Balance: Using the Karate Kid Method
This 1:31 video shows how to learn to balance using the Karate Kid one leg in the air method. A good exercise for all ages.
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Magnetic Pole Reversals
Bernard Brunhes' study of volvanic eruptions led to the discovery of the Earth's magnetic field reversal. This 2:34 long video explains how his work revealed that the Earth's magnetic poles had reversed itself. Some evidence that the same thing happened on Mars.
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How Helicopters Work
This 1:20 video explains how helicopters use various degrees of balance and rotation to fly and what the pilot has to do to control one.
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Salt Lake City, Utah Area Flyover during Winter (NASM2002)
Landsat 7 imagery is combined here with terrain elevation data to create a view of the Salt Lake City area. This image was taken in the Winter of 2001 and can be compared to identical animations using images taken at other times of the year. This visualization was created for the NASM2002 presentation and is based on a earlier visualizations created for the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.
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Let the Textbook Revolution Begin

Textbook Revolution is a student-run site dedicated to increasing the use of free educational materials by teachers and professors. We want to get these materials into classrooms. On this site you'll find links and reviews of textbooks and select educational re
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Les noces de la politique et de la communication

"Entretiens du Jeu de Paume" vendredi 17 juin, samedi 18 juin et dimanche 19 juin 2011, l'UTLS et le Château de Versailles présenteront à Versailles la seconde édition des Entretiens du Jeu de Paume autour du thème de la séparation des pouvoirs.

Les noces de la politique et de la communication

Sophie Coignard, journaliste à l'hebdomadaire Le Point, spécialiste des enquêtes sur les conflits d'intérêts
Cynthia Fleury, philosophe, C
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7.5 Active and passive tags
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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960 Grid System
The 960 Grid System is an effort to streamline web development workflow.
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USC Dentistry: International Periodontal & Implant Symposium 2011 (Lynch)
Edward Lynch presented a lecture titled "Rationale for the Use of Ozonated Water instead of Water in Ultrasonic Periodontal Therapy" as part of the 36th annual USC Periodontal and Implant Symposium held in Los Angeles in 2011. Lynch is head of dental education and research at Warwick University. He previously held the position of professor of restorative dentistry and gerodontology at Queen's University Belfast and served as a consultant in restorative dentistry to the Royal Hospitals. In April
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Photo Slideshow: UA Camp Teaches Youth the Art of Acting
The Wildcat Junior Drama Camp, part of UA's Arizona Youth University, teaches middle school students about the world of theatre arts. During the summer camp, students work on script and scene development and practice performing.
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Justice with Michael Sandel - CCCB: Bioethics: Designer children
Should parents be able to "design" their children based on genetic preferences? What are the dangers of turning children into commodities and childbearing into an extension of the consumer society? From a lecture at the Centre of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona, as edited for broadcast on Spanish television (Soy Camara).
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XNA: Game Development - Creating Player Animation

Animating objects in your game requires setting them up right. In this video, David Thany walks you through creating a sprite strip that animates your player character. Watch, then follow along at http://create.msdn.com/education/tutorial/2dgame/animating_the_player.

We will be featuring a new XNA Game Development video each Monday for the next ten weeks. 
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ENGL 200-01, Creative Writing: Introductory Poetry Workshop, Spring 2007
This syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs By the course instructor.,This class will introduce students to principles of good poetry, including prosody, through readings of work by outside writers in Good Poems, edited by Garrison Keillor, and through essays from Richard Hugo's The Triggering Town and Rainer Maria Rilke's Letters To A Young Poet. You will complete writing exercises assigned in class and in The Practice of Poetry edited by Robin Behn and Cha
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From Electrical Engineering to Macroeconomics
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Impact Conference 2011 - 11:30 to 13:45 - Welcome and introduction; Panel 1; Panel 2
Investigating Academic Impact. A conference at the London School of Economics on Monday 13 June 2011. Academics are increasingly being pressed to provide evidence of impact from their research on the world outside academia. And universities will have to provide evidence of impact as part of the new Research Excellence Framework. But there is confusion about the different definitions of impact that exist amongst funding bodies and research councils, and also about methods of measuring impact. Thi
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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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what IS it? http://www.etotheipiplusone.net/?p=1426
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5 Things You May Not Know About NYIT!
5 Things You May Not Know About NYIT! Produced by Carleton Group, 2011. New York Institute of Technology (NYIT).
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6.5 Bills and the Scottish Parliament

Bills in the Scottish Parliament are very similar, in terms of layout, structure and the conventions of legislative drafting, to Bills of the UK Parliament. This is primarily because the Acts of the Scottish Parliament (ASPs) to which they are intended to give rise form part of the UK ‘statute book’ alongside existing statute law.

The stages of a Bill through the Scottish Parliament will depend on a number of factors, as not all Bills follow the same process. The difference bet
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5.2.1 A literal approach

One way in which we can interpret a rule is by treating it literally. Very simply this means looking at the words which comprise the rule, and at the way in which they are put together, and applying the rule ‘as is’ to a factual situation to which it applies. An example would be: ‘Dog owners are not permitted to let their dogs off the lead in the park’. If this is applied literally, it would mean that a person who did not own a dog, but who took a friend's dog to the park, w
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