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After completing this unit you may wish to study another OpenLearn study unit or find out more about this topic. Here are a few suggestions:
LandBearShark Project: Preliminary Test
beast it. all of it. see details: http://www.etotheipiplusone.net/?page_id=1216
Where did they go?
Punctuated by random lines supplied by the audience.
Leaders + Legends - Leading Organizational Change to Meet New Challenges
General James E. Cartwright, Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
Bahrain erupts in violence
Police fire tear gas to disperse crowds in Bahrain as violence erupts. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
D.H.S Secretary Janet Napolitano-Compton Lecture
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Noam Chomsky - UCL Rickman Godlee Lecture 2011
Professor Noam Chomsky, UCL Rickman Godlee Lecture 2011 - Contours of global order: Domination, stability, security in a changing world. Playlist of lecture excerpts: http://bit.ly/dKk2qY Further links: Blog post on the event: http://bit.ly/hwklig Professor Chomsky's MIT page: http://bit.ly/gon5cT
Interview with Radmilla Cody on Talkingfeather Radio
Recently Radmilla Cody spent some time talking with Penny Gamble-Williams and her husband Thunder on their show Talking Feather Radio on BlogTalkRadio.com. Listen to this wonderful interview where she talks about her experiences as being a biracial girl growing up on the Navajo Reservation and later being chosen as the first biracial Miss Navajo Nation. She was selected as one of NPR's Great Voices and will be performing at the Eiteljorg Museum on March 19. In addition, the museum will screen a
The American Civil War
A 7:44 minute video that uses old photographs and graphics to explain the war. The video does not offer enough explanation to stand alone. The images might be of value to show the culture.
URI 2011 Big Idea TV Spot (2)
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Ciencia y Tecnología de los Materiales
El curso Ciencia y Tecnología de los Materiales pretende que el alumno se familiarice con los materiales de construcción mas importantes, determinado sus características, propiedades, procesos de obtención y sus aplicaciones mas significativas. El curso se estructura en siete temas. En el primer tema “Las rocas en la construcción”, se estudian los distintos tipos de rocas así como sus aplicaciones en el campo de la construcción. En el segundo y tercer tema “la cal y el yeso” res
6.096 Introduction to C++ (MIT)
This is a fast-paced introductory course to the C++ programming language. It is intended for those with little programming background, though prior programming experience will make it easier, and those with previous experience will still learn C++-specific constructs and concepts. This course is offered during the Independent Activities Period (IAP), which is a special 4-week term at MIT that runs from the first week of January until the end of the month.
The Tiniest Things Matter - Earth Day
This inspirational video shows various images of our beautiful Earth along with water, air, and land pollution. Soothing music and nature sounds play in the background. The video could be used as an introduction or to trigger a discussion on Earth Day. "Play your part. Even the tiniest things matter. One deed today and every other day makes a whole lot of difference." (02:14)
Asthma is the number one reason of admission to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. Know what warning signs to look for and asthma triggers to avoid. In this informative video, adults will learn warning signs of asthma and its triggers. This is a good teaching resource for anyone working or around children including teachers, parents, caregivers, and babysitters. (2:10)
4.7: Quartiles and the interquartile range
This Unit will introduce you to a number of ways of representing data graphically and of summarising data numerically. You will learn the uses for pie charts, bar charts, histograms and scatterplots. You will also be introduced to various ways of summarising data and methods for assessing location and dispersion.
Migrants wait for passage to Sicily
Thousands of migrants from Tunisia wait to leave Lampedusa for Sicily.
Eco-Portal: The Environmental Sustainability Information Source
Eco-Portal, the self-described "information gateway empowering the movement for environmental sustainability," provides timely information on a number of environmental issues. On the tail end of the recently concluded World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, this Web site is worth a visit for news and commentary about summit proceedings. Click on the special Johannesburg coverage feature to access related stories from newspapers around the world. Aside from reviewing the Johannes
US Water News
This is the home page of the monthly publication US Water News. Most online content is news coverage of water supply and quality, legislation, water rights, conservation, and the global waterfront. The collection of links is quite impressive, with state, federal, international, nonprofit, and many other resources listed. Assorted buyer's guides for a wide variety of water products are given with links to online catalogs. For people that want to stay current on new developments and technologies,
Hot Chips: A Symposium on High Performance Chips
The Hot Chips conference was held in August 2002, and the presentations from the event were recently released online. The symposium was centered on high performance processors and the technologies used to design them. Many presentations are from key industry representatives who described cutting-edge microarchitectures and implementations such as the Itanium 2, GeForce4, and more. Others are from academia, like one that describes the trends and challenges of microlithography. Over 25 presentatio