Drought continues to wreak havoc in the American west, especially in places like Lake Mead. The impact of climate change plays itself out in the water arena says Brookings Senior Fellow Pat Mulroy, former general manager of the Southern Nevada Water Authority. She discusses the crisis Southern Nevada faced during one of the worst droughts in the history of the Colorado River. Pat Mulroy served as general manager of the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) from 1993 until retiring in February 2014. Mulroy has accumulated decades of experience in water resource management. She also served as the general manager of [More]
Fik-Shun World of Dance Las Vegas 2014   Du-Shaunt “Fik-Shun” Stegall is the male winner on Season 10 of So You Think You Can Dance. This video was filmed at the World of Dance Las Vegas 2014. Fik-Shun lives Las Vegas where he was born and raised. He  first started dancing at the age of 5 or 6 and later spent time as a Vegas street performer before he hit the big time. Dance Videos @ http://WORLDOFDANCE.COM Music: Jibbs – Chain Hang Low (Crizzly & AFK Remix)
Life In A Day Life In A Day is a historic film capturing for future generations what it was like to be alive on the 24th of July, 2010. Executive produced by Ridley Scott and directed by Kevin Macdonald, Life in a Day wowed audiences at the Sundance, Berlin and SXSW film festivals and during its YouTube world premiere in January. Soundtrack available here @ http://goo.gl/N9F6O Release date: July 24, 2011 (USA) Directors: Natalia Andreadis, Kevin Macdonald, Joseph Michael Initial DVD release: November 8, 2011 Cast: Cindy Baer, Caryn Waechter, Ester Brymova, Cec Marquez, and More Production companies: YouTube, Scott Free Productions [More]
The Internet’s Own Boy – Full Documentary Movie The Story of Aaron Swartz Filmmaker Brian Knappenberger explores the life and work of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz. Aaron Hillel Swartz (November 8, 1986 – January 11, 2013) was an American computer programmer, entrepreneur, writer, political organizer and Internet hacktivist who was involved in the development of the web feed format RSS and the Markdown publishing format, the organization Creative Commons, the website framework web.py and the social news site, Reddit, in which he became a partner after its merger with his company, Infogami. He committed suicide while under [More]
  Pathways Networking | Colorado IT Professionals Remote Computer Assistance Online PC Tech Support Pathways Networking has a variety of Help Desk, and Remote PC Support packages to fit just about any business model. Whether your business is in need of basic, or maximum security and support, our Mac and PC specialist will help you find the right support for your specific needs. We can assign each workstation with a network administrator to monitor that systems activity for any issues that can cause problems. This way you can avoid computer problems that often occur, and you can feel secure in knowing your [More]
CYMATICS: Science Vs. Music by Nigel Stanford   ‘Cymatics’ is the science of visualizing audio frequencies. All of the experiments in this music video are real. The most unusual part of making Cymatics was the fact that the music was written after the video was filmed. http://NigelStanford.com/Solar_Echoes From the album ‘Solar Echoes’. http://NigelStanford.com/Cymatics Download in 4k / HD. All of the science experiments in the video are real. Watch behind the scenes and see how it was made. Directed by http://ShahirDaud.com Cinematographer: Timur Civan http://timurcivan.com
Calling all veggie newbies! Here are 5 reasons you can’t afford NOT to buy into your local CSA and support your neighborhood farmer this year. “Eating healthy, local, and in season makes you 20% more likable and gives you a 16% more radiant glow, this is vegetable math people.” – Misty Schutt http://onegirlsrant.com/ Community Supported Agriculture [ Find CSAs ] Thinking about signing up for a CSA but want to learn more about the idea before you commit? Read on. For over 25 years, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) has become a popular way for consumers to buy local, seasonal food [More]
Mathematics and Art Fused Through Kinetic Sculptures by Jennifer Townley   Bussola by Jennifer Townley 2014 120 x 60 x 70 cm Wood, steel, mechanical parts, electric motor.
The Sacred Science | Documentary If you trace the origins of western pharmaceuticals, over 25% of their active ingredients comes from the rainforest. There is over 44,000 species of plants in the rain forest; and out of that 44,000 plants, only 1% have been studied by medical science for it’s medicinal value. Most ethnobotanists agree that this region is the most obvious place to look for the cure for cancer, M.S., Alzheimer’s, and more. “If we look at the Amazon rain forest as an encyclopedia of medicinal plants then the indigenous medicine men are certainly as index in table of [More]
Y-40 | The World’s Deepest Swimming Pool   Video of the inauguration ceremony of the world’s deepest pool ‘Y-40’ on June 5 Ideator and architect of Y-40: Arch. Emanuele Boaretto Record depth measurement of Y-40: -42,15m Measurement done by: Umberto Pelizzari on June 5th 2014 Mermaid: Ilaria Molinari Photography and Video by: Fabio Ferioli On the grounds of Hotel Terme Millepini near Padua, Italy you can find the deepest swimming pool in the world. It’s called the Y-40 and this special pool was designed by architect Emanuele Boaretto. According to the project’s website, Boaretto’s goal was “to build the best swimming [More]
Contrary To Popular Belief, Today Is NOT Pi Day In the late 16th century, Pope Gregory implemented the “Gregorian calendar” that we use today. The 12 months of the year are labeled starting with January as the first month, February the second, etc, with our New Year being Jan. 1st. Throughout antiquity many cultures have celebrated the New Year in March when the sun passes over the equator. This elevation of the sun designates the spring, with new life sprouting up, and hence where the original concept of “passover” is derived. If we were to label our months accurately, according [More]
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. From primes to proper pop-up purple paper people, Harry Baker performs his a pun-tastic and poignant poetry. Harry Baker has always loved words. He’s been blessed enough to travel round the world with them, winning the Poetry Slam World Cup in 2012 and currently using a maths degree as an excuse to live in Germany and find heaps more new words to play with. After two 5-star Edinburgh Fringe festival shows and almost growing a beard once, the next adventure is having his first book [More]