Land Of The Tiger - Sacred Waters, Part 5
This documentary, which is suitable for older elementary, middle school, and high school students, explores the wildlife of the Indian subcontinent living in close proximity to the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers. Run time 08:08.
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1.4 The Victoria and Albert Museum's 'Sacred Spaces' exhibition

Some of these issues of representation were addressed indirectly by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London in 2000, when an exhibition called ‘Sacred Spaces’ was mounted in conjunction with religious communities. The idea was to invite groups from different faith traditions to relate artefacts in the museum to their contemporary religious life. In practice, this had various unforeseen consequences.

The Jewish group photographed some of the objects in the museum, and then phot
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Rape: victim experience review
This site provides free access to the report by victims champion Sara Payne which was published in November 2009. The 28 page report contains a series of recommendations on how the British criminal justice system’s response to rape victims can be improved. Topics covered include: why victims choose not to report rape to the police and why they might withdraw from the prosecution before it reached court.
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"The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy"
israel lobby book coverA panel featuring John J. Mearsheimer of the University of Chicago and Stephen M. Walt of Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. "The Israel Lobby" was originally published in the London Review of Books in March 2006. It provoked both howls of outrage and cheers of gratitude for challenging what had
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"The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy" (video)
israel lobby book coverA panel featuring John J. Mearsheimer of the University of Chicago and Stephen M. Walt of Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. "The Israel Lobby" was originally published in the London Review of Books in March 2006. It provoked both howls of outrage and cheers of gratitude for challenging what had
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Spartan Sagas: Gary Ferenchick
Gary Ferenchick earned bachelor's and master's degrees from the College of Natural Science in 1979 and 1982, respectively, and an MD from the College of Human Medicine in 1984. Currently, he's chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine and associate professor of medicine at Michigan State. He says Spartan physicians are distinguished from others for their care and attention to each patient's story and values in developing a treatment plan. "This place is a friendly place, and I honestl
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Diretrizez Geom?tricas de Aux?lio ao Processo de Projeto de Edif?cios Residenciais [Geometrical Guid
This paper discusses the basic principles of a geometric method to aid the design process of residential buildings. It makes part of the initial phases of a research whose aim is to develop a computer system to aid the sketching and evaluation of floor plant design of multi-storied residential buildings. The fundamental idea of the research is the existence of some basic patterns of floor plants that reflect the designer?s mental models in this category of building. The models are regarding the
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Phobias vs Normal Fear
A phobia is a relatively common anxiety disorter, defined as any irrational fear of a thing, animal, person, activity or situation. This episode explores phobias and how they differ from normal fears. Run time 05:09.
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Protesting underwater
Activists stage protest in underwater museum in Mexico to warn about climate change. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
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5.3.1 Muscles
The extreme challenges of life in the polar regions require the animals who make their habitat there to make many adaptations. This unit explores the polar climate and how animals like reindeer, polar bears, penguins, sea life and even humans manage to survive there. It looks at the adaptations to physiological proceses, the environmental effects on diet, activity and fecundity, and contrasts the strategies of aquatic and land-based animals in surviving in this extreme habitat. This unit builds
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Professor Mary Teagarden Webinar: Intellectual Property Protection in China
Protecting know-how and intellectual property is a challenge in any market, but especially in hyper-dynamic markets such as China. This is even truer for companies in high-tech services who rely on knowledge to compete. Thunderbird Professors Mary Teagarden and Andreas Schotter, with the help of Joab Meyer '07 and more than 40 other alumni, investigated what companies do to win this intensely dynamic "war" to impede knowledge asset leaks and assure long-term performance.
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USC Campuses B-Roll 1 (2010)
Various video clips of buildings and life on the USC campuses, including Bovard Administration Building, a wide pan shot of the Health Sciences campus, students in caps and gowns at Commencement, students walking between classes, song leaders (cheerleaders), the Trojan Marching Band, a student-athlete swimming and baseball action.
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Quiches, Kugels and Couscous: My Search for Jewish Cooking in France
Joan Nathan discusses her latest book. Speaker Biography: Joan Nathan is the author of ten cookbooks, including the much-acclaimed Jewish Cooking in America. She is a regular contributor to The New York Times Food Arts Magazine and Tablet Magazine, among other publications.
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Volcanic Panic!
Students learn about the causes, composition and types of volcanoes. They begin with an overview of the Earth's interior and how volcanoes form. Once students know about how a volcano functions, they learn how engineers predict eruptions. In a class demonstration, students watch and measure a mock volcanic eruption and observe the phases of an eruption, seeing how a volcano gets its shape and provides us with clues to predict a blast.
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Engineers Speak for the Trees
Students begin by reading Dr. Seuss' The Lorax as an example of how over-development can cause long-lasting environmental destruction. Students discuss how to balance the needs of the environment with the needs of human industry. Student teams are asked to serve as natural resource engineers, city planning engineers and civil engineers with the task to replant the nearly destroyed forest and develop a sustainable community design that can co-exist with the re-established natural area.
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Getroffen door de bliksem!
At the end of this unit you can understand an informative text on a website about lightning safety.
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A/L/I Visiting Architect: Jennifer Guthrie
JENNIFER GUTHRIE, RLA, ASLA is a founding partner of GUSTAFSON GUTHRIE NICHOL. Ms. Guthrie is known for her collaborative approach to project development, working with complex client groups, public and private agencies, and project sites to develop innovative and award-winning landscapes in cities throughout North America and Asia. Jennifer's work strives to pair broad architectural vision with meticulous detail. She is equally passionate about unearthing lucid design concepts as she is about de
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The University of Memphis minute for the week of May 6, 2011.
The University of Memphis minute for the week of May 6, 2011.
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Respond to non-conformance of food safety controls
A Food Safety Program enables food establishments to ensure food production methods are safe, hygienic and that they comply with food regulations and legislation. The Food Safety Program systematically identifies the food safety hazards that may be reasonably expected to occur in your workplace. It identifies where and how each hazard can be controlled, describes how these controls are to be monitored, the corrective action required if control conditions are not met, and
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5.2 Frequency code
Hearing is a familiar and important human sense that is a topic naturally of interest to those who are curious about human biology. This unit will enable you to relate what you read to your own sensory experiences – and indeed many of the questions asked have exactly that function. This unit will be best understood by those with some biological understanding.
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