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How Are Building Occupant Loads Determined? | ARTiculations

Have you ever seen one of those signs indicating the occupant capacity of a room and thought, how exactly do they get that number? If you thought it was how many people could be physically packed into the room shoulder to shoulder then, no that’s most likely not it. Occupant loads are, for the most […]

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Building the World’s Largest Telescope

(dramatic music) – I think it’s part of who we are as a species to ask the question of where are we, where did we come from, where are we going, and are we going there alone? The largest mirrors in the world enable a chance for all of us to answer those questions that […]

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Build Earth from the Inside Out! – #sciencegoals

Our planet is an amazing place … but there are parts of it that no one has ever seen! Like where? Like in the middle! No one has ever been to the center of the Earth, not even close! The deepest hole that’s ever been dug didn’t even make it through the thinnest, outer layer […]

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Camp Alexandra: 100 Years Building a Spirit of Community

Camp Alexandra: 100 Years Building a Spirit of Community One hundred years ago, Camp Alexandra began at Crescent Beach. The Semiahmoo First Nation lived, hunted, and fished here for thousands of years before newcomers settled on the Semiahmoo Peninsula. When the Great Northern Railway opened its sea line route in 1909, the area became much […]

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Teaching Group Work: Building Student Collaboration and Agency

>>Kathy Murphy: We’re going to pretend the whole class is one group, and we want to see how well you work together. You need to get in line by the day you were born, without talking.>>Dan St. Louis: Because we teach group work to our students, they know they have a piece to contribute.>>Kathy Murphy: […]

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Self-Directed IRA Real Estate – Buying The Property with A Checkbook IRA

David: So basic accounts work well for passive investments, infrequent investments, investments that are not time sensitive. Anything that’s going to require management or time-sensitive investment, you’re going to want to checkbook IRA, or you’re going to be managing the asset. So a checkbook IRA is pretty nice. What are you doing? You’re writing an […]

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How to Build the Best Portfolio

[MUSIC PLAYING] I think it really just needs to show off the range of things which you think best describes you as a person, you as a creative individual. We’re looking for people who are passionate about doing, who are really creative. Tell us what you’re about. And make sure that you’re happy with it. […]

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Designing a tiny home to orbit the Moon

– If you wanna live in space for months at a time, you’re gonna need a good house, and it’s not going to be glamorous living either. Imagine living in a one room tin can with three to four other people, and that tin can is keeping you alive. (upbeat synth music) – [Loren] NASA […]