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Differences between organic and conventional chicken.
The video shows the differences between an organic chicken farm and a conventional one. It also presents the health problems that conventional chicken have due to the farm conditions.
Space: So Close, So Far
This video explains the relative distances of things in space. It demonstrates how to build a scale model of the solar system to understand just how far the planets are from the Earth. (7:17)
Unintended Chemical Exposures (Interactive)
In this interactive slideshow produced for Teacher's Domain, learn why health officials are concerned about the safety of some of the chemicals contained in products we use and foods we consume every day. The slideshow features images of common items accompanied by descriptions of the type or class of chemical they contain: phthalates, PCBs, BPA, PBDEs, organochlorine pesticides, lead, or cadmium. The descriptions explain why scientists think these chemicals may be toxic, and detail their k
Class of 2012 Gift to Darden
With only a few weeks to go until graduation, the Darden School of Business Class of 2012 demonstrated its generosity by presenting its class gift to the Darden Annual Fund. The 2012 class surpassed last year's record pledge amount and achieved 99% participation.
Organic Farming in Texas, U.S.A.
Explore the ways in which some of Texas' farmers are using organic farming to grow their business and provide fresh choices to their customers.
29.05.2012 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainiere dein Hörverstehen mit den Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Dienstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. *** Bei seinem Besuch in Jerusalem hat Bundespräsident Joachim Gauck die Bereitschaft Deutschlands unterstrichen, für die Sicherheit und das Existenzrecht Israels einzutreten. Dies sei für die deutsche Politik bestimmend, sagte Gauck beim Empfang durch Israels Präsident Schimon Peres in Jerusalem. Gauck wies dabei auch auf das iranische Atomprogramm
Open Waste Management Journal
The Open Waste Management Journal is published by Bentham Open and provides free access to "original full length, short research articles (letters) and reviews on all areas of industrial waste management and waste technology research. Topics include industrial waste, residual waste, landfill, waste technology, waste conversion, solid waste management and policy". With one volume per year since early 2008, all articles are available to download as PDF files.
Chinese culture and Chinese Vocabulary Building:外祖父、表姐、外表
Chinese culture and Chinese Vocabulary Building:外祖父、表姐、外表.
Australia’s Forestry Industry Crisis: How it happened and what to do
Many plantation managed investment companies have collapsed. A pulp mill proposal struggles to find financiers. A stock exchange listed forestry company requests a share trading halt while it tries to sell forestry assets to repay debt. A major Australian company (with forestry a non-core activity) struggles to divest itself of forestry assets. The global financial crisis is a glib explanation for Australia's forestry crisis. Today's difficulties stem from the early 1990s when it became clear th
Chewing - it's not just for mammals (UCL)
The tuatara, an iconic New Zealand reptile, chews its food in a way unlike any other animal on the planet - challenging the widespread theory that complex chewing ability is restricted to warm-blooded animals. Dr Marc Jones (UCL Cell and Developmental Biology) with colleagues from the University of Hull have developed a sophisticated computer model to demonstrate how the tuatara is able to slice its food like a "steak knife". Their research, published in The Anatomical Record, was funded by the
Lower Intermediate Lesson #14 - Quality Control - 1
Learn Spanish with Spanishpod101.com! Here we go again! Now, you know when we have a term like “The pluperfect preterit” it has to be Kathy and Ana. I mean, who else would bring that to our audience? But, it apparently does exist and who better to explain it than our resident lower intermediate masters? Learn [...]
SPSS DEMONSTRATION CHAPTER 3
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Platon - La politica parte 15 de 16
Entre sus obras más importantes se cuentan: la República, en la cual elabora la filosofía política de un estado ideal; el Fedro, en el que desarrolla una compleja e influyente teoría psicológica; el Timeo, un influyente ensayo de cosmogonía, cosmología racional, física y escatología, influido por las matemáticas pitagóricas; y el Teeteto, el primer estudio conocido sobre filosofía de la ciencia. (14:57)
Improve Your Acrylic Painting
This 3:43 long video shows Terry Harrison demonstrating simple exercises for watercolor and oil painting techniques using acrylics. It is a useful video with good tips
Robert M. La Follette Supports Roosevelt's "Court-Packing" Proposal
In an effort to pass his New Deal legislation, President Franklin D. Roosevelt proposed adding extra Supreme Court justices sympathetic to his policies. In an address about the situation, Sen. Robert M. La Follette supports the plan. (1:22)
ISS Update - May 30, 2012
The International Space Station video update for May 30, 2012.
Fundamentos Metodológicos en Evaluación de Programas
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