Robert Taylor: Network Visionary
[Recorded May 13, 2010] Bob Taylor planned to be a Methodist minister like his father. Instead, he became an evangelist for an idea that changed the world: easy-to-use computers that talk to each other. "I was never interested in the computer as a mathematical device, but as a communication device," Taylor said. Taylor's interests -- and his genius for getting them funded -- helped develop computer networking, the personal computer, and many of the other technologies that drove the global comput
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Student experiences of enterprise education
This report outlines data collected from students across a broad range of subject areas across all Faculties of Leeds Met University. This data was generated in response to a questionnaire designed to obtain information on students experiences of enterprise education
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Amazing Ferrofluid
Ferrofluid is a magnetic liquid. It is composed of tiny nanoparticles of
magnetic material. It flows like a liquid and attracts to a magnet. A
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How to Make Videos that Mix Live Action with Video
Math teacher Matthew Weathers has created several online videos where he walks behind the screen and in front of the screen (See linked videos "April Fools: Math Class Shadow" and "2009 Halloween Math Class"). This video is a "how-to" video that describes the process for adding creativity into your classroom videos. Here's the equipment a that was used: a Panasonic miniDV camcorder, a Sony personal voice recorder, and some video editing software (Video Studio, Adobe After Effects, Motion, an
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Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, DIY Clinometer template
Make your own clinometer - template and instructions
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Sleeping On Board the International Space Station
Join astronauts on board the International Space Station, or ISS, to learn about living in space. Explore the inside of a Temporary Sleep Space, or TESS, and see the astronauts' sleeping bags. Learn how the astronauts do personal hygiene tasks like brushing their teeth or shaving. (05:59)
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Entretien sexologique avec un homme âgé (3 ans plus tard) (Vidéo)

Le film aborde le problème de la sexualité chez la personne âgée : sexualité et conditions de vie, orgasme/plaisir, érection, ménopause, maladies (cancers) et médicaments...

Il s'organise principalement autour d'une séance-type de consultation médecin-patient.

Cette consultation permet d'introduire les problèmes qui peuvent survenir chez la personne âgée et la difficulté d'aborder le sujet: comment inciter ...
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21F.404 German IV (MIT)
This course focuses on development of interpretive skills, using literary texts (B. Brecht, S. Zweig) and contemporary media texts (film, TV broadcasts, Web materials). The emphasis is on discussion and exploration of cultural topics in their current social, political, and historical context via hypermedia documentaries. It also covers further refinement of oral and written expression and expansion of communicative competence in practical everyday situations.
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Bergdahl deal comes at a price
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe June 2 - The freedom of Bowe Bergdahl and the deal it required have raised criticism for the Obama administration with some Republicans taking aim. Nathan Frandino reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More 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 topics including
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Dana Born discusses vulnerability and how it can be our strength
A lecturer in public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Born is a retired brigadier general with 30 years of service in the U.S. Air Force. From 2004--13, she served as dean of the faculty for the U.S. Air Force Academy and head of the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Leadership.
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Violinist-turned skier Vanessa Mae has win of her own in Sochi
Follow the Olympics in Sochi: http://smarturl.it/SochiOlympics Feb. 23 - Vanessa Mae celebrates her last place Giant Slalom finish, saying that it was the "longest, steepest slope" she's ever skied on. Gavino Garay reports. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe 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 topics including business, financial, national, and international
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Ukrainians gather in D.C. to honor those killed back home
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Ukrainians living in the U.S. gather in front of the White House to honor those killed during recent unrest in their home country. Nathan Frandino reports. More 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 topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 1
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"The Persistence of the 'Mythological' in Popular Hindi Cinema"
south asiaA talk by Philip Lutgendorf, Professor of Hindi and Modern Indian Studies, University of Iowa. From the South Asia Seminar.
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Virtual Maths, Shapes Space and Measure, Surface of semi cylinder
Interactive simulation demonstrating how to calculate the surface area of a cover for an astro turf pitch including the ends by using a semi (half) cylinder.
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8.2 Stakeholder traps

I've found it's not at all uncommon to discover I have a stake in a situation. Complex situations often spread their tentacles into all sorts of areas, so that the number of people touched by them can be very large. This increases the chances of an individual acquiring a stake, even an indirect or second hand one. The human capacity to empathise draws me into a situation so that I form pre-judgements about fairness, blame and so on without really trying. In many ways this is to be welcomed
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Using the WWW to Build Learning Communities in K-12 Settings - Part II: The Next Generation of Web S
In Part II, we will lay out a plan for an educational Web server that goes beyond what is currently available, providing a truly vital and useful resource for classroom learning. Finally, we will describe current plans for the CoVis Geosciences Web Server, an educational Web resource designed according to the plans outlined in this article.,web document
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2.S998 Marine Autonomy, Sensing and Communications (MIT)
This course covers basic topics in autonomous marine vehicles, focusing mainly on software and algorithms for autonomous decision making (autonomy) by underwater vehicles operating in the ocean environments, autonomously adapting to the environment for improved sensing performance. It will introduce students to underwater acoustic communication environment, as well as the various options for undersea navigation, both crucial to the operation of collaborative undersea networks for environmental s
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Bulletin of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Volume XX, Issue 3
CONTENTS: Archaeology Report No.1: Survey, Archaeology Report No.2: Ekron, Tel Miqne - Ekron: News Release, The Fall Public Lecture Series 1993: "The Nag Hammadi Codices and the New Testament," "These Stones Do Shout: The Archaeology of Ancient Churches in the Holy Land," "Judaism and Christianity in Graeco-Roman Alexandria," "Ekron of the Bible: The Rise and Fall of a Philistine City-State," and "An Evening in Israel", Archaeology Report No. 3: Sepphoris, The IQP Meets in Toronto
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The Down Low Talk Show - Exploring the Controversy over Laws Regulating "Sagging" Pants
In this lesson, students consider their own ideas about fashion and debate the controversy over sagging pants by participating in a simulated radio talk show. They conclude by designing personal fashion statement posters.
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