Precipitation Trends: 1900-1988
Global land precipitation has increased during the 20th century, especially at the mid and high latitudes, according to a paper published in the November 1997 issue of the Journal of Climate. The paper, written by scientists Drs. Inez Fung, Anthony Del Genio, and Aiguo Dai, is based on a recalibrated compilation and analysis of data from 1900-1988 and confirms previous speculation that land precipitation is increasing. The new research shows a global land trend of a 2.4 mm per decade increase in
Commencement Ceremony Dickinson College May 22, 2011
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The Line (O) and (F) - Crossword
Online crossword on the topic of The Line coordinate geometry. Solutions are provided. Crossword may be printed in hard copy as a homework exercise.
MicrobeWorld Ep. 8: ReGenesis
ReGenesis is an award winning science drama produced by Toronto's Shaftesbury Films that centers on the fictitious North American Biotechnology Advisory Commission. NorBAC's special operations team, headed by the brilliant but unpredictable Molecular Biologist Dr. David Sandström (Peter Outerbridge) and supported by a cast of forensic specialists and CIA operatives, investigates new strains of disease, genetically modified bacteria, and potential bioterror threats or agents. In essence, the sho
Gaeilge - Filíocht Bímse Buan ar Buair Gachló
A crossword based on the poem.
Africa's Diasporas: a continental longing for form?
In 2005 the African Union declared the African diaspora to be the sixth region of the continent. But was the concept of "African Diaspora" understood correctly at the time? This lecture will offer a more complex definition. It will focus on the difference between dispersion and diaspora, the dynamics of identity formation, the contrasts between Indian Ocean and Atlantic processes of diasporization, and the growth of a mixed-race population. Ato Quayson is Professor of English and inaugral Dire
Mahara Tutorial 2: Options (en)
Screencast tutorial for the usage of the e-portfolio software Mahara in the context of the EU-project MOSEP - More self-esteem with my e-portfolio (www.mosep.org). Part 2: Options
Excellence in Public Policy; A Celebration of Julian Le Grands forty years as a leading academic and
For excellent public policy, it is necessary to have a clear idea of both the ends to be achieved (including equity, quality and efficiency), and the means for achieving those ends (including the structure of motivation and incentives, and the appropriate balance between market and state). Julian has made major contributions in all of these areas, and this Seminar is an opportunity for distinguished academics and commentators to reflect on his work while developing their own ideas. Speakers incl
5.2.2 The emergency stop technique
Do you get stressed at the thought of an examination? Does the idea of revision fill you with dread? This unit will provide a host of tips to help you improve your revision and examination techniques and enable you to manage your time effectively by creating a timetable for your revision.
4.10 Nobody is saying anything
The internet is a fantastic source of information for any student, but how do you evaluate the information each site provides? This unit will help you assess the benefits of information technology, providing guidance on the protocols for using email, online conferencing and real time chat as methods of communication.
How to improve a child's spelling
Aimed at children who are experiencing problems in the area of spelling.
El Nino: Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly and Sea Surface Wind Anomaly from September 1996 to Septemb
NCEP sea surface temperature anomaly and FSU COAPS surface wind stress anomaly in the Pacific from September 1996 to September 1997
The history of Minnesota's economic growth
Home today to 20 powerful Fortune 500 companies, Minnesota's remarkable economic growth over the past century is a source of pride and provides a fascinating rags-to-riches tale. What got us here and what might our past tell us about our future? University of Minnesota expert Marvin Lewis (doctoral candidate and research assistant in the Department of Geography) takes a new look at Minnesota's growth.
Spurring Sweet Success
Thanks to Michigan State University, a sweet partnership has helped resurrect Michigan's $444 million sugar beet industry. In 1996 the industry was in peril. Yields hit an all-time low due to pest, disease and production issues that greatly reduced crop health. Farmers were looking to get out of sugar beet farming and switch to more profitable crops. Industry representatives reached out to MSU to help solve the problem.
Food Glorious Food
Lesson involving a brainstorm on why we eat with a follow-up worksheet entitled "Balance your Diet" demonstrating the food groups.
CIF vaccinologie 2011 – Calendriers vaccinaux de l’enfant dans les pays industrialisés.
Cours international francophone de vaccinologie
Hôpital d’instruction des armées du Val-de-Grâce – Ecole du Val-de-Grâce
Titre : CIF vaccinologie 2011 – Calendriers vaccinaux de l’enfant dans les pays industrialisés.
Intervenant : Nicole GUERIN
Résumé : 29 mars 2011 - cours 17 : Calendriers vaccinaux de l’enfant dans les pays industrialisés.
L’auteur n’a pas transmis de conflit d’intérêt concernant les données diffusées dans cett
Cours international francophone de vaccinologie
26.05.2011 – Langsam gesprochene Nachrichten
Trainieren Sie Ihr Hörverstehen mit authentischen Materialien. Nutzen Sie die Nachrichten der Deutschen Welle von Donnerstag – als Text und als verständlich gesprochene Audio-Datei. Die Staats- und Regierungschefs der acht größten Industriestaaten (G 8) kommen an diesem Donnerstag im französischen Badeort Deauville zu einem zweitägigen Gipfeltreffen zusammen. Dabei geht es zunächst um die Folgen der Atomkatastrophe von Fukushima. Angesichts des Wandels in Nahost und
Many astronomers and scientists believe that Earth is due for a collision with a comet while many others do not. What is your opinion? This lesson will help shape your opinions about this topic.