Science Bulletins: Genes in the Urban Environment
Much of who we are biologically is determined by an interplay between our genes and the environment we live in. To learn how the transition of human populations from rural to urban lifestyles may be affecting the body's susceptibility to disease, researchers from North Carolina State University traveled to Morocco to study the genetic makeup of three communities living in three distinct environments: nomadic, rural, and urban. Although the genes among the groups were quite similar, the expressi
TechEd Europe Keynote with Brad Anderson and Jason Zander | TechEd Europe 2012
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The 10 Tallest Mountains
A beautiful, inspirational, and educational serenade by the HJ Park Kay Choir. A visual is given of each mountain along with name, height, and where it is located. This is a great resource to use in conjunction with non-fiction texts and/or lessons on this topic. (1:41)
Economic Update: "Banks, Banksters and Crisis Finance"
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Legal Problems: Graham Virgo and Janet O'Sullivan
The Faculty of Law holds an annual Open Day for undergraduate students, at which members of the Faculty discuss the Faculty, the Cambridge admissions system, and the benefits studying Law at Cambridge, The Open Day gives potential students, and their parents and teachers, a chance to look around the Faculty and the Squire Law Library, meet members of Faculty staff, and ask any questions they might have. In this lecture, Professor Graham Virgo and Doctor Janet O'Sullivan consider some legal ques
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Velda Pine Moth Pupation Creepshow
This could be from a Sci-Fi mutant insect invasion movie - but it's actually 100% nature! These are actual photos and video documenting the pupation process of the Velda Pine Moth (Coloradia velda), a member of the Saturniidae family of giant silk moths. This pupation process normally happens a few inches underground, in a small chamber constructed in the soft earth by the caterpillar. After spending the winter in this underground cocoon chamber, it develops, emerges from the pupal case and
Matthieu Ballandone presents "K.J. Arrow's Economics of Science and Endogenous Growth"
Matthieu Ballandone, University of Québec and University of Angers, presents "K.J. Arrow's Economics of Science and Endogenous Growth" at the 13th Annual Summer Institute for the History of Economic Thought conference at the Jepson School of Leadership Studies. July 2, 2012
Jim Knight (Roche) at the 2012 SFAF Meeting
By: JGI Jim Knight on "454 Sequencing: The Road to the Future" at the 2012 Sequencing, Finishing, Analysis in the Future Meeting held June 5-7, 2012 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Los grandes castillos - Galería de imágenes.
Aquí tienen una galería de imágenes de los grandes castillos. 2:54
HPV Vaccine is Working
A new study shows that the prevalence of human papillomavirus (HPV) in women receiving the HPV vaccine Gardasil has significantly decreased. There is also a decrease amongst women who have not had the vaccine, because of their protection through herd immunity.
From Sydney With Love - What does it take to make a BOLLYWOOD film?
What does it take to make a BOLLYWOOD film?
Fossil Fuel (Oil)
In this module, the following topics are covered: 1) the global dependence of transportation on oil, 2) the threat to energy security posed by concentration of oil in a few countries, 3) the […]
Rebellion of the Underworld
The Why of the 9 Divisibility Rule Khan Academy
Why you can test divisibility by 9 by just adding the digits. (05:08)
A Diamond Poem
A resource for the teaching of Irish