The Long Black Freedom Struggle: African American Soldiers in WWI & Korea
Adriane Lentz-Smith of Duke University and David Cline of Virginia Tech discuss the forgotten history of African-American participation in WWI and Korea, followed by a discussion facilitated by Robert Patrick, director of the Veterans History Project. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6328
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Ten in the Bed Nursery Rhyme with Lyrics

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Almeda Time Multiple Vibrating Alarm Watch
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Art Institute of Chicago Musecast: February 2008
Exhibition curator Judith Barter takes a close look at the iconic Nighthawks, the centerpiece of the museum’s retrospective on Edward Hopper.

Local “performance potter” Theaster Gates  describes how his artwork connects to Japanese ceramics.  

Conservator Kristi Dahm reveals the techniques hidden beneath the surface of Winslow Homer’s light-filled watercolors.

Warm up to free general admission the entire month of February.

 


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Art Institute of Chicago Musecast: June 2008

 1) Hear how artist Mario Ybarra, Jr., works his artistic magic to compare Chicago and Los Angeles, using Wrigley Field as his jumping off point. 2) Learn how the latest developments in modern forensics turns art history into an episode of Art Scene Investigation. 3) The Art Institute branches out to the Chicago Public Library to introduce iconic works from the collection to local elementary school students. 4) Stop by for live music and outdoor dining at the Summer Music Series.


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Art Institute of Chicago Musecast: September 2008
Art Institute in the Community: Inspired by our new season of events 360 Degrees: Art beyond Borders, this episode takes a look at global culture seen at the local level. Hear about the intermingling of art and culture from our partners at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and Poetry Foundation, and listen to performances by Yang Wei from the Silk Road Ensemble and Alfonso Ponticelli of Swing Gitan. Both musicians will be performing at the season’s opening day festivities.

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China's migrants may stay home
China's 150 million migrant workers head home for the Chinese New Year, and may stay home to work for companies relocating to cheaper inland locations.
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Duke Heart Center: The Importance of Experience
Duke Heart Center has the experience in treating heart problems that matters, especially with complex cases. For more information, visit http://www.dukehealth.org/heart
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Review of Barriers to Engaging Black and Minority Ethnic Groups in Physical Activity in the United K
The article looks at the lower physical activity levels in Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) groups as compared with general population in the United Kingdom (UK) could relate to barriers to engaging these groups in physical activity. Hence, the aim to conduct a review to examine UK primary studies reporting barriers to engaging BME groups in physical activity. Method: This is a narrative review of literature from 1970 to 2008. The search looked for English literature from five bibliographic datab
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3.1 History of the spectrum concept

Many individuals have autistic-like symptoms that do not meet the requisite number or profile of features for a diagnosis of classic autism. In Section 3 we will consider the background to the spectrum concept and some different interpretations of the variations that it includes. The section concludes by setting these ideas in a developmental context: different patterns of symptoms in infancy may result in qualitatively different outcomes for individuals later.

An intriguing fact in the
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Modernising education and training - Mobilising technology for learning
In recent years there have been amazing advances in consumer technology. The Mobile Learning Network (MoLeNET) initiative has enabled colleges and schools to harness some of this technology in order t...
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UW 360 - February 2011: Kristen Linton
Watch UW gymnast Kristen Linton's agile athletic performance as she begins her final season as a Husky. UW 360 profiles the fascinating people, programs and community connections that define the University of Washington. The show looks at a wide range of UW topics from solar energy, to heart tissue regeneration, to neighborhood farmer's markets - and much more. Samantha Rund The half-hour program is hosted by UW Alum Samantha Rund, who offers an insider's view on each story. With an abundance o
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Coexistence
John Bosco

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La place de la technique dans la relation médecin-parturiente (video)

Le développement de la technicité a profondément modifié la pratique médicale et lui a donné une autorité incontestable. Nous souhaitons interroger ici les processus de diffusion de techniques obstétricales et de leur appropriation par les acteurs. Les patientes vont par divers mécanismes « s’approprier » la technique pour la faire leur.

Les techniques qui entourent aujourd’hui la gestation, sont de plus en plus, sophistiquées et complexes, même en cas de grossesse
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Anestesia Veterinaria (2010)
La anestesiología es una de las ramas de la medicina veterinaria que ha presentado un mayor desarrollo en las últimas décadas debido a la complejidad de las técnicas que se aplican y a la introducción de sistemas eficaces de monitorización. Esta disciplina sirve de apoyo a la realización de técnicas quirúrgicas y diversos procedimientos como endoscopias, técnicas de diagnóstico por imagen, etc. Gran parte de su actual desarrollo se debe también, al creciente interés de la sociedad p
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Northeastern Men's Basketball vs. VCU - Shot Competition for Free Textbooks
Northeastern student Zach Sampson hits all his shots on the first try during last nights men's basketball to win free textbooks for a semester. He won the on-court contest by doing a layup, a free throw, a three-point shot and a half-court shot.
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Northeastern Men's Basketball Press Conference • vs. VCU • Feb. 2, 2011
Head coach Bill Coen and senior guard Chaisson Allen address the media at Matthews Arena after the Northeastern Huskies defeated VCU, 91-80, on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011. VCU was the top-ranked team in the Colonial Athletic Association before tonight's tip.
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Chaka Fattah Speech at the Coalition for Community Schools 2010 National Forum
Chaka Fatta is a member of the US House of Representatives. Parts of this speech are featured in a documentary called "The Sayre High School". Watch the documentary here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ph6_5rCptLY Filmed by Kurtis Sensenig, Producer Extended Interviews: Coalition for Community Schools Forum Speeches: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4QxLbHwqGU Chaka Fattah's full speech at the Forum: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9teMmMuChAw Jill Bazelon - extended interview: http://www.youtube
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Snowpocalypse 2011 from space!
NOAA/NASA's GOES 13 weather satellite images were put together to form this amazing animation of the ginormous snow storm that slammed the United States from January 31 - February 2, 2011. Wet air from the ocean and Gulf met with massively cold air from the north to create this monster.
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The Internet Super-User Textbook

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Masha du Toit, Anna Malczyk and Jean-Paul Van Belle