Tackling Diabetes and Obesity in the UK's South Asian Communities
Recent research has highlighted the problems of growing rates of diabetes and obesity in the UK's South Asian communities. A number of factors, including diet, lifestyle and genetics, means that there is increased exposure to these conditions and the associated risk of heart disease, strokes and other problems. Researchers at the University of Warwick have been working closely with South Asian communities in Leamington Spa and Coventry to develop strategies for tackling the obesity time bomb. W
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Benjamin Franklin Biography
This four minute video is about Benjamin Franklin, the American founding father, scientist, inventor, activist, statesman, diplomat and author. It uses painting and a narrator to help tell his story. A good overview.
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Microsoft Access Tutorial : How to Create a Microsoft Access Query That Uses More Than 1 Field
 In Microsoft Access, creating a query that uses more than one field means running the query wizard and choosing more than one field from a given table. Title a query that returns information from a specific field in Microsoft Access
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Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine
The polio virus attacks certain types of nerve cells and for hundreds of years it killed and crippled - especially children. By 1952 Dr. Salk and his research team had developed a killed virus vaccine against polio. Learn how a nationwide mobilization led by Jonas Salk eradicated polio from American society in this short video clip. Run time 0:55.
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Art a GoGo Podcast #60 - Art News, Recommended Exhibits, and TV Series Work of Art: The Next Great A

Art news, reviews, and commentary with those nasty side effects.  Art a GoGo...it's "Art over easy!"

Please visit our artagogo.com/blog for full show notes and links to the topics we discuss during the podcast.

You can reach us via email at artagogo (@) gmail.com.


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How to Measure Circumference
The two minute video is about circumference. This video explains that one way to seperate circles is by their circumference, different size circles have differecnt size circumference. Circumference is the distance around a circle. The ratio of the circumference of a diameter is pi= c/d. The video moves slowly and students should be able to follow it after the terms have been explained and practice.
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7.06 Cell Biology (MIT)
This course deals with the biology of cells of higher organisms: The structure, function, and biosynthesis of cellular membranes and organelles; cell growth and oncogenic transformation; transport, receptors, and cell signaling; the cytoskeleton, the extracellular matrix, and cell movements; chromatin structure and RNA synthesis.
Author(s): Ploegh, Hidde,Orr-Weaver, Terry

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Lost Treasures of the Ancient world - East Indians 3/5
The amazing inventions and extraordinary ideas by East Indians that are still useful today, such as plastic surgery, the number system, wax, yoga, water clock, etc. Suitable for middle school and high school students.
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Writing the Equation of a Line
Instructor uses white board and marker to teach students how to write the equation of a line in slope-intercept form using a table of ordered pairs.
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ARMY WAR GAME SIMULATION (AWAS) system - Utilising architectural knowledge in virtual environments
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Author(s): Ahmad Rafi, M.E. and Mohd Fazidin, J.

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democracy it is! | Responsibilities of Citizens
Young activists show personal and communal responsibility in school and community settings. democracy it is! is a multimedia civics project. Through student re-enactments, student government and student responsibilities are explained.  is explained

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Le visite a mostre, musei, monumenti, percorsi urbani e paesaggistici sono incomparabili opportunità di crescita culturale ed umana e indispensabile complemento allo studio della storia dell’arte, avvalendosi del contatto prezioso e diretto con gli oggetti di studio. Il testo illustra agilmente come progettare e organizzare visite e percorsi didattici, con attenzione all’interazione di aspetti interdisciplinari, alla corretta fruizione dei libri di testo e dei siti internet, e alla delicata
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Recherches sur les bases moléculaires de la "sucrosité" des vins secs (video)

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Mabel Holmes' Diary, 1935-1939, part 2
Mabel Holmes, a longtime Topeka resident, kept a daily diary from January 1, 1935-December 31, 1939. During this time, storms resulting from the severe drought conditions blanketed the state in dust so thick that it could be pitch black in the middle of the day; Kansans were coping with an economic depression even worse than our current one; the threat of a second World War in Europe was looming. Against this backdrop, Mabel talks about the news, weather, shopping, outings with her sister, Elma
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Burma votes 2010 - Episode 3
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Learn French - Avoir Imparfait
Learn French - Avoir Imparfait. This short video has the imperfect forms of the avoir (the verb 'to have'). The instructor shows how to use the the imperfect avoir with I, you, he, she, they, etc. The words appear on the screen as the instructor speaks.
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Cold War: McCarthyism - part 3/5
1947 - 1953 Following Stalins domination of Eastern Europe and the loss of China, American democracy falls victim to anti-communist hysteria, but survives it. Eisenhower is elected President. In the Soviet Union, Stalin reinforces the climate of terror on which his rule is based. When he dies, in 1953, the Soviet people mourn the end of an era.
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What Are Different Aspects of Journalism?
Different aspects, or media, of journalism include print, broadcast media and Web journalism. Find out why so much of print media is gravitating towards the Internet with help from a journalismism professor. (02:30)
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