Mental health promotion strives to improve mental hea
Living With Biodiversity: Your Water Supply, Your Food, Your Energy Use and What You Buy
These four resource guides came out of a lecture series entitled: "Living with Biodiversity: What You Can Really Do for the Environment" held at the American Museum of Natural History in the fall of 1998. Sponsored by the Center for Biodiversity and Conservation, the programs addressed how our everyday decisions - from what we eat and drink to what we buy - affect biodiversity and provided practical tips for becoming a "green" consumer.
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Scientix – the community for science education in Europe – was created to facilitate regular dissemination and sharing of know-how and best practices in science education across the European Union.
Scientix is open for teachers, researchers, policy makers, parents and anyone interested in science education.
This month with the President - May 2011
McMaster is committed to expanding and broadening the many pathways students can take to enter university. In May, seventy Grade 7 students from Hamilton's Cathy Wever elementary school spent three days on campus learning that post secondary education could be an option for them. In this installment of This Month with the President Patrick Deane talks about why broadening these pathways is an important goal.
Read more about the students from Cathy Wever elementary school here: http://dailynews.
Down with the Dictator of Yemen
Governments and their intellectual front men believe that nothing unites a population like a war. Actually, that's not quite true. What happens is that during war, governments strike fear into their domestic opponents and silence them through intimidation. The appearance of unity is wholly illusory.
If you truly want to unite a population, here is a k
Researchers solve 'mammoth' evolutionary puzzle - Hendrik Poinar
A DNA-based study sheds new light on the complex evolutionary history of the woolly mammoth, suggesting it mated with a completely different and much larger species.
The research, which appears in the BioMed Central's open access journal Genome Biology, found the woolly mammoth, which lived in the cold climate of the Arctic tundra, interbred with the Columbian mammoth, which preferred the more temperate regions of North America and was some 25 per cent larger.
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Spijbelaanpak in de basisschool
Hoe start je als basisschool in een kansarme buurt concreet een integraal spijbelbeleid op? Een integraal beleid begint altijd met probleemdetectie en -analyse, het zet sterk in op preventie, organiseert waar …