Animal Minds
This panel discussion will provide historical and contemporary perspectives on animal cognition and will consider the challenges facing the study of animal minds. Nicola Clayton is professor of comparative cognition at the University of Cambridge, and Fellow of the Royal Society. Erica Fudge is professor of English studies in the School of Humanities at the University of Strathclyde. Gregory Radick is professor of history and philosophy of science at the University of Leeds.
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Record and report on sedimentation and clarification processes
This learning object contains resources and activities that focus on recording and reporting requirements for the sedimentation and clarification processes in a water treatment plant. The key areas are: record relevant information and report back. The task is to record and report on work completed in the sedimentation and clarification processes.
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Peep and the Big Wide World-Peep Feet

Tom the cat tries to convince the birds to move out of his sun by telling them that there is a beautiful flower they need to go see. He tells them that it is six steps past the ravine. They don't find it. How big is a step? Turns out it means one thing to a cat, another thing to a r
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Ash Erupts from Brimstone Vent: NW Rota 2009 Expedition
White billowing plume full of sulfur and ash erupts out of Brimstone vent. Credits: Bill Chadwick, OSU, 541-867-0179, bill.chadwick@oregonstate.edu All video copyright by Advanced Imaging and Visualization Lab, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (AIVL/WHOI). Video from the expedition is also available in HD format from AIVL/WHOI, but prior arrangement and licensing of the imagery from AIVL/WHOI is required for its use. Information about the videos: There are 8 edited video clips in DV form
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Lucy, la pionnière (audio)

A l’occasion du colloque « Les sciences dans les années 70 », Yves Coppens revient sur son activité de paléontologiste et sur les nombreuses campagnes de fouilles menées dès les années 1920 dans le cadre de la recherche sur les origines de l’homme. Il retrace en particulier les prémices et la découverte dans les années 70 de l’Australopithecus afarensis, la célèbre Lucy.

Très médiatisée lors de sa découverte car elle détenait le record du plus vieil hominid
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CNIPsy 2010 Marseille - Prévenir et prendre en charge les conduites addictives. (video)

CNIPsy 2010 Marseille : 7ème Congrès National des Internes en Psychiatrie (CNIPsy). Thème : «Mauvais genre»
Session : Dépendance - Drogue - Addictologie.

Titre : CNIPsy 2010 Marseille -Prévenir et prendre en charge les conduites addictives dans une société addictogène.

Résumé : En prenant le pouvoir sur leur prise en charge, les usagers de drogues ont transformé les approches des médecins : la réduction des risques et l’auto-support ont consacré
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Francophonie MAEE (video)

