A snow leopard
Snow leopards are endangered because their bones are often used in traditional Asian medicine. Also, their habitat has been damaged and snow leopards sometimes attack herds of goats and sheep for food. The owners of these animals want to kill the snow leopards so they don't keep attacking the herds.
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Pro and anti Libyan protests
Lack of communications in Libya hampers acurate information.
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Le commerce équitable - Sylvain Allemand

Une conférence de l'UTLS au Lycée

Le commerce équitable par Sylvain Allemand

Lycée privé de Marcq (59 Marcq en Baroeul)


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American Literature, Art and Music in the 1800s
This video discusses some of the famous authors artists, architects, and musicians of the 1800s and a few of their most famous works It also discusses some of the changes in daily life in the 1800s. This is a great video to use as an overview of the time period and it provides good insights and images during its five minute running time. The video moves rapidly and so it may have to be paused to enable students to catch-up.
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Science Bulletins: MESSENGER Mission to Mercury
The MESSENGER orbiter's January 2008 flyby of the planet Mercury was historic. The last time a spacecraft visited was 1975, and it only mapped half the planet. MESSENGER is now sending back a complete picture of Mercury, shedding light on its geological history. But the ongoing mission will return much more than images. Its data on the planet's core, magnetic field, composition, and other attributes will help scientists answer pressing questions about the evolution of the terrestrial planets and
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Origins of Black History Month
This three minute video explains those that worked to promote African American history month. Why Febrary was selected is explained as well and the importance of Carter Woodson. A nice overview, but the celebrities featured are not named so teachers may want to point out why they were chosen for this video.

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Dept Seminar: Forms of detachment and ethical regard
In this Anthropology dept seminar (29 October 2010), Dr James Laidlaw (University of Cambridge) focuses on forms of detachment in North India, including the role of the anthropologist as observer.
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Dutch firm's electric Tuk Tuk's
Business is booming for a Dutch company which is the first in the world to produce an electric version of the motorised rickshaw, or tuk tuk, that also meets EU safety rules.
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Texas Slavery Project
Centered on a database of slave and slaveholder populations in Texas during the Republic era (1837-45), the Texas Slavery Project offers a window into the role slavery played in the development of Texas in the years before the region became part of the United States. Dynamic interactive maps show the changing flows of enslaved and slaveholder populations in Texas over time. The population database search engine allows users to discover the growth of slave and slaveholder populations in the reg
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Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Instructional Guide
This Instructional Guide has been developed to provide instructors using the Environmental Impact Assessment Course Module with an understanding of the design of the Module so that they can customise the its material and assessment to the needs of their learners and location.
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Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
The Module is designed to provide a critical overview of the theory and practice of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) as operated internationally to those students who need to understand EIA: this includes formal students being graduate and postgraduate students, plus practitioners/professionals. Within this framework there are opportunities to customise the material to reflect local jurisdictional procedures and issues.
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Building Nature: Topics in the Environmental History of Seattle and Spokane
This project shows how certain documents—business records, booster brochures, newspaper articles, city plans, engineering surveys and political campaign literature, to name a few—testify to the environmental history of urban places. The documents in this packet focus on trade, city boosters, urban design and planning.
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Une nouvelle théorie du cancer (audio)

Conférence publique proposant une vision darwinienne des processus de différenciation cellulaire pouvant rendre compte du phénomène de tumorisation.

La conférence a été donnée à l'Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2 dans le cadre du cycle de conférences "L'invité du Mercredi" / Saison 2005-2006 sur le thème "L'espoir". Service culturel Université Victor Segalen de Bordeaux 2 /
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Big Screen Keys Tutorial
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Conducting effective online discussions
Download the supporting PDF file for this episode http://bit.ly/fhEFBn from the Learning to Teach Online project website. Discussions are an important component of many forms of online student interaction. For students to benefit from an online discussion, it is important for teachers to generate relevant topics, effectively moderate student activity and participate regularly. This episode will highlight several strategies to help you manage online discussions more effectively, and make them mo
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This Week @Minnesota: Feb. 20-25, 2011
In our third edition of "This Week @Minnesota" for the week of Feb. 20-25, 2011, we join students at the State Capitol for Support the U Day when President Robert Bruininks testified to the House Higher Education Committee about the State of the University. Plus, we join the Gopher wrestling team as they take on their border rivals -- the Iowa Hawkeyes -- and give you a look at a campus-wide snowball fight. Connect with us on Twitter @UMNews and let us know what you'd like to see next week on
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Gov't and the Marketplace Seminar: Toxics 02/22/2011 #3: Joel Tickner
Managing Risk: The Case of Safer Alternatives to Toxics Speakers: Joel Tickner, Associate Professor, Department of Community Health and Sustainability, University of Massachusetts Lowell Robert A. Rio, Senior Vice President for Government Affairs, Associated Industries of Massachusetts Moderator: Jennifer Nash, Senior Research Associate, Nanotechnology and Society Research Group, Northeastern University
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Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten – 25.02.2011
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Freitag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. TRIPOLIS: Die Lage in Libyen bleibt angespannt und unübersichtlich. Ausländische Söldner und bewaffnete Anhänger des libyschen Staatschefs al-Gaddafi gehen nach Augenzeugenberichten weiter gewaltsam gegen die Bevölkerung vor, vor allem in den Städten westlich der Hauptstadt Tripolis. Aus mehreren Orten wurden
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Behind the scenes with The Wizard of Oz
MSU junior Taylor Benson takes us behind the scenes of MSU Department of Theatre's The Wizard of Oz, on stage Feb. 18-20, and Feb. 23-27. More info at http://theatre.msu.edu/Productions/Shows/Sp2011-WizardOz/. Dorothy Gale is transported to the magical land of Oz where she meets characters both endearing and terrifying in her quest to return home. This stage version of the movie classic promises to combine the expected elements of the classic score and story with the unexpected use of digital
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Cool Views
In this activity, students will learn the meaning of preservation and conservation and identify themselves and others as preservationists or conservationists in relation to specific environmental issues. They will understand how an environmental point of view affects the approach to an engineering problem.
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