LSE Literary Festival - Reading London
How do we attempt to understand the sprawling "modern Babylon" that is London, with its layers of social, political and cultural history? Can art, architecture and literature help us to 'read' this complex city?
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Europe as a Global Actor? A Conversation with Javier Solana
After ten years of serving as EU High Representative for CFSP, Javier Solana reflects on the achievements and challenges ahead for Europe as a global security actor with Professor Mary Kaldor. Javier Solana is a Senior Visiting Professor at the LSE Global Governance. He was formerly the Secretary General of the Council of the EU and EU High Representative for CSFP (October 1999 - December 2009). Prior to that, he was the Secretary General of NATO from 1995 – 1999. He is a former physics profes
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The Grid Shared Desktop for CSCL
The Grid Shared Desktop (GSD) is a collaborative environment that provides a multidimensional humans-to-machine-to-humans interface by the means of multiples cleverly intricated desktops. The GSD is a platform independent solution that benefits of the intrinsic advantages of the Grid technology such as scalability and security. In order to verify that our GSD solution meets CSCL requirements, we have conducted experiments in the context of the ELeGI project. As part of the project use cases, the
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Warning: Physics Envy May be Hazardous to Your Wealth
In this talk Andrew Lo addresses the problem of finding the right level of abstraction with which to think about economic phenomena. He compares economics to physics, with some surprising results.

For at least several decades economics theorists have assumed that the highest level of abstraction is the best. Lo argues

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Collaboration and Problem Solving in Distributed Collaborative Learning
Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis are utilised as resources for analysing distributed collaborative learning. Thematically we are interested in how a group of students manage their task, how they keep a joint focus, and how technology features in their activity. We present and analyse extracts of data from a group collaborating in a groupware system called TeamWave Workplace. We conclude that in collaborative problem solving the interpretation of the task and the problem solving process
Author(s): Arnseth Hans Christian,Ludvigsen Sten,Wasson Barba

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TALAT Lecture 2501: Fire Protection and Regulation
This lecture helps to understand the characteristics of fire, the conditions for its occurrence and development; it introduces definition and terms of fire resistance and protection. General engineering or physics background is assumed.
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First year student experience
This case study reports on enhancing the first year student experience by engaging students in the practise of business through provision of a coherent and relevant set of learning activities
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From texture to volume: an investigation in quasi-crystalline systems
The relation between texture, pattern and massing is a fundamental question in architecture. Classical architecture, as Leon Battista Alberti states in ?De re aedificatoria? (Book VI, Chapter 2), is developed through massing and structure first; texture is added afterwards to give the bold massing and structure beauty. Only the ornamentation adds pulcritudo to the raw structure and massing. Rather than starting with a volume and applying texture afterwards, the Digital Girih project started with
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Block's Building Blocks

Murray Rothbard, in his life, was known as Mr. Libertarian. We can make a solid case that the title now belongs to Walter Block, a student of Rothbard's w
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How Regular Verbs Are Pronounced in the Past Tense
This video shows how to pronounce regular verbs in the past tense in English. Examples of words are cook, stop, miss, rub, buzz, want, and need. (02:36)
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Global Studies Seminar Series | Professor Jim Falk
In a recent book Professors Joseph Camilleri and Jim Falk set out to investigate how the capacity of humans to shape their future - and in particular through the processes which collectively have become known as public governance - are, could, and perhaps even should evolve during this period of extraordinary transition which humans and their planet are experiencing. Inevitably such a goal could be only partially realised. In this seminar Jim Falk will describe some of the elements of this anal
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Hoe help ik anderen hun agressie beheersen : Wegwijs in educatief materiaal
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Deze brochure is gericht naar mensen die informatief en educatief materiaal zoeken om rond agressie aan de slag te gaan met kinderen.

De materialen zijn onderverdeeld in volgende thema's:

  • frustratie, boosheid en agressie bespreekbaar maken; …

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Cooking With Angus #99 | Traditional Scottish Dishes
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NEBOSH Oil And Gas Course

Video link (see supported sites below). Please use the original link, not the shortcut, e.g. www.youtube.com/watch?v=abcde

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The Artistic Journey of Northwest Asian-Americans (Mayumi Tsutakawa)
Join host Marcia Alvar in this 1995 talk with Mayumi Tsutakawa, writer and art curator, as they explore slides from the "And They Painted from Their Hearts" exhibition, a collection from Asian-American artists from 1960 to 1990. Tsutakawa discusses how World War II and subsequent Japanese-American internment affected Northwest Asian-American artists.
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2014 Lundquist College of Business Commencement
Monday, June 16, 2014.
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Interview de André DAHER
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Rdečeglavi lišček - Carduelis carduelis
Samec in samica imata podobno barvo perja, do 15 cm velika. Okrog kljuna je rdeč z belo liso za očmi in po vratu; po tilniku črn. Hrbet rdečkastorjav, peruti so temne s široko prečno rumeno progo; rep je črn. Razširjen je v Evropi in Aziji.,Male and female have similar feather color, up to 15 cm in size. Red around beak with white spot behind eyes and neck, black nape, red-brown back, dark wings with yellow stripe, black tail. Common in Europe and Asia.
Author(s): Jože Žnidarič

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Navadni pljučnik - Pulmonaria officinalis
Korenika tanka. Listi z ostro omejenimi svetlimi pegami; spodnji stebelni listi srčasti ali jajčasti, dlakavi. Raste v gozdovih, med grmovjem, na travnikih, nabrežjih od nižine do gorskega pasu. Družina: srhkolistovke - Boraginaceae.,Rhizome thin. Leaves with distinctive bright spots. Lower stalk leaves cordate, pilose. It grows in forests, bushes, meadows - from low altitude to mountainous zone. Familiy: Boraginaceae.
Author(s): Jože Žnidarič

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Jata barakud
Lokacija posnetka: Sharm el Sheikh, Egipt.,Location of a photo: Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
Author(s): Jernej Južna

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