The Battle of Okinawa (10/11) - Battlefield
The Battle of Okinawa, also known as Operation Iceberg, was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and was the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific Theater of World War II as well as the last pitched battle of the entire war. The 82 day long battle lasted from late March through June 1945. The battle has been referred to as the "Typhoon of Steel" in English. The nicknames refer to the ferocity of the fighting, the intensity of gunfire involv
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history of the internet
Email as we know it started in 1965.  The Internet as we know it really started in 1969.  In 1973 the Internet was basically used for email.  Watch this video to find out the history from 1965 to today.
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Introduction To Nutrition as a Career
A 1:42 video that tells the classes needed to work in the field of nutrition and the difference between a registered dietician" compared to a "nutritionist." The video also explains what healthy eating is and how to read food labels and what calories are and more.
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Article :: Adobe Acrobat 9 How-To #109: Commenting and Measuring on a PDF Map
Acrobat 9 Pro Extended (Windows) allows you to mark geographic locations, search for a map location, and add measurement markups on maps with embedded georeference data. Donna L. Baker discusses this powerful new feature.
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3.2 Public or private memorial?

The choice of location has wider implications, too. If the chosen site is in a public place, such as a park or village green in public ownership, then the building is accessible to all. No specific interest controls it (though of course there may be special arrangements made for its upkeep) and no particular individual owns it.

On the other hand, if a memorial is created by a family in memory of an individual, then the location of the memorial reflects that gift. Such memorials are ofte
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PSYC 179 - Lecture 01 - 9/23/2010
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Governing Refugees: Justice, Order, and Legal Plauralism on the Thai-Burma Border [Book event]
Seminar given on 29 October 2014 by Dr Kirsten McConnachie (Refugee Studies Centre), part of the RSC Michaelmas term 2014 Public Seminar Series. Refugee camps are imbued in the public imagination with assumptions of anarchy, danger and refugee passivity. 'Governing Refugees: Justice, Order and Legal Pluralism' marshals empirical data and ethnographic detail to challenge such assumptions, arguing that refugee camps should be recognised as spaces where social capital can not only survive, but thr
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Engineering Biofuels
This video segment adapted from KQED's QUEST profiles the work of Jay Keasling, a synthetic biologist experimenting with ways to produce a cleaner-burning fuel from biological matter, using genetically modified microorganisms. Keasling's approach involves engineering microbes to eat simple sugars found in plant matter and then excrete fuel. The video explains the two techniques that may enable Keasling to accomplish this: metabolic engineering and directed evolution. It also suggests that creati
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COBHAM, Kent. Detail of traditional conical roofs and cowls of oasthouses near Cobham. Photographed by Eric de Mare in 1956.


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Tafels oefenen nu : Maaltafels oefenen
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Met deze app oefenen leerlingen de maaltafels. Je kan kiezen uit twee spelletjes. Ofwel kies je één tafel waarmee je wil oefen, ofwel komen alle tafels door elkaar aan bod. Leerlingen lopen op de wereldbol en laten het mannetje naar …


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Haiku's about band instruments
This is a video of band members reciting Haikus they wrote about their instruments.  (02:55)
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5 Effective use of problem solving skills

The purpose of this assessment course is for you to create a portfolio of your work to represent your skills in problem solving within your study or work activities. This will involve using criteria to help you select examples of your work that clearly show you can use and improve your skills in problem solving. However, by far the most important aim is that you can use this assessment process to support your learning and improve your performance overall.

Using problem-solving skills is
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2.7 Arithmetical properties of complex numbers

The set of complex numbers satisfies all the properties previously given for arithmetic in Author(s): The Open University

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Una insolacion o golpe de calor
Una insolacion o golpe de calor.
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The week ahead: Courting Xi
Voters take to the polls in Canada, President Xi Jinping begins the first state visit by a Chinese leader to Britain in a decade and local elections are held in Ukraine
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Nellie Bly-Journalist
A comical show about AJ and the crew who travel back in time to late 19th century to talk to Nellie Bly.  Nellie Bly was a journalist who faked her own insanity in order to investigate the terrible conditions of America's asylums.

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Supporting children’s learning in the early years
How do young children learn, and how can adults help them? This album looks at how nursery teachers support children in their development. We follow a practitioner’s day, looking at how she works with children, observes and plans for further activities while she also records her thoughts and ideas using a video camera. Further video tracks reveal how creativity is nurtured in young children to develop their abilities, how an artist in residence works with nursery children, as well as how the
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Finding the Middle of Nowhere: Horology - The Study of Time
Location: Echo Mountain. Year: 2017. The Scrappy Duo uncover echoes in Time as they learn about the unfortunate history of Echo Mountain. (04:44)
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Corruption in Business and Government
This video is accompanied by text. "In the decades between the end of the Civil War and the turn of the twentieth century, new technologies, cheap immigrant labor, maturing methods of industrialization, and a mechanized, streamlined transportation system of railroads and steam-powered ships proved a formula for astoundingly rapid growth in the business sector. Government, however, could not keep pace with these changes. Governments were naive about business and the ways that individuals and comp
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Karen Chilton in Migration Rhapsody
See the full performance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6e4cvzuHwjg In conjunction with the "One-Way Ticket" exhibition, Terrance McKnight, a host on New York City classical music station WQXR, curates an evening of music and performance with artists including Jim Davis, Kevin Maynor, Karen Chilton, Bill T. Jones, Alicia Hall Moran, Jason Moran, Damien Sneed, Bill Sims Jr., Ricky Gordon, Bob Stewart, and others.
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