Computational biology of cancer
By: nsf Endometrial cancer affects 48,000 women per year in the United States. For patients with tumors greater than two centimeters in diameter, the effected organ(s) and lymph nodes may be surgically removed. Yet post-surgery analysis shows that only 22 percent of patients had metastasis, meaning 78 percent of these surgeries may have been unnecessary. How can doctors predict which patients need surgery? Mathukumalli Vidyasagar discusses how new computational algorithms from National Science
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Histology Module 6: Nervous Tissue
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By the end of this section, you will be able to: Identify the classes of cells that make up nervous tissue Discuss how nervous tissue mediates perception and […]

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Gene Cloning
In this interactive activity adapted from the University of Nebraska's Library of Crop Technologies, learn how genes are cloned, or copied from one organism to another, using a multistep process that involves restriction enzymes and plasmids. The activity shows one bacterial cell "transforming" others with the addition of its DNA. The process naturally confers antibiotic resistance to the transformed bacteria, which in turn helps scientists isolate transformed bacteria from those that have not b
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The Death of Privatised Keynesianism
Professor Colin Crouch explains how a model of privatised Keynesianism has lead to financial meltdown and considers what changes are needed to resolve weaknesses in the global economy.
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Gunmen attack Pakistan court
At least 11 killed and 30 wounded as gunmen burst into a courtroom in a busy shopping area in the Pakistan capital. Rough cut (no reporter narration) Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe and across topics including business, financial, national, and international news. For over 160 yea
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Using the Organizer interface
With some images imported into the Organizer, you're ready to manage, optimize, and share your images. Learn about the Organizer interface so you can find your way around easily.
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Interactive tool demonstrating formulae for sine, cosine, and tangent with Theta
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1.1.4 Evaluating information

How well does the following statement describe your approach to evaluating the information that you use?

When I come across a new piece of information (e.g. a website, newspaper article) I consider the quality of the information, and based on that I decide whether or not to use it.

  • 5 – This is an excellent match; this is exactly what I do


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IMC Students Conduct Red Carpet Interviews at Oxford Film Festival
Ole Miss students in the Integrated Marketing & Communications class learned about the media world this past weekend while covering the Oxford Film Festival's red carpet. Students were able to interview filmmakers from around the world, quickly edit and then upload those interviews for all to see. The students say it was an invaluable life experience. To view some of the students' interviews visit: http://www.youtube.com/user/oxfordfilmfest. Video by Mary Stanton.
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Speaker(s): Kate Bell, Duncan Bowie, Howard Reed, Zoe Williams | Seventy years ago the Beveridge Report announced the pursuit of a new settlement, one that would dramatically change the structure of Britain for the better. With this in mind, a new project from Class looks at what Beveridge's analysis of society can teach us about the Giant Evils of today and how can we use this to chart an alternative course for a welfare state - orSocial State - fit for a new settlement in 2015. This event at t
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Listen: Religious Pluralism and Values in the Public Sphere
Lenn Goodman, professor of philosophy and the Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities, has a new book, Religious Pluralism and Values in the Public Sphere (Cambridge University, 2014), in which he argues that our commitments to our own ideals and norms need not mean dogmatism or intolerance. Goodman contends that we can respect onekeep reading »
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Reading Trainer App for iPad
'Reading Trainer improves your reading speed and retention rate with 12 challenging and fun exercises. ▪ #1 Education App in 20 countries ▪ Top chart position in over 70 countries ▪ Our iPhone version is App Store Rewind Award Winner 2011 – iPhone App of the Year DE, CH, AT- Significant increases in your reading speed - Eye-exercises and improvements in your mental capacity This app provides everything you need to read texts of all types faster, more effectively and most of
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NASA's Space to Ground is your weekly update on what's happening aboard the International Space Station. Got a question or comment? Use #spacetoground to talk to us.
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Latin Lesson 8 - tonsor

This is the 8th Episode in a series of Latin Tutorials based on the Cambridge Latin Course. Perfect for absolute beginners. salve!  In this video series you can see the text from the Cambridge Latin Course on the screen, and it is being read and translated by a person seen in the bottom right of the screen.  While the text is being translated, you also see pictures of what the words mean up above.
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Is your company positioned to turn a failure into a billion-dollar success?
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This video is accompanied by text. "The Dred Scott case played a pivotal role in the 1858 Illinois senate race and in the 1860 presidential election. Eyeing Stephen Douglas’s seat in the Senate, Abraham Lincoln challenged the incumbent to a series of debates. The two politicians differed in almost every respect. Lincoln, a tall and lanky Republican with a high-pitched voice, relied on his wit and integrity to provide a comforting sense of sincerity. Douglas, meanwhile, was a short, barrel-ches
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