Thinking Fast and Slow - Daniel Kahneman in conversation with Richard Layard [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Daniel Kahneman, Professor Lord Richard Layard | Two systems drive the way we think and make choices: System One is fast, intuitive, and emotional; System Two is slower, more deliberative, and more logical. Over many years, Daniel Kahneman has conducted groundbreaking research into this – in his own words – "machinery of the mind". Fast thinking has extraordinary capabilities, but also faults and biases. Intuitive impressions have a pervasive influence on our thoughts a
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In the footsteps of Marco Polo
The website "In the footsteps of Marco Polo" was produced by the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York), in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Museum in 2002-2003. An interactive map shows the route Marco Polo (1254-1323?) took, having departed Venice in 1271. Users can retrace the journey, which lasted twenty-four years and took the Venetian merchant to China, which he called Cathay, and to the Court of Khubilai Khan. Some places visited by Marco Polo are described in detail - taking in
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University of Surrey Learning Skills portal
The University of Surrey Skills Portal is a classified collection of quality materials designed to enable students to develop information literacy, research and study skills. It has been built using Openly licensed resources including several from Leeds Metropolitan University.
Author(s): Vivien Sieber,The University of Surrey

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Interfaces to Nerve and Brain
Greg Clark, Associate Professor, Director of the Neural Interfaces Track, Department of Bioengineering, University of Utah on Restoring Lost Sensory and Motor Function with Neuronal Prostheses: How to Talk to the Nervous System So It Will Listen, and How
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Susan Cooper: 2011 National Book Festival
Susan Cooper appears at the 2011 National Book Festival. Speaker Biography: Susan Cooper has been writing for over 30 years. In this time she has written numerous newspaper articles, books for children and adults, screenplays for TV and the cinema and a Broadway play. She is best known for her five-book series, "The Dark Is Rising," which includes the Newbery Award-winning "The Grey King." Cooper is also one of the writers of "The Exquisite Corpse Adventure," an original story written for the L
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End tax loopholes that benefit the wealthy: Sen. Coburn
Dec. 1 - Republican Senator Tom Coburn says extension of payroll tax cuts should be financed by cutting back tax loopholes to the wealthy, rather than by raising taxes.
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Chimie, physique et épidémiologie dans la pensée d’Adolphe Pacault - Allocution de Michel Paty

Acteur clé de la chimie physique française, le professeur Pacault, avait le goût de l'histoire et de la philosophie des sciences.

Membre du Comité national français d'histoire et de philosophie des sciences, Michel Paty revient sur cette activité et cette passion commune.


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The Public's Distrust

The good news is that Americans' distrust of government is at its highest level ever.

It's good news because it shows the public recognizes how poorly we're being governed. Not much good comes out of trusting people who shouldn't be trusted — not much good comes out of reelecting them, either.

Only 9 percent of Americans approve of the way Congress is handli
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The Rich Aren't Dispossessing the Rest

The Congressional Budget Office's just-published Trends in the Distribution of Household Income Between 1979 and 2007 found an increasing concentration of income over that period, ranging from 275 percent income growth for the top 1 percent of households and 65 percent growth for the rest of the top 20 percent down to 18 percent growth for the lowest 20 percent of household income
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Gedicht : Piratenboot
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Dit zelfgemaakt gedicht over een piratenboot is geïnspireerd op een oud gedichtje. Het leuke aan dit gedicht is dat de kinderen het actief kunnen uitbeelden a.d.h.v. de tips te vinden op het blad.


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De lente : Werkbundel
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Werkbundel over de lente met volgende onderwerpen:

  • Algemene info over de lente,
  • Dieren op de boerderij,
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  • De delen van een plant,
  • Lentebloemen

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Essential Science for Teachers: Physical Science
In-depth interviews with children that uncover their ideas about the topic at hand.,This segment shows the interviewer probing the student's ideas about what happens to matter when it dissolves. The probe is trying to elicit whether the student thinks the solute is gone or that it is there but can't be seen. The interview shows the student has the correct idea that the salt is there and provides an explanation to prove it even though it cannot be seen (tastes salty).
Author(s): Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

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Old Age and Cancer – the Focus of This Doctor
Old age is the main focus of a geriatrician, a doctor who is board certified in medicine and in geriatrics. Patients faced with old age and cancer have a lot to deal with, especially managing drug intake. Holly Holmes, M.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of General Internal Medicine and a certified geriatrician at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, states her main focus is to help the senior cancer patient remain as functional and independent as possible. Being old in yea
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[Keynote Address] Rethink Privacy: Old Challenges, New Direction
iDASH Privacy Workshop 2011 October 10-11, 2011 Presented by Cynthia Dwork, Microsoft
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Attack in Logar
Dec. 2 - Suicide bomber in Logar Province Afghanistan wounds three as violence continues amid NATO tenisons with Pakistan. Deborah Lutterbeck reports
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Syntax Untangler
Syntax Untangler is an online activity that asks the learner to visually mark up a short primary text in any language, in order to improve small-scale reading skills. Any instructor can easily create and publish their own Syntax Untangler content (go to the Instructor Tools link). Players get instant feedback about whether they found the right answer(s). Syntax Untangler is particularly designed for training language learners to recognize and parse linguistic features.
Author(s): Alan Ng

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The GOP national security debate in six minutes
Nov. 23 - The eight leading GOP candidates met at Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday night for a two-hour debate on national security and foreign policy. Here are some of the most significant exchanges of the night.
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