Tom Wujec: Build a Tower, Build a Team
Tom Wujec from Autodesk presents some surprisingly deep research into the "marshmallow problem" -- a simple team-building exercise that involves dry spaghetti, one yard of tape and a marshmallow. Who can build the tallest tower with these ingredients? And why does a surprising group always beat the average?
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Tangent Segments to a Circle
This video describes how a tangent intersects a circle in exactly one point. When two segments are drawn tangent to a circle from the same point outside the circle, the segments are congruent. The extension problem of this topic is a belt and gear problem which asks for the length of belt required to fit around two gears. Topics related to circle radii include inscribed circles and radii to tangents. (0:50)
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Discovery Performs Terminal Initiation Burn
The terminal initiation burn, a left Orbital Maneuvering System engine firing that gave Discovery one last big push toward the space station, took place Feb. 26, 2011 at 10:33 a.m. The burn lasted 11 seconds.
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Sesame Street-"I Don't Want to Live on the Moon"
In this classic 1978 Sesame Street Video, Ernie sings about the moon, the sea, and the jungle. He sings about all the good things that are there but doesn't want to live there. This is a fun resource for young students and can open the door to good classroom discussions. 
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GoNU.TV Game Recap - Women's Basketball vs. Drexel - February 24, 2011
Mia Mayberry scored a career-high 16 points, but Northeastern was unable to take down Drexel as the Dragons earned a 61-53 victory Thursday night at Solomon Court.
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Grease Vocal Rehearsal With Accompaniment
Voice rehearsal for upcoming SUNY Oswego production of "Grease."
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Doing business in New York
New York is a vibrant city, teeming with people at all hours. Enjoy the restaurants and the sights, but be wary of its brutal winters
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Credit concentration delays recovery: CEO Richard Hendrix
Mar 2 - FBR Capital Markets CEO Richard Hendrix explains how credit concentration in the U.S. is delaying economic recovery and making U.S. capital markets less competitive.
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NYIT-Bahrain Students Premiere Gilgamesh Pearl Film
Gilgamesh Pearl, a film produced by students at NYIT's Bahrain campus, premieres the weekend of March 3, 2011. This report on the film is by LI News Tonight, a nightly television newscast produced on NYIT's Old Westbury campus. New York Institute of Technology.
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Kite Properties
This video describes the properties of a kite. Knowing the properties of a kite will help when solving problems with missing sides and angles. Kite properties include (1) two pairs of consecutive, congruent sides, (2) congruent non-vertex angles and (3) perpendicular diagonals. Other important polygon properties to be familiar with include trapezoid properties, parallelogram properties, rhombus properties, and rectangle and square properties. (1:59)
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The Transformative Power of Shakespeare
University of Notre Dame Composition Professor Nicole MacLaughlin recognized how the transformative power of teaching and performing the words of William Shakespeare could impact her first-year writing students. As members of one of Notre Dame's 70 community-based learning courses, MacLaughlin's first-year composition students are paired with participants in the University's Robinson Community Learning Center Shakespeare Program, who range from 8 to18 years old.
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Diagnosing Problems - Raw Materials
The raw materials which make up the Diagnosing Problems learning activity which introduces the concept of problem diagnosis and offers techniques and tools to find problem causes.
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Unit Circle Coordinates
This video explains how the unit circle has a radius of one and is centered at the origin of the coordinate plane. It is a concept that frequently occurs in many of the math subjects, especially those where Trigonometry is used. Questions asking about unit circle coordinates often give an unknown coordinate and require us to use the properties of a unit circle to calculate these coordinates. (2:34)
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FNESI 2010 – Paris : L’évolution professionnelle de la qualification à la compétence (audio)

L’évolution professionnelle de la qualification à la compétence.

L’évolution de la démographie de la population générale est ciblée sur l'augmentation démographique de la population âgée ainsi que sur l'augmentation de l’espérance de vie. Cette évolution implique la volonté de rester en bonne santé plus longtemps.

Malheureusement, avec cette prolongation de vie, les polypathologies et les pathologies chroniques se développent de plus en plus.


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The Arts and Humanities. Professor Simon Szreter
On 25 February 2011, a group of eminent researchers who work in arts and humanities disciplines in universities around the UK gathered in Cambridge for a conference called "The Arts and Humanities: Endangered Species?" In light of the present funding reforms to Higher Education, each was asked to give a seven minute talk about why the arts and humanities matter and what cultural and social benefits these subjects bring. Some stressed their contribution to self-knowledge and the ability and freed
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Portrait of Robert Owen
Robert Owen, a Welsh industrialist, socialist, and philanthropist purchased Harmonie, Indiana, in 1825 from the Rappites. He renamed the town New Harmony and with William Maclure, a Scottish philanthropist, asssembled a group of renowed teachers and scientists there. In 1827 Owen dissolved the community and returned to Scotland.,Posey County Journey
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Controlling Access to Panopto Recordings
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