Convective Cloud Systems
The transfer of energy between Earth's surface and the atmosphere causes all weather. Energy can be transferred through three main processes: convection, conduction, and radiation. This video adapted from the Atmospheric Radiation Program explains the differences between tropical convective cloud systems formed over land and those formed over oceans. (1:09)
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David Healy on Psychopharmacology
Psychiatrist David Healy with his lecture Gripped by a Python: How Pharmaceutical Companies Control the Medical Marketplace. The lecture was delivered at Bethune College in Toronto on February 27, 2003.
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2.2 Species showing torpor or deep hibernation

Among the birds, torpor occurs in a number of species in the orders Apodiformes (hummingbirds and swifts), Caprimulgiformes (nightjars, nighthawks, goatsuckers and poor wills) and Coliiformes (mousebirds). In all of the hummingbirds (family Trochilidae) studied to date, torpor, if it occurs, takes place on a daily (or more usually nightly) basis. They are able to re-warm themselves independently of T a and show an increased thermogenesis if T a falls below
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2012 Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient Profiles
Profiles of the 2012 Distinguished Teaching Award recipients. The Berkeley campus' most prestigious award for teaching, the Distinguished Teaching Award is intended to encourage and recognize individual excellence in teaching. Such teaching rises above good teaching: it incites intellectual curiosity in students, engages them thoroughly in the enterprise of learning, and has a life-long impact.
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Imperial Festival
This time we interviewed Harriet Martin discussing first Imperial Festival which will be held on 11 - 12 May 2012. This will include: - Academic Showcase - Non - Academic Showcase: Music Performance, Dance, etc. For further information please visit the site: www.imperial.ac.uk/festival  
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Stem Cell Therapies are no More Drugs Than Soufflés are Fast Food
Stemcell discoveries make great news stories, but their actual translation into routine clinical practice is still a major hurdle. Is it reasonable to expect the big pharmaceutical companies to manufacture these living therapies or is the paradigm shift from today’s drugs to ‘living cells as therapies’ overwhelming? Would McDonald’s ever put delicate soufflés on their fast-food menus? This lecture will use examples from current cell and tissue-engineered clinical therapies to illustrate
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Basic Rate Problem
Basic Rate Problem
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Sensory Exam: Anatomy: Level of Crossing (Localizing Lesions)
The level of crossing of the axons of the 2nd order neurons is immediate for the ST system and not until the medulla for the DCML system. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam
Author(s): Paul D. Larsen, MD,Suzanne S. Stensaas, PhD

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Expressing Grief
Lesson plan and a personal worksheet on the topic of expressing grief.
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Algebra
Think outside the box! Think of a number and check it against the computer! Substitute numbers for letters to begin learning about algebra!
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The week ahead: May 11th 2012


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BBC documentary history of computers part 5
9:58 The BBC broadcasted in 1991 the serie 'The dream machine'. In this part we see Dick Davis Senior V.P. Bank of America, Paul Ceruzzi Curator of Computing of Smithsonian Institution talks about development of transistors, we see Geoffrey Dummer who was the first person to conceptualise the integrated circuit, and Robert Noyce of Fairchild Semiconductor who produced the first manufacturable integrated circuit. Also shown is Gordon Moore co-founder of Intel.
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Bill Gates Biography - BBC Documentary 5 of 6
5:13 Bill Gates Biography - BBC Documentary 5 of 6. William Henry "Bill" Gates III Justice Dept. charges Microsoft and the stock dros.
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Brian Graff | 2012 Jack Breslin Distinguished Staff Award
Brian Graff | agronomy farm manager, Crop and Soil Sciences Agronomy Farm Research Center Brian Graff provides leadership for the day-to-day operations of the Crop and Soil Sciences Agronomy Farm Research Center. His responsibilities include coordinating work schedules, allocating resources, maintaining, upgrading and repairing physical facilities and equipment, and assisting in the timely completion of research for many of the university's research projects. Much of the success of the field r
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De presentatie vertelt over het belang van water in het menselijk leven. Het beschrijft de distributie van water op aarde, de eigenschappen ervan. Vinden we hier de regeling van de hydrologische cyclus.


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Geogebra : Merkwaardige rechten in een driehoek
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Stapsgewijze instructie om figuren te creëren in GeoGebra.

Opbouw van de instructie:

  • vier probleemstellingen vanuit de dagelijkse leefwereld;
  • vier werkwijzen, telkens ondersteund door een grafisch …

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