Graphic Accounts - Analyzing Graphs in The New York Times
In this lesson, students learn about the estimated cost of the war in Iraq to the U.S. government in comparison to other hypothetical expenditures, in part by examining a bar graph. They then explore the use of different types of graphs in The New York Times.
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JALPES 2010 Strasbourg : Prise en compte de la subjectivité de l’étudiant.

Première Journée de Pédagogie Médicale d’Alsace Lorraine (JALPES 2010). Session : motivation et pédagogie en sciences de la santé.
JALPES 2010 Strasbourg : Prise en compte de la subjectivité de l’étudiant au cours des études médicales : un parcours de construction de l’identité professionnelle à propos de la transgression en médecin

Intervenant : Karin PARENT (Interniste responsable du certificat optionnel de soins palliatifs)

Modérateur : Franç
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Websites maken met Drupal
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Drupal is een softwarepakket dat toelaat om eenvoudig een grote verscheidenheid aan inhoud te publiceren, beheren en organiseren op een website. Drupal wordt door tienduizenden mensen gebruikt om verschillende soorten websites te …


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Experts 2010 I - Diversité des expertises en matière de Propriété Industrielle

Lors du troisième colloque de la Compagnie des Experts de Reims, Pierre GENDRAUD vous présente les différents types d'expertises et missions qu'il a été amené à réaliser en matière de propriété industrielle.

SCD Médecine.


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7.341 Bench to Bedside: Molecularly Targeted Therapies in Blood Disorders and Malignancy (MIT)
Where do new drugs and treatments come from? This class will take you from the test tubes and mice of the laboratory to the treatment of patients with deadly blood disorders. Students will learn how to think as a scientist through discussion of primary research papers describing the discoveries of several novel treatments. Topics such as gene therapy, the potential of drugs based on RNA interference and the reprogramming of somatic cells into stem cells for regenerative medicine will be discusse
Author(s): Flygare, Johan,Wong, Bill

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Muscle joints
This topic begins with a good introduction to the different types of joints (fibrous, cartilaginous and synovial) and each is described in more detail. A table gives a comparison between joint types and modern everyday items for the students to relate to (e.g. a hinge and the elbow joint). The next part of this topic describes the muscular system and gives a brief introduction to the axial and appendicular muscular system. The three types of muscle tissue are also described.
Author(s): St George's, University of London,Dr Nameer Abdulh

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The Brain from Top to Bottom!
This site devoted to the brain includes an incredible amount of information. You can browse the site by topic, level of explanation (beginner, intermediate, & advanced), level of organization (cellular, molecular, neurological, psychological, & social), module, or guided tour. The site already contains over 70 presentations on the brain (and it is still under development)! To give a sampling, the topics include: neurons, neural transmission, glial cells, memory, long-term potentiation, amnes
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Global Studies Seminar Series | Professor Robyn Eckersley and Dr Martin Mulligan
The new politics of climate change: building political momentum and community support for adequate action on climate change. In regard to responding to the enormous challenges of climate change, the public debate in Australia has been frustratingly narrow and yet polarising. The Rudd/Gillard governments have put nearly all their emphasis on the twice-defeated Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) and an increased roll-out renewable energy alternatives, while the Abbott-led opposition has given new oxy
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Astronomy Rap
A rap about stars, galaxies, supernovas, light years, and the solar system. It briefly describes each topic great for an introduction. Sound quality is not so good. This is done in a classroom. Perhaps best used as an example of what students could do to learn about the subject. (04:11)
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XXXVIe conférence Marc Bloch. Simon Schaffer, Les mesures et leurs rituels. ...

36e Conférence Marc Bloch :

Les mesures et leurs rituels. Pour une histoire mondiale des sciences

Intervenant : Simon Schaffer, Université de Cambridge.

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SAIS Welcomes Next Dean Vali Nasr
On Thursday, March 29, SAIS held a welcome reception for incoming Dean Vali Nasr. Other speakers included JHU President Ronald Daniels, JHU Provost Lloyd Minor and current SAIS Dean Jessica Einhorn.
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Bicycle / pedal power : technology and applications
This site includes descriptions of a wide range of types of bicycle and tricycle for people of all ages and abilities.

It also has information on uses such as bicycle powered generators and trailers which can be towed by bikes. There are links to related sites with descriptions of particular aspects of the technologies.
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Interview de Françoise LORCERIE (video)
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Zastave sveta
Natančno opazovanje, primerjanje, prepoznavanje značilnosti, po katerih se objekti naloge med seboj razlikujejo. Glede na prepoznavanje lastnosti, razvijanje sposobnosti razvrščanja.,Careful comparison, classification and observation of different flags and how to recognize them.
Author(s): Nataša Holy

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Layoff
LAYOFF uses a simple casual game paradigm to comment on the current state of the US financial crisis. Both friends and strangers face tough times in an unstable economy. Part dark humor, part grim portent, in the game players play from the side of management needing to cut jobs, and match types of workers in groups in order to lay the workers off and increase workforce efficiency.
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Artemia inquiry lab
Artemia blood has blood cells that circulate in an open circulatory system.
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Anemone at the California rocky intertidal zone
Anemones are carnivores and use their tentacles to move food into their mouths. Their tentacles contain stinging cells to kill prey. Sea anemones attach to rocks in lower and middle intertidal zones and are vulnerable to drying out.
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Bivariate Uniform Experiment
This resource consists of a Java applet and expository text. The Java applet illustrates the bivariate uniform distribution on three types of regions: a square, a circle, and a triangle. Simulated points from the distribution are shown as dots in a scatterplot.
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Saving the DNA and the viable cells of the world's endangered animals
The mission of the Frozen Ark Project is to collect, preserve and store tissue, gametes, viable cells and DNA from endangered animals. The project focuses on the thousands of animals that are threatened with extinction. Animal species are dying out at an unprecedented rate. The current round of extinctions is largely created by mankind, because of the increase in human populations and its effect on the planet's ecosystems. Global warming is a major contributor to this destruction. Despite t
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Morphological indicators of solar exposure
This paper investigates the relation between the shading condition and geometrical configuration of neighborhood-scale developments. It introduces a straightforward method for measuring shadow areas casted on buildings? roofs and facades ? in urban areas ? using digital 3D models. Employing this method for measuring shadow areas in nine neighborhoods in Jinan, China, at six different time points on summer and winter solstices ? a total of 54 sample measurements ? this study develops two regressi
Author(s): Amindarbari, Reza

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