Sea otters are mammals because they have fur covering their bodies and whiskers near their noses.
A letter to a voluntary organization
After this chapter you will be able to write a business letter. whilst carrying out this task you apply the typographical conventions and BIN standards and you also structure the information appropriately.
Income differences can be measured narrowly or broadly. A narrow definition might include only work for which pay is received, what economists call earnings, which can range from an hour to a year to a lifetime. A less narrow definition of income could add to earnings "unearned" income, which includes sources such as transfer payments, interest and dividends, or capital gains.
Expedition 27: Spiders in Space
Two golden orb spiders are delivered by the STS-134 crew to the International Space Station so researchers can observe the arachnids' habits in microgravity.
04.05.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Mittwoch – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die US-Regierung hat ihre Darstellung der Tötung des Al-Kaida-Chefs Osama bin Laden teilweise revidiert. Der Sprecher von Präsident Barack Obama, Jay Carney, sagte, Bin Laden sei während der Kommandoaktion unbewaffnet gewesen. Dagegen seien andere Männer in dem Gebäude bewaffnet gewesen und hätten Widerstand
Octopus and clam
One reason why both the octopus and the clam are considered to be mollusks is because they lack body segmentation. Although the octopus and the clam look very different from each other, they are both mollusks.
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Why are so many people now turning to complementary and alternative medicine and why do approaches to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) raise such controversy? This unit explores the following three key areas: ‘Why people use complementary and alternative medicine’, ‘Critical issues in the therapeutic relationship’ and ‘Ethics in complementary and alternative medicine’.
Interviews with Pardy and students at the Lewenberg School
Footage of racially integrated music and math classes at the Solomon Lewenberg Middle School. Pam Bullard interviews two Lewenberg School students, Xerxes Hammond and Alfred Tiberi, about the school. Both students praise the school and its teachers. Bullard interviews Jim Pardy (Assistant Headmaster, Lewenberg School) about the opening of school, school integration, and how budget cuts have affected the Lewenberg School. Pardy says that the school had a strong academic record for the previous ye
The intent of this course is to introduce students to basic tactics used by microbial pathogens to establish infectious diseases. As such, students should understand that most of the principles detailed in the course will be encountered several times during the next year of studies, particularly in the Infectious Diseases unit. The topics covered in this course deal selectively with important pathogens because Medical Microbiology will not be the only exposure of the student to infectious agents
Turtle Skeleton - Front Limb (Flipper)
Turtles use their front limb (flipper) of its skeleton to propel themselves through water. It is webbed and connected to a ball and socket joint, allowing the turtle to be agile in water. Its sharp claws help the turtle to grab and defend itself. The limbs may be tucked inside the turtle's shell when it feels threatened.
The Earth's Moon - by StudyJams
The Earth's moon reflects the sun, and so it is visible at night. It also rotates at the same rate that it orbits, 29.5 days, which means that we only see one side of it. The moon has one-sixth the gravity of the Earth and no atmosphere at all. Learn more about our moon with this slide show from StudyJams. Vibrant pictures are set to music while information is written under each photo. A short, self-checking quiz is also included with this link.
Hubble Telescope Uses Algebra
NASA Connect Segment explaining the design and upkeep of the Hubble Space telescope. Also explains how algebra is used with the telescope.
RSC Wednesday Seminars 2011: 'Collective amnesia' - refugees and the problem of History
This podcast was recorded at the Refugee Studies Centre's fourth Wednesday Public Seminar of Hilary Term 2011. This podcast was recorded at the Refugee Studies Centre's fourth Wednesday Public Seminar of Hilary Term 2011, which was on Wednesday 9th February 2011 at Department of International Development, University of Oxford. Philip Marfleet, spoke on the subject of 'Collective amnesia' - refugees and the problem of History.
The thematic focus of this unit is people in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and the world they live in. You use audio and text to practise German language skills while also enhancing your cultural understanding.
Midnight Mural (Residential Life at CCA)
Midnight Mural is a student-based project taken from the spring 2011 term that depicts life in the residence halls at California College of the Arts. Students collaborate on a mural in Webster Hall (Oakland campus).
Eric C. Wiseman tells graduates to continue learning, and build your toolbox
Eric C. Wiseman, Chairman, President, and CEO of VF Corporation in Greensboro, NC, speaks to a crowd of graduates, family, and faculty at the 2011 Elon University MBA Commencement ceremony on May 20, 2011. He encouraged students to build their toolbox, and learn how to use it on a daily basis.
Some crayfish are semi-aquatic. They are able to live out of water as long as their gills stay moist so they can breathe. These crayfish dig into moist soil to seek shelter and also moisture for their gills.