Harvard President visits Africa
Drew Faust is the first sitting Harvard University President to visit the continent of Africa. Faust traveled to Botswana and South Africa in support of University initiatives in both locations.
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ATV: a very special delivery
Early in 2008, an Ariane 5 rocket blasted off from Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana. The rocked carried the most sophisticated lorry ever built – the European Space Agency’s Automated Transfer Vehicle, the ATV. From its first flight, ATV will play a vital role in International Space Station (ISS) servicing. Every 12 months or so, the ATV will haul 7.5 tonnes of cargo to the ISS, 400 km above the Earth. The video - addressed mostly to the youngsters- tells the story of a very special del
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The Botany Of Desire: A Plant's Eye View Of The World
How botanist use new technology to help plants survive. A one minute video that, at best, provides some insights into that a botanist does.
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Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science: Session 2. Classifying Living Things
How can we make sense of the living world? During this session, a systematic approach to biological classification is introduced as a starting point for understanding the nature of the remarkable diversity of life on Earth.,This segment asks four questions about an organism that will be useful for classification: 1. Does it have more than one cell? 2. Do the cells contain a nucleus? 3. Is there a cell wall? 4. How does it obtain food?
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Essential Science for Teachers: Life Science: Session 2. Classifying Living Things
How can we make sense of the living world? During this session, a systematic approach to biological classification is introduced as a starting point for understanding the nature of the remarkable diversity of life on Earth.,This segment has students talking about the gas requirement of all living things. They have a notion about oxygen and carbon dioxide.
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Prof. Yuli Tamir, Minister of Education, Israel
The 6th International Conference on Holocaust Education Teaching the Shoah -- Fighting the Racism and Prejudice Opening Ceremony -- Monday, July 7, 2008 http://www1.yadvashem.org/yv/en/education/conference/2008/index.asp
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Chrystia Freeland and Felix Salmon: upheaval in the mid-east
Chrystia Freeland and Felix Salmon discuss the upcoming interview with World Bank President, Robert Zoellick.
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Musicians@Google: Eric Roberson
Two-time Grammy nominated singer/songwriter/producer Eric Roberson visits Google in New York for a special (and fun!) performance. You can follow him on Twitter: @iamericroberson. For the past fifteen years, Roberson, also known as "Erro" by adoring family, friends, and fans, has remained a prevalent force in today's music. Elements ranging from Soul, R&B, House, Hip-Hop and more can be detected throughout Roberson's original and contemporary sound. His music is personal, poetic, positive and
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5.2.2 Identify the outcomes you hope to achieve

An outcome is the result or consequence of a process. For example, you may want to integrate information resulting from CD-Rom and Internet searches into a report, and to do this you may need to improve your word-processing skills. In this case your report is an outcome, and using your IT skills is part of the process by which you achieve that outcome.

Try to express the outcomes you hope to achieve as clearly and accurately as possible, asking others for help and comments if necessary.
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5.1 Introduction to improving your skills in information technology

This key skill develops your information technology (IT) skills in your studies, work or other activities over a period of time. To tackle all of this key skill, you will need to plan your work over at least 3–4 months to give yourself enough time to practise and improve your skills, to seek feedback from others, to monitor your progress and evaluate your strategy and present outcomes.

Skills in information technology cover a broad range, from using software unitages to developing a c
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2.6 New media
BBC News 24, Sky News, CNN – we live in an era where news has become almost instantaneous. This unit will look at how news is gathered and the technology used for its dissemination. You will also be encouraged to examine how information might be manipulated by questioning its reliability.
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Increasing the Retention of Under-Represented Groups Part 2
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Virtual Cell
Virtual Cell is an online video game developed by the World-Wide Web Instructional Committee at North Dakota State University. The players take control of a tiny virtual submarine that explores plant and animal cells from the inside! Players learn about organelles, respiration, and photosynthesis. The game requires a fast Internet connection and a Java-enabled browser.
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Cheat Sheet to Mastering Japanese #6 - Speak Japanese Like a Pro When You Know Your Learning Profile
Between all the social networking websites and online memberships, you’re up to your ears in profiles. You probably can’t even keep them all straight but did you know there’s really only 1 profile you need to know? Ok, well that’s a bit of an exaggeration, but when it [...]
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Tisdagens Klartext handlar bland annat om att kriget i Elfenbenskusten nu verkar vara över. Vi berättar också om att politiker i riksdagen är missnöjda med att myndigheten Försäkringskassan stänger sina kontor ute i landet. Därför har de nu bett regeringen att rädda kontoren. Du får höra fler nyheter när du lyssnar på programmet.
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Learn with Pictures and Video S2 #13 - Powerful Spanish Learning Technique - Learning Through Opposi
This Spanish video lesson will give you even more Spanish opposites, so stop your ’searching!’ You can ‘find’ all the Spanish resources you need for opposites right here in this lesson! You’ll get get access to one of the most powerful tools for learning Spanish! This Spanish video series is a brand new way to learn [...]
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Stop motion filmpjes maken
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Tijdens deze les leren leerlingen hoe ze een stop motion filmpje kunnen maken. Naast de lesvoorbereiding vind je in deze bijdrage ook een handleiding waarin stap voor stap uitgelegd wordt wat de leerlingen moeten doen om hun filmpje te maken.


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4.4.2 Battery parameters
BBC News 24, Sky News, CNN – we live in an era where news has become almost instantaneous. This unit will look at how news is gathered and the technology used for its dissemination. You will also be encouraged to examine how information might be manipulated by questioning its reliability.
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