, but in a city whose literal foundations are under threat from tourism, this discussion asks what is the value of heritage, is it worth saving at any cost? And is there a future for Venice’s unique community away from the museums and palaces? Polly Coles is a writer and broadcaster who spent several years living in Venice. Her book The Politics of Washing: Real L
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Tensions rise as Russian convoy crosses into Ukraine
A Russian convoy of trucks apparently carrying humanitarian aid, has crossed the border into Ukraine, further raising tensions between Moscow and Kiev. Rob Muir reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe 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 ne
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Six-story tall duck floats into L.A. port
A six-story high rubber duck floated into the Port of Los Angeles this week creating quite a flap. The famous feathered freighter, created by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, blew away many observers Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Lifestyle News: http://smarturl.it/LifestyleNews 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,
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Clashes erupt during West Bank demonstrations
Clashes erupt in the occupied West Bank during demonstrations held against Israel's prolonged military offensive in Gaza. 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
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3.1.6 (F) Creativity

Pupils should appreciate that science is an activity that involves creativity and imagination as much as many other human activities and that some scientific ideas are enormous intellectual achievements. Scientists, as much as any other profession, are passionate and they (and their work) rely on inspiration and imagination.

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Online Grammar Handbook
A grammar directory arranged like a grammar handbook  with 21 Chapters of links about College Writing and Research with Videos, Literature, Arguments, and Sample Papers.   
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Culture Unplugged
What we learn matters, but how we learn matters more.Culture Unplugged is about social and conscious documentaries and short films about the human experience for a global audience
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Does Evolutionary Theory Undermine Religious Belief?
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Miniature lung grown by scientists to test cancer drugs
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe German scientists have developed a miniature lung designed to personlize drug treatments for lung cancer patients. The researchers say the device will give doctors a way to more accurately pinpoint the most effective treatment options by testing different drugs on their patients own cancer cells. Matthew Stock reports. More Innovations: http://smarturl.it/Innovations Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters tells the world's stories
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Kinect for Windows v2 and Windows 10 Technical Preview Troubleshooting Tip

Vangos Pterneas, living on the tech edge guy and Friend of the Gallery, shares a tip on how he was able to get the Kinect for Windows v2 working with Windows 10 Technical Preview

How to run Kinect v2 modern apps on Windows 10 Preview

Kinect SDK version 2 is out and fully supports Windows 8 Modern apps. So, if you want to publish you
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The Marconi Legacy
Princess Marconi, the daughter of Guglielmo Marconi, Nobel Prize winner and inventor of wireless telegraphy, came to MIT to speak about his legacy.
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The Whole Wired World
One of the great innovations of the 19th century, the telegraph, signaled the dawn of the Information Age.
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Revelers duke it out at Spain's annual tomato fight
Tens of thousands of people armed with 140 tonnes of plum tomatoes took part in the La Tomatina festival, joyously splattering each other in Bunol, which lies just inland from Valencia on Spain's Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Lifestyle News: http://smarturl.it/LifestyleNews 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, na
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