"Whitman and the Moth" by Clive James (poetry reading)
Van Wyck Brooks was a literary historian. His major work was a series he called "Makers and Finders" which charted the literature of the 19th century that shaped American culture. It might have been called "Movers and Shakers" if Arthur O'Shaughnessy hadn't already used that neat turn of phrase. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Van_Wyck_Brooks His book "The times of Melville and Whitman" is available from Amazon. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Times-Melville-Whitman-Wyck-Brooks/dp/1419156306 (By strange
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Interrogations autour de la transmission des connaissances (video)

Enseigner est un métier qui s’apprend et qui recouvre une quantité d’interactions que nous sommes capables de décrire et de mettre en relation, grâce à des modèles qui donnent une vision assez claire des étapes par lesquelles nous devons obligatoirement passer et qui reposent la question de l’adéquation continuelle des connaissances transmises par rapport au milieu auxquelles elles sont destinées.

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Anatomy of a Project: Give Me Shelter
Juniors at Casco Bay High School, in Portland, Maine, explore homelessness by working in teams to make audio slide-show portraits in a semester-long project. This five minute video provides an overview of the project, its goals, and how it was done.
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Image and Shape: Two Distinct Approaches
This paper is the result of two researches done at the district of Campeche, Florian?polis, by the Grupo PET/ARQ/UFSC/CAPES. Different aspects and conceptual approaches were used to study the spatial attributes of this district located in the Southern part of Santa Catarina Island. The readings and analysis of two researches were based on graphic pistures builded with the use of Corel 7.0 e AutoCadR14. The first research ? "Urban Development in the Island of Santa Catarina: Public Space Study"-
Author(s): Angelo, C.V., Bueno, A.P., Ludvig, C., Reis, A.F.

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4.131 Architectural Design, Level II: Material Essence: The Glass House (MIT)
The theme that unites the Level II studios in the fall semester is a focus upon the 'making of architecture and built form' as a tectonic, technical and materially driven endeavor. It is a design investigation that is rooted in a larger culture of materiality and the associated phenomena, but a study of the language and production of built form as an integrated response to the conceptual proposition of the project. The studio will look to works of architecture where the material tectonic and its
Author(s): Scott, Andrew

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Estudo sobre o cognitivismo e o hipertexto, e a disponibiliza??o de material did?tico na internet [A
Internet has made the use of computer based teaching tools more popular then ever. Little attention has been paid to methods for providing schoolbooks in hypertext environment, though. The objective of this research was to develop propositions of methods and tools specifically for presenting textbook in interactive digital environments, paying attention to the characteristics and demands of contemporary youth and the characteristics and potentialities of hypertext systems, specially its associat
Author(s): Alexandre Cantini Rezende

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Harpo performs - A night in Casablanca
Harpo Marx playing his harp in A Night in Casablanca (1946). Beautiful close ups of the strings, and it picks up tempo in the last minute. (3:04)
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Copying A Sheetin into a Workbook
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Nature and the Built Environment
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Nature and the Built Environment" in the School of Architecture. This course explores the evolutionary roots of form and order in the built environment. While grounded in scientific evidence, a broad perspective of humanism is emphasized throughout, with discussions of how ideas, beliefs, experience, ideals, and human nature animate individuals and societies and thereby give form to the things they make. Re
Author(s): Norman Crowe

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Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, DIY Clinometer template
Make your own clinometer - template and instructions
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

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A Multi-Purpose Multi-Stop Model Describing Consumers' Choices of Shopping Centres
Recently, a number of interesting extensions to traditional decompositional and discrete choice models has been introduced that allow one to combine parameters estimated in different phases ofcomplex choice processes. These extensions offer new possibilities to model combinations of choices consumers make if they select shopping centres to visit. This paper will introduce a modelling approach that describes consumer choices of shopping centres involving multiple shopping functions (multi purpose
Author(s): Arentze, T., Borgers, A., Dellaert, B. and Timmerm

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Nuclear Warfare
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free online educational resources for the course "Nuclear Warfare" in the Department of Physics. The course will start with the history and emergence of weapons of mass destruction technologies as a consequence of World War I and World War II, culminating in the development and use of the nuclear bomb. The effects of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) will be discussed in terms of the atmospheric, biological, and medical effects to
Author(s): Grant Mathews

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Berlusconi probe girl now club star
Eighteen-year-old 'Ruby', the focus of an investigation into Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, is the guest of honour at a Rimini nightclub.
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Andries Odendaal

Dr. Andries Odendaal is a Distinguished Fellow at USIP. He has extensive experience working for peace at a local level in South Africa and in Kenya. He will draw on this experience during his lecture. The title of the speech is, “Local Peace Forums

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Facts About the Earth's Moon
This animated video provides facts about the moon, Earth's only satellite.  Facts included are that the moon is the brightest object in the solar system after the sun and is the only celestial body in which humans have landed.  ( 1:02)
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Test kontrollib 9. klassis kunstiõpetuses omandatud teadmisi. Wordi dokument.
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Bach - Flute Choir BWV 142
BWV 142 for Flute Choir.  Piece is performed on Flute, Alto Flute, and Bass Flute. Used as a listening example for online assignment on the timbre of the different instruments of the orchestra
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Some low wage workers get pay hike
Jan. 3 - Eight states are hiking their minimum wage requirements heading into 2012. It's a hardship for some businesses but a gift for many while the U.S. continues to face a tough jobs environment. Jeanne Yurman reports.
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Een instructieve les met stapsgewijze informatie voor gebruikers van de OV chipkaart. Aan de orde komen: wegwerpkaarten, persoonlijke kaart en anonieme kaart. Uiteraard is er ook aandacht voor de studenten OV chipkaart.

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