Models for Relating Science and Faith
Revd Dr John Polkinghorne : Course
Islam and Modern Science: conflict or harmony?
Prof. Nidhal Guessoum : Course
Lake sediment evidence for long-range air pollution on the Tibetan Plateau
Recent decades have seen the emergence of sign linguistics as a sub-discipline of linguistic research, accumulating a body of knowledge that has enlightened linguists about the complex grammatical properties of sign language. Researchers have also begun to show how sign language is acquired as a first language by deaf children who can then use this resource to develop spoken and written language for education and social communication in the hearing majority community. These findings have demonst
Personality and values
Welcome to ‘Personality and Values’, one of several ‘Futures’ workbooks, which help you choose and prepare a career route after graduation. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio The aim of this workbook is to help you to clarify or identify your personality type and work values as a step toward choosing work
Holiday Wishes from President Gogue
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Great Ideas of Biology - Sir Paul Nurse
In this Founders' Day lecture Sir Paul Nurse, president of the Royal Society, discusses the great ideas of biology.
Portuguese studies review
The PSR is a peer reviewed journal devoted to promoting interdisciplinary scholarly study of the countries, regions, and communities that share, build on, or are transforming a Portuguese or Brazilian legacy. The PSR promotes a critical understanding of the historical and current evolution of political, economic, social and cultural networks incorporating Portugal, Brazil, and other lusophone countries. The journal, launched in 1991 by Trent University (Ontario, Canada) is published biannually,
Does Faith Have a Role in Social Movements? - Panel Discussion
May 23, 2013: Panel Discussion moderated by Christine Boyle Historically, the contributions of progressive people and institutions of faith have strengthened Canadian social movements in numerous ways. For a while now, social movements have been primarily speaking to people's material interests in an increasingly polarized world. Faith and social movements have been separated like church and state. Amid increasing secularization and social dislocation, what does it look like to build relations
OZK 150: Introduction to Ozarks Studies - Lecture 10: Ozarks Music
In this lecture Dr. Blevins surveys Ozarks traditional music, concentrating on varieties of ballads from ancient British story songs brought to America by colonial immigrants to regional songs recounting events that took place in the Ozarks. This course provides a multidisciplinary introduction to the study of the Ozarks region and its inhabitants, including Ozarks history and geography, regional folk culture and traditions, and current issues. Learn more about Missouri State iCourses at http:
GLS 2011 Panel 4: Does innovating for the greater good have an impact?
Does innovating for the greater good have an impact? Rodrigo Baggio, Michael J. Barber, Amit Mehra and Kamalini Ramdas discuss their thoughts on this question at the Global Leadership Summit 2011
Effects of agricultural activities on insect species richness in the intensively cultivated landscap
As signatory of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), China supports the 2010 Biodiversity Target to achieve a significant reduction in the current rate of biodiversity loss by the year 2010. This very ambitious goal must be seen against the background of a huge knowledge gap prevailing particularly with regard to patterns of insect diversity in space and time. Our collaborative research is trying to be instrumental in addressing the aforementioned knowledge gap by investigating how dif
2014 Tech Day - Is There Life Out There? - Sara Seager
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The Moon, Sunlight in Action Part 1 - Astronomy - Earth Moon Sun 2E1
A general description of how Sunlight falls on the Moon and compares how much of the Moon is currently illuminated at any one time versus what we see from Earth.
Draw an example of why we know how much of any object is illuminated by the sun in space.
Why do we see some part of the Moon and not others?
Explain an example of a real world observation that demonstrates how much light is hitting any object
This is a video interview of an expert on Hepatitis C. Good explanation of the disease symptoms, progress, and treatment. It is estimated that one in every 10 Americans have Hepatitis C. Known as "a silent killer," many people are unaware they are infected, leaving them vulnerable to liver damage and other health problems. 28:50 min.
Hepatitis C Animation
Short animation showing how Hepatitis C infection takes place. Includes how the infection affects the body. 1:23 min.
Woordzoeker : Hoe los je ze op en hoe maak je ze zelf? Via deze site kom je heel wat te weten over een woordzoeker en hoe je zelf je eigen woordzoeker maakt. De site laat je toe om een tool te downloaden zodat je ook offline jouw woordzoekers kan genereren.
Via deze site kom je heel wat te weten over een woordzoeker en hoe je zelf je eigen woordzoeker maakt. De site laat je toe om een tool te downloaden zodat je ook offline jouw woordzoekers kan genereren.
Top 25 Japanese Questions You Need to Know #9 - Do you like Japanese Food?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You’ve been in Japan for a few days now and you’re feeling a little more settled. While you search for apartments online at an Internet café, you notice a new email from the Japanese friend you made at the farmers’ market. He’s asking about dinner on the weekend! In [...]
Puritan and Quaker Utopian Visions, 1620-1750-Unit 3
When British colonists landed in the Americas they created communities that they hoped would serve as a "light onto the nations." But what role would the native inhabitants play in this new model community? This Unit compares the answers of three important groups, the Puritans, Quakers, and Native Americans, and exposes the lasting influence they had upon American identity.
Fly into the birthplace of a massive star
This is a short animation based on Hubble images and other data that shows what it would be like to fly up to Sharpless 2-106, a huge cosmic gas cloud where a massive star is being born. The star blows out twin beams of material that are carving gigantic cavities into the gas.
5.451 Chemistry of Biomolecules I (MIT)
5.451 is a half-semester introduction to natural product biosynthetic pathways. The course covers the assembly of complex polyketide, peptide, terpene and alkaloid structures. Discussion topics include chemical and biochemical strategies used to elucidate natural product pathways.