Otis Visiting Designer: Jean Francois Porchez
Jean François Porchez is a French type designer. He was president of ATypI (Association Typographique Internationale), the leading organisation of type designers from 2004 to 2007. He is probably best known for releasing the new typefaces for Le Monde, the French evening newspaper in 1994. He has designed custom typefaces for customers such as Beyoncé Knowles, Costa Crocieres, France Télécom, Peugeot, RATP (Public Transport in Paris), and distributes his retail typefaces internationally via
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12.815 Atmospheric Radiation (MIT)
This is an introduction to the physics of atmospheric radiation and remote sensing including use of computer codes. Subjects covered include: radiative transfer equation including emission and scattering, spectroscopy, Mie theory, and numerical solutions. We examine the solution of inverse problems in remote sensing of atmospheric temperature and composition.
Author(s): McClatchey, Robert,Seager, Sara

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Changes in microstructure of a shape memory alloy (bi-crystal of austenitic CuAlNi )
Changes in microstructure of a shape memory alloy being heat treated and also mechanically deformed. A bi-crystal of austenitic CuAlNi is cooled, causing transformation to the martensitic (2H orthorhombic) phase. The process is reversed in the second half of the video, as the specimen is heated again. The rate at which transformation occurs is controlled by heat flow effects. (The shear process itself tends to take place very rapidly.) The martensitic phase is internally twinned. This is very cl
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21A.355J The Anthropology of Biology (MIT)
If the twentieth century was the century of physics, the twenty-first promises to be the century of biology. This subject examines the cultural, political, and economic dimensions of biology in the age of genomics, biotechnological enterprise, biodiversity conservation, pharmaceutical bioprospecting, and synthetic biology. Although we examine such social concerns as bioterrorism, genetic modification, and cloning, this is not a class in bioethics, but rather an anthropological inquiry into how t
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Formation médicale 2011 – D2 et D3 : un enseignement « appuyé » sur les TICE, expérience de 2

Titre : Formation médicale 2011 – D2 et D3 : un enseignement « appuyé » sur les TICE, expérience de 2 ans
Auteur (s) : Jacques ARIES (Poitiers), Dagmara Brodniewicz (Poitiers), Caroline Tartary (Poitiers)
Résumé : En 2009, du fait de grandes difficultés logistiques liées au nombre d’étudiants, d’une désaffection de l’enseignement présentiel et enfin d’un contrôle des connaissances qui avait éliminé la moitié de la promotion avant le D3, nous avons opté
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Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/colombia-cauca-gold-mining-conflict-government-resistance Afro-Colombians in La Toma's mining community are struggling to stay in control of the gold. As mining titles are being granted to Colombian and international mining outfits, miners are beginning to defy outsiders mining on their territories, yet with a price. The miners are in danger of death threats and assassinations for their resistance. Nadja Drost's report on mining in Colombia is par
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Marte es el cuarto planeta más cercano al Sol. Marte es aproximadamente la mitad que la Tierra. Su diámetro es de 6.794 kilómetros. El giro sobre sí mismo dura aproximadamente lo mismo que el de la Tierra, 24 horas y media. Y el giro alrededor del Sol dura 687 días. Con este video, estudiantes podrán conocer la estructura, tamaño, la atmósfera y el agua en Marte. (2:00)
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Hier vind je een aantal recepten, stap voor stap uitgelegd in klare taal, met telkens een foto erbij.

Het is materiaal waarmee kinderen redelijk zelfstandig in de keuken aan de slag te kunnen.

Je hebt de keuze uit deze …


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Dit is een powerpointpresentatie over religie in het oude Egypte.

Het behandelt de volgende inhouden:

oReligie algemeen
oDe goden
oDe priesters
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oDe …

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My neighbourhood, Finnish conversation questions.
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This is cartoon animation of the story of Romulus & Remus. According to the roman mythology, the founders of Rome were Romulus and Remus. The twin-brothers were the supposed sons of the god Mars and the priestess Rhea Silvia. (06:55)
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The Dow has hit its highest level in years, loan rates are at record lows and the U.S. economy appears to be gaining momentum. Even the housing market is starting to look inviting. But is this a real recovery -- or a false start like last year's? Wharton's Jeremy Siegel and Scott Richard think the economy is showing signs of a true rebound, and predict that stocks should do well in the next 12 months. But bonds, they warn, are in dangerous waters, and economic growth will be in jeopardy if oil p
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Chapter 11. Classic Literature VideoBook with synchronized text, interactive transcript, and closed captions in multiple languages. Audio courtesy of Librivox. Read by Tom Weiss.


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Beginner Lesson #111 - Weekend Barbeque?
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! Who’s up for a weekend barbeque, Japanese style? Chigusa-san asks Jun-san if he is, but he seems to be booked and declares kesseki. In the grammar point, we talk about expressing becoming something or some state by using the Japanese verb naru - today with i-adjectives. After listening, stop by JapanesePod101.com [...]
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Formation Médicale 2011 – La formation à la recherche, quand et pour qui ?

Titre : Formation Médicale 2011 – La formation à la recherche, quand et pour qui ?
Intervenant : Joël MENARD (Paris).
Résumé : Table ronde : une formation commune, des métiers multiples.
L’auteur n’a pas transmis de conflit d’intérêt concernant les données diffusées dans cette vidéo ou publiées dans la référence citée.
Conférence enregistrée lors des Etats Généraux de la Formation Médicale (EGFM) : Enjeux, Parcours, Evaluation. Table ronde
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Titre : Formation Médicale 2011 – Les enseignements d’histoire, philosophie et éthique à Paris Diderot.
Intervenants : Céline LEFEVE (Paris).
Résumé : Atelier : Place des sciences humaines dans la Formation Médicale.
Les enseignements d’histoire, philosophie et éthique à Paris Diderot : un exemple d’enseignements depuis la PACES jusqu’aux Masters.
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このビデオでは、IllustratorCS5のレイヤーについてご紹介します。カラータグやレイヤー名の変更方法についてご説明します。
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Counting On Hands
This is a great video for children to learn how to count on hands. The video incorporates video and audio learning!
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