First Admitted Texas Tech Student for 2012 Receives Scholarship
Grapevine High School senior Kyle Wahl received a surprise visit from Texas Tech President Guy Bailey. Dr. Bailey came to Kyle's school to announce Kyle was the first person accepted into Tech's 2012 fall class. Along with that announcement came another surprise - Kyle received a $16,000 scholarship.
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Kristen's student book trailer
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An Introduction to Hydroponic Gardening
Watch this video to visit the Window Farms Project in New York City.  A student interviews a representative from the project and learns all about hydroponic gardening.  This method involves growing plants by providing all necessary nutrition to the plants through the water supply and allows more food to be grown in smaller areas.  This is beneficial in areas where space, soil, and water are in short supply.  ( 5:09)
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Obama must match word & deed to restore confidence: Suskind
Sept. 30 - "Confidence Men" author Ron Suskind says that polling data shows that the drop in President Barack Obama's approval rating coincides with the gap between his rhetoric and the accomplishment of deeds.
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Military plane reportedly shot down in Yemen
Sept. 28 - Yemeni tribesman say they shot down a military plane north of Sanaa as anti-government protesters call for president Saleh to face trial. Deborah Gembara reports.
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Dundee Elementary Reaches Star Status with CELI Help
Dundee Elementary School in Tunica county has won state awards before, but since teaming up with the UM Center for Excellence in Literacy Instruction the school has won national awards. Video by Mary Stanton.
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The Haqqani Network
Our Asia editor and Pakistan correspondent discuss the growing influence of the Haqqani network in Afghanistan and Pakistan
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Community Driven Development in Sierra Leone
Edward Miguel (UC Berkeley) and Katherine Casey (Stanford) discussed the challenges of community driven development in post-war settings. They presented results from their GoBifo study in Sierra Leone, an intensive program to promote democratic decision-making within villages, in which they found no impact on social norms (i.e. involvement of marginalized groups in community decision making). They also discussed their use of the pre-analysis plan and the importance of having a registry for socia
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Is Mr. Wolf Really a Bad Guy?
This lesson is intended to show children the importance of evaluating information as they read. The author's point of view is limited in that it only truly shows one side of the story. There is always another perspective. How the author views a subject colors everything that he or she writes about.
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Explore the Ocean in Google Earth 5.0
Take a plunge into the oceans of the world with Google Earth 5.0. In the new ocean layer, you can dive beneath the surface of the ocean, view exclusive content from top marine experts.
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Challenges in the Biology Front or How the Theory of Information Can Save Lives
Center for Science of Information http://soihub.org presents Challenges in the Biology Front or How the Theory of Information Can Save Lives Dr. Ruben Aguilar http://www.bio.purdue.edu/development_disease/directory.php?refID=184 Associate Professor, Assistant Head Department of Biological Sciences Relying on examples from my own and other labs, I will discuss the challenges that modern biology faces today. Extraordinary technological advances in the field of biology impose an overwhelming pace
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Elephant Zen Den
Step into the wild with gentle giants. Relax with elephants both young and old, and join the herd. (3:22)
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FACES: Business Administration
Del Mar College graduate and staffer in the College's Outreach and Enrollment Services Office Emily Gonzalez reflects on her time at DMC as a student and also offers details about the services provided by the Outreach and Enrollment team.
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Dog Bless You: National Disaster Search Dog Foundation
Disaster search dogs and their handlers save lives in times of crisis. Learn more about the foundation that takes the call to action.(5:42)
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EEMIS 2011: Intérêts et résultats des usages des technologies du traitement de l'information

Titre: Intérêts et résultats des usages des technologies du traitement de l'information pour l'épidémiologie et la prévention. Etude de cas sur la téléphonie mobile.

Conférence enregistrée lors de la "Sixième Ecole d' Eté Méditérranéenne d'Information En Santé" sur le thème "Systèmes d'Information : de l'hôpital au territoire, bilan et perspectives"
du 18 au 22 juillet 2011à Corte (Corse). Conférences organis
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Seasonal changes and desert habitat
Deserts are characterized by low humidity, little rainfall, and extreme temperatures. Distinct seasonal changes are visible in the desert by the amount and color of the vegetation.
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Another view of Daphnia's movements
Daphnia with beating heart, moving eye and antennae - note internal moving structures.
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Historia de España - parte 6 de 12
Por favor lea la descripción agregada por www.artehistoria.com.

A mediados del siglo XV, los distintos reinos peninsulares viven momentos y situaciones muy diferentes.

Castilla y Aragón salen muy fortalecidos del proceso reconquistador, especialmente el primero. Portugal ve en el Atlántico un ámbito propicio para su expansión, más de carácter económicoque militar, mientras que Granada y Navarra apenas pueden luch

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Kansas City History - Part 1 of 3
The city's initial growth in the 1850s is explained with interviews and images in this 3:17 video. The importance of the river and the first bridge are also explained. A good overview. Part of a series.
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It's Always More Fun to Share
Jack Johnson sings 'The Sharing Song' with the students of Sunset Beach Elementary School and tells the story behind the lyrics. (3:23)
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