Undergraduate Convocation 2011
Duke University's undergraduate convocation, August 24, 2011.
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Virtual Maths - 3D shapes, area of cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating the formula and calculation of the area of a cylinder
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

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HoloGlobe: Countries in the GLOBE Program as of April 1997
This is one of a series of animations that were produced to be part of the narrated video shown in the HoloGlobe exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History and the Earth Today exhibit at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. This particular animation was not used in the final video.
Author(s): Jim Strong,Tom Watters

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Martin Feldstein: short-term pessimism, long-term optimism
Aug. 26 - Harvard Economist Martin Feldstein analyzes Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's Jackson Hole address and elaborates on why he sees the U.S. economy formally entering recession within the next year.
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1.258J Public Transportation Service and Operations Planning (MIT)
This course describes the evolution and role of urban public transportation modes, systems, and services, focusing on bus and rail. Technological characteristics and their impacts on capacity, service quality, and cost are described. Current practice and new methods for data collection and analysis, performance monitoring, route design, frequency determination, and vehicle and crew scheduling are also discussed. In addition, the effect of pricing policy and service quality on ridership and metho
Author(s): Wilson, Nigel

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Texas Tech Researchers Test New Building Blocks
Texas Tech researchers are testing a new type of building block from Mason Greenstar. The new material called Blox are marketed as an energy efficient and environmentally friendly building material. The blox are made partially from recycled shredded Texas Lottery tickets and shredded phone books. Students from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Texas Tech are conducting the research.
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Known Universe - Final Frontiers
Join scientists on a voyage into the unknown, where new discoveries have experts questioning everything we know about the universe. (45:53)


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All Summer In A Day Pt. 1
Based on a short story by Ray Bradbury. It's a sad story. :(
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Duke Chapel Live - 9/4/2011
Duke Chapel Live - 9/4/2011
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Comparing Integers
The integers -3, 0, 2, and -5 are compared using a number line in this teacher-created video.  The greater than/less than symbols are shown and explained.  ( 1:28)
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Tim Tingle & D.J. Battiest-Tomasi
Both D.J. Battiest-Tomasi and Tim Tingle are enrolled as members of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and regularly participate in tribal events. Both also share relatives who came on the Trail of Tears from the original Choctaw homelands in Mississippi. They speak Choctaw as a part of their performances. They normally perform individually, but have been asked to perform together on this occasion. Tim Tingle is a traditional singer, flute player and drummer, and a nationally known performance stor
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Inside Compassion: Edge States, Contemplative Interventions, Neuroscience
Joan Halifax Roshi talks about empathy and compassion on the part of caregivers who are tending to the ill and dying. A follow-up was given by George Chrousos, who will discuss the stressors caregivers may experience. Joan Halifax Roshi is a Buddhist teacher, Zen priest, anthropologist, and author. She is founder, abbot, and head teacher of Upaya Zen Center, a Buddhist monastery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She has worked in the area of death and dying for over thirty years and is director of the P
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Video of 9/11 10th anniversary memorial at Ground Zero, NYC
(This is just a small clip of the ceremony, but the viewer can see the memorial and the building that is being (re-)constructed.) It was a tragedy that claimed the lives of thousands in an instant, and later brought two wars with an even more devastating death toll. The United States is marking a decade since the 9/11 attacks. Terrorists crashed hijacked planes into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon in Washington. A fourth plane came down in the state of
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Environmental Valuation
Amy Ando
In this module, the following topics will be covered: 1) estimates of the values of environmental goods in dollar terms, and 2) the strengths and weaknesses of valuation methods in all three […]

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Homecoming 2011 Preview
The Clemson Alumni Association hopes to see you at Homecoming 2011. Go Tigers! http://www.clemson.edu/alumni/documents/Homecoming2011.pdf
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pg 55 to 62 Puer Romanus
Page55 - 62 from 'Puer Romanus' by Appleton and Jones; A Latin Novella for Beginners you can find the text of this book on archive.org; use the search box there. If you are outside the USA, you may need to select "all http" to find a downloadable copy. This audiobook is available on DVD at the Latinum online shop, and includes the pdf file. This text is suitable for intermediate level students of Latin.
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Dialogue avec Nanni Moretti

Dialogue animé par Serge Toubiana. Traduction par Rosanna Gasbarro.

"Nous sommes à la fin de l'été 1972, je sors du lycée et je dois décider de ce que je vais faire dans la vie. Je me souviens d'une conversation avec un ami qui me demande ce que je veux faire. En devenant tout rouge, je lui réponds : "Je voudrais faire du cinéma". Il insiste : "Mais quoi exactement, acteur ou réalisateur ?" Et moi, encore plus embarrassé : "Les deux"
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Zero Robotics NASA TV kickoff spheres
Recorded on 9/10/11
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Episode 160: Delusions of development: Pro-market forces at work in the do-good industry

Dr Toby Carroll discusses the evolution of development programs by institutions such as the World Bank and its subsidiary the International Finance Corporation, and scrutinizes the outcomes of recent strategies involving public-private partnerships and explicitly pro-market approaches. With host Elizabeth Lopez.


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