Chlorine - Periodic Table of Videos
Here's a new chlorine video demonstrating this extremely reactive and dangerous gas, which was used as a weapon in World War I. More at http://www.periodicvideos.com/
11.701 Introduction to International Development Planning (MIT)
This introductory survey course is intended to develop an understanding of key issues and dilemmas of planning in non-Western countries. The issues covered by the course include state intervention, governance, law and institutions in development, privatization, participatory planning, decentralization, poverty, urban-rural linkages, corruption and civil service reform, trade and outsourcing and labor standards, post-conflict development and the role of aid in development.
Summary We discussed forms of data and processes relevant to an electronic till in a supermarket. In particular, we introduced the idea of a sequence of data items. A number of fundamental forms of data were introduced. We distinguished two types of number: integers (positive or negative whole numbers, or 0), and real numbers (thought of as decimal numbers and approximated in computers as floating point numbers). Characters may be thought of as sym
We discussed forms of data and processes relevant to an electronic till in a supermarket. In particular, we introduced the idea of a sequence of data items.
A number of fundamental forms of data were introduced. We distinguished two types of number: integers (positive or negative whole numbers, or 0), and real numbers (thought of as decimal numbers and approximated in computers as floating point numbers). Characters may be thought of as sym
Acknowledgements The unit has been adapted for OpenLearn by The Open University Business School from The Open University course B713: Fundamentals of Senior Management Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see Creative
The unit has been adapted for OpenLearn by The Open University Business School from The Open University course B713: Fundamentals of Senior Management
Except for third party materials and otherwise stated (see Creative), this content is made available under a
Early career learning at work
Our paper will focus on three general theoretical frameworks developed within our project. Our typology of learning is based on two simple distinctions. The first is between learning processes, such as problem-solving, and learning activities, such as asking questions, which are located within many different types of learning process. The second is between learning that occurs as the by-product of a working process (e.g. working alongside a more experienced colleague), and learning as a separate
Depression Treatment's Quiet Revolution
Researchers from UNSW's School of Psychiatry and The Black Dog Institute are trialling ketamine in people with severe depression. The recreational drug and anaesthetic is providing almost instant relief from symptoms, offering fresh hope of a quick new way to manage the illness at its worst.
Absolute Beginner S2 #12 - Writing a Spanish Letter to a Friend
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! You had a late night last night because you were out partying with friends in Spain. It is now early afternoon, and you can hardly stay awake at your job. Thank goodness for Spanish working hours, because you plan to take full advantage of that long lunch break today. In this lesson, [...]
The Getting Sorted project at Leeds Metropolitan.
The Getting Sorted Enterprise Unit specialises in participatory research with children and young people with type 1 diabetes, their families and healthcare professionals. The aim of this is to develop, influence and enhance service redesign and service improvement in the UK. Our vision is to enable young people with a long-term condition to achieve their optimal health through combined research and enterprise. We work with young people, their families and professionals to deliver a high quality
The Bottom Line - Looking Back: Environmental Impacts of Genetically Engineered Crops
A world-renowned expert on the ecological impacts and management of genetically engineered crops, University of Arizona professor Yves Carrière presented the findings of a recent National Academy of Sciences report on the sustainability impacts of genetically engineered crops in the United States. He also discussed the scientific record from the global use of herbicide- and insect-resistant crops, which were designed to reduce the use of pesticides, improve yields and provide economic benefits
Methods of Discovery: A Guide to Research Writing
Unlike many research writing texts on the commercial market, this text has the following key features: Treats research writing as a rhetorical process Teaches use of research in different genres (not just the generic research paper). This approach allows the text to be used in a variety of writing and rhetoric classes. Discusses the use of various kinds of research sources (academic ones and others) Contains links to resources and multimedia which help students to understand and practice key con
Spreaker Web Radion Information Tutorial--Get on Air in 60 seconds
This tutorial shows how it is possible to start broadcasting Live on Spreaker and social media in less than 60 seconds. This informative tutorial gives step by step directions in using this broadcast live program. This is a great resource to further enhance the use of Spreaker in the classroom or at home. (2:20)
William Henry Harrison's Presidency
In this video clip, explore the highs and lows of ninth U.S. President William Henry Harrison's administration, from his lengthy inaugural address to his death in office. (3:09)
(Spanish Version) Patients Whose First Episode of Bleeding Occurs While Taking...
By: gastro@scivee Dr. Juan G. Abraldes discusses his manuscript "Patients Whose First Episode of Bleeding Occurs While Taking a β-Blocker Have High Long-term Risks of Rebleeding and Death." To view the print version of this abstract go to http://bit.ly/KXtG7o. The content of this video has not been verified by a native speaker of the language being spoken. This video abstract is also available on this channel in English: http://www.scivee.tv/node/48555
Clinicians Poorly Assess Health Literacy Related Readiness for Transition to Adult...
By: gastro@scivee Dr. Jeannie S. Huang discusses her manuscript "Clinicians Poorly Assess Health Literacy--Related Readiness for Transition to Adult Care in Adolescents With Inflammatory Bowel Disease." To view the print version of this abstract go to http://bit.ly/Kjbo1u.
Elimination Diet Effectively Treats Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Adults...
By: gastro@scivee Dr. Nirmala Gonsalves discusses her manuscript "Elimination Diet Effectively Treats Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Adults; Food Reintroduction Identifies Causative Factors." To view the print version of this abstract go to bit.ly/KMgg19.
Effects of an online personal health record on medication accuracy and safety: A cluster-randomized
By: Jamia Presented by Jeffrey L. Schnipper
An Introduction to Midas for Secure Data Sharing
By: ucsd_idash Presented by Patrick Reynolds