HILT Symposium 2012
The inaugural HILT Symposium opened a Harvard-wide conversation, engaging faculty and students in dialogue, debate, and the sharing of ideas about pedagogical innovation. The event convened invited members of the Harvard community and presenters from within Harvard and externally who offered interesting and informative perspectives on teaching and learning in higher education, with an emphasis on evidence-based approaches.
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Arid Zone, Fertile Ground
The unique landscape surrounding UNSW's Fowlers Gap Arid Zone Research Station near Broken Hill has drawn researchers from around the world for over 40 years, spawning over 300 PhDs and over 1,000 scientific papers. Australia's only arid zone research station, it has enough diverse ecosystems and habitats to provide a vital snapshot of Australia's interior. This is where the most extensive long-term research on the kangaroo has been carried out; indeed the kangaroo sequences for David Attenbor
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Retired Gen. Richard Myers speaks to USAWC Class of 2012
Retired Gen. Richard Myers, the 15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and current Colin L. Powell Chair for National Security, Leadership, Character and Ethics at the National Defense University, spoke to the Army War College Class of 2012 as part of the Commandants Lecture Series.
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Karikaturtegning - test
Lars Johnsen
Et modul, der skal teste upload af karikaturtegninger
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Students, now is your chance to join the Kinect Effect!

Student? Teacher? Excited about the Kinect? Want a chance to win cool stuff and compete with your peers from around the world? Think you have an idea that, with the Kinect, will change the world?

Join the Kinect Effect

The Imagine Cup 2012 Kinect Fun Labs Challenge asks students to think about entertainment with a social conscience and brings the Imagine Cup into the living room. It is a unique opportunity for students to develop applications that change the world wi
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Great Pond Snail--An Overview
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Great Pond Snail. The aptly named great pond snail (Lymnaea stagnalis) is the largest pond snail in Britain. The great pond snail has a shiny yellowish brown shell, with a tall, slender and pointed spire. The great pond snail's body is yellowish grey in color, with a large head and long, flattened tentacles. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connections betw
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Jim Northrup: With Reservations
Jim Northrup: With Reservations is a half-hour portrait of the Anishinaabe / Ojibwe / Chippewa writer/activist from Naagajiwanaang (Fond du Lac) in northern Minnesota. A lively mix of powwows, wild ricing, a moose hunt, the sugar bush, the Vietnam Wall and life on the Rez, we follow Northrup traveling all over the country, living his life in the circle of the seasons.

Arts & Crafts, Traditional, Sports/Hunting, Native American, Social Justice/Protest / Midwest / 1996
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Great Pond Snail Feeding
This short video gives excellent real life, close up footage of a Great Pond Snail feeding. The aptly named great pond snail (Lymnaea stagnalis) is the largest pond snail in Britain. The great pond snail has a shiny yellowish brown shell, with a tall, slender and pointed spire. The great pond snail's body is yellowish grey in color, with a large head and long, flattened tentacles. This is a great resource to help build background knowledge and to help make real world connecti
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Kathleen Ware, Quiltmaker
From the placing of an order to the completion of the last stitch, the film details the entire process of creating a traditional Lone Star quilt. As the quilt grows, so does our knowledge of Kathleen Ware's vibrant spirit as quiltmaker, wife, mother, and grandmother. A film by Sharon Sherman.
Arts & Crafts, Traditional, Women, Aging / Pacific Northwest / 1979
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Easter Bunny Cupcakes
This short video gives step by step directions on making cute Easter Bunny cupcakes. Ingredients are simple and include the following: white cupcakes, white icing, coconut, large marshmallows, mini marshmallows, pink glittery sprinkles, mini pink jelly beans, mini chocolate candies, and gel icing. This is a fun activity for home and for school. (2:05)
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Sweety Bird Treat Using Twinkies and Coconut
This short video gives easy step by step directions on making cute bird treats. Ingredients are simple and include the following: coconut, white melting chocolate, twinkies, brown sprinkles, and jelly candies. This is a fun activity for home and school. (1:18)
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The world's eyes on Syria


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Lesson #046, Monday

fratello = brother

sorella = sister

padre = father

madre = mother

cappotto = coat

giacca = jacket

cintura = belt

calze = nylons, panty hose

gonna = skirt

camicetta = blouse

problema = problem

dizionario = dictionary

macchina = car

aiuto = help

cavallo = horse

comprare = to buy, compro, compri, compra, compriamo, comprate, comprano

imparare = to learn, imparo, impari, impara, imparia
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6.01SC Introduction to Electrical Engineering and Computer Science I (MIT)
This course provides an integrated introduction to electrical engineering and computer science, taught using substantial laboratory experiments with mobile robots. Our primary goal is for you to learn to appreciate and use the fundamental design principles of modularity and abstraction in a variety of contexts from electrical engineering and computer science. Our second goal is to show you that making mathematical models of real systems can help in the design and analysis of those systems. Fina
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Content within individual OCW courses is (c) by the individual authors unless otherwise noted. MIT OpenCourseWare materials are licensed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology under a Creative C

Steroid Hormone Compound Classes
An interactive animation depicting steroid synthesis and enzymatic pathways. Guide question - How are steroid hormones classified? University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Reproductive Physiology Modules: Part 1.2.2.
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Coordination Exam: Anatomy: Exam Tests
The following tests of the neuro exam can be divided according to which system of the cerebellum is being examined: Vestibulocerebellum and spinocerebellum (midline): - Station - Walking - Tandem gait Cerebrocerebellum (appendicular): - Rapid alternating movements - Finger-to-nose - Toe-to-finger - Heel-to-shin - Rebound and check reflex – Speech. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how stru
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tRNA Structure
This animation (start by clicking on image) demonstrates the structure of transfer RNA. A linear sequence of nucleotides anneals into a cruciform shape, which folds into an L form. An aminoacyl bond then forms with an incoming amino acid.
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Investigating Leaf Pigments
The purpose of this resource is to explore what pigments exist in leaves and their importance. Students will conduct an experiment using paper chromatography to separate pigments present in leaves.
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World Bank President Visits CMU
The president of the World Bank, Robert B. Zoellick, spoke at Carnegie Mellon University about the global economic issues he and the bank are presently facing. The event was moderated by Professor Kiron Skinner, associate professor of social and decision sciences and director of CMU's Center for International Relations and Politics (CIRP) and sponsored by CIRP, the Thomas M. Kerr, Jr. Prelaw Program and the Global Studies Major. Zoellick, the 11th president of the World Bank, was previously vi
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