SDSU Geological Sciences Webinar - Kenneth S. Deffeyes

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PEAK OIL AND THE GREAT RECESSION Kenneth S. Deffeyes Emeritus Prof. of Geology Princeton University In 2001, my first oil book predicted that world oil production would peak in the year 2005. The most recent data from the Energy Information Agency say that it happened! Even with the extreme spike in oil prices, the year 2008 produced less oil than 2005. Production for the first half of 2009 is even lower. The invisible hand of economics has become the invisible fist; pounding the...

Analytical Instrument for reproduction of the Stomach physics and IV-IVO correlation.

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A tentative to replicate the Stomach Phisical movements in presence of solid dose ingestion, led to the development of a “proof of concept” computerized instrument (using RTP protocol and an IV-IVO library) successfully used during the evaluation of the novel extended release drug delivery platform of Superporous Hydrogel (SPH) at Kos Pharmaceuticals, Inc. This movie present the prototype instrument and the successful tentative (Kos Value Award 2004) to measure the physicochemical...

Barbara Yawn Discusses Mayo Clinic Proceedings (September 2009) Study on Health Care Use and Cost Burden of Herpes Zoster

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Dr. Barbara Yawn, Director of Research at Olmsted Medical Center, provides an overview of her study (http://tinyurl.com/mbnww3) on Health Care Utilization and the Cost Burden of Herpes Zoster, published in the September 2009 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings (www.mayoclinicproceedings.com).

Evolution - the Molecular Landscape Interview with NIALL FERGUSON interviewed by Matt Rridley

Niall Ferguson is Laurence A. Tisch Professor of History at Harvard University and William Ziegler Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. He is also a Senior Research Fellow at Jesus College, Oxford University, and a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. His first book, Paper and Iron (1995), was short-listed for the History Today Book of the Year award, while the collection of essays he edited, Virtual History (1997), was a UK bestseller....

Rod Wing, University of Arizona at the DOE JGI 2009 User Meeting

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Rod Wing from the University of Arizona asked, "To Refseq or Reseq Oryza - That is the Question" on March 27, 2009 at the 4th Annual User Meeting.

R4D-TRAINNING RAPID MULTIPLICATION OF CASSAVA 02

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A training video on rapid multiplication of cassava stem