Nobel Peace Prize Documentary, Obama, 2009.mp4
In this short video excerpt about President Barack Obama, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2009, member of administration, politicians, former co-workers and the Chairman of the Nobel Committee discuss the debate about awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to President Obama. To see the full version: http://nobelprize.org/mediaplayer/index.php?id=1552
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131: Why women don't ask

Can playing hardball and playing nice get women what they want?
Men ask. Women traditionally don't - simply because being "pushy" could result in negative social consequences, which, for women, tend to be about as important as the material benefits at stake. Linda Babcock, an economics professor at Carnegie Mellon University explains her latest research


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6.3.1 Identify opportunities for using IL skills

Where and how will you use information literacy skills over the next 3–4 months? You may need IL to help you identify, search for, evaluate and present information for a specific task, such as an essay or project report. You may have to visit and learn how to use an academic library, or need to search for, select and evaluate information from specialist databases or the Internet. Spend some time thinking about your study or work requirements and what opportunities you will have or can creat
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Marie Villa: From Hawaii to Oswego
Non-traditional broadcasting major Marie Villa explains why she chose SUNY Oswego. Video intern Emi Williams interviewed Marie in spring 2011.
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How to Remember the Planets in Order
Remembering the planets in order is as easy as remembering the mnemonic device of saying, "My Very Eager Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas." Remember the planets, with or without Pluto, in order with help from an astrophotographer in this 1:30 minute video. There is also a brief description of each planet and help should Pluto no longer be considered a planet.
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Ancestors Talk Through Drums
This video segment from EGG:the arts show documents Camilo Molina Gaetan, a fourth grader from Spanish Harlem, as he works to become a master drummer. He is learning to play many styles of Afro-Caribbean music like the Rumba from Cuba and the Bomba from Puerto Rico. He has been playing drums since he was four years old. Camilo wants to play all kinds of drums. His teacher enjoys teaching Camilo because he says it is important to pass the tradition down to the next generation. (03:51)
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Hoe laat is het?
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Deze bundel kan je gebruiken voor OKAN-leerlingen. Het helpt de leerlingen de analoge en digitale klok te lezen en juist te formuleren.


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2.1 Layers of communication

An internetwork is a network of networks, composed of terminals, switches and communication media. The overall objective of an internetwork is to allow communication between two (or more) networks. This simple description hides the complications that arise in real networks, in which the types of medium vary, transmission errors occur, transmission links fail, switches fail or become congested, equipment is produced by different manufacturers, networks are owned and maintained by differ
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Aluminum can
Aluminum cans can be recycled to reduce waste commonly found on roadsides. This will help reduce the amount of energy companies put out to make new cans as well.
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Dangerous Air
By tracing the movement of radiation released during an accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, students see how air pollution, like particulate matter, can become a global issue.
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World Bank's Role in Democracy
Apr. 6 - In an exclusive interview with Reuters Insider, World Bank President Robert Zoellick discusses the role of the Bank in spreading democracy around the world.
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TOMS Ozone at the South Pole: September Averages from 1979 through 2000
The year 2000s Antarctic ozone hole is the largest ever observed. Scientists continue to investigate the phenomenon, and are somewhat surprised by its scale. Using data from NASAs Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS) instrument onboard the Earth Probe satellite, researchers can evaluate and compare current conditions over the south pole to readings taken by other instruments in years past. Continued monitoring of polar ozone levels helps researchers gain a better understanding of how the plan
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Heritage Hall rededication
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The Adventures of George Amato, "DNA Detective"
This fun Web site is part of OLogy, where kids can collect virtual trading cards and create projects with them. Here, they see how DNA is used to solve crimes against animals. The activity starts with an introduction to George Amato, an AMNH scientist who sometimes helps the U.S. government solve mysteries. In a three-part online slide show, students see how Amato earned the title "DNA Detective" in 1993 when he helped the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service catch someone trying to sneak protected re
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Daniel Handler in conversation with Dan Stone
San Francisco author Daniel Handler (a.k.a. Lemony Snicket) is joined in conversation by Dan Stone, Editor-in-Chief of Radio Silence. Daniel’s books include Adverbs, Why We Broke Up, which received a 2012 Michael L. Printz honor award, the forthcoming We Are Pirates, and many books for children. Radio Silence is a magazine of literature and rock & roll, featuring original writing by authors and musicians. Radio Silence also produces live events and, as a 501(c)3 nonprofit, raises funds to buy
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Journey to the Afterlife
In groups of four, have students design an Egyptian funerary barge to transport the mummy through the underworld to the afterlife. The design of the boat is extremely critical in order for the mummy to have a chance to reach and enter the afterlife. In planning the design of the boats, students should be aware of the perils of the underworld. The student will be given the materials and tools the ancient Egyptians had at their disposal in constructing the boats. Once the students have determined
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