Studying mammals: The opportunists
Many mammals are food specialists, with complex adaptations that gear them toward a particular food source. So how do the omnivores survive and prosper without these fancy evolutionary features? This unit examines the physiology, diet and strategies of some of these opportunistic feeders. It is the sixth unit in the ‘Studying mammals’ series. Fir
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Animals at the extremes: The desert environment
Animal life has adapted to survive in the most unlikely and inhospitable habitats. This unit looks at the surprisingly diverse desert climates throughout the world and mammals, birds, lizards and amphibians that survive there. It splits these animals into three groups according to their strategy for survival: evaders, evaporators and endurers, then discusses how these strategies work on a biochemical and physiological level.Author(s): Creator not set

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Understanding the environment: Flows and feedback
There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging environmental, social and economic crises we now face. The primary aim of this unit is to encourage the shift away from reductionist and human centred thinking towards a holistic and ecological worldview.Author(s): Creator not set

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Understanding the environment: Complexity and chaos
There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth unperceptive to its social and environmental impact, cannot resolve the converging environmental, social and economic crises we now face. The primary aim of this unit is to encourage the shift away from reductionist and human centred thinking towards a holistic and ecological worldview.Author(s): Creator not set

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Timeline of The Space Race - Wiki Article
The Space Race was an informal competition between the United States and the Soviet Union that lasted roughly from 1957 to 1975. (01:20)
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The Team and References
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Daljinsko učenje - modeli, tehnološki uticaj i razvoj daljisnki orjetisanih sredina
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Three Anti-Social Skills to Improve Your Writing
You need social skills to have a conversation in real life -- but they're quite different from the skills you need to write good dialogue. Educator Nadia Kalman suggests a few "anti-social skills," like eavesdropping and muttering to yourself, that can help you write an effective dialogue for your next story.  (03:46)

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The Chancellor's Corner
The Ohio Department of Health completed Thursday its final site visit to UTMC on behalf of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the team said in an exit interview they will recommend the hospital meets all conditions.
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Afronden van grote getallen
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Er zijn verschillende tabbladen waarin je natuurlijke getallen kan afronden van op het tiental tot op het miljoen.

Als je het antwoord juist hebt, krijgt de cel een groene kleur.

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YOW! 2012: Brian Beckman and Michael Ficarra - CoffeeScript

Brian Beckman interviews JavaScript/CoffeeScript developer who's written an excellent CoffeeScript compiler, Michael Ficarra. If you're curious about CoffeeScript, then this is for you ( no demos or code, though; just technical conversation done the Beckman way Smiley ) Tune in!

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Arithmetic, Population, and Energy Part 5 of 8

This part of the lecture discusses an outrageously incorrect statement in Time Magazine about how long coal resources could last, as well as other similarly incorrect statements in the media.

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Global Warming - How It All Ends

A logical argument for taking action.

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Biofuels: Think Outside The Barrel (Google Techtalks)

Vinod Khosla gives a tech talk about the emergence of ethanol as a viable, market ready, and competitive source of renewable energy.

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Cell Division

Video link (see supported sites below). Please use the original link, not the shortcut, e.g. www.youtube.com/watch?v=abcde

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Explaining the effects of performance measurement on performance
Performance measurement clearly has a powerful impact on organizations but its effect is far from predictable and is poorly understood. This article valuably points to a way in which the effect of performance measurement can be made more visible.
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Nutritional Challenges
In this nutrition activity (page 26 of PDF), learners consider the nutritional needs of people with specific dietary requirements, such as athletes, persons with diabetes and vegetarians, and create a full-day menu for these individuals. This activity may be used as an assessment for any unit on nutrition. This guide includes background information, setup and management tips, extensions, information about eating in space and handouts.
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In Praise of TV's Pawn Stars

I assert that the most intelligent reality show on TV is the History Channel's Pawn Stars . It's a capitalistic feast for a free market junkie like me.

The basics of the show are fairly straightforward: Rick Harrison and several family members own a pawn shop in Las Vegas. In each episode, various people enter the establishment
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Blaming Europe? Citizens, Governments and the Media [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Sara B Hobolt | “Who is to blame?” has become a familiar question in response to the economic crisis that is sweeping Europe. Professor Hobolt discusses when and why citizens, the media, and national governments blame the European Union for policy failures, and considers the consequences for democracy in Europe. This event is part of the eurocrisis@lse series. Sara Hobolt is the Sutherland Chair in European Institutions at the European Institute, LSE.
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3 GRCC students explain how GRCC prepared them for their next step. Kinya Long, Jeff Noel and Leanna Honderd.
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