Free Enterprise or Decline? The Future of Latin America
Presented in 1985 as a part of the Mises Institute's "Washington Seminar Series" in Washington DC. Includes an introduction by Stephen Morrell. [59:20]

Jim Tiedje at the 2011 DOE JGI User Meeting
Jim Tiedje of Michigan State University on "Tackling Metagenomics' Largest Challenge: The Great Prairie Project" at the 6th annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 24, 2011.
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Prankster Cam: -fl-
How does Annie hypnotize vowels? Why is Francine so mad at the letter -y-? Watch the pranksters take on punctuation rules in these stand-up phonics routines. The goals for this segment are consonant blends -fl- and -fr-. (1:10)
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Los misterios de la Luna (The History Channel) - parte 1 de 3
Durante miles de años, la humanidad ha encontrado consuelo con su presencia. Ha sido un faro para los viajeros nocturnos, un reloj para los agricultores y una guía para los marineros en el mar. Para algunas culturas, ha sido incluso un dios. Es el único cuerpo cósmico que ha sido visitado por seres humanos. A distancia, la luminosidad de la Luna nos ha fascinado desde el principio de los tiempos. Además, un examen más cercano a este faro en la oscuridad
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2014 FULL Morning Commencement Ceremony -- College of Charleston
More than 1,600 graduates walked across the Cistern stage, representing 40 states, 22 countries and the many entrepreneurial ventures, scientific discoveries, published works and sustainability efforts they developed at the College. The morning undergraduate commencement ceremonies featured the School of Business; School of Education, Health and Human Performance; and School of Sciences and Mathematics. The afternoon ceremony featured the School of the Arts; School of Humanities and Social Scie
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A Comparison of General Medical Consults and Clinical Ethics Consults: What Can We Learn from Each O
By: WentzMR Dr. Wayne Shelton, Professor in the Department of Medicine at the Alden March Bioethical Institute in Albany, NY, discusses his article coauthored with Dr. Cynthia Geppert, appearing in the April 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, which describes the differences between, and the complementary perspectives of, medical and ethical consultations. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(12)00206-6/fulltext
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The History of Dwight Eisenhower
In this video clip, from Indigo Film, learn more about Dwight Eisenhower, the US Commander of Operation Overlord and his achievements as a general in World War II. (11:34)
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De Olympische winterspelen : Ontstaan, disciplines
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Je vindt in deze presentatie informatie over de Olympische winterspelen, het ontstaan van de Olympische spelen en de disciplines van de winterspelen.


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Ex Cathedra : Het leren zoals het was
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Is er een verschil tussen het studentenleven nu en dat van pakweg 300 jaar geleden? Wat leerden de studenten zoal aan de universiteit? Hoe verliepen de examens? Waarom verbleven de jongste studenten in een pedagogie? Was er veel wedijver tussen de …


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Spark : Praten met kinderen met autisme
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Via deze website is het mogelijk om met kinderen met autisme te communiceren. Op eenvoudige vragen kan aan de hand van foto's een antwoord worden gegeven. De site heeft nu reeds meer dan 6000 van die vragen met afbeeldingen beschikbaar. …


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信号処理特論
Realization of FIR and IIR systems and parasitic effects, robust digital filters, multirate signal processing(sampling rate alteration), filter banks, wavelets, adaptive filters, digital signal processors, etc.
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Issues in Survey Research Design
Leads participants through the process of designing their own survey. Examines the major decisions faced by a health researcher who wants to design and implement a survey. Explores the potential sources of bias associated with alternative approaches to sample design, respondent recruitment, data collection methods (interviews in-person or by telephone, computer assisted interviews, or mail surveys) instrument design, and field administration. Participants prepare a defensible proposal for a surv
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Total Knee Arthroplasty Outcomes in Top-ranked and Non-top-ranked Orthopaedic Hospitals: An Analysis
By: WentzMR Dr. Peter Cram, Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, in Iowa City, IA, discusses his article appearing in the April 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, which compares outcomes for Medicare patients undergoing primary total knee arthroplasty in US News and World Report top-ranked orthopedic hospitals and competing non–top-ranked hospitals. The study found that top-ranked hospitals did not have lower complication rates, readmission
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8. Flourishing and Detachment
Philosophy and the Science of Human Nature (PHIL 181) Professor Gendler begins with a discussion of the Stoic philosopher Epictetus, who argued that once we recognize that some things are up to us and other things are not up to us, we can see that happiness requires detaching ourselves from our desires and focusing instead on our attitudes and interpretations. Three pieces of advice from Epictetus about how to cultivate such detachment are provided, along with contemporary examples. A similar t
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D-Day Paratroopers Geared Up
In this video clip, check out the equipment paratroopers of the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions used on D-Day. In this video clip of History's Mail Call, host R. Lee Ermey demonstrates 1942 jump suits, a switchblade, rope, first aid kit, cricket clickers and more. (4:35)
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Thomas Jefferson's Agricultural Life
When Americans visit Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello in Virginia, they’re visiting the home of one of history’s most impassioned farmers. A tour of Monticello today reveals part of his legacy in carefully maintained gardens and grounds. It’s where this founding father performed countless experiments of his own developing new edibles. In this video clip, learn more about Thomas Jefferson and his agricultural life. (03:32)
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Shakespeare App for Android
'Shakespeare is a free app with the complete works of Shakespeare (41 plays, 154 sonnets and 6 poems, including doubtful works).• CUSTOMIZE YOUR READING EXPERIENCE by choosing from a variety of color combinations, change the font family and size, and jump around to different scenes. • QUALITY TEXTS are a top priority and our team spent over two years compiling and editing the best references available. • DETAILED SCENE BREAKDOWNS give you an overview of the scenes within
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UN Ideas That Changed The World - Richard Jolly Marant
Honorary Professor and Research Associate of the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex and co-ordinator of the UN Intellectual History Project draws on the 17-volume official history of the UN
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Anatomy of a Firework (Interactive)
Fireworks have changed a great deal in the 1,000 years since they were first developed in China. This interactive activity from the NOVA Web site details some of the most important chemical and structural features that allow fireworks to fly higher and burst more loudly and colorfully than ever before.  Students can explore the inner anatomy of a firework through this interactive website.
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Radio Caroline - A Pirate's Tale (6)
9:16 From the BBC 2 Arena programme. Part 1 of 8 Radio Caroline Pirate Radio attacks a conservative society. The future of Radio in England shows the history and complaints are exactly the same ones they make today regarding music piracy on the internet. Robert Kennedy sends messages to the youth of Britan!
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