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Johnson Space Center 2014 Highlights
2014 was quite a year for NASA’s Johnson Space Center. Some highlights include: Support to four crews doing research on the International Space Station, the first Vine video was sent from space by Astronaut Reid Wiseman, the start of a new weekly web video look at what’s happening on the station called “Space to Ground,” a National Geographic special called “Live from Space” hosted from Mission Control, the “Rise of Independence” shuttle replica atop the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft
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Mars Rover
Describes the various steps that entailed the successful landing of the Mars rover on the surface of Mars along with photos of its landing site.
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UofA-TUBE: Turning Language Students into Film Makers
Nathan Mehr and Guillermo Martínez-Sotelo Take one creative climate, two grad students, a good idea and what do you get? The Department of Spanish and Portuguese Film Festival (DSPFF) is an annual undergraduate film competition, that invites students to explore film making in an academic setting as a creative medium for their language learning endeavors. With the increasing interest in amateur filmmaking and the affordability that the digital age brings to the industry, it is no small wonder t
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1.3 About this unit

This unit is for anyone studying in higher education, such as an Open University course, following a programme of studies leading to a qualification such as a diploma or a degree, or working more generally on their own career and professional development within, or external to, the workplace. You can use the unit at any stage during your learning career whenever you want to improve or update your skills. If you are returning to study, you may find it particularly helpful to use this unit at t
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Les parties du corps : Taalinitiatie Frans
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Domino, memory en twisterspel om de delen van het lichaam tijdens activerende en speelse werkvormen te leren kennen. 

Zie gebruik voor tips over hoe je dit aanpakt met je leerlingen.

 


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Video shows anti-terror squad in Tunis museum shoot-out
A video released by the Tunisian government shows a counter-terrorism squad storming the national museum and exchanging fire with militants who had attacked and killed 20 foreign visitors. Rough Cut (No reporter narration) Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More updates and breaking news: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across top
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2.9 Painterly techniques

A sensuous use of colour subverted the neoclassical aesthetic, in which moral and intellectual messages – or, at the very least, a concept of ‘noble form’ – were intended to dominate. In the case of Delacroix, this attention to the effects of colour is heightened by a concern with the textural qualities of paint. In order to produce a matt but bright surface, he applied thin layers of oil glaze to an initial lay-in of distemper (see ten-Doesschate Chu, 2001, p.102). It is thoug
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Learning outcomes

On completion of this unit, you will:

  • have developed an understanding of a context in which listening to the perspectives of children is important in developing inclusive education;

  • have gained an insight into the varying perspectives of children;

  • have reflected on how children's perspectives fit into your developing model of good practice and how they relate to your own perspectives.


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3.4 Converting units by using a formula

It is sometimes necessary to convert from one unit of measurement to another. You can use a formula in order to do this.

Example 11

Use the formula 1 pint = 0.5683 litres (to 4 s.f.) to calculate the number of litres in 8 pints (or 1 gallon). Give your answer to 3 significant figures.


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Cc pacc2

Critérios de Classificação da Prova de Avaliação de Conhecimentos e Capacidades, aplicada aos professores contratados, de 22 de julho de 2014

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Open for learning
This xerte on-line toolkits resource has been produced as part of the JISC funded BERLiN (Building Exchanges for Research and Learning in Nottingham) project run by The University of Nottingham from April 2009 - April 2010. The project aimed to publish and share the equivalent of 360 credits of Open Educational Resources (OERs), enhance and expand Nottingham's existing Open Educational Repository (U-Now) and foster OER use and reuse. This open educational resource aims to share knowledge gain
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6.2 Alerts

Online bookshops and some of the major search engines offer ‘Alerts’ services. These work by allowing you to set up a profile once you have registered on their site, and when there are items meeting your criteria you receive an email. The good thing about alerts is that you don’t have to do anything once you have set up your profile. The downside, particularly with alerts services from the search engines, is that given the extent to which internet traffic is on the increase whether new
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1.2 Whole numbers

Whole numbers arise from counting: for example the number of sheep in a field or the number of votes in an election.

Our everyday number system is the decimal system, where the position of a digit within the number determines whether it represents units, tens, hundreds, thousands etc.


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2.1 Definitions

‘The Enlightenment’ is used to refer:

  1. to a chronological period (roughly, the middle and late decades of the eighteenth century between around 1740 and 1780), often also called ‘The Age of Reason’; and

  2. to the unprecedented focus on a particular set of values, attitudes and beliefs shared by prominent writers, artists and thinkers of that period.

There were changes of emphasis depending on date: it is common to dis
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1.1 Introduction

In this reading I focus on a piece of data to introduce some of the main themes and issues in discourse research. The material I have chosen to examine has historical interest. It is a public text of some import for British society and yet it also has a curiously private and confessional aspect. I am going to look at extracts from Princess Diana's interview with Martin Bashir which was screened in 1995 on Panorama – a British news-documentary television programme.

What was stri
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3.1 Overview

In 1995, a large portion of central Edinburgh – the architecturally significant medieval and early Renaissance ‘Old Town’ and the Georgian ‘New Town’ – were included in the World Heritage List. Capital of Scotland since the fifteenth century, Edinburgh's unique character, a result of its particular combination of medieval fortress city and eighteenth-century neoclassical Georgian city, was given as the reason for its World Heritage status. The ‘Justification by State Party’ no
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5.8 Additional treatment

As a result of strict standards set by the EU Directive on the Quality of Drinking Water, it is now often necessary for drinking water to have further treatment to remove components such as nitrates and trace of organics.


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Glossary

Glossary itemDefinition
atomthe smallest amount of a chemical element that still retains the properties of that element.
biodiversitya contraction of ‘biological diversity’, in general it describes the variety of life on Earth and specifically the total sum of the genes, species, ha
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