Drum Roll Please Activity
This activity develops the real-world connections and relationships between the rock properties found in Lesson 5 and the important engineering properties for designing and building caverns (or tunnels, mines, building foundations, etc.). The student teams will use importance factors called "desirability points" to mathematically determine the overall best rocks to build caverns within.
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Europe's Emerging New Energy Policy [Audio]
Speaker(s): Andris Piebalgs | Since the call of the Hampton Court European Council for a European Energy Policy the Commission has been actively answering this challenge, with a new set of concrete proposals to address the three challenge of competitiveness, sustainability and security of supply expected from the Commission during the second half of 2007. Commissioner Piebalgs will outline these challenges and Europe's emerging responses. Andris Piebalgs has been European energy commissioner sin
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The First Legacy Games: the physical and socio-economic transformation of East London [Audio]
Speaker(s): Andrew Altman; Councillor Paul Brickell; Professor Ricky Burdett; Roger Taylor | This event explores the planning and physical development of the Olympic Park after the 2012 games as well as the wider socio-economic benefits the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games are bringing. Andrew Altman is chief executive of the Olympic Park Legacy Company. Paul Brickell is executive member for Olympics and public affairs at Newham council and chief executive of Leaside Regeneration. Ricky Burdett
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To Show That Light is Required for Photosynthesis
Details of how to carry out an experiment to show that light is required for photosynthesis.
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Pacific Temperature Anomalies with Graph
This animation shows the El Nino-La Nina Sea Surface Temperature Anomaly from January 1997 through July 1999. A graph inset shows the global average sea surface temperature fluctuation during this time period.
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GSO 50th Anniversary
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2 An introduction to the process view of business operations
The management of processes or operations is the very essence of any kind of business enterprise, and it is critically important that they are designed and managed well. This course taster uses case studies and models to illustrate the importance of effective operations management and outlines the steps to preparing your own operations proposal.
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Horizon to full Galaxy
This is a conceptual animation of the Milky Way Galaxy.
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Nobel Literature Prize Documentary 2010, Mario Vargas Llosa
See a short excerpt from a portrait of Mario Vargas Llosa, Nobel Prize in Literature 2010. To see the full documentary: http://nobelprize.org/mediaplayer/index.php?id=1588
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Geraamte en spieren : Contractwerk
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In dit contractwerk krijgen leerlingen verschillende opdrachten rond het geraamte en de spieren.

Volgende opdrachten zitten in het contractwerk:

  • Delen van het skelet benoemen;
  • Vragen beantwoorden over de …

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My Mechanical Ear Can Hear!
Students are introduced to various types of hearing impairments and the types of biomedical devices that engineers have designed to aid people with this physical disability.
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Olyfran Vlaanderen : Vijfentwintigste wedstrijd rond Frans
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Olyfran Vlaanderen is een sensibiliseringsactie voor de Franse taal en de culturen van de landen van de Francofonie in de vorm van wedstrijden vooral m.b.t. het hedendaagse, vooral gesproken Frans. Het wil scholen …


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Frisse lucht op het vliegtuig: een klachtenbrief schrijven
Bij deze opdracht moet je je voorstellen dat je voor een reisbureau werkt. Heel wat klanten hebben klachten over de airconditioning in het vliegtuig. Je luistert naar de klachten van de klanten, haalt er de meest essentiƫle informatie uit en verwerkt deze informatie in een klachtenbrief.
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Making Movement Easier 2
Printable worksheet outlining an experiment that explores how using a ramp can make lifting easier.
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Vaginal Birth
This patient education program reviews female reproductive anatomy and explains vaginal birth. It also discusses the stages of labor and delivery, as well as potential risks and complications. This is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
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A creepy invitation
You examine a leaflet which is advertising a Halloween party. In doing this you pay particular attention to the specific choice of words which makes everything sound so creepy. At the end of this task you can create a creepy invitation.
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Vliegtuigen spotten: een gevaarlijke hobby?
De student leest twee krantenartikels over vliegtuigspotters. Na het lezen van de artikels moet de student: - de hoofdgedachte uit het artikel afleiden; - de betekenis van uitdrukkingen afleiden uit de context; - een verband zoeken tussen beide artikels; - evalueren of het avontuur van de vliegtuigspotters goed afgelopen is.
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Hypoglycemia (Spanish)
This patient education program discusses hypoglycemia including the symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, and management of the condition. It also reviews the function of blood sugar in the body. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute.
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NeuroLogic Exam: Welcome
Introduces NeuroLogic Exam, a neuroscience tutorial that explores the relationship between neuroanatomy and the neurologic examination. The first principle of neurologic diagnosis is regional or anatomical localization. In order to become skillful the student must understand how structure relates to function of the nervous system. The neurologic examination permits "dissection" of the nervous system and localizes the disease when present. Instead of simply memorizing the components of the exam,
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