Inca, Part 3
Highlights of this segment include watching and listening to an archaeologist as she unwraps a mummy (!), skull deformation practiced by Incan predecessors, brain surgery, and introduction to the Nazca lines.
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SKAT : Sankt-Peterburgskii korpus agiograficheskikh tekstov
Sankt-Peterburgskii korpus agiograficheskikh tekstov [Saint Petersburg corpus of hagiographical texts] is a searchable database of medieval Slavic saints lives, constructed by the department of mathematical linguistics at the University of St Petersburg. It contains more than 50 manuscripts, with around 500,000 catalogued word usages. The word index may be searched in Old Slavic using an online keyboard, and results show the desired word (and lexical derivatives) in context. Unfortunately it is
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Video Tip of the Week: ScienceSeeker for science blogging
By: OpenHelix Learn how you can join the ScienceSeeker blog network to communicate about science, including special ways to highlight posts you've done on peer-reviewed publications. More details here: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=12676
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An optimization method of the facility location by genetic algorithm
In planning of community-facilities, it is important to decide the facility location to provide the effective service for residents. The behavior of residents using the facility and the evaluation methods of the location have been studied. But, finding the optimum location is very hard in actual planning because the volume of calculation depends on the number of feasible locating points of facilities. To conquer the difficulty of searching the optimum location, we propose an optimization method
Author(s): Aoke, Yoshitsugu and Muraoka, Naoto

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Michael King Memorial Lecture - 2009
Professor Tom Brooking, Department of History and Art History. Michael King Memorial Lecture, given October 14, 2009. Tall Tales: Richard John Seddon and the Building of "God's Own Country".
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Global Health Medical Device Compendium

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The Global Health Medical Device Compendium is an inventory of medical devices designed for use and/or implemented within resource-limited settings. The compendium is sortable by health topic (e.g., Malaria and HIV/AIDS), classification (i.e.,
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Baroque Dance: Gavotte from Atys
 Dancers Jennifer Fell and Catalina Fellay perform the gavotte from J.B. Lully's tragedie lyrique "Atys" (1676) as a duet.

La Belle Danse is a Toronto-based Baroque Dance Company (0:47)

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There and Back Again
Latinum's move across to libsyn was short lived. Future episodes will be uploaded here only.
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What is the predicate of a sentence?
Video discusses what a predicte is and where it can be found in the sentence.  Video discusses the subject of a sentence and then the predicate. 
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American Chopper vs The Metric System
This video demonstrates the need for subtracting fractions. This 2:31 long video is purely for humorous relief in a math class. Recommended that the students be given the same problems and see if the can solve them before these reality stars do.
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Microscopic Images from Inside the Human Body
This student-made project includes various images from the human body.  The video could be used with a lesson on microscopic organisms, cells, or with a lesson about the microscope itself.  Some of the images include: red blood cells, human hair, purkinje neurons, hair cells in the ear, blood vessels, taste buds, tooth plaque, blood clot, alveoli in the lung, villi in small intestine, egg, sperm, and embryo.  The slide show is set to upbeat music. (3:58)
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21L.476 Romantic Poetry (MIT)
This course examines readings of the major British Romantic poets (Blake, Wordsworth, Coleridge, Byron, Scott, Shelley, and Keats) and important fiction writers (Mary Shelley and Walter Scott). Attention is also given to literary and historical contexts.
Author(s): Jackson, Noel

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Modelización Matemática de Sistemas Dinámicos
Realizar una descripción matemática de sistemas continuos y discretos con especial énfasis en los sistemas lineales invariantes en el tiempo y que están descritos por ecuaciones diferenciales (E.D.O.) y ecuaciones en diferencias (E.D.) lineales. Introducir las transformadas y series de Fourier en tiempo continuo y discreto, como herramientas fundamentales para la modelización de los sistemas descritos.
Author(s): Manuel Calixto Molina

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Séminaire de chirurgie oncologique: Cancer du col utérin (diagnostic et traitement)

SEMINAIRE DE CHIRURGIE GYNECOLOGIQUE
Oncologie mammaire et pelvienne
DAKAR - du 6 juin au 10 juin 2011
Faculté de médecine de Pharmacie et d'Odontologie
Université Cheikh Anta Diop
Hôpital de Pikine
Sous l'Egide
Ministère français des Affaires Etrangères et Européennes
Fonds de Solidarité Prioritaire - Mortalité et Morbidité de la Mère et de l'Enfant (http://www.mere-enfant.org)
UNF3S Université Numérique des Sciences de la
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The Thistle and the Drone [Audio]
Speaker(s): Ambassador Akbar Ahmed | The United States declared war on terrorism in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. More than ten years later, the results are decidedly mixed. In The Thistle and the Drone, world-renowned author, diplomat, and scholar Akbar Ahmed, reveals a tremendously important yet largely unrecognized adverse effect of these campaigns: they actually have exacerbated the already-broken relationship between central governments and the tribal societies on their periphery. In the th
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21L.715 Media in Cultural Context: Popular Readerships (MIT)
What is the history of popular reading in the Western world? How does widespread access to print relate to distinctions between highbrow and lowbrow culture, between good taste and bad judgment, and between men and women readers? This course will introduce students to the broad history of popular reading and to controversies about taste and gender that have characterized its development. Our grounding in historical material will help make sense of our main focus: recent developments in the theor
Author(s): Brouillette, Sarah

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The Truth About Pride and Prejudice
Form in fiction is a specific and conscious decision, but your final decision may take several drafts and unsuccessful trials before you find that which suits the material best.
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Map Skills: The Use of Color

How are colors used on maps?  They use colors to show different countries, provinces, or states.  Colors are used to show different elevations on relief or physical maps, different vegetation, climate, or distribution of population.  Video gives examples of each type of map and explains how to use them.  Good video for beginning map readers.


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Giant Stars
View some of the biggest stars in the known universe in this narrated 3D animation. (01:26)
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