American Experience: Influenza 1918
Influenza 1918 is the story of the worst epidemic the United States has ever known. Before it was over, the flu would kill more than 600,000 Americans - more than all the combat deaths of this century combined. (52:53)
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Demystifying User Experience - General Assembly

My introduction to UX evening at General Assembly Sydney.

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Learn About The Vietnam War (An Overview)
Learn about The Vietnam War during this six-minute video clip. This clip is essentially a narrated slideshow. A map of the area is punctuated with the narrator's highlights and photos.
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4.607 Thinking About Architecture: In History and at Present (MIT)
This class will be constructed as a lecture-discussion, the purpose being to engage important theoretical issues while simultaneously studying their continuing historical significance. To enhance discussion, three debates will be held in class. Each student will be required to participate in one of these debates. Each student will also be required to write three short papers. Class participation is essential and will be factored into the final grade.The course will portray the history of theory
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Using Conjunctive Adverb : Therefore
An English teacher explains how to use the conjunctive adverb "therefore" in a few sentences.  The teacher shows examples sentences using therefore on a whiteboard.

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Primer: Lesson I - A cat and a rat.
Beginning Reading Lesson I - a cat and a rat. Letters a c d t r n, Beatrix Potter activity.
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The Homonym Song
A song created with many triple homonyms - groups of three words
that are spelled differently but sound basically the same. This song was written by a teacher when teaching a 6th-grade writing class.  During the song the lyrics of the song scroll across the screen.

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Classroom Vocabulary Homonyms
In this brief clip learn about homonyms.  Homonyms are two or more words that have the same sound and often the same spelling but differ in meaning.   Examples are shown of homonyms for students to learn the differences between these words. 

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How to Make Improvised Clothing
How to use vapor barriers in one's shoes and how important this is for safety.  This video is part of a survival series n how to survive in the wilderness.
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STS.036 Technology and Nature in American History (MIT)
This course considers how the visual and material world of "nature" has been reshaped by industrial practices, ideologies, and institutions, particularly in nineteenth- and twentieth-century America. Topics include land-use patterns; the changing shape of cities and farms; the redesign of water systems; the construction of roads, dams, bridges, irrigation systems; the creation of national parks; ideas about wilderness; and the role of nature in an industrial world. From small farms to suburbia,
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Morality and Modernity
Notre Dame OpenCourseware (OCW) offers free educational resources for the course "Morality and Modernity" in the Department of Philosophy. This course explores the nature of modern morality through an examination of the work of Alasdair MacIntyre and Charles Taylor. We will also read works by Immanuel Kant and Friedrich Nietzsche, two thinkers whose ideas have powerfully shaped the moral culture of the modern world.
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Studying Global Warming in Biosphere 2
In this What's Up in the Environment? video segment, an international team of scientists in Arizona's Biosphere 2 laboratory studies the impact of increased carbon dioxide emissions and how that might affect our future global environment.
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Devenir médecin aujourd'hui

Troisième et dernier volet de la collection « Les formes de la médecine contemporaine ».

La situation de la médecine contemporaine apparaît, à bien des égards, paradoxale. Elle occupe en effet une position éminente dans le monde contemporain et se voit amener à prendre en charge un nombre toujours plus grand de problèmes biologiques ou même sociaux. Mais les conditions et modes d'exercice de la médecine se sont, ces dernières années, profondément transformés
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La question d'internet - M. Castells, M. Alberganti

Premiers entretiens du jeu de paume

L’Université de tous les savoirs et Le Château de Versailles présentent
les Premiers entretiens du Jeu de Paume
La démocr@tie d’opinion
Du siècle des lumières à la démocratie des courts –circuits
Vendredi 18, samedi 19 et dimanche 20 juin 2010

La question d'Internet
La démocratie à l'heure de l'auto-communication de masse.
Manuel Castells, Professeur titulaire de
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History of Boston Transportation
1630-1990

Fred Salvucci ponders the role of contingency in history, and in the evolution of Boston and its transportation system. He starts from the time the glaciers pulled back from Boston, leaving a soggy near-island and a river for the first white settlers to contend with. “The reason the city is here because
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Bulbs & Batteries Side by Side
We are surrounded everyday by circuits that utilize "in parallel" and "in series" circuitry. Complicated circuits designed by engineers are made of many simpler parallel and series circuits. In this hands-on activity, students build parallel circuits, exploring how they function and their unique features.
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Positions, Activities and Organisations: strategy, from conception to implementation [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Luis Garicano | This is the first in a series of lectures to mark the establishment of LSE's Department of Management. Professor Garicano will discuss how recent advances in the economic analysis of the internal organisation of firms allow for a deeper study of the organisational consequences of positioning choices, and thus permit a more complete understanding of strategy implementation'.
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Justice and the Moral Limits of Markets [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor Michael J. Sandel | The financial crisis raises hard questions about justice, ethics, and the role of markets. In this lecture, Michael Sandel will examine the moral limits of markets, one of the themes of his new book, Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do?
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Studying Islam across times and place: how to compare? [Audio]
Speaker(s): Professor John Bowen | We discuss 'Studying Islam across times and place: how to compare?' and this time we subject 'Islam' to an analytical discussion. The anthropological approach advocated here focuses on processes by which Muslims refer back to an Islamic tradition, and employ those references to explain and change the social world. Current debates in Aceh (Indonesia) about how to understand sharî`a provide an initial case study; these debates are then shown to be quite similar
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Brussel en de Europese instellingen : Virtuele toer en interviews
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Lingonet heeft in opdracht van het Europese parlement multimediaal materiaal ontwikkeld waarmee leerlingen en studenten Brussel en de Europese instellingen beter leren kennen. Tegelijk oefenen ze hun Engels. Een lerarenhandleiding is gratis te …


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