Francophonie et modernité sont liées. La réalisation d'un grand portail d'orthophonie aboutira en octobre 2008. Albert Benhamou présente les 6 portails constituant le grand portail. Un effort considérable est donc accompli pour 200 millions de locuteurs en France. Le portail des Lumières francophones répond aux besoins d'informations culturelles et gratuites , sera éditorialisé (musées, bibliothèques, institutions, radios, INA) accessible par le portable et diffusé dans le Sud. C
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The Consolations of Economics
For six years, Tim Harford has been answering readers' personal problems in the pages of The Financial Times, using the latest economic research to provide advice on dating, etiquette, parenting and even personal hygiene. In a light-hearted but thoughtful lecture, Tim explains what he has learned about whether economics really can bring us personal happiness. Tim Harford is a columnist for the Financial Times, presenter of Radio 4's More or Less, and author of The Undercover Economist and The Lo
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Deciding our Future in Copenhagen: will the world rise to the challenge of climate change?
Nick Stern is IG Patel Professor of Economics and Government at LSE and chairman of LSE's new Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. He also directs the Asia Research Centre and the India Observatory at LSE. He was Chief Economist of the World Bank (2000-2003), then Head of the UK Government Economic Service and led a Review of the Economics of Climate Change which was published in October 2006. In October 2007 he was appointed to the House of Lords as a non-party pol
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Lionel Robbins Memorial Lectures - Economic Growth, Human Welfare and Inequality
Lord Turner will deliver the 2010 Lionel Robbins Memorial Lecture Series, running for three consecutive evenings (11/12/13 October). The overall theme of the 3 lectures is Economics after the Crisis. Amid the financial crash there was much talk of a crisis of capitalism and the need for a revolution in economics. Two years on much work is in hand to reform global financial regulation, but it is not clear that the crisis will produce change as radical as initially supposed. Adair Turner will argu
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Europe in the new energy world order
The cold war era was characterised by a bipolarity based on ideologies and nuclear arms. The post cold war era will increasingly be defined by energy. Power and economic welfare will depend on a country's or region's access to the world's decreasing fossil fuels or the development of renewable energy. In this lecture, the Danish Minister of Climate and Energy focuses on Europe's chances to prosper in this new energy world order. Lykke Friis is the Danish Minister for Climate and Energy and Minis
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The Chilean Way to Development
Sebastián Piñera Echenique is President of the Republic of Chile, a position he has held since being sworn in on 11 March 2010. He graduated from the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile as a Commercial Engineer with a minor in Economics and also received a Masters and Doctorate degree from the University of Harvard in the United States.
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Towards an Indian Renaissance: Building Institutions of Excellence
India is at the vanguard of epoch-making economic and social transformation. A country of glorious heritage and enormous diversity, where a sixth of humanity lives, India is looking to leapfrog on the strength of its unique endowment - a burgeoning and an incredibly huge young population. This demographic dividend, this soft power will drive the nation's trail-blazing journey to global leadership. The national aspiration is high and the key to leveraging this opportunity hinges on its capacity t
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'GlyphSea': A New Way to Visualize Vector Data
Researchers at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) and other organizations within the University of California, San Diego, have developed a novel way to encode and display vector data that clearly shows magnitude and direction. This new visualization technique may help seismologists to accurately analyze ground movements for an earthquake, measure magnetic turbulence in deep space, or allow medical researchers to study areas such as blood flow and nutrient absorption.
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ANALGESIE EN SALLE DE NAISSANCE

"Dans la douleur, tu enfanteras" a longtemps été le précepte religieux. Au fil des siècles, la société a évolué vers un accouchement sans douleur. La péridurale a permis d'améliorer son vécu en France avec un pourcentage de péridurale supérieur à 60%. Malgré la modernisation de prise en charge de la douleur, les patientes restent inquiètes devant la réalisation de la péridurale. L'information lors de la consultation d'anesthésie est capitale afin de mieux prép
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FORMATIC - Paris 2011 : SIMADVF, former les professionnels du service à la personne. (audio)

FORMATIC - Paris 2011 : Sim ADVF, un «serious game» pour former les professionnels du service à la personne à la prévention et à la réaction en situation de danger pour les enfants.

Conférence enregistrée lors du congrès international FORMATIC PARIS 2011. Atelier TIC et pratiques innovantes au service de la formation des professionnels de la santé.

Auteur : LEMAITRE Cédric, MICHEL Georges, GUENOUN Karim.

Réalisation, production : Canalu UN/3S, CERIM
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FORMATIC – Paris 2011 – Ouverture du colloque Jérôme CLEMENT, Pierre ESPINOZA (audio)

FORMATIC – Paris 2011 – Ouverture du colloque Jérôme CLEMENT, Pierre ESPINOZA

Conférence enregistrée lors du congrès international FORMATIC PARIS 2011. Ouverture du colloque : Jérôme CLEMENT Président de l'Association FORMATIC SantéPierre ESPINOZA (praticien hospitalier télémédecine Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou – Paris),
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The Evolution of Financial Technology
An unmistakable glow of nostalgia rises from this reunion of “five of the founding fathers of modern finance,” in the words of Andrew Lo. The speakers reminisce about their start in economics, and their professional lives at MIT, a decades-long era of intense collaboration and creativity that both transformed the academic field and th
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Finance in Action
Stewart Myers introduces the panelists as distinguished academics and practitioners who share not only their status as MIT alums, but also their innovative application of finance theory to entrepreneurship. “They were in the middle of the action,” says Myers.

Douglas Breeden “grew up in the chicken business” so

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Banking Crisis Hits America
Following the Wall Street Crash of 1929, thousands of banks collapsed
when depositors demanded their money back, money the speculating banks no longer have is the subject of this 2:50 video. The lacks of confidence by depositors created a "run on the bank" and a financial crisis developed. This resulted in legislation to make sure this did not happen again due to an insurance program that the president, Franklin Roosevelt, passed into law. Let this video run and another one starts that hel

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