Lecture 5, Against Nature: Peter Paul Rubens's Hero and Leander
This painting is a showpiece of Rubens's youthful brilliance and ambition. To picture the climax of the story, he paints a fierce storm and invents a large supporting cast of sea nymphs. What did these famous lovers do wrong, and what did their fate say to the artist's audience?
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Chapter 21 - Candide by Voltaire
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Chapter 21: Candide and Martin, reasoning, draw near the Coast of France. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Ted Delorme.


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ÉMISSION 22

Les marais côtiers du Saint-Laurent (UQAR)

Une équipe de chercheurs de l’Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski de l’Université du Québec à Rimouski a choisi le marais salé de la Pointe aux Épinettes dans le parc national du Bic (Bas Saint-Laurent) comme site de référence pour leurs études.

Un prof, un livre : Martin Pâquet, professeur au Département d’histoire à l’Univ
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Émission 1 : La cinétique chimique

Une occasion de vous initier à la cinétique, l'étude de la vitesse des réactions chimiques. Certaines, comme les combustions, sont très rapides, voire explosives; d'autres, comme la décomposition dans le milieu naturel des matières plastiques, sont extrêmement lentes. La cinétique des réactions chimiques se retrouve partout : des cellules vivantes à l'aérospatiale.


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What does it mean to be a global museum in California in the 21st century? The USC International Museum Institute and the J. Paul Jetty Museum sponsored a seminar addressing this question as part of the Museum Matters series for museum professionals on March 23, 2011. Featured speakers include Roxana Velasquez, director of the San Diego Museum of Art; Selma Holo, Director of the USC Fisher Museum of Art and the USC International Museum Institute; and Jay Xu, director of the San Francisco Asian
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Oct.23 - European leaders meet in Brussels to discuss a Greek bailout and Europe's deepening sovereign debt crisis. Andrew Raven reports.
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The downgrading of US debt this summer didn't have huge economic consequences, but the psychological ones were truly devastating for the national elites who have run this country for nearly a century. For a state that regards itself as infallible, it was a huge blow that market forces delivered against the government, and it is only one of thousands that have cut against the power elite in
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Oct. 20 - A drop in weekly U.S. unemployment claims and a rebound in monthly regional business activity point to an economic recovery that is once again growing slowly, even though housing remains a problem. Conway G. Gittens reports.
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In The Mind's Eye, physician and author Oliver Sacks tells the stories of people who are able to navigate the world and communicate with others despite losing what many of us consider indispensable senses and abilities: the power of speech, the capacity to recognize faces, the sense of three-dimensional space, the ability to read, or the sense of sight. Dr. Sacks recently visited the American Museum of Natural History to discuss his book and how he too has struggled with several perceptual cond
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An Engineering Computation Primer.
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Emerging economies boost GE numbers
Oct. 21 - Summary of business headlines: General Electric hits Wall Street profit forecasts; McDonald's beats expectations; Verizon pulls ahead despite slower sales ahead of iPhone launch. Conway G. Gittens reports.
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Oct. 21 -In the UK, employers and recruitment agencies are experimenting with video as a way of expediting the search for potential employees. Matt Cowan reports.
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