Optogenetics: A light switch for neurons
This animation illustrates optogenetics -- a radical new technology for controlling brain activity with light. Ed Boyden, the co-inventor of this technology, is a professor at the MIT Media Lab and at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research, where he continues to develop new technologies for controlling brain activity.

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Episode 5: Malaria Resurgent

Professor Graham Brown discusses the resurgence of malaria, and the role of the Nossal Institute of Global Health in the war on malaria and other global health problems.

Guest: Professor Graham Brown, Foundation Director of the Nossal Institute of Global Health

Topic: Malaria Resurgent


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Intramural Basketball at the College of Charleston
Are you ready to join the Wet Bandits, Grizzly Wintergreens, Charleston Hebrew Lightning, Fort Box, Alley Oops or one of the 40 other intramural basketball teams at the College of Charleston? Almost 500 students participated in one of the College's most popular sports last year. Come join us this year when the Fall season starts up again in mid-October. The Spring season starts in January. Find out more: http://campusrec.cofc.edu/intramural-sports/rec-sports/basketball.php
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World War II: Japan Bombs Pearl Harbor
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Knee Replacement (Spanish)
This patient education program reviews the anatomy of the knee, symptoms, and treatments, including the benefits and risks of knee replacement surgery, for damaged knee joints. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
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Berkleemusic Advisors: The Online Experience
Our online music courses are fun, flexible, and perfectly suited to fit into a busy lifestyle. You can study whatever you want, no matter where you are or what you're doing this summer. Learn more at http://bit.ly/mxij66.
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Lecture 4, June 9
Marketing - MKTG 25010 Lectures - Lecture 4, June 9 - Kent State University > COLLEGES > College of Business Administration > COLLEGE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION > Marketing > MKTG 25010 Lectures > Lecture 4, June 9
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Music Lyric Breakdown
Ryan D'Errico
Students will be able to breakdown the lyrics of a song.
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1.4.1 Try some yourself
Scientific calculators are a wonderful invention, but they're only as good as the people who use them. If you often get an unexpected – or ridiculous – result when you press the ‘enter’ button, this unit is for you. Learn how to do a calculation correctly and get the right answer every time.
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8.1 Introduction
Are you a technophobe? Bluetooth, Ethernet WiFi – are they terms that mean nothing to you? This unit will gently guide you to an understanding of how devices 'talk' to each other and what technologies and processes are involved. You will also look at wired and wireless communication technologies, introducing you to some of the key methods involved.
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Learn about Hinduism
This short video provides an overview of this religion. Moves very rapidly is mainly a narrator talking.
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Permission to Play: Game Changing Research
Are there now too many issues attached to the practice of play for it to be just plain fun? Nickelodeon executive Jane Gould describes a study on kids’ play that reveals real tensions within the family on the subject. Although parents feel confused and conflicted, and kids stifled and controlled, families are managing to find
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4.2 Formulating rules

Activity 4 should have shown you that the language used for making rules can sometimes make them difficult to understand. Given that we can only comply with a rule if we know what it means, this is a big problem! In this part of the unit we are going to look at the process of making rules in more detail – and you are going to have the opportunity to make a rule that can be understood and which is effective in achieving what it sets out to do.

It is worth restating that rules are made
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Newsmaker Highlight: Florence Eid, President, Arabia Monitor
Florence Eid, President, Arabia Monitor discusses the impact of Arab investment in North Africa.
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Lung Cancer - Dr. Stephen Swisher
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1.4.13 Defining a ‘good death’

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The Good Death?

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TRMM Biomass Burning: Water Droplet Size March 1, 1998
Water droplet size for precipitation over Borneo on March 1, 1998
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