In Immortal Bird: A Family Memoir, Doron Weber, vice president of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation’s program for the Public Understanding of Science and Technology, celebrates the memory of his son, who was born with a malformed heart and who eventually died at age 16 from complications of a heart transplant. “No one you love dies once,” Weber writes.
DCI Neville has said he wants criminals to “fear” CCTV more, but the challenge for the police is getting the systems and the budgets in place to make the most of the images caught on camera. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more..
Once upon a time, companies that shelled out for a coveted Super Bowl ad jealously guarded their commercials until they aired during the big game. Nowadays, it works a little differently. Companies have realized the value of releasing teaser commercials or even full advertisements before Super Bowl Sunday, trading the element of surprise for the possibility of having their ad go viral..
“The fans have been unbelievable,” admits Guintoli, the veteran of two Comic Cons promoting Grimm. “People are always stopping me and asking me if I’m the guy from Grimm, and then thanking me for acting in such a great series. I’ve had fans in the past, but genre TV fans are passionate fans.
Mr. REED KROLOFF (Dean, School of Architecture, Tulane University): By which I mean if you think of a piece of wood and you look at it, you can see the grain, and it’s made of many, many, many pieces that create a whole. New Orleans is the same way because of the way property ownership was set up by the French a couple hundred years ago, trying to give everybody a thin, thin slice of the Mississippi River to carry their goods to market and made for a city that’s a wonderful quilt of thin, thin, thin, thin slices.
What’s interesting is that, as much as we’ve had tremendous successes with videos, we’ve also had quite a few things that just didn’t work. You just don’t hear about them, and that’s part of the reality of what we do. But, yes, there are things we do that are sometimes polarizing.
This debate was significant in portraying how a historian’s selection of sources can subjectively vary from each historian depending on what they believe was accurate. If a source was seen as unreliable by most historians, it wouldn’t make the source unreliable; it would be a conclusion based on their opinions. This revealed that it was a historian’s job to analyse the past as required a historian to investigate what sources contain historical facts..