Searching in the UNIX Directory
The structure of the directory space and subjects search behaviors in the UNIX operating system environment are examined. Protocol analysis with two subjects and survey of the contents of the directory space of all users of E-VAX and X-VAX systems in the Architecture and Computer Science Systems at Carnegie Mellon University were conducted. Depth first search characterized both the organization of the directories and the behavior of the subjects. Single step as opposed to multiple step traversal
Author(s): Akin, Omer, Baykan, Can D. and Rao, Radha D.

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The week ahead: May 4th 2012


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I'm Comic Sans, Asshole by Mike Lacher (monologue read by Tom O'Bedlam)
Warning - this contains foul language, naughty words and general obscenity. Mike has a wonderful comic talent. I found the original by accident here, posted on 15th June 2010: http://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/im-comic-sans-asshole then I did a search and found many references to it on the web. Here's one in the Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/07/19/comic-sans-asshole_n_903392.html Here's Mike's website which contains many other gems: http://mikelacher.com/ Mike's parod
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One Step Pregnancy Dipstick Test
This pharmacological procedure demonstrates the procedure in a pregnancy test.  The One Step Pregnancy Test Strip would be used in the test, utilizing a combination of antibodies including a monoclonal hCG antibody to selectively detect elevated levels of hCG.
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WQM207 Unit 4
This web page is Unit 4 of the WQM207 course (Operations and Controls of Activated Sludge Systems) at Red Rocks Community College. It covers control systems.
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How to Build A Road (Interactive)
The Alaska Highway is a stretch of road that runs 1,520 miles from Dawson Creek, British Columbia to Fairbanks, Alaska. Its construction began in 1942 in the discontinuous permafrost zone, where the soil is frozen solid in some places and boggy in others. In this interactive activity from the American Experience Web site, learn about the unexpected geology and weather-related challenges faced by Army road crews as they built over frozen earth and swampland in the midst of changing temp
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James Garfield's Presidency
President James Garfield was and outgoing and a well-read man, although he had a weakness in policy making. In this video clip, watch the events unfold as President James Garfield's involvement in civil service reforms leads to his assassination. (3:53)

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3.320 Atomistic Computer Modeling of Materials (SMA 5107) (MIT)
This course uses the theory and application of atomistic computer simulations to model, understand, and predict the properties of real materials. Specific topics include: energy models from classical potentials to first-principles approaches; density functional theory and the total-energy pseudopotential method; errors and accuracy of quantitative predictions: thermodynamic ensembles, Monte Carlo sampling and molecular dynamics simulations; free energy and phase transitions; fluctuations and tra
Author(s): Ceder, Gerbrand,Marzari, Nicola

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Bill Gates Biography - BBC Documentary 5 of 6
5:13 Bill Gates Biography - BBC Documentary 5 of 6. William Henry "Bill" Gates III Justice Dept. charges Microsoft and the stock dros.
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Cheetah: Price of Speed - Cheetah: Price of Speed (Full Episode)
She goes 0-60 MPH in just a few strides, but it'll take more than speed to keep pace with the savannah's top predators. (46:38)
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Clark Barrett, "The Evolution of Human Brain Specializations: A New Look" Part 2
Dr. Clark Barrett, Associate Professor in the UCLA Department of Anthropology Abstract: The social sciences have arrived at an impasse with respect to a key concept in the understanding of the evolution of the human brain and behavior: the concept of a psychological adaptation. While everyone seems to agree in principle that the nature / nurture dichotomy is invalid, debates about adaptations in the brain continue to get hung up on dichotomies like innate / learned, flexible / automatic, and s
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"The Hot Air Show" Episode 9c: March 19, 2012
The Sustainable Development Law and Policy publication held their annual symposium entitled "On the Brink: Environmental Conflicts Along the Path to Sustainable Development." This is the third in a series of podcasts from that symposium. This panel focused on international conflicts over natural resources. This included a discussion of the formation and resolution of natural resource conflicts and post-conflict peacebuilding strategies. International environmental laws and policies as they relat
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Leçon 4 - Partie 2 : Débat sur la mise en scène documentaire

Un débat organisé à partir de l'ouvrage de François Niney : "Le documentaire et ses faux-semblants" qui interroge la nature des images à la télévision et au cinéma.

A quoi reconnaît-on un documentaire ? Qu'est-ce qui distingue, à l'écran, le monde réel d'un monde fictionnel ? Entre ceux qui croient aveuglément à l'objectivité des prises de vue (actualités ou archives) et ceux qui leur dénient toute vérité, n'y voyant que "mise en scène", le
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Coming Home to Cabot House: Krystal Tung '13
Harvard College's unusual House system brings faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates together under one roof in smaller communities that encourage residents to develop as people as well as scholars. Find out why Cabot House resident Krystal Tung '13 says that the place where she lives is also the place where she explores, creates, connects, and, above all, learns.
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Conductors and Electric Fields in Static Equilibrium
OpenStax College
List the three properties of a conductor in electrostatic equilibrium. Explain the effect of an electric field on free charges in a conductor. Explain why […]

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Bone growth and repair
Describes the growth of a long bone, and the process of bone fracture repair. Andy Meal – lecturer in Biological Sciences, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Physiotherapy, University of Nottingham.
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Re-Defining the Museal Object in Mao and post-Mao China. Anthropology Departmental Seminar
In this Anthropology Departmental seminar Michael Rowlands (University College London) discusses 'Re-Defining the Museal Object in Mao and post-Mao China'. 13 May 2011.
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On the concept of cultural transmission. Anthropology Departmental Seminar
In this Anthropology Departmental Seminar, Roy Ellen (University of Kent) discusses 'On the concept of cultural transmission' (18 February 2011).
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Beasley Coliseum Hosts An Evening with Jeff Foxworthy
Jeff Foxworthy stops in Pullman, Washington for an unforgettable performance at Beasley Coliseum on Saturday, September 15, 2012. Tickets are available at all TicketsWest outlets, or at the Beasley Coliseum box office beginning August 1. For more information, visit beasley.wsu.edu or www.jefffoxworthy.com
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6 The relations among mental phenomena

There is no escaping the fact that want of sympathy condemns us to a corresponding stupidity. Mephistopheles thrown upon real life, and obliged to manage his own plots, would inevitably make blunders.

(George Eliot, Adam Bede)

We have seen that it seems natural to say that while it is possible for machines and angels to have intellects superior to ours, it is also natural to say that
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