Kids in Micro-g: Pondering the Pendulum
Astronaut Cady Coleman performs the Pondering the Pendulum experiment from Key Peninsula Middle School in Lakebay, Wash. This research examines the effects of microgravity on a pendulum and explores the scientific principles of pendulum motion and inertia.
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That sinking feeling
 Have British political parties become a joke? Recent controversies such as MP expenses, alleged email smear campaigns and the ongoing concern about the economy has led many to question the state of the political structures in Britain.

Professor Steven Fielding asseses the damage, and asks if, in the face of a stormy political future, British political parties are sunk?


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Text parts of James Gibbs' "Book on Architecture containing designs of buildings and ornaments"
Transcribed text parts of Gibbs, J. (1739 - Second ed.) A book of architecture containing designs of buildings and ornaments. London : printed for W. Innys [etc.], 1739, on the basis of its image-only version in http://www.e-rara.ch/zut/content/titleinfo/203786. With a concordance between the the plates and Gibbs' verbal description of them in the introduction.
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Ireland Bailout Will Raise Taxes, Cut Jobs
This two minute video shows the impact of the recession on the people of Ireland. It is a news story with interviews and insights that might be of use to students in economics classes to show cause and effect relationships.
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Ocean Acidification Symposium - The metal isotope toolbox: a case study in the Southern Ocean
The Ocean Acidification Symposium was presented by the Centre for Chemical and Physical Oceanography, in November of 2012. The day-long symposium featured brief presentations from a wide range of researchers, of which this is one: Dr Melanie Gault-Ringold explores the role of bioactive metals in the lives of southern Ocean phytoplankton. This talk looks at the role of cadmium and other metals, and how southern ocean phytoplankton differ form their northern cousins
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Effective Methods of Training Biology Laboratory Teaching Assistants
A presentation of methodologies for TA training - focusing on effective and often varied means of instruction, clear and concise methods of communication, and consistent and fair marking.
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11.943J Urban Transportation, Land Use, and the Environment (MIT)
This course is aimed at the aspiring planning practitioner, policy-maker, or industry decision-maker with an interest in urban transportation and environmental issues in Latin America. The course will focus on current transport-related themes confronting many cities in the region, including: rapid motorization and suburbanization and subsequent impacts on transportation infrastructure and quality of life; public sector management and improvement of privately-owned and operated transit systems; a
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Non-proliferation, disarmament and Australian security
In recent years Australia has taken a leading role in national, regional and international non-proliferation and disarmament, in particular through the Non-Proliferation Treaty review conference in May 2010 and the International Commission on Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (ICNND). This seminar addresses three key themes in the relationship between national security and non-proliferation: the state of international non-proliferation regimes, Australia’s non-proliferation commitm
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Jeff Immelt says look out for Russia!
General Electric's CEO, Jeff Immelt, tells Reuters' Chrystia Freeland why Russia will become a bigger economic player in the upcoming decade.
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Hillary Clinton says alleged assassination plot will isolate Iran
Oct. 11 - An alleged plot linked to the Iranian government to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States will further isolate Tehran, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tells a news conference in Montenegro, where she's been meeting with Montenegro Prime Minister Igor Luksic. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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GRCC Foundation event honoring Peter Wege.
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Pan around Landsat 7 data of the Larsen Ice Shelf area. Data is from August 8, 2000.
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De la lumière grâce au ciel (Vidéo)

L’eau pure et très peu conductrice : un circuit électrique dont deux conducteurs plongent dans un récipient d’eau ne permet pas le passage d’un courant et l’éclairage d’une lampe. En revanche, si on dissout du sel dans l’eau, la lampe s’éclaire rapidement.

http://phymain.unisciel.fr/de-la-lumiere-grace-au-sel/

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The Power of Theater
Diane Paulus Artistic Director, American Repertory Theater Professor of the Practice of Theater, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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Differences in STEM Baccalaureate Attainment by Ethnicity
Kimberly Koledoye, John R. Slate, Sheila Joyner
In this study, we examined the extent to which differences were present in the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) baccalaureate a

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2011 International Forum on R&D: Session 3 - Luo Weidong
This session will focus on the student experience in international R&D collaborations.
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Shifting paradigms
The film industry is moving from a Hollywood dominated culture to a peer-to-peer environment as more emerging countries structure global partnerships. Parminder Vir OBE, Executive Producer and Media Consultant, believes this shift requires a re-think, especially by the West, of market entry strategies which take into account different cultures and different rhythms.
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