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The Rise of NCD's in India
Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/asia-india-non-communicable-disease-infection-death-public-health-poverty-wealth-NCD Non communicable diseases (NCD's) cause 63 percent of all cases of death in the world. In India heart attacks, diabetes and cancer are increasing within the wealthy and the poor. Martina Merten reports for the Pulitzer Center. This report is part of the Pulitzer Center sponsored project: "Cause and Effects of the Increase of Non-communicable Diseases in India"
National Geographic presents the story of how one man In Ethiopia has spent a lifetime carving churches out of rock.
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The Small Intestine
This video shows the role the small intestine has in digestion. It explains that chemical digestion breaks food down into its simplest forms.
Digestive System Animation
The digestive system provides us with the energy we need, by helping us process the food we intake. This video examines the flow of food through our system.
U.S. Morning Call: Boeing Dreamliner hit by two more mishaps
Jan 11 - Boeing's 787 Dreamliner jet suffered a cracked cockpit window and an oil leak - the latest in a series of incidents for the aircraft.
Scientist Anya Salih on Corals and Fluorescence
Dr. Anya Salih, a scientist at the University of Western Sydney, studies coral fluorescence and how glow-in-the-dark proteins may help corals recover from bleaching. Some of these proteins are used as tools in biomedical research and may suggest directions for greener energy production. Dr. Salih photographed coral for artist Lynette Wallworth's installation CORAL: REKINDLING VENUS, which brings to light the beauty and the plight of coral communities. The installation is on view in a special m
Robert Malley on Gaza Robert Malley speaks with Hugh Eakin about the war in Gaza, its political implications for the region, and the steps the Obama administration might take towards achieving peace between Israelis and Palestinians.
Robert Malley speaks with Hugh Eakin about the war in Gaza, its political implications for the region, and the steps the Obama administration might take towards achieving peace between Israelis and Palestinians.
21A.225J Violence, Human Rights, and Justice (MIT)
This course examines the contemporary problem of political violence and the way that human rights have been conceived as a means to protect and promote freedom, peace and justice for citizens against the abuses of the state.
Lesson #6 - How to ask “Where is the Bathroom?” in Japanese
Learn Japanese travel phrases with SurvivalPhrases.com! A little Japanese can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling to Japan for business or pleasure, these phrases will help make your trip more pleasant and meaningful! Today, we’ll cover an extremely important phrase, “Where is the bathroom?” You could have serious bladder problems if you don’t memorize [...]
NCPACS: Engendering Peace and Conflict: The Role of Religion
Professor Barbara Einhorn, Department of Sociology, University of Sussex and William Evans Visiting Fellow talks about engendering peace and conflict and the role of religion. Held 18 May, 2010.
Quick Q Q methodology is a technique for modelling viewpoints, that was developed by William Stephenson (1902-1989). This animation, intended for a general audience, provides a short non-technical introduction to the methodology, outlining the different stages involved in conducting a Q study. The animation was funded by the UK Higher Education Academy (2012).
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket launches in Florida
More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe A 224-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket, carrying a THAICOM 6 telecommunications satellite, blasted off from SpaceX's Launch Complex 40 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national,
Modern War & Modern Law
Warfare has become a legal institution. Law organises and disciplines the military, defines the battle-space, privileges killing the enemy, and offers a common language to debate the legitimacy of waging war - down to the tactics of particular battle. At the same time, law is no longer a matter of firm distinctions - combatant and non-combatant, war and peace. It has become a flexible and strategic partner for both the military and for humanitarians seeking to restrain the violence of warfare. T
"The Tyranny of Oil: The World's Most Powerful Industry, and What We Must Do to Stop It" (video)
A talk by Antonia Juhasz, author, policy expert, and activist. Antonia Juhasz is an associate fellow with the Institute for Policy Studies, a fellow with Oil Change International, and a senior analyst for Foreign Policy In Focus. The author of The Bush Agenda: Invading the World, One Economy at a Time (2006), Juhasz has also written extensively on various aspec
German Elections: Did Merkel Win Too 'Well'?
The extent of her victory may cause her more problems during the next four years than she had in the last four.
#232: Going the distance: Lessons in staying motivated on long-term projects Transparency in the Obama Administration - A First-Year Assessment - Panel One: Freedom of Informati Search Your Film Archives: Customs
Lucy A. Dalglish, Executive Director, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press; Thomas J. Fitton, President, Judicial Watch; Richard L. Huff, Director, American Society of Access Professionals, and former Director, Office of Information and Privacy, Department of Justice; David Sobel, Senior Counsel and Director, FOIA Litigation for Accountable Government Project, Electronic Frontier Foundation; and Thomas M. Susman, Director of Governmental Affairs, American Bar Association (moderator)
Search Your Film Archives is a *free* online resource that allows you to explore Britain's film heritage, and where available, watch videos online. Start exploring: http://www.bfi.org.uk/reelhistory Find out more about how the UK's film archives are working together to deliver digital innovation: http://beta.bfi.org.uk/4e5f54f77aa8f
Transparency in the Obama Administration - A First-Year Assessment - Panel One: Freedom of Informati
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