Expanding Urbanization, Education, and Human Futures

On August 23rd through 24th, 2015 faculty and students from six US institutions, five partner institutions in India and three in China gathered with practitioners and policymakers in Washington, DC to discuss outcomes from an interdisciplinary project to assist the development of low-carbon sustainable cities in these countries. As reported in the NAE Bridge in 2014, the work uses a social, ecological, infrastructure framework and science based tools to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and address broader sustainability goals such as

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Administrivia

DOUG LLOYD: All right. So let’s talk about a couple of administrative details that may come in handy for you as you’re working through your CS50 problem sets and just taking the course more generally. This course has a lot to teach you, and so there’s a lot of resources that we have available so that you can make the most of this learning experience. These resources come in many different types, and hopefully, will be available in a form

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#1 AIRCRAFT NEAR MISS AND UNUSUAL EVENTS COMPILATION

Aircraft unusual events compilation #1 I have simply made a collection of what I think fits together. Some of these qualify as official accidents but the main theme is that these events could have turned out much worse. Bell 206 Long Ranger – Pilot does not have right of way and should not be around taxiways – thats why you buy a helicopter! Airbus – awful landing with tail strike. Boeing 747 – releases parking brake too soon! R44 helicopter

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The History of The London Underground

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Skillshare, home to over 17,000 classes that could teach you a new life skill. The first 500 people to sign up with the link in the description will get a 2 month free trial. Few inventions have had as a revolutionary effect on her society as the advent of the steam engine. This machine allowed the automation of production, creating thousands of new jobs in our cities and drawing humans

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Just Wing It! Learning to Wing Foil

Aloha, it’s Robert Stehlik with Blue Planet today’s video is gonna be all about wing foiling it’s a new sport for me I’m super stoked on that right now I just started about two weeks ago and I’ve been going out every day for the last six days we’ve had some good wind been going out with Jeff Chang and Derek Hamasaki and we’ve been getting some fun conditions and we’re all just learning it so we’re not perfect by

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Playground Song | And Lots More Original Songs | From LBB Junior!

(playful music) – [Narrator] LBB Junior. (upbeat music) ♫ Playgrounds, oh playgrounds ♫ La, la, la, the playgrounds ♫ It’s great fun to play at the playgrounds ♫ Where the roundabout goes round and round ♫ The swings, they swing both high and low ♫ Climb up climbing ropes, come on, have a go ♫ Playgrounds, oh playgrounds ♫ La, la, la, the playgrounds ♫ It’s great fun to play at the playgrounds ♫ Where the see-saw goes up and

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Easter Eggs You Missed In Justice League

Justice League has arrived, and finally united six of DC Comics’ flagship heroes. Only together can they fight off an invasion of violent parademons from the alien world of Apokolips , and the evil Mother Box machinations of… Darkseid’s creepy uncle. Woven into the film’s half-dozen converging storylines were also a whole lot of little Easter Eggs that called out to the Justice League’s rich comic book and movie history. Here are just a few. Party like it’s 1989 For

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80 Years of Talking Books

RNIB Talking Books service is 80 this year – and to celebrate, we’re making it free, meaning we can bring the gift of reading to even more blind and partially sighted people. Born from one blinded veteran’s tireless effort to overcome the horrors of the First World War, Talking Books broke new ground for the recording industry. When Captain Ian Fraser and the National Institute of the Blind (as it was known then) launched their audio library service in 1935,

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CIA Secret Operations: Cuba, Russia and the Non-Aligned Movement

well John you you were telling me about the situation I know where there was you were in Cuba or a friend was in Cuba when the word came down the to cover it yeah a friend of a friend of mine an acquaintance of mine that I met since I got out of the sea I was passing through town and he had been there covering the non-aligned nations conference he was a rider or order he as a

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😴SILLY BEDTIME😂

– Go faster daddy! – You want me to go faster? – [Mom] Somebody looks a little goofy. What’s been going on up here? – One, two, three! (screaming) Boop, boop! (laughing) (plane noises) Flip! – Are you ready to go into town? We’re heading into town. Go hop in the car. – So this morning we came into town. We’re going to the library and the grocery store and we’re gonna try to not come into town very often

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