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Thomas Fahr Steyer (born June 27, 1957) is an American hedge fund manager, philanthropist, environmentalist, progressive activist, and fundraiser. In 2010, Steyer and his wife signed The Giving Pledge to donate half of their fortune to charity during their lifetime. In 2012, he sold his stake in and retired from Farallon Capital. Switching his focus..
48:07 Money & Power in North Korea Hidden Economy North Korea 2015 North Korea, officially the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia, in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. The name Korea is derived from the Kingdom of Goguryeo, also spelled as Koryŏ. At the end of World War..
1:54:54 The White House is one of America’s most iconic buildings. It is a symbol of shared national history and is home to the most powerful person on Earth. Here the president charts the course for the country, and the First Family lives in the spotlight. It’s home, office and a museum. Category Education
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Dr. Don Lincoln is a senior physicist at Fermilab and does research using the Large Hadron Collider. He has written numerous books, including “The Large Hadron Collider: The Extraordinary Story of the Higgs Boson and Other Things That Will Blow Your Mind,” and produces a series of science education videos. In collaboration with The Great..
For generations, the Italian maestro was the most electrifying figure in classical music. Why did critics turn against him? Photograph from Popperfoto / Getty: Toscanini; William Tell Overture; Beethoven Symphony #9 Choral; Musical Genius What is the most familiar piece of classical music? The most thoroughly roasted chestnut? A piece so overplayed that it has..
53:47 Parrots in the Land of Oz National Geographic Documentary Wild -Parrots Majestic Birds – BBC Documentary History Nat Geo Wild (stylized as Nat Geo WILD or abbreviated as NGW) is a cable/satellite TV channel focused primarily on wildlife and natural history programming. It is a sister network to National Geographic Channel and it is..
1:06:02 History of Scotland Education is a fundamental and integral part of our society and is becoming increasingly more accessible and convenient online. The availablity of information that’s also entertaining helps us grow as people both individually and as a whole. Documentaries are the resource of choice of the new generation of students of the..
1:26:15 This is for education purposes only. A Robert Redford small feature on the impact of Watergate 40 years later. The video reassembles the major players of the film ‘All the President’s Men, 1976’ along with political guests and reexamines both the film and actual events surrounding Watergate. Nixon Presidency
The National Constitution Center is the first and only museum dedicated to the U.S. Constitution. Through must-see exhibits, timely America’s Town Hall programs, and the engaging educational resources, we inspire active citizenship and bring the Constitution to life for visitors of all ages. Museum Location – Independence Mall 525 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19106 215.409.6600..
26:47 1936 educational film produced by Chevrolet to show the stages of manufacturing their new cars – from foundry to finished vehicles. WDTVLIVE42 – Transport, technology, and general interest movies from the past – newsreels, documentaries & publicity films from my archives.
David Fahrenthold From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia; Washington Post Reporter; CNN Contributor; Pulitzer Prize recipient – National Reporting Early life and education – Fahrenthold was born and raised in Houston, Texas and attended Memorial High School. Fahrenthold’s mother is a teacher and his father a CPA. At Harvard University, Fahrenthold wrote for The Harvard Crimson…
Eleven candidates have joined the race for the French presidency, and the campaign is now in its final days ahead of the election on 23 April. There are four front-runners and, as none is likely to secure an outright majority, a run-off between the two leading candidates is now expected on 7 May. For the..
At The Marine Mammal Center, we are guided and inspired by a shared vision of a healthy ocean for marine mammals and humans alike. Our mission is to advance global ocean conservation through marine mammal rescue and rehabilitation, scientific research, and education. Mammals are a special group of animals with a combination of characteristics that..
40:46 What if we all drove electric vehicles?
40:46 Dr Allan Miller, Director Electric Power Engineering Centre University of Canterbury, New Zealand Transport is a large contributor to New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions and most of these emissions are from light passenger vehicles. If we all drove electric vehicles, powered with renewable energy, we could reduce New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions significantly. However..
2:08:21 Claude Monet: A collection of 1540 paintings (HD) Description: “Claude Oscar Monet was born in Paris on November 14, 1840. Soon after, his family moved to Le Havre, where he spent his youth. His acquaintance with Eugène Boudin led to Monet seriously pursuing his education as a painter in 1858. Boudin and Jongkind taught..
17:49 Gary Jones, co-author of “My iPad for Seniors” will share some of the many ways to use your tablet to travel the world, cook an awesome meal, listen to your favorite music, read a bestseller, or have a face-to-face conversation with your grandchild. Many of the presentations are provided by unaffiliated organizations and do..
Our Mission – Senior Transportation for Visually Challenged (Visual Handicapped) The Independent Transportation Network of America (ITNAmerica) promotes lifelong mobility for seniors. We support sustainable, community-based transportation by leading a national transportation network grounded in research, policy analysis and education. – See more at: http://itnamerica.org/#sthash.aPLYvkSI.dpuf
53:27 The King’s Singers with Christmas Repertoire 0:00 Veni, veni Emmanuel 3:12 Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen 5:41 Rise up, shepherd, and follow 8:17 Lullay my liking 12:32 Gaudete 14:10 There is a flower 17:40 Nöel nouvelet 20:06 Villançico Catalan 23:03 O little one sweet 25:15 La peregrinaçion 28:25 Stille Nacht 31:58 Joy to the..
By WALECIA KONRAD MARCH 19, 2015 Online learning has gained momentum from retirees’ increasing comfort with technology. In April 2014, the Pew Research Center reported that 59 percent of adults over the age of 65 use the Internet, a six percentage point increase from a year earlier. In addition, 47 percent say they have a..