Reluctant Reader
Interactive stories using multimedia [i.e. getting information, enjoying a story, the confidence and self-esteem etc..]
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The middle ages of science, early modern science, and the Age of Enlightenment
Benjamin Franklin was a great inventor and scientist. The scientific method was created by the Muslims. It continues to provide an invaluable foundation for scientists all over the world even today. The Age of Enlightenment is the term given to that era because of all of the scientific and philosophical discussions and advancements.
Author(s): Olivia Worland

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2.2 Your motivation
Frightened of the internet? This unit will help you make effective use of the internet, giving you the basic skills required for using web-based resources. Useful tricks and tips are provided as well as information on web browsers, the main features of a browser window, how to look at websites, using hyperlinks, searching for information on the internet, copying text, avoiding computer viruses, and using PDFs.
Author(s): The Open University

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Introduction
Frightened of the internet? This unit will help you make effective use of the internet, giving you the basic skills required for using web-based resources. Useful tricks and tips are provided as well as information on web browsers, the main features of a browser window, how to look at websites, using hyperlinks, searching for information on the internet, copying text, avoiding computer viruses, and using PDFs.
Author(s): The Open University

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Professor Philip Mitchell - A high risk longitudinal study of offspring of patients with bipolar
1st National Symposium on Translational Psychiatry Professor Philip Mitchell - A high risk longitudinal study of offspring of patients with bipolar disorder
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Fresh or Salty?
Between 70 and 75% of the Earth's surface is covered with water and there exists still more water in the atmosphere and underground in aquifers. In this lesson, students learn about water bodies on the planet Earth and their various uses and qualities. They will learn about several ways that engineers are working to maintain and conserve water sources. They will also think about their role in water conservation.
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"Teaching Teaching & Understanding Understanding" (3/3)
This is four minute segment of this award-winning short-film about teaching at university and higher-level educational institutions. It has many good points such as good teaching gets students to use higher level thinking skills. A good video for an inservice. Constructive Alignment is stressed.
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How to Calculate Median
This video will teach you, in under three minutes, how to calculate the median value of a series of data, both with even and odd numbers, and it will be easy for you to master. (02:49)
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Wildfire Growth around Yellowstone National Park in 1988 (WMS)
During the summer of 1988, wildfires burned about 1.4 million acres in and around Yellowstone National Park. Spurred by the driest summer in park history, the fires started in early July and lasted until early October. The worst day was August 20, when tremendous winds pushed the fires to burn over 150,000 acres. Although the scars from these fires are still visible in Landsat imagery from space over ten years later, the patchwork nature of the fire footprint left many unburned areas from which
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Episode 12: War Against the Cotton Bollworm

Assoc Prof Phil Batterham and Prof Derek Russell describe how genetics, proteomics, chemistry and field work join forces in the war against the cotton bollworm - a 5 billion dollar pest that is the scourge of farmers from Australia to Africa.

Guests:
Associate Professor Phil Batterham
Professor Derek Rus
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This is CS50
Creative vibe colors enormous CS 50 innovation fair
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Forensic flavour
This case study describes the current trend for crime scene investigation drama and news stories of personal tragedies involving incorrect or missing data have been harnessed to capture the attention and inspire learning and enterprise skills in students studying database compilation
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Positive surprise at Morgan Stanley
July 21 - Summary of business headlines: Morgan Stanley results outshine Goldman Sachs; Pepsi tempers outlook citing shaky U.S. consumer; Jobless claims data show job market stuck in neutral. Conway G. Gittens reports.
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Duke Medicine Profiles: Matthew Mathias, MD
Get to know Duke Medicine's primary care providers.
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Michele Kessler on The Darden MBA
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SPC Study Abroad - Australia Video Montage
http://www.youtube.com/user/StPetersburgCollege SPC Study Abroad - Australia Video Montage About St. Petersburg College: In 1927, St. Petersburg College (then known as St. Petersburg Junior College) became Florida's first private, non-profit, two-year school of higher learning located in downtown St. Petersburg. Full accreditation followed in 1931 and in 1948 SPC became a public college. In June 2001, SPJC officially became St. Petersburg College when Florida's governor signed legislation
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Ten Fastest Land Animals
This short video shows the fastest land animals and how fast they run. This would be a good project for science, math, or art class. (01:23)
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Orphan Works 9: Structure & Mechanics of Possible Extended Collective U.S. Licensing System
Panelists discussed specific details of an appropriate extended collective licensing system in the United States for mass digitization purposes. While some other countries have embraced extended collective licensing, the United States currently does not have the legal framework for such a system. It is unclear, however, how extended collective licensing could integrate with the current U.S. legal infrastructure to streamline the licensing process, or whether it could possibly upset existing and
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Virtual Maths - Basic Structures, bending moment uniformly distributed load
Interactive simulation demonstrating bending moment of uniformly distributed load
